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Luxurious Bridal Robes From Homebodii

by | Accessories, Bride

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There are few times you’ll be photographed and feeling as glam getting ready as you will on your wedding day and if you feel like your flannelette pyjamas are probably best relegated to the back of your drawer for this occasion then might I suggest a luxurious bridal robe from this new collection by Homebodii?

Just the ticket for a bride and her bridesmaids the Homebodii robes are in shades of bridal white and ivory, soft powder blues, pretty pastel pinks, fun floral prints and even a sophisticated black. Each robe is made from beautiful fabric to make you feel as glam as can be; beautiful laces, soft silk-satins and floaty chiffons. They’ll even embroider something special onto your robe if you want to make it truly custom!

Homebodii robes and lounge wear are available to purchase from their online store, their Gold Coast boutique or one of their many stockists.

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Alison and Tyson’s Rustic Romance Wedding

by | Australia - South Australia, Bride, Inspired Weddings,

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 This gorgeous wedding was deemed to be one of “rustic romance” by the newlyweds! The couple chose a gorgeous South Australian winery to say their I do’s, complete with an arbor they built to marry under! Every detail carefully considered, their love story was carefully told. Alison and Tyson chose Lucinda May Photography to capture the moments of their wedding day.

Alison says, “We met at our friends 16th birthday! And got married on our 8 year anniversary!”

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Alison chose a V neck wedding gown by Liza Emaunuele  and chose a dusty blue gown for her bridesmaids from Etsy.

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Blooming Bridal created floral arrangements of soft pastel blooms.

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Alison and Tyson chose Golding Winery for their wedding, remarking, “We wanted a rustic romantic wedding where there were vines and garden for our wedding and a barn for the reception all the in the same location for the convenience of guests’ travel. Golding Winery fitted right into our category and their wines are beautiful.”

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Alison chose ‘1000 Years’ by Christine Perri to walk down the aisle to.

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Alison remembers, “I loved the little details that happened on the day, as I walking down the aisle, there were a bunch of blue little birds flying around at the ceremony, it was such an amazing touch to the ceremony”. The couple chose Camille Abbott to perform the ceremony.

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Of their photographer, Alison remarks, “Lucinda May Photography style looks so natural and beautiful, she finds great lighting for when the capturing happens. Having our engagement shoot (included in the wedding package) really helped to know what to expect and helped us be more natural for on the wedding day. We just felt so comfortable around Lucinda, it felt like she wasn’t following us and Tyson & I were just spending time together before we joined the celebration with our guests.”

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The reception was lit up with masses of white paper lanterns and a backdrop of fairy lights. Alison and Tyson gifted each guest a jar of Apple Jam or Tomato Relish.

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The couple chose a cheese wedding cake from The Smelly Cheese Shop.

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Much of the decor was made by the bride and groom who note, “We loved the handmade props & decorations, made it more personal for us and everyone who attended. We enjoyed making and collecting them in the lead up to the wedding and was so special to see it all being put into place.” Everything from the signage, the lawn games, to the centrepieces and ceremony arbor was made by the couple.

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Of the first dance, Alison remembers, ” We danced to ‘If I ain’t got you’ by Alicia Keys. It was very special to us. We took on some dancing lessons to help us on our way as we were terrible dancers! We had so much fun dancing our routine, the twirling and dip/kiss were the highlights.”

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Congratulations on your marriage Alison and Tyson! Thank you for sharing the stories of your day with us! Thank you also to Lucinda May Photography for sharing today’s wedding with us!

Photographer: Lucinda May Photography / Bride’s Dress: Liza Emaunuele / Bride’s Shoes: Regina Sole Queen / Bride’s Jewelry: Etsy / Groom’s Attire: Peter Shearer / Groomsmen Attire: Peter Shearer / Bridesmaid Dresses: Etsy / Bridesmaid Shoes: Betts / Hairstylist: Mistyfy Beauty and Body / Makeup Artist: Debbie Tape / Flowers & Decor: Blooming Bridal / Venue: Golding Winery / Ceremony Officiant: Camille Abbott / Favors: Grandpa's Homemade apple Jam for the women & Homemade Tomato Relish for the men / Catering: La Dolce Vita Catering / Cheese Cake: The Smelly Cheese Shop / Wedding Rings: Mazzuchelli / Transport: Chariot Chauffeurs 0412 998 517 / Wedding Registry: Phil Hoffman

Rebekah and James’ Happy Summer Wedding

by | Australia - New South Wales, Bride, Inspired Weddings,

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Rebekah & James

The fun, romantic feeling behind today’s Summer wedding is evident through every photo. The couple’s beaming smiles despite the sweltering temperatures, the fun and love shown by the guests, the traditional dancing and singing that was so inherently part of the groom’s history and the ceremony itself. What a treat it is to share so much love and joy. Michael Gray of The Wanderers was there to capture every moment.

