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Image courtesy of Milque PhotographyBeauty For The Wedding Day MorningSkinSo they say less is more and they are definitely right when it comes to preparing the skin on the day of an important occasion. Apply too many products onto your skin and your makeup will slide off quicker than you can say, ‘I do’. Having

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We should probably establish upfront that no matter how carefully you put contingency plans in place, how many hours you spend fretting and planning, or how many skilled experts you surround yourself with, something will go wrong. Probably a few things will go wrong. But you’re a super bride. You’re not going to let some

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There is something special about lying on the beach in a retro inspired swimsuit- the glamour, the sophistication, inspired visions of cocktails by the pool, lazing under a palm tree and feeling like a you’ve stepped out of a Hollywood movie (instead of the hideous fluorescent lights at a swimwear outlet). Bombshell Bay brings something

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Garden ceremonies have the lucky advantage of playing off the beauty of Mother Nature and rarely need decoration. You can, however, add a festive feel to your wedding ceremony with garden wedding decorations.Paper Lanterns1. Photo by  Birdsong Photography from Satchel & Harmony’s Wedding 2. Photo by Bella Grace Studios via Grey Likes Weddings 3.  Photo

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When Adrian and I met 7 years ago in Malaysia, a relationship was probably the last thing on our minds. Our first real conversation was him showing me photos of his exes on Friendster (ah the good old days …!). We were both studying and working in the same college and had numerous mutual friends.

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Anna, Santander SpainMy husband and I are wedding photographers based in Santiago, Chile. I’m an American expat there and we’ve used our home at The End of the World as a base for exploring the globe and photographing weddings all over – 3 different continents to date. And now we are coming to Australia! Not

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I have two favourite times of year when it comes to bridal fashion- April & October. Each year I eagerly stay glued to my computer screen and wish of New York (positive thinking moves mountains). Every season produces a beautiful array of new and inspiring gowns and the October New York Bridal market was no

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Two weeks to go and the stress has kicked in. My fiancé Sam and I have been making the most of every spare second to tick as much as we can off our ever growing wedding task list. Amongst collecting RSVPs, finalising our playlist and beginning the arduous task of seating charts, we took some

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Good morning Polka Dotties! We have an action packed week planned for Polka Dot Bride this week! I’m mighty excited because one of my favourite people in the entire world is in town today and I’m going to try and snaffle her for some drinks and chats tonight!Let’s kick off our exciting week with a

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With the launch of her new bridesmaid collection under her label Mrs Press and her ever growing passion for all things vintage, feminine and stylish, Clare Press has a soft spot in my heart! So I am delighted to have Clare join us today on Polka Dot Wisdom sharing the thoughts behind her very successful

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Sharon and AndreOh how I love today’s engagement session- the bright summer colours, the soft golden light and the very in love and happy couple! Yena of Sugarblush sent over this engagement shoot, which took place on the Gold Coast. Yena explains, “Sharon and Andre met in 2007 in Surabaya, Indonesia.They were introduced by Sharon’s

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After our last Polka Dot Bride mix-tape, I wanted to end the week with some romantic tunes to help ease you into the weekend. This time, I thought I’d tune into some of our featured bride’s first dance choices. From the romantic, to the happy, to the different- we’ve showcased it all! Here’s a little

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Ryan & Kim’s Winter Wedding Photo by Studio EclecticPhew what a week! We have been working really hard this week to improve the load time of the new site and make everything work smoothly while we prepare to transition to a new server. it’s been an interesting week full of new opportunities and exciting developments

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Photo by Viera Photographics from Shasta and Guard Stepping around her desk to lean authoritatively on the partition between us, my co-worker eyed me sternly. “I’m sorry Karen but your bridal photos will be deformed. Deformed. I’m sorry but I’m just telling you the truth. You cannot have uneven numbers.”So it was that I came

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