A simple little DIY for all of the booze hounds out there…
What you will need:
-Some plain wine stoppers ( try ebay, most stores don’t sell plain ones)
-Quick drying clear glue
-Crystals, pick some with one flat surface if possible
STEP ONE: Clean and dry the bottom of the crystals
STEP TWO: Put glue onto the crystal and stopper and hold into place
STEP THREE: Hold or sit in place to dry
Well after much deliberation, going back and forth, writing lists of pros and cons, then scribbling it out and starting again. We have FINALLY come up with a winner for our $17K wedding giveaway!
Massive congratulations and cyber space virtual hugs go out to….
HANNAH & JACKSON
Your entry was just stunning in every way, we fell completely in love with every aspect of your big day vision and we can’t wait to bring it to life for you and make you real wedding even better than your pinterest one!
Here is just a few more images of the winning couples big day and what you can expect from their lovely wedding next season.
Many thanks again to everyone who entered, and our top 3 who were so close, we would love nothing more than to work with you all on your beautiful weddings as well, but unfortunately we can only choose 1 winner.
The Wedding Giveaway Team
So, after many loooong discussions over wines and coffee, we have come up with out top 3 couples for our wedding giveaway! (Fist pumps all round)
Each of our top 3 are there for different reasons and have totally different looks and feels in mind for their big day, so it’s going to be near impossible to choose a winner. There were so many behind the scenes pictures on their amazing pinterest folders, unfotunately we can’t share everything with you. But their mood boards below are just a snapshot of whats potentially to come from their weddings. They are all ah-mazing and we can’t wait to bring one of them to life next wedding season. Woo hoo! Bring it!
Again we can’t emphasise how much we appreciate the time and effort that went into every entry that hit our inbox, and we truly are sorry we can’t choose you all.
Big congrats to our top 3! We will be in touch if we have any further questions about your big day!
MEL & BRAD
These guys made our top 3 with their unique location, concept and creative pinterest folder that caught our eye.
STEPH & SAM
This super sweet couple have found a beautiful venue in which to create an elegant yet dreamy wedding, very worthy of being in our top 3.
HANNAH & JACKSON
Another gorgeous venue full of ‘pre-loved’ appeal & a lovely couple make these peeps the whole package.
Stay tuned over the coming days for our winner announcement!
Firstly, a massive THANK YOU must go out to the hundreds of entries we had! There were so many incredible boards we had to choose from and I can tell you one thing for sure… there are going to be some ah-mazing weddings around next season with or without our help.
It took us sooo long (and making our caffeine addiction worse in the process) to narrow our entries down to the top 10! If you didn’t make the cut, it doesn’t mean your wedding concept wasn’t amazing enough, there were so many things we had to factor into choosing the top 10! We wish we could pick you all! Honestly, we were sad we couldn’t make it a top 100!
So, thank you all for being patient and for the time and effort you all put into creating your pinterest folders, we hope you enjoyed the process and really figured out what it is you are hoping to achieve on your big day! We know we loved scrolling through the abundance of beautiful images and hearing your stunning stories about how you met and how you got to where you are today.
Were feeling rather loved up at the moment thanks to you all!
In the meantime, as promised, here are the mood boards of our TOP 10 in random order. Big congrats to these guys and well be in touch if you were successful in getting into the TOP 3.
Watch this space as the top 3 will be announced very very soon!
LUCIENNE & SEBASTIAN
In an industrial setting with red highlights that will pop and add beautiful contrast. Mixed with an abundance of lush greenery, this wedding is sure to have the wow factor.
MEL & BRAD
A modern, yet organic approach. This savvy couple are getting married in an amazing museum which really sets the tone for their big day. The styling would be set to enhance the creative/design feel of the environment.
SUSAN & TIM
Hues of blue on blue on blue. There are so many ways we could transform this beautifully unique mood board into something incredible. Picking a single colour and using different tones in it is a great way to make a strong impact.
STEPH & SAM
There is sheer romance with this glistening mood board. With gold highlights ( very on trend right now) to compliment the shades of pink, and set in a beautiful winery overlooking mountain ranges. Organic elegance would be the overall vibe achieved.
