With Whimsical Wonderland Weddings what you see is what you get and it doesn’t fit into any box. If you love a little bit of everything in life you have come to the right place, as Whimsical Wonderland Weddings aims to bring eclectic wedding inspiration to you in a bubble of wedding related yumminess, hand delivered by Lou. Whimsical Wonderland Weddings aims to promote incredible photography alongside unique and stylish content to produce gorgeous eye catching features. But that’s not all; Whimsical Wonderland Weddings is all about the couples behind the images too, with couples getting the chance to tell their love story.

Whimsical Wonderland Weddings was founded by Louise Baltruschat Hollis in April 2010, whilst planning her own wedding day. From personal musings and a place bookmark her wedding finds, it grew into a resource followed by couples. When devastatingly Lou and her fiancé decided to cancel their wedding 6 weeks before hand (due to health problems), she could not bear to say goodbye to Whimsical Wonderland Weddings and the community she had established. So she continued in her quest to assist and inspire other couples and to promote the amazing UK wedding industry.

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Wedding Ideas Magazine

Coast Bridal Magazine

The Times Online

BBC News Online

Martha Stewart Weddings Online

Wedding Magazine

Perfect Wedding

The Asian Age

F2 Freelance Photographer Magazine.


Laura Ashley Blog

Belle Bridal Magazine




2011 |

Bride Tide top 100 wedding blog

Top 5 wedding website by Zankyou International Wedding Awards

Top 50 cutest wedding blogs marriageblog.org

Shortlisted in the Cosmopolitan UK Blog Awards

2012 |

Number 7 in the top 100 wedding  blogs in the UK by Easy Wedding Search

Bridetide top 100 wedding blog

Shortlisted for a Perfect Wedding Magazine wedding blog award

2013 |

Bride Tide top 100 wedding blog

Highly Commended in Best Real-Life Wedding Blog at the Wedding Magazine awards

Channel 4’s top 10 wedding blogs

2014 |

Top 25 Wedding Blogs in the World by weddingblogs100.com

4th in Cision’s Top Wedding Blogs in the UK

Highly Commended in the Company Wedding Category at the National UK Blog Awards


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About Me


Hi nice to meet you :) I am Louise Baltruschat Hollis, I am 29 years old and the full time writer behind Whimsical Wonderland Weddings. I live with my wonderful husband ‘G’ and my gorgeous boys; 6 year old ‘A’ and our 1 year old ‘W’, in a little village in Bedfordshire, England.

I am a little bit eccentric, pretty much eclectic and a lot indecisive. Along with featuring a ton of real weddings, I like to feature my personal ramblings, photography, thoughts and inspirations. I love a bit of everything, which reflects in both the style and content of Whimsical Wonderland Weddings.


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I love


Sun glare, Apple gadgets, chocolate in any form, a complete bargain, vampire tv shows and books, getting creative, romance, my maine coon kitty Eva, pink, sparkles, tilt shift, grainy film images, rainbows, geeks, saying LOL in my head when I think something is funny, rainy days watching films under the duvet with G, cardigan weather, Christmas, crochet.

Some past features that will help you to get to know me a little bit more…

Sunday Ramblings: I ramble every Sunday about my personal life, it’s my very own online diary.

The story of my anxiety health problems and Coeliac Disease.

G and I’s proposal story.

Our engagement shoot.

Cancelling our wedding.

We got married.


Anna – The WWW Intern


The lovely Anna joined Whimsical Wonderland Weddings in April 2015. Anna works behind the scenes here at WWW and attends London press events on behalf of the blog.


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Images by Binky Nixon Photography. See Anna’s wedding feature here.

Hi, nice to meet you! I’m Anna, 28 years old and currently an Executive Assistant living in London. Originally from Bedfordshire, I moved down to London three years ago with my now husband, Sam.

Outside of my full time job I am super organised but creative. I love cooking, baking, all things arty, and although very much a beginner, sewing.

After spending two years planning, pinning and DIYing my own wedding with Sam, I felt a little lost once it was all over. Joining WWW means that I can enjoy it all over again and escape from the corporate world of my day job to inject some colour and creativity in to my life! I’m very much looking forward to working with Lou and being part of this lovely blog that helped me plan my own big day.