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New Zealand premiere online wedding vendors directory and wedding planning guide and inspirations.

A Memorable and Unique Elopement in Palmerston North

Kyra and Dylan The idea of having a unique elopement is not always the first thing that will pop up in your head. But for Kyra and Dylan, who have been together for 7 years, having a “no muss, no fuss” kind-of-wedding seemed the best idea. Kyra continues, “After deciding to keep our engagement a…
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A Picturesque Wedding at Taupo, New Zealand

Lauren and James One of the things we love about Taupo is how perfect of a backdrop it is for a picturesque wedding. Lauren and James’s gorgeous wedding didn’t disappoint. With the amazing Avodah Photo + Cinema to capture the day, see how this wedding is full of love, family, tradition, and fun.     Can’t…
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A Charming Outdoor Wedding at Highden Manor

Samantha and Alfroy Samantha and Alfroy Palmerston North fun wedding is all about love and fun. Her sensitivity to light didn’t stop her from having a charming outdoor wedding reception. She took advantage of it, wore some sunnies, and had fun with it – of course, with the entire bridal party! This black and white…
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Don't know where to start with your wedding planning? Which vendors to book first or how to find them? My Kiwi Wedding has been built from scratch with one main purpose: to help you plan your awesome wedding in our beautiful New Zealand. We have lots of articles with great tips and advices, real weddings photos to fill your creative and visual needs, as well as our online visual library that is collated with stunning images from real wedding days around New Zealand.

How to start your planning?

Feeling anxious about what needs to be done? Don't know where to start? Check out our great planning tools to help you with your wedding planning.

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We have created an amazing online visual library, full of beautiful wedding photography to get your creative thinking racing at full speed for your big day.

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Browse below for our collection of useful planning guides and articles filled with information from previous brides, vendors and our team to help with your journey ahead. If you would like to to contribute, share your experience, please submit here.

How to Pull Off Your Dream Rustic Wedding

  A rustic theme wedding is always a popular choice for couples who wanted a more relaxed and casual feel on their wedding day. With its down-to-earth and outdoorsy feel and look, more and more brides are drawn to get inspirations on this wedding theme.   What is a rustic theme wedding? A rustic wedding…
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How To Work With Your Photographer To Get The Best Wedding Images

  While it is the job of the wedding photographer to make sure that you get the best wedding images for your special day, there is no harm in doing your own homework to make sure that you’ll get the images you want on your wedding album. It is also true that not all couples…
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Real Brides Spill Their Wedding Planning and Wedding Day Mistakes

Generally, brides planned their most important day carefully, prudently and cautiously. They plot ideas for weeks, decide on color schemes and motifs, and most important decide on who’s in and who’s out on their guest list. Most of the time, these brides succeed. However, there are still some details that weren’t handled as wished or…
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An Enchanting Styled Shoot Featuring Ruth Baron of Made Up by Ruth

An Enchanting Styled Shoot Featuring Ruth Baron of Made Up by Ruth While browsing the images submitted to us by the very talented hair and makeup artist, Ruth Baron, we can’t help but swoon over the gorgeous images. Ruth Baron of Made Up by Ruth,  is a mobile makeup artist and has worked in the…
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Why Hiring a Professional Videographer is Important

  Surprisingly, a number of brides still opt to skip having a professional videographer on their wedding day. Some find it unnecessary because they already have a professional photographer on their big day and having another professional will be too much. And some brides find it too expensive and may take a chunk of their…
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How To Avoid Having a Boring Wedding

  After all the months and months of wedding planning and preparations, it comes down to how successful your wedding day will be. Yes, your wedding is for your happiness and satisfaction and not for the people around you. But we know you wouldn’t want to see guests yawning immortalized in photos and your wedding…
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No wedding is completed without the help of amazing vendors. Browse through our ever growing New Zealand wedding vendors directory to find the helping hands for your big day, from wedding venues and photographers, from Auckland, Wellington to Otago, to dress and cake makers and on and on. For wedding vendors who would like to join us on this exciting journey and connect with brides and users, please Submit Your Business Information here.