A Whiter Shade of Pale

A Whiter Shade of Pale

A wedding at Pale & Interesting The venue in Brookland

  • pictures David Merewether
  • styling Lucy Fleming
  • makeup Anna Bourne using MAC
  • models Francesca Rowan

Above: Sarah Seven 'Practically Perfect' dress, £1375, sash by Lyn Ashworth, Rachel Simpson 'Tilly' peep-toes, £150, all Froufrou Bridal Boutique, Tunbridge Wells, 01892 541381 www.froufroubride.co.uk; antique urns containing 'Silver Surfer' spray roses, fresh flowering rosemary, sage and mixed foliage, arranged to order by Scarlet Feather Florist, 01580 715378 www.scarletfeather-florist.co.uk; tea label box frames (on wall), £95 each, Pale & Interesting, Rye 01797 229003 www.paleandinteresting.com

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Above: Hats by Nina coral 1930s style hat, £165, pink pearl, chalcedony briolette and Swarovski crystal necklace, £240, both Fiona Dashwood, Oxted 01883 717788 www.fionadashwood.co.uk; Elle and Cee lace body, £95, Rachel Simpson 'Tilly' peep-toes, £150, Froufrou Bridal Boutique, Tunbridge Wells, 01892 541381 www.froufroubride.co.uk

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Above: Sarah Seven 'Powdered Sugar' dress, £400, Froufrou Bridal Boutique, Tunbridge Wells, 01892 541381 www.froufroubride.co.uk; 18ct white gold, prehnite and diamond drop pendant, £865, 18ct gold single diamond stud earrings, £2350, Cornell Jewellers, Maidstone 01622 753150 and Canterbury 01227 464789 www.cornellsjewellers.com

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Above: Rachel Simpson 'Marilyn' shoes, £160, Elle and Cee silk chiffon knickers with crystal embellishment, £39, Froufrou Bridal Boutique, Tunbridge Wells, 01892 541381 www.froufroubride.co.uk; 18ct gold single diamond stud earrings, £2350, Cornell Jewellers, Maidstone 01622 753150 and Canterbury 01227 464789 www.cornellsjewellers.com

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Above: antique urns containing 'Silver Surfer' spray roses, fresh flowering rosemary, sage and mixed foliage, arranged to order by Scarlet Feather Florist, 01580 715378 www.scarletfeather-florist.co.uk; sea anemone box frame, £110, glass cloche, from £13.95, Pale & Interesting, Rye 01797 229003 www.paleandinteresting.com

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Above: David Fielden dress, £2402, Lola and I bracelet (designed exclusively for Froufrou), £115, Froufrou Bridal Boutique, Tunbridge Wells, 01892 541381 www.froufroubride.co.uk; 'Silver Surfer' spray roses, fresh flowering rosemary, sage, mixed foliage and vintage lace bridal bouquet, made to order by Scarlet Feather Florist, 01580 715378 www.scarletfeather-florist.co.uk

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Above: Crowned in Crystal 'Silver Peony' one-off head piece (can also be made to order), £180, Froufrou Bridal Boutique, Tunbridge Wells, 01892 541381 www.froufroubride.co.uk; 18ct gold single diamond stud earrings, £2350, Cornell Jewellers, Maidstone 01622 753150 and Canterbury 01227 464789 www.cornellsjewellers.com

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Above: sweetie and lavender table favours, made to order by wedding design and styling consultancy Bellaboo and Beau, 01797 225566 www.bellabooandbeau.co.uk; silk flower, £25, Fiona Dashwood, Oxted 01883 717788 www.fionadashwood.co.uk; bridal bouquet, made to order by Scarlet Feather Florist, 01580 715378 www.scarletfeather-florist.co.uk; French metal café table, £195, Pale & Interesting, Rye 01797 229003 www.paleandinteresting.com

Bridal Notebook

Many thanks to Pale & Interesting for allowing us to photograph in their beautiful wedding venue set in the heart of the Romney Marsh. For more information on holding your ceremony here, or about Atlanta Bartlett and Dave Coote's wedding styling service visit www.paleandinterestingthevenue.com or call 01797 344077. Many of the furnishings and artworks that appear in the shoot can be bought from Pale & Interesting's new shop in Rye.

Our beautiful bridal model Francesca Rowan works as an actress and bridal stylist. With her theatre company, The Lamb Players, a company of RSC, West End and National Theatre actors, Francesca produces and performs Open Air Shakespeare in the beautiful gardens and surroundings of the National Trust property Lamb House in Rye. Further information on their productions can be found on www.thelambplayers.co.uk. Francesca can currently be seen presenting and styling on Wedding TV's 'Bridal Boudoir'. More information on Francesca's styling can be found on www.francescarowan.com Makeup artist Anna Bourne can be contacted for bridal and special occasion makeup on 07989 414426. To see more examples of Anna's recent bridal work, check out her new website www.annabourne.co.uk