Polka Dot Bride reader Allison has her heart set on the Maggie Sottero Rasharna wedding gown in pink, but she’s already planned her whole wedding around green and wasn’t sure if the pink and green would work. She loves the green Two Birds Bridesmaid gown in green so I put the two together in her
I always love it when readers take the time to send their weddings in to Polka Dot Bride! Today’s wedding was sent in by bride Jodie. Jodie and Tim weren’t interested in a big wedding, they wanted something casual and low key that reflected their personalities.Jodie and Tim used an autumnal colour palette to reflect
The sweetest groom to be emailed me a little while ago searching for a secret garden style venue. While we found a few possibilities he also asked for garden wedding decorating ideas. A garden doesn’t need much decoration- the greens of the plants and colourful blossoms are often enough But there are a few special
Gabrielle, of A Summer Picnic Wedding posted her engagement invitations and I thought the idea was so nifty and creative I asked if I could share them on Polka Dot Bride.Gabrielle and her fiance Jarrod, printed each image onto 100mmx100mm 200gsm semi-gloss paper. They then placed the cards into a white envelope for their guests
After a busy time of voting, it is now time to unveil the three entries with the most votes in our Rock Your Frock With Henry Roth – Win Henri Josef Bridesmaid Gowns competition. These entries will now go to Henry Roth himself who will judge the winner!Thank you to all of the entrants- your
I adore this photo of Alicia and Alex (see more here) at their wedding last month captured by Justine Rugers of Xsight Photography. But what I really want to know is if Alex is wearing his kilt the traditional way! Photo by Justine Rugers of Xsight Photography.
The lovely Laura of Nelle Handbags sent me a sneak peek of her upcoming holiday line to be released in June of this year.Using fresh colours, Nelle has expanded from her gorgeous clutches and the new Nelle range includes jewelry, belts and hair accessories.This sweet flower belts would add a lovely feature to a bridesmaid
I scouted out Etsy for some stylish and sweet cake stands to use on your wedding day.I love these custom cake stands by Etsy seller Vessels & Wares. They come with your names and wedding day on them and in your choice of aqua, cobalt blue, sage green and white.For the cake, something feminine with
Ever so patient Polka Dot Bride reader Jodi is planning a a very relaxed wedding on Queensland’s north coast. A horticulturist, Jodi loves daisies and all things natural but isn’t into anything too girly! A subtle colour scheme of latte, yellow and cream dominates but as Jodi isn’t into anything too “matchy matchy”, the addition
The countdown is on and the votes are close! Voting for the Rock Your Frock With Henry Roth competition shuts tomorrow, Friday 15th of May at 6pm Australian EST. The entries with the top three votes will go through to the final round where Henry Roth picks a winner! Vote now!
The third and final part of Issy and Grant’s Perth seaside celebration! The couple held their reception at the same place as their ceremony, The Cottesloe Civic Centre. The outdoor cocktail reception the couple had was decorated by beautiful paper lanterns, flowers and plenty of candlelight. There were plenty of seating areas set up for
Welcome to the second part of the frangipani, sunshine filled wedding of Issy and Grant! After the couple were congratulated by their guess, they headed down to the beach for some beautiful portraits.Photos today were captured by Angela Higgins PhotographyIssy’s bridesmaids wore navy frocks with silver sandals. They carried bouquets of orange roses and pink
Issy & GrantToday’s wedding is full of sunshine, frangipanis (plumerias) beautiful details and Australian sunshine! Today’s wedding is the wedding of Issy and Grant, sent to Polka Dot Bride by Angela Higgins Photography.The couple held their ceremony, pre dinner drinks and reception at the Cottesloe Civic Centre and the event was coordinated by Comestibles. Issy’s
So many of us just love our coffee – from our morning cuppa to our pick me up in the afternoon or our weekend cup with our friends. Not only does it come in its many guises of cappuccino, latte or short black for instance, but it can be flavoured with chocolate syrup for a
A little note to tell you of three magazines out this week (updated as it’s May not April!)Cosmopolitan Bride has released their real wedding special with pages and pages of real weddings.Vogue Australia has their annual wedding special as part of this month’s issue.Also check out the new Madison for an article on blogging including