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We Fell in Love  blogs 2017

Nikki and Johnnie | Wedding Dress | February, 2017
Feeling the Love for Paisley | Guest Blog | February, 2017
Clarissa and Paul
| Wedding Dress | January. 2017




 
     
 

Scottish Wedding Directory Winter 2016/2017

Our dresses are featured in the latest edition of the Scottish Wedding Directory. 

Click here to read one of the features. 
     
 

My Story 

We Fell In Love: Caner Picked the Wrong Girl, click here to read.

Love My Dress:  From the Heart: My Cancer Story, click here to read.

The Scotsman: How I Won My Battle, click here to read. 

     
 

Scottish Wedding Directory Spring 2016

Real Life Weddings feature looking at the wedding of Fran and Angie. 

Read about Fran's blue Grecian style dress on our blog :

Freja Designer Dressmaking Blog: Lovely Blue Chiffon Dress
 
     
 

 

We Fell in Love blogs 2015/2016

Lynne & Martin | Wedding Dress | March 7, 2016
Sharon & Colin | Wedding dress | January 19, 2016
Alison & Simon | Wedding Dress | January 16, 2016
Emma & Ross | Wedding Dress | January 9, 2016

Elaine & Nick
 | Wedding Dress | November 23, 2015
Steph & Tim | Wedding Dress | September 24, 2015
Hannah & Geraint | Wedding Dress | September 17, 2015
Lucy & Alan
 | Bridesmaids Dresses | July 30, 2015
Lois & Matthew | Wedding Dress | June 10, 2015
     
 

Attire Bridal

Small feature on the VOWS Awards in 2014 from the January/February 2015 issue.
     
 

We fell in love blogs 2013/2014

Katie & Ben | Wedding Dress | December 8, 2014
Mother of the Bride, Feature on mothers of bride-groom outfits, August 2014
Katie & Alexander
 | Wedding dress | bridesmaid, Mother of the bride, April 14, 2014
Hannah & Geraint | wedding dress | March 27, 2014

Catherine & Ken
| bridesmaids dresses | March 20, 2014
Claire & Steve | bridesmaids dresses | February 17, 2014
Sara & Jamie
| 3 blue bridesmaids dresses | February 3, 2014
Lois & Matthew | wedding dress | December 11, 2013
Joanna & James | wedding dress & bridesmaids dresses | November 18, 2013

Beautiful Bridal Cover-ups
| jacket, dress, veil | October 26, 2013
Emma & Allan | wedding dress & bridesmaids dresses| September 30, 2013
Steph & Tim | wedding dress & bridesmaids dresses | August 8, 2013
Lucy & Alan
| bridesmaids dresses | August 5,2013
Hannah & Andy | Wedding Dress | July 13, 2013
Anna & Brian | wedding dress | March 13, 2013
     
 

The Herald

Wee interview in today's (20/03/14) The Herald with Mette Baillie about the budget.

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Luxury Scottish Wedding

Please find us at the Luxury Scottish Wedding website.

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i-on magazine

Find us in the new February issue of the i-on magazine Edinburgh.
(left picture - dress made by Freja Designer Dressmaking | Venue: Hopetoun House
| Photo taken by Stoyanov & Jones/Life Studios)
Don't miss to get your own printed copy of the i-on magazine.

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Scottish Wedding Directory

Issue January 2014, page 245

Lois and Matthew won a wedding worth £18.000 trough wedding blog We Fell In Love.

click to read on to find out what happened...
     
   

Paul Raeburn Wedding Photography


Please find an article, with lovely pictures, about us at Paul Reaburns Wedding Photography website.

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Rock My Wedding blog

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Dressing up

Scottish Wedding Directory October 2012 We were very happy to be featured in an article
about how to chose your wedding dress, Stephanie Telfer came to meet us in the shop and hear about the process.

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'We fell in love'...

