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1 There are emails that truly make your day, as they tend to contain something so beautiful that stops you in your tracks and makes you smile! This wedding was apart of one of those emails I received this week and it completely brightened my day. I’m so honoured to share Mark and Stacey’s beautiful garden wedding today, the colours, pops of bright gingham, venue, flowers and table settings are so beautiful and make for such a relaxed, happy and love filled vibe! Plus I’m completely smitten with the stunning stationery and tea towel invites, which were lovingly designed by Stacy herself, how lovely and perfect is that! This truly is such a perfect wedding, but of course you can see that from the gorgeous photos yourself! x

Flowers: LushKa | Photography: Jill Andrews | Wedding Dress: Nancy Leung | Vintage hireage: Urban Charm | Stationery and tea towel invites: Stacey, The Blushing Teacup | Makeup: Jessie Wright | Rings: Eli | Bowties and suspenders: Me and Matilda | Napkins: Dot and Army |

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Autumn may well and truly be here, but that doesn’t mean at all that you can’t add a little spring to your step! From beautiful bold or delicate fresh flowers around your home, amazing wedding bouquets, stunning floral wall art (tiny bit obsessed with the wallpaper in the above image, I think a floral wall would look amazing in my office!) to of course adding a little floral explosion to your outfit – autumn really is the perfect season to add this stunning floral trend to your wardrobe or home! I’d love to know which of the above items are your favourite, I’m completely smitten with #2, the floral midi skirt – it would look amazing dressed down with a simple tee and sandals and even better dressed up in heels for a night out!

Oh, and be sure to take a peek at a little peek into my daily life on instagram – I’m currently sharing a little bit of what I do each day as part of the #dailylifein5 project! It’s really lovely, so be sure to take a peek! I hope everyone is having a wonderful week so far, I’d love to hear what you’ve been up to/have planned, happy hump day everyone! x

| top image by Elizabeth Messina. via wedding chicks | 1. boohoo floral bandeau top | 2. boohoo floral midi skirt | 3. boohoo floral skater dress | 4. boohoo neon floral top | 5. boohoo floral skirt |

Pastel-Blooms-Moodboard Happy Friday everyone, I hope you all had a lovely week! The incredibly sweet ProFlowers asked me to put together a little mood board of my favourite floral trend at the moment – I can’t remember the last time I made mood board (they’re so pretty and so much fun, I think I’m going to have to get back into the habit!) and I’m having a little crush on pastels at the moment. So I thought a beautiful pastel mood board was the perfect way to celebrate the end of a lovely week, plus Im yet to meet anyone who doesn’t have soft spot for a beautiful bouquet of flowers. I hope you all have a truly magical weekend planned, I’m off to buy a pretty selection of flowers for our home. x

| made from scratch dessert table | flower wall | lambs ear bouquet | lauren kelp brunch | bouquet | cupcakes |

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24 I feel terrible, I haven’t shared a wedding in quite a while, so I’m beyond honoured to share Christine and Kevin’s beautiful French Bay Yacht Club Wedding photographed by the incredibly lovely and talented Lavara O’Hanlon Photography! I could quite easily gush on forever about Christine and Kevin’s beautiful day, from the flowers, loving attention to detail for the table settings and venue decor, the divine dessert table and menu and of course Christine’s stunning Sally Eagle dress – the whole day is beyond perfect! But, of course you can see that yourself from the beautiful photos! Be sure click read more below to read all about how Christine and Kevin fell in love and of course how they planned their wedding. x

| Photographer: Lavara O’Hanlon Photography | Venues: French Bay Yacht Club and Old Soldier’s Memorial Church (both in Titirangi) | Caterer: Hamish Stewart Catering | Brides Dress: Sally Eagle | Music: We Stole The Sun | Cake: Bluebells Cakery | Flowers: Judith’s Floral Design | Makeup: Julia O’Neil | Hair: Sarah from Live and Let Dye | Plant hire: Hireplants |

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Happy Monday everyone, I hope you all had a lovely weekend! I’m so excited and honoured to share a piece of news that I’ve had to keep quite for a little while – the incredibly kind and generous Sunday Star Times featured my cakes and a little dessert table round up on the weekend as part of their beautiful DIY wedding edition. If you didn’t see it, you can see a little peek here. I have to thank the incredibly lovely and hugely talented Coralee Estelle for taking the beautiful photos and Mel from All the Frills for styling this stunning shoot, they’re honestly my dream team! xo

| Cakes, Made From Scratch | Styling, All the Frills | Photography, Coralee Estelle |

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14 Last year I was asked to make a exposed vanilla layer cake for photo shoot that was styled by Red Creative Event Styling and photographed by the lovely Kate Grewal Photography - I’m beyond honoured and terribly excited to share that over the weekend this beautiful Orchard Romance Shoot was featured on the amazing Style Me Pretty blog! Everyone who was apart of this magical shoot did such a fantastic job and it’s always so lovely and incredibly flattering to see your work featured on such an iconic blog. Be sure to take a peek on Style Me Pretty to see more of this stunning Orchard Romance Shoot. x

Photography: Kate Grewal Photography | Cake: Made From Scratch | Shoes: Christian Louboutin | Hair And Make Up: Sarah Knight | Hair And Makeup: Sarah Knight Using MAC Cosmetics | Bridal Millinery:Natalie Chan Boutique | Dress Designer: Joanne Flemming | Model: Dominique Wisniewski | Nude Heels: Christian Louboutin | Photography – Assistance: Caron Nicole | Styling And Florals: Red Creative Event Styling | Wedding Dress Boutique : Primrose And Finch

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There are days when everything becomes so incredibly overwhelming and you have so much to do that no matter how many lists you make you can’t seem to get on top of things – today is one of those day! But one of my absolute favourite, and there are many, parts of working in such a beautiful industry is that you see a post and it instantly brightens your day that forces you take a little time out to admire it. This stunning pink, white and black party via 100 Layer Cake is one of those parties that makes you want to call your closets friend, slip into a gorgeous party dress and enjoy a couple of glasses of wine and delicious sweet treats – it’s so pretty that you simply must take a peek at the rest of the celebration here. x

For more event styling inspiration, be sure to take a peek at our wedding and celebrate sections.

Photography: Charlie Juliet | Event Décor, Styling + Florals: HANALULU CO. | Hair + Make-up: Sissi Chan | Stationery: Christina D’Asaro Design | Cakes: Nine Cakes | Venue: ICI Restaurant

Happy Friday everyone, I hope everyone has had a really lovely week and are looking forward to the Auckland long weekend! I’m beyond honoured and so thrilled to share this gorgeous Hen’s Garden Party that the absolutely stunning and wonderfully talented Mel from All the Frills styled – I adore the idea that a Hen’s party can be turned into a beautiful flower filled event. Plus how gorgeous is Julie’s dress, the host of this gorgeous party, and of course the adorable puppy proudly wearing a bow tie! I couldn’t think of a more perfect event for a beautiful-bride-to be as everything from the dessert table, drinks table and flowers have been styled to absolute perfection – plus my jaw dropped when I saw the dahlia ring favours, they’re such a lovely idea! In other exciting news, Mel has just launched her very first online shop – it’s a perfect extension of her stunning brand and everything is absolutely to die for! I’ll share a little more about this later but for now, you must have a peek at the rest Sarah’s Garden Hen’s Party, and of course All The Frill’s Shop, it’s so hard to leave empty handed, everything is so amazing! x