[vow renewal] Ashley & Dominic, Crystal Bay & The Kala, Koh Samui

January 19, 2014 / By / 2 Comments
Last November I had the absolute amazing honour of photographing Ashley & Dominic’s 10 year anniversary vow renewal. Ashley is my kinda woman. Quirky, upbeat and so much FUN to be around 😉 Apparently she wasn’t 100% on the day but I knew nothing of it until she told me afterwards!
They decided to renew their wedding vowels at Crystal Bay where the sand is white & water soft blue. Their wedding ceremony was intimate and for just the two of them. And as soon as Ash and Dom recommitted to each other, we popped open some bubbly to celebrate!
I met Ash and Dom at the Kala, their resort where they were getting ready not too far from where their ceremony took place & we started the party there with some music we all agreed was awesome. 😉
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Ashley is a very talented professional hair and makeup artist back in the UK, and I think I might have just been able to convince her and Dom to move here for a bit… I can’t wait!
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Ashley’s dress was from Monsoon, and she had the neckline and back modified to suit her style a bit more and I have to say, I love it!!
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It wasn’t long before we headed over to Crystal Bay where Natalie had made this beautiful little set up for the ceremony.

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This headpiece!  I have to say it’s one of the most gorgeous things I’ve seen. Ashley MADE it herself, better believe it! Ohhh the many talents she’s got 😉
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Ohhhh…. for the love of sun, pretty palm leaves and flowers. 🙂
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Time to celebrate!!
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Ahhh, I love the Crystal Bay sunsets!
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Aughhh, how GORGEOUS is Ashley?!





Ahhh, I love these two photos! X



I took along this to the beach sign which Nek made for me a few months ago & we loved using it as a prop 🙂




Hi-fiving to the end of an awesome day & awesome teamwork haha 😉

To view more from Ashley & Dominic’s beautiful wedding, please feel free to watch the slideshow below or click here.

Many thanks to the wedding team who did an amazing job!

Planning & styling – Natalie of Partners Samui
Hair and Make Up – Asley Kay Gifford of Primp Powder Pout
Celebrant: Gavin Marsh
Wedding dress – Monsoon
Videography – Samui Memory Productions
Slideshow music – The Music Bed
Photography – Cherry May Ward

I’m excited to add that Ashley & Dominic’s vow renewal was FEATURED on the wonderful UK wedding blog, Beyond/Beyond!
Happy Sunday! xx

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  1. Unknown says:

    What a beautifully crafted piece of work this album is! Something to be treasured always. Congratulations Cherry, you have captured this couple's love quite exquisitely!

  2. Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely compliment! I really appreciate it & it's such an honour to hear that people are enjoying my wedding photography! Have a lovely day! x

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