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Real Wedding – Rhiannon & Gareth, Camperdown VIC

 

Rhiannon and Gareth chose their hometown of Camperdown as the perfect place to bring their dream wedding to life.

After 11 years, they knew exactly what they wanted out of their wedding plans –  a relaxed, fun-filled affair filled with their loved ones and plenty of dance floor action!

Sweetly styled, and keeping the fuss to a minimum, their ceremony was heartfelt and the after party? One to surely remember.

Soak up the gorgeous imagery of this special celebration as captured by Brown Paper Parcel.

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Live wedding illustrations with Vari Longmuir

 

This one’s for our fashionista brides!

How do you hit that sweet spot between creating unique and memorable experiences for your wedding guests while at the same time, avoiding anything that’s tacky or cheesy?

Don’t worry bridal babes, we’ve got something fabulous to share, particularly for all our fashion-conscious brides out there.

So, here’s the perfect solution – Vari Longmuir, a digital fashion illustrator. Vari offers her incredible talent and services to sketch your guests live at your wedding. As soon as we saw the concept, we loved how fresh this idea was so we couldn’t wait to sit down and chat with Vari to find out exactly what live wedding illustration is and how it all works!

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Real Wedding – Hannah & Matt, Daylesford VIC

 

When guests arrived at Hannah and Matt’s dreamy Daylesford celebration it was as though they had stepped into a fairy-tale.

With fabulous florals everywhere, this perfect pair celebrated on a stunning day filled with sunshine. Choosing to share their personal love story with their guests, there was a lot of laughter as well as meaningful moments.

Hannah and Matt and their family and friends hit the dance-floor until late with espresso martinis and doughnuts to keep everyone’s energy up, and there to capture the moments was photographer Cam Grove.

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Fashion focus with Mariana Hardwick

 

Over a number of years, Mariana Hardwick has become renowned for their extensive experience in creating bridal gowns with sublime cuts and superb quality.

Constantly evolving, we have loved seeing the release of their ready-to-wear campaigns as well as their custom designs that always wow.

We chatted with Rebekah Harwick, head of this incredible fashion empire, for her hints and tips when it comes to selecting the perfect gown, why Mariana Hardwick has stood the test of time, and emerging trends in the bridal fashion industry.

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Real Wedding – Vanessa & Jarrod, Coldstream VIC

 

After becoming engaged, Vanessa and Jarrod could hardly wait to be married, so gave themselves six months of planning before they planned some marriage magic!

Set in the stunning Yarra Valley, they were wed at one of our favourite venues ‘The Riverstone Estate’, with rolling the valleys and vines creating the perfect backdrop.

Drawn to a bohemian feel for their styling with a touch of elegance and class, Vanessa and Jarrod enjoyed their relaxed and romantic day and Sarah Godenzi was there to capture all the moments.

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Alpine Valley – styled shoot

 

Picture this. Romantically running away with your favourite person, to secretly elope in a perfectly picturesque location. Escaping the drama, creating something private and beautiful. Does it get any better?

When a Tribe of talent gathered in North East Victoria, they set about creating a styled shoot inspired by seasonal vibes and the pretty natural light. Paired with the incredible backdrop of the Alpine Valleys, overlooking the stunning view of Mount Buffalo and King Valley, this shoot will give you all the feels as you begin to wonder if eloping in secret might be the answer.

Country weddings are something else, especially in a secret location. So be sure to keep scrolling for more on this undiscovered venue and the Tribe that brought this shoot to life.

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Real Wedding – Kate and Tim, Richmond VIC

 

We couldn’t possibly love Kate’s advice to impending brides and grooms more: “Take the time to prepare for a great marriage, not just a great wedding”.

For this beautiful bride and her husband Tim, they seem to have managed both!

Their Richmond wedding was a gorgeous display of love and commitment, styled by Tori Allen Events and dotted with lots of love and laughter.

Captured by Shot From The Heart, this inner-city celebration is just darling.

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Natural beauty in Macedon Ranges – styled shoot

 

While it might not be as well-known as its neighboring town Daylesford or the Yarra Valley region, don’t underestimate the natural beauty of the Macedon Ranges for your very own slice of married magic.

It was in the Macedon Ranges that a Tribe of local talent gathered to showcase a beautiful styled shoot full of beauty and a touch of vintage.

Brides and grooms looking for an understated country wedding location should seriously consider this stunning region for something a little bit special and of course check out the local talent in our credits below.

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Utopia by Suzanne Harward

 

Suzanne Harward is a bridal fashion front-runner and her latest collection, Utopia, is truly out of this world.

This exquisite and directional  range emphasises feminine design, luxe fabrication and Suzanne Harward signature silhouettes. Inspired by the feminine sartorialist and her innate sense of individuality, these fashion-forward wedding gowns encompass an era-spanning elegance, a unique palette of muted tones and rich layers of texture.

You are personally invited to view this limited edition collection at the Suzanne Harward Showroom in Melbourne. Consultations are by appointment only and can be made by calling  03 8415 0688 or visiting www.suzanneharward.com.

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Real Wedding – Cassie & Luke, Geelong VIC

 

Cassie and Luke wanted their wedding day to be simple.

Keeping it convenient for their guests by ensuring their ceremony and reception were in one place, they focused on the importance of their wedding ceremony and throwing a party that all of their loved ones could enjoy.

It was a Tribe of talent that pulled this day together. Styled with gorgeous greenery from Olive Green Plant and Prop Hire, light up letters by Love Light Letters and captured by Tribal talent Jake Hogan, this relaxed and oh-so-fun celebration has a distinct 70’s vibe, and really is a beauty.

 

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