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1. Colourful wedding dresses – I love weddings that are full of colour including the wedding dress. I got married in a Kingfisher blue rockabilly dress with a black petticoat and black shoes, (maybe I will show you sometime) and was made by New Zealand dress-maker PixiePocket, pictured above. She was amazing, sourcing the beautiful

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Not only is The Carpenter the most gorgeous ornate font, but there is the most amazing array of ornaments and patterns to further embellish your invitations. They alone are worth a second and even third glance!The Carpenter is available from My Fonts.

I love this practical advice from stylist Paige, after her gorgeous Northcote Art Deco Wedding to Robert. Things to always keep in mind, even when it may feel like everything could go wrong!“Just to not forget that the most important thing is the sharing of a special moment of your life with your family and

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When the White+White Weddings & Events team sent over this inspiration shoot they pulled together with photographer Vivid Photography, I thought it was a beautiful way to inspire a bridesmaid’s luncheon. Imagine gathering with your best girl friends at this beautifully decorated table for an afternoon of fine cocktails, food (plenty of cake is a must!) and

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Sarah JanksWhat a stunning shoot I have for you today to showcase the Autumn bridal gown collection from Savvy Brides. Savvy Brides has grown from selling incredible, couture pre-loved wedding gown from the likes of Johanna Johnson, Steven Khalil and Vera Wang to becoming a bridal boutique in their own right, now stocking brands such

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Johnny and JulianneOur journey to marriage has certainly been an interesting one; I waited for Johnny for six months while he deployed as a soldier to Iraq, then again just two years later, when he was sent to Afghanistan for nine months. Our journey really began though, when a week before we were due to

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Happy Monday Dotstas! Did you have a lovely weekend? A day of love? A weekend of love? How did you celebrate (or avoid, if that’s your thing) Valentines Day?Monday morning tradition at Polka Dot Bride is to showcase our fabulous members of Ms Polka Dot’s Directory.  We have so many incredible vendors (and we’re always

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 1. Flower girl dress from ADazzleDay  2. Fairy hat from MaskedFairy  3. Golden wings from enchantedfairyco  4. Dried flower headband from jadadreaming  5. Cream puffs tulle gown from PomegranateKids  6. Floral circlet from TutusChicBoutique

“Polkadot + Moonbeam is a pocket-sized jazz duo that brings a romantic twist to the unassuming ukulele, adding a swinging bass, two voices in sweet harmony and the occasional melodica.” So begins the story of Polkadot + Moonbeam – a couple dedicated to music and the pleasure it brings. And if you like to swing

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Amelia and PaulAmelia and Paul took to the streets of Adelaide for their fun engagement shoot. Their aim was to get comfortable in front of the camera and overcome their lens shyness! Photographer Dave from Luke Simon Photography knew all the right tricks and captured these fun photographs around Adelaide CBD.How did Amelia and Paul

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For me, Valentines Day is not about the red roses and big teddy bars, but rather about celebrating love in all it’s shapes in forms. Whether it’s a picnic with Mr Polka at a favourite spot, or a lunch with my favourite people. I stumbled across this gorgeous backyard soiree styled by Sinikka Floral Design

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I am quite loving this fabulous look from Mientze and Ben’s Gorgeous Dunbar House Wedding,  with Groom Ben looking stylish and sleek in a traditional black suit and black bow tie from Peter Jackson, and his Groomsmen in contrasting grey suits and bow ties from Jack London. Why should the Bride and Bridesmaids have all

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Inspired Words – Sabrina Image by  Elleni Toumpas Wedding PhotographyIt’s hard to miss that it’s Valentine’s Day today, with reds and pinks and hearts dotting not only our blog, but the retail world all over! Do you celebrate this day of the lovers, or are you more of a “love should be for every day” sort

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How can we already be at our second Desperately Seeking for the year? The post where we find the weird and wonderful and ask you to help with the secret locations and finds you have discovered for couples who are “Desperately Seeking!”. Leave a comment if you can help!Bride #1 is looking for a private

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