Wedding Hair + Make Up

Wedding Hair + Make Up

I wanted to have my hair up and out of my face, I knew I was now wearing a veil and so we kept the hair simple with a classic but chic loose knot style bun. I love this look, its all over Pinterest and I felt that it worked perfectly with my Mums, now re-styled, veil. Here's some other examples from my Pinterest board.

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DIY wedding decorations on a budget

DIY wedding decorations on a budget

Searching Pinterest for some DIY wedding decorations on a budget and endlessly pinning beautiful images? The thought of decorating your venue might be exciting or it might be daunting, but I have some great ideas to share with you that are super easy to recreate and you can shop straight from this post. Here's what we did for our wedding decor, the wedding themes, and I promise you it's budget-friendly. 

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Our Scottish Wedding Venue

Our Scottish Wedding Venue

When it came to selecting a venue I knew in the back of my mind where I wanted to get married but Ingimar had never been and it wasn't a traditional wedding venue. We planned a trip back to Scotland and booked a few wedding venue visits. They are felt very much the same to me - planned, organised and easy. But this also felt like we were just selecting a package, a very pricey package, but something everyone else does. We wanted something unique…

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Our Wedding Outfits

Our Wedding Outfits

Working our way through our wedding photos, sending out Thank You cards, remembering the big day and reliving all the happy moment. That's what we have been doing recently and it's been the push I needed to sit down and write a few more wedding related posts. Todays is all about our wedding outfits, the gifts we gave each other (how Ingimar spoilt me) and the traditions of 'something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue'.

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Bridal Skin Care

Bridal Skin Care

In the run up to my wedding, as many brides do, I paid a lot more attention to my skin care routine as well as upping the amount of (sometimes infused) water I was drinking. A few months prior to the big day I flew back to Scotland for a dress fitting, and my bridal hair and make up trial.

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DIY Wedding Calligraphy Name Cards

DIY Wedding Calligraphy Name Cards

You seem on Pinterest and on your Instagram feed, beautiful name place cards and table numbers for your wedding but it all adds up and your budget plays heavily on your mind. A lot of our wedding will be DIY and over the next few weeks, maybe months, I plan to share some of the DIY ideas with you. So let's kick this off with calligraphy as I create our name place cards for our wedding.

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