Wedding Belles

Preparations for the big day...

hand-embroidered shoes in ivory and silver
  • pictures David Merewether
  • styling Cherry Whytock
  • Models Hayley Beddows & Michelle Fairbrass

Handmade and hand-embroidered shoes in ivory and silver from Bea Couture, Sevenoaks. To order, £425. Tel 01732 740959.

Cream laced bodice with cap sleeves

Cream laced bodice with cap sleeves £300 with satin skirt £315 and sleeveless laced bodice £300 with organza skirt £300 both from Avant Garde, Tenterden. Tel 01580 761400.

Hair slide

Hair slide £7.00 from Avant Garde, as before.

Veil with crystals

Veil with crystals £78 and tiara £86 from Avant Garde, as before.

 

Bride and bridesmaid's bouquets

Bride and bridesmaid's bouquets, Caroline Tuppen 01233 860813.

Glass slippers

Glass slippers, £35.50 from Avant Garde, Tenterden, as before.

Hat

Hat available to hire from Felicity Hat Hire, Tunbridge Wells, 01892 537711.

Shoes and dresses

Shoes and dresses from Avant Garde, Tenterden, as before.

Bustier and thong

Bustier and thong from Aphrodisia, Tunbridge Wells. £69.50 and £16.50 Tel 01892 523023.

Veil and tiara

Veil and tiara from Avant Garde, Tenterden, as before.

Silk dressing gown

Silk dressing gown by Janet Reger from Aphrodisia, £225. Tel 01892 523023.

Hand-embellished shawl in ivory

Hand-embellished shawl in ivory £255, Pashmina in pink with glass beads, £135 and bridal bag in silk with crystals £65, all from Bea Couture, Sevenoaks Tel 01732 740959.

Flowers arranged by Caroline Tuppen. 01233 860813. Venue Avant Garde Bride and Groom, Tenterden 01580 761400.