Image via Edinburgh Festival Fringe from David Monteith-HodgeThis August, festivals are dedicated to everything from music, culture and colour, to the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll himself. Immerse yourself in a bubble of celebration, either in the incredible city of Edinburgh, surrounded by charm in Brazil or in the midst of Elvis’ biggest week in
Luke and AliceWe love it when brides and grooms share their words of wisdom with us – because let’s face it, the best advice comes from people who have been there before you! Alice and Luke celebrated their waterside wedding at a yacht club in Victoria and offered this advice.“Enjoy the process! There will be
Chic Rustique is a wedding planning, styling, florist and hire service all rolled into one business. You would think that would be rather a challenge for one person, but Miriam thrives on creating stunning events – whether they be a wedding or other celebration. Each bridal couple has their own story and Miriam is able
Happy Monday Dotties! Did you see the first rays of Spring on the weekend? It was so wonderful to see some blue sky and the sunshine and fill my lungs with fresh air!If you’ve just become engaged, savour the moment – it is such a special time in your lives. Bask in the glow that is your
Katherine & DamienWhen Katherine and Damien, with beach loving souls and hearts, were deciding on a setting for their engagement shoot, they decided on something completely different to their norm. The docks and industrial setting set the scene for a shoot by photographer Gez Xavier Mansfield Photography that captivated the best of the sinking sun and rough
Jess & CraigIt was a sunny Autumn day by the sea when Jess and Craig tied the knot. Captured by Lola Loves Charlie, the couple opted for a day that was, in their words, “Simple – just a big celebration with great food and great company!”. There was no fuss, but there were plenty of hurrahs, and
If there is a cocktail for Winter that I want to make over and over again, it’s our Spiked Jaffa Orange Hot Chocolate. When I say it is the most warming hot chocolate, you’ll have to believe that there is something about the smooth chocolate and orange liqueur that made this one shoot to my
Image by Elleni ToumpasWeddings are awesome! At what other time do you get to gather all of your closest friends and family, put on a massive party and dance the night away?We know finding the perfect venue for significant celebrations can be seriously tricky!To help you find and choose your ideal wedding venue we’ve put together
Photo by Siempre via Stephanie & Daniil’s Dreamy Winery WeddingHappy Friday Dotties! We have a new patterned person joining us this week and I cannot wait to introduce you. The patterned family is growing and we’re so happy to have brand new sparkles! We have also been sharing plenty of gorgeous wedding content this week. The bride above?
There is so much to remember of your wedding day – the little and the big moments. But some of the more special are those that are deeply personal and live on in the warmth they give you whenever you recall them. When Sharni and James married in a classic Customs House wedding, James remembered
For those of us celebrating our first meals as newlyweds with a sit-down dinner, there is one element that, if you’re setting our place cards for your guest,s is a necessity; your seating chart!From wooden boards with sweet pegs to printed charts with beautifully painted watercolour details. click on through to see our roundup of
The faithful flower jar has seen it’s fair share of use at weddings these days. There are many ways to dress them up and make them more decorative, but at Rainy Sunday we wanted to come up with something with little bit more impact. Here’s a budget friendly idea that delivers on the wow factor.
Bianca & AndrewIt was across a crowded bar that Andrew first spotted his future wife, a familiarity setting in when he realised he had met her many years before. Bianca. apparently also recognising Andrew, finding him on Facebook that very night. Their wedding, at the beautiful Coombe Melba Estate, was filled with so much joy
Gina & BradI have always been in love with the relaxed style that the couples who share their days on Polka Dot Bride have, and this beautiful boho inspired New Zealand wedding nails it to a tee; from the gorgeous reception on the bride’s father’s front lawn, the first look amongst the gorgeous forest trees,