Archive for April, 2011

  • The Royal Wedding in Photos: Dedicated to ‘The Dress’


    Along with billions of others around the world, I watched the Royal Wedding ceremony this morning and it was simply magical watching history unfold… It was a fairytale wedding in every sense from the emotive music, uplifting readings {including the poignant sentiment that ‘every wedding is a royal wedding’}, dashing groom in military regalia, beautiful bride in […]

  • Congratulations to the Happy {Royal} Couple!


    Hello lovelies, Exciting times ahead as the Royal Wedding takes place today! {Just in case you hadn’t heard.} Prince William and Catherine must be feeling such a mixture of emotions from excitement, nervousness and joy. I really do hope that it is not too stressful knowing each moment will be watched by millions around the […]

  • A Very Unique, Cute & Quirky Invitation Indeed!

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    Hello, on the eve of the royal wedding I have a refreshingly non royal wedding related post: You just have to check out this cute & quirky invitation. Start at the bottom and read your way back up… Are you back? It’s cool isn’t it?! BUT it gets much cooler. This creative invite is actually […]

  • Forget Rich Tea Biscuits, How About an Oreo Wedding Cake?!


    I LOVE Oreos. Haagen Dazs Cookies and Cream needs to acknowledge that I’m not in it for the cream. {via Bride & Beyond} I wonder…if his Royal Highness had known about this delicious Oreo cookie cake option, would he still have opted for a Rich Tea biscuit cake?

  • Classic, Elegant & Oh So Glamourous London Wedding {Part 2}

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    Time for Part 2 of Emily and Ned’s glamourous London wedding. Did you see the photographer, Matt Parry’s lovely comments on Part 1? Now there’s a man who loves his job! Part 2 is all about the glam black and white shots, the opulent ceiling at the Savile Club, the lovely lilac details and the […]

  • Boux Avenue: Lingerie For Lovers of Chic

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    As you know I’m a fan of non-white wedding dresses, I’m also a fan of delicate, blush pink bridal/honeymoon/’just because’ lingerie! Check out these darling vintage inspired sets from chic new lingerie brand, Boux Avenue: {Marilyn Plunge Bra in Pink £32 & Girdle £40} {Georgia Lightly Padded Bra in Dusty Pink £24 and Georgia Brief £10} […]

  • The Royal Wedding Cakes: Sugar Flowers vs Rich Tea Biscuits

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    So Catherine & William are having two wedding cakes…lucky guests! {Yes, I’m referring to Miss Middleton as Catherine from now on as I know the annoyance of people shortening your name… ‘Liz’ makes me shudder!} The main cake is a traditional yet modern, cream and white, multi tiered fruit cake designed and created by Fiona Cairns […]