Friday Roundup

by | Blog News, Bride


Happy Friday dear readers! I am dying to have cocktails with a wonderful friend tonight, it’s long overdue and there is nothing like a face to face chat with the special people in your life. Then we’re heading to see a lot of our family as they’ve flown in to celebration some special milestones. I can’t wait! What are your plans?

First up…around the Polka Dot Specialty blogs this week..

Want some style inspiration? Check out Gerard’s look on Polka Dot Groom

I shared Matt and Katie’s Photographer Spoof video from the AIPP Hair Of The Dog Conference on Polka Dot Wisdom

Ava Madison shared the secrets behind opening a brand new store also on Polka Dot Wisdom

How does one describe this wedding? Fun, romantic and “Very Jen and Tony!” Check it out on Polka Dot Weddings

I hopped over to the glorious Ayana Resort and Spa on Polka Dot Honeymoons

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To celebrate the opening of their Prahran, Melbourne store, dress designer Ava Madison is holding a grand opening celebration on the 3rd of March. Click the invitation above for all the details! There’ll be plenty of champagne and sweet treats and specials for those of your purchasing your bridesmaid (or party!) gowns on the night! If you’re in the industry and want to mingle or a bride who is looking for a beautiful dress for yourself or your maids, this is the event to go to!

Sydney and UK Bridal Couture label Sarah Janks is holding a viewing at The Establishment of her gowns with 10% off all sales on the 26th and 27th of February. Download your invitation by right clicking on this link.

Decorative Events are holding an event open day to show off their talents from 9am-4pm on Saturday, 26th of February at their Sydney showroom (located at 5-7 Bourke Rd Alexandria).

They’ll have 10 stylists available on the day to discuss all the couples decor requirements, along with a few key preferred suppliers – their florist, photographer and stationary supplier. Product bookings will also receive a 10% discount for attending the showcase. There will be champagne and the chance to have a one hour styling appointment all to yourself (just call and book!)

To RSVP, email them with their details at or phone 02 8399 2299 to register.

Peeptoe Shoes is holding their first ever Melbourne Warehouse Sale- the perfect chance to get a bargain pair of shoes for your or your bridesmaids (or jsut for fun!)  next weekend at the St Kilda Town Hall next weekend. They’re offering up to 75% off shoes, bags and accessories. Check out their Facebook page for more information.

The Langham Hotels across the world are running a competition to find the world’s most romantic proposal to celebrate the Royal Wedding of William and Kate. The winner will receive 1 million frequent flier miles and a two night stay in each of the eight luxurious Langham hotels across the world. Not only that, but signature afternoon tea experiences and airport transfers are all included and valued at US$40,000. Now that’s a trip I’d like to take! Check out the website to enter.

How was your week dear polka dotettes? Do share with me!



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