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So far, in my life as a wedding blogger, I haven’t eaten a peony. Although… they always look deliciously pretty, don’t you think?! Alex and Chris’s wedding was filled with peonies – the flowers are an absolute highlight and the light, feminine style of their day is beautiful.

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The gorgeous couple married at Woodlands Hotel on the outskirts of Leeds city centre. Their day was incredibly pretty; they were blessed with sunshine and blue skies and the images are simply stunning.

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Images are by lovely Laura Calderwood Photography (based in Yorkshire):

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The English Wedding Blog interview: Alexandra & Chris 

Your wedding photographer’s website: 

http://www.lauracalderwood.co.uk/

Were you pleased with your wedding photographer?

Yes

Wedding venue: 

Woodlands, Leeds

Wedding date: 

30th May 2015

Can you describe your wedding in a single sentence?

Classic, English, Elegance 

What was your reaction to seeing your wedding photos for the first time? 

Overwhelmed 

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Behind every gorgeous wedding I feature is a story: a love story, a tale of romance and happiness, and the story of how two people find their soulmates and make a life together. Today is the turn of Paul and Nikki who married in Leeds. They chose David from Vogue Shot Photography to tell the story of their day in pictures, so I’ll hand over to David to introduce them!

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In mid February I had the pleasure of shooting the wedding of the two most fun and genuine people I have ever had the pleasure working with! Paul & Nikki made their friendly nature and fun personalities very clear for our first meeting – they were a joy to be around. They were searching for a wedding photographer in Leeds and came across my website. Liking my natural and artistic approach they got in touch and arranged a meeting. From the moment I walked through their door I knew I had to shoot their wedding so with a couple of cold beers in hand (Budweiser of course) we talked through all the details of the wedding day.

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Clare and Jon’s wedding at Leeds Corn Exchange was planned around shoes. Because Clare had her heart set on the most amazing Christian Louboutin hyper prive heels – a special treat for the best day of her life! As Clare told me, “the rest of the wedding had to fit around them!”

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This real wedding blog is of course about far more than a pair of Christian Louboutins. It’s a family focused wedding day full of laughter and smiles, with a wedding day story from a bride who has the prettiest giggle and the most sensual smile I’ve seen! Clare and Jon are a perfect match. Their day was a relaxed, fun celebration in an incredible venue, and I have some fabulous photos to share with you today.

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The photos are by James P. Lester Photography – husband and wife team James and Lianne met at Leeds Corn Exchange so the wedding venue has a place in their hearts too! I think the romance shows in the pictures. Along with Clare’s words they tell a wonderful story.