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 […]

Welcome baskets for wedding guests

We were chatting about welcome baskets for wedding guests in the office recently as we just plain love the idea of them, so I thought I would share our ideas with all of you. If you are having a wedding with either a lot of interstate / international guests or you are having a bit […]

Creative & Unique Table Runner Ideas For Your Wedding

We all know that the standard look for a table runner at a wedding reception is a plain old piece of fabric, whether it be in satin or sheer organza – generally in the past the shinier the fabric the better… urgh!!  It’s always lovely to see a creative wedding where couples think outside the […]

Spring

Spring is the first collaborative styled shoot between props / stylists Retro in the Rough, fashion store Drowning in Decadence Vintage, and photographer Soulbridge Media. The trio teamed up to create a vintage kitchen tea, to serve as inspiration for brides to be, and to also highlight some of their super cute wares and talents. […]

Wet Weather Wedding Backup

You have been planning your dream wedding for months, perhaps even years, and it all hinges upon a perfect day with an outdoor ceremony and perhaps even an outdoor reception with the most spectacular view that you can imagine.  When you are planning a wedding that is reliant on mother nature playing nice it’s super […]

Natalie’s Kitchen Tea

Natalie, one of our gorgeous brides, had her Kitchen Tea recently in her parent’s backyard in Brisbane.  “It was a gorgeous, sunny, winter afternoon, exactly what I had hoped for as mum’s yard is quite spectacular. We hosted about 70 ladies for the event. With the help of my lovely bridesmaids, my mother and my […]

Vintage Inspired Coloured Wedding Dresses

Vintage loving brides of today are all about injecting their personalities in their wedding dresses, and for many this also means adding some colour.  For the colour loving bride we have put together some of our very favourite coloured wedding dresses that all have a lovely vintage style to them! Source: 100 Layer Cake Source: […]

Kaity’s Real Bride Advice – Venues

It’s been an exciting time of welcoming some new faces to TVHB team recently and one of the new gals is Kaity who comes in to help me wade through my never ending list of things to sort (phew!!)  Like many of you, Kaity too is engaged and busy planning her own special day so […]

Advice on choosing the perfect flower for your bouquets and colour palette

The team at Wedding Flower Express shared with us some advice for those who are having trouble working out the ideal floral bouquet that we think is super handy! The colour palette you choose will help to set the overall vibe of your wedding, so it’s important to make sure you choose colours that will […]

Lively Country Wedding – Lauren & Dave

Lauren & Dave’s wedding was held on a beautiful old dairy farm at Yandina (Yandina Station) which became the inspiration for the day. Both the bride and groom lovingly made, sourced, found, restored and styled every aspect of the day (down to finding chairs on the side of the road and restoring them!), and because […]