Photo by Jel Photography from Tiana and Gavin’s New Zealand Wedidng

Woohoo! it’s Friday! I am so excited to sit down quietly tonight and fill the weekend with lovely things. What are you planning for the weekend? Are you getting married?

On Polka Dot Groom

When Ben married Lizzie he remembers the funny antics of the flowergirls and page boys

James wore a smart vintage suit to his wedding complete with vintage gold tie pin

On Polka Dot Wisdom

Maree Livy, Civil Marriage Celebrant shares her story in our Expert Interview

Rita from Blooming Brides showcases her textured bouquets of succulents

Shrinkhla of Let’s Talk Invites shares her creative ideas for boxed invitations

Katja gives us some great advice for wet weather weddings

On Polka Dot Made

Our Etsy Roundup this week features bow ties

Tuesday Type is JFFerrule a fun circus inspired font

We show you how to make a flower filled monogram wire letter

On Polka Dot Weddings

Tiana and Gavin get married in Auckland, New Zealand complete with Croatian touches

A sunset vintage picnic engagement shoot from Amy and Cory

Shane and Su-Jen show us their gorgeous Bali wedding

It’s Polka Dot Sneak Peek Time! This time, it’s all about the dress!

On Polka Dot Honeymoons

Sally and Michael share Part 1 of their exciting honeymoon adventures – starting in Paris

Around the wedding world this week….


Sydney’s Royal Automobile Club of Australia is opening it’s doors to the public for the first time in history for their first bridal showcase! Taking place tomorrow,, 17th of March, the venue will be opening up all four stories and filling them with incredible works by talented wedding vendors! RSVP by calling or emailing Toni on 02 8273 2322 or and don’t forget to check our the Polka Dot Bride wedding events calender for more wedding events this weekend!


Online wedding goodie superstore Pink Frosting has received an exciting load of new stock and have wanted us to spread the word!  Mini chalkboards, Martha Stewart favor kits and customistable cake toppers are all new in store! Visit the website for more and check out the new arrivals section.

Is there something in the wedding water? So many beautiful bubs have been born or are due, including the safe arrival of Sydney bridal designer Lisa Gowing’s little one! A big congratulations Lisa! Lisa is about to launch her new collection and you catch see her new designs in the brand new David Jones Bridal Suite in Pitt St Sydney where she has been invited to showcase her range. Check out her website for more.

Finally, on this short but sweet week- here is a wedding film I fell for this week. The wedding of Ashley and Marie-Luise shot by Untitled Filmworks. It’s beautifully shot and tells a beautiful story.

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