Category Archives: Designer

Top Five Bridal Shrugs and Jackets

Top Five Bridal Shrugs Jackets Boleros

I love bridal shrugs. Jacket, bolero, shrug – a gorgeous accent piece that serves so many purposes. In winter, a soft (faux) fur jacket can keep you toasty and warm all day; in summer a delicate beaded shrug can cover bare arms in a church ceremony; and all year long, a sparkling, sequinned bolero can…

All the Pretty: Elie Saab

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I came across these backstage photos of the Elie Saab 2012 collection on the This is Glamorous blog - aren’t they absolutely stunning??  Source all photos: This is Glamorous blog This next photo is just so beautiful – all the shades of pink, the sparkle, and those gorgeous ponytails!   One other point to note –…

Friday Indulgence: Vintage Rose Wedding Dresses

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I am currently working on a very exciting project with the lovely Claire from Claire Penn Photography - we’re putting together an amazing shoot in Chester featuring some of my new headdresses: The Silk and Lace Collection (coming soon!) The Vintage Flora Collection Even more exciting is that our gorgeous model Kit will be wearing some beautiful…

Tuesday Shoesday at Christian Louboutin

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Patent black leather, sexy secretary t-strap, you-know-who red soles… need I say more? Source: Burlina by Christian Louboutin You can’t blame a girl for dreaming right? You can find some other amazing Tuesday Shoesday finds on these lovely blogs: Bijoux Bride Beyond Beyond Bridal Rehab postcards & pretties marry you me bridal musings brancoprata shimmer…

Friday Indulgence @ Rachel Simpson

How did I not know about Rachel Simpson shoes when I was getting married??? These pretty Marilyn shoes put all those tacky bridal shoes to absolute shame – 1950′s style suede perfection, with a lovely satin bow at the toe. And is it just me, or do they look almost sensible? Source: Rachel Simpson Thanks for…

Ultimate Friday Indulgence @ Vera Wang

Just like I had been neglecting my Budget Monday posts for a while, I have also been equally neglecting my Friday Indulgence posts! What can I say? I do humbly apologise, and promise to deliver lots of Friday Indulgence (yay! weekend!) and Budget Monday (boo! Monday!) from hence forth. In office speak: “going forward…” If…

Budget Monday Shortie @ Monsoon

I think it’s fair to say I love Monsoon. And I think their bridal range is just fabulous, and very affordable. Today’s Budget Monday pick is this stunning Pegasus Lace Dress which at only £150 is a bargain of a wedding dress. The lace dress skims the thigh and has gorgeous vintage beading along the neckline….

Friday Indulgence @ Ian Stuart

The beautiful vintage-inspired Bali dress from Ian Stuart was at the top of my list when I was shopping for my wedding dress. I love the colours and the slim cut of the dress with the cap sleeves, and the beaded French lace is just beautiful. Source: Ian Stuart Somehow, I never managed to try…

Tuesday Shoesday @ Alexander McQueen

Urrrggll… I adore these Alexander McQueen shoes – but then again, I’m a sucker for lace shoes. Best part? On sale at Net-a-Porter from £595 to £238. Yup. That’s quite a bit less then half price.  Source: Net-a-Porter   Source: Net-a-Porter  Thanks for reading!V

Friday Indulgence @ Yarwood-White

Well happy Friday everyone! Hope you’re gearing up for a warm weekend in the sunshine! I like to keep my readers on the edge of their seats, so today’s Friday Indulgence has a bit of a twist. We are having a peak at the stunning jewellery at Yarwood-White,which is most certainly gorgeous and indulgent (nothing…