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Destination wedding dresses

After that stunning, custom-made gown in yesterday’s bohemian wedding inspiration shoot, who can resist a little more from Hawaii fashion designer Joelle Perry? I know I can’t! Today’s editorial, photographed by Corinne Gold of What A Day! Photography, captures the raw beauty of Joelle Perry’s designs against the awe-inspiring Hawaiian coastline. I love how these gowns are anything but traditional and yet still totally alluring and wedding-ready. … [Continue reading]

bohemian beach wedding with flower mohawk

Bohemian beach wedding

Oh my goodness how I miss Hawaii (just moved to Texas last week!) and this gorgeous bohemian beach wedding inspiration shoot from Matthew Ree Photography shows a few reasons why I’m missing the islands so much. It captures the beauty of Oahu perfectly as well as the free-spirited, bohemian vibe that Hawaii has. With coordination by yours truly, a custom couture wedding dress from Hawaii’s very own bridal designer Joelle Perry, and simply stunning styling and … [Continue reading]

spring boudoir shoot

Daffodil bouquet | Elena Pavlova Photography | see more on:

Drawing inspiration from spring and all the beauty that the season brings with it, this exquisite bridal boudoir inspiration shoot from Elena Pavlova Photography is a breath of fresh air with its cheery yellow floral designs and feminine lingerie choices! From Elena Pavlova – “Can you imagine a better start for your wedding day that waking up in a sea of yellow flowers? The decorations are inspired by the long-awaited spring – we wanted to … [Continue reading]

caribbean vow renewal

St Lucia Vow Renewal

For those of you who follow me on Instagram you know I’ve been spending some time in the Caribbean styling editorial shoots in St. Lucia and I’m so pleased to bring you the latest of them today! ( See the first one here ). For this vow renewal inspiration shoot at The Landings, St. Lucia I wanted to create an intimate setting that was both luxurious and reminiscent of home while paying homage to the ‘passage of time’ and recommitment to each other and your loved … [Continue reading]

earthy mountain elopement in hawaii

Hawaii wedding inspiration | Just B Photography | see more on:

What a treat today from the fabulous Just B Photography! Filled with gorgeous floral designs from Passion Roots and a truly unique and unexpected setting on Oahu, Hawaii – today’s wedding inspiration shoot is the stuff of elopement dreams. From Just B – “Hawaii needs to help in representing the vibrant foliage and sunny beaches. I wanted to feature a contrasting face of paradise, a rough and overgrown desolate space that can be filled with love … [Continue reading]

romantic rustic wedding inspiration shoot

Barn wedding ceremony | Laura Smith Photography | see more on:

Today’s darling rustic wedding editorial from Laura Smith Photography effortlessly combines feminine details with a ranch setting and to top it all off the real couple who modeled in the shoot ended up renewing their vows on the spot! From Laura Smith Photography – “This was a styled shoot inspired by romantic country details. Our couple was Melissa and Ray; a real married couple that was ecstatic to have the opportunity to renew their … [Continue reading]

sargent’s bride

John Singer Sargent bride

When a group of wedding pros who all studied Art History in college come together and get creative you know it’s going to be exquisite! Today’s stunning fashion editorial was inspired by artist John Singer Sargent and his work can be seen throughout this editorial, the resemblances easily drawn between his art and the breathtaking images by Lisa O’Dwyer. This inspiration shoot is a real beauty! From Frances of Prema – “John Singer Sargent's grand … [Continue reading]

preppy summer garden wedding

Preppy wedding invitations | Jenna Henderson Photography | see more on:

Kara and Jason’s preppy summer garden wedding is just too darling! It was a destination wedding for these two in Franklin, Tennessee and Jenna Henderson was there to capture not only their love, but also all the perfect details so lovingly chosen for their big day! I just adore a bride who coordinates her shoes with her décor! Kara and Jason’s wedding is southern preppy perfection with its perfectly stripes and big, bright pink peonies. … [Continue reading]

sand and sea – a fiji bridal session

Fiji Bridal Session and wedding inspiration | Kama Catch Me Photography | see more on:

This stunning bridal session inspirations shoot from Kama Catch Me Photography goes from sea to sand in Fiji with an array of stunning dresses and beautiful headpieces that are absolute perfection! The Sigatoka Sand Dunes on the island of Viti Levu in Fiji couldn’t be a more perfect location for a truly unique bridal session. And those gowns?! Stunning. Each and every one of them seems to have been made especially for Salanieta Koro, the … [Continue reading]

feminine and rustic botanical wedding

Feminine and rustic wedding

With some truly unique floral designs from Braided Briar and stunning imagery from Loblee Photography, today’s wedding inspiration shoot is the very definition of ‘rustic feminine’ and just couldn’t be any prettier! From Rebecca Hout of Braided Briar – “My inspiration behind the flowers for this shoot was pretty and pink.  I've done a couple of edgy, dark shoots lately and I wanted to have it be light, romantic and soft.  I love the pink … [Continue reading]

how to ask for money on your wedding day

How to ask for money for your wedding

Planning a wedding takes time and is so often fraught with many delicate decisions. Who’s the first person below the line on your invite list? Where should you seat Aunty Effie? DJ or Band? The list goes on. Well you no longer need to worry about how to manage your registry because digital wedding start-up Envelope Registry makes setting up your wedding registry a breeze. More to the point, Envelope Registry has made asking for money on you wedding day … [Continue reading]

scottish first look inspired shoot

Peach and mint wedding | Chantal Lachance-Gibson Photography | see more on:

From Chantal Lachance-Gibson Photography – “I wanted to create a first look inspired shoot since despite its popularity in North America, not as many couples in the UK opt in for it. It is such a romantic and intimate moment between the couple and it frees up a lot of time for the couple to enjoy their guests later on in the day. I thought doing a First Look inspired shoot would help bring more attention to this option and encourage couples to consider going … [Continue reading]

soft bohemian blues

Soft bohemian blue wedding inspiration board

Mixing a classic style with a fun bohemian one is a delightful way to design your wedding. This inspiration board titled ‘soft bohemian blues’ shows how! The couple in this wedding inspiration board has a definite free-spirited vibe about them and the details are all perfectly suited for a look that mixes classic with bohemian. The faux fur behind the invitations, the clay feather escort cards, and the air plants all have a boho vibe while the place … [Continue reading]

fashion editorial in sicily

Italian Bridal Fashion

With stunning backdrops that only Sicily can provide, today’s gorgeous wedding fashion editorial shoot from Stefano Santucci Photography features the perfect wedding day look not just for the bride, but for the groom too! From Stefano Santucci Photography – “This was a project inspired by Anna Fuca bridal fashions and we decided to shoot our editorial in Sicily in order to pay homage to the artistic and cultural beauty of Italy. The color and … [Continue reading]