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Bones & Flowers Bridal Shoot…

A Gothic, Miss Havisham Inspired Bridal Shoot…

Last week we launched our new Autumn/ Winter Mr & Mrs Unique Autumn/ Winter Magazine for 2015, and it’s a smasher (even if I do say so myself ;)! One of the gorgeous shoots inside was put together by our very own Mr & Mrs Unique supplier, Sami from Verdigris Venue Dressing.

Today I wanted to share with you the shoot in its full glory… Its a beauty! If you have yet to check out our newest magazine you can click on the link below.

Over to Sami to tell you all about the inspiration behind the shoot…

Sami from Verdigris Venue Dressing…

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The inspiration for this shoot came to me in the middle of the night, as one of those moments when the many images that you’ve stored away in your mind come together as an unexpected flash.

Arnos Vale Cemetery is close to my heart. As an artist, I used to wander around the grounds before the renovations started, watching nature reclaiming the land with its trees and sprawling ivy.

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When I heard they were re-opening as a twilight wedding venue with an open barn in the woods I immediately signed up for the open day and went down to have a look.

The setting seemed to lend itself perfectly to my vision – which

Meet the Supplier… Verdigris

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Verdigris Venue Dressing…

A while back we welcomed the lovely Sami from Verdigris Venue Dressing to Mr & Mrs Unique. Verdigris specialises in helping you develop your wedding and event ideas to create a cohesive and beautiful environment that makes the best of your venue and budget. Event décor and prop making designer Sami Green, has 10 years beneath her belt and knows how to use materials to create breath taking immersive environments.

Today we speak to Sami about her background, her skills in venue dressing and how she could turn your wedding day into something spectacular…

Sami…

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Tell us a bit about your business…

I have built my career as a venue dresser almost by accident over the years. Having begun as a sculptor, glass artist, printmaker and seamstress I started creating decorations for club nights and festivals for fun. Slowly I began to find that my decor was becoming more and more in demand. So I phased out my other work and created Verdigris, an alternative venue dressing business called after the green colour that copper turns with age – a pun on the name I worked under as an artist – Sami Green.

If you use Pinterest and have spent hours looking at stunning wedding pictures, wondering how on earth you could achieve something similar for your special day, I can work

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