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We had a very busy day yesterday photographing our new collection with our beautiful in house model Helena Turner, and the very talented photographer Zahn Trotter. Hair by Robbie Bell at Cyan and make up Bobbi Brown. Thank you so much to the wonderful team at Corso de Fiori. Very grateful indeed! Here’s a pic...

Charity Wedding Event in Tauranga

We’re supporting a charity wedding event in Tauranga with designer Corina Snow on Sunday 29th September to raise funds for local children affected by cancer. There’s a complimentary high tea, a charity auction and a bridal fashion show, so if you’re interested, check it out! For more information you can contact [email protected]

Bride & Groom Magazine Issue 78 Feature

We’re thrilled to have featured on the cover of the latest issue of Bride & Groom Magazine! There are also a few more of our gowns featured inside, as well as the wedding photos of our beautiful bride Kim Jellie.

Bridget McCracken

I found these photos recently of our beautiful bride Bridget, who got married before we made our website. They were so lovely that I had to share them! The wedding was at Mantells ( ) and some of the photos were taken at the top of Mt Eden in Auckland.

Fashion Week Collection 2014

We had the pleasure of opening the New Zealand Weddings Magazine Bridal Show at NZ Fashion Week!  We started the show with a few gowns from across the five decades that the Vinka label has been running, and then showed eight gowns from our 2014 collection. Here are some of the photos! All photos were...

NZ Weddings Fashion Week Interview

We recently had an interview with New Zealand Weddings Magazine regarding our upcoming collection that will be on show at Fashion Week next month! Tickets can be purchsed from the NZ Weddings wesite for the Sunday show.

NZ Fashion Week Competition Winners Sarah and Neil Lambert

At Fashion Week last year NZ Weddings ran a competition giving a bride a chance to win a package including an amount toward a dress from a participating designer of their choice. The winners, Sarah and Neil Lambert, chose to have Sarah’s gown made with us! NZ Weddings has included a feature of their wedding...

Mary Estelle Photoshoot

Recently there was a stunning photoshoot done by Christina Schmidt showcasing our gowns and Mary Estelle’s fabulous hair and make-up skills! My daughter Helena did a fabulous job as our model, too! Makeup: Mary Estelle Photos: Christina Schmidt from Christina Schmidt Photography. Model: Helena Turner, Red11 Gowns: Vinka Design  

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