Elegant Forget Me Not Blue Christmas Wedding at The Clifton Arms of Rebecca & Craig Tonner

Rebecca is just so beautiful, with truly fabulous taste, she was seriously well organised and provided me with a superb brief!
The Blue & Silver colour palette was inspired by the decor in the elegant dining room at The Clifton Arms where the wedding breakfast was to be served, Rebecca had chosen an exquisite shade of Forget Me Not blue for her Bridesmaid & Flower Girls, we'd chosen a collection of winter and spring fragrant blooms to work with which was such a joy!
First stop then Rebecca &  Craig's Home to deliver the Bridal Bouquets, we were greeted by the lovely fresh welcome ring on the front door, Jason presented the bouquets....

The shades of blue were enhanced by the lovely opal like Mistletoe Berries and the Amnesia Roses


Jason pinned on Rebecca's gorgeous Mum's epaulette corsage of rolled Amnesia Rose Petals, Miniature Phalaenopsis Orchids and silver Eryngium thistles

The Clifton Arms was the venue for both the ceremony and reception with both having a fabulous view over Lytham Green
We met up with the super handsome Bride Groom Craig
Craig's very special Groom's Boutonniere of fresh Mistletoe, Blue Eryngium, fresh Heather, Stephanotis and blee Classic Hydrangea florets
Lady guests were presented with and English Rose & Scottish thistle boutonniere

The gentlemen guests were presented with Blue Thistles and Viburnum Berries

The Ceremony Room, The Clifton Suite was elegantly dressed with two candelabras framing the Registrars table, lovely candle lit hurricane lamps lining the aisle, with fresh posies attached to the chairs and fragrant Rose petals sprinkled on the carpet
Delicate posies of Forget me Nots, Winter Helebores,  Blue Muscari and fragrant Paper White Narcissus were arranged on the windowsills framing the superb view of the Estuary
The Registrars tables were decorated with a selection of our silver and crystal ware filled with delicate arrangements of Muscari, Roses, Albiflora and Hydrangea florets
Crystal pedestal vases with posies of Cymbidium Orchids, Muscari, Roses and fragrant Eucalyptus

The posies dressing the chairs lining the aisle were hand tied created using Cymbidium Orchids, Akito & Amnesia Roses, Blue Thistles, Forget me Nots and foliages
The Celebrant and Registrar were the fabulous double act Malcolm and Ian
On Ian's desk we had to ensure that there was plenty of space for the all important Register, whilst still maintaining the opulence of the rest of the ceremony room

The Candelabras for the ceremony were simply dressed,  surrounded by a garland of luscious fresh spring blooms, their fragrance enhanced by the warmth of the candles

The Groom's Mum's special epaulette Corsage of Cymbium Orchids, Rose Petals, Eryngium Thistles and fresh Heather, complimenting her ensemble perfectly

The Bridal party arrived in Vintage style
The Bride's Mum looked fabulous
Rebecca's Gorgeous Bridesmaid, a vision in Forget Me Not Blue

The Bridesmaid's Bouquet looked absolutely perfect with her blue gown

In the Bridesmaid's Blue Bouquets we used a scented selection of blue, ivory and mushroom shaded blooms including Muscari, Thistles, Muscari, Forget Me Nots, Classic Blue Hydrangeas, Stephanotis and Nerines together with fragrant herbs and seasonal foliages.

And finally the arrival of our beautiful Bride Rebecca
Rebecca looked completely stunning in her gorgeous gown from Dreamcatcher Bridal

Rebecca's blue bridal bouquet was just heavenly

The Bridesmaid's hair was finished off with tiny flowers and buds to coordinate with her bouquet
The two little flower girls were just perfect and carried heart shaped magic wands dressed with posies of fresh flowers

The lovely Bernard Banqueting Manager at The Clifton Arms ensuring everything runs smoothly

The fabulous Bag Piper piped the couples first steps as a married couple

Huge Congratulations to the brand new Mr & Mrs Tonner

The fabulous stationery was provided by the talented Charlotte Holt from Charlotte Design
The wedding breakfast was served in the restaurant at The Clifton Arms, it really did look superb
Throughout the wedding there was of course a celebration of all things Scottish, the Gents table favours were miniatures of Whisky decorated with blu thistles.
The ladies favours: Heart Shaped Shortbread decorated with a silver Thistle tied with bue ribbon.
The Crystal Candelabra the focal point of the top table

The Top table looked truly magical with our sparkly collection of silver and crystal all dressed with gorgeous posies of fresh flowers
This table was decorated with a silver fruit bowl filled with fresh Roses, Orchids, Paper Whites, Hyrangeas and Helebores
The wedding cake was just stunning created by a serious Wedding Super Hero, Joe from Specialized Cakes, along with his uber talented wife Janine they create some of the most delicious cakes ever!!!

The silver Candelabras dressed with fresh flowers looked magnificent in the restaurant
When we moved the Candelabras through to the restaurant we added copious amounts of delicate Phalaenopsis Orchids in order to give them a more voluptuous look

This beautiful blue wedding bouquet was just perfect for a winter wedding day

It was so good to see our old friend the lovely John from Lifestyle Photography, can't wait to see his images from such a special day

Massive thanks to Rebecca and Craig for choosing Flower Design Events


Rebecca Tonner said…
I would just like to say once again what a fabulous job Flower Design did for our December wedding. Not only were the flowers on the day absolutely stunning but we were also impressed by the professional nature of the FD team in the lead up to the big day. FD took our ideas and turned them into an amazing design that turned the heads of all our guests. I could tell Jane really cared about what we wanted and worked with me really closely to define every detail. Jane made some excellent recommendations to me in terms of other suppliers and I was really grateful for this as we only got started planning the wedding with 12 weeks to go and so everything had to be planned to perfection. I cannot stress enough how delighted we were with Jane and the FD team - thanks again guys! xxx

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