Monday, April 30, 2012

Classic Bridal Cars

Classic Bridal Cars have Sydney’s largest fleet of silver cars, including Jaguar, Daimler, Bentley and Rolls-Royce, in sedans, convertibles and limousines. With over 20 years’ experience, the commitment to quality has made Classic Bridal Cars the most awarded wedding car operator (13 years: Small Business Awards, 10 years: Australian Achiever Awards and 13 years: Australian Bridal Industry Awards). Classic Bridal Cars focus is on service, quality and a guarantee of what you see is what you get. Appointments for viewing the cars are available Mon-Thurs: 9am-9pm and Fri: 9am-5pm. 

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Tonic String Quartet

Comprised of members from professional orchestras such as The Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra and other ensembles, comes Tonic String Quartet. Tonic are an experienced string quartet with a passion for music and a flair for performance.

Directed by violinist Dan Russell, Tonic’s musicians are some of the finest young string players in Australia, having won awards in both performance and chamber music. The traditional string quartet consists of two violins, viola and cello, however, Tonic are also available as a string trio, duo or solo.

“Professional musicians with a personal approach, we are more than happy to adapt to your needs and musical taste, offering arrangements of your favorite pop, jazz, folk or classical tunes” – Dan Russell.

What Tonic do:
· String music for your ceremony – usually a softer, more romantic style to set the tone and ease guests into the mood. 

The most popular format for weddings is
· 15 minutes of music played as guests arrive
· a special piece as the bride walks down the aisle
· 1 or 2 pieces as the register is signed
· a piece for the recessional, when the couple leave as husband and wife

Other formats include music during
· candle ceremonies
· sand ceremonies
· ring warmings
· an extra piece of music to separate the bride from the bridesmaids

After the ceremony, music can also be played
· as drinks and canapés are served
· before the reception dinner
· while photos are being taken to entertain guests

String music for your reception often includes a wider selection of music to reflect your taste and those of your guests. These can include a traditional string quartet, a mellow jazz or upbeat band or DJ. Some couples prefer strings for the entire night or at least until the end of dinner when the DJ can take over. 

Contact Tonic String Quartet for free quotes and musical advice. Their prices are competitive and the quality is of the highest standard. 

0402 544 016
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Monday, April 23, 2012

Walk The Aisle Wedding Exhibition

This Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th of April is the Walk The Aisle Wedding Exhibition – a grand wedding exhibition like no other, with over 150 of the most creative, stylish, professional and boutique suppliers within the wedding industry. 

Where: Crystal Room, 2-18 Orange Grove Road, Liverpool (Western side of the Liverpool Markets) 
Time: 10am – 4pm daily 
Entry: free entry and free parking 
FREE gift bag valued at over $150, including a copy of The Bride’s Diary® to the first 200 brides attending each day. 

The entire room will be decorated to resemble a fairytale wedding that will amaze everyone that walks through the doors. A Vogue style catwalk, featuring two daily Victoria’s Secret themed bridal fashion parades, showcasing bridal gowns, bridesmaids’, grooms, flower girls attire and beautiful lingerie. Guests will also be greeted by the hosts at the exquisite marquee entrance. Live shows including a breathtaking acrobatics display, burlesque show, jazz bands, magicians, Brazilian dancers and drummers and much more. 

Prize giveaways and lucky door prizes to the value of $50,000 will be given away. 

Friday, April 20, 2012

The Australian National Maritime Museum

The Australian National Maritime Museum is an elegant and unique harbourside venue – an ideal choice for your wedding day. The museum's premier location on Sydney's world famous harbour will add the 'wow' factor to your special day. 

Ceremonies can be arranges on board the vessels or in the waterfront venues. Reception celebrations range from formal or casual sit down dinner to stand up cocktail party style.

Laissez-faire Catering are the museum’s exclusive caterers, renowned for their innovative cuisine and service of the highest standard. The location lends itself to amazing photo opportunities, so make your celebration unique and one to remember.

The Terrace Room
This premier venue has stunning views of Darling Harbour and the spectacular towering city skyline. Enjoy your dinner or cocktail party celebration overlooking one of the best views Sydney has to offer. Packages can also be tailored for wedding parties of less than 100 guests.

The awe-inspiring venue, the de-commissioned Navy destroyer Vampire is moored at the museum’s south wharf. Surrounded on three sides by water and the historic vessel collection lends itself to great photo opportunities. Under the stars as a predinner drink venue or for your wedding ceremony, Vampire is a memorable choice.

