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Courtney & Damian’s Byron Bay Barn Wedding

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Courtney & Damian

It was an Autumn day when Courtney & Damian celebrated their Byron Bay barn wedding. With a backdrop of rolling green hills, the duo said their vows with a vibe that was as relaxed and as intimate as the early morning yoga session the bride started the day with. Captured by Florido Weddings it was pure beauty from the moment the sun rose over the beach until it set over the hills.

The bride started the day on the beach, remembering “I organised for a friend to do a yoga session on the beach in the morning with all the women – it was so awesome to wake up walk down and have a couple of hours just chilling with friends on the beach and doing something physical. Then we had coffee and breakfast at the Roadhouse.”

“I had the gorgeous Katie Reeve who’s the head of education and creative at Toni and Guy do my hair on the day – we’d worked together before and she has this great energy and works so well under pressure – a wedding was nothing compared to 20 models for a fashion show!”

The bride chose Strateas.Carlucci to make her wedding gown with a change into a  Rachel Gilbert gown for the reception and  Bec and Bridge jumpsuit for dancing, She tells “I  was heading up the Australian Fashion Chamber (a peak industry body for fashion designers in Australia) so I picked a designer who I love from Melbourne – Strateas.Carlucci (two awesome boys whose work has enormous integrity and is designed, cut, finished beautifully always with a bit of edge to it.)

I also borrowed a dress from Rachel Gilbert for dinner and a Camilla and Marc white jumpsuit for dancing! I figured I’m in the industry so I should make the most of it!

I also asked all the guests to wear Australian design and support the industry.”

“We walked down the aisle together – we felt it was more us and no-one was really giving me away – but the Father of the Bride played the song “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” so in a creative way he gave away the bride through music.

When I lived overseas he played it to me on a ukulele one time and I just cried. He’s a great musician and it was a glorious day with that afternoon movie-star light flowing in.”

The couple chose a private property for their wedding, next door to where the bride grew up. “We chose Byron because that’s where I grew up but also because Damian loves it and we want to move back to live there at some point. It’s also breathtakingly beautiful and a good place for guests to be able to get accommodation and feel like they got a bit of a break too.

We were really lucky in that my parent’s old neighbours gave us their property to use – it’s not a wedding venue and they have refused subsequent requests. So it meant a lot to be looking out on a valley I tramped through as a kid and that was really magical for us.”

Imogen Guest officiated the ceremony, Courtney noting “We kicked off with an excerpt from the Shakespeare play – Much Ado About Nothing – which I suppose sounds a bit highfalutin but made everyone sit up and really enjoy the ceremony. We had a friend be our officiant and she threw in a few jokes, was perfectly serious in all the right moments and was perfect. She’s an amazing artist and really creative so she added a lovely feel in front of this magnificent backdrop of the valley.

Damian’s mum is from Chile so she also read a poem by the famous Chilean poet Pablo Neruda.”

The couple made sure to give a nod to their background. “We had Damian’s mum there reading in Spanish. His dad is from Egypt so we also had a few little allusions to that like an Arabic chill tent with carpets and cushions behind the shed.”

Of their photographer, the bride remembers “Callie was born a day apart from my sister in the Byron hospital and was like a 2nd sister to me… so I knew her really well even though we don’t live in the same city together. I work in fashion so there were a few photographers I was sounding out but I love Callie’s work – it’s really creative and has a funky edge to it so it’s not just wedding and cheesy. She also has a fun professional attitude and worked so hard on the night to capture all the right moments while still looking like she had a bit of fun.”

Courtney remembers “We loved thinking about how made it a representation of us – thinking about the things we really cared about and how we could portray that in our wedding. I also loved the creative part of making things. We also both love to entertain our friends and make sure people have a great time – it was so cool to do this on a level we never have before…”

Courtney purchased blooms from Jumping Red Ant for the floral arrangements, noting “I got colourful bunches of roses for the tables from the Jumping Red Ant guys at the Byron Farmers markets  and then I got bunches of Gum foliage, White Proteas, Thistles (sea holly), Lisianthus, Columbian roses, Wax flowers, white filler flowers, and white snap dragons to make the guys’ pins, flower girls’ headpieces and bouquets which I did on the morning.”

The bride made little trinkets for the guests. “I’m a hobby ceramicist and I made 120 ceramic candles for everyone to take one home. I also did little ceramic name tags for everyone.”

