Wedding Planning Tips & Blogs

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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Collective Concepts Service Team

Why You Should Hire Service Staff for your Wedding Day

Planning a wedding has almost countless factors to consider, so why not take some of the pressure off by employing dedicated service staff to set-up and pack-down the venue, assist with styling, greet and seat guests, and provide food and […]

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Marquee wedding set up at a private property

How to Plan a Marquee Wedding

When you choose a marquee wedding, you are essentially starting with a completely blank canvas – allowing you to put your own unique stamp on things. It’s the ideal way of turning the family farm, backyard or stunning off-the-beaten-track spot […]

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Homemade lawn games, made with upcycled wood.

Clear Conscience Wedding Planning

Planning a sustainable wedding may be a lot easier than you think. Did you know that sustainability goes far beyond the environmental footprint you make when planning and hosting your wedding? It’s also about choosing wedding suppliers who, through being […]

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Wedding website

Top 5 Wedding Websites

When planning your wedding there are a million different tasks that get added to your ‘to do’ list. Lately one such task has been creating a wedding website or wedding app – both for yourselves and your guests to use […]

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Floral wedding invitation

Wedding Invitation Trends for 2022 & 2023

Wedding invitations are the first look your guests will get of your wedding; giving them a glimpse of your big day, sparking not only curiosity, but anticipation. Just as your choice of décor, dress and florals reflect your over-all vision […]

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Glamorous bride sitting at dinner table

Wedding Planning Trends in 2022 & 2023

Without a doubt, wedding planning trends for 2022/23 are going to be influenced by the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdowns of 2020 and 2021. The time we have spent locked in our homes, cancelling events left, right and centre and not […]

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A couple enjoying their first dance at Lacebark Function Centre

Top 5 Tips for Nailing Your First Dance

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Collective Concepts – Events | Weddings | Hospitality (@collectiveconceptsnz) With guest blogger, Victoria Wray from The First Dance  Your big day is fast approaching, and the thought of dancing in front of […]

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