south african game reserve vow renewal

When an event planner and her husband decide to renew their vows you know they aren’t going to go for the usual flowers and reception hall at home sort of deal! Lindsey of Simply Perfect Events and her husband Preston decided to turn their vow renewal into one of the most epic experiences ever in […]

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 […]

engagement at golden gate national park

These views are breathtaking and so are this beautiful couple. What a place to have an engagement shoot! From Ian: “This engagement shoot was aimed to be romantic, simple and natural, with a beautiful green and blue mountain landscape as backdrop. We did the shoot in Golden Gate National Park, in South Africa, right after […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 – […]

sublime springtime wedding

Today’s gorgeous inspiration shoot from South African photographer Rensche Mari has a quiet beauty to it that is absolutely bewitching. Loosely inspired by Downton Abbey, this styled shoot is an exquisite ode to all things spring! Rensche Mari and her team of fabulous creatives know that Downton Abbey isn’t just about the upper class people, […]

rustic foodie wedding

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 […]