The wedding was filled with Courtney & Damian’s favourite people “The bridal party included my sister (who I managed to get into a dress for a rare moment), and my close friends Cristina and Daisy. Cristina had just given birth to her first girl 5 weeks prior and lives in WA so made an awesome effort!

Damian had his three close mates – Jamie, Chris and Brent.

We also made our friend Lockie Harris the MC and had speeches by Amit Sign and Clare Penrose who were a big part of when we first got together.”

Food and wine were of huge importance to the couple, who chose Francisco’s Table to cater their event. The bride remarking “We had this Argentinian guy – Francisco’s Table who does these fun pop up lunches around the region. He always stands up at the beginning of the meal and talks about where the food is from and how it was put together. We really wanted that for our wedding to celebrate the good regional food. The mushroom gnocchi was unbelievable and people are still raving about it.

One of our friends is a wine wholesaler and he did the wine lists, bringing in all the bits of our life into the wine like a champagne from France where I studied and wine from Canberra where we met. He also walked through the characteristics and his methodology.”

“Damian’s speech was hilarious, made a bunch of people cry, talked about his mum coming out from Chile and what politics meant for her – I had so many people tell me it was the best they’ve heard – he had the tone, the timing everything down pat.”

Of the first dance, the bride tells “We chose Stand by Me which the Cuban guys had played when Damian proposed – it’s just the song that found us. We thought about a few others and we just kept on coming back to that one.”

Rusty Miller Music played all night, the bride remembering “We had the best band! Renee Simone is this awesome woman with Jamaican heritage who’s got so much groove in her you can’t keep up… she was on the dance floor herself and when the band packed up she turned into the DJ – so good!”

And then the dancing began! Says Courtney “We had Peppe an Italian pizza guy set up a wood-fired oven for around 10 pm just when everyone started getting hungry again (or before they got too drunk!) – that was a really good idea!”

Congratulations on your marriage Courtney and Damian! Thank you for sharing your beautiful day with us. Thank you also to Florido Weddings for sharing today’s gorgeous celebration!

Photographer: Florido Weddings / Cinematographer: Sylvain Grolleau / Bride's Dress: Strateas.Carlucci / Bride's Reception Dress: Rachel Gilbert / Bride's Jumpsuit: Bec and Bridge / Bride's Jewellery: Sarina Suriano / Groom's Attire: Strateas.Carlucci / Groomsmen Attire: Jac & Jack / Bridesmaid Dresses: Aje / Bridesmaid Dresses: Bui / Flowers: Jumping Red Ant / Invitations & Stationery: Nowhere Famous / Venue: Private Property / Ceremony Officiant: Imogen Guest / Musicians: Rusty Miller Music / Catering: Francisco's Table / Wedding Cake: Byron Bay Cake Boutique / Wedding Ring: Sarah & Sebastian
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Christina & Roy’s Sweet Montrose Country Wedding

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Christina & Roy

Christina and Roy’s wedding day was a result of years of stories. Stories of love that never gave up, of standing by each other during the downright awful times, of reconnecting after years apart, of never giving up. So as much as today’s wedding, captured beautifully by  Jonathan David is filled with everything that sums up a sweet Montrose country wedding, the stories that have brought them both to this day, are worth your attention.

Roy and Christina share their (very epic!) story “We met when we were teenagers. Both our families had newly come into a church where we still go today. I (Roy) remember being a 17-year-old (with the maturity of a 14-year-old) praying a prayer to find the one that I could do life with and serve God with. And it wasn’t long before my eyes were caught by Christina – she found people who were lonely and she would sit and befriend them. A week later we volunteered at a fundraiser together and just as kids we had fun. I think my heart was sold then and I knew I wanted to marry her.

I (Christina) remember praying as a 14-year-old for a love that was worth fighting for and soon enough began to see the heart in Roy and his love for people and I think that’s where it all began. We never dated, we never talked, we never held hands or made much eye contact but we loved each other. We were just kids but it was the time where a look or a smile would make your heart burn for a month. We became high school sweethearts from a distance but growing up with conservative parents and conflicting cultures meant that our infatuations couldn’t really take flight over 2 years.

Unfortunately, my (Roy) parents struggled to see a future with Christina, but growing up on romantic ideals of being set apart for ‘the one’ mixed with the fuel of disapproval meant our fire, despite being secret and separate, still grew stronger. I (Roy) seeing the toll that this took on Christina, while I felt different, thought it would be best for us both to drop whatever we had (which wasn’t much at the time but felt like the world) and communicated and resolved to let it all go and we entered the dark years – a time where we knew it was best to not open up to each other but wanting to do so at the same time.

