Nicole and Peter made it official on the banks of the Coomera River, a little slice of hinterland heaven owned by Nicole’s family. The ancient trees and moody grey skies made for an enchantingly shadowy backdrop and Luke Going Photography captured their cinematic affair as it unfolded. Read post

Nikki & Shaun’s Alternative Tuck’s Ridge Wedding

Alternative wedding at Tucks Ridge, Red Hill | Photography by Lucy Spartalis

Proposing on a paddle-boat has its perils, as Shaun found out when he almost lost the ring overboard at Lake Emerald - luckily he’s got good reflexes! He and Nikki tied the knot at Tuck's Ridge Winery, in a rustic ceremony that suited the Red Hill location to a tee. With Lucy Spartalis behind the lens, they’ve got some super sweet snaps to look back on. Read post

Jess and Joe’s Tassie Vineyard Wedding

Heriots Point Vineyard wedding in Castle Forbes Bay | Photography by Fiona Vail

Jess and Joe fell for each other at the Falls Music Festival and if the alliterations aren’t proof they are perfect for each other, we don’t know what is! They married among the vines of Heriots Point Vineyard in a rustic ceremony one hot Tassie day, and Fiona Vail caught every heartfelt moment. Read post

Josh & Ronnie’s Pine Groves Wedding

Pine Groves Wedding at Sydney's Centennial Park | Styling by She Designs | Photography by Lara Hotz

Decked out in Turkish rugs and and vintage wares, Pine Groves in Sydney’s Centennial Park was an utterly enchanting spot for Josh and Ronnie’s shabby chic ceremony. These babes met biking around the beautiful park-lands and Josh popped the question beneath the trees, so it was only fitting that they tie the knot here too. Read post

July’s Top 5 Wedding Dresses Under $1000

Anthropologie Embroidered Lera Maxi Dress | Best wedding dresses under $1000

If you're planning your wedding on a budget, we're here to help. Each month we bring you our favourite dresses for under $1,000, and this month we have some real beauties! Here are our top 5 for July. Read post

Our Top 10 Aussie Etsy Stores

White topaz gold ring | Top Australian Etsy Stores for Weddings

Etsy is celebrating its 10th birthday and we're joining the festivities by sharing our 10 favourite Australian stores, perfect for creative couples tying the knot. Read post

Tessa & Nick’s Modern Perth Wedding

Modern bride in Grace Loves Lace

Both Perth natives, Tessa and Nick met in London and neither of them doubted that they were in it for the long haul. In a nod to tradition, the two tied the knot ‘neath the stunning Gothic architecture of the Mercedes Chapel, before relocating to Lamont's Bishops House for a night under the stars. Carly from CJ Williams Photography was there to capture their chic summer soiree. Read post

Katrina and Trent’s Shadowfax Winery Wedding

Stitched Panorama

A shy “Hello” was all Katrina and Trent managed when they first met at a friends party, but luckily said friends saw the spark, set these two up and they’ve been together ever since. With their littlest mascot Maya (Katrina’s daughter) by their side, the two swapped vows at Werribee’s Shadowfax Winery. Read post

Captivating by Sally Eagle

Sally Eagle Bridal 2015

Beautifully constructed wedding gowns that move comfortably with their wearers – that’s what New Zealand designer Sally Eagle is known and loved for. Read post

Jess & Tim’s Chic Woodland Wedding

Canberra National Arboretum wedding | Photography by Lauren Campbell

Proposing in front of friends is not for the fainthearted, but Tim, the gutsiest groom we know, plucked up the courage at a group dinner. A yes from Jess was all it took, and these two tied the knot under a canopy of towering pines at Canberra’s National Arboretum, with Lauren Campbell on hand to capture it all. Read post

Kirsty & Aaron’s Vintage Melbourne Wedding

Vintage Melbourne wedding at The Eastern Hill Dining Hall | Photography by Jai Long, Free The Bird Weddings

“A little bit vintage, a little bit rustic, a little bit hipster.” That’s how Kirsty and Aaron describe their wedding day and judging by their photos by Free the Bird, it’s a winning combination. The Melbourne pair tied the knot in the astro-turfed courtyard of Eastern Hill Dining Hall, before treating their guests to a feast that had us salivating. Read post

Kathy & Ant’s Botanical Brisbane Wedding

Industrial Transcontinental Hotel Wedding | Photography by Trent and Jessie

“A celebration of love and a commitment to love the other unconditionally for the rest of your days.” That’s what marriage is according to Kathy, and it’s a sentiment that means so much more considering this warrior of a woman is living with terminal cancer. Read post

Luci & Aaron’s Relaxed Foodie Wedding

Avalon Coastal Retreat wedding | Photography by Jonathan Wherrett

“Will you come on an adventure with me?” That was Aaron’s question to Luci, who assumed he meant up the road to get an ice-cream. Turns out Aaron had a more permanent journey in mind – he produced the ring and the rest is history." Read post

Elise and Luigi’s Stones of the Yarra Valley wedding

Stones of the Yarra Valley wedding with a mint vintage Chevy! Photography by Motta Weddings

In many ways a wedding can be likened to a stage production – all the planning, coordinating and making sure everyone knows their part. Maybe that’s why this couple, both professional actors, managed to pull off their Stones of the Yarra Valley wedding so flawlessly! Read post

Rachel Gilbert Autumn/Winter 2015

Rachel Gilbert Bridal 2015

We can always rely on Rachel Gilbert to bring a refreshing modernity to Australian bridal design, and this year’s Autumn/Winter collection is no exception. Read post

Rachel & Mike’s Boomerang Farm Wedding

Boomerang Farm wedding | Photography by The Wanderers

The lush rainforests and shadowy clearings of Boomerang Farm made for an enchanting outdoor cathedral, the perfect spot for Rachel and Mike's rustic wedding. With their family in tow, these honeys holidayed on the coast for the whole weekend, flying in Michael Gray of The Wanderers to capture it, tree-houses and all. Read post

Epic $35,000 Wedding Giveaway from Bursaria!

Win your wedding with Bursaria at The Refectory, Weribee Park

We love a wedding giveaway and they don’t get much bigger than this! To celebrate their stunning new venue, the talented team at Bursaria is offering one incredibly lucky couple the chance to win a free (yes, that's FREE) wedding, valued at $35,000! Read post

Nick & Sophie’s Laid Back Forest Wedding

A laidback Australian farm wedding | photography by At Dusk

When Sophie and Nick’s guests received a wedding invitation asking them to “please wear your gumboots” they probably suspected that this would be no ordinary wedding. At Dusk Photography captured their laid back day, which started in a rainforest and ended in a paddock. Read post

Tahmina & Michael’s Vibrant Industrial Wedding

A vibrant industrial wedding with Middle Eastern influence at PSAS, Fremantle | Photography by Keeper Creative

When cyclonic winds and flood warnings were issued the day before Tahmina and Michael’s wedding, it took a committed team of vendors to weave their magic, masterfully bringing the outdoors in for this vibrant affair at the industrial Pakenham Street Art Space. Read post

Memories in Motion


I'll admit I have a couple of small regrets from my own wedding. The first – allowing it to fly by (as it inevitably does) without taking some quiet time with my new husband. The second – not having a videographer to capture it all! Read post

Truvelle to visit Australia

Unique wedding dresses by Truvelle Bridal

Modern brides listen up! If ombre lace, edgy cuts and glittering hems sound like music to your unconventional ears, then you’re in for a treat. Contemporary Canadian bridal label, Truvelle is coming down under in a limited series of trunk shows in Australia and New Zealand. Read post