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5 Totally Stunning Alternative Wedding Dresses

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Long gone are the days when alternative wedding dresses were snubbed by industry. In todays society many brides are choosing to embrace the more unique look for their special day. Choosing your dream wedding dress is all about what you want – whether that be a classic white wedding dress or a colourful and modern two piece. So we took on the task of finding 5 unique alternative wedding dresses (well actually 3 dresses…) to help give you a little inspiration. We won’t lie it was also really fun to look at so much prettiness all afternoon!

alternative wedding dresses - chotronette

This dress is the stuff fairytale dreams are made of! The intricate embroidery detailing on both front and back of the dress will seriously wow your wedding guests. The mix of soft and bold colours create such a beautiful mix of fairytale and modern wedding. Chotronette create some of the most amazing non-traditional wedding dresses we have ever seen. Plus they are SO affordable it really is quite unbelievable. The designers Silvia and Laura, based in Romania make these stunning dresses in their studio and ship them worldwide. Prices range from just £100-£850. Read the rest of this entry »

How To: Add a Twist to a Traditional Wedding using Stationery

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Traditional Weddings are still very popular in today’s society however more and more alternative style weddings are appearing – from a colourful dress to a steam punk theme there are hundreds of ways to give a twist to a traditional wedding with some modern alternatives however I suggest to you…wedding stationery. Your wedding stationery is the first impression that your guests will get of your wedding – if you are planning a full on traditional day then select a design that reflects that however if you are going a little more contemporary but don’t want to go crazy then I suggest you choose a design with a small twist.


Colour Accent – Traditional wedding colours include White, Cream, Ivory and Champagne and when colour is added it usually remains within the pastel tones. However you could have a traditional theme but with a small colour accent to highlight the colour schemes of your day. Our Confetti Design is hand painted and brings a well needed pop of colour to a traditional Invitation, whilst our Festoon design although subtler in colours is very modern with its festival vintage vibe.




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