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I am quite the fan of a navy suit, and a sharply cut one from David Jones, as sported by Groom Josh, is a total winner. This suit, along with a blush pink tie, suited Josh and Oriana’s Intimate Hinterland Wedding to a tea.Images from Jennifer Mendez Photography.

Polka Dot Sneak Peek is our monthly post where I get to be completely nosey and ask to see your wedding plans. As a wedding junkie, it’s always a highlight when someone close to me gets married and I get to devour their plans and ideas and today I’d love to hear more about yours!So

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It’s that time of year when wedding venues are the hot subject after deciding your style of wedding, your number of guests (which can be calculated before or after you know your venue capacity depending on your priorities) and of course location, it’s time for the fun part – venue inspections! SO kicking off a

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Looking for Something Blue wedding ideas for your big day? To keep this tradition alive, check out these great finds:1. Add a little something blue to your wedding by placing these ‘I Do’ shoe stickers under the arch of your wedding shoes. These stickers make a great photo prop and a great gift for the

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What’s a nicer way of directing your guests to the designated gift table without a sign screaming ‘Gifts!’?A cute thank you note, that’s what.Here’s a printable gift table sign with a lovely geometric feel to help style your table. Simply download the file, print onto cardstock and trim to size.Then pop it on a mini

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Grooms, don’t ever doubt your Bride! Great memories from Groom Dominic after his gorgeous Japanese-Inspired Country Wedding to Hanae.“I will always remember that I was very apprehensive about the wedding dress. I know that Hanae was designing it and that I was slightly worried that I would not like the dress and have to pretend

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Kerri & DaveThere is something about the feeling of Victoria’s Yarra Valley that always wins me over. The rolling green landscapes, beautiful buildings and the rows and rows of vines always evoke a sense of romance in me. Today’s wedding of Kerri and Dave captured by Woodnote Photography is one such romantic celebration, making the

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Jo & MattIt seems only fitting after a week of heat waves, to share a Darwin celebration. This sweet Darwin wedding embraces the heat and turns it into something beautiful, all captured wonderfully by photographer Josh Wood of Joshua Kane Photography.Teenage loves, Jo tells of how they met. “We met as 15 and 16 year

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David and AmyDavid and I first met while working at a First Choice Liquor store. David’s twin brother Alan had actually worked there before David so on David’s first day I was a bit confused! It was always a fun shift working with David and we soon became friends before we eventually started dating. Many

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One of the places in my Top 5 to visit at the moment is Phuket. I’ve seen so many beautiful snaps from friends’ visits, not to mention the gorgeous honeymoons and destination weddings we’ve seen on Polka Dot Bride. So when the news of the opening of Point Yamu by COMO on Cape Yamu, a

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Image via EtsyGarnet is the January birthstone for jewelry. So Happy Birthday – oh and Happy New Year too by the way. 🙂There isn’t a lot known about garnets; they tend to fly under the radar, compared to their more high profile colour cousins, the ruby.Garnet comes in two varieties, Almandine and Rhodolite. Almandine garnet

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Are you becoming something of a magpie when it comes to collecting found items for your wedding day? Sometimes, it really is just easier (time/stress/heat) to find someone who has done the hard yards for you and sourced those perfect bottles or vintage servers. This is where people like the lovely Jane Marie Gott from

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Nikki & SimonWhen I first saw Nikki’s incredible floral print wedding gown I almost lost my breath. It was the most beautiful choice for Nikki and Simon’s romantic brewery wedding captured by Angela Higgins.Nikki tells the story of how she and Simon came to be. “Simon and I first met when we were both serving

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Jenna and JamesJenna and James’ wedding is so bright and beautiful- coral orange weaving its way through the elements of the day. After a chance meeting backpacking through Europe, the couple celebrated their marriage with a garden ceremony overlooking Sydney Harbour captured by Welsch Photography.Jenna kicks off their tale with the story of how they

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I’ve had quite a few couples lately who have lost a loved one and because for them they are still here in spirit, they have wanted to honour them at the Ceremony. Now as you know, it’s your day and should be done entirely your way – including doing whatever you want during your Ceremony.What

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