lavender loveliness along the black sea

From Natalya Obukhova – “From Crimea is a very beautiful area as it has sea and stunning mountains. It’s a perfect place for weddings and love stories! This styled shoot took place along the coast of the Black Sea in Ukraine – Cape Fiolent, which is a very romantic area. It’s almost 900 steps down to […]

an artist’s engagement

I’m so pleased to share what I would call one of the loveliest engagement shoots I’ve ever seen: an artist at home in her studio painting a picture of her fiance. Katya and Oleg’s love for each other couldn’t be anymore obvious. With grey skies outside the couple wears grey and black to allow for […]

swan lake wedding inspiration

From Natalia of Bloemenmeisjes.com – “This is the love story of all times. Our styled shoot is inspired by the Swan Lake ballet by Tchaikovsky with a touch of classic chic charm. Swan Lake is a romantic story of a white swan captured by the spellbound: a beautiful princess appearing as a white swan during the […]

copper, cactus, and candles

With an urban setting (complete with European charm) today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Kasia Bacq and Alle Gebeure Wedding Planning & Styling combines copper with cactus and candles to create a uniquely magical editorial! From Photographer Kasia Bacq – “I’ve always wanted to shoot an editorial or an engagement in an urban, cold surrounding as […]

rose quartz + austrian splendor

From Hellbunt Events – “When Pantone named Rose Quartz as one of its colors of the year we made it our goal to shoot a wedding inspiration shoot to show how this wonderful shade of pink can be used to highlight a wedding given the right décor while still keeping the wedding style timeless and […]

modern minimalism

Today’s modern, minimalist wedding inspiration shoot from Style It and Neupap Photography in France is just so cool – I can’t get enough of it! Every single detail is the epitome of industrial chic and the edgy factor makes it SO inspirational! From Johanna Garcia from Style It – “This wedding inspiration shoot is titled […]

bohemian cliffside elopement in greece

From Sand + Lace – “The concept for this shoot was born on a rainy day somewhere during the Dutch Spring. Living partly in the Netherlands we were desperately seeking for a little sunshine and initially came up with a tropical theme. Along the way a bit of the tropical vibe stuck, but the location […]

the ultimate viking river cruises review: part 2

If you didn’t catch Part 1 last week I would definitely start there first! Otherwise – here’s your handy clickable index to find exactly what you want to know about with regards to Viking River Cruises. PART ONE: Bookings & Transfers | The Room & Ship | Dining | Co-Cruisers | 5 Things PART TWO: […]

lake garda italy destination wedding

From Svetlana Cozlitina – “Lake Garda in Italy is a perfect place for a wedding – it has such incredible views of both the mountains and the lake! The organizers of this photography workshop really thought out every single detail and made it feel as though it was a real wedding both with the models […]

the ultimate viking river cruises review: part 1

As many of you already know my boyfriend and I were invited on a Viking River Cruise (read our initial post about it including a map of our destinations here) to check it out in terms of romance: engagements, honeymoons, and anniversaries. Today, I’m super pumped to give you what I would call The Ultimate Viking […]

autumnal steampunk wedding in italy

From Eliana Collu of O Nice Event & Wedding Planning – “The style and character of the engaged couple we used as models gave us the inspiration for this editorial – we wanted to showcase his hard rock soul and her bohemian spirit and found the perfect union in a Steampunk wedding.” From Eliana Collu […]

bubble bath boudoir

From Sergey Veresk Fine Art Photography – “The earlier periods of the 20th century inspired this bridal boudoir photo shoot. It was amazing to dream up the theme! The restored cottages from that period of time in St. Petersburg made the perfect setting for this vintage boudoir editorial. The interiors seemed to be frozen in […]

2 russian bridal designers you should know about

There are so many bridal designs in Russia. I feature Russian shoots here all the time at Burnett’s Boards (3 this week already!) and what usually strikes me about the accessories and wedding dresses from this nation is the attention to detail. The craftsmanship is truly divine whether it’s with crystals, beads, or delicate lace […]

bridal session: from swan bird to swan princess

From Igor Kovchegin Photography – “The concept of this bridal session is the idea of the duality of the world, in particular, the women of the world and the transition from one state to another (the bride & wife) with the example of the conversion from Swan Bird to Swan Princess.” Looking to illustrations of […]

forever friend: an editorial

From Alexandra Vonk – “This shoot is unique and totally different from other wedding inspiration shoots because it’s about friendship. Friendships are so important on your wedding day and having your best friend at your side is a must. To commemorate this idea we designed a shoot around two best friends using a gorgeous setting, tropical […]

viking wedding inspiration in a british castle

There’s so much to admire about today’s Viking-themed wedding inspiration shoot from Tiree Dawson Photography and Typical Type – it’s simply epic! The dresses were designed just for the occasion and be sure to check out the genius use of lighting throughout it all. Another thing I truly love about this editorial is that it’s both […]