sweet southern bridal session with a deer

Southern bridal sessions are always the cutest and Milly’s, captured by Luke and Cat Photography, tops out on the cute scale. With a whimsical woodland setting, this bride had her bridal portraits done along with an adorable, Bambi-esque deer! From Luke and Cat Photography – “As part of Southern tradition, most of our brides choose […]

regal bridal session with an orchid veil

I’m so thrilled to share this shoot from the fabulous Carmen and Ingo Photography with you today! When these two told me they were going to be stopping by the Hawaiian Islands (on their honeymoon!) I couldn’t resist pulling something together for them to capture. With design & styling by the incredible Morgan of Moana […]

west coast bridal inspiration shoot

Today’s west coast bridal inspiration shoot from Kirill Bordon Photography is so gorgeously textural and so stunningly natural yet elegant – I just can’t get enough of it! Plus, there’s a fabulous array of delicate and glittery headpieces, combs, and veils from Olivia that would accent any bridal session perfectly. From Kirill Bordon Photography – […]

spellbinding barcelona bridals

How fitting! After yesterday’s modern industrial shoot today’s bridal inspiration session takes place in an old industrial complex in beautiful Barcelona, Spain. Styled by the lovely Esther of Belle & Chic and photographed by both Marcos Sanchez and Roberto Ramos of The Lone Riders, this shoot has a darkly romantic look to it that’s spellbinding. From […]

the beauty of simplicity: spring bridal inspiration

Candice of Ivy & Tweed Photography created a beautiful bridal portrait inspiration shoot to show how simple can be stunning. Inspired by spring, the bride is not only carrying a bouquets of beautiful flowers, but they also surround her. From Candice of Ivy & Tweed Photography – “Our Spring Bridal Inspiration was inspired by the […]

oak tree and spanish moss bridal session

I love it when photographers step in and get creative with their bridal sessions and that’s exactly what Amanda Lenhardt did for Carla and Justin. She designed the balloon tassels and a bouquet for this newlywed couple who wanted additional portraits 6 months after their wedding! From Amanda Lenhardt Photography – “Carla and Justin are […]

bohemian princess day after session

If you’re looking for a unique bohemian beach look – today is your lucky day! Connie and Wesley’s adorable day after session mixes free-spirited styling with the natural beauty of Kua Bay on the island of Hawaii and it’s all captured beautifully by Rebecca Arthurs Photography. From Connie – “It was weird, at one point, […]

ethereal bridal portraits

Ethereal and elegant, today’s incredibly delicate bridal portrait inspiration shoot from Katerina Lobova Photography captures the gentle spirit of feminine beauty in the most alluring way. With two couture gowns and a beautiful bridal bouquet – the natural beauty of the bride is on full display. From Katerina Lobova – “Beauty resides in the simplicity and […]

vintage birdcage bridal session

Today’s sunshiny-yellow vintage bridal inspiration shoot from Warmphoto Photography just sings of spring and I adore the clever parallel between the antique birdcage and the bride’s birdcage veil! From Warmphoto – “When spring begins something very special is in the air. It’s the season of fresh feelings and bright emotions. Every heart and soul is blossoming.” […]

1930s bridal styled shoot

I’m obsessing over every detail in this 1930s styled bridal inspiration shoot from Christina Block Photography. Each element plays perfectly against each other & creates one of the most ‘accurate feeling’ vintage editorials ever. It’s always funny as a blogger to see which detail draws me to a shoot and for this one I was […]

once upon a dream: fairytale bridal inspiration

Once Upon a Dream from Disney’s Sleeping Beauty has to be one of my favorite Disney songs of all time and Lana Del Ray’s reimagining of it for the new movie Maleficent has got me hooked. That classic, romantic, and beautiful song – Once Upon a Dream – was the catalyst behind today’s gorgeous bridal […]

pirate ship bridal inspiration shoot

Today’s sea-rover bridal inspiration shoot from Brittany of Haizel Creations Photography & Videography is so much fun with its cute tea length dress, unique array of headpieces from Crown Your Gown, and pirate ship. Yep – a pirate ship! From Haizel Creations – “As a Utah based photographer & videographer I am never limited on […]

modernly romantic NYC bride

Today’s New York City rooftop bridal inspiration shoot from Rebekah Senter Photography shows a stylish and romantic look for the modern city bride. From Rebecca – “I recently got together with a team and we put together a bridal inspiration shoot. The theme was a modernly romantic New York bride. I wanted the beauty of […]

steel grey and radiant orchid bridal session

Today’s gorgeous bridal session inspiration shoot from Petronella Photography, Ashley Gerrity Photography, and Aribella Events seamlessly combines a glamorous bridal look with details in Pantone’s color of the year for 2014 – Radiant Orchid. From Petronella Photography – “In the North, we trash the dress. But in the South, they celebrate the dress. It’s a […]

ku’u lei: colorful and tropical bridal session

With the Ku’u Lei inspiration shoot series we visited the city first, then the mountains, and so of course we had to round it out with a trip to one of Hawaii’s famed beaches. Despite the gray skies and rain, today’s tropical bridal session inspiration shoot (conceptualized and shot by Chelsea of Bit of Ivory […]

romantic and dreamy bridal session inspiration

Midwest fine art film photographer Jake Anderson takes romance to a whole new level with this breathtaking bridal inspiration shoot titled My Beloved. It’s filled with love notes, lacy detailing, and one of the most creative uses of flowers ever – right on the wedding dress! Wasn’t that shoot just divine? I adore it everything about […]