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We just love when a couple casts tradition aside and makes the day one that is unique to them. Jaci has these words of wisdom to share from her Backyard Garden Wedding to Ben:“Don’t feel bound by convention – make your wedding day the day that YOU want.”Photography by  Bek Grace Photography

Here we present a few pretties to tempt you to embellish your stationery. Floreart reminds me of snowflakes and their delicate designs would add just the right touch to a stationery suite that doesn’t cry out for over the top decoration.Floreart is available from My Fonts.

A fun styled shoot today with Savannah and Tom – a couple who married in a quick and casual ceremony in Melbourne’s CBD, and were spotted by photographer Samara Clifford who not only took some photos for their wedding day spontaneously, but also worked with the couple as models for this fun retro garden party

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Arabella GownRachel Gilbert has always been a firm Polka Dot Bride favourite,  with clean, modern silhouettes and plenty of sparkle and the brand new Spring Summer 2013 collection doesn’t disappoint. Since starting her label in 2001, Rachel Gilbert has not only dressed some of the world’s hottest celebrities, but also provided the most beautiful formal

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Terry and JasminTerry and I are high school sweethearts and have been dating since we were 15 years old – we share love of travelling, friends and our puppy, Madden. True to our love for travel, (34 countries and counting) Terry stylishly proposed in Central Park, New York –My favourite city in September 2009. Although

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1. Rustic handmade nest from cottonbirddesigns  2. Porcelain heart bowl from DarriellesClayArt  3. Burlap pillow with nest from cottonbirddesigns  4. Handmade dish from DarriellesClayArt  5. Jute twine heart from AlisaMayde  6. Nest with moss and paper roses from VVDesignsShop

Phew! I hope there is a little more Winter sunshine this week! I for one am planning to light my little desk candle all week long and keep the coffee flowing. How do you keep yourself warm in Winter?Monday morning tradition at Polka Dot Bride is to shine a spotlight bright on a randomly chosen

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 I never tire of seeing beautifully crafted jewellery. If someone is wearing a beautifully designed piece, my eye is drawn instantly to it, and I just have to enquire further! Ben’s family owned the famous Kozminsky – a Melbourne icon. Now Ben has branched out  with his own online jewellery business Ben Albrecht Jewellery  and

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Loan & KwaIt’s no secret I love a vineyard for photographs, or you know, for anything really, so I was immediately smitten with the gorgeous engagement photos of Loan & Kwa from Styl in Images.Loan tells how they met. “Kwa and I first met back in 2001; it was during Mass at Church where we

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Photo by Adrienne Gunde via RuffledAt the end of a very grey week, I need something bright and cheerful to inject a bit of life and fun into our little world and what better than sunflowers to remind us of warmer sunny days to come? (And I’m a winter lover, what’s going on here!)I love

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Chris and AudreyAlthough Chris and I are both born and bred in Sydney, we decided to ask our photographer, Daniel K Cheung of Sutoritera, to accompany us back to where Chris proposed: the gorgeous homestead property of Poachers Pantry, a smokehouse cafe in Hall (which is a lovely spot just outside Canberra).  It was the first

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Bonnie & Luke’s Vintage Style Queensland Wedding Image by David & Leah Moore PhotographyI went to a cheese party on the weekend. That’s right – cheese. The fabulous hostess decided that dinner was dull and served instead platters of amazing cheese of all types and shapes, with the centrepiece being 1kg of Heston Blumenthal’s cheese fondue recipe. Dessert was,

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At their romantic Hunter Valley Winery Wedding, Jannah and Mark celebrated the summer weather with a colour-palette of grey, navy and yellow. Groom Mark looked decidedly handsome in his suit from Ermenegildo Zegna (custom-made in Hong Kong no less!) and ties and tie bars from Hugo Boss.To complete the look, Mark wore fab shoes by Lloyd BroguesPhotography

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