'Win Your Wedding' Competition

We are so unbelievably ecstatic to announce the launch of our 'Win Your Wedding' competition! To enter, just comment on our Facebook post (link) with your styling/inspiration behind your wedding day. The winner of the competition will be the comment with the most likes - it's really that simple. So get commenting, sharing and tagging your friends to help you! You need to have commented by 8pm New Year's Eve in order to enter, and people liking your comment have until 8pm on 31st January 2017 - that will be when our official vote count is taken. The winner will be announced on Friday 3rd February 2017 - yay!

Please find details of what you can win below along with terms and conditions.  

 
 
Photography - Sarah Wayte Photography My full day digital package, worth £1395, which includes: a pre-wedding engagement session (to take place in Essex), a pre-wedding meeting to discuss all aspects of the day (if outside of Essex, this can be carried out via Skype), a full day of wedding coverage (up to 10 hours), all edited images presented in a password protected online gallery, suitable to share with family and friends, as well as a USB which will also include a mini highlights slideshow set to music. 1. Prize is not inclusive of any travel and/or accommodation costs or any products other than already described. Prints, albums, canvasses etc will be at additional cost and must be paid up front on signing contract. 2. Contract must be completed and full payment (if required) made to confirm the date. Without these, the date will not be secure and may be subject to any other bookings made. 3. Booking is subject to the availability of the photographer. If unavailable for your chosen wedding date, I will be more than happy to offer a reduced prize of an engagement session and images on a USB. 4. The engagement session is to be held in Essex. I will consider travelling for an engagement session but this will be subject to travel and/or accommodation costs. 5. Booking is subject to Sarah Wayte Photography standard Terms & Conditions and cannot be exchanged for any other service or cash alternative.

Photography - Sarah Wayte Photography

My full day digital package, worth £1395, which includes: a pre-wedding engagement session (to take place in Essex), a pre-wedding meeting to discuss all aspects of the day (if outside of Essex, this can be carried out via Skype), a full day of wedding coverage (up to 10 hours), all edited images presented in a password protected online gallery, suitable to share with family and friends, as well as a USB which will also include a mini highlights slideshow set to music.

1. Prize is not inclusive of any travel and/or accommodation costs or any products other than already described. Prints, albums, canvasses etc will be at additional cost and must be paid up front on signing contract.

2. Contract must be completed and full payment (if required) made to confirm the date. Without these, the date will not be secure and may be subject to any other bookings made.

3. Booking is subject to the availability of the photographer. If unavailable for your chosen wedding date, I will be more than happy to offer a reduced prize of an engagement session and images on a USB.

4. The engagement session is to be held in Essex. I will consider travelling for an engagement session but this will be subject to travel and/or accommodation costs.

5. Booking is subject to Sarah Wayte Photography standard Terms & Conditions and cannot be exchanged for any other service or cash alternative.

Wedding Dress - The Bridal Affair The Bridal Affair featuring Curvy Bridal is a stunning and welcoming boutique in the heart of Yorkshire with an impressive collection of designer bridal gowns for you to choose from, ranging from size 8 to 34 and all from award-winning designers who really understand what a bride needs from her dress. Designers at the boutique are Veromia, Olivia Grace, Sonsie, Mark Lesley, Sweetheart and Romantica of Devon. The winning bride will be invited to visit The Bridal Affair in Boroughbridge for a consultation appointment where she will try on a range of bridal gowns and find the perfect dress. When the bride has confirmed her chosen dress it will be ordered and the bride will be invited back to the boutique once the dress has arrived with us for an appointment with our seamstress to have the dress perfectly fitted to her (please see terms and conditions). Terms and conditions: Your chosen dress must be confirmed at least 6 months before your wedding date in order for delivery to be made on time. Any alterations needed to the dress will not be included in the prize and will need to be paid for. Accessories are not included as part of the prize. The winning bride will need to travel to The Bridal Affair, Boroughbridge for their initial consultation and for all fitting and collection appointments (please note there will need to be at least 2 fitting appointments). Fitting appointments are held on Wednesday and Saturday mornings. (travel expenses will not be included). Please note there will be no cash alternative to this prize.

