We’re on our way to the Emporium Hotel for Caitlin and Michael’s wedding reception. It’s been a magnificent day so far, now time for everyone to relax and celebrate  with them after their wedding ceremony at the Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Villiers Street, New Farm.

Our first stop is a gorgeous little street in New Farm with magnificent canopy over the road. Time for everyone in the bridal party to chill and catch up on what’s happened so far.
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Our next stop is Kangaroo Point, we head down Thornton Street to the boardwalk along the Brisbane river, This spot offers fabulous views of the Brisbane CBD. Almost everyone has a smart phone these days, out come the phone cameras for that instant upload to Facebook.

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Our final stop before joining guests at the wedding reception is a tiny little spot in the Valley with a funky graphic wall. What captions would you suggest for these images?

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Everything is ready at the Emporium Hotel for guests to arrive at Caitlin & Michael’s wedding reception. Their Emporium Hotel wedding reception room is set and styled to perfection, it looks absolutely breathtaking, Caitlin’s vision has become a reality!

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If you’re name is on the blackboard, you’re in for a great night celebrating with Caitlin and Michael!

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Yes, the wedding speeches were emotional with lots of laughs and tears capped off by a heartfelt hug.

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Their Emporium Hotel wedding reception is almost over and it’s time to leave. Caitlin and Michael’s wedding day has gone all too quickly, it’s been absolutely fabulous from beginning to end and gone to perfection.

Caitlin, Michael, our congratulations to you both and best wishes for the years ahead. it’s been an absolute honour to photograph your wedding for you. These are just a few of the photos I’ve captured for you, I know the images you have will be a wonderful collection for you to enjoy with your family and friends.

 

Caitlin and Michael had an amazing team of people working with them to make their wedding day happen…

Wedding ceremony music: Chloe Williams, Four Strings Quartet

Wedding reception DJ: Bill Mathers, Eyetopia Sound

Wedding cake: Vas, Frosted Indulgence

Wedding cars: Ken Charmichael, Kenz Classic

Photobooth: Kate & Steve, In The Booth

Wedding flowers: Kate Dawes, Kate Dawes Flower Design

Caitlin’s Pronovias gown: White Lily Couture, Milton

Engagement and wedding rings: Peter Bakker from Bakker Diamonds

Michael’s suit: Strictly Formal, Milton

Wedding photography: John Reyment, Reyment Photographics

Bridal hair and makeup: Nyree Leather, Living Dolls Makeup Artistry, Shannon, Napoleon Perdis Trainer

Wedding reception venue: Darren Besgrove, Emporium Hotel

Wedding ceremony venue: Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Villiers Street New Farm

Wedding celebrant: Father Peter Casey

Wedding stationery: Peta Pestridge, Urban Weddings

Wedding reception artwork: Nina Johnson, Blackboardartworx

Wedding reception styling items and chairs: Krystle Smart, Amini Concepts

Wedding reception items hire: Adorn Event Hire

Wedding Event Planning: Danielle White, White and White

 

Ps, I have a special award to hand out, it’s “Our Most Organised Bride Ever” award. There is one most deserving recipient and it goes to…Caitlin!