Month: January 2015

Woodland wedding inspiration

Our good friend Kirsten Butler – AKA The Little Wedding Helper – knows a thing or two about wedding styling. We met her at a wedding fair at Bristol Zoo (yes, you can get married at the zoo!) about five years ago and since then we’ve watched her win countless awards and style hundreds of south west weddings.

Kirsten recently sent us this beautiful shoot, photographed by the uber-talented Frances Taylor and shot at Bristol wedding venue Arnos Vale. Did you know that you can get married there in the woods at twilight? How romantic is that?

Of course, being The Paper Bride, the bit we’re lusting over most is the stunning hand-illustrated stationery by Harriet de Winton. If we could get married again, we’d so be choosing this!

Woodland wedding ceremony
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Rustic DIY ideas

Happy new year! We are back on the blog after a little break and can’t wait to bring you a whole lot of paper prettiness. If you got engaged at Christmas, congratulations – and welcome to the wonderful world of weddings! It’s a lovely place to be.

The rustic look is still so popular, especially for country weddings or if you’re thinking of booking a marquee or barn venue. You can really go to town with DIY too when your venue is a blank canvas – and we don’t just mean bunting! Here are a few of our favourite ideas… (more…)