The Elements of Love

May your Love be like the earth Rich, natural, and deeply rooted Strong as rock yet soft as sand Always growing and always patient. May your love be like fire Passionate, intense and energetic A flame that never dies As

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Handfasting, Union or Commitment Ceremonies

Maybe you are an unconventional kind of person. Or maybe you are in a non-traditional kind of relationship. Or maybe you are not ready to make it legal at this stage. If you would like an alternative wedding – a handfasting, a betrothal or a commitment ceremony, or some other form of ceremony to celebrate your union – you are in the right place…

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Handfasting with Ribbons or Cords

An old Celtic tradition – handfasting essentially means marriage by ‘taking hand’ with each other in front of witnesses. In contemporary weddings, we usually add to the symbolism by tying one or more coloured ribbons or cords around the joined

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