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I am so thrilled today to bring you the first of the step by step makeup tutorials from our Modern Bridesmaid Inspiration With Greenery shoot. We worked with an amazing group of vendors to bring to life bridesmaid inspiration that combined all of our favourite loves. Cooler weather calls for deep, beautiful tones and we

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Today we’re back again with the makeup looks from our Beachside Valentines Day Inspiration shoot (catch the first one Relaxed Romantic Wedding Makeup Tutorial). Today we’re sharing a chic natural smokey eye wedding makeup tutorial fit for a bride who wants something a little more than the classic bridal makeup style. I love this look

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We love a dreamy romantic hairstyle here at Polka Dot Bride and next up in our tutorial series is this romantic bun bridal up-do. After creating Ella’s gorgeous natural romantic makeup look, this softly crafted bun is the finishing touch to her look, and is beautiful for a relaxed wedding, or a fresh take on

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  I am so excited to share with you this relaxed and romantic makeup look from our Beachside Valentines Day Inspiration shoot. Real bride Kathleen (along with her fiance Nick) modeled for us and it was so fun to treat them to a bit of pampering and luscious feast! Today we’ve worked with hair &

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The second hair tutorial in our natural bride series (catch the first one here) is all about the modern ponytail. I love how chic this hairstyle can look, working with an elaborate gown or even more a simple style. Gone are the days when pony tails were reserved for school girls with bows and ribbons.

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One of the requests we get the most is how to style a beautiful natural bridal makeup style and continuing with our natural bridal style shoot (see our Luminous Waves Tutorial), we teamed up with some of our favourite Polka Dot vendors to pull together today’s look. We decided on natural beauty for this collection

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We love a natural bride makeup style here and  I am so excited for today’s post which bring together Polka Dot vendors to create gorgeous tutorials you can use on your wedding day, or for your own special occasion. Today we’re starting right at the beginning with a gorgeous luminous waves tutorial. This look is

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Our final look in our red lip wedding makeup inspiration series with the gorgeous Esther of The Sisters At Engadine Florist is my favourite one on her – it’s all about fresh and natural! This look created by the team of photographer Amy Nelson Blain, makeup artist Megan Vaughan of Makeup By Megan, hair stylist

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 We’re back with the next installment in our red lip makeup series and the lovely Esther of The Sisters At Engadine Florist. Today, the  look is all about classic makeup with a classic red lip- beautiful, elegant and versatile to almost every style of wedding. This look is simply stunning and a classic red lipstick

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Meet the gorgeous Esther, you may know her from her regular job as one of The Sisters At Engadine Florist. She’s playing model for us for the next few weeks as we roll out a brand new series on Polka Dot Bride, one that has been in my head for SO long and finally put

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