Author Archives: elleandadhira

Sounds, scents and sights: An Australian Wedding Blogger talks sensory wedding planning

Farewell Fiancé is a lush new voice in the wedding bloggersphere – providing brides-to-be with inspiration on fashion, travel, wellness and sensory experiences. We sat down with founder Brooke to hear her take on 2017 trends and tips for planning a wedding with a full sensory experience in mind, and to celebrate their latest editorial shot in Mykonos, […]

Here’s how to guarantee your wedding day hair and makeup is the absolute best

We’ve all had disappointing hair and makeup at times in our lives – and when it happens, it’s a sure-fire way to rattle even the most confident and beautiful of women. On your wedding day, a hair or makeup fail can’t be an option – so we were over the moon to meet recently with […]

“There are multiple ways of being a woman, a bride, a human”. Meet the creatives behind Lola Varma bridal.

In an industry cluttered with lace, jewels and tulle, Australian label Lola Varma stands worlds apart. The label’s aesthetic is befitting of a modern, understated bride – one that is true to her persisting sense of style, even on her wedding day. Having admired their simple, free-spirited silhouettes for some time now, we were excited […]

Luxury meets economy: How a new generation of brides buy wedding dresses

Above: A J’aton custom made gown for sale on Still White, for just over half the price originally paid.  Not that long ago, the thought of purchasing a second-hand wedding dress was something that only occurred to the most frugal of brides. But thanks to Ingrid Szajer and her co-founder and husband Bruno, a new generation of brides-to-be […]

Crystal + Ramsey | Rules of Engagement

As chance would have it Crystal and Ramsey met on a random night in college. There was instant chemistry and they talked all night, but nothing really came of it until six months later. To their surprise, they were reunited when they found out they’d be neighbors in a frat house the following summer. The […]

Rising Star: Paris Hawken, Photographer

She’s only been photographing weddings for a few years, but Paris Hawken is quickly establishing herself as one of the world’s wedding photographers on the rise. Her natural, paired-back style fuses light, landscapes and romance to create something only true photographic talents manage to achieve. So, naturally, we cherished the opportunity to pick her brain […]