Great Gatsby & Art Deco Inspired Pub Wedding
Me and My Camera
March 28, 2017
Brooke and Reece first met in high school and were married in Australia in September. The main inspiration for the wedding was their venue; The Provincial Hotel in Fitzroy. It had the laid back feel they were after and had lots of rustic charm. Their theme was mash up of rustic, handmade details and the Great Gatsby. They decided to not have a first dance, cut the cake or throw the bouquet as they didn’t want a scheduled wedding with time frames and things to remember, they just wanted to party!
Moody and Dark Australian Elopement
March 16, 2017
Mitch and Tash decided to elope and wanted their wedding to feel moody and a bit dark. So the bride wore black and they had their ceremony in a venue that looked like a gothic mansion!
Boho Beach Wedding in Australia
Towards the Moon
November 22, 2016
Annie and Paul met when the bride first visited the UK. She was in Sheffield with a friend and they met at the pub that he was working in. When they came to get married, they wanted to have two celebrations in their respective countries. This first one took place on a beach in Sydney in March (their UK wedding will be in a future issue of Rock n Roll Bride magazine so watch this space!)
Bohemian Backyard Wedding
November 8, 2016
Jon and Rach were married in June in their own back garden in Queensland. They both love being outdoors and they wanted to create a relaxed gathering so their friends and family were able to stand and mingle with each other all day.
Tropical Tiki Bar Wedding
November 5, 2016
Aaron and Emma's Australian wedding had a retro tropical theme. "Think a Connery-era James Bond-esque tiki bar plonked in the middle of a leafy oasis during twilight", explained the bride. "We officially coined it as 'Sparkly Jungle Chic'."
Autumnal Rustic Wedding in Australia
October 22, 2016
The most important thing for Bree and Justin was that their rustic Canberra wedding had a comfortable and inviting atmosphere for their guests. "We wanted the reception to feel like us", said the bride, "and for everyone to have a happy and had a wonderful time."
Carnival Wedding with Pops of Colour
September 22, 2016
Tammy and Alex’s wedding was inspired by a carnival. "As soon as we saw a carnival themed wedding online we knew that was what we had to have too", the bride said. "We are both big kids at heart. We knew there was no way we would have a traditional wedding; we wanted something fun and this was perfect!"
Retro Melbourne Zoo Wedding
September 6, 2016
Jane and Joel's wedding was held at Melbourne Zoo. Their ceremony was in the Japanese Garden and their reception in the Rainforest Room! "We wanted our wedding to be fun, colourful and summery", said Jane. "I’ve always loved the glamour of the 1950s-era so our outfits were based on the fashion from that time. We went for a retro carnival theme to fit our venue. The colours were based on the bridesmaid dresses which were light green, coral, red and blue. It was the perfect retro summer palette."
Relaxed Fun Party Vibes
Through The Woods We Ran
August 25, 2016
Hannah and Trent were married at Matilda Bay Reserve in Perth, Western Australia. They hired furniture and knick knacks from Turtle and the Pelican and Maisey Collections to furnish the outdoor space. They also borrowed lots of props from friends.
Timeless Retro Inspired Wedding
August 11, 2016
Annarose and Benji met when they were both dating other people (she was with his housemate!) However when those relationships ended they remained friends and got together soon after, one New Year's Eve.
Low Key Treasury Gardens Wedding
Drawing with Light
August 3, 2016
Rachel and Jason didn't want a fuss, a theme or anything to big for their Melbourne wedding. So they organised an intimate ceremony at Treasury Gardens followed by a casual reception at a cafe.
Carnival of Love
July 28, 2016
Tara-Lee and Jesse were married at the groom's family home on Mt Tamborine, Australia. The day had a vintage circus/ carnival theme!
1960s Inspired Retro Cinema Wedding
July 21, 2016
Bianca and Lachlan's met over a mutual love of 1960s music, "We were both in a record store 11 years ago and somehow a very shy and introverted Lachlan made his way over to me (not at all shy or introverted) and struck up a conversation. We discussed 1960s music, our love for the Beatles, books, films and politics!"
Kitschy, Vintage & Colourful Wedding Down Under
July 13, 2016
Riley and Michelle's wedding was inspired by their own states and style, they love everything that's a bit fun and different so the most important thing to them was that their day was not boring or plain!
Old World Vintage Glamour with a Rock n Roll Twist
July 6, 2016
Carlie and Shannon's wedding was inspired by sparkles, Rock n Roll and achieving magic on a budget. They were married in Brisbane in March.
Industrial, Bohemian Hippy Wedding in Australia
We Are All Stardust
June 8, 2016
Devina and Clint were married in Fremantle, Western Australia. They both love all things vintage, and are hippies at heart, so this is where they started when it came to planning the day.
Indie Pub Wedding in Australia
June 4, 2016
Emma and Dion's September wedding had a laid back, rustic vibe. It was held at The Wallace Pub and Hotel in Victoria. "Our wedding was relaxed, vintage and a bit random!" said the bride. "I looked at Pinterest and blogs for ideas but mostly we just did things that felt right."
Tropical Deer Hunter Wedding
April 14, 2016
We still haven't quite worked out our wedding theme!" bride Amy told me when I asked about the inspiration for their Australian wedding. "It was like a brass, pineapple, tropical deer hunter theme - haha!"
‘Til Death do us Party
April 10, 2016
If you like things a bit more dark 'n moody than the usual bridal fare, then you're going to love this wedding shoot!
Put together by Him and Her Events from Queensland, it features a black wedding cake, a deer skull above the ceremony arch and the coolest models ever! This is definitely not one for traditional brides.
Vintage Nautical & Cat Themed Wedding
April 5, 2016
Emily and Steve wanted to incorporate lots of things they both love into their wedding. The day ended up being vintage-inspired, nautical, nerdy, cat themed!