Lake District wedding

a bride and groom stand on a jetty by the side of Grasmere lake after their wedding in the lake district having a little kiss in the rain. A bight yellow and green rowing boat brighten up the gloomy scene

A Spring Wedding Video in Grasmere

Well this Spring wedding video from a gorgeous wedding in Grasmere (the Lake District) certainly got to enjoy true April Showers! I guess it wouldn’t be a true English countryside wedding without a little rain. And, a truly wonderful couple who embraced that rain (and the mud) to make the most of the epic surroundings… It’s with huge thanks again to the super talented (and lovely) Mick Cookson, he recommended me to Gemma and Ian earlier in the year and…

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a pretty mulitcoloured graphic showing lots of different weddings and bride and grooms with a large figure 8 in the middle with the test 8 wonderful years of Love Gets Sweeter

8 Years Since My First Wedding Video…

How did this happen??? 8 AMAZING YEARS! Today a little reminder popped up on my phone. 8 years today I filmed my first ever wedding (after editing my own) over in Altrincham near Manchester. 8 years ago a wonderful couple put their trust in me. A complete stranger offering them a free wedding video on an online forum. They told me after they worried it was too good to be true but they were SO glad they decided to go…

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bride and groom walking around gardens at Bartle Hall and shes holding a red and orange bridal bouquet wearing a tea length dress for their winter wedding in Lancashire

Planning Ideas and Tips For Your Winter Wedding

Planning a winter wedding? Or undecided if it’s the perfect season for you? I’m sat here writing this with a winter wonderland outside my window, we’ve already built a snowman and I’ve enjoyed a hot chocolate to warm me back up again! Winter weddings are becoming HUGELY popular and I can totally see the appeal, even as someone who likes to be warm! There’s no pressure on whether it’s going to be a nice day or not, if it is…

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a pretty infographic asking if you're planning a romantic winter wedding by love gets sweeter wedding videos

6 Romantic Winter Wedding Planning Ideas

Ooh, so you’re planning for a romantic winter wedding…? As the leaves begin to change colour and fall leaving a rich carpet of red on the ground, the days get a little shorter and there’s a chill in the air it really is a beautiful time of year to plan the perfect winter wedding. So what else do you have to think about other than having something to one side to keep you warm and remembering to use your Burts…

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top 5 tips for the perfect wedding day from a professional wedding videographer in Lancashire

Top 5 Tips for the Perfect Wedding Day!

There are a lot of wedding tips and words of advice from magazines, bloggers and even friends and family to ensure you have the perfect wedding day. Things from how to know your dress is ‘The One’ to helping you pick your first dance song. These top 5 wedding tips are the ones that prove the most useful time and time again for my Bride and Groom’s. Every pre-wedding meeting we have, every email as we get closer to the…

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A romantic moment on video with the bride and groom having a kiss in the long grass in front of Bassenthwaite lake in Keswick at their Armathwaite Hall wedding

An Elegant and Stylish Lakes Wedding Video

Oh my goodness. I don’t even know where to start with this gorgeous Lake District wedding video. I could tell you about how excited I was to hear from the Bride’s Mum who wanted to book (thanks yet again to Siobhan!). How excited I was to be filming in the Lakes yet again. How much I was looking forward to working alongside Vicki O’Brian (wedding photographer) or even about how much I fell in love with them after they sent…

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a stunning and romantic winter wedding breakfast table at Broadoaks country house hotel. The table is full of candles and towering white and blush rose centrepieces by Red Floral

A Winter Lake District Wedding Video

This Winter Lake District wedding video was possibly my favourite of the year, so intimate and romantic it’s hard not to fall in love with everything about this wedding! Mikki and Mark chose¬†Broadoaks Country House Hotel near Lake Windermere, Cumbria for the perfect cosy wedding setting. Mikki and Mark are very good friends of my photographer friends Evie and Jamie (Chapter Photography) and so I was over the moon when they decided they’d like to have me film their day…

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Thank yous

I love making wedding films and everything that comes with it. Meeting couples very much in love, spending a day absorbing all the excitement as they share their wedding day with family and friends and then there’s the fun of creating a film that really reflects all that… Once the DVD’s are designed, handcrafted, bubblewrapped and posted out to the excited couple I do feel a little sad it’s over but if I’m honest with myself…I probably watch my couples…

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A look back at last years weddings

I honestly do love my job and I couldn’t do what I do without amazing couples choosing me to film their day. I feel so fortunate that every couple I have shared their wedding day with have been utterly wonderful. Every minute (even the stressful ones) of not just their day but the build up and all the catching up afterwards-and even meeting new family members in some cases-has been a pleasure! I’ve also had the opportunity to travel all…

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Lake Windermere Wedding

Lake district loveliness. Since moving ‘up north’ I’ve loved day trips to the lakes, rain or shine it really is a beautiful part of the world. It really is the perfect setting for a wedding, especially one like this… I can’t begin to tell you how excited I was about this wedding, pretty much as soon as they booked me. Not only because the venue and location was so incredible but also because Sarah and Gerrard were just wonderful-and incredibly…

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Wedding season is here…

It is very busy over here at Love Gets Sweeter’s HQ what with wedding season in full flow. I have 4 amazing weddings in the queue to show you all and another one to edit from last weekend so I’m busy…very busy! Today I’m with my in laws as they celebrate their 35 blissful years of marriage so no time for blogging today but I just had to share a couple of sneak peeks as they are truly wonderful wedding…

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