The newly renovated Yots and Ben Lexcen Terrace have sweeping views overlooking the Sydney city skyline and are located on absolute waterfront. Evening celebrations can enjoy the superb nautical setting as the perfect venue choice for cocktail party style celebrations or ideal for a seated dinner with dancing. Yots can be decorated to suit your individual style and create the perfect setting for your celebration.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Belhaven Manor

Belhaven Manor is a multi-award winning venue which has been designed with total privacy in mind, featuring stunningly decorated function rooms which cater from the intimate to the grand reception. Each room is self-contained for ultimate convenience and privacy, and boasts either a private courtyard or balcony for your guests to enjoy.

Belhaven Manor pride themselves in being able to offer that extra touch of personal service and attention to detail. The team are also extremely proud of they do, and in turn will ensure a high standard of friendly and professional service to you, your family and your guests.
The Garden Room has an aura all of its own. Cupid statues forming a backdrop for the bridal table, complimented by French doors looking out to ivy covered courtyard with a water feature. Perfect for the intimate wedding or function 

The Princess Room is simple and fresh with a trendy feel about it. A soft white canopy just adding that touch of romance. Complimented by floor-to-ceiling doors opening onto a Tuscan style courtyard, creating an indoor/outdoor setting for your guests to enjoy a very social evening with us. 

The Grand Ballroom is surrounded by simply yet stunning mirrors! Boasting an amazing modern crystal chandelier, sitting just above the bride and groom. The simplicity and finesse, of this five star room is truly a must to be seen. 

Bride Arrival Room allows you and your bridal party to take time out in this private room, where you are offered drinks and canapés. You will be able to relax in this welcoming arrival room, which has been provided for your comfort. 

Courtyard Ceremonies are held in the completely private Tuscan courtyard. This modern space features a stunning water feature that is filled with rose petals and you can create the perfect ambience with the music of your choice being played. 

Monday, April 16, 2012

The Royal Motor Yacht Club Broken Bay

Have your perfect waterfront wedding at The Royal Motor Yacht Club Broken Bay. Located on the shores of Pittwater on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, The Royal Motor Yacht Club offers a spectacular setting for both your wedding ceremony and reception.  

The Royal Motor Yacht Club creates a magical atmosphere with the tinkling of rigging on boat masts in the background, sparkling water, tropical palms, spectacular sunsets and a panoramic view overlooking Pittwater.
Whether you are looking for an elegant cocktail-style wedding, a three course dinner or a traditional wedding reception, the Royal Motor Yacht Club is the perfect waterfront venue for you.
Why not make your wedding day even more unique by arriving by boat, sea plane or limousine!  Contact the Royal Motor Yacht Club's Wedding and Functions Co-ordinator for information on great wedding packages.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Annabella Creations


Annabella Creations designer invitations and co-ordinated stationery pieces are designed to suit your wedding theme. All standard designs can be customised or Annabella Creations can design something specifically to suit your wedding style/theme. 

Annabella Creations have a standard colour range of 144 colours or a colour matching service can be provided. There is an extensive range of co-ordinated stationery pieces including, invitations, RSVPs, wishing wells, place cards, location maps, table numbers, seating plans, table menus, order of service covers, save the date cards, thank you cards and much more.

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Floral Decorated Cakes From Sweet Art

Weddings are all about romance, and there’s nothing more romantic than flowers. Floral decorated cakes are not only timeless but you can go as subtle or dramatic as you want. Whether you're using paper flowers, sugar flowers, or real blooms, flowers always say 'wedding'. Here are some stunning floral wedding cakes from Sweet Art

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Monday, April 2, 2012

Albert Palais Function Centre

Feelings of grandeur, elegance and style emerge from first impressions to fond memories of the Albert Palais Grand Ballroom. Built in 1934, for many decades theAlbert Palais operated as a dance hall but during the last 25 years it has been transformed into a wedding reception venue providing many couples with memories of their special wedding day. 

Specially designed to meet the very best standards in function hosting, Albert Palais Function Centre has a large elegant ballroom that can hold 150 to 380 guests comfortably. The bridal table is elevated at the front of The Ballroom and can sit up to 20. 

The Ballroom itself is decorated to perfection with white linen tablecloths and chair covers, candelabra in the centre of each table and ceiling drapes backed with fairy lights for maximum intimacy and visual effect. 

“As a family operated business and being hands on, we are able to offer our personal touch and support in the planning, co-ordinating and operation of your wedding reception. Our success here at the Albert Palais has been due to a persistent focus on the quality of food and consistent service to all our guests!” says Michael Onoufriadis, general manager. The Albert Palais has maintained its art deco design, generating a mood of grandeur!