2nd June 2016

Katya Shehurina has done it again with her latest collection, spotted the hottest fashion trends and brought them to the bridal market in her signature lace styles. Shoulder baring is this season’s biggest trend and I love how Katya has given it a bohemian bridal twist.  Off-the-shoulder necklines fit perfectly with the Shehurina bride who…

8th May 2016

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…

28th April 2016

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…

17th March 2016

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…

1st March 2016

Most Curious certainly does live up to its slogan as ‘THE wedding show for the style savvy couple.’  Purveyors of the out-of-the-ordinary when it comes to Wedding goods and ideas, the fairs are a must visit. Now on their 12th show, the Curious team are dab hands at stripping back the Wedding labels – vintage,…

18th February 2016

This new bridal label will blow your socks off, allow me to introduce you to Hermione de Paula. Earning her stripes working at the iconic design houses Christian Dior Couture, Alexander McQueen, John Galliano and Giles; Hermione de Paula made her own label debut at London Fashion Week in 2009.  The brand quickly became renowned…

3rd February 2016

It’s a staple of the Bijou blog calendar to wonder at the dreamiest gowns from the Haute Couture shows.  Here are my top picks and future bridal trend predictions from the 2016 Spring Couture designer runways. Zuhair Murad is now a major source for bridal fashion inspiration since designing Sofia Vergara’s stunning wedding gown. Lampshade…

21st January 2016

Are you ready for this?  The jaw-dropping Zahavit Tshuba 2016 collection. I mean… “Zahavit Tshuba brides are fashion-forward women, who are not blindly following the trends, but are creating them.”  A bold statement but these wedding dresses are bold and oh so beautiful This is one bridal collection that’s definitely designed for the fashionistas.  Dominated…

15th December 2015

Spring 2016 sees the return of the  National Wedding Show and you could be winning tickets to ring in the New Year as a bride-to-be.  Read on… Discover every element of your dream day from the perfect venue to trying on the potential dress of your dreams, sampling delectable delights to seeking out your idyllic…

3rd December 2015

For the Charlie Brear 2016 collection, the eponymous British label has sought inspiration from two pivotal fashion moments – the late 1970s and New Romanticism.  “I have always been drawn to the whimsical silhouettes of the 1970s and the glamour of the New Romantics, so wanted to reference both this season. Think Studio 54 meets…