Cwtchfest April 2017- Our brides

Hello Cwtchers!!

Well here at Cwtch HQ we have been wiped out by one thing and another in our lives and only now are we getting a chance to posting about our fabulous #Cwtchfest2017 that happened at the stunning St Fagans National History Museum in April.

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Cwtch the Bride is run by fabulous ladies who all do this out of love for all things Wedding related and our gorgeous brides.

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Cwtchfest organiser Lindsey and her Cwtchfest rocks Lisa and Liv

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We meet so many of you through our events and we adore how unique each brides story is. and this post is for you.

Cwtchfest 2017 at St Fagans National History Museum allowed us a chance to mingle with many of you and get as excited about your big day as you are and that is why we LOVE what we do.  Today we are reliving the day through the gorgeous images of some of you from the wonderful Owen Mathias Photography.

There will be more Cwtch events from us!  WATCH THIS SPACE!!!

Until then kick back, grab a cuppa and imagine you are back in a sunny field with your besties, drinking cocktails, listening to amazing live bands whilst planning one of the best days of your life- because that’s what Cwtchfest is all about…

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Cwtch of the Week: The Big Cwtchfest Cwtch

Well hello you lovely lot! And what a day we had yesterday!  As a result, do we have an awesome cwtch of the week for you!

We are over the moon once again with Cwtchfest 2017! We have so many thank you’d to give so we will save that for another post. 

For today, enjoy a fabulous tradition that’s started. At the end of a Cwtchfest day, all of the exhibitors and the Cwtch team come together for one giant cwtch! And to capture it all is our gorgeous official Cwtchfest photographer, the fabulous Owen Mathias. Thank you once again for being absolutely brilliant.

So to everyone who came today and those who exhibited. We couldn’t do it without you. You truly are part of the Cwtch family!

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#Cwtchfest2017 Spotlight -The Cwtch Workshops

Good morning Cwtchers!

Ahead of our next event on the 9th April 2017 in the stunning St Fagans we have our gorgeous Cwtch Workshops that are entering their third year and forth event by showing you what we got up to in Septembers #Cwtchfest2016 in St Fagans.

Over the weeks we have been trying to explain what makes our events a little different and the Cwtch Workshops are an essential part of this difference.

Owen Mathias Photography

Owen Mathias Photography

Owen Mathias Photography

The Dead Canary offering a taster gin masterclass

Set in Stretch event’s beautiful stretch tent, which allows you to feel part of the festival whilst experiencing some fascinating and enjoyable workshops.  Like a Gin masterclass that was offered by Cardiff’s very own secret cocktail bar The Dead Canary– What is there not to LOVE!

Owen Mathias Photography

The wonderfully talented Make up by Nicola

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Inspiring hair styles by the lovely Hannah Mlaterm

It also offers you the chance to meet some amazing wedding suppliers and for them to run a half hour workshop in something that we know will help our brides and couples plan their wedding like the fabulous Penny from Pad Deco offering wedding planning inspiration.

Owen Mathias Photography

Owen Mathias Photography

One of the many questions brides question themselves when looking at costs is could I do flowers myself and Eva from The Flowerhive offers a workshop that allows you to have a hands on experience.   Our Cwtchfest couples have LOVED her floral workshops.

Owen Mathias Photography

Owen Mathias Photography

Owen Mathias Photography

Owen Mathias Photography

Owen Mathias Photography

Inspired? Are you yet to get your tickets?  You will find them here…

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We will be announcing this years line up in the coming weeks keep your eyes peeled!!!