board game wedding: life

The board game wedding series continues today with a classic and traditional all white wedding themed after the game Life! The classic board game Life always seemed so traditional to me. Each square encouraged you to do what you’re ‘supposed’ to do: go to college, get married, buy a home, have or adopt babies, and […]

timeless wedding style

If you’re a timeless, classic bride then this powder blue and white wedding inspiration board is just the right look for you! Simple but thoughtful details done in a classic white, ivory, and powder blue color palette with bits of fresh green and antique gold is perfect for a sophisticated and elegant wedding. A square […]

an all white wedding

All white weddings are the epitome of sophistication. They’re a little harder to pull off than you think – but the look is SO worth it! All white weddings are exactly that – all white. The look is extremely chic, sophisticated, and very memorable. This is one of those cases where you will want your […]

modern victorian (reader request)

This reader requested wedding inspiration board was created for Stepheni who was inspired by the inside of a mussel shell! Stepheni wrote and said “I want our wedding to be a modern version of a Victorian wedding. Not theatrical or kitschy. The feeling I want to recreate is a dinner party with 20-40 people helping […]

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 […]

spanish lace

I was really honored when Nikkol of Peter Loves Jane asked me to contribute to her lovely e-magazine Be Loved this month! I’ve been obsessing over Spanish influences lately and so when she asked me to compile a short editorial titled My Wedding: Re-Designed I jumped at the opportunity to share my favorite wedding vibe. This […]

red, white, and blue

After a heart-breaking and horrifying week for the us here in the United States I thought that the red, white, and blue could use a little love. When thinking of this nation for inspiration of course the countryside sprang to mind, but not the rustic American farm wedding style we usually see. This time I […]

geometric wedding

Geometric patterns are cropping up everywhere in wedding land and so they should be! This wedding inspiration board shows just how gorgeous a modern geometric themed wedding can be. The neutral colors allow the intricate patterns and lines to shine through making for a simply beautiful and sophisticated wedding. To pull this look off right […]

ethereal

This ethereal wedding inspiration board is truly magical. Sometimes, one word is enough to inspire and ‘ethereal’ is definitely one of them. Light, airy, and tenuous, an ethereal wedding is romantic and feminine with a ‘barely there’ color scheme. Start with ivory and white and add other soft touches of blush and neutral hues. Instead […]

charming garden

This light green and white wedding inspiration board is the perfect color palette for a late winter, early spring wedding. The greens are so fresh, vibrant, and full of promise and when paired with crisp whites – this look can’t be beat! Wanting more? Be sure to check out: photo credits: escort cards, bride, & […]

barbie and ken’s wedding

Barbie and Ken are finally getting married! It’s probably clear  to everyone that during my childhood I hosted one too many Barbie weddings…and it was remembering them that led me to creating this wedding inspiration board (and in the interest of full disclosure – Barbie got married to all of my brother’s Ninja Turtles – […]

new year’s day

Happy New Year’s everybody! I thought for the very first post of the new year, and after yesterday’s glamorous black and gold wedding inspiration boards we’d flip the coin and go with some white and gold wedding inspiration! Isn’t this look stunning? I can already tell that this is going to be one of my […]

12 days of christmas: 10 lords a leaping

I have to say that of the whole 12 Days of Christmas series this one was the most challenging for me – until I found those adorable name card holders from Pottery Barn. I’ve always a fan of white and green weddings and when you throw in some leaping lords, Christmas ornaments, and a winter […]

12 days of christmas: 9 ladies dancing

For ‘9 ladies dancing’ a ballet themed wedding inspiration board is just the ticket. Combine dusty pinks with whites, have your bridesmaids wear ballet flats, and give a nod to the masters of ballet with Russian details like Faberge eggs and a samovar tea service after your reception meal! View all 12 Days of Christmas here! […]

12 days of christmas: 8 maids a milking

Milk glass, though first made during the 16th century in Venice, became hugely popular in England at the end of the 19th century. Its common name obviously comes from its opaque white color and milk glass, when used in weddings, adds a lovely and clean country vintage vibe. Pair other neutral colors like tans, linens, […]

frost

Well, it’s officially December! It certainly does not feel like the holiday season here in Hawaii but all I have to do to get into the spirit of things is take a peek at Pinterest. Winter weddings, while not as popular as spring or summer weddings are absolutely beautiful if done up in with the […]