Real Wedding – Ryan & Stacey, Melton VIC


Loved-up duo, Ryan and Stacey, surrounded by beautiful florals and their family and friends, found it hard to keep the tears away as they exchanged heartfelt vows.

Inviting an abundance of food trucks and great live music, the pair kept their reception light-hearted and fun and when the rain came, it didn’t dampen anyone’s spirits, in fact they hit the dance-floor even harder.

Elk & Willow was there to capture all the moments and boy are we glad that she did!


Real Engagement – Pip & Mitch, Lorne VIC


Taking a road trip down the Great Ocean Road, engaged couple, Pip and Mitch, met up with Tribe photo fave MB Captured for a stunning pre-wedding shoot.

Meeting at Erskine Falls and finishing up on the beach in Lorne for sunset, this shoot embodied the spirit of this adventurous couple who were not afraid to get their feet wet, climb and have fun together.

A love-filled afternoon, this Pip and Mitch have much to look forward to when it comes to married life.


Dealing with a ‘Bridezilla’

Remember when your beautiful friend (let’s call her Jane) became engaged?

Jane rang you immediately, sharing the news and your heart soared with happiness and excitement. When she asked you to be part of her bride tribe you couldn’t wipe the smile from your face – accepting the offer and picturing all the happy moments that lay ahead. Imagine the fun you will have getting all ‘Pretty Woman’ in bridal stores. The hens, oh my God, the hens will be the party of a lifetime and the hangovers will be completely worth it. And the day! Waking on the day of the wedding and standing by her side as she marries the love of her life.


Real Wedding – Lindsey & Nicholas, Ripponlea VIC


With a shared love of old-world architecture, Lindsey and Nicholas incorporated this into the impressive spaces where they hosted their stunning wedding celebration.

Bucking the trend of pastel colours, they instead used beautiful autumn berry tones to add warmth to their styling. It was classic meets contemporary and Tribe photo face Jenna Fahey-White worked her magic behind the camera.


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.