BACK TO TOP

Dan and I had a couple of ideas for our honeymoon – however when we saw an amazingly cheap flight deal for one of our preferred locations it made the decision for us. So off we went to Orlando, USA and headed for Walt Disney World (not to be confused with Disney Land in Florida)

Read the full article…

Jamie and BenDo you remember these two? Our show loving couple who we followed from engagement to wedding  (part one and two)? Well today I am beyond excited to bring you their first year anniversary photos- all the way from Paris! That’s right, Jaime and Ben flew to Paris!Jaime has this crazy (but very cool)

Read the full article…

Matt and I met at the movie theater. After our first date, I called a friend and told her he was the man I would marry. One morning, ten months later, I woke up and started finding little notes around the house with reasons why he loved me written on them. Note number 10 was

Read the full article…

How divine are these white chocolate centrepieces from Sisko Chocolate? They’re like intricate works of art!I love the pale blue with the creamy white of the chocolate- it’s simple yet eye catching and perfect for a Spring wedding- plus I can imagine these might help sustain guests on the dance floor (no chocolate sculptures were

Read the full article…

I have to admit I’ve been shopping up a storm on Urban Outfitters since they started shipping to Australia. They have some great bits & pieces that I haven’t been able to find anywhere else!I also love the accessories you can pick up for your wedding day! A little stylish touch perhaps?Urban Outfitters Urban Vintage

Read the full article…

One of the things I try to do on Polka Dot Bride is showcase very different designers- because what I love about you as readers is the different choices you make and how you make the right choice for you.Today we’re showcasing an Australian designer Fiorenza. With a long history in the bridal industry, Pina

Read the full article…

Good morning Polka Dots! It’s time for another week and another week full of beautiful wedding inspiration, ideas and wonderful Australian wedding goodness!Our Monday morning showcase is up first though- it’s time to show some love to Ms Polka Dot’s Directory! Our directory is a little over a year old and along with the help

Read the full article…

I love this photo of bride Belinda as she arrives at the wedding ceremony  (see more here). I wonder who she has seen that makes her so excited?Photo by Karen Buckle

Simone and SimonA funky engagement shoot for you this Saturday! From the super cool photographer Steven Elmer. Steven shared such bubbly words that (sorry Steven!) I had to share them all with you to describe the shoot!“I am so excited. Julian and I went out for an engagement shoot. It is a bit of a

Read the full article…

Crystal and JonJust a treat this morning- a shoot from the other side of the world (we love our stateside friends!) the engagement of Crystal and Jon!In the words of Jon, “The first time I met Crystal, I thought she was extremely cute and was intrigued. But what turned things for the much better was

Read the full article…

A beautifully feminine colour (cotton candy to our US friends), that becomes surprisingly sophisticated with the addition of more ‘grown-up’ colours from your palette.Combine with blush pink, black and white–       With ivory and touches of deepest navy blue–       With greens of all hues from lime through to olive green–       With pale silvery greys and touches

Read the full article…

Well I don’t know about you but I am excited to have made it through the week! It’s been such a productive one so tonight I am looking forward to a glass of wine and a bit of sleep! But first, here’s a quick roundup of what happened around the blogs and web this week!On

Read the full article…

I’ve been playing with creating a 3D animated fairytale book since I saw a fairytale book opening in Shrek 2 a couple of years ago. After going to so many weddings and receptions, I was getting very tired of seeing the same old photo montages stuck up like a glorified power point presentation – especially

Read the full article…

Thu and MarkA beautifully sweet Perth wedding for you today with lots of heartfelt touches and golden glowy light- the perfect mix!Thu and Mark have known each other almost all their lives! I love their story as told by Thu. “Its a bit of a soppy story – Mark and I went to the same

Read the full article…

If you love the look of hand-addressed envelopes but can’t squeeze the cost of professional calligraphy into your wedding budget, then this technique could be the answer for you.You will need: envelopes paint pen (Decocolour) Instructions:1. Select a suitable font to coordinate with the invitations. One with a handwriting or script style will work best for this technique.2. Print

Read the full article…