“El Casamiento” Mexican Inspired Shoot

Words by Tamarin Morley / Images by Sarah Jean
February 12, 2016

We’ll never tire of a Frida Kahlo inspired shoot and these striking scenes by Perth stylist Peak Lane are ticking all our Mexican-loving boxes.

Taking cues from the giant prickly pears and abandoned caryard, we’re loving the time-warped pretty meets gritty vibe. “The vibrancy of Mexican culture is so inspiring for people who want to add a colour and energy to their wedding” says Kristen of Peak Lane, who teamed up with photographer Sarah Jean and 503 Films to capture her vision.

Kristen tells us the striking beauty, Joleen Traill was “carefully selected not only for her sassiness and perfect look for the theme but because she’s an advocate for ‘real’ sized models.” Looking every bit the Mexican bride, Joleen wears Rue de Seine’s Chloe Gown (from Through the White Door) like we’ve never seen it before. Paired with an oversize flower crown by Botanica Naturalis and gypsy gold loop earrings, she’s surely Kahlo incarnate.

Frida Kahlo stamp Mexican wedding tablescape
mini succulent in tin
cocktails in copper mugs
painted skull
Frida Kahlo flower crown
oversized flower crown with orchids
jewel-toned orchid and ranunculus wedding bouquet Mexican paletas
“El Casamiento” Mexican wedding inspiration
“El Casamiento” Mexican wedding inspiration
“El Casamiento” Mexican wedding inspiration

Credits

Images Sarah Jean | Styling & Concept Peak Lane | Videography 503 Films | Flowers Botanica Naturalis | Hair Dan Secker | Makeup Emily Love Makeup | Hire Hire Society | Props Little Love Story | Props Her Hand Picked Harvest | Model Joleen Traill, Chadwick |


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Kelly - Boho 3 years ago

Wow, the colours in this shoot are amazing xxx

Vanila Bridal Showroom Dubai 3 years ago

OMG, its amazing how the natural flowers and flower crowns of bright colors change the whole bridal look! Amazing shots!

Samara 3 years ago

Ah this is gorgeous! Well done. I love a colourful wedding 🙂

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