latest news

Latest news from The Great Barn – a breathtakingly beautiful Wedding Venue in Devon.

The wedding of Lauren and Jon at the Great Barn Devon, as photographed by Lucy Wallace

Great Barn Weddings – Lauren & Jon

We are so excited to share this wedding with you today. Thank you so much Lucy Wallace Photography for sending over these beautiful images of Lauren and Jon, who were married with us this year. Lauren’s dress is absolutely incredible, don’t you agree!

Plenty of laughter, music and dancing was had by all and we ADORE the main image of all the gang together outside the barn doors. This makes us very happy indeed!

2018 wedding trends, boho inspiration, macramé, boho luxe, wedding inspiration, barn weddings, Devon weddings

2018 Wedding Trends – Macramé Boho Inspiration

We host many weddings across the year and each one never ceases to amaze us with the individuality and personal style that is injected by the couple. We do see some similarities and that’s down to the trends that come and go. 2018 trends are coming forth and we are going to showcase a few of them on the blog in the coming weeks.

The wedding of Toni & Mike, photography by Tom Frost, barn weddings, Devon weddings

Great Barn Weddings – Toni & Mike

Toni Ardron and Michael Rose were married at The Great Barn Devon in May this year. We spoke to Toni who told us all about how they met, the proposal and all the lovely details of this very special wedding day, captured beautifully by Thomas Frost Photography.

Josie and Rich, images by Chris Scuffins Photography, barn wedding, Devon wedding

Great Barn Devon Weddings – Josie & Rich

We’ve been sent some stunning images from beautiful bride Josie and her very dapper husband Mike, who were married with us at The Great Barn this year. Every single picture captures the magnificence of the day and all it’s cracking little details, including our wooden trestle tables and metal folding chairs, which the couple chose from our range of furniture available. We think they look fabulous!! Thanks also to Chris Scuffins for taking the photography on the day.  Such a talent.

Joanna Ups Her Game With British Grown Blooms

One of our very favourite people, and someone who we recommend to all our lovely brides and grooms, is Joanna Game. Her floristry is simply divine and she continues to WOW us with her floral creations.

We are handing over the blog to Joanna today, as she updates us on where she gets her inspiration and her love of a British grown bloom.  Over to you Jo…

alternative wedding drinks, cocktails, accessories, beers, gin tasting, pimp your prosecco, signature cocktails, favours, winter warmers

Wedding Drink Trends

When it comes to serving drinks at your wedding, there’s so many new and wonderful recipes and trends and now pretty much anything goes. No longer is it necessary to provide wine with the meal and a champagne toast. Trends for bars to ‘pimp up’ your Prosecco/Gin/Hot chocolate, are in full flow and not going anywhere soon

Mercedez-Benz Dream Car Event - South West - The Great Barn Devon

Mercedez-Benz Dream Car Event

We were extremely excited to add the Mercedez-Benz South West Dream Car Event to our list of lovely clients here at The Great Barn.

The team and their invited guests joined us on a sunny Thursday in June to take advantage of the unique opportunity to get behind the wheel of some of their most thrilling high-performance vehicles.

autumn wedding inspiration, barn weddings, Devon weddings

Autumn Wedding Inspiration

The Great Barn Devon is a beautiful venue to get married in any time of the year. But autumn brings with it such decadence and rich beauty, as the leaves on the ivy turn to a deep red and the garden releases its hold on summer. With 120 acres of countryside to take advantage of, this truly is a stunning time to make memories.

14 Katie & Chris - The Great Barn Devon, Images by Justin Krause

Great Barn Devon Weddings – Katie & Chris

We spoke to the lovely Katie & Chris about their recent wedding at The Great Barn Devon. With images courtesy of Justin Krause, we recommend you grab your favourite brew and take a load off for a few minutes, to digest this beauty.

Katie’s choice of wedding gown is inspired, unique and totally gorgeous!