Wedding Dress - The Bridal Affair

The Bridal Affair featuring Curvy Bridal is a stunning and welcoming boutique in the heart of Yorkshire with an impressive collection of designer bridal gowns for you to choose from, ranging from size 8 to 34 and all from award-winning designers who really understand what a bride needs from her dress. Designers at the boutique are Veromia, Olivia Grace, Sonsie, Mark Lesley, Sweetheart and Romantica of Devon.

The winning bride will be invited to visit The Bridal Affair in Boroughbridge for a consultation appointment where she will try on a range of bridal gowns and find the perfect dress. When the bride has confirmed her chosen dress it will be ordered and the bride will be invited back to the boutique once the dress has arrived with us for an appointment with our seamstress to have the dress perfectly fitted to her (please see terms and conditions).

Terms and conditions:

Your chosen dress must be confirmed at least 6 months before your wedding date in order for delivery to be made on time.

Any alterations needed to the dress will not be included in the prize and will need to be paid for.

Accessories are not included as part of the prize.

The winning bride will need to travel to The Bridal Affair, Boroughbridge for their initial consultation and for all fitting and collection appointments (please note there will need to be at least 2 fitting appointments). Fitting appointments are held on Wednesday and Saturday mornings. (travel expenses will not be included).

Please note there will be no cash alternative to this prize.

 
Flowers - The Flower House Ossett  Bridal party flowers for the bride, up to 4 bridesmaids, the grooms button hole, up to 4 groomsmen button holes and 2 female corsages. If you wish to book further flowers for the bridal party, table arrangements, venue or church, these can be arranged at the usual cost.  Any travel/accommodation will be required to be paid for.

Flowers - The Flower House Ossett 

Bridal party flowers for the bride, up to 4 bridesmaids, the grooms button hole, up to 4 groomsmen button holes and 2 female corsages. If you wish to book further flowers for the bridal party, table arrangements, venue or church, these can be arranged at the usual cost. 

Any travel/accommodation will be required to be paid for.

Veil and Garter - Sash & Veil Cathedral length veil with gold or silver comb in either Delica tulle or illusion tulle depending in the bride's preference plus matching garter with engraved sterling sliver charm.

Veil and Garter - Sash & Veil

Cathedral length veil with gold or silver comb in either Delica tulle or illusion tulle depending in the bride's preference plus matching garter with engraved sterling sliver charm.

Brides Headdress and Jewellery - Glitter & Grace Your choice of a bridal headdress, tiara, browband or comb of the same value. You will also receive a matching necklace, earrings and bracelet. Total value of £420.  The design will come from my new ready to wear Jazz collection which will debut spring 2017. The design will include a mix of lace, freshwater pearls, swarovski crystals and swarovski crystal sew on stones, seed beads etc in a mix of ivory, white and crystal.  There will be no amendments made to the original design, but bespoke colours for crystals and pearls can be requested. This must be asked for before the end of February 2017, or I will go ahead with a tone on tone ivory and white colour scheme.  The prize must be taken by the end of 2018. 

Brides Headdress and Jewellery - Glitter & Grace

Your choice of a bridal headdress, tiara, browband or comb of the same value. You will also receive a matching necklace, earrings and bracelet. Total value of £420. 
The design will come from my new ready to wear Jazz collection which will debut spring 2017. The design will include a mix of lace, freshwater pearls, swarovski crystals and swarovski crystal sew on stones, seed beads etc in a mix of ivory, white and crystal. 
There will be no amendments made to the original design, but bespoke colours for crystals and pearls can be requested. This must be asked for before the end of February 2017, or I will go ahead with a tone on tone ivory and white colour scheme. 
The prize must be taken by the end of 2018. 

