spring orchard bridal session in new zealand

Black petticoat bridal session

Today’s bridal session inspiration shoot from Meredith Lord Photography combines the best of New Zealand’s beautiful spring blooms along with two bridal looks – one romantic and one chic! From Meredith Lord Photography – “With spring in New Zealand there is a lot of new growth in the orchards surrounding us, creating a very pretty vista! A super talented florist friend of mine and I got together and did a little editorial shoot amongst the blossoms … [Continue reading]

romantic blush pink and grey wedding

Blush pink and grey wedding inspiration board

Blush pink and dove grey make a super romantic wedding color palette – seriously – who can resist these hues? Combined they bring warmth yet an understated cool. For a blush pink and grey wedding you can first use this color palette with your wedding day look. I adore the image in this inspiration of the bride in her tulle skirt and lace crop top – it’s chic and trendy yet utterly romantic. The grey bow shoes also add a cute feminine touch. The cake has … [Continue reading]

destination wedding in saint lucia

Tropical bridal bouquet | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

There are a million and one reasons to have a destination wedding on the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia – the ocean is spectacular, the sunsets are epic, it’s utterly romantic and totally extraordinary. The resorts are beyond gorgeous and while Chelsea of Bit of Ivory Photography and I were there on our recent press trip (more on that here) we were lucky enough to attend at editorial wedding at one such resort – Cap Maison. Cap Maison is one of … [Continue reading]

southern weddings sneak peek

Southern Weddings

Definitely one of my favorite wedding magazines out there – Southern Weddings has sent over this fabulous little sneak peek at an editorial shoot from their newest issue – volume 7! The details are divine and I can't wait to get my hands on this edition of delightful goodness. Pretty amazing right?! Be sure to order your copy of Southern Weddings here! *** Photography: Anna Routh and Graham Terhune // Coordination: After Yes // Designer: Emily … [Continue reading]

cicatrize – a boudoir editorial

Romantic boudoir shoot

Inspired by the word Cicatrize (v.) to find healing by the process of forming scars – today’s gorgeously romantic boudoir session, photographed by Jenna McElroy at the Erich McVey Workshop, brings a healing sort of sensuous beauty to each and every capture. From Jenna McElroy Photography – “The shoot is very intimate, and there is much beauty found not only in the physical female form, but in the emotional form. There is healing, beauty, and … [Continue reading]

love elevated – saint lucia wedding symposium

Saint Lucia | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

Those of you who follow me on Instagram will already know this but I recently went on a press trip to the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia for the Love Elevated Wedding Symposium and had an absolute blast! That whole island is SO easy to love… I left worrying about whether Hawaii might realize that my heart had been stolen. Over the course of the next two weeks I’ll be sharing various posts about my time there with images by the wonderful Chelsea of Bit of Ivory … [Continue reading]

pink rose garden wedding

Pink rose wedding

With a profusion of pink roses and peonies, today’s garden wedding inspiration shoot from Hillary Muelleck Photography is sweetly sophisticated and infused with romance. From Hillary Muelleck Photography – “When planning for this stylized shoot, we started with a color scheme of soft and romantic pinks. The theme slowly evolved into a romantic garden wedding inspiration shoot and we couldn’t have been more pleased. The intension of this … [Continue reading]

berry and autumn wedding inspiration

Waffle cake and naked cake with berries | Julia Winkler Photography | see more on:

In collaboration with the fabulous German / Austrian wedding blog Frieda Theres, Julia Winkler Photography's berry and autumn wedding inspiration shoot is absolutely stunning. Combining the best of seasonal colors and gorgeous details for days – this editorial truly showcases the beauty of the season. From Julia Winkler Photography – “In September I had the honor to photograph a wonderful Berry and Autumn wedding inspiration shoot. Ever … [Continue reading]

the right choice – an engagement session in fiji

Chic engagement session with flower crown | Kama Catch Me - Fiji Wedding Photography | see more on:

Nakita and Andrew’s engagement session in Nausori, Fiji, photographed perfectly by Kama Catch Me is absolutely darling. With chic and modern wardrobe styling and a vibrant flower crown, the love between these two really shines through each every one of these photographs. From Kama Catch Me – “Nausori holds a special place for us – a certain magical quality in having the ability to transport you to a time when Fiji was ‘the way the world should be.’ … [Continue reading]

purple and moss-green bohemian beach wedding

Purple and moss green beach wedding

Mixing more classic wedding elements with chic bohemian ones, this purple and moss-green inspiration board is perfect for a unique beach wedding. The bohemian look comes into play in this wedding inspiration board via the bride’s gorgeous backless wedding dress and the driftwood ceremony marker on the beach. For a chic touch, ghost chairs do the trick, and for romance and elegance, a mixture of textural purples for the bridal bouquet that’s mirrored in the … [Continue reading]

gothic wedding ideas

Halloween wedding ideas | Ashley Gerrity Photography | see more on:

With a glamorous, real-life couple as models, this gothic infused wedding inspiration shoot from Ashley Gerrity Photography and Creative Eventology is both alluring and romantic at the same time and absolutely perfect inspiration for Halloween brides! From Ashley Gerrity Photography – “We began with the literary inspiration of Lord Byron’s She Walks in Beauty and created an elegant wedding with undertones of Victorian Gothicism and spiritual … [Continue reading]

flowers and bones

Bone themed wedding

Titled Flowers & Bones - this breathtakingly creative wedding editorial from Mikhail Loskutov Photography and Flower Bazar is a study in contrasts, one that combines different eras and pulls in a magical, bewitched beauty in the most alluring way! From Mikhail Loskutov – “The inspiration behind this editorial came to mind when we found an abandoned 19th century mansion close to the city. The location was so outstanding in … [Continue reading]

scenes from bridal market

Modern Trousseau | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

Living so far from NYC means that I haven’t yet had the chance to attend Bridal Market (next year… promise!) but I’ve always been super lucky in having a set of eyes there each year and this year Chelsea of Bit of Ivory Photography was sweet enough to send some images from a few of my favorites! CAROL HANNAH  Project Runway alum Carol Hannah always creates with such elegance, sophistication, and unique design concepts and her newest collection is no different … [Continue reading]

destination wedding inspiration in florence

Destination wedding in Florence

With a certain something that only Florence, Italy can provide, today’s wedding editorial from Matthew Ree Photography is simply dripping with beauty. Before you look though be sure you’ve seen part one of this two-part editorial here… the engagement! I love how these wedding pros let the beauty of their venue and the city shine through everything they created. The bride looks absolutely breathtaking and there’s an air of romance that is … [Continue reading]