One Day and Night in Paris

The lovely Maggie and her adorable Michael celebrated their engagement in Paris, along with some bunny friends of theirs. I love these two because they embrace everything so whole heartedly. Maggie is a fashion addict so she was in her element in the chic Marais, where we spent the morning. And being from Hong Kong […]

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Weddings, Peace and Creativity

Did you know that the word Bride derives from the Medieval practice of knights calling their sweethearts after St Brigid? And another surprising fact, St Brigid is the patron saint of Creativity http://www.saintbrigid-canton.com/SBAboutStBrigid.html. I’ve written before about the fascinating pagan and Christian origins of the word bride, but it does strike me as interesting that […]

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Alexandra and Yaser’s First Look

Alexandra and Yaser met at university, and it was love. Alexandra comes from Russia, Yaser from Iraq, and their families couldn’t be at the wedding. By arranging a First Look photoshoot they were able to send poignant photos to their families and in that way include them in the ceremony.If you don’t know what a […]

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Into the Magic Forest (a personal project)

The forest is a strange place. Magical, enchanted, and alive with the unexpected. I found a mermaid bride…Come down to the woods with me today… “On seashore far a green oak towers… What marvels there! A mermaid sitting High in a tree, a sprite, a trail Where unknown beasts move never seen by Man’s eyes,… […]

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Nina’s make up tips

Nina often works with me as a make up artist. She’s a fabulous artist and a wonderful person and always happy to pitch in to help make sure the day goes brilliantly. Today I’m inviting Nina to give you her top tips for perfect wedding make up. Over to Nina!–Hi Guys!Planning your wedding isn’t the […]

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I’m now a Recommended Supplier!

It’s been crazy here with so many weddings that I haven’t had a chance to blog. In the meantime a quick note to say that English Wedding blog have made me a recommended supplier, which I’m enormously chuffed about. http://english-wedding.com/the-english-wedding-suppliers-showcase/

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Up on English Wedding Blog today

You probably already know that I have a massive soft spot for the English Wedding blog, which is one of the best, most beautiful blogs on weddings that there are. Claire Gould has writing in her dna – not only does she write a wonderful blog, she is also a first class calligrapher, and she […]

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An Azure Date

Every year I go and see family on the Cote d’Azur, and I love it – the light, the colours, the lazy villas and the turquoise pools. This year I couldn’t go, sadly. But funnily enough the South of France came to me in various forms over the last few days. So here is a […]

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