chic winter wedding

Chic winter wedding inspiration board

Winter weddings have such potential! Being inspired by the glittering snow and grey skies is a fabulous place to start for a winter wedding color palette. Anemones are classic winter wedding flowers and I love the bouquet that the bride is holding in this inspiration board. I also adore her cardigan! It’s an awesome winter accessory. The string lights behind the drink station add a bit of winter glam and the candles in the fireplace make a warm and intimate … [Continue reading]

brass and lace – a texas hill country wedding

Austin Hill Country wedding

What a treat – two Austin, Texas hill country wedding inspiration shoots in a row! I love all the chic, rustic editorials I’ve been seeing from this city lately. Today’s shoot from Al Gawlik Photography is titled Brass and Lace, and effortlessly combines masculine details with more feminine ones along with a modern yet rustic aesthetic. From Al Gawlik Photography – “With some of the most breathtaking views of the Texas Hill Country, it’s not … [Continue reading]

chic austin ranch styled shoot

Austin hill country ranch wedding

It’s always such a pleasure to see gorgeous wedding editorials from my soon to be new home, Austin, Texas and today’s shoot from Mint Photography is no different – it’s beautiful! It harmoniously blends chic styling elements with a hill country ranch setting. With event design by Pink Parasol and flowers from Whim Florals - it truly couldn’t be any prettier! From Cari with Pink Parasol Design & Coordinating – “In Austin, … [Continue reading]

honeymoon in saint lucia

White orchids | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

Nestled against the iconic Pitons of Saint Lucia, Sugar Beach is an absolute gem of a resort. The luxury sugar mill rooms, villas, and beachfront bungalows are some of the most beautiful rooms I’ve ever had the pleasure to see and stay in. Chelsea of Bit of Ivory Photography pulled together an incredible honeymoon inspiration shoot – marrying the beauty of Sugar Beach with sophisticated luxury and romance. As if these stunning images haven’t … [Continue reading]

brunch wedding with mimosa bar and crepe cake

Brunch wedding ideas

With a beautiful cobalt blue color palette, delicious looking crepe cake, and a fantastic little mimosa bar – today’s brunch wedding inspiration shoot from Katie Jane Photography is overflowing with delicious details! From Katie Jane Photography – “Our inspiration for this shoot was a brunch wedding with a soft, romantic feel. We were inspired by the thought of a fun and relaxed brunch party complete with sweet treats (crepe cake, anyone?) … [Continue reading]

to iceland with love – a wedding editorial

Wooden wedding details | Photos by Miss Ann | see more on:

There’s nowhere else in the world where you can have a wedding day adventure that includes glaciers, icebergs, caves, sod covered houses, black sand beaches, lava fields, sea arches, waterfalls, and abandoned airplanes all year-round than in Iceland! With today’s fabulous editorial titled To Iceland With Love, you’ll experience it all through the lens of Photos by Miss Ann. From Photos by Miss Ann – “I’m so thrilled to share this To Iceland With … [Continue reading]

honeymoon and wedding activities in saint lucia

Spices cooking studio in Saint Lucia | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

You’ve already read about the Love Elevated Wedding Symposium and saw a fabulous, editorial destination wedding in Saint Lucia – but what all is there to do on this island? A lot. Trust me. Saint Lucia has epic beaches for days, watersports, snorkeling, diving, sailing, a volcano (yes!), botanical gardens, and so much more. However, during Chelsea of Bit of Ivory Photography & my time there – we naturally gravitated towards anything food related. One … [Continue reading]

10 perfect wedding dresses

Leanne Marshall wedding dress | from the @aandbebridal look book | see more on:

Known for their infusion of fresh new energy into the bridal boutique world, Breanna and Anna, owners of a & bé as well as iconic anna bé bring us yet another absolutely fabulous look book. Photographed beautifully by Levi Tijerina along with floral designs by Lalé Florals, this showcase of dresses is autumnal perfection with a delicious twist. LEANNE MARSHALL RUE DE SINE LOVE MARLEY KATIE MAY REBECCA SCHONEVELD … [Continue reading]

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]