Wed Magazine Blog - 2011
Lavender Rose - Half Price Rachel Simpson Shoes
Friday 16th December
Throughout January, Lavender Rose in Penryn is offering exclusive half price Rachel Simpson shoes with every full priced bridal gown order placed (not available on sale days). Not to be found anywhere else in Cornwall, the . . .
Holly Young’s Fascinator Kits
Thursday 8th December
It's that time of year again and we are all busy with all sorts of events, performances, balls, weddings... Not to mention shopping! I have come up with these crafty fascinator kits to keep loved ones entertained over the Christmas period . . .
Lanyon Cottages winter wedding offer
Monday 5th December
Lanyon Cottages Winter OfferFor couples wishing to tie the knot out-of-season, Lanyon Cottages is offering a fabulous deal. For all weddings between January and March (excluding Easter) or October and December (excluding half term and Chr . . .
Fabulous Groomswear at Lugets, Exeter
Monday 5th December
Make a visit to Exeter's oldest independent retailer, Lugets of Exeter, for a winning combination of classic design, immaculate tailoring and a highly personal service. Nestled in the historic heart of the city, Lugets has been providing fi . . .
World Inspired Tents Win Award
Thursday 1st December
World Inspired Tents has surpassed themselves and scooped another award, this time for the 'best marquee supplier' for the South West region in the 2012 Wedding Industry Awards. The initial nomination came as a complete surprise to . . .
Devon Trash The Dress
Tuesday 29th November
Every year Devon Portfolio Photography join forces with local Devon-based businesses for a spectacular Trash-the-Dress shoot. Open to previous years' brides and the Facebook community, it provides a beautiful platform for some unique and in . . .
WED Devon 10 - Out Soon...
Monday 28th November
Soon to be found at a stockist near you, the latest issue of WED Devon is brimming with brilliance.We ventured to the romantic realms of Dartmoor for our bridal fashion special 'Enchanted'. Bovey Castle was the perfect backdrop for the sh . . .
Younger Photography Scoops Awards
Thursday 24th November
Younger Photography has recently amassed a tally of awards at the MPA Awards. Entering all five regional (south west) MPA photographic categories of the Master Photographer Association, the Plymouth-based photography company c . . .
Pirouette wedding dress sale
Thursday 17th November
Bag a bridal gown bargain this Sunday at Pirouette's one-day bridal sale. Head to Buckerell Lodge Hotel in Exeter and browse a range of wedding dresses, veils and accessories at discounted prices. The Exeter boutique stocks dresses from t . . .
County Cream Special Offer
Friday 4th November
County Cream Bridal House is offering 10% off all new ordered bridal gowns throughout November. Rifle through their rails and scour their captivating collections for the dress of your dreams with the added bonus of their budget-friendly o . . .
Holly Young's Hat Report
Thursday 3rd November
Happy Friday people! Milliner Holly Young is back with another dose of fabulousness and bridal inspiration for your perusal... Hello head wear lovers! I had such a lovely day on Saturday I just had to tell you about this little gem in Lo . . .
The Ivory Secret - Business Awards Winner
Wednesday 2nd November
Congratulations to Eleanor Rafferty of The Ivory Secret in Crediton who has received an award for Highly Commended Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the North Devon Journal Business Awards. The editor Andy Cooper commented, "Eleanor's . . .
Sam Cox Bridal - New Dresses In Store
Monday 31st October
Welcoming a host of glorious gowns to their stunning collection, Sam Cox Bridal Wear now stocks new dresses from the heady likes of Ritva Westenius, Essense and Demetrios. Boasting a beautiful boutique on the Barbican in Plymouth, Sam Cox . . .
English Eccentrics by St Eval Candle Co
Wednesday 26th October
We're loving the English Eccentrics range from St Eval Candle Company. Perfect to personalise your wedding as coolly kitsch decor or gorgeous gifts for guests, these sumptuous smelling candles boast beautiful designs that will suit a rang . . .
Holly Young Hats - Part 2
Monday 17th October
Headwear is big news right now - as milliner Holly Young reveals in the second instalment of her London Fashion Week headwear report....It's been a while since my last post as I have been busy with commissions and shooting my new collection . . .
Victoria Studios Wedding Fair at the Carnmarth Hotel, Newquay
Friday 14th October
Sunday 16th October 2011 10.30am - 4pm Explore this chic venue armed with free bubbly for a wedding planning frenzy of a day out. Leisurely wander the gorgeous interiors of the Carnmarth Hotel and discuss your . . .
Lanhydrock Hotel and Golf Club Wedding Fair, Bodmin
Monday 10th October
Sunday 16th October, 11am-4pm Set in the spectacular heart of Cornwall, Lanhydrock Hotel and Golf Club wedding fair will host a selection of representatives from the Cornish wedding industry, from photographers to bridal bouti . . .
