OIP Style – The ultimate #BRIDESQUAD looks from Georgina Wilson’s English Wedding

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Just when we thought modern weddings had taken over, model and actress Georgina Wilson reminds us of the beauty of a classic English wedding. Set in the old town of Winchester, at the grand Avington Park, Georgina married British beau Arthur Burnard. They shared the magical day with close friends and family in a regal and classic ceremony and reception. The newly Mrs Burnard wore a dreamy long sleeved Monique Lhuillier gown and looked every

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FABULOUS FRIDAY-BRIDEMAIDS WHO BRUNCH

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Is there anything more sacred and beloved than the classic Sunday Brunch?! Well, why not combine your love for brunching and being around your nearest and dearest, with a fabulous Bridesmaids Brunch! Want to go bigger? Well, you could also bring this set-up to your special day itself! Give your guests a caffeine boost, perk them up with some vivid colours, and let them nibble away on pancake stacks-washed down of course with a delicious

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OIP Style – Picture Perfect!

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After tying the knot in May with Snapchat founder Evan Speigel, Miranda Kerr has finally given American Vogue the first glimpse of her Maria Grazia Chiuri – designed couture Dior gown, inspired by Grace Kelly’s timeless dress.  Kerr looked every part the classic and breathtaking bride. We have to mention Kerr’s equally stunning pearl-encrusted headpiece, by Stephen Jones. Picture perfect! Image via: Vogue   Image via: Vogue Image via: Vogue The silhouette and shape of this gown is

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FABULOUS FRIDAY- GLITZY GEODE CAKES

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The world of dessert-making is constantly evolving to reflect particular trends, and often emulating natural beauty made by Mama Nature herself! A current dessert trend that is truly “rocking” people around the world, is the oh-so-glitzy geode cake. Geodes are hollow rocks filled with sparkling crystals and minerals and can be used to make jewellery, decorate homes, and some people claim they also possess healing elements. Colorado-based, Rachel Teufel, from Intricate Icings, was said to

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OIP BEAUTY- TIMELESS BRIDAL MAKEUP LOOKS

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If there is any day to look like complete perfection it would be your wedding day. Quite possibly the most photographed day of your life, every bride wants to look like a million dollars, and so choosing the right makeup look is crucial.  To help you all out, we have compiled a list of unconditionally classic bridal makeup styles and the best products to obtain these captivating looks!                        Images

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Fabulous Friday: Awe-Inspiring Wedding Arches

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A standout wedding arch provides a memorable backdrop for all those special moments throughout the ceremony, when all eyes are on the bride and groom. Usually arches are structures that can be moved easily, are made of metal, wood, or floral elements, and can change the mood of the ceremony entirely- giving it a feeling of fun, elegance, originality, or decorum. Wedding arches can be made yourself, using branches and decorating it with flowers and

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Fabulous Friday- I See, Ice-cream at your Wedding Day!

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Gone are the days of a lacklustre wedding day, with the same old traditions that don’t reflect the couples’ personalities, which can leave guests feeling disengaged and perhaps even a little bored by the end of the ceremony. Nowadays, couples are finding ways to put their own flare on their special day, making it a truly memorable and fun day for all! Desserts tables are both visually appealing and generally offer something sweet for everyone

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Ika and Matt’s Wedding

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Say what you will about the concept of happily ever after, look at Ika’s beaming smile and tell me it isn’t real! Today we have the pleasure of sharing Matt and Ika’s wedding, which was impeccably styled by Joni of Chasing Arrows for 250 guests! Creating an intimate atmosphere for such a large guests is no easy feat, but Joni achieved just that. You can read more about how she brought this beautiful celebration together below. ‘Ika and

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Needle & Thread

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If you love embroidery, you’re about to have a serious heart eye emoji moment! We recently stumbled upon the understated elegance that is Needle & Thread. A UK contemporary fashion label who create perfect dresses for the whimsical brides, or boho bridesmaids. All images sourced via Needle & Thread website.  