Hair & Beauty - Emily Burton Hair Creations Hair and makeup for the bride, plus either hair or makeup for two bridesmaids. Further hair and makeup can be arranged at an extra cost. If the venue is over 50 miles from Leeds travel at 45p a mile will be charged. Accommodation cost will also need to be covered at the cost of the wedding couple, Premier Inn or equivalent standard. 

Hair & Beauty - Emily Burton Hair Creations

Hair and makeup for the bride, plus either hair or makeup for two bridesmaids. Further hair and makeup can be arranged at an extra cost.

If the venue is over 50 miles from Leeds travel at 45p a mile will be charged. Accommodation cost will also need to be covered at the cost of the wedding couple, Premier Inn or equivalent standard. 

 
Bridesmaid Headpieces - The Bobby Pin Truly stunning bridal necklace and earrings set. This set has four teardrop stones in a sterling silver claw.  The necklace comes with a silver chain. Necklace and earrings match for a perfect look. The “Elsa” necklace and earrings set are made of sterling silver with four cubic zirconia teardrop stones.  This is a classic style for any occasion. Please note these earrings are only suitable for pierced ears. Presented in a The Bobby Pin keepsake box. Dimensions: Necklace (L) 10mm (W) 20mm Earrings (L) 6mm (W) 10mm

Bridesmaid Headpieces - The Bobby Pin

Truly stunning bridal necklace and earrings set. This set has four teardrop stones in a sterling silver claw.  The necklace comes with a silver chain. Necklace and earrings match for a perfect look.

The “Elsa” necklace and earrings set are made of sterling silver with four cubic zirconia teardrop stones.  This is a classic style for any occasion.

Please note these earrings are only suitable for pierced ears.

Presented in a The Bobby Pin keepsake box.

Dimensions:

Necklace (L) 10mm (W) 20mm

Earrings (L) 6mm (W) 10mm

Bridal Shoes - Charlotte Mills Alexis Ivory: Heart embroidered mesh peep toe sling back with large structured bow and slim platform. The Alexis bridal shoe in Ivory forms part of Charlotte's signature wedding shoe collection. INFORMATION Upper // Ivory leather and mesh with heart embroideries and pale gold buckle.  Lining and sock // Leather/mesh with Charlotte’s signature silver sixpence. The left shoe in every pair includes an original silver sixpence to bring you luck on your special day. Sole // leather embossed with the phrase “Something old, Something new, Something borrowed, Something Blue and a silver sixpence in her shoe” One pair of Alexis Bridal shoes in size 36-41

Bridal Shoes - Charlotte Mills

Alexis Ivory: Heart embroidered mesh peep toe sling back with large structured bow and slim platform. The Alexis bridal shoe in Ivory forms part of Charlotte's signature wedding shoe collection.

INFORMATION

Upper // Ivory leather and mesh with heart embroideries and pale gold buckle. 

Lining and sock // Leather/mesh with Charlotte’s signature silver sixpence. The left shoe in every pair includes an original silver sixpence to bring you luck on your special day.

Sole // leather embossed with the phrase “Something old, Something new, Something borrowed, Something Blue and a silver sixpence in her shoe”

One pair of Alexis Bridal shoes in size 36-41

Bridesmaid Dresses - The Bridal Emporium Win 3 x multi way bridesmaids dresses Chose from 42 different colours, in matte or shiny material and short or long. Dresses come in a standard size XS to XXL, we can advise what size to order. The dresses come in a standard length, long 49", short 27". If you would like the hem altering this is an additional cost of £15 per garment. Approx value. 3 x short £480 3 x long £540

Bridesmaid Dresses - The Bridal Emporium

Win 3 x multi way bridesmaids dresses
Chose from 42 different colours, in matte or shiny material and short or long.
Dresses come in a standard size XS to XXL, we can advise what size to order.
The dresses come in a standard length, long 49", short 27". If you would like the hem altering this is an additional cost of £15 per garment. Approx value. 3 x short £480 3 x long £540

 
Cake - White Rose Cake Design Fully bespoke wedding cake serving up to 100 guests, worth up to £450. T&Cs would be: * Sponge cakes only (fruit cake available at extra charge) * At least 3 months notice for the order * Free delivery within 50 miles of HD9 * Delivery available outside this but charged at £1 per mile from HD9 * Cake can be collected from our premises in HD9 * All design work will remain copyright White Rose Cake Design * Larger cakes available at extra cost - to be confirmed depending on size and ultimate design.  * The order would be subject to our usual T&Cs for each order, a copy of which would be supplied when the order is placed. 

