I love creative weddings, and I see them regularly up and down the country. This is my place to impart my own advice, recommendations, reviews and thoughts on wedding planning - hopefully it'll prove to be a great resource for anybody getting married in Scotland.
wedding planning advice
As a wedding photographer in Scotland I think my job is brilliant. You’re going to find the reasons for this are exactly the same reasons why you should marry here. Prepared to be thoroughly convinced.
Are you a groom looking for a wedding outfit? From wedding suits to men’s tartan trews, here’s advice from an alternative wedding photographer. If you’re unsure what to wear, there's a breadth of options available to you and you'll find this post a really useful starting point.
Booking an alternative wedding photographer is ideal if you're looking for someone on the same quirky wavelength as you. Harper Scott Photo specialises in alternative wedding photography. This post discusses the reasons you should consider booking an alternative wedding photographer for your wedding.
Welcome to confetti 101 by alternative wedding photographer Harper Scott Photo. You’ll find convincing reasons as to why you should have a wild confetti throw on your day, the best type to use, supplier shout out, a confetti calculator + advice on throwing technique. It’s safe to say, this is all things confetti.
How to ensure the group shots on your wedding day are packed with fun + run smoothly.
Planning a wedding which truly reflects you? Finding it frustrating trying to source the right suppliers to help you achieve this? THIS is the post for you.
As an alternative wedding photographer, I love shooting in unusual wedding venues in Scotland. Alternative, unusual and quirky wedding venues are the ideal location for your wedding if you’re looking for something different. Here’s the Harper Scott Guide to Scotland’s unusual wedding venues.
Practical advice for those trying to plan their wedding budget well.
Elton John spent £293,000 on flowers over the period of a year. You needn't hit such heady heights of expenditure to pack a punch with your wedding floristry.
The Cow Shed Crail is a traditional farm steading sitting on the outskirts of the beautiful fishing village of Crail. The Cow Shed combines original features with contemporary styling whilst proving couples a blank canvas venue. Packed with character, it still allows couples to be truly creative.
Saint Luke’s and the Winged Ox is one of Glasgow’s foremost music venues. Weddings here aren’t for the faint hearted. They’re for the bold. For folks wanting an edgy space with a priority on having an incredible party. It’s a venue that holds swathes of people so no one needs to miss out on the fun.
The Glasgow Art Club is an elegant creative space in Glasgow’s city centre. There’s a load of history attached to it too: founded in 1867 and recently restored, it occupies two Georgian terrace houses so the building itself is cracking. However, it’s all about the inside which is packed with original features and personality.
If you’re looking for an unusual wedding venue in Scotland, Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh is a contemporary, creative space in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town. It’s cracking.
How many wedding venues can claim to have a clifftop, a forrest, a beach and incredible view? Not. A. Single. One. That's why Ravenshuegh Log Cabin is solidly one of Scotland's most unique wedding venues.
Errol Park is a Scottish residence dating back to 1747. Located in the heart of Perthshire, it's ideal for couples looking to plan a romantic Scottish wedding in a venue that’s versatile as well as supportive of the creative spirit.
Lochnell is a private Scottish residence which is available as a wedding venue on a limited basis. Situated on the west coast, it's ideal for couples looking to plan a romantic Scottish wedding with a DIY approach.
Situated in the heart of Glasgow's East End, BAaD is a dream venue for couples looking for a trendy, design lead space.
If you're looking for a wedding space with a difference; a spot with palpable energy, you may be unable to resist WEST's charm + spirit.
Planning an elopement or intimate Scottish wedding? The fabulous Killiehuntly cottage with its 4,000-acre farm, private chef + Scandinavian design is an outstanding option.
If you’re looking for unusual wedding venues in Scotland, Guardswell Farm in Perthshire is certainly one of the most alternative and unique. The views from this alternative outdoor wedding venue are stunning. Let Harper Scott tell you why Guardswell Farm should be the unusual wedding location for you.