STYLE, STAY & PLAY IN THE SOUTH
This selection of South Island vendors know a thing or two about beautiful weddings.
Beau Couture wedding gowns are entirely crafted by hand with every detail considered. Creating only ‘one of a kind’ gowns, their designer works closely with each bride to create a unique design. Design sketches evolve into patterns and with each stitch into fabric, your dress becomes more real. A series of fittings ensures your couture gown is perfect for your most important day. Visit their studio nestled in the hills of Dunedin, Otago. Design consultations by appointment.
beau.co.nz | 021 335 854 natasha@beau- couture.com TIN PLATE KITCHEN & BAR
A contemporary restaurant and bar, Tin Plate Kitchen & Bar is located in picturesque Lake Tekapo. Their menu changes with the seasons, ensuring the freshest and finest local ingredients on your plate with gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options available. Both the restaurant and bar are available to hire as a wedding venue, featuring open fireplaces, a private bar, sound system and courtyard, perfect for an intimate and personalised event. Or, let them come to you with their mobile kitchen. They are here to help create your perfect day!
tekapotinplate.com | 022 459 2293 info@ tinplate.co.nz THE HERMITAGE
Nestled in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park among breathtaking glaciers, terminal lakes and of course Australasia’s tallest peak, the Hermitage Hotel is the ultimate venue for a winter wedding. Their team will create a truly memorable wedding experience tailored just for you, from a special ceremony to unique reception venues. All details are taken care of, with a range of accommodation for your guests and outstanding service from their team, all in a breathtaking location. Start planning your winter wedding today.
hermitage.co.nz | 0800 68 68 00 events.co- email@example.com JUST SOUTH WEST
Stacey of Just South West sees the beauty in flowers as they begin to fade, photographing them and transforming them into beautiful prints and bold pieces of art. In collaboration with Christchurch Weddings, the prints are now available as wedding favours. Personalise them by adding wedding details or a message of choice to guests. Or, have Stacey create something bespoke – from decals, wallpaper and wedding invitations to capturing your wedding bouquet as a work of art to cherish for years to come.
RELAX IT’S DONE
Relax It’s Done has a boutique collection of luxury holiday homes in the Queenstown area. Holiday homes are a fantastic option for out- of-town wedding guests and offer a wonderful place to relax with family and friends before and after the big day. In addition to accommodation, a selection of properties are available for intimate wedding ceremonies and receptions. The stunning mountain and lake views provide the most spectacular atmosphere for your celebration and a picture-perfect backdrop for your wedding photos.
relaxitsdone.co.nz | (03) 441 1510 firstname.lastname@example.org MT VERNON LODGE
A magical hideaway in the heart of Akaroa, Mt Vernon Lodge offers a spectacular location for your wedding day, offering an unforgettable ceremony, a custom- designed reception and stylish accommodation for you and your guests all in one place – the ultimate place to host a weekend wedding. With the expertise to help you plan every step of the way and six hectares of manicured lawns and mature trees, amazing views over the Akaroa Harbour and great facilities, Mt Vernon Lodge is the only choice for your special day.
mtvernon.co.nz | (03) 304 7180 email@example.com STONEBRIDGE
The place for life’s special moments. Stonebridge in South Canterbury is the perfect venue to create a truly unforgettable wedding. Let new owners Justine and Adelle take your thoughts and ideas and turn them into your dream day. Their uncompromising attention to detail and their hands- on management style means that you can relax and focus on marrying the love of your life. Stonebridge is a venue that needs to be seen in person to truly understand its beauty and versatility. Photograph by Paul Wilson Weddings. stonebridge.co.nz | 027 244 9619 enquiries@ stonebridge.co.nz
Whistling Reindeer have the highest quality napkins, runners, placemats and tablecloths, all crafted by their team in Wanaka using 100 per cent authentic Belgian linen and available for hire for your special day. For the perfect touch to your table settings pure linen is a timeless addition. After the wedding, Whistling Reindeer’s luxurious bedding made from wool, alpaca fibre and down, plus bespoke furnishings all made here in New Zealand, will help set up your home together. Photograph by Sweet Events Photography. whistlingreindeer.co.nz | (03) 443 5436 shop@ whistlingreindeer.co.nz