Category Archives: Weddings

OUT OF THE BOX BONBONNIERE IDEAS

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There are so many important aspects of your wedding to plan. The dress, the flowers, the theme, the venue, the food, the registry – the list goes on! But, one thing that may not be on the top of that list is the bonbonniere. Traditionally a gift of sugar almonds for your guests, this wedding…

WEDDINGS MONTH: CONFETTI ALTERNATIVES

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Wedding confetti used to be brightly coloured tissue paper, cut into tiny pieces, or shapes such as lucky horse shoes or wedding bells. Confetti can be bought in customised boxes or containers designed to match the wedding theme or colour scheme.  Guests use it to celebrate the happy couple once married and throw it into…

UNUSUAL SEND-OFFS

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After all the festivities have been had, it is time to send the bride and groom on their way. The send-off picture is a must have to finish out any great wedding photo book. You can always keep it traditional with handfuls of rice, but how about try something a bit more unusual? We’ve collected…

DIY RECIPE: SPRINKLE CHOC CHIP COOKIE BONBONNIERE

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Bonbonniere. Does anyone know how to pronounce it?! Finding that perfect gift for your wedding guests can be so difficult! It is the cherry on top of the perfect wedding ice cream sundae, so you want to make sure it’s memorable. But, never fear, we’ve got you covered with the most perfect DIY bonbonniere: Sprinkle.…

GOING AGAINST TRADITION: WHITE BRIDESMAID DRESSES

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Today, we are talking white bridesmaid dresses. Are they controversial, or just modern? At OIP, we love this fresh spin on dressing your ever-important bridesmaids. This trend is just so versatile. You can go modern with chic, matching dresses paired with sleek, accessories. Or, bring some whimsy to the day with a bohemian mismatch of…

OIP BRIDAL EDITORIAL: SAM & ASTON’S NUPTIALS

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“And now these three remain: Faith, Hope & Love. But the greatest of these is Love.” 1 Corinthians 13:13 THE VENUE After following Sam (Calu Florentine) and Aston’s (Shane Holloway) whirlwind romance from Christmas, we can finally reveal to you their beautiful nuptials at arguably one of the most picturesque backdrops in Country Victoria, Sault…

ECO FRIENDLY ENTERTAINING

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When hosting your own party there can be so much wastage. You can buy pretty much disposable everything these days and its inexpensive, which makes it all the more appealing for trying to keep costs down.  If you would like to try your hand at entertaining the eco friendly way then we have listed a…

WEDDING CAKE OR WEDDING DESSERTS?

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To go with a wedding cake or not to go with a wedding cake? – That is the question! Here at OIP we are reviewing one of the tough questions that couples have of their wedding plan list: Should we choose a cake or desserts? We’re not siding with either but merely bringing you the…

WEDDING STATIONERY TRENDS 2018

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Its no secret here at OIP we are suckers for beautifully designed stationery.  There is so much on offer especially from local designers and inspiration on the web, you are sure to find something that tickles your fancy.  There are a few trends that will be making an appearance more than once this wedding season. …

THE BOLD BRIDE

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When it comes to being a bride, there’s no single way to do it. Whatever your style may be, your makeup and styling should be nothing short of a perfect reflection of your personality. In the spirit of this thought- today we share with you a beautifully bold, Modern Glam Shoot, by SHE Floral Design.…

OIP Style – The ultimate #BRIDESQUAD looks from Georgina Wilson’s English Wedding

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Just when we thought modern weddings had taken over, model and actress Georgina Wilson reminds us of the beauty of a classic English wedding. Set in the old town of Winchester, at the grand Avington Park, Georgina married British beau Arthur Burnard. They shared the magical day with close friends and family in a regal…

Fabulous Friday- I See, Ice-cream at your Wedding Day!

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Gone are the days of a lacklustre wedding day, with the same old traditions that don’t reflect the couples’ personalities, which can leave guests feeling disengaged and perhaps even a little bored by the end of the ceremony. Nowadays, couples are finding ways to put their own flare on their special day, making it a…