Autumn Wedding at Ballydugan Mill

Autumn Wedding at Ballydugan Mill

What is not to adore about an autumn marriage ceremony? The heat colour palette, the prosperous textures… we could go on and on! When Jayne & Stephen started out scheduling their marriage ceremony, they dreamt of bringing that warm autumn wedding ceremony vibe to life. Motivated by the year, they selected tonal colours of rust, marsala, and a muted blush, which ended up dotted through their particular working day at Ballydugan Mill, alongside with dried flowers that suit the structure properly! The beautiful imagery by Kalie Reid Pictures tells their marriage ceremony story.

Jayne and Stephen 1st achieved when they were at high school but that was not rather the commence of their adore story. Jayne fills us in, “Stephen and I went to university together whilst we under no circumstances spoke substantially. I assume we may have been Facebook friends at most. I went to university in Scotland and retained in speak to with a pal who also went to Scotland. We met once again 4 a long time afterwards at a mutual friend’s wedding day and we achieved up 3 weeks afterwards and the relaxation is historical past.”

The proposal happened though the few have been on a passionate weekend absent. “We usually go to Stephen’s granny and grandad’s property in Donegal for weekends away. It is so wonderful, right on the seashore in Portsalon. We went for a walk along the coast. As we walked the beach, an unidentified lone pet began adhering to us so I threw a stick, the dog never ever still left us as we have been the only types on the beach. I could see Stephen getting frustrated so climbed up on the rocks at the considerably conclusion of the beach front, considering we could get absent from the pet dog. As he obtained down on just one knee the doggy jumped up onto the rocks and commenced to bark. A pretty unforgettable time!”, Jayne reminisces.

The ceremony took put at the beautiful Tullyallen Presbyterian Church, Armagh.

Jayne’s wedding ceremony ring was her quite distinctive ‘something old’ as was her late grandmother’s wedding day ring. “It fits perfectly by prospect and it is charming to have one thing that reminds me of her as she died just soon after Stephen and I satisfied.”

Following the ceremony, the pair and their friends produced their way to Ballydugan Mill in Downpatrick for the reception.

The bridesmaids’ correctly blended and matched dresses were sourced on the web from Next, Item and ASOS. We appreciate the rust hues!

Jayne’s amazing robe is by designer Indiebride London which she sourced at Archive 12 in Belfast. Jayne did her own hair and makeup for the day as nicely as her mum’s make-up AND the bridesmaids! What a talented bride!

An autumn celebration was constantly on the playing cards for this pair. Jayne states, “I like Autumn so the colors experienced to be warm and inviting. These colors are in our hair, as we are a relatives of pink heads. The really feel of the working day was cosy, our venue had fireplaces lit to preserve our visitors warm.”

And the location for this happy day was Ballydugan Mill. Jayne tells us,”I instantly fell in enjoy with the location as I function in restoration and conservation and the mill was restored by the owner around 12 several years. We met the proprietors and just beloved the intimacy of the mill and the history in it. The matter that definitely obtained to me was that the dance ground is first from the 1700s and I’m a sucker for historical past.”

This sort of magnificent shots for the marriage album! “Our images were important as a memory to us and Kalie did this kind of an wonderful job as she often does.”

Alongside with family members and friends, Jayne & Stephen added so a lot of particular handmade touches to their day. Their flowers were collected and dried above the 6 months subsequent the marriage, the bride created and printed stationery, favours were being a project with Jayne and her mum, and her sister Laura produced their aspiration marriage ceremony cake.

As for the information Jayne would give other brides, “Get loads of beauty slumber!” she suggests. We completely concur!

The pair plans to invest a couple months travelling close to Asia, Thailand and Indonesia for their honeymoon – bliss!

A large thanks to present day pair, Jayne and Stephen, for sharing their magnificent autumn marriage ceremony celebration with 1 Fab Day and to Kalie Reid Photography for capturing the magic of the working day.

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