We always fall for sweet engagement stories, so when Armand decided to surprise his love, Ellen, with not only a diamond ring and champagne, but a beautifully styled setting with the moment secretly captured – we knew we had to share! Read More
Whatever style of shindig you’re planning, this romantic Australian bush wedding is one not to miss! Lucy and Mat’s gorgeous day is stylish, fun and full of surprises from start to finish – think designer gowns, a tree house whiskey bar, blazing bonfire, dancing under the stars and late night doughnut caravan to name a few. Read More
Seeing Bek’s love of flowers in this colourful coastal wedding, it makes perfect sense that Heath spelled out the words of his surprise proposal with roses! Keeping formalities short, this relaxed couple left the exquisite details to the professionals and focused on celebrating with their guests, including time for a romantic sunset stroll to reflect on their day and anticipate the party still to come! Read More
India and Red’s wedding is the definition of classic country romance! Growing up as close family friends, they fell in love and planned a simple celebration on her father’s rural property – rustic with sweet DIY touches and pretty flowers in a palette of pink, white and green. Read More
Set against a spectacular Australian backdrop of sand, rock and sea, this beachside bridal boudoir inspiration perfectly embodies the free-spirited bride! Luxurious fabrics featuring intricate beading and fine lacework are paired with a wild cacophony of white florals, perfectly capturing the mood of this bohemian beauty. Read More
After two years of holidays and good times together, Kendelle and Ben embarked on their next big adventure – the arrival of their son Carter. They planned their black and white urban wedding as a simple, fun affair that celebrated their love and family, featuring stylish gowns, courtyard dining and beautiful festoon lighting. Read More
After Will proposed to Leah at a romantic sunset picnic, this happy couple started planning their bright waterfront cocktail wedding. They put together a simple recipe for a beautiful day – lots of colour, canapes, candlelight, chocolate and champagne – making the most of their relaxed location and keeping things on track even when some original plans fell through!Read More
If there’s one thing I love to do, it’s create mood boards on Pinterest – particularly when there’s a chance to bring them to life! This peach, gold and green Pinterest board served as the inspiration for our Volume 10 magazine cover shoot. Starting with stunning David Austen roses, I could see this elegant peach-toned bloom paired with wild greenery, pops of geometric gold and rustic timber details to create a romantic outdoor celebration.So, just how did this mood board inspire real life? Check out Volume 10 of our free online magazine to see all the beauty captured by Kaitlin Maree Photography.
Bridesmaids: Ed Peers via Wedding Chicks | Bouquet: Alicia Lacey Photography via Wedding Sparrow | Hair: India Earl via Hair & Makeup by Steph | Reception Table: Maraluce via Style Me Pretty | Cake: Sean Cook via Style Me Pretty | Invitation: Orange Photographie via Oh So Beautiful Paper | Garland Centrepiece: Vicki Grafton via Intimate Weddings
This atmospheric setting is filled with wonderful wedding ideas inspired by Tuscany. Think a rich plum palette, romantic florals, and a candlelit feasting table so pretty it beckons you to take your seat. The theme couldn’t be more fitting, with The Brides Market At Twilight event to be held in a beautiful Tuscan-inspired courtyard in Brisbane on May 22. You’ll find all the details at the end of this post!Read More
We are so excited to release the 10th edition of The Wedding Playbook online magazine! From vintage boho to rustic glamour, our featured couples have created their own style rules this issue and planned some truly gorgeous celebrations.
We’re also sharing tips from the experts on everything from finding the perfect shoes to personalising your ceremony, choosing your reception music and planning an amazing wedding morning. And don’t forget to take a look at our stunning shoots, showcasing modern industrial, rustic romance and relaxed boho wedding ideas. Click here to check it out!
Summer is loved not only for the glorious weather and balmy nights, but also for the abundance of fruit and flowers in season. This watercolour garden wedding inspiration features fresh ideas from ceremony to reception, with lush bouquets, gorgeous gowns and flower crowns. Infused with lavender, peach and lemon hues, this is a shoot that truly delights the senses.Read More
They say diamonds are forever, but they might not be for everyone! A coloured stone can add personality and a distinctive beauty to your engagement ring. The question is, how do you choose with so many different tones and shapes? Expert jeweller and gemmologist, Matthew Ely, shares his top tips on finding the perfect gemstone ring.Read More
Sarah and Dan’s romantic destination wedding is a perfect combination of vintage coastal style and quality time spent with loved ones throughout their ‘wedding week’. Think waterfront ceremony, cocktail hour on the wharf at sunset, and an evening of dining and dancing beneath a canopy of lights!Read More