Last week in London, Emily & Chris were married at the beautiful Old Marylebone Town Hall with their closest friends & family watching on. We travelled to St Pancras Renaissance Hotel for some couples photos then met their guests for a relaxed dinner at La Farola in Islington. I loved Emily’s embellished dress by Needle & Thread, a gorgeous modern alternative to a traditional gown. With London heading to another lockdown, these last minute weddings are turning out to be so special. I’m so glad to have been able to capture so many wonderful intimate celebrations this year.

Our original plan was to get married in Somerset in July with 60 guests, however, the pandemic meant that this couldn’t happen. It made us reflect on what was most important to us and we realised that for us, it was never about the party but about the marriage. So we decided that rather than waiting another whole year, we would have a very small intimate wedding ceremony in London with just out closest friends and family present.

If you’re planning a similar relaxed elopement or intimate wedding in the coming months, get in touch & tell me about your plans – I’d love to hear from you.

Here are a few previews from Emily & Chris’ relaxed, intimate London wedding at St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Old Marylebone Town Hall & La Farola in Islington.

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Ceremony venue: Old Marylebone Town Hall
Reception Venue: La Farola
Bride’s dress: Needle & Thread
Bride’s shoes: Aldo
Groom’s suit: Hugo Boss
Flowers: Dansk Flowers
Photographer: Genevieve from Miss Gen Photography

Genevieve from Miss Gen Photography is a London based photographer specialising in creative reportage wedding photography – documentary style photography that tells the story of your day and creative, natural couples portraits. Genevieve is available to shoot weddings, elopements, couples sessions and family sessions in London, throughout the UK, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and worldwide for destination sessions. To book me get in touch, I’d love to hear all about your plans.