earthy industrial editorial

Donut Hole Wedding Cake

From Kimberly Paige Photography – “For this wedding inspiration shoot we were going for an earthy, modern industrial vibe with as much greenery as we could fit in! It’s the perfect look for an indoor wedding during cooler months. We used roses, Spanish moss, purple grapes, and a light gray chiffon dress. The cake (inspired by French croquembouche cakes) was almost 3ft tall and made entirely out of unglazed donut holes. We wanted to showcase unique set designs and … [Continue reading]

unique italian riviera destination editorial

Italian Riviera Destination Wedding

The Italian Riviera is known for its glamorous affairs and gorgeous vistas but today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Martina Bianchi and The Wedding Tale gives a boho twist to a classic wedding destination wedding location. With unique design elements and an attention to detail that Italian weddings are known for, this beach wedding editorial couldn’t be more fresh and stunning! From Martina Bianchi – “With this wedding inspiration shoot we … [Continue reading]

rising tide society’s tuesdays together wedding editorial

Summer wedding colors

Rising Tide Society’s (whose motto is ‘community over competition’) chapter in Charleston, West Virginia hosted a styled shoot collaboration that included 10 different photographers and various makers to create a boho-chic wedding inspiration shoot! With a warm, late-summery color palette the results were simply stunning! The scene at Sleepy Hollow Golf Club in Hurricane, West Virginia was styled by Simply Gorgeous Events and featured a variety of … [Continue reading]

italian inspired fashion editorial

Italian inspired bridal fashion editorial

We all know that THE DRESS is one of the most exciting parts about wedding planning and today’s bridal fashion editorial from Tab McCausland Photography showcases some extremely beautiful looks set against the Italian-inspired community of Bella Collina in Florida. To really set these gowns apart and show how gorgeous they’ll be at a wedding, a reception table with burgundy floral designs was created and included red echeveria succulents, white … [Continue reading]

costa rica destination wedding resort

Costa Rica Destination Wedding Resort

If you’re looking for the perfect destination wedding venue or honeymoon resort look no further than the luxury boutique resort Casa Chameleon in Mal Pais, Costa Rica! I recently had the opportunity to visit this stunning gem of a hotel and to be frank I was blown away. Not just by Casa Chameleon, but by Costa Rica - the food, the people, the scenery, the ease of travel, and the value. Costa Rica was simply incredible and Casa Chameleon made it so! GETTING THERE: … [Continue reading]

cape verde wedding

Cape Verde wedding

From Creative Collaborations – “The islands of the country of Cape Verde (off the west coast of Africa) are a melting pot of cultures. The Portuguese originally discovered Cape Verde, so there’s a mixture of African, Brazilian and Portuguese influences. You’ll see it in the island’s music, fashion and perhaps most clearly – the food! I wanted to create a wedding that embraced the culture, fashion, and creativity all in one. The Cape Verde Islands is made up of … [Continue reading]

cactus love session

Cactus Cake

These two have been together for over 9 years and wanted to celebrate with a photo shoot by the incredible Anastasiia Kryvenok. It was difficult to get permission to shoot from the greenhouse management but the effort was totally worth it! Complete with a cake (that the greenhouse cat ended up taking a bite of!), an all green bouquet, and edgy attire perfect for these two lovebirds, a beautiful anniversary session resulted. *** Photography & … [Continue reading]

vintage aristocratic wedding

Vintage aristocratic wedding style

From Photographer Dmitry Pavlov – “When it’s cold outside an indoor wedding calls for seasonal warm and rich colors bringing to mind a cozy fireside whilst the snow falls outside. Inspired by this feeling we based the color palette for this vintage aristocratic wedding inspiration shoot on deep emerald, burgundy, pomegranate, antique gold, vintage milk lace, and shades of chocolate, cappuccino, and truffle woven into an elegant style filled with the spirit of … [Continue reading]

boho chic dry garden elopement

Cactus Garden Wedding

From Kim Branagan Photography – “This boho-chic elopement inspiration shoot was brought about through a desire to show a gorgeous, picturesque, dream elopement that is still approachable and attainable. This is inspiration for the couple that goes where the wind takes them and likes to keep things personal yet still fun, funky, and memorable!” “The location, The Ruth Bancroft Gardens, was the cactus-filled canvas that we built from and everything from … [Continue reading]

hanging wedding reception flowers

Hanging wedding flowers

From Milk + Honey Photography – “For our shoot at Ritchie Hill in Charlotte, North Carolina, we were inspired by a fresh design that would speak to brides in any region. We wanted to create a clean floral design that would not distract any wedding dinner conversation, so we decided to take it off of the table all together and hang it from the ceiling!” “We wanted to mix traditional with exceptional, so we mixed in a succulent theme with a sprig of bright … [Continue reading]

intimate garden wedding at a tuscan villa

Tuscany Villa Wedding

Ever wonder what happens when a fine art wedding planner & stylist moves into a villa in Tuscany and uses the estate as a wedding venue? Well – I’ve got an answer for you today and it’s pure magic! Silke of Weddings by Silke made her dream come true and moved into her ‘brand new’ 1640s era Tuscan home, the amazing Villa Montanare. Today’s inspiration shoot, captured beautifully by Diana Fronhmueller showcases this beautiful place with an intimate garden … [Continue reading]

spring garden wedding at the mandarin oriental

Just married sign

From Green Orchid Events – “Ashley and Jacob first laid eyes on each other when they were in the same college class together and Jacob claimed the seat right next to her. She agreed to study with him and the rest is history!” “They chose Las Vegas as their destination as they wanted an intimate wedding with their closest friends and family. The Mandarin Oriental was the perfect location for them as it allowed them to stay at a luxury hotel, but they … [Continue reading]

carnation bridal session

Carnation wedding

I’ve often thought that carnations are an underrated flower – somehow they got a bad rap along way. Poppy + Mint Floral Company along with Sonia Savio Photography completely change that perception today and showcase the romantic possibilities and subtle beauties of carnations! From Poppy + Mint Floral Company – “Throughout history, flowers have had symbolic meaning and carnations are no exception. In Victorian times Floriography, the language of … [Continue reading]

airport wedding

Vintage airport wedding

From Always Flawless Productions – “The beginning of Kelsey and Kendall's love story took place at the Hemet Ryan Airport. Having always had a love for aviation, Kelsey took a job working at the airport for a short 6-month period. Over the course of those 6 months she became good friends with a studly pilot named Kendall. The more time the two spent together, the more they realized just how much they enjoyed each others company!” “Not long after they … [Continue reading]

industrial meets greenery

Glass Factory wedding

From Bri Cibene Photography – “Before Jacksonville's newest industrial venue, The Glass Factory, was officially open for weddings, a group of Jacksonville creatives decided to throw a launch party for local wedding vendors! The goal was to style the space like a real wedding, so that vendors would be able to show brides the space's potential.” “When Amber (of Amber Nicole Portrait) and I first saw the space, we immediately envisioned greenery … [Continue reading]

modern secret garden

Hat as veil

From the editorial planner & designer, Local Weddings – “We wanted to bring a unique, more fashion-focused and adult spin to a movie we all love – The Secret Garden (1993). There was something gloomy while still being playful in that film. We used this feeling and brought it to the modern bride." "Two women, two souls chasing after each other. Instead of pastels and romance we wanted to represent a more real world concept by using raw grayish … [Continue reading]