Love Me Do - Bride & Groom Shoots around Auckland

Issue 95 has landed on our desk and features gorgeous summer shoots with titles which remind us of love songs!

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Magical, Boho Darcy brings a touch of romance to any venue

This lace & chiffon gown complements the rustic charm of Mantells, Mt. Eden perfectly with its plunging V back and Swarvoski crystal belt.

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Gorgeous lace bodice...

... and aurora chiffon skirt, perfect for Mantells which "exceeds expectations & creates unforgettable memories"

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Summer Breeze

The beautiful Maggie Sottero Verity features a high neckline, scoop back with beaded insert and pockets in the skirt, this Audrey Hepburn style gown is a perfect match for the 60s designed French Bay Yacht Club.

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Stunning mikado satin ballgown

The Verity is totally at home alongside the 60s architecture of the French Bay Yacht Club with a backdrop of sparkling ocean! 

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Beach beauty

Maggie Sottero Meryl can truly be described as a versatile gown.  Perfect for the beach with its floaty layers of dotted tulle and organza.  Alternatively, this vintage ball gown can be classic, elegant or boho depending on your theme.


Ultra Modern

Shot on location at the amazing Urbanaut Brewing Co, the Maggie Sottero Evangelina is perfect for a modern, cutting edge bride who wants to WOW in this stunning Aldora Satin gown with plunging back and Swarovski illusion shoulder straps.

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Fairytales do come True!....

at the wonderfully romantic Markovina Vineyard Estate in Kumeu.  The Christina Rossi CR4258 is the epitome of romance and perfect for any bride who wants to be a princess for the day. The delicate lace and flattering sweetheart neckline of this gorgeous A-line gown fits perfectly with the surroundings of this stunning vineyard.

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elegant and feminine...

the Rebecca Ingram Particia would be perfect for any bride wanting to shine on her wedding day.  A great choice to fit in with the pretty gardens at Marovina with its V neckline, scoop back, illusion shoulders and lace appliques.

We found love shoot:

Gown: Maggie Sottero Darcy / Photographer:  Lesley Walker / Hair & Makeup: Nikki Lovrich /

Flowers: Dianna Marie / Model: Lola Call from Red11 / Location: Mantells, Mt. Eden

Summer Breeze shoot:

Gowns: Maggie Sottero Meryl and Maggie Sottero Verity / Photographer: Lesley Walker /

Hair & Makeup: Eleanor Dorn / Flowers: Lila Rose Floral Co / Model: Angela Zhao from Red11 /

Location: French Bay Yacht Club

Love you to the moon and back shoot:

Gown: Maggie Sottero Evangelina / Photographer: Lesley Walker /

Hair & Makeup: Nikki Lovrich / Model: Lola Call from Red11 / Location: Urbanaut Brewing Co

Fairy tales do come true shoot:

Gowns: Rebecca Ingram Patricia and Christina Rossi CR4258 / Photographer: Lesley Walker /

Hair & Makeup: Elizabeth Canales-Ron from Face Me Makeup/ Flowers: Go Wedding Flowers /

Model: Emily Grimwood from Red11