Hi all, top of the mid-week morning to you. Now, later this morning, I'm
blogging about a *full wedding dress giveaway* (you get that?), thanks
to my wonderful friend and brilliantly talented designer, Zoe Lem (I
hope you've had a moment to read this fascinating interview with Zoe
from yesterday afternoon).
This morning, I'd like to feature a beautiful wedding that just oozes relaxed, rustic, handmade charm. Jess & Phil tied the knot on 19th July this year, at the beautiful Cripps Barn in Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Big thanks to photographer Rebecca Goddard for sharing these images.
"We wanted to create a very natural, rustic wedding and to really
involve the outdoors. We wanted as much as we could to be handmade or
Love My Dress Wedding Blog – Photography Copyright (c) 2012, Rebecca Goddard
"We decorated our venue with seasonal flowers and vintage jugs that
we found in charity shops and mixed match lanterns that we borrowed from
friends. Our flower were a combination – some we grew ourselves and the others we got from organic florist Green & Gorgeous…"
"My dress – a purchase via Ellie Sanderson,
has a really timeless quality to it, it was so simple and elegant and
relied on the fall and flow of the fabric which I really liked. I also
knew that with it being so simple that I could add my own twist to it,
vintage lace flowers for example, to really make it my own individual
Those pretty blue numbers are from Phase Eight, by the way…
I love the rustic style of this wedding stationery…
"Phil's Father made the cake – he is a great cook and baker! It
looked so natural, decorated with a posy of flowers, it tasted amazing
too and really fitted with the style of our day."
Words of Wedded Wisdom…
"Just to not get stressed about it and
to enjoy every part of the planning with the people that you care most
about around you. "
Just another beautiful day. Perhaps we could ask Ellie Sanderson who the designer of this dress is? Ellie? 😉
Remember, you need to check back shortly before lunch time when I'll be revealing deatils of how you can win wedding dress to the value of £2,500. No word of a lie my friends – this is one spectacular giveaway you won't want to miss details of, involving consultations, fittings and a frock – the works! Only the bestest giveaways on my beloved blog for my wonderful readers, of course.
Have a lovely morning all,
Photographer – Rebecca Goddard
Venue- Cripps Barn
Brides dress – Purchased via Ellie Sanderson
Brides Shoes – original vintage
Grooms Suit – Hired Kilts
Bridesmaids Dresses – Phase Eight + Deichmann shoes
Hair Stylist – Hayley from organic hairdressers, Tabitha James Kraan
Make-up Artist – Sophie Everett
Florist - Green & Gorgeous
Cake – The Groom's Father