Captivating moments captured on camera

A profile of one of our recommended wedding photographers, Caroline McNally (Wild Things Wed) Caroline McNally is a professional wedding photographer born and based in Dublin, Ireland. Through her business, Wild Things Wed, she has been able to use her passion for photography to shoot over 120 weddings, 11 of those at Kippure Estate. A DIT graduate who achieved a …

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Your Wedding Planning Checklist

Everything you need for organising the perfect day It’s an incredible feeling when you get engaged. You’ve found the person you want to spend the rest of your life with and you can finally have that wedding you’ve always dreamed of. The only problem is that there’s so much to get done, how do you know where to start? Luckily, …

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How To Handle Bridesmaid Dramas

Five common bridesmaid problems and how to tackle them It doesn’t matter how close all your friends are, weddings are stressful and tensions can run high. While your bridesmaids are supposed to be the ones who stand by your side and support you through all the planning and on the big day itself, that doesn’t mean that there won’t be …

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15 Tips To Support You In Writing The Perfect Wedding Vows

Put together beautiful wedding vows with our help Even the most seasoned writer can be faced with crippling writer’s block when it comes to putting together their wedding vows, for good reason. You’re trying to encapsulate everything you feel, your hopes, dreams and promises in a simple, short speech. Opening up your heart like this in front of your future …

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Kippure Estate Autumn Wedding Open Day

Inspiration for a magical autumn wedding Recently at Kippure Estate, we’ve noticed an increase in couples looking for a wedding date in autumn rather than summer. That’s why our upcoming autumn wedding open day on Saturday 21st September will be featuring plenty of ideas to inspire you if you’re planning on getting married during this beautiful season.  Autumn’s the time …

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Bláthnaid Treacy & Charlie Moon – Wedding Review

Thank you to Bláthnaid Treacy and Charlie Moon for posting this in to Kippure staff today, It really is such lovely feedback for all the team here and we are chuffed! ❤️ “Where to begin…. Charlie and I immediately fell in love with Kippure, it’s so close to Dublin, yet you feel like you’re in the middle of nowhere. The …

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Ten Classic Autumn Wedding Ideas

Inspiration for a romantic autumn wedding There’s no better place for an autumn wedding than Kippure Estate. With its 240 acres of wild beautiful forests and rolling countryside surrounded by a majestic mountain landscape, it’s the perfect backdrop for a romantic autumn wedding. As the leaves turn to warm orange and yellow shades, there’s endless opportunities for gorgeous photos to …

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20 Top Ideas for a Festival-Style Wedding

Give your wedding a contemporary twist with a Wedfest A festival-style wedding, or ‘Wedfest’, is a modern take on traditional weddings, combining the best of a festival experience with everything you could want from a wedding. With endless opportunities to put your own style on your big day, guests will have the time of their lives while you create beautiful …

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Our 11 top tips for carving the perfect Halloween pumpkin

Have you ever looked at all those incredible carved pumpkins other people seem to create with ease and wish you could do the same? With our handy guide to expert pumpkin carving you can! Here are our 11 top tips to creating a pumpkin that will be the envy of all your neighbours. 1.   Pick the perfect pumpkin You won’t …

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Improve grades and inspire your students with a field trip

How a school trip can give your pupils a love of learning What are some of your favourite memories of your school days? Chances are that while you might have forgotten what went on in lessons, you’ve never forgotten the magic of the annual field trip. That one day in the year when you were set free from the classroom …

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