St Michael's Hotel and Spa Wedding Fair, Falmouth
Friday 30th September
Sunday 2nd October 10.30am - 4pm Get your fix of bridal fashions, flowers, cakes, photography and everything else that will help you plan your day. Not only will it be a great place for inspiration, but there will al . . .
Frilly Frocks Birthday Party
Thursday 29th September
Barnstaple bridal boutique Frilly Frocks is holding a party on Saturday 1st October to celebrate their first anniversary in their gorgeous new premises. Browse their fabulous range of frocks and goodies in store for a fun and inspired day o . . .
Lavender Rose - 2 Be Bride Designer Weekend
Thursday 29th September
30 September-1 October 2011 Lavender Rose in Penryn is holding a designer weekend for the Kathy Ireland 2 Be bridal collection this weekend. Don't miss this opportunity to see the 2012 collection in full and try on one o . . .
Holly Young Hat Report...
Tuesday 27th September
Up and coming milliner Holly Young is making waves in the South West and beyond for her extraordinary creations, not to mention her fabulous fascinator workshops. Holly attended London Fashion Week to scout out the latest headwear trends . . .
New WED Cornwall coming soon...
Tuesday 20th September
It's all systems go at Wed HQ as we put the finishing touches to the next glorious installment of Wed Cornwall! With beautiful bridal shoots at Polhawn Fort and in the grounds of a luxury property in the west Cornwall wilds of Zennor . . .
New Spa at St Ives Harbour Hotel
Wednesday 14th September
We were fortunate enough to have recently been invited to the spectacular launch of St Ives Harbour Hotel's brand spanking new spa! Enjoying canapes and champagne with the town mayor, the evening was a grand success, showcasing the absolu . . .
New Devon WED - Out Now!
Wednesday 14th September
Get your paws on the much anticipated latest issue of Devon WED! In this installment of the county's biggest wedding magazine, you'll find a feast of fabulous dresses alongside an array of articles, showcases and all the news from Devon's . . .
Caroline Fricker: Creative Couture
Tuesday 6th September
Bridal designer Caroline Fricker's latest collection is stylish, contemporary and simply to-die-for. Designed and handmade from the finest silks, organza and embroidered chiffon, Caroline's original gowns showcase stunning design and beau . . .
Fabulous Castle Wedding Offer...
Friday 2nd September
Pendennis and St Mawes Castles are currently offering a brilliant special promotion giving huge savings on bookings for 2011 and for off-peak periods in 2012, including weekends. For just £995 + VAT you can hold your wedding ceremony or civ . . .
New Wedding Venue in Padstow - The Metropole
Wednesday 3rd August
Padstow's premier hotel The Metropole will soon be able to host civil ceremonies, making it the only licensed venue in the area.This fabulous four star hotel, known as 'The Met', is a landmark building offering a prime location for a wedd . . .
Boscundle Manor - Wedding Venue Offer
Thursday 28th July
Boscundle Manor has launched a fantastic new wedding package for couples seeking an intimate wedding. The 'Brides on the Run' offer includes your very own resident wedding planner to help you plan every detail of your day using the best loc . . .
County Cream- Spectacular Shoe Sale
Wednesday 29th June
County Cream in Truro is hosting a spectacular sale of vintage Diane Hassall shoes. Get your mitts on up to 25% off the boutique's selection of stock pairs.These stunning shoes are fabulously chic and will work wonders with a full-on vintag . . .
Reader Offer - Stunning Swing Seat
Thursday 16th June
Myburgh Designs, creators of the beautiful romantic copper swing seat featured on the front cover of Wed Magazine Devon issue 8 are pleased to offer all readers a 25% discount when they purchase any swing from their range at www.myburghde . . .
Lanhydrock's 'Eighteen Package'
Wednesday 25th May
Launching a spectacular 'Eighteen Package' to coincide with the 18th anniversary of the golf club, Lanhydrock Hotel and Golf Club's affordable luxury package delivers a premium service at a fabulous price. Including an array of features to . . .
Kate Walker Bridal Indulgence Evening
Tuesday 17th May
Kate Walker Bridal would like to invite you to join her for a Bridal Indulgence Evening to be held at Peter Betteridge - The Bed Expert, The Old Pannier Market, Honiton on Thursday 16th June 2011 at 6.30 pm.A fabulous selection of Ho . . .
Little Anne Maids - New Boutique
Monday 9th May
Schedule a visit to Little Anne Maids' fabulous new bridal centre. Bigger and better than ever, it's stocked with an even greater choice of bridal and mens wear. Offering a range of beautiful gowns from designers such as Bonny Bridal, Alf . . .
