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I loved sharing Melissa and Marc’s wedding with you earlier today and I’m even more thrilled to share their gorgeous wedding movie with you from One Day In Mind. I love how the movie moves from anticipation, emotion to just a great celebration!

Melissa and MarcWhenever I start to write up a wedding, I always read it like a book. I open the photos, I read the stories, the memories the moments and let it come together. Today’s wedding was so powerful to read and then I saw the photos – there was intense emotion. Laughter, tears and

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Zoe and ChrisWeddings by the seaside are almost always infused with a special kind of ease. A casual romance that is coloured with the scent of the salt water and the warmth of the sand. Zoe and Chris married in a relaxed ceremony on the New South Wales Central Coast and the beauty of their

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Image via Not Just a HoneymoonDiann Valentine, host of the WeTV show “I Do Over” speaks at many elite wedding professional conferences, some in the most exclusive resorts in the world, and at a recent gathering of inspired wedding experts, Diann was quoted as saying (and I’m paraphrasing here!) “I ask for everything I can,

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Beautiful example of a modern day Ketubah by Jerise via EtsyPrenuptial Agreements or Financial Agreements, as they are more commonly termed in Australia, are often a taboo subject rarely discussed in relationships. Prenups are often associated in a negative light with celebrities and the ‘well-off’, with the stigma of protecting rich old men from young

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For the bride that is wanting a classic look to her wedding day, the Legends by Romona Keveza collection is nothing short of pure, classic elegance. The diffusion line of designer Romona Keveza embodies the grace and elegance of style icons such as Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn. The classic shapes and silhouettes are designed

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Tick tick, is that the sound of another Monday morning? Why I believe it is – I can hardly believe we have hit February already and yet here we are! The month of love!So let’s start our week of with a fantastical, talented vendor, a spotlight on a member of Ms Polka Dot’s DirectoryOut Directory

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Ania and RussArt galleries are such wonderful places don’t you think? So many stories to be told and so much beauty on the walls. Today’s couple Ania and Russ celebrated their engagement with a set of photographs together at Carriageworks and the photos  are a mix of the beautiful raw, distressed walls and stunning art

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Chocolate ombre cake by  Ballantyne Hotel photo by The Schultzes via Elizabeth Anne DesignsI’m not one for trends, but ever now and then something really catches my eye. I really, really love ombre and the beauty it can bring to a colour palette- instead of bright red and it’s bold contrast against white, the graduated shades

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Photo by Justin Hill of Dekuji Photography from A Winter Evening In Melbourne Phew! I feel like I’m getting into my groove against this week. how about you? Are you still enjoying Summer (or winter, snow snow snow!) or are you wishing you were back on lazy long holidays? Around the blogs this week –Pascale

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Image via Jemma KiddWhen I opened Jemma Kidd’s Backstage Kit I felt a bit like Mary Poppins reaching into her (makeup) bag. Containing an eye and lip primer, four colour correctors, a crème highlighter, two shades of blush, a bronzer, finishing powder, four lip glosses, eleven (count them… eleven) eye shadows, a wet/dry shadow and

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Dear Bridesmaids,Your dresses are gorgeous. You look beautiful!  So put your heads up and smile, as you come down the aisle. We all want to see your faces…That’s it. That’s much better. Now the photographer can see your face. And so can we.Now slow down, don’t rush down the aisle. We aren’t in a hurry. No,

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With Polka Dot Bride being all about everything Australian, I want to celebrate Australia Day today with a look at why I love Australian weddings so much! The team and I are taking the day off (as is the Australian way after all!) to spend with our families, but I’ll be back tomorrow again!I love

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Happy new year! I’m kicking things off with something for those of who are planning to have a photo booth at your wedding.Simply download the sign artwork, take it to your local copy shop and have them print it out (it’s A3 size but you can ask them to shrink or blow up to suit

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