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 →


Champagne and Roses – Rachel and Tom at Close House

From the minute I met Rachel at her consultation I was excited to dress this wedding! This was my only wedding of 2013 at the magnificent Close House Hotel and Golf Club, just outside of Newcastle. It is a stunning venue for weddings, but will unfortunately be unable to book from next year. Rachel wanted something understated to complement the ornate deco in the Argent D’Or Suite, and decided to go with our champagne coloured sashes with crisp white chair covers. Helen Russell photographed the wedding in her usual beautiful... Read the Rest →