... with this wonderful blog for wedding ideas. Our studio received a mention about the procedure
of getting the 'right' wedding dress by being creative and enterprising. It is a good  presentation
of how the owner, Mette Baille and her Staff members work.
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Fruits of the forest

This stunning dress from a photo shoot in the forest was published in the Pulse, Living in Edinburgh.
The dress was part of a nature inspired collection made in collaboration with
Planet Flowers Twigg Design
, Rosie Fraser Make-up and Elemental Photography.
The gorgeous fabric of the dress perceives light and smooth and just fitting to the inspirations
you will find on the right page.
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Edinburgh Life's Wedding Album 2012 July/August

     
 

One of a kind

Scottish Wedding Directory April 2012.
     
 

Scottish Wedding DirectoryStyle Guide 

Two dresses with movement!

These wonderful ideas for wedding dresses were published in the July/ August edition of the Scottish Wedding Directory.
It was nice for us to see that one of the designs from our studio was chosen to be represented.
The photograph (4th picture, second row) was taken at the stunning  Drumlanrig Castle near Drumfries.

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Made for each other

This article about the process of "getting a bespoke wedding dress" was lately published in the Scottish Wedding Directory
(Edition July/ August 2012). It is a reassurance for all brides who fear not have chosen their dream dress.
The author, Natasha Rademehr, finds out how people like Mette Baillie or Gwyneth,
(running a local fabric shop specialized in fabric for wedding dresses,) 
help to advice the wedding dress to the image in the mind of their clients, and make it extravagant and special,
as well as fitting the individual body shape of the brides.

read more

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Edinburgh Life's Wedding Album

These lovely wedding photographs with the dresses from the freja design studio were found in the
July/August edition of the EdinburghLife magazine. The first three as well as the last two pictures
show dresses from Freja.

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Plans and Presents Wedding and Event Blog

Please find an article about us at the Plans and Presents Wedding and Event Blog website.

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Love My Dress!

In August 2011 I went to the Vintage inspired wedding supplier event in Gates head.
Have a look at the blog to see gorgeous vintage inspired event.

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Tim Maguire's Blog - Wedding at Leith Town Hall

Tim Maguire Humanist Celebrant, Wed John and Jo, read about this lovely wedding and see our dress.
Photographs by Firstlight Weddings.

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Tim Maguire's Blog - Heather & Mike's Wedding

Tim Maguire, Humanist Celebrant, Read about this lovely wedding at the Playfair Library, and see our dress.
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Planet Flowers Blog - Mansfield Traquair Wedding

Steve and Abi’s stunning wedding at the Mansefield Traquair, We made the 4 bridesmaids,
Planet Flowers supplied the stunning contemporary decorations.
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Scottish Wedding Directory

Was looking for dresses for their Designer features, so we lend them this dress for a shoot.
This photo is in the January 2012 edition 

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Article in the Herald on 13th Feb 2012

... about our expansion & the move to larger premises.
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Featured in Planet Flowers Blog

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Featured on Nadin Dunnigan Photography's website

Very nice article about Freja Designer Dressmaking by Nadin Dunnegan Photography.
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Scottish Wedding Directory Autumn / Winter issue 2011

We were so excited when Scottish Wedding Directory asked us to supply a dress for their
Photoshoot with the theme "Modern Vintage"  We designed and made this lovly low back beaded lace
backed with a fabric which gave it a slightly peachy warm glow.
We like the Rene Walrus accessories which have been added by the stylist.

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Autumn Wedding featured in Wedding Flower Magazine, May-June 2011 edition

Stunning pictures of a wedding we were involved in in the Autumn.

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Mother of bride and Mother of groom outfits

Both featured on this lovely blog from "Elemental Wedding Photography".

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Romany Romance

We had a dress featured in "Best Scottish Weddings" in their feature Romany Romance.
Lovely styling with the backdrop of an authentic Romany Gypsy Caravan. 

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Black Swan

We went to see the Oscar winning film "Black Swan" so did a lot of our friends in the wedding industry,
we all LOVED the film and decided to go together to do a photo shoot together inspired by the film,
see it for yourself!!

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Wedding with Harvest details Part 1

We made the bridesmaids dresses for this lovely wedding, we also had a lot of input to the brides outfit.
We love the attention to details.

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Wedding with harvest feel, Part 2

We worked with some of our favorite wedding people on this amazing wedding.
The flowers and table decorations are second to none.
So so many lovely details beautifully captured by Blue Sky Photography.

