Spring Wedding at Hoghton Tower & Marquee Reception at Home
An elegant but bold centrepiece for the registrars table using plumes of fresh Phalaenopsis Orchids, Proteas and ThistlesOrchids in the Moonlight
Key words: Understated Glamour, Purity, Romantic, Simple, Elegant, Family celebration, Intimate, Castelations, Cubism, Moonlight, Watery Reflections, South African heat, Scottish coolness, History & Tradition contrasted with Contemporary, Strong but delicate, Manicured Herb Gardens.
Colours: Silvery washed pinks to metallics, crystal ivory/whites and cool blues, Midnight Blue shades, Highlights in silver
Flowers: Phalaenopsis orchids, Protea, Scottish Thistle, Hydrangea, Peonies, Muscari (Grape Hyacinths) Midnight Blue Delphinium, Roses in shades of ivory, fragrant lavender, Eucalyptus and Rosemary, lovely luscious foliages, ivory Calla Lilies, Molucella, Viburnum Opulus, trails of ivy, Greenpeace, Moss and Heather, Thyme and wild grasses.
Sundries: Clear glass cubes, mirrors, silver candelabras, candles, organza, silk, crystals.
Shapes: A contrast between low and square and tall and elegant.
Designs: A contrast between neat, tight clustered designs and soft flowing waterfalls.
Senses heightened by: Fragrance, light, texture, colour and taste.
The tables were dressed with a high and low combination of fresh flowers
This was a delicious wedding and we had great fun designing, I love it when we have such strong themes to work with.