Modern Collingwood Wedding – Polka Dot Wedding

Modern Collingwood Wedding – Polka Dot Wedding

Following 3 cancellations and their photographer cancelling on them just a thirty day period out from their wedding, it was apparent there was not significantly that was equipped to keep Robyn and Cate again from last but not least tying the knot. And in present day, “big social gathering atmosphere” type, tie the knot they did.  “We arrived in a maxi taxi with loved ones,” remembers Robyn, “we laughed, we cried, we laughed a ton additional and we danced. It was magnificent.”

With a modern distillery as their backdrop, a printed gown and chic match and the most attractive richly toned floral arrangements, photographer Nikki McCrone Images (the previous-minute saviour!) experienced infinite not just information, but joy-stuffed times to capture.

The story begins with Robyn and Cate assembly at operate. “Neither of us was out so there was a whole lot of sounding every single other out.” The pair hitting it off, and following a long time (pre-referendum) of hypothetical “will you marry me?” concerns from Robyn, with Cate responding that she did not feel in relationship, it was not right up until the pair had been making the most of a vineyard lunch, that the tables turned. Remembers Robyn “Cate had much too several wines and said she could see us obtaining married there among the vines. Robyn took that as a certainly and experienced it all booked in just a fortnight!”

Modern Collingwood Wedding – Polka Dot Wedding

As fans of gin, it was an effortless decide for Robyn and Cate to maintain their marriage ceremony at the distillery Craft and Co. “We chose Craft and Co due to the fact it had a modern day industrial glimpse that we equally really like. Also, they make gin.”

The gorgeous flowers introduced to lifetime prosperous autumn tones, the beauties design by Pomp and Splendour. “Pomp and Splendour did an astounding job softening the room” remembers Robyn. “There was an arbour earlier mentioned us for the ceremony, 6 ‘flower bombs’ of lovely colours and flowers along each individual desk. It was spectacular.  Nikki McCrone photographer and Pomp and Splendour bouquets with each other with the Craft and Co party administrators ended up all good, together with our dear mate and celebrant Naomi Smith.”

The couple was walked down the aisle by their nephew Alex, to “Don’t Change” by The Audreys. The few also requested their older nephew Will to be their ring bearer.

“It was a rollercoaster soon after a few postponements,” remembers Robyn of the ceremony officiated by pricey close friend Naomi Smith. “Tears, laughs, cheers. Absolutely amazing. We started with an acknowledgment of nation and experienced a examining of “On Marriage” by Khalil Gibran.”

The few had been lucky enough to have their photographer Nikki phase in at the past moment, points out Robyn. “Our authentic photographer cancelled a month out from the wedding day but we have been privileged ample to find Nikki McCrone who experienced a location absolutely free. Nikki was incredible! She made us truly feel at ease with her from the outset which is so essential. She took wonderful candid photos and managed to capture everybody at the reception (115 men and women) which was really amazing. Nikki definitely caught the temper in her pics and we regarded ourselves incredibly lucky to have had her as our photographer.”

With not just one, but two attractive outfits to inform you about, let’s start out with Robyn’s fit. “I had a herringbone blue go well with built for the occasion by Germanicos Bespoke Tailor as I never do dresses. I also wore my RM Williams boots which were being cozy on the dance floor.” Robyn carried 1 of her good-grandmother’s lace hankies in her pocket. For Cate, she selected a Marimekko material in a blue and white floral print to have a gown customized-built. She paired the dress with platform Stella McCartney sneakers, which she switched out for silver sneakers for dancing.

“Our favours were being was small bottles of gin with the marriage ceremony specifics printed on it” clarifies Robyn, “a nice touch which mirrored not only the location but us, as we love a chat above a Gin and tonic of an evening.”

The newlyweds opted out of a official first dance, but danced the evening away they did! “Be on your own. If you really don’t want a to start with dance never have one particular. If you want a quirky song, use it. It’s your working day so personalise it.”

Congratulations Robyn and Cate! What an absolute joy to be ready to have your wedding day. Thank you each and thank you to Nikki McCrone Photography for sharing the stunning images of the day with us.