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The tossing of the bouquet is one of those traditional aspects of the wedding that I think sometimes is slowly fading out of fashion. Which is why I love a good shot of it! Look at the action in this shot! Flowers flying, the arms up for the catch and the other guests looking on,

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it’s a beautiful Saturday and there’s some things I need to let you know! The ABC Of Weddings is now complete! Hooray! Check out the full list of entries here. ~ Polka Dot Bride is up for a very fun month in September and I can’t wait! Make sure you subscribe via email here to

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A Is For Ancestry B Is For Bouquet Ties C Is For Champagne (Written by Brother Polka Dot) D Is For Dance E Is For Engraving F Is For Footwear G Is For Guestbook H Is For Hair Accessories I Is For Initials J is For Jewellery K Is For Kids L Is For Lolly

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For a zany, zesty wedding, have it at the zoo with zebras and other zoophytes for company. ~ Well how zany can a wedding get? Let us recount some of the ways you can add a touch of ‘zany-ness’ to your wedding. From bungy jumping, to your wedding in a cave in the Blue Mountains,

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Note: This post was written in 2008 and Events at Cutting Edge is no longer hosting functions. Brisbane’s newest event space Events At Cutting Edge is a gorgeous venue for a wedding. The Cutting Edge is a space reserved for one of Brisbane’s best film and television production houses. The rooftop however, has taken on

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I was going to post today about the gorgeous TV wedding of Mark Priestley and Jolene Anderson (Dan & Erica) which occurred on Tuesday night on Australian medical drama ‘All Saints’. Instead, today I want to say Rest In Peace to Mark Priestley who lost his life. My heart goes out to his family and

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The years fly by while yodeling and eating yoghurt until we are yearning to be youthful again. ~ Wedding anniversaries are one of the fun things you get to celebrate after your wedding. Each anniversary has a traditional and modern gift interpretation. Anniversaries between the 15th-50th do not have traditional gifts associated with them (unless

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I was waiting until the professional photos were released before posting about the recent nuptials of Ellen DeGeneres and Geelong born and bred Portia De Rossi. Portia wore a pink ballgown style gown with a halterneck, while Ellen opted for pants and a flow-y shirt. Both wore designs of Zac Posen. The couple wed at

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Xylophones were used for that extra touch at the Xmas wedding of Xavier and Xanthe. ~ Extras – not really an ‘X’ but we’ve put them in for you to Xerox in case you need them! There are many ways you can give yourself a better sense of security on your wedding day if something

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There’s moments captured on a wedding day which draw you in and make you feel all glowy and blissful. Today’s Snapshot Sunday is from the wedding of Jonathan and Becca. I love the look of pure bliss on Becca’s face as she dances with her new husband.  The snapshot comes from US Photographer Ryan Phillips Photo

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Here Come The Newlyweds is a brand new show coming to Channel 9. They’re looking for recently married couples who know each other really well and want to test out their compatibility! You have the chance to win some big prizes! Click here for the application form!

Love is a temporary madness. It erupts like an earthquake and then subsides. And when it subsides you have to make a decision. You have to work out whether your roots have become so entwined together that it is inconceivable that you should ever part. Because this is what love is. Love is not breathlessness,

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  Whining wives are often found near the wine at a wedding while whistling for a water glass.   ~ Food and good wine are one of my favourite parts of planning a wedding. The drinks at your wedding can be dependent on the packages of your venue. Some may have a standard basic package

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Oh there’s been so much going on this month in the world of wedding photographers in Australia! Perth Wedding Photographers Anna Rose and Natasja Kremers have joined forces to become NK and Anna Rose and they have a beautiful new site to go with their new venture! The site has a gorgeous vintage feel with

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The team at Beauty and Lace were thrilled with all the entries for the competition on Polka Dot Bride to win a book pack. The winner, as judged by the Beauty & Lace team is Lyndall with comment #11! Lyndel wrote: “I would love Adam Sandler to sing ‘Grow Old With You’ (from The Wedding

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