Monday, 24 November 2014

Our Wedding.

6 months ago I said: I do.

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Words could not have prepared me for a day of such incredible emotion and giving and receiving the token of true and everlasting love. I felt pure joy, happiness, devotion and above all trust not only in love, but in life.
 
This day changed me, I did the impossible – I beat my crippling shyness, every day I need to remember just how far I’ve come. 
 
I wholeheartedly love my husband.


All photograph credit to our amazing photographer Melissa With Love.
 

Friday, 21 November 2014

My Cinderella Shoe: Ice Cream Shoes

When choosing my wedding shoes I was underwhelmed – I just couldn’t decide on a style. I had considered wearing my Hunter wellingtons, but still dreamed of something more ‘Cinderella.’

I wanted magic and sparkle, and by pure chance and excellent savviness in the form of Gemma
- I had found my dream Ice Cream shoes!

Scouring the Internet one day I spotted a photograph of a celebrity wearing these shoes (the black version) and instantly knew they had to be mine! After months of stalking and hoping, Gemma gave me the ultimate tip off when they hit ASOS. 

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Wow!  
The moment they arrived I was smitten. I have never been a ‘shoegal’ (like my heroes Carrie Bradshaw and Alex and Char), but this shoe changed my life! The fact I wore them on my wedding day obviously gives them royalty status among my shoddy counterparts. 

But also the fact I only get them out on V.Special occasions (like seeing Lady Gaga last night Live.)  And the way I carefully and precisely pack them away in their allocated dust bag and shoe box, means I have finally found my one shoe love.

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