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1. Ivory silk handkerchiefs from Aristocrafts   2. Sterling silver keepsake box with gold and moonstone on lid from erga   3. 14k gold diamond hammered stack rings from ScarlettJewelry   4. Cream Australian merino wool and silk shrug from juliaheartfelt   5. Faceted ruby set in 22k vermeil bezel from PiecesByEmily   6. Set of

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Jo and JonThese beautiful engagement portraits from Still Love Photography have such a warm and cozy feeling to them. To rugging up in the last of the winter cold, to the golden sunlight that bathes the couple in beautiful light.Jo tells their story. “Jon and I met when I was 12 and he was 16

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I do love doing a venue profile and showcasing a beautiful venue for your wedding celebration. Todays has the most incredible view. I think I first fell for that clifftop location years ago when I saw the most beautiful wedding in a magazine. The bride wore the most vividly blue wedding gown and it all

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Well what do you know, it’s Desperately Seeking September time! The day of the month when the polka dot community comes together to help our lovely couples find that hard to locate put your finger on it vendor, product, location or service! Bride #1 is  based in Sydney and getting married in March next year and

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 Photo from Erin & Graham’s Autumn Wedding In The Forest! Photography by Hynesite PhotographyIt’s been a lovely week at Polka Dot Bride, the weather is warming up, we’ve started work on new projects, had plenty of new ideas. Perhaps Spring is not such a bad place to be for a fresh start and new beginnings!This Week

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Going the custom made route for his wedding day (Katie and Josh’s Handmade Queensland Wedding) groom Josh chose a black custom tailored suit from BMV Bespoke Tailors. with shoes from Vein. A black skinny tie finished the look.Photos by Matt and Katie Photographers 

I love the way Spring hits us with the sudden change in warmer weather and  the flower buds slowly opening. It’s like we’re assaulted from the dark depths of grey into a world of colour.Today’s inspiration board plays homage to new beginnings.  An abundance of flowers, a floral wonderland starting with the bride’s floral printed

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I love to photograph destination weddings. Sure the inspiration that comes from travel reflects in my photography, but I love having the time that comes with destination wedding commissions, to fit into the community of friends and family that have come together to make a couple’s wedding the perfect celebration. This makes for such natural, spontaneous and

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Image by Stewart Ross via Emma and Alex’s Rustic Rainy Brisbane WeddingI woke up this winter morning to a rainbow, sunshine and fresh wet lawn, and the thought struck me – why more brides don’t choose winter as their choice of wedding season?I know I know… there is a risk it might rain!!! However as

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Ryan and I had been together for about four and a half years when he proposed in the middle of Central Park, New York in February earlier this year. It was a beautiful setting down by one of the lakes, with the magnificent New York skyline in the background. Followed by a beautiful dinner in

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Your bouquet handle is an easily overlooked detail of a wedding. Add a personalised touch with this couldn’t-be-easier craft.You will need: craft clay (make it the air-dry type so you don’t even need to switch on the oven) rolling pin small round biscuit cutter, approx 5cm (or if you’re not a baker, anything round will

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Jarred (of Rachel and Jarred’s Sydney Picnic Wedding) recalls “The whole day was amazing, it was fun and full of love and I could not have hoped for a better day. The one memory that will stay with me forever is seeing my beautiful bride for the first time in the dress that she had

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Selina and LennyThe stories from Selina and Lenny’s wedding (which was submitted by the lovely Rose of Rose Zurzolo Couture) evoke thoughts of country wedding celebrations. Selina and Lenny married in the Echuca, Moama region and celebrated their day with an intimate celebration at a local winery.A snippet from their marriage ceremony tells their story.

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Rickard and JohannaOnce upon a time… there was a Swedish girl and boy named Johanna and Rickard who were on vacation in Paris. The year was 2010 and they where in Paris to celebrate New Year’s Eve together. What Johanna did not know was that Rickard had planned this trip for a long time.It wasn’t

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