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Katie and Stephen’s Vivid Harbourside Wedding Photo by SugarLove WeddingsIt’s the Australia day long weekend and I felt the need to do something a *little* Australian today as the country relaxes in the sunshine. While I adore Australian weddings for all kinds of reasons (read more about them here) if you need an extra kick

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Chris and CyndieI am a French expatriate living in Australia. My Australian fiancé proposed in June 2012 during a safari trip in Tanzania, after nearly 6 years together.We had a beautiful “French style” engagement party in September 2012 in Brisbane, Australia. I spent several months organising the event. Because we’ve decided that our wedding would

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Wedding Proposal vinyl wall art decal from EtsySo, let’s start at the beginning.It was two and half years into my relationship with Amber and I was feeling the natural push towards permanency; or more succinctly, the urge to let her make an honest man out of me. Valentine’s Day approached and passed, but I tricked

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I’ve been lucky enough to have long conversations and get to know the lovely Alicia of styling, planning and hire business Form Over Function in Sydney while I’ve been building Polka Dot Bride. I’m always fascinated by what Alicia comes up with and always intrigued as to what she has her up her sleeve for

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Happy Monday Dotties! We’re taking it a little easier around the offices today with the Australia Day public holiday, but we’re still posting regular content, we just might be basking in the smoke of BBQs and a bowl of pavlova!With regularity in full swing, let’s take a look at our Directory. We have beautiful, talented

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1. Paper garland ‘chandelier’ from fotografie   2. Silver and white dragonfly chandelier from DragonOnTheFly  3. Butterfly chandelier from BellesNurseryDecor   4. Chandelier/mobile from LittleBoPress   5. Star mobile from DragonOnTheFly   6. Paper chandelier from PerpetualMotionDecor

Oh the humble thong (or flip flop but that’s just plain un-Australian). It makes it’s appearance on the feet of kids and adults, in parks, on the beach, at the tennis and even at more formal events like weddings! Today’s post is all about Australia Day and the celebration of this revered piece of rubber.

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Emma & RuanIt’s Australia Day, and the sun is hopefully shining, the sausages are ready, the lamb is on the BBQ and there are plenty of pavlovas being covered with cream. So what better day to share an engagement shoot that is so beautifully Australian to me. Luisa Brimble captured this simple yet meaningful engagement

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We shared Mary and Dave’s wedding film earlier today, so I’m thrilled to share their absolutely gorgeous wedding. This lovely couple exchanged vows on a friend’s farm before heading to the raw, urban space of Lightspace to dance the night away with their guests.Mary and Dave kick off their story with how they met. “We

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We have such a gorgeous wedding coming up for you this afternoon- a fantastic mix of eclectic fun with modern, urban backdrops! But first up, a peek of what’s to come with Mary and Dave’s wedding film captured by cinematographer Alex Ball!

Brisbane bar The Laneway has christened their first Valentine’s Day cocktail “The Passion Flute”. Devised by bar owners Ben Sandford & Chris Martinez. Inspired by love and romance, the cocktail creators at The Laneway have devised a cocktail that is, as they say “subtly sweet, completely charming, just a little bit sexy and carries a

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It’s time for Desperately Seeking January!Bride #1 is looking for a great, intimate hens night idea for Sydney. The bride in question loves her food, wine and cheese and would suit a private dining kind of hen’s night with beautiful food and a beautiful atmosphere. Do you have any ideas for this bride to be?Bride

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At Bree and Brendan’s Intimate Queensland Wedding groom Brendan chose a smart  Paul Barry charcoal suit to wear to the relaxed but elegant nuptials.  Photos by Marina Locke Photography .

There is something quite poetic about a honeymoon. Whether you’re waved away by your guests as you leave on your wedding night, or if your departure is somewhat belated due to life or circumstance, there is a certain romance that walks hand in hand when one goes on their honeymoon.And why not!? It’s the celebration

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