lilac love – couture floral designs

Lilac wedding ideas

I just love it when wedding pros go over the top and create something totally gorgeous and unique. Today’s mini editorial photographed by Arnis Usackis showcases exactly that. The Flower Fashion some truly couture floral designs all celebrating a lovely lilac color palette. This editorial was shot near an old chapel in the UK and the grey backdrop really allows the gorgeous shades of purples and lavender to come through the various floral designs. … [Continue reading]

red charm peony tablscape

Red charm peony centerpiece | Set Free Photography | see more on:

The lush color in these red charm peonies makes for a perfectly seasonal tablescape - an exquisite choice for Christmas brides. With floral designs by Isn’t She Lovely Florals, and photography by Set Free Photography, this editorial is simply exquisite! From Set Free Photography – “Isn’t She Lovely Florals has some red charm peonies in a stunning burgundy color and the intense richness of the hue reminded us of Christmas. We shot this tablescape … [Continue reading]

romantic russian winter engagement editorial

Winter engagement shoot ideas

Hot drinks, an intimate, romantic setting, and perfect seasonal details all work together in today’s engagement inspiration shoot from Olga Plakitina. It might be a snowy Russian winter outside, but there’s nothing but love, warmth, and heaps of delicious inspiration here! From Olga Plakitina – “It was a frosty, yet sunny day for this Russian winter inspiration shoot. The editorial took place in a pine forest near a traditional Russian … [Continue reading]

earth bride

Earth Element Erich McVey Workshop

What a wonderfully inspirational last few days here on the blog… all four elements from the Erich McVey Workshop culminating with this gorgeous wedding inspiration shoot photographed by Kate Weinstein portraying ‘Earth.’ For a naturally stunning portrait session I can’t think of anything prettier than this, especially for a bride getting married in the fall. The earthy browns, blush pinks, and soft creams couldn’t be any lovelier and that gown … [Continue reading]

water bride

Erich McVey Workshop Elements - Water

What a treat today’s sublime water-inspired bridal session editorial from Matoli Keely Photography is! With streaming silk ribbons, a to-die-for bridal bouquet, and en exquisite wedding dress – it’s all completely divine. Shot at the Erich McVey Workshop this past October in Oregon – this editorial continued the elements theme that the sessions were based on. The liquid beauty of the ethereal model and the wardrobe styling details couldn’t be more … [Continue reading]

wind bride

Erich McVey Workshop wind element

Continuing from yesterday with the fabulous four elements-inspired shoots from the recent Erich McVey Workshops, today’s editorial from Photographs by Caileigh captures the beauty of a windy day and a perfect wedding. Air is life – and this shoot is brought to life through all of its exquisite details. The idea, the feeling, and the beauty of wind is captured in each of these images, be it via the ribbons streaming from the bridal bouquet … [Continue reading]

fire bride

Erich McVey Fire Shoot

Erich McVey’s recent photography workshop produced a series of shoots and each was inspired by one of the elements: fire, wind, water, and earth. I’ll be showcasing all four this week from various photographers who attended the workshop – kicking the inspirational fun off today with a hot one from Anna Peters – fire! Shot beautifully by Anna Peters, the Fire Bride editorial features fierce, moody colors and a stunning black wedding dress. The … [Continue reading]

red and gold christmas wedding

Red and gold Christmas wedding

Christmas weddings can be tricky things to style if you don’t want to go over-the-top with the red, green and white. Today’s Christmas wedding inspiration board shows how by swapping one of the colors for another (in this case – green for gold) you can go seasonal without being overly seasonal, and still have a chic, stylish Christmas wedding! There are a ton of details to adore in this wedding inspiration board but one of my favorites is the glitter backdrop … [Continue reading]

spanish-inspired rustic boudoir session

Unique boudoir shoot ideas

This rustic, yet glam and totally Spanish-inspired boudoir inspiration shoot from Angie Capri Photography is simply wonderful. It celebrates a woman’s confidence while providing ample ideas for your own unique boudoir session! From Angie Capri Photography – “We wanted to create a romantic ranch styled boudoir shoot with desserts, drinks, and fun in a rustic setting. Our color palette was mint green, gold, and bright red which is a perfect look … [Continue reading]

minimalist NYE wedding

Minimalist NYE wedding

With a chic art gallery setting, Lucy and Tyler’s New Year’s Eve wedding was unique compared to other NYE weddings in how minimal it was. Not only did they create a gorgeous and beautiful experience for themselves and their guests along with planner & designer Amanda Douglas Events, but they stayed on budget as well! From Amanda Douglass Events – “The main priority for the Lucy and Tyler’s wedding was to make it as enjoyable for their … [Continue reading]

pearls and organza

Italian villa destination wedding

Today’s bridal inspiration shoot from Honey and Cinnamon Italian Wedding Planner and Francesca Francesca Photography captures the demure beauty of an excited of a bride as she awaits her groom. Plus, the stage for the whole scene, an ancient frescoed villa, couldn’t be more perfect. From Honey and Cinnamon Italian Wedding Planner – “The enchanting rooms of this ancient villa in Osimo, Italy set a rich atmosphere for this bridal editorial, a … [Continue reading]

garden and gunmetal wedding inspiration

Rustic Tennessee wedding

With a divine color palette of soft greens, neutrals, and gunmetal pewter – today’s garden and gun themed wedding inspiration shoot from Melanie Gabrielle Photography is nothing short of perfection. There are so many effortless chic, classic, and timeless details to adore in this shoot. It combines the feminine and the masculine in a most romantic way. The table setting and greenery garden create a gorgeous focal point along with a … [Continue reading]

a party for your gents…

Mustache groomsmen party sign | Knox Wedding Creative | see more on:

After this morning's 'ladies' party’ it’s only fitting that there is something today for the boys too! The designers and Custom Love Gifts and Events and LB Floral wanted to show a different part of a typical wedding day. A Whiskey and Cigar groomsmen get-together, full of great groomsmen’s gift ideas, was the perfect theme for Knox Wedding Creative to capture. From Custom Love Gifts - We added grey, orange, and white details to create a fun, colorful … [Continue reading]

a party for your ladies…

Ladies night ideas | The Girl Tyler | see more on:

Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a bit of a wine-o and so this fun shoot, celebrating friendships, wine, and of course – wedding dresses from The Girl Tyler went straight to my heart. It’s filled with fun, laughter, and of course – wine. From The Girl Tyler – “I had the privilege of shooting a session where not only one of our brides got back in her dress, but three of her married best friends did too! After Kendal & Patrick tied the knot in … [Continue reading]