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Scottish Wedding Directory Spring / Summer 2011

We had a dress in the Spring Summer issue of Scottish Wedding Directory Spring Summer.
     
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Best Scottish Weddings December 2010

We were featured in Best Scottish Weddings in December 2010,
the article was about getting a bespoke dress.

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An Autumn Inspired Wedding

We were lucky enough to be involved in the wonderful autumn inspired wedding of Louise and Nick,
with the reception taking place at the Royal Botantic Gardens Edinburgh. 
We were recently mentioned in their blog so please click below to read the blog and enjoy the spectacular photographs.

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  Scottish Wedding Directory

Scottish Wedding Directory, Autumn / Winter 2010

"Many brides are currently looking for the elegance of previous decades,
and the attention to detail that was put into dresses made in bygone eras.
But they want this combined with very modern lines and fabric combinations.

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  Mette Baillie - This is My Bike

This is My Bike, Road in June 2010

This is My Bike. I wanted to show you a photograph of us, because we have a very special relationship.
It’s not used for commuting or any practical use at all, despite that... I couldn’t live without it.

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  Wedding Dress - Scottish Wedding Directory

Scottish Wedding Directory, Spring Summer 2010

Silk duchess satin wedding dress with embroidered hand-beaded lace-up back bodice and silk dupion skirt,
made to measure by Freja Designer Dressmaker.

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  Wedding Dress - Real Life

Real Life Weddings, Winter 2009

From Prussia with Love

Old Fashioned romance was the theme of Paddy and Natasha's colourful wedding,
and the timing couldn't have been better...

Despite being brought up at opposite ends of the globe,
a chance meeting allowed Paddy and Natasha's worlds to collide.
It also signalled the start of what was to become their enduring love story...

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  Wedding Photo

Real Life Weddings, Summer 2009

Jennifer Hutson & Kieron Prior

The wedding of Jenny and Kieron had it all - a Parisian proposal, a fairytale castle and a weekend of celebrations!
Even the date was significant...

A few weeks after a chance meeting on a night out in Livingston, Jenny, 24,
plucked up the courage to get on her bike (quite literally) to visit the home of a young man called Kieron, 23...

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  Tatler

Tatler, February 2008
Alice in Waistcoat Land

Her dreamy creations have got Alice Warrender flying high, says Jules Kosciuczyk

Kate Middleton's worst-kept secret may be her Prince Charming, but she has managed
to keep the arty bombshell that is Alice Warrender off the radar.
Alice and Kate met at the University of St Andrews......

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* Freja make these waistcoats to order for www.dealsinprints.com
 

     
  Church Wedding

No.1 Issue 12, Oct 19th - Nov 8th 2006

Kirsty Wilson felt like she was floating on air as she walked down the aisle towards her future husband
David Macgregor at Solsgirth House, near Dollar.
The stunning bride wore a couture dress designed by Mette Baillie..

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  The Bride Guide

The Bride Guide 2006

When Ian Hayes from Terrace, B.C. moved to Sarnia to complete his final year of high school,
little did he know six years later he would be marrying Sarnia-born and raised Laura McGregor at a castle in Scotland.

While the couple's story began in Sarnia, it flourished as they traveled the world together...

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  Scottish Wedding Directory

Real Life Weddings, Summer 2004

Caroline & Colin

When Caroline and Colin's eyes met across a crowded office in January 2001,
there was an instant attraction. "It actually just happened by chance," says Caroline.
"We only worked together for a short period of time,
but we were working on the same project and became close quite quickly".

After having spent two special weekends at the Lodge on Loch Lomond Hotel, Coline...

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  Bride and Groom Wedding Photo

Real Life Weddings, Summer 2004

Paul & Caroline

Although Paul and Caroline had been together for some time,
this didn't mean the proposal was anything less than full-blown romance.
"It was New Year's Eve and we went for dinner to our favorite restaurant in Edinburgh," says Caroline.
"After dinner, the waitress brought over a box and Paul explained that it was something he'd forgotten to give me at Christmas.
I opened it and found a beautiful diamond ring! It was a wonderful surprise!"

The couple didn't want to wait any longer to be wed, and so began looking at...

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