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You know that here at 5 Star Wedding Directory we love a romantic, luxury honeymoon escape. Bora Bora, Hawaii, Dubai… but if you’re not the beach type, we’ve found five of our favourite alternative luxury honeymoons, that is more...
It’s no secret; I love shoes. And if you’re the same, you’ll want to find the perfect pair for your special day. I hid a cute pair of champagne L.K. Bennetts under my dress with a sparkly buckle and...
Using their friends as models as they couldn’t afford professionals, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana entered the fashion world in 1985 with their collection, ‘Real Women’. The dynasty Dolce & Gabbana's beginnings were faltering, with sales from their first collection...
We firmly believe that no two women are alike, that each and every one of us has our own unique dreams, beauty and passions. This gives us the freedom to play with our individuality,
The beautiful country of Italy is steeped in history and synonymous with art, romance and style. This makes it the ideal location to hold your destination wedding.

Strong. Feminine. Chloé

One of the most iconic brands of the 60s and 70s, Chloé was founded in 1952 by Gaby Aghion, who, having married her childhood sweetheart, embraced her second love, designing a small collection of elegant, yet relaxed pieces.

Sumptuous Spring Flowers

A new season of fancy florals From the prettiest pastels to the boldest blooms, spring flowers give plenty of choices for wedding bouquets and displays. If you want to keep things seasonal, nature offers a huge variety at this time...

Moroccan Inspiration

Intense colours and rich fabrics Long lazy days and sweet, balmy evenings - we can’t wait to escape to the sun. But until then, we’re amping up the inspo with some sublime Moroccan vibes. Escape the spring with us and...
A little peek at what went on We love fashion week! And this year's Autumn Winter offering did not disappoint. Here's a speedy round up of a few of our faves.The Queen First and foremost, can we please mention the highlight...
Forget winter white... I love the idea of a winter wedding taking on a slightly different inspiration from the season. Stepping away from cold whites and festive bright reds, I adore the warm reds that bleed into plummy hues and...
Top of the cake pops Let’s be honest, what to have atop your cake might not fall into the top ten priorities for your wedding. But we think it’s a missed opportunity to make your cake a fabulous showstopper and...

Metallic florals

Adding metallics for an extra something special If you’re anything like me, you’ll love a flash of metallic across a wedding colour palette. It can add such a lively contrast to the décor, and my favourite way to incorporate it...
Tradition and Inspiration No one does spectacular weddings quite like the royals, so with the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle only a few months away, we thought we’d take you back through some of the most iconic royal...

2018 Trend Alert

What does 2018 hold for wedding fashion? With memories of 2017 fading fast, 2018 has most definitely arrived in all its glory. Last year saw greenery, shades of buff and epic dessert tables storm across weddings, and we’re so excited...
Help yourself! Food stations at weddings are so popular and such a good idea. Gone are the formal dining arrangements of an evening celebration, just help yourself when you fancy a nibble! From sweet bars to cheese tables, the choices...
Exceeding expectations British through and through, Jaguar is the quintessential car brand for those after a little luxury. Founded in 1922 as the Swallow Sidecar Company by two motorcycle enthusiasts, the company made motorcycle sidecars before moving on to make...
Putting your style stamp on your wedding stationery The eagerly anticipated wedding retail, planning and inspiration destination The Wedding Gallery is set to officially open its doors next month and we are just so excited to be media partners for this unique...

London Fashion Week SS18

Five trends we love from London Fashion Week The LFW Spring Summer 2018 shows are over and we’ve loved every minute of them. From royal influences to extravagant layering, it’s exciting to see what might make its way into our wardrobes...

Magnificent Manicures

With rings on her (perfectly manicured) fingers... Dress, hair, make up, shoes, flowers... nails!! Don't forget, your hands will be on show all day. After the main event when your finger gets itself some new real estate, the one thing...

September blues

Make the blues your happy colour From deep navy to dusky steel, blue is a beautiful choice for a wedding colour palette, especially for an autumnal season. Gone are the bright pops and faded pastels, and in their place, a...

Galia Lahav Victorian Affinity

Once again, we’ve fallen head over heels for a Galia Lahav collection. Victorian Affinity channels the Victorian era and its parallel phase in France, ‘Le Belle Epogue’,

Sunny summer flowers

Pretty petals for all palettes Summer flowers are just the prettiest blossoms! If you choose a summer wedding, there's a whole host of flowers that are in season. From delicate pastel petals to bold and brash blooms, there's bound to...

Marvellous Mini-Moons

The ultimate post-wedding getaway Planning a wedding can be all-consuming. Your big day can be so exciting, that the thrill of the honeymoon get a bit lost. If you’d rather savour the planning of a luxurious break, why not opt...

Ombre Infusions

Add a touch of colour to your day Ombre and dip-dye colours are splashing across weddings around the world right now. We love the trend - it injects subtle colour to the day and can be used on any tone....