If you think a nautical wedding has to be all preppy stripes, anchors and knots, think again.

Today’s atmospheric wedding inspiration shoot by Cristina Rossi Photography has an abundance of ideas for an alternative seaside wedding.

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With the iconic white cliff backdrop of the south east coast of England, this beach wedding shoot is both other-worldly and attainable.

Beautiful vintage bottle decor, elegant crockery and pretty blooms, sit alongside a shell crown and bouquet, and sequin wedding dress. Giving ideas for even the most classic beach wedding, with shells and driftwood, to something more edgy, with a luxe beach lounge.

With a concept that called for ‘fine art meets boho vibe with a muted palette’, we always knew this shoot was going to be gorgeous…

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So pretty. I just love coloured glass at the moment, and that blue wedding cake is so cool.

Thanks so much to Cristina Rossi Photography and this team of awesome English wedding vendors for sharing their unique nautical wedding inspiration with us.

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Photographer: Cristina Rossi Photography / Bride's Dresses: Wilden Bride London / Bride’s Shoes: Marsha Hall Handmade Shoes / Makeup Artist: Mel Kinsman Bridal Make-up Artist / Rentals: Beyond Vintage / Cake Baker: Vintage Rose Cupcakes / Flowers, Stationery, & Shell Bouquet Styling: The Vintage Floral Design Co. / Model: Megan Goncalves