Friday 6th May
Barclay House Wedding Fair Looe Sunday 8 May from 12 noon Showcasing local suppliers across all areas of the wedding industry, this event boasts tantalising offers aplenty. Sample free canapes whilst . . .
WED celebrates the Royal Wedding
Wednesday 27th April
Like all you brides-to-be, here at WED Towers we are excitedly awaiting Friday's monumental marriage - and can't wait to see Miss Middleton's hotly anticipated dress. We've been speculating on what type of gown she'll be donning on the da . . .
Holly Young Hats - Royal Wedding Fascinator Workshop
Wednesday 13th April
Make your own bespoke head wear in homage to the Royal Wedding with Holly Young on Bank Holiday Monday, 25th April 1.00-4.30pm. What better way to acquire the inspiration and skill to craft your very own, individual piece of head wear espec . . .
The WED Show - Huge Success
Monday 11th April
We would just like to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved in the first ever WED Show yesterday. We had a terrific turnout and though exact figures are yet to be confirmed we can tell you that at least 400 were in force to atten . . .
County Cream - Special Anniversary Offer
Thursday 7th April
This Sunday marks the first anniversary since County Cream's relaunch in their new premises at Church Walk, Truro. To commemorate the occasion, the team are celebrating at The Wed Show by offering an instant 10% discount off orders . . .
Cornwall VW Wedding Hire Competition
Wednesday 6th April
Win your wedding wheels! One of the funkiest forms of transport on the road, Romeo and Juliet are a stunning couple of VW campers - guaranteed to help cement the lifetime memory of your big day. Alternatively, Beetle Cabriolets . . .
Millbrook Cottages Offer
Thursday 31st March
Introducing Millbrook Cottages' spectacular offer...Nestled in the idyllic countryside of North Devon, Millbrook Cottages is a sublime new wedding venue for couples seeking an intimate celebration. Something of a hidden gem, Millbrook com . . .
Win a Pre-Wedding Photo Shoot!
Tuesday 29th March
Get ready for your close up! Andrew Coulter is giving away a free pre-wedding shoot to five lucky couples. To enter the competition, simply fill in the contact form of Andrew's website and quote the reference 'Wed Magazine competition' by 3 . . .
Devon WED - Available Now!
Friday 11th March
Taking pride of place on the shelves as we speak - get your mitts on the newest issue of Devon WED! Crammed with the latest and greatest from the wedding scene, it's choc with real weddings, features, shoots and news. With classically rom . . .
Noel's Christmas Presents Wedding
Thursday 10th March
Devonshire Wedding To Be Broadcast on TVWeddings by Claire, run by Claire Hooper - a professional wedding planner based in the South West, were initially approached by a TV Production company in August 2010 asking if they would be intereste . . .
The Wedding Company - Sale
Tuesday 1st March
Whip down to The Wedding Company in Bodmin on Saturday 5th or Sunday 6th March for their spectacular sale where you can get up to 75% off bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses and accessories. Stocking luscious labels such as Venus, White Rose . . .
NEW DEVON WED - OUT SOON!
Wednesday 23rd February
Get it while it's hot! The new issue of Devon WED will soon be sitting at a stockist near you, waiting to be snatched up by brides-to-be the county over. In this glorious installment, expect to find an engaging range of articles, from you . . .
Jenny Packham Designer Days at County Cream
Monday 21st February
Don't miss the Jenny Packham Designer Days at County Cream in Truro. The event is a fabulous opportunity to feast your eyes on the new collection from the acclaimed designer, whose gowns are currently winning a host of A-list fans. The st . . .
Dove Films Special Offer
Thursday 3rd February
Dove Films is currently offering a 10% discount off their top package. That means you can receive a massive amount of first rate coverage at a fabulously reduced rate - valid for all enquiries taken until the end of May.Their quality vide . . .
Fabulous Wedding Day Extravaganza at Boscundle Manor
Monday 31st January
Sunday 6 February 11am-4pm St Austell Make a visit to the beautiful setting of Boscundle Manor for this unique and super stylish wedding experience. Whether your taste is contemporary or classic, you'll find an exten . . .
Bovey Castle Wedding Open Day
Friday 28th January
Sunday January 30th, 12-4pm Head to Devon's gorgeous wedding venue for a truly inspired experience. Situated in the stunning countryside surrounds of Dartmoor, Bovey Castle makes for a fairytale wedding location, whatever size and style o . . .
Rosewarne Manor Special Offer
Thursday 27th January
West Cornwall venue Rosewarne Manor is currently running a spectacular offer . Situated in sublime country surrounds in Connor Downs, near Hayle, Rosewarne is renowned not only for its location, but also for its exquisite cuisine. Tailor- . . .