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Elisha & Jonny's Intimate DIY Wedding


Real Weddings • 18th October 2019
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Elisha met Jonny at a mutual friend’s band performance when they were just 16 and 15, and the rest is history! The beautiful couple got engaged in Paris, with a beautiful proposal by the river, and of course, a view of the Eiffel Tower.

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Follow their journey and stunning photos of their winter wedding below...

For their white and rustic wedding, Elisha chose a princess-like dress that was big and fluffy. They found the perfect venue for their theme and secured a date within less than 2 weeks of their engagement! The couple chose the shortest civil ceremony possible so they could get through it without crying, although they still failed!

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A lot of love was put into the reception with incredible DIY elements including hand cross-stitched name place cards, hand-stamped menus, table plan, centerpieces and putting together the favours themselves. They also had a spectacular 4-tier cake, alternating in vanilla and chocolate sponge with white chocolate ganache, and our favourite details are the cake decorations and toppers, which featured a Lego bride and groom holding rings, a rustic sackcloth rose and bunting!

The 4 tier cake alternated between vanilla and cholocate spone with 2 layers covered in icing ann 2 layers roughly iced in white chocolate ganache. The cute cake topper was a lego bride and groom with bunting. 

DIY had a huge part to play with Elisha making some shrewd savings by stitching all of the place names and stamping all of the menus and the table plan.

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The Team

Wedding Invitations: Adorn Invitations 

Dress: Mori Lee

Veil: Mori Lee
Makeup: Kerry Baker MUA
Hair: Katrina Deegan
Shoes: Converse
Accessories: Borrowed
Groom’s Suit: Slaters

Groomsmen Suit: Slaters
Cake: The Big Raspberry Cake Company
Food: Venue caterer (Beeston Manor)
Flowers: Passion Flower
Photographer: M&G Photographic 

Ceremony Venue: Beeston Manor
Reception Venue: Beeston Manor

Entertainment: Bon Jovi Forever UK plus Andy B Events

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