An Australian Handmade Wedding: Amy + Julian

groom in a blue suit

Amy + Julian are such a sweet couple! They are both musicians from Australia and threw an intimate + personal wedding last fall. Captured by one of my faves, Dan O’Day, their wedding is full of handmade details and lots of love. I think my favorite thing about their wedding photos is the huge smile on Amy’s face! I just love seeing a couple so genuinely happy! Biggest congrats to Amy + Julian and thanks so much for sharing your beautiful day with us!

wedding programs

hand painted wedding sign

chairs with ribbons

moss in glass dome

lace wedding dress

daisy vei

bridesmaids in different dresses

Our Musical Choices

Processional: The Wider Sun by Jon Hopkins

Recessional: I Hope This Gets To You by The Daylights

First Dance: Picture In A Frame by Tom Waits

ribbon stran ceremony altar

outdoor ceremony

outdoor ceremony

outdoor ceremony

Our Favorite Memory From The Wedding

Amy: Seeing Jules when I walked down the aisle

Jules: the whole wedding ceremony was so incredible. I still can’t get over how sacred it felt to stand and make vows to each other in front of the people we love.

bridal party

red and orange bouquet

blue grooms suit with bolo

Love Amy’s dress which is vintage. Her pretty veil was her mother’s. And let’s not forget Julian! Also pretty fond of his vintage suit :)

bride and groom

bride and groom

bridal party

couple warehouse

bride and groom

hanging plants reception decor

hanging plants reception decor


teacup wedding decor

first dance

Our Advice To Those Planning Now

Jules: Be Yourself! Look at blogs, magazines, photos and venues until you run out of room on your hard drive (like we did) but ultimately, choose for yourself how you want your day to feel and how you would want to remember it.

Amy: The day goes so quickly so make sure that a few times throughout the wedding day you stop and take it all in!

Be sure to also check out their gorgeous engagement photos also by Dan O’Day.

photography: Dan O'Day // wedding dress: vintage from Sydney // bride's shoes: vintage from Sydney // hair stylist: Sue Klar // groom attire: vintage from Brisbane and tailored by Alan at Brera Sydney // paper goods: Leonie Davenport + Dan Codyre of New Exhibition // catering: Delish Catering, and our friend Lucy's mum // cake: our bridesmaid Tash's Italian Mum // ceremony: Eryldene House and Gardens // reception: Sun Studios // veil: Amy's Mum // make-up: Kesty Munoz // cinematography: Matt Sharp for High Rise Productions // invitations: Leonie Davenport + Dan Codyre of New Exhibition