We asked Ashlea-Louise & Matthew a little about their day. Ashlea-Louise said

Wedding venue: Bawtry hall 

Ceremony: Bawtry hall

Reception: Bawtry hall 

Can you describe your wedding in a single sentence? The fairy tail every little girl dreams off 



What was your reaction to seeing your wedding photos/footage for the first time? It’s been 4 weeks since our wedding day and it still feels like a movie watching the footage back, I still tear up 


Your wedding style and theme: classic elegance, white and greens with pops of spring dusty blues 


Any happy tears on the day? None stop! 


How did the two of you meet? Moods Doncaster 2012, he was a promoter for the club and I was just some random drunk girl who thought he was someone else talking nonsense until 3 weeks later I did my first shift, the embarrassment was what actually broke the ice seen as he remembered me and it just went from there 


How long did you spend planning your wedding? 3years 


Best bit of budget advice? Tell your husband “it’s already in the budget” and he’ll never know the difference 😉 


Wedding invitations and on the day stationery: pumpkin wedding_designs, on Instagram Facebook and Etsy 


Did you fall in love with your wedding dress? 21st May 2021 


Wedding dress designer and bridal boutique: essence of Australia, Emily’s bridal wear, Sheffield 


Glitz and sparkle: the bride’s accessories: Lovsia 


The groom wore: Whitfield and ward, Manchester 


Beautiful bridesmaids: what did your best girls wear? TFNC bridesmaids 


Hair and make-up – did you DIY or hire a professional? Faces by Phillipa lundy, creative quarter (Instagram) hair at home by Rachel (Instagram) Rachel Harris 


Wedding flowers: Paeony floral design, Lauretta Morley 


What do you remember most about the wedding ceremony? Feeling like the only two people in the room 


Wedding readings? nA 


General styling – did your venue need much decoration? All occasions venue styling


The wedding cake: traditional or quirky? Traditional with an added pop for the hubby 


Entertainment: Ace Party Ltd, Sophie Jayne musisian 


On the day tips and advice: if you only follow one piece of advice, take a second to look around at all your loved ones, it’s the moment you’ll remember in middle of the madness because it’s over in a flash… oh and take a bite of cake! 


What’s the best thing about being married? Your never going into the world alone, you’ve got your person your best friend your wife/husband against everything that life has to throw at your and your a unit, there’s something special in finding that partnership that makes everything at the end of The day worth it 


Quick supplier list for other brides and grooms:

Sophie Jayne Musician 

Dave spink photography 

Pears photography 

Bawtry hall

All occasions venue stylists 

Confectionery lounge 

Emily bridal wear Sheffield 

Whitfield and ward Manchester 

Silver start cars 

Hair at home by Rachel 

Faces by Phillipa 

Creative quarter 

The pantry door 

Paeony floral design 




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