Friday, September 30, 2011

Pink Salt

Pink Salt is a beautiful sophisticated modern Australian restaurant and bar. The French chandeliers, white marble bars and and flickering tea lights will set the perfect romantic tone for your wedding reception.

The location is central and set amongst the stylish cosmopolitan area of Double Bay. With the view of the water only a short stroll away Pink Salt is accessible for photo's and ceremonies in the park. Lunch time settings, afternoon weddings or dining under the stars can also be arranged.

Pink Salt has a range of packages from cocktails and canapés, sit down set menus, degustation, bar food and drinks. They can cater for groups as small as 20 people and upwards to 200 people sit down and 300 standing. 

Visit Pink Salt

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Petal & Pod

Petal & Pod is situated on the lower north shore of Sydney. Specialising in events, wedding flowers and arrangements for corporate environments and a range of gorgeous gifts including various plants and stylish home wares.

Petal & Pod provide a complete floral styling service for your wedding, all tailored to your specific requirements. Services include, floral design and styling, delivery and set up, pinning of buttonholes and corsages plus transfers to further locations.

Petal & Pod will make to order all your wedding flowers incuding bouquets, buttonholes, corsages, ceremony and reception flowers and floral cake decorations. Various additionals can also be arranged including vase hire, glass tealight holders, mirrors, pots, urns and lanterns.

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Ocean Room


Ocean Room, at the Overseas Passenger Terminal, is one of Sydney’s most iconic dining destinations. The stunning dining space is set against the impressive Sydney Opera House and Harbour. 

With an uninterrupted panorama of the Opera House and Harbour, Ocean Room’s main dining area and Private Dining Room provide a magical location for a memorable wedding. 

Ocean Room’s Harbourfront Terrace also provides a magnificent open air venue for wedding ceremonies or smaller receptions. Complete with an exquisite menu, award-winning design theme and a team of hospitality experts, Ocean Room has all of the right elements required for your special day.  

Ocean Room’s Private Dining Room is the ultimate venue for an intimate wedding reception. With floor-to-ceiling glass windows and 5 meters long mirrored walls offering impressive views. The room can accommodate up to 50 guests seated and up to 80 guests for a cocktail style function.

With a grand chandelier motif and floor-to-ceiling glass walls, the main dining area is a spectacular setting for an impressive and unforgettable wedding. Offering an inviting ambience and glittering views of Sydney’s iconic landmarks, Ocean Room is the perfect backdrop. The main dining area can accommodate up to 150 guests for a sit down function and 400 guests for a stand up cocktail event.

The menu brings together a sumptuous collection of modern Japanese cuisine using local Australian produce to ensure guests a memorable culinary adventure. A vibrant array of Japanese inspired cocktails and an award-winning wine list that complements the cuisine.

Visit Ocean Room

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

The Ivy Room

The impressive Ivy Room is enhanced by exquisite chandeliers that add a touch of theatrical charm, along with the contemporary zebra-print carpet. This amazing venue can entertain up to 320 guests sit down or 600 guests for an unforgettable cocktail reception.

Tucked discreetly away, The Ivy Room is situated on level one, inside building two of Justin Hemmes' ivy complex and is a daringly elegant ballroom.  

The Ivy Room's experienced and professional team enjoy taking all levels of stress away from your big day and tailor packages that incorporate venue hire, food and beverage, and AV requirements. 

Monday, September 26, 2011


Wildfire is one of Sydney's most exciting waterfront venues offering a premium world-class dining experience. Taking full advantage of this location at the Overseas Passenger Terminal, with breathtaking views of the iconic Opera House and Sydney Harbour. 

This impressive venue can cater for your big day in the quaint Private Dining Room (seats 40 guests, cocktail 70); Mezzanine Level above the restaurant (seats 100 guests); and for exclusive 'book out' of the restaurant (seats 300 guests, cocktail 500).

With a sumptuous, ambient interior to rival the beauty of its position, one of Sydney's largest open kitchens and customised facilities for wood firing and grilling on a grand scale, Wildfire delivers a totally sophisticated and sensory dining experience.

Wildfire appeals to all culinary enthusiasts by delivering a collection of dishes inspired by the elemental cooking techniques of 'fire and ice'. The 'fire dishes' hail from the deep heat of Sydney's most comprehensive bank of wood fired ovens, rotisseries and the Brazilian-inspired churrasco grill.

The luxurious dining room has upholstered walls, a cobalt blue ceiling dusted with 23 carat gold leaf and enclosed in organza curtains of metallic blue. The Private Dining Room is a popular choice for more intimate celebrations or a cocktail party with serious chic.

The Mezzanine is an impressive open area overlooking the restaurant from the the upper level. Accommodating up to 120 persons seated and 160 persons for a cocktail style event, the Mezzanine is an ideal space to hold an exclusive event.

