beach bridals with beautiful bougainvillea

Bougainvillea are quite possibly the most underutilized flower in the wedding industry and I can’t figure out why! I adore them. Today’s bridal inspiration shoot from Hazel Buckley Photography and Flower Talk uses these gorgeous blooms in truly unique ways – from the groom’s bougainvillea bow tie to the bride’s spectacular floral accessories. The overcast […]

spanish style bridal inspiration

Today’s Spanish style bridal inspiration shoot from Blue Rose Photography is all kinds of gorgeous. It goes from sassy to classy with a dash of romance right in the middle of it! The hair and makeup by Shyn Midili of Pacific Brides Mobile Makeup Artistry in this first (sassy) portion of the shoot is inspired […]

stylized bridal portraits with a pink dress and matching cake

Today’s darling and sweet bridal session inspiration shoot from Jessica Maida Photography just couldn’t be more perfect for this week’s Valentine’s Day Extravaganza! The way the cake detailing mimics the pink wedding dress is genius and the snowy ground and adoring groom all add a sense of cozy romance to this amazing inspiration shoot. From Jessica […]

adorably vintage bridal portraits

It’s always cute when a bride incorporates her wedding theme into her bridal portrait session and bride-to-be Megan (you might know her from her fabulous blog – Freckled Italian) did just that in this darling shoot from V.A. Photography. From Ashley of V.A. Photography – “Megan’s wedding theme is vintage so we wanted to hint […]

bridal portraits on the streets of venice

For this beautiful bridal inspiration shoot photographer Katy Lunsford travelled to Venice with Claire Pettibone’s stunning Constance gown in tow. The flooded streets create a sense of romance and the early morning light plays delightfully with the textures and tones of this enchanting city and creamy lace of the wedding dress. To capture a sense […]

wind in her hair: breathtaking bridals

Bridal portraits just don’t get any prettier than this! Today’s ‘wind in her hair’ inspiration shoot from photographer extraordinaire Anastasiya Belik so perfectly captures the bliss, joy, and expectant excitement of a bride to be. Each exquisite little detail styled by Peony Art Studio adds up to a perfect portrait of a bride. Somehow this shoot […]

wedding portraits with pink peonies

Peonies have been loved by all for centuries and they are cherished by brides today for their fluffy and feminine bloom. It doesn’t take very many peonies to create an absolutely stunning bouquet, and today’s inspiration shoot from Carmen and Ingo Photography shows us ways to incorporate a pink peony bouquet into both your bridal […]

classic style bridal portraits

Using props for your bridal portraits is fun – but it’s not necessary and Katie’s beautiful bridal session from V.A. Photography shows us why. All you really need for exquisite, classic bridal portraits is a great photographer and you in your once in a lifetime dress! From Ashley of V.A. Photography: “Katie was such a […]

vintage glam bridal portraits

Photographer Autumn Beury of Hello Miss Lovely has a knack for creating the most original, unique, and whimsical bridal portraits. I’ve been blessed enough to share two of her inspiring sessions before: an alternative rock the dress shoot in a retro record store & a totally original and glittery bohemian one, and this vintage glam […]

rustic bridal portraits

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 […]

vintage bridal portraits

If you adore vintage southern style then you’re going to fall in love with today’s gorgeous bridal portrait inspiration shoot from Maria Hibbs of Squaresville Studios. The antique props, amazing old house, and charming gown are pulled together perfectly to create a timeless southern look! Isn’t this shoot fabulous?! I could move right into that big […]

rustic chic bridals

This styled bridal portrait session from Laura Gordon is absolutely fantastic. The film photography + natural lighting and stunning floral crown and bouquet from Anthomanic are breathtaking. Plus, I love it when people come together to help each other out and that’s exactly what happened with this shoot. Laura had a vision, her photographer friend […]

bridal portraits with 4 different dresses!

It was just the day after that post with loads of blush wedding dresses went up that this stunning bridal portrait session landed in my inbox. Anita, the bride in this shoot, is such a lucky lady! She flew from where she lives in Indonesia to France along with a what I can only assume […]

gypsy bridal style

There is just something about a gypsy inspired bride that I really adore, even though I’m not cool enough to pull of this look – it’s amazing! When you hear the word ‘gypsy’ you think of a life full of travel, adventure, and fun. What’s not to love about that? And as Hello Miss Lovely […]

alternative rock the dress shoot

Today’s Fashion Friday post from Hello Miss Lovely is such a treat! Shannon and John were married over a year ago, but one day isn’t enough to rock your dress so Shannon donned her gorgeous gown again for this shoot. What I love most about this shoot is that Shannon’s personality really shines through. This […]

fort worth bridal portraits

I’m loving Cara’s bridal portraits from Two Blue Shoes Photography. The veil… oh that veil! Seriously, this is an excellent reason to purchase a cathedral length veil – just so you can get some stunning shots like these! Katie of Two Blue Shoes Photography told us a little about the shoot: “Since Cara lives in […]