BACK TO TOP

International

Anu and Joe We know here at Polka Dot Bride we’re Australian focused, but every now and then a wedding like this modern art gallery wedding, pops across the oceans from Atlanta, and it inspires me so much I think it deserves to be shared! Captured by Our Labor of Love by Heidi Gelhauser, the

Read the full article…

Ailsa & Duncan  Ailsa and Duncan’s sweet English wedding was in every sense of the word traditional- a ceremony in a church and a reception in the nearby church hall. But with their fun personalities, Ailsa and Duncan managed to turn the traditional into something whimsical- balloons, streamers and plenty of ice cream. Today’s beautiful

Read the full article…

Barbara and Wyatt Today’s wedding comes to us from an Australian photographer who flew to California to shoot Barbara and Wyatt’s wedding day. Barbara and Wyatt married in Sonoma and made everything they could to create the day they wanted. Barbara recalls how they met. “We met through a mutual friend, it was love at

Read the full article…

Erica & Sean Today’s wedding is so filled with joy. The bride, met the groom while traveling around Australia. Their love blossomed in the seaside suburb of Manly and they returned to California to marry in a casual, relaxed wedding with their nearest and dearest. Erica tells their story. “I (Erica) was traveling around Australia

Read the full article…

Johanna and Urban This beautiful, sweet Swedish wedding comes to us today from photographer Annevi Peterson who has captured such romance and intimacy in her photographs. Johanna tells the story of her and Urban’s love. “We met 15 years ago at a summer job. Urban was delivering newspapers Sunday mornings and he was to teach Johanna the route

Read the full article…

 Melina and Manuel In another life, I live in different countries, where there are cobblestone pathways, castles and beautiful buildings just right to hire for weddings. Australian Melina married her beloved Manuel in his homeland of Italy. With a backdrop of stunning scenery, landscapes and Italian beauty it’s a dream location for a special day.

Read the full article…

Jessica & Ari I am so glad to finally share this Upstate New York wedding that we’ve been trying to coordinate for some time, with you. Jessica recalls how she and Ari met. “We met when we were freshman at Cornell University. We lived down the hall from each other in the same dorm. We

Read the full article…

When Joanna told me her story of her wedding day, she made sure to mention the film. Shot by Ryan of McDuff Productions it captures the light hearted beauty of the day wonderfully.

Joanna and Nolan I’m pretty tunnel visioned when it comes to weddings on Polka Dot Bride – they have to be Australian or have a link to Australia. But then, I know our readers span much wider than just this little (big?) continent we call our own and I know that the USA is a

Read the full article…

Michelle & Steven The colours of today’s wedding were what drew me in- the Spanish inspiration, the vivid hues, it all led to a beautiful festive wedding celebration just right to kick us off for a week of wedding inspiration! The wedding comes to us all the way from Santa Barbara from the delightful Embrace

Read the full article…

Alex and Phillippe While the week has been filled with brides with bare shoulders and beautiful summer light, the reality is, it’s been a pretty darn cold week in Australia! So I thought, what better way to end a week of beautiful weddings than to feature one that happened in the dead of winter? So

Read the full article…

Whitney and Ryan Although I wear my love of Australian weddings on my sleeve, every now and then an international beauty drops onto my radar and I have to share. Not only because we have such a large percentage of international readers, but because confining inspiration to our own country is a little bit limited!

Read the full article…

Nicola and Dave This sweet New Zealand wedding held at Napier is such a delight- from the brides ea length ruffly dress to the fresh punches of yellow and beautiful bouquet. It’s laid back new Zealand at it’s finest! Of how they met, Nicola says “Dave and I met online when I first moved to

Read the full article…

Jacqueline and Ricky On the eve of St Patrick’s Day, I thought we’d take a little spin across the oceans and devour this incredible Irish wedding! The landscape and architecture are so beautifully Irish and a beautiful way to lead into one of the happiest cultural days of the year! Jacqueline recalls how she met

Read the full article…

Whitney and Rick A wedding with an Aussie and an American, planned in three weeks, a surprise, homemade, heartfelt, beautiful. These are only some of the words I could use to describe the wedding of Whitney and Rick, but their story? It tells oh so much more. Whitney tells the tale of how she and

Read the full article…