lake como wedding with moroccan touches

Lake Como wedding ceremony | Margherita Calati Photography

Stephen and Fatima had the most gorgeous wedding in the Lake Como region of Italy. Fatima is of Moroccan decent and wanted touches of her culture included so wedding planner Benevent incorporated shisha and tea in a ‘Moroccan corner’. A dancer also entertained guests during the reception and the cake designers incorporated a traditional Moroccan pattern on their creation. In Moroccan tradition, milk and dates were consumed during the ceremony. Photographed … [Continue reading]

‘galentine’s day’ celebration

Galentine's Day Ideas

With February 14th reserved for your beau you have no excuse to forget Galentine’s Day: the day you get to celebrate your female friendships! The concept was first coined on the sitcom Parks and Recreation when Amy Poehler’s character Leslie Knope explains what exactly Galentine’s Day is: “Every February 13th, my lady friends and I leave our husbands and our boyfriends at home and we just come and kick it, breakfast-style. Ladies celebrating ladies.” What started … [Continue reading]

magical midsummer night’s dream

Bistro lights backdrop wedding ceremony | Christina Carroll Photography

The atmosphere created by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream embodies fantasy, whimsy, and imagination and that’s exactly what Christina Carroll Photography and Wedding & Event Warriors created in today’s dreamy editorial shoot. The lighthearted tone is played up through the unexpected additions of a dragonfly cake topper and the bride and groom playing in the river. Fairy magic practically occurred as real fireflies lit the early evening, … [Continue reading]

classic and romantic boca raton wedding

Boca Raton Wedding at the Addison

Tiffany & Logan's wedding is an absolutely gorgeous one. These two have known each other since they were kids and have been together ever since! From the bride, Tiffany – “I knew I wanted a Hayley Paige gown, her dresses are so incredibly different, yet classy, I knew I had to have one, I chose the Dori which was by far the best choice for me and my husband loved it as well. My original choice for the bridesmaids dresses was blush, which started becoming very … [Continue reading]

colorful boho paint mines elopement

Same Sex boho elopement in Colorado

From Jennie at Green Blossom Photography – “The Paint Mines in Colorado (so named because historic Native American communities used the colored clay to paint pottery) is full of nooks and crannies and sweeping views. We didn't feel that it needed much embellishment to be the perfect backdrop for an intimate, romantic elopement!” “The barrenness and slight desert feel of the location lent itself to a relaxed boho style and we chose a lace two-piece … [Continue reading]

a study in minimalism

Modern wedding | 135 Milimetros

From Sara Cangueiro of Hoje é Especial - Minimalism is the appreciation of space. Sometimes in weddings we see a tendency to overdoing everything and we forget to just take the space, bringing everything a step back and breathe. I really wanted to explore the idea of essentials mixed with a raw modern architectural environment, to emphasize that even the most ‘simple’ designs can be as beautiful as the opulent ones.  This shoot aims to inspire contemporary brides … [Continue reading]

vintage wedding in converted antique shop

Buda Texas Wedding

From Kristina Ross Photography – “Planning a styled shoot has long been a goal of mine. I wrote it down at the beginning of 2016 in my journal full of ambitions and goals, and little did I know I would meet two of the most inspiring people this year that would help that dream become a reality!” From Kristina Ross Photography – “I met Kali Measures of Kindle & Gather, who is the styling genius behind this shoot, through a client we were both working … [Continue reading]

stylish dominican republic destination wedding

Hydrangea wedding ceremony decor Asia Pimentel Photography

From Asia Pimentel Photography – “The venue Jellyfish Restaurant in Punta Cana was beautiful and fit the style and theme of Kevin & Lauren’s wedding perfectly. Lauren's mom heard good reviews from a friend who had their wedding there and the venue handled the decor, flowers, cake, timeline, DJ, and everything else. On top of it all, the food was spectacular! A pale baby blue with white and gold accents was used throughout as the wedding color palette. Soft, … [Continue reading]

savannah elopement in a historic home

Savannah elopement wedding

Photographed flawlessly by Stefanie Morris of SMM Photography during the Better Together Workshop, today’s Savannah wedding inspiration shoot tells the story of a romantic elopement with timeless and classic details. It’s proof that you can elope and still have the most exquisite wedding ever! The editorial story created to inspire this elopement inspiration shoot is as follows: From the Stylist, Tristan Needham – “College sweethearts, Melissa - … [Continue reading]

