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(Apologies to those that saw this yesterday!) It’s time for YOU, my lovely Polka Dot Bride readers to vote for your favourite board. The three boards with the most votes will be given to Henry Roth who will decide the winner! Voting closes 15th of May 2009 at 6pm Australian EST.The board order was selected

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I’m back with the final post on today’s wedding of Sommer and Justin captured by Brett & Julie Birdsong of Birdsong Photography! Earlier in the wedding, Sommer and Justin had a first look and took some gorgeous photos around the grounds of  Dresser Mansion. As the sun set, the couple made their vows.The couple played

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Welcome to part two of Sommer and Justin’s Tulsa wedding!After getting ready in Dresser Mansion and having their first look, the couple took advantage of the beautiful backdrops the mansion provided and took some happy snaps with Birdsong Photography. Meanwhile, guests gathered for a welcome party.A quick bustle before heading outside (love the way Justin

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Todays couple met during their medical internship and fell in love over late night hospital shifts!Sommer and Justin held their wedding in a beautiful mansion (Dresser Mansion) built in 1919. The couple dressed, took photos and celebrated in the mansion and took advantage of the beautiful architecture and design. There are so many lovely photos

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This photo by Smash Photography looks like it could be straight out of the 1950s. What a stylish bride!Photo courtesy of Smash Photography

Your chance to win one of five copies of wedding planning software Marziplanner shuts tomorrow!The competition is open worldwide (meaning everyone in the US, UK and even New Zealand has a chance to enter!) and each program is valued at AU$120!Click here for more details and how to enter!

Photographer of beautiful weddings Elizabeth Messina launched Kiss The Groom on Valentine’s Day. The blog is filled with short love stories of weddings, couples, babies and lovely photography to accompany it. The perfect site to lift your spirits, make you go gooey inside and make you sigh over the romantic and beautiful stories. I especially

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They shall grow not old, As we that are left grow old, Age shall not weary them, Nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun, And in the morning We will remember them.Laurence Binyon (1869-1943), For the Fallen (1914),

Fern fronds are often not the first thing that springs to mind when you are considering the flowers for your wedding day.But ferns with their sculptural qualities can add a different touch to your floral arrangements and even your cake. On the tables consider a found item of a fallen branch with moss or lichen

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Polka Dot Bride reader Heather made my day recently when she sent me photos of her polka dot house warming invitations.This design could be easily modified for a fabulous wedding invitation so I asked Heather if i could share them here. Heather is a graphic designer who designs invitations on the side! Thank you for

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Do you want your bridesmaids in a Grecian inspired number? Would you like to support an Australian family business with your bridesmaids frocks? Are you bored at work? Are you tired of your bridesmaids being upset after trying to afford that dress you had your eye on? Are you a bridesmaid struggling to afford the

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Today’s beautiful wedding of Caitlin and Richard is a simple and elegant celebration. The emotions captured and obvious love in the room is beautiful to me in this wedding. It was captured by Bliss Photography based on the Gold Coast. I love the simple wedding gown Caitlin wore (I can only assume it’s an heirloom

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I took a little break from our cocktails last week due to the short week. But this week I’m back again with something wonderful for the cold Australian weather!Chocolate Martini 1 1/2 shots Godiva® chocolate liqueur 1 1/2 shots creme de cacao 1/2 shot vodka 2 1/2 shots half-and-halfMix all ingredients in a shaker with

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There are a trillion ways to add colour to your wedding- but what about adding colour to your wedding day attire? Here’s 9 ways to get your attire to stand out.1. Coloured Shoes. A subtle pop of colour peeking out from your gown. Wear your favourite colour or choose one from your wedding colour palette.Photo

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Wednesday is the close date to win four bridesmaids gowns from the lovely Henry Roth- mentor on Australia’s Project Runway! Total prize value is $1500 and competition is open Australia wide! The winner will be able to choose colour and size for her bridesmaids! Email your inspiration board containing at least one photo of the

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