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When Emily’s parents purchased a property, she joked that one day she’d marry there. She laughs as she recalls being “very single” at the time. However, Jake & Emily chose a colourful, vibrant ceremony.. full of love! Plus, with a tonne of wedding experience up his sleeve, Jake knew exactly what he wanted to wear come his

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We’re so excited to show off part two of the Polka Dot Gift Guides for 2018! Like all of our gift guides, this roundup? It’s not just for the festive season, it works all year round!We’ve made lists for months, finding everything from inspiring reads to nostalgic favourites. These are the gifts that perhaps don’t

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Image by Jemma Keech With the summer months heating up, as we all know, Wedding season arrives in full swing! As much as we love to research and spend hours trawling the internet, sometimes the best advice is from the pro’s themselves! So, with this in mind, we’ve done a round up of the best Summer Wedding

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Jayde & NickCombining country and city aesthetics, Jayde and Nick created a wedding day their loved ones would remember! With modern florals, a seriously stunning venue and the perfect sunset, it was as beautiful as it was heartfelt. Jerome Cole Photography captured their day.The couple met one romantic rainy day in Abbotsford. Jayde remembers, ”I was a

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Acton Slim bow tie. Image via That Dapper Chap

Acton Slim bow tie. Image via That Dapper ChapCan you believe it’s November already? Spring wedding season is in full swing, and if you listen carefully you can hear the sound of happy couples planning their summer flings too. It’s been a great year here at Polka Dot Groom. I’ve lost count of the wonderful wedding

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Hot blistering Summer days are a breed of their own, and it’s the dry desert heat and the sun-baked tones against mountain rages that inspired and set the scene for the brand new L’eto Bridal “Palm  Springs” collection.The brand’s second release (after their debut here) stays true to the designer, Anya Ostapenko’s desire to step away from

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Image via Lonely Planet With Summer right around the corner we’ve gathered three of our favourite Summer honeymoon destinations and I guarantee that you might not have considered just how much these places have to offer.Cabo, San LucasImage via Los Cabos If you’re anything like me and grew up in what seemed to be the peak of

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We have had such a fantastic month so far with The Summer Issue, that we thought, what better way to celebrate than with a prize pack?We’ve teamed up with three fabulous brands to give one lucky winner a summer surviveal pack worth almost $400!First up, let’s talk about our friends at Scholl who are giving away

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When images draw you into them, you know that there is something different about them. Kate from Quince and Mulberry Studios takes images that are almost tactile – you feel that you can reach in and touch the leaves or feel the breeze in the vineyard – and the emotions that are so natural and

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Happy Monday Dotties! We are six weeks out from festive season and the bells are starting to ring!As wedding planning kicks up a notch before the Christmas break, be sure to tick things off your list that are the most important part of your day – to you. Everyone is different – but it’s a

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Hannah & SimonTher is no doubt that when it comes to times for the day for photographs, sunset pretty must always take home the prize. Today, with the stunning Kuitpo Forest the shining star, Little Car Photography spent an afternoon of relaxed wandering the ever so lovely Hannah & Simon. “Simon and I wanted natural shots that

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Ainslea & TimWe’ve featured a lot of rainy day weddings around these parts, we love them, we even embrace them and sometimes wish that it would pour down. But todays? It completely brings to light why a rainy day wedding can not just save your plans, but actually turn out to give your wedding day

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Photo by Emma Barrow PhotographyCongratulations, you’re engaged! Now what? The search for the perfect wedding gown can seem very daunting at first, but it doesn’t need to be!Start the Process EarlyIn the order of wedding planning, it should usually go like this: Venue, Photographer, Dress. The dress should be one of the things you start first, not

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When we think of Summer cocktails, we think of long, icy drinks that are sweet, fruity and packed full of colour and today’s Pink Grapefruit Paloma? It’s one that checks all these boxes, and more.The “Paloma” originated in Mexico, where it contends with the margarita for the ultimate cocktail. It’s got the perfect tequila and fruity blend and

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