Fab Fridays (Real Loves)

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Real Loves

Fall Fabulous

Fab Fridays (Real Love)

A Fairytale Never Ending

Creative Tuesdays

DIY 3D Geometric Boxes

Stunning Frocks

Whimsical Bride by Sareh Nouri

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Mismatched Decor Fabulous

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Ruffles and Cake Inspirations

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Stunning Frocks: Beautiful La bella

Hello gorgeous!! Ohlala!! We just cant stop drooling over these loveliest photos ever.. giving goosebumps signals all over ; they belong to the legendary shutterbug Elizabeth Messina taken alongside the prettiest of prettys French lace, silks and embroidery a bride could ever dream wearing for her wedding! These pretty dresses come from the Beau Monde Collection of Claire Pettibone

Totally breathtaking inpired with vintage touch, these romantic bridal couture featured a sultry exploration of French-infused antique lace, flirtatious bodices and gold trimmed ruffles.... Sigh... definitely perfect for the brides  looking for something over-the-top romantic!! Let's scroll on for more...

Monday, October 22, 2012

Weekly roundups: Oct 15th - Oct 21st

Ola sweeties! hope its been an awesome week for you!..nwyays here's the last roundups' postings: ---


 

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Vintage Weekends (Real Loves): A bride's Charm

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Hello sweeties! we loove love weekends! Hope u're havin a fab one this week! Vintage Weekends back with more savy inspirations! Today we would like to bring you a wedding inspiration of Caroline and Winston, two truly kindred spirits with an appreciation for old-world charm... Thanks EO designs! Their love for vintage was the reason their wedding to be this elegant! Their wedding venue was at Keswick Hall, a beautiful place with early 20th century architecture and allure. Together they wanted a wedding that felt “warm, personal, romantic, with a lil gesture towards tradition”.Scoll below to see more...

Friday, October 19, 2012

Stunning Frocks: Moonlight Fabulous

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Hello gorgeous!! we looove fridayss!! Cos' we got more stunning gowns as your eye candy today! Today we'd like to share these exquisite gowns from Moonlight Couture collection. Love inspired, they're the perfect bridalwear for the ever romantics brides.  Above, a peach crystal organza fit bodice and flare gown with beaded handmade rosettes accenting the waist and detachable one-shoulder strap. Below gown, strapless mermaid gown featuring handmade flowers accented with Swarovski crystals, beading, and lace.
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Full A-line gown with lace accents throughout the sweetheart neckline, bodice and skirt of satin and tulle skirt. Shown with optional lace build-up with a key hole back.

Fab Fridays: Ethereal Hanging floral galore

Wowwwww **gasp** I think i just fainted... Sooo cant stop drooling over these gorgeous ethereal suspended flowers centerpieces and Floral Chandeliers in the world of weddings. They're absolutely mesmerizing.. and totally swoon worthy!! The exciting part, they are practical; on the other hand space saviors on the tables. You dont have to worry about decor cos' the ceiling can they speak for themselves!. Thanks to Belle, let's check out these awesome awesome decor below!

Event Designer via: Victoria Whitelaw Beautiful Flowers
left - Event Designer via: Nisie's Enchanted Florist | right- via: Pinterest

Real Loves: A Botanic Garden affair

There is something spectacular about this wedding affair. Unique & breath taking, which is written all over it. We just cant stop gushing on how beautiful this wedding is. From the bride to her dress to the wedding decor; certainly one wedding we can look up to. Plus, the venue on the other hand is a gorgeous place..
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Photography By / T-ONE Image
Moderated by Inspirasi SA source SMP
Vendors: Wedding Photography: T-ONE Image / Wedding Venue: Royal Botanical Gardens Melbourne in Melbourne, Victoria / Floral Design: Leaf Elwood / Event Design, Decor + Planning: DIY by the Bride / Wedding Cake: Cake Ink / Wedding Invitations: DIY by the Bride / Wedding Dress:Johanna Johnson / Bride’s Shoes: Tony Bianco / Hair: Peter Pasula of White Lotus / Makeup: Lisa Nguyen / Bridesmaids’ Dresses: SABA / Groom’s Attire: Jack London

Oct Issue is Up

True love is meant to be". Read our co Founder SA their wedding Love story at our Oct Issue on www.SongketAffairs.com

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Creatives Tuesday: DIY Pretty Bunting

Aloha sweets!! Today's DIY Creatives we're calling all bridesmaids! Today's Creatives Team, we'd  like to share with you these super useful pretty lil things designed by The Pretty blog to help prettify that Bridal Shower that you're planning for!  This awesome bunting will brighten up any shower, and set a wonderful tone for what’s to follow. Two colour schemes are highlighted here, one that’s very colourful and one thats a bit toned down. The following are instructions on how to begin!

