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Do you love the idea of having a beach wedding? Have you always dreamed of having a beach wedding in the tropics? Just you and your husband with close family and friends on a hot sandy beach.. This section is all about beach real weddings in the UK and abroad. There are some beautiful beach real weddings to be inspired by in this section, including Brenda and Chris’s stunning beach wedding in Ibiza. Do you remember the film The Blue Lagoon? Well, that is what Egle and Mindaugas’s wedding in Fiji reminds me of, it is just too beautiful for words. If you prefer a beach wedding closer to home, take a look at Lucy and Rupert’s beach wedding in the South of France. They had a small celebration in Chelsea, London, before having their main wedding on the beach in the South of France; it is just too chic for words.
If you are planning on having your own beach wedding, I am sure these real weddings will provide you with plenty of ideas for your own big day. It is important to remember if you are planning a beach wedding in a tropical destination to opt for a lightweight wedding dress rather than one is too heavy and too difficult to transport in your luggage. Your groom should equally not opt for a heavy suit, as the last thing you will want him to do is faint whilst saying his vows. When it comes to wedding shoes for beach weddings, you can of course wear traditional wedding shoes, but are they really practical if you are getting married on the beach? It might be an idea to wear flip flops when you say your vows, then change into more formal heels when it is time for your reception.

A Simply Magical Wedding In Greece On The Beach

A stunning photograph of Nevena and Milos at their magical wedding in Greece.

For those of you who are dreaming of a destination wedding, you are bound to love Nevena and Milos’s magical wedding at Fourka beach, Olympion Sunset hotel in Greece. The couple first met through a mutual friend in Belgrade. ‘We started our love story one warm winter in Athens when Milos arrived to meet me there,’ says Nevena. ‘I had already been there for a while with...

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December 2016

A Quirky And Relaxed Wedding With Creative Styling In Australia

A gorgeous photograph of Ailsa and Phillip. Ailsa's wedding dress is by Mariana Hardwick.

Ailsa and Phillip first met at work and spent most of their time in front of the coffee machine. However, one Saturday night Ailsa decided to give Phil a call and the conversation only ended after four hours! As Phil said, ‘she stayed over one night and never really left!’ The couple got engaged whilst travelling together to Thailand. After a beautiful dinner, Phil got...

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June 2016

A Beautiful Cornwall Beach Wedding With Nautical Touches

A beautiful photograph of Emma and Adam at their Cornwall beach wedding.

Yesterday you had a California beach wedding and today you have a beautiful Cornwall beach wedding with nautical touches. The couple in question are Emma and Adam who actually first met a friends’ wedding in Montenegro. ‘It was a stunningly romantic location, and the weather was incredible,’ says Emma. ‘We had an amazing time and got on really well. We were friends for a long...

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March 2016

A Gorgeous California Beach Wedding With Plenty Of Smiles

How gorgeous is Abigail's hair? She had two different looks. One side, she had a French braid which was put into twisted buns and with the other part, she did 50s style waves with her hair down.

On a cold and rather gloomy day in the UK, looking at Abigail and Brian’s gorgeous & stylish California beach wedding immediately lifts my spirits and I guarantee it will do the same to yours. The couple got married overlooking the beach in their home town of Pacific Beach in California, and first met when they were both playing flag football in a co-ed sports league....

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March 2016

An Informal And Relaxed Wedding By The Sea

'We were incredibly lucky with the weather, our wedding was in the middle of a heatwave,' says Helen.

I know you will take plenty of ideas away from Helen and Oliver’s relaxed wedding by the sea. Helen grew up on the south coast so decided to get married to Oliver in the local church there. Their wedding reception was in a marquee at her grandparents’ home by the sea. ‘My late grandfather had always planned and hoped I would have my wedding reception there...

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March 2016

A Chic Beach Wedding In The South of France

Doesn't Lucy look like the perfect beach bride? Rupert's suit was made by a tailor from California. Lucy wore a flower crown by Birdsong and Bloom.

I am thrilled to bring you the second part to Lucy and Rupert’s wedding. Lucy and Rupert first got married in Chelsea, London, before continuing their celebrations by having a chic beach wedding in the South of France. To take a look at their Chelsea wedding, just click on the word here. Lucy and Rupert’s chic wedding in the South of France, took place on...

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September 2015

A Stylish Beach Wedding In Fiji

Egle and Mindaugus af ter their wedding ceremony surrounded by palm leaves. 'The guys looked like traditional Fijian warriors,' explains Egle. 'They escorted me to my groom and one of them was blowing a conch shell.'

I discovered Egle and Mindaugas incredibly beautiful beach wedding on Instagram. Egle writes a gorgeous fashion and travel blog, Oceans Desire, inspired by the ocean and island life. She works as a personal stylist (which is not surprising considering how stylish she looks) and a social media expert. I don’t know if you have ever seen the Brook Shields’ film The Blue Lagoon, but Egle and Mindaugas’s wedding...

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June 2015

Brenda and Chris’s Stunning Beach Wedding In Ibiza

Brenda and Chris’s Stunning Beach Wedding In Ibiza

Brenda and Chris first met one another in rural Ireland, but after meeting once, never saw each other for another six months! ‘In that time we had enormous phone bills, but I always say they were the best investment Chris ever made,’ says Brenda.’ We got together on Friday the 13th and never looked back.’ The couple married on the 29th June 2014, and had...

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September 2014

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