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Photo by Ruby Yeo  from Our Perth Picnic WeddingHappy Friday Dotties! What are you up to this weekend? Any wedding related tasks at hand? Weddings to go to? Marriages to start?This Week On Polka Dot Weddings Polka Dot Weddings is the blog where real brides write about their weddings and share their experiences. Inspiration abounds

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I’ve been digging through the archives to populate the Ask Ms Polka Dot columns and I am consistently interested in the stories of our readers and how their weddings turned out! Sit back for another Ask Ms Polka Dot!Hi Ms Polka Dot, I’m a very non-artistic bride who’se struggling with getting up a concept that

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I’m always excited when I get to do an interview on Polka Dot Wisdom, but today’s excitement is because today’s guest? She’s the headline speaker on September 11, 2012 in Sydney, for a little shindig we like to call Project Innovate! An educational for wedding professionals, I started Project Innovate with Girl Friday Weddings in

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When Laura and Brenton held their Rustic Queensland Wedding, Tim and his groomsmen used Asos to outfit themselves. From the suits, to the waistcoast to the shoes, the popular UK website had the guys looking dapper!Photos by Feather + Stone Photography

Annie and Ash“Towards the end of 2008 I met Ash through a mutual friend of ours Ben Cotton. During this time Ash was working for Defence at the RAAF Base in Newcastle. I had recently moved to Newcastle. There’s not a whole lot to do in Newcastle – it’s very much a place where you

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I don’t know about you but I can’t get enough of chalkboards. It adds a laidback vibe and element of interactive fun to any celebration, be it rustic or more contemporary like this one.Best of all, it’s a foolproof and cheap DIY.For these projects I used: Empty wine bottle (washed and dried) Kraft board tags

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Photo By Merge PhotographyMost newly engaged couples are unfamiliar with wedding photography, and pretty much all couples will at some point wonder: Why do those photographers charge so much?You’ve probably heard it before, photography is one area of your wedding that you don’t want to skimp on, because you’ll have those pictures forever. You spend

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Phil and LisaI sometimes still can’t believe we’re married!! Phil and I were friends for 3 years prior to the stars aligning and realising our undying love for each other! We met in Banff, Canada, two Aussies doing the ski season,partying, snow boarding, partying! I went on to the UK and Phil returned home. It

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Groom Justin (see Georgie and Justin’s Relaxed Country Wedding) share’s his favourite memory on the blog today! He says “I would have to say my most memorable moment was seeing my beautiful bride come down the drive on the front of a bicycle ridden by her father. Georgie loves to have fun and all the

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Sally & GarnettI honestly have the most delightful backyard Brisbane wedding for you today. It just has this utter sweetness to it that is beautiful to watch as the story unfolds.Sally tells their story. “Garnett and I had actually been friends for almost 9 years before we started dating.  We both met in first year

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Ashlie & ChrisAshlie & Chris celebrated their wedding on Rainbow Beach with such a pretty vintage infusion. Buttons featured throughout the day from Ashlie’s wedding bouquet to the wedding cake and added a little piece of whimsy charm.Ashlie tells their story. “We met at the Magic Millions race day in 2009, spent the day together,

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The classic and much loved tulip has a very interesting history. Most of us think of Tulips as originating from the Netherlands however, it has been discovered that the first bulbs were likely to have been from countries across a narrow band from Northern China down to Southern Europe. Stephanie OsmondTurkey has a long history of

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Megan & AndrewDestination weddings can be so much fun when they’re close to home and show off the patriotic beauty of Australia! Megan and Andrew headed to North Stradbroke island for their wedding extravaganza and invited their guests from Australia and Scott to join them!Megan tells their story. “Andrew and I met through work, a

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Melinda and ShaunThere is something about Autumn weddings with their beautiful colours that gets me every time. Add that to a beautiful winery setting which is so beautiful in Autumn and you have a beautiful day!Melinda and Shaun explain how they met. “We met 7 years ago at a music gig that Shaun was playing

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Jessica & JoelI love the colourful, festive nature of today’s rustic wedding! The couple DIY’d their own decor, collecting vintage crystal glassware, making decorations and making the space their own, turning it into a beautiful wedding day.The couple held their wedding day at Kenilworth Homestead in the heart of the Mary Valley in the Sunshine

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