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Priscilla and StevenToday’s wedding of Priscilla and Steven is absolutely gorgeous. The couple worked around an early 10.30am ceremony by having two receptions so guests could celebrate all day long. I love the city backdrops in amongst their celebration.Priscilla tells their story. “We met eight years ago when my family moved into the area. We’d

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Hen’s parties used to be synonymous with tacky veils, feather boas and L-plates, but there’s a new, more sophisticated trend of celebrating your last days of singledom, with a relaxing girls weekend away. Bellingen, on the Coffs Coast (halfway between Sydney and Brisbane) is a scenic and peaceful town with some of the best B

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1. Night owl Papergoods – A stationery company devoted to creating handmade letterpress cards and eco-chic wooden goodies. Based in Alabama USA we used this wonderful company for unique invites printed on wood. They use sustainable wood only – so it’s all eco friendly… just the way we like it!2. Melina at I love Wednesdays –

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Apricot is a young, happy font that can be used for a fun more casual type of invitation suite. It would be sweet used to herald a coming wedding that has a picnic atmosphere set amongst lavender fields or the blossoms of an apple orchard with large  hampers of delicious local produce, local wines, honeys

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Image from Safdie Architects via archdailyImposing, majestic and just plain tall, the Marina Bay Sands complex is everything you could ask for in a highrise hotel. Built in 2010 and designed by Safdie Architects it dominates the skyline of this beautiful city. For me and my family, it was the first stop on a trip

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Rachel and JarredRachel and Jarred had such a fun picnic wedding in Sydney and I loved the relaxed, whimsical feel they made sure their wedding had. I especially love the feeling of everyone sitting on blankets, celebrating the marriage and eating delicious food! What a way to spend a day.Rachel explains how they met “Jarred

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The beautiful collection from Australian designers Grace Loves Lace takes inspiration from the Bohemian era. Drawing on the “free spirit”, the collections echo the designs of yesteryear, using vintage inspired laces and free flowing shapes and structure. There are tiers of free flowing lace, off the shoulder detailing, flutter sleeves and mesh overlays. Each echoing

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 1. Crochet shrug from asuhan   2. Wool and silk felted bolero from softadditions  3. Ecru floral shrug from mucar  4. Lace shrug from estylissimo   5. Knitted mohair shrug from crochetbutterfly   6. Mohair shrug from KnitAndWedding

Happy Monday Dotties! I am ready to get back into another week of lovely wedding inspiration today (and a wee bit excited as Mr Polka’s ship is coming back to shore today and he’ll be home after a long time away for work!)Monday morning means a spotlight on our fantastic members of Ms Polka Dot’s

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If there is one thing I love, it’s coming across interesting and unique businesses. I think today’s business – Australian tipi hire company Tipikata, certainly fits the bill so it’s a joy to welcome Lina and Hayley, the owners of the business to Polka Dot Wisdom!Why teepees? Would you tell us how you became involved

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When I stumbled across this hidden gem I could hardly believe it. Custom made shirts with scotch or fine coffee? Why did nobody come up with this idea sooner?Located on Sussex Lane in Sydney’s CBD,  The Shirt Bar is one way to turn shirt shopping into nothing less than a luxurious experience. From the 400

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Peter and JessicaWe chose to get married on the 31st of March 2012. It was the last day of daylight savings, so we had more light in afternoon and a sleep in the next day! We love the Autumn weather and were very lucky with a perfect day of 29 degrees! My wedding dress was

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This is such a fresh and gorgeous theme inspired by these gorgeous Vera Wang Lavender shoes! You can use any tone of pink or orange from the most intense to the softest (think corals and blush pink) for this combination.Drinks image by Duke Khodaverdin via Style Me Pretty / Pink & Orange Metallic Balloons image

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Photo by Marcus Bell of Studio Impressions

Melanie & JordanI love the feeling of today’s shoot, it’s dreamy, romantic and so very sweet. Taking place in the Barossa Valley it’s shot by Life In Still Photography with flowers by  Poppies Flowers and paper treats by Jo from Misiu.Melanie tells the story of her and Jordan, and of why they chose the elements

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