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Old stone monastery with a view

Old stone monastery with a view

Boasting vast interior spaces that spill out onto beautiful patios. A maze of ruins overwhelming the exterior spaces, and the terracotta textured walls creating a perfect balance of such a magnificent building being located in a natural setting. The open gardens that surround the monastery, have their own charm and can be enjoyed peacefully during the hot summer days or even at night, under a thick ceiling of stars, as many stargazing activities take place at this very location.

An old Andalusian style fairytale wedding

An old Andalusian style fairytale wedding

Lovers of fairytales and nerds for comic books, they wanted nothing more than a romantic dreamy wedding in the beautiful Andalusian countryside. A candlelit feast under a ceiling of stars. Ballroom dancing and intimate moments alone. My beautiful andaluces, got much more than that…

Spanish colonial house in a forest

Spanish colonial house in a forest

Choose twenty of your favourite people and escape to this Spanish colonial house in a forest. This elegantly styled home opens onto beautiful gardens that turns into wild woodland, surrounding the house. Leaving you with the sensation of being in the wilderness when you are only a stone's throw away from one of the most beautiful cities in Andalusia. 

Modern organic Spanish countryside wedding

Modern organic Spanish countryside wedding

Natalia and John, a foodie yoga-loving couple from New Jersey, knew exactly how they wanted to celebrate their wedding day. A family gathering style party with relaxed vibes and a natural flow, local seasonal food and lots of it, live music throughout, a clean minimalist aesthetic and nature wild nature.  It was emotional, it was breathtaking and an absolute dream to design. 

Nomadic gypsy elopement inspiration

Nomadic gypsy elopement inspiration

The elopement session inspired by early 20th century wanderers and gypsy caravans. We styled the campsite using eclectic fabrics, rugs and cushions in earthy tones.  The bride wore an original 1900's gown from L'arca and the bouquet was made up of hand-picked wildflowers from the desert. 

Wintry tablescape

Wintry tablescape

Today I am sharing tips on how to create a festive tablescape without accumulating any waste whatsoever. Yes, it's absolutely possible! Nothing was thrown away after this session and nothing was bought apart from the seasonal fruit and nuts that we later ate. 

Festival wedding folk

Festival wedding folk

Imagine a festival style wedding in the mountains, with views over olives groves and a cluster of lakes, serenity and thirty of your favourite people to share it with. This is how Heike and Christian celebrated their wedding, no seating plan, no rules, no traditions. Just plain old fun and good vibes.

How to plan an eco-friendly wedding in 5 easy steps

How to plan an eco-friendly wedding in 5 easy steps

Now more than ever, we are applying an eco friendly lifestyle to our everyday lives by reusing clothes, upcycling & restoring furniture, buying local produce, car sharing - So why should it stop on your wedding day?  

Autumn Wood - an original folk love story

Autumn Wood - an original folk love story

Miguel and Fiona didn’t need any witness’s.  Only each other…

This intimate wedding portrays a strong bond held between two people.  The dense woodland, towering pine trees and remote mountainous backdrop suggests a feeling of solitude; even if Miguel and Fiona were the only two souls left in the world it wouldn’t matter. 

How much does it cost to get married in Spain?

How much does it cost to get married in Spain?

If you are thinking about getting married in Spain I'm sure the question 'how much will getting married in Spain cost me?'  has been running through your head. This post is dedicated to clearing up those niggles and to give you a taster of what you will be actually paying for.