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Wreath photo by Josh Gruetzmacher via 100 Layer Cake, boutonnieres photo by Chelsea Mitchell Photography via Wedding Chicks, Christmas ornaments by Ukkonooa, Tablescape photo by Katrina Louise Photography via RuffledI love this soft, modern take on the traditional green colour palette of Christmas. The soft sage tones are all about natural greenery and the addition of white keeps

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On Polka Dot Made this year, our “inner crafter” came out to play again – we polished, sewed, knitted, glued or reviewed something new each week! So grab your glue gun and measuring tape – here is our list of top posts from an inspiring DIY year! A very big thanks also to our regular

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Feather photo by Anna&Pernilla (Karin Westlund) via Plaza Interior, Bridesmaid dresses by Alicia Pyne Photography via Wedding Chicks via The Perfect Palette, Earrings by RomantiqueStudio Photo by Erin J Saldana via Ruffled. There is no denying that rose gold has been a favourite of many this year, so for this Christmas colour palette I wanted to make sure

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From modern chic and timeless glamour to city luxe and beachside fun, this year we have featured your stories, experiences and emotions. As we get set for another year of love and romance in 2016, here’s our list of some of our favourite Polka Dot Weddings from this year!1.Flower Filled Black Tie WeddingIn a showstopping

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Tablescape photo by Rebecca Fishman For Birds Of A Feather via Style Me Pretty, Bride photo by To Wander & Seek via Floridian Social, Bride in orange dress photo by Christine Pobke via Green Wedding ShoesI love this twist on the traditional red and green Christmas colour palette. Deep green and orange are such a

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From the luxurious to remote, from the rugged to the sublime, we travelled with you, via the blog of course, on your romantic adventures this year. With overnight bag in hand, here are some of the highlights from Polka Dot Honeymoons for 2015!1.Paula and Brendan’s Lord Howe Island Destination WeddingWith the island’s mountains behind them

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1. What is your favourite Christmas food? Fresh Australian prawns with crunchy greens salad, bubbles and  homemade pavlova topped with passionfruit from our vine in the garden.2. What is your favourite Christmas movie? Dr Seuss – The Grinch3. Your favourite Christmas drink? Pimms with lots of ice and fruit.4. Is there something you love to

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Christmas in New York1. What is your favourite Christmas food? My Mum’s macadamia and maple-glazed roasted ham. More specifically the crispy bits on the edges when it’s cooked that we can steal “just to check that it’s cooked right!”2. What is your favourite Christmas movie? Home Alone 1 & 2.3. Your favourite Christmas drink? Champagne

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Cocktail photo by Adam Barnes via Southern Weddings, Gold and red ribbons from Style Me Pretty, envelope photo by Martha Stewart, Red door photo via Design MomWe’re kicking off our Christmas colour palette for the year with this festively toned poppy, gold and white!Red is a festive colour no matter what you do with it

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Surprise proposals, on-trend fashion edits and romance headlined Polka Dot Groom this year. Here’s our list of popular posts for 2015!1. Brad and Erin’s Intimate Mornington Peninsula WeddingThe lead up to Brad and Erin’s wedding day had been an incredible thirteen year journey together. As proposal plans were set in motion, and with aviation close

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If you are looking for an architect designed venue with a sense of its history, just an hour from Melbourne, then look no further than Epicurean Red Hill. With soaring atrium in The Shed, the Barrel Room and a private dining room, Epicurean Red Hill offers a choice of reception options. Merricks House just a

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Scarlett & CharlesWhat better way to welcome in Summer than with a relaxed beach engagement session? Thanks to Matt Reed Photography this gorgeous engagement session in Sydney, right as the day turns that magical golden tone is just the shoot to welcome in Summer days.Scarlett and Charles met at university at a party, noting, “We

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Rachel & ChrisThis simply beautiful wedding is just that. Rachel and Chris chose a Perth sunken garden wedding, with a simple and beautiful ceremony before they danced the night way right beside the water – their favourite place to be. The couple chose iZO Photography to capture their wedding day.Rachel tells the story of how

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1. What is your favourite Christmas food?Panettone!2. What is your favourite Christmas movie?“Love Actually”3. Your favourite Christmas drink?Veuve. Aperol Spritz. If I’m feeling really indulgent, I have them together.4. Your favourite Christmas song?Am I allowed to say I don’t have one?! We fill the house with the sounds of everything –  from classical, to chilled,

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