JO & OLIVER
Textures everywhere with this stunning mood board, roughly laid layers and an organic approach to styling would really bring out the intimate yet romantic vibe this couple have portrayed so beautifully.
ERIN & JAKE
The views from this energetic couples unique venue is jaw-droppinly beautiful. An ‘at sea’ theme would be themed tastefully to compliment the stunning background and not detract from it.
SAMANTHA & DANIEL
Loving the vibrant colour palette here, this wedding would represent this couples fun personalities in a quirky way. With a loose mexican inspired board, we are well and truly inspired on how to bring this to life.
HANNAH & JACKSON
A stunning industrial venue, a classy yet organic approach to styling, imagine lush greenery with pops of muted colours suspended from raw beams, a chilled out vibe with lounges and great beats. Industrial romance is what we would create from a mood board like this.
LIV & DAVE
Beautiful timeless styling with a subtle fun twist is what this board says to us. Simplistic styling done tastefully and organically will create a beautiful atmosphere transforming this gorgeous couples dream into a reality.
IMOGEN & ANDY
These moody vibes have us enthralled. A dark palette captures the imagination and creates an unexpected romantic vibe. A dimly lit reception with an abundance of candles, draped fabrics, hanging greenery installations and textures everywhere is what we envision for this beautiful couple.
NOTE- ALL OF THE BELOW ENTRY DETAILS MUST BE COMPLETED PROPERLY FOR YOUR ENTRY TO BE SUCCESSFUL.
PLEASE READ THE BELOW ‘HOW TO ENTER’ INFO VERY CAREFULLY!
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It’s pretty simple!
>Start pinning! Create a pinterest folder full of inspiration for your wedding. Remember this is your ‘dream wedding’, put down everything your heart desires, think outside the square, there are no rules. The day should reflect you as a couple & tell your story. Be as crazy as you like! We love it & are naturally drawn to things that are visually exciting!
>Things you must cover are: General theming and styling elements, Colours, Flowers, Cake, Bride & Groom Look, Bridal Party Feel, Ceremony Inspo & Reception Décor. You can pin non-wedding related pics that you just adore & feel as though they are relevant. Try to give us a clear snapshot of your ideal wedding day. If you can, stick to one particular look or feel.
>You must pin a minimum of 50 images (trust us it’s easier than it sounds! ) and DONT FORGET to upload a pic of yourselves to your board!
>Once your pinterest folder is ready to go, email us the link at firstname.lastname@example.org by November 8th.
(NOTE- DO NOT EMAIL US DIRECTLY FROM PINTEREST, YOUR ENTRY MUST COME FROM YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS )
You MUST include a paragraph telling us a bit about you both, which state you live in, how you met, how you spend your weekends, hobbies etc.
>Once your done, Regram our instagram promo pic on your page with the hashtag #weddinggiveawayhellyeah to complete your entry.
>Please tell us if you have already booked a venue and locked in a date for your big day.
>A week after entries close we will narrow the entries down to the TOP 10. Further info may be required from the couples at this point for the selection process.
>The TOP 3 entries will then be announced & contacted to meet up with us for a latte or two.
>From there the WINNER will be chosen & announced via email notification & through our social media pages. Woo hoo!
>All prizes are non transferrable. We will need to find a date that works with all vendors & competition winners. Any vendors with prior bookings on that particular date will not be able to supply their services.
>All vendors will have the rights to use the winning couples photos & video for our social media pages & websites/blogs after the event. These may also go into a print publication down the track.
>Dates for promo are Sept 8th launch –Nov 9th close. These may vary depending on the quantity of entrants. This will be advised during the promotional period.
>The winner will be announced via our social media pages and contacted via email by Nov 23rd.
>Competition is open Australia wide. *Travel fees may apply to certain locations.
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So it’s been another manic week for us Nomads, but even in the busiest of times, we always seem to squeeze in some good ol’ pinterest searching…
Here are some of our favourite finds from this weeks creeping! x
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