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Simple Nutella and chocolate mousse is the answer and I don’t care about the question! Not only the ideal dessert for a sweet event, this decadent delight is so quick and fuss free to make, it can also double as a Tuesday night treat. Or Wednesday! Thursday? You understand. Chocolate mousse is the perfect blank

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Zoee & Daniel Zoee & Daniel’s rustic vintage wedding is just the kind of celebration we’re excited to share during The Vintage Issue. There’s a vintage-inspired gown, vintage-inspired details (like the vintage tablecloth the couple used on their signing table) and it’s all coupled together with a stunning outdoor winery setting. This is what vintage dreams

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Melissa & Phil“It was us, we did it our way,” says Melissa, and this should be the motto of all weddings ever! Melissa and Phil created the perfect wedding for themselves, their family and their friends. Filled with surprises for young and old, as well as fairy floss, face painting, a Prosecco wall, a tarot

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Bec & Andy“We wanted the best of both worlds, so a traditional church ceremony then a relaxed/ romantic country boho style reception.” When it comes to getting married in the country, today’s wedding has to tick all the boxes. Two incredible gowns (designed by the bride with the help of D’italia) and an incredible location

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Christina and Ambrose.When it comes to the wedding of Christina & Ambrose, we could rave about any number of things. The bride’s reception gown made by her sister, the open-air reception, the epic grazing tables. But that isn’t what we indeed fell for with these two – it was their vision, their mission for the

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We all know that the warmer months are more often associated with ‘wedding season’. However, winter weddings are more than well worth your consideration.As a wedding videographer, I’ve filmed weddings all year round, and I’ve realised that the weddings in winter have been just as wonderful, if not better! I loved working on this beautiful

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If there ever was a colour combination we never seem to tire of, it has to be the beauty of pale grey, blush pink and sparkling gold.Today’s editorial, captured by DeRay & Simcoe Photography, was set at the waterside venue of Perth’s Acqua Viva, our dream team created a wedding reception that was inspired by

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Barry & MarkWhen the stars aligned for a surprise ceremony, Barry and Mark went for it! Just after same sex marriage was legalised in Australia, their overseas family happened to be visiting and the couple thought, ‘Why not?’ What followed was a riverside elopement full of joy, sentiment, and some incredible vintage pieces that Mark

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The Vintage Issue is all about bringing in the magic of yesteryear, and today’s stunning editorial full of sparkling gemstones and vintage details completely fit the vintage bill!The editorial was all about capturing jeweller Sally Rose White Label’s brand new ‘Wildflower” collection. The stunning range, inspired by the “randomness of wildflowers” designed beautiful, gemstone rings

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Imagine a serenity like no other at one of Australia’s most loved destinations, the Great Barrier Reef. We can’t think of a better place than the tropical Lizard Island for sunshine and dipping our toes in the vibrant blue sea. Now, I don’t know about you, but we are more than ready to jet off

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We’ve gone treasure hunting this July to bring you The Vintage Issue on Polka Dot Weddings. Vintage: adjective: denoting something from the past of high quality, especially something representing the best of its kind.Call it old, call it retro, call it pre-loved, can call it what you will. But here at Polka Dot Bride, we call vintage

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Erica Evans of Erica the Celebrant believes that everyone deserves to marry the one they cannot live without. And that’s where the magic begins! In creating your dream ceremony, one that encompasses all that you are as individuals and as a couple, Erica invites her clients to have fun with the process. Through sharing your

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Happy Monday Dotties! It is the strangest of weeks beginning here, with some of us battening down the hatches once more, while others are moving ahead, almost back to normalcy.It’s hard not to feel impatient at times when opening up our borders and getting the ‘show on the road’ seems to be taking forever. But

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Georgia & JoshAs we bid farewell to The City Issue, we had to come one last time to our love of all things urban. And today that comes in the form of this relaxed, this romantic and this beautiful Adelaide city engagement captured by Will & Co Photography.It starts at home, the couple making pancakes

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Soranya & FrancescoWe all know that ice cream is a love language for but Soranya & Francesco, it turns out their favourite ice cream store – Messina, was not just the place of falling in love with milk chocolate & choc peanut fudge, but also with each other! Their ice cream riddled love story culminating

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