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I am really loving the beautiful organic feel of these pieces by Australian jeweler Madeleine Brown. Madeleine’s been creating jewellery for the past seven years and is inspired by patterns in nature, unusual textures and mechanical movements. The ring above is supposed to represent tree branches or flowing streams of water. Based out of QLD,

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There’s a little over a month left to enter our Rock Your Frock competition with Henry Roth. Up for grabs are four bridesmaids gowns from Henri Josef with a total value of $1500! You’ll even get to pick your dresses out of over 20 different colours! (Including black, plum and my favourite, the above peridot)

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After Tara married Jason (see more here) when the last guest had left the dance floor and the the last glass of champagne had been drunk, she took a moment to look at their wedding photo slide show and the day that was. Photo by Pixel Magic

Lovely bloggers Kimberlee of Brown Button and Martha of The Nibs Blog have started a  email club called The Short Wedding Dress Club. By joining the club, you’ll receive a virtual postcard of a gorgeous short wedding dress every month (soon to be every fortnight in your inbox. Photo from British Cosmo Bride Magazine The

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Cathrin of Perth event planning company Cathrin D’Entremont Weddings is holding another wedding workshop on the 24th of March for Western Australian brides! Held at The East Fremantle Yacht Club, The Wedding Workshop gives you the best ideas from local vendors coupled with champagne, canapes a copy of The Brides Guide and planning folder and

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Some of the new Autumn/Winter offerings appearing in stores would make perfect choices for bridesmaids. Moss & Spy Jigsaw Thurley Lisa Ho There’s going to be many more beautiful posts on bridesmaids once the I pour over the photos from this week’s L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival!

The day after owner of StudioThisIs wedding Jeremy and his bride Hayley’s wedding, the couple and their photographers traipsed around Grand Manan Island in Canada for beautiful location shots. These don’t need many words, so I’ll let the photos do the talking! Thank you to Jeremy and Hayley and the team at StudioThisIs for allowing

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Hayley and Jeremy Today I’m sharing a very special wedding. When photographers get together something amazing happens and today’s wedding is the wedding of StudioThisIs owner Jeremy and Hayley. Held on Grand Manan Island in Canada, the couple married in a field overlooking the ocean. The reception was held at The Inn at Whale Cove

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Image from Guinness 17th March – St Patrick’s Day. All over Australia and indeed the world, Irish people and their friends will be celebrating the patron saint of Ireland. I’m taking a bit of a twist from the usual cocktail celebrations and focusing on the heavy, rich drink that is the essence of Ireland. I

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Sydney bride Cynthia emailed me looking for a Sydney venue. The couple are big fans of the movie Mamma Mia and love the reception setting- but they’re only planning on having a maximum of 50 guests. This has made venue hunting a challenge! Some of the venues listed below are able to set up private

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These shoes aren’t quite suede, but I love them anyway.They’re from Melissa and Maurice’s wedding (see more here) as shot by Gemma Clarke Photo by Gemma Clarke Photography

The lovely Camilla of UK wedding blog Bridal Express gave me the heads up about UK bridal designer Vicky Kidd-Gallichan relocating to Canberra. Vicky’s opened a Canberra boutique- Rockstars and Royalty Vicky Kidd-Gallichan as been designing bridal gowns in Britain for over 10 years and specialises in Victorian corsetry. There are stunning over the top

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A new little segment called Brides Seeking. I get so many lovely emails but some of them I just can’t find the answer to. I know Polka Dot Bride readers are savvy and resourceful so I thought I might ask you! If you know the answer to one of the brides seeking questions, just leave

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While the ultimate gift on many registry lists is the beloved Kitchen Aid or high thread count sheets, there are plenty of unique and fun things you could put on your list (or if you’re buying for a couple- buy!) that will really make for a wow factor! Some are a little weird, some are

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Fashion Targets Breast Cancer is on again this year  Some of the top names in Australian fashion have designed the most stunning gowns to auction to raise money for breast cancer research. (Check out the auctions here) Designers including Willow, Sass & Bide, Akira Isogawa, Collette Dinnigan, Ksubi and Easton Pearson have all designed beautiful

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