These days, when you arrive at a wedding as a guest, often the only idea you'll have of the day is how early you'll need to arrive at the ceremony to not get stuck behind a column. When it comes to the rest of it, it becomes a bit of a guessing game. "I just saw a man go in there with a plate of salmon, the food must be coming soon." "I would have thought they would have cut the cake by now" and "[...]
Many couples, including my husband and I, fly through their wedding day in such a blur that it can be hard to remember all the little details you worked so hard so put together. That's why photos and video are a Godsend, to help you remember the people, the feelings, the memories you might have missed on the day. The Wedding Reporter does a little more than that. "From the Matrimonial Front[...]
Last week saw the wedding industry flock to Manhattan to unveil and showcase all the new looks 2012 brides will be coveting, for New York Bridal Week. There are some incredibly distinctive trends emerging for Autumn/Winter next year, so here's the breakdown: Straight-Laced You'd think by now it would be a little passé, but the WWKW (What Would Kate Wear) effect still echoes on the runways[...]
Part two of my favourite engagement shoots inspired by movies. Last week I posted about the beautiful Notebook inspired photo shoot, and today it's all about Disney. Up is the only movie that has ever made me cry within the first 5 minutes. If you haven't seen it, SEE IT. It's not just a kids movie, it has the most incredibly moving love story throughout. James and Lynette used this movie as[...]
Talented young Brit Dave, and gorgeous Midwesterner Chelsea got hitched on 7 September 2011 in Chelsea's home state of Oklahoma. The snaps of their small town-stylish nuptials are so, so lovely, I can't stop looking at them. The most important part of the wedding planning for us was creating a day that would birth freedom and joy for everyone involved, including the guests, staff and us. Our [...]
One of my two favourite film inspired engagement shoots. So creative and incredibly beautiful. This shoot was inspired by the movie The Notebook, known to women worldwide as the ultimate tear-fest, just behind PS. I Love You. Cindy and Jean-Nicola adored the film, and the fashion of the era was part of the appeal. If I could go back, I would have a Time Traveller's Wife engag[...]
These chairs. My goodness. They have made my week. Love the idea of walking round the aisle. Gorgeous.
Super sorry for the lack of posts this week, I've been swanning about in the Irish countryside. I had a fantastic time with my husband and our two friends, and I've been absolutely captured by the beautiful scenery. A patchwork of greens with some Irish cream and a pot of gold - beautiful. Even though I find Guinness super-disgusting, I love the idea of having Guinness cupcakes at a wedding.[...]