Capturing love: 14 photographers to follow if you’re a hopeless romantic

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It’s February 14th! So while we’re waiting for our flowers, chocolates and balloons to arrive (hint OIP fellas!) we thought we’d ignite your hopeless romantic. Sharing fourteen amazing photographers that have mastered the art of capturing true love. 1. Natalia Ibarra - Spain 2. Rebecca Johnson - USA 3. Danilo and Sharon - Stolkholm 4. Dean Raphael - Australia 5. Dan Evans - Australia 6. Mitch Pohl - Australia 7. Cassandra Ladru - Australia 8. Sean Flanigan - USA 9. Lara Hotz - Australia

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Fabulous Friday: Passion Flower

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When I say wearable flowers, what comes to mind? Likely the very popular flower crown or even a corsage. But what if I suggest living jewelry – Intricate rings, and necklaces filled to the brim with succulents or florals that create an elaborate and delicate statement items that demand attention. Enter Susan, a floral designer and artist behind the amazing designs you’ll see from Passion Flower. Unfortunately these items can only be purchased in the US,

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Home Wedding (Styled Shoot)

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For introverted home-body’s, planning a wedding can be extremely daunting. The grandeur of a huge guest list and unfamiliar venue doesn’t quite fit your personality, and eloping just really isn’t option (even though you fantasize about it constantly). Well, today I might just have the answer for you in the form of a styled shoot by Hello From Flour, which proves you can create a perfectly styled wedding FROM HOME! We can’t get enough of

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11 boxes as precious as the rock

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Capable of demonstrating your careful consideration of the moment and becoming a permanent fixture as more people wear their engagement rings as occasional jewellery. We’ve collected 11 examples of beautiful statement boxes to consider if you’re getting ready to propose. Each with the ability to reflect your partners style, the proposal theme, or the rings aesthetic. Via Mrs Ring Boxes via Leosklo via My Wedding Reception Ideas via Noja Glass Design via Amonie Ring Boxes via Florence Mercato via

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Kristy & Ryan Tie the Knot

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After listening to Kirsty’s passionate and playful vows (which you can see here) to her now husband Ryan, I couldn’t help but feel the love stretch to every moment of this romantic celebration perfectly put together by Him & Her Events. Held at the Samford Lakes Accommodation in QLD, the couple opted for an outdoor ceremony followed by a barn style reception - and as the photos show, nothing was short of absolute perfection. Thank you Kristy and Ryan for letting us

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A golden piece of wedding planning advice

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It wasn’t until I entered event management as a career, that the linage of eventuers in my family and their wealth of knowledge began to appear. From function management, to culinary champion, and even funeral directors – their combined experiences create an effect akin to a connect the dots artwork, which over time has presented me with a refined perspective of the vast industry that is events. Sure, the horror stories shared over beers every

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Karolina + Mark’s Engagement

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On the magical and lush grounds of Milton Park Country House Hotel and Spa, under the canopy of a Scotch Elm tree, comes the storybook-esque proposal between Karolina (the founder of Rock Proposals) and her now fiancé Mark. Created by the passionate and talented duo that make up Jimket Events, the setting is nestled so well under a tree you’d be forgiven for walking straight past it, and feel converted to a romantic addition of Alice in Wonderland if stumbling upon it. We

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12 places foliage will wow your wedding guests

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Like ivy slowly infiltrating a building façade, interior design trends recurring creep into wedding concepts. What originated from the importance of texture over colour in home decor has resulted in awe inspiring installations of pure forestry that create depth and intricacy through accompanying greenery instead of florals. Wild and versatile vegetation, that when implemented correctly become capable of softening the rigid aesthetic of modern or urban industrial settings, creates the perfect accompaniment to rustic, woodland or

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AUSTRALIAN BRIDAL FASHION WEEK 2016

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From flowing gowns of ruffles to curve-hugging lace. Last week, home grown and international designers gathered in Sydney to exhibit on the Australian Bridal Fashion Week runway. With enough sparkle to banish any mid-Winter blues, and presented in the oh so industrial chic Technology Park. Oh It’s Perfect not only attended the event, but went behind the scenes at intermission to give you an intimate feel to the day. Sitting front row center, the runway

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