5 unique ring bearer pillows

For this week’s vendor spotlight White Tulip Boutique offers up some adorable and unique alternatives to the traditional ring bearer pillow! 1. Canoe Summer Camp themed weddings have been all the rage and I expect they’ll continue to be so next year. This canoe ring bearer pillow would be the perfect detail at just such […]

sweet and classic wedding with DIY details

This week’s vendor spotlight comes from the lovely Mandy Henry Photography! I’ve been a long-time fan of Mandy’s work and the way she captured Abbey & Daniel’s sweet, classic wedding is perfection. Mandy wrote quite possibly the sweetest tribute I’ve ever read to Abbey & Daniel on her blog  – “I’ve known Abbey since she […]

pantone colors for fall wedding

When combined, Pantone’s 2013 colors for fall make a unique and fun palette for a wedding. They evoke the many changes that take place during the season and range from the warmly vivid vivacious and samba to the majestic emerald and dramatic koi. The deep greens, coffee-colored carafe, and dark turbulent gray provide the perfect […]

words of wisdom for your engagement shoot

Not having an engagement shoot is one of our only regrets regarding our wedding. I was busy moving to where my then fiance lived, we were both busy planning the wedding, and it just didn’t feel like something we needed. I couldn’t have been more wrong! In order to keep you from making the same […]

vintage garden wedding in hawaii

I’ve got to preface this week’s vendor spotlight post by saying – editing my friends’ wedding was SO difficult! Raleigh and Lindsay’s vintage garden themed wedding here in Hawaii was an absolute delight to attend and I couldn’t be happier for these two. They are truly meant to be together and their love for each other shines […]

behind the scenes with percy handmade

This week’s vendor spotlight feature is a special one. Tania of Percy Handmade (who you’ve seen before here) lets you take a peek inside her beautiful studio with a shoot by Peta Rudd, and shares her story and creative process! Prepare to fall head-over-heels for this lovely lady and her beautiful, handcrafted bridal accessories… How did you come […]

ila handbags

Today’s vendor spotlight is such a treat! The lovely Paula of Ila Handbags talks about her design influences and gives tips on ordering custom clutches for your yourself and your bridesmaids. Plus, this shoot by Tiffany Bolk Photography of Paula’s new studio in Minneapolis is absolutely gorgeous – you’re going to feel like a kid […]

alternative bridal editorial

This week’s vendor spotlight is focused on Olivia Headpieces. Hilary Van Dyke was kind enough to send a few images from her recent editorial shoot called ‘She Reigns’ that features some of Sandra’s (the lovely lady behind Olivia Headpieces) beautiful creations. From Sandra of Olivia Headpieces – “I love when photographers do their magic and use […]

unique rough diamond rings

I couldn’t wait to put together this week’s vendor spotlight because it meant that I got to go window shopping on Diamond In The Rough’s website! Rough, natural diamonds are some of the most beautiful gems in the world. They have an untouched organic look to them and each is truly one of a kind. […]

destination wedding tips

No one knows destination weddings quite like Morgan Childs of Moana Events because she plans weddings here in Hawaii – one of the top destination wedding spots in the world! Couples from Japan, Australia, Russia, Greece, the mainland US – you name it – they come here to get married and it’s easy to see […]

bridesmaid necklace styles + giveaway

This week’s vendor spotlight is focused on Tangerine Jewelry – a lovely brand you’ve seen here since the very beginning and a brand that has all of your bridal party accessorizing needs covered! Among my favorite items in Erica’s store are her necklaces. Necklaces make fabulous gifts for your bridesmaids because not only can they wear them […]

hand painted watercolor wedding programs

For this week’s vendor spotlight I’m so pleased to introduce you to the newest member of the family: MaeMae Paperie! Megan, the creative mastermind behind this brilliant brand, (remember this best-selling Anthroplogie swim suit? She created that cute flamingo print!) designed these watercolor wedding programs for a couple getting married here in Hawaii. I’ll let […]

great gatsby wedding details

The Great Gatsby has been taking the wedding world by storm and it’s easy to see why! This fabulous and luxurious 1920s style is sophisticated and celebratory. Plus, this look can be pulled off just about anywhere! For today’s vendor spotlight I’ve paired two amazing wedding professionals who do Gatsby style right: Love vs. Design […]

orange summer wedding ideas

Summer weddings are glorious affairs: the sun is shining and there’s a celebratory sense of fun in the air! For today’s vendor spotlight post I’ve paired up two amazing ladies who do orange very well: Shereen of Ever After Events, and Erica from Towne 9. Shereen of Ever After Events coordinates and plans weddings all […]

shabby chic crochet

This shabby chic blush wedding inspiration board has such a fabulous slightly rustic, slightly vintage vibe. I’m loving it! And the crochet details? Perfect, romantic, and they will lend an heirloom quality to the day when used at your wedding. When Shannon, the amazingly creative lady behind The Botanical Box, sent an inquiry about becoming a BB […]

beach wedding details

It’s time for another lovely vendor spotlight and with summer here I couldn’t help but share my favorite beach wedding details! Blue + white is an effortless and perfectly chic color combination for a beach or nautical themed wedding and these finds from Lasso’d Moon and White Tulip Boutique really do this lovely palette justice. […]