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The Breaking of the Glass Ceremony

Part 7  - The Breaking of the Glass Ceremony In this 'Elements' series, I take a look  at how my brides and grooms have incorporated additional elements into their ceremony, to really personalise  their wedding  and make it a  truly unique and memorable day. The...

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A Unity Candle Ceremony

Part 6  - A Unity Candle Ceremony In this 'Elements' series, I take a look  at how my brides and grooms have incorporated additional elements into their ceremony, to really personalise  their wedding  and make it a  truly unique and memorable day. The Unity Candle...

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The Arras Money Ceremony

Part 5  - The Arras Money Ceremony In this 'Elements' series, I take a look  at how my brides and grooms have incorporated additional elements into their ceremony, to really personalise  their wedding  and make it a  truly unique and memorable day. The Arras Money or...

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A Handfasting Ceremony

Part 4  - A Handfasting Ceremony In this 'Elements' series, I take a look  at how my brides and grooms have incorporated additional elements into their ceremony, to really personalise  their wedding  and make it a  truly unique and memorable day. A Handfasting is one...

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A Unity Sand Ceremony

Part 3  - A Unity Sand Ceremony. In this 'Elements' series, I take a look  at how my brides and grooms have incorporated additional elements to really personalise  their wedding ceremony and make it a  truly unique and memorable day. One of the most popular elements...

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A Parchment Signing Ceremony

Part 2  - A Parchment Signing Ceremony. In this 'Elements' series, I take a look  at how my brides and grooms have incorporated additional elements to really personalise  their wedding ceremony and make it a  truly unique and memorable day. One of the most popular...

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A Beautiful Ring Warming Ceremony

Part 1  - A Beautiful Ring Warming Ceremony. In this 'Elements' series, I take a look  at how this year's brides and grooms have incorporated additional elements to really personalise  their wedding ceremony and make it truly unique and memorable. A Ring Warming...

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An Amazing Year of Weddings – Looking back on 2018

2018 was THE  most amazing year. Full of lovely couples, LOTS of love, happiness and laughter. Each ceremony, unique and special.  And SUCH a privilege and  joy to be a part of.  So, in the next few posts, I'm going to share a few snippets from some of these wedding...

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Your Wedding Ceremony – Read or Repeat the Vows?

As a wedding celebrant, when the happy couple send you some photos of their special day to say a massive thank you for conducting their wedding ceremony, you know you’ve done a good job,  and I thank them for their generosity in allowing me to share them. It is often...

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Seven Reasons to have a Vow Renewal Ceremony

Renewal of Vows Ceremonies have been really hitting the headlines recently. This is in part due to the growing popularity among many famous celebrities for renewing their marriage vows. These have ranged from extremely lavish ceremonies, to small and intimate...

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Don’t Tell The Bride | A Wedding Celebrant’s Guide

A behind the scenes look at what really goes on, from a wedding celebrant's perspective This is what I'd been waiting for, the reminder from Channel 4 that my bride and groom, Sophie and Gavin's 'Don't Tell The Bride' wedding was being shown on TV that evening.  ...

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Your Wedding Ceremony – The Confetti Throw

My favourite wedding photographs of any wedding is most definitely the confetti shots. They just capture that moment of sheer joy, love and happiness that everyone is feeling at the end of the wedding ceremony. The adrenaline is pumping and everyone is looking forward to a glass of something sparkly!

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The Wedding Seasons – Part 2: Spring

Spring is one of the most beautiful times of year to get married. The air seems fresher, the days are getting longer, the sun is beginning to shine again and spring fever fills our hearts …

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Six Top Tips for Making a Stunning Entrance

One of the grandest parts of any wedding ceremony is the entrance of the wedding party. A lot of careful planning and thought needs to go into it to ensure It is perfect, amazing, jaw dropping and reflects who you are, as a couple.

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Six Top Tips for Writing your own Wedding Vows

The vows that you make are the heart of your wedding ceremony. Simple words full of extraordinary meaning and importance, for they are your words, and reflect the intention and vision that will define and shape your future lives together.

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Weddings – A Celebration of Family

A 5-part series that looks at how different elements can be included within your ceremony, to enable children, family or friends to participate together, with you both on your special day. Part 3 – The Ring Warming Ceremony

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Weddings – A Celebration of Family

A 5-part series that looks at how different elements can be included within your ceremony, to enable children, family or friends to participate together, with you both on your special day. Part 2 – Unity Sand Ceremony

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Weddings – A Celebration of Family

A 5-part series that looks at how different elements can be included within your ceremony, to enable children, family or friends to participate together, with you both on your special day. Part 1 – Unity Candle Ceremony

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Thank you so much for helping make our ceremony perfect for us – it was exactly as we wanted!

Toni and Martin

Coppice Gate Farm, Shapwick, Somerset

Thank you for such an amazing day, it was a real pleasure to have you marry us.

Ellie and Chris

Penny Square Barn, Batcombe, Somerset

Thank you sooo much for all your hard work you put into our ceremony! It was perfect! Everyone has said to me it’s the most amazing ceremony they’ve ever seen! Thanks to you!

Sacha and Ross

Wildwood Bluebell

T and J’s wedding was so beautiful, your service was so personal and meaningful.

Maggie

Hendra Barns

Thank you so much for giving us such a beautiful ceremony. We will treasure the memory always. We were sorry we missed you before you sneaked off but I wanted to tell you we had the perfect day and every guest commentated on what a beautiful and enjoyable ceremony you delivered. Thank you again xxx

- Caitlin and Stu, ANRÁN, 11/04/2018

Just amazing, I’m blown away, thank you Carol, you have really captured who we are as a couple.! You spent time and effort to get to know us and produce a ceremony that fitted us perfectly. Thank you for your patience, help and support. Again, many thanks for your services on our special day. Many people remarked on how good your service was.

Deirdre and Roger

Renewal of Vows 

Northover Manor

Thank you so much Carol for such an amazing day, the words were so special and all meant the absolute world to me! Graham was so surprised and hasn't stopped talking about how amazing you were!

- Sue and Graham, 25th May The Pier House, Westward Ho! Devon

Thank you so much for helping make our ceremony perfect for us – it was exactly as we wanted! I have attached a couple of pics, we are over the moon!

- Toni and Martin –10th June  -  Coppice Gate Farm, Shapwick, Somerset

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