sex and the city engagement in johannesburg

Two beautiful souls, Caronien and Cornell had a stunning city engagement session, right in the heart of Johannesburg, South Africa with some seriously amazing Sex and the City style. With views like these and to-die-for dresses, photographer Genevieve Fundaro captured their chic romance perfectly! From Genevieve Fundaro – “Caronien and Cronell’s engagement was Sex and […]

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! […]

bright geometric wedding

From photographer Nelani Van Zyl – “The inspiration behind this colorful geometric wedding inspiration was to go against what everyone else in the industry is doing as ‘geometric’ and redesign the trend into something fun and bright!” “We used the elements of geometric into the decor, but using bright pops of color, and bright florals […]

south african game reserve vow renewal

When an event planner and her husband decide to renew their vows you know they aren’t going to go for the usual flowers and reception hall at home sort of deal! Lindsey of Simply Perfect Events and her husband Preston decided to turn their vow renewal into one of the most epic experiences ever in […]

south african wedding inspiration: 3 couples + 1 reception

From Photographer & Stylist Corette Faux – “I am fortunate to be able to visit South Africa often as it is my ancestral home land and a place really close to my heart. We have been talking about our South African shoot for over a year now, incorporating 3 very different inspiring couples. Although the South […]

a capetown love story

From Photographer Irene Fiedler – “These two sweethearts, Laura and Victor, met in school and fell in love with each other while they lived in the same hometown in Germany. While studying, Laura decided to finish her master’s thesis in Capetown and made her dreams come true and packed her bags for South Africa. So […]

out of africa 32nd anniversary session

From Andie Reavely of A Visual Anthology – “I have photographed many ‘new love’ and ‘young love’ couples but wanted to take a real life, married couple that has been through life and possess a tried and true ‘old love.’ New love is precious… but old love, it’s breathtaking! This married couple celebrated their 32nd […]

fashion editorial: moroccan vibes

There’s so much globe-trotting and jet-setting goodness in today’s chic bridal fashion editorial by Ana Lui Photography. The inspiration for the look is a Moroccan style villa in Ibiza, Spain, where the editorial was also photographed! The bride dons a vintage African jacket, underneath that is a desert wedding-ready silk gown, and her veil is […]

florals and frills bridal styled shoot

These Hydrangeas made me giddy! The colours are so beautiful and are really an understated floral choice! From Karen Kelly – “I recently asked some lovilees to collaborate with me on a bridal styled shoot entitled ‘florals & frills’. I wanted to showcase something totally OTT, filled with florals in different patterns and colours. I am […]

south african bohemian forest elopement

Refined yet free-spirited, this bohemian forest elopement wedding inspiration shoot from South African photographers Carolien & Ben is exquisite in its simplicity! The underlying color palette works perfectly with the natural setting and provides the perfect backdrop for pops of brightness via the jewel-toned macarons. And be sure to take a closer look at the wedding […]

enchanted forest wedding inspiration

If you’re looking for a bit of fairytale magic for your wedding day you’re going to adore this enchanted forest wedding inspiration shoot! It’s a little bit of Snow White and Sword in the Stone all mixed into together with beautifully designed details by green Goddess Flower Studio, fabulous images from Lauren Kriedemman Photography, a […]

desert flower: simplicity at its finest

Oh my goodness is today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Verbina Ksenia a gorgeous one! It truly is simplicity at its finest. A barren setting turns bountiful with a few thoughtful details and it all works together seamlessly via the inspiring color palette of yellow, gold, tan, browns, and a sweet hint of blush. Isn’t the […]

earthy and sophisticated desert wedding

From Lightburst Photography – “We recently had the opportunity to shoot a fantastic wedding editorial in an area near Johannesburg, South Africa that is serene with beautifully colored rocks and sand. Cecile of Dearlove Event Floristry & Decor supplied the décor and flowers for this shoot and she brought some Marsala tones into it via Dendrobiums and […]

elemental bridals in south africa

‘Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that endure as long as life lasts.’ – Rachel Carson from The Sense of Wonder. From Carolina Casini  – “The great American author’s quote at the beginning of this bridal inspiration shoot well represents the mood and the emotions we felt the first time […]

green south african protea bridals

Proteas come in all shapes, sizes, and colors and today’s stunning bridal editorial from Corette Faux celebrates a truly unique variety of Protea – the Protea Niobe. Mixed with some textural details against a natural South African setting, there is plenty to inspire you here! From Corette Faux – “Whilst I was in South Africa […]

an ancient egyptian affair

With a pretty epic geometric wedding ceremony backdrop and plenty of nods to ancient Egyptian glamour, today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Courtney Paige Photography and Missy Fine, Inc. is different in all the right ways! From Courtney Paige Photography – “The theme of our wedding inspiration shoot was an ancient Egyptian affair. We wanted to […]