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Tangled Forest Mens Necktie – Screen Printed Microfiber Tie by Scatterbrain Ties by Mr Phipps Back in the days of the high school formal (that for me was nearly 20 years ago… Big ouch…) we would go to one of a few shops in the Hay St Mall and look at ties. “That one will

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We’re excited today to introduce to you Emily, who is Etsy’s Senior Merchandising Specialist, all the way from New York. She has a dream job where she gets to shop on Etsy all day, looking for the amazing products people craft and sell on the site. There are so many gorgeous things to buy for your

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1. Red rhinestone crystal necklace from bloomsnbrides  2. Swarovski crystal statement necklace from TheCrystalRose  3. Handmade vintage style necklace from BrassBoheme  4. Blue flower necklace from FiveLittleGems  5. Necklace made from vintage brooches from talulabelles  6. Vintage statement necklace from Objeks

Good morning Dotties! Did you have a lovely weekend? It’s been a busy one here at Polka Dot HQ- interstate trips, big events, even down to picking grapes! We’re quite relieved to be back at our desks this week for a breath!It’s tradition here at Polka Dot Bride to give a warm Monday hug to

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Anna and WillI admit I love today’s love story, but the landscape and the way it was captured by Fred and Hannah took my breath away. Isn’t it stunning? Anna and Will tell, “We wanted something relaxed and fun, that reflected our love of the beach and nature. The beach we ended up at, which

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I’ve always been inspired by the eclectic use of colours, patterns and prints from Australian designer Alannah Hill. Sometimes it’s like entering a kaleidoscope of colours and as you reveal the layers- pieces come to life. Incredible hair accessories, sweet coats, coloured cardis.I’m often peeking in store for gorgeous bridesmaid or bridal accessories- with my

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The Palace of Versailles from Natalie & Jonathon’s Honeymoon to Paris and ItalyEaster is heading our way fast, and it’s at this time that I start thinking – holiday! Of course, so does the rest of Australia, but there is something exciting about a 4 day weekend to get your mind clicking over. A jaunt

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I have just had a look at the wedding of Chelsea and Mark. It is amazing! I am especially interested in her veil and dress-how it floats as if it is light as a feather. I am organising my own veil very very soon and I was wondering if you could PLEASE tell me what

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Brisbane’s The Emporium Hotel Cocktail Bar shares this Cuba Libre Daiquiri today, something a little different with a definite kick! How did this drink originate? The thing for sure is that it was first sipped in Cuba and today’s version from one of Brisbane’s best bars with it’s lime and bitters adds an extra depth

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You’re engaged, and one of the first tasks on your to-do list is choosing your bridal party. This should be an easy straightforward decision, right? You have your girlfriends (or mates) that have been by your side through thick and thin. So then why is it that for so many people this becomes a complicated

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Paige and RobertWhen a stylist gets married, you know each aspect is carefully considered. Things have been seen so often before, that each tradition is looked at and analysed and the result is a wedding that is so reflective of the couple. SO beautiful in it’s details and a true feast for the eyes.Bride Paige

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Hello everyone! 🙂I would like to announce that our invitations are officially underway! YAY! On the outset, GP and I decided we’d try to DIY most of the stationery because, although we both loved the design of a professional invitation, we just couldn’t justify the expenditure. I set about designing the invitation, inserts and other

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You’re engaged! Congratulations – you now have 365 choices for your wedding date (or 366 if you’re lucky!).First steps in narrowing this field down… you need to discuss what type of wedding you have both imagined. The outcomes of this discussion will be a determining factor on when to hold your wedding. They could be

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Jonathon and NatalieFollowing our Dayboro wedding, we made our way to Paris and Italy for a 2-week Honeymoon during the end of November 2012. You’ll notice that our wedding was focused around a strict budget, we did this so we could afford an equally amazing honeymoon and start our life on a great footing. After

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