Indian Cafe Wedding
March 6, 2009
Blimey it’s busy at R’nR Bride HQ right now, I have a crazy amount of weddings to share (and one very special one I’m saving for my debut
Savvy Scoop post on Monday – seriously it’s killing me keeping it quiet!)
As you probably already know, I adore receiving every single one of your emails – whether it’s to share your wedding or a wedding you’ve photographed, to ask me my advice or a wedding-related question, or just to tell me you love me (they are the best hehe!).
However this wedding sent to me by Rosie Parsons really stood out from the crowd (I love her and have featured her work so many times before!) because it really was a truly unique and original wedding. You know when someone goes completely and madly OTT in describing their love of something? And you figure it’s never going to be as good as they’ve built it up to be? Well this is one of those moments – I’m going to annoy you with my seemingly exaggerated love of this wedding but when you see these photographs for yourself I’m sure you will think my crazy-person ramblings were justified!
Katheryn & James got married at the Bristol registry office (a gorgeous building in itself) but the reception venue,
Thali Cafe is like nothing I’ve ever seen – I so want to go here! The bright pink walls, Elvis posters and fairy lights really made for truly magical and awe-inspiring images. (OMG and don’t even get me started on all those little details – mini top hats, butterflies etc – love love love – as in so much I want my house to be decorated exactly like this)
Ok, I’m going to stop gushing now at just get on with showing you the photographs already! Do you love them as much as I do?
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