Photo taken by me! from Nautilus Resort, Cook Islands

Oh how I wish to be back with the view above. The Cook Islands turned out to be one of the most incredible trips of my life – I hope you have had a chance to read some of my posts on it! As I write this I am jetting off to another country to check out some amazing wedding and honeymoon options so be sure to follow us on Instagram to see what I get up to!

This Week On Polka Dot Weddings

Polka Dot Weddings is the blog where real brides write about their weddings and share their experiences. Inspiration abounds so click on each image to read more!

1. Real Engagement Party – Nick and Kate’s (belated) Engagement Party

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This Week On Polka Dot Wisdom

Polka Dot Wisdom is a treasure trove of advice, news and wedding planning tips! Written by wedding professionals you could almost plan your whole wedding by following this, the wisest of all blogs! Click on the images to read more.


1.What Would They Know? – Petra Cremming of Pomp & Splendour 2. Event ReviewA Darling Affair Hits Brisbane

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This Week On Polka Dot Made

Polka Dot Made is your source for all things handmade including weekly DIY projects to make for your wedding or engagement.


1.Etsy Roundup Woodland Flower Crowns 2. Tuesday Type – Stereotesque 3. DIY Tutorial  – Glitter DIY Votive Candle Holders 4.

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This week on Polka Dot Honeymoons

The wedding is over, the dust has settled and now it’s time to get away from it all! Find resort reviews, inspiration and real honeymoons every week on Polka Dot Honeymoons.


1. Nautilus Resort, Cook Islands 2. New Zealand Honeymoon Getaway – South Island

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This week on Polka Dot Groom

Polka Dot Groom is dedicated to all things groom. Inspiration, advice and style for the Australian groom.

1. Paul & Paul’s Stylish and Sincere Gay Wedding

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Splendid mens’ accessories designer Jay Kirby are giving Polka Dot Bride readers an exclusive special! The brand creates beautiful handmade ties, pocket squares and cufflinks that are dapper, Australian and awesome.

To receive your exclusive 20% discount on all items in the Jay Kirby shop, use the code Polka321 upon checkout!

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Melbourne venue Aerial are hosting an open day on Thursday the 12th of February. Enjoy a night of beautiful styling, champagne and canapes with plenty of live music! Book your wedding on the night and receive one of three complimentary upgrades to a deluxe suite at one of Melbourne’s top hotels!)  (Check out the website for more details!

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This stunning film from The White Tree is our film of the week. I love the quiet beauty of the love story (And the bride’s dress? What a stunning gown!) and the romance of it all.