What goes on behind the scenes…
Last year, Mr & Mrs Unique gathered some incredible wedding suppliers and headed back to the amazing Aynhoe Park for one of our biggest shoots to date… Sleeping Beauty- The Floral Staircase.
The idea was to fill a staircase with the most beautiful blooms and as Aynhoe Park has one of the most spectacular, light filled, sweeping staircases; it just had to be done there!
With help from Alex from The Bijou Bride, a leading UK wedding stylist & planner we were able to create a high fashion, modern bridal take on the classic Sleeping Beauty tale within the majestically unique surroundings.
Alex tells us more about the shoot ‘It was a shoot of two halves, the first – dreamy and care free whilst the second was much darker as we interpreted the spell of sleep taking hold.
In terms of styling the first look was in every essence soft, pretty and feminine playing with pale pink and peach tones. Romantically luxurious lace appliqué gowns mirrored the amazing floral installation. Make up was minimal and teamed with delicate plaits for a very youthful look.
The lower part of the magnificent staircase at Aynhoe Park reflected the soft tones and was filled with flowers and foliage in colours of peaches, dusky pinks and teal. Grey wispy olive …