A beautiful vintage wedding

July 2, 2016

My daughter Kerstin has had a dream for a few years now.
She wanted to launch a vintage rental business and cater to special occasions. Today, after much planning, headaches and even some grinding of teeth, she staged her first vintage wedding.

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This was the most beautiful and intimate wedding, with 40 family and friends in attendance, but it was that all important first go at something new and scary.

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I was so proud of Kerstie and Adam, and while I tried to help as much as possible, it was really Kerstie who had everything running brilliantly.

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The bride wanted everything black, white and purple, and so Kers pulled out her black and white vintage.

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She made some beautiful hand-lettered chalk board signs as well as bespoke driftwood wedding and arrow signs to show the way.

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A long table was made ready with an area for cards and well wishes, and two huge galvanized tubs full of ice and water. (It was a hot day)

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Soon the guests arrived…but where was the bride?

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The bride was delayed a little bit because she was having a fresh flower crown braided into her hair.

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Some of the children grew impatient and peeked around the old heritage house.

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But soon the bride was walked down the isle to her groom.

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And while all family and friends witnessed, listened and wished them well,

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the bride and groom spoke their vows.

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And there they are, Mr and Mrs Fabulously Happily Ever After.

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Congratulations Christy and Brian, and congratulations Kerstie.
Well done my darling, well done.

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So here I am back in England
The garden at home

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12 Comments

  • Reply Chloe Belanger July 2, 2016 at 7:28 pm

    Wow wow wow! I am so happy it all turned out so beautifully! I am very impressed with Kerstin and her amazing eye for such beautiful pieces. Beautiful photos mom! I think you all made this day really special for the bride and groom. So happy! xoxo
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  • Reply sarah July 2, 2016 at 7:48 pm

    Congratulations to your daughter, and to the happy couple! 🙂
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  • Reply Sheryl July 2, 2016 at 8:08 pm

    OH very, very well done Kerstie and thank you for sharing with your amazing photography Veronica. I’m sure both of you had flutter byes in your tummies. *hugs*

  • Reply annton July 2, 2016 at 10:39 pm

    This looks amazing! Congratulations.

  • Reply Julie@frogpondfarm July 2, 2016 at 11:43 pm

    Oh how exciting! Well done … It all looks lovely! And the photos are fabulous too ?

  • Reply Irene Toh July 3, 2016 at 1:43 am

    What a beautiful wedding. Congratulations!

  • Reply Marian July 3, 2016 at 1:46 am

    Beautiful. Looks absolutely amazing, well done your daughter and the very best of wishes in her venture for the future… does she have a Facebook fan page to ‘like’ and share..
    Mx

  • Reply PSC July 3, 2016 at 10:50 am

    Beautiful wedding! Kudos to your daughter! 🙂

  • Reply Sharmon Davidson July 3, 2016 at 2:27 pm

    Congratulations to your daughter for getting her business off the ground so beautifully!!
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  • Reply Kathleen July 5, 2016 at 12:23 am

    Wow—a dream come true. What an accomplishment!!! My best wishes for continued success in the new venture.
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  • Reply daryledelstein July 5, 2016 at 5:43 am

    brava/bravo to Kerstie and Adam .. mazel tov to Christy and Brian .. and well done Veronica, i am sure the bride and groom will love the photos you took

  • Reply Janet Tarbox July 27, 2016 at 12:57 pm

    Whilst looking through The August Break site on Facebook I came across your post, which intrigued me to the point that I went to your website. The wedding and the wonderful, detailed photographs were utterly transporting! Looking forward to August and to sharing images with the group!

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