Intimate banquet at Pelham House

Before the wedding season hots up, I wanted to share with you one of the most beautiful weddings from this winter.

To get married by candlelight and then fly to Sri Lanka for winter sun seems like a good reason to get married in January. 

Lisa and Toby tied the knot at Pelham House in Lewes, with their two children Didi and Zac.

Lisa has a really elegant and individual style and she opted for a printed silk dress from Stella McCartney. 

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Stella Mccartney dress

The reception was a dream for me to work on. We decided to create a winter garden, and I used lots of dried hydrangea, potted plants, lichen covered branches and fresh seasonal flowers including hellebores, muscari and narcissus.

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Wedding flowers Lewes

Photographer Sarah Weal is a Sussex based portrait photographer. Her website shows a beautiful collection of portraits, including some famous faces. 

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Pelham house wedding

Pelham House is a 16th Century townhouse with a really intimate feel. The ceremony room has stately wooden paneling which adds warmth and depth, perfect for a winter wedding. It also has a beautiful garden.  

I would really recommend checking it out if you are looking for a wedding venue in Sussex. 

Second wreath workshop announced

The wreath workshop on 3rd December is now full so I've added a second date. 

Thursday 10th December, 7-9pm

Wilderness Woods, Hadlow Down, East Sussex, TN22 4HJ

Get seriously festive at this  winter wreath workshop. I'll be showing you how to make a wreath for your door, using natural materials and foliage foraged from the woods. 

Create your own design using evergreens, dried flowers, seed pods and pine cones and soak up the festive atmosphere by the fire in the cafe. 

Cost per person £30 which includes a drink from the Wild Bar. 

To book email me or call me on 07816 873138.