Family Wedding at Flaxton Gardens

13th April 2014

Amanda and Trev were highschool sweethearts, who fell truly, madly, deeply and hopelessly in love over exchange of sweet childish love letters. Those same love letters are the ones Trev bundled together in a vintage jewellery box for Amanda to open on her wedding day morning. How she turned up to her wedding ceremony without puffy eyes, we will never know!  //// This beautiful couple had a long engagement of four years before they finally tied the knot at gorgeous Sunshine Coast hinterland wedding venue, Flaxton Gardens. It was a perfect day, with their ceremony overlooking the gorgeous hinterland, which…

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The White Three-tiered Wedding Cake

8th October 2013

The three-tiered white wedding cake is always a crowd pleaser. It’s traditional and it’s truly bridal. Who knew there were so many options when it comes to a three-tiered white cake? Skye from Sunny Girl Cakes, that’s who. Today we have just a taste*, a nibble*, if you will, of a few of her recent creations.  For Rani and Alec’s beach wedding they prettied up a classic white sugar paste iced three-tier cake with colourful fresh flowers and included the unique and rustic touch of twine. The filling was Skye’s famous rich chocolate mud cake with chocolate ganache. Photo by Emma Nayler…

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Yellow, Grey and White Cake

14th May 2013

A colour scheme we absolutely adore is yellow, grey and white. It’s pretty, but has the perfect combination of feminine and masculine when executed right. Such as with this gorgeous wedding cake, created by the scrummiest lady around, Skye from Sunny Girl Cakes. Just going to show, your colour theme can be followed through to even your wedding cake with subtlety. Being that your wedding cake is the centrepiece to your wedding, the culmination of the celebration that is your joining in marriage with the love of your life, you want to get it right and make an impact. This…

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Wedding on the Bay, Planned in 8 Weeks!

5th February 2013

The day Lara married her soul mate, Tim, couldn’t come soon enough. In fact, this loved up couple were so keen to kick off their married life together, they planned their entire wedding in just eight weeks! It was a bold move, but they pulled it off. Of course this ambitious idea was not something they could have achieved on their own, so they enlisted the help of wedding planner and coordinator, Emma from Wild Heart Weddings.  Lara and Tim say hiring Emma from Wild Heart Weddings to help plan their wedding, as well as coordinate the whole event on the day, was…

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7 Wedding Cakes You’ll LOVE

14th January 2013

It is a day for yummy. If you are ready for some mouthwatering goodness, you are really in the right place. Your wedding cake is the centrepiece of your wedding. Cutting the wedding cake is a tradition that epitomises the celebration that is your joining together as a wedded couple. So of course it is imperative you have a simply stunning cake to mark this momentous occasion.  There are so many beautiful wedding cake designs to choose from, and finding one to suit your personal style and wedding theme is half the fun. The other half is eating it! Sunshine…

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Wedding Cupcake Tiers

20th November 2012

Beautifully decorated cupcakes as your wedding cake are a wedding trend we can really get on board with. They are delicious, they are cute as a button, and if there are any leftovers (which we highly doubt there would be) they can be easily packed up and taken home… well, taken to the limo and devoured on the way home, let's face it!  These little guys below are as pretty as they are scrummy (yes, we do know from experience!) Skye from Sunny Girl Cakes is a true artiste when it comes to cake decorating. The amazing pretty little details…

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Hi, I’m Sally, Founder and Editor of The Bride’s Tree. Over the past 13 years I’ve written thousands of articles about all things wedding from tips and trends to etiquette and ideas. On this blog I bring you the best of Sunshine Coast and Brisbane weddings.