BACK TO TOP

I was a little blown away on Wednesday when I received a special little something in my inbox. After a month of waiting and a week of sneaky puzzle pieces, the Real Weddings team sent me a login to access their brand new website early Wednesday morning.The completed puzzle.Real Weddings is one of those magazines

Read the full article…

An intense hue – not quite pink yet not quite violet. For those who like a dramatic, eye popping scheme.Combine with ivory, deep purple and violet blue– With bright orange, hot pink, dark lime green and touches of egg yolk yellow– With pale grey, violet and white– With pewter grey, navy and ivory– With sage

Read the full article…

It’s been a day full of anticipation about the Real Weddings Magazine..and then this landed..from their “maternity ward”!“…The birth of our beautiful new baby is taking longer than we expected!We know there are lots of proud aunties and uncles-to-be in the waiting room, so we wanted to send you an update!Enjoy this sneak peek of

Read the full article…

Australian brand Peeptoe Shoes have recently launched their range of bridal shoes. With the signature sky high Peeptoe heels, the designs have fun names like “Mrs. Honeymoon”, “Mrs Bouquet” and “Mrs Kiss” and come in satins and leathers adorned with bows, crystals, piping and lace.I love the classic styles and think for a tottering bride-

Read the full article…

The final piece..the Real Weddings website launches today!

Welcome back to part two of Brooke and George’s beautiful wedding!After the photos, it was time to get married! Brooke and George were married at the Epiphany Parish of Seattle Church where George was baptised. The ceremony was performed by the pastor Brooke grew up with in  Olympia, Washington. The couple wanted both of their

Read the full article…

One more sleep until the new Real Weddings magazine website launches! Today another puzzle piece and certain little key landed n my inbox. I’m just a little excited!  “Just one more day to go… are you excited? We are! Here’s another piece of the puzzle… do you recognise this face? Soon you’ll be able to

Read the full article…

Brooke and GeorgeI am so thrilled to bring you today’s wedding, the beautiful plaid details had me from the word go! Today’s Seattle wedding is the wedding of Brooke and George.Brooke and George met through their friends from high school, Jeff and Michelle.  Everyone was home from college during the summer of 2005, and Michelle

Read the full article…

When I was younger, I would write out wedding themes in notebooks. I’d draw the table setup, choose the songs, write out pages of ideas to bring that special element to life. I don’t think it was ever about me, but rather a chance to get creative and dream.Martha Stewart Weddings just celebrated their 15th

Read the full article…

The (now daily) Real Weddings Magazine puzzle piece just landed…“Dear Ms Polka,Just 3 more pieces to go! And here is one of them… Do you recognise the bride? Soon you’ll be able to hear all about her beautiful wedding – first hand!Until tomorrow…”

Today’s designer is someone completely different to what I would normally showcase, but his design and concept is so interesting I wanted to share it with you!Timothy Godbold is an Australian designer who has returned to our shores after spending years working on American luxury brands.This is Timothy’s first capsule collection (reflecting the fluidity and

Read the full article…

Another two pieces from Real Weddings Magazine landed in my inbox today….“Greetings!Here are today’s puzzle pieces for you…Are you starting to put the picture together?”

I love this shot by The Image Is Found crew of Elle and Brenden on their wedding day (see more here). I wish everyone that kind of happiness on their wedding day.Photo by The Image Is Found

I love the fresh, beach side feel to these engagement shots! Plus the bright red bike won me over too! Today’s couple Amanda and Kurt were shot by Joe San Photo at Fire Island in New York.Have a lovely weekend! Photos by Joe San Photo

Think of bitter sweet dark chocolate. Just the thought is a treat!Combine with soft baby pink and magnolia white–       With spring green and coral–       With mid green and soft apricot–       With duck egg blue and pearl grey–       With Tiffany blue and blue green and white–       With bronze brown and coral and warm white–       With touches

Read the full article…