5 best europe beach destinations for hen & stag parties

Best European Beaches for Hen and Stag Parties

So you’ve been given the task of organising a hen or stag weekend party, but beware – it is NOT always as easy as it seems. Determining whether or not this party will be a success all depends on where it takes place. As much as you may think that Vegas is the place to go, why not go for something a bit more unique? If you’re planning your stag or hen do, why settle for one night out when you can enjoy a few days or more in the glorious sun? After all, there are … [Continue reading]

‘tutti fruitti’ colorful summer greenhouse wedding

Colorful greenhouse wedding reception | Susanne Wysocki Photography

From Blue & Ivory – “As event designers and artists it is our greatest demand to create something new, ­genuine and unique for each of our couples. Thereby, one of the most important sources of inspiration is the couple whose love will be celebrated! Jenny and Max won our hearts from the very first second we met and to create an environment where they would celebrate their wedding full of emotions, laugh and love became a matter dear to our hearts.” … [Continue reading]

chic and understated outdoor wedding

Chic Colorado Ranch Wedding

From Chris Loring – “Planner and wedding designer Sara Brown and I were invited to collaborate on this shoot for a brand new private venue tucked in the forest here in Colorado. We chose navy and natural textures like cheesecloth and cement to showcase simple, organic floral design and our outdoor theme!” From Chris Loring – “Ultimately, we wanted to share with couples that their outdoor wedding can be both chic and understated, without adding a … [Continue reading]

green, white, and gold country club wedding

Green, white, gold country club wedding

Mallori and Austin’s spring country club wedding in California couldn’t have been more exquisite! The details in this one are divine (not to mention her perfect wedding dress) and the color palette of muted green, wedding white, and glamorous gold works beautifully in this upscale setting with a heartwarming intimacy to it. From Leah Marie Photography – “Mallori and Austin’s spring wedding at the Del Rio Country Club was absolutely beautiful. The … [Continue reading]

icy blue + chartreuse wedding inspiration

Trio of hand-painted cakes | Grey to Blue Photography

From Carmen at Bird Dog Wedding – “Take a short drive from Austin through Texas Hill Country and you will stumble upon Garden Grove, a luxury wedding venue for the classic bride. Mikenzie Bean of Grey to Blue Photography and I teamed up to create a romantic wedding inspiration shoot that showcased the natural beauty of this new Austin wedding venue. We choose an icy blue and bold Chartreuse color palette that we hope speaks to brides planning winter weddings.” … [Continue reading]

hero and goddess

Romantic summery yellow wedding | Vanessa Velez Photography

From Vanessa Velez Photography – “If the goddess Athena and a Grecian warrior and hero had a secret romance this is what it would look like to us. In the midst of the forbidden you would find two passionate souls intertwined as one. A very intimate feel, a tie between the simple with the lush. A palette of pastels with touches of antique gold and deep colors here and there to play off our red head goddess and the beautiful tanned skin of our hero, our … [Continue reading]

mykonos engagement

Engagement in Mykonos

From Sotiris Tsakanikas Photogrpahy – “The most unusual and original description of Mykonos in Greece that I have ever heard from a bride-to-be came from Shirley (whom you see here in her engagement shoot with future-husband Manuel). She said, ‘when you are here, don't you feel so at peace, like you have done an hour of yoga and just had a green juice?’” From Sotiris Tsakanikas Photogrpahy – “Truth is, the isle is primarily a dolce-vita, partygoer's … [Continue reading]