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Top 10 Wedding Trends For 2021

Weddings may have resumed after a long hiatus, but a lot of what we associate with them hasn’t. Big crowds, congo lines, photoshoots and drunken debauchery…a lot of people want these on the guestlist. 

If you're marrying in 2021, we’ve looked ahead to the best wedding trends for your inspiration. Take it in, mull it over, and pick and choose according to your every whim. Who knows, looking at other people’s style may make yours more evident. We don’t get many wedding days, so it’s worth pinching the best bits from other peoples’.

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