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Bailie Photography sent over these gorgeous shots captured at the Sydney wedding of Aivee and Pete over a weekend. Alicia from Form Over Function was the event coordinator and stylist.While bright colours really make a photo pop, the soft tones of these arrangements completely blew me away. The combination of the soft mint green, textured

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I don’t know about you but after a mad week (chocolate, sugar, thinking Tuesday is Monday, thinking Thursday is Wednesday, and daylight saving ending) I just want to be still.I fell in love with this photo from Clare and Reuben’s wedding ( see more here, much, much better seen big!) by Natasja Kremers Photography. It

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The funky crew at Brisbane photography studio Feather + Stone sent over this recent shoot they did in Victoria’s Yarra Valley. I love the sense of style in the shoot- it’s certainly there, but there is no loss of fun! To me, I love it when the shoot has a sense of fun to it!Britt

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I think there is one photo where Kim isn’t smiling, in every other shot she has this smile that is so wide you just can’t help but smile along with her! The rich royal purple tones, the backdrop of graffiti and Kim’s over sized hair flower all add to that really funky vibe of the

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Kim and EricToday’s wedding is the perfect way to end this week. It is full of the most infectious smiles, a tremendous amount of funk and touch of glamour and a lot of quirkiness (the wedding was themed around buttons!) Kim and Eric married in Auckland, New Zealand.Photos today are by Deep Grey Wedding PhotographyEric

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The end of another week! We have a fantastic wedding coming up for you shortly, but I wanted to let you know a few things first!In our recent poll, having our “Vendor of The Week” introduced every Monday morning was your most preferred way to meet the members of Ms Polka Dot’s Directory! So we’re

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Even though we’re in between seasons, I wanted to do another coloured shoe roundup to show you some of the gorgeous designs on offer! Autumn is an ‘ordinary’ time to look for beautifully coloured shoes in Australia- everything is black, black black! (which is another unique but elegant take on a bridal shoe) If you’re

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I love these pretty English details! It’s quite a tradition isn’t it? Between Australians and the English- we banter about Cricket, we backpack on each other’s shores and we all love beer.Naomi arrived to the ceremony in a horse and carriage which transported the couple to the reception. Guests were transported in a vintage bus

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Naomi and RobinIt’s rare that we receive a lovely English wedding to feature on Polka Dot Bride, so I am excited about todays!Although Naomi and Robin are British and married in a England, they reside together in Australia from where they planned the wedding, so the wedding was filled with sweet Australian details! Naomi and

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I’m always searching for great ideas for a Hen’s Night/Pre Wedding Party/Bachelorette Party that is a little more tame than usual- it was something you’ve requested ideas on too! Here are some of my favourite ideas- what are you doing for your pre-wedding celebration?1. High TeaI think there is nothing better than an afternoon with

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Well the survey results are in, the votes have been tallied and we can finally share with you some of the results!Here are some of the fun facts we learnt about our respondents. – 96% of you are female – 4% of you are maleMost of you are aged between 25-27 but a fair bunch

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Have you brushed your teeth after all of that chocolate? Or are you still indulging?We’re taking the day off from technology! As this goes live on the blog Mr Polka Dot will be probably doing something with his car and I’ll be trying to get my creative juices flowing with some charcoal and paper! (If

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I love rainy day weddings, especially moments where Mother Nature holds off until the ceremony has just finished such as at the wedding of Sarah and Marty (see more here) captured by ST Photography. It’s like Mother Nature is sending a message.Photo by ST Photography

I saw the colours of this shoot and thought they looked like a water colour painting. A beautiful seaside engagement shoot celebrating Mala and Henri.I’m off to enjoy the Easter break  with my family, but I wanted to leave you with this lovely shoot by Ryan David Ahern.Photos by Ryan David Ahern.

A vibrant, rich green mixed with a touch of blue – the colour of deep tropical water, or the iridescence of a peacock feather.Combine with turquoise, white, sand, azure blue and marine blue– With ice blue and magnolia– With black and white– With greens – from spring to lime to bottle green with touches of

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