The Directory is where you'll find the perfect venue, photographer, dress, suit and so much more for your wedding. Just mouse over the menu tab to see the full range of categories.
Every category is packed with beautiful high resolution images, videos, a detailed business description of what they offer and full contact details including social media links. Shortlist those you love to keep track of notes about them, and use the enquiry form to quickly fire out requests for quotes.
You'll find that your enquiry details will autofill so you can easily request more information from many different vendors with a minimum of effort.
Our Wedding Showcase is a beautifully curated showcase of real Auckland weddings, designed to inspire you as well as giving you a first-hand look at what various venues, photographers and other suppliers can do.
We update the Wedding Showcase quarterly with the city's most beautiful weddings. Every showcase features 50 - 80 gorgeous professionally shot photographs, as well as comprehensive details on every aspect of each wedding - How We Met, Our Wedding Style, The Dress, Hair & Makeup, The Ceremony, The Reception and Advice for Brides To Be.
At the bottom of each showcase, you'll find contact details for all Auckland Weddings vendors featured.
Our Wedding Blog features expert advice from Auckland wedding vendors, such as the best time to have your wedding photo shoot, how to pick your first dance song, tips for bridesmaids much more. All articles are written by Auckland wedding experts for Auckland brides.
We update the blog at least once a week with articles covering everything from budgeting tips, top 10 lists, promotion of upcoming wedding events, competitions and recent trends as well as tips and secrets from the best in the business.
Use the Shortlist to keep all your favourite vendors in one place, and to record all your email and phone conversations with them for easy reference.
To add a vendor to your shortlist, just click the (show icon) icon. You'll need to be logged in to use this feature but if you are not a member already, clicking on the icon will open a register window where you can register with one click.
To review your shortlist, add notes and prices, and record who you have booked for your wedding, just click on My Shortlist, which appears in the menu when you are logged in.
Register to enter weekly competitions, read the latest blog articles, and access the Shortlist.
By Mariè Richards Photographer Lydia Martin
Before you hire your wedding photographer, it’s a good idea to know a few things about them first!
I’d like to think the reason I’ve attracted so many wonderful couples is because we’ve conducted a thorough consultation process. During this conversation we find out as much as possible about their plans and answer any important questions they may have. In conclusion, I always remind them that the most important thing to ask themselves is: do they feel comfortable and relaxed with their chosen photographer. I remind them that their photographer is going to be with them all day. Let’s face it, your photographer will be sharing your most intimate moments, guiding you through every stage, so it’s important you feel you can trust and relate to them. We understand choosing a wedding photographer can be a daunting process. There are so many photographers to choose from, so where do you start? Before you hire your wedding photographer, it’s a good idea to know a few things about them first.
After your meeting, it’s important to ask:
If you answered yes above, not only will you enjoy your day, most importantly you will have results that you will treasure forever.
Your wedding day is a whirlwind full of magical moments which only happen once. So what could be more...
Does the band take requests? Do you have to provide them with dinner? Can the bride sing a song?