It was a gorgeous day for wedding photos for Amanda & Julian’s Hampshire wedding. All the elements came together perfectly for the quintessential classic vintage English country wedding with a Scandinavian twist !
First location was the couple’s cottage in Newton Valence with Norwegian flag on the door ! Amanda’s father and Julian were just fixing button holes before Julian made scarce out the side door, so as not to see his bride to be getting ready in the sitting room ! Her beautiful vintage dress designed by Jane Bourvis was also hidden hanging behind the spare bedroom door.
With radiant spring sunshine and a lovely country road to picturesque historic Chawton village, I started to feel I was on a period drama film set ?! This was further enhanced seeing the groom and best man strolling up to Chawton House wearing top hats, tails and canes. Once inside the splendid Elizabethan house with the dark wood paneling, paintings and antique features, and getting lost with various staircases, passages, I was by now definitely ‘back in time’…..