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Our New Website is Live!

After months in the works we’re thrilled to announce that our new website is up and running! We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to launch our new site just in time for the upcoming release of our two latest collections, so stay tuned over the next few weeks for when we unveil Modern Muse...

Our Design Process

We’re delighted to finally get to share with you a new video that showcases our design process here at Vinka, including how we create our gowns and the work that goes into them! This video features some of our favorites from our current collection and the creation process involved. We create, design and hand sew...

Augustus Style Shoot

Recently we had the pleasure of being involved in a beautiful style shoot at Augustus Bistro collaborating with Zahn Trotter, Auckland Weddings and several other fantastic vendors! Here are some of the highlights and our personal favourites. – Shoot at Augustus Bistro – Photography by Zahn Trotter – Styling by Boheme Events – Flowers by...

New Collection in Progress!

We’ve been kept busy in the workroom lately with our new collection, which is being made using some beautiful new laces and fabrics. Very excited for when it’s finished but in the mean time, here’s a sneak peek! We’ve just completed our first photoshoot of the collection as well at the Hamilton Gardens, so watch...

Vinka’s Investiture

So thrilled to be present at the investiture ceremony to see Vinka get awarded her medal as a member of the New Zealand Order of Merit! It was so special to see her be rewarded for the revolutionary work she has done in the New Zealand fashion and bridal industries for the better part of...

We Got the Cover!

Delighted to see we made the cover of the latest issue of New Zealand Bride & Groom Magazine with our beautiful Lucia gown! You can have a look at the photos of our gowns featured in the magazine below.

Showing at the Bride & Groom Show!

We’re counting down to the massive Bride and Groom show that is been held this Sunday the 5th of May at Ellerslie Racecourse, Auckland.  It’s New Zealand’s largest bridal show with 3 fashion shows throughout the day and we’re always excited to participate. Naturally we’ve been furiously sewing away trying  to finish some of the...

Showing at Hitch’d on the 27/28th of April

Delighted to announce that we will be revealing some of our new collection at the Hitch’d wedding show on the weekend of the 27th /28th of April in Kumeu, Auckland. Tickets are only $10.00, so if you’re keen to purchase some, just click here. Hope to see you there!

Vinka Lucas Features in Woman’s Weekly

Thrilled NZ Woman’s Weekly wrote such a beautiful article celebrating Mum’s career and some of her achievements. It was so lovely to meet and work alongside the team at Woman’s Weekly – Lynley, Robert and Justine were so lovely and professional. Vinka was so touched to be recognised for her achievements and remembered fondly by...

Exciting Start to the New Year – NZ Order of Merit!

We had a very exciting start to 2019 with the announcement of Vinka Lucas, my mother and founder of the Vinka label, getting the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to the fashion industry and design. So thrilled to see her recognised for her life’s work. Check out the article below.

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