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]

pink + gold boho glam

Arrows and ribbons chair decor

What do you get when you combine a wedding classic and popular favorite (pink + gold) with a dose of boho glam? A fun-loving wedding inspiration shoot with an abundance of beautiful décor ideas and unique inspiration! Photographed beautifully by Elena Matiash and creatively conceptualized and styled by 4 Love Polka Dots, there are plenty of steal worthy ideas here. The vintage industrial venue is a great balance to the feminine color palette. Glitter … [Continue reading]

luxurious enchanted garden wedding

Burgundy and green tablescape with lavender

From Harmony Goodson Photography – “Melanie Paige Events designed and executed this amazing event to promote our wonderfully unique venue in Brevard, Florida. The Nyami Nyami River Lodge at the Brevard Zoo is just gorgeous. We wanted to highlight the lodge itself and give the idea to couples that you don't have to have a zoo themed wedding here, you can do anything with the space! “Pink Pelican Florist outdid themselves with these over the top florals. … [Continue reading]

elegant spring loft wedding

Springtime Loft Wedding

From photographers Alexander and Marina Santi – “Originally we had planned to shoot our editorial in a garden, but it being Moscow the weather turned inclement with rain and an icy wind. This did not deter our vision of springtime beauty! We recreated the look inside a cozy studio loft with an elevated elegance.” “We love the spring for its elegance, tenderness, and minimalism which we reflected in our wedding inspiration shoot design and the … [Continue reading]

copper + wood

Flower wreath wedding ceremony

Embrace Wedding Workshop & Retreat took place in Colorado Springs earlier this year at Flying Horse Ranch and the 10 attendees from all over the world photographed the beautiful vignettes you see here today. With hints of copper set against natural materials, the outcome is a beautiful blend of rustic and romantic. *** Photography: Embrace Workshops // Planner: Quintessential Events // Florist: Southern Charm Weddings & Events // … [Continue reading]

color palette: coral, peach, + pink

Coral and peach wedding colors

With a beautifully warm color palette today’s editorial from Olga Osehova showcases what magic can be made when coral, peach, and pink are combined! With a touch of vintage brass, marbleized details, and muted gold flatware this wedding color palette is gorgeously feminine while still being utterly chic. *** Photography: Olga Osehova // Workshop: Alexandra Semyonova // Décor: Art Studio Eight // Flowers: Evgenia Shukshina // Gowns & Accessories: … [Continue reading]

converted cigar factory cuteness

Charleston Wedding Venue

From Smells Like Peonies Events – “The inspiration for this editorial came from the light and airy venue called The Cedar Room located in downtown Charleston, South Carolina. What once used to be a cigar factory has now been turned into a stunning wedding site with lots of natural light and space for beautiful and memorable events!” “Alyssa Kristin's flowy tulle and lace dress looked absolutely stunning in the natural light and beautiful Lindsay Marie … [Continue reading]

summer to fall tablescape inspiration

Citrus Wedding Tablescape

The transition from summer to fall is a special time of year, when the days are still warm but the nights begin to cool. Summer’s memories are still sweet but the anticipation for autumnal festivities has begun to set in. This transitional mood is encapsulated in the three different tablescapes you see below. They’re the perfect looks for your summer to fall engagement, rehearsal dinner, and/or wedding reception! TABLESCAPE #1: The perfect thing for late summer! … [Continue reading]

hurricane gray and blue wedding

Gray mismatched bridesmaids dresses

From Two Roads Event Co. – “The day of Charlotte and Josh's wedding there was a hurricane approaching – due to arrive that day. We had plans A through D all rolled out and ready to go in the case of heavy rain and powerful winds, hearts heavy and hopeful. That morning, the sun radiated through soft gray clouds, and for the rest of the afternoon, Charlotte and Josh's wedding was shrouded in a cloak of soft ashy sky, providing the perfect backdrop for their private … [Continue reading]

an afternoon at truvelle

Truvelle Wedding Dresses

With the launch of their 2018 collection and as a long-time favorite of mine – an afternoon dress-up session at Truvelle’s Gastown, Vancouver BC studio is just the fashion fix we need! Shot beautifully by Kirill Bordon, these images capture the individualistic beauty that Truvelle’s easy-going and gorgeous gowns are known for. Every single one of these gowns is made in-house with production, design, and administration carried out between the four walls you … [Continue reading]