winter bohemian wedding

Boho Winter Wedding

From Samantha McCleary Photography – “This styled shoot became special as soon as I found out that our models, Ashley & Jesse had never had a real wedding! When I asked her to model for the shoot she was overly excited and emotionally poured out how much this would mean to her and her husband which just made this shoot all the more special.” “We really wanted to create a ‘bohemian vibe,’ so we incorporated a jeweled crown along with a jeweled arm … [Continue reading]

if zoe deschanel got married…

Zoe Deschanel New Girl themed wedding

From Shannon Dewitt – “If Zoe Deschanel got married, loved mobile beer trucks, pretty floral cakes, and classic dresses...and she got married at a beautifully chic barn setting with the perfect light, THIS would be as close to that perfect New Girl wedding day as we could possibly dream up!” “This shoot was designed by April Turner of Vintage Florals and Design, and her vision was a crisp, classic, shoot with a nod to whimsy! The florals were … [Continue reading]

emerald and leather country wedding

Vintage wedding dress

From Abby Anderson – “This country-themed wedding inspiration shoot is all about a rich, sophisticated environment against the backdrop of a legendary North Dakota sunset. We used a neutral color scheme of deep emerald and white with elements of brown and leather to bring it all together.” “Scattered throughout the lounge space was solid furniture pieces with thick, heavy textiles, old locker baskets filled with baseballs and a hand-knotted rug as a … [Continue reading]

holy bridal session

French Church Bridal Session

From Laure Lalliard Design – “The inspiration infused in this editorial is about the modern holy woman. It is an ode to timeless femininity with subtle details for a joyful, gracious and loving bride. It is inspired by the French heritage of Christianity in Gaul with its small Roman churches; combining the French heritage of Reims, the capital of champagne, with a fresh eye. The look is minimalist and the extreme simplicity of the elements brings sophistication … [Continue reading]

haiku mill wedding in maui

Haiku Mills Maui Wedding | Hawaii Destination Wedding

I hope you are ready to see a gorgeous wedding shoot on the blog today! Shot by Vanessa Hicks Photography in Hawaii and with historic Haiku Mill, an iconic Maui wedding venue, adorned with gorgeous floral designs as the backdrop to this stunning wedding inspiration shoot you will not be disappointed! Heather Benge Events lets the natural beauty of the lush, tropical wedding venue shine through in the most naturally glamorous way. The floral designs … [Continue reading]

mykonos wedding

Mykonos Beach Wedding

From Whitestories Events – “When we decided to have an island chic wedding inspiration shoot, we knew that Mykonos was the perfect destination. Mykonos is located in the Cyclades block of islands in Greece and is famous for its beauty and luxury lifestyle. The picturesque landscapes of the island, the pure white of the Cycladic architecture, the amazing beaches with the blue sea and the rocks surrounding them, inspired us to design a chic wedding styled shoot!” … [Continue reading]

baobab tree elopement in africa

South Africa wedding in Limpopo with a ceremony at a Baobab tree | Floral wedding dress and a live wedding painting

From Mary-Ann Art – “This shoot took place in the most magical of settings, underneath a 2,000-year-old baobab tree on a private farm in Limpopo, South Africa. The shoot featured lux textures set against rustic scenery, with a beautiful floral wedding dress, warm toned elopement table, indigo and magenta botanicals and a quirky gin bar under a tree. And of course an adorable couple deeply in love! The shoot is topped off with a unique live wedding painting of the … [Continue reading]

italian villa inspired wedding

Classic Same Sex Wedding

From Bonphotage Photography – “When I stumbled across a real Italian venue in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, I knew this was a gem that needed to be captured in an elegant way! After all, while we all dream of a European wedding, it isn’t always an option, so why not bring Europe to you!? To create the magic, I teamed up with Regine Danielle Events for an anniversary shoot straight out of our Tuscan fantasies! One of our bride models, Sidney, wore a stunning … [Continue reading]

winter wedding in siberia

Winter wedding in Siberia with wool winter wedding details and a red and green color palette

From photographer Helga Balashova – “For this wedding inspiration shoot we wanted to show a love story in the Siberian winter, so we decided to hold a photo session in the chilly open air and on a panoramic platform with a view of the Yenisei River among the mountains of Siberia.” “The concept of shooting was set by the color scheme - marsala and emerald. Both of these colors blend perfectly with each other and with the green tones of the environment … [Continue reading]

the newlywed guide to the first dinner party

First Party as Newlyweds

The busyness of your wedding day might be over, but now that the smoke has cleared it's time to have some friends over for dinner at your place. Between all the gifts and the shopping trips, you're all set for your new life now, right? Then how come planning your first dinner party seems even more stressful than picking out the rings? Here are a few tips to help ease your nerves when planning your dinner gathering as a newlywed couple. Photography … [Continue reading]

win a FREE DESTINATION WEDDING!

Win a FREE destination wedding

Are you dreaming of a destination wedding? Well, I’m thrilled to share that you have a chance to win a FREE one! ​Destify​ is running a ​creative video contest​ offering a life-changing opportunity for one couple to win a truly ​FREE destination wedding​. We’ve all seen free destination wedding offers before but this one goes beyond those. Why is this one better? Royalton PUJ and Hideaway in Dominican Republic YOU GET TO CHOOSE! One deserving couple will … [Continue reading]

heartfelt rustic southern wedding

Rustic North Carolina Wedding with Southern wedding details and heartfelt DIY wedding touches

From Southern Hospitality Weddings & Events – “Kelly & Riley's wedding was the kind that you just felt so fortunate to be a part of! Their love story spans over a decade and they made sure to bring many heartfelt details to their day. These two newlyweds are the masterminds behind popular local brand, Local As It Gets, and they truly live that name - incorporating local & heirloom components to their wedding wherever possible! Their wedding felt like a … [Continue reading]

stunning front yard wedding

Frontyard Wedding

From Angela Zion Photography – “Katrina & Johann met in California when Johann came to install cable at Katrina's apartment! They decided to have an intimate 23 person wedding at her Dad's home on Lake Keowee in Seneca, South Carolina. The ceremony was held in the living room overlooking the water, and the reception was held in the front yard." "They had acrylic laser etched and gold foiled invitations, and then tied that in to the big day with … [Continue reading]

kumquat and dark teal wedding

Kumquat orange and blue teal wedding invites

From Eva Rieb Photography – “Ultimately, I wanted a shoot that was edgy but also delivered all the pretty details we love oogling over so much. The end result was a mega styled shoot plan that would deliver two shoots in one day: the ‘kumquat shoot’ which would fill that want (need?) for something a little more rock’n’roll with all the pretty details and then the ‘romantic shoot’ for the soft side of weddings. I could be happier with the results from this day of … [Continue reading]

neutral minimalist art studio wedding

Neutral Minimalist Wedding

From Stay Co. – “When I was approached to style this wedding editorial shoot I was immediately captivated by the concept. The photographer sent me some paintings by Andrew Wyeth. The mood, the layers, the textures, the still life… I was automatically drawn in. I studied the paintings as I thought up the story I wanted to tell to go with these beautiful artworks. What really stood out to me in the art was the charcoal, the unfinished look, the messy paint...all … [Continue reading]

lake como love story

Lake Como Destination Wedding

From the bride, Julia– “Our love story began a few years before the wedding. Time flies so fast that we did not notice how years passed and our feelings were the same as during the first days of dating! One year before our wedding, in a restaurant where you can see the patterns of the clouds and beautiful landscape Vitaly asked me to marry him and I couldn't refuse. We carefully chose the wedding date with astrologer’s help as we wanted it to be positive and … [Continue reading]