20s Gatsby Cocktail Soiree

When photographer Gloria from Catch Studio asked bridal jewellery designer Cynthia from Cynthier if she would like to collaborate on a 1920s styled photoshoot she simply couldn’t decline! “The 1920s is my absolute favourite period and biggest style inspiration. I love everything about this lavish period from the Art Deco details to the flappers fashion. […]

Art Deco Inspired Bridal Hair Combs

We recently shared a gorgeous image on our Facebook page featuring a classic hairstyle by Evalyn Parsons Hair and the beautiful art deco inspired diamante hair comb that the bride wore also created a lot of buzz from our brides-to-be.  We received several emails and messages from brides who fell in love with the simple […]

High Glamour Fashion Shoot at the Irish Club

Before the world became wrapped up in the romance of the recent Great Gatsby and the glamorous styling of the 20s and 30s, we put together this stunning fashion shoot for the very first issue of our magazine.  For those who haven’t seen the first issue of The Vintage & Handmade Bride magazine we’re sharing […]

Bride La Boheme Adornments

There is something so very special about having a hand crafted heirloom hair piece to complete your wedding look.  Fortunately here in Australia we are so very lucky to have several highly talented individuals in this area, and Anya Ostapenko, the maker and designer of Bride la Boheme adornments is one of these such people. […]

20s Summer Afternoon Wedding – Cindy & Matt

Cindy wanted a 20’s inspired garden wedding- along the lines of the Great Gatsby (this was before the Baz Lurhmann movie, mind you!) and with the sense of fun had by the ‘bright young things’ of that era. Whilst the theme was Cindy’s idea, her fiancé Matt was sold on the idea that it would […]

Nerida Mason – Bridal Adornment Designer Debut

It was love at first sight when new designer, Nerida Mason shared with us her stunning debut collection ‘Yesterday, Tomorrow”.  Nerida creates bespoke bridal pieces with a vintage heart and modern hands and the end result is beyond gorgeous as you will see! Nerida Mason is creating a name for herself in the wedding world […]

20s/30s Glam Inspired Fashion Shoot

Today we are really excited to share the gorgeous images from our second styled shoot featuring some of the vendors exhibiting at our upcoming Vintage & Handmade Wedding Fair on Sunday 18th August in Brisbane. For this shoot we wanted to really focus on the fashion styling, with a 20s/30s high glamour feel.  Chaddy from […]

1920s Romance

In keeping with the 20s / gatsby feeling on the blog this week, today we are sharing these gorgeous images by Josie Richardson Photography.  Featuring an original vintage 1920s dress and hat, this timeless shoot takes place in modern day Brisbane – but who can tell!  It really does feel as though we have unearthed […]