I’ve probably said this before, but one of my absolute favourite times in a wedding day is those blissful (and busy!) few hours spent between a bride and her retinue on the morning of the big day, sipping champagne and giggling with excitement as hair and makeup get done and the big moment approaches. It’s such a special time to spend with your girls – the women who have supported you, and loved you, and are there on this day to usher you into this next magical phase of your life. A memory to cherish. So I’m all for making sure that you all feel pretty and comfortable, even before the dresses are on and the shoe straps are tied. That’s one of the reasons I adore Plum Pretty Sugar, whose whisper-soft robes in garden-inspired prints are perfect for a wedding morning. But beyond that, the Plum Pretty Sugar accessories and apparel are part of a feminine, romantic lifestyle brand, and you’ll feel beautiful in their line long after the wedding day… the honeymoon, newlywed life – even on into maternity. So when Aisle Society bloggers Elizabeth Anne Designs & Coastal Bride teamed up with PPS to create a Southern styled shoot, you can imagine how excited I was to share the images! These pics take us right up to those moments before the walk down the aisle, with the girls in their dreamy PPS Couture bridesmaid gowns, and the beautiful, laughing bride, complete with protea bouquet (you know I love that!) And don’t forget that PPS ships to South Africa, and beyond.
Event Design: Elizabeth Anne Designs and Coastal Bride for Aisle Society | Attire: Plum Pretty Sugar | Photography: Kelly Sauer | Floral: SYG Designs | Venues: Legare Waring House, Cannon Green, Zero George Street | Hair: Wedding Hair by Charlotte | Makeup: Pamela Lesch Makeup | Gown: Modern Trousseau | Jewellery: Susie Saltzman | Headpieces: Brides and Hairpins | Clutch & shoes: Kate Spade | Suit: Berlin’s Clothing | Models: Taryn Berger, Venita Aspen, Elizabeth Cochran, Molly Rhyne, Natalie Taylor Humphrey, Greg Keys