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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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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The Romance of a Spring Wedding

How to put together a stunning spring wedding theme There are already signs that spring is on its way, with the first shoots of bulbs poking through the ground and even the odd blossom on the trees. Spring is a wonderfully romantic season to get married in, bringing with it the promise of summer after a long, harsh winter. A …

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The Sensitive Way to Get Your Partner to Propose

5 steps to persuading your partner to pop the question So you’ve been dating for quite a while. You’ve met each other’s parents and everyone likes each other. It’s time to take the next step and get engaged, but there’s only one problem. There’s no proposal. Now you don’t want to force the issue. After all, you love your partner …

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What to do when you’re desperate for a proposal

Five ways to get him to go down on one knee You’re at your wits’ end. You’ve tried leaving wedding magazines lying around. You’ve tried sharing the link to your Pinterest wedding collection. You’ve even tried putting together a wedding song playlist and play it on constant repeat whenever he’s around, but he still hasn’t taken the hint. It’s time …

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Why Rice is Banned At Weddings (It’s Not What You Think)

Can Birds Die From Eating Rice? Picture the scene. The happy couple have just exchanged their vow and they’re leaving the church to start their new lives together. The guests gather outside to throw rice at the bride and groom, an ancient tradition associated with good luck and fertility, but just as they’re about to start, someone cries out “Stop! …

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Stop! Read This before You Start Your Wedding Dress Diet

Five Ridiculous Diets People were Crazy Enough to Try! You’ve got your wedding booked at Kippure Estate. You’ve bought the perfect dress and everyone’s going to be there. The only problem is that as the big day draws near, you start to worry about fitting into your dress. In desperation, you feel like you’ll do anything to lose weight fast, …

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Hen Party Ideas for Winter – Get Ready to Boogie!

Few things are more fun on your Hen do than letting your hair down and dancing the night away. This Hen Party Idea for Winter teaches you all the moves… Your hen do is the perfect opportunity to cut loose on the dance floor and strut your stuff… after all, you won’t be a single lady for much longer. However, …

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