Real Weddings

The most beautiful real weddings from Ireland and abroad are here on  Ireland’s best wedding blog. Be inspired by cool Irish real weddings by the best wedding photographers in the country, as well as plenty of destination weddings by top wedding planners.

A Colourful Wedding Full of Fun and Laughter

This is Hannah and Sam, a fabulous couple who tied the knot in a colourful wedding at the beautiful Roganstown Hotel and Country Club. Look out for the hilarious wedding party photos, they are sure to put a big smile on your face. 

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A Beautiful Sunny Wedding With Lots of Dusky Pink

Meet Sorcha and Colie, a fabulous couple who have known each other since Sorcha moved to her home town at the age of 3. They had the best wedding day with amazing weather and they wish they could do it all over again! We love the dusky pink touches in the flowers, dresses and decor!

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A Stunning Black Tie Wedding with Red and Green

This is Mary-Elizabeth and Alex! They tied the knot in a black tie wedding and celebrated with their guests at the Merrion Hotel. We love that Mary-Elizabeth’s dad was the architect for the venue and it was so beautiful that they didn’t need to do much decor-wise. 

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A Beautiful Wedding, After 24 Years of Being Engaged

Say hello to Kim and John, a stunning couple who were engaged for a whopping 24 years! They got engaged in December 1998, and after having two lovely daughters, they finally celebrated their love with a gorgeous wedding.

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Two Grooms, A Black Tie Wedding, And A Whole Lot Of Love

Meet Seán and Stephen, two grooms who tied the knot in the Westgrove Hotel. Their black tie wedding is full of stunning personal details, including a nod to the rainbow flag, creative table names, lots of unique ceremony elements and so much more. We love that they made their wedding their own! 

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A Rainy Elopement in Ireland

Meet Kristen and Adam, a beautiful couple who dreamed of an elopement in Ireland! The wonderful Stephen Neary planned this gorgeous event in Doolin, County Clare. We love that Kristen and Adam had their day their way… an intimate affair with just each other!

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A Gorgeous Destination Wedding in Portugal With Lots of Blue and White

This is Amy and Dirk, a beautiful couple who literally met in Heaven! They tied the knot in a gorgeous destination wedding in Portugal, on a sunny day, with perfect ocean views. We love that the venue’s Portuguese tiles inspired their blue and white decor! 

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A Laid Back Glamour Wedding With White and Gold Accents

Meet Robyn and Conor, who planned a laid back glamour wedding featuring lots of white with gold accents. We love that they found their dream wedding venue really early! In fact, Markree Castle was the only venue that they visited. They just knew it was the one!

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A Woodlands Wedding With Black, Ivory and Greenery

Meet Melissa and Andy! We love how interior designer, Melissa, created a mood board to make their woodlands theme shine. And just look at how happy they are!

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A Minimalist Wedding For A Music Loving Couple

Meet Caroline and Cian, a newlywed couple who just tied the knot at The Station House Hotel. We love their minimalist wedding theme, pops of wild berry colour and how they wove their love for music throughout each part of the day.

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A Pale Blue and Peach Spring Wedding

Meet Kacie and Darren! They’ve been together for 12 years, engaged for 3.5 of them and recently tied the knot in a beautiful pale blue and peach Spring wedding.

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A Simple and Non-Traditional Wedding With Lovely White Flowers and Eucalyptus

We love that Carol and Derek planned a simple and non-traditional wedding. They wanted to include things that are special and meaningful to them! So, in keeping things simple, their wedding ceremony was a whopping 13 minutes long!

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A New Year’s Eve Black Tie Wedding For Music Lovers

What better way to celebrate 10 years of being together than with a fabulous New Year’s Eve black tie wedding?

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A Relaxed and Unfussy Wedding With Just Their Nearest and Dearest

Lorna and Jenny knew exactly what type of wedding they wanted: relaxed and unfussy, with an element of classiness. They really just wanted to give their nearest and dearest the best day without compromising on comfort! 

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Real Honeymoon: Snowboarding in France and Swimming in Mexico

Meet Christina and Gregory! They tied the knot earlier this year and went on a dream honeymoon, planned by the fabulous Sarah Appleton.

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A Spring Wedding With Sage Green and Blush Pink

Kaitie and Pauric got married in spring and selected a floral theme with sage green and blush pink as their key colours!

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A Spring Wedding With Blush Pink & Lots of Fun!

“As it was a spring wedding I decided on nice blush pink tones for the bridesmaids and flower girl. The flowers were a mix of creams, blush pink and pale blues.”

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A Beautiful Berry And Eucalyptus Wedding

We love the “Share love, not germs” hand sanitiser bottles and the beautiful berry and eucalyptus theme they chose.

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A Sequel Wedding: Elegant With White and Gold

“I went for an elegant theme, just white and gold. Simple decor which I did myself.”

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Rustic and Eclectic: A Non-Traditional Wedding

“Our wedding was anything but traditional. We decided to go against the idea of having a bridal party. So the only colours we had to focus on were the bride and groom’s. As I’m sure you’re aware, The Village Barn speaks for itself. It’s a rustic, eclectic mix of decor where there’s something to catch your attention around every corner.”

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