A while after, I left for a year for a placement in Lismore with med school and managed to move on, never got friendly with any other girls  but in that time I settled it in myself that when I got back to Sydney and felt any hint of attraction for Christina that I’d be all in. Fast forward a year – we’re both independent, have moved on and are plodding along in life. I start running into Christina here and there and she was hotter than ever! The way she held herself and the way she talked and the way she respected herself had changed and was super attractive and I wanted in. We had the luck of being able to talk for the first time without all the pressures of teenage angst and they became some landmark conversations which just sealed the deal and gave me the resolve do whatever it took to get this girl. I knew it was going to take consistent and unrelenting signals to build trust because of what had happened.

It took me two months to get a yes out of her, and it was only after her Dad, noticing what was going down, sat Christina down and convinced her to give me a chance. I’ll never forget the day, it was my birthday and we had the warmest conversation over blueberry pancakes and ended up walking the rocks at Coogee while having the girl of my dreams say yes to me for the first time. Two and a half years later and a little more convincing she said yes to marrying me.”

The bride purchased her gown second hand by  Allure Bridal on a classified website, noting “Since I was 16, I knew I wanted a dress that featured a low back and buttons running down and for the whole dress to be lace. I never actually went bridal dress shopping I only researched dresses and prices online and to be honest the online process was disheartening in itself. We had a tight budget for the dress and I knew the design and style I wanted would exponentially exceed our budget. So I turned to alternate methods. And there it was a lace, lower back dress with buttons and a train in my size for only $500. The dress already came dry cleaned so all I had to was make some alterations. Wearing a pre-loved dress didn’t dampen the bridal experience but rather I was quite proud of myself for snapping up such a bargain that was guilt free. At the end of the day, I wanted to wear the dress and not let the dress wear me, I believe this simple elegant dress helped me accomplish that.”

The bride walked down the aisle with her father to Wagner’s Bridal Chorus.

Roy and Christina chose a church ceremony at St John’s Anglican Church Camden, noting “Our main aim was to find a church that would cater for a large number of people, and for us, this was around 200 people and also for us to be able to bring our own minister. We’d both grown up with our pastors playing a large role in our lives so having them marry us was non-negotiable. We were also looking for a church that was halfway between Western Sydney and Sutton Forrest where we were set on having our reception. We loved the church. It had a traditional feel, was well lit, had a beautiful ceiling and stained glass windows. The guys at St. John’s Anglican were incredible! Their wedding coordinator, Christene was so helpful and we had the added wonder of Liam, their organist and the sound tech who played the 150-year-old pipe organ for the processional and recessional, and coordinated any music on the day, as well as church bells ringing as we exited the church as husband and wife. The weather turned up for us on the day despite a rainy forecast so we were able to serve morning tea outside the church, and the grounds and shade from the trees catered perfectly for this.”

“For both of us, the wedding ceremony was a huge part of the day and it was a deeply significant and spiritual moment. We both felt that without God we wouldn’t be standing at the altar together so we wanted to honour that fact and also honour the family and community that had supported us up until that point. It had been an incredibly difficult year – my (Roy) Dad had passed away tragically from complications during open heart surgery. He was loved by all so it was a massive and unexpected loss for us. Our story is one of overcoming barriers and adversity and working through pain but regardless we wanted it to feel like a timeless celebration like a victory had been won. We wanted to look back on the day and hold a dear memory and have a moment we could stand on for our marriage. Our reading was from Song of Solomons chapter 2 verse 10-13 which we thought tied into our story really well.”

“We felt it was important to involve our family and friends in as many aspects as we could since we owe it to so many people for helping us to be where we are. So with each section or detail we tried to include people and honour them, and we found that a lot of people were so glad to be a part of the day. We put a lot of focus in the ceremony and some of the special parts of this included songs led by a couple of our friends, a special tribute to Roy’s Dad and a minute’s silence for him, and a time for communion and prayer.”

There were plenty of cultural elements present in the day – including cake! “Part of Sri Lankan culture meant that it was important for us to involve a red sari – which meant a presentation and a dress change and plenty of colour. Roy’s grandmother also prepared a traditional Sri Lankan wedding ‘rich’ cake as favours for the guests so that was pretty special too.”

