Did you get engaged over Christmas? If so – congratulations!
Now that the busy festive period is over, you’ll probably be turning your thoughts to wedding planning. You might be feeling pretty overwhelmed. There’s a lot to think about, after all, bridesmaids and groomsmen, family, seating plans, the dress, the suits, the decorations, the flowers, where do you even begin?
The Lake District is one of the most beautiful places in the world, and it can provide a stunningly atmospheric backdrop for a wedding. If you’re in love with the Lakes and being outdoors, you might consider planning a hiking themed wedding.
Here are a few ideas to make the theme come together.
Are you getting married in 2020 or 2021? If so, the big day will be fast approaching. As a wedding venue in the Lake District we love to host wedding celebrations and because we see lots of weddings, we are great at spotting trends as they start to emerge. Every wedding is unique and that is the way it should be, and Broadoaks Country House in Windermere is flexible enough to accommodate any size or theme of wedding big or small. So, from eco-friendly weddings to princess-inspired gowns, we’ve gathered some of the biggest trends you can expect to see into the not too distant future.
Winter is picture perfect! Snow, magic, warming, a truly fairy tale time of year.
For better or worse a combination of Christmas and Weddings has more in common than you initially think. Have the opportunity to share time over scrumptious food with friends and family; mixed with a time of high emotions. A Christmas Wedding has in recent years grown in popularity and we are not surprised. There is a lot to consider before jumping into the winter bride club!
Choosing the Lake District for your wedding means that you feel a connection with nature in some way and there is no better place than Broadoaks to celebrate your wedding in style. When it comes to weddings there are always trends. The biggest trends for 2019/2020 are to go back to nature and increase the eco-friendliness of your wedding. Searches for sustainable wedding ideas rose by around 181% this year and new ideas are popping up on Pinterest all the time.
Here are some ideas that will get your wedding full of natural beauty inspired by the beauty of the Lake District that surrounds Broadoaks Country Hotel.
When your guests receive your wedding invitation and they realise they are going to spend a whole weekend (or more) in the beautiful Lake District they will be delighted. In fact, many guests choose to stay for long weekends or even a week when they realise the amazing place they will be travelling to, to help you celebrate your marriage.
The Lake District is a popular choice for couples choosing to get married, and for their guests – here are a few reasons why:
Not just for Goths, Halloween is now one of the biggest trends in wedding themes as it is so flexible and very memorable. From cute pumpkins to glamorous vampires and everything in between if you have always wanted to have a wedding on the dark side then read on for some Halloween inspiration.
There is no more beautiful turn of the season than that of Summer to Autumn, and nowhere is this more true than the stunning Lake District. From September the light starts to get softer and the trees start to turn their leaves from bright greens to soft yellows and reds, it is a stunning time of year for photographs and a beautiful time of year to get married.
The Lake District is beautiful at any time of year and each season brings with it its own benefits and small challenges. Winter weddings can be truly magical, and in the majesty of the Lake District even more so but having a winter wedding does mean there are a few extra planning tips you should think about.