Kate & David’s Retro Inspired Wedding in Germany

“You know the story- Boy meets girl only in Kate and David’s case the girl met the boy half a world away!  Seven years ago expat Kate left Melbourne for a study stint in Germany, in a small town near Berlin. On the dance floor one night she met a rather charming German boy named David, who […]

60s Inspired Hipster Bride & Groom

A hipster couple with a retro 60’s twist is just a match made in heaven in my opinion!  Real life couple Loren and Tom are just as cute as a button in this quirky retro inspired shoot captured by Bec Essery Photography. From head to toe Loren just oozes ’60’s sexy’ with her fabulous mini […]

Vintage Bride Wedding Fair Brisbane – Part 2

Tickets are selling fast for our Brisbane wedding fair which is only a few short weeks away now!  Don’t forget to head to our Brisbane fair page to purchase your tickets online in advance to save yourselves $5 per person on entry!  Via our online store tickets are only $10 per person and will be […]

Vintage Wedding Dress Inspiration – Audrey Hepburn

We absolutely love the style icons of the past when looking at design inspiration for the modern vintage bride.  Another icon that brings a wealth of gorgeous style ideas is Audrey Hepburn.  Being such a petite lady she can literally pull anything off when it comes to fashion, but the fabulous thing about the 50s […]

Tips for purchasing an original vintage wedding dress

by Silver Sixpence Original vintage wedding dresses are amazing and often hard to find in perfect condition, so we’ve developed a little guide on what to look out for when shopping for your original vintage bridal gown. Some not so perfect details are straight forward to fix and others are not repairable. There Once Was […]

Vintage Bride Wedding Fair Newcastle Vendors – Part 2

Tickets for the Vintage Bride Wedding Fair Newcastle are now on sale via our website for only $10 per person. For the lucky first 50 brides to jump online we have 50 special brides tickets up for grabs which also include a free copy of both Issues 1 & 2 of Vintage Bride magazine (Issue […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wedding Table Number Alternatives

Fun weddings are creative weddings, and one way to get creative is to shake up things on your wedding reception tables.  Instead of the standard numbered tables, why not choose creative names for each of your guests tables? Some lovely ideas that we have are: Cities or countries around the world that you have visited […]