The couple chose Montrose House for their reception. “This would have been the last venue on our list for the Southern Highlands that we were happy to go ahead with. We already looked at something like 20 places prior to seeing Montrose, and we’d seen photos, but the moment we walked in, we fell in love with the place. It was hidden away, out of the hustle and bustle of Sydney and was full of green, with open lawns and these aged trees that overlooked the property. The barn and the cottage were nestled away in great locations and it was the place where my (Christina) ideas could come to life. Bruce and Fiona again were amazing, they were helpful and encouraging and we got the pleasure of experiencing Fiona’s mean berry pies, with berries from the property. We couldn’t have asked for more from a venue as we had the Friday to set up, the Saturday to party and the Sunday to clean up, so for a largely DIY wedding, this was perfect! We had some family stay on the property at the cottage which was a nice treat for everyone. The barn where we had reception seated 120 easily, and then because of the feel of the property, we kept the doors open throughout so people were flowing in and out as they pleased. The grounds were incredible for photos and our photographer surprised us by taking us to some locations which we hadn’t seen before on the property, for couple shots. All in all, we’re huge fans of Montrose, and we’re so happy that we can go back and stay at the cottage and relive some precious memories.”

Of their photographer, the bride remembers “After being to a few weddings, we started thinking about what kind of a photographer we would like to have on our day. One thing we really didn’t want was having to cater for the photographer, we didn’t want to chase people to take group photos or communicate what the photographer is saying to family members and friends. As you can see from our photos, it had culture, colour and many different dynamics at play so we simply wanted someone that understood all these aspects and alleviated the stress of juggling all of it on a wedding day. After searching and searching, we stumbled upon Jonathan David Photography and I simply loved his profile of gentle and beautiful sunset photos. His photos are just classic, elegant and each couple’s photos were unique. When we contacted him, we just sensed a warmth and we went with our gut feeling and though our budget was tight, we knew that this was an investment we wanted to make and we’ve never looked back.”

“There’s this amazing photo of the both of us holding hands and running! It’s a beautiful and playful photo, that I think shows our personalities and relationship.”

Guests enjoyed a feast by Chef In Your Kitchen, the newlyweds remembering “Kelly and ‘Chef’ were absolute lifesavers. Kelly has a wealth of knowledge and was amazing from start to finish. She was patient with us as we were trying to wrap our heads around so many details and she would always respond and answer any inquiries we had. We forgot 40L of juice on the day and she sorted it on the spot and did a great job decorating my wedding cake on the day last minute and I’m sure did a million other things that I’m blissfully unaware of.”

“Roy’s uncle from France, who came down for the wedding bought us a 1.5L bottle of champagne from the city of Champagne in France. He was opening the bar so we thought we might make a spectacle of opening the bottle and so in front of everyone he was about to open the bottle and for some reason he shook the bottle a bit too hard, and it slipped and fell and the bottle smashed immediately. And that’s the story of how 120 people never got to taste champagne from Champagne. The waiters loved it though and thought it was hilarious and they were pretty good about cleaning the mess up.”

“There were a few seating areas but my favourite was right outside the barn – we hired two French provincial chairs an old trunk that was stationed outside the reception barn. I thought it really worked with the backdrop of the trees and the barn, and I was happy to see the guests enjoy it throughout the night too.”

The bride’s favourite part of planning was styling it all! She remarks “It was definitely all things styling – I can be a stubborn creative so this where I have to give a big shout out to my amazing and supportive husband. I hadn’t been dreaming about the details all my life so it was genuinely fun and exciting to make my Pinterest boards and mix and play and have a brief and work within the budget and produce something beautiful and memorable.”

The bride worked with Floreale on the floral arrangements for the day, remembering “The flowers I chose for the day were white lisianthus, white roses, white wax flowers and greenery to fill. The bouquet was made by the florist and I was going for something that was natural and earthy but still was elegant and ethereal and she was on point. At the reception, I draped ivy from the ceiling’s fairy lights and hung assorted greenery from rose gold features.”

The romantic first dance was a lot slower, than the fun of a choreographed bridal party entrance,  the bride remembering “We shared our first dance to ‘Angel of Mine’ by Monica. We’d both grown up on slow jams and this was one of the songs that helped tell our story so we couldn’t go past it. We kept it pretty simple but that was us.”

