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I have been on a short dress kick lately – it’s true, but with the warmer months approaching (or if you’re in the Northern Hemisphere, tights are a fantastic option) I can’t help but wish to give my skin some sunshine!Which is why it’s rather wonderful that the ever gorgeous Meg, famous for her button

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Groom, Mark looked a handsome figure  at his wedding to Chelsea (see the full event on Polka Dot Bride here and here) in a black Ermenegildo Zegna suit, silver grey striped tie and Aquila shoes. His groomsmen wore black suits from Suits On Q with black stripe ties. Photo by Renee Brazel

Good morning dear readers! I am SO excited about the goodness we have coming up for you this week! A wedding from the other side of the world and one from rural Australia- could it get any better?Firstly though, as is Monday morning tradition, it’s time to showcase a vendor from Ms Polka Dot’s Directory!

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I love this photo of Michael and his groomsmen while they wait in the church for Stella to arrive (see more here). Photographer Milena of I Love Wednesdays who took the shot, told me “I think it is possibly my favourite photo from that wedding, well… one of many favourites. Stella & Michael are both

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Angela and PaulI thought ending off Saturday with a glowy, sunshine filled Sydney engagement shoot was just the ticket! Shot by Welsch Photography, this is the engagement session of Angela and Paul. Angela and Paul had their photos taken in Callan Park, Rozelle, Sydney.Photos by Welsch Photography

‘Leo and ElenaNothing beats a dose of Paris on a Saturday morning! This shoot of Elena and Leo was taken before their London engagement shoot I featured a few weeks ago. (Yes they traveled around Europe just as their photographer did!). Full of Parisian character and the smooth elegance Paris offers!Trish from Tea Lily Photography

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A delicious fresh green perfect all year round, but especially in spring and summer.Combine with black and white, or–       With vintage apricot, soft apricot and magnolia white–       With lilac, spring green and touches of dark indigo–       With pinks of all hues – from blush to hot pink–       With coral orange and cream–       With spring green,

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It’s a busy day in the Polka Dot Bride world and with an action packed weekend ahead, I thought there was no better time to do a roundup than this morning!Don’t forget you can get your free tickets to the Queensland Brides expo by clicking this link,  the pass gives you access to the entire

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Lauren & MatthewToday’s gorgeously glam Maleny wedding is the wedding of Lauren and Matthew. Not only have I fallen in love with today’s celebration through the stylish moments,but Lauren also included polka dots in her DIY items! Win-win don’t you think? Lauren and Matt met through work! Lauren says, “Matt and I met in February

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It seems to be the week for amazing creative shoots by Australians and there are a few more that I am very excited to share! This morning we’re visiting Bush Bank in Kiama for a photo shoot with John Benavente and stylist She Designs. I love the fresh white arrangements next to the rustic Australian

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Mandy and GarryA gorgeous country style Western Australian wedding for you this afternoon!Our newlyweds Mandy and Garry met playing mixed netball and they set a beautiful vibe for their wedding day. “The rustic/ vintage /country atmosphere we created was perfectly suited to us  – both being from the country originally. It was a really fun

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I was delighted when this gem of a shoot landed from Tilopa and Jemma at Bride + Groom store in Perth. The girls put it together to show off their new hire range and styling service, but I think it’s the perfect inspiration for a Wednesday morning on Polka Dot Bride!The girls used candelabras (bronze

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To me a honeymoon is a relaxing holiday, a love-bubble of happiness where you refer to your other half as ‘Husband’ for the first time and hotel staff call you Mrs.When we discovered Taveuni Island Resort in Fiji, awarded one of the Top 100 Places To Visit Before You Die, we knew it was perfect

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It occurred to me recently that there are things that I love to look at, websites that I’ve saved and things that I’ve cut out just because I love them. I never share them because I see so many people talking about them I figure, “Well everyone knows about that!” and then I post something

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The Plantation and The Little White Wedding Company’s Luxury Wedding SoireeAs one of the first special guest writers for Polka Dot Bride, I felt a lot of pressure on this post. So much so, it got the best of me at times and this is now horribly, horribly late. I’ll portion some of the blame

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