Being a marriage celebrant and celebrating happiness and love must be one of the best jobs in the world. Melissa Polimeni – Marriage Celebrant is one of the lucky people who seems to enjoy every aspect of her profession and puts her heart and soul into crafting ceremonies that are as individual as you are.
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Before you put on that dreamed of and carefully selected gown, there is nothing nicer than spending a relaxing morning with your close friends and Mum being spoiled with a gorgeous makeup and hair style that enhances your individuality and ensures you are camera ready. Carla of Carla Dyson Makeup brings loads of commercial and
Cara and Jamie of Brisbane City Celebrants make a great team. Not only are they a duo in real life, they are also both marriage celebrants. Bringing to their profession a warmth and enthusiasm, which is reflected in the ceremonies they perform, Cara and Jamie are also passionate about working with others in the profession
Surrounding Melbourne are food producers, vineyards, artisan food makers and the history of the gold rush days. So it is thrilling that right on our doorstep are two wedding venues that make the most of the surrounding landscape – Bellinzona and Cleveland Winery. Both venues have their beginnings in the 1800’s and exude tradition and
With this grand building’s rich history of being formerly the Naval and Military Club in the early 1900’s and then the famous Mietta’s in the 1980’s, this venue has been reborn as Alfred Place under the skillful stewardship of Neil Perry’s Rockpool Events & Catering. Now a dedicated event space, these beautifully decorated rooms are
I once read that photography is painting with light, colour and perspective – all the things that a painting done in a studio possesses. But it is the immediacy and the moments that are fleeting, captured when they happen, that is the magic of photography. Jodie of Merge Photography talks about using the light to
It can be a time consuming and oh so daunting process trying to find a band for your wedding day. Deciding on the music for the different parts of the day, the songs to choose, how many band members you should decide on – the list goes on and on. Jake and his fellow band
I think it helps to be ‘a hopeless romantic’ when you’re a celebrant. Surrounded by love on one of the best days of anyone’s life you can’t help but be inspired and touched by the bridal couple’s love story and the love that surrounds them from family and friends. Sarah of Sarah Aird Civil Celebrant
Keeping your memories of your wedding day alive through the magic of the moving image is so different to your wedding day moments captured in a photograph. Each gives you something different, personal and emotional, and Tin Drum Photography and Cinematography can assist you with both mediums. From fleeting moments captured in still images, to
Chic Rustique is a wedding planning, styling, florist and hire service all rolled into one business. You would think that would be rather a challenge for one person, but Miriam thrives on creating stunning events – whether they be a wedding or other celebration. Each bridal couple has their own story and Miriam is able
When you’re passionate about something don’t you think that it really shows? It crosses from your work into your life and everything that surrounds you. It’s infectious and that’s what Capture the Moment Photography is all about. From her wedding photography to her other passion projects Heartfelt and donating two shoots to cancer survivors, her
We are so inspired by our many talented wedding vendors and Kate from Celebrant Kate is no exception in the talent and enthusiasm stakes. Her sparkle for her job, for the bridal couples she guides through the ceremony and her ability to adapt the ceremony to fit your style is what makes her an engaging
Dripping with tradition, and a long history of learning reflected in the magnificent heritage buildings, the University of Sydney plays host to weddings and events with a touch of old world glamour. Situated within the precinct is HostCo the caterer for the many weddings and events held here, but far from being stuffy and uptight,
Let me introduce you to Jack Levi aka Wedding MC/Comedian Elliot Goblet. Elliot Goblet graced the screen in Hey, Hey Its Saturday and The Footy Show as well as comedy festivals and stand up comedy. As well as adding a good dose of laughs to your wedding formalities, he is a very capable wedding MC.
If you’ve been a long time reader of Polka Dot Bride, you’ll know that we just love our flowers around here. Basia of Basia Puchalski Floral Design designs everything from bouquets to garlands and flower crowns for your wedding using market fresh blooms and foliage. One of the nicest things about your wedding day is