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A soft feminine colour that looks charming with dark, blonde and especially dark red hair, use this gorgeous colour as a different take on pink.– Combine with coffee and cream and perhaps touches of soft bronze/brown– with soft dove grey, white and black– with pale to mid spring greens and soft yellow and white– with

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‘Succulent bouquet photo by NK PhotographyWith the dry weather, succulents are ‘today’s’ plant. Their fleshy leaves and lovely varied colours will enhance any table setting.Photo by One Love PhotoThe rosettes of Aeoniums are coloured a deep purple. Echeverias are small rosettes of grey ‘leaves’ sometimes with a dusty pink tinge in the cooler weather. Some

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Welcome back to the second part of Angie and Matt’s wedding! After the first kiss as newlyweds, the guests mingled with champagne and beautiful food on the grounds of Villa PemutihTables were individually named and were decorated with purple orchids to match Angie’s bouquet and coloured table runners.Guests watched the Bali sunset as paper lanterns,

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Today’s wedding took place in one of Australia’s favourite holiday destinations- Bali!The couple, Matt & Angie had a moment of love at first sight at the Glastonbury Festival. Matt has just moved to Australia and so soon after, Angie followed him.The couple reside in Sydney, Australia and decided Bali would act as not only a

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There are some fantastic free downloads out there for your wedding and I thought I would share my favourites with you today!The girls at Wedding Chicks do great down loadable templates, my latest favorite is their wine bottle table numbers. You can see all of their templates hereDIY Blog iDIY always has the best finds

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It’s the final week in our Top 3 By Design Win a Missoni Gift Pack competition!Here’s my Top 3 items from Top 3 this week! Eva Solo Smiley BowlEva Solo Smiley BowlEva Solo Smiley BowlFor more details on how to enter and win yourself a Missoni pack valued at $851, check out this entry

I recently reviewed the Sony DPF-D72 Digital Photo frame (see the entry here) The lovely people at Sony have given Polka Dot Bride two Digital Photo Frames to give away! Each frame has a RRP of $279.Holding up to 2,000 photos, you will be able to view all your wedding photos from start to finish

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Collette Dinnigan never fails to wow me when it comes to her bridal line. Her latest collection is spring inspired- featuring beautiful fabrics like French lace and royal silk satin.The new collection is full garden detail- from dragonflies to daisies. All the gowns have the classic Dinnigan elegance we all know and love. View more

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I know this might be a weird photo for those on the other side of the world where summer is shining. But the beautiful Autumn colours captured by Natasja Kremers Photography in this photo of Felicity and Andrew’s wedding (see more here) shone like gold to me.Photo by Natasja Kremers Photography

Gemma Clarke sent over some beautifully dramatic photos from a recent engagement shoot for Ronald and Coobe she did in Sydney’s Queen Victoria Building (A beautiful historic building home to some amazing Australian designer boutiques) .I love the beautiful windows and Coobe’s dramatic purple gown.See more from the shoot herePhotos by Gemma Clarke Photography

A mid range tone – bright, spicey and joyful! – combine with mid grey, soft grey and touches of black for elegance– white, white and more white, with the smallest touches of dark jewelled jade green, or turquoise or deep purple maroon– greens from jade, spring green, blue green, grey green, lime/fern green– brights –

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Gorgeous letterpress stationers Smock Paper have teamed up with the Amazon Conservation Association to bring together a new idea for your wedding favors.Starting at $US5 per couple, the bride and groom can make a tax deductible donation towards the Amazon Conservation Association. Smock Paper will provide you with cards letting your guests know of your

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I was lucky last week to visit Melbourne’s Canturi store and have a sneak peek at their upcoming bridal collection that they are launching in conjunction with their brand new store in New York.Canturi Regina CollectionThe new Regina collection features a high set central stone with pavé set diamonds. Grooves in the band, segment the

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Another reminder to Aussie bride and groom’s to be to get your entries in to the Top 3 By Design competition! The Missoni gift pack, put together by Top 3 is worth AU$851.00Eva Solo Smiley Bowl is a great place to setup your online gift registry. They offer online, phone and internet ordering, free gift

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Next weekend, Henri Josef is opening up it’s doors in a grand sample & seconds sale!There’s up to  to 75% off. With all items marked to clear, until sold.– Gorgeous bridal gowns from $350– Bridesmaids dresses from $75– Evening and formal gowns from $75Sizes 8-14, limited larger sizes available.The sale will be held from Thursday

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