champagne and graffiti NYC elopement

Unique flower crown | Everly Studios | see more on:

Claire and Daniel eloped from the U.K to magical NYC and their resulting wedding photos from Everly Studios capture the impromptu joy of the occasion perfectly. These two soaked up the sights as well as their love for each other with a funky, unique style all their own! From Everly Studios – “For years, Claire and Daniel were happily coupled without feeling the pressure to get married. However, after becoming parents to a pair of now … [Continue reading]

3 hair and makeup looks for winter brides

Bridal Hairstyles

With a gorgeous array of exquisite hair and makeup looks from El Stile paired with stunning bridal gowns, today’s beauty editorial from Warmphoto is overflowing with luscious, steal-worthy looks and inspiration! LOOSE AND CURLY: I love these deliberate curls, left undone, and the sweet and simple makeup. The effect is effortless, yet totally pulled together and stunningly bridal. HALF - UP: This is such a unique way to wear your curly hair – it’s a … [Continue reading]

moody beauty – seaside bridal session in hawaii

Seaside bridal session in Hawaii

Last week I had the honor of attending Joelle Perry’s fashion show here in Honolulu where she showcased both some of her couture designs and some of her new ready-to-wear line. It was amazing! (see here). Today, Joelle Perry’s brilliance is on full display with this gorgeous seaside bridal editorial photographed by What A Day! Photography and Kylie Martin. I love that this bridal inspiration shoot showcases some of the ‘darker’ sides to Hawaii – … [Continue reading]

bohemian + chic – an engagement in two parts

Chic engagement session | Jenna Bechtholt Photography | see more on:

With two different looks – one bohemian and relaxed, the other chic and sophisticated, Jenny and Charles crafted a simply stunning engagement session for themselves, and it was all captured beautifully by Jenna Bechtholt Photography. This one is truly inspirational… From Jenna Bechtholt Photography – “Jenny and Charles are such a sweet and stylish couple! Their engagement session was simply a dream to photograph. They decided that they wanted … [Continue reading]

a fall romance in florida

Fall wedding in Florida

Complete with a unique color palette and to-die-for details, today’s wedding editorial shoot from Erika Delgado Photography and Bella Lilly Studio takes the best of the season and creates absolutely perfect wedding magic! From Elizabeth Betancourt of Bella Lilly Studio – The inspiration behind this shoot is deeply rooted in my passion for all things romantic. I was also inspired by my love of the forest. Greynold’s Park in South Florida was the … [Continue reading]

private estate garden bridal session

Private estate garden bridal session

With a stunning style all her own, Theresa’s private estate bridal session, photographed by Lemons and Tea Photography and styled by Query Events creates a sophisticated yet unique look that’s gorgeously enviable! From Query Events – “This bridal session was inspired by the fantastic location – a private estate in Fort Worth, Texas. The simplicity of the bride’s J.Crew gown allowed for her gorgeousness to shine through with ease. I styled her … [Continue reading]

a foraged wedding

Foraged wedding inspiration

Using natural things from you around you, like rocks, sea glass, and handpicked foliage and flowers to construct your wedding day vision is a beautiful and organic way to create a classic, timeless wedding style. One of the things I love most about this foraged wedding inspiration board are all the natural textures found throughout – from the wood utensils and organic linens to the rocks, sea glass, and flowers. For a bit of modern chic, and as a nice pop … [Continue reading]

sunset wedding anniversary session

Palo Alto anniversary | Olivia Richards Photography | see more on:

Wedding anniversary photo sessions are always a good idea and today’s stunning shoot from Olivia Richards Photography shows why! You can still see the newlywed love between these two, years after their wedding. From Olivia Richards – “This session is really special to me because it is of my sister and her husband. They are celebrating their two-year wedding anniversary right now, so we decided to do a shoot for them, especially since I haven’t … [Continue reading]

fall tablescape

Fall wedding tablescape

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, there couldn't be a more perfect post for today than this luscious fall tablescape design by Brita Olsen Creative. Photographed beautifully by Tory Williams - it's perfect for autumn brides! From Brita Olsen Creative – “I wanted to create a tablescape that would inspire fall brides without the use of pumpkins or obvious fall themes. Couples who chose to get married in the cooler months are subject to so … [Continue reading]

outdoor floral boudoir

Outdoor floral boudoir shoot

With a beautifully romantic arrangement of flowers and various different poses, Loblee Photography and Danani Handmade bring a bohemian femininity to today’s stunning boudoir inspiration shoot. From Loblee Photography - “I've been encouraging all of my brides to consider a bridal boudoir session. It is such an intimate yet beautiful time to document. Whether it be prior or on the wedding day, there really is nothing more elegant and breathtaking as … [Continue reading]

wedgwood-inspired wedding

Vintage china wedding

One of the greatest things about being a wedding blogger is the tight-knit community! Ariana of the fabulous and truly inspirational blog - Hey Wedding Lady - sent over this stunning Wedgwood-themed wedding inspiration board when I needed a hand, and seriously, it couldn't be any prettier! From Ariana of Hey Wedding Lady - "I drew inspiration from the luminous beauty of vintage china - soft cream with intricate designs in Wedgwood blue. Incredible table decor … [Continue reading]

retro-lovin’ wedding ideas

Retro style wedding invitation suite ⎪ Ashleigh Jayne Photography ⎪ see more on:

Today’s retro-inspired wedding editorial from Angela Marie Events and Ashleigh Jayne Photography is absolutely darling. It’s full of fun surprises and impeccable styling details from decades past. From Angela Marie Events - “The inspiration came from the old VW bug that was once Ashleigh’s grandfather’s car since she was dying to do a shoot around it. being that we are from the South, we also wanted country roads and natural settings. I … [Continue reading]

gold dust and fortune tellers – a fashion editorial

Protea bridal bouquet | Bird On The Wall Photography | see more on:

Complete with its own downloadable fortune teller (pictured immediately below) today’s fashion editorial from Bird On The Wall Photography combines unique gowns with a chic, bohemian vibe and of course – gold dust! From BH Graphic Design – “Capturing golden strands of the last of day’s light with ease, Bird On The Wall Photography showcased the gorgeous gowns from Perth’s newest bridal shot: Through The White Door. The boutique is refreshingly … [Continue reading]

whimsical rocky coast wedding inspiration

Maine Beach Wedding

Using Maine’s rocky coast as inspiration as well as the stunning sunset, Amanda Berube Photography and her super talented team of wedding vendors crafted a wedding inspiration shoot that is light, airy, whimsical, and perfectly romantic. This rocky coastline couldn’t be any more intimate for a wedding – it’s beautiful! The bride’s makeup is flawless and that cake with its streaming ribbons has to be one of the prettiest I’ve ever seen. Combine … [Continue reading]