The Wedding Cake

The wedding cake has so many traditions associated with it, notably the cake was made to bring good luck to the couple and their guests. The bottom tier was traditionally used to serve to the wedding guests (so this is the tier you cut on the wedding day), the middle...

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What To Expect During Your Couple Portraits

I think it's safe to say that most couples want some time during their wedding day where they step away from their guests and have some time together to capture some portraits without an audience. This really is such a special time as you will naturally want to be...

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The Flowers

Wedding flowers can make such a huge impact at a wedding and weave their way throughout the day from the buttonholes and bouquet to the ceremony table and the centrepieces during the wedding breakfast, and I love to capture them all. Quite often there will be a tale...

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The Wedding Dress

Wedding dress shopping was one of the best memories I have from the planning stage of my wedding. I went with an idea in mind and ended up getting something completely different to what I set out looking for. I love to hear the back story from my brides about the...

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The Shoes

I have a confession to make... if I'm perfectly honest I'm not a shoe lover...there I said it...I think I am missing the shoe gene. This can possibly be traced back to the days of traipsing around shops pre-teenage years desperate to find shoes that fit my...

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Getting Into The Dress

Although I've given some little nuggets of advice in the blog post 'Bridal Prep" I feel that 'Getting Into The Dress' warrants it's own post. As I explain in the previous post I never take pictures of the actual getting into the dress as I'm not sure anyone would want...

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Here Come The Girls

It's always so lovely to meet my Brides closest friends. I usually meet the girls during the bridal prep and I get lots of candids of the excitement building during that part of the day. By the time I come to take their group photos they are well used to me being...

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Not forgetting The Boys

The Groom and his boys oh goodness where to start!! Whether you choose to add a second shooter to the day or not I will always make sure to set some time aside to capture some images, either in the morning or before the wedding breakfast, of the boys together. Usually...

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First Look

America is big on the 'First Look', over in the States it's where the Bride & Groom see each other a couple of hours before the ceremony and have some time together having their couple portraits taken. The moment the Groom sees his Bride-To-Be is captured by the...

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