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I love showing off a beautiful wedding video after we’ve shown the photographs. It’s like the icing on the cake for a beautiful wedding. Lauren and Joshua’s friend Alex Ball of Infinite Possibilities shot their wedding day on film and the couple have allowed me to share it with you today!  

Lauren and Joshua I love to end off the week on Polka Dot Bride with something local, so when this lovely Australian wedding (Montville to be precise) popped into my inbox I knew it was the perfect way to end another week of gorgeous inspiration on Polka Dot Bride. Today’s wedding is such a delight

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Narelle and Darren’s Beachside Wedding Photo by Yoram Conradt Happy Friday Polka Dotties! Did you enjoy the week we had of wedding inspiration? I hope so because next week is equally as superb and this afternoon? We have quite the wedding coming up for you! Here’s a peek at what happened on the specialty blogs

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Adam and Sarah The morning of the wedding was absolute chaos! My Bridesmaids and I had to set up the entire ceremony. I was sick with a cold, nervous and running out of time to get everything done. If it wasn’t for my hairdresser Linda Weatherill (Arwon Hairdressing (ph: 0403 646 980)) and Lisa Katis

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Chocolate Sphere with message inside Everyone loves chocolate. Okay maybe not everyone but the great thing about chocolate is that there is someone close by who definitely wouldn’t mind your share. Chocolate as a wedding favor works beautifully and is the perfect after dinner treat. So what should you look for when choosing chocolate? It

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I have a fun little inspiration shoot today from a great group of wedding professionals in Townsville (see more on the Townsville Wedding Team website). They got together last month to stage a “Make Believe Wedding”. I think getting together with other vendors like this can be so much fun! It allows vendors to try

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One of our lovely readers has put the call out for a simple wedding gown appropriate for a beach wedding. There are so many beautiful gowns you can wear if you’re marrying on the sand – floaty fabrics can be tossed around by the sea air and simple sparkles can be caught by the sunlight.

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A great way to bring a group of girls together is with a bridal shower afternoon tea. These don’t have to be big productions … all you need is a venue and some willing participants. For one that we organised recently, we asked the girls to either make something for the bride, or to bake

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Who knew Jimmy Choo also did a men’s range? They debuted this month with a suave look on their website. The range includes shoes, boots and trainers and has that delicious design sense that Jimmy Choo infuses into their women’s collection. Plum suede, buckles, snake print leathers, burnished leather even glitter. A stylish addition to

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Sayuri and Luke There’s nothing like a casual wedding on the shores of Australia’s coast line. Batemans Bay on the NSW South Coast is a special part of the world and today’s wedding captures not only the beautiful landscape of the area, but the newlyweds embraced the relaxed vibe with their own relaxed wedding. There’s

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The Whitsundays are one of my favourite parts of Australia – the scenery, the crystal blue waters, the tropical nature – sigh! Today’s decadent destination is Paradise Bay. Honeymooners are welcomed to the island with chocolate dipped strawberries, Belgian chocolates and bubbles – you know you’re on the right track when after a long day

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I had a lovely discussion with friends the other night as to whether vintage was a trend – trends are something I find really hard to talk about on Polka Dot Bride, because I tend to focus on stories and the extra special touches couples put into their days. So is vintage a trend? I

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Marika and Jamie Marika and Jamie married in one of my favourite parts of the world with a wedding so full of colour, so full of life that I know you will fall in love with it as much as I did. Photos today are by the late Jonno Howell. Jonno, in his tragically short

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Sandy and Ben Oh Sydney you do do classic elegance so well – I love the timeless beauty of today’s wedding. Sandy and Ben, our newlyweds took advantage of their classic style and added in a  few sentimental touches to pull together into a beautiful wedding day just right for their own personal style. The

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Image courtesy of The Ultimate Wedding Planning Party As an experienced event planner and publicist, specialising in planning media events for unique food products and associated businesses within the lifestyle and luxury sector, 2011 threw me a curveball, when I announced my engagement! Suddenly it was going to be about me. To be honest, I

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