Inside the timeworn walls of 13th-century medieval priory Black Friars, UK stylist Rebecca Marie dreams up an ethereal reception spilling with romance and revelry. Ephemeral layers in bold proportions drape and frame the tablescape, softening the historic surrounds and artfully reveal layers of whimsical details.
In painterly palettes mirroring the historic facades, fabrics fall over table edges, wildflowers are held by organically shaped ceramics and smoke-like plumes of Queen Anne’s lace are illuminated by ambient candlelight, poetically captured by Courtney Marie.
“Never underestimate the power of fabric to soften industrial or modern spaces. If you are going for a venue steeped in history, paired with the right florals you can deliver a modern, high-end finish amongst the secret-rich walls.” – Stylist, Rebecca Marie
Concept, styling & organisation / Rebecca Marie Weddings
Photographer / Courtney Marie Photography
Venue & Production / Black Friars
Stationary / Gray Starling Designs
Floral Design / Mille Fleur Pearl
Textile Design & Fabric / Mia Sylvia
Ceramic plates / Every Story
Cake designer / Marble Cake Company
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