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Elegant Watercolours

I always feel so encaptured by the beautiful soft pastel colours you get as the weather gets warmer. Whether it be a baby pink chiffon skirt, a peachy lip tint or the blue of the clear summer sky. It feels me with happiness and I want to SMILE! Surely anything that makes you smile is a good thing hey?!

Last year saw watercolours flood through the wedding scene and it was beautiful. Oozing elegance and grace, I very much wanted to get styling myself.

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Originally the concept of the shoot was based around the growing watercolour trend, simple and elegant. However I wanted there to be an interesting contrast between rustic rawness and sophisticated glamour.  I chose the beautiful Anne of Cleaves Barn in Great Bardfield, Essex as this gave me the rustic backdrop that I was looking for.

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I was honoured when Lucy Martin Bridal agreed to lend me her dresses for the shoot, as this would automatically inject the elegance and sophistication that was needed – And how amazing it was!

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The soft colours of the flowers from The Blue Dandelion with their small and delicate arrangements also gave another depth to this elegance. I teamed this with the seqin table cloth kindly leant to me by 9ice Events and loved the result.

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Kelly from Little Pop Bake Shop had created a simply stunning cake for the shoot.  So elegant and simple it just fitted right in amongst all the softness of the flowers.

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I was overwhelmed with how the shoot turned out – It was perfect!  I have so much love and respect for all the suppliers that made this a reality for me – Thank you. You are all wonderful!

Lucie Signature

 

 

 

 

With lots of love to;

Wedding Dress – Lucy Martin Bridal

Cake – Little Pop Bake Shop

Florist – The Blue Dandelion

Photographer – Purple Pear Tree Photography

Make Up – Dawn Taylor Beauty

Model Agency – Flirt Model Management

Table Linen – 9ice Events

Venue – Anne of Cleaves Barn, Great Bardfield

Stationery – Sincerely May