Scandi Hoops!

A couple of months ago I organised a super fun influencers event at one of my jobs – ALSO Home. The event was hosted in the super cool ALSO Home showroom in Rudgwick, West Sussex (if you haven’t come visit, DO IT!) and the gorgeous Felicity from LadyLissy Floristry was the expert. I had got in touch with Felicity a few weeks prior and soundboarded … Continue reading Scandi Hoops!

Marchesa announces beautiful new collaboration

Exciting news for those seeking out the perfect wedding dress: Marchesa has just dropped a new bridal collection that is actually affordable! The capsule collection of five beautiful gowns was designed in collaboration with BHLDN and features lashings of lace, embroidery and diamante detailing. Prices starting from $1,500 (approximately £1,024). The set of five dresses has launched in perfect timing, with plenty of couples becoming … Continue reading Marchesa announces beautiful new collaboration

Destination Weddings

Never one to truly give up on Wedding Blogs, I found this rather beautiful gallery on Conde Nast Traveller and thought this would inspire those looking to get married abroad, but also those who are, like me, currently looking out the window at the rain and thinking how much they want to go on holiday… Not sure where to say “I do?” These ten destination wedding … Continue reading Destination Weddings

WEDDING GOWNS TO FIT YOUR SHAPE FROM SARAH SEVEN

Hourglass Figure: For an hour glass shape, meaning a fuller chest and hips balanced by a synched waist, gowns with a body skimming skirt and extra chest support are ideal. Sarah Seven’s Blythe gown is an example of how a high waisted skirt can slim fuller hips while emphasising a smaller waist. This gown’s sweetheart bodice offers chest support while still looking incredibly tasteful and … Continue reading WEDDING GOWNS TO FIT YOUR SHAPE FROM SARAH SEVEN

I’m Back!

The blogs been pretty quiet for the past few weeks but there has been a pretty good reason for it… I was away on holiday, not just any holiday, but my one-in-a-lifetime honeymoon in Mauritius. So I have decided to treat myself, and torture you, with a completely selfish post about our honeymoon! But I haven’t talked about possibly the best thing about having a wedding, … Continue reading I’m Back!

[5 wedding dress designers who won’t make you look like a massive meringue]

Walking up the aisle and don’t fancy looking like Glinda the Good Witch? Katya Katya Shehurina This relatively new-on-the-scene Latvian designer’s lace-dipped creations have cool little flourishes for brides who want something a bit different. We love her shimmery oversized polka dots and nude under-slips – perfect for making all those French lace trimmings pop. You could even try one of her cornflower silk sashes for … Continue reading [5 wedding dress designers who won’t make you look like a massive meringue]

[Reformation Weddings]

Calling all non-traditional and traditional brides who DON’T have a small fortune to spend on a dress for their big day – there are two (slightly) less pricey, and cool wedding gown collections that have just hit stores. The Reformation, the ultra-hip, eco-friendly label beloved by celebs like Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Taylor Swift (that despite being US-based, ships worldwide FOR FREE) has just created their … Continue reading [Reformation Weddings]

[Fall in love with Elie Saab]

IF there’s one thing that Elie Saab does very well, it’s a fairytale dress. For brides-to-be, or even for brides that were, his are the sorts of dresses that dreams are made of – they’re the ultimate princess fantasy and you can’t help but fall in love with them, simply because they are so exquisite, elaborate and beautiful. Essentially, there’s not a lot not to like – … Continue reading [Fall in love with Elie Saab]

[Olivia Palermo]

Under a cloudless sky and whisked away from the hustle and bustle of NYC, after six and a half years of courtship, my favourite fashion duo quietly and stylishly became husband and wife.  In an intimate ceremony, very befitting of the private couple, the two said their vows amongst only a handful of family members and closest friends as they were surrounded by ivy and blossoming flowers … Continue reading [Olivia Palermo]

[Wedding traditions you can do without]

Just because your mum did it on her wedding day, and your mum’s mum before that and even her mum’s mum, it doesn’t mean you want it – here’s 5 wedding traditions I am SO over… Most wedding traditions are traditions for a reason. The gorgeous dress, the first kiss, the once-in-a-lifetime party… They’re all things that no bride would want to miss out on. But as I … Continue reading [Wedding traditions you can do without]

[Wedding Guest Dresses]

Wedding guest dresses can be a nightmare to shop for, so I’ve edited the best styles for you to shop now. From lace to florals and pastels, there’s something for every taste and budget… Wedding Guest Dresses Wedding guest dresses don’t have to be difficult to shop for. This season, styles have got even prettier, with a chic new skirt-length, pretty prints and pastel colours all filling … Continue reading [Wedding Guest Dresses]

[From “I Do” to “Just Married”]

On June the 15th (5 days after I got engaged) I wrote my first wedding blog. And now, over a year and a half of colour palettes and bridesmaid dresses, cake toppers and mini cupcakes, barns and wedding bands, it’s all over. The wedding has come and gone. The food’s been devoured, the dance floor removed, the flowers gone. Our one-month anniversary is today. Woohooo! … Continue reading [From “I Do” to “Just Married”]

[V&A Bridal Exhibition]

What is it about wedding dresses that are so interesting? Is it because they have such a romantic tradition attached to them? Or is it because it’s a fascinating insight into the bride’s personality? Or perhaps it’s because we just like looking at pretty dresses (if we’re honest, it’s probably the last one). Whatever your reason for looking at exquisite gowns, the V&A’s new exhibition … Continue reading [V&A Bridal Exhibition]

[Best Honeymoon Hotels]

  After planning a wedding comes planning a honeymoon and that’s something I am very excited about at the moment having just booked our own honeymoon for October this year. If you are planning a honeymoon in 2014 and looking for some real wow factor from your first night, then check out this selection of out-of-this-world honeymoon hotels around the world. Six Senses Yao Noi, … Continue reading [Best Honeymoon Hotels]

[You can call me Mrs Davis]

Well, I WAS going to take a break from blogging. But now several people have asked me to write about my newlywed life – and I suppose that makes sense: getting married is just the beginning of the adventure. (Note: Yes, I promise to post photos of our nuptials, but we’re still waiting on the fabulous Mr Finch to send us our photos. The ones I have here were taking … Continue reading [You can call me Mrs Davis]

[Wedding Traditions you can do without]

Weddings are an anxious time, ticking so many boxes and keeping so many people happy. But then I realised (with the help of my husband-to-be) that we can just ignore some of those ‘essential’ traditions and make our lives that much easier. With just 15 days to go, I am finally coming to the realisation that organising a wedding is a terrifyingly complex job. Even as a type … Continue reading [Wedding Traditions you can do without]

[Bridesmaid Dresses]

Bridesmaid dresses meet this season’s key trends to make wedding shopping so much easier. These are the dresses guaranteed to make your big day every bit as gorgeous as you deserve. And my bridesmaid dresses? Well you’ll just have to wait and see 🙂 Ted Baker Aliana Lace Dress, £185 Ted Baker’s Aliana Lace Dress is sugarcoated for spring in this sweet lemon colour. The … Continue reading [Bridesmaid Dresses]

[TTH Blooms]

Taylor Tomasi Hill has a talent for crafting outfit combinations that are a magnet for street style photographers and have an eternal after-life on Pinterest. Whether it’s a floral blouse tucked into oversized blue Comme Des Garçons shorts or a feminine dress topped with a cropped Balenciaga jacket, her sharp eye—for prints, colors, and shapes—never fails to get it right. In October, the fashion world … Continue reading [TTH Blooms]