This page contains a log of SOME of the highly talented vendors I’ve had the pleasure of dealing with during my years as a wedding celebrant. If you’re looking for inspiration, check them out as I can recommend them all!

There are many many more out there – these are just a sampling!!

I’ve also created a wedding song playlist on YouTube and a Spotify Wedding Ceremony playlist in case you need any ideas!


Sabrina Karin Photography (previously Bohemian Simplicity) (Wellington – our photographer and I can’t speak more highly of her)

David James (Blenheim but special deals for Wellington couples)

Billie Brook Photography (Wellington – amazing at everything)

Ryan McCauley Photography (Wellington – loves a good outdoor wedding)

Candy Capro Photography (Wellington – natural light goddess)

Tim Kelly and Nadine Ellen (Wellington)

Yvonne Liew Photography (Wellington)

Lucy Li Photography (Wellington)

Benjamin and Elise Photography (Wellington)

Meeko and Redge (Wellington)

Patina Photography (Wellington)

The Nomad Creative (Kapiti and Wellington)

Amy Schulz Photography (Wellington)

Mele Photographs (affordable Wellington)

Bradley Garner Creative (Wellington)

Videography – Sink or Surface (Wellington)

Videography – Johnny Hendrikus (Wellington)

Videography – Emma Tiller Videography (Wellington)

Videography – Aaron and Isabel Wedding Films (Wellington)

Videography and photography – Perspectives Photo + Cinema (Auckland but travels)

Photography and Videography – Avodah (Palmerston North but travels)

Videography – Soulhaven (Wellington)


G and C Events (previously Gather and Co) (Wellington region)

Goose and Gander (Wellington region)

For the girls

Hair and make-up – Amy Mclennan (Wellington)

Hair and make-up – Claudine Stace (Wellington)

Hair and make-up – Penny Rose (Wellington)

Hair and make-up – Meraki Creative (Wellington)

Hair – Dollhouse Do (Wellington)

Hair – Hil Cook (Wellington)

Hair – Amber Hill (Wellington)

Make-up – Kellie Michelle (Wellington)

Make-up – Natalee Fisher Makeup (Wellington)

Make-up – Jaymie Jarvis (Wellington)

Make-up – Amy McLennan (Wellington)

Make-up – Lydia Mae (Wellington)

Dress – Daisy by Katie Yeung

Dress –Sophie Voon (Wellington)

Dress – Sally Eagle (Wellington)

Dress-maker and alterer – Zowie Dee (Wellington)

Dress-maker – Isew4u (Auckland)

Dress-maker discount – Parkland Bridal

Dress – Helen Forster (Wellington)

For the guys

Suits – Harford’s Menswear (Wellington)

Suits – Country Road

Suits – Hallensteins

Suits – Working Style


Cakes – Sweet Bakery and Cakery (and here) (Wellington)

Cakes – Stiletto Studio (Wellington)

Cakes – Tania at Royal Icing Academy (Wellington)

Cakes – Tomboy (Wellington)

Cakes – The Milk Crate (Wellington)

Catering/food truck – The Beat Kitchen (Wellington)

Catering – Providore Food and Catering (Waiarapa)

Catering – Sarah Searancke Catering (Wellington)

Candy – Couture Candy Buffet Company (Wellington)


Skinny Love (Wedding Planners for cut-back weddings) – New Zealand wide

One-man band – Aaron Andis (Wellington)

DJ – Hype Entertainment (Wellington)

Band or duo – The Hustle (Wellington)

Band – Merkin (Wellington)

Band – The Relatives (Wellington)

Vocals – Matt Mulholland (check out youtube) (Wellington region)

Gypsy band – The Raskolnikovs (Wellington)

Swing/jazz band: Tin Foil Hats (Wellington)

Hiring pretty stuff – The Vintage Party (Wellington)

Flower wall – Blush & Co (Wellington)

Flowers wholesale – Central Flowers in Grenada North (Wellington)

Florist – Twisted Willow (Tawa and Wellington)

Florist – Concrete Flowers (Wellington)

Florist – Nat at Ivy Parasol (Wellington)

Florist – Yvette Edwards at (previously The Piccadilly Flower Company) (Wellington)

Florist and styling – Melissa Jane Studio (Wellington)

Florist – Katy Lam Florist (Auckland)

Flax flowers (fake) – The Artiflax Store

Fake flowers – Aleisha Renee Everlasting Flowers

Jeweller – Odette Anscombe-Smith (Wellington)

Jeweller – Jubilee Jewellers (Wellington)

Jeweller – The Village Goldsmith (Wellington)

Tattooist – Nursey Tattoo (Wellington)