Ties to Nepal

Often with fabulous wedding businesses in Australia the poor groom misses out, which is why I always love hearing about great Australian businesses who cater for the dapper groom.  Ties to Nepal create groovy handmade bow ties made from original vintage fabric and are the perfect quirky, one of a kind accessory for the groom […]

Retro Cherry Ideas for your Vintage Inspired Wedding

Cherries are super cute when teamed up with vibrant red and sharp white colours for a  fun retro style wedding.  We’ve recently been scouring for some really funky retro cherry inspiration for those planning a  50s inspired wedding day with a twist.   Whether it be fresh juicy cherries or retro fondant cherries, they are […]

Bespoke Vintage Inspired Bridal Accessories by Fabiola Capo

Our jaws dropped when we recently heard from stunning bespoke milliner Fabiola Capo introducing her gorgeous new line of vintage inspired bridal hair accessories, “Lavender & Old Lace”. Fabiola Capo is a milliner and handcrafts couture bridal headdresses, hats, fascinators, and accessories for the vintage-inspired, romantic, elegant, and stylish bride. Her first spring/summer collection was […]

Vintage inspired wedding gloves

There is something so glorious about a bride donning a pair of gloves on her wedding day in my opinion.  I’m not talking the crazy fingerless gloves that scream 80s, I mean the timeless short little gloves teamed up with a sweet little 50s dress or a classic long pair of gloves worn with a […]

Dames of Distinction – Vintage style beauty & Lingerie, Melbourne

As a Queenslander I’m a sun lover so I’ll never move from here, but I really must confess that the southern cities really do have some fabulous locations and businesses that sometimes have me questioning where I should call home.  When I recently heard from the gorgeous girls from Dames of Distinction I had one […]

Eco Wedding at Walkabout Creek – Mel & Lindsay

Sophie from Sophie Baker Photography was fortunate enough to capture the lovely day of Mel & Lindsay’s Eco wedding at Walkabout Creek.  “Mel & Lindsay are environmental lovers, and their choice of venue couldn’t have been more suited. Nestled in the Australian Bush, they were married surrounded by their closest family, friends and wildlife. Both kind and soft in […]

Vintage Bride magazine – sneak peek at the next issue

Firstly I want to start this post off to send out a massive thankyou to all of the fabulous exhibitors who put together some fantastic displays at the fair.  It sounds like we created a match made in heaven with so many brides contacting us to say they found some wonderful vendors for their wedding […]

Chic Vintage Inspired Bridal Hats

At the moment I’m feeling really inspired by super sophisticated bridal hats as a fashionable alternative to the traditional tulle or netting veil.  Sometimes veils just aren’t a bride’s thing and it’s great to know there are some really glamorous options out there for the gals who don’t want a traditional veil. Has this sparked your […]

Red Hot Rockabilly

Holden Oldies Limo Services are one of our favourite wedding transportation businesses.  Their lovingly restored classic “yellow cab” is rapidly gaining iconic status here in Brisbane offering a fresh and unique option for couples.  We were recently catching up with Brian and Linda and they shared with us this fabulous inspired shoot photographed by Helen […]

Vintage Wedding Dress Inspiration – Dior

When it comes to vintage wedding dress inspiration, nothing compares to the timeless elegance of Dior gowns. Christian Dior’s label started in the late 40s and reached the peak of its popularity in the 50s.   Dior completely changed women’s fashions in the 40s and 50s, introducing the “New Look” which featured designs with fitted […]