If you have an aversion to floral bouquets, I have something a little different for you today! We’re honoured to be joined by Isabella Armstrong of brooch bouquet design business Design Me Vintage. Isabella creates unique and different bouquets using antique and vintage brooches. She joins us today to share the secrets behind her craft.
Happy Monday lovely readers! Did you have a nice weekend? We have a bit of news coming up later today that I cannot wait to share! It’s always a lovely morning when we can say a big wow to our vendors – the ones who keep the lights on and keep our creative juices flowing
Jasmin & Kerry A sweet vintage style love shoot today! If you’re going to use props in your shoot with your loved one, I’m a big fan of using things in shoots that mean something to you. If you’re travelers, maps & globes might hold a special place, or postcards from your trips. If you’re
I have a love of beautiful paper and what I have for you today is nothing short of art! Yulia Brodskaya is a Russian born paper artist who creates the most stunning paper creations. I remember growing up I had my own quilling tool and thought it was pretty fancy to curl a flower or
Michelle and Brad’s high tea wedding Photo by Michelle-Leigh Photography Ah! The end of another long week! We have a big weekend planned for Polka Do Bride and I’ve been waiting for this time for what feels like forever! Apart from that, I have a big weekend personally planned! What are you up to friends?
Image from Gorgeous Gift Registries Giving gifts to the newly married couple is a tradition that is almost as old as marriage itself. For a guest, one of the most daunting things can be what to buy the bride and groom. It is said that one of the earliest gifts for newlyweds was food. The couple would be
Inspired by the fresh and romantic colour of these gorgeous blush roses, these sweet wedding creations were styled for a recent Petal & Pod photo shoot. Teamed with mini daisies, bouvadia jasmine, wax flower buds and dusty miller foliage, the combination is fresh, romantic and feminine and achieves that “just put together” whimsical look. A
Sigrid and Edward There is something about marrying in the city – a romance about it that doesn’t quite occur in a field or on a farm. Maybe it’s because you have to create your own little love bubble in the city – to envelope yourselves in the hustle and bustle of the typically busy
What you will need: Patterned paper Pencil Envelope template or an old envelope Tape or glue Eraser Scissors Glittered cardstock (craft shop) Craft punch Hole punch Old stamps A4 label sheet Step 1 Use the envelope template (I found mine on Etsy) and trace the shape onto the patterned paper with your pencil. You can
Belinda and Joel Vintage inspired and Noosa are not normally two words I place together, but today’s wedding is such a delightful one, such a mix of vintage and new, heartfelt and joyous and a beautiful wedding to envelope yourself in. It’s full of vintage touches, the couple’s own modern style and unique loves. Belinda
I have a bit of a crush on the Maldives – you see, it’s rare to see such crystal blue waters and such vast expanses of well, nothing. I think the romanticism of it all draws me in – especially on busy work days! Cocoa Island, located on South Malé Atoll, is a highlight of
Gone are the days where one wears a veil to feel like a bride! With the array of stunning hairpieces available on the market, it’s easy to pop something truly special into your hair and create your own look that reflects your personal style. Rosalind Grace of newly launched Canberra brand Grace Designs understands this
I’ve always been a fan of Georg Jensen (perhaps the wonderful in-store experience I had years ago contributed to it?). Their sense of design never fails to impress and inspire me and with their launch of additions to the Georg Jensen Henning Koppel collection – which feature a chronograph and dual time watch, I had
Robyn and Curt I can’t imagine ever getting sick of weddings – it’s a little like meeting a wonderful new couple and telling their story every single time. From the lavish, formal affairs, to heartfelt celebrations in the country. Each story has something different, something special and unique . Todays is as special as any