Category Archives: Bridal Party

the stars of the show

The Day – Preparation

Time to remember the day that was. Up early in the morning for a relaxing early run with Mrs L. We made a quick stop at the Lobethal Bakery for some sourdough and treats. Home for a shower, threw on … Continue reading

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A shower of loveliness

This afternoon was a vision of civility and loveliness. My wonderful bridesmaids Mrs L and Mrs M threw me the most gorgeous afternoon tea bridal shower this side of Pinterest. There were cupcakes with butterflies and edible glitter, finger sandwiches, … Continue reading

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4 weeks to go

It has been a busy few weeks. We have, in no particular order: Purchased suits and shirts Ordered ties (thank you Peter Shearer) Had dress fittings (thank you Lady Liz Bridal) Bought bonbonnieres (learnt to spell bonbonnieres) Chose jewellery for … Continue reading

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The dress

How many dresses do you have now? Well, I am glad you asked. Let’s start with Dress #1. There is one dress currently hanging in my wardrobe. It is the ‘going away’ dress I mentioned earlier. Dress #2. The old … Continue reading

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They asked me how I knew…

which songs to choose for our wedding. My fiance is a muso.¬† It is not his full time job, but it is his full time non-job when he is not at his full-time real job. He very talented – although … Continue reading

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Meltdown, therapy, confessions and apologies

Ok, so I had a bit of a meltdown Friday night/Saturday morning. The pressure of the wedding started getting to me I was thinking about all the organisation, planning, effort and EXPENSE that are going to happen over the next … Continue reading

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Bridesmaids’ duties

I have two bridesmaids. Currently I live in Victoria and my bridesmaids live in Adelaide. So far their major duties have been checking out places I can’t get to, listening to my crazy ideas and generally being supportive. ¬†They have … Continue reading

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