Diana and Ben I love the modern industrial setting of this Sydney engagement session from photographer Lucy Leonardi Photography. The urban surrounds of Carriageworks setting the scene for their own personalised engagement story. Diana explaining, “With Ben being an architect and myself being an environmental planner, the urban environment is a big part of our
Lill & James I am a big fan of doing things your way and Lill and James lived that all the way with their wedding celebrations. They started off with a private ceremony at the registry office, before they took their favourite family and friends to a gorgeous town hall for a huge party the
Image by Vellum Studios Friends of mine are engaged and are at the beginning stages of their wedding planning. The bride is ready to lock and load, but the groom, well, he is after ‘something different’ for their wedding. This doesn’t come as a surprise however, as a number of couples are searching for that point of difference… that thing
This Cocktail Friday, we’re getting a little spicy with Flying Fish’s Carp Diem. The full-bodied Espolon Reposado tequila with vanilla and brown spice flavours is mixed back with Cointreau and ginger to create a long finish with bite! Served over ice, add a dash of Tabasco to turn up the heat! Ingredients: 45ml Espolon Reposado
Photo by Holly Prins via Emma and David’s Bohemian Chic Country Wedding I am this excited that it’s Friday! The patterned people are coming over today for a little bit of recipe development for a new feature we’re working on and I am more than excited to hang out with some of my favourite people.
Prue & Mat I am positively enchanted by the outdoor Trentham wedding of Prue and Mat – the flowers! The romance! The sneaky cigar moment! All set in a gorgeous, sweet country homestead in the beautiful Trentham and captured by Bobby Clark from Bobby & Tide. Prue tells their story. “We met at Mount Hotham
Seeing his bride walk down the aisle towards him was a memorable moment for Jason as he remembers his Gold Coast winter wedding to Sarah. “The most memorable moment for me was seeing Sarah standing at the entrance of the chapel with the afternoon sunlight behind her. Looking into her eyes while we both exchanged
I adore donuts! They are my weakness – a simple hot cinnamon donut any day of the week will do me just fine. I recently bought a mini-donut maker from Big W for under $20 and since then it has been a bit of a treat. I am still experimenting with flavours and recipes, so
These beautiful blue bridal ocean portraits caught our eye recently with their stunning ethereal feel. That stunning blue and silver gown and that bouquet work so beautifully with their surroundings. Our dream team of photographer Little Black Bow Photography, florist Miss Adams Florist, gown designer Tarese Klemens, makeup artist Steff Matheson and model Kerrie Anne
Ashleigh & Jarrad I love the element of surprise in so many modern day weddings and Ashleigh and Jarrad certainly encapsulated it all with their elegant surprise wedding. The couple invited guests to their combined engagement party and 30th birthday and surprised their guests by getting married. They worked with Georgia Wiggs to photograph their
Welcome to the island country of the Bahamas, a tropical paradise that you are sure to fall in love with! White sands, blue ocean and the warm sun are enough to make you never want to leave. Let’s see what the Bahamas has in store for us. Destination Number One: The Atlantis Resort. This luxurious
At Inglewood Inn, our mantra has always been that every wedding should be a unique and personal celebration that embody all of the bride’s and groom’s beliefs. When we were approached by a couple who were after an all vegan-friendly menu, we were all excited – particularly the chef – to work on something new and challenging.
Emma & David David and I met six years ago at a mutual friend’s birthday in Newtown. Good old Facebook played a part in fate as David had followed me online and thought that I was ‘pretty good-looking’ (his words!) He heard that I was going to be at this birthday and decided to go along.
Sharon & Nick When a wedding professional gets married, I’m always interested in how they’ll plan their day and when Sharon of Sharon Wee Creations crafted her colourful urban wedding with husband Nick and wedding stylist Form Over Function it was filled with delicious delicacies – an amazing cake table, edible terrariums, amazing flowers. But it
For Summer & Spring lovers, today I’m rounding up some of my favourite pastel and floral bridesmaid gowns to get you through the greyest of seasons. I love a pastel or floral print gown for warmer season weddings – especially when they make the most of the gorgeous blooms and greenery that so often play