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With gowns that take one’s breath away with sparkle, it’s only right that the brand new ‘La Bella Donna’ collection from Melbourne designers Chosen By One Day was captured in a similarly breathtaking moment, against the sunsets and gentle waters of Capri.With the sun on their skin and the allure of Italy calling, the One Day team showcased

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Tasmania – Image via In a Faraway LandThere’s a lot to consider when planning a honeymoon: where to go, how long for and how far in advance should you book? Unfortunately, Google and all the wedding apps in the world couldn’t give us real world advice or answer any of our questions. So, we’ve done

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For plant and nature lovers, there are few places where more magic is captured than a nursery. And lucky for us, we have two right here in inner city Melbourne that provide the most stunning backdrop for wedding and events. Glasshaus Inside and Glasshaus Outside in Richmond marry the beauty of nature, with industrial, city

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Happy Monday Dotties! Who can believe it’s already the second week back?January wedding season is in full swing. Did you become engaged recently? We’d love you to take a peek at the many vendors in our Polka Dot Directory – you’ll find so many vendors there that are talented and dedicated! We have Caterers, we

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January 13th is a special day.It’s the date Polka Dot Bride celebrates the very day it came into existence.In a world where our to-do lists are full and our must-do’s are overflowing, I want to take a moment to celebrate. Because in order to move forward, to really understand where we’re going, I want to

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Maryam & JuanI don’t mean to gush, but really, is there any better way to kick off a year of telling love stories than with a tale of how it all began? Engagements are a special one for us, they strip it all back and focus on the story, on the good vibes and the

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Isabel & DominicA modern, fresh take on black tie was the styling directive for this romantic Italian wedding, and we adore every image! Captured beautifully by Narrative Fine Art, the joy and love simply bounce of the screen, with each detail put together to create a magnificent day!Though both from Sydney, Dominic and Isabel met in

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Image by Jerome Cole Photography via Jayde & Nick’s Modern & Chic Country WeddingOften couples find the dreaded seating chart task a challenging one! So below we provide a guide on how to approach your seating chart. RSVPs Send out your RSVP card along with your invitations for people to respond if they are coming or not to

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Photo by Jasmine Skye Photography via Moody modern garden wedding inspirationHappy new year Dotties! We have all returned to our desks this week and are getting back into the groove of things…which can be a little hard when the sun is shining and you’re recovering from weeks of decadence! It certainly helps when we’re poring over beautiful wedding

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Summer days are made for white wine, so when the beautifully designed Florence Broadhurst De Bortoli Botrytis Semillon landed on our doorstep, we couldn’t think of anything better than to whip up a few delicious cocktails to beat the heat. We’re kicking off with a retro classic that, despite its roots from many, many moons ago,

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An emotion filled, modern wedding was celebrated by all those special to Steve and Ruth in their Abbotsford Convent Wedding. It was a personal and fun day, marked by a few surprises and a whole lot of love. Steve reminisces on the moments that are a particular stand out to him!Steve: “My brother who was

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Lauren & MichaelWe’re a big fan of winery weddings around these parts; the sunsets are always more golden, the settings always serene and the stories that unfold are some of the most captivating. So we’re more than a little thrilled to share the story of Lauren and Michael today, captured beautifully by the talented Gez Xavier

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Summer catering can be difficult; what do you serve on a hot summer evening!? It’s tricky because you don’t want to serve anything too heavy, however you also don’t want to serve just another boring salad. Don’t despair though, our lovely friends at Fred & Ginger Catering have a wonderful, tasty and fresh appetiser to

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Lauren & JesseIf there ever was a wedding that was filled with warm country charm, then I think we may have found it.For Lauren and Jesse, their day had to be all about relaxing with friends and family. With good food, beautiful Australian native flowers and a country setting you couldn’t get much better! Luckily

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