{Real Weddings} Mel from England | from November 25, 2011

February 14, 2014

This awesome bride, Mel, is English and every bit as quirky as she seemed while we planned her bouquet.



Such a cool necklace! 

She had this stunning bird hand beaded on the side of her dress.

I love the pictures from her retro 1950s, circus and toy-themed wedding!


Some of Mel's other fantastic details:



This is a great example of how a bride challenged me to make a bizarre and over-the-top bouquet.  She told me a little bit about herself, emphasizing that most of her friends would expect something weird and wacko, and let me go crazy!



This awesome wedding was also featured on Rock N' Roll Bride, the fantastic British wedding blog. Check out more photos here: 
http://www.rocknrollbride.com/2011/09/an-upcycled-recycled-indie-wedding-mel-carl/



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