Monday, August 30, 2010

Catherine Colubriale: Original, One-Off Designs

Make a statement in an original, one-off design from Catherine Colubriale. Be it a dramatic, sexy or individual look you're after, you can be guaranteed that Catherine will create a unique gown that will allow your personality to shine. 

With over 18 years experience in creating bridal gowns, Catherine assures her customers of excellence by using only the finest fabrics, beading and laces to master the gown. Weather it be a bridal gown, mother of the bride, bridesmaid, flower girl or an evening gown, Catherine Colubriale is the designer for you.

Catherine Colubriale had a dream from a very young age; that she wanted to make beautiful dresses for women all over the world and one day run her own business. Starting from her bedroom, Catherine made dresses and did alterations for the local neighbours and friends of the family. 

By the age of 18, Catherine started her own label called "R-Kaz" and accumulated 5 local retail buyers by the age of 20. When Catherine was 21 she opened up her first store in Kingsgrove. Catherine said "I took a big leap into the unknown, but I managed to survive because I was determined to succeed and I was passionate about my work".

Friday, August 27, 2010

Bondi Icebergs

Situated in the most spectacular and prominent coastal location in Sydney,
Bondi Icebergs' unique position is the perfect setting for your ceremony and reception. Located on the southern end of Bondi Beach, Bondi Icebergs is one of the most naturally beautiful picturesque venues in Australia

Rebuilt in 2002, the Icebergs grew out of a group of enthusiasts who used to swim at the Bondi baths each and every winter in the late 1920’s. Eighty years later their exploits have become a part of Australian folklore.

Ceremonies at Bondi Icebergs are held on the pool deck overlooking the entire beach. The setting invites guests to gaze across the water as they await the arrival of the bride and its only a matter of steps from here to the beach and the coastal walk to capture those unique shots on the sand or the hill top.

With a wide range of food and beverage packages available, 
Bondi Icebergs' wedding  co-ordinator can personalise a menu complementary to your wedding style.

Bondi Icebergs events team pride themselves on ensuring your special day is handled with elegance and the utmost personal attention to detail to ensure an unforgettable wedding experience, with memories you will treasure forever.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

All Occasion Cruises

Picture yourself and your guests sipping champagne, while cruising slowly past the Opera House, see the stunning views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and watch the city light up the sky as you take your vows on the most beautiful Harbour in the world.

Welcome aboard All Occasion Cruises, weddings on the water. All Occasion Cruises have four vessels to choose from each with different seating capacity and style for you to cruise Sydney Harbour.

Monday, August 23, 2010

Agents of Beauty

Agents of Beauty are passionate stylists who push the boundaries of hair and makeup design to create outstanding looks - whatever the project.

They take hair and makeup to the level of fine art, using only the best professional brand cosmetics and industry-leading techniques to style models, actors and brides to perfection.

With such a broad range of experience, Agents of Beauty can easily meet your requirements for your wedding. Whatever the brief, their goal is to create an original design suited to the project, individual or occasion.

The Agents of Beauty team of makeup artists and hair artists have worked within the international beauty industry for over 10 years in fashion, editorial, magazines, television, film, theatre, events and weddings.

Michelle recently returned to Sydney after an 8 year stint in London where she perfected her skills in the high-octane world of fashion, television and film. Michelle was a hair and makeup manager for a photographic studio in London and also freelanced regularly for television documentaries and programs across the UK.

Michelle has also worked extensively in the film industry as a casting agent for actors, extras and models, and in costume design for the UK’s leading costumier ‘Angels’.

Simone is a highly regarded and professional hair and makeup artist with extensive experience in fashion, photography, editorial, television, film and weddings. Simone works extensively with ACP and Pacific Magazines, particularly New Idea and Woman’s Day, along with celebrity clients such as Wayne Cooper, collaborating seasonal advertising campaigns and look-books.

Simone's Australian and international celebrity clients include the Pussycat Dolls, Kate Waterhouse, Kate Richie, Antonia Kidman, Mimi Macpherson and many more.

Michelle and Simone now work together as co-owners of Agents of Beauty.