Can you believe it’s February already? This weekend has been busy for us with a very exciting photoshoot that we’ll be showcasing soon on social media and our blog – we can’t wait to share it with you so keep your eyes peeled!

Have you managed to tick everything off your wedding planning checklist in January? Perhaps you got engaged at Christmas (or over a year ago and life has got in the way). If you’re still waiting to pick a venue or even a date, then we may have the perfect solution to your planning woes…

Win your wedding at Chafford Park Estate

Entries close on 13th February and will be announced on Valentines Day – click this link to apply for this incredible prize . You do NOT want to miss out on this!

This is an exciting opportunity for one lucky couple to win their wedding at Chafford Park Estate, a prize worth over £15,000. A traditional English Country Manor estate set in the beautiful Kent countryside. Complete with two stunning barns to hold your ceremony and wedding breakfast, an outside area for glamping and a woodland chapel, if you would rather marry between the trees. This really is a venue that ticks all the boxes.

We at Not Your Average I Do will style your wedding at Chafford Park and you will have access to our wedding warehouse full of gorgeous props, ceremony backdrops, table centrepieces and lighting. To complement the look, Lisa at Not Your Average Flowers will create the bridal party flowers to fit the chosen colour scheme and look for the day.

So who’s joining us?

Chafford Park Estate

The stunning private estate is set amongst 300 acres of private grounds and is the perfect country wedding venue. It’s located just outside of Tunbridge Wells in the heart of the Kent countryside. The prize is for up 100 guests for one full day including furniture such as tables and chairs.

Cat Creative

Cat Creative specialise in modern, stylish and unique bespoke wedding stationery creating something special that reflects you as a couple. Invite your guests to your special day with a personal touch.

Co-Ordination Catering Hire

A family run catering equipment hire business which means each and every team member pride themselves on delivering not only a quality service but a personal one too. The prize will include plates, cutlery, wine glasses, flutes and table cloths for your big day.

Makeup by Kiri

Kiri is a professional freelance makeup artist specialising in bridal makeup. After having a trial session with Kiri, she will be there on your big day to do your makeup. As well as the bride she will also do two other people’s make up so you can treat your bridesmaids or mum too!

Bridal Hair by Hero Hair

Kate believes in gorgeous hair that makes you feel awesome, she understands just how personal bridal hair can be, and is equipped with the knowledge and skills to find the perfect style for you. Kate will travel to Chafford Park to create your perfect bridal hair look.

Photography by Paloma

Paloma is a quirky, fun and creative soul which is reflected in the images she takes and her approach to her photography. She prides herself on creating long-lasting photographs that will capture those special moments and years down the line evoke the same emotions that you felt on your special day.

Leave it to us Catering

Your wedding day is one of the most important and memorable days of your life. Therefore, only perfection will do. That’s why we’ve chosen Leave it to us for your wedding breakfast who bring a wealth of experience and attention to detail to make sure your guests have a culinary experience that they will never forget.

Peek-A-Boo Cakes

Jo, a Sussex home-based baker offers a completely bespoke cake design service to make your cake as special as the occasion that it is for. You will be able to choose a look and colour that will perfectly complement your theme for the day.

Fresh Booths

Let you and your guests create some hilarious memories with Fresh Booths unique and fun photobooth. You will be provided with 3 hour hire of the booth; custom artwork to match your wedding theme; props; a choice of luxury backdrops; VIP carpet, ropes and barriers; an on-site attendant; as well as an online gallery of photos.

Fire n’ Crust

Once your guests are well fuelled on Champagne and in need of some energy for their evening dancing then Fire-n-Crust will be on hand to look after them! Their pizzas are cooked in a traditional wood fired oven using the best seasonal produce from the surrounding countryside where possible.

Uptown Music

Uptown Music are offering a live pianist for your day to add gentle and romantic background music as people meet and mingle; for the backdrop to your special vows; or something more upbeat to get the party started. The choice is yours. They will work with you to select the perfect choice for your wedding.

Sounds Entertainment UK

This is an incredible full wedding hosting package from Sounds Entertainment UK which includes ceremony music, drinks reception and wedding breakfast background music as well as full announcing duties throughout the day. It also includes a full evening music programme with all sound and lighting equipment to ensure your guests are up on the dance floor.

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