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Sarah & NatalieThe 1960s inspired Sydney wedding we’re sharing today is just so much fun. From the retro inspired wedding dress to the wedding reception at a milk bar completely with thick shakes, ice cream sundaes and burgers and fries. It’s such a love story of all things retro and of course, a brand new

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To celebrate the arrival of designer Riki Dalal in Australia mid last year, bridal salon Love Marie styled up a treat with this Urban Bridal Inspiration shoot to delight the senses.Amy, who we know and love for her creations under bridal accessory brand Teeki opened a gorgeous bridal salon in Camden, stocking some of the

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Image via EscentualIf you’re on the lookout for a new fragrance to replace your old, take note of these scents that have recently hit the shelves! All of them are perfect for summer weddings!Westbrook by Byredo – Swedish brand Byredo collaborated with NBA player Russell Westbrook to develop a woody aromatic perfume for both men

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It’s the time of year when new things are on the horizon and we’re expanding our contributing writer team for our wedding DIY blog Polka Dot Made! Polka Dot Made is the place for couples who love to craft handmade elements for their wedding day.As much as we dream of spending our days doing craft

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With so many choices, planning your perfect wedding can be a little overwhelming – where do I start? What is the right length for the bridesmaids’ dresses? Should I wear a veil or not? What colour should the invitations be? I always dreamed of wearing a dress with a beautiful full skirt, but will it

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Freshwater pearl hair band from Sarah Walsh Bridal Jewellery 2. Rose gold leaves with freshwater pearl sprigs headband from Deborah Hartl Designs 3. Pearl and painted flower headband from Down The Aisle Atelier 4. Pearl and silver flower headband from Down The Aisle Atelier 5. Pearl vine headband from Roslyn Harris Designs 6. Freshwater pearl

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I’m always amazed and delighted by the talented vendors we have in Australia in the wedding industry. Enter Sydney based Couture Wedding Planning. With a love of luxe, Fiona provides her trained eye to planning and styling your wedding. From helping source the wedding gown to handling the planning, bookings, and styling details, Fiona aims

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Happy Monday Dotties! Who can believe it’s already the second week back at our desks! What are you up to this week? Are you newly engaged? Kick starting your wedding plans or just dreaming? Let us know!Oh summer days – dinners out on the deck, finishing the days off with family, relaxing with with ice

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Danni & DamienThere is such a sense of beautiful love in Danni and Damien’s romantic Yarra Valley engagement shoot. Captured by Ashley K Weddings, the shoot might as well have been in a deserted forest for its stunning backdrop.Damien tells the story of how they met. “We both met whilst doing something we both love,

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Tamasin & AlexI love a country wedding and when you add sequins to it? It might just be the most fun way to spend a day. Tamasin and Alex originally chose the Yarra Valley for their wedding, before deciding that the place they wanted to marry and hold their country garden wedding, was where they

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Happy New Year to our Cocktail Friday fans; I hope you enjoyed some refreshing celebratory drinks over the Festive period – perhaps even a new engagement?!This month, we are celebrating “Ginuary”, with delicious recipes featuring very smooth and refreshing Gin – perfect for the warm, summer weather! Our first cocktail, cooler than the southside bay

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There are far fewer joys in this world than planning your wedding to the love of your life. There is the ceremony, the reception, the honeymoon and all the magic of your lives together that follows. With all that comes with planning the actual wedding day, for many of us, it’s all about the dress.

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Photo by Leo Farrell Photography via Groom Style – DaveI can’t quite believe this is the first Friday Roundup of 2016! We are quickly closing in on Polka Dot Bride’s ninth birthday and with our plans in the works I have no doubt this is going to be our biggest year yet. We’ve been spending

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Nicole & SamI love a Winter wedding and for Nicole and Sam, who met at a mutual friend’s engagement party, this modern The Deck at Circa wedding was the perfect blend of formality and fun. They chose photographer Jerome Cole to capture their wedding day in the urban landscape of St Kilda.The groom and groomsmen

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