‘This isn’t a post about what to say in your speech. That’s entirely up to you. This is a post about HOW to make it through a speech if you’re crippled with fear or nerves. For some people, giving a speech is no big deal – a walk in the park even. For others, it’s
Good morning Polka Dot Bridettes! I am itching to get into a fresh new week! This week holds the beloved Australia Day and while my urge is to have a BBQ with silly hats and lamingtons, Mr Polka Dot wants to do something different (how unpatriotic!) any ideas?It’s Monday morning which means a spotlight on
Becki & DanielBecki and Daniel decided to do something different for their engagement shoot- with their love of Paris they incorporated facets of their lives (The Eiffel Tower sculpture was given to Becki by Daniel with the promise he would take her there one day) and their love of the wold world and European charm
Alice and AdamOh I adore today’s wedding – the golden wheat fields, the beautiful white blooms, the relaxed but oh, so elegant newlyweds. The fresh touches of green and little sentimental details make Alice and Adam’s wedding a really wonderful one to end the week on.After meeting at university and even sharing a share house
Michael and Ruby are friends of ours who wanted to have their meeting and engagement told as an animation. It was the first time anyone had approached us to do anything like this so it was a learning process for both of us!We started by getting them to write down their version of the story.
Photo by Lakshal Perera for Luke and Elesha’s Wedding Well it’s time for the first Friday Roundup of the year- which means there is a massive amount of news, sales, competitions and general goodness to get through today!Firstly though the Switchcities print sale ends TOMORROW- there are over 20 AMAZING prints (I’ve bought a few!) up
Kym & ScottIt’s not very often we jump over the pond, but this polka dot wedding in Palms Springs seemed like just the right fit for today! Scott and Kym planned an “Old Hollywood” style wedding and injected glamour into every part of their day while encapsulating the bright colour that surrounds Palms Springs.Scott tells
No Limit Pictures sent over the wedding video of Natalie and Ivan.. it was a definite tearjerker. There is something pretty sweet about the love between these two!natalie + ivan . a divine love! from No Limit Pictures on Vimeo.
Chronicle Books have released a brand new book and it’s quickly becoming one of my favourites for inspiring ideas! Handmade Weddings, written by Eunice Moyle and Sabrina Moyle of Hello Lucky and Shana Faust is the newest DIY book to hit the shelves and I was lucky enough to receive a review copy.What I loved
Shannon & PeterGood morning Wednesday! Do you remember that supremely cool competition Feather + Stone Photography ran last year for a wildly creative engagement shoot?Does this ring a bell?“He is Pete. She is Shan. Together we are Pete and Shan.Shan noticed him across the bar one night at a work function at the Hard Rock
When Ainslie married Rohan, she walked down the aisle to Sea Of Love – Cat Power (Photo by One Fine Day Photography)It’s been a long time since I’ve done a mixtape (my favourite mixtape service shut down!) but we’ve had so many requests lately, I thought it was time for another one! This a Polka
Luke and I met in 2007 at a friends 30th at The Eastern, Bondi. I was instantly attracted to his infectious smile and sense of humour (plus it did not hurt that he was easy on the eye). We exchanged numbers and after several weeks of messages and phone calls he took me on our
The girls at Bride + Groom store sent over this gorgeous shoot they did to show off their new bridal hairpiece collection for Summer 2011. Don’t the images just scream gorgeous garden wedding to you? I can almost smell the beautiful bouquet of peonies and hear the tinkling of glasses of Pimms and plates with
When a new designer comes onto my radar, my favourite thing is to dive into their website and pour over each design. I love to examine the way the fabric falls, the textures, the cuts and the inspiration. Sarah Janks has jsut launched her first Sydney collection and I love it!Sarah Janks hails from South