Hi, I’m Debbie Carlisle -
Halfpenny London, 10 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London, WC1H 0JL
Kate Halfpenny is an award winning celebrity stylist and costume designer, who in 2005 launched her namesake bridal and couture collection Halfpenny London. Often described as an “industry secret”, Kate has designed for and styled celebrities including British Vogue Editor Alexandra Shulman, Kate Moss, Erin O’Connor and Emilia Fox. Kate’s dresses are hugely sought-
Visit www.halfpennylondon.com or call 020 3441 8894.
The White Room at 20 Norfolk Row, Sheffield, S1 2PA.
An innovative, elegant and contemporary bridal boutique created from a passion for people, rock and roll vintage loveliness, romance and all things wedding. Stockists of Jenny Packham, Halfpenny London, Cymbeline, Sassi Holford, Stephanie Allin, Suzanne Neville and Claire Pettibone.
Visit www.whiteroombridal.co.uk or call 0114 272 2336.
Cicily Bridal, 6 Bath Street, Ashby-
Cicily Bridal is a beautiful bridal boutique which offers a fabulous selection of gowns from designers including Stephanie Allin, Naomi Neoh, Charlie Brear, Lyn Ashworth, Augusta Jones, Paloma Blanca, Alan Hannah and Two Birds Bridesmaids.
Visit www.cicilybridal.com or call 01530 587336.
Coco & Kate Atelier, The Dovecote, Hatton Shopping Village, Warwickshire, CV34 8XA
Coco and Kate Atelier is a luxurious bridal boutique in a gorgeous setting which stocks a carefully chosen selection of gowns by Maria Senvo, Stephanie Allin, Watters and Wtoo.
Visit www.cocoandkate.co.uk or call 01926 257380.
Lamesley Bridal, 109 Broughton Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3RZ.
An upmarket vintage inspired bridal boutique in the heart of Edinburgh which specialises in individually hand-
Visit www.lamesleybridal.co.uk or call , 01315 566384.
Melle Cloche, 715 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 8QX
A beautiful wedding accessories boutique in Glasgow’s upmarket West End which prides itself on selling everything but the dress! Choose from a wide variety of headpieces -
Visit www.mellecloche.com or call 0141 3392982.
I hope you’ve enjoyed taking a look behind the scenes of the 2015 photo shoot -
Modelling isn’t all glamour -
Anna Potter of Swallows and Damsons working on the floral backdrop for the shoot -
The new collection includes ethereal floral vine pieces which are designed to trail across the hair and so I decided to include a floral backdrop on some of our pictures to reflect this more natural, relaxed botanical feel. As soon as I’d decided on the look I knew exactly where to turn -
Alex Jones (left) and Alison Jenner work their magic.
Of course we needed an incredible photographer to pull together everyone’s work into a series of stunning images -
India Hobson in action (above) and a little sneak peek preview (below) of the finished result.
Debbie (left) and hair stylist Alison Jenner putting the finishing touches to one of the photo shoot looks.
December 17 -
Behind The Scenes: New Collection Shoot
While the freezing temperatures may not have been ideal, our gorgeous model Ksenija was a real superstar -
On a particularly cold and wet day earlier this year I had the pleasure of working with some very talented people on a photo shoot to showcase my brand new 2015 wedding hair accessories collection.