Cake - White Rose Cake Design

Fully bespoke wedding cake serving up to 100 guests, worth up to £450. T&Cs would be:

* Sponge cakes only (fruit cake available at extra charge)

* At least 3 months notice for the order

* Free delivery within 50 miles of HD9

* Delivery available outside this but charged at £1 per mile from HD9

* Cake can be collected from our premises in HD9

* All design work will remain copyright White Rose Cake Design

* Larger cakes available at extra cost - to be confirmed depending on size and ultimate design. 

* The order would be subject to our usual T&Cs for each order, a copy of which would be supplied when the order is placed. 

Groom and Groomsmen Suits - Yorkshire Menswear All party members must be measured no later than 10 weeks prior to wedding date and outfits must be chosen no later than 4 months prior to date of wedding. You can choose up to 5 suits rented for free, no deposit required, further suits will be charged for. You will need to attend the Yorkshire Menswear store to be measured, address: 2A Rodley Lane, Rodley, Leeds, LS28 6NG Contact no: 01132571145

Groom and Groomsmen Suits - Yorkshire Menswear

All party members must be measured no later than 10 weeks prior to wedding date and outfits must be chosen no later than 4 months prior to date of wedding. You can choose up to 5 suits rented for free, no deposit required, further suits will be charged for. You will need to attend the Yorkshire Menswear store to be measured, address: 2A Rodley Lane, Rodley, Leeds, LS28 6NG Contact no: 01132571145

Bow Ties for the Groom and Best Man - Dick Beau 2 polka dot bow ties for the groom and best man, colour can also be change to match your wedding. Each bow tie is handcrafted in Yorkshire to the highest quality and is packaged in a black with gold foil writing gift box for that extra special touch.

Bow Ties for the Groom and Best Man - Dick Beau

2 polka dot bow ties for the groom and best man, colour can also be change to match your wedding. Each bow tie is handcrafted in Yorkshire to the highest quality and is packaged in a black with gold foil writing gift box for that extra special touch.

 
Cocktail Reception - Mix & Twist Mix up your reception drinks and wow your guests by going above the normal glass of fizz, with an impressive cocktail reception for 50 guests from Mix & Twist! There’s nothing like seeing a sea of colourful cocktails all ready for the taking as you and your wedding party arrive. Your package will be tailored to your day but will include: 50 Cocktails of your choice (option to upgrade to more for a fee if required) A professional Cocktail Bartender serving for 1-2 hours, or when the cocktails run out! Mobile bar Cocktail glassware Menu Travel charges may apply dependant on location. More cocktails may be added as a chargeable extra if desired. Subject to wedding date availability.

Cocktail Reception - Mix & Twist

Mix up your reception drinks and wow your guests by going above the normal glass of fizz, with an impressive cocktail reception for 50 guests from Mix & Twist!
There’s nothing like seeing a sea of colourful cocktails all ready for the taking as you and your wedding party arrive. Your package will be tailored to your day but will include:
50 Cocktails of your choice (option to upgrade to more for a fee if required)
A professional Cocktail Bartender serving for 1-2 hours, or when the cocktails run out!
Mobile bar
Cocktail glassware
Menu

Travel charges may apply dependant on location.

More cocktails may be added as a chargeable extra if desired.

Subject to wedding date availability.

