Wedding Planning Services in the Scottish Highlands

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Wedding planning in the heart of Scotland

You know that you want to plan a wedding celebration that is unforgettable for you and your loved ones. A warm and personal atmosphere that feels so totally you, a ceremony that doesn’t leave a dry eye in the house, and a party that knocks your socks off. Let’s start making it happen!

The first thing to note here is that Scotland is not bound by the same restrictions as England in terms of where you can legally marry. Welcome to a whole new world of flexibility! You want to say your vows on a boat in the middle of a loch? Done. Want a beautifully personalised handfasting ceremony on a wild and remote mountain peak? We can do it. Dreaming of a blessing and ceremony among centuries’ old pine forest?

It’s yours.

It’s my job to help you navigate the amazing amount of choice that a wedding in the Cairngorms can give you, keeping the excitement from tipping over into overwhelm.

My destination wedding planning services are tailored to couples planning a Highland wedding from a distance – I’ll be your local guide and will make sure everything comes together beautifully, so you can avoid the stress and the faff of shuttling backwards and forwards. I’m in your corner, and your best interests are always top of my list. As such, I don’t ever accept commissions from suppliers and vendors, and any potential discounts are always passed directly to you.

My wedding planning services are as perfect for intimate escapes as they are to grand getaways with all your friends and loved ones, so read on and find out more about how we can work together to bring your wedding to life.

For elopements and micro weddings of five guests or fewer, please contact me for a bespoke quote.

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Full wedding planning

My full wedding planning service is about the journey, not just the destination. We’ll work together from the very beginning to design, plan and pull off a wedding that fits you like a glove and takes your breath away, and we’ll have fun doing it!

This service includes but is not limited to:

An initial consultation to discuss ideas

Production of a budget and cost management spreadsheet

Creation of a moodboard to nail down the look and feel of your wedding

Advice about the relevant documents and processes needed to legally marry in Scotland

Assistance with transport and accommodation for an in-person venue visit during the process (if more than one visit is required, further costs may apply for flight and accommodation management)

The possibility to work with a local jeweller to make your own wedding rings in a creative hands-on workshop (further costs apply)

Sourcing suppliers

All supplier liaison and management

Advice on travel arrangements and accommodation options for you and your guests

RSVP management

Unlimited support throughout the planning process (I’m available for chats on email and on the phone)

Production of a detailed wedding day plan and schedule

Advice and ideas for excursions and activities tailored to your interests, so that you and your guests can make the most of your time in the Cairngorms

Full venue set up and styling

A rehearsal the day prior to the wedding if required

On the day management for 10 hours, during which I’ll be the main point of contact for all your suppliers, and will make sure that you and your guests are having the time of your lives

Full use of my Wedding Planner’s Emergency Kit for any sudden hiccup that may arise

your investment

10% – 12% of your budget (minimum spend £3000)

Why not make a weekend of it?

If you’re looking to extend your celebrations and turn your wedding day into a wedding weekend extravaganza, I can help. Planning, styling and setup of Friday evening cocktail parties, dinners or other welcome activities, as well as Sunday morning brunches, games or chill-out experiences can all be arranged. Further costs will apply for fully planned wedding weekends. Please contact me to find out more.

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Three month wedding co-ordination

You’ve designed your wedding and poured your heart into it, but now time seems to be speeding up, the big day is only a few months away, and there’s just so much still to do… sound familiar?

If this sounds like you, then my three month partial wedding co-ordination service is made for you.

We’ll have a consultation in advance of the 12 week mark, and then you can hand everything over to me, and focus on relaxing and enjoying the last few months of the ‘engaged’ chapter of your love story.

Services covered by the Three Month Co-ordination are:

An initial consultation to discuss where you’ve got to and what still needs doing

Sourcing and booking up to two additional suppliers

The possibility to work with a local jeweller to make your own wedding rings in a creative hands-on workshop (further costs apply)

One further meeting (either in person or on Zoom) 4 weeks prior to the wedding

RSVP management for your guests

Drawing up a detailed timeline and schedule for the day and liaising with all your suppliers

A venue visit to confirm the spaces for décor

Full venue set up and styling

A rehearsal the day before if required

Being there for 10 hours on the day to make sure everything runs smoothly and that you have the best day ever!

Full use of my Wedding Planner’s Emergency Kit.

your investment

from £2000

An arrangement of rustic wedding flowers for a wedding in the Scottish Highlands with Wide Sky Weddings
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 One month wedding co-ordination

If you’ve got the planning of your Scottish Highland wedding down to a T, but want someone to take over on the big day so that you can simply relax and enjoy the fruits of your labour, my one month co-ordination package is for you.

We’ll schedule a consultation before the 4 week mark, allowing plenty of time for you to entrust everything to me, leaving you free to focus on the exciting build up to your wedding day.

Included in the One Month Co-ordination service is:

An initial consultation during which you’ll give me a comprehensive list of all your suppliers, along with the details of the bookings and the plans you have made

Creation of a detailed timeline and schedule for the big day, which you’ll review and approve to ensure you are completely satisfied

Communication with all suppliers to notify them of my role as wedding planner and to distribute the wedding schedule to them

Complete set up and styling of the venue

Conducting a rehearsal the day before if desired

On the day co-ordination for 10 hours to ensure seamless execution and the most perfect day for you

Access to my Wedding Planner’s Emergency Kit for any unexpected problems

your investment

from £850

Proud to be associated with

Being a Scottish wedding planner in the Highlands, Wide Sky Weddings works alongside the Cairngorms National Park

The Cairngorms are waiting for you under wide skies. Are you ready to get started?