silver lining

As winter approaches, consider an all silver wedding. It is timelessly classic and glamorous and with silver, go bold or go home. Splash silver all over everything from your dress to your wedding cake and even your four legged ring bearer! With that in mind, I’ve rounded up some extra silver details to love: glittering […]

dusk blue

If you love colors then I understand your excitement whenever Pantone’s color report comes out for the next season – and they’ve just announced their spring 2012 fashion color palette: What do we think? What is your favorite? I’m honestly having a hard time deciding but I think it might be dusk blue. The wedding […]

black and gold

One of my favorite details in this gold and black wedding inspiration board has to be the DIY spray painted animals. They are easy to make and add a glamourous touch of whimsey to reception tables! Check out the full DIY on Heodeza. They are just so fun at a wedding! I’m loving this gold […]

aqua, green, and gold

Aqua, green, and gold is such a beautiful combination, not only should you consider using it at your wedding, but carry over the loveliness to your honeymoon! All of the items below would be perfect for a warm weathered get-away after your big day. My favorite? Definitely that green dress (and it’s super affordable too!) […]

the kiss

Yesterday was the 150th birthday of Gustav Klimt. Born on July 14, 1862, Gustav worked with gold leaf in some of his most well-known pieces, such as The Kiss (seen in this wedding inspiration board) and the Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I (below). The golds, rusty reds, and subtle greens in his works are perfection. photo credits: gold wedding […]

the great gatsby (reader request)

Many thanks to my very well-read friend Melanie for requesting this board! I couldn’t have asked for a better source of inspiration. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald is one of my favorite books out there and the new movie preview (seriously can’t wait to see this) was chock full of eye candy. I […]

pearlized {guest post}

Today we have Margaret from Straylight Photography with some useful tips for choosing and talking to your wedding photographer. She covers two very important topics (in my opinion) – photo editing and filters. Enjoy! “Hello everyone, Sara has been kind enough to let me do a little guest blog for her while she is away in […]

sophisticated bling {guest post}

Today’s guest post comes from the lovely, and newly married Ashley of Blush Love Wed fame and she’s here to tell us why, despite the current outdoor wedding trend, she happily chose a ballroom wedding. Take it away Ashley! “On my own blog, I haven’t spent a whole lot of time talking about my own […]

gold and peach

Peach and gold is such a lovely color combination – I think I’m obsessed! And it’s pretty new to the scene, so you’re sure to get a lot of ‘ooohs’ and ‘ahhhhs’ when your guests first see your color palette choice. Accessorize this breathtaking look with a pair of peach colored earrings, a stunning (as […]

pink peppermints

Pink Peppermint Bridal Shower invitations available here! And don’t forget to print the handy-dandy bridal shower checklist below! But before you do that… have you ever wondered where the tradition of a bridal shower came from? Its roots lie in old dowry practices. In western cultures if a poor woman was to be married and […]

french chateau

Looking to purchase your own French Chateau? Check out the castles (literally!) here. I’ve got my heart set on this 34 million Euro stunner with an indoor lap pool (a must!) Husband to me: “keep dreaming.” Perfectly elegant and chateau-worthy bridal jewelry available at Bespoken For. In order to avoid going over the top at […]

the antiquarian post

“The Antiquarian Post acts as a visual journal for Antiquaria creators Emma James and Bailey Amon. Always on a quest for visual perfection and a well-curated life, each issue explores their current inspirations and obsessions.” – Needless to say, the gorgeous eye candy in each issues now has me hooked. photo credits

art deco

Art deco is an eclectic aesthetic that began in Paris in the 1920s. Art deco represents elegance, glamour, modernity, and functionality. The art deco style had a major resurgance in the 1980s when graphic design went digital and is today a popular wedding style choice. Don’t you just love the artwork by Artful Sharon (my […]

all that is gold

All that is gold does glitter! I am about to nerd out on y’all in a major way… the original phrase, ‘all that is gold does not glitter,’ is the title of a poem written by J.R.R. Tolkien for The Lord of the Rings. All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who […]