Tag Archives: Unique

Sneak Peak…shhhh

9 Apr

I love seeing unique features in weddings, and today I bring you a photo from a recent wedding. The son of a work colleague of mine recently got married, and their wedding featured this fabulous Origami Bouquet. More details to follow on the blog soon!

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Wedding Trend – Candles

5 Mar

I adore candles. Candles can create a magical ambiance that can be achieved by using simple votives or something more complex like hanging glass lanterns. Candles in any form are a hot wedding trend right now. So today  I thought I would compile some candle inspiration for you.

A simple and elegant table centerpiece featuring clear glass votives that really highlight the flowers.

Image Courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

This rose petal aisle way looks amazing with large hurricane vases filled with water and floating candles.

Image Courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

These jars featuring pillar candles are a great DIY table centerpiece idea. You can get creative with the styles and types of jars used.

Image Courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

These white wedding lanterns are a gorgeous addition to your wedding ceremony, particularly if you are having an evening wedding.

Image Courtesy of Luster Studios

If you are after an inexpensive DIY idea, then these wine glass lamps are a gorgeous idea.

Image Courtesy of Bella M Events

Monday Inspiration: Unique Table Centrepieces

30 Jan

So Monday is here yet again and to beat my Monday morning blues, I thought I would compile some photos of unique centrepiece ideas that I just love. Hopefully this will brighten your morning like it did mine!

1. I have featured this image before on the blog. The master Preston Bailey features this fabulous DIY Centrepiece idea on his blog.

Image via Great Wedding Finds

2. For the lover of candles, why not try this fabulous idea as featured on Martha Stewart Weddings. Achieve an eye catching centrepiece using different sized pillar candles. Your options are endless and would suit any colour choice.

3. For something a little bit more personal, why not try photo jars. This is a fab DIY idea, and the look can be achieved with various sized jars. This one has also been feautred on Preston’s blog.

Image via Roni Yaniv

4. If you have gone down the path of an eco friendly wedding, I just love the thought of a pot/basket of fresh herbs as a centrepiece. Imagine the smell! They can also be reused or gifted after the wedding.

Image courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

5. If you are after something a little more ‘old-fashioned’ and happen to have a whole pile of old tea tins lying around the house (or can get your hands on plenty), fill them with beautiful flowers and there you have it, a charming centrepiece!

Image courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

Polka Dot Bride – Unique Wedding Entertainment

4 Dec

My brand new Guest Blog Article for Polka Dot Bride went live on Friday. Check out my post on Unique Wedding Entertainment. I am working on a few other articles for Polka Dot Bride, so I will keep you all posted on when they are published. In the New Year I am also going to have a go at some freelance writing for some of the QLD based Bridal Magazines. If anything gets off the ground, you will all be the first to know!

Hot Wedding Trend – Feathery Bouquets

24 Nov

If you are after something just that little bit different for your bridal bouquet, why not take a look at some of these amazing feathery delights! I just adore this concept, so I have picked some of my favourites to share with you.

1. Peacock Feather Bouquet 

Image Courtesy of HubPages

2. Dark blood red roses, black calla lilies and black feathers make up this striking bouquet. 

Image Courtesy of Bouquet Bridal 

3. Modern, Unique Black and White Feather Bouquet 

Image Courtesy of Bouquet Bridal 

4. Soft, Vintage Inspired Pink Feather Bouquet

Image Courtesy of Attention to Detail: The Wedding Blog

5. If green is your thing, featuring peacock feathers

Image Courtesy of WeddingBee

6. This stunning purple bouquet featuring peacock feathers

Image Courtesy of Attention to Detail: The Wedding Blog

7. I adore this bouquet featuring silver feathers

Image Courtesy of Surroundings Online

8. A classic all white glamelia, accented with jewels and feathers – to die for! 

Image Courtesy of  Flowers By Semia

Polka Dot Bride – Unique Wedding Gifts

24 Sep

Just a brief blog post to let you all know that another one of my guest blogs for Polka Dot Bride went live on Friday! Check out my Unique Wedding Gifts post when you get a chance!

http://www.polkadotbride.com/2011/09/unique-wedding-gifts/