Kerry and Georg Real Life Wedding

Written by    Last updated: January 5, 2011

What is your first name?


What is your last name?


What is your maiden name?


What is the name of your groom?


When was your wedding?

8th may

What is your email address?

Would you like other brides to be able to email you?


How and when did you meet?

a night out

How old are you both?

i’m 24 and my hubby is 30

Where, when and how did he (or you!) propose?

on the bells on hog many 2009

Did you have hen and stag celebrations? If so, what did you do?

me and my girls went to new castle for a wild night out dressed up as emergency theme

How did your groom help with the wedding planning?

not really he got a few odd jobs to do like picking the kilts and the invitations so he felt included through

Did you use confetti to plan your wedding? If so, how did the website help you?

yes i used confetti loads for tips and ideas, plus the chat room was brill cause i got to talk to brides who were having the same problems and worries

Do you have a confetti web page?


Did you buy any confetti products for your wedding? If so, did you visit a store, buy online or by mail order?

i got my table confetti and some other little nick nacs

Tell us about your outfit, and where you bought it

i choose my dress as soon as i saw it i find if it the right dress you will just know straight away

Did you have bridesmaids? If so, who did you choose and what did they wear?

i had three 3 bridemaids my sister and my two kids, for the dresses i picked a bridemaids dress for my sis from the same place i got my dress but for the kids i picked plain white dresses from next and the lady who was altering my dress sewed on a sash and bow in the same colour as my sisters which looked brill and saved alot of money

Who did your groom choose for his best man and ushers, and what did they wear?

the men all wore kilts

Did you have a civil or religious ceremony?

yes, we had it in our local church

Where did you hold your ceremony?

caddonfoot church, scottish borders

Where did you hold your reception?

in our local town hall

Did you have any special wedding transport?

yes my husband is a lorry driver and we hired a huge lorry to take him 2 the church and take us to the reception

How many guests did you invite to your wedding, and did you have a separate evening guest list?

there were 70 all day and 200 at night

Did your reception have a particular theme in terms of colour or style?

we had a scottish themed wedding with a purple colour scheme

How did you incorporate this in to your table settings?

had purple flowers in the table decs and the table plans ( name tags, table names etc) the chair bows were also purple

Did you give your guests favours?

yes because we had a scottish theme our favours was scottish tablet in a white box with purple ribbon

Describe your flowers (bouquets and table decorations). Who was your florist?

scottish thistle and purple flowers and white roses with Diamantes

What did you choose to have on your menu? Did you have an outside caterer or did your venue handle the catering?

yes we have a three course meal, then haggis, neeps and tatties for night time plus a chocolate fountain

What did you choose for your wedding cake, and who made it?

rainbow sugar craft (see pic)

Did you have any entertainment during the day or evening?

we had a band playing who done all sorts of music and scottish dancing

Did you have a gift list? If so, who did you have your list with?


Where did you spend your first night and honeymoon? Who did you book your honeymoon with?

yeah which was much needed as you find that after the wedding i was exhausted and was on a huge comedown which the wedding i had been planning 4 a year was all over

What was your most memorable moment of the day?

the first dance was amazing

Did you experience any “nightmare” moments in the run up to your wedding or on the day?

yes which seemed huge at the time but now they just became what made the wedding more brill

Is there anything you would do differently, or any advice you would give to other brides?

no, but if i had advice for other brides its get it videograher i am so glad i did i love being able to experience it again and again and my kids love watching it as my little one was so wee she can watch it wen she is older

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