Blog

Pretty in (Pale)Pink

Posted on

Our best selling colour year on year is Pale Pink and we have just received some stunning testimonial photos through today from the lovely Bride Gemma, which prove why this colour is absolutely perfect for all your Bridesmaids and an English Wedding.    We are so excited to share these with you, as Gemma and her bridesmaids look beautiful and their Wedding photographer Philip Bedford (www.philipbedford.co.uk) has done a brilliant job.  Gemma’s bridesmaids wear the Matchimony Classic Dress in Pale Pink and the matching flower girl sashes, mens accessories and boys bow ties bring together the Wedding Party.   Below are a...

Read More

A Beautiful and Green 2017

Posted on

  The wedding trends for this year and exploding with beautiful lush greens, from the palest Sage to the darkest Willow we are seeing the freshness of green appearing in everything from dresses to confetti!  Here are some of our top picks for this year’s stunning colour trends: Beautiful, natural cakes: gone are the days of over the top cakes, now brides are leaning more towards unstructured cakes, less flowers and more shrubbery! Some of these beauties perfectly some up this yummy trend: Image: Style me Pretty Wedding dressing: we love an excuse for flowers at a wedding, however filling...

Read More

The best part of the job!

Posted on

We still can’t really believe how lucky we are being involved in so many brides special days and by far the best part of the job is receiving testimonials and pictures from our lovely brides.    Seeing our garments come to life and be captured on film, to be treasured in albums for years to come is magical.   So today is a slight different blog with less words and just about the gorgeous photos sent in by Louisa.   Louisa had 10 bridesmaids and we were honoured to be able to help her find dresses to suit them all and fit with...

Read More

Black Friday: our incredible 20% off everything offer!

Posted on

We are coming up to Black Friday, the US phenomenon that is a staple in the U.K. retailing calendar too.   It is reported over £1.27billion will be spent on Black Friday alone which is £2.3million every minute!  That is a lot of Christmas presents .... Or bridesmaid dresses! At Matchimony we truly try to bring great value to our clients every day but we are also keen to take part in Black Friday and even Cyber Monday.   We therefore have a great promotion with 20% off your whole order from the 25th to the 28th November inclusive.   This is our biggest ever promotion, across...

Read More

LONDON FASHION WEEK TRENDS

Posted on

We can’t believe it has been a year since our last London Fashion Week blog! We LOVE LFW and the colour trends coming out of this year have blown us away and got us super excited for next year. From rich bright yellows to light blues the colour variety was huge not to mention the stunning range of printed opportunities! As a bright yellow Primrose became huge gracing the catwalks and bring a ray of sunshine to the week. A suitable blend for our gorgeous Sun Yellow however with our new bespoke Pantone colour-dye match offer we really can match...

Read More

Winter Weddings

Posted on

Yay, the weather has turned and we are now allowed to be obsessing about Winter Weddings.  Goodbye Summer and welcome open fires, hot chocolate and snuggly jumpers.   Winter Wedding season is fast approaching and as I have mentioned before I love a Christmas Wedding.   Everyone is already merry and it is a perfect time share your Wedding with your family and friends.    It is also the most popular time to get engaged, with over 41% of couples getting engaged over the Christmas period.So what is special about Winter 2017?   We have noticed a real spike in requests for forest...

Read More

Winter Weddings

Posted on

Yay, the weather has turned and we are now allowed to be obsessing about Winter Weddings.  Goodbye Summer and welcome open fires, hot chocolate and snuggly jumpers.   Winter Wedding season is fast approaching and as I have mentioned before I love a Christmas Wedding.   Everyone is already merry and it is a perfect time share your Wedding with your family and friends.    It is also the most popular time to get engaged, with over 41% of couples getting engaged over the Christmas period.So what is special about Winter 2017?   We have noticed a real spike in requests for forest...

Read More

Winter Weddings

Posted on

Yay, the weather has turned and we are now allowed to be obsessing about Winter Weddings.  Goodbye Summer and welcome open fires, hot chocolate and snuggly jumpers.   Winter Wedding season is fast approaching and as I have mentioned before I love a Christmas Wedding.   Everyone is already merry and it is a perfect time share your Wedding with your family and friends.    It is also the most popular time to get engaged, with over 41% of couples getting engaged over the Christmas period.So what is special about Winter 2017?   We have noticed a real spike in requests for forest...

Read More

With great events, comes great planning

Posted on

It’s funny how some of the most fantastic, exciting and enjoyable times of our lives are also rated as some of the most stressful and getting married comes in within the top ten.  There’s a lot of planning and coordination. The who, when and where. The “who” can become a delicate, political, balancing act with family and friends, but it’s an opportunity for you to include and involve the people you hold most dearest as part of your Bridal party……and remember, these are the people who hold your fate on your Hen or Stag do after all, so choose wisely....

Read More

Happy Christmas Everyone!

Posted on

No we really aren’t going mad but already Christmas photo shoots have taken place and we have been tagging our items into the relevant Christmas categories on Not On The High Street.   Talk in the industry is turning to the big trends of 2017, and we have began discussing new colours for next year and new product ideas.    So we are using this as an excuse to crack out the mulled wine and predict what we think are going to be key trends for Matchimony in 2017. Sequins and Sparkle Starting with the engagement ring a Wedding is all about...

Read More