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The Best of the North West – my favourite Love Bridal photos for you!

I’m more than delighted to be sharing the Love Bridal launch with you today – and there was no way I could save the best for last… so shall we do the best bits first? Oh, go on then…

Love Bridal Cheshire

Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – Mia Mia wedding dress – Photography by Jonny Draper Photography

Emma and Jonny Draper asked their friends – many of the best wedding photographers from the North West of England – to help photograph wedding dress collections and accessories for Love Bridal. Each of the photographers involved has chosen five favourite shots from the day. I’ve chosen my own favourites: one per photographer. (More later!) This is a taster of what’s coming up later today on English Wedding Blog:

The Best of the North West – launching Love Bridal

“Welcome to the new breed of wedding photographer. The wedding photographer who likes to share thoughts & ideas with other wedding photographers to make us all get better at what we do.”

Welcome to The Best of the North West…

Love Bridal Boutique Photographers (1)

Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – Mia Mia wedding dress – Photography by Lucy West Images

Not only do these images showcase the beautiful collections from Love Bridal, they also highlight the difference in styles of each photographer – and illustrate why the Best of the North West aren’t scared to work together, share ideas and recommend each other to brides and grooms.

Jonny Draper explains, “Every couple has a different budget and every couple has different tastes and the photographers we had with us on the day are all at the absolute top of their game, whether they’re charging £1K or £3K, whether they shoot pure documentary weddings or whether they have a high-fashion feel to their work.”

Love Bridal Boutique Photographers (14)

Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – Mia Mia wedding dress – Photography by ARJ Photography

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Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – Mia Mia wedding dress – Photography by Neil Redfern Photography

The Love Bridal boutique designers have been revealed today, they are:

  • Terry Fox
  • Mia Mia by Alan Hannah
  • Intuzuri
  • The Heritage Collection by Balbier Wyatt
Not only do the designers have so many beautiful and distinctive gowns available (to see them all you’ll have to check out the Love Bridal official website!), but each of the photographers shows the dresses in their own unique style…
Love Bridal Boutique Photographers (2)

Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – Balbier/Wyatt Heritage wedding dress – Photography by Shutterleaf Photography

Love Bridal Boutique Photographers (3)

Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – wedding dress – Photography by Pete Lawson (Lawson Photography)

Love Bridal Boutique Photographers (4)

Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – Balbier/Wyatt Heritage wedding dress – Photography by Jay Photographic Images

Love Bridal Boutique Photographers (5)

Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – wedding dress – Photography by Emma B Photography

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Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – wedding dress – Photography by Sam Clayton Photography

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Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – wedding dress – Photography by Alex Davies Photography

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Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – wedding dress – Photography by Laura Lawson (Lawson Photography)

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Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – wedding dress – Photography by HDM Photography

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Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – wedding dress – Photography by Hannah Beatrice Photography

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Love Bridal Boutique Cheshire – Mia Mia wedding dress – Photography by CG Weddings

The offi­cial Love Bridal web­site has also launched today (at 12 noon… until then there’s a count­down!). You can find out more details about Emma and Jonny Draper and their design­ers atwww.lovebridalboutique.co.uk. To be kept up to date with their lat­est news fol­low Love Bridal on face­book http://www.facebook.com/lovebridalUK or on twit­ter @love_bridal

Wed­ding sup­plier cred­its for the Love Bridal / Best of the North West pho­tog­ra­phy launch:

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Bridal design­ers involved in the Love Bridal shoot:

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Claire Gould

Claire spends her days writing - either in beautiful calligraphy or online. She lives on the edge of the English Lake District only minutes away from the beach, where she loves to escape and unwind. Claire's calligraphy can be found at www.byMoonandTide.com. Claire launched the English Wedding Blog in November 2009 - it's been a top 10 UK wedding blog ever since, with a regional focus we hope you LOVE.

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14 COMMENTS
  • Amanda Balmain
    7 years ago

    All amazing photographers and so interesting to see just how much they differ in style. Lovely dresses too!

  • Absolutely stunning – top wedding photographers and suppliers coming together to create stunning inspiration. Can’t wait to see the rest of the images, so glad the weather held off for some outside shots too xx

  • Anurag @ ShutterLeaf
    7 years ago

    Had a great day. Loving the work from my friends. Top time was had by all.

  • It’s soooooo cool to see pretty much the same subject in the same location look so different – this is why I LOVE these guys! What a day!

    xxx

    • Wedding Album Cafe
      7 years ago

      Awesome job Jonny you could shoot my wedding anytime should i ever be fortunate enough to wear the gown!

  • Wedding Album Cafe
    7 years ago

    Wow all so gorgeous. ARJ and Johnny Draper are my absolute favorites. you all did an amazing job!

  • Everything looks amazing, so proud to be part of evreything for Jonny and Emma , Love is going to be MASSIVE!

  • Sam Clayton
    7 years ago

    Absolutely the best to see everyone’s amazing images – a wonderful day with such a great bunch of people.
    Well done to the Drapers for creating such a unique event which showcases their gorgeous dresses perfectly – all the very best to you guys – you deserve it! Can’t wait to see your beautiful boutique up and running. 🙂

  • Spectacular dresses, gorgeous images!!!

  • Claire
    7 years ago
    AUTHOR

    Thanks for the comments everyone – the photos look amazing on the blog (seeing them here is fab, I spent most of yesterday sifting through and admiring them behind-the-scenes, so to speak).
    What a way to launch a bridal boutique – and Jonny, Emma – wishing you all the luck and prosperity in the world. You deserve great success 🙂
    More tomorrow…
    C x

  • Adam Johnson
    7 years ago

    So cool. What a fun day we had. Emma and Jonny – we’re all right behind you in this wishing you only amazing success, but then I don’t think you’re capable of anything less. We see ourselves as a team us North Westers and last Wednesday was pretty special. Love Bridal is the next big thing!!

  • Jonathan Yearsley
    7 years ago

    A great article Claire and really shows the essence of why were all so involved.

    We jumped at the opportunity to support Jonny and Emma in their new venture and it was an awesome idea of Jonny’s to share the North West love around and put this event together. I was really chuffed to be involved and the final images really show what we can produce.

    All the best to Love Bridal and their launch.

  • Wow! So many lovely comments – thank you so much everyone! xxx

  • Gorgeous photos… what stunning models!

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