Silver and Lace – Alison and Michael at Hallgarth Manor Hotel

Alison wanted a really sophisticated wedding day with vintage elements so we incorporated white lace and vintage cameo brooches with her elegant choice of silver organza sash. Her venue, Hallgarth Manor in Durham, has the large Cathedral Suite on offer – perfect for a good sized wedding breakfast and a party afterwards. We dressed the room with fairy lights and the 20ft starlight backdrop to add some extra romance. For the table centres we started with the silver candelabra and built the look from there. Alison’s bouquet was a mixture... Read the Rest →


Choosing Your Colour – Sometimes Neutral Comes Naturally

Some of the most elegant weddings I have dressed use neutral coloured sashes to create a clean and crisp look. Ivory, silver, champagne, black and pale gold have all made an appearance this year to stunning effect. Some of my bride’s set out with a very specific look in mind, others are too indecisive to choose just one colour and keep things simple with gorgeous ivory – as with Jill’s wedding at Matfen Hall. Bride Alison chose her shining silver sashes after struggling to find the exact match to her... Read the Rest →


Saran and Cyril’s Midnight Blue Wedding at Dissington Hall

Bride Saran managed to plan a gorgeous wedding all the way from Manchester with the help of her doting groom Cyril. They chose the midnight blue sash with white chair covers for their wedding reception in the marquee at Dissington Hall, Ponteland. We also provided the table centres – fishbowls filled with blue sweet pea and white carnations – and décor for the cake table – more photos coming soon! Tweet