Instructions for bunting:

 

What you may need:

Monday, October 15, 2012

Stunning Frocks: Floral in Awe

Oooh we looove floral season!! Perfect for the upcoming Spring loves....These lovely dresses designed by Manuel Mota for Pronovias.. sigh..so breath-taking arent they? These artwork is beautifully shot by Charlie Engman of Brides Magazine. Such a gorgeous masterpiece!

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Weekly roundups: Oct 8th - 13th

Hi sweeties! hope u guys had a good one..here's last roundups' postings: ---


 

Friday, October 12, 2012

Fab Fridays (Fancy Treats): Ruffles & Cake Inspirations..

Ola Ola sweets!! We looove Fridaysss!! Although it may be wet fridays to some of us, lets stay indoor & enjoy these gorgeous gorgeous cakes we gonna share with you below...Love is sweet and so are these absolutely mesmerizing wedding cakes shown amongst the hottest wedding trends out there... who doesnt love Ruffles!!! Ooohhh we just cant get enought of em' .. whether they're plain ruffled or trendy fashionable or ombre-ish or perhaps hand-painted.. these details definitely brings out the best of fluffy confectionaries that we ever seen in this past decade... Let's drool on...
Cake by Maggie Austin

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Stunning Frocks: Couture Fabulous by Abed Mahfouz


Super Stunning & glamorous!! We just cant stop drooling over these petty pretty plethora of pastel hued gowns from the famous designer Abed Mahfouz Fall/Winter 2012-2013 couture collection. A truly & elegant of brilliance, they're all perfectly adorned with delicate feminine details... From gossamer gowns in ivory, pink and peach, each of em' has their own unique identity, symbolizing a different kind ofs ophistication. Above, sleeveless V-neckline wedding dress; below, stunning mermaid gown with sheer long sleeves.
abed mahfouz fall 2012 couture wedding dress illusion long sleeves

Thursday Heelsday: Flats-mania

Simply gorgeous... Glittery with inner leather sole, they're the popular work wear for the feet. A true stylish, perfect for those who love to be in trend yet comfy! Sigh..Oscar la Renta...

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

IB#265: Retro Summer in Peach

Hi sweeties! Its a fab midweek isnt it? Welcoming back our IB team ! Brides, we know planning weddings can be quite a hectic if you're aiming for a summer weddings. Plus its days away and before you know it; its already summer! So behold those thoughts. Its emerging winter in some countries, but its summer in other places of the world. 
This inspiration board started out with the botanical illustration, when the whole thing came to life with heaps of peachy-beige gingham details. Summers are often associated with retro & fun. A happy retro-pective for brides who love to keep their wedding light and simple; to the fact peachy!

Mood: Peachy, fun & retrospective,
Season: Summer, spring
Colors: Peach, apricot, cream, sunset, peach orange, peach yellow, champagne
Photos: via S&I :: Row 1 Top left to right: vintage peach botanical illustration from Christies :: groomsmen in front of small white chapel, photo by Avery House, via Elizabeth Anne Designs :: Modern hand lettering by Alison Iven via Oh So Beautiful Paper  :: Row 2: bouquet with rattlesnake grass from Martha Stewart Weddings :: vintage lace gloves, photo by Anna Kuperberg :: peach shirt dress by Elias & Grace :: Row 3: basket centerpieces from from Martha Stewart Weddings :: Apricot jam favor, photo by Thayer Allyson Gowdy :: glazed bundt cake with magnolia bloom from Food & Wine :: beige gingham linen from La Tavola Linen  :: Row 4: apricot place card by Rebecca Thuss for Martha Stewart Weddings :: blind impression invitation by Ruby the Fox :: calligraphy by Angelique Ink, via Oh So Beautiful Paper :: gingham shirt and bridal skirt by J.Crew, photo by Bend the Light, via Love & Lavender :: Bridal hat by Louise Green, photo by Beaux Arts Photographie via Santa Barbara Chic ::  
Credits: Moderated by Inspirasi SA via source Snippet & Ink ::

Stunning Frocks: Modern meets Vintage by Jesus Preiro..

