old world splendor in grey

From Vitaly Ageev – “The biggest surprise for our crew was the venue. We chose the location in advance based on some pictures from google and the advice of locals from reviews but we never imagined the greatness of the Rixos Hotel in Sochi, Russia: the century-old walls and the splendor of the building. Around […]

loft love: a bridal session in queens

From Mandy Forlenza Sticos – “The top floor of the new, chic addition to Queens, Boro Hotel, boasts pristine city views and is a perfect backdrop for the light and airy ode to love that the photographer, Maria Doka, and I hoped to create for this bridal inspiration shoot!” From Mandy Forlenza Sticos – “The […]

aztec bridal inspiration

If there’s a perfect word to describe today’s bridal inspiration shoot from Abigail Malone and Design Studio South it would be the simple but effective word: cool. This Aztec-inspired editorial has such a fresh and trendy look with so many unique touches – what’s so marvelous is that they are combined in the perfect of […]

pastel bridal picnic in mexico

From Lucia Fatima – “Nayeli Blanquel and I developed this wedding inspiration shoot in order to showcase something not typically seen with weddings in Mexico – soft, pastel colors! We photographed it all in a private location and opted for a delicate bridal picnic thinking that it was something both feminine and unique.” From Lucia Fatima […]

sicilian seaside session

With a heady dose of old world charm (it was shot seaside in Sicily, after all), today’s exquisite bridal session from Stefano Santucci features a lovely sea-blue wedding dress from Anna Fucà Atelier and details that effortlessly take the scene from day to a romantic, candlelit night! Be sure to catch more features from Stefano Santucci here, […]

honolulu rooftop portrait session

As a former, almost decade long resident of the beautiful island of Oahu, today’s Honolulu rooftop wedding portrait inspiration shoot went straight to my heart! Studio 3511 captured the love, joy, and excitement of a newlywed couple with the urban chic, yet island-y and natural beauty of Honolulu as a backdrop. There’s so much to […]

winter’s foil by walt whitman

From Tulip + Rose Photography – “Winter in the Midwest is a unique time of inspiration. There’s a feeling of embracing the cold and snow for what it is and looking forward to spring’s awakening. Walt Whitman put it best in his piece ‘Winter’s Foil.’ With this in mind, we set out to create a […]

primavera: italian bridal inspiration

Shot at Pearl & Godiva’s Styling Pilgrimage, WarmPhoto captured one of the most gorgeous editorials I have ever seen! Filled with high fashion and epic floral designs (you can’t go wrong when brides and blooms collide!), Italian destination wedding inspiration shoot is a glamorous, old world stunner that will surely inspire! From WarmPhoto- “The inspiration […]

frida kahlo-themed bridals

The draw to Frida Kahlo lies in her singularity. Her ability to inspire women from across generations and across cultures makes her an amazing source of creativity and today’s wedding inspiration shoot conceptualized and photographed by Tanja Wesel of Tausendschön Photographie shows one example of that. There’s so much to adore from this Frieda Kahlo […]

snowflakes and austrian art deco

From Maria Schnabl – “This is an Art Deco themed wedding inspiration shoot with a focus on style – the bridal gown is just divine! The flowers you’ll see in the background are spring snowflakes, one of the first flowers that blossom in middle Europe at the end of winter and the beginning of spring.” […]

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 […]

enchanted garden in tuscany

From Sandra: “Our source of inspiration was an enchanted and magical garden celebrating and capturing the beauty of a fairytale bride. A long cypress tree avenue leads the fairy bride to a wrought iron gate. Beyond the gate, a secret enchanting garden, inhabited by plants, essences and smells: birdcages, terracotta statues, fountains, topiary sculptures, rosemary bushes, […]

ethereal and romantic bridal session

From Andreia: “Sometimes it’s just the simple beauty of a bridal session that put stars in our eyes… We love to see a woman being transformed into a bride! Irina is calm and peaceful, she’s romantic and delicate… her smile is absolutely gorgeous.We just love the way she moves and holds the bouquet!!” “A soft light, […]

beachy bride and best friend portraits

From Savan: “The inspiration for this shoot was just that a, bride and her best friend to share a bridal session. Yes the focus is on the bride, but I also wanted to take gorgeous photos of the maid of honour too. The MOH plays a huge roll in the entire process of the bride’s […]

minimalist amsterdam bridal inspiration

I just adore the vibe in today’s bridal inspiration shoot from SUEGRAPHY. It’s euro-chic and romantic in all the best possible ways. It shows a bride in her wedding venue, with the details she has so carefully chosen, and through the beautiful photography you can see her thoughts and excitement. It truly is an inspirational […]

something blue destination bridal session

Today’s destination (hello Italy!) bridal session is the perfect ‘something blue.’ Whether you actually plan on wearing a pretty powder blue wedding dress or not, getting a few shots in something as classic and Cinderella-y as this is never a bad idea. Plus, you really can’t beat this gorgeous setting and the darling vintage details […]