Patricia makes cupcakes, cheesecakes and wedding cakes to die for and has been featured in more magazines that we can count. Seriously.
The team at Sweet Art have a motto: "If you can imagine it, Sweet Art will create it" and they have lived up to it over the last 25 years, during which time the company has established itself as leader in creativity and style, serving their delights to celebrities and royalty in Australia and overseas.
I discovered Hang's amazing creations at Annie and Joel's wedding. The dessert table she had set up was so distracting I almost missed the speeches!
Candy Bars & Treats
Kelly's background as a wedding planner helped her to notice how candy bars were experiencing a meteoric rise in popularity. Through her website you have the options to hire a candy bar or just order all the treats and create your own!
We love the words "artisan", "gourmet", and "popsicles" and sisters Aja and Bianca have cunningly combined them to produce a range of delicious, thirst-quenching treats using natural ingredients and seasonal fruit. Ask the girls about hiring their vintage pop cart for post-ceremony refreshments!
We've had the pleasure of working with the Thomas family and their beautiful classic cars many times and they never cease to impress us with their beautiful Jaguars and Bentleys and their impeccable customer service.
Robyn is quite possibly the most friendly, energetic and hard working celebrant the planet has ever known and in return has won many deserved awards and accolades.
Read our Q&A with Robyn in the knowledge.
Jessie draws on her background as a visual artist and actor to bring a fresh, contemporary approach to your ceremony.
Tara's skills as a voice over artist and PA ensure that your ceremony will be both well organised and well presented.
Rita's 30 years of happy marriage underpins her love of seeing couples commit to each other.
Alex's full service boutique floral and event styling company, specialising in creating visually spectacular flower arrangements, weddings and events.
Elaine passionately believes in a simple philosophy: everything is better with a little flower.
Our Bondi neighbours Alex and Jenni have combined their international expertise to create one of Sydney's premiere boutique florists.
Jo specialises in supplying beautiful seasonal and sustainable flowers from greener growers.
Whether you're after simplicity or the extraordinary, Sean creates the most spectacular floral displays and installations in his signature organic luxe style.
Want a Vera Wang or Oscar de la Renta without the price tag? Ask Mandy about her amazing collection of pre-loved secondhand wedding gowns or make an appointment to visit her beautiful boutique in Double Bay.
MJ Bale is one of our favourite Australian menswear brands and their beautiful suits adorn the Australian Cricket team and the NSW Waratahs . Their attentive staff will ensure you're at your most dapper on your big day.
There is nothing finer to wear on your wedding day than a made to measure, customised suit and Paddington's P. Johnson will create one just for you, using special fabrics that are matched to the warm Australian climate. One of our groom's, Ryan, had one such suit and it looked splendid with some neat personal touches. Read about Ryan in Look Book.
When you need access to the best clothing and styling advice in the world, there is no better destination than MR PORTER. It's like GQ on sartorial steroids. Their wedding shop recently opened, so treat yourself to something nice, if only to experience their incredible personalised packaging.
We love J. Crew for their fresh, all American preppy look. So if you're planning an Ivy League wedding, this is the destination for you.
Hair and make up
WIth ten years of experience and an extensive understanding of skin, Amy enables her clients to feel beautiful from the inside out.
Megan brings fifteen years of wedding industry experience to her on-location professional hair and make up service.
Read our Q&A with Megan in the knowledge.
Tobi has accumulated a wealth of experience in hair and makeup from her work on weddings, special events and fashion and editorial shoots.
Melissa brings two decades of experience and a philosophy of "healthy hair that looks and feels amazing" to create an inspiring look just for you.
Rebecca has over twenty years of experience of hair and makeup styling and regularly works on fashion shows, film sets and red carpet events.
Christina is a full time make up artist with over ten years of experience. In addition to regularly servicing celebrities for red carpet appearances and media interviews, Christina also applies her signature 'fresh and natural classic beauty" look to over 250 brides every year in both Sydney and Fiji.
Michelle has over 10 years experience in the hair and make up industry and has worked with brides, actors and models in both Sydney and London. With a passion for studying nutrition and yoga, Michelle has a holistic approach to helping her clients feel and look beautiful both inside and out.
