Thursday Treats – 10th November 2011 + New Vivienne Westwood/Melissa Shoes Available for Pre-Order

November 10, 2011

Photography Credit: Vanity Fair Italy, July 2011, shot by Signe Vilstrup (more from this shoot here)

I need to make a big thing about this first link as I know many of you have been waiting with baited breath to order some of the new Vivienne Westwood/Melissa shoe styles that I blogged about in August… Well good news my lovelies, they are available to pre-order through now!


I can’t wait to get me some shoes with wings!

As always, this week I’ve been trawling the internet so you don’t have to…Enjoy!

♥ Sweet Philly Love Shoot
♥ J’adore this vintage hot air balloon wedding and the tutorial for making said Hot Air Balloons
Beautiful barn wedding
♥ I’ve heard of couple’s suing their wedding photographers before but this is just ludicrous!
♥ Dita’s Advice For Rule-Breakers – thank you thank you thank you, a gazillion times over to Gala & Dita for this. Don’t you just love it when things like this smack you BANG between the eyes just the very second that you need it?
An open letter to Carrie Bradshaw – must read for anyone that’s self-employed. This post made me laugh out loud!
Charlotte Balbier has launched her new website this week. I’m loving the cute pink stripe theme…and this dress from her latest collection needs to be mine!
Heart-stopping roaring 20’s wedding

Photography Credit: Wildflowers Photography

Spread some love…this is such a cute idea. How magical would it be to find one of these as you went about your day?
♥ DIY Carnival Marquee Letters
Gorgeous rustic wedding with a tattooed bride
Forget about inspiration, what about imagination? – Another GREAT blog post from Lucy. This girl is on fire right now! I wholeheartedly agree that finding inspiration from the world around you is a gazillion percent different than from your direct competitors
♥ A Georgia Elopement
♥ how-to: use your pretty magazines to make a festive ball garland
♥ Industrial Boston wedding
♥ Colourful estate wedding
♥ Julian and Amy’s Rock And Roll Engagement Shoot

Photography Credit: Dan O’Day

Did you hear? Jasmine Star has launched her own magazine! Oooh I can’t wait to get my grubby mitts on a copy. Check out her awesome promo video below…

Love the video by Jim & Tonic for this underwater shoot. You can see the photos by Matt Porteous here

♥ And finally, if you’re in London and at a loose end this Sunday (13th November) The Vintage Wedding Fair will be taking place at Chiswick Town Hall from 10am-4pm. Exhibitors include Hope & HarlequinVintage TweeRestoration CakeCharlotte CasadejusRachel SimpsonLindsay Fleming Couture and Luellas Boudoir (to name a few!)

Tickets are just £5 and can be purchased on the door. I’m going to pop down and have a nosy around lunchtime so if you see a pinkhead, come say hi to me!

Here’s a little video from one of the past events to give you an idea of what you might expect. Fun huh?