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Wedding Inspiration

It’s Melbourne Cup day today so I’m taking the afternoon off!I’ll leave you with this gorgeous inspired shoot from Alice Hu Photography. Alice sent this shoot over and I knew it was perfect for today! Taking place on The Condor’s Nest Ranch in Pala, California, a group of photographers got together with our couple Natalie

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A beautiful styled shoot for you this morning straight from Perth! Full of soft, romantic details, this morning’s inspired shoot is perfect inspiration for anyone having a garden wedding! I love the soft, dreamy colours of today’s shoot- they’re a little French country garden and oh so beautiful!Under the guide of Cathrin D’Entremont of CD

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It seems to be the week for amazing creative shoots by Australians and there are a few more that I am very excited to share! This morning we’re visiting Bush Bank in Kiama for a photo shoot with John Benavente and stylist She Designs. I love the fresh white arrangements next to the rustic Australian

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I was delighted when this gem of a shoot landed from Tilopa and Jemma at Bride + Groom store in Perth. The girls put it together to show off their new hire range and styling service, but I think it’s the perfect inspiration for a Wednesday morning on Polka Dot Bride!The girls used candelabras (bronze

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I keep talking about Spring like it’s going to happen but alas my hands still go numb when typing and we still have the heater on. So perhaps this fun spring inspired wedding shoot might warm us all up today? (Or for our Northern Hemisphere friends, get you excited about those last rays of sunlight

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I love this gorgeous dessert table that Leonie from Happy Cakes in Townsville sent over recently. It’s a bit of a different twist to the normal dessert tables- this one was set up in front of the bridal table and is full of colour and homemade goodies.Based on Jane’s inspiration board, Leonie created the table

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This is such an effervescent colour, it’s hard not to be inspired!Combine with aqua and magnolia–       With azure blue and sand or taupe–       With orange and olive green–       With pewter grey and magnolia–       With pewter grey and touches of saffron yellow–       With white, cream, magnolia and ivory and touches of midnight blue–       With taupe and

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Queenslanders just keep sending me such gorgeous  styled shoots, I can’t resist in sharing them with you! The lovely Carly of Queensland based CL Wedding & Events sent through this eco- chic styled shoot she was asked to do for Eumarella Shores Resort. Eumarella Shores is an eco friendly resort and sits on the shores

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Love it or loathe it – this purple is an attention seeker!Combine with different shades of lighter purples and magnolia and touches of green– With soft yellow and grey green, burgundy and charcoal– With royal blue, navy blue and lavender blue– With deep teal and pearly grey– With white, pale mauve and touches of hot

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Photo by Elizabeth Messina via Kiss The Groom from Sasha Souza EventsEmpty picture frames are a fun and simple idea for adding pizzazz to your wedding décor.Find them at outdoor markets, garage sales, vintage shops – it doesn’t matter if they are a little the worse for wear. Collect them in all sorts of finishes

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Do you know, I don’t remember really ever seeing many orange groves around where I grew up, or even where I live now. So when I see them featured in California or Florida weddings I do always get a little excited. Tab of Tab McCausland Photography submitted this gorgeous orange grove day after shoot from

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Sydney photographer Angelica Peady has been doing some fantastic things lately and I’m excited to share with you her new series of couture bridal portrait shoots called “We Were Late To the Wedding Because…” The series consisted of twelve shoots, all over Sydney based around fun reasons the bride (or couple) were late to their

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I absolutely love it when Australian wedding vendors get together and produce something completely amazing and I had to share this beautiful treat with you as soon as I could! A few weeks ago, a few Gold Coast wedding vendors got together and got creative with an “Alice In Wonderland” inspired shoot. I was glued

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I still love dessert bars and I still love the relaxed Australian feel we always stamp on them! Perhaps it is the fact I’m always putting this blog post together when I’m hungry, perhaps it is the sheer pretty nature of sweet treats laid out for guests to feast on. I’m not sure, but they

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Oh I love seeing fresh new tablescape ideas! These are from the lovely Lyndsay at Bendigo design company It’s A Date Event Design. Lyndsay put these tablescapes together in the Balcony Room at Bendigo’s GPO with her friend Miranda Burgoine of The Eternal Vase. First up is crisp apple green, white and black. I love

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