WEDDINGS

Sophie Conran and Prezola (and a fab free gift!)

If you’re getting ready to make your wedding gift list, we have something very exciting for you today! We completely adore Prezola as a gift registry as they have such an incredible collection of stylish items from high street brands like Habitat and The White Company to the more luxe pieces from lifestyle and designer brands! One of the fabulous designers they stock is the wonderful Sophie Conran, whose current range we are completely smitten with! We have a tour of Sophie’s beautiful Kensington home for you today captured by Amanda Karen Photography which showcases some of her latest designs and an exclusive interview with Sophie you’ll love!

We’re so excited to be able to bring you an amazing giveaway too!  The first 10 couples to sign up for their gift registry with Prezola, they will be giving away a stylish Sophie Cornan for Portmeirion White Porcelain Footed Cake Plate – RRP £52.50

This fantastic White Porcelain Footed Cake Plate by Sophie Conran for Portmeirion is absolutely perfect for a delicious, freshly baked cake or even for displaying fresh fruit. The porcelain is microwave, dishwasher, oven and freezer safe making it incredibly versatile and practical for everyday use in a busy kitchen and it looks stunning too. Sophie designs all of her collections with the user in mind, as a cook and busy mother of two herself she designs products that she uses herself and that make very day a beautiful day.

How Does Prezola Work
Prezola is UK’s favourite gift registry where you can choose from over 300 top homeware + interior brands and over 30,000 products as well as a commission free honeymoon fund all in one list! You have the best product choice whatever your style and creating + managing your wedding list is super quick and easy! Simply register your account and personalise your list with a lovely photo of your both  and a welcome message. Then have fun creating your list choosing from dream brands such as Jo Malone, LSA, KitchenAid and Sonos to name just  a few! Your next step is to share your list with their lovely free gift cards or get creative with their free wedding website!

OUR INTERVIEW WITH SOPHIE CONRAN

The Sophie Conran Autumn/Winter Collection is amazing as always! We asked Sophie what the essence is behind this Collection:
The collection was inspired by her 18th Century home in the county near Bath.  This classic English house with tall ceilings and large windows is flooded with natural light and perfect for entertaining.  She wanted to capture that feeling of contentment and joy you feel when spending time with family & friends.

We’re smitten with the floral candelabra and sconce pieces and asked what inspired these designs and how would Sophie recommend using them:
Sophie loves the work of sculptur Giacometti, and wanted to capture the sense of movement and light in his pieces and combine this with her love of nature using the leaf motif.  They look great on display empty or topped with candles to make a statement. The floral sconces really epitomises the collection, with modern style, handcrafted details and an organic sculptural quality.

We love the double layer glass vases and the different ways in which these can be used to create beautiful centrepieces! We asked what would be Sophie’s favourite way to use them as a centrepiece:
The perfect centrepiece at any time of year – from pinecones and nuts at Christmas to fresh floral blooms in the summer or seashells for a home near the beach.  You could even use it, as Sophie has done here, filled with ice cubes and chilled champagne.

On Working with Prezola:
Sophie is really excited to be working with Prezola to bring her pieces to newlyweds all over the UK.  To celebrate the launch of the new collection, Sophie is giving away 10 B.LOVED readers who sign up with Prezola the chance to win one of her gorgeous cake plates. She says ‘cake is something to enjoy together, and my cake plates are a staple in the kitchen! Elevating a beautiful homemade cakes adds to the sense of occasion and makes a really great centrepiece’

What’s next for Sophie Conran?
Sophie’s new colour pop range is coming out soon – we can’t wait to see more!

For your chance to receive a gorgeous Sophie Conran Portmeirion White Porcelain Footed Cake Plate, simply register your gift list at Prezola.com using the promotional code BLV17 by Friday 4th August 2017. The first 10 readers will get this amazing free gift once the first Sophie Conran Portmeirion item is purchased from their list.  The Cake Plate will be delivered with your gift list delivery after your wedding.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Entry is restricted to persons aged 18 or older and resident in the UK or Republic of Ireland who are not employees of Bloved, Sophie Conran, Prezola or in any way connected with the promotion. Register on prezola.com with the promotional code ‘BLV17’ by Friday 4th August 2017. Offer is restricted to the first 10 applicants. You will qualify to get the Sophie Conran Portmeirion White Porcelain Footed Cake Plate once he first Sophie Conran Portmeirion item is purchased from your list.  Excludes cash gifts and charity donations. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.  The Sophie Conran Cake Plate will be delivered with your gift-list delivery after your wedding. There is no cash alternative

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Catharine

For me, there’s nothing more fulfilling than creatively bringing exciting new ideas and beautiful features to B.LOVED that inspire you to find the soulful moments in your life.
As well as B.LOVED Editor, I am also a Wedding Photographer and Graphic Designer. I love sunshine, dreamy interiors, travel and animals! I share my life with my Fiancé James and our rescue dogs Joey & Teddy.