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Amanda and Brett Basking in the sunshine of Hamilton Island with today’s gorgeous wedding feels like the perfect treat! Amanda explains why the couple chose the picturesque spot for their wedding inviting only 50 of their family and friends. “After almost 9 years together, Brett & I decided on Hamilton Island in the beautiful Whitsundays. 

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Belinda and Dustin I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – there is nothing quite like a Melbourne wedding and todays? It’s got everything – style, icons and all without the stress, the anxiety- it’s just relaxed elegance at it’s best! Our newlyweds have a simple love story – they met at the

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This is a DIY sewing project to make a tea bag wallet, a perfect gift for a Kitchen Tea present. Materials Piece of fabric for the exterior, 21cm x 30cm Piece of fabric for the interior, 21cm x 30cm Fusible interfacing, 21cm x 30cm (optional) Fancy button or fabric covered button 22cm Ribbon or Lace

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This entry comes from a lovely reader suggestion – one of the senses that gets lost through online medium is smell. While I adore the look of bouquets, it never occurs to me that they need to smell good too – it just goes out of my head! So for our lovely reader’s request for

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Rebekah and Jacob A splendid little Canberra wedding for you this morning! Our newlyweds Rebekah and Jacob married  and took in the Canberra scenery and landmarks for the capital city wedding! Photos today are by Kate Luke Photography . Kate’s captured the ambiance of Rebekah and Jacob’s wedding and has used the most iconic backdrops

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As I stood over my backpack reviewing what I had decided to take on the 8 month honeymoon, I was not sure that I had made all the right choices. After a two year engagement we were now husband and wife. Our wedding in Sydney on NYE was wonderful, it was a perfect day filled

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Amanda and Andy A classic beauty of a wedding today- Amanda and Andy’s gorgeous Sydney wedding. If you’re in love with lacy, beautiful gowns, bouquets that look so good you can almost smell them and smiles as wide as the Sydney Harbour Bridge you’ll love today’s garden celebration. it’s classic Sydney really – a church

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In our ongoing wedding hair style inspiration posts (see our elegant down hairstyles here) today I thought I’d share a bit of inspiration for our short haired readers! From cropped short pixie styles, to modern bobs – here’s a snapshot of inspiration from Polka Dot Brides who have styled their short hair for their wedding

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Invitations are the first contact you have with your guests regarding your wedding. It will indicate to them the type and style of event, and although you need not spend a lot of money to make them look good, it is important to convey to your guests the courtesies of a host.  There is good

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For many couples, one of the most memorable moments of their wedding day is the processional. The bride’s first appearance of the day, the locking of eyes between her and her soon-to-be husband, the hushed exclamations of guests – so much going on during one small precious moment. Selecting the song that accompanies you as

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I’m so excited to see a new collection from Melbourne designers Jason Grech White. They’ve just released their “Hollywood Glam Chic Collection”. With inspiration drawn from Melbourne’s Autumn season, the collection features a nod to the season Melbournians love so much- with soft silk leaves, leaf embroidery detailing and Swarovski crystal accents. Designers Jason Grech

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Polka Dot Groom is one of our favourite specialty blogs because we get to take a look at another side of wedding planning. Each of our specialty titles are growing (we have Polka Dot Groom, Polka Dot Wisdom, Polka Dot Made, Polka Dot Weddings & Polka Dot Honeymoons) and our contributors? We’re thrilled to be

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Hip hip hooray it’s Monday! I’m actually pretty relieved this week, it was a quiet weekend packed with work (we’re putting the finishing touches on Project Innovate tomorrow night!) so lo and behold we are more than ready for the week to begin! If you’re in Sydney and would like to come to our first

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Cat and John Injecting some colour into our Saturdays with this gorgeous Atlanta engagement shoot from photographer Esther Ju Lee Photography. John tells the tale of how he met his bride to be. “We actually met through a mutual friend.  I went to go visit some friends up in Knoxville where she was currently working. 

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