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Top 23 Wedding Flower Shops Near Yarra Valley

Top 23 Wedding Flower Shops Near Yarra Valley

We've put together the best wedding flower shops around Vines of the Yarra Valley Vines of the Yarra Valley Wedding venue is a stunning property located at the gateway of the Yarra Ranges just 45 minutes from the Melbourne CBD. Surrounded by acres of vineyard in every direction, lush lawns and magnificent rose gardens we provide everything you need in one location including free ceremony time. We offer a ceremony location on site with 360 panoramic views of the valley and mountain ranges. Here are 23 Flower Shops near Yarra Valley Red Earth Flowers Shop 15/520 Mount Dandenong Road, KilsythPh: 03 9725...
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50 Best Bridal Florists specializing in Melbourne Weddings

50 of the best Bridal Florist that specialize in Melbourne Weddings! Flowers should be an exciting, fun part of your Yarra Valley wedding planning & we love sharing the journey with our brides & grooms!   Thrive Flowers & Events 12 Dight St, Collingwood VIC 3066 http://www.thriveflowers.com.au/ Tucked away in the back streets of Collingwood, Melbourne sits a cosy and inviting space filled with the scent of blossom. This is the home of Thrive Flowers & Events, the creation of founders Alyssa Goodall and Rosie Mackenzie, who specialise in floral arrangements for just about any occasion. Alyssa has worked in...
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Wedding Lingerie 101 – Choosing The Perfect Lingerie to Match Your Wedding Dress

Choosing The Perfect Lingerie to Match Your Wedding Dress The wrong underwear can completely destroy your outfit, and you certainly wouldn’t want such a thing to happen on your wedding day. It is essential to buy bridal lingerie with as much thought as you would pay to your wedding gown (well perhaps not as much, but almost). Brides-to-be often obsess over their wedding dresses, making sure that it’s perfect for them, from choosing the right wedding dress silhouette to the right type of neckline for their body shape. When they finally pick out that perfect wedding dress, they heave a...
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Wedding Dress Timeline – Monthly Checklist to Your Perfect Bridal Look

Wedding Dress Timeline: Monthly To-Dos to Perfect Your Bridal Look When it comes to finding "the one," timing is essential. These are the wedding dress deadlines you don't want to miss. Chances are, you've been dreaming of your wedding gown since for as long as you can remember. If you want to make sure reality lives up to your dream, it's important to start planning and shopping for your wedding dress early on. Here, we've compiled a wedding dress timeline that leaves no detail overlooked. The average engagement length is just over twelve months, so our wedding dress timeline fits...
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Wedding Dress Shopping 101 – What Not To do

Do's & Don'ts of Wedding Dress Shopping You've got the ring on your finger, now you're ready to go dress shopping. Piece of cake, right? Here's what to know before you go. If you're like many brides, you've been envisioning what you'd wear to your wedding since before you bought your first bra. Then again, maybe you've never thought about it at all. Either way, a lot of pressure can accompany dress shopping. After all, the gown you put on for your walk down the aisle will be the real centerpiece of the day. This one article of clothing is...
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Ultimate Guide to Plus Size Wedding Dress Shopping

11 Best Wedding Dress Styles for Plus Sizes Finding your dream wedding dress takes a bit of trial and error for brides of all sizes.Need help finding "the one?" Here's a list of go-to silhouettes to help you find the best wedding dress style for plus size brides, with tips from bridal fashion experts. Before we start, let’s have a chat about the models: When you begin your search for wedding dress inspiration, you will not see any large models, not even in plus-sized styles. Because of this, it's hard to picture what these dresses will look like on your...
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How to Write Religious and Civil Wedding Vows

Wedding Vows – Religious or Civil? For some, writing their own vows adds an element of ‘accountability.’ I have to agree with this, the act of thinking about them, then writing them and then committing to honor them is quite a powerful exercise in itself. Choosing words that mean something to you both and that are representative of your relationship as it is now and what you would like it to blossom into. Many aren’t even aware it is possible to write their own vows and don’t also consider it, and just go with the grain, the way it’s always...
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How to write the best wedding speech ever

Feeling Speechless Preparting For Your Wedding Day Making a wedding speech really isn’t such a daunting task, and you should keep telling yourself that. But if you’re feeling like calling the whole thing off at the very thought, here’s a guide to wedding speeches for any situation. Whether you are the Father of the Bride, the Groom or the Best Man… no one particularly loves standing up and making a speech! It must be the number one thing my grooms are dreading on the day, so we've have created my our top Tips for writing the best wedding speech. I...
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How to Write a Killer Bride or Groom Wedding Speech

Writing your own wedding speech is easy right? Writing a wedding speech can be a daunting task, especially if you’re nervous about speaking in front of a group. But it’s an excellent opportunity to let your nearest and dearest know how much they mean to you and how much you appreciate them celebrating the start of your marriage with you. Traditionally, brides don’t give speeches. They sit quietly and listen while their dad, the best man, and the groom give speeches. Brides were to be seen and not heard. But we’ve had enough of that. If you’re a bride, who...
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30 Tips for How to Write Your Own Wedding Vows

Thinking of writing your own wedding vows? We've put together a list for you. Many couples decide to write their own wedding vows for their big day, and this is something that we’re totally behind. Wondering how to write wedding vows for your Yarra Valley Wedding? It's a tremendous undertaking, as you sit down and attempt to sum up all your love, dreams and promises to your partner in a few short minutes. Overwhelming as it can be, it's well worth it: It's a chance to tell your story, give guests a peek into what makes your relationship tick, and...
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7 Essential Wedding Planning Tips and Tricks

A wedding is without a doubt one of the most important days in the lives of any couple and the planning that precedes it is equally important just like the actual day. From planning for the engagement photos to choosing vendors to organizing the wedding party, meticulous planning is always necessary to ensure that come the ultimate day; it will be all systems go with the couple to exchange the three magical words – Yes I do! Of course, planning a wedding is never a walk in the park, but again, it should not be overwhelming and stressful. Below we...