Look what catches the eye of the editor with a special emphasis in local Devon and Cornwall wedding businesses, shops and suppliers.
This 14-carat solid gold tiara-shaped diamond band, £550, is from the Wedding Ring collection by British jewellery brand Carrie Elizabeth. The custom-made style is available in yellow, white and rose gold and there's the option to have it engraved complimentary, https://carrieelizabeth.co.uk
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Tarquin's Cornish Gin has recently unveiled its yuzu and lime flavour, a limited-edition Japanese-inspired spirit with yuzu zest and fresh lime for a vibrant flavour. There are tasting notes of wild pomelo, cherry blossom and candied lime, and flavours of zesty yuzu, orange blossom and soft juniper with a finish of lime sorbet, eastern spice and fresh tangerine.
To shop, visit www.tarquinsgin.com
With autumn almost upon us, our minds turn to romantic weddings with the darker evenings drawing in. How romantic does Deer's Leap Retreat in Exmoor look, lit up for an evening celebration?
The venue boasts firepits, romantic festoon lighting and large comfy seating options. At night, the lantern-lit lake provides a backdrop for a firework display to each couple's choice of music.
To book, visit www.deersleapretreat.co.uk and download our latest issue now for FREE to find out more!
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Researching sustainable wedding venues this bank holiday? Check out the Eden Project ocated in Bodelva, Cornwall, the world-famous icon of sustainability and eco-awareness. This magical destination is nestled in a crater housing the largest rainforest in captivity and offers an unusual wedding venue in the Rainforest Biome against a backdrop of foliage, or in the Mediterranean Biome recreating the feel of this wonderful region with bright blooms and fragrant aromas of herb and citrus trees.
To find out more, visit https://www.edenproject.com and download our latest issue for FREE to read all about it!
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Stylish and contemporary, The Park hotel in Barnstaple offers a cosmopolitan feel and benefits from a terrace flanked by manicured lawns. Newlyweds are offered a complimentary room on the night of the wedding in a Deluxe bedroom, complete with breakfast, and guests benefit from discounted rates.
To book, visit https://parkhotel.co.uk/weddings
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This contemporary hotel offers a welcoming feel with modern styling throughout. Newlyweds are offered a complimentary room on the night of the wedding in the Bray Suite, complete with breakfast, and guests benefit from discounted rates.
To read all about it and to book, visit https://barnstaplehotel.co.uk
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Our vibrant shoot and cover this issue features an al fresco ceremony set against a backdrop of brightly coloured balloons, streamers and bunting. The barefoot bride glistens in sequins with pom-pom accessories and a floral crown, while the groom looks dapper in his flat cap. A champagne picnic is accompanied by a mobile horsebox bar and traditional outdoor games, including a coconut shy, to entertain guests. We adore the turquoise Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu vintage car – a cool idea for big-day transport.
To see the shoot in full, download our latest issue here: https://www.county.wedding/image-upload/flippingbook/YDCW32/
With staycations extremely popular at the moment and most holidaymakers off to Cornwall, I'm dreaming of a visit to Tredudwell Manor in Fowey, a rural wedding venue and luxury bed and breakfast set in beautiful parkland brimming with colourful shrubs, far-flung sea views and lush green fields.
Find out more in our latest issue available to download now FOR FREE and visit https://tredudwell.co.uk to find out more.
How cute is Honey, a fully restored classic 1960 VW Split Screen campervan in pearl white available to hire for weddings from Honeybugs Cornwall.
Her cream interior allows enough room for five to six passengers with an L-shaped seating arrangement.
To book, call 07981 166 098 or visit https://www.honeybugscornwall.co.uk
Enjoy the heatwave with Salcombe Dairy's new home delivery service for ice cream with eight of the most popular flavours, including honeycomb, salted caramel and blackcurrant sorbet, now available to order through the online shop and delivered straight to the door.
To shop, visit https://salcombedairy.co.uk