Red7 , August 4, 2014
Every couple wants their wedding to be a stand out occasion – a unique event with personal touches which reflect the personalities of the bride and groom and make it just as memorable for the guests. With so many wedding inspiration magazines and websites out there, choosing your wedding can be pretty overwhelming and even harder when you want to make it truly unique. These wedding blogs specialise in inspiring brides with unique real life weddings and ideas on everything from themes, creative décor and flowers to entertainment, food and cocktails. All of the blogs are dedicated to making your wedding as out of the ordinary as possible with a strong emphasis on the homemade and heaps of gorgeous photographs to pore over.
What are you waiting for? Grab a glass of bubbly and your girlfriends and prepare to get very carried away.
Rock my wedding
Best for: Endless editorial wedding photo spreads on everything from dresses, shoes, groom fashion, flowers, venues and of course, real weddings.
Cool features: The ‘Style the Aisle’ section features beautiful colour story photo shoots and ideas on everything from glittery table numbers to cocktail bars. There’s also a fantastic ‘Sell my Dress’ section where thrifty brides can pick up a vintage bargain or sell their own dress to a bride in need of a designer bargain. There’s an impressive selection from names such as Vera Wang, Jenny Peckham and Temperley London.
Best for: The ultimate in boho and alternative bridal inspiration, Festival Brides not only features amazing photo spreads of festival weddings but gorgeous rustic, vintage and other alternative wedding themes. Expect floral headdresses galore, hay bales, gorgeous rustic floral displays, retro wedding transport ideas and of course, festival themed weddings and ceremonies taking place at actual festivals.
Cool features: Incredible alternative bridal fashion ideas. Every picture is absolutely stunning and bursting with unique ideas.
Style me pretty
Best for: This wedding style blog covers every theme from traditional, vintage and modern to al fresco, summer, garden and ballroom, and they’re all organised into look book categories so you can scroll through hundreds of ideas for your chosen theme. The ‘modern’ wedding category in particular is great for brides who like to think outside of the box but aren’t keen on the retro/boho look, like a black and white wedding.
Cool features: Not only does Style Me Pretty integrates seamlessly with Pinterest, brides can now also use the ‘Build a Board’ feature to create their own inspiration boards right on the blog page.
Best for: Amazing real wedding photo spreads covering every theme you can think of in exotic locations, gardens and even a Las Vegas wedding. Bride Bubble also has ideas for the little details that make weddings special like quirky thank you cards, unique chair covers and a strong emphasis on homemade details.
Cool features: The ’boutique’ section allows you to shop for gorgeous pre-loved and handmade wedding décor and bridal accessories.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Bride
Best for: Truly rock ‘n roll weddings with adventurous themes, bold styling and bags of personality. Rock ‘n’ roll bride has brilliant inspiration for couples who want to make their wedding into a show-stopping, untraditional event and make it their own, like a vintage tea party wedding.
Or this stunning Las Vegas wedding: