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A Handmade Wedding

With the continuing interest in handicrafts, we are seeing more handmade elements play a part in wedding decorations at The Barn, with bunting made by the brides and family members particularly popular. One of our beautiful brides spent hours crocheting and stitching for her recent marriage. The crochet bunting on the ceremony table matched the floral arrangement by Buds Floristry perfectly and even the confetti was handmade and in keeping the crochet, as it was small wool pom poms in paper cones. …

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Wedding Trends

Weddings, like most lifestyle areas, follow fashions and trends. The last couple of years saw cupcakes and vintage china, with a tea party theme. One of this year’s trends is paper pom poms and Chinese lanterns hanging from the ceiling. As The Barn is a blank canvas, we are able to embrace most trends and with the high beams, The Barn is particularly well suited to the latest trend. Whilst it does take a while for Bruce to climb up and down his ladder to hang them…

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An English Village Fete Wedding

June brought us a wedding with a quintessentially English feel. The bride and groom, Georgina and Gavin, wanted to bring elements of an English country fete to their wedding reception and the gravel courtyard outside the barn offered the perfect backdrop. With handmade bunting fluttering between the trees, giant Jenga, table tennis and boules all provided by the family, there was plenty to keep the guests entertained. Kamperklicks vintage VW camper van, which has been converted to a mobile photo booth, also added a fun…

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