Inspired by the Dior Exhibition

I was fortunate enough to just get back from an inspiring trip to Melbourne not only soaking up some of its history in the form of museums but more importantly taking in all of the stunning House of Dior gowns currently on display at the National Gallery of Victoria. The incredibly timeless lines of Dior […]

Vintage Bridal Fashion Inspiration from Original Vintage Wedding Magazines

As an avid vintage wedding fan, and also a lover of good old print magazines (I love to hold something in my hand and flick through the pages so much more than scrolling through a bright screen!), I am finding myself slowly collecting some fabulous original vintage wedding magazines which span from the 1940s to […]

Kimberley Woodward Designs opens new studio in Tamworth

KIMBERLEY WOODWARD DESIGNS was founded in Sydney in 2012 with the vision of providing a friendly, personalised and exclusive service to brides looking for a perfectly tailored, one-of-a-kind wedding dress in a stress free, relaxed, and inclusive environment. With extensive experience in the Fashion and Costume industries, Kimberley uses couture techniques and skills to create […]

Perth Bridal Designer, Elvi Design presents their 2016 Bespoke Bridal Collection, ‘Emergence’

We are very excited to share with you the latest stunning collection of bespoke bridal gowns by Perth based designer, Elvi Design.  We just love this label and are super excited to have them at our upcoming Vintage Bride Wedding Fair Perth in January once again for all of our lovely Perth brides to meet […]

Anna Campbell – Ceremony Collection

Amidst the smiles and laughter, there is a sense of breathless anticipation. As the moment draws nearer, every second is keenly felt, until you round that last corner, take a deep breath, and take those first steps down the aisle towards your forever after. This feeling – of breathless anticipation, of electric excitement – is […]

Top 10 1950s vintage inspired wedding dresses under $1000

Designs inspired by the 1950s are incredibly popular at the moment, and for good reason – the fitted bodice and flared skirt designs are super flattering on ladies of all shapes and sizes and we all want to look amazing on our wedding day don’t we!?! There are countless awesome options around when it comes […]

Top 1940s Inspired Wedding Dresses Under $1000

This week with 1940s being the wedding gown inspiration for affordable vintage style wedding dresses under $1000 it really did become a mission impossible!  I did have my suspicions that this would be the case as the 40s / WWII style is something that hasn’t really come back in vogue lately (although it made a […]

Top 10 1930s Inspired Wedding Dresses Under $1000

Now this weeks mission was a little more difficult!  While I work my way through the eras through the next few weeks sharing some stunning gowns that are available for under $1000, it was the 1930s that started to slow me down a little.  There are an abundance of lots of lovely floaty gowns that […]

Top 10 1920s Flapper Style Wedding Dresses Under $1000

Finding the perfect wedding dress for a vintage style wedding can be a tricky thing.  Of course there is always the option to find an amazing designer / dressmaker and work with them to create a stunning one of a kind creation, but for those who are mindful of their budget or prefer to try […]

Nancy Leung Couture – signature Spring/Summer 2015 Collection

Today we are very excited to announce the recent launch of Nancy Leung Couture‘s signature Spring / Summer 2015 Collection of bridal gowns.  With an emphasis on lovely delicate laces it features both shorter tea length dresses and elegant floor length gowns.  Nancy recently shared with us a little insight into this lovely new collection. […]