Claire and Daniel created a relaxed day with live bands in a stunning setting.

Claire Dower, 36, married Daniel Sylvester, 43, on 22nd July, 2017 at St Stythians Church followed by a marquee reception at Restronguet Barton on the Fal Estuary in Cornwall.

Wedfest: Image 1
I made all of our female guests their very own wine glass from old Corona bottles and set up a Pimp my Prosecco stand, which went down a storm!

 

Wedfest: Image 2aWe had lots of pastel flowers to decorate our day including blush pink roses, sweet pea, gypsophila and eucalyptus.

Wedfest: Image 2 We decorated our tables with lace hessian runners, tall olive trees placed on large wooden slabs and decorated jam jars, flowers and candles.

 

Wedfest: Image 3
Dan made our beautiful cupcake stand from wooden slabs and branches from the local woods.

 

Wedfest: Image 4aWe chose beautifully decorated cupcakes which our guests could eat at their leisure or take home.

Wedfest: Image 4 We upcycled an old piece of furniture to become our Pimp my Prosecco bar.

 

Wedfest: Image 5
We had a large stage and PA system for all the bands that we booked to play all day and during the evening.

 

Wedfest: Image 6aOur sweetie table looked really effective and was a hit with the little ones.

Wedfest: Image 6 Our top table was a collection of white leather sofas placed at the opening of the marquee to create a VIP area that was reserved for the bridal party only.

 

Wedfest: Image 7
The groomsmen all wore grey suits with pale waistcoats, brown shoes and beige ties, which complemented Daniel's ivory tie.

 

Wedfest: Image 8aWe had a signpost directing our guests to the different areas that made up our day.

Wedfest: Image 8 We had lots of details including pretty birdcages filled with flowers.

 

Wedfest: Image 9
My older bridesmaids were allowed to pick their own dresses and all fell in love with the same sleeveless style with high necks. I bought these in two different colours – beige and lavender.

 

Wedfest: Image 10aMy dress was by Demetrios. It was a stunning sleeveless lace gown with a deep V-neck, low back and detachable sweeping train.

Wedfest: Image 10 My bouquet was a small teardrop shape with white and pink blush roses mixed with a hint of purple. It held a picture of my late mum who passed away three years ago.

 

Wedfest: Image 11
Daniel organised the men's outfits. He wanted something fitted so opted for a tailored suit so he could remove the jacket in the evening, roll up his sleeves and relax!

 

Claire and Daniel's contact book


Bride's dress
Prudence Gowns
Tel: 01752 558 858
www.prudencegowns.com

Bridesmaids' dresses
Monsoon
uk.monsoon.co.uk

Bridesmaids' dresses
ASOS
www.asos.com

Catering
Absolute Chocolate
Tel: 01872 540 650
www.absolutechocolatefountains.co.uk

Ceremony venue
St Stythians Church
Tel: 01209 842 005
www.achurchnearyou.com/stithians-st-stythians

Entertainment
Dymond Audio
Tel: 0845 643 5939
www.dymondaudio.co.uk

Entertainment
Cornish Lover Boys
www.facebook.com/cornishloverboys

Entertainment
Bache
www.bachemusic.com

Entertainment
Timmy Twist
Tel: 07957 241 369
www.timmytwist.co.uk

Entertainment
Cornwall Entertainment
Tel: 01209 311 444
www.cornwallentertainment.co.uk

Flowers
www.facebook.com/Michelles-Flowers-510637628988727

Groom's suit
Next
next.co.uk

Groomsmen suits
Next
www.next.co.uk

Hair and make-up
Tel: 07763 008 152
www.cre8tivehairandbeauty.co.uk

Photographer
Jennifer Jordan Photography Cornwall
www.jenniferjordan.co.uk

Reception venue
Absolute Canvas Wedding Marquees
Tel: 01326 375 747
www.absolutecanvas.co.uk

Reception venue
Restronguet Barton
Tel: 01326 373 306
www.restronguetbarton.com

 
 

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