Mood board: ballerina style

Seek out ruffles, feathers and sparkle to create your own enchanted ballerina-style day...

A perfectly poised day


Ballerina-inspired elegance that makes use of ruffles, feathers and sparkle will create the perfect romantic theme for your big day. Discover where to buy our favourite prima-ballerina-things…


By Kate Hornby

Main image photography: Chiara Romagnoli. Stylist: Sally Dixon

Romantic Rose


Choose a simple yet elegant style of bouquet with added sparkle around the stems.

Sweet avalanche and talea roses with crystal-trim detail, from £130, By Appointment Only Design (byappointmentonlydesign.com)

Wow factor


Splash out on these stunning diamond earrings you’ll treasure forever.

Diamond studs, price on application, Faberge (faberge.co.uk)

Ruffle it up!


It’s all about the texture, think pretty little tutus and matching accessories.

Cream ruffle bag, £35, Accessorize (accessorize.com)

Fly the flag


Hand these out to your guests to wave instead of throwing confetti.

Flag, £3 each, John Lewis (johnlewis.com)

Birds of a feather


Be a show-stopper in this delicate feather and crystal hair piece.

Feather headpiece, £180, Karin Andreasson (karinandreassonjewellery.com)

Slice as nice


A tall elegant cake is a guaranteed talking point for your guests.

Cake, £1275 for 300 portions, Hall of Cakes (hallofcakes.co.uk)

Dancing with the stars


Your bridesmaids will adore wearing this pretty twinkling brooch on the sash of their dress which they can keep as a thank you gift.

Gold Ballerina brooch, £15, Jon Richard, for similar try Debenhams (

Raise your game


Beautifully embellished satin heels will channel the ballerina theme and add extra height.

Shoes, £320, Pedro Garcia (net-a-porter.com)


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