Real Weddings / Black Tie

A black tie wedding is undoubtedly a very formal occasion, providing the opportunity to dress in a most glamorous way, where your chosen attire is dictated by the time of day of the wedding.

You will also want to choose an elaborate gown, elegant cars, and an appropriate reception location. A black tie event creates an elegant ambience. To truly inspire you, enjoy the black tie events other couples have created to celebrate their special day in this stylish way.

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  1. Jessica & Matthew: Glamorous Sydney Wedding

    Jessica & Matthew: Glamorous Sydney Wedding

    The couple’s wedding reception was a truly glamorous affair in a glitzy ballroom space with crystal chandeliers, opulent floral arrangements and details in gunmetal grey and pink.

  2. Michelle & Christopher: Floral Extravaganza

    Michelle & Christopher: Floral Extravaganza

    From wedding cake and bridal attire to reception decor, every detail of this elegant wedding oozed with sophistication and romance!

  3. Peta & Karl: Classically Elegant

    Peta & Karl: Classically Elegant

    “We wanted our wedding day to be classically elegant and timeless, so we settled on a simple white and ivory colour palette

  1. Classically Elegant

    Classically Elegant

    The bride and groom wanted our wedding day to be classically elegant and timeless, so we settled on a simple white and ivory colour palette.

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  2. Classical Elegance

    Classical Elegance

    Claire and James opted for classical elegance with a navy and white colour palette that worked beautifully in every aspect of their fabulous Brisbane wedding.

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  3. Classically Timeless

    Classically Timeless

    Inspired by the timeless wedding day style of Grace Kelly and Kate Middleton the couple opted for a classic traditional theme, beautifully enhanced by a soft pink colour palette.

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  1. Wedding Dresses From Real Brides

    Wedding Dresses From Real Brides

    "After all, there is something about a wedding gown that is prettier than any other gown in the world." said Douglas William Jerrold.

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    Reception Styling From Real Weddings

    Be inspired for your wedding reception styling with these images of the actual reception styling that real couples created for their own special celebration.

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