Entertainment - Vicky Fee Entertainment A Bespoke "Full Day" Wedding Entertainment Package worth over £1,000 by Vicky Fee Wedding Vocalist. Vicky specializes in Bespoke Entertainment Packages, creating the soundtrack to your special day. This amazing gift includes entertainment from your ceremony right through to you evening do !  Terms and conditions: 1) Subject to availability as I already have a number of bookings well into 2018. 2) Mileage to be paid at 45p a mile from HX5. 3) If venue is over 100 miles from HX5 I will require overnight accommodation - as I will be finishing after midnight. Premier Inn or equivalent standard. Cost to be covered by the wedding couple.

Entertainment - Vicky Fee Entertainment

A Bespoke "Full Day" Wedding Entertainment Package worth over £1,000 by Vicky Fee Wedding Vocalist.
Vicky specializes in Bespoke Entertainment Packages, creating the soundtrack to your special day. This amazing gift includes entertainment from your ceremony right through to you evening do ! 

Terms and conditions:

1) Subject to availability as I already have a number of bookings well into 2018.

2) Mileage to be paid at 45p a mile from HX5.

3) If venue is over 100 miles from HX5 I will require overnight accommodation - as I will be finishing after midnight. Premier Inn or equivalent standard. Cost to be covered by the wedding couple.

Personalised Hankies - Extra Special Touch 1 x Luxury Nottingham lace hankie for the Bride in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice 1 x Linen hankie for the Groom - in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice 2 x Nottingham Lace hankies for Mother of the Bride and Groom - in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice 2 x Men's cotton hankies for Father's of the Bride and Groom - in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice

Personalised Hankies - Extra Special Touch

1 x Luxury Nottingham lace hankie for the Bride in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice

1 x Linen hankie for the Groom - in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice

2 x Nottingham Lace hankies for Mother of the Bride and Groom - in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice

2 x Men's cotton hankies for Father's of the Bride and Groom - in gift box - can be embroidered up to 50 characters in own colour and font choice

 
Coordination - Mode For Events Coordination of suppliers before the wedding, emails/skype/'phone or face to face meeting to chat through ideas and assist in planning. Create schedules to help run the day smoothly.

Coordination - Mode For Events

Coordination of suppliers before the wedding, emails/skype/'phone or face to face meeting to chat through ideas and assist in planning. Create schedules to help run the day smoothly.

Wedding Favours - Savon Claire 30 Personalised Lip Balms - including personalised label design and a choice of flavours. The Lip Balms will be presented in a small Gift Bag. If more Lip Balms are required they are priced at £4.25 but we will also offer a 10% discount. The total value of the offer is: £124.50 plus shipping which we will also cover. We only offer shipping within the UK.

Wedding Favours - Savon Claire

30 Personalised Lip Balms - including personalised label design and a choice of flavours.
The Lip Balms will be presented in a small Gift Bag.
If more Lip Balms are required they are priced at £4.25 but we will also offer a 10% discount.
The total value of the offer is: £124.50 plus shipping which we will also cover. We only offer shipping within the UK.

Styling - Redamancy A pre-wedding consultation to discuss the style and theme of the wedding, and how we can achieve this look through different types of styling. I will help resource all styling elements, such as the decorations, and anything else you may require to help your wedding theme be exactly as you would like it to be. I will set-up your venue, exactly as we will have discussed prior to the wedding day, either on the morning of the wedding itself or the day before - depending on when you are allowed to access the venue in advance.

Styling - Redamancy

A pre-wedding consultation to discuss the style and theme of the wedding, and how we can achieve this look through different types of styling. I will help resource all styling elements, such as the decorations, and anything else you may require to help your wedding theme be exactly as you would like it to be. I will set-up your venue, exactly as we will have discussed prior to the wedding day, either on the morning of the wedding itself or the day before - depending on when you are allowed to access the venue in advance.

 
 
Bridal Make Up Trial - Victoria Edwards Make Up Free bridal trial (including some decanted lipstick and face powder so you can keep your make-up looking lovely for the rest of that day). This will give you an idea of how you would like your make-up to look on the day, and you will go away with plenty of advice and tips.

Bridal Make Up Trial - Victoria Edwards Make Up

Free bridal trial (including some decanted lipstick and face powder so you can keep your make-up looking lovely for the rest of that day). This will give you an idea of how you would like your make-up to look on the day, and you will go away with plenty of advice and tips.

