Summer wedding at Stoke Place

June Wedding at Stoke Place

‘I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.’ An extract from Love by Roy Croft, a reading that featured in the wedding ceremony This one is an ISWD favourite; we are thrilled to showcase such blissful summertime nuptials at the fabulous Stoke Place. The wedding… Read more »

Luxury marquee evening reception


Our summertime wedding season is well underway here at ISWD HQ. The July edition of our little white book gives a glimpse into our coveted list of luxury wedding suppliers who have been helping this year’s ISWD weddings shape up into highly memorable occasions! Jonny Hepbir Jazz Is there really any better musical accompaniment to… Read more »

Trends 2014 | Addicted to Naked Cake? Us too.

Inspired by the baking frenzy we’ve all been whipping ourselves into since the Great British Bake Off bounced onto our screens, the trend for naked cake has never been bigger in the world of weddings. After years of progressively complex creations, the era for intricate icing was topped off notably by the royal wedding cake in 2012.

April Wedding at the RSA House | A Preview

April was a fine month to commence this year’s summer season of Isabel Smith weddings. Today’s preview is captured at a West End London wedding, which took place at the newly renovated RSA House. Offering a whole host of differently stylised spaces, the RSA is definitely one of the best-kept wedding venue secrets in London.

Trends 2014 | Transparency

From the enormous statues on stage at this year’s Oscars to the cape worn by Cara Delevingne as she closed the Burberry show at London Fashion Week, transparency is an emerging trend set to dominate in 2014.

Welcome to the Bronze Age

In a previous post, I showcased the newly rebranded ISWD website and pledged to keep in touch with the wedding world far more regularly via my shiny new blog… Fast forward a year (how DID that happen – gasp!) and this month I am celebrating eight wonderful years of working in the wedding industry. To… Read more »