Wedding Blog

Jul 2012

Choosing The Date

Choosing the Day & Month

Although weddings are now held on any day throughout the week, certain days were considered unlucky in the past. The famous rhyme advises a wedding in the first half of the week.

Monday for wealth, Tuesday for health, Wednesday the best day of all, Thursdays for losses, Friday for crosses, Saturday for no luck at all.

The following rhyme advises in which month to be married
Married when the year is new, he will be loving, kind and true.
When February birds do mate, you wed nor ...

Jul 2012

All in a Days Work

Pastor Sandy Jamieson is a regular visitor to The Mill Forge where he performs religious weddings.

However he doesn't stop at just performing the ceremonies, he helps out with all manner of things and in the picture above he can be seen tying the laces for a groom who was unsure of the correct way to tie the laces on his brogues.

Being a fun loving character Sandy, jokingly posed with one of the candles in The Mill Forge only hours after being snapped holding one of the Olympic Relay Torches as the relay passed through Gretna ...

Jul 2012

Unusual Wedding Pictures

Not every picture taken of you on your big day needs to be staged for the camera. Why shouldn't there be pictures taken when you are having a laugh or larking about?

Your wedding day is the happiest day of your life and is a fun experience as well as a formal one. Photographs such as the ones above show a bride enjoying her day to the full.

When your official photographer has finished his pictures take full advantage of guests holding cameras and have a ball!!!!


Jul 2012

Leading the Way

When couples book a Scottish wedding piper for their wedding at The Mill Forge, their piper will first escort the groom and the guests from the conservatory bar to The Forge.

Next the piper will collect the bride from the bridal suite and pipe her across to meet her groom.

After the wedding ceremony the happy couple will be piped out of The Forge and around the gardens as their wedding photographer captures some memorable images.