A South African Elopement Planned 24 Hours Before Lockdown
August 18, 2020
Dinka and Renier, who are German but live in South Africa, realised that their marriage license was going to expire during lockdown. Not wanting to start the whole planing process again, they decided to bite the bullet and get married the very next day, before lockdown came into effect. Although it was different to what they had in mind for their wedding, they don't regret the way they did it at all!
A Socially Distanced Wedding with an After Party in the Park!
July 30, 2020
Hannah and Tim originally planned to marry on 6th June 2020, but as weddings were still banned in England at that point, ended up being one of the first marriages allowed nearly a month later! They were married on 7th July, the first date small weddings were permitted again.
The Best Face Masks to Keep you Safe & Stylish at your Wedding
July 24, 2020
Well here's a blog post I never in a million years thought I'd be putting together - the best face masks to keep you safe (but crucially stylish!) on your socially distanced wedding day. WHAT A GODDAMN WORLD. It's important to be safe and keep others around you safe too, and with wearing them in enclosed public spaces becoming mandatory from today (July 24th) in England, you're going to need to stock up.
An Intimate, Backyard, Pandemic Wedding with a Street Party Reception
July 22, 2020
Jackson and Erik gathered inspiration for their May 2020 wedding from two places - their international travels, and their favourite city, Chicago. Despite their original date falling slap bang in the middle of an international pandemic and most couples postponing, Jackson and Eric had a very important reason to keep to their plans. “The most important reason to keep our original date was to have our beloved and elderly doggo, Bessie, there,” explained the bride. “She walked me down the aisle and had a gold velvet collar that matched my gold and black dress perfectly!”
A Rainbow Ceremony Live Streamed During Lockdown
July 13, 2020
Ali and Edd had a Zoom ceremony in early June, and although the ceremony wasn't legally binding they will forever celebrate it as what they see as their wedding anniversary. They plan to have the big wedding and do the legal bit next year.
How to Mark Your Original Wedding Date if You’ve Postponed Due to Covid-19
April 24, 2020
Oh babe, what a time to be planning your wedding. I won’t preface this by going over what a difficult time this is again and again because you know that, and if you clicked the link to read this article it’s because you are SOLUTION FOCUSED and honey, I’m here for it!
Positivity During A Pandemic: How To Make The Most Of This Time If You Have A Wedding To Plan
April 13, 2020
Tattoo Shop Elopement During the Covid-19 Pandemic inspired by Hawaii & Green Day
April 7, 2020
Matt and Julia had planned to get married In Hawaii this coming July, with their reception to follow in their hometown in August. But with the current uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic, they weren’t sure if their dream wedding would still happen the way they planned. Voicing concerns to Julia’s co-worker, who happens to be a licensed officiant, she offered to marry the couple at the tattoo shop Julia works at before their state went into lockdown. “I think one of my friends summed it up best by saying ‘you got married at a tattoo shop, by a tattoo artist, in the middle of a pandemic; that’s the most punk-rock thing I’ve ever heard!’” said Julia.
Change the Date: When Forced to Postpone their Wedding, This Couple Chose to see the Funny Side!
March 22, 2020
Like many of you reading this, Denver-based photographer Ashley and her fiance Jonathan have been forced to postpone their wedding due to the CONVID-19 pandemic. When it came to telling their friends and family about their change of date, they decided to do a silly photo shoot with - what else? - bottles of Corona beer!