Pretty in Punk

February 19, 2018By Ellie KimeMy Styled Shoots, Styled Shoots

Patti Smith once said that punk was about freedom: “the freedom to create, freedom to be successful, freedom to not be successful, freedom to be who you are.” If you’ve followed this blog for a while (and if you have, thank you so much), you know that our beating heart will forever belong to punk. … Read More

Game of Thrones Styled Shoot

February 21, 2017By Erin BalfourMy Styled Shoots, Styled Shoots

A couple of years ago, on a beautiful summer’s day in Gloucester, we set up a styled shoot inspired by Game of Thrones. Ours was a romantic take on the looks from the show, with long flowing wedding dresses, highly styled hair, lots of jewellery and embellishment, and muted metals to balance the sparkly table … Read More

How to Have a Tim Burton Wedding Part Three: Anti-heroines in The Couture Company

January 18, 2017By Erin BalfourMy Styled Shoots, Styled Shoots 1 Comment

I hope you’ve enjoyed the Tim Burton heroine bridal styling over the last two days, featuring the preloved dresses of Bijou Bridal and the vintage gowns of Ooh Mrs James, because now we’re heading into darker times… Meet our Burton anti-heroines: gothic, mischievous, and almost certainly with the devil in them. There is zero innocence … Read More