Signe and TrevorWe’re all about America today with two posts radically different from each other and radically awesome photo shoots all the way from the U S of A! First up is this steam punk style love shoot by Lindsay Docherty Photography It’s so much fun and Signe (a jewellery designer at Signe Rose Designs
The art of paper folding- origami can be nothing short of spectacular. While fiddly, the end result can be magical. I love to see paper birds floating in the breeze, paper cranes hanging en mass from blank white walls and paper buds filling bouquets. What a beautiful way to use something so everyday in a
How much to serve or to drink: These are the questions?You’re at a wedding or indeed a party, and the drinks are being trayed through the room at an exciting pace. There are two questions that arise: As an organiser, how much do I need to provide or allow for so that I can forecast
It’s been such a long time since we did our last desperately seeking post that I thought it would be the perfect third new column to introduce to Polka Dot Weddings. Our last Brides Seeking (as it was formerly known!) had so much response that I wanted to bring it back and here we are!
Photo from Shae and Mark’s Wedding by Lens To Life Photography See that photo up there? That’s Shae! She won our wedding dress giveaway last year and just got married. Gosh she looked beautiful and it’s so exciting to see a prize winner’s wedding on the site! You can read more about it on Polka
Today’s inspired memory comes from the lovely Brodie who married Elise in a romantic garden ceremony The couple met before the ceremony with Elise walking out of the homestead, to see her future husband.Brodie’s favourite memory of the day? He says “The most memorable moment was seeing Elise arrive at the top of the steps.
Alison and DamienFluffy dresses, white bouquets and a backdrop of stunning architecture? Welcome to Alison and Damien’s urban Brisbane wedding! What a beautiful celebration Alison and Damien had!Alison explains how they met. “We met through a brother and sister who were mutual friends at a ball on Riverfire Night. We had been at the same
We found this stunning, old stone chapel while driving home from shooting a wedding in Tamworth in November. It is at Gostwyck, about half an hour from Armidale on the New England tablelands. According to the tourist information it was built by a family who settled in the area in the 19th century and has
Shae & MarkI am so excited today to share the wedding of our “Win Your Dream Wedding Dress” competition we ran in 2010 with designer Henry Roth! Shae, our winner had the most divine wedding and I am thrilled today to show off her photographs and wedding story!“We met during high school, as we had
Spell out your love with this cute glittered letter garland. It would make a cute addition to your engagement party or wedding decor or as a fun prop for an e-shoot or photo booth.You will need: Free printable letters from Akimbo White card Glitter Mod Podge Silver twine Paintbrush Hole punch Scissors 1. Download and
Libby & ScottToday’s wedding is simply stunning. It’s not through grand floral arrangements, or incredible decor. It is instead through faces, heartfelt moments, emotion and grace. Sometimes, we need a wedding like today’s to ground us. Put our feet on the ground and get to the core of what it really is all about.Libby tells
I did fall a little more in love with the beauty of Western Australian when I told the story of Emma and Andy’s Relaxed Western Australian Wedding. So I knew today I wanted to share Andy’s stylish, yet relaxed look.Andy wore a grey suit with black skinny tie from David Jones, The look encapsulated the
After my “Ten Secret Gardens In The Southern Highlands” post, I’ve had numerous requests for a Victoria special! From country estates, to country gardens, here’s a run down of some of my favourite Victorian garden wedding venues.Summerfields Country HouseSummerfields Country House is located on the Mornington Peninsula and has a gorgeous Cape Cod style to
Anna’s altar decoration included white flowering dogwood and white tulipsThe best way to have the best flowers is to use what is best in season! Every week something comes along that is at its very peak and is just meant to be there. With importing now, some varieties such as peonies can be obtained for
Letitia and JossLetitia and Joss styled there wedding around a beautiful song ” Home” by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros. Not only was the song chosen for their first dance, but the meaning of the words wove themselves throughout the day. If that’s not enough to make you settle in as we tell their