Urban Edge – Styled Shoot



It may be cold outside however it’s time for brides and grooms to embrace the cooler months and celebrate the beauty that Winter offers.

A talented Tribe gathered in the busy Melbourne streets to show off their talents and create a styled shoot with urban edge. Think warm colour palettes inspired by fallen autumn leaves, mixed with deep burgundy, pinks and reds, mixed with forest groom.

Keep it cool and you may just be surprised by what beauty these romantic wintry months can bring.



Real wedding – Lizzy & Dayne, Yarra Valley VIC


Knowing they wanted a winery wedding, Lizzy and Dayne fell in love with Zonzo, set in the heart of the Yarra Valley, immediately.

For these laid-back lovers, it was important that their day had a relaxed atmosphere. They dressed the venue with fabulous florals and greenery that gave the day an elegant vibe and there to capture all the moments was Katie Harmsworth.


Talking weddings with Duuet photography


Finding photographers that will make your wedding a breeze is essential for any bride and groom. The day is already hectic, so it’s important to have experienced photographers who will not only capture all the memorable moments, but also feel like they’re on your team.

DUUET are gurus when it comes to this. Their team are not only experts in their field, but they also focus on getting to know their clients, understanding their needs and then turning all the moments that unfold on the day into magic.

We sat down with DUUET Weddings to understand the photography process and learned some valuable hints and tips for a bride and groom.


Great Gifts for the Bride and Groom


What do you gift to the bride and groom when they forgo a wedding registry? What if they don’t set up a honeymoon fund to contribute to, or their cupboards are already bursting at the hinges with cake platters, fancy champagne glasses and crystal salad bowls?

Sourcing the perfect wedding pressie can be a tricky task, and sometimes cutlery just doesn’t cut it. Here are some of our favourite unique gift ideas for your loved-up loved ones.



Real Wedding – Melissa & Sam, Trentham VIC


Melissa and Sam’s  Trentham wedding is filled with so much love and beauty, it’s hard to know where to look!

From the gorgeous bride in her impeccable Karen Willis Holmes gown, to the romantic backdrop of Trentham Estate – there is little more to be said for this dream day, it’s a winner from all angles.

With an earthy colour palette to complement their natural surrounds, and those soft romantic and rustic undertones – it’s hard to not fall in love with this day, captured lovingly by Marnie Hawson.


Get your Tipi on with Tipi Tribe


A wedding celebration held under the grand structure of a beautiful tipi evokes all kinds of emotion. With some added styling touches; think flowing florals and pretty ambient lighting, your wedding day can be brought to life with this gorgeous concept that is only growing in popularity.

Ivory Tribe favourites, Tipi Tribe, are masters in creating pitch perfect wedding set-ups, and we couldn’t resist the chance to sit down with this family owned business to find out more about how it all works.

If you’re considering this option as the perfect way to celebrate your big day, read on for their tips and tricks. The beauty of celebrating in a wide open space will leave you, and your guests, speechless.



Real Wedding – Jessica & Michael, Prahran VIC


A kindergarten meeting at the tender age of four was earliest beginning of Jess and Michael’s ever-after.

With a rich history and a lifetime together already, the joy the couple felt on their Melbourne wedding day was evident.

Gorgeous styling with rich, moody blooms, and beautiful bride Jessica and her megawatt smile – what more could you ask for?

This day radiates urban sophistication, love and happiness, and the talented It’s Beautiful Here were there to capture it all.



Styling with greenery – Olive Green Plant & Prop Hire


Adding living plants into weddings and events is becoming a much bigger trend, and for many great reasons.


Indoor and outdoor plants help to define areas and add vibrancy to every space, so whether you are wanting to creatively disguise an area or draw attention to an entry or aisle, plants are an excellent way of doing this whilst adding life and beautiful texture.


Our gurus of greenery, Olive Green Plant and Prop Hire, are the best in the biz when it comes to statement plants making their mark at any event. From installations, to ceremony spaces, favours for guests and so much more, we sat down with Katie and Katy to find out all about making green glam work for your wedding day.



From the South Melbourne studios of the ever-talented One Day Bridal team, comes the brand’s latest ready-to-wear collection, Empire.

A defining capsule of sleek gowns for the modern bride, crafted from a range an exclusive fabrics, each featuring an alluring softness juxtaposed by contemporary shapes and minimalist design.READ MORE

Real Wedding – Ben & Greta, Curlewis VIC


Planning their wedding themselves, Greta and Ben loved the freedom they had in choosing to do whatever they liked on their special day.

Stunning surrounds, an incredible gown and an abundance of sweet moments, they couldn’t have asked for a more picture perfect day that made their endless hours of planning all worthwhile.

Katie Harmsworth captured the day in all its glamourous glory.