Photo by Next Chapter Photography via Tim and Ash’s Rustic Woodland Engagement Celebration

Happy Friday to you! We have had so much fun this week as we start talking about all things ‘love’ month. February for love? We’re all for it! We love anything that is an ode to our favourite thing, so of course, as we prepare we’ve been sharing plenty of love stories across the Polka blogs. Let’s dive in!

We do love the idea of running away on your wedding day for a sneaky bit of alone time

Talking wedding ceremonies with ceremony expert Kitty Kulman

Love the coloured details in this Lithgow wedding

Brilliant post-wedding wisdom from bride Amanda

6 Travel accounts to follow on Instagram to inspire your honeymoon

Electric Bar’s Violet Soho is just the ticket for blackberry and gin cocktail lovers!

The sign, let alone the setting of this fun woodland engagement party is just the ticket for outdoor lovers!

Cannot wait to make these chocolate cupcakes with peanut brittle for Valentines Day!

Love Scott’s groom style (look at that blue jacket!)

Dave shares his favourite wedding day memory


Looking for a glam venue in Melbourne CBD with AMAZING food for your wedding? Alfred Place by Rockpool Events should definitely be on your radar and they’re hosting an open day on Saturday 24th of February from 11am to 4pm at the venue (located at  7 Alfred Place in Melbourne CBD). Pop along to win a $5000 dining voucher, meet their favourite suppliers and fill your belly with the amazing food from the Rockpool restaurants (of course available for your own big day!). Visit the website for more information and register your information to go into the prize draw by
emailing [email protected]

Oleg Cassini is coming to Brisbane! Brisbane brides can try on the beautiful selection of gowns from the newest collections with the team from 23rd-25th of February. Make an appointment via the website.

The Anchorage in Port Stephens is hosting an open day on the 3rd of February for lucky couples to get an intimate view of the stunning waterside property. Couples who secure their wedding day at the event take home a host of added extras for their day – including anniversary dinner, wedding night accommodation, upgraded beverage package, spa credits and even a cocktail class!for more information, visit the website for more.

For our film of the week, we’re sharing a tune from our friends over at Club Band. Their version of “Summer of ’69” seems so appropriate for the long Summer days (or cold Summer days, depending on where you are!) that we’re having this month!