Image by White Rabbit Productions via Mel & Jamie’s Lovely Yarra Valley WeddingAccording to Australia’s largest wedding survey conducted by Easy Weddings, an average Australian wedding costs $20,913 and you must admit it’s a big number. So, before couples even start to plan their wedding, they have to deal with this horrendous figure, which can be a bit
Everyone loves receiving beautiful gifts and this week I’m meeting someone who specialises in them, Katie from The Wedding Nest. The Wedding Nest is an online wedding gift registry service that is perfect for the stylish couple who want those special keepsake pieces to remember their wedding by.Katie bought the business one year ago from
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
Melbournians are all about being on trend with every aspect of their lives so it was only a matter of time before the traditional “chicken and beef” sit down wedding reception evolved. These days, anything goes for reception styles and catering; the ever so popular long tables with feasting platters are always a winner, or
Going all out for your big day doesn’t have to mean 10 bridesmaids, 400 guests and a dress to rival the Royal Wedding…. There is an alternative, says Camilla Airs – founder of Findmyperfectvenue.com.au.WedfestThe Coachella of weddings is absolutely achievable, and there’s no better place to make it happen than the stunning Yarra Valley and
A new wedding ceremony venue and celebrant service has arrived in Melbourne with a bang. Well, with blazing neon lights and rock ‘n’ roll vibes at least! The Altar Electric is offering a real alternative to cookie-cutter registry office weddings and the many little white chapels of Las Vegas elopements (these guys give Elvis a run
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.
Katya & IlyaThere were three very happy people on this blue-skied Sydney day: Katya, Ilya and their wedding cinematographer! You see, Katya and Ilya decided to elope to Sydney from Moscow, so our wedding cinematographer was both the videographer, as well as the one, lucky guest!The day was light-hearted, vibrant and bursting with laughter, fun
This week on Behind the Door I’m meeting with someone who specialises in all the little details, Paula from The Small Things Co. Like so many wedding businesses, The Small Things Co started after Paula and her husband Tom had their own wedding, which Paula styled herself. “We had so many beautiful pieces that we
Image by Leesa MealingRosie + James are an acoustic covers duo and DJ service based in Sydney, and they also happen to be partners in life, too! Combined they’ve been active in the music industry for almost two decades, which means they’ve worked very closely with countless engaged couples on planning everything music-related for weddings.
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
Welcome to the wonderfully exciting, deliciously detailed and perhaps occasionally slightly daunting world of wedding planning.To put your mind at ease and get your wedding planning off to a great start, the Brisbane City Celebrants duo have lifted the veil on the most common misconceptions they encounter when it comes to the logistics of wedding ceremonies
In the throes of planning your own wedding? Or know somebody who is? Angie Roe Photography has left no stone unturned with her comprehensive advice on how to select a wedding photographer that is ideal for you! We’ve all heard the stories, from that friend of a friend who never received their wedding images, or whose
Image by Fabian Blank via UnsplashWeddings take a lot of planning. And fair enough– there’s so much to consider! But not everyone plans past the day itself and there are a lot of financial aspects to consider once you’re married that might not occur to you amidst the hype of the big day.So here are eight
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