Photo by Nikole Ramsay
Sterry and Jacob
I love taking in photographs from around the world- everything is different. From the architecture, to the light, to the backgrounds. Luckily love never really changes and as we visit Atlanta, Georgia today, the atmosphere is so delightful.
Photos this fine Saturday are by Brett of Birdsong Photography. Brett is always working to improve his craft and try new things, today’s shoot is full of warm golden light, it’s hard to believe it wasn’t in Summer!
Photos by Birdsong Photography
I adore the colour combination of peaches, creams and soft golds. There’s something so elegant about the soft gold with cream- it’s classic. Adding in the peach brings an old world charm and a freshness while the gold sequins? Well they’re a modern twist, a touch of fun and shot of celebration!
Photo by Shannon Nicole Smith via Southern Weddings Magazine, fruit from Rebecca Thuss escort cards from Martha Stewart Weddings, gold and cream invitation by Natoof Design via Oh So Beautiful Paper! rose wreath by Tara Guerard of Soiree and photo by Liz Banfield via The Bride’s Cafe, champagne fountain via Brides, favor box by T & H Photography via Grey Loves Weddings boutonniere from Martha Stewart Weddings, fringe backdrop from A Beautiful Mess, shoe photo from Tobi and Paul’s wedding by Stewart Leishman
We have SO much goodness to show off this Friday! It’s a busy week in the wedding world
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JetStar Wedding of Tanya Simon Wesley. Photo by Ben Macmahon
For something light for our Friday morning- have you ever thought about getting married ON a plane? Simon and Tanya did! A wild, impulsive idea turned into the couple to contact Jetstar and arrange a surprise wedding for their 60 guests- who had no idea of the venue until they showed up! Their guests boarded a plane and said their vows at 30,000 feet! Throwing an aviation twist on the day, they threw a casual reception in Sydney airport,topped their wedding cake with an aeroplane and guests received luggage locks as bonbonnieres.
You can watch their wedding video here.
Now here’s a wedding website with a difference! Kate and Prince William just launched their own wedding website this week. There’s all kinds of updates, photos and information about the wedding including a live stream of it on the day! Visit the official website here.
Australian photographer Nikole Ramsey, who has split her time between London (where she worked with some of London’s top wedding professionals including planner Mark Niemierko and shot royal weddings in Abu Dhabi) and Melbourne over the past few years has permanently relocated her business to Melbourne! Visit her website to contact her. Welcome home Nikole!
Victoria Cameron of The Little White Wedding Company launched her brand new website this week! Victoria wanted to give the website a more “grown up” feel and along with her brand new look has launched an events calendar so brides & grooms can note the next events on the company calendar. The team have also added destination weddings and wedding styling to their packages this year! Check out the website here.
Austraslian bridal designer Karen Willis Holmes is expanding her brand with a ready to wear store in the Sunshine state! Brisbane’s brand new store will open in April in Paddington. Visit the website for more information
Do remember how I lamented that Sarah Seven had no Australian stockists? Well the lovely Emily dropped me a note to let me know her business Studio White is now stocking Sarah Seven gowns! Check out the Studio White website for more!
Baccini & Hill are holding a number of events to celebrate the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival. a pret a porter showcase (including 25% off bridesmaids gowns on the day)a bridal trunk show at Malvern Town Hall, designer days and in store fashion parades. Check their website for more information.
Alan and Karen Woo of newly branded Finessence Photography are moving their studio to 22 Maling Road Canterbury, VIC. The new studio will offer three studio options (natural light, flash and outdoor) while keeping true to their fresh clean style! Visit their website for more.
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