Discover your wedding mag style

You step into WHSmith… you head for the pink bit… you clutch your purse eagerly… time to choose a wedding magazine or two.

Over in the boys’ section, they’re all skulking about, flicking through their fishing / biking / gaming magazines to see what’s inside. Some look as though they’ve been there an hour or two already.

But you can’t do that! In the pink section, all the magazines are in bags. The only way to guess at what’s inside is the covers… and every one is full of promises: 1000 amazing dress ideas! 50 tricks to save money! 20 things your groom should know! 101 wedding secrets you can’t live without!

If you’re stuck at this point you need to…

Discover your wedding magazine style

wedding photography by Ali LovegroveWhich of these profiles fits you best? Join me for a bit of a giggle – this isn’t meant as a serious blog post! Find your personality and discover your wedding magazine style right here!

1. You’re a fashionista with a taste for the theatrical. You’re young and glamorous, don’t like wearing the same thing twice and would rather have a Flake than a Yorkie. You’re always out clubbing, you drink cocktails not pints and your beau can’t leave the house unless he looks gooood. Your favourite wedding dress designer is David Fielden.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style

2. You’re a city girl who loves to look good and have fun. Your fiance is your soulmate – you love the same music, pubs, clubs, food and parties. Your marriage is most important, but you’re looking forward to a brilliant wedding to celebrate too! You quite enjoy Yorkies every now and then. Your favourite wedding dress designer is Benjamin Roberts.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style
wedding photography by Ali Lovegrove 3. You’re loving planning your wedding with the help of your friends, who are fabulous and supportive. You work in an office not too far from home, but you dream of a more creative career. You prefer cupcakes to chocolate bars and drink white wine, then vodka when you get there. Your wedding means the world to you and you know your fiance can’t wait to get wed! Your favourite wedding dress designer is Amanda Wyatt.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style

4. You’ve been planning your wedding for months and you’re loving every second! You dream of becoming a wedding planner and doing this for the rest of your life. You’re brilliant at finding bargains and making your wedding stationery, decorations and jewellery – and they really do look great! You like Maltesers – and the telly ads too. You’re the life and soul of the party and love having a giggle with your other half. Your favourite wedding dress designer is Maggie Sottero.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style

5. You rarely get time to read wedding magazines, so when you do you make the most of it. When he’s out with his friends or working late you like to curl up with a lovely cuppa and a bar of Green & Black’s so you wedding photography by Ali Lovegrove can really enjoy reading your wedding magazine. You’v e worked hard and you really enjoy your job, but you live for the weekends – for seeing friends and spending time with your fiance. Your favourite wedding dress designer is Suzanne Neville.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style

6. You’re a modern girl who loves life and you’re looking forward to your wedding – but it’s not taking over your life (yet!) You and your fiance are a real team and you’re planning together, but you’re the one with all the best ideas! You can take or leave chocolate but you love eating out with your other half, your friends and your family. You can’t resist the odd gossip mag, but there’s something special about a magazine full of wedding inspiration! Your favourite wedding dress designer is Ronald Joyce.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style

wedding photography by Ali Lovegrove7. You’re a gorgeous girl about town with perfectly manicured nails and a friendly smile. Your fiance is tall, dark and handsome and he loves you to bits! Together you make a perfect couple: he’s The One and your wedding day will make your life complete. Your home is beautifully decorated, stylish and welcoming, a great place for having friends to dinner and relaxing together when you’re not seeing your PR people and he’s not at training. You prefer salads to snacks – you really do. Your favourite wedding dress designer is Ian Stuart.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style

8. You are the teeniest bit wedding obsessed, but there’s nothing wrong with that! You love everything wedding, and you absolutely can’t wait for your big day. Dress fittings are just the best experience, but you really loved choosing your wedding venue with your fiance – just to see how excited he is about your wedding too! You like a good book, and Marian Keyes is right up your street. When you’re not wedding planning you make sure you spend time together and with your friends just relaxing and having fun. Your fiance buys you flowers and chocolate and you love romance. Your favourite wedding dress designer is Caroline Castigliano.

Is this you? Discover your wedding magazine style

Thanks to the lovely Ali Lovegrove for all the photos on this blog post.

Claire Gould

Claire spends her days writing - either in beautiful calligraphy or online. She lives on the edge of the English Lake District only minutes away from the beach, where she loves to escape and unwind. Claire's calligraphy can be found at Claire launched the English Wedding Blog in November 2009 - it's been a top 10 UK wedding blog ever since, with a regional focus we hope you LOVE.



  • Katy
    9 years ago

    I don’t know that I am any of these!
    Isn’t there a Horse and Hound version of a wedding maazine or something?

  • Claire
    9 years ago

    Hehe Katy I think there’s a niche in the market there!
    Been enjoying your blog! Lovely to read a little more about you 🙂
    Claire xx

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