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Stacey & PawelWe see a lot of country weddings here at Polka Dot Bride, but this Modern Royal Mail Hotel wedding takes the country style and turns it on its head. A modern look, a Polish style celebration, a long lunch, a delicious dinner and plenty of dancing. It’s a day I won’t soon forget

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Amy & RonI do love the romance of a country wedding, but there is something about today’s modern rustic country wedding that really encapsulates why. The couple and their best friends spent the morning together – yoga practice, a dip in the river, before they all got ready together, along with their baby daughter. Guests

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Monique & MattYou really can’t get any more fun than a country party wedding, but this one? this one has some serious style. Freshening up the rustic take with bright colours and beautiful blooms and captured by Jonas Peterson. It’s a wedding you just want to sneak in and crash!Monique tells the story of how

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Jordan and HelenaWe chose Hamilton Island wedding to celebrate our wedding. Hamilton Island has special memories for me because I have been engaged to perform on the island a number of times as a cellist including at one of the Oatley’s weddings.  Jonas Peterson captured the day’s festivities. He put together a slide show of

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Julia & AlexeyToday’s romantic Brisbane wedding is spectacular. I say that not because the details are beautiful, the photographs captured by Jonas Peterson stunning, the setting romantic, the bride and groom glowing with happiness, but of the love story that is told. Today’s wedding is grounding- it’s back to basics, the soul of what a

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Jess & BrendanNobody really does casual elegance like Australians and I say that hand on heart as a proud Australian, but also because there is something in the water that makes it look so effortless. There’s a way of being that is beautifully true to oneself – the mix of a casual celebration with a

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Daniel and TatjanaI always scoffed at the notion of love at first sight, but I think after our first date in November 2009, Daniel and I knew that we were on to something special. On the 22nd of December 2010, Daniel and I had organised to go out to dinner. I met him at his

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Penny & GeraldToday’s wedding van only be described as heartfelt (well fun, gorgeous and beautiful fit right in there too I must admit) Penny and Gerald met in the most unusual of ways and have such a story to tell.Penny recalls how she and Gerald came to be. “We met in Darfur, Sudan, in the

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Lauren and JoshuaI love to end off the week on Polka Dot Bride with something local, so when this lovely Australian wedding (Montville to be precise) popped into my inbox I knew it was the perfect way to end another week of gorgeous inspiration on Polka Dot Bride.Today’s wedding is such a delight and the

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Sarah and SimonA wedding in the Australia country always always makes me happy. Nothing beats the landscape, the light, the community feel and the touches that are just so Australian. Sarah and Simon had a contemporary, elegant  atmosphere for their country wedding, held in the town of Inverell.Sarah and Simon met through Sarah’s brother! “Simon

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Kimberley and JohnA beautiful wedding from Lawrence (near Grafton) in New South Wales today.  Unpretentious, full of lovable, heartfelt details and poignant moments. The thing I love most about this wedding? The expressions, the joy, the love & laughter!Our newlyweds met on the other side of the world and chose Australia to celebrate their wedding.

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Edwina and DanielOh I’ve loved today’s wedding for the longest time and I was so thrilled when bride Edwina (author of the blog The Weekend Island) sent it in! Simple, beautiful and elegant!Edwina tells the story of how the newlyweds met. “We met four years ago on my last night of work at a bar

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I love the feel of today’s wedding, it has a moody feeling with the rich tones of the New Zealand landscape, but a soulful feel to it too. The rustic touches, the heartfelt moments.The wedding reception was held at Jon’s mother’s home. Zilla says  “Margaret Campbell, Jonathan’s mother is a powerhouse and very generously agreed

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Zilla and JonI was so excited to receive this wedding! I’ve been wanting more New Zealand weddings on Polka Dot Bride for a long time (if you have one to submit, please visit our submissions page) and then this gorgeous celebration landed in my inbox by none other than Jonas Peterson.Zilla and Jon met Through

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Jane and Bernie part two! Jane and Bernie had all of their portraits together after dark- I think it makes for some stunning shots! Jane and Bernie celebrated with their guests at the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA). Thank you Jane and Bernie for allowing us to share your wedding day! Wishing you a contented

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