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With a seaside wedding coming up this afternoon I thought it was a perfect time to share this fun “Coral Coast” inspired dessert buffet from Kristy at Imbue Weddings. Kristy designed the cake and had it made by Deliciously Decadent Cake Design.I like that this isn’t a particularly full dessert buffet- there is no food

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Bride + Groom sent over the sweet pink sweet buffet they created in their stall for the Dusk Bridal Fair a few weekends ago in Perth. I thought the little touches could give you great inspiration for your own reception.I’m going to let Tilopa and Jemma describe their lovely setup!“We set up a Candy Bar

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A softer tablescape this afternoon. (this feels like one of those features where you can change the room for different styles!) I called this one “Vintage Rose” the soft latte, the cream, the peachy pink roses, wooden candelabras evoke a softer feel.I love the old fashioned doily style table overlay and the pattern on the

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I thought I’d share a few gorgeous tablescapes today sent over by the lovely Calli of  Calli B Photography. Two completely different looks to inspire you!I named this one “Garden Glamour”, but it’s not a traditional English style garden whose influence we see in weddings a lot nowadays, it’s more of a richly hued, tropical

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When I was younger, I would write out wedding themes in notebooks. I’d draw the table setup, choose the songs, write out pages of ideas to bring that special element to life. I don’t think it was ever about me, but rather a chance to get creative and dream.Martha Stewart Weddings just celebrated their 15th

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It’s really exciting to me to see Australian businesses pushing really great ideas out (and allowing me to share them!). Today I get to share with you a beautiful dessert table inspired by the glamour of yesteryear.Kristy at Imbue Weddings sent over today’s gorgeous table. With a colour palette of black and white, Kristy used

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It’s time for another fun tablescape  from the terrific trio of Calli of Calli B Photography together with Trudy from Events By Design and Terrianne from Mondo Floral Design .I thought since we featured black as our creative colour, we could look a little more and how to use it to make an impact at

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The unexpected surprise of coloured chairs is guaranteed to bring gasps of surprise from your guests. Rather than going the usual route of hiring chairs, you could use coloured chairs as a starting point for your wedding palette and build your theme around them.Chair from The ProperyYes, it will be a lot of work if

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I love anything that brings light to a wedding – fairy lights, candles and lanterns. Lanterns add a special magic to a wedding reception or party. There are so many cost effective and simply beautiful, lanterns and they can be such a stunning feature at your wedding.Photo by NK PhotographyPhoto by Millie Holloman from Salt

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A pretty way to add decoration to a door, wall, chair or even fireplace at your wedding venue is to use a wreath. There are so many beautiful and different wreaths that can reflect the personality of your wedding. Wreath from Martha Stewart Weddings, Wreath from BridesSymbolising hope and a never ending future, the circle

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On a warm summer’s day how charming it is to see dragonflies flitting across the water or butterflies with their beautiful colours resting on flowers taking in the nectar from their centres. Ladybirds are a special little beetle, colourful and utterly cute. What a feminine and joyful touch then, for a spring or summer’s wedding

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Bel Canto Designs on Etsy creates gorgeous vintage style accessories perfect for your wedding. Marie restores vintage pieces and creates one off beautiful creations out of them! I love the vintage feel (you can see more designs on Marie’s blog).Bel Canto Designs is giving one Polka Dot Bride reader the chance to win a $US75

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Here’s some gorgeous ways to name your tables from EtsyThese wooden table numbers are perfect for a rustic or farm wedding –Wooden signs from funkifolkartHaving your reception after dark? Set the room a glow with these candle vases table numbers –Glowing table numbers by StaceysDaisyDesignGo graphic with this bold black and white table numbers –Jumbo

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I love photo booths at weddings (check out Samm Blake’s new venture at Push The Button Photo Booths if you’re in Perth!). I do love the new DIY versions that are popping up.I think this was the first version I saw. Featured a few years ago, it’s lovely to see the wedding online (view it

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Today is Blog Action Day, all over the web you’ll see thousands blogs all uniting for one cause in the hope to make a difference. (See last year’s entry here.) This year, the subject is poverty.Weddings and poverty is a bit of a strange combination, the two don’t really go hand in hand. But there

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