Wedding Stationery: DIY or Call in the Professionals?

Wedding stationery is super important as it’s really the first thing that people see of your wedding style. Whether you’ve gone with save the dates or not the first thing a guest will receive is a piece from your wedding stationery. Have you seen the amazing acrylic sign we had done for our most recent […]

Getting to Know Your Wedding Suppliers / Florrie’s

Welcome you beauties to this amazing new blog series we are so excited to bring you. The Getting to Know Your Wedding Suppliers Blog Series is all about exactly that! Getting to know your wedding suppliers. As a planner and a stylist we have an abundance of wedding suppliers we go to when planning your amazing […]

The Styling Process of a Wedding Stylist

As a wedding stylist of a few years now too many times do I see weddings that are inconsistent with their wedding style. When I have the honoured opportunity to be a wedding stylist for a lovely couple I have one thing in mind from the very start and that’s consistency. Consistency doesn’t mean that […]

Seasons finished, we’re moving and anxiety talk!

That’s it Weddings by Paris has finished the last wedding of the summer season 16/17 on Saturday and wow did we go out with a bang! Such a beautiful wedding with a beautiful couple – a sneak peek is up on Insta. (Promises self to update portfolio this week of the ridic weddings we’ve done lately!) Right […]

The Best Wedding of 2016

2016 was amazing! We have one more amazing wedding to go for the year and then we are taking a mini break 🙂 Let’s take a look back at some of our favourites images from some amazing weddings. If you’re here to enter our giveaway comp just pick a photo and comment on the Facebook […]

Change is Coming

Ok so this post is a lot more about the business than tips for planning or wedding inspiration. We’ve been thinking long and hard at Weddings by Paris and we always knew where we wanted to take this business (that’s still the big goal more on that to come). However we’ve learnt along the journey […]

The Most Pinned Engagement Ring

Apparently the internet world has found the most pinned engagement ring on Pinterest! Which is awesome as we didn’t want to sit there and try and find it ourselves. With 63,000 pins this ring is dominating the wedding world on Pinterest. So ladies and gentlemen here you have it. The world’s most pinned engagement ring […]

Wedding Photographer / Sweet Events

After a week full of meetings and admin for lots and lots of wedding prep I am so excited to write about my friend and colleague wedding photographer, Emma Keirle from Sweet Events. To add to our #weddingplanningblogseries from last week about a stunning central Auckland wedding venue, Pilkingtons. Wedding Photographer / Sweet Events Emma Keirle […]

Central Auckland Wedding Venue / Pilkingtons

To kick off our wedding planning blog series we’re starting with a central Auckland wedding venue more suited for the unique bride looking for something different to your traditional venue. Pilkingtons is located on Shortland Street right in the middle of Auckland city. We’ve found that a lot of our couples are based overseas but originally from Auckland […]

What to do before booking your wedding venue

booking venue

What’s the first thing on your mind when you get engaged? Posting a ring selfie on Facebook? Calling the parents? Staring at the ring for hours and hours? Booking your wedding venue? Probably all except the last one. Once you’ve taken some time to enjoy the engagement and you’ve told all your family and friends it’s time […]