glam guatemala wedding

Tent reception bar

From photography team Daniel Lopez Perez – “Carlos & Devy were married in the church at El Pulté, a beautiful equestrian club just outside the city of Guatemala. Devy donned a fitted dress by Berta and looked incredible with her loose curls and pink and purple accented bouquet!” “The decor was designed by Adolfo Cojulun Hass, whose incredible style has made a name for him throughout Guatemala and Central America. Beautiful gold cutlery kept the … [Continue reading]

girls just wanna have fun: bridal party inspiration

Mobile makeup van

From planner Rock My Love – “As we are fortunate enough to work with a diverse range of nationalities and brides who are not just as beautiful as each other but also quite different from each other, we wanted to be able to showcase an array of make-up and hairstyles to match and enhance their different skin tones, the shape of their eyes and their hair type and textures in this ‘girls just want to have fun’ bridal party inspiration shoot!” “Since … [Continue reading]

fairytale wedding in finland

Finland Wedding

From Dreamwood – “Simon & Eugenia knew each other since they were kids, however they disliked each other so much so that after their school days they were out of touch with each other for 14 years. Unbelievably they became reacquainted with each other in Calcutta, India where they were both volunteering by chance, tirelessly giving all their energy to Mother Teresa’s mission and it was there in Calcutta that they fell in love.” THE PROPOSAL From … [Continue reading]

hauntingly beautiful 10-year anniversary session

Virginia Photoshoot at Polegreen Church

From photographer Kir Tuben – “This group of vendors got together because we wanted to bring a wedding to life that was unique to the Washington, DMV area. Our state has so much history that we wanted to take advantage of a lesser known historic monument. Polegreen Church is tucked away in the back roads of Richmond, Virginia. Some say that this open air church is haunted but we just think it's hauntingly beautiful! The couple celebrated their 10-year … [Continue reading]

whimsical ‘something blue’

Denver Wedding Inspiration

From Amy Caroline Photography – “This wedding inspiration shoot took the soft blue accents that we see around the theme, "something blue" at weddings, and added a modern and whimsy touch to them! We wanted to showcase a modern, romantic, and classy bride in her element.” “Surrounded by all things blue, vibrant and colorful florals, romantic calligraphy, with a bold and whimsical table scape, this setup was designed to stay true to a classic bride, but … [Continue reading]

breezy french seaside elopement

Southern France Beach Wedding

Super talented wedding photographer from Luxembourg, Nadia Vaisse shares today’s stunning seaside elopement wedding in the South of France. This editorial reflects the elegance that the town of Biarritz is known for along with it’s edge as it’s also a major surfing destination! A chic dress that’s both demure and risqué is the perfect way to reflect the French style combined with sufer cool that that this area is known for. A teepee-like structure sets … [Continue reading]

a surprise proposal!

Surprise Proposal

Colton knew Katelyn was the woman he wanted to spend the rest of his life with from their very first date. So when approached with the opportunity to surprise Katelyn with an over-the-top proposal carefully coordinated by some of the top wedding vendors in St. Louis, Missouri at Haue Valley he jumped at the chance.  "I wasn't familiar with the idea of a stylized shoot,” said Colton, “but once I learned more about it I knew this was an incredibly special … [Continue reading]

garden-inspired bridal boudoir

Garden-inspired Bridal Boudoir

From the designer Candice, CM Events- “This bridal boudoir shoot was held at the gardens and greenhouse of the Oatlands Historic House in Virginia, which was the perfect setting! The beautiful garden provided inspiration for the romantic and flower infused bridal boudoir session.” “With this editorial I wanted to provide inspiration on how brides can style their getting ready photos, by incorporating an elegant and artistic boudoir and telling a story … [Continue reading]

southern wedding with must-see foraged flowers

Southern floral inspired wedding

From the Planner, Whitewood Events - "Anna came to us with an obvious love and appreciation for the fine details that come with such a special occasion. Her aesthetic was a perfect match for mine, and I immediately felt like we had been long time friends after our first meeting. When I found out that we could have fun with the stationery and she loved the look of film photography, I knew we had to reach out to photographer Sarah Ingram. Luckily, we got her on board, … [Continue reading]

black and white modern art museum wedding

Black and white reception

From Studio This Is – “Lauren and James had a perfect July day for their classical modern celebration at the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art. Their pup, ‘Dinosaur’ couldn't attend the wedding, so they incorporated dinosaur miniatures into their decor in his honor. Lauren's incredible Vera Wang gown brought together the black and white color palette which was accented with navy!” *** Photography: Studio This Is // Planner: Crystal … [Continue reading]

medieval feast wedding

Same sex medieval feast Game of Thrones inspired wedding

From Buena Lane – “Newly owned and renovated, Folktale, from the beginning, wowed us. Vintage books, hammered tabletops, a resplendent chandelier, warm cream walls, and a grand fireplace seemed to whisper, This is it. French contemporary meets Gothic, meets California coast. Sometimes, one gets lucky when conceptualizing a photo shoot, and design and pop culture themes emerge from a time and setting. Our minds immediately drifted to images from Game of Thrones … [Continue reading]

trinidad, cuba bridal session

Trinidad, Cuba wedding editorial

When in Cuba, Havana usually takes center stage but Matthew Ree of Cly by Matthew and Designs by Hemingway showcase the beauty of a lesser known but still stunning Cuban city – Trinidad. Located in the center of the island, Trinidad is known for its colonial old town, neo-baroque main square, and cobblestone streets. It’s no wonder that the town has been a UNESCO World Heritage site for decades now. What could be more perfect for a bridal … [Continue reading]

golden yellow mountain elopement

Honey Covered Cake

After years of planning and shooting weddings, Courtney (of Courtney Elizabeth Media) and Christina (of Pinch Me Planning) hope brides will leave their comfort zones of blush florals and chiavari chairs and take a chance by embracing something bolder - something ... yellow! This styled shoot incorporated local vendors who were all in anticipation for Maine's summer and inspired by the shoot's sunshine-filled palette. Mount Battie in Camden, Maine … [Continue reading]

sardinian engagement shoot

Engagement in Sardinia

We often see engagements and wedding inspiration shoots from places like Venice, Tuscany, and the Italian Riviera. This engagement editorial from Natalia Shatruik showcases not only the love of Simona and Federico, but also the beauty of Sardinia. It’s the perfect mix of Italian vivaciousness and laid-back Mediterranean vibes that this island is known for! From Natalya Shatruk – “Simonа has a tremendous, magnetic beauty and the fragility of a true … [Continue reading]

romantic havana wedding editorial

Getting Married in Havana

Filled with silky fabrics and elegant Havana style, this wedding inspiration shoot from Matthew Ree of Cly by Matthew and Designs by Hemingway captures the elegance of Cuba in the most beautiful way! Plus – the dresses. Oh my goodness they are gorgeous and they couldn’t be more perfect for this romantic wedding editorial. Matthew Ree and Debbie Hemingway hosted this Cuba wedding workshop and had attendees from all over the United States and … [Continue reading]

russian ballet principal dancer bridals

Ballet Bridals

From Elina Sazonova – “Ballet is my never-ending inspiration and that’s where this bridal editorial named Swan stemmed from. I used to dance when I was a child and I miss it so much that this shoot was something very personal and emotionally important to me.” “Anastasia, our model, is a principal dancer at the Stanislavsky Musical Theatre, one of the greatest and most famous Russian theatres. The magic that she brought to this ballet themed bridal … [Continue reading]