Thursday, September 30, 2010

Squint Photography

Squint is a modern boutique photography studio that is distinct and charming. Whether it is a wedding, family portrait or editorial, each photograph is produced with the creativity and innovation for elegantly capturing the moment with a personal touch. 

After browsing their website and blog, we just had to share these stunning shots with you. We love how the shots not only capture the beauty and emotion of the wedding day, they also position the wedding against quintessential Perth landscapes... 

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Tuscany Bridal

With over 15 years of experience in the industry, Tuscany Bridal offers a wide range of bridal styles, including stunning collections from both high-end international and local Australian designers . With an impressive range of bridesmaids' dresses, eye-catching jewellery, veils and headpieces, they have everything to help you fulfil your Perth wedding dreams. 

Here are just a few of The Bride's Diary's favourite gowns available at Tuscany Bridal...

Appointments are highly recommended, so you can be assured your time at Tuscany Bridal will be a memory to add to your special day.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Soul Man Professional DJ Entertainment

Looking for a fun, flexible and professional entertainment option for your Perth wedding? Steve Morice of Soul Man Professional DJ Entertainment provides both DJ and MC services for wedding receptions.

When you book with Soul Man Professional DJ Entertainment you can rest assured that every detail of your reception will be planned and organised. Even if your reception is a casual cocktail party, it still needs to have organisation! At the reception Steve will always make sure everything runs smoothly, so that can you relax and enjoy your special day.

Soul Man Professional DJ Entertainment offers a huge range of music to choose from or you can supply your own special pieces. It's all about having a great time!

Visit Soul Man Professional DJ Entertainment

Friday, September 24, 2010

Delicate and Sweet Flowergirls Dresses at Natalia Bridal

There is nothing sweeter than a flowergirl! The Bride's Diary loves the very cute flowergirl and junior bridesmaids outfits available at Natalia Bridal. There are many colour and style options available, so you will be able to match your junior attendants perfectly with the style and theming of your wedding. Here are just a few of our favourite flowergirl outfits from Natalia Bridal.

Head over to Natalia Bridal to see their full range of flower girl outfits, as well a a huge range of bridal gowns and bridesmaids dresses.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

The Duxton: 5 Star Service for Your Perth Wedding

The Bride's Diary would like to introduce you to one of our favourite Perth wedding reception venues - The DuxtonThe Duxton's 5 star service will ensure nothing spoils the romance for your special day.

The Duxton's dedicated Wedding Specialist, experienced Executive Chef and highly skilled staff look after you during the preparations leading up to your special day, and throughout the reception. Their attention to detail will ensure that your wedding day will be a truly memorable occasion, not only for yourselves but also for your guests.

Whether it is an intimate wedding, a large extravaganza or a cocktail style reception, The Duxton is the perfect choice no matter what type of wedding you are planning. With several banquet rooms to select from, their dedicated Wedding Specialist can work with you to create a package to suit your individual needs and budget.

To end the night in style, your guests can also stay in one of the 306 luxuriously appointed accommodation rooms. Packages including breakfast are available in all room types ranging from a Deluxe room to an exclusive Club room or Suite.

Whatever you or your guests require, The Duxton Hotel Perth caters for everyone!

Visit The Duxton

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Amazing Wedding Photos From Robyn Cusack Photography

Robyn Cusack Photography is a renowned boutique photography studio, with a knack for producing stylish and emotive shots. The Bride's Diary has fallen in love with these stylish, funny and moving images that capture Perth Weddings and just had to share them with you!

Robyn is a Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) and a Certified Professional Photographer (CPP), having exhibited and won many awards for her highly regarded work. By booking Robyn and her team you are ensuring a smooth, yet fun photographic experience that will give you a collection of creative and beautiful images. With a sharp eye for detail and a love of beauty, Robyn captures your Perth wedding day with passion.

Visit Robyn Cusack Photography

Friday, September 17, 2010

Elegant Couture at Nuku Designs

You want your Perth wedding to be stylish and sophisticated and this is especially true for your bridal gown! The Bride's Diary loves perusing bridal fashion and we are so excited to share the beautiful bridal couture from Nuku Designs.

 Since 1987 Nuku Designs has gained an enviable reputation amongst Perth’s couture market for stunning contemporary and traditional bridal gowns. Synonymous with impeccable fit and superb craftsmanship, Nuku Designs specialises in making each bride feel elegant and unique on her wedding day. Each gown is designed and made exclusively for the individual bride in beautiful fabrics complemented by exquisite hand beading and delicate lace work.

Having your bridal gown created by Nuku Designs literally means having your gown made by Louise Nuku herself and a select team of superb professionals. Louise helps you to design your gown and then takes care of every step in the process to completion. Nuku Designs is the true personal couture experience.

After creating the couture dream for brides, Louise opened her Joondalup fashion boutique in 2009 to include off the rack and made to order. Nuku boutique stocks high end pm wear and designer labels such as George Evening, Moss and Spy, Rachel Gilbert and Dusk as well as Louise’s own exclusive range of evening and bridesmaids gowns.

Encompassing her signature fit and craftsmanship Louise’s range of gowns are available in sizes 6-16 with plus sizes Made to Order. Spectacular one off Red Carpet designer gowns will be available from Spring/Summer 2010.


Thursday, September 16, 2010

Amazing Laser for Your Spring Wedding

Make your Spring wedding day one to remember with the beautiful range of wedding stationery from Amazing Laser. Spring is a great time to indulge in delicate floral motifs, decorative leaves and whimsical laces in soft, pretty colours.

