Congratulations to the following businesses who have qualified as Finalists in the prestigious 20th New South Wales Annual Bridal Industry Awards! All Finalists have been solely determined by the ratings & reviews provided by the Brides & Grooms of New South Wales.
Julie & Andrew Whilst taking a stroll through the Boboli Gardens of Florence, Andrew begun his proposal speech and before you know it, he was on one knee asking for Julie’s hand in marriage. Of course she said yes! The wedding ceremony took place in Brisbane with sweeping views of the Brisbane River and city. [...]
Harley + Matt Early morning of Christmas day, Matt had arranged the dining table with pink embellishments to match his soon-to-be fiance’s engagement ring. The dining room was adorned with pink roses, pink champagne, pink chocolate covered strawberries and…Harley’s ring! This was the day Matt got down on one knee and asked Harley to be [...]
You can rest assured that you are in professional hands when you book the ABIA Award winning Moove It DJ’s. Moove It DJs are a professional business with over 15 years experience in BOTH DJ & MC services. Specialising in Professional Entertainment Solutions which cover all aspects of DJing, MCing & Up-Lighting Services. DJ Services. [...]
LIANA + MARCO After two years of dating, Marco proposed to his love Liana on the empty block of land they had recently purchased together – a symbol that the two would be living the rest of their lives together. Liana and Marco’s dream wedding day was set in the Dandenong Ranges at the Award-Winning [...]
Congratulations to all businesses who have qualified for the 16th South Australian Annual Bridal Industry Awards. The Winning Business of each Wedding Category will be officially announced at the ABIA Black Tie Event, hosted at Adelaide Town Hall on the 11th of October 2016.
CHERIE + JOHN Cherie and John met in 2008at Velour Bar of Melbourne’s city, Cherie had mentioned to her friend she thought the man standing at a distance was uber cute however was too shy to approach him. Cherie’s friend later tried to introduce them, yet Cherie had coyly walked away. At the end of [...]
connie + peter HOW & WHERE DID YOUR LOVE MEET? Our families met through a mutual wedding when we were kids, though it wasn’t until Peter’s year 12 formal that we finally met. Against his will, his mother bought a second ticket for him to bring a date, and suggested he take me! I said [...]
TIFFANnIE + JOHN HOW & WHERE DID YOUR LOVE MEET? At a mutual friend’s house where we took a glimpse of each other. DESCRIBE THE MARRIAGE PROPOSAL? He proposed to me at Kahanamoku Beach in Waikiki, Hawaii during a two-day surprise trip! DESCRIBE THE WEDDING THEME. The wedding day theme was “A night in Paris” [...]
alicia & lawrence HOW & WHERE DID YOUR LOVE MEET? Both Alicia & Lawrence spent their childhood growing up in China, yet in different cities. Lawrence moved to Sydney with his family at the age of 16. At the same age, Alicia made the bravest decision of her life and traveled half way around the [...]
Please see the below list of South Australian ABIA Nominees. Please note, all nominees will not all qualify as a finalist. To qualify for the ABIA Awards, a business must attain an average rating above ABIA’s Award Standards.
MIRANDA + DANIEL HOW & WHERE DID YOUR LOVE MEET? We were actually in the bridal party together at my best friend’s wedding. We were paired together as bridesmaid and groomsman and met at the rehearsal in the same church we got married. DESCRIBE THE MARRAiGE PROPOSAL. Daniel took me to a beachfront restaurant in [...]
KARISHMA & SHAV The dream of finding ‘The One’ at your sibling’s wedding does come true…as Karishma met her husband Shav at her sister’s wedding back in 2012.The proposal was sweet and simple. It was on a cold winter’s night after Karishma’s work function. Shav had plans to take Karishma out for dinner, however it [...]
Kaitlin & Reece The relationship of Highschool Sweethearts Kaitlin & Reece all began when mutual friends introduced the pair at the local rollerblading rink, which progressed to countless text messages and endless late nights with our old friend MSN…and let’s just say the good times kept “rolling”. After weeks and weeks of planning, Reece told [...]
How many hours does it take to plan a wedding?…….250 HOURS! Fear not, there is a way to keep the wedding journey a fairytale experience. Leave the stressful and mundane to someone else – book a wedding planner! A wedding planner isn’t just for the rich or famous. These days our lives are getting busier [...]
OLIVIA & BRETT One awkward conversation with the boss, seven years later and Olivia + Brett have said their I Do’s.The couple met a Real Estate agency (their place of work) in 2009 and ever since they could not bear the thought of being away from each other.The Picturesque Proposal. Picture this, it’s your 5 [...]
3 Makeup trends that need to go in 2016… ABIA-Award Winning Ann Hassarati educates ABIA and the Future Brides of Australia as to the Do’s & Don’ts of Bridal Makeup. 1. The extreme contouring and highlight – makeup should enhance beauty! As makeup artists, we create light and shade always when applying makeup and it’s [...]