Tag: Flower Crowns

Friday Five – Bridesmaid Flower Crowns

08/05/2015 |

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Flowers needn’t just be for the bride! Share your love of stems with your bridesmaids on your destination wedding day by donning delightful flower crowns.


This week’s Friday Five brings you five delicate bridesmaid flower crowns – these gorgeous garden-inspired garlands are guaranteed to give an elegant, ethereal flower fairy edge to your big day outfits! From dainty baby’s breath crowns (pictured above) to pretty mis-matched wreaths, keep your flower crowns simple if you’re all wearing one.


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Wedding Theme Inspiration – New York City At Sunrise

27/10/2014 |

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In my opinion there’s no greater time to enjoy a city than at dawn. The magical moments when you can explore and appreciate the cityscape in almost silence, surrounded only by other knowing early birds, just before the city’s dwellers begin to stir and breath life into the streets.


Sasha Chou Photography wisely used the enchanting morning sunrise over the Williamsburg Bridge in New York City as a backdrop for today’s styled shoot. This peaceful time in the city that never sleeps drew a beautifully romantic light, the perfect companion to a vintage theme.


A lace Victoriana dress, an autumnal red rose and jasmine flower crown and a majestic bouquet delivered a creative contrast to the urban setting and produced a delightful fall wedding theme to inspire you.


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Wedding Theme Inspiration – By The Water’s Edge

23/09/2014 |

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Today’s delightful styled shoot from L’Estelle Photography is very on trend this season. Pastel shades are a huge fashion focus for this autumn/winter (I know, pale shades in winter – love it!) and they’re worn together for a soft look or teamed with dramatic black for a stylish statement. 


To create a grown-up glamour look the styled shoot team focused on classic white and delicate pastel dresses, with hints of the palest pink against bold black for the supporting theme. A few splashes of juicy raspberry were added to create a vibrant and refreshing twist. And what a location! The rocky water’s edge created an enchanting backdrop fitting for a magical mermaid bride.


This striking colour combination produces a dramatic and decadent theme against the bright blue skies and reflective waters of a destination wedding. A touch of whimsy lightens the styling with delightful seahorse prints and a dreamy purple and pink daze of macaroons – YUM!


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Real Wedding – Rustic Bohemian Outdoor Ceremony

22/09/2014 |

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Kaitlyn & Ryan   ♥   Texas, USA

Photography:   jFairchild Photography


If you saw Kaityln and Ryan’s engagement shoot a few weeks ago then you’ll definitely remember it – it was all kinds-of-awesome!


This just-plain-cool couple teamed up with the amazingly talented Jen from jFairchild Photography to celebrate their engagement with one seriously sleek shoot. Be sure to check it out if you missed it, the photography was atmospheric to say the very least.


If you did have the pleasure of seeing their engagement shoot then it will come as no surprise that Kaitlyn and Ryan’s wedding day continued along the same bohemian vein.


This is how you do chic and unique! A relaxed outdoor ceremony (with a tipi for an altar) was the perfect setting for this stunning boho bride and her hubby-to-be. Their day was filled with jaw-droppingly beautiful blooms and natural details – they well and truly rocked the rustic wedding vibe.


From Kaitlyn’s darling detailed dress, statement headdress and oversized bouquet to the bridesmaids fabulous flower crowns, their laid-back yet oh-so-stylish theme was consistent throughout every aspect of the day and bursting with personality – prepare to be inspired!


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Friday Five – Fresh Flower Wedding Accessories

22/08/2014 |

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Gone are the days that the only thing you carry down the aisle on your wedding day is a bridal bouquet!


Fabulous flower crowns have been taking the wedding world by storm for the last few years and adorning yourself with florals on your big day doesn’t stop there! There’s a growing trend for a whole host of fresh flower wedding accessories and this week’s Friday Five brings you five fabulous alternative ways to wear fresh flowers on your special day.


Maybe you just won’t be able to resist a glorious flower crown or halo, or if they are too much of a statement piece for you, how about intertwining pretty petals into your plaits or bridal updo?


Why not try something really unique by accentuating your waist with a band of blooms, or have your maids carry a colourful corsage down the aisle instead of a bouquet, or if you’re to be a barefoot bride go for this season’s must-have the floral anklet?



Crowning glory


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Friday Five – Boho Bride Hairstyles

25/04/2014 |


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Boho chic has been topping the wedding style charts for years now and it shows no signs of its popularity slowing.  


Boho can work for weddings the world over from a rustic backyard celebration, to an ethereal woodland wedding, to a beachside bash. An easy way to give your look the boho edge is with your tresses and today’s five natural, effortless boho bride hairstyles say nothing but relaxed, laid-back bride…


Loose beachy waves


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