And here it is, at last I can share with you the photos from the Great Gatsby bridal and groom photo shoot that I did back in January at the deliciously decadent Nonsuch Mansion in Cheam, Surrey. The amazing vintage loving team behind the shoot were- the expert Bijou Bride on styling and planning, the talented Gemma Sutton on Hair and Make Up, assisted perfectly by Amy Elizabeth. Headpieces were from the magical hands of Donna Crain, who crafted a piece especially for the shoot.

The shoot was inspired by imagery from the 1970’s film and the also the book…

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And now onto the dance floor for some Charleston action! I loved shooting these images!


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The Great Gatsby photo shoot has appeared on the top vintage bridal inspiration website Love My Dress. It’s always exciting to see my work featured on wedding blogs as it helps spread the word of MVW and the team behind the shoot, as well hopefully inspire readers to incorporate the ideas into their own wedding plans.




Dresses – Bride wore
The wedding party arrive – Sophia Wedding Dress from Circa Brides
Gatsby and Daisy Love Shoot
Vintage Wedding Dress – Velvet Atelier at Alfie’s Market
Reception party
The Duchess Dress from Le Luxe
The Bridesmaid wore:-
Black Dress Kate Moss for Topshop
Feather Boa – Circa Brides
Vintage Gloves – Alfies Market 
Shoes – Rainbow Club
Menswear from – A Suit That Fits
Fantasia Cake – Ann’s Designer Cakes
Crockery and Candelabras Gilly – Vintage Days
Feather Fan – Britten
Stationery Bespoke – Itty, Bitty & Bijou
Vintage Car –  BC Chauffeurs

And of course the fun loving Models Alex, Renee, Adrian and Emily!

Thanks for reading and until the next time, keep Charleston-ing! Dave x

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