19.3.12

Elope ...

Our family was thrilled, surprised and of course a bit flabbergasted last week with the happy news that my twin sister Luce and her lovely fiance Ellis were eloping to New York City after becoming engaged just a few weeks earlier ...
This is just a teensy selection of the photos taken by Katie Jane who not only captured the happy day but also acted as their witness - how funny is that? Luce said she was amazing so if you're ever eloping in NY, she's your gal...

We knew Luce may not have thought of a bouquet after organising all the other logistics so we tracked down a florist via their concierge and asked them to put together this gorgeous bouquet and send it over the morning of the ceremony - I wanted it to look like Georgie's wedding flowers and happily it seems that it did!

What wonderful news ... we are so happy for them and I can't wait to see them next time they are home (or I'm there!)

PS ... Luce is a brilliant dressmaker and whipped this skirt up herself just a few days before they left for NY,  and topped it off with this Kate Spade number. How clever she is!

6 comments:

  1. Adorable! I love her striped skirt and the lovely flowers.

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  2. What a gorgeous sister you are to think of a bouquet. The flowers were perfect, Em. I can't believe Lucy made that skirt - it's gorgeous! And of course, Kate Spade. Everyone needs a little Kate on their wedding day. Can't wait to see the full album - how hilarious the photographer was the witness as well! Only in America!

    xo

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  3. Oh bless!
    We might need to call our friend Diana for a belated hens night when Luce returns...he, he, he! xxx

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  4. At first I was like, wait, what? Is that you?? Aaah, twin sister, that explains it! Congratulations to the happy couple!

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  5. such lovely news!! We are very happy for them and how romantic to elope to New York - one of my most favourite cities in the world!!

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  6. Wow congratulations to Lucy!! How exciting. xx

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While of course I appreciate your generous comments, please don't feel obliged ... just having you stop by is lovely enough!

Happy day dear friends xx