Red Wines for Winter Weddings

As the temperatures slide down the scale this winter, it’s time to warm up by bringing red wines to your winter wedding table, writes Belinda Jackson. Trademark pinot noirs, Italian varietals, cool-climate cabernets or sustainably-created shiraz… the Yarra Valley’s reds run the range from rich and deep through to lighter grape varieties new to Australia Red Wines for Winter Weddings

The Recipe for Wedding Cake Wonders

Move over, fruitcake! Wedding cakes are as diverse as they are beautiful, so how to choose? Based in Coldstream, Rachel Spakman of Cakes& shares her tips for choosing a show-stopping creation with Belinda Jackson. When should I order my wedding cake? Smaller bakers with limited production take bookings up to six months in advance, so The Recipe for Wedding Cake Wonders

Sustainable Stationary: Eco-Love Letters

How to get the wedding invitation you and the environment both love. As the first point of contact, wedding invitations set the tone of your big day. Stationery designer Sophie Heatley of Sea & Paper and Jem Linsen of West+Willow talk about how sustainable stationery can give your wedding that warm eco-glow. Recycled paper: “It Sustainable Stationary: Eco-Love Letters

Tips for Writing The Perfect Vows

Looking to move from the typical and craft your own, personal vows? Here are a few tips to ensure they’re meaningful. First and most importantly, only write your own vows if you’re both in it together. A ceremony where one of you says something personalised and the other repeats after your celebrant only looks like Tips for Writing The Perfect Vows

Big Breakfast Appeal for the Day After

Breakfast the morning after is a great opportunity to catch up with your family and friends and recap on the delights of your big day. Make the most of the day ahead with our recommendations for what makes for a perfect breakfast or brunch!  Look for destinations that offer: A hearty, country style breakfast with Big Breakfast Appeal for the Day After