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Indianna Collection Launch When Freddie met Lilly 2016

Thursday September 8 marked the annual date for the launch of a new bridal range at When Freddie met Lilly. This year, When Freddie met Lilly was proud to showcase their new Indianna Collection at a special champagne filled evening in Fortitude Valley. The Indianna Collection was released in Sydney at Australian Bridal Fashion week in June, and the collection showcases exquisite modern laces, soft colours and edgy design.

Along with a host of collaborators including Sofi Spritz, Slow Motion Photo Booth and We Are Twine Photography, some fabulous bridal and formal gowns were sent down the runway in front of an audience of 300 fashion keen brides, media and friends. Mirra Private Dining and Events was the glamorous setting of the evening which, with their beautiful art deco inspired décor and furnishings, only further enhanced the appeal of the lovely gowns!

bad weather backup planw edding cary gown wfml In some areas, it is considered to be good luck if it rains on your wedding day. However, at When Freddy met Lilly, we know that bad weather can ruin all of the plans that you made for your big day. It’s extremely important to have a backup plan in place if you want to have great memories of your wedding for years to come. And face it: Mother Nature doesn’t change her plans for anyone. With that being said, read on below for a few tips to help you have a backup plan for your wedding, just in case the weather decides to change its mind about being sunny and clear on your big day.

Plan for All Kinds of Weather

A lot of couples are afraid, it might rain on their big day. But keep in mind, that not all bad weather consists of rain. Extreme heat, extremely windy conditions, and even a thunderstorm with hail included can, and has, happened to many couples on their wedding day. Make sure that you plan for all kinds of weather, not just the rain that could happen.

green wedding claris gown wfmlWith that state of the environment today, green weddings are on the rise more than they ever have been in the past. Here at When Freddie met Lilly, we agree that the greener your wedding is, the better it is for the environment. From reducing your carbon footprint on the earth to using recycled materials for your wedding, read on below for a few tips to help you have the green wedding of your dreams.

Choose Rings that Are Eco-Friendly

When it comes time to go ring shopping, remember that there are quite a few green jewellers who will help you find an eco-friendly ring for your green wedding. More and more jewellers are going to using recycled gold and gems that are made from fair labour. Choosing an eco-friendly ring is a great step towards having a wedding that not only joins two people who love one another but works towards making the earth a healthy place to live again as well.

bohemian bridal accessories grandeur headdress wfmlDeciding to have a Bohemian wedding has become extremely popular in the last few years.  Many brides have gone back to basics in order to do so. Most brides won’t be able to travel half way around the world to have a Bohemian wedding But it is possible to have one right where you are. The one thing you shouldn’t forget is that with that wedding, you need some great Bohemian bridal accessories as well. At When Freddie met Lilly, we get just how important the perfect wedding is and are here to help. We have a few tips to help you find the right accessories for your Bohemian wedding.

Choose Your Dress First

Maybe you have fallen in love with that Grandeur Headdress you found at When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane. But it’s important to choose the dress you are going to wear before deciding to go with that particular piece. You don’t want to buy what you think are the perfect Bohemian bridal accessories only to find later that they don’t go with the dress you have realized is perfect for you. If you aren’t sure, then ask for help from your designer. We at When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane will point you in the right direction.

candice-gown-nude-lace-underlay-wfmlWedding gowns with nude underlays such as the Candice Gown from When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane are extremely popular in the 2015-2016 years. Nude lace is more than a trend, however, as it tends to make the bride feel free and isn’t as stifling as some dresses can be. However, even if you know exactly what nude lace wedding dress you are searching for, there are some mistakes that you just don’t want to make when you are shopping. Read on below for a few of them.

Don’t Be Late to Look at Your Nude Lace Wedding Gown

The saying the early bird gets the worm has never been more right than when it is talking about searching for the perfect bridal gown. At When Freddie met Lilly, we think it’s important not to schedule your appointment for late in the day. Early mornings are the best when you are wide-eyed, fresh, and don’t have the weight of a long day weighing you down. You want to be alert and eager to try on bridal gowns until you find the right one for you. One thing you never want to settle on is a wedding gown that you might regret ordering later.

caprice-gown-ice-blue-wedding-dresses-wfmlEvery little girl dreams of growing up and walking down the aisle to the man they love. And stunning ice blue wedding dresses are one of the latest trends. At When Freddie met Lilly, we want to help you make that dream come true. Your wedding should be perfect from the flowers you carry to the dress you wear. Read on below for some tips for what not to do when choosing your wedding dress.

