UK Glamping Holiday and Venue Hire 2018 Christmas Prize Draw

UK Glamping Holiday and Venue Hire 2018 Christmas Prize Draw

Win £150 off a Barnutopia UK glamping holiday in 2019 or £500 off venue hire in 2019 or 2020 in our Christmas prize draw. UK Glamping Holiday and Venue Hire Prize Draw Check out our Facebook Prize Draw event starting 1 December and ending December 24. The prize draw gallery is … Read more

Why Include DIY Wedding Venues on Your Shortlist?

DIY wedding venues

What’s the point of DIY wedding venues? Perhaps the most obvious benefit is that they typically take a much smaller chunk of your budget. DIY Wedding Venues Provide Flexibility Even if money isn’t a major consideration, DIY venues typically deliver superior flexibility. Many offer “blank slate” rooms (or barns) that … Read more

10 Sources of Inspiration for DIY Wedding Centrepieces

DIY wedding centrepieces

Creating your own DIY wedding centrepieces is one of the best bits of a DIY wedding. You get to choose the theme, colour, style and all the pieces to make them uniquely yours. Internet Inspiration We have had some lovely DIY table decorations at Barnutopia. As you might expect, Pinterest has … Read more

Black Friday Deal Glamping or Venue hire

Black Friday Deal Glamping or Venue hire

THIS WEEKEND ONLY Barnutopia’s very own Black Friday deal glamping break or assisted DIY venue hire. Get 25% off all glamping breaks and assisted DIY venue hire in spring 2019 (Feb, Mar, Apr). Use code BLACK25 when booking online Or mention Black Friday Deal when enquiring over the phone (01691 791 … Read more

Oswestry Wedding Venue for Exclusive Hire with Accommodation

Oswestry wedding venue - Barnutopia

Barnutopia is an Oswestry wedding venue licensed for marriage ceremonies located about 5 miles from the town near the village of Llansilin, Powys. This is our story. THANK YOU to all the brides and grooms who had faith in us from the start, particularly the ones who booked when the … Read more

The Farm Wedding is Set to Become More Popular

The Farm Wedding is Set to Become More Popular

A proposed change to an 1836 law could lead to the farm wedding becoming massively popular among brides and grooms. We’re so used to seeing photos of couples marrying outside that it’s easy to assume that it’s legal. But those images are usually of a ceremony performed prior to the legal … Read more

Quirky Weddings: Awesome or Awful?

Quirky Weddings: Awesome or Awful?

Quirky weddings are gaining popularity. With good reason. They’re different, fun and ensure you’ll have a day that’s remembered by all. But can they be too quirky? When your grandmother got married, almost all weddings followed the same cookie-cutter concept. Budgets were an issue then, as they are now, but … Read more

Winter Wedding Dresses for Your Winter Wedding

Winter Wedding Dresses for Your Winter Wedding

Winter wedding dresses can be every bit as chic and elegant as dresses worn during any other season. But you have to pay attention to fabrics and designs. You’ll inevitably be outside, even if only for a bit. And churches can be chilly year-round, but especially during December, January and … Read more

Rural Wedding Ideas

Rural wedding ideas sunflower wedding arch

Lots of brides are on the lookout for rural wedding ideas. After all, according to Bridal Guide magazine, “Barn weddings have never been more popular.” And you can see why. A good farm wedding venue delivers: A uniquely chilled environment that takes the edge off your big day’s inevitable stresses … Read more

Gay Wedding Cake: Have Yours and Eat It

Gay Wedding Cake: Have Yours and Eat It

If judges were made to eat a slice of every gay wedding cake they had to rule on, obesity would be a bigger issue in our courts. Cakes have bizarrely taken a central role in the culture war over same-sex marriage. The Law’s Still on Your Side To be clear, … Read more