flowers and bones

Bone themed wedding

Titled Flowers & Bones - this breathtakingly creative wedding editorial from Mikhail Loskutov Photography and Flower Bazar is a study in contrasts, one that combines different eras and pulls in a magical, bewitched beauty in the most alluring way! From Mikhail Loskutov – “The inspiration behind this editorial came to mind when we found an abandoned 19th century mansion close to the city. The location was so outstanding in … [Continue reading]

scenes from bridal market

Modern Trousseau | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

Living so far from NYC means that I haven’t yet had the chance to attend Bridal Market (next year… promise!) but I’ve always been super lucky in having a set of eyes there each year and this year Chelsea of Bit of Ivory Photography was sweet enough to send some images from a few of my favorites! CAROL HANNAH  Project Runway alum Carol Hannah always creates with such elegance, sophistication, and unique design concepts and her newest collection is no different … [Continue reading]

destination wedding inspiration in florence

Destination wedding in Florence

With a certain something that only Florence, Italy can provide, today’s wedding editorial from Matthew Ree Photography is simply dripping with beauty. Before you look though be sure you’ve seen part one of this two-part editorial here… the engagement! I love how these wedding pros let the beauty of their venue and the city shine through everything they created. The bride looks absolutely breathtaking and there’s an air of romance that is … [Continue reading]

playful florentine engagement

Engagement in Florence

Nothing says romance quite like a picnic engagement along the banks of the Arno next to the iconic Ponte Vecchio in Florence. With wine and adorable wardrobe styling, this engagement inspiration shoot from Matthew Ree Photography hits all the right notes. This engagement editorial is elegance and chic simplicity all wrapped in one delightful package. I can’t get enough of it. Be sure to stop by later today for part two of this incredible … [Continue reading]

dia de los muertos wedding inspiration shoot

Dia de los muertos wedding invitations | Dana Fernandez Photography | see more on:

With plenty of color, a stunning black wedding dress, and details that simply couldn’t be any more perfect – Dana Fernandez Photography’s Dia De Los Muertos wedding inspiration shoot is an exquisite celebration that just has to be seen to be believed! From Dana Fernandez Photography – “Although Dia De Los Muertos is associated with the dead, it’s quite the opposite – a celebration of life! A vibrant celebration full of color, food, and mucho … [Continue reading]

fashion editorial in an edwardian mansion

Vancouver mansion wedding

Combine a luxurious, Edwardian-era mansion with sweet floral designs and bohemian bridal looks and you’ll get pure bridal bliss. Today’s fashion editorial from Kirill Bordon Photography does exactly that! From Kirill Bordon Photography – “This shoot was inspired by a beautiful Vancouver wedding venue that is more than 100 years old and founded in 1907 - Hycroft, the heritage Edwardian clubhouse. Alexander Duncan McRae built the home and … [Continue reading]

event recap: THINK PINK

Denver Colorado THINK PINK event

THINK PINK is a boutique bridal experience in the best possible way because it benefits a worthy cause – The Wedding Pink, which donates a wedding to a couple that has been affected by breast cancer. This past month in Denver, Colorado a team of amazing wedding pros united for this cause and the results are awe-inspiring!  Images by Carrie King Photographer From Party Singers' Julia Tobey & Jayme Boyter – “Over one hundred excited wedding … [Continue reading]

natural looking beauty tutorial

Natural Makeup

There’s one person on this island that I trust with my face and that’s Heather Saffery. She did my makeup for my wedding, the Ku’u Lei shoot, and every other event I’ve needed to look great for! Today she’s here sharing steps for a healthy, natural look along with some behind the scenes shots by Just B Photography. From Heather – The key to achieving a natural look begins with basic skincare and thorough gentle cleansing is the first step. Your makeup will … [Continue reading]

uniquely chic autumn wedding

Beautiful fall wedding with a naked cake and classic car

Fall weddings manage to provoke a warm and comforting feeling, even when held outside. This autumn wedding inspiration board combines the best of fall’s most popular wedding colors in a chic and timeless way. The naked cake in this autumnal wedding inspiration board really makes it for me. The alternating color layers are so unique, and so perfect for a fall wedding. Plus, it manages to combine all of the colors in this inspiration board into one – blush … [Continue reading]

vintage emerald boudoir session

Vintage style boudoir session in NYC

Today’s boudoir inspiration shoot from You Look Lovely Photography has got to be one of my favorites. It’s sultry yet feminine and it’s all done with a vintage, big city vibe that’s impossible not to love! From Adeline of You Look Lovely Photography – “Cassandra, the owner and milliner of Fox and Hare handcrafted each of the gorgeous hats in these photos. Each one was designed with the vision of a vintage bride-to-be. With this … [Continue reading]

3 ways to style a lilly pulitzer wedding

Lily Pulitzer wedding ideas

Lilly Pulitzer dresses make adorable bridesmaids gowns and today’s editorial shoot from JoPhoto, Honeybee Events, and LB Floral shows 3 different ways to style your wedding around them. With iconic Lilly Pulitzer prints, bohemian gowns in different shades of blue, and preppy seersucker options – there is plenty here to inspire! ICONIC LILLY PULITZER PRINTS With your bridesmaids in fun and colorful Lilly Pulitzer prints it’s really hard to go wrong. Keep the … [Continue reading]

modern and colorful DIY wedding

Modern Color Filled Wedding

Filled with some seriously fun color combinations and a heady dose of glamorous gold, Raquel and Darren’s wedding, photographed beautifully by Amy Steed Photography, channels the modern fun of a Kate Spade wedding theme in the most perfect way! From Amy Steed Photography – “Raquel and Darren’s gorgeous summer wedding came together in just a few months and was a labor of love for both of their families. Every detail was well thought out and … [Continue reading]

jannie baltzer’s parisian-inspired collection

Jannie Baltzer Bridal Accessories

Channeling vintage glam and Art Deco Parisian-inspired elegance; Jannie Baltzer’s 2015 Collection is a thing of beauty. Her pieces are crafted from the finest materials like lux French lace & silk tulle and each is handmade in her Copenhagen studio. Shot beautifully by Sandra Aberg Photography, this editorial fashion shoot exudes French bohemianism in the most delightful way! From Jannie Baltzer – “My 2015 collection is inspired by old … [Continue reading]

wooded floral wedding inspiration

Copper wedding invitations for a forest wedding | My Dear Love | see more on:

Not only did Ray & Alyssa of My Dear Love photograph today’s wooded floral wedding inspiration shoot perfectly but they also DIYed all of the fabulous details. It’s elegance combined with a natural beauty that only a forest can provide. Prepare yourself to fall in love with this free-spirited bohemian look! From Ray & Alyssa of My Dear Love – “For this shoot we were instantly inspired by the bride’s blue and white floral dress from Free … [Continue reading]