snowy and rustic, perfectly styled engagement shoot

Snowy and rustic engagement session

Today’s gorgeous engagement shoot from Bellamint Photography showcases some super cozy winter styling elements & heartfelt details – it’s the perfect example of how to create a ‘wow’ engagement session while including parts of your story and personal style! From Bellamint Photography – “The Colorado snow came just in time for this California couple! They […]

pink wedding inspiration board with rustic details

Rustic pink #wedding inspiration board

Pink weddings are such crowd pleasers and this pink wedding inspiration board has just a touch of rustic styling that makes it perfect for cooler seasons! There are a few details in this pink wedding inspiration board that really stand out, and one of them is that gorgeous cake. I love the asymmetrical placement of […]

southern wedding with fried chicken and waffles

Mason jar cookies | JoPhoto |

Southern weddings are all about good food and great hospitality so when this wedding inspiration shoot with fried chicken & waffles, pecan pie, strawberry salad, and mason jar cookies from JoPhoto and Bradford Catered Events landed in my submissions folder I just couldn’t resist. It’s southern comfort food at its best! From Bradford Catered Events […]

shabby chic peach and mint

Peach and mint wedding colors |

Peach and mint make a darling color palette for spring and summer weddings. This peach and mint inspiration board also has a rustic, shabby-chic style that’s easy to adore. There are a lot of details in this inspiration board that give it a southern flavor. The peach cake topper is definitely one of my favorites […]

rustic foodie wedding

Rustic food wedding / Leani Holmes Photography

This rustic foodie wedding inspiration shoot, photographed by Leani Holmes Photography and conceptualized and styled by the very venue where it took place – Tramonto, has some brilliant design elements in it. The kitchen utensils in the centerpieces – perfection. The tulle overlay on the reception table – genius. It’s farm-fresh organic mixed in with […]

shabby chic teal and berry

shabby chic teal wedding inspiration

Shabby chic weddings are defined by their cute ‘wear and tear’ touches and often have a soft, pastel color palette. For a shabby chic teal wedding berry hues are the perfect color compliment! Items that are called ‘shabby chic’ are often painted over again and again throughout the years and when the paint peels off […]

rustic bridal portraits

Rustic bridal bouquet / Nikki Santerre Photography

I’ve always believed that setting up a little inspiration shoot for your bridal portraits is an excellent idea! It’s so much more fun this way and allows you to have some creative play. When choosing what sort of theme you want to go with for your bridal portraits you don’t necessarily have to style it […]

rustic emerald

Rustic Emerald Wedding Ideas

This rustic emerald green wedding inspiration board has an elegant mystery about it that I just can’t get enough of right now! I’m thinking it has something to do with that misty forest picture… If you want a tasteful and refined forest wedding but don’t want to do it with typical quirky forest style – […]

rustic and chic wedding inspiration

Peach floral centerpiece / Joanna Tano Photography

Oftentimes when brides think of a Hawaii wedding they immediately think of a beach. However, a frequently overlooked aspect of these gorgeous islands of ours is that they lend themselves beautifully to rustic style weddings! This fabulously rustic and chic inspiration shoot by Joanna Tano in upcountry Maui exemplifies just that: I love the laid back style […]

southern sunset (reader request)

purple southern wedding inspiration

I can’t think of a better to start the new month off than with a reader request! This purple wedding inspiration board was created for Kimberly who is getting married in North Carolina next spring at the gorgeously rustic Crest Pavilion. From Kimberly: ” We are having our wedding in North Carolina where my fiance is from, […]

zodiac wedding: capricorn

mountain wedding ideas with green and brown / based on zodiac sign: capricorn

This green and brown mountain wedding inspiration board is based on the zodiac sign Capricorn. I thought that a series inspired by all twelve of the astrology signs (whether you believe in their accuracy or not) would be fun and this is the first. Be sure to tune in each week to catch yours! Capricorn […]

rustic pink wedding ideas

rustic pink wedding ideas / Julie Siddi Photography

Today’s rustic pink inspiration shoot from fabulous French photographer Julie Siddi effortlessly combines sweet romantic colors with a barn wedding atmosphere. Morgane of Big Day styled the shoot and mentioned that “everything starts with the venue.” And I couldn’t agree more! This is proof that rustic barn weddings don’t have to be ‘traditional’ – they […]

indigo and rust

rust and indigo wedding colors

A rust and indigo color combination is divine for an autumn wedding. This inspiration board feels like something your husband-to-be wouldn’t cringe at either… it’s beautiful, rustic, and has some old school gentlemanly charm to it (thinking of those fantastic whiskey bottles when I say that!). When using rust as a main color in your […]

red, white, and blue

Red, white, and blue wedding

After a heart-breaking and horrifying week for the us here in the United States I thought that the red, white, and blue could use a little love. When thinking of this nation for inspiration of course the countryside sprang to mind, but not the rustic American farm wedding style we usually see. This time I […]