2017 international wedding trend report

Great news! The 2017 International Wedding Trend Report, compiled by the International Academy of Wedding and Event Planning has been released! If you’re a part of the wedding industry or a forward-thinking bride, you should definitely take note. So what are the leading trend expert predictions for 2017? Find out by getting your copy of […]

newest, most exciting concept in destination weddings

I couldn’t be more thrilled today to introduce you to the newest and most exciting concept in destination weddings… Aisle Society has partnered with Abaco Beach Resort in the Bahamas to offer you Aisle Society Weddings – a carefully curated destination wedding experience designed by your favorite wedding influencers – the ladies of Aisle Society! […]

rough meets luxe NYE dinner + see you in 2017!

From Eileen of Buena Lane Photography – “The banquet table in the light-filled atrium at Folktale Winery is simply irresistible for an eloquent dinner party. To provide a cozy atmosphere, stylists Hanni Liliedahl and Patricia Griffen draped sheepskins over each seat to cocoon their guests. Wintery greens such as rosemary and citrus wax dotted the […]

contemporary vintage drink station in lilac + lavender

There is so much to inspire here today! Seventh Heaven Vintage Rentals turned their California studio into a summer field filled with lilac and lavender hues. They created a vintage drink station yet the entire design & style has contemporary elements that makes everything you see here fresh and fun for today’s bride! From Seventh […]

gastropub rehearsal dinner

Foodie culture is on the rise – and with good reason too! Who doesn’t love sharing a fabulous meal and drinks out with their closest friends and family?! Today’s editorial shows a rehearsal dinner concept at Savor, a Dallas Gastropub shot by Emily Katharine during Amanda Watson Workshops. Modern design, elegant touches, and of course […]

havana, cuba WORKSHOP

CUBA WORKSHOP! If you’ve been itching to get over to Havana for some photography opportunities this is your chance. These pros have been there and done that. They’ve got you covered so you can have a worry and stress-free experience allowing you to focus on soaking up the culture, history, and beauty of Cuba and […]

buzz worthy: a honey-themed event design

Pink Parasol Designs & Coordinating created magic again with a fabulous honey-themed event for HoneyBook! In case you haven’t heard of HoneyBook – you should – as they’re a company that streamlined bookings, invoicing, and more for event professionals (aka: they make the desk work easy, leaving you with more time to be creative!). Photographed by […]

the perfect wedding reception coffee bar

Hands down the best thing you can do at a wedding to really make it yours is to personalize it. Creating a personalized experience not only for you and your beau but also for your guests is not as hard as you may think, and it definitely goes beyond the monogram! One fabulous way to […]

behind the scenes on a southern-style inspiration shoot

From Claudette Marie Events – “After launching my company in 2013 I had really started to focus in on my client base and how I wanted my brand to be portrayed. I worked with Love Inspired and we updated my logo design to a more clean, sophisticated look and a new website to match. After […]

2016 wedding trend | marble

Marble details are definitely hot right now and it’s definitely going to stick around. Marble details are classically romantic and when the look is applied to unexpected elements it adds a modern, chic edge to your wedding. Marbling is also a great way to show off a little color at your wedding in an interesting […]

how to survive a summer, hot weather wedding

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 […]

how to have a 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 […]

rentivist: borrowed décor at your fingertips

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. […]

luxury texas hill country wedding venue – opening now!

If you missed our April blog post about Garden Grove in Austin, Texas you missed a gorgeous venue; but no worries I have another for you today plus some exciting news! This Sunday, June 26th they are officially opening their doors for the first time to the public. From 1-5pm you can see Austin’s newest wedding venue & find […]

hidden costs of wedding planning

Aside from the obvious items you have down on your wedding budget, like venue, photographer, stationery, flowers etc, there is another list. The ‘secret’ list. The list that might tip you over the edge. The list no one tells you about and you don’t think about until it’s happening to you. It’s called, on my […]

stylish wedding pros’ party in downtown san diego

From Cavin Elizabeth Photography – “I’ve always valued the art of building relationships in the wedding world. When I moved from DC to San Diego, forming new relationships with fellow wedding vendors was a huge priority. Working with talented, creative, and happy professionals makes the work you do incredibly enjoyable, especially when your work also […]