The Sydney Bridal Expo has been exhibiting for a long time… in fact, this year is the event's 25 anniversary!
And now, at the Royal Hall of Industries at Moore Park the Sydney Bridal Expo is happening all over again - on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 April 2014.
And… you can WIN 6 double passes right here on 'Josie's Juice.'
Details on how to win below.
More about the event:
Brides-to-be will be able to experience four spectacular bridal parades by leading international and Australian couture designers including Diane Lewis, Rhonda Hemmingway, Azzaria Couture, Peretti, La’ Shika and Lazaro.
New York bridal designer Lazaro, whose designs feature in Kleinfeld Bridal, home of ‘Say Yes to the Dress’, will be presenting his stunning gowns on the runway for the first time in Australia.
Also featured will be elegant mother-of-the-bride looks, plus-size bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses and divine bridal children’s wear by UK designer Nicki Macfarlane (Stellino Cute Couture for Children) who dressed the four little flowergirls at the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.
The irrepressible Henry Roth will be on hand showing off his ‘real’ models and stylish bridal gowns in 'The Henry Roth Trend Report' daily onstage at 1.30pm.
Leading hair and makeup artist, Cameron-Jane Thomas will be creating modern, traditional and contemporary looks to complement the gowns on the runway. Face and hair charts of Cameron-Jane’s exclusively designed ‘looks’ will be available for brides and make-up artists to purchase.
Grooms and their groomsmen also get a look in, with stylish menswear bridal fashion also on show.
The boys can also have a gander the 19 styles of wedding transport including the Rolls Royce, Mercedes, BMW, Jaguars, Hummers, Chevys and more.
Renowned reception venues including Doltone House, Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Intercontinental Sydney, Cypress Lakes Resort Hunter Valley, Pier One Sydney Harbour, Bayview Golf Club, Mercure Resort Gerringong, Peter Canisius House, The Waterfront Function Centre and Zimbala will be on display to inspire and provide information to couples to consider.
Before you leave, visit the 'Bubbles Bar' for some champers.
If you book tickets online, you'll go into the draw to win a fabulous accommodation package at five star Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney worth $1500.
Details of the Sydney Bridal Expo:
Royal Hall of Industries, 1 Driver Avenue, Moore Park
Saturday 12 and Sunday 13, April 2014 from 10am – 5pm
The four parades daily 11am; 12.20pm; 2.15pm; 3.30pm and the Henry Roth Trend Report 1.30pm daily.
Tickets at the door or book online at www.sydneybridalexpo.com.au
Adults $22; seniors $15; weekend pass for both days $30; children under 10 are free (accompanied by an adult).
To win one of SIX double passes, here is all you need to do:
- 'Like' the Josie's Juice Facebook page
- Share this link on your Facebook page
- Comment below on why you'd like to win the double pass
- Email me ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org to let me know you have entered, and which day you'd like to attend. Be quick! The event is tomorrow and Sunday.
*Winners' names will be placed at the door of the event, for either Saturday or Sunday. Competition open to Australian residents only, and will be drawn on Saturday 12 April.
And now, a preview of one of the gowns:
This Wendy Lin creation for Peretti Bridal Design (Petersham) features:
- Sophie Hawlett lace (lace supplier of Princess Kate’s wedding dress)
- Approximately 280 metres of silk, organza and tulle was used to produce the gown
- The train is close to 10 metres in length
- The incredible number of beads, crystals and bling in general include 12,000 Swarovski beads/crystals; 20,000 beads/bugle beads and a further 20,000 combinations of soft and hard material elements
- The gown weighs 10 kilos and is worth $15,000!
Here are some glorious close-ups of the dress: