I love a fresh, fun take on bridal inspiration and today’s shoot is all about bright colour, bold red lips and unusual floral accessories for a beachside wedding. Instead of looking at soft sea colours, consider bright berry tones with beautiful, soft lace inspired gowns. Or wild and free hair styles with dramatic ball gowns.The
An intimate wedding celebration at a chic restaurant calls for equally stylish custom-made suits from Briggins Suits. Groom Leigh and his Groomsmen looked sharp and classic for this understated and intimate event.Images by Briars Atlas.
Photo by Elle DS Photography from Jess and Simon’s Handmade Picnic WeddingDo you need more colour in your life? Do you love the clean and smart nature of monochrome – or are you a fan of the brights, pastels and shades of colour? I’ve been quite taken with the idea of ramping up the regularity
Image by Mike Semple Photography My partner Ben and I are having the time of our life planning the perfect wedding! However I know so many brides-to-be who are stressed, frustrated and not enjoying the process at all. I hate to see girls fall apart over something that should be all about fun and letting
If you want to break free of the traditional and are willing to consider a honeymoon in Africa then this will be just the ticket! Zambezi Queen is an enchanting African river-safari cruise that embarks through the Chobe River bordering Botswana and Namibia.The ambiance of The Zambezi Queen is simply one of serenity and luxury.
Dear Ms Polka Dot,Hi there, I was hoping you might have some advice on how to book the airstream for a backyard wedding? Also on hiring a popcorn cart for starters? I’m based in Newcastle. x ADear A,The Grill’d Airstream can unfortunately only be hired nowadays for guests over 300 people. For similar food trucks,
Jess and SimonJess and Simon lent a bohemian feel to their handmade picnic wedding. Jess ditched her shoes (never comfortable for her anyway!) guests dined on tacos and treats from food trucks and made themselves comfortable on rugs and the grass before the first dance – on a giant Persian rug. It’s this kind of
Nick and SusanNick and I were first introduced by our close mutual friend Mark. Mark had invited us both to a performance at a cafe in the northern suburbs. We’ll never forget that night because of the quirky band playing whose instruments included a saw, washboard, and a jug… and also it was the first
Sault Estate BarnIf you’ve ever been lucky enough to spend a weekend in the Daylesford Region, you’ll understand the sense of serenity and relaxation that immediately descends upon you as you drive into the town. Particularly at this time of year, the colours of Autumn are striking, and the roads are cloaked with rich reds, browns
After his gorgeous Spring Athol Hall Wedding to his lovely bride Heather, Groom Luke reflects on what made the day extra special to him.“Heather and I really wanted the day to reflect who we were as a couple, everything had a really relaxed feel. I wouldn’t change anything about the whole day, it was a
Amanda and HeathAmanda and Heath chose Melbourne city for their stylish wedding. The location, set on St Kilda Road offered a beautiful mix of old and new as the couple married in the venue’s courtyard before celebrating with guests in a clear marquee. Their day was captured in all its glory by Two Girls with
Whenever we showcase the new designs of Australian designer Johanna Johnson, you always go nuts for them. From dressing stars on the Oscars red carpet, to accessorizing one of the world’s most famous female singers (hello Madonna anyone?) it’s a delight to debut the new Johanna Johnson Black Label collection today- ready to wear bridal
My issue with shopping for men’s jewellery is that while women seem to have too many choices, men have almost none at all. That was until I came across Lord Coconut, a Melbourne based retailer selling contemporary jewellery exclusively for men!Lord Coconut stocks over 400 individual jewellery pieces and represents over 35 Melbourne and interstate
Ever since my husband presented me with a thistle wrapped carefully in tissue on our grade 11 camp, I have wanted to go to Scotland. We landed and I almost cried with happiness as we heard – and understood – those around us. It had been a month of trying to converse in broken Italian/Spanish/French and even the
Image by Eric Ronald Photography via Sam and Dave’s Relaxed Autumn WeddingWe think of Autumn as a prelude to a cold Winter, but it’s also the perfect time for a wedding: not too hot nor too cold. What’s more, the fallen yellow and brown leaves provide a great backdrop for your photos.Stroll around Australia’s major