Your Kent Wedding - September/October 2023 (Issue 110)

REGULARS 7 EDITOR’S LETTER A warm welcome from Kelly 9 NEARLYWED NEWS Catch up on news from around the county 13 FREEBIES & OFFERS Great giveaways and discounts up for grabs 67 HOT TOPIC Our experts offer stellar wedmin advice on personalising your big day 105 COMPETITION Win a romantic break in Yorkshire worth £1,000 CONTENTS SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2023 On the cover This issue’s cover is sponsored by Bradbourne House (, a luxury, exclusive-use venue located in the heart of the Kent countryside. It features real couple Lizzie and Jordan on their wedding day, taking a stroll around the grounds of this beautiful venue. The image was captured by Tom Cullen Photography ( 67 FEATURES 53 GOING TO THE CHAPEL Captured at one of Kent’s newest venues, Chapel House Estate, this shoot features rich tones and pampas pops 57 ONCE AND FLORAL Everything you wanted to know about wedding flowers but were afraid to ask 62 SEASIDE AND CITRUS We love the fresh lemon colour palette of this shoot. Paired with the location’s bracing sea air it enlivens the senses 77 WINTER WOODLAND FANTASY Embrace the spirit of nature and discover floral headpieces that make a statement 45 VENUES 19 SPOTLIGHT ON... Maidstone and Medway 25 TIME TRAVELLERS We round up some of the county’s most iconic historical wedding venues 3