George and Sal’s laid back Cornish spring wedding with a walk on the beach


Beach wedding photography

Laid back Cornish spring wedding

Sarah of Green Photographic recently captured the lovely laid back Easter wedding of Sal and George, who got married near Newquay and included a beach walk with their guests during the afternoon.  I have a softspot for Devon and Cornwall, especially during spring time, so I hope you enjoy this pretty country and seaside wedding as much I did.

Wedding tent

Spring wedding bouquet

Bridal makeup

Wedding dress

Spring wedding bouquet

Red heart wedding shoes

Father of the bride

I do so love these photos of Sal coming down the stairs, with everyone waiting for her and looking at her, finally ready to make her way to her wedding.

Bride coming down the stairs

Teacup of hedgerow flowers

Spring wedding bride

Sal’s bouquet was made by Daisy Roots, using yellow fresias, purple lisianthus and tiny daisy-like flowers – isn’t it a beautiful combination of colours and flowers?

Spring wedding bouquet

Groom and ushers

Groom's buttonhole

Groom's buttonhole

Sal’s bridesmaids wore pretty purple dresses and carried bouquets of flowers put together by Sal’s Nanna and Aunt Rita using flowers from Daisy Roots.

Purple bridesmaid dresses

Cornish cottage

Spring inspired wedding bouquet

Bride and bridesmaids in purple dresses

Groom and ushers

Sal and her bridesmaids walked down a sun dappled lane to the church where her and George would get married.  I think this is such a lovely way to get to your wedding ceremony if it’s close enough – especially if the sun is shining!

Cornish spring wedding

Spring wedding

Church wedding

I never get tired of looking at pictures of the moment a couple first see each other during their wedding ceremony, having been there myself it always brings back all those memories of my own wedding day and just how special this moment is for the two of you.

Bride walking down the aisle

Bride and groom

Church wedding ceremony

The smartest guest with her blue spotty bandana…

Dog at a wedding

During the wedding ceremony all the guests lit a candle – to see everyone light a candle from your wedding candle must be wonderful, and a great way to get your family and friends more involved in your wedding ceremony.

Wedding ceremony candle lighting

Wedding ceremony candle lighting

Bridesmaids holding candles

Girl holding a candle

Didn’t Sal and George have the loveliest weather for their Easter spring wedding!

Bride and groom covered in confetti

Bride and groom with dog

Wedding sign

After the wedding ceremony, Sal and George went for a walk along the beach with their family and friends and Sarah from Green Photographic had a wonderful opportunity to capture some lovely photographs of everyone.

Green Photographic

Beach wedding photographs

Beach wedding photography

Cornish beach wedding

Beach wedding photograph

The boys even had a game of rugby!

Cornish seaside wedding

Green Photographic wedding photography

Green Photographic wedding photography

Groomsmen on the beach

Green Photographic

Their wedding reception was held at Colan Barton with a beautifully decorated tent in the grounds where everyone ate dinner.  Sal and George’s family and friends helped decorate the marquee, with one of Sal’s bridesmaids making all the jars that were hanging in the trees.

Cornish wedding venue

Country decorated wedding marquee

Blue glass hanging lanterns

Bride and groom playing cricket

I love the pretty details that Sal and George chose to decorate their marquee, from the hedgerow gathered flowers in the teacups on tables, to the cute flags atop the pile of freshly made scones.

Wedding afternoon tea

Teacups of hedgerow flowers

And perhaps two of the most stunning wedding cakes – made by the groom’s mum (and no, she’s not a cake maker/decorator by trade!)…just look at those teapots and teacups…and the scones!  I’m having cake envy over these two…

Cornish afternoon tea wedding cakes

I want to say a huge thank you to Sal and George for allowing me to share their wedding day with you, and to Sarah of Green Photographic who took all these beautiful photographs.  If you’d like to see even more photos of the day, do check out the Green Photographic blog.

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Photographs: Green Photographic
Venue: Colan Barton
Marquee: Absolute Canvas
Flowers: Daisy Roots
Catering: The Round Kitchen
Campervan: VW Campers Cornwall
 Groom’s mum


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