Health and Beauty
You might not be familiar with this popular Bondi organic detox spa but the name Saimaa Miller and her book Aussie Body Diet & Detox Plan might ring some bells. Either way, we believe feeling great inside and out is essential for your big day, so make an appointment to try their range of therapies or grab a copy of the book and try out some of the yummy recipes. Or be like us and do both!
Milk provides a range of non-invasive skin therapy treatments including LED light therapy, so you can have perfect skin on your wedding day.
Read our Q&A with Milk in the knowledge.
If you want to get your butt into shape for the big day, look no further than Tanya's Bondi Beach spin studio that runs several adrenaline pumping classes every day as well as combo classes with yoga and pilates and special events featuring live DJs.
Australia's most successful wedding blog is run by the enigmatic Ms Polka and her team of patterned ladies who between them provide an endless source of inspiration covering brides, grooms, styling and honeymoons.
If you're a groom, keep an eye out for my regular column "Essentials" on Polka Dot Groom!
Australia's newest and brightest wedding blog and directory was founded by Em and Soph, a couple of ladies so skilled in all things paper that they have also launched a gorgeous quarterly magazine to accompany their successful website. But stocks are limited so if you see a copy, grab it!
Karissa has created a wonderland directory of hand picked, sought after Australian vendors to appeal to the most stylish and discerning of brides.
SW Bridal was born out of an overwhelming demand from women wanting to incorporate Samantha's amazing jewellery into their wedding day. The result is a stunning collection designed for a bride with modern, romantic taste.
This funktastic band is led by the amazing Charlotte on vocals and violin, and they rock out Stevie Wonder like no one else.
Acoustic duo Veronika and Mitch have two of the best voices we've ever heard and put their own amazing spin on over 100 popular songs.
Also known as the Barefoot Busker, singer-songwriter Dylan's musical talent and unique voice are sheer pleasure to experience.
I discovered Elle at a recent wedding and was blown away by her gorgeous, soulful voice. Give her a call to hear for yourself: 0423 653 106 or drop her a line at Ellenmaryarthur@gmail.com
Moses and Natalie are an incredible husband and wife duo who will use their versatile repertoire to create a custom playlist for you, all delivered with a summery, laid back, folky vibe.
Simon plays some of the coolest grooves ever but his team of DJs are fully equipped to cater for all music tastes
Planners And Stylists
Sarah and her crack team of wedding planners and on the day coordinators are rated in The Knot's top 10 wedding suppliers.
Jessica's boutique service delivers gorgeously styled and designed events with amazing attention to detail.
Inspired by her own wedding, Jennifer runs a passionate and energetic team of wedding planners, stylists and event coordinators.
Aleksandra creates botanical flower compositions and installations, bespoke handwritten and illustrative pieces, creative direction and styling.
Lynette doesn't believe in the ordinary; she specialises in high end wedding and event planning using only finest suppliers.
Love the look of DIY and rustic weddings? Well so do the guys at The Wedding Weaver and they would love nothing more than to get to know you and create a bespoke package that can even include DIY options.
Stephanie's love of gorgeous paper, inviting textures and beautiful designs inspires her custom-designed, handcrafted masterpieces.
Read our Q&A with Stephanie in the knowledge.
Adelaide-based Alicia is the chick who specialises in "clever hellos" - those little pieces of paper loveliness that make you smile when you open your letterbox.
Based in Byron Bay, the Artisan Press produces beautiful letterpress stationery, as anyone who has one of our business cards will testify.
The Distillery is a letterpress and design studio and they're on a mission to spread the love of letterpress in Australia. So drop by their studio in Darlinghurst and check out Wolfgang, their vintage Heidelberg press, and say hello to Noftus, their puppy.
Travel and Accommodation
Whether you're after a luxury hotel for your wedding night, or affordable rooms for your guests, lastminute.com always has a huge array of deals to suit the occasion.
Troy and his team believe every wedding video should be based on your personalities, tastes and desires so it's an honest and artistic reflection of you.
Rated in the top 10 wedding videographers in Australia by The Knot, Santo and Ferry produce beautiful cinematic wedding films.
Australia's newest wedding registry offers a host of stylish items for your home as well as running wishing wells for wedding albums, including ours.