Absolutely Weddings Romantic Style

Absolutely Weddings Romantic Style
Diana and Matt celebrated with their baby on the most special of days at Holkham Hall. Photo: Kathy Ashdown

While all weddings are romantic, right now portraits of couples who have tied the knot make our hearts sing. Here are eight dreamy photos to capture the magic of two people, one heart, one day

Words: Libby Norman

Romantic is the word everyone uses about weddings, but right now portraits of happy couples who have tied the knot make our hearts sing. Quite right too, since recent times have put incredible obstacles in the way of weddings. If anything, this makes the wedding portraits even more romantic than usual. Here are eight dreamy shots that symbolise the spirit of love, all captured by some of the UK’s most talented wedding photographers.

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Jordan and Amy radiated happiness on their romantic wedding day, captured by Ben Bull

Amy & Jordan

Professional boxer Jordan and Amy tied the knot at Swynford Manor, near Newmarket with family and friends. While this was a midwinter celebration the light was just perfect, captured beautifully in this portrait by Ben Bull. We love the bride’s glamorous pearl headband and romantic off-the-shoulder gown. Photo: benbull.net

Georgie and Miles had an intimate ceremony in the heart of London

Georgie & Miles

Miles and Georgie were married at Queen’s Chapel in central London, with a beautiful and intimate ceremony in this beautiful and historic setting attended by their very closest family. Tara Moller captured the joy as bride and groom celebrated being wed. Photo: taramoller.com

Mark and Kate rounded off their party at Holkham Hall with sparklers

Kate & Mark

For Kate and Mark there was a glorious ceremony and after party at Hales Hall & Great Barn in Norfolk, an opportunity to celebrate among friends and family in its delightful gardens. One of the most magical moments was when guests lit sparklers to mark the day, a moment beautifully frozen in time by Andy Davidson. haleshall.com & photo: andydavison.com

Lauren and Luke celebrated at Sissons Barn

Lauren & Luke

Lauren and Luke were married in mid-autumn, just as the leaves were starting to fall, with glorious sunshine signalling their newly-married status – the perfect backdrop for their light-filled photoshoot in the gardens of Sissons Barn, Cambridgeshire. Photo: benbull.net

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For Jason and Craig, it was a dreamy castle wedding in Northumberland

Jason & Craig

Jason and Craig made it official at romantic Langley Castle, near Hexham in Northumberland at one of its special ‘two-become-one’ intimate celebrations. Diane Makepeace captured idyllic moments around the historic castle and its woodland grounds, including this lovely shot of the couple getting ready. langleycastle.co.uk & photo: dianemakepeacephotography.com

It may have been midwinter but the sun shone on Lucy and Tom at Hatfield House

Lucy & Tom

Lucy and Tom chose the day before New Year’s Eve for their celebration, but the weather proved mild and they were able to take a turn round the grounds of Hatfield House for some wonderful photos among the parterre hedges and herbs before the sun went down and the after-party proper started. Photo: benbull.net

Will and Polly shared the moment with well wishers at Chelsea Old Town Hall

Polly & Will

Will and Polly had a classic London ceremony at Chelsea Old Town Hall, emerging into the brilliant July sunlight to be greeted with cheers and lots of confetti. There was a wonderful relaxed flavour to the day, as they headed on for an intimate family garden party to celebrate. Photo: taramoller.com

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Matt and Diana’s party centred on Holkham’s beautiful classical temple

Diana & Matt

Baby and dog came too when Diana and Matt celebrated their wedding at Holkham Hall in Norfolk in an intimate celebration with their families. They were captured in a series of lovely portraits by Kathy Ashdown framed against Holkham’s dreamy classical temple. holkham.co.uk & photo: katherineashdown.co.uk


Glorious celebrations at beautiful country manor houses