Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Flowers By Lucy...

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On our travels we meet a number of different vendors.   Recently we met Lucy from 'Flowers by Lucy'.

Based in Fareham, Hampshire she has been creating bouquets & centrepieces for the last eight years that truly do look stunning at any wedding. You name it.. she can do it!

Below is a selection of her 'handywork'.  You can see plenty more over on her website. Flowers By Lucy











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Saturday, 30 January 2016

Thorntons Chocolates Giveaway...

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Who likes chocolate???

We're giving away a luxury box of Thorntons Chocolates on our Facebook page.  Head on over for the chance to win! ... Good luck :)



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Tuesday, 26 January 2016

The Wedding Cake Shoppe...

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On my weekly browse of the wedding scene websites, I stumbled across this company and had to show off their amazing creations!
 
Based in Toronto Canada and owned & operated by sisters Cindy & Sarah Coelho... let me introduce you to -  The Wedding Cake Shoppe.


Founded by Cindy, who graduated The baking and pastry arts program at George Brown College. Furthering her love of sugar work at The Notter School of Pastry Arts, in Florida. Cindy had the wonderful opportunity of working side by side making wedding cakes with Bonnie Gordon. In 2010, Cindy and Sarah had the honour to be the first Canadians featured on Food Network Challenge, winning a silver medal.

The Wedding Cake Shoppe has been established since 2005, and the retail store has been open since 2009.

 
Their designs really do have some amazing detail which sets these cakes apart. Love it! 

Check out their site for more bespoke wedding cakery!









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Thursday, 21 January 2016

Naked or Semi Naked Wedding Cake.. or Both??

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Morning all,

The trend for wedding cakes at the mement is definitely naked or semi naked style.  Well, if you can't make up your mind as to which to go for then why not have a cake that incorporates both!

This stunning creation comes from Canadian based 'The Wedding Cake Shoppe'.  Featured on 'Wedding Chicks' blog, I just had to pinch it to show you how gorgeous this looks....and works! 

Think we have a new winner for new style 2016 wedding cake!


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Jimmy Choo - Groom Shoes

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Hi all,

A lot of wedding blogs tend to focus on the bridal collections, well... fear not!  Today it's all about the groom.

Us men like to look good, most of the time, and one of the most important parts of the grooms attire is his shoes.  It says a lot about a person by the shoes they wear.....apparently!  I had to wear 50s style brogues for my best mates wedding.  That, to me, said I looked like a cock!

Anyways... check out these gorgeous groom designs by the talented Mr Jimmy Choo...

From top to bottom - FOXLEY, PRESCOTT, SLOANE, MILES, PRESCOTT, SLOANE, SLOANE.








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Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Wedding Cake Inspiration for 2016

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January is always the month for you brides to get inspired for your upcoming nuptials.  All those little extras that make for that perfect look on your special day.

Well.. to get you inspired with your cake ideas, check out these little beauties!






Pics courtesy of Ruffled, Style Me Pretty & 100Layer Cake
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Thursday, 7 January 2016

Jenny Packham 2016 Bridal Collection

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So I'm back from a very busy Xmas and now into a much quieter January :)

Kicking off this years blog posts is with one of my fave wedding dress designers, Jenny Packham.

Her 2016 collection has to be some of the best I have seen.  A lot of ivory and some stunning detail work.  Subtle yet without going over the top.  I can see this year being a great year for ivory and can't wait to see what else Jenny launches this year.
































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