Congratulations on your marriage Christina and Roy! Thank you for sharing your wonderful stories with us! Thank you also to Jonathan David for sharing today’s beautiful day.

Photographer: Jonathan David / Bride's Dress: Allure Bridal / Bride's Reception Dress: Nicholas / Bride's Jewellery: Swarovski / Bride's Jewellery: Forever New / Bride's Jewellery: Lovisa / Bride's Shoes: Windsor Smith / Bride's Veil/Hair Accessories: Bell Bridal Cabramatta / Bridesmaid Dresses: Asos / Bridesmaid Shoes: Sheriton Shoes / Getting Ready Robes: Etsy / Groom's Attire: Politix / Groom's Shoes: Windsor Smith / Hairstylist: Niki Simpson / Makeup Artist: Niki Simpson / Flowers: Floreale / Ceremony Venue: St John's Anglican Church Camden / Ceremony Officiant: Pastor Graeme Fitzgerald / Reception Venue: Montrose House / Rental Furniture: Fresh Style Creative / Rental Furniture: GoHire / Rental Furniture: Bowral Co-Op (Trading) Ltd / Catering: Chef In Your Kitchen / Wedding Cake: Joanna Ta / Engagement Ring: James Allen / Wedding Ring: James Allen / DJ: DJ Jonnie / Wedding Website: Phos Collective

Romantically Elegant Garden Wedding Ideas

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There is a special colour that the Australian countryside takes on. A hue of sage green, of gold, of pale greys and today’s shoot of romantically elegant garden wedding ideas, capture those misty magic ones in a beautifully inspired way.

With photographer Michael Boyle Photography capturing every detail, Decorations by Jelena styling up a storm and creating the lush floral arrangements, Leena Ratanjirani  creating a modern stationery suite, The Vintage Kitchen lending her cutlery and crockery for the elegant table and model Jess Waddell dressing in a gown from Ivory and Lace, with jewels by  Samantha Wills and makeup by Sydney Beauty Haus the team took to Tumbling Waters Retreat,

With a colour palette of pale grey, sage green and touches of gold the shoot was filled with details that encapsulated the classic romantic vibe. Chair garlands made of olive branches hung from gold Chiavari chairs, elegant pale grey linens draping gently over the table, pops of sage green popping from a lush, bloom filled bouquet and the understated styling of the look playing up that natural beauty of the concept.

Dani of Decorations by Jelena noting “The style of our shoot is a touch Australiana with a nod to classic elegance. Something we hope to see more of, it’s a blend of neutral warm tones, textured soft linen and polished crystal ware. It’s what we see when we think of a young modern couple getting hitched with the effortless simplicity that flows on from the style of gown to the chosen crockery and cutlery.”

Photographer: Michael Boyle Photography / Bride's Dress: Ivory and Lace / Bride's Jewellery: Samantha Wills / Venue: Tumbling Waters Retreat, Stanwell Tops / Styling: Decorations by Jelena / Flowers: Decorations by Jelena / Rentals: The Vintage Kitchen / Invitations & Stationery: Leena Ratanjirani / Makeup Artist: Sydney Beauty Haus / Model: Jess Waddell

Joanne & Matthew’s Classically Glamorous Perth Wedding

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Joanne & Matthew

Joanne and Matthew planned their classically glamorous Perth wedding to feature many personal (and fun!) details throughout the day. From the beautifully designed gowns to the donut dessert bar, we are smitten with this gorgeous celebration! Bianca Kate Photography was on hand to capture every stunning detail.

Starting out as friends has ended very happily for our bride and groom, with Joanne telling, ”Matt and I met through my cousin Maria. We had been friends for many years before officially becoming a couple in 2010. It was when Matt lost his licence and I was driving him around to catch up with mutual friends that we began to hang out more often. As they say, the rest is history!”

Wanting a dress that would reflect her style and personality, Joanne was thrilled with Zanzis Couture. She remembers, ”When I met Jennifer she took to the time to know me and to understand my style and what I was thinking. She understood the importance of creating a gown that was just for me. I knew I wanted something a little different but something still classic. As soon as I decided the base colour would be nude tulle, it all started from there. I trusted Jennifer’s expertise and with every fitting we created the beautiful gown I have today.” And in choosing some favourite details of the day, Joanne says, ”I’d have to say my Sophia Webster Evangeline Angel Wing heels, and the creating of my wedding dress and designing of the bridesmaid dresses from Champagne Couture.”

