Kristy and Brendon’s gorgeously detailed wedding was as vintage as they come – from the bride’s Gwendolynne gown to their provincial, heavenly perfumed Red Hill Lavender Farm setting. A year of collecting antique and vintage treasures even inspired Kristy to start her own vintage prop hire business, The Collection. Read post

August’s top 5 wedding dresses under $1000

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That first smell of spring conjures images of bloom-laden meadows and free-spirited brides making daisy chain wreaths. This month we're indulging our romantic visions and bringing you 5 of our favourite floaty gowns, perfect for the boho bride. Read post

Weddings at Karma Kandara

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On a recent trip to Bali I was lucky enough visit one of the island’s most spectacular resorts, Karma Kandara to chat all things weddings with Events Manager, Julia Lorenti. Photographer Justin Hill came along to capture those cracking peninsula views and enjoy a cocktail or two. Read post

Louisa & Stephan’s Moroccan Festival Wedding

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High-school sweethearts Louisa and Stephan transformed their own front yard into a Moroccan-inspired bohemia for a wedding complete with Bedouin tent, Marrakech lanterns and floating feathers a ‘plenty. “It was where heaven met the earth,” says the henna-happy bride, “a textural, visual delight for the senses.” Read post

Gwendolynne’s Modern Muse Collection

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Spring is upon us, and doesn't our beloved designer Gwendolynne just know it – her luscious new Modern Muse collection is all set to debut at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week. We are loving this bloom-filled shoot, sprung from a collaboration with fellow Fitzroy vendor Flowers Vasette. Read post

Lulu and Harry’s White Sands Engagement Shoot

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Lulu and Harry roamed the dunes of the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico with Jai and Leelou, the Melbourne-based creatives behind Free the Bird, for this windswept, intensely romantic engagement shoot. Read post

Alicia & Ollie’s Spanish St Vincent Gardens Wedding

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Evoking her heritage, Alicia dazzled in a show-stopping Spanish lace dress (complete with very, very long veil) and married her man in a flurry of flamenco-style fun. It's Beautiful Here captured timeless scenes from their sunny St Vincent Gardens wedding, referencing the style of 20th century European photographers. Read post

Maddy & Scott run amok in St Kilda

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We’re a little bit smitten with this fun and quirky shoot by the beautiful Lauren Campbell. Although, perhaps not quite as smitten as Maddy and Scott are with each other! The cute pair had a ball roaming the colourful streets of St Kilda and Luna Park, sustained on fairy floss, beer and a whole lotta love. Read post

Hollie & Tim’s Town Hall Wedding


This cute pair met at church as kids, but didn’t like each other much. “Funny how things change,” muses the groom. They went for the good ol' traditional duo – a sweet church wedding (lead by none other than their childhood minister) followed up with a shindig at the local Glebe Town Hall. Read post

Melissa & Shay’s gypsy Bali wedding

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This travel-loving couple cast the net wide when searching for a place to wed, exploring venues across Australia as well as Fiji, Samoa, Bali and the Phillipines. “We settled on Bali,” Melissa tells me “as it was the scene of our first overseas adventure together.” With photographer Nina Claire in tow, Melissa and Shay embarked on their biggest adventure yet, with a tight-knit group of their nearest and dearest. Read post

Shanah & Shaun’s Forest Engagement Shoot

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Young lovers Shanah and Shaun and did the sneaky on their nearest and dearest, organising a surprise wedding at their engagement party – but not before playing in this hauntingly beautiful pine forest with photographer Mitch Pohl. Read post

Jess and Rhys’s laid back camping wedding

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These outdoorsy kids have been on more camping trips than you can poke a tent pole at, so a wedding under the stars was right up their alley. She Takes Pictures He Makes Films joined their weekend-long celebration. Read post

Kerri & Wade’s Smart Artz Wedding


Kerri and Wade did it their way all day – from an industrial-style ceremony at South Melbourne’s Smart Artz Gallery (with french bulldog Boss as ring bearer) to a warehouse reception at their local Hobba eatery and bar. Read post

The Wedding Lab


DIY wedding workshop, The Wedding Lab, is all about arming hands-on couples with the tools to design and style their own day, and they’ve put together a country retro scene (shot by Nouba favourite CJ Williams Photography) to show us what they’re all about. Read post

Grace Loves Lace – Island Luxe


When it comes to editorial, the team at Grace Loves Lace has an inherent talent for weaving imagery every bit as beautiful as their breathtaking gowns. Read post

Fiona & Peter’s Perth City Farm Wedding

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Fiona and Peter wanted a relaxed and spontaneous feel to their wedding day and embraced the opportunity to show off a little creative flair with an abundance of DIY details. Their breezy Matilda Bay ceremony was followed by a vibrant celebration in the graffiti-splashed warehouse of Perth City Farm. Read post

Gilded Wedding Inspiration

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There’s so much talent in our big cities that sometimes, regrettably, it’s easy to miss the incredible stuff that comes from Australia’s regional areas. So when we received this drop-dead gorgeous shoot from a team of Rutherglen creatives, needless to say, we were thrilled. Read post

Beck and Eamon’s rainy Carlton Gardens Wedding


These self-professed “love birds” wed on a rainy day in Carlton Gardens before following their foodie urges to Church Street Enoteca for a swinging reception, indulging in Italian delicacies, art deco styling and brassy tunes from the Baker Boys Band. Read post

& For Love Bridal

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& For Love, the Canadian label sprung from the artfully combined talents and surnames of designers Angel Spendlove and Julie Forand, is hitting Australian racks for the very first time, hosted by Melbourne’s The Bridal Atelier. Read post

Jessica and Andrew’s Torquay Breakfast Wedding

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Jessica and Andrew love breakfast, so opted for a breezy, pre-wedding morning reception on the top floor of the Wyndham Resort Torquay overlooking the beach. Hash browns were the hero of the early hour – the couple and their closest loved ones chilling out with laughs and kind words. Read post

5 Finds: Industrial Props


I love an industrial wedding. Exposed brick, lofty venues, polished concrete and raw surfaces, all contrasted to perfection with delicate flowers, silky gowns and elegant lighting. The divine mix of the gritty and the pretty. Read post