Login

Login to your account with CTCW

  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call Nicole 0457 364 403
Wedding Directory covering three regions of the Southwest of WA -  the Margaret River Wine Region, Bunbury Geographe Region and the Southern Forests Region.
A local resource run by a local girl.
WEDDING SUPPLIERS

CLICK

Find our Wedding Suppliers

EDITORS BLOG

CLICK

Read about everything Weddings

SHOP ONLINE

CLICK

Shop for wedding items and free information

32 Essential Wedding Checklists, Planners and Worksheets

Do you know what to look out for when planning your wedding?

I have created 32 Essential Wedding Checklists, Planners & Worksheets - a bundle which I know would be so helpful.

Laura said : I loved how I didn't have to look for ceremony reading's there was 60 to choose from.

That is just one area I cover, also we have inside:

  1. 12 month Wedding Timeline Checklist - mine is 9 pages long and has 200 actions
  2. Wedding Budget Spreadsheet
  3. What to look for when choosing your wedding venue, with 150 points to consider
  4. Makeup, Hair & Beauty Planner for each member of the wedding party
  5. Transport for you and your guests
  6. How to book a Photographer and Videographer
  7. Guest List Spreadsheet
  8. 60 Ceremony Readings
  9. Wedding Day Timeline Spreadsheet

... plus much more and all for just $29.95

I have to be honest and say this is a worthwhile investment when planning your wedding.  Know what you are doing - click the button below to buy a copy and plan with confidence.

How to Plan a Downsouth Wedding

edithvalleychriskarinaKarina and Chris' Edith Valley Function Centre Wedding

Date: 8th April 2017
Wedding Photographer: The Photography Boutique
Wedding Ceremony & Reception: Edith Valley Function Centre, Bunbury

Interview with the Bride

edithvalleychriskarina 29

We gave ourselves 6 months to plan our wedding. We set ourselves a budget of $20,000, but did go over by $7,000.

We had 100 guests attend with no children.

Chris and I decided to pay all the items that our attendants would wear/need. We also purchase extra items, such as robes for the bridesmaids and a personalised flask for the groomsmen.

edithvalleychriskarina 5edithvalleychriskarina 5edithvalleychriskarina 5edithvalleychriskarina 5

For my bouquet, I chose the colours of burgundy and white with greenery. White roses, peppercorn berries and I forget what the burgundy coloured ones were!

edithvalleychriskarina 10edithvalleychriskarina 10edithvalleychriskarina 10edithvalleychriskarina 10

I loved how well my wedding dress fit my figure. It was everything and more than what I had imagined. I started looking for a dress as soon as our wedding date was set.

The groom, wore a blue suit and champagne coloured tie with tan coloured shoes.

edithvalleychriskarina 10

edithvalleychriskarina 15edithvalleychriskarina 15edithvalleychriskarina 15edithvalleychriskarina 15edithvalleychriskarina 15

We wanted a less formal wedding so we went for cocktail-styled reception. Our theme for the day was white, burgundy and greenery. Rustic glamour.

I tied all the colours in for both ceremony and reception through the flowers. I used rustic lighting as well to set the mood.

edithvalleychriskarina 20edithvalleychriskarina 20edithvalleychriskarina 20

We had the ceremony at 4pm and we kept it short but sweet.

We had a special sign and spot for family members, who unfortunately were not able to be with us on the day. Our celebrant kept the ceremony light hearted and simple, and incorporated our sense of humour.

edithvalleychriskarina 25edithvalleychriskarina 25edithvalleychriskarina 25edithvalleychriskarina 25edithvalleychriskarina 25

edithvalleychriskarina 30

While we were having our formal photographs, the bar was opened up and there was a grazing table for our guests . . . as well as lawn games for them to play; giant jenga, croquet and quoits (ring toss).

edithvalleychriskarina 30edithvalleychriskarina 30edithvalleychriskarina 30edithvalleychriskarina 30

We loved Edith Valley Function Centre due to the fact that we could have ceremony and reception in the same place and the venue fitted perfectly to the look I wanted for the day.

edithvalleychriskarina 34edithvalleychriskarina 34edithvalleychriskarina 34edithvalleychriskarina 34edithvalleychriskarina 34

Our reception was a cocktail style so it was more informal, we had dancing, speeches, toasts and a good time!

My advice to other couples would be . . . . enjoy the process of planning your wedding. Don’t let the little things stress you out as it's your special day. So no matter what, it will be amazing and the best day! Take time to soak it all in and enjoy all the love and celebrating.

edithvalleychriskarina 37edithvalleychriskarina 37

Where did you go on your honeymoon?
We haven’t been on one yet! But we are starting to plan one for June.

Did you use Coast to Country Weddings to help plan your day?
I sure did!

edithvalleychriskarina 37


CTCW Wedding Suppliers:

Ceremony & Reception Venue: Edith Valley Function Centre
Photographer: The Photography Boutique
Accommodation for you & your guests: Seaview Apartments Bunbury
Brides dress & Accessories: Raffinato Bridal and Meshki for the shoes
Bridesmaid's Dresses & Accessories: Bridesmaids Only – Shona Joy and Lovisa
Groom & Groomsman Attire: Connor Men’s Clothing
Caterer: Supper Road
Transport: Gannaways Charters and Tours
Stylist & Hire: Ferguson Valley Events and the bride

Shop Online - Featured Products

Go to top