Lauren and Steve chose not to get caught up in what a wedding should be and simply focussed on what sat well with them. With stunning blooms by Merrin Grace, the sweethearts made it official in Wagstaffe Hall on the Central Coast and Brendan from A Bear a Deer a Fox was on hand to capture it all. Read post

In Bloom: Bougainvillea

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If you’re an eco-conscious (or budget conscious) bride or groom, bougainvillea is your best friend. You can probably harvest enough of its delightful magenta foliage from your nearest alleyway for your entire wedding! Read post

Rene and Dan’s Grounds of Alexandria Wedding

Sarah Seven wedding dress | Photography by And a Day

The Grounds of Alexandria’s exposed brickwork and leafy hanging gardens provided a unique setting for Rene and Dan’s back-to-basics wedding. And a Day were there to capture the pair, and what a day it was! A perfect afternoon that turned into a perfect night, under the festoon lights and darkening sky. Read post

Liv & Lewy’s Little River Love Fest

Rustic farm wedding | Photography by Jason Vandermeer

If the alliteration of their names isn’t a sign that Liv and Lewy are meant to be, their mutual love of hats sure is. In fact, it was hats that brought these two together when they noticed each other across the bar on a night out. All it took was a quip from Liv – “Nice hat” and the rest is history. Read post

Seb Brown Jewellery

Seb Brown Melbourne Jeweller | Unique handmade wedding and engagement rings

Melbourne artist and jeweller, Seb Brown, is not one to be informed by tradition. Self taught in the craft, his style conveys a charming naivety that’s highly textural and intentionally raw. Read post

Kip & Kee’s Woodland Love Shoot

Woodland love shoot styled by F* Yeah Gay Weddings

Styled by the clever kids over at F* Yeah Gay Weddings, this quirky woodland shoot saw real life couple Kip & Kee donning their best bow ties for some fun snaps by Paper Fox Studio. Read post

Tom & Ellanor’s lush Tassie wedding

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Playing out in the lush grounds of a friend’s New Norfolk farmstead, Tom and Ellanor’s wedding was a relaxed affair that called upon the many talents of loved ones to bring it all together. Read post

Mara Hoffman – Devotional Collection

Iris Fringe Gown | Mara Hoffman Bridal 2015

Known for her tribal aesthetic and graphic prints, New York designer Mara Hoffman recently released her second Devotional Collection… and it’s a stunner. Read post

Amy & Craig’s indie Melbourne wedding

Edinburgh Gardens and Thornbury Theatre Rock n Roll Wedding by Lucy Spartalis

“What can we say about Lucy Spartalis? She was amazing! We came across her photography on Nouba, so it's nice to come full circle.” She's one of our faves too Amy and Craig! And it’s always a pleasure to share a unique and creative wedding, inspired in-part by our humble pages. Read post

Through the White Door beach bridal shoot

Rue de Seine bridal | Beach wedding inspiration | Alan McDonald Photographer

The stormy Fremantle sky put on quite a show for this free spirited shoot, coordinated by local bridal boutique, Through the White Door. Featuring one of their most beloved gowns – the Sadie dress by Rue de Seine – the team took to the beach at sunset for some stunning captures by Alan McDonald. Read post

Kate & Nic’s Vintage Backyard Wedding

Vintage backyard wedding Perth | Same sex wedding | I Heart Weddings photography

Relaxed and informal was the vibe these brides were chasing, and their sunny backyard wedding didn’t disappoint. Decked out in vintage furniture and DIY details, the poolside party was a day of friends, family and fab food. Read post

Georgia Young – Lost Monarchy

Georgia Young Couture | Melbourne bridal designer

Designed for the modern bride, Georgia Young’s unique gowns are a breathtaking collision of soft, flowing forms and bold, geometric structure. Read post

Rachel & Anthony’s Bloom-filled Butterland Wedding

Butterland wedding Newstead | Photography by Jonathan Ong | Flowers by Katie Marx

When your day is in the hands of florist extraordinaire Katie Marx and her furniture-designing partner, Greg Hatton, you’re in for something mighty special. Playing out at the crafty pair’s old Newstead butter factory, this laidback Butterland wedding is full of loveliness (and of course, epic blooms), captured by the one and only Jonathan Ong. Read post

Hannah & Ben’s Newcastle Museum Wedding

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The thought of marrying Hannah must have been playing on Ben’s mind for quite sometime, because one average night at home, amid jokes about being old by the time they get married, Ben all of a sudden got up, went to the bedside table and produced a ring, saying “I can’t wait any longer!” Read post

Frida Kahlo shoot at Bonita Bonita

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I’ve always had a mild obsession with Mexican muse, Frida Kahlo, so when this collaboration inspired by the iconic artist came our way, I was pretty excited to share it. Read post

‘Young Love’ by Rue de Seine

Rue de Seine Young Love Collection | Photography by Larsen Sotelo

Rue de Seine’s flowing silhouettes are adored by brides the world over, far beyond the shores of their Auckland origins. Designed for the modern bride, the label’s latest collection is inspired by the restless spirit of Young Love. Read post

Chelsea & Sam’s Rustic Trentham Wedding

Lindsay Myra bouquet | Photography by Pierre Curry

From the superb food and wine dished up at The Cosmopolitan Hotel, to their talented team of local vendors, Chelsea and Sam’s Trentham wedding was a veritable showcase of the region’s best offerings. And talking of talented locals, who better than Kyneton photographer Pierre Curry to capture it all? Read post

Social Playground

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The enterprising minds at Social Playground have married the growing trends of photo booths and Instagram to provide the perfect wedding accessory: the Live Instagram Printer. Read post

February’s top 5 wedding dresses under $1000

Grace Loves Lace Sally wedding dress | Top 5 wedding dresses under $1000

Our latest roundup of affordable wedding dresses features gorgeous gowns suitable for those in-between autumnal months. Read post

Marlee & Jordan’s Inked Wedding

Tattoo wedding | Jess Jackson Brisbane wedding photographer

When 15 of your guests wake up with a new tattoo, it’s safe to say you threw one hell of a party. Marlee and Jordan put on a smashing inked wedding at The Gardens Club in Brissy’s Botanic Gardens, with the tattooed celebrant himself, Paul Voge, leading the charge. Read post

Island Elopement

Boho wedding island elopement | Karolina Couture Lingerie

Imagine escaping to an island paradise to marry your soulmate in a ceremony stripped back to its most honest form. No matter how much we might love wedding bells and whistles, an intimate beach elopement sounds like heaven on earth. Read post