Category: wedding planning

Moodboard of the Month – Autumnals

Hi Everyone, So it’s the last day of September already (where is this year going!?) and there is Christmas stuff in the shops already! We’ll ignore Christmas for now and concentrate on Autumnals. We love Autumnal weddings – they’re so pretty and vibrant and you can really play around with colour and texture. Today’s moodboard […]

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How to incorporate the marble trend into your wedding day

If you’ve not heard of the marble trend in the blogosphere and the world of weddings, where have you been? A marble wedding is utterly divine, and it has a chic industrial edge that will keep your wedding style looking modern. Read on to find out how you can pull off this contemporary theme with […]

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Autumn Meets Urban – how to style an Autumn wedding

Now that Summer is on it’s way out it’s time to take a look at the latest season: Autumn. Today’s post is all about different Autumn wedding ideas that encompass a modern, industrial element. Move over Summery pastels, it’s all about jeweled colours and berry tones, with a dash of urban chic. The Bride & […]

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Get the party started….with the right tunes!

An ageing DJ playing Come on Eileen or an uninspired three-piece band plodding through a trundling cover version of Lady in Red to a thoroughly underwhelmed audience has thankfully almost become a thing of the past, but it’s amazing how generic wedding music choices still tends to be. At Carmela Weddings, our whole ethos is […]

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Moodboard of the Month – Scandi Elegance

Autumn is on the horizon so we’ve channelled our design brains into a more cosy and elegant moodboard this month using fabulous Scandinavian influences in a Scandi Elegance theme. Keep things soft and pretty with blush colours and lots of greenery but with angular of jagged structures to bring in the modern (branches and twigs do […]

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Moodboard of the Month: Glitter Neutrals

It’s the last day of the month so we have our usual moodboard of the month for you and this time we’re going for glitter!   When Brides think of adding glitter to their wedding colour palette they seem to go straight for the gold but it doesn’t have to be this way! Stay stylish […]

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Tuscan Paradise – Il Borro

Tuscany. Now, I’m not afraid to admit I knew very little about this part of the world, other than it was in Italy. Probably. So, when we were invited by Il Borro to spend a few days at their Relais and Chateaux resort near Arezzo my interest was well and truly piqued.  Research revealed that […]

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CW Loves: The Little Top

Continuing our CW Loves series, we have a fantastic supplier for you today and one we truly get excited about! We first met Susie, who runs The Little Top, a couple of years ago when we were planning a festival wedding for a client with lots of children attending. We knew of the usual wedding […]

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Carmela Weddings Press Round Up

Carmela Weddings Press Round Up We’ve been very lucky to have had quite a bit of press in May so in case you’ve missed any of it, I thought I’d do a monthly round-up of where we’ve been featured!   We started off with being mentioned as one of the top wedding planners in the […]

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