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Happy Monday Polka Dot Bride readers! I’m itching to get into a week full of wedding goodness- how about you? Let’s kick of what is sure to be a very wedding week with a glance at the wonderful vendors who fill the pages of Ms Polka Dot’s Directory I couldn’t be prouder of our Directory

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Mr Polka Dot, has an incessant fascination with how things work. So I think this “Gear ring” from Kinekt Design might be the perfect wedding ring for a guy like him. The gears in the ring actually move (as shown in the video below) and although wider than your average ring, I think there’s a

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Kate and Tim If you’re anything like me, you’re starting to feel the chill of the winter air. So today’s shoot of Kate and Tim from Skipping Stone Photography on Sydney’s Bronte Beach seems like just the right fit for a cold Saturday! Kate has quite the story to tell of her romance with Tim,

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I’m finally, after much research and cups of tea, launching the updated rustic Queensland wedding venue list! Queensland has a beautiful array of buildings available for hire- decidedly less like a barn (or as I like to proclaim for Australians- woolshed!) but more in keeping with the tropical Queensland climate. Kenilworth Historic Homestead Located in

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Happy Friday Polka Dot Bride readers! Did you have a lovely week? We had the most splendid time in the cosiness of our offices drinking hot chocolate, eating cinnamon toast and hiding from the rain! We also had a lovely lunch together and celebrated some beautiful news (and came up with plenty of ideas of

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Matt and Roberta Matt and I wanted our wedding to be a true reflection of our style as a couple, while also creating a fun, beautiful afternoon and evening for our guests, with less emphasis on ‘wedding tradition’ and more of our own ‘loves’ incorporated into the day.  Our wedding style was rustic, pretty, whimsical,

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Gosh, I love my job! It truly is a privilege to celebrate weddings as a marriage celebrant I really enjoy the journey that I take with couples as they work towards one of the most important days in their lives. There are some great perks to the job. I have visited some amazing venues, met

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Marrying on the warm sand with the waves crashing behind you? Here’s some suggestions for beach inspired gifts for your bridesmaids!   1. Palm Beach Collection Candle – Made in Sydney’s Palm Bach, these soy based candles come in the sweetest usable jars. They burn for 80 hours and leave the most beautiful, subtle scent

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Luke and Marina Luke and I actually met on the internet! RSVP to be exact! There was definitely something there the very first time we met at The Big Mouth in St Kilda. He looked like a bit of a bad boy, very deep spoken and nonchalant, but then took a call from his mum

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It’s Thursday which can only mean one thing: it’s craft time! These fabric rosette pins are a really versatile project: give them out to the bridal party, your parents, the ushers… or, if you’re really keen, you can give them to all of your guests like this couple did! You might like to play around

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To go with those funky shoes, you’ll need some funky socks.. Enter Swedish company Happy Socks. One of your grooms recently wore Happy Socks and I fell in love with the company (I’m a funky sock wearer and I’m always looking to add to my stock pile!). With endless colour combinations, fun prints and socks

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Lindsay and Tim Today’s wedding will have you wanting to celebrate – a sunshine filled celebration at a zoo! There’s pretty spring blooms, a gorgeous dress, a carousel and oh, there is love – that I made sure of! Lindsay and Tim’s Perth wedding is filled with love. Our bride today, Lindsay, explains how she

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My husband Ryan and I had been dreaming about a European adventure for years, but when it came to deciding where to go on our honeymoon, we chose a different destination. Such a big trip would require a lot of planning time, leave and money that is hard to come by while also planning a wedding. Instead we chose

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There’s only seven days to go before our Infinity Photography competition closes. You could win one of two photography packages valued at $4000 each or one of three runner up prizes valued at $500 each! Check this entry for details on how to enter and remember if you have no received an email confirmation of

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