From couture, made-to-measure gowns, to affordable, off-the rack options, here’s my guide to the most important dress you will ever buy.
Photos: Carolyn Haslett. Hair & Make-up: Stefan Knight. Model: Louise from 62.
Location: Abbeville estate, available for weddings and functions, abbeville.co.nz
Bouquet styled by Lisa Congdon of Stephens floral design. Flowers from the National flower promotion group.