Chilly Days…

Posted on: May 17th, 2016 by Carolyn Russell No Comments
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It is hard to believe that we were enjoying chilly days here in Dubai a few months ago, as the heat has seriously been turned up a notch or two in the past week or so!  Now that summer has definitely arrived, I find myself wishing I had enjoyed and appreciated the cooler weather a…

Be true…styled shoot

Posted on: May 15th, 2016 by Carolyn No Comments
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It is a great privilege to be able to share this styled shoot with you.  It comes all the way from South Africa and showcases a number of well known creatives in the region.  Wedding styled shoots allow those involved to be creative without many limitations or restrictions, which is why they always end up…

Cupcake Bar…inspiration

Posted on: May 3rd, 2016 by Carolyn Russell No Comments
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I have had a slight obsession with cupcakes for as long as I can remember.  There was a time when I was baking and decorating them almost everyday.  These cute, little treats can be used for any occasion and guests always get excited when they see them on the dessert table. We all know how…

Mabel and her fury friends…

Posted on: April 26th, 2016 by Carolyn Russell 1 Comment
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I cannot start this post without mentioning how adorable the images are of baby Mabel and her fury friends!  They must be some of my favourite newborn images!  I love how protective these golden retrievers are over the new addition.  How special that Mabel gets to grow up with such beautiful pets.  I have always…

Party Camel…decor

Posted on: April 18th, 2016 by Carolyn Russell No Comments
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When I first moved to Dubai I remember thinking that it needed more places to purchase unique and trendy items and I am pleased to say this is definitely beginning to happen.  The creative scene in Dubai is certainly taking on a whole new shape and form.  Throwing stylish parties with trendy decor is no longer…

Wedding dresses and cakes…

Posted on: April 17th, 2016 by Carolyn 1 Comment
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I am so pleased to finally be able to share this post with you after all sorts of hitches with the internet while being back on holiday in South Africa.  These images are from a gorgeous styled shoot which was put together by Vanila Wedding Boutique and the rest of their team.  To me, the…

Vanila Wedding Boutique

Posted on: April 12th, 2016 by Carolyn No Comments
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Wearing a veil on my wedding day made me feel feminine, beautiful and ready to walk down the isle.  I remember choosing it after searching for the perfect one.  I wanted one that was soft, floaty and timeless.  It also needed to compliment my wedding dress perfectly without taking away from the details.  There is…

A moment in time…family/maternity

Posted on: April 10th, 2016 by Carolyn Russell No Comments
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Looking at these images you can just sense the love and excitement between this precious family!  Dinkyheart Photography always knows how to capture a moment in time and I have no doubt this family just adore their images.  The wind, the crashing waves and the dramatic sky add so much life to these photographs.  Thank…

Special times…family

Posted on: March 30th, 2016 by Carolyn Russell No Comments
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Spending time home in South Africa for Easter with our little boy, has been such a blessing.  Precious moments with our loved ones is something I will always treasure and appreciate, especially as we are living so far away from them.  So it is with a very happy heart that I share these gorgeous family…

Happy Easter…styled shoot

Posted on: March 27th, 2016 by Carolyn Russell No Comments
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A very Happy Easter to everyone!  We had planned to feature this inspiration a little before Easter, but being in South Africa on holiday, with a lack of wifi made it all a little tricky.  We are thrilled to be able to share it with you tonight!  Together with a number of talented ladies, we…