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Wedding belles need look no further than the Weald when shopping for their special day

Cream silk dressing gown
  • pictures David Merewether
  • styling Claire Goatman
  • models Sarah & Jamie

Cream silk dressing gown, £45, cream silk camisole top and knicker set, £30, both La Senza, Tunbridge Wells, tel 01892 519445 www.lasenza.co.uk; black lace bra (worn underneath), £32, DKNY at Hoopers, mauve silk negligée (draped over screen), £96, Lunadiseta at Hoopers, Tunbridge Wells, tel 01892 530222 www.hoopers.ltd.uk

Headpiece

Headpiece (used as corsage), £59, Condici at Elizabeth Rose, Tenterden, tel 01580 763815/765098 www.elizabeth-rose.com; butter muslin, from Bell House Fabrics, Cranbrook, tel 01580 712555 www.bellhousefabrics.co.uk

Wedding dress

Wedding dress by 'Romantica' with chiffon overlay over satin, edges beaded with pearls, crystals and sequins, £550, Avant Garde, Tenterden, tel 01580 761400 www.avantgardebrideandgroom.co.uk; black silk kimono with gold detailing, £199, Shao Lin, Tunbridge Wells, tel 01892 511356; black feathered headdress, £55, Elizabeth Rose, Tenterden, tel 01580 763815/765098 www.elizabeth-rose.com

Crystal tiara

Crystal tiara, £110, crystal crown tiara, £90, both handmade by Green Tiaras, Marden, tel 01622 832850 www.greentiara.co.uk

Couture dress

Couture dress by award-winning designer Kate Sherford with corded lace bodice scattered with Swarovski crystals and a voluminous tulle skirt, £1500, Avant Garde, Tenterden, tel 01580 761400 www.avantgardebrideandgroom.co.uk; comb headpiece, £59, Condici at Elizabeth Rose, Tenterden, tel 01580 763815/765098 www.elizabeth-rose.com

Cherry Blossom and Astrantia posies

Cherry Blossom and Astrantia posies, decorated with pearls, created by bespoke florist Nicola Rose