From pastoral scenes to snow-capped mountains, Austria provides a beautiful and unique landscape, perfect for a destination wedding beyond your imagination. Find out all you need to know about getting married in Austria here. Whether you reside in Austria or not, it’s important that you file for your marriage application up to 6 months prior to your wedding date – this is the Certificate of Freedom to Marry bearing the stamp apostille. You’ll then need to wait two to six weeks to receive your confirmed marriage date before you can proceed.
Are you considering heading to the city of love for your destination wedding? With iconic monuments, a romantic atmosphere and a history that people from around the world flock to see, it’s easy to see why Paris is such a popular choice for European destination weddings. Find out more about Parisian weddings and the traditions here.
We had the pleasure of attending the unveiling of the Berta Bridal FW18 Collection last week and needless to say the gowns were stunning.The Wedding Club hosted a beautiful event at The Rosewood London where Berta Balilti showcased her designs.Low plunging backs and daring necklines accentuate the feminine figures, with the couture masterpieces really catching the eye of all in attendance. Take a look at our video from the event here.
The Seychelles are a beautiful collection of islands offering an unspoilt and uncommercialised atmosphere – perfect for a destination wedding. Deserted tropical beaches aren’t hard to come by, and the selection of gorgeous venues give you so many options to plan the wedding of your dreams.Cerf Island and Bird Island come highly recommended from many couples who chose to marry in the peace and tranquility of the Seychelles. With no tv, no cars and no roads, it really does offer the opportunity for you and your guests to escape from the technologies and fuss of the everyday world. Imagine a ceremony on the white sand beaches with the ocean as your backdrop, walking up a lantern-lit aisle to your loved one under a floral archway. Or perhaps a glamorous affair in an exquisite hotel where every need is catered for, from relaxing spa treatments before the day to a romantic reception with all your friends and family.
You’re finally able to plan your dream wedding, and what better way to make that fairytale happen than with an enchanted forest theme. With flowers and plenty of greenery, these simple yet luscious table decorations will certainly set the scene for a woodland themed wedding.
Australia has almost unanimously passed a bill legalising marriage equality, becoming the 25th country to recognise same-sex marriage.Following an emotional debate at Parliament house in Canberra and the Prime Minister declaring, “This is Australia; fair, diverse, loving and filled with respect for everyone,” the vote passed with only four in opposition, with members celebrating with tears of joy as they let the moment sink in.
Your wedding should be beautiful and memorable, representative of you as a couple. You can find all that and more just a couple of hours away. Take a look at our top 6 reasons to have your wedding in Prague.For any couple that appreciates European history and architecture, Prague, also known as ‘The Golden city’, offers all that and more, giving the city an air of charm and grace. Set on the romantic banks of the Vltava River, what could be more perfect for your fairytale wedding?
At the touch of a button people around the world are able to follow their favourite celebrities and have insights into their world, including into their wedding days. From extravagant balls to numerous outfit changes, to the secret and subtle ceremonies, the public always finds out. But what impact does that have on our wishes and expectations for our own weddings? Does it make us competitive?Sometimes we find ourselves stalking celebrity weddings for the sheer fun of seeing what those in the limelight choose to do, where they focus their attention, who’s attended and how many! They are the trend-setters of today – just look at the amount of Cinderella carriages that were booked after Katie Price and Peter Andre first tied the knot. It’s all about the who, what, where and how. People want to replicate or outdo those in the public eye, and nowadays it is an achievable dream.
For couples getting married in the UK there is now an inspirational one-stop-shop that will revolutionise and simplify your wedding planning, The Wedding Gallery. The permanent luxury department store for brides, occupying 2 floors of the iconic One Marylebone, London, is home to aspirational luxury brands such as Sassi Holford, Jo Malone and Gieves & Hawkes from the UK alongside international brands Oscar de la Renta, La Perla and Atelier Swarovski.
The pretty village of Portofino is a classic Italian fishing port with brightly painted waterside boutiques and restaurants contrasting with the with impressive sprawling houses painted in shades of ochre, clinging to steep mountains. It was a spot we simply had to visit for the final day of our Belmond FAM trip, and certainly was one we won’t forget.