Stunning English Coastal Wedding in Aldeburgh on the Suffolk Coast
This stunning wedding shoot in Aldeburgh on the Suffolk Coast captured our hearts, so we reached out to Lisa from Lisa and Neil Wedding Photography to learn more about it.
What was the theme and style of the wedding?
It was joyful, colorful, and relaxed, with a vintage style and coastal vibes.
Location: Suffolk Coast, Aldeburgh (more about this stunning place below!).
About the Couple
Their wedding day was a vibrant celebration with a focus on creating a relaxed atmosphere for their guests. The couple meticulously planned every detail, from the joyful moments to the travel logistics, ensuring everyone could simply enjoy the day without worry.
While there wasn’t a specific colour theme, the bridesmaids added a pop of colour with different dresses, all in shades of pink. Each dress was chosen to make the bridesmaids feel amazing, and with the stunning Suffolk coast as the backdrop, the entire day exuded a relaxed and colourful charm.
- Musical Moments: The couple walked out of the church to the upbeat tune of “Mr Blue Sky,” setting the tone for a day filled with joy. They smiled and waved at their guests, who cheered and clapped for them. They felt like nothing could go wrong on this perfect day.
- Confetti Extravaganza: Kilos of confetti rained down on the couple, creating unforgettable memories for all. The confetti even earned a spot as a contender for ‘Best Confetti 2023.’
- Vintage Bus Shuttle: A charming vintage bus shuttled guests from the church to the reception, adding a touch of nostalgia and convenience to the day.
- Ceilidh Dance: A 45-minute ceilidh had everyone on the dance floor, creating a lively atmosphere and ensuring a night filled with laughter and celebration.
The couple encouraged their guests to sing and cheer loudly, resulting in an incredible roar of joy when they were announced as husband and wife. These small yet impactful details, like the confetti and music choices, are the ones that lingered in the memories of their guests.
Why is the Suffolk Coast the Perfect Wedding Shoot Location?
The Suffolk Coast in the UK is one of our favorite locations for a wedding shoot for many reasons. First of all, it offers a variety of stunning scenery, from sandy beaches and shingle shores to marshes and heaths. Whether you want a romantic backdrop of the sea, a rustic charm of the countryside, or a historic touch of the towns and villages, you can find it on the Suffolk Coast. You can also capture the changing colours and moods of the seasons, from the bright summer sun to the golden autumn leaves.
Secondly, the Suffolk Coast is rich in culture and heritage, which can add some character and interest to your wedding shoot. You can explore the artistic legacy of the area, which inspired painters like John Constable and Thomas Gainsborough, as well as writers like George Orwell and Benjamin Britten. You can also visit some of the iconic landmarks, such as the Southwold Lighthouse, the Aldeburgh Scallop, or the Snape Maltings. You can even incorporate some of the local traditions, such as the Aldeburgh Carnival, the Southwold Pier, or the Adnams Brewery.
Thirdly, the Suffolk Coast is easy to access and enjoy, which can make your wedding shoot a stress-free and fun experience. You can reach the area by train, car, or bus, and find plenty of accommodation options, from cosy cottages and B&Bs to luxury hotels and spas. You can also indulge in some of the delicious food and drink that the region is famous for, such as the fresh seafood, the Suffolk cheese, or the Adnams beer. You can also take advantage of the many activities and attractions that the area has to offer, such as sailing, cycling, golfing, or birdwatching.
In conclusion, the Suffolk Coast in the UK is the perfect location for a wedding shoot because it has something for everyone. It combines the natural beauty, the cultural diversity, and the convenience and comfort that can make your wedding shoot a memorable and enjoyable occasion.