28 02, 2019

Dean & Annie | Calke Abbey Wedding | UK Wedding Blog

2019-02-28T14:02:52+00:00February 28th, 2019|

Calke Abbey Wedding | Derbyshire Wedding Venues

Dean & Annie | Hanson Leatherby Photography

We are so delighted to finally be sharing the gorgeous wedding of Dean & Annie. If you followed last years’ Blogging Bride posts, you’ll recognise this lovely couple. Annie blogged her wedding planning journey for us throughout 2018, so it was amazing to see all of those plans come together for their big day.

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26 02, 2019

Choosing Your First Dance Song | UK Wedding Blog

2019-02-27T11:37:34+00:00February 26th, 2019|

Humpston & Bull Photography

The concept of a ‘First Dance’ has been a tradition in European and American weddings for quite some time. For some, it’s an easy choice: if you’re a couple that have ‘a song’ then your decision will have been made almost instantly. But for others, it’s not that easy. Perhaps you don’t have the same taste in music, or you had your first smooch to a novelty song that just isn’t quite ‘first dance’ material… Here are some top tips to help you narrow down the search.

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19 02, 2019

Visiting Wedding Fayre’s | Blogging Bride Amanda

2019-02-19T15:11:36+00:00February 19th, 2019|

Read our Blogging Bride Amanda’s latest instalment in her wedding planning blogs…

I am a huge fan of wedding fayre, shows, events. My fiancé on the other hand, is not. We went to one at Calke Abbey where different suppliers showcase their ideas. This was the first time we had looked inside The Riding School, apart from a lot of stalking on their Instagram. We walked in to the space, saw the high ceiling, spoke to someone from Honeysuckle & Castle and thought THIS IS IT. Booked it.

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6 02, 2019

Chloe & Matt | Calke Abbey Wedding | UK Wedding Blog

2019-02-06T12:21:51+00:00February 6th, 2019|

Chloe & Matt | Calke Abbey Wedding | Honeysuckle & Castle

Chloe & Matt | Calke Abbey wedding | Humpston & Bull Photography

Today we’re delighted to be sharing the wedding of Chloe & Matt, who were married at Calke Abbey’s Riding School in Summer 2018. They had a clear vision from the get go that they wanted to transform the Riding School into a neutral, minimalistic wedding haven. And with the help of stylist Birds in the Attic, they were able to do so! The combination of perspex touches, lashings of greenery, and even sourcing some gorgeous furniture for the lounge area created this relaxed vibe throughout the whole day.

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