 

To enter you must comment on our Facebook post with your wedding date and venue, the comment with the most likes at the end of the competition will win the items/services listed subject to terms, conditions and availability.  This Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You must be 18 or over to enter and live in the UK. Prizes will be supplied directly from the businesses involved. We are not able to exchange prizes for their monetary value. Should you not want/be able to have one or more of the prizes on offer they will not be substituted by alternative items/services. You must accept each item/service subject to the terms and conditions listed above.

  1. Entry deadline is 31st December 2016 at 8pm. Any late entries will not be included.
  2. Deadline for people to like your comment is Tuesday 31st January 2017 at 8pm. Any late likes will not be included.
  3. The couple who receive the most likes on their comment will be the winners.
  4. Winners will be contacted via Facebook message then via telephone to confirm the wedding date and venue.
  5. The winner will be announced on Friday 3rd February 2017. (date subject to change).
  6. The winning couple will not be confirmed until the likes have been counted and verified by And so to Wed. In the event of a draw, the winning entries names will be put into a random name generator and a winner will be chosen at random.
  7. In the event that the winner cannot accept their prize for any reason, we will offer the prize to the person/s with the second highest number of likes on their comment.
  8. The whole prize is non-transferable.
  9. To enter the competition the entrant must ensure that as a couple you must:
    • each be legally entitled to marry.
    • be over the age of 18.
    • you accept the prizes as provided by the Suppliers in accordance with their respective terms and conditions, which it is the entrant’s responsibility to check.
    • not already be a married couple, the competition is not open for ‘renewal of vow’ ceremonies.
    • you must have your wedding date booked with a venue. This will be subject to checking before the prize winner is announced.
  10. Winners may be required to submit valid identification before receiving their prize.
  11. The winner(s) must reside within the UK.
  12. Any extras required (e.g additional flowers, drinks, breakages) are the responsibility of the winner(s).
  13. Any additional cost accrued above and beyond that agreed by individual prize providers will be paid for by the winner(s), who will be required to pay the difference in full. This includes additional guests and upgrades of any prizes offered.
  14. The Editors decision is final and no correspondence/dispute will be entered into.
  15. And so to Wed cannot be held responsible for events after the winners have been announced.
  16. Prizes are provided in their entirety by third party suppliers, And so to Wed accepts no responsibility for any technical, operational, financial or other reasons that may result in any facility to be closed, no longer trading or unavailable at any time. And so to Wed accepts no responsibility for any injury, loss or damage caused by any aspect of the competition or prize package.
  17. Winners agree to address any claims in respect of any prize direct with the relevant prize supplier. The health and safety of the wedding party nor that of wedding guests is not the responsibility of And so to Wed or individual prize suppliers at any time.
  18. In the event the winner(s) are completely unable to take up the prize and have given reasonable notice, And so to Wed may offer the prize to the entrant with the second highest number of likes at its discretion.
  19. Sale of the prize package as a whole or any part of the prize by any party is strictly forbidden.
  20.  By entering you are agreeing to release your wedding photographs to And so to Wed and our suppliers to use within our blog, online magazine and social media. 
  21. If there is any evidence of fowl play (purchasing likes etc), the entrant will be removed from the competition and their likes discounted.
  22. It is the winner(s) responsibility to take out any Wedding Insurance policies as deemed necessary. Pre-booking is essential, without exception, for every aspect of the wedding prize; all responsibility lies with the winner(s) to contact individual prize suppliers with their requirements as soon as possible with a reasonable time period before the wedding.
  23. The winner(s) will not have preference over other customers.
  24. The winner(s) are required, as a condition of the prize, to arrange all necessary appointments, viewings and trials as soon as possible after being informed of their win. We would stress that early contact is highly advisable to avoid disappointment and to ensure the exact specifications of colour, size and other preferences.
  25. By entering this competition, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions as stated here together with any terms and conditions in place from our suppliers.