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The English, Downton Abbey Elopement of Esther & Carlos…

Elopement to England…

You may recognise this beauty… the gorgeous Esther!

Esther & Carlos’ wedding appeared in our new Autumn/Winter Magazine (if you haven’t seen it yet you can see it here,) and I wanted to share it on the blog too because I love it so much!

It’s one of my favourites… I don’t know whether its because of the gorgeous pink 50’s dress, the chic styling details or simply they fact they wanted an intimate wedding so they decided to eloped from LA over to England and got married in a castle!

Captured by our very own Mr & Mrs Unique supplier Rebecca Douglas Photography

Rebecca Douglas…

American couple hold a British Wedding with a Downton Abbey theme. an elopement captured by Rebecca Douglas Photography for Mr & Mrs Unique

Why you love this wedding…

I adored that Esther and Carlos focused on what was important to them and followed their dreams of travelling from LA to marry in a castle in the UK with their closest friends.

What were the couple’s requirements…

Esther and Carlos were eloping and they wanted me to capture a little bit of their getting ready, their ceremony and the drinks reception they shared with their friends in the beautiful castle grounds.

American couple hold a British Wedding with a Downton Abbey theme. an elopement captured by Rebecca Douglas Photography for Mr & Mrs Unique

Favourite details of the day…

Esther’s bespoke pink 50s dress was just the dream and it was so perfect for her.

Favourite moment of the day…

Being part of such an intimate

A Rockabilly Post-Wedding Manchester Photo Shoot…

Post-Wedding Shoots…

Have you ever thought about a post wedding shoot? A lot of time on a wedding day can be taken up by photos of the couple, plus of friends and family. Well in this case, the gorgeous bride Jen and her hubby Gaz, decided on a post wedding shoot as they had a late reception and didn’t want to waste any time on the day posing for photos!

In steps photographer Jenny Winstone who gave them plenty of time to create some amazing photos after their actual wedding day, giving Jen the perfect opportunity to get dressed up and wear her wedding dress again!

Photographer Jenny and her partner John have also created some FREE rockabilly printable invitations just for you! Check them out further down in the post.

In the meantime, here Jenny and the couple Jen & Gaz tells us about the shoot, the wedding day and why they decided on this post wedding shoot…

Jenny Winstone- Photographer…

Jen & Gazz Post wedding shoot Jenny Winstone_0002

What was your thoughts behind this post wedding shoot?

It was really interesting actually. Both the couple Jen & Gaz and myself decided on the All Star Lanes in Manchester to keep to the retro theme for this post wedding shoot. Jen loves the rockabilly pin up look so we thought it would work well. She also sings

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