Photo from Fleur Wood Bridesmaids Collection Sydney Launch

Did you have a lovely week Polka Dot Bridettes? It’s been a week of buzzing activity here at Polka Dot Bride but we’ve made some progress on things that have been bugging me and progress always makes the weeks feel fantastic!

On Polka Dot Groom our fabulous groom to be Julian shares his top guest list tips!

Take a peek at the Fleur Wood Bridesmaids Collection launch in Sydney held last month on Polka Dot Wisdom

Top tips from a celebrant on ceremony do’s and don’ts also on Polka Dot Wisdom

What does a wedding planner really do on a normal day? One planner shares!

Want to DIY your photo booth? On Polka Dot Made the ever talented Alicia shows us how she made a very cool (and polka dot!) version for her brother’s engagement party

On Polka Dot Weddings, enjoy the love story of Breanna and Damien

Also on Polka Dot Weddings, Megan has a qualm- how do you decide on a wedding day theme? Do you have any ideas to help her out?

Enjoy Caroline’s mini moon in the Hunter Valley wine region

Around the wedding world this week…

Mrs Press is having a studio sale this weekend! Lots of vintage goodies and samples will be on sale in Paddington- definitely a sale not to miss!

Wedding Style Guide have kicked off their Winter 2011 issue with a free look book! It’s packed full of fun ideas and a taster of their winter issue! (I really need to get back to those wedding magazine roundups!) Check out their website for more information.

US photographer Melissa from Fresh In Love (who you might remember from Britt and Bob’s funky wedding and Katy and Randy’s engagement shoot) is traveling to Australia and New Zealand from November 2011- March 2012 and would love to book a wedding in the southern part of the world! If you book your wedding photography through her and mention Polka Dot Bride, Melissa will even give you a 10% discount! How’s that for looking after our readers?  Check out her website for more information.

The lovely Mandy of Savvy Brides has some desperate brides looking for pre loved Johanna Johnson gowns. If you’re wanting to sell your wedding gown and make another bride’s story continue on in it, check out her website for more information!