ophelia: an enchanting fashion + boudoir editorial

Filled with some of the most incredible wedding day looks I’ve ever seen, today’s fashion-forward editorial photographed by Lara Hotz is all kinds of epic – it features 4 bridal looks and 2 boudoir ensembles. With styling by Stefanie Ingram and amazingly creative floral designs by Jardine Hansen, this shoot recently graced the pages of the […]

beach boudoir inspiration with a DIY flower bra

Autumn of Hello Miss Lovely creates and photographs absolute magic. She DIY’d the flower bra in today’s bohemian beach boudoir shoot, paired it with a floral crown, simple white cover up, and shot it all against an idyllic beach setting, capturing the most amazing colors and beauty of the sunset! From Hello Miss Lovely – […]

free people boho boudoir shoot in the woods

Boudoir shoots are usually confined to just that – a boudoir. But today’s inspiration shoot from Katherine Henry Boudoir shows just how gorgeous getting courageous and donning intimates from one of everyone’s favorite brands (Free People!) can be in the great outdoors. It’s a fabulous alternative to the traditional boudoir session! From Katherine Henry Boudoir – […]

vintage inspired bridal boudoir

With a vintage slip and little romantic details, today’s ever-so-feminine boudoir session captured by Kate Ignatowski is breathtakingly beautiful. It reminds me of a hint of perfume on the air, grand romances and oft reread love letters. The light-as-air photography from Kate really captures the ultra feminine and whisper soft mood of this gorgeous and […]

sensual boudoir inspiration shoot

Today’s bridal boudoir inspiration shoot from Joel Bedford Photography is magnificent for it’s sensuality and scope. It truly tells the story of a bride getting ready for her big day in the most exquisite and alluring way. From Justyna Baraniecki – “We wanted to create a beautiful storyline of a bride getting ready for her […]

fine art boudoir shoot

This romantic, French themed fine art bridal boudoir inspiration shoot from Nadia Hung Photography is everything a boudoir session should be. It’s classy, elegant, timeless, alluring, and breathtakingly beautiful! From Nadia Hung Photography – “The idea was to create an inspirational bridal boudoir shoot for brides-to-be and we approached the boudoir session with an artistic […]

plum pretty sugar for bhldn

Sponsored Post I’ve been a long-time fan of Plum Pretty Sugar so it’s with great pleasure that I get to introduce their new collection for BHLDN! You know those super cute, colorfully printed robes you see brides and their bridesmaids wearing in all of their getting-ready shots? Those are Plum Pretty Sugar robes and they’re […]

romantic boudoir inspiration board

Traditionally, a boudoir is a private set of rooms set apart from the bedroom for the specific purpose of getting dressed and making oneself as beautiful and ladylike as possible. With that in mind, this romantic bridal boudoir inspiration board is a celebration of all things elegant and feminine: pastel colors, delicate lace & tulle, ribbon, […]

veil boudoir

Using a bridal veil or hair accessory for your boudoir shoot is such a lovely idea and this gorgeous inspiration shoot from Izzie Rae Photography shows three different styles that you can utilize: timeless heirloom, simple modern, and vintage bohemian. From Izzie: “Since the beginning of time, wedding veils and headpieces are something that have […]

how to choose bridal lingerie

This is a partnered post.  I am the last person in the world that my friends go to for bra advice (sadly I still have to shop in the pre-teen section and I’m not kidding), so I was thrilled when HerRoom sent over this amazing info-graphic on how to choose bridal lingerie. Plus, it’s so fitting after […]

1940s love shoot

It’s so true that inspiration can come from anywhere and this couple’s source of inspiration is so very sweet. Ella Haus, the photography duo that sent this gorgeous 1940s inspired love shoot said: “Brendan’s grandfather fought in WWII on the largest Canadian battle cruiser, the HMCS Uganda. His interest in history started when his grandfather […]

french boudoir

Natural beauty is the best kind of beauty that that’s why this French boudoir inspiration shoot from Marion Photography is so perfect and lovely. There is no makeup or overdone hair styling in this shoot (which I adore! How often do we see that?!) And for added interest a flower crown, veil, bouquet, and various […]

the new flower crown

This new twist on the bridal flower crown from Primary Petals and Emily Blake Photography is outstanding. It’s big, it’s bold, and it’s definitely beautiful. This inspiration shoot was originally created for Darling Magazine’s spring issue to showcase the beautiful similarities between women and gardens. Aside from being just awesome, this look would be fantastic […]

bohemian boudoir

I can’t think of a better way to spend a Sunday than lolling around in bed in a beautiful barn loft! This bohemian boudoir shoot from Sassyfras Studios that we have here today captures that fun, free-spirited, thank goodness it’s still the weekend vibe perfectly. But first…I must apologize! If you are here for your […]

bridal boudoir

There’s a certain type of inspiration shoot I’ve not yet featured on this blog before: a boudoir shoot. To be totally honest with you it’s because one of my ideas of a nightmare is posing in my panties in front of a photographer I barely know. I applaud women who are brave enough and confident […]