Category Archives: Charis’ Blog

How to have a safe COVID-19 Wedding

Covid 19, safe wedding

Why are weddings considered super spreading events? Early on way back in March, in Australia, we were just starting to panic about this virus. Events were still allowed to happen in Australia and the government was only just beginning to make a few restrictions. In amongst all of the madness, there was a wedding that […]

What are the current Covid-19 restrictions on Weddings in Metropolitan Melbourne?

Covid wedding in Melbourne

What Covid-19 Wedding restrictions are we currently facing in Melbourne? As per the DHHS guidelines we are currently in step two. https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/religion-and-ceremony-metropolitan-melbourne-second-step-covid-19 For Weddings in Metropolitan Melbourne: Outdoor religious gatherings and ceremonies of up to five people, plus the celebrant are allowed. The couple and the celebrant are not required to wear face masks; however, […]

Covid Safe Weddings with Charis White Celebrant

Covid safe wedding

Covid safe Weddings in Victoria: It is an uncertain time in the world at the moment, but there are steps we can take to ensure your wedding follows a Covid safety plan. What a time to be alive, who would have thought our lives would be tip turned upside down in such a swift manner. […]

Jess and Tyler, Chateau Wyuna

Jess and Tyler were a very special couple for me to marry. You see, Jess was my daughters childcare educator. We have know her for years and we think very highly of her. Therefore, being involved in her wedding day was uber special to me.   VENDORS: Photographer : Sonia from Visuality Photography @visualityphotography Venue […]

Victoria and Matt, Stones of the Yarra Valley

Victoria and Matt, Stones of the Yarra Valley What a story, what a couple. They are perfect together, and fate really did have it’s way with their relationship. To say they came full circle, is an understatement. Vic and Matt are one of a kind and the love for their kids is incredible. I am […]

Marko and Kathryn, Stones of the Yarra Valley

Stones of the Yarra Valley, Marko and Kathryn I met Marko and Kathryn at a little cafe near my home in Northcote. We immediately hit it off, they were a super fun couple who were enamoured with one another. They told me how they were looking for a house to buy, my husband sells houses […]

Wedding Trends 2019

All in all 2019 was shaped largely by pictures on INSTAGRAM. Clients are spending up big on visual spectacles at their wedding such as triangular arches, pampas grass installations as well as balloon installations. The most commonly used colour this wedding season was burgundy. This was followed closely by blush pink. Romantic scenes and soft textures have dominated this wedding season.Candy bars are out and statement cakes are in. Yes, you heard me right. No more candy bars people!!! The donut

Ripponlea Gardens

Lovely Lisa end Jeremy were married at Ripponlea Estate. It was an incredible afternoon. The sun was shining and everyone could hardly wait for Lisa to arrive. When she walked down the aisle the crowd broke put into spontaneous applause.Lisa and Jeremy are full of energy and amazing love for one another. They are so supportive and encouraging of each other. It was a day filled with AMAZING suppliers: Pierre Curry was the lovely photographer. He is a fabulously talented and super genuine guy!

Ascot House Receptions

Stunning Alice and Jonathan were married at Ascot House Receptions in an intimate ceremony. They had friends and family fly over from the U.K for their big day. They had originally booked The Willows and when it closed it’s doors, they were unfortunately left out of pocket. They went into damage control and found a new fabulous venue in Ascot House. Their love story is amazing as Alice was friends with Jon’s sister. They met through his sister and fell in love, so now Alice and her best friend

Abbotsford Convent

Super gorgeous Kat and Luke were married at The Abbotsford Convent, with Bursaria Catering. They were being taken care of by Gab from Bursaria and she was so delightful to work with.Their story is one of a kind, having met at a Venue Boys concert way back in the day. Luke was taking his sister for her birthday and Kat was a friend of Luke’s sister. They exchanged brief glances and words that evening and eventually they chatted over messenger and had their first date. Super talented Tony Evans