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Edgy, Boho, Industrial Bridal Shoot…

A Tattooed Beauty with Attitude!!

We have a gorgeous bridal shoot to share with you today! Gorgeous bridal separates against an industrial backdrop using a moody colour palette of teal, copper, dove grey tones with soft peach and apricot accents. Lush!

Over to Gemma from Gemma McAuley Photography  to tell us more about the shoot, the inspiration behind it and some top styling tips…


Edgy, Industrial, Boho, Bridal Shoot by Gemma McAuley photography

Inspired by our tattooed model Vicky, whose individuality and personality shone through and our surroundings – an industrial mill, the working studio of ‘Print for Love’ – we decided to create an inspirational shoot which brought together the many diverse personalities of the team involved. With such an eclectic mix of creatives and by using unconventional styling props such as the paper hummingbird by artist Jack McLaughlin and burnished steel cages we managed to combine the quirky with conventional- beauty with attitude!

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The use of bold copper foiled brush strokes softened by calligraphy adorned the stationery suite designed by Print for Love Letterpress and set the tone of the day.

Pompom Blossom created the backdrop of hand-dyed tissue tassel garlands, along with the hand-dyed silk fabric and silk ribbon

Our ‘real models’ Victoria & Helen were dressed by Areles Bridal.

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The copper brush strokes on the cake by Flecks’ added another metallic touch and continued the theme.

Bespoke handcrafted stacking

Graffiti, Industrial, Rock Chic Bridal Inspiration…

Wicked & Wonderful Industrial Wedding Shoot…

When Jo from Couture Events put together this shoot, she wanted to create an edgy, industrial vibe for cool kick-ass couples. They found an empty warehouse space that they then filled with graffiti, tons of greenery and copper details. Here Jo tells us more about the shoot…

Jo from Couture Events…

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With modern day weddings increasingly moving away from a traditional church service, couples are looking towards a more inventive setting to exchange their vows.

Our latest look takes us beyond anything you are likely to see in a standard bridal magazine. Coming from the industrial city of Hereford, we wanted to draw upon local materials to create a bespoke yet visionary display, that’s both economic and opulent.

We love to create a sense of grandiose occasion out of nothing. Based on an industrial estate in Hereford means we are surrounded by metals and wood, which served as the basis for this particular project.

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*Industrial, graffiti, rock chic Bridal Inspiration_0004 Using old wooden pallets stacked to create a wall bedecked with greenery and lighting, we created an organic and charming backdrop. Old copper piping was turned into ornate candelabras, discarded metal grids were used to hang guests’ names at the entrance, while bottles and tin cans were up cycled to hold flowers and candles to add delicate detail to the cable wire reels and wooden …