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THE BIJOU BRIDE X NATASHA JANE

THE BIJOU BRIDE X NATASHA JANE

The big reveal... here is the headpiece (well actually it's a bridal headpiece and also a necklace!) I designed with the marvellous Natasha Jane for her new bridal accessories collection. I'm such a frustrated creative, I have the vision but lack the talent to actually draw, sew, paint and create.  That's why styling and me [...]

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FINDING YOUR ZEN AS A BRIDE

Planning a Wedding is stressful and there's no getting away from that.  Finding your zen will be an invaluable tool to master early.   What clicks will be different for everyone but I wanted to share some of the ways I find my calm place. EXERCISE Whether it's letting out your frustration on a punch [...]

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THURSDAY THREADS - VICTORIA KYRIAKIDES FALL 2016 COLLECTION

Red Carpet worthy is my new buzz word after seeing this stunning new 'Floral Constellations' Victoria KyriaKides Fall 2016 collection.  I mean... These dresses wouldn't be out of place at the Oscars, right?  "My dream for Fall 2016 was to create a collection of magical dresses of layered varied textures and pretty floral patterns that feel airy [...]

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ETSY LOVES - WEDDING RING BOX IDEAS

Back to getting my Etsy on this weekend.  Well it has been raining.  Constantly.  Looking at one of the little details of your big day with a bunch of special wedding ring box ideas. 1. You'll have seen geometric glass pieces and copper tones everywhere, big news for both interiors and Weddings this year.  Definitely [...]

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CHILDCARE FOR WEDDINGS - WHY YOU NEED IT

If you have young nieces, nephews, godchildren, brothers, sisters or your own children there is no question that they will be a part of your Wedding celebrations.  Of course you want everyone to enjoy themselves whether young or old and that's where the professionals come in!  Of course it's an expense so I've asked Kristen [...]

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THURSDAY THREADS - INBAL DROR 2016 COLLECTION

You all know how much I love working with this outstanding designer's Wedding gowns, in fact they've featured in numerous Bijou shoots and styling projects.  Well the love affair continues with the sultry Inbal Dror 2016 collection. Dubbed the 'New York Collection' the new Wedding dresses are glamourous, decadent and sassy.  Curves are exaggerated with [...]

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2016 WEDDING TENT TRENDS WITH PAPAKATA

PapaKåta are a team I just love working with and despite the countless Weddings and Events they've worked on, are as passionate as ever.  You have a lot more freedom with a tent based Wedding, literally being able to pick the exact positioning of your venue and dressing the blank canvas specifically to suit your [...]

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