midsummer romance styled shoot

From Wild & Grace – “Our team was inspired by lush green fields and stunning landscapes of Kauri Bay Boomrock – Auckland’s newest wedding venue! We wanted to create that natural organic look with country feel and vintage touches.” From Wild & Grace – “Our wedding setting features natural wood, earthy moss centerpiece by Twig & Twine, tea-stained napkins with […]

ethereal winter beach wedding editorial

It’s always an incredible honor to receive an editorial shoot that a fellow wedding blogger had a hand in. It is such a humbling vote of confidence! That, among other reasons that you’ll see for yourself, is why today’s ethereal winter beach wedding inspiration shoot is an incredible one. Set on the shores of New […]

fashion + style: celestial bride

Both fashionable and whimsical, today’s inspiration shoot from Courtney Horwood Photography & Truly and Madly showcases the more magical, celestial side of weddings with some gorgeous dresses and details that you can incorporate into you own day – inspired by the below quote – this editorial really has a beauty all its own! “And above […]

pretty pastel beach styled shoot

From: Danielle: “New Zealand has such amazing spaces and we wanted to create a shoot that highlighted that. We ended up choosing an unlikely space so we used the elements that mother nature so graciously gave us to highlight our details. The clifftop at Army Bay Beach overlooking the amazing blue sea was the perfect […]

dramatic and romantic ocean cave ballet

I’m so excited to share today’s refined and foraged ocean cave ballet wedding inspiration shoot with you today – it’s such a stunner! Romance and drama combine in the most exquisite way in each and every one of these images from Captured by Keryn. Truly and Madly really outdid themselves this time playing with light […]

paperswan bride revisited

Wellington’s coolest little wedding dress boutique, Paperswan Bride, has recently relocated to a beautiful new store in Kelburn Village. You may remember the darling Paperswan from a previous boutique tour (see here) and today I’m super pleased to bring you the update! Although the move is only a short distance from the old store, the […]

lavish and rustic midwinter wedding

With seasonal blooms, greenery, and red, peach, and golden hues to brighten it all up, today’s lavishly rustic midwinter wedding inspiration shoot from Sweet Events Photography highlights the simple beauty of a gorgeous New Zealand barn and showcases a unique look for winter brides! From Danielle at Oh! Such Style Events – “I saw this shoot as an […]

spring orchard bridal session in new zealand

Today’s bridal session inspiration shoot from Meredith Lord Photography combines the best of New Zealand’s beautiful spring blooms along with two bridal looks – one romantic and one chic! From Meredith Lord Photography – “With spring in New Zealand there is a lot of new growth in the orchards surrounding us, creating a very pretty […]

flower child bridal style

Real couple Izzie and Jim take quirky fun cuteness to a whole new level in this shoot by Benjamin and Elise Photography. Izzie’s flower child bridal style is impeccable and her Delilah gown by Kelsey Genna couldn’t be more perfect! There are so many flowery details to adore in this shoot – the petal detailing […]

color story: lilac and peach

Getting to know some of the other wedding bloggers in this industry has been a true blessing and Kate from Magnolia Rouge is one of the sweetest of the bunch. She envisioned and executed this lilac and peach color story to perfection – coming up not only with the idea but also the stationary & […]

paperswan bride

The ‘inside the boutique‘ series continues today with a gorgeous Wellington, New Zealand salon called Paperswan Bride. Jennifer, the boutique’s owner, was sweet enough to answer a few interview questions and she sent some extra images to go along with this gorgeous shoot from Siaosi Photography! How did you come to find yourself in the […]

hobbit themed wedding

Tolkien fans – hold on to your rings because today