Now where were we......?
Oh now I remember.....
the other tents were filling up and eventually we could say
we are ready!!
The flowers were beautifully arranged by two lovely friends
last minute checks were made to make sure that everything was in place
and it was starting to look a bit like a garden party
The arch was completed with a bit of real and a bit of pretend ivy
and I found a place for the
the pink chairs looked outrageously over the top but were used all day by passers by keen to take the weight off their feet for a few moments!!!
(not quite sure why we put the apples on them but they looked fun!!!!)
eventually the guests arrived, the thank yous were said and the day got under way
the crowds started to build and the fashion was amazing but alas I didn't always
have the camera with me so missed quite a bit
but not this, this elegant lady looked gorgeous and was sweet enough to allow me to catch her on film but I do think I might need some lessons on shadows and lighting!!!!!
The most photographed pair all day were these two very pretty young ladies
individually they looked beautiful but together those hats just really made a wonderful statement
(The lass in the yellow hat made both hats...clever girl!)
but this is who the day really belonged to
these magnificent creatures
and their very clever and brave riders
as they raced for that finishing line
knowing they would have the luxury of a cooling shower afterwards
and at the end of a long day
as the punters trudged home
with full...or empty pockets...
this fine young gentleman had the
See you all here next year!!!!!!