enaura bridal couture

Handmade wedding dresses always have that ‘wow’ factor and these beauties from Enaura Bridal Couture exemplify that perfectly. Exquisite detailing and impeccable craftsmanship is just the beginning. With photographer Daniel Cruz at her side, Damaris Mia of Le Magnifique recognized the genius in these bridal gown designs and created this glamorous shoot to showcase them! […]

love is love

Today is a truly exciting day here in Hawaii. A bill guaranteeing marriage equality is going to be signed into law and I couldn’t be more thrilled about this! It’s about time that the Aloha spirit applied to all. To celebrate this amazing day here on the islandsĀ Jillian Rose Photography sent over a stylish same-sex […]

mara hoffman goes bridal with a shoot in death valley

Bohemian brides – it has finally happened! Free-spirited NYC designer Mara Hoffman has gone bridal. This fabulous editorial shoot by Olivia MaloneĀ in Death Valley unveils Hoffman’s new Devotional Collection with exceptional style. Hoffman’s ready-to-wear line is affordable ($300-$1,700!) and “inspired by the idea of a spontaneous bride running off to be married by the sea, […]

colorful eco-chic wedding

Set at Campovida, an organic farm nestled in wine country just north of San Francisco, this colorful eco-chic wedding inspiration shoot by Larissa Cleveland Photography has one of the most amazing cascading bridal bouquets in it that I’ve ever seen! True to the farm-to-table movement, the flowers were gathered locally and found, repurposed, & recycled […]

secret garden themed wedding

Who could resist the story of The Secret Garden when they were younger? (or now!) Meghan of Weddings by Willy & Meghan brought this delightful tale to life with a wonderful Secret Garden themed wedding inspiration shoot. The floral design, the dresses, the sweet reception area hidden away in a garden alcove, and the unique […]

a vintage tea party for your bridesmaids

Your bridesmaids are the ones you call to tell about your engagement right after your parents, they are going to hold your hand through the ups and downs of wedding planning, and let’s face facts; they’re going to be right there with you in the restroom helping to navigate your wedding dress on the big […]

winnie the pooh

“If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you.” – A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh This Winnie the Pooh wedding inspiration shoot from Plum Jam Photography is such a treat (and it’s pretty much guaranteed to make you […]

bridal boudoir

There’s a certain type of inspiration shoot I’ve not yet featured on this blog before: a boudoir shoot. To be totally honest with you it’s because one of my ideas of a nightmare is posing in my panties in front of a photographer I barely know. I applaud women who are brave enough and confident […]

trendy beach reception ideas

Prepare yourself for gorgeous. This modern (yet retro) sophisticated pop art inspired beach wedding reception styled shoot is all that and more. It’s perfect for the California girl at heart who wants something more than surfboards and sand at her beach wedding. What I’m loving most about this shoot, styled by Alchemy Events & Invitations […]