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A wedding at Styal Lodge

Styal Lodge real wedding blogCome and join me for this enchanting wedding at one of Cheshire’s most luxurious wedding venues. Built especially for weddings, Styal Lodge is a pretty cool place – and Charlotte and James’s wedding shows off all its best bits!

First seen on the English Wedding Showcase, I love the fun elements of this wedding day: there’s a great picture of the bridal party with funky umbrellas, and towards the end a lovely portrait picture is completely thrown by the arrival of a naughty spider… McAvoy Photography really do capture the fun and playfulness in a wedding day and I’m sure you’ll love this as much as I do.

Charlotte and James are the most adorable couple – they look so deeply in love with each other, and I’m really proud to be sharing their wedding with you today.

Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (1) Charlotte is so beautiful: an English Rose with perfect skin and wearing natural make up she looks stunning. I love her twisting hair vine with crystals and little leaves – so pretty!

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Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (6) James takes a minute to relax before the wedding ceremony. This is the garden at Styal Lodge – cleverly furnished with a love seat and climbing roses for brides and grooms.

Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (7) James and his best man… love this photo!

Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (8) And the beautiful Charlotte with her bridesmaids all in purple. Don’t they look fab.

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Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (10) Styal Lodge is a great wedding venue, beautifully light and spacious, and a blank canvas to create your own wedding theme. Charlotte and James’s pinks and purples looked gorgeous.

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Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (20)A group shot turns into a minor crisis as a spider appears… (seriously though, if one starts to crawl up your wedding dress what do you do?! You’d never find it!)

Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (21)(ps I love the contrast of the girls’ concern and the boys’ laughter.)

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Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (13)The romantic portrait photos of this couple are really beautiful. I think if I had to choose a single image for a canvas it would be this next one with the beautiful flare…

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Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (16)… but then again, Styal Lodge has so many beautiful little locations for romantic countryside shots, there’s a lot for Charlotte and James to choose from!

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Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (23)In the bridal suite at Styal Lodge – a separate room adjoining the main reception room, where the bride can get ready in the morning, or the couple can take a moment or two to relax and have stunning portraits taken.

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Styal Lodge wedding blog McAvoy Photography (27)Thank you to Jenny and Keith from McAvoy Photography for sharing this beautiful wedding – first on the English Wedding Showcase with a link to Charlotte and James on their wedding photography blog, and today on here with me.

Congratulations to James and Charlotte – a truly romantic couple and a bride and groom who wear their hearts on their sleeves – I wish you many happy years together, I really do.

Find out more about my lovely sponsors McAvoy Photography on their English Wedding Showcase Page, or visit their website to see their portfolio, information and prices.

http://www.mcavoyweddings.co.uk

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 www.byMoonandTide.com. 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.

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2 COMMENTS
  • Charlotte
    8 years ago

    What a lovely wedding, I love all the little pink and purple accents, and absolutely gorgeous photography!

    • Claire
      8 years ago
      AUTHOR

      Thank you Charlotte – I’m so glad you enjoyed the blog post. Fab colours and yes, gorgeous photography by Jenny & Keith McAvoy as ever. Perfect for a lovely sunny day like today 🙂
      Have a great weekend xxx

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