Our Favorite Polka-Dot Patterns in Weddings

A classic accent that works with weddings.


Polka dots are fun, yet dainty; vintage, yet chic; and can be added to virtually any element of a wedding or bridal shower. From something you could wear to something you would eat, we have a few ideas for including this versatile print in your celebration.

Clockwise from left: "Perfect Polka Dots" bridal-shower invitation in Charcoal, $43.80/20 cards WeddingPaperDivas.com; "May with Train" dress in Italian silk organza with a draped bodice and fit-to-flare skirt, price available upon request Moderntrousseau.com; "Polka Dot" slingback sandal by Dolce & Gabbana, $525 Shop.Nordstrom.com; A polka-dot inspired wedding cake from Something Sweet By Michelle, photograph courtesy of M. Bénédicte Verley

Opening photograph by Elizabeth Messina