Wedding Inspiration - English Elegance

Old fashioned romance is coming back with a sophisticated elegance. People are being drawn to the stylish charm of the English countryside and regal era, being inspired by rich colours, warm wood tones and a timeless garden style.
Bring back a little bit of English Elegance to your wedding or event with these seven ideas we’ve put together for you.

1. Your Venue

Pick a venue with a sophisticated vintage feel and timeless colour palette

2. Decorations and Centre Pieces  

Add in a touch of greenery with vines through your decorations to bring the English garden and countryside in.

3. The Flowers

Flowers with a subtle palette and pop of colour, traditionally David Austin rose, garden rose, lisianthus, ivy berry, hypericum and gum leaf work well.


4. Seating Chart

Simple elegant handwritten seating arrangements and place cards, with a sprig of garden leaf or lavender.

5. Table Setting

Add in in stylish silver elements to your table with flower jars, candle holders and vintage cutlery

6. Add in modern trends

Bring in on trend elements with chalkboard signs, a unique cake and canvas sweet wedding favours

7. Wedding Stationary

Be sure to make your theme flow throughout your wedding by reflecting your colour palette and venue styling into your stationary

This photo shoot was located in our beautiful Chancellor’s Room created by Bride To Be.
Photography: Maree Homer / Styling: Bianca Spiegel