Your Bristol & Somerset Wedding - December 2022 /January 2023 (Issue 92)

ties. The bridesmaids meanwhile wore floor-length Dessy dresses in midnight navy with cowl neck. TIME TO CELEBRATE Live singer Lucy from Lula Weddings performed and helped to create the right atmosphere during the canapé and drinks reception. Then, during the wedding breakfast, the couple set up a board with a first dance sweepstake. Everyone was asked to pick a song that the couple might have chosen for this special moment. It turned out to be Sleeping at Last’s version of I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles). There was also a photo booth for guests to enjoy in the evening – “Everyone had a blast with it,” Elizabeth says. MEMORABLE MOMENTS The ceremony is the part of the day that comes to mind for Elizabeth as her highlight. “We’d been waiting more than two years to get to this point, so I was emotional throughout the morning, but once I saw Jack I was just so happy. He woke up with no voice though, so when we met at the end of the aisle and he croaked ‘hello,’ it was a big surprise,” she shares. The bride continues: “All of our suppliers were absolutely fantastic but Courtney, our wedding planner, was such a star. She had everything in hand and was a pleasure to have around on the day.” 30