Venue vibes – The Refectory

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Set within the stunning, iconic grounds of Werribee Park Mansion, The Refectory is venue perfection.

Nestled in ten acres of formal gardens and rolling lawns, you’ll have your guests falling in love with the luxe vibe the Refectory experience exudes.

We’ve been long-time lovers of this special space, that while just a stones throw from Melbourne, has you feeling like you have truly escaped to a luxe, wedding dreamland.

From glorious gardens, to impeccable food and a team that is second to none – keep reading for a taste of this heritage heartthrob.



Top tips for the perfect marquee wedding with White Top Venues


Your wedding day is a big deal, and you should be able to spend your day focusing on the love of your life, not on fixing a broken down generator. Don’t be afraid to call on the experts, like White Top Venues, who have an abundance of hands on experience with marquee weddings. They will dot the i’s and cross the t’s so you can completely relax knowing you are in capable hands. 
Whilst travelling the copious amount of kilometres in a season, this talented team has had time to reflect on the do’s and dont’s when it comes to planning and implementing a marquee wedding. Enjoy reading their top ten tips here.



Venue spotlight – Flying Brick Cider House


We love discovering wedding venues with a difference, and our latest love affair is with the Bellarine Penisula’s  Flying Brick Cider House.

From their delicious, naturally-crafted ciders and a glorious food offering, to picturesque views and a team of dedicated staff ready to impress your guests, this is a relaxed and impressive wedding ceremony and reception option that offers it all!

We sat down with the team to get the nitty gritty on Flying Brick Cider House, and think you’ll soon fall head over heels too.


The laid back approach with Lou Lou Memphis (why keeping things easy, natural and fun works best!)


Feeling a little camera shy when it comes to your big day? Don’t worry, it’s a normal feeling for many, after all, few of us are naturals when it comes to having their photo taken.

That’s why connecting with a photographer that understands these nerves and fears, yet is able to turn what could be an awkward experience into pure magic, is imperative.

Eliza, of Lou Lou Memphis, is all of this and so much more. We sat down with her so we could get a handle on her photography style and why keeping things easy, natural and fun always works best.


Why micro weddings have taken off!


Low key and intimate micro weddings are a hot trend right now and we couldn’t resist finding all about these low-key loved-up nuptials with one of our favourites, Tribe celebrant, Chloe Jetson.

Chloe has given us the lowdown on all you need to know about micro weddings, so read on to find out if embracing a scaled-back wedding day could be for you.



Amante Bridal – a boho bridal boutique


Amante Bridal is fast becoming a fabulous fixture on the bridal fashion scene.

With an array of designs you will not find elsewhere in Victoria, Amante Bridal pride themselves on creating an experience that will leave a bride feeling comfortable, well looked after and flawlessly fashionable. Focusing on bohemian-luxe bridal looks, this boutique makes a brides life easy and you can book your appointment online or via their social media channels as well as stalk their designers online.

We sat down with founder of Amante Bridal, Hayley, to learn all about what sets her boutique apart.


New Reign By Chosen


Each time our fashion favourites, One Day Bridal announce the launch of a new collection, we cannot help but feel a wave of excitement.

The release of their latest CHOSEN range, “New Reign”, is no exception.

Brides are in for a treat with these new and daring designs.

The campaign, set on a horse stud in the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, tells the tale of royalty, beauty and compassion. Designed for the true romantics, and marked with the signature fashion-forward and cutting edge eye that is synonymous with the One Day Bridal brand, this is a cohesive collection of wedding gowns created from rich and textural fabrics.

Get inspired by the range here, and visit CHOSEN by One Day Bridal for more.



MARMALADE – ready-to-wear collection by Georgia Young Couture


With great excitement we share Georgia Young Couture’s most recent ready to wear collection – MARMALADE.

Collaborating with a dream team of suppliers, this collection is the reinvention of simplicity. The boldness of the sculptures and definitive lines, is enough to create a statement within each design. The balance of both interest and simplicity, marrying in harmony. READ MORE

Suit up with Bellington Estate


Is there anything better than a well fitted suit? We think not, especially when it comes to your big day.

When we heard of Bellington Estate’s talent when it comes to tailored suits, we were intrigued. After all, a service  that ensures you have a perfectly cut suit in a few easy and simple steps seemed way too good to be true!

Thankfully it’s not, and we sat down with Adam, the incredible owner of Bellington Estate  and heard all about how you can order a beautiful custom suit with just the click of a button.


Luxuriate at Daylesford’s Lake House – venue profile


Stepping foot into the stunning venue that is Lake House, it is instantly apparent that this property is perfect for weddings and celebrations. But more than this, it’s a property with a rich history and the journey it has taken deserves to be recognised and celebrated.