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Jessica and HugoWe’re traveling to the other side of the world today, California to be exact. To share the wedding of Jessica and Hugo with you! Jessica and Hugo met and fell in love at Stanford University, so that is where they headed back to hold their wedding! It’s intimate, heartfelt and completely personal. On

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It’s all glitz and glam today on Polka Dot Bride!Portobello Jewellery is giving away a $300 voucher to their online store!You could choose from headpieces, veils or jewellery. Particularly appealing is the Jewel Headband collection with the hand stitched jewels on soft silky ribbons. Or you could explore the Whimsical Collection which is much simpler

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June was a big month for bridal magazines! Here are four I picked up and my favourites for each:Real Weddings Winter 2010 Issue 17I’m going to admit I’m really thrilled to have my first ever column in this Real Weddings issue – the Real Weddings team asked me to write about how one might go

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There is a strength to the designs of Pronuptia Paris. The collection is full of bold lines and chic details. (See here the Roberto Toretto Collection.)Pronuptia Paris was founded in 1958 in France and created the “ready to wear” wedding gown. The designs remain classic with a little something special.Pronuptia Paris is available in Australia

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Good morning lovely readers! How is the weather in your part of the world? Are you freezing or toasty warm?It’s time for this week’s Vendor Of The Week! Each week we pick a member of Ms Polka Dot’s Directory and give you a little insight into the great businesses that support us! This week’s Vendor

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Photo by Napa Wedding Photographer, Tinywater Photography.

This sweet little engagement shoot (the engagement shoot of Emma and Nick) comes straight from Mike & Amy Photographers and was shot at an old train station in Glenreagh, just near Coffs Harbour on the NSW coast.The sweet shoot has a lovely old fashioned feel to it and is simple., relaxed and beautiful!Have a lovely

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Kate & MikeAn intimate wedding on the Hawkesbury River is a relaxed way to end the week I think. I love this wedding- from the very happy bride and groom, to the gorgeous food, styling and sunshine! Oh and wait until you see the cake!Kate and Mike loosely themed their wedding around birds, but there

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Haven’t we had a wonderful week full of inspired weddings? I’m running a little more than usual at the moment while I prepare all the behind the scenes work for the launch of our new site- I’m sure you’ll forgive me with all the pretty pictures and wonderful stories that have been shared! Lots of

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Mother Polka is back again today, on the subject of families, creating a family unit and working out all the emotions that go with it! We call this series of posts, by my wonderful mother (a veteran of marriage of over 35 years) “Mother Polka’s Musings“. You can read more of her musings here.When you

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Alyson and CraigThere is no place I would rather be this morning than having a picnic outside with Mr Polka. Apart from the obvious working day it is also no weather to leave the warmth of the heater, which is why I thought today’s shoot might help us drift away to summer days! It comes

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Stacey and JoeA wintery Melbourne celebration is on the cards this morning! I love the beautiful celebration of Stacey and Joe. It really has such Melbourne qualities- beautiful architecture, moody weather and of course a very in love couple!Photos this afternoon are by JD Digital Photography.Stacey and Joe met at their work Christmas party- they

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Sophie and NickGood morning Wednesday! Do you feel like a splendid wedding all the way from the Southern Highlands today? Yes? How about if I tell you it’s relaxed, quiet, simple  and completely beautiful?Sophie and Nick are our couple this morning! They married at Peppers Craigieburn, Bowral. Sophie says “Craigieburn  is a beautiful heritage hotel,

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Alice and AmanA completely different wedding for you this afternoon (and don’t I LOVE it!) This wedding is full of culture, full of glamour and gives me plenty of warm fuzzies. Plus this post is two weddings for one,  which to be honest, is the best kind of two-for-one deal I know!So let’s hit up

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Angela and NathanA short wedding feature this morning, but the bride and groom were so happy and it took place in Byron Bay (where the sun shines!) that I thought it was a nice little interlude into our day.Photographer Kirra Cheers captured today’s wedding and shared all the lovely details! “Both originally from Australia, Angela

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