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Dec 22
Fast Five With Our Fave Vendors

The fabulous Nikki McCrone at home in Melbourne   Nikki McCrone is a much-loved Melbourne based Wedding Photographer, known forgetting her couples to dance and relax, thanks to her portable speaker and excellenttaste in music.Nikki recently photographed our Melbourne TCS lunch and had our members,laughing, dancing and posing. The photos were spectacular! Hello Nikki McCrone […]

Dec 05
QUESTIONS TO ASK CELEBRANTS

You’re engaged! Whoop whoop! Did you know that the only vendor you absolutely need at your wedding is someone who is legally able to marry you? All the rest… well, they’re lovely to have, but really, when you think about it, your celebrant is kinda the most important part of the day, because without them, […]

Sep 27
WHAT IS AN ELOPEMENT? ESPECIALLY IN 2023 AND 2024?

The dictionary definition to elope is  “to run away secretly in order to get married” In 2005, my partner and I, did indeed elope in this ‘traditional’ sense.   Well, the ‘ran away’ part is questionable. We were two adults who booked our own flights, with our joint bank account, to Las Vegas as it was technically on […]

Jul 11
FAST FIVE WITH OUR FAVE VENDORS

Hello Hey Babe! Photography, thanks for joining us. Can you please tell us, where are you based and what do you do?Im Lysh, and I’m a photographer based in good ol’ Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, however I travel ALL over the GLOBE for a good love story   What’s your favourite part of a wedding to photograph? […]

Mar 16
LET THEM EAT CAKE

We had a chat to one of Australia’s premier cake makers, Donna from Elegantly Frosted, with her hints and tips for finding your perfect cake (and cake artist) for your wedding day. Q: When a couple are looking for a cake artist to design and make their dream wedding cake, what should they think about […]

Feb 22
WITNESSES – HOW TO CHOOSE THEM!

There’s some things which you have to do to get legally married, and one of them is make your legal declaration (‘I call upon these persons here present, to witness that I [partner 1] take you [partner two] to be my lawful wedded wife/husband/partner’) in front of two witnesses. Traditionally, witnesses would often be the […]

Dec 20
HOW TO GET THOSE PERFECT WEDDING SHOTS WITH SAM WYPER PHOTOGRAPHY

As celebrants we often find ourselves front and centre within our couple’s most magical ceremony moments. We know how important it is to look our best and wear the right colours, so we don’t standout and upstage the wedding party. But what are the general rules when it comes to working with the photographer and […]

Dec 13
DIY OR NOT TO DIY…

Congratulations! You’re engaged! And we bet that, even if it’s only just happened, people are already asking you questions about where/when/how you’re getting married. Since COVID, wedding suppliers and vendors are harder to lock in as they are still playing catch-up, and so, one of the things you may be thinking about is a DIY […]

Nov 24
COVER ME IN SUNSHINE

When Meaghan and Rob married at The Black in Brisbane, the brightness radiated far and wide, not only due to their happiness, but also due to their fabulous colour palette they chose. Meaghan owns a business called Moggy Designs, where her creativity shines through weaving and jewellery making.  So, when it came to thinking about […]

Jun 03
5 MINUTES WITH THE TEAM at BABALOU WEDDINGS 

Recently we sat down with the team at Babalou Weddings and Events in the holiday town of Kingscliff in Northern NSW to find out how to choose the best venue, what the current trends are and what advice they would give to anyone getting married or entering the industry these days. Jodi and Kahlia are […]