birch bark and beach themed wedding

Birch bark and beach themed wedding inspiration board

Bark from birch trees has such a unique and distinctive pattern of black dashes  – I really wanted to play on that for today’s wedding inspiration board! The trick with a birch bark themed wedding is to not take it too literally. The only place in this inspiration board with actual birch bark patterns is […]

holiday couture: gothic glam

Gothic glam bridal style | Alea Lovely Photography |

When Alea Lovely set out to create this four-part holiday couture series she said – “I wanted to switch things up a bit and create something much different than I normally do” and today’s shoot is a shining example of this adventurous spirit! Definitely different and definitely gorgeous, this couture gothic glam look is a […]

punk chic

chic punk wedding inspiration with a black tulle skirt

Looking for a wedding style that is fashionable, trendy, and a little edgy? Go with an unexpected mix of punk fashion elements and chic, feminine wedding colors and design details like those in today’s inspiration board. The ripped t-shirt and black bra (definitely edgy for a wedding!) combined with a glamorous black tulle skirt definitely […]

and the bride wore black

Black tan and tangerine wedding colors

I love the idea of spinning tradition on its head and having the bride wear black and all the bridesmaids in white! This black, tan, and tomato red wedding inspiration board shows a stylish way to do just that. Deciding to wear black on your wedding day is definitely taking a little jaunt on the […]

board game wedding: monopoly

Black and white striped wedding

The board game wedding series continues today with a black and white striped inspiration board based on Monopoly! The inspiration behind this Monopoly theme is the jail square on the classic board. For whatever reason, I always found myself in jail while playing this game with my family and having to roll the dice all […]

zodiac wedding: taurus

Black, red, emerald wedding

It has been so much fun dreaming up wedding inspiration boards for all the zodiac signs and this one for Taurus brides is the last in the series. Time for me to start thinking of another series…. but until then – if you were born between April 20th and May 20th – then this one […]

intimate outdoor luxury (reader request)

Luxurious outdoor wedding ideas

I know it has been a while since I’ve published a reader request – but this one is too gorgeous not to share! This wedding inspiration board was created for  Christian who is having an intimate wedding this October in Annapolis, Maryland. Christian wrote and said: “Help! I am overwhelmed trying to nail down my […]

classic black and white

Classic black and white wedding inspiration

Black and white weddings are sophisticated and chic – and best of all – they never go out of style! This black and white wedding inspiration board has a bit of a film noir vibe that is both smoking hot and elegant at the same time. For an all black and white wedding it is […]

modern black and white

Modern black and white

Trying to plan a minimalist wedding in a world of pouffy? Ladies – this modern black and white inspiration board is for you! Black and white weddings are usually done like this – a pretty equal mix of black and white. But for a more modern take on a black and white wedding choose one […]

game of thrones themed wedding

game of thrones themed wedding

A Game of Thrones wedding is a fabulous idea if you’re a fan of the HBO series or the books by George R.R. Martin. But here’s the trick: you don’t have to take your source of inspiration literally! That’s just what inspiration is, it ignites a creative spark and you go from there. For this […]

black and mint

black and mint wedding inspiration

This black and mint wedding inspiration board is a nice twist on a classic black and white wedding. Mint weddings are perfect for winter and spring and add certain sense of youth. The vintage mint suitcases, black wood cake stand, and button escort cards also give this inspiration board a fun retro vibe! Loving that […]

wedding getaway car

black and gold wedding inspiration board

If there is one classic image of a wedding it’s that of the getaway car; tin cans and streamers hanging from the bumper, a ‘just married’ sign in the rear window, and the couple being driven away as they embark on their new lives together. Grooms and groomsmen have traditionally taken care of the getaway […]

ink and pearl inspiration

Chanel wedding inspiration shoot / Bit of Ivy Photography

You were expecting a Sunday Edition, weren’t you? Well, I have a special treat for you instead since I’ve been off island all week at my Dad’s surprise birthday party. Today we have this stunning black and white Chanel inspired shoot from Bit of Ivory Photography and Orchestrated Stylized Shoots called “Ink & Pearl” (side […]

polka dot wedding ideas

polka dot styled shoot from Sara Lucero

I’ve had this polka dot wedding inspiration board cued up for a while now and then Sara Lucero shared this amazing bridesmaids breakfast styled shoot with me! Isn’t it stunning? I think it is one of my favorite inspiration shoots thus far. Polka dots are joyous and playful and I love the idea of doing […]