Wedding Planning Tips & Blogs

Thinking about a Winter Wedding? Our top 5 reasons to get hitched in the cooler months

Are you dreaming of a wedding that’s filled with romance and cosy moments? Look no further than a winter wedding!  A winter wedding can offer a magical and romantic atmosphere that can’t be replicated in any other season, and it […]

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Top 5 Hen’s Party Ideas in Christchurch

The wedding date is set, planning is in motion and the bridal party has been selected – time to start planning a sensational hen’s party! There is a lot to consider when planning the perfect hen’s party, so we have […]

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Wedding Hair & Make-Up Trends for 2022 & 2023

Wedding make-up and hair trends, just like other aspects of a wedding, from the dress to décor, accessories to florals, come and go from year to year. While it is important to select the most complimentary hair and make up […]

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Five reasons you need a wedding planner or coordinator

Whether you are after a full wedding planning service, an all-inclusive package or an on the day coordinator to make sure all your plans run smoothly, Collective Concepts have the perfect solution for all couples. We are experts at all […]

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Christchurch & Canterbury Wedding Venues

If you are looking at Christchurch and Canterbury wedding venues for your wedding, you are in for a treat. Classic, luxury, rustic, industrial, historic… choose your style! The Canterbury region can boast of so many different and unique spaces that […]

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Christchurch’s Best Wedding Entertainment

Let’s be honest: there are elements in planning a wedding that are more fun and exciting than others. And one of them is choosing the entertainment for the day (and night)! The main question to ask yourself first is ‘Do […]

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Wedding Catering Trends in 2022 & 2023

The recent global pandemic has forced us to rethink the way we plan and attend weddings, and as a result has influenced the way we create, present and serve food. Over the past two years, caterers and other wedding professionals […]

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How to Choose the Right Wedding Dress

Whether you’ve been dreaming about your wedding dress since you were six and have known every detail down to the last sequin or you’ve never thought about it until now, we’ve got you girl! White, off-white, ivory, bone, champagne, oyster, […]

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Lighting up your Marquee Wedding

With guest blogger, Steve Jarvis from Insight Audio Visual.  Having a wedding reception in a marquee, in a stunning location, is a popular idea and can be extra special if the location is on a family property or a site […]

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