The wedding bed for Sir John Radclyffe and Lady Anne Asshawe, dates back to the 1570s. The bed is the only surviving piece of furniture from Ordsall Hall. The Radclyffe family were one of the most influential families in England who served Tudor kings and queens in civil and foreign wars.
LEFT TO RIGHT: King George V & Queen Mary 1893, King George VI & Queen Elizabeth 1923, Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Phillip 1947, Princess Margaret & Anthony Armstrong-Jones 1960, Princess Anne & Captain Mark Phillips 1973, Prince Charles & Lady Diana Spencer 1981, Prince Andrew & Sarah Ferguson 1986, Prince Edward & Sophie Rhys-Jones 1999, Prince Charles & Camilla Parker Bowles 2005.
One thing’s for sure: your wedding guests will not miss the creative energy you put into your seating assignments and/or escort cards. How else will they find their way to the food and drinks! It’s one of those little details that are worth taking the extra step to make it aesthetically pleasing. So make it good, […]