No matter your taste, style or budget, couples will find a world of inspiration from these styled shoots, put together either by Belle or our talented community of Guest List wedding suppliers. From alternative, boundary-breaking décor to standout fashion, prepare for the prettiest of pictures that tell a story of their own.
Image: Pennick Photography
13 February 2024
Spread across two floors, and with private outdoor spaces, The Pumping House offers a pretty playground for couples to enjoy a free-flowing celebration. Let your guests roam between eight different themed rooms upstairs – from a light-soaked ceremony in The Ollerton Room to champagne towers in...
Love is an Art Form
5 May 2023
In this vibrant photoshoot, we are bringing all the fun and glamour at one of our favourite wedding venues. Where? A famed Northern art gallery with immersive marriage spaces. Who? A team of terrifically talented North East suppliers and a nationally-renowned plus size influencer model. What? A...
Into the Blue: Issue 26 Cover Shoot
13 April 2023
Our vision for this cover was simple – statement bridal fashion delivered effortlessly – paying homage to glorious modern bridal design. There’s a lot of lovely texture in every dress - can you tell us a bit about the fabrics used, and particularly the lace and tulle patterns? "Absolutely....
21 February 2023
An empowered team of ten wedding creatives breathed purity, light and illuminating beauty into their newly refurbished wedding suite, The Oak Room, creating a picture-perfect white aisle upon which our models strode with confidence. Get ready for pure escapism as we take flight with this incredible...
FLORAL FLOW: Belle x SAVIN London
10 November 2022
As we move into 2023, we embrace the trend for colour, texture and exquisite detailing with iconic bridal atelier SAVIN London and incredible designs from his new collection, A Moment of Light. Location: Mayfield Studios Photography: Chris Davis Studio, www.chrisdavisstudio.com Art Direction: Karen...
EARTHENWEAR: A Special Belle Bridal Editorial at Runa Farm
1 November 2022
Nestled in the heart of County Durham's expansive countryside, Runa Farm is an earthy, natural and oh-so cool new venue that speaks a rythm of its own. Atmospheric lighting, textures and trend at every turn, all the wedding wonderment – this venue is made for the modern dreamers –...
LA VIE EN ROSE
17 October 2022
For my look I built up lots of light layers of products to add lots of dimension to the face and add some serious glow. Key products used were Charlotte Tilbury Beauty Light Wands in Peachgasm and Spotlight, Dior Backstage Glow Face Palette in Glitz and Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb in Fenty Glow -
29 September 2022
Our base for this ‘dancing with light’ editorial was the mesmerising wedding estate that is Grangefields in Derbyshire. It’s a place of joy, every single aspect of Grangefields has been carefully thought out and precisely planned with marriage merriment in mind.It simply radiates a...
14 February 2022
Fresh from the pages of Belle Bridal Issue 24, the most stylish edition we've magic-ed up yet, this ultra dreamy avant-garde shoot at the iconic Charlton Hall saw us trust in a group of suppliers we know and love to carry out our vision of a modern-day fairytale steeped in glamour and extravagance....
A Forgotten Enchantment at Lemmington Hall
3 February 2022
A 15th-century tower enveloped within an 18th-century manor house. Could it be more eclectic? Yes, it can. We were thrilled to formally unveil the newest addition to the North East's flourishing wedding venue scene, Lemmington Hall, an exclusive-use estate nestled in the depths of the Northumbrian...
The House Of Love
5 January 2022
A frame of formidable elegance, tradition and stature, Kinmount House in Dumfries and Galloway played host to this epic editorial unveiling its abundance of wedding spaces The art of modern marriages at the most majestical of Scottish venues. We brought together a select group of Belle Bridal Guest...
Champagne Blush, LYN ASHWORTH X BELLE
21 December 2021
Renowned for their attention to detail and meticulous corsetry, 2022 sees a new era for Lyn Ashworth, including re-imagined ballgowns, fashion- forward overlays and cuffs and the perfect day-to-night silhouettes for modern romantics. Champagne Blush - one dress - available in three lengths. Day-to-...
Belle Bridal AW20: Rebel Renaissance
25 June 2021
I asked Stacey at To Be Revealed Styling, one of our online Guest List community members to bring life to this editorial with an initial moodboard. From this, the ideas simply flourished and a textural masterpiece emerged. Fashionable accents and accessories dominated the style brief, with handmade...
Belle Bridal Digital: A Modern Fairytale at Ellingham Hall
25 April 2021
Our Editor worked alongside Marketing Director Rachel Barlow to create a day-to-night wedding journey at this incredible boutique wedding venue, which included a peek of their brand new refurbished bridal suite. Set amidst eight acres of stunning Northumberland countryside, Ellingham...
Belle Bridal AW20: A Beauty Within
3 November 2020
A collaboration of one of the region’s newest shining stars in hosting weddings and an array of the finest boutiques and suppliers (all from our glossy’s pages and online guest List community!) make this AW20 editorial for Belle a beacon of positivity and finesse. Our brief was to capture the...
It's Friday I'm in Love: A Belle Bridal Editorial
10 April 2020
The Brief The shoot was to celebrate our love of music, with key songs taking precedence; a rock n’ roll vibe was essential and our love of the disco ball evident throughout. The Photographer As one of Belle’s key go-to fashion photographers, Sean nails the brief with a bold use of...
Belle Bridal SS20: Thicket Priory, Halo
24 March 2020
Set in eighteen acres of idyllic grounds, Thicket Priory is home to 35 exquisite en-suite bedrooms, a private chapel and a collection of beautifully appointed ceremony spaces. This sumptuously appointed venue set the stage for one of our biggest shoots of our SS20 edition of Belle Bridal Magazine....
Belle Bridal SS20: Cover Shoot, Girl on Fire
19 March 2020
Shot by Specular, the cornerstone objective of this editorial was to showcase the beauty and diversity of women alongside some of the biggest bridal designers and coolest boutiques the North has to offer. In her first editorial shoot, the sensational Sable Von Foxx was a natural in front of...
Thicket Priory, Featuring Chloe Jane Bridalwear
27 February 2020
A Grade II listed venue. The luxurious spaces and serene surrounding gardens makes Thicket Priory one of the UK's most covetable venues. In our SS20 edition of Belle Bridal Magazine we had the privilege of shooting gowns from some of the regions top boutiques in this space, including some from...