22nd February 2017

This one was a real eye opener for me a few weeks back when I attended their pop up launch at Bicester Village.  Brides Do Good offer the opportunity for brides to buy, donate or sell their designer wedding dress, in order to support the United Nations initiative to eradicate child marriage across the globe…

14th February 2017

It’s cliched I know but Valentine’s day always sees me busting out my pink or red lipsticks and shoes.  Unlike other colours you can say a lot with pink and your chosen tone – hot pink is all about the party whilst blush pink is the ultimate soft and romantic statement.   No wonder it’s…

14th January 2017

So you’re engaged – cue joyous fanfare, loving ooh’s and bottles popping – but now what?  I wanted to share some little notes of wedding planning 101 advice along with words of warning to keep you on track to big day bliss rather than meltdown.  Here’s what to do first. THANK YOU First up are…

22nd November 2016

Citrine wedding dreams – my latest colour obsession started with a couch.  Yep, I found the most amazing plush velvet, original art deco couch that was way over my house budget but I cannot stop thinking about it.  In turn it spurred me to trawl pages and pages of Pinterest pins with a new found…

25th October 2016

The most memorable weddings always feature heaps of personality.  Fact.  Today I want to share some ideas on how to personalise your wedding outfit. EMBROIDERY No not those terry towel tracksuits with MRS X emblazoned on the back… I’m talking delicate embroidery placed onto your wedding dress.  As chosen by fashionista Nicole Richie for her nuptials…

23rd September 2016

Hi there brides to be, so what have you got planned for next weekend?  Nothing major.  Well one place you really need to be is at Brides the Show, to gather together with like-minded stylistas and your bridal entourage for some serious wedding inspo.  And to tempt you further I’ve got details of a Brides…

14th June 2016

Yes another decision to make for your Wedding day.  What’s your bridal bouquet style?  Today the multi-talented Harriet Parry is talking us through the big hitters to help you identify your style. I say multi-talented because Harriet is not only an amazing floral designer but also an artist who can produce bespoke miniature watercolours of…

12th June 2016

The people you choose to share your Wedding day with is such a big decision and I’m not talking about the guests, I’m talking about the suppliers you choose to house, build or capture the event.  You want to have people that you spark with, that you trust, that just get it.  In this new…

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…

2nd May 2016

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…