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Your wedding day is, without a doubt, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. It’s also one that flies by in the blink of an eye. There are no re-dos or take twos; the only things that will live on are memories, as well as the photos and videos that document your special celebration.It’s clear that choosing a wedding

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Rhiannon & IsaacStumbling across the venue on a weekend adventure, Rhiannon and Isaac planned their intimate and vintage inspired wedding in the gorgeous outdoors. With forest trees sheltering the guests and fallen leaves underfoot, the bride and groom said their vows with rustic charm all around! The Road West captured the day.Having met at a local pub

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We wanted to make sure we covered everything “green” for The Green Issue, so today, we’re taking the time to introduce you to someone who knows this very issue very well. Meet Wear Your Love, a  sustainable design label producing beautiful organic wedding gowns!The ethos behind the brand is simple, to allow not just the

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My wedding guilty pleasure is definitely bridesmaid attire. I love the variety: the different colours, fabrics, lengths, and also styles (how good are jumpsuits?). I adore when bridesmaids mix and match patterns, when there is a special meaning behind the colours chosen, or simply when the dresses work super well with the overall theme of

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Happy Monday Dotties! What a gorgeous week we are about to begin!What a gorgeous month the merry month of May is. Even though the weather is cooler, we can revel in the crisp air, the colours and the chance to enjoy more inside time in the warmth with mugs of hot chocolate. Time to take

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Elisse & Damon“I asked Damon to marry me using the good old fashioned yes, no, maybe tick boxes at the end of a scrapbook”. it should come to no surprise to those that know Elisse and Damon that it was, in fact, the bride to be that popped the question. The pair, who met at

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Georgie & WadeI have to be honest, the wedding of Georgie and Wade, it’s not about beautiful details, it’s not about beautiful flowers and gowns and tablescapes (although they all exist). It’s about a storm that was drought-breaking, it’s about guests pitching in to make the wedding happy anyway, about the bride and groom who

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Image via Katie and Tyler’s Whimsical Hunter Valley Wedding, photography by Samuel Jacob PhotographyWhat better time to celebrate the beautiful earth or make good on any of your eco related resolutions for the year than at your wedding. We have been inspired by the large number of companies taking a stance on environmental issues and

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Now we all know that for our ‘The Green Issue‘ we’re referring to eco or environmentally friendly weddings…not the literal colour green! But this emerald beauty from Sydney’s Junk Lounge was too pretty to resist sharing with you. Plus, the traditional ritual surrounding drinking matcha – which gives this cocktail its lush green colour –

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Photo by Jon Gazzignato via  Mel & Matt’s Rustic Eco Studio Fellini WeddingDotties, The Green Issue is here! We are so thrilled to kick off a month looking at everything sustainable. From designers to decor, and we’re even roping in some of our favourite experts on the subject to join us, as we figure out how to make

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It was a truly country, pared back wedding for couple Erin and Michael. From the garden setting to the hand-made feel of the day, it made the love between them at the very forefront of the celebrations. Bride Erin reflects on the day that was and adds her advice to any soon-to-be bride!It’s your day,

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As we are celebrating all things green and earth friendly this month at Polka Dot Bride, cost effective, recyclable and easy seedlings as guest favours are the perfect fit! Leaving no waste and giving your guests the option to grow some gorgeous flowers or delicious food, these wee green plants are a lovely gift for

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Caitlin & DanielOne of the things I have learnt most while planning The Green Issue, is that an eco-wedding isn’t all or nothing. You don’t have to make every single element of your day sustainable, green, it makes a difference, a big one to just carefully choose the vendors and services you do use. To

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As we start diving into all things sustainable, all things eco-friendly for The Green Issue, it becomes apparent how making better choices is something we need to do for each and every aspect of a wedding and today? We’re exploring the concept of making the attire of even your littlest bridal party member a little more

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