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No.10 Bridal Catwalk Show and Charity Auction at Northbrook Park - Part Two

Part two of this amazing day.

And for the finale - the charity auction. We were all hoping that we could raise a bundle for Breast Cancer Care and the brides and guests didn't let us down. There were some superb items in the auction from beauty treatments, bespoke ceramics,individually designed head pieces, a photography session to a chauffeur driven ride in a vintage London taxi to name just a few. Roy did a great job of getting hands raised and the bids came in. Then came the final auction item - a gown from the new Madeline Isaac-James collection. Well I have to say that this was a very popular item! Hands shot up all around the room and the winning bid was placed by a lovely lady. As it turned out her Mum, who was with her, had suffered from breast cancer but now thankfully was completely clear. What a deserving winner and I think it made everyone tingle and bought it home to us all just what a great charity this is, fighting for such a brilliant cause.

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No.10 Bridal Catwalk Show and Charity Auction at Northbrook Park - Part One

Wow! What can I say about the No.10 Catwalk Show at Northbrook Park - just that it was the most fabulous event and I was honoured to be part of it. I went along for most of the day photographing the whole event from the Vine Room being transformed by gorgeous chair covers and bright pink bows from Ambience Venue Styling and the softening drapes and pink lighting from the lovely Liz at Stress Free Hire - really made the rooms look special.

More suppliers arrived to set up and continue making the Orangery look super. It was so nice that so many people wanted to give their time and expertise to help with this fantastic charity. Sarah from Creative Candi had a beautiful display of all pink sweets in lovely glass jars, BCC name tags and pink sweetie bags and pink ribbon on the serving spoons. These went down very well and the strawberry bonbons were especially yummy - so I am told.......! Cathy from The Style Station had a stunning table of pieces that attracted much attention in the eveni…