Hello loves! Bright & shine todayy!! Whats not to love when a modern wedding gown meets vintage halfway? Its awesome we get all the love vibes...just by drooling at these Stunning photos from the look book of Spanish bridal house Jesús Peiró 2013 bridal collection. Such a perfection for those who loves everything classy & sophistication.
jesus peiro wedding dresses 2013 bridal collection

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Creative Tuesdays: DIY Paper Peonies

Peonies are amongst our favorites in the whole flowers kingdom. Wild look yet full of sophistication. We find them most proming elegance ever in various important occasions like weddings & such.. With so many in shapes and colors, peonies crafting is no easy task. But once its mastered, they become an exquisite piece no bride can ever imagine. So, today's DIY Creatives, we came up with a lil making for peonies tutorial for you DIY brides. Courtesy by Lia from Ellinee is showing us how these are made using text weight paper called Strawberry from Paper Source to make this flower.
Handmade paper peony flowerThings you will need: 
  • Peonies template prints
  • Text weight paper (your choice of colors)
  • Scissors & cutters
  • hot glue gun
  • florist tape
Ready? let's begin!

Monday, October 8, 2012

{Trend Alert!} *New*: Peplum Phenomena

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Hello loves! How was your weekend? Oh my Monday has returned.. and let's fight the monday blues shall we? Today {Trend Alert Mondays} we're back with a new fad, an inspired vintage likes!.  Yes let's give applause to the Peplum design!  ... The peplum design was debuted from the 60s where it was known local celebs like Saloma & Sarimah used to wear them as formal wear in parties. Recently, this peplum comeback was popularized from the Bridal Market 2012, which it hit the fashion roof and became a fashion phenomena instantly. Peplum has come a loong way showing up in so many 2013 wedding gown collections.. Ooooh no wonder – the feminine ruffle at the waist is flattering on just about everyone.  Whether you're skinny bod or curvy...they're just simply gorgeous!  Whats not to love a simple lace overlay or a dramatic layered piece! How sophisticated noi? Yes brides, peplum is everywhere!

Vintage Weekeds (Stunning Frocks): Classy & Fab

Ola loves!! We're back with awesome Vintage weekends and this week Retro-loves we'd like to bring one swoon worthy design just for you details loving brides!  Totally smitten and jaw dropping- backless & details are the top bridal wedding trend these days! These gorgeous confections are Made with love by RetroVintageWeddings through their Etsy Shop. Talented and quite the tres' chic...

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Weekly Roundups: Sept 10th - Oct 7th

Hello loves! Here's last roundups' postings (before & after we took our break) ---


 

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Heels me Pretty!

Ola sweets. we Loooove today's thursdays heelsday inspiration... such a beautiful pump to share with you brides out there... none other than the famous Harriett Wilde... Love love the heels....

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Creatives Tuesdays: DIY Paper Towel Flowers

Hello sweeties! It has been whirlwind few weeks here in SA. So many things to do here! Anyways back for this week's DIYCreatives, we want to share with you on how to make the world’s cheapest party decoration ever... – paper towel flowers! With the rise of DIY makers our there, we thought would it be awesome to make a pretty of these paper towels absorbed with some food coloring of the table. Who knews a such a simple yet brilliant idea! With a bit of extra water, the color of the paper towels will just flow gorgeously, just like watercolors!. So, imagine more bits in big quantity? Ooohh nice right?  So, thanks to The Sweetest Occasion Hank & Hunt for creating this pretty little flowers that can be used on all kinds of projects. Ready?

Stunning Frocks: In awe of beauty by Martina Liana

Its one thing to be beautiful, but to be in awe - flawlessly over and over again are priceless. This is how we feel the moment we looked upon these beautiful dresses from Martina Liana 2012 bridal collection. A dreamy design, Martina Liana gowns are perfect for romantic & luxe brides. Either strapeless or one shoulder; totally one collection worth swooning for! Above,strapless deluxe dupioni sweetheart neckline ball gown with ivory lace belt. Below dress, silk organza gown with peony accent, shown with detachable one-shoulder strap.
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Tuesday, October 2, 2012

{Trend Alert}: Loving Rose Gold


Olaaaa loves! Its been awhile since our last post! Apologies for the absence as we were caught up with some issues at the back end. We sure miss you!. Hopee you guys enjoyed some of our inspiration via Instagrm... Anyways glad to be back.. Let's rock the wedding inspiration world again!