• Photo by Daren Chong Photography. www.theweddingnotebook.com
    Bridal Portraits,  Love Stories

    Retro Chic Bridal Portraits

    We have a soft spot for creative bridal portraits that so clearly display the personality of the bride and groom, as well as their relationship with each other. This set of photos from Daren Chong Photography is no exception – it’s classic and elegant yet fun and quirky, just like the couple! While the groom is described as artistic and moody, the bride is described as fun and quirky. Put them together against any backdrop, be it industrial, rustic or Mother Nature, and the dynamics of their relationship shine through. Whether it’s their black and white portraits by the beach or the rustic elegant shoot with exposed brick walls, what’s…

  • Bridal Portraits,  Love Stories

    A Date At Publika

    We love Publika – the space, colours and shops are just so inviting. And One Way Ticket captured some of our favourite spots in this set of photos, which also has some vintage goodness from Sekeping Tenggiri thrown into the mix.

  • Bridal Portraits,  Love Stories

    Organised Chaos

    There’s beauty in these old buildings and shops; the cluttered, block lettered signboards with old tiles and untidy wires across the ceiling don’t bother us. Instead we find comfort in the familiarity as it brings back sweet memories from our childhood. Thanks, Ndrew, for bringing us down memory lane. The colour and mood were just right, and we love it!

  • Ideas,  Inspirations

    The Paper Gown

    The very first paper dress was created by the Scott Paper Company in 1966 as a promotional tool. Since then, many have attempted the paper gown, including fashion designers Isaac Mizrahi, Hallie Erdahl and Gary Harvey, who all made stunning versions of it. This isn’t Avex’s first paper bridal gown attempt; he did a similar project in 2010. Besides it being environmentally friendly, he loves the newspaper gown because it can be easily styled. When seen from afar, it exudes a nostalgic feel. We wouldn’t suggest you try wearing this for your actual wedding day. But this is surely something you can explore for your bridal portrait session. To us,…

  • Malaysia,  Venues

    Sekeping Retreats

    Website www.sekeping.com / Facebook Sekeping Retreats Lately, the Sekeping Retreats have been a frequent choice for small weddings, engagement parties and even bridal showers. Their natural light and dramatic spaces have also attracted many couples looking for locations to shoot their bridal portraits. The Sekeping Retreats is a project consisting of guesthouses with modern architecture and a clever combination of nature and space. It now includes a total of six guesthouses in the Klang Valley, Serendah, Ipoh and Penang.   Sekeping Serendah Email serendah[at]sekeping.com / Contact Number +6012 324 6552 / Address Chalet, Jalan Ipoh, Kg Orang Asli, 48200 Serendah, Kuala Lumpur   Sekeping Sin Chew Kee Email manager[at]sekeping.com /…