1920’s Veils and Frocks

Diary of a Wedding Planner

We received an enquiry today to possibly help with the style and design of 1920s themed wedding next year. Well, I must say I am excited – I adore all things art deco and feathers and pearls make my heart flutter! Fingers crossed we’ll be working on this one as the era is one I share a passion for…

I adore the wedding fashion of the 1920s, those beautiful, beautiful long veils! Only last week I found myself yakking on to Mr Perfect about how much I adore those veils the women wore back then. We were watching a programme about King George V and it showed images of the wedding of King George VI where the late Queen Mother as we now remember her wore a real stunner of a veil. Mr Perfect said he thought they looked silly, but I guess you can’t please them all…

So it inspired me this afternoon to have a gander over Google and some original photos of 1920s weddings, and those beautilful frocks and veils, to share a few with you on the blog:

and more recently…

With love,
Samantha x


– King George VI and Queen Elizabeth
– From  http://vintagechampagnefever.tumblr.com/post/22372568728/1920s-wedding
– From http://atxweddingblog.wordpress.com/2011/05/05/this-wedding-trend-will-have-you-roaring-for-more/ (original source unknown)
– From http://www.projectwedding.com/post/list/weddings-100-years-ago (original source unknown)
– From http://weheartvintage.co/category/vintage/page/83/
– Lily Allen image from http://www.independent.co.uk

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