10 INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS TO FOLLOW WHEN PLANNING A DESTINATION WEDDING IN IRELAND

Planning a wedding is hard. A lot of my couples say it's like having a second job. Planning a destination wedding is even harder. You may not be able to visit your venue as often as you like, or meet your suppliers in person, and generally distance can make things that little bit more difficult. However, some locations are just worth it and Ireland is one of these places. Whether you have a family connection to the country, or just love the idea of eloping on the emerald isle, Ireland has a lot to offer. Wedding venues and locations in Ireland include castles, cliffs, country houses, beautiful ancient ruins - the choice is yours! Imagine saying your vows on a cliff overlooking the wild Atlantic Ocean and feeling connected to nature and the ancient land. Or perhaps you would like to get married in a castle surrounded by luxury and experience great hospitality Ireland is famous for. There are some fantastic wedding professionals in Ireland, who can help you plan your big day and make your experience truly incredible and memorable. I've put together a list of some of my favourite Instagram accounts for inspiration is you are planning a destination wedding in Ireland. Grab yourself a coffee and be prepared for a visual feast :)

 - @studiosaltstyling - creative event styling studio. I love Jennifer's feed filled with unique creative ideas. Jennifer offers event design, creative direction, wedding styling and so much more. Also check out www.saltstyling.ie

 - @hanako.flowerchild - Hana is an incredibly talented and creative wedding florist, who also grows all her own flowers on a farm in Cork. Check out her feed for flower inspiration on free flowing wedding bouquets and arrangements with lots of textures http://hanako.ie

 - @thepromiseni - Nothern Ireland's bridal blog www.thepromiseni.com

 - @onefabday and @imagebrides - must follow when planning a wedding in Ireland. From real weddings to planning advice, supplier directory, wedding styling tips and fashion trends - you'll find it all http://www.image.ie/weddings  http://onefabday.com

 - @graceandsaviour - event and wedding planner, curator and stylist. Grace also runs a prop hire studio https://www.facebook.com/graceandsaviour/

 - @aislinnannie - if you are planning a destination wedding or elopement in Ireland, you need to follow Annie - wedding planner based in Kerry who runs Aislinn Events. She knows all the best locations and secret spots www.aislinnevents.com

 - @the_wedding_festival - Irish award winning wedding planning and event design service. Love their colourful Instagram feed full with creative styling ideas. Also a prop hire studio www.theweddingfestival.ie

 - @joannekellyhair - Joanne is an incredible hairstylist who also writes Josie Hearts blog with articles about interior design, fashion and beauty. I love her down to earth and easy flowing writing style and enjoy reading her blog regularly http://josiehearts.com 

 - @moss_cottage - wedding and party decor items, stationery and just lots of lovely bits and pieces www.moss.ie 

And of course if you fancy, follow me @dashacaffreyphotographer for wedding photography or @dashacaffrey for personal stuff :)

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Enjoy!