What is your most memorable wedding?
So many are memorable but one of the most is probably a wedding that used navy satin with white lace tied in a knot with a brooch. They had a very 'winter' theme. They utilised ice sculptures, and even had an ice sculpture table plan. It was beautiful and very unique.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Personal, Quality, Pristine, Helpful, stress-free.
What about your business are you most proud of?
The personal service we provide. We aim to meet with every couple to ensure they are completely happy with their chosen accessory. It allows us to put a face to a name and to truly feel part of their special day.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Time. Try and manage your organising time so it isn't just a mad rush at the end. Select time frames to finish certain aspects of the planning.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Photos. I think the have place settings using photos is lovely. Its a talking point for the table, especially for those who may not know each and shows a lot of effort has been put into it.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
I tend to hear from couples via an enquiry. I will then email a detailed quote based on the information provided. we will then arrange a consultation and they will choose the decor items they would like. They will then receive an email of confirmation and that is all (unless there is anything further they would like to discuss) until 2 weeks prior to the event.
What is the best themed wedding you have worked at?
a rustic, burnt orange, autumnal, halloween themed wedding. They used orange satin with a light brown organza over the top. They had dried flowers for the aisle chairs that fitted in the bows. They used haystacks and very natural products everywhere.
What are the decorative trends with brides currently?
Hessian and lace. The vintage look is still very much 'in' but with the use of hessian to implement a rustic theme also.
What is your signature finishing touch?
ironing the poly/cotton chair covers on site. Not too many companies offer this service, but it ensure that the chair covers look pristine and perfect.
What decoration do you think every wedding needs?