January 2012 Goodbye grey, hello pinks, yellows, greens….colour! Spring wedding couples can gain last minute inspiration from an array of fresh offerings from 5 Star Wedding’s premium suppliers. Don’t forget to also visit the 5 Star Weddings Blog for inspiration and tips from top industry experts.
Elizabeth’s Cake Emporium – The Inspired 2012 Collection
Internationally renowned award winning luxury wedding cake designer, Elizabeth’s Cake Emporium present their new range of wedding cakes, The Inspired 2012 Collection. The couture collection is a tribute to the most iconic wedding dresses by notable designers including Oscar de la Renta, Helen Rose, Priscilla of Boston, Kosibah (below, from £1200) and Alexander McQueen. Full of sensual drama and clean silhouettes, the cakes showcase a range of sugar lace, embroidery and beading techniques infused with modern design. For further information on Elizabeth’s Cake Emporium, visit 5starweddingdirectory.com
The Arabian Tent Companys ‘Pamper Parlour’
The Arabian Tent Company has been providing exquisite marquees to delighted brides, grooms and party organisers for the past seven years. Constantly striving to offer the most unique designs and party ideas, this year they have thought up something completely different. The ‘Pamper Parlour’ is a fabulous and totally unique new service perfect for weddings, birthday parties, festivals, corporate & fashion events. For further information on The Arabian Tent Company.
Kosibah Bespoke Wedding Gowns
If you’re looking for a gown that fits your figure perfectly, then take a look at the latest inspirations from this award winning designer. ‘Odile’- this figure hugging gown has a taffeta base, the long bodice features tiny tulle ruching. An overlay of four layers of tulle on the skirt add volume, and hand stitched black Chantilly lace appliqués on the left side of the gown, start on the train and work up to the bodice. This gown is approximately £4,000 but because each dress is designed specifically for each individual, prices may vary. For further information on Kosibah.
Spring Flowers at Hengrave Hall
A fascinating history, its own chapel, an almost unbeatable romantic air, beautiful grounds and 16 magnificent bedrooms are just some of the charms of this breath taking Tudor mansion. At Hengrave Hall, there’s a delightful feeling of promise in spring, when the gardens burst into life; daffodils, primroses and crocuses appear and a carpet of bluebells and snowdrops dance among the trees. This picturesque venue offers the formality of Grade 1 listed building, graced with beautiful purple Wysteria and the chance to run through the spring flowering meadows in your wedding dress. Prices from £4,250 plus VAT For further information on Hengrave Hall.