What is your most memorable wedding?
Hard to choose but a moving civil ceremony with a fun red bus, superb cream tea in a vintage tearoom surrounded by flowers. The couple were so happy and relaxed it was a wonderful London wedding.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Sophisticated, Vintage inspired, unique, lovingly handmade, one of a kind
What about your business are you most proud of?
Very happy clients
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Do things your own way, when planning a wedding everyone has their opinion of what's right but its your day! If you want to wear a red wedding dress then do.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Set outdoors in a beautiful garden were several tables at different heights covered in tiny desserts in shot glasses. They tasted as good as they looked and this fab idea wowed all the guests.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Inital chat by phone or email to explore what the client is looking for. Then an appointment is arranged to come to the studio to try on pieces for inspiration and together we work on ideas either bespoke (or stock) headpieces or jewellery. Its always helpful to come with images of pieces that you like but not essential as it's my job to bring your ideas to life. Normally allow 8/12 weeks for bespoke work but will always do my best to accommodate if possible.
What do you love most about your job?
Creating bespoke pieces for happy clients.
What is your favourite style of wedding dress?
I love a simple silk sheath dress with a touch of lace.
What is the best way to incorporate "Something Blue" into the wedding outfit?
A lovely blue keepsakes is a hankerchief embroidered in blue with your monagram initials and the date of the wedding.
What is your favourite wedding dress of all time?
A lovely clients indescribably beautiful lace and silk full lenth Pronovias dress....devine.