Ashfield House Shoot
The Wedding Industry Awards
You may have seen some of the images from this shoot over on my Instagram and on How to I do’s Blog. I’ve been desperate to share them and I finally can now that they have been blogged by such a lovely website. This shoot was created by Charlotte Medford Hair Design. What to expect? Botanical Opulence to put it simply. A green and white palette with just enough glamourous touches to make everything feel that bit special.
Photography by Emma Ryan Photography
Kelly + Andrew
I would like to thank all of my brides for voting for me in The Wedding Industry Awards and I am delighted to say I won the regional event! I feel so lucky to have won and I am really looking forward to the National event in London if we can get a babysitter! I was up against some very talented designers and it was lovely to meet some of them at the awards.
Melissa + Charles
I hope you are ready for the perfect green wedding full of laughter, love and the most amazing sweetheart table. This amazing day was at Holmes Mill and was captured by Stella Photography.
Charlotte + Andrew
Melissa! Melissa! Melissa!!!! I don’t know how it all came together but it looked perfect! Melissa has been my most laid back bride i’ve ever had. She’s so laid back she’s nearly horizontal, but somehow she’s has pulled off the most beautiful day with class and with hardly being in the country! Photos by Gideon Photo.
The Giraffe Shed
From the Church to the beautiful Liverpool Town Hall to the amazing spots around Liverpool it looks like it really was a magical day! I mean in Liverpool what else could it be?
Photographs of the wedding day by Jonny Draper.
My Wedding Day
A venue that your nana wouldn’t approve of…
It’s not every day that you get to be a part of something amazing, so when you get the chance just do it! I even was brave enough to put myself forward for this because I just knew it would be a dream!
It's been 3 years this month since Ryan & I got married so I thought i'd share our day with you. We got married at Didsbury House Hotel. It was and is still the perfect venue. It's a Victorian Villa that has all the period charm you could hope for but it also has the modern element I wanted in an elegant way. The ceiling roses, coving and roll top baths - what more could I have wanted?
Siobhan + David
Every now and again you can feel a bit alone in business especially working from home and against the vast world of Instagram... but then one day you choose to talk to someone new and suddenly you're involved in something amazing.
Siobhan and David's big day was the first big wedding I got to be a part of (apart from my lovely friends Joe + Chelle). Siobhan was a pleasure to work with and created stationery that really tied together their beautiful winter wedding.
Picking your Stationery
Sending out your wedding stationery can be a bit confusing. You don't want to send them out too early and have people feel its too soon and you definitely don't want to send them too late and not give your guests enough time to RSVP. Plus you have to work in the time to get it all designed and printed.
Naming your tables
Weddings can cost a lot and deciding where to spend your money can be difficult to manage. Pinterest has only made this harder with the amazing weddings you can see. I don't know about you but I planned a Pinterest wedding, sobbed a little and cancelled my plan of a Kimye flower wall and Justin Timberlake serenading me down the aisle (although in my head I thought maybe one of my bridesmaids would pull off the upgraded Gary Barlow style surprise with a well placed Tweet).
Like everything with your wedding you will overthink it. The best thing to do when deciding things for you wedding is to stay true to your style as a couple whether thats low-key or high-end. You don't want to pretend to be something your not. At my wedding we didn't have a theme as such and my husband found the idea of naming the tables cringey as he doesn't really like to create attention to himself. So we opted for numbers - simple and another thing ticked off the list.