Photo by Jasmine Skye Photography via Moody modern garden wedding inspiration

Happy new year Dotties! We have all returned to our desks this week and are getting back into the groove of things…which can be a little hard when the sun is shining and you’re recovering from weeks of decadence! It certainly helps when we’re poring over beautiful wedding inspiration because what could be better? Let’s kick off the year with a roundup of everything we showed off this week!


We chatted wedding gowns with Ines of GWM Wedding

Here’s some moody modern garden wedding inspiration

Honeymoon planning? Why Kyoto needs to be on your list

Getting married in Summer? Miss Ladybird Cakes is sharing wisdom on keeping your delicious desserts cool in the heat!

Sharing the black-tie groom style of Alex

5 reasons you don’t need a bridal party

This classic white wine spritz needs to be on your menu this weekend

Loving this gorgeous Bali wedding at the Royal Pita Maha

These watermelon canapes from Fred & Ginger catering are just the ticket for summer days

Do you dream of marrying by the water? Ed Dixon Food Design is hosting an open day, with their preferred suppliers and plenty of special offers the beautiful Royal Victorian Motor Yacht Club in Williamstown on Sunday, Jan 13th. Quick sticks: book your free place here!

Also in Victoria is the Park Hyatt’s Union Wedding Showcase coming up on January 31st. Check out our events calendar for details on how to register your spot.

Melbourne couples; if you’re in love with the work of ManiaMania there is brilliant news ahead! Pieces of Eight Gallery has launched an exclusive partnership to stock the much-loved brand at their Melbourne gallery! The brand’s engagement and wedding rings are now in store and if you’re looking for something special Pieces Of Eight will happily collaborate with you to commission your own piece! Head to their website for details.

And finally, the winner of our The Summer Issue prize pack is Gemma Y! A big congratulations to Gemma and stay tuned for some epic giveaways in 2019!

Here’s a little upbeat office dance tune from our friends at Lily Road with Dan’s version of “Gimme Some Lovin” to round out the week. Because these old tunes will never go out of style!