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October 31, 2012
Naturally designed wedding stationary
When Ann-Marie Edmondson contacted us to tell us about her gorgeous ethically produced wedding stationary and decorations, we were not only bowled over by the products, but also by the lengths the company takes to make sure they are all created using sustainably sourced materials.
Paper Tree has all manner of hand crafted wedding invitations, coloured paper petals, roses, flowers and garlands made from eco-friendly Saa paper. Saa paper is a sustainable resource made from the bark of the Mulberry tree. The tree is a persistently growing perennial regenerating itself after harvest and the bark can be made into a natural paper without destroying the tree.
We particularly like these pretty paper rosebud cards which can be personalised as wedding invitations or menus for your wedding reception. By the way, the rose buds can also be bought separately in case you want to create your own hand made wedding invitations.
October 18, 2012
Folly Farms Autumn Wedding Fair
Don’t miss Folly Farm's Wedding Day on Saturday 10th November, from 10am to 4pm.
Located in the beautiful Chew Valley, between Bristol and Bath, Folly Farm could be the wedding venue of your dreams…a magical place to plight your troth with birdsong and wildflowers in spring and summer, apple trees and golden leaves in autumn, wood smoke and wide skies in winter - it's a wonderful wedding venue for all seasons.
The Farm holds a full license for civil ceremonies, delicious food and drink can be supplied by their Michelin starred caterers, and delightful en-suite guest accommodation is available in the farmhouse and studios.
On Saturday 10th November the Farm will have a host of wedding experts on hand - from caterers to florists - so you can glean plenty of information about their services, and get advice on how to make the most of your special day.
Philip Neimand and the team will be laying on free refreshments and guided tours around this truly romantic wedding venue. Admission is free.
Please go to folly Farm's website, email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01275 331590 for more information.
Posted in Green Wedding Venues
October 15, 2012
Jennie Hill's wedding photography
Jennie Hill contacted us a few weeks ago to tell us about her uniquely joyful photography style and we were totally smitten!
Based in Dorset and working as a wedding photographer in Dorset, Devon and Hampshire, Jennie Hill is a farmer's daughter born and bred in the West Country. This must be what makes her an expert on the beautiful light and landscapes that the hills and valleys of that part of the world evoke.
Her style seems to offer a quirky mix of soft country and vintage all rolled into one - quite a new look and thoroughly on trend, as far as we're concerned.
October 02, 2012
Autumn wedding event in a tent ...
Our friends in Llangollen, Event-in-a-Tent, are throwing open their doors to prospective eco chic wedding couples planning their nuptials in that part of the UK.
They say you will certainly get your marriage started in style in one of their stunning tipis, dancing the night away, a perfect place to party with fairy lights and fabulous glowing fires. The ultimate venue for either a summer wedding or Christmas celebration, which no one will forget in a hurry.
If you fancy finding out more about these fabulous giant tipis and how they could transform your green wedding into a mini festival, then do go along to their open day in a couple of weeks time.
What: Event-in-a-Tent Autumn Open Day
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