Rebekah tells the story of how she and James came to fall in love. “James and I met in high school and therefore grew up together, from children into adults. I remember the very first time that I saw James at my year 10 formal pre-drinks. He had a mullet at the back of his head, a mohawk on the top, and a fuzzy fringe in the front! He wore grey skinny jeans, a pink and blue striped tie, and had a blue steel pose plastered on his face for every photo! Honestly, I wasn’t so sure, but much has changed since then.”

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The groom started his day with a football game to loosen the nerves before dressing in his suit from the The Gentlemens Club.

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Rebekah started her day quietly, remembering, “I awoke at 6:30 on the morning of the wedding and sat on the verandah of my grandmother’s apartment looking out to Sydney Harbour. This was a very special 20 minutes of stillness where I was able to take deep breaths, read a passage from God’s word and prayerfully prepare for a very special day ahead. My mum and sister, bridesmaids and I then enjoyed a relaxed morning filled with laughs and joy as we had our make up and hair done, got dressed and were ready to leave.”

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Rebekah chose a gown by Louise Alvarez with her bridesmaids in teal dresses from Marcs.

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Rebekah and James were married at St Johns Uniting Church.

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For her walk down the aisle, Rebekah remembers, “We walked down the aisle to ‘Song Bird’ by Eva Cassidy. It was arranged and performed to perfection by my brother Alex Hone, and a band that he had pulled together for our service.”

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There was plenty of cultural homage paid to the wedding guests, Rebekah remembering, “The grooms’ family are from Tonga and therefore, we had a beautiful Tongan choir singing at the church.”

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Of their photographer, Rebekah says, “We found Michael Gray online and were so pleased to have him there to capture our day. He was cool, calm and collected going with the flow throughout the day.”

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Rebekah and James chose Athol Hall for their reception, noting, “I believe it was built as an officers’ dance hall in the 1880′s, and has a charming rustic appeal that we instantly fell in love with during our venue search.”

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Much of the decor was created by the bride, who remembers, “My father and I spent the nine months of engagement creating items for the day. My dad had a garage full of old wood that was then chopped and sanded down in order to create flower boxes for each of the tables at the reception. Wooden signs were painted; paper flowers were created, lace tablecloths sewn together. Each guest also had a name tag made from wooden scrabble pieces. I spent many days looking through op shops for pieces of lace, my father walked through many forests to find fallen trees and it all came together wonderfully to make our rustic DIY wedding a reality.”

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Boutierre Girls created a white wedding cake topped with fresh flowers.

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The Tongan tributes continued at the reception, where the groom and his cousins performed a traditional dance Toli Lou Siale at the reception as a gift to the bride and guests.

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Of their first dance, Rebekah remembers, “Sleep Away, Bob Acri, was playing which is a special song that we used to dance to in my room each Sunday night before James drove back home. The fairy lights were dangling from the ceiling and we gently swayed in each others arms.”

Congratulations on your marriage Rebekah and James! Thank you for sharing your day with us! Thank you also to Michael Gray of The Wanderers and Louise Alvarez for sharing today’s wedding with us!

 

Photographer: Michael Gray of The Wanderers / Bride’s Dress: Louise Alvarez Couture / Groom’s Attire: The Gentlemens Club / Groomsmen Attire: The Gentlemens Club / Bridesmaid Dresses: Marcs / Ceremony Venue: St Johns Uniting Church / Ceremony Officiant: Graeme Anderson / Reception Venue: Athol Hall / Cake Baker: Boutierre Girls / Flowers & Decor: Boutierre Girls

Rose Gold Engagement Rings

by | Bride, Engagements, Jewellery

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With the colour of rose in jewellery becoming more and more popular, I love the idea of a rose gold engagement ring. The rosy metal hues lend themselves to a sparkling diamond but are also just as home with pink stones, rough cut stones or even something completely different like a ruby or the peachy tones of a pink opal as pictured below.

I love the feminine spin on a classic that rose gold brings to a piece of jewellery and if there was any metal that inspired romantic notions and femininity, then rose gold is it!

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1. Tiffany & Co Enchant Flower Ring 2. Cerrone Rose Gold Round, Brilliant & Princess Cut Rose Gold Purple & Pink Diamond Ring 3. Winter Fine Jewelry Cushion Cut Rose Gold Ring 4. Franco Jewellers Brilliant Cut Diamond Rose Gold Ring 5. Larsen Jewellery Amore Ring 6. Ringsland Rose Cut & Rose Gold Engagement Ring 7. Pompeii 3 Inc Morganite & Diamond Rose Gold Ring 8. Hearts On Fire Desire Diamond Engagement Ring 9. Fabian Diamonds Rose Gold Engagement Ring 10. Jan Logan Rose Gold Diamond Chenir Band 11. Hardy Brothers Plated Ring 12. Hardy Brothers 18ct Rose Gold Ring 13. Love & Hatred Brilliant Cut Diamond Ring 14. Keshett Rose Gold Engagement Ring 15. e.getal Rose Gold Sapphire Summit Ring

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