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A Romantic River Cottage Wedding

Bride and groom kissing under pergola at River Cottage Wedding

I’m so excited to be sharing this beautiful dreamy and romantic River Cottage Wedding. Set at the 100 acre organic farm on the Devon/Dorset border, it offers the perfect backdrop for couples who love the outdoors.

River Cottage farm house and kitchen garden
The gardens at River Cottage
Bride having her make-up applied

Beautiful Bridal Details

WEdding dress hanging on pergola at River Cottage

The bride wore a beautiful ethereal floaty gown by Savin London, which befitted the dreamy garden vibe of the wedding day. She found the gown in  Lace & Grace Bridal Boutique in Keynsham, the last boutique of the day she visited.

Bridal shoes and bouquet on doorstep of River Cottage farmhouse
Brides jewellery on dressing table

The Bride wore a hair vine, earrings, and a matching necklace, all by Ivory & Co, Her simple ivory shoes were from Rainbow Club.

Bride getting into her wedding dress
Father and Bride walking down the aisle path in garden of River Cottage Wedding

Florist Charlie Ryrie at The Wild Gardener created the beautiful florals, which included the bouquet, buttonholes, and table arrangements. She also created a stunning floral and foliage display on the pergola in the garden, which was the backdrop for the wedding ceremony.

Bride looking at groom for first time at River Cottage Wedding
Bride and groom exchanging vows in the garden at River Cottage Wedding

A Romantic River Cottage Wedding Ceremony

Bride and Groom sharing first kiss under pergola at River Cottage Wedding
Bride and Groom walking down aisle at River Cottage Wedding being showered with confetti by guests

Canapes and Skittles

Bride and groom with guests laughing and enjoying canapes and drinks in the Garden

After the ceremony, the couple and their guests made the most of the beautiful River Cottage setting, which un activities such as Skittles and welly wanging. Guests could also enjoy a tour of the farm where they could meet the pigs and the farm cat, Marmalade.

Guests playing skittles in the garden
Bride and groom standing under the rose covered pergola

Love and Romance in the Gardens

Bride and groom standing in front of cottage holding hands at River Cottage Wedding

The couple enjoyed some time to themselves in the Kitchen Garden. It was the perfect setting for some romantic and dreamy wedding portraits.

Bride and groom standing together in the courtyard by colourful hollyhocks  at River Cottage Wedding
The wedding breakfast setting at River Cottage Wedding

A Scrumptious Banquet

Place table setting for wedding breakfast
A beautiful semi-naked 3-tier wedding cake, covered in fresh flowers and fruit at River Cottage Wedding

The wedding breakfast menu was created bespoke for the day in collaboration with the head chef, Gelf Anderson. It was followed by a beautiful and very tasty partially naked 3-tier wedding cake, which was covered in fresh fruit and flowers.

The wedding speeches at River Cottage wedding
The wedding speeches at River Cottage

Party Time at River Cottage

Bride and Grooms first dance at River Cottage WEdding

To finish the day, there was dancing to music from The Haus Band. With the couple dancing their first dance as a married couple to ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You’

Bride and groom dancing with guests at River Cottage wedding




Devon, England