I tend to shy away from making New Years ‘Resolutions’ for obvious reasons – that is, we tend not to stick to them. Instead, over the past few years, I’ve replaced resolutions with things I would like to do, feel and see. This year, I’ve thought more about the environment and our impact on it […]

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December 30, 2021

6 ways to live greener in 2022

The art of natural dying is something we have been doing for thousands of years. Over the course of the last hundred years or so, natural dyes have been replaced with synthetic ones – the latter being somewhat cheaper, more easily accessible, yielding more consistent results, and therefore serving the fast-paced consumer-led world we find […]

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December 9, 2021

Why The Silk Studio will only use natural dyes

It’s a dream come true to have such a beautiful shoot featured on one of my all time favourite wedding blogs, Rock My Wedding. This stunning lavender, French Provence Wedding Editorial which myself and Fine Art Photographer friend, Jennifer Jane Photography organised and creatively directed together, has made the cut and was recently featured on […]

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April 26, 2021

A Provence Fairy tale – in the Cotswolds

It really is true what they say. Elegance never goes out of style. Brides often tell me that they want an elegant wedding when describing how they want their wedding to look and feel. But what exactly does it mean for a wedding to be elegant? What does elegance look and feel like? Elegance is […]

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March 9, 2021

How to throw an elegant Wedding

Spring is my favourite time of year. It’s filled with the promise of new life and the hope of warmer, sunnier days to come. I like to fully immerse myself into each season, whether it’s pumpkin picking in the autumn or making my own Easter wreath in the Spring. For me, the changing of the […]

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February 18, 2021

Inspiration for an elegant Springtime Wedding

I am overcome with love and warmth as I scroll through my feed to see so many sparkling rocks adorning hands grasping a glass of champagne. It really is true what they say – love isn’t cancelled. Christmas is one of the most popular times to get engaged, and having got engaged on Christmas day […]

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December 28, 2020

Newly engaged? Where to start planning your dream Wedding.

A few months ago in the summer, myself and Jennifer Jane Photography joined forces once again to create a beautiful editorial, one with the look and feel we believe would most appeal to our couples. With my whimsical and elegant approach to styling and Jen’s fine art, light and airy style photography, the end result […]

Editorials, My Blog

December 11, 2020

LOVE MY DRESS Feature: Brambly Hedge Inspired Editorial

I may be biased, but there’s just something about a wedding in the country which ignites a sense of romance for me. With so many charming estates and acres of picturesque countryside here in the South West, I feel so privileged to live amongst some of the UK’s most luxurious wedding venues. Since starting my […]

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November 19, 2020

5 Reasons to get married in the countryside

When I got married, I didn’t know there was such a thing as a Wedding Stylist. I remember roping in family and friends to do little jobs throughout the day, from lighting the candles to making sure that the right flowers arrived and on time. Whilst I had the most incredible wedding day, I remember […]

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November 2, 2020

8 reasons you need to hire a Wedding Stylist

I create moodboards for all of my creative projects. Whether its decorating a new room in my home or designing a space for a celebration, moodboards are something I rely on heavily to ensure that everything comes together exactly how I’d like. I’m sure we’ve all fallen victim to having an initial idea, only to […]

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October 22, 2020

5 Steps to creating a Wedding Moodboard