rust-inspired urban wedding

It’s sort of amazing how the weather can affect the outcome of an inspiration board that I’m working on. This rust-inspired urban wedding inspiration board was pulled together on a rainy day and even has some grey sky in it! Rust isn’t the first color you think of when you think wedding, but it is […]

monochromatic and romantic

It’s no secret that monochromatic weddings are my favorites! It’s really hard to go wrong with a classic and timeless color palette of subtle blues, white, gray, and khaki. While pulling this wedding inspiration board I kept thinking of a destination wedding somewhere along the Adriatic Coast. It fits! A simple and chic cake, lace-trimmed […]

neutrals and peach with a hint of blush

Neutral centered color palettes are just so perfect for weddings, no matter what the season. They’re soft, romantic, and easy to work with. Khaki browns, gold, the softest hint of blush, ivory, sage, and a gentle power blue look so flawless with a little peach thrown into the mix. Gold elevates the look and gives […]

vintage prairie wedding

Today’s vintage prairie wedding inspiration board piles on the sweetness and then packs a little punch with moonshine wedding favors. I love the idea of playing off of the big blue sky for an al fresco wedding out in a field. Bits of blue in your décor (like on the table linen and wedding invitation) […]


A gorgeous, outdoor amber-colored wedding would be absolutely perfect for late summer nuptials! Amber colored weddings usually say fall – and this wedding inspiration board certainly has a little autumn flavor, but you can make it more late-summer appropriate with a few tweaks. A lush green bridal bouquet, a barely there body skimming wedding dress, […]

pomegranate, cherry, and chocolate

With a touch of antique gold, this warm pomegranate and cherry inspiration board looks flawless next to chocolate-brown wood tones and thoughtful, elegant details. One plush motif that I love in this wedding inspiration board is the crushed velvet ribbons. They look especially elegant wrapped around the bridal bouquet, silverware, and strewn across the wedding […]

glamorous destination wedding inspiration

I love the idea of bringing a glamorous old world look to an exotic destination wedding and this wedding inspiration board does just that! The image of the two gold chairs overlooking Bangkok’s bay in Thailand were the catalyst for this inspiration board. Those gold chairs are just so glamorous and I adore the juxtaposition […]

romantic misty mountain wedding

This romantic misty mountain wedding inspiration board has a soft, organic feeling to it that captures what weddings are all about – you and your loved one! Simple, thoughtful, and well-done details are essential when designing your wedding around a neutral color palette. For an organically styled wedding incorporate seasonal touches like hot chocolate and […]

sophisticated fall wedding

The elegant simplicity of this fall wedding inspiration board, with its warm chocolate browns and notes of cinnamon, is what makes it so sophisticated! Fall weddings are often done in two styles – one style is themed on abundance (see here), and the other, like today’s inspiration board, uses the more subtle and cooler colors […]

coffee and cotton themed wedding

Cupcakes, champagne, chandeliers – there are so many wonderful things that start with the letter C and this gorgeous autumn inspiration shoot from ShutterChic Photography shows off two more – coffee and cotton! One of the many reasons why fall weddings are so wonderful is because you can easily bring a sense of sweet coziness […]

pantone colors for fall wedding

When combined, Pantone’s 2013 colors for fall make a unique and fun palette for a wedding. They evoke the many changes that take place during the season and range from the warmly vivid vivacious and samba to the majestic emerald and dramatic koi. The deep greens, coffee-colored carafe, and dark turbulent gray provide the perfect […]

autumn wedding palette

Autumn is here – and there’s no better way to celebrate this wonderfully festive season than with a beautiful fall wedding inspiration board! There’s just something SO lovely about autumn weddings. A cozy brown, pumpkin orange, and gold color palette couldn’t be more perfect for fall brides. Fall is a fabulous time for breathtaking displays […]

earth toned wedding

This brownish-red Earth toned wedding inspiration board is inspired by the gorgeous dirt colors of Sedona, Arizona! I don’t know if you have red dirt where you live, but we have it here in Hawaii and Sedona is famous for it. The stuff actually drives me nuts. It functions as a dye and will destroy […]

board game wedding: chess

I’ve got another installment of the board game wedding series for you today and this time the inspiration is chess! It’s a game that I have absolutely no idea how to play, but I do know that it has a rich history and that’s the catalyst for this wedding inspiration board. Chess originated in India […]

board game wedding: chutes and ladders

The board game wedding series continues today with a one inspired by Chutes and Ladders. For this wedding inspiration board I went quite literal with the game’s title and focused on ways to use ladders in your wedding! Chutes and Ladders has its roots in ancient India where it was called Snakes and Ladders and […]

zodiac wedding: pisces

The zodiac wedding series today continues with an ocean themed wedding inspiration board for our Pisces brides! If you were born between February 19th and March 20th then this one is just for you. Pisces brides tend to lean towards mysticism and spirituality – they are definitely deep ladies. They’re super sensitive (the most sensitive […]