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We love Valentines Day at Polka Dot Bride and today we’re rounding up ten ideas for feel good Valentines Day dates. From cheap and cheerful to heartfelt, to classic, to downright fun! I love that these ideas are jsut as suitable for you and your beloved as they are for a bunch of friends (ala

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Windswept peninsulas, ancient forests, secluded bays and breathtaking vistas – the Great Southern region of Western Australia exudes wild romance.Just a few hours drive south of Perth, this scenic region is the perfect place for loved up newlyweds to unplug and enjoy a few blissful days reconnecting with nature.Book an Airbnb in the seaside towns

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1. Melbourne Art Precinct. Now anything artistic I’m always drawn to and love finding unique Melbourne locations to capture something truly iconic for my couples. I usually start off at the SouthBank theatre with it’s distinctive geometric shapes on the theatre’s façade. From there it’s outside the National Gallery of Victoria with the water features and

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Jessica & SeanThere is something so special about a winter wedding. A cool, clear day makes you appreciate it even more when the sun comes out, even just fleetingly.The proposal took place on a particularly icy winter’s day. Sean was very secretive about a night away that he had planned as a surprise. He met

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Sarah & MichaelThere is a certain magic that comes in the tropics and when it’s paired with wedding vows on the sand, dancing on the grass and long chats with cocktails and fine food, it becomes something incredibly beautiful; Sarah and Michael worked with The Follans to capture the magic of their wedding day.The newlyweds

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Deep rich tones of indigo and marsala highlight the gypsy vibes that inspired today’s offbeat garden wedding inspiration. Beautiful roses are tied with golden silks, stunning textured paper invitations are adorned with calligraphy, fresh fruit acting like gems throughout the tablescape.Amanda of Peppermint Photography  worked with floral designer Wilde Flora, cake designer Holly Eloise Cakes stylist

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Choosing a simple and elegant tailored suit is the ideal choice – particularly if you have left things to the last minute as Devaire did when deciding upon his outfit for his bright fiesta wedding!“I left my suit to the end, in typical man-fashion. I wanted something simple, so they were extremely easy to find. I

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Image by Loco PhotographyWe feel very privileged to be part of so many gorgeous weddings here at Showtime Events Centre and Cargo Hall and are honoured to be chosen time and time again to play such a big role by our stunning newlyweds to be.Our philosophy is ‘every detail matters’ and we LOVE nothing more

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Syrup™ is a sweet playful script with two different fonts to mix and match to make a really creative invitation for your event.Syrup™ is available from My Fonts.

Carolyn & JohnThe golden green of the vineyards set the most glorious backdrop for the classic outdoor winery wedding of Carolyn and John. The couple, who chose Melissa’s Photography to photograph their day, wanted to honour the classic, traditional sense of a wedding with their own flair- the bride even working hard to create details

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The modern designs of Suzanne Harward have taken a twist on modern bridal styling. The Chic sophistication is never more evident than in the reveal of the designer’s 2017 collection, entitled “Illuminati”.The team noting of their inspiration “Illuminati speaks to the heart of women who inspire and possess divine enlightenment or transcendent knowledge. She glows

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Image by Photography By Jules via Sophie and Trevor’s Destination Italian WeddingForget eloping with only your bride. Destination weddings are just like eloping, except your closest friends and family come too. They can be as big or small as you like, but be warned – if time and money allows, most people jump at the chance to be a

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Image via Parque NacionalA honeymoon in the month of Saint Valentine deserves to be an extra special one! Travelling in February has its own benefit: the crowds from school holidays have largely gone and you can reap the benefits of cheaper air fares and explore the destinations at the your own pace.1. Marrakech, Morocco Late

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When planning your wedding – and deciding on venues, decorations and flowers (just to name a few!) – it’s important to make decisions that come from your heart and which reflect you as a couple as Tina remembers as she looks back on her mountain top festival wedding.“Take time to take it all in and

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The one day that we want everything to look and be perfect is our wedding day. Stylist, floral decorator and event planner, Christopher of Christopher Saban has an eye for detail, and the many skills he has attained over his work life attest to a love of quality, good design, and beauty and elegance. His

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