Yearly Archives: 2017

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We are off to London

The shock and disbelief, and not to mention a huge amout of overexcited screaming when we heard Damien of the Wedding Industry Awards call our name and we realised that we had won Best Wedding Venue Stylist of the South East for a third year running. To say we weren't expecting it was an understatement. Don't get me wrong, we have worked our socks off this year and created some truly [...]

2017-11-29T11:42:39+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

Not Your Average HQ

It has been such a busy few weeks with weddings and getting our brand new HQ ready for our launch event on Saturday. We wanted to create a wedding warehouse of beautiful things so couples can get a real feel for what we are all about. We don't know what we would do without Chris, he's worked day and night to make our new home just how we wanted it, and we [...]

2017-11-21T12:23:56+00:00November 21st, 2017|

Wow! Feeling Overwhelmed

It has been yet another busy year for the Not Your Average Team and it has come with its challenges, as is normal when working in the wedding industry. We love transforming venues and this year has been no different. A strong focus on draping and lighting has shown some amazing transformations and we are looking forward to more of the same, plus the grand opening of our new showroom in the [...]

2017-10-31T13:14:09+00:00October 31st, 2017|

Something Old, Something New…

Calling all of our Not Your Average Brides..... Did you get married this year? Come to our Sussex Wedding Collective table top sale at Patricks Barn on October 21st to sell all of your wedding items..... And if you are getting in married in 2018 ...why not come and browse all of the items for your big day? You can also enjoy a yummy tea and cake at the pop up cafe [...]

2017-09-11T11:32:26+00:00September 11th, 2017|

Don’t judge a venue by its cover

When searching for the perfect wedding venue, it can be a daunting experience and sometimes you really need to have a vision to understand how your special day could look at a particular venue. Sometimes a venue can look really drab and boring, however we just see this as a perfect blank canvas to create whatever you want! Don’t be put off a venue until you’ve talked to us and understood what [...]

2017-08-24T12:14:26+00:00August 24th, 2017|

Wedding Trends for 2017

With wedding season fast approaching. I thought now would be a good time to reflect on what’s hot for 2017. Festoon lighting A real crowd pleaser in 2016, it looks like 2017 will be another year of glory for festoon lighting. We love creating beautiful outdoor areas using our barrel poles and festoon lighting - no rigging required! Statement altars Previously the altar has been somewhat overlooked by the reception venue - [...]

2017-04-24T10:07:24+00:00March 22nd, 2017|

Not Your Average Wedding Fair

We are so looking forward to The Bash!  As soon as we saw it, we knew it was something we had to be involved with. Who doesn’t want to “party their way through the wedding planning process”?   Taking place on 5th March 2017 at the Guildhall, Winchester, this promises to be far from your average wedding fair go now.   Forget endless rows of uninspiring white table cloths and join us in [...]

2017-02-13T11:58:06+00:00February 13th, 2017|
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