fun floral-themed wedding in a vintage texas home

Vintage Texas Home Wedding

Set in a seriously charming Texas home (Carrington Crossing) in Buda (just outside of Austin) today’s inspiration shoot from Kate Rose Creative Group and Tim Waters Photography brings a fun and colorful floral vibe to a vintage setting in the most whimsical way! From Kate Rose Creative Group – “I knew I wanted to have hand painted floral as apart of the shoot's concept. I had my team hand paint the stationary pieces and the rest of the shoot went from … [Continue reading]

fashion + style: celestial bride

Owl necklace | Courtney Horwood

Both fashionable and whimsical, today’s inspiration shoot from Courtney Horwood Photography & Truly and Madly showcases the more magical, celestial side of weddings with some gorgeous dresses and details that you can incorporate into you own day – inspired by the below quote – this editorial really has a beauty all its own! “And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely … [Continue reading]

wedding planning | where did I start pt2


A destination wedding has its ups and downs but it sure helped that our friends and family were on the other side and able to help us out when needed. My parents gave us the ok on our venue and we paid our deposit before even seeing it in person! I wouldn't recommend this but I trusted their judgement and I also gave them an extensive lis of questions to ask and things to look out for. I think it also helped that I'm able to visualize things in my head and I … [Continue reading]

something blue destination bridal session

Destination Bridal Session in Italy

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 that these wedding pros included! The entire editorial, shot by Tatjana Sozonova is old-world perfection. … [Continue reading]

soft airy boho styled shoot

Beachy boho reception table | Photography: Brooke Michelle Photography

From Kari: "When Brooke Michelle Jackson of Brooke Michelle Photography contacted us about designing a boho-inspired shoot at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club, we couldn’t say no. After all, we love Brooke’s signature boho style and were more than excited to step outside our comfort zone to help bring her vision to life. Inspired by Brooke’s ideal nature-loving clients, we set out to create a whimsical and cheery scene with lots of floral accents, soft hues and, of … [Continue reading]

a day in the life of…

a day in the life | Photography: Ann Imagines

This fun shoot was taken during part of the Master Class Tamara Gigola in Moscow. It shows a smitten couple having fun ands baking with their adorable pet dog Cinnamon. Ann Imagines captures all the playful moment so well! I'm off to bake some cookies too! See another shoot from Ann Imagines here.  *** Photography: Ann Imagines // Styling and concept: Katerina Kazakova and Valerie Sorokina // Hair and Make up: Svetlana Fischeva // Master Class … [Continue reading]

the perfect blend: an afternoon tea wedding in italy

Tea themed wedding | Catoski Photoart

From Catoski Photoart - “With this styled shoot we imagined an intimate wedding, almost an elopement without the usual wedding dinner, focusing on a more unconventional afternoon tea instead. The location we shot in was a lovingly refurbished mill from the 1600s, hidden among the hills of Piedmont, Italy. It was exactly what we were looking for - a stylish but cozy environment where our couple could have their first look, surrounded by eucalyptus and candles. … [Continue reading]

pretty pastel beach styled shoot

Blue coastal tablescape | Christina Schmidt Photography

From: Danielle: "New Zealand has such amazing spaces and we wanted to create a shoot that highlighted that. We ended up choosing an unlikely space so we used the elements that mother nature so graciously gave us to highlight our details. The clifftop at Army Bay Beach overlooking the amazing blue sea was the perfect setting for our tablescape." "We wanted to keep an element of classic, romanticism and did so with the lace in our dress and with pretty, … [Continue reading]

bright and elegant spring mountain shoot

Brightly coloured bouquet | Emily Sacco Photography

From Emily - "Inspired by the pops of color found during spring, this bridal inspiration will make you giddy! There is still a little snow in the Colorado mountains, but you would never know it! Kristin Coffin showcases a GORGEOUS 2.5CT peach diamond engagement ring that will make any girly girl swoon! Lea-ann Belter features a stunning gown (that you will see two ways) with a beautiful over-skirt that is so soft and feminine, then again with a simple satin … [Continue reading]

organic forest wedding

Organic Forest Wedding

There’s something so sweet, so simple, and yet so chic about organic-styled forest weddings and today’s gorgeous editorial session from Malvina Frolova showcases why! The dress, while fit for a ballroom, looks divine in a natural setting along with a simple sweetheart table and beautiful white and ivory floral designs to stand out amongst the green setting. From Malvina Frolova – “This wedding inspiration shoot took place in a pine forest … [Continue reading]

romantic real wedding at voorhies mansion

Real wedding at Voorhies Mansion | Katlyn Marie PhotoArt

From Katlyn: "Christian and Sarah have such a beautiful and classic love story. It all started in high school.. that's right! They're high school sweethearts that just joined their lives as husband and wife. Everyone got ready in the beautiful historic Voorhies Mansion in Southern OR. And every inch of the ceremony and reception sight was adorned with beautiful flowers, candles, and special DIY touches from the bride herself! Not to mention, the guests had such fun … [Continue reading]

a fresh and fun wedding color palette

Fresh and modern wedding color palette

Inspired by the uber-chic wedding dress in the bottom left hand corner of this wedding inspiration board, the color palette seen throughout is unique, modern, fresh, and fun! With different patterns, textures, and colors, this wedding inspiration board showcases a bold, unisex palette that works beautifully against an all white backdrop. A blank slate gives the hues a clean canvas against which to really work their magic! From the hints of grey on the … [Continue reading]

art deco / jazz age wedding inspiration

Art Deco / Jazz Age Wedding Ideas

From Mariya at Bride Tips – “For this wedding editorial shoot we found our inspiration in the Jazz Age and Art Deco style. We pulled together a team and conducted what we dubbed the ‘Harmony Workshop.’ We created a styled wedding that is a beautiful and modern take on 1920s glamour!” From Mariya at Bride Tips – “For our color palette we used black, gold, and blush pink as a jumping off point and were inspired by art Deco symbols, which we … [Continue reading]

vintage floral print barn wedding

Calligraphy scroll backdrop dessert table | Lindsay Herbst Photography

From Ivory + Bliss – “Ryan and Macy are a fun, quirky, couple made up of all of these unique qualities that make them who they are. Their wedding was a perfect representation of that. Macy is a wedding photographer and a vintage collector which made her attention to detail while planning her wedding really come to life! From Ivory + Bliss – “Their wedding was one of a kind. She used many of her own vintage pieces for her decor for her ceremony and … [Continue reading]

wedding planning | where did I start pt1

Claudette and Jonathan proposal

Other than moving across the world, I don't think I have ever been more overwhelmed than when I began planning my own wedding, and that's a big thing as its also my job, but it is a little different when its your own special day. We got engaged back in October 2014 and are getting married this September, so 2 years of serious planning in our house! I know there are lots of posts that tell you the 'first 5 things to do once you're engaged' and timeline etc, but … [Continue reading]

vintage russian countryside shoot

vintage russian styled shoot

This shoot has some amazing scenery and I love that the flower arrangements aren't the soft pastel colours that are everywhere right now. Anastasia included wheat and lots of wild flowers for a vintage boho feel. From Maria: "We were inspired by the idea of a simple wedding made far from any city in the real Russian countryside, simple and soulful. We hope that the idea will make you a warm feeling, nostalgia for your grandmother's house, and most importantly - … [Continue reading]