edgy elegance

Edgy elegant wedding inspiration board in black and pomegranate

Completely inspired by the moody, sultry shot of the bride in this inspiration board, I wanted to curate a look that was both edgy and modern yet totally elegant and timeless. There are so many details to adore in this wedding inspiration board. The bridal separates (and with a black skirt too! It’s so chic I can barely stand it) being one of them. The wedding invitations have a tribal vibe that’s totally on trend right now and the black wedding cake is will … [Continue reading]

southern fairytale engagement session

Southern Fairytale engagement shoot

From Jessica Sparks Photography – “Anna-Brooke and Bart are long-time friends of mine, and when they asked me be in their wedding as well as shoot it - I had to find a way to make it happen! A few months before their big day we got together at the incredibly charming Fly Creek Farm in Pulaski, Tennessee and pulled together the most romantic engagement session we could have dreamt up." From Jessica Sparks Photography – “Bart wore a tailored … [Continue reading]

classic estate wedding in silver and gold

Classic Estate Wedding in Silver and Gold

Styled and designed by Sarah Hannam in a huge, private estate in the UK, today’s wedding inspiration shoot, titled Whispers of Spring is nothing short of perfection. And just wait until you see the tablescape. Silver sequins against candlelight have never looked so divine! From Sarah Hannam – “ 'I shot Whispers of Spring' at Boconnoc, a huge private estate in Cornwall, Southern England owned by the Fortescue family. It's a fantastic … [Continue reading]

sweet underneath

Floral themed bridal boudoir

Now here is a bridal boudoir editorial that really inspires! Titled ‘sweet underneath,’ shot and directed by Destiny Dawn Photography with exquisite floral designs and co-production by Ooh La La Designs, it mixes the feminine with the alluring in the most romantic way possible. From Destiny Dawn Photography – “Shot at dusk, with the forest set as the backdrop we usher the viewer into a world of pure femininity and beauty. A deep and rich color … [Continue reading]

vintage marsala wedding

Marsala wedding invitations | Carike Ridout Photography | see more on:

From Karen of Lovilee – “The color ‘Marsala’ was announced as the Pantone color of the year for 2015. The name ‘Marsala’ is that of a wine, dry or sweet, produced in the region surrounding the Italian city of Marsala in Sicily with the distinct purple-red color. This color is the perfect hue for an autumn or winter wedding and provides richness to any palette. We opted to add some bright orange and other wintry feel colors to the shoot to create some warmth and … [Continue reading]

wish granted – an arabian nights wedding

Arabian Nights wedding inspiration | Calvina Photography | see more on:

From Calvina Photography – “True love is a beautiful mystery. We wanted to evoke the multi-dimensional, magic, romance and passion that deep love brings. Inspired by Arabian nights, we used deep, vibrant shades like oxblood, orchid, and tangerine. We love the juxtaposition of a wild organic feel with luxurious textiles - like sultry velvet, Persian rugs, furs, painted metals, and stained glass. By adding a moody bohemian undertone, we modernized this old-world … [Continue reading]

wild bridal portraits in the canary islands

Canary Island black sand beach bridal session | Sara D’Ambra Photography | see more on:

Wet and wild bridal sessions have never been prettier! Captured along the stunning lava rock coastline of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands, photographer Sara D’Ambra created a stunning bridal portrait editorial showcasing the raw emotions of love. From Sara D’Ambra – “Last February I was in Lanzarote (canary islands) for a trip and I got completely inspired by the beautiful and wild landscape of this breathtaking Island. The fluid and delicate dress … [Continue reading]

classic san diego engagement session

San Diego engagement session

With heaps of style and romantic elements, Jiny & Patrick’s engagement session, captured by Whiskers & Willow Photography in various locations around San Diego, is truly a classic one. From Whiskers & Willow Photography – “Jiny, from South Korea, and Patrick, from San Diego, met through mutual friends and the rest was history. For their engagement session Jiny wanted to be sure to visit the most iconic parts of San … [Continue reading]

geodes, feathers, and an airstream

Hippy Airstream Wedding

From Morgan at Cornerstone Photography – “Even though this was a stylized shoot, the inspiration behind it is very real. Jeff [the groom] and I went to college together (many moons ago) and during the last summer solstice, he married his beloved, with their adorable little boy in beautiful Colorado. Due to a short engagement I was already booked for another wedding on their day, but aspects of their wedding really inspired me to want to create a Hippy Wedding, … [Continue reading]

lavender bride

Lavender and eucalyptus wedding ideas | Elisaveta Sudarikova | see more on:

What a perfectly dreamy way to style your bridals – with lavender! Just imagine the dreamy scent as you pose as a bride-to-be. It’s intoxicating! Elisaveta Sudarikova shows us ways to style a bridal session using lavender as the base, incorporating eucalyptus leaves, a lavender gown and mini cake. From Elisaveta Sudarikova – “Lavender and soft pastels inspired me to create this bridal portrait editorial. My beautiful model, Lena, reminds me of an … [Continue reading]

st. lucia destination wedding

Destination wedding in St. Lucia

Earlier this year I had the amazing opportunity to design and style a wedding inspiration shoot in the Caribbean at The Landings, St, Lucia with Mikkel Paige Photography and I am beyond thrilled to share it with you here today! It was a dream come true seeing all of the various aspects of the editorial come together in such a flawless way and in such a perfectly spectacular setting. THE VENUE The Landings, St Lucia is by far one of the most … [Continue reading]

fiesta – your first dinner party as newlyweds

Fiesta dinner place setting | Maddie Richards Photography | see more on:

There is something so innocent about hosting your first dinner party. Young couples, fresh new dishes, maybe you get to pull out your drink dispenser wedding gift for the first time, and what better excuse to get a giant centerpiece to fill your table?! Brittni and David hosted their first dinner party as newlyweds and OMG was it a cute one. Styled by Wagner Weddings and Events & captured by Maddie Richards Photography – it’s sure to inspire ways to use your … [Continue reading]

sweet and simple summer wedding

Sweet simple summer wedding in pink and green

Sweet and simple is back in style and today’s darling shoot from Jessica Green Photography will prove why. When it comes down to it, your wedding day is about you two, and if keeping things under control but still perfectly pretty suits you both just fine then you’re going to just adore today’s pink and green wedding editorial! From Jessica Green Photography – “When deciding what we wanted to shoot, we thought back to the theme of sweet and … [Continue reading]

the ultimate guide to dressing your guy

Groom's wear guide and groomsmen attire

Whether's its your husband-to-be, his groomsmen, or your own father, you're going to want them to look their best at your wedding! Courtesy of The Dark Knot (creators of gorgeous silk ties, and tie of the month clubs! Hello perfect groomsmen gift...) today's post is truly the ultimate guide to dressing your guy! Rishi Chullani is a necktie entrepreneur and men's formal wear style blogger with The Dark Knot.  With approximately 120 designs, The Dark Knot carries … [Continue reading]