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Harold Lord  via Wanda and Matt’s Fun and Personal Tanglewood Estate WeddingOur Top Tips for Shopping a Sample SaleSo you recently got engaged and started avidly planning the big day, only to discover that one of the key components – the dress – can creep well into the thousands very quickly.With the New Year looming, now

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Photo by Emma Barrow PhotographyCongratulations, you’re engaged! Now what? The search for the perfect wedding gown can seem very daunting at first, but it doesn’t need to be!Start the Process EarlyIn the order of wedding planning, it should usually go like this: Venue, Photographer, Dress. The dress should be one of the things you start first, not

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Image via Grace Loves LaceWith the advent of the internet and sites like Pinterest, inspiration for your big day is everywhere. Since there are so many choices readily available, you may find it difficult to select the perfect wedding dress style that is a reflection of your own distinctive personality. If you need help figuring out

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DRESSES Our Fave Spanish Bridal Label has Finally Landed in Queensland – Here’s What’s Trending!World-renowned bridal label, Rosa Clará has just arrived on our doorstop, at its new home – White Lily Couture, with the retailer now exclusively stocking both the Couture and Soft collections. The label offers the perfect balance between timeless aesthetics and

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Having an understanding of a bride’s psyche is just as important as having an understanding of fabrications, body types and styles. Coral of Corston Couture designs for the bride who loves romantic lace and beading with a modern edge, shapes that float and glide and above all, for the woman who loves the comfort of

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When you have a natural talent sometimes a business evolves from that; as a progression on the road you are already travelling. And so it is with Leah S Designs – from a start altering a neighbour’s dress to a fully fledged bridal salon in Melbourne. Not only does Leah design bridal gowns from sizes

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Real bride Barbra in our ‘Maggie’ Bertossi Brides gown – White Pearl photographyThe perfect veil for the modern bride is certainly a difficult decision. There are a multitude of options and styles to choose from and knowing what best suits vs. what is on trend is a fine line. Lengthy, flowing and decorated veils have

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One of comments we hear time and again from brides is that not only did they love the design of their bridal gowns, but they loved that they were comfortable in them. With her background in swimwear design, Amy of Amy New Bridal has an understanding of comfort as well as style, and her love

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Over the years we’ve seen mens’ fashion becoming more colourful, playful and a real expression of the man himself. At Wolf Kanat  there is an emphasis on a well fitting suit for a perfectly groomed groom and his groomsmen, and also touches that reflect his personality whether it be in a coloured jacket, shirts with

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 Image by Yellow Bull Weddings / Table styling by The Grove Styling by Ky Drury With a New Year here, we wanted to know what wedding themes some of our wedding vendors are into for 2018. The team at Amy New Bridal are going troppo for weddings with an effortless tropical elegance look and feel. With

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Lisa Gowing on her wedding day in 2007.Sydney based designer Lisa Gowing’s collection of exquisite, high fashion, designs, in layered silks and exclusive French and Italian laces, has changed the face of bridal design in Australia for the past 20 years! Trained in the intricacies of couture dressmaking from a retiring industry expert, Lisa uses

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I was honoured to attend the Bertossi Brides 25th Celebration held at Paddington Weddings in Brisbane. Past brides, future brides, friends, and family, all huddled together on a rainy night to celebrate the past 25 years and to view the launch of Anne’s 2018 Collection. It was evident through the warm smiles and familiar greetings

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If you are looking for something different in bridesmaid’s dresses then Anthea Crawford might just have the perfect dress for you. Coming into Spring and Summer her exquisite floral dresses add just the right touch of fresh cheerfulness and chic charm to your wedding day. The mother of the bride is also more than adequately

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It’s not easy to know what you’d like to do with your life when you’re in high school and even in the first couple of years out of school.  However, that’s not the case with today’s young bridal designer interviewee, Caitlin Moussa. She says, “Ever since I was little, I was always in love with

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The right hair accessory for your big day should make you feel special. Whether you opt for a bridal comb, wreath, pin or veil, your choice will individualise your look and make it truly yours.We feel so very lucky at La Belle to have the opportunity to handcraft unique bridal hair accessories that help our

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