be my valentine

I’m off to Bora Bora today with my Valentine but I’ve planned an entire week of Valentine’s Day inspiration for you here on the blog. It’s going to be amazing (a Valentine Extravaganza!) and I’m kicking it off with a darling mini shoot from Ashlee Mintz Photography. Ashlee was inspired to create this shoot by […]

sparks o’ chalk

Today’s chalk and sparkle themed wedding inspiration shoot is just overflowing with gorgeous, twinkling details. Shot beautifully by both Caili Helsper and Tuan H. Bui Photography, Ari of HeartilyWed not only designed and styled this exquisite and romantic shoot, but also custom created all of the chalkboard style paper goods for it! The twinkle lights […]

vintage golf themed wedding

Little known fact: I used to play golf… all through my childhood and then in college for my ‘PE credit.’ This adorable golf themed wedding inspiration shoot from Trenholm Photo gets the vibe and the details just right and is absolutely perfect for a vintage, golf themed, country club wedding! This golf themed wedding inspiration […]

a mother/daughter inspiration shoot

This darling mother/daughter bridal shoot from Kristina Curtis Photography takes the cake for best idea ever. Whether you’re about to be married, nowhere near getting married, or already married, having an inspiration shoot with your tiny sidekick is the new must. The memories from dressing up together like princesses would be absolutely priceless! The floral […]

southern wedding with fried chicken and waffles

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 […]

shipwreck themed wedding inspiration shoot in maui

There is just so much to love about this shipwrecked themed wedding inspiration shoot from Rebecca Arthurs Photography. The windy weather along Maui’s rugged coastline lends an air of excitement and the impeccable nautical details throughout this shoot bring the theme to life. Wasn’t that an epic shoot? I can’t get enough of it. The […]

free-spirited bohemian DIY wedding

Photographer Autumn Beury of Hello Miss Lovely consistently produces some of my favorite inspiration shoots and today’s free-spirited bohemian wedding is no different. Styled to perfection with plenty of DIY elements and shot in the most captivating way with a focus on the light & love, every moment captured is a definite ‘wow!’ From Autumn […]

royalty themed winter wedding

Today’s royalty themed wedding inspiration shoot from Bellamint Photography mixes old and new motifs in the most flawless way. With plenty of gold, silver, glitter, and sparkle – this wedding theme is truly fit for a queen! From Carrie at Bellamint Photography – “We kept this royalty inspiration shoot very elegant with metals and pastels. […]

an enchanted garden editorial

With three months of planning behind this exquisite editorial Jenny Sun Photography has created an absolute masterpiece. True to its name, this enchanted garden wedding inspiration shoot is just that – enchanting! With a flower covered swing, orchard ladder, and key laden tree the styling elements in this shoot are impeccable and each scene helps to […]

inspired by portuguese tiles

The Mediterranean region is so effortlessly glamorous and today’s shoot from Branco Prata and Karson Butler Events epitomizes that easy elegance. Conceptualized around Portuguese tile designs, this mini-shoot has a breezy charm that’s simply irresistible! The hand-painted tiles on the wedding cake are incredible and the floral design on those chiavari chairs will forever be […]

glittery new year’s eve wedding

New Year’s Eve weddings are such festive and fun occasions and today’s inspiration shoot from Lori Kennedy Photography and Embellish Productions completely captures that sense of excitement. And if you’re hoping for a little glitter and sparkle this New Year’s Eve, it’s got plenty of that too! From Rachel of Embellish Productions – “Our favorite […]

styled shoot awards

This was definitely the hardest list to come up with. When I was tagging my favorite styled shoots of this past year I realized that I am drawn to color and awesome, inspirational leading ladies! 1. Frida Kahlo  Imaginale Design’s Frida Kahlo shoot was one of the first styled shoots I ever published (sadly it […]

candlelit parisian elopement

The words ‘Paris’ and ‘elopement’ go hand in hand and today’s shoot from One and Only Paris Photography has some of the prettiest elopement inspiration I’ve ever seen. A couture gown, cascading floral table runner, romantic candelabras from a Parisian flea market, and a dreamy reception for two make this shoot heavenly! I love that […]

christmas bridal shower

When Anastasiya Belik Photography and PEONY Art Decoration Studio combine forces, true magic happens. PEONY created a perfectly elegant Christmas atmosphere for this shoot and if you’re thinking of having a winter bridal shower, today’s feature provides inspiration for it in spades! The cable knit details and candlelight create a sense of seasonal warmth in […]

color story: lilac and peach

Getting to know some of the other wedding bloggers in this industry has been a true blessing and Kate from Magnolia Rouge is one of the sweetest of the bunch. She envisioned and executed this lilac and peach color story to perfection – coming up not only with the idea but also the stationary & […]

mixed berry wedding color palette

This wedding inspiration shoot from Anastasiya Belik Photography combines an array of berry tones in an impossible elegant way. Mulberry, blackberry, raspberry, and cranberry colors are used throughout and the floral design is an absolute knockout. Sparkling touches like glitter dipped votive candles and shimmering gold calligraphy are woven into the design & are the […]