Harrogate Wedding April 2014

I love this shot, such a lovely couple!

Bride & Groom – Ninna & Leon Treco

Photographer – Clare Chojnowski

Location – White Hart Hotel, Harrogate

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International Women’s Day 2014

International Women’s Day 2014

Happy International Women’s Day!! I’m thankful for all the wonderful women that I have the honour of working with. Models, makeup artists, designers, assistants. Wherever you are today, raise a glass to all the amazing women in your life! Girl … Continue reading

Editorial Shoot – Bridal Hair Accessories Ideas

These days there are many alternatives to the traditional veil as modern brides are becoming more creative in their choice of accessories. Here is a small selection of accessories for brides choosing to wear their hair down for their big day.

Floral hair garlands are perfect for Spring and Summer weddings. Ours shown are from Asos, and you can find many similar versions across the High Street, or if your budget allows, ask your florist to create a bespoke garland with your bouquet flowers.

Clare Chojnowski - Leeds Wedding Photographer

Clare Chojnowski - Leeds Wedding Photographer

Clare Chojnowski - Leeds Wedding Photographer

Clare Chojnowski - Leeds Wedding Photographer

For something a little more edgy, how about a hair crown or jewelled clip like this one:
Clare Chojnowski - Leeds Wedding Photographer

Clare Chojnowski - Leeds Wedding Photographer

Photography: Clare Chojnowski
Hair & Makeup: Claire Dickinson
Model: Elizabeth Crawford

Alternative wedding dresses

A while ago I photographed some wonderful bridal gowns from Makepiece. Makepiece Wedding Dress

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Makepiece’s bridal gowns are made with wool from their own flock of sheep, which is spun and dyed in the UK. Wool is a great alternative fabric for a wedding dress as it keeps you warm in winter or cool in summer. All of their gowns are made to order at their Todmorden studio, and most can be modified to your specific requirements.