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Australia – New South Wales

Ever since I posted about Sarah’s hunt for a barn near Sydney (see the post here) to hold her wedding in, I’ve had countless emails from couples looking for barns for their own weddings.So today I’m going to share with you my barn like finds around Sydney. (This list will be ever growing).Barn from Saltwater

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Here’s a heads up on a few little goings on in the world that I think you should know about: Project Runway Australia premiered on Monday on Arena. The lovely Henry Roth (as seen on Polka Dot Bride’s Win A Wedding Dress competition here) is the show’s mentor. But a little birdie told me you

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It’s been such a gloomy week it’s hard to think of marrying outdoors. But Scottish couple Stephen Tierney and Claire Tullan, from Scotland became the first to marry on top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Although the bridge has seen hundreds, if not thousands of proposals, Tuesday the 3rd of June saw the first ever

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Sugarlove Weddings have a great wedding featured over on The Bride’s Cafe today. Amee and Glen made a recent appearance in a bridal publication and now are gracing websites! Check out the Aussies making us proud!

I like nothing better than a fantastic cocktail. A girlfriend and I recently went to a bar where the cocktail menu was like a book. In tribute to the upcoming movie release of Sex And The City we both drank cosmopolitans and talked of boys, shoes and weddings! So I think catering companies devoted entirely

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Kate Bosworth dropped into Sydney over the weekend to be bridesmaid to friend Jacqui Louez who she met while she filmed Superman Returns in Sydney in 2005 (where Jacqui worked as Kate’s PA).The wedding was held at The Spit, Mosman with the reception at Orso restaurant. Photos were taken on Balmoral Beach.Kate wore a black

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The Chinese Garden Of Friendship in Sydney is such a stunning wedding venue. So lush and green with the peace and tranquility.The gardens were built to celebrate by the local Sydney Chinese community to celebrate Australia’s bicentenary. A nod also to Sydney’s sister city of Guangzhou in Guangdong Province, China.There are three venues to choose

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I love these pieces by Jules Collins. Simple, bold and beautiful designs!Jules Collins began designing jewellery in 1994. She works with precious and semi precious gemstones like pink tourmaline and peridot creating modern luscious pieces which show off the stone in it’s glory.Jules Collins Jewellery36 Oxford StreetWoollahra NSW 2025Jules CollinsTelephone or Fax: 9331 6175 Email:

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Following on from yesterdays post about beach weddings. The first thing you need is a venue! We’re so lucky in Australia to have some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Here are some of my favourite beachside wedding venues, or weddings with a lovely coastal feel.Jonah’s at Palm Beach, NSW Located out of

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Bridal Expo Cupcakes..more… Originally uploaded by kylie lambert I love this photo of Kylie Lambert- owner of Le Cupcake. It was taken of her stall at the recent Sydney Australian Bridal Service expo at fox studios.

Out of everything wedding- the symbolism of the wedding rings is the most important part of the day. So when I came across Larsen Jewellery’s wedding rings I was thrilled to read about their design process.With drinks and nibbles in hand, you and your loved one are invited to design your own ring, and then

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Whipped pink sweet goodnessI recently read about Aussie baker Kylie Lambert on one of my favourite wedding blogs Oh Joy! here comes the bride Kylie hails from Sydney and what started as a love of baking turned into Le Cupcake!Amazing decorations make these cupcakes almost too good to eat!Kylie owns and runs Le Cupcake– a

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“Bombshell’ features beautiful lines and is worn with a French lace mantillaA bridal couturier is someone who I hold great admiration for – their workmanship often shows in every gown, the choice of fabrics, the cuts- can make the girl next door into a Hollywood movie star.Mira Mandic is a Sydney designer who now based

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I recently discovered a fantastic alternative to the usual ‘strippers and alcohol’ bucks night.Boys Can Cook was started by Kim Terakis and is located in Sydney. With no formal training Kim simple developed his skills through a love of food! As the current food writer for GQ he knows what he’s talking about!Kim promises a

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