Below is a list of recommended wedding vendors. These are professionals who I work with often and find really helpful. This list isn’t comprehensive – I add to it when I remember!
All these websites should open in a new page so you can browse to your heart’s content.
I also highly recommend checking out the wedding vendors that are Southern Bride Verified.
Wedding Advice & Planning
Southern Bride – helpful wedding planning blog with lots of free advice and support
She Said Yes – another helpful wedding planning blog from Megan
Encore Event Coordination – day-of wedding coordinator based in Dunedin
Alare Weddings – wedding planner from Hamilton
Grandview Gardens – a beautiful, rustic wedding venue in a rural garden setting in Outram
The Homestead and Woolshed on Racecourse – a beautiful wedding venue in Omakau
O’Neill Photographics – Craig is a talented wedding photographer based in Dunedin
Lisa Reid Photography – A lovely lady and wonderful wedding photographer in Dunedin
Michele Newman Photography – My wedding photographer!
Arbitrary Cakes – delicious and beautiful cakes
Angela Port Weddings – Angela is a lovely wedding celebrant from Dunedin
Miranda Zander – Wedding celebrant, new mamma, and all round awesome chick
Beau Couture – Beautiful bespoke dresses in Dunedin, NZ
Brides by Donna Rae – A stunning range of wedding gowns including many exclusive to her store, Donna’s range is the best in the South
Beautiful pieces to be found at Gorgeous Jewellery