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…

Recommended by Us :: The Indie Wedding Fair

Have you noticed just how many wedding fairs there are up and down the country? Hundreds, literally hundreds, and sometimes it’s hard to tell the difference between them. As busy wedding planners it’s important for us to spend our time wisely and going to every single fair just isn’t an option. We only visit the most interesting and original…

Kelianne Newiss Photographer Shoots at Hope Mill Theatre

We had the pleasure of working with Kelianne Newiss and her creative team on a very special shoot last week at Hope Mill Theatre  and AWOL Studios and some of the shots are just incredible! Below you can see the behind the scenes pictures of it all coming together. With gorgeous dresses from Jean Jackson…

Our Top 3 Vendors from Hope Mill’s Alternative Wedding Fayre!

We had a lovely time at Hope Mill’s Alternative Wedding Fayre last week. As well as meeting up with some of our current clients we met lots of new faces and made some exciting connections for 2017. But let’s not beat around the bush, the highlights of the night were meeting the ridiculously talented suppliers bringing…