blog

In December you spend more time in a pub that at no other time of year. So if you’re planning a wedding in 2014 and beyond use your Christmas drinking sessions for doing more than sinking double vodkas and get going with your wedding research. Pubs and restaurants are fast becoming a really popular choice for celebrating your nuptials and now there are so many gorgeous ones to choose from including the The Moat at Wrotham, Kent. Daniel and Katie Wallace were married here earlier this year and today we’re sharing with you their wedding in pictures. Lets take a look…….

WD07 WD08 WD06 WD16 WD13 WD14 WD11 WD28 WD15 WD12 WD27 WD25

WD26 WD21 WD23 WD24 WD01 WD02 WD03 WD04 WD05 WD09 WD10 WD17 WD18 WD19 WD20

 

All in the Detail:

Photography by Chris Blackledge Photography
Ceremony & Evening Reception: Moat Inn, Wrotham, Kent.

Bride’s Dress: Bellamore, Bexleyheath
Hair and Make Up: Dee Hedges of Bridal Beauty, Kent
Bouquet & Flowers: Green on the Green
Catering: The Moat Inn
Cake: Rosie’s Cakery

Back at the beginning of the year we styled a shoot at The Swan in West Malling to showcase how getting married in a pub or restaurant doesn’t mean forsaking any glamour on your wedding day. Choosing your favourite local pub might not seem like the obviously choice but The Swan itself is a fantastic venue and can cater easily for different events, whether it’s a small gathering in one of their private rooms to large events in their peak-season marquee.  We brought together a fantastic team of suppliers for the shoot including the brilliant photographer, Rebecca Douglas and set about using the Swan’s brand itself to inspire the shoot. Using a simple black and white theme we used feathers and touches of pink and purple to soften the look and make the most of the Swan’s elegant backdrop.

The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 056 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 059 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 067 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 074 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 126 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 130 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 146 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 200 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 216 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 218 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 226 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 233 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 234 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 235 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 253 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 264 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 279 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 300 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 303 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 304 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 324 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 333 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 346 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 348 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 350 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 386 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 397 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 398 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 399 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 409 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 412 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 417 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 419 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 426 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 427 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 429 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 437 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 441 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 450 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 465 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 468 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 485 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 510 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 511 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 516 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 526 The Swan West Malling Bridal Wedding Styled Shoot Kent by Rebecca Douglas Photography 527

 

Thanks to all the brilliant suppliers:

Brides Hair  by Annabel The Crop Shop West Malling

Brides Make up: The Beauty Aisle

Dresses: Isabella Grace Bridal Boutique

Stationery: Pretty Wild

Flowers & Props: Florist in the Forest

Cakes & Sweets: Little Gems.

And a special thanks to our four models Jessica, Ria, Sarah and Jodie.