south african wedding inspiration: 3 couples + 1 reception

From Photographer & Stylist Corette Faux – “I am fortunate to be able to visit South Africa often as it is my ancestral home land and a place really close to my heart. We have been talking about our South African shoot for over a year now, incorporating 3 very different inspiring couples. Although the South […]

a capetown love story

From Photographer Irene Fiedler – “These two sweethearts, Laura and Victor, met in school and fell in love with each other while they lived in the same hometown in Germany. While studying, Laura decided to finish her master’s thesis in Capetown and made her dreams come true and packed her bags for South Africa. So […]

fashion editorial: moroccan vibes

There’s so much globe-trotting and jet-setting goodness in today’s chic bridal fashion editorial by Ana Lui Photography. The inspiration for the look is a Moroccan style villa in Ibiza, Spain, where the editorial was also photographed! The bride dons a vintage African jacket, underneath that is a desert wedding-ready silk gown, and her veil is […]

florals and frills bridal styled shoot

These Hydrangeas made me giddy! The colours are so beautiful and are really an understated floral choice! From Karen Kelly – “I recently asked some lovilees to collaborate with me on a bridal styled shoot entitled ‘florals & frills’. I wanted to showcase something totally OTT, filled with florals in different patterns and colours. I am […]

south african bohemian forest elopement

Refined yet free-spirited, this bohemian forest elopement wedding inspiration shoot from South African photographers Carolien & Ben is exquisite in its simplicity! The underlying color palette works perfectly with the natural setting and provides the perfect backdrop for pops of brightness via the jewel-toned macarons. And be sure to take a closer look at the wedding […]

enchanted forest wedding inspiration

If you’re looking for a bit of fairytale magic for your wedding day you’re going to adore this enchanted forest wedding inspiration shoot! It’s a little bit of Snow White and Sword in the Stone all mixed into together with beautifully designed details by green Goddess Flower Studio, fabulous images from Lauren Kriedemman Photography, a […]

desert flower: simplicity at its finest

Oh my goodness is today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Verbina Ksenia a gorgeous one! It truly is simplicity at its finest. A barren setting turns bountiful with a few thoughtful details and it all works together seamlessly via the inspiring color palette of yellow, gold, tan, browns, and a sweet hint of blush. Isn’t the […]

earthy and sophisticated desert wedding

From Lightburst Photography – “We recently had the opportunity to shoot a fantastic wedding editorial in an area near Johannesburg, South Africa that is serene with beautifully colored rocks and sand. Cecile of Dearlove Event Floristry & Decor supplied the décor and flowers for this shoot and she brought some Marsala tones into it via Dendrobiums and […]

elemental bridals in south africa

‘Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that endure as long as life lasts.’ – Rachel Carson from The Sense of Wonder. From Carolina Casini  – “The great American author’s quote at the beginning of this bridal inspiration shoot well represents the mood and the emotions we felt the first time […]

green south african protea bridals

Proteas come in all shapes, sizes, and colors and today’s stunning bridal editorial from Corette Faux celebrates a truly unique variety of Protea – the Protea Niobe. Mixed with some textural details against a natural South African setting, there is plenty to inspire you here! From Corette Faux – “Whilst I was in South Africa […]

an ancient egyptian affair

With a pretty epic geometric wedding ceremony backdrop and plenty of nods to ancient Egyptian glamour, today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Courtney Paige Photography and Missy Fine, Inc. is different in all the right ways! From Courtney Paige Photography – “The theme of our wedding inspiration shoot was an ancient Egyptian affair. We wanted to […]

down the rabbit hole – an easter bridal shower

Daisy: What kind of garden do you come from? Alice: Oh, I don’t come from any garden. Daisy: Do you suppose she’s a wildflower? – Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Inspired by the above quote, today’s bridal shower inspiration shoot from Nyx Photography is completely darling with its adorable fashions from Mengouchi Haute Couture […]

love is in the air styled shoot

With an exciting and fresh blend of cloudy whites and sky blues, today’s stunning ‘love is in the air’ wedding inspiration shoot from Ian Odendaal Photography and Garniche Studio is packed with beauty and inspiration. From Ian Odendaal Photography – “We were inspired by the idea of a fresh summer garden wedding, where special people […]

blush and lavender moroccan desert wedding

Beautifully pulled together by Anna Gleave Photography and Nhiya Kaye Photography, this wedding inspiration shoot takes you all the way to Morocco, without ever leaving the desert and salt flats of Utah! From Anna Gleave Photography – “Wedding inspiration can come from many places; for this wedding editorial Nhiya Kaye Photography and I wanted to pull […]

pretty and feminine boudoir session

Lightburst Photography created a perfectly pretty and ultra feminine boudoir inspiration shoot complete with a wide selection of Italian-crafted bridal lingerie from White Lilly Bridal. Set against the exquisite interior of an old Victorian guesthouse outside of Johannesburg, South Africa – the entire effect is the stuff of bridal boudoir dreams! From Lightburst Photography – […]

moroccan wedding ideas

I love it when couples bring a little of their favorite places to their own wedding and today’s editorial shoot from Donny Zavala Photography does exactly that! With Moroccan-inspired details this creative team turned a river gorge in Oregon into an exotic paradise. Moroccan-themed weddings are such delights. The gold wedding dress and headpiece are […]