Dream to Dress by Christine Murrell

As those of you who follow us quite closely will know, we love to share our brides with you; a few images from the big day to give you a glimpse into their wedding and to show you all the different ways in which you can make your wedding and your dress completely you. We are particularly proud to share Chris and Mike’s wedding with you today. Not only because we LOVE how everything came together and the time we spent getting to know them as a couple, but also because Christine has very kindly agreed to talk a bit about why she chose us to create her wedding dress and how she found the whole process. We know choosing your wedding dress is a big decision made all the bigger for choosing something that doesn’t yet exist… so here is Christine’s experience… So…..I said yes, venue booked, photographer lined up, cake tasted but what to wear? As I am a mature bride perhaps the dress /jacket combo was the safe way to go but as a good friend pointed out I was the Bride not a guest!!This was an occasion for something a bit more than the usual, to Continue Reading →

Happy Anniversary to Bekah and Adam

We aren’t entirely sure how a whole year has passed already, but Bekah and Adam have been married a year! A YEAR! Where on earth have the months gone? It seems like only a couple of months ago that we first met Bekah; not more than 2 years! but we loved every minute of those consultations and the laughter! From those initial meetings and discovering Bekah and Adams theme and style, to the developing colour scheme and being able to incorporate gorgeous blue/green taffetta (which is a story in itself) right up to those final weeks of preparation, every fitting was a blast. Bekah’s gorgeous champagne taffeta gown was the epitome of shabby chic; ruched bodice with jagged pale gold tulle spilling out between the layers, picked up with vintage lace and blue/green ember blossom details. Not only did we get to flex our creative fingers on Bekah’s dress but we accessorized her 7 bridesmaids (fittings surrounded by that many people inevitably end in hilarity), and made the best man’s waistcoat and grooms men’s bow ties. It’s also been lovely in the months after the wedding to spy the first glimpses of photos, catch up and pour over Bekah and Continue Reading →