Visit Wildfire

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Blooming Belle

Finally, spring is here and that warmer weather is right on our heels! Not only is the weather heating up but spring means flowers and there’s nothing more romantic than flowers. Why not feature flowers on your wedding cake?! We love this cake creation Blooming Belle from Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes

Monday, September 19, 2011


buds&bowers do flowers with distinction. They understand that your choice of flowers is a reflection of your sense of style. We craft flowers to delight the senses – exuberant designs, sculptural textures, glorious colours and subtle fragrances. 

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Thursday, September 15, 2011

Ruby Slipper

Ruby Slipper is a boutique florist situated in Paddington. It has formed a reputation for providing stunning floral arrangements and eclectic gifts. Flowers are sourced fresh from the markets and are always of the utmost quality. 

Ruby Slipper pride themselves on always producing stylish and contemporary flower arrangements that can be delivered all over Sydney including the Eastern Suburbs and Sydney CBD. 

Ruby Slipper is well known for the gorgeous styling of weddings and events and ensure that they don’t miss a thing! Thwy even have many items to hire that will enhance any wedding. 

Whether your wedding is a glamorous sioreé, a vintage tea party in the garden or a casual beach affair in the sun, Ruby Slipper will work closely with each bride-to-be to design the perfect flower displays and bridal blooms.

Visit Ruby Slipper

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Wylies Baths

There is no more spectacular spot on the coast to celebrate your special day than Wylies Baths. Wylies Baths is the perfect venue for wedding receptions, with a comprehensive range of options and packages to suit all needs. 

All wedding functions are held inside the marquee on the top deck, which overlooks the historic Baths, Coogee Beach and Wedding Cake Island. The marquee can be fitted out with all types of decorations, lighting, table arrangements, and – in the event of inclement weather – clear ocean-side panelling to ensure your guests are comfortable, while still enjoying the spectacular views. 

The Wylies Baths function season runs from October through to the end of May. Grinners Catering are the function managers for Wylies, and will gladly send you a complete information package detailing all you need to know about Wylies as a function venue.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Butterfly Philosophy

Butterfly Philosophy believe everything is better with a little flower... and they are passionate about proving it! The team love working with the freshest and most unique of mother nature's offerings to create flower stylings that will bring your wedding to life. 

Whether an intimate backyard gathering or a grand ballroom event, Butterfly Philosophy would love the chance to be a part of your special day. They meet extensively with all couples to ensure that they deliver on your vision, and create flowers and venue styling that will knock the socks off your and your guests’! 

Based in Pyrmont and available for weddings throughout the Sydney metro area.

Monday, September 12, 2011

Amanda Garrett

Dresses for the modern bride, designed by Amanda Garrett, have a sophisticated simplicity with a beautiful and well considered detail that reflect this unique style. 

Fabrics are natural in colour and feel, with streamlined flattering cuts that will lengthen most body shapes, Some are hand printed or delicately crushed, beaded or hand embroidered, generally with an unstructured look, as the structure is cleverly disguised to make the garment look effortless. We are happy to customize the style to suit your look.

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Orson & Blake Wedding Gift Registry

For the couple that wishes to transcend the ordinary, look to Orson & Blake for a selection of extraordinary homewares, ideal for any wedding gift registry.

With personalised services and a friendly atmosphere, Orson & Blake offers a wide range of contemporary and inspiring products and ideas, making your bridal gift registry selection a joyful experience.

Products for 21st century living range from fabulous leather homeware, Villeroy & Boch, Diptyque, streamlined cutlery and Iittala pieces to elegant french engraved stemware, interesting furniture, collectable John Derian and ceramics from David Edmonds and Jonathan Adler New York. Stylish items for the bedroom and bathroom include Missoni towels, crisp Egyptian-cotton sheeting and unusual bedlinen, sumptuous pillows, cushions and throws.

Gift wrapping and delivery service available nationwide. 

For more information on creating your wedding gift registry please contact or visit the Woollahra store: 83-85 Queen St Woollahra NSW 2025 or phone: 02 9326 1155.

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Vogue Fashion Night Out 2011

The fashion industry is already buzzing as Vogue Australia is uniting Sydney’s CBD designers, retailers, restaurants and bars for a fashion shopping event like no other. 

The world’s biggest fashion event, Vogue Fashion’s Night Out hits Sydney Thursday September 8. Don’t miss this global celebration of fabulous fashion and fun from 6pm. 

Start your wish lists now and keep your eye on Vogue Australia for more information and updates in the lead up to this exciting event. 

When: On Thursday 08 September from 18.00 to 23.00 
Where: Sydney CBD various venues & retailers, Launch, Martin Place Sydney Sydney