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@2019 by Venita Manning.

Do I need to have a Bridal Party?

Traditionally, and we’re talking 100’s of years ago, a Bridal Party served a pretty important role.

Let’s start with the groomsmen and best man. They were there specifically to stop the of stealing the bride from her neighbouring communi...

So your big day is over. You’ve made vows, drunk champagne, danced and had an absolutely epic time. 

It’s now the morning after. You’ve woken up to your new husband or wife. Life is fabulous. 

Then you have to make a mad dash to pack bags, grab passports, organise an Ube...

Why do we need witnesses?

The two witnesses are the official legal witnesses to the marriage under law and their presence serves a legal purpose. The purpose is to be able to swear in court as to the identify of the parties or to testify to the circumstances in which th...

Ok, you’ve found ‘the one’. Now for the most important next step, where to hold the big day? The venue. To start, choose your top 5 dream venues.

There are so many factors to consider. Firstly, your budget. Sit down together and have a realistic chat. Think about your g...

The big questions has been asked and answered with a resounding yes! What next?

Everyone has their own ideas about what order to do things in. From my experience in the wedding industry these are my top tips.

The first thing is to sit back, relax and just enjoy being eng...

✨M A G I C A L✨

Magical is the only way to describe the fairytale that was Michael and Marisa’s wedding day.

When you first arrive at Maleny Manor you are immediately in awe of the stunning venue and the amazing views.

The beautiful bride Marisa was upstairs, putting on t...

January 16, 2019

I'm going to start this by saying I am definitely no expert at picking a dress and here's why.

My husband and I decided we wanted a small wedding with just family and a few friends. We decided to have it on a small island in the Whitsundays. There could be a total of ab...

March 18, 2018

There’s two camps here and I can see merit in both but at the end of the day it really depends on what you want.

Here are some things to think about when planning a rehearsal - or not!

Where Do I Need To Stand?

If you have a large bridal party it can be a good idea to wor...

January 26, 2018

No, don’t groan! When we first chat about writing vows nearly every groom sinks back in the chair and looks like a deer in the headlights.

It’s not that scary. That first sentence is always the hardest but then it just seems to flow. I can help with some tips and tricks...

January 19, 2018

Well, first you need a boy or a girl who you can’t imagine living your life without. Then bring all your dreams and desires to the table. Leave all the stuff you really don’t want behind. It’s your ceremony. Let’s make it all about you.

Things you will both need:

  • An...

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