vintage inspired bridal boudoir

Vintage Inspired Bridal Boudoir

With a vintage slip and little romantic details, today’s ever-so-feminine boudoir session captured by Kate Ignatowski is breathtakingly beautiful. It reminds me of a hint of perfume on the air, grand romances and oft reread love letters. The light-as-air photography from Kate really captures the ultra feminine and whisper soft mood of this gorgeous and romantic boudoir editorial. The candlelight, sweet macarons, love letters, pink flowers, and of … [Continue reading]

hitched: a western wedding inspiration shoot

Ranch wedding inspiration shoot | Manstrom Photography | see more on:

Today’s western styled ranch wedding inspiration shoot from Manstrom Photography & Orchestrated Stylized Shoots has all the trappings needed for a wildly good time: delicious desserts, a beautiful cake, stylish bride, ever-so-fitting Moscow mule cocktails, delightful paper goods, and a horse - of course! Rustic ranch weddings are so often done with burlap – but not this one! With a gorgeous array of textures, sunflower yellows, and … [Continue reading]

blush pink and lace

Blush pink and lace wedding inspiration board

Those of you dreaming of a romantic, slightly whimsical and en plein air wedding – stick around because this vintage lace and blush inspired mood board was made with you in mind. Mint, ivory, and pastel pink make a gorgeously soft and romantic wedding color palette and they pair well with summer greens – the natural backdrop to an outdoor wedding. (I’m thinking … the French countryside – sounds amazing right?!) Pair your lacy Claire Pettibone bridal gown … [Continue reading]

vintage glam bollywood wedding

Neutral colored Lengha | @BirdsandHoney and Tegan Martin-Drysdale Photography | see more on:

With a neutral, blush and gold color palette, Mona of Birds & Honey Events created the most gorgeous Bollywood themed wedding inspiration shoot ever. Captured beautifully by Tegan Martin-Drysdale Photography, this editorial features a bridal look that was custom-made in India and a gorgeous tablescape with delightfully decadent details! From Mona of Birds & Honey Events – “Bollywood is the Hollywood of India and it is full of … [Continue reading]

bohemian princess day after session

Big Island day after session | Rebecca Arthurs Photography | see more on:

If you’re looking for a unique bohemian beach look – today is your lucky day! Connie and Wesley’s adorable day after session mixes free-spirited styling with the natural beauty of Kua Bay on the island of Hawaii and it’s all captured beautifully by Rebecca Arthurs Photography. From Connie – “It was weird, at one point, I didn’t know if I would meet someone who I wanted to spend the rest of my life with. Wes and I had grown up in California, 1 hour apart … [Continue reading]

how to style a bistro wedding reception

Black place cards with white calligraphy | Everest Road Photography | see more on:

Bistro weddings are chic and trendy, if styled right. Today’s inspiration shoot from Everest Road Photography hits the nail on the head when it comes to styling. Inspired by the venue, Ellen of Westcott Weddings created a modern look that still harkens back to the bistro’s beginnings in Paris. BISTRO RECEPTION STYLING TIPS: Be inspired your venue - match the colors and style. Create and use distinct spaces throughout the space - delegate certain areas … [Continue reading]

sweet instagram tips

Moo Postcards | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

Partnered Post When I started blogging I went from 0 to 100 in terms of social media within a week. Prior to that I was only using Facebook. Now I’m on pretty much all of them – as bloggers should be! The last platform for me to hop on was Instagram, but it has rapidly turned into one of my favorites. I recently teamed up with Moo (whose business cards & stickers I adore – evidence here and here) to showcase their line of postcards. They have loads of … [Continue reading]

beach wedding editorial with a heartfelt message

Delaware beach wedding

I’ve always been a fan of workshop wedding inspiration shoots. Today’s workshop shoot from Nikki Santerre Photography is special not only because it is exquisite, but also because Nikki wrote some of the kindest words about her experience and her peers. It’s a heart-warming look at the love and creativity to be found in the wedding industry. From Nikki Santerre Photography – “In early November of last year, I spent a week with women in the industry who … [Continue reading]

colorful and tropical wedding ideas

Tropical bridal bouquet | Joielala Photography | see more on:

Colorful, tropical weddings are an absolutely perfect fit for summer. They’re lush, vibrant, and tons of fun. Today’s tropical wedding inspiration shoot from Joielala has it all – a pineapple motif, delightful floral design, and loads of bright, summery colors. From Saida Munroe of Lotus Blanc – “The inspiration behind our Tropical Romance photo shoot came from the idea of evoking the feel of an island destination wedding in our own … [Continue reading]

exclusive look at the sawyer gown

Sareh Nouri wedding dress - The Sawyer Gown | Millie Batista Photography | see more on:

A few weeks back Sareh Nouri unveiled The Sawyer Gown at bridal market in NYC (see the behind the scenes feature here) and today I have an exclusive look at this stunner to share with you! Sareh Nouri’s Sawyer Gown is made from a beautiful and delicate lace from Sophie Hallette (the same lace house that created the lace for Kate Middleton’s wedding dress), 70 yards of gorgeous silk organza and intricate detailing. This gown truly has that ‘wow’ … [Continue reading]

wedding inspiration shoot contest: VOTE

VOTE for your favorite wedding inspiration shoot

What a thrillingly fun week. It was such an honor to share all five wedding inspiration shoot contest entries. It always amazes me how much creativity and passion is out there in the wedding industry and these editorials displayed that brilliantly. Thank goodness it’s not up to me to decide who wins because I could never choose. It’s up to you! ENCHANTING BALLERINA THEMED WEDDING WITH CHALK PASTELS – INSPIRED BY EDGAR DEGAS Lots of tulle, beauty, … [Continue reading]

the loving type: a wedding inspired by love letters

Love letter themed wedding

A love letter is often a key ingredient in the grandest of grand romances and today’s stunning wedding inspiration shoot by Nikki Santerre Photography is based on exactly that. Passion, romance, a rich & luxurious color palette, calligraphy and of course plenty of bookish details – it really doesn’t get more amorous than this! From Amanda Burnette of Into It Events – “When we were choosing the artistic medium we wanted to represent in our … [Continue reading]

pink ombre wedding with whimsical details

Pink ombre wedding

Whimsical pink weddings are always a dream and that’s exactly what Anna Gleave Photography captured here today with this adorable watercolor wedding inspiration shoot! Anna and Cydney of Stiletto Events collaborated on this editorial with the help of some wonderfully talented creatives to bring it to life. From Anna Gleave Photography – “I grew up learning how to paint – my grandmother teaching me in the backyard during spring afternoons. I quickly fell in … [Continue reading]

bohemian gemstone shoot with DIY elements

Bohemian wedding tablescape | Paula Bartosiewicz Photography | see more on:

This bohemian gemstone wedding inspiration shoot from Paula Bartosiewciz Photography truly stands out and gives a beautiful new perspective on the DIY, boho wedding. With artistic natural elements, tie-dye, free-falling floral arrangements, and thrifted / antique furniture – the entire editorial is a breathtaking blend of various mediums! From Paula Bartosiewicz Photography – “The inspiration for our styled shoot came from the natural elements of … [Continue reading]