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We’re kicking off this Monday with an expert interview from a photographer I love- Karen Buckle is based in Queensland and takes the most beautiful light and bright images. There is a clean, dreaminess to her photography and she captures candids so elegantly! It’s a pleasure to have Karen join us today to share some

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Good morning Polka Dot Bridettes and groomettes, and vendorettes and already marriedettes (I spy with my little eye..) Did you have a lovely weekend?It’s time for our Monday morning ritual – pouring love on Ms Polka Dot’s Directory! I love when our polka dot teacup randomly selects a vendor each week! I get to rave

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Holly and JasonKristy of Ngg Studios sent over this sweet retro inspired engagement session she shot of Jason and Holly on the Gold Coast. I love the retro feel with Holly’s sweet yellow dress and the pastel tones of the buildings – they’re so old fashioned beachy without any hint of sand. It’s just Summer

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A soft dreamy colour, flattering to all and oh, so feminine!Combine with ivory and cream–       With watery greens and blues–       With pearl grey and ivory–       With raspberry red and ivory–       With Spring Green and white–       With Watermelon Pink and ivory–       With Lilac and deeper blue–       With Zesty Orange and ivory–       With ivory and touches of

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My typical weekday begins at 9:30am where I go through on average 12 inquiry emails from brides/grooms-to-be overnight. I check the clients wedding albums & print status on my supplier’s website I have ordered. Then I head to the post office to mail DVD folio packages for my clients.The bulk of my work is sorting and

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Dare I get Rebecca Price’s song in my head, but I *am* pretty glad it’s Friday!Photo by Steve and Alan from Amac and Wise for Nick and Trish’ s Wedding Good morning Polka Dot Bridettes! I’m so glad it’s Friday (though truth be told I hope I am sitting on a beach fairly soon!) It’s

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The joy and fun of rainbows has been on my mind lately (inspired by the recent influx of parties and celebrations). I love the idea of bringing that quirky fun into a wedding. By keeping the basic colour palette white and gold and adding rainbow accents (bridesmaids in beautifully toned gowns, a few rainbow garlands,

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Jessica and KevinIsn’t this engagement shoot of Jessica and Kevin completely dreamy? Yes my dreams consist of pretty balloons (never going to tire of them), of polka dot shirts, bow ties and beautiful blooms! Oh and red shoes, there are always red shoes!Photos this morning are by Sydney photographer Matthew Mead– I love his dreamy

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Elizabeth and GeoffreyWhen I’m asked how we select weddings, the best way I can describe it are weddings which take my breath away – it’s not always details, it’s the emotion between the couple, or the bride’s radiant face, because I want to inspire you to be true to yourself and create a celebration of

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A sweet and funny video today from Natalie and Luke at beautiful Hayman Island, part of the Whitsunday Islands, off the Queensland coast. Aqua blue waters, palm trees, sunny days – perfect for a honeymoon!Natalie tells us: ‘My husband and I got married on the eighth of January this year and honeymooned on the beautiful

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I have a lovely large wedding magazine roundup coming up soon but since I count this little offering as more of a book than a magazine, it definitely deserved a post of its own! I look forward to receiving my copy every year and delving through the pages – isn’t the cover of the 2011

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Rebekah and OdynA garden wedding is always so special – I think its the mix of Mother Nature with the celebration of love – the smiles, the hugs and the delicious food all against the green and blue backdrop. Today’s couple Rebekah and Odyn held a relaxed wedding in the gardens of a beautiful homestead

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“Amy and AndyThis morning’s wedding feels like I’ve stepped into a mystical wonderland- well to be exact, it feels like I’ve stepped into the set of Alice In Wonderland.Amy recalls how she and Andy met. “We went to high school together although we never talked! We didn’t get together until 5 years later, and our

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Nick and TrishThis will be a little long because I’m a lawyer and sometimes overly verbose … I also can’t quite express how much I loved our wedding. I  was so happy to be marrying Nick, and I really wanted our celebration to do that justice. I spent so long planning it all I actually tried to prepare myself for

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