how to get married in bali

How to get married in Bali

Dreaming of getting married in Bali? We are too, especially having just come back from there! After all it’s called the island of love and the island of gods for a good reason. This place couldn’t be a more beautiful (and affordable!) to tie the knot in. So – how do you make sure that your destination wedding in Bali is legal? Let’s discuss. Editor’s Note: While we have thoroughly researched this article we cannot guarantee that all the information provided here … [Continue reading]

st. patrick’s day wedding

St. Patrick's Day Wedding

From Tiffaney Childs Photography – “Inspired by the picturesque countryside and rolling hills of Ireland, this team of top vendors came together seamlessly to create an artfully rustic tribute to St. Patrick’s Day. With warm woods and lush greenery complemented by neutral blooms, lovely metallics, pops of emerald, and plenty of Irish spirits, the romance of Ireland filled Chicago’s Bridgeport Art Center, aided by the sweet energy of real-life couple Gavyn and … [Continue reading]

a floral celebration

Hanging floral and tea light installation above wedding reception tables

Laura and Matt wanted their guests to enjoy their wedding as much as they knew they would. It all started with the reception venue, Brazos Hall. It was the perfect blank canvas that they knew they could turn into the space they were looking for. The couples initial plan was to go minimalist on with décor and flowers, but that all changed with a little bit of research online and guidance from their wedding coordinator. What they ended up with was an incredible … [Continue reading]

garden wedding in prague

Garden wedding in Prague

From Arte De Vie – “A hidden gem located in the heart of Prague is where we find our beautiful bride and groom. The Vrtba Garden is located in the charming quarter of Mala Strana and was designed by Frantisek Maximilian Kanka in 1720. It is considered one of the most beautiful Baroque gardens in Central Europe! Although small and intimate, the garden features everything a Baroque garden should; elegant staircases, statues, terraces, colorful flowerbeds, ornate … [Continue reading]

bougainvillea-filled beachside costa rica wedding

Costa Rica Wedding

From photographers Anna + Mateo – “There are so many gorgeous locations in the world that provide the most scenic backdrops for destination weddings, and Costa Rica is full of incredible nature, gorgeous beaches, lovely people, and it's a perfect spot for an intimate destination wedding! One of the most impressive parts of Costa Rica is the natural flora and fauna-- exotic and colorful flowers and plants and the cutest sloths and monkeys. We … [Continue reading]

luxury honeymoon resort in bali

Komaneka at Keramas Beach | Luxury Boutique Hotels | Honeymoon Resort in Bali

If you’re looking for a unique, luxurious honeymoon resort you definitely need to check out Komaneka at Keramas Beach in Bali. Getting to Bali can be a hike (unless you’re already on that side of the world) but believe me when I say this: the journey is worth it. The Komaneka Resorts collection includes 5 world-renowned, boutique properties in Bali (one of which just won Trip Advisor’s 2018 Traveler’s Choice award as one of the top 25 best luxury hotels in the … [Continue reading]

how to start planning your wedding

how to start planning your wedding

Whether big or small, planning your wedding is quite an undertaking, but a joyous one! It can seem overwhelming at first, but by breaking it up into tasks it’s not quite so daunting. We’re written down a few tips to help you get started in your wedding planning process. PLAN YOUR BUDGET Most brides and grooms-to-be start the wedding planning process with some idea of how they envision their big day be it an elopement, a destination wedding to somewhere … [Continue reading]

magnolias and matrimony

Magnolia wedding invitations

From wedding planner Asheville Event Co. – “Marjorie dreamt of her wedding day filled with love, laughter and having their sweet pup, Scout by her side. It all came true when she married Matt, on a gorgeous June afternoon in the lush mountains of Highlands, NC. Old Edwards Inn was set for a wedding of elegance and tradition, the men in their crisp white dinner jackets, the tables set with fresh magnolia blooms, gold accents and candlelight, it was all so beautiful. … [Continue reading]

dramatic forest wedding

Moody and mysterious dramatic forest wedding in Oregon with a Lord of the Rings and Celtic theme

From wedding planner Bridal Bliss – “Planning this couple's wedding was a rare opportunity to step into a dreamland of possibilities. They described their vision for an ancient, sylvan, Celtic and Nordic inspired celebration that captured my imagination instantly. It was clear that their multi-day wedding festival would be singular! They would lavish their guests with an extraordinary taste of the richest experiences of the Pacific Northwest, offering a chance to … [Continue reading]

joyful and lush winery wedding

Pennsylvania winery wedding

From Lindsay Campbell Photography – “Ask Marissa and Pat about their love story, and they’ll tell you it’s pretty similar to that of Jim and Pam from The Office. They met working for an architecture firm in Philly, and for a long time, the timing just wasn’t right... until it was. On their wedding day - with Marissa’s lace Casablanca gown, the bridesmaids' blush Hayley Paige gowns, the gentlemen’s blue suits (accessorized by The Tie Bar), and gorgeous florals - … [Continue reading]

raw organic elegance

Greenery table runner and ceramic dishes

Inspiration for your wedding style and décor can come from anywhere and one place we find constant beauty and style wrapped into one is in paper goods and Minted has some of the best of them. Themed off of the modern botanical motifs of the Vines of Green Stationery Suite, this wedding inspiration shoot was born from the chic combination of organic foliage and dramatically glamorous industrial black! It’s the perfect look for a stylish and modern bride. … [Continue reading]

fall winery wedding inspiration

Oregon Winery Wedding

From photographer Areeg Spencer Weddings – “The skies cleared and the sun welcomed us with a beautiful day in McMinnville, Oregon. Maysara Winery was the perfect setting for this classic and romantic styled wedding editorial shoot inspired by the warmth of fall.” “The lake at the entrance of the venue had yet to be incorporated in any event thus far, so we took it as an opportunity to bring something new to this popular venue with a flower adorned … [Continue reading]

10 perfect first dance songs

10 best first dance songs

Picking your wedding songs is a pretty big deal. As we all know, music can make or break the vibe you’re going for – it’s so important to get it just right! From ‘getting ready for the wedding music’ in the morning to the processional, cocktail hour music, reception entrance songs, father-daughter dance song to some cross-generational hits to get your grandparents up and moving, there’s a lot of decisions to make! See more from this Modern Art Museum Wedding … [Continue reading]

beautifully traditional nevada wedding

Nevada Wedding

Zach and Kari’s wedding planned by Elite Elegance and captured beautifully by Mandy Ford Photography combines tradition with romance in the loveliest way! Plus, once you read all about their romantic and personal touches (especially what they did with their flowers after their big day), you’ll fall in love with these two as much as they have with each other. HOW THEY MET From the Bride, Kari – “What started as a friendship turned into something … [Continue reading]

modern moroccan-inspired wedding

Moroccan Style Wedding

From Be Loved Events + Design – “The design of the photo shoot was influenced by the beautiful details seen in traditional Moroccan weddings. Taking cues from this, we created something fresh and modern that fit our couple's personality. The floral design brought in bright splashes of color and elegance. Dark chocolate truffles paired with a cake decorated with traditional patterns and colorful chocolate sails added decadence in the form of simplicity. White … [Continue reading]

10 best wedding and love quotes

Love and wedding quotes

Last week we talked about how to write your own wedding vows and one of the tips was to look up some of your favorite love and wedding quotes. With that said we’ve decided to round-up a few of our favorite here to get your mind racing about all the ways you love your bride or groom-to-be and how exciting it is to be to get married! Love Letter themed wedding - see more here. Nobody is perfect, until you fall in love with them. – Unkown She wasn’t exactly sure … [Continue reading]