Thursday July 7 2011.


So finally our Vintage Wedding Affair took place last Saturday, 2nd July 2011.


Venturing into the wedding industry I have been shocked by the lacklustre fairs I’ve frequented with dull rows of trestle tables and one dimensional ‘fashion shows’ so along with my friend Beth of Be Vintage we decided to set up our own!  With A Vintage Wedding Affair it was my goal to create a boutique fair to showcase a handpicked selection of fabulous wedding vendors and new talent, in a unique way.  The fair took place in Hertfordshire’s biggest and best Vintage Shopping venue the Fleetville Vintage Emporium (Hatfield Rd, St Albans).  Of course no wedding fair would be complete without a fashion show where I mixed original vintage clothing with contemporary pieces to inspire both bride and grooms. 


Luckily we had the amazing Becky Rui on hand to capture the day for us and now we can share it with you! 

True Flower Artists Hooper & Palmer 

The ladies from Sundae Surprise guarantee a Hen party with a


Sweet treats courtesy of Heaven is a Cupcake

The lovely Nina George wowed us with her beautiful Jewellery designs.

Beth & I’s latest venture Bijou Candy Buffets
Those seriously cool kids from Camperbooth
Luxury Lingerie designers Ophelia Fancy gave our brides an exclusive

preview their upcoming Bridal collection

LMC Make Up Artists/ Hair Stylists = Wedding perfection

Table designs to inspire – featuring Artcadia stationery, Hooper & Palmer flowers, 

Be Vintage crockery/accessories and styled by myself

Set to storm the wedding fashion world with her fabulous Vintage

inspired designs – Kate Edmondson

The beautiful and talented Anushe Low Photography

Our Rockabetty friends brought their unique Pin Up booth to the party.

Fashion Styling, particularly mixing vintage with contemporary clothing is a huge part of what I do and the Bijou fashion show was no different.  Designed to inspire both brides and grooms Kate Edmondson Bridal Couture featured alongside a variety of vintage attire.

Hope to see you all next time!

If you’d like more details on our Winter Wedding Affair please email me at: info@thebijoubride.co.uk

Bijou love


Starring Cast

Anushe Low Photography


Becky Rui Photography

Be Vintage

The Bijou Bride


Fleetville Vintage Emporium

Heaven is a Cupcake

Hooper & Palmer

Kate Edmondson Bridal Couture

LMC Make Up

Nina George Bridal Jewellery

Ophelia Fancy

Rockabetty Studios

Sundae Surprise

Sweet Tier Cakes