Oct 14, 2009

I had some time yesterday to play around with my hair and makeup yesterday so I decided to do a quick "mock up" of what I would like for the big day. I watched a couple youtube videos on how to do Pin Up Inspired makeup...I need some redder lips. And I just loosely pinned my hair up so it's off my shoulders.

Our wedding will be in early April, so I'm thinking it might be a little chilly out. I didn't want the traditional white faux fur wrap so I got a black one and to close it I found a vintage elephant pin. Elephants are my favourite animal and over the years FH has contributed to my collection of them. I thought it would be quite fitting to have a little elephant somewhere for our wedding.

Fascinator: LolaBlossom (from Etsy) I added the jewelled bit myself
Veil: MarlaJDesigns (from Etsy)
Black Faux Fur Shrug: ingridkirk (from Ebay)
Vintage Elephant Pin: VintageMix (from Etsy)

(Please ignore my messy bedroom)
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Close up of my eyes
Up top
Quite please with myself
With fur wrap (stupid sideways photo!)
Close up of my elephant buddy.
futuremrsweikle's Pink wedding
Newnan, GA, USA
Very nice! You did a great job on everything! Your makeup looks stunning!
reinadelroknroll's Red wedding
Los angeles, CA, USA
I love the veil! Love the feather its so dramatic!
mrscosta2b's Pink wedding
Providence, RI, USA
i love it
stefanie13's Red wedding
Carmel, IN, USA
You look great!  I am loving that Black Shrug and Vintage Elephant Pin!  Love it!!
's  wedding
Halifax, NS, Canada
love the shrug!
smr789's Green wedding
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
awh i love it! I LOOOOVE the shrug! sooo hot!
lizaan's Blue wedding
Amsterdam, Andorra la vella, Netherlands
With your whole vintage idea, this will deffinately be perfect! Lovely!
cherry268's Chocolate wedding
Ponchatoula, LA, USA
I absolutely LOVE your look...you're going to be a beautiful bride!
oldhollywoodbride's Black wedding
Reno, NV, USA
Absolutely gorgeous! I LOVE everything! You look so pretty and glamourous! ^_^
vicenta's Green wedding
Lufkin, TX, USA
I love the feathers I almost went with the exact veil feather combo but I decided the flower was more tropical. I still have the feathers bookmarked just in case.
Love It!
hollyb's Purple wedding
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
I absolutely love your shrug!!! I've been looking for a black bolero for my wedding.... were we separated at  birth?? I absolutely love everything on your blog LOL

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