Amazing Laser introduces you to a new range of stationery products that will bring magic and delight to your wedding day. This cutting edge laser technology gives you quality and originality but still retains a timeless elegance at an affordable price. 

Products include invitations, RSVP cards, place cards, bomboniere boxes, cupcake wrappers, napkin rings and much more. 

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Perth Fashion Festival Wrap Up

Ruth Tarvydas

As avid fashion fans, The Bride's Diary Team have been watching the Perth Fashion Festival with fascination, and we have not been disappointed! Here are the highlights of the festival and some of our favourite pieces from the catwalk to help inspire you with your Perth Wedding...

Perth Fashion Festival's Fashion Paramount has once again captivated guests with its urban-chic fit-out that includes a stunning overhead light installation above a sleek, European style catwalk.

Ruth Tarvydas

Over 600 people attended the two catwalk shows held at Paramount Times Square and Ruth Tarvydas. Times Square featured the stunning Spring Summer 10/11 collections of stellar Australian designers Leona Edmiston, Wayne Cooper, Aelkemi, Anna Thomas, Bettina Liano and Breathless. Spotted front row were Leona Edmiston,Wayne Cooper, Russell James, Lisa Scaffidi and Susi Deveridge.

Wayne Cooper

The highly anticipated Ruth Tarvydas show started in dramatic fashion with an aerial silk performer and a single-point trapeze artist descending from the ceiling onto the catwalk. A four-minute, specially produced black and white film followed, featuring footage of Ruth from her modelling years and starring model Lia Tapper.

Opening the show was Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts wearing a striking, orange, cut-out mini-dress entitled 'heatstroke' and valued at more than $6,000.

Ruth Tarvydas

The 35-piece collection Spring Summer 10/11 collection plays with wet-look nylons and French silks and drew loud rounds of applause from the star-studded crowd which included Bree and Malcolm Day, Em Rusciano, Lydia and Zhenya Tsvetnenko, Mitchell Johnson and Jessica Bratich, Underbelly's Natasha Cunningham, Lisa, Baz and Sam.


Other fashion events held around the city yesterday included Every Body Counts which saw Australia's most famous plus-size model Natalie Wakeling strut her stuff alongside real women on the catwalk; the sell-out Myer Fashion Luncheon at Kings Park which included the new season ranges of some of Australia's most celebrated designers including Nina Maya, Aurelio Costarella, Jayson Brunsdon, Leona Edminston, Manning Cartell, Maticevski, Nicola Finetti and Wayne Cooper; and Fashion Friday featuring Zara Bryson showcasing the Spring Summer 10/11 collections from leading designers including Garth Cook, Carly Hunter, Hopetown, Karen Walker, Lonely Hearts, Magdalena Velevska, Poppy Lissiman, Sretsis and Salasai.

Saturday 11 September Festival highlights include:

MISCHKA AOKI, 10.30am and KIDS KIDS KIDS presented by Forrest Chase, 11am, Fashion Central, Perth

PFF's Fashion Central in Forrest Place, Perth, was transformed as two free shows, dedicated entirely to children's fashion, take to the runways. Mischka Aoki Kids Parade showcased high-end, limited and exclusive garments for baby girls from 12 months to three years of age. Kids Kids Kids is the second event dedicated entirely to children and included labels Jack and Milly, Little Leona, Milkshake, Pumpkin Patch and Wayne Junior.

BOYS BOYS BOYS, 1.00pm, Fashion Central, Perth.

Perth Fashion Festival's only runway show dedicated solely to men?s fashion. This exciting runway parade will feature men's Spring Summer 10/11 collections from G-Star Raw, Industrie, Jack London and Politix.

Now in its third year WA Designer Collections is a unique opportunity to see the best of the West's fashion talent all under the one roof. Two shows featuring 25 designers in total including Ae?lkemi, Breathless, Empire Rose, Fenella Peacock, Flannel, Liz Davenport, Megan Salmon, Of Cabbages and Kings, Stand International, Story by Tang, S2, United Constructions, ARJ Selvam, Daniella Caputi, Elementree Clothing, Garth Cook, Leah Tarlo, Leanne Lim, Lonely As A Cloud, Lonely 8-Bit Heroes, One Fell Swoop, On Tour, Pinchandspoon, Poppy Lissiman and The Butcher and the Crow.

Perth's biggest fashion event  showcased 160 labels from a range of well-known, up-and-coming, and student designers throughout the weeklong festival.

Perth Fashion Festival 9 - 15 September 2010

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Stunning Spring Wedding Style from Grace K. Photography

With Spring upon us, The Bride's Diary have been searching high and low to bring you wedding inspiration to plan the perfect Perth wedding... Dorita & Shane's wedding, captured by the inimitable Grace K. Photography is stunning in its simplicity... soft whites and creams are combined with tangerine hues to create a fresh, light filled wedding celebration. Here are just a few of our favourite shots, to view all the shots visit the Grace K. website.

Monday, September 13, 2010

Travel in Style on your Wedding Day with Lavish Limousines

Not only a means of transportation, your wedding cars will make a stylish appearance in your photographs – and the Chrysler limousine from Lavish Limousines is sure to be a standout at your WA wedding.

Lavish Limousines pride themselves on being the best - their level of service is of the highest quality and professionalism. The vehicles are brand new Chrysler 300Cs direct from the USA, with the highest standard of build quality that Chrysler produces. When you experience the service at Lavish Limousines, you will enjoy friendly and professional staff, comfort and reliability and the prestige of having the best chauffeured limousines in Perth.