I don’t often pop up images of my dupion silk fabric flower bouquets but this is part of my most recent order of bouquets for one of my brides, Tracy. She chose the traditional creams for her brides bouquet (magnolia, pearl & antique) and then went for some slightly darker shades for her bridesmaids as their gowns are in more of a latte colour.  The bridesmaids bouquets are in magonlia, antique and mocha ice. There were also buttonholes and pin… Read more »

I have been dying to see some pictures from this wedding!  My beautifully tall bride, Jess, just dropped me a line to share all of her amazing photos from her Gold Coast wedding and I have chosen some of my favourites that show off her fabric flower bouquet and gown.  The images are all shot by the super talented Ben Lynch from Blue Tulip Imaging. Jess’s gown is made from a champagne coloured silk satin.  Her gown features a cowl… Read more »

Some of you may have read our little feature on Bella Stationery Studio recently – well here are some pictures of her very own wedding which incorporated her “Two Little Love Birds” range.  She also was one of my brides as I created her custom fabric flower bouquets in shades to match her colour palette. Our proposal: Adam proposed to me on our 6 year anniversary. We planned a weekend away to the beautiful Macedon Ranges in Victoria. On the… Read more »

I was fortunate enough to get to create my unique fabric flower bouquets and buttonholes for Jessica last year for her vintage inspired wedding.  It’s always wonderful seeing pictures from my bouquet brides as I rarely have the opportunity to meet with them when I am working with them.  To finally see a face to the emails and such a gorgeous face is just lovely! Jessica describes her wedding as “handmade budget” but it most certainly was vintage inspired as… Read more »

I recently heard from one of my lovely Melbourne brides who I did a custom bouquet order for just before I took maternity leave for my little son.  She wanted bouquets to match her gown and bridesmaids in varying shades of silver/grey and loved the idea of scattered Swarovski crystals throughout her bouquets.  Jess’s fabulous Melbourne based photographer, Elise from Elise Kapeller Photography, has kindly shared these amazing pictures of Jess and her gorgeous wedding: For more information on Elise’s stunning… Read more »

Welcome to Silver Sixpences brand new blogspot. Silver Sixpence is a Brisbane based business which was created from my passion for vintage styled weddings and events. My love of old world style is reflected in my unique vintage inspired bridal and evening gowns, specialising in the glamour of the 1920s to the 1960s. This style has re-emerged for brides around the world due to its classic, timeless elegance. To complete the vintage look I also create bespoke veils and hairpieces… Read more »