a stunning Pronovias gown for an elegant London wedding | uk wedding blog

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Morning!!!! Did you have a lovely weekend??? Did you watch Downton?! I feel complete again now it’s back on. Did you see I attempted macarons? They were so bad, any tips very much appreciated. The batter was rather runny and the browned very quickly?

On to today’s beautiful bride and groom, Rebecca and George. They were actually lucky enough to get married twice, once in Australia and for a second time in London. Rebecca’s beautiful Pronovias gown was worn at both (why wouldn’t she, it’s stunning!) There is some excellent hair inspiration in this post as well. Enjoy!

Photography by Genevieve at Miss Gen

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Bouquets and button holes came from Angel Flowers – we wanted to keep things simple and as close to what we had in our Australian wedding which was a beach wedding. The Church flowers were made and donated by a close family friend and were bought from Covent Garden flower market. Flowers for the tables at the wedding reception came from Covent Garden flower market and were bought and collected by family and friends.

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MissGenPhotography_LondonWeddingPhotographer_Islington_BleedingHeartCrypt_136AdviceGet the big things booked early (venue, church, etc) and then enjoy looking for all the little bits to make it a special day. The day goes by so quickly and before you know its all over so try to enjoy as much as you can and don’t worry about the little things.