"Everything Stops for Tea" at Sophie & Nick's Wedding at Dalton St Mary's Church & The Swan at Newby Bridge

Our intrepid wedding duo Ruby & Mike were on the road by 7:30am last Saturday heading North arriving at The Swan at Newby Bridge before anyone else to present our beautiful Bride Sophie with her luscious Summer Wedding Bouquets

I included a heavenly collection of English Country Garden Blooms; Sweet Peas, Peonies, Forget Me Nots, Dille, Astrantia, Thalaspi, Champagne Grasses and English Garden Roses from David Austin's famous Nursery
The all important and totally traditional Flower Design Events Wedding Bouquet carrying lesson and of course Sophie was an absolute natural

Some of Sophie's fabulous Bridesmaids
Our indomitable pair then headed off to the stunning Church of Dalton St Mary a lovely Church well worth a visit; immaculate gardens with a few surprises but more of that later and huge beautifully kept interior
Ruby & Mike dressed alternate pews with posies of fresh blooms in glass jam jars

Posies of fresh Hydrangea "You & Me Together" Roses, Dill, Champagne Grasses and Thalaspi

They laid out all of the boutonnieres and Corsages ready to pin them on to the all important guests
The Bride Groom's Boutonniere included a beautiful English Garden Rose "Juliet" with fresh Sweet Peas, Forget Me Not and Viburnum Opulus
The Groom's Mum's Corsage of Rolled Norma Jean Rose Petals, Hydrangea Florest, Astrantia and a touch of Diamante sparkle

Our super handsome Bride Groom the lovely Nick
The Groom's colourful Boutonniere
So there were some rather unusual guests at this wedding a collection of eclectic Scarecrows all designed to represent particular charities and with matching collection buckets, what a great idea eh!! they did cause a little confusion for some short sighted guests!!! lolxxx

Ruby pinned on all of the Boutonnieres ensuring perfect positioning
Vuvuezela Rose with Champagne Grass, Thalaspi and Hydrangea Boutonniere

Sweet Avalanche Rose and Hydrangea Boutonniere

An Avalanche and Bombastic Rose Boutonniere

The gardens really are breathtakingly beautiful

The fabulous Groom's Mum complete with her lovely Corsage

The Beautiful Bridesmaids were next to arrive they all looked wonderful in their pale green gowns

The Bridesmaids Bouquets were created in glorious technicolour and included a myriad of Summer loveliness; Sweet Peas, Peonies, English Garden Roses, Forget me Nots to name but a few
The very beautiful Bride's Mum complete with her ivory and cream corsage

Each Bridesmaid's Bouquet was slightly different creating a natural and bespoke feel to them

Our gorgeous Bride and her super proud Dad arrived in style

So, so beautiful Sophie!!!

And those flowers did smell heavenly......

Huge and Ginormous Congratulations to Sophie & Nick from all of the team here at Flower Design Events

We always love it when we meet up with our Flower Design Brides and Groom's at Weddings here's the lovely Leanne and Joel they were married at The Inn at Whitewell a couple of years ago and Sophie was a Bridesmaid for them too (Link)
Fresh and Dried Rose Petal Confetti shower...

The celebrations moved on to the wonderful surroundings of The Swan at Newby Bridge

Delicious Canapes
Refreshing & Celebratory Fizz...
An "Afternoon Tea" Seating Plan 

Stunning "Tea Time" Cake
Our Flower Design Events"Afternoon Tea" Top Table Design featuring a plethora of tea time floral treats
Vintage silver Tea Pot filled with Stocks, Roses, Hydrangeas and Sweet Peas
Milk Jug with Anemones, Forget Me Nots, Dille, Scabious and Hydrangeas
Three tier cake stand filled with Sweet Peas, Scabious, Roses, Peonies and Hydrangeas
Tea Cup & Saucer with Forget Me Nots, Cool Water Roses and Sweet Peas
Sundae glass again filled with a posy of English Country Garden Flowers

Our Baroque style Candelabras were surrounded by Garlands of fresh flowers

A Garland of Peonies, Roses, Stocks, Hydrangeas, Sweet Peas, Scabiois, Love in the Mist, Astrantia and Peppermint surrounded the base of the Candelabras

Ruby & Mike headed for home leaving the party in full swing, huge thanks to Sophie & Nick for choosing Flower Design Events to create their wedding flowers for them!!!xxxx


Absolutely amazing flowers from an amazing florist, everybody at the wedding commented on how beautify they were

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