Brisbane’s newest vintage wedding venue

As an architectural heritage conservationist I really love when the glorious old buildings in Brisbane are lovingly brought back to their former glory and made available once again for us all to enjoy! The latest great new wedding venue in Brisbane is High Church, located on Malt Street in the Fortitude Valley.  With views of […]

Vintage Inspired Country Weddings in Mudgee

Australian couples who are planning a vintage inspired wedding in the countryside are spoilt with options for locations for the perfect wedding location.  Often the hardest decision is choosing where!!  There are many hidden little gems throughout Australia and one of those such locations is the Mudgee Region in Central NSW.   How to plan […]

Vintage Chair Inspiration for Weddings

Now if you’re a regular follower of Vintage Bride you would know (and probably share) my distaste for boring old standard chair covers over boring old standard banquet chairs or plastic stackable chairs… um no thanks!  So what other options are there? Well plenty!!!  Vintage weddings are filled with quirky, unique pieces and part of […]

Vintage Weddings at the Transcontinental Hotel Brisbane

The iconic 130 year old Transcontinental Hotel is one of Queensland’s longest running bars and has recently undergone major renovations to become one of the newest vintage wedding venues in Brisbane. With a nod to it’s history, the renovation sees exposed brick walls opposite painted walls with white trimmings & varnished dark timber floors.  In […]

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 […]

Brisbane’s newest vintage wedding venue – The Gardens Club

We recently had the pleasure of attending an exciting launch night of Brisbane’s newest vintage wedding venues – The Gardens Club.  Nestled in the Botanic Gardens in Brisbane city sits a gorgeous historic building, originally the Curators Cottage, which has been lovingly renovated and reopened as a wedding reception venue. Not only is the venue […]

Three lovely bridal looks for a vintage wedding by Danielle Rusko Makeup & Carlylooyah Photography

You have your dress or you have a picture of your dream wedding hairstyle, but now it’s time to put it all together for the perfect complete vintage look on your wedding day.  This can be tricky for many first time brides and a talented team which was lead by Danielle Rusko Makeup & Carlylooyah […]

Ways to Use Hay Bales in your Vintage Wedding

Backyard and country weddings are such a popular choice for the vintage loving couple.  Venues that offer sprawling grounds that allow the ability to really get creative with props and styling are what these couples are looking for and once you’ve got the ultimate location booked it’s time to get clever with creating a fabulous […]

Autumn Love

I was fortunate enough to have the privileged of making Sam from The Wanderers and the Wolves’ wedding dress and since then I’ve been watching her photography business grow from strength to strength.  There is something so magical about the moments that she captures between couples and this gorgeous styled shoot that we shot with […]