how to survive a summer, hot weather wedding

Summer Outdoor Wedding Tips Keep Cool

We are smack bang in the middle of wedding season and that means a lot more outside wedding ceremonies, cocktail hours and receptions. Although they may be beautiful there are some things as a guest you need to pre plan for. FOOTWEAR If your ceremony is on grass or sand, you need to make sure your footwear is appropriate. Check with the couple how formal the event is. If its informal and on the beach, I think you can get away with holding your shoes and … [Continue reading]

maui bridals in couture

Kojo Couture Wedding Dress

With the breathtaking backdrop of Lona Ridge Estate in Maui as a venue, an even more stunning gown and bride-to-be model take center stage with a these images from Anna Kim Photography and Bliss Wedding Design. Every composition is a wow moment! The lush mountains and pristine grounds that Maui is known for is the perfect way to have a tropical wedding without being on the beach. The wedding gown from Kojo Couture was escorted to the island from … [Continue reading]

the flower shop: a marilyn monroe inspired shoot

Gold Sequin Wedding Cake

From Corette Faux – “I teamed up with hair and make-up artist, Karen from Lushly So to recreate some fun, flirtatious, glamorous looks reenacting scenes from Ladies of the Chorus starring the famous Marilyn Monroe. The movie’s plot follows Monroe, a chorus girl and a man who falls in love with her, sends her flowers every night without signing the card. The heroine, curious of the identity of her secret admirer, goes to the florist shop to learn his identity… The … [Continue reading]

our review: WeddingMoons at Sandals

Sandals WeddingMoons at Sandals Royal Bahamian in the Bahamas | Photography: Alexis June Weddings | @sandalsresorts + @aislesociety | #aislesocietylovessandals #WeddingMoons #SandalsRoyalBahamian #NoWorryMovement #ASretreat2016

As many of you who know and follow this blog on Instagram, a few months ago I was lucky enough to spend a few days in the Bahamas at Sandals’ Royal Bahamian all-inclusive resort with fellow Aisle Society wedding bloggers and Alexis June Weddings captured all of it. Not only was the resort and our experience there spectacular, but we had an absolute blast, as you can probably imagine when so many wonderful ladies in the same industry get together! The whole … [Continue reading]

petals, metals, and stone

Rhinestone Wedding

I must say that I am all kinds of obsessed with this unique and spirited wedding inspiration shoot from Grant & Deb Photographers. The color palette is truly one-of-a-kind and the neon, glittering, and glamorous rhinestone décor is truly wonderful, adding a sense of fun to the entire look! From Grant & Deb Photographers – “Discover a new kind of bohemian. The bold textures and glimmering hues of metals and stones inspire a fresh spread of … [Continue reading]

mysterious + dramatic geode wedding

Geode wedding ideas with a floral print napkin | Ed & Aileen Photography

From Ed & Aileen Photography – “Inspired by the complexities and peculiar nature of the geode, these talented vendors brought together a vision that was not only incredibly beautiful, but also dramatic. Andria Madsen Events coordinated this wedding editorial and found the perfect location - a rustic and mysterious barn!” From Ed & Aileen Photography – “This editorial shoot features two stunning dresses and colorful crystals/geodes. We were … [Continue reading]

an intimate june forest wedding

Beaded pale yellow wedding dress

Phil and Rita were married in the most intimate and beautiful way during a cool day in June in a suburb outside of Moscow. These two really pulled out all the stops as far as wedding details are concerned, setting up a sweetheart table and Rita donned the most stunning gown. The intimacy of their beautiful day started in the morning as the two got ready to say I Do together. See it all below from Alena Plaks and prepare to be swept off your feet! From … [Continue reading]

how to have a winter wedding in summer

Winter Wedding in Summer

No one can style a winter-themed wedding quite as beautifully as Russians and today’s editorial from Svetlana Strizhakova is proof. Winter weddings are absolutely stunning and they bring up feelings of warmth, love, family, and intimacy that go hand in hand with the season. But – what if you want a winter-themed wedding in the middle of summer? Well – today this team of wedding pros shows you how! THE COLOR PALETTE: Choose a winter color palette and make … [Continue reading]