Never Believe Everything You See on the Television

There are a ton of shows on the television that try to tell you how to choose the perfect ice blue wedding dresses for your dream wedding. However, it honestly, very seldom come with your crying, praising the angels, and hugging your best friend when you finally find that perfect dress. Instead, you are going to be relieved and excited probably, but not over the moon like they are on TV shows. For a look at what could be the perfect dress for you, visit When Freddie met Lilly today. If you are looking for something special you should try our beautiful Hepburn Gown. With its classic style and stunning colours, you will be happy that you did.

chanel_gown_wedding dress fabric guide wfmlEvery bride dreams of finding the perfect wedding dress for her body type. Though the way it looks and feels is certainly an important consideration, that starts with choosing the ultimate wedding dress fabric. At When Freddie met Lilly, we realize just how important your wedding dress is to you, so read on below for a few tips on how to choose the best wedding dress fabric to make your big day even more perfect.

The Weight of the Wedding Dress Fabric

The first thing you want to consider is the climate and time of year you are tying the knot. If it’s in a tropical paradise and the weather is going to be hot, then you don’t want a fabric that will weigh you down and make you faint before you ever get to the altar. When Freddie met Lilly has the perfect wedding dress for the tropical climates in the Cressida Gown. With its lace beading and the way, it drapes on the shoulders, it will be the perfect complement to the bride on your big day.

lavender bridesmaid dresses charlize with leaf strap wfmlYou have put months, if not years, into finding the perfect wedding dress to suit your needs when you walk down the aisle to marry the man of your dreams. Now, that you have found the perfect wedding gown, it’s time to look for the perfect lavender bridesmaid dresses to outfit your bridal party with. At When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane, we know that sometimes choosing the right bridesmaid dress for everyone in your party can be complicated and confusing. With that being said, read on below for a few of the top tips for choosing the perfect bridesmaid dresses to complement your friends.


The biggest thing when you are looking for bridesmaid dresses is to be sure that they will be able to tell the bride from the bridesmaids. Remember, while you want your bridesmaids to be gorgeous in their lavender bridesmaid dresses, this day is about you and the man you love. You certainly don’t want the wedding guests to have to search for the bride! Remember, the entire bridal party doesn’t have to be a perfect match. Instead, shop at our shop for Charlize with leaf strap for a lavender colour that is sure to please you and your bridal party.

callie_gown diy wedding wfmlHaving a DIY, do it yourself, a wedding can be the perfect way to save not only a little money. But it’s also the perfect way to ensure that your wedding is personal. It’s also a great way to get creative with your wedding and add your own unique style to the mix as well. At When Freddie met Lilly, we know that a DIY wedding can be gorgeous but stressful as well. With that being said, read on below for a few tips to help you pull off your wedding without a hitch.

Do Your Research

It’s important to have a clear picture of what you want out of your wedding before you stop planning for it. There are tons of resources, from magazines to TV shows that will help you to plan the perfect DIY wedding. When Freddie met Lilly can help with that by helping you to choose a gown like the Callie Gown to complement your wedding style.

WFML Brides Sarah and Dave WFML BrisbaneSarah Belford married her now Hubby on the most magical day of her life. “When people said to me ‘your wedding day will be the best day of your life’ I didn’t quite believe them, because I’ve had some pretty greats days before! But the twenty-sixth of March 2016 was absolutely the best day of my entire life.”  She shares her fairytale with us below…

So please tell us – with months (or even years!) of planning, did the Big Day run smoothly!?
Our wedding day could not have run any smoother! I didn’t quite know what to expect, but the day far exceeded any of my expectations. We had a relatively short engagement, but somehow every little detail fell into place… My dress was perfect, the venue was magical, the photography session was delightful, the flowers were stunning, and the schedule of our day was not rushed or pressured in any way.