Keeping their attire traditional, the groom and groomsmen wore black suits with white shirts, and accessorised with a black bow tie from Tony Barlow Formal hire.

Joanne recalls of the May day, ”It was quite hot (reaching 38 degrees!), so although there was air-conditioning in the church it was still really warm. My family and I are all quite emotional and so we agreed, as hard as it would be, no tears. We also didn’t want to ruin our incredible make-up! Surprisingly we all did really well, and it was a very joyful atmosphere. Our ceremony was held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Hilton, as this was the school church we had been to when we were younger.” The bride was walked down the aisle by her father to an instrumental version of ‘Bitter Sweet Symphony’ by The Verve.

Having built good relationships with their chosen vendors, Joanne couldn’t have been happier with how the day turned out. She shares, ”All of our vendors were really amazing. I took the time to research and meet everyone who was going to be a part of our special day. Everyone was so incredibly helpful and easy to work with, we were very lucky.” And particularly fond of Bianca Kate Photography, the bride raves, ”Bianca was just amazing. I couldn’t have asked for a better photographer! Matt isn’t a fan of taking photos, so I wasn’t sure how it was all going to go. However Bianca made us feel so comfortable, I just felt like she was part of the bridal party. I couldn’t have been happier!

Creating a beautiful day was linked closely with the gorgeous blooms that would be arranged, and Joanne was delighted with the results. She shares, ”I worked with the wonderful Nakita at Touched By Angels to create the beautiful arrangements we had. I wanted quite loose arrangements with a lot of greenery, and chose roses in dusty pinks, deep reds and latte tones. These are colours I have always loved, and that remind me of my beautiful Nonna.”

As family was such an important part of the bride and groom’s day, they honoured Joanne’s two Nonna’s with beautiful heirlooms. The bride tells, ”My two Nonna’s were very special to me. Unfortunately they both passed away whilst we were planning the wedding, so I wanted to include them in as much of the day as I could. I had a pair of rosary beads and a beautiful rose brooch from both Nonna’s featured in my bridal bouquet. My Nonna Ferraro would wear the rose brooch to weddings, so my mum thought it would be a special piece to feature in my own.”

Wanting the day to be special for all their guests, Joanne says, ”I’m very much about the little hidden details. I think this is what makes a wedding personal and interesting. I included a lot of little details, from the church booklets to the personal bonbonnieres. I’m also a huge Disney fan, so I had Disney detailing throughout. The signing pen, cake top, ring pillow, and kids wedding favours were all Disney influenced.” Finding a reception venue was easy for the couple, with Joanne sharing, ”We fell in love with the State Reception Centre at Fraser’s Restaurant. It has a great reputation for good food and is a beautiful location that is central and looks over the city.”

Recalling the highlight of the evening, Joanne tells, ”Let me tell you about my mum and her dance solo. My mum is very quiet and shy, and doesn’t like the limelight. Her two favourite songs in the world are ‘Footloose’ by Kenny Loggins and ‘Cotton Eye Joe’ by Rednex. Of course, I requested these two songs to the DJ, and when the first song came on my mum let loose on the dance floor. Everyone was in awe of her dancing,  this little lady was the centre of attention dancing up a storm! The highlight of a night we will never forget.” The bride and groom danced their first dance as husband and wife to ‘You’re My Best Friend’ by The Once.

Congratulations to our stunning bride and groom on your gorgeous wedding day, and thank you for sharing it with us! A special thank you also to Bianca Kate Photography for your beautiful photographs!

Photographer: Bianca Kate Photography / Bride's Dress: Zanzis Couture / Bride's Shoes: Sophia Webster / Bridesmaid Dresses: Champagne Couture / Bridal Robes: Peter Alexander / Groom's Attire: Tony Barlow Formal hire / Groomsmen Attire: Tony Barlow Formal hire / Flowergirl's Attire: Tutu Du Monde / Hairstylist: Maria Caruso / Hairstylist: Head Studio / Makeup Artist: Holly Garvey MUA / Invitations & Stationery: Nestle and Porter / Ceremony Venue: Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Hilton / Flowers & Decor: Touched By Angels / Reception Venue: Fraser's Restaurant / Reception Decor: Balloons By Beth / Wedding Ring: Sinclairs Jewellers / DJ: Simply Entertainment / Rentals: Perth Dance Floors / Cinematographer: Neni Films