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Today’s engagement shoot of Tiffany and Paul took place at Snoqualmie Falls, Washington. These are taken just below the Salish Lodge, which, if you are a Twin Peaks fan, was the setting of the television series! Photos today are by Mastin Studios Happy weekend! Photos by Mastin Studios

Jesse and Paul I have the best way to end  a working week for you today! A gorgeous, intimate, love filled wedding celebration! As soon as Trish from Tea Lily Photography sent me this wedding I had to ask her for more information. So I’m thrilled that Jesse and Paul took the time to share

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We’ve come to the end of another week and I have a lot of little things to tell you about, so I thought it was time for another Wedding News Roundup! Rose and Ruby are having a closing down sale (are you as sad as I am? Good luck to the Rose & Ruby girls

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Yolanda and Ben organised a tea party for their guests while they had their photos taken. Yolanda and her mother made table cloths in vintage inspired fabrics and scoured second hand stores and op shops for vintage cake platters.  Yolanda’s mother made plenty of cakes and slices for guests to enjoy with freshly brewed tea.

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Yolanda and Ben Finally! We’ve seen their engagement pictures, had a sneak peek at their DIY projects and today, I can finally share with you the wedding photos of Yolanda and Ben! Living in Western Australian, Yolanda and Ben were friends for almost four years through mutual friendship groups before finally deciding the time was

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Vanessa emailed us looking for a lovely little secret garden location around the Southern Highlands of New South Wales. So I put together a list of ten great locations that fit Vanessa’s brief (with a few closer to the South Coast too), having no luck on her barn hunt with a French provincial feel, Vanessa

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It is always a pleasure to have Carolyn of Paloma’s Nest joining us on Polka Dot Bride! To celebrate Valentines Day and the launch of the brand new Paloma’s Nest website, Carolyn is giving one lucky Polka Dot Bride reader a Golden Dove Ring Bearer Bowl™ with customised text valued at $US54.00. The brand new

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Sydney designer Luom Ousby popped up on my radar a few months ago with her label Luomo and I’m delighted to share her work with you today. Luomo trained in New Zealand before heading to Australia’s golden shores in 1997 where she worked for Studibaker and Smith & Miles before starting her label Luomo in

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Double fashion feature today! Today I feel honoured to bring you some exclusive shots of Henry Roth’s new Affordable Couture collection which he launched last week in Sydney in a runway show model Alexandra Agoston-O’Connor. While the runway photos show the gowns beautifully, Henry gave us these studio shots exclusively so you could see them

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Red heart Macarons from Williams Sonoma, Photo by EyeSpy Photography via Snippet & Ink, Photo by Stacey Kane, card from  dazeychic on Etsy, Bouquet from Brides, cake from Martha Stewart, red drink from Elizabeth Anne Designs. My favourite way to spend Valentine’s Day is a picnic overlooking the water. I love the sun beaming down,

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There are no props used in today’s photos. No balloons, no frames, no flowers and no frames. The photographs have no fancy treatments, there are no fun poses or amazing colours. I fell in love with today’s engagement shoot because it is purely about the love of Christine and James. The looks, the laughter and

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One of my favourite blogs for beautiful imagery and poignant words is that of photographer Elizabeth Messina , Kiss The Groom. Elizabeth shared some of her favourite images with me to mark the one year anniversary of Kiss The Groom (February 14th!) and I thought they were too enchanting to not share today. Happy Birthday

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A cool clear metallic that can be bright and shiny or dull and textured. – Combine with reds of all hues and white – With blues of all hues, sand or pearly grey and white – With purples, lilacs, mauves, gardenia white with or without pearl grey – With saffron yellow and mid grey and

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This entry is a little late, but full of peach inspired covers, a last nod to Summer perhaps? Cosmopolitan Bride Autumn 2010 Lovable Bits: – “Swept Away” Fashion feature on page 58 – “Diary of A Bride- Jessica Fontaine” on page 72 – Catherine and Iain’s wedding (vintage glamour, modern elegance) and bridesmaids on page

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We have two great competitions still running! Firstly you can enter to win one set of 50 double sided printed invitations worth $350 from Alannah Rose Stationery here. This competition closes on the 19th of February! Up until March 2nd, you can take the  2010 Polka Dot Bride Survey (which for everyone who has already

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