Wedding Planning: Choosing your perfect venue and whittling the guest list down with Samuel and Lorraine from Champagne Talk

Today we are sharing this video of Lorraine and Samuel’s reflections on choosing the perfect wedding venue and how they managed to whittle their guest list from 350 to 150 from their YouTube channel – Champagne Talk! This video is part of their Wedding series showing the process of their planning leading up to the wedding. The channel is updated every Tuesday and... Read More

Poundon House Merges The Traditional With The Exotic: Wedding Fayre 7 May 2012

Following the success of last year’s fayre, Poundon House, a private country house on the Oxfordshire and Buckingham border, together with wedding and event planners, Amore, are delighted to be hosting the Fusion Wedding Fayre on Bank Holiday Monday May 7th 2012. “Following the success of last year’s fayre, we’re really excited to be hosting the fayre again with... Read More

We love: Juliet’s House

Say ‘I do’ in Juliet’s house with Best Wedding Away   Bedtime stories such as Snow White, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, have inspired girls to dream about that day when they will be the princess of their own fairytale. Now you can walk in the footsteps of Shakespeare’s heroine, Juliet. In fact, the province of Verona in Italy has gone all out, to make any... Read More

The Kosibah 20th Anniversary Reception and Fashion Show


Yemi Osunkoya had kindly loaned us a couple of his wedding dress samples for ‘Our Vintage Story‘ – a photographer and model bridal shoot last September, so it was super exciting to get an invite to the Kosibah 20th anniversary reception on the 1st September 2011 at The Institute of Directors, 116 Pall Mall SW1, where he would be revealing his new wedding dress... Read More

The Hottest Wedding Venue Styling Tips for 2012 by Simply Kayo

Traditional Material Nigerian Chair Covers

Simply Kayo is a boutique special events company, that specialise in designing and coordinating quality, creative celebrations for the individual that identifies with the Western culture but is also very proud of their ethnic heritage. Today Fikayo, from Simply Kayo lets our brides and grooms in on what are the hottest trends for venue styling for 2012 weddings! Crystals,... Read More

We love: Braxted Park, Essex

  Braxted Park Wedding Venue is a beautiful Queen Anne manor house located in Great Braxted in the heart of the Essex countryside. As a fully licensed wedding venue, Braxted Park offers a variety of different sized rooms within the main house and renovated walled garden, with capacity ranging from 50 to 300 guests. The venue caters for various cultural requirements, such as Greek,... Read More

Real wedding: Lorraine and Peter’s St Nicholas Church Hedsor and Hedsor House Taplow Buckinghamshire wedding

Today, Lorraine shares with the readers of Bride of Colour a little bit about her wedding to Peter which took place at St Nicholas’ Church Hedsor and Hedsor House, and some of the suppliers that she picked for her big day! St Nicholas Church Hedsor and Hedsor House was the breathtaking venue for our wedding. “St Nicholas Church Hedsor and Hedsor House was the breathtaking... Read More

Jamaica: destination wedding location

Jamaica Map

Jamaica is a wonderfully diverse island paradise that has long been the haunt of choice for couples looking for a beautiful, vibrant and memorable destination wedding location. As the largest English speaking island in the Caribbean; Jamaica boasts beaches, waterfalls, mountains, lagoons and a friendly population who embrace visitors and tourists. There really is nothing quite... Read More

We love: Hummingbird Hall boutique destination wedding mansion

Hummingbird Hall is an award-winning boutique destination wedding mansion located in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The brainchild of British Jamaicans – Hummingbird Hall was conceptualised to add something different to the destination wedding scene in Jamaica. That it did! Hummingbird Hall is located on the famous Rose Hall Estate in Montego Bay. The Estate is a tropical paradise... Read More