IN­DUS­TRY IN­SIGHTS

My Wedding - - PROFILES -

Name: Louise O’Sul­li­van

Touch Oc­cu­pa­tion: of Class Owner and stylist of A Eat­ing (favourite dish or cui­sine at present): Seafood – scal­lops and prawns are my favourite Read­ing (apart from My Wed­ding mag­a­zine!): The last book I read and thor­oughly en­joyed was ‘Ruby and Iris’

#1 on your Bucket List: Do­ing a scenic walk­ing track, pos­si­bly Ton­gariro.

Won’t leave home with­out: My phone and my sun­glasses. Lip gloss used to be on that list, but now I just keep 5 in all the dif­fer­ent places I might need them … my car be­ing one.

Best thing about your job: Be­ing cre­ative and see­ing a con­cept come to life in front of me. I love to stand back once an event is set up and take it all in.

Favourite day of the week: Wed­nes­day… I’ve al­ways had a soft spot for hump day

Who in­spires you: The women in my fam­ily - we are quite strong and in­de­pen­dent yet very close, which I think is fan­tas­tic. My grand­mother is not a nor­mal ‘granny’; I of­ten for­get how old she is, and hope to be like her as I age.

Any hid­den tal­ents: I class these as my ‘boy traits’ - be­ing able to par­al­lel park, read a map and put to­gether kit­set fur­ni­ture The first thing you no­tice about people: Smile, or lack of, and friend­li­ness

How do you take your cof­fee: I’m a tea girl. I have pos­si­bly three Green Teas a day… more in win­ter.

Favourite cartoon: Love the hid­den adult fun­nies in kid’s movies. Scooby Doo was a favourite when I was a kid. What su­per power would you love to have: Su­per speed … imag­ine the amount of things I could ac­com­plish in a day!

Name: Jenny Price

Oc­cu­pa­tion: Wed­ding sta­tionery de­signer/printer at Jean­nie Mae. Eat­ing (favourite dish or cui­sine at

present): Bluff Oys­ters (as many as I can af­ford at the time) Read­ing (apart from My Wed­ding mag­a­zine!): The Girl From Times

Square

#1 on your Bucket List: A

Mediter­ranean Cruise

Won’t leave home with­out: Lippy

and sun­nies

Best thing about your job: Meet­ing with happy, loved-up cou­ples

Favourite day of the week: Sun­day

Who in­spires you: Song­writ­ers

Any hid­den tal­ents: Singing The first thing you no­tice about

people: Their smile

How do you take your cof­fee: Trim

flat white

Favourite cartoon: Garfield What su­per power would you love to have: To visit my dad in heaven

Name: Oc­cu­pa­tion: Alex Ross

Cater­ing. Di­rec­tor at Daw­sons Eat­ing at present): (favourite DISH dish - SPAGBOL, or cui­sine CUI­SINE - CA­JUN Read­ing (apart from My Wed­ding mag­a­zine!): Sev­eral car mag­a­zines (I’m a petrol­head!)

#1 on your Bucket List: South

Amer­ica

Won’t leave home with­out: Amex and

Undies

Best thing about your job: The va­ri­ety,

and happy people

Favourite day of the week: Sun­day

(not for church)

Any hid­den tal­ents: Yes, sev­eral – and, no, I won’t tell you! The first thing you no­tice about

people: Hair and hands

How do you take your cof­fee: In a

cup

Favourite cartoon: Betty Boop … now there’s a girl with style! What su­per power would you love to

have: Fly­ing

Name: Vir­ginia Thomp­son

Oc­cu­pa­tion: Qual­i­fied Florist and owner of Flower Gallery, spe­cial­is­ing in wed­dings on Wai­heke Is­land. Eat­ing (favourite dish or cui­sine at present): As it’s win­ter, I love mak­ing seafood Thai green cur­ries. Read­ing (apart from My Wed­ding

mag­a­zine!): I am re­ally into read­ing Blogs at the mo­ment as I have just put one on my web­site, and I love in­te­rior de­sign mag­a­zines.

#1 on your Bucket List: I want to go to Morocco - hope­fully next trip!

Won’t leave home with­out: Well, it used to be read­ing glasses but now I have con­tact lenses, so it’s just my iPhone and lip­stick.

Best thing about your job: De­liv­er­ing flow­ers to my brides and see­ing how happy they are that I have cap­tured their vi­sion.

Favourite Sun­day be­cause day of I the can week: sleep in Prob­a­bly and then beach. go for a walk along One­tangi

Who pas­sion­ate in­spires about you: their People lives who and are never give up on achiev­ing their goals.

Any hid­den tal­ents: They do say I am good at mak­ing desserts. The first thing you no­tice about people: Their per­son­al­ity, open­ness and friendly at­ti­tude.

How do you take your cof­fee: Flat white and now, for the first time, no su­gar.

Fa­vorite cartoon: Not re­ally into

them. What su­per power would you love to have: To be able to achieve all the things on my list for the day and ev­ery­day.

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