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A few years ago, my partner and I wandered into a random gallery in Adelaide. I fell in love with it’s unique creations.I was particularly enamoured with some gorgeous ceramics (perfect for ice cream or soup to surprise your guests) with whimsical phrases on them. They were quite unexpected and I wish I’d bought a

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The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved, loved for ourselves, or rather loved in spite of ourselves. -Victor Hugo

A few months ago, with the intention of writing this entry I trekked down to Bunnings (for those not playing along from Australia, Bunnings is a handyman type mega store with everything from nails, to sinks, to plants, to BBQs and paint) and with the thought of my previous entry on the beautiful colours used

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Laura over at Soiree Special Events posted about a website called Sullatips. Created by ex-bride Sulla(aka bride Jennifer Mendelsohn/aka sister of Matt Mendelsohn) Sullatips contains tips to guide you through those Bridezilla moments and keep your feet planted firmly on the ground.I loved reading her articles and think they’re a great tool for any bride

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Bloom sells the most gorgeous fabrics- perfect for wedding gowns and the like, and they’re having a sale!Bloom Fabrics Spring Sale 20%-70% Off All Stock Reduced For 8 days only, all fabrics are a minimum 20% off, some up to a massive 70% off. Hurry in for savings on bridal, special occasion and haute couture

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Don’t forget the Magnolia Square Christmas markets! This years Christmas fair is in a larger venue and will include even more gorgeous stalls (over 65!) There’s a cafe this year catered by Ed Dixon Food Design.I heard a rumour Lark Designs has some very cute Christmas decorations this year, so check them out alongside other

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My mother and I have a tradition we accidentally started a number of years ago. I saw a gorgeous Christmas angel and bought it for her. We got out all the angels she’d gotten over the years for Christmas and noticed she had a bit of a collection. So now, every year I add to

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I think this is a subject really easily confused… there is a big difference between your venue’s ‘wedding coordinator’ and a wedding coordinator you hire in separately.Check out this post by planning…forever (she’s a wedding planner, she’s the expert!) on the subject.One of her excellent points:– An onsite wedding coordinator is responsible for their venue,

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Betsey Johnson started designing clothes in the 70s and has been dancing around the fashion field ever since. After winning a competition to be guest editor of Mademoiselle Magazine in 1964, Betsey stepped into the glamorous world of fashion and soon after started designed for brand Paraphernalia. After moving around the fashion world, she finally

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The readers of this blog know I’m a bit of a vintage addict and so I’m excited about The Bridal Wishlist’s Vintage Week!Everything vintage is going to be talked about this week providing a ton of inspiration for vintage brides, from dresses to textiles to rare finds! So pop over the The Bridal Wishlist and enjoy!

Pink beaded lace and tulle invitation with envelopeIsn’t that a gorgeous name for a business? I wish I’d been that creative!Rouba Alamein founded Angels Dreaming eight years ago in a a backyard shed and has now expanded!Angels Dreaming has long been a favourite of many brides. I remember their first website involved a very vibrant

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I’ve written previously about the Trash The Dress concept and I knew Vanessa over at Wildberry showcased some of her shots. Now there’s a Trash The Dress site just for Australia!I love the concept of TTD (or a more subtle name if you want to go that way) the idea of the feeling it gives

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Christmas has certainly started to make its appearance in the shops (and  it isn’t all doom and gloom for those of us who haven’t done enough of their shopping!) It’s also a great time to pick up bits and pieces for your wedding! From twinkle lights, to cute little favours, to centrepieces it all comes

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A Prosperity BlessingMay you be blessed with an amazingly abundant day today!May the clouds break and the heavens pour down upon you more joy, more love, more laughter and more money than you could have ever dreamed of.May the sun shine its golden light of prosperity through every cell of your extraordinary body.May you be

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I did it. I caved. I made my first etsy purchase. I’d love to share it with you but I fear the person receiving it may read this entry and discover my gorgeous find.The problem is I haven’t left the site since, I’ve been searching random terms convincing myself this is a really great way

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