A Humanist Wedding Ceremony at Victoria Warehouse on St. Patrick’s Day!

As some of you may know our founder Stefanie Fetterman trained to become a Humanist Celebrant with Humanists UK last year and is now fully accredited to conduct non-religious weddings. This means that she works alongside couples who wish to hold wedding ceremonies in any place they choose – be that a warehouse, a field, a…

Free Thinking Floral Designs by Alternative Weddings Manchester

When we started Alternative Weddings Manchester we had no idea that within a year of business, as well as helping people co-ordinate and style a range of unusual wedding venues, we’d also be taking on a whole range of creative flower commissions! California Garden Party,  Medieval Winter, Bahama Beach, Pagan Equinox, Wildflower Charm – these are just some of…

Laura & Nick Coppack – Right About Love

Our fifth wedding of 2017 was Laura and Nick Coppack’s, two people united by a love of music who wanted a wedding that was slick, beautifully presented but completely laid-back and personal. As Nick told us in his wedding speech, this pair met at a Belle and Sebastian tribute night at Manchester’s landmark underground venue…

Cat & Russell’s Loud and Lovely Wedding Day

When I first met Cat and Russell over a year ago to start planning their wedding, they made one thing very clear – no matter what else happened on Sun 30th April their wedding wouldn’t be complete without two things, a magician and karaoke. As for everything else, they were happy to work out the details along…

Non-Religious Weddings – Is a Humanist Ceremony right for you?

Last year Alternative Weddings MCR had the pleasure of observing a few humanist ceremonies during the weddings we planned, and how wonderful they were! So special in fact that our founder Stefanie Fetterman has decided to train as a Humanist Celebrant herself and all being well, from June 2017, she should be fully qualified and accredited to marry…