‘Sparkle for Alex’ Charity Dinner – 23rd March 2012

Venue: Edinburgh Corn Exchange

Sparkle for Alex is a charity black tie dinner, auction and dance held at The Edinburgh Corn Exchange on Friday 23rd of March 2012. This is Alex (see images below) and it is for him the Sparkle for Alex website was made to help raise vital funds.

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The following images of the evening were very kindly supplied by

Sarah Elizabeth Photography


Bride & Groom: Claire MacLachlan & Matt De Franck

Venue: Hopetoun House.

  • Ceremony – The Stables
  • Pre-Drinks – Tapestry Room
  • Dinner Reception – The Ballroom

Bride’s Flowers: Claire held a hand tie of all off white norma jean roses – no greenery. Claire’s bridesmaids held hand ties of double white ranunculus with stems bound in black ribbon.

Table Centres: Tall martini style vases with a compact sphere of white/ivory seasonal flowers (white hydrangea,  norma jean roses and eustoma) with white rose petals inside the vase. The  top table was decorated with baby martini vases with similar flowers.

Bride & Groom: Louise Hamilton & Andrew Inglis

Venue: Linlithgow Burgh Halls

Bride’s Flowers: Louise carried a compact hand tie of all sweet akito roses. Louise’s bridesmaid held a hand tie of all avalanche roses.

Table Centres: Tall glass candlestands with a sphere of sweet akito roses, lollypop pink hydrangea and soft pink spray roses. The top table was decorated with baby candlestands with similar flowers.

Bride & Groom: Sarah & Nick

Venue: The George Hotel

Bride’s Flowers: Sarah held a compact hand tie of pale pink ‘lollypop’ hydrangea with one single yellow rose. Sarah’s five bridesmaids held hand ties of all off white hydrangea.

Table Centre’s: Tall slender vases with crushed ice effect and orchid heads inside and topped with shades of hot pink dendrobium orchids with greenery and tall steel grass.

Other Suppliers: Sarah & Nick chose Christina & Jay Golian of Elemental Wedding Photographers to photograph their special day. Some of the images below are very kindly supplied by Elemental.

Bride & Groom: Lynsey McLeod and Scott McKenzie

Venue: Edinburgh Corn Exchange

Bride’s Flowers: Lynsey held a compact hand tie of all white tulips ranunculus with an added touch of sparkle on the binding. Lynsey’s bridesmaid held a similar but smaller version.

Table Centres: Tall silver candlestand with long white taper candles with a fine garland of ruscus and baby hand ties of white tulips and ranunculus and seasonal flowers. The top table was decorated with baby candlestands with similar garlanding.

Event – Signet Library

March 23, 2012

Event on behalf of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland held in the Signet Library

Tall silver candlestands with long taper candles and a semi loose sphere of seasonal flowers attached.

Event on behalf of Dunedin Capital Partners Ltd held in the Grand Gallery at the National Museum of Scotland.

I just wanted to send you a note to say thank you for the flowers.  They were beautiful and suited the event/venue perfectly.

 Thanks again for all the time you spent helping us get it just right!