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Andrew and DesireeAndrew proposed after we were together for about 1.5 years. We did talk about growing old together etc but nothing concrete was ever discussed and I was under the impression that it would not happen for quite some time. A few months before the proposal, we traveled to Africa and everyone was convinced

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Happy Monday Dotties! I had a lovely weekend, attending a lovely engagement party for a very special friend! This week is a busy one but I think we’re well and truly in the groove! Now right before I go and make myself a pot of hazelnut coffee, I want to kick off the week with

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Rebecca Higgins of Sydney wedding venue Sydney Polo Club joins us on Polka Dot Wisdom today after a fresh shift in management and a fresh start at this rustic style Sydney venue! It’s a pleasure to have Rebecca here with us today to share her insights on the Sydney venue!Please introduce yourself to us.In my

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1. Flower sash from WearableArtz  2. White and ivory pearl alencon lace sash from TheRedMagnolia  3. White lace flower rhinestone sash from luxebridalcouture  4. Rhinestone white floral sash from UntamedPetals  5. Sash with beaded lace from TheRedMagnolia  6. Rhinestone and lace flower sash from LeFlowers

In March last year, we ran a fun giveaway with Nerida McMurray Photography and Oscar & Ruby to give away two fantastic styled engagement shoots. Today we’re sharing the runner up shoot of Jasmine and Patrick that has a vintage glamour feel to it!The couple chose The Commons Bar & Restaurant and Paddington Reservoir Gardens for

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The 2013 collection from bridal accessory designer Tessa Kim is beautifully decadent in detail. From creamy soft organza roses, to metallic beaded fascinators. The collection has everything I love about vintage millinery with modern touches to really make them shine. Plus, we all know that you give me a swiss dot veil (Tessa’s is available

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I love it when a couple gives a nod to their rich past! Andrew and his groomsmen paid homage to his Scottish heritage with traditional Scottish attire at Megan and Andrew’s Stradbroke Island Destination Wedding.Megan explains, “Although we are both beach lovers it was very important to us that Andrew’s ancestry and Scottish background was

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It’s Polka Dot Sneak peek time and today we’re talking bridesmaids! What are your bridesmaids wearing? Are they wearing a short dress? A long dress? Or perhaps a funky pants suit? Share your links and show us!

A special twist on the classic Bloody Mary today- the Australian Mary from Brisbane’s The Emporium Hotel Cocktail Bar! The Emporium Hotel (located at 1000 Ann Street Fortitude Valley, Brisbane) is always a winner for cocktails and I love the idea of serving this classic with a twist cocktail at a beautiful brunch wedding.Ingredients:– 60

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Here at Cake Face we’ve had a very busy wedding season and these are some of our favourite cakes. We are seeing a trend towards bigger, more bold styles with brides incorporating textures, colour and our new tuille designs. We’ve also seen the continuing trend of lustre, metallics and our Scrunch roses.Ms Gingham says: Plenty of diverse

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Inspired Words – Katie Photo by Louisa BaileyI think what I love about this image (and this week), is that it’s been all about the little touches. This small, delicate embellishment stands out not only because of its beauty  but also in part for the attention to detail. And this week feels like just like that! Ticking off

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