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Hey hey! So if you haven't seen my very first video on YouTube just yet...WHY NOT? It's down below - short and sweet so check it out. But if you're here want want a bit more info, here's everything in a bit more detail! 1. Wear Sunscreen/SPF No matter your skin colour or likelihood of sunburn, it's important to wear SPF everyday to protect your skin and chase off wrinkles and sunspots! As promised please find a list of recommended SPF products at all different price points. P
Hey! So I finally get to blog about this amazing West African & English fusion wedding styled shoot I did in October of last year. It’s been difficult to sit on my hands about this one as I loved designing this wedding! Both the bride, Julia Anukam, and the groom, Hamid Atta, have Nigerian backgrounds so I wanted to bring in some African influence to reflect them. The extraordinary Jennifer at Jennifer’s Paper created the bespoke Ankara style pattern that we used in the stati
Hey hey, Long time...no...speak….. Okay okay I’m sorry! It’s been A Year. But I promise you I’m back with a vengeance and you have no idea how many awesome things I have coming on the horizon so keep your eyes peeled for that. Today I was referring to my faithful wedding blog directory and I thought this would be so useful to you! You can shortcut all the google searching and go directly to the blogs that will best serve you for your inspiration and advice. Because I love you
Wedding coordinators, in-house or independent, are there to guide you and advise you on how to create your perfect day. In-house coordinators for a venue are amazing as they know their venues inside and out, as well as being able to liaise with you on every aspect of your wedding. One such Superman is Will Breteau who is the Group Private Hire and Events Manager at Drake & Morgan. Having worked with Will, I thought he would be the perfect person to help with this special blog
Who doesn’t love crepes? Light, moreish and hugely popular with guests young and old – crepes are slowly growing in popularity with wedding couples as an evening food option. So for this week’s blog, I interviewed the wonderful husband and wife team from I Love Crepes to get their two cents on the wedding crepe trend. Photo from discoverfrance.com Why Crêpes? (What brought you into the crepe making world?) “We both have a sweet tooth at the best of times, however, myself (Mar
So not everyone is a fan of having their picture taken. It’s very different to a selfie after all where you can instantly see yourself and adjust if you need to. Professional photos have a layer of mystery as you can’t see what the photographer sees. I feel exactly the same – don’t worry! To help us beat camerashyness, I asked the lovely wedding photographer Irene Yap for her sound advice. Let’s get to it! What can you do to relax when feeling awkward? My advice would be to t
Wedding videography has had a bad rap over the past few decades. It evokes the image of shaky handheld camcorders with poor audio, sharp scene changes and zooming in on the couple at the most inelegant times. Why would we pay to have the film from hell? Fear not, the industry has come leaps and bounds in recent years and we have a new wave of wedding cinematographers. I had the pleasure of meeting one such professional, Stuart Kinghorn from Confetti & Silk, to get the low dow