Jade and Ben's wedding at Notley Tythe Barn was a gorgeous affair – with a last-minute surprise!

Magic moments: Image 1 We loved Notley Tythe Barn immediately; it was so beautiful and didn't need much adding to it. And all the staff made the day go so smoothly.

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I wore a lace wedding dress with silver pearls,sparkly stilettos and diamond earrings bought bymy husband-to-be.

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Ben had a white waistcoat with a burgundy cravat,brown shoes and a pocket watch.

Magic moments: Image 3 The bridesmaids were all in burgundy dresses.

Magic moments: Image 4 The flowers were in keeping with the burgundy and bluecolour scheme that ran throughout our wedding.

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We had a harpist for the ceremony, which was lovely.

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We had metal sculptures of daffodils on logs for our centrepieces.

Magic moments: Image 6 The caricaturist was a big hit with the kids, and everyone who hadtheir picture drawn was able to take it home as a memento.

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There were so many great moments, but the bubble parade and thesparkler send-off really stood out, as did everyone with a smile ontheir face, having a good time.

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Photography by Yellow Door Photography.

Magic moments: Image 8 Cake supplied by Cakes by Emma

Magic moments: Image 9 We were nervous, excited, happy, overwhelmed and grateful for allthe people who had come to share our special day. We loved everyminute of it!

Jade and Ben's contact book

Bride's dress

Anna McDonald
www.anna-mcdonald.com

Bride's hair

Archway Beauty
www.archwaybeauty.co.uk

Bridesmaids' dresses

Cakes

Cakes by Emma
Tel: 07934 382926

Caricaturist

Groom's suit

Photography

Yellow Door Photography
www.yellowdoorphotography.co.uk

Venue and catering

Notley Tythe Barn
www.notleyfarm.co.uk