whimsical pink + berry styled shoot

Pink and Berry Wedding

From Photographer Anna Markley – “This inspiration shoot has gorgeous colors, a romantic mansion setting, and unique design elements. Along with the pink and berry color scheme, the stylist (Ashley Henry) also chose to incorporate modern design elements of glass, crystal, and other clear materials into the theme. The invitations and menus were designed on plexiglass and clear Chiavari chairs sat at a table decked out with cascading pink flowers, suspended by … [Continue reading]

organic luxe garden celebration

Luxe garden wedding ideas | Phindy Studios

From Krista of CJ’s Off The Square – “When in a garden, there is a natural inclination to highlight the lush greenery, blurring the boundary between indoors and out. For the annual Wedding and Event Style Showcase at CJ's Off the Square, we paired thoughtful details, unique furnishings and a relaxed vibe to bring our Organic Luxe theme to life. Phiny Studios captured everything perfectly!” From Krista of CJ’s Off The Square – “The space was set with … [Continue reading]

rentivist: borrowed décor at your fingertips

Rent your wedding decor with Rentivist |

Stunning, chic, modern, elegant, eclectic… no matter what sort of décor you’re seeking for your wedding, engagement party, editorial shoot, rehearsal dinner, get together – you don’t have to spray paint cheap plastic vases gold anymore and you don’t have to shell out a lot of money for décor items you’ll only ever you once. Why? Because Rentivist exists! Rentivist.com connects people, small businesses, collectors, hoarders, and havers-of-nice-things to other … [Continue reading]

foodie focused tuscan-inspired wedding

Foodie and Wine Wedding

*editorial note – this shoot showcases two different bride models wearing various gowns, but one groom! I thought I’d throw that note in there to avoid any raised eyebrows ;-) From Sandra Nicole Designs – “The inspiration for this shoot, came from the amazing area of Tuscany in Italy. It is a country that I have a connection with, its people, their history, the amazing art and extraordinary cuisine. When I am in Tuscany, every sense gets stimulated, sight, … [Continue reading]

floral bohemian glam

Vintage floral plate table number | Monika Gauthier Photography

From Planner & Stylist, Pure Luxe Bride – “This 'Bohemian Glam' styled shoot at Boals Farm captured by Monika Gauthier Photography is the perfect example of why you shouldn't be afraid of bold colors! Our inspiration came from the rustic feel of the venue and the floral napkin you will see incorporated into the tabletop, which helped bloom the rest of the design. We chose to work with vibrant hues of fuchsia, yellow, burgundy, and navy with the transition of … [Continue reading]

colorful modern vineyard styled shoot

Colorful Modern Vineyard Wedding

Inspired by a warm citrus color palette and attainable wedding inspiration, LK Events and Design, Stephanie Yonce Photography, and the entire creative team made a vibrant dream come true at Upper Shirley Vineyards in Charles City, Virginia! With potted plants and bushes, the riverview ceremony site provided a fun and chic backdrop for the wedding party in high-low gowns, handsome tuxedos, and mismatched dresses. Yellows, mint greens, and corals … [Continue reading]

your bachelorette party: BEST.WEEKEND.EVER

Bach Weekend

Your bachelorette is all about creating the best.weekend.ever. for her last fling before the ring. It’s these experiences that make memories that last a lifetime, and that’s where Bach Weekend comes in. Bach Weekend takes an awesome destination (right now you can choose from Miami, New Orleans, or Nashville), epic moments that only they can pull off (VIP concert at a mansion anyone!?) and you’ll have the best bachelorette (or bachelor!) party ever! Did you … [Continue reading]

ariel + eric

Little Mermaid Wedding

From The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen - “FAR out in the ocean, where the water is as blue as the prettiest cornflower, and as clear as crystal, it is very, very deep; so deep, indeed, that no cable could fathom it: many church steeples, piled one upon another, would not reach from the ground beneath to the surface of the water above. There dwell the Sea King and his subjects…” “We must not imagine that there is nothing at the bottom of the sea … [Continue reading]