Kate + Matt by Jess Howzen Photography

It was quite early in the dating game that I knew Matt was someone I could see a long and happy future with. I loved how we both shared an equal passion for Architecture and Sport which is quite rare in our industry. I recall sending Mum & Dad a text telling them I had … Read more

Issue 30 Flora Fashion

Introducing our latest Flora Fashion collection showcased in Issue 30! Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of breathtaking outfit inspirations and embrace the enchanting allure of vibrant flowers for your wedding. ABOVE: Olivia wears Ritual gown and Puff Dot veil by Karen Walker Atelier; Long Love earrings by Karen Walker.

Nikita + Matt by Stephan & Nakita

Nikita — I’m a film/commercial producer. Matt owns and runs Shared Space. Our family includes our little boy Arthur and our miniature dachshund, Archie. We met on a blind date in 2014, which was a bit comical as neither of us had been on a blind date before. We ran into a few of Matt’s … Read more

Dane + Scott by Misi Chan

Dane —— I’m a GP and Scotty is a partner at a Tauranga law firm. He hates conflict so works in property and trust, which was very handy when purchasing our first home together and also works in my favour when I want something my way! We play sports, have a pub quiz team, and … Read more

Hilton Taupo – Wedding Open Day 30th April

On Sunday, 30 April, Hilton Lake Taupo is bringing back its popular Wedding Open Day – and this year, it’s even bigger and better! If you’re looking for a stunning lakeside location to tie the knot, Hilton Lake Taupo may be just what you’re searching for.

Megan + Matt by Soph and Si from Bayly & Moore

Matt is a farmer and I’m an environmental planner. We both grew up in rural communities so it’s a strong part of our identities. We live on Matt’s family farm, which is almost 100 years old, with great friends and neighbours close by.

Stacey + Will by Amanda Thomas

Stacey: I’m a marketing manager for a property company and Will is in finance. We live and work in central Auckland and have been together for over 13 years. 

Hannah + James by Hollow & Co

In keeping with Māori tradition, we gifted each of the groomsmen a pounamu (greenstone) ring which we had blessed. James wore a beautiful pounamu around his neck, which was given to him by his 91-year-old koro (grandfather), who blessed our wedding rings before we put them on.

Sione and Tyler by Stephan and Nakita

We wanted to stand strong in our values on our wedding day while also paying respect to our families by celebrating Tongan tradition, as well as Tyler’s heritage. Our future children will be half Tongan, so it was important for us to choose which traditions we wish to bring forward and which we wish to … Read more

Sophie and Will by Danelle Bohane

Sophie: I’m from Hawke’s Bay and Will is from Mount Maunganui. Will owns a design business with his friend, called George & Willy, and I run an art gallery, Parlour Projects. Much of our time together is spent reading, dreaming and talking about art and design.

Emma + Josh by Abi Hackling Photography

Tell us a little about yourselves, what you do, what you love… Josh and I are a little bit like Ying and Yang. I am very chatty, bubbly and love to be around people and definitely don’t mind a wine over some cheese and crackers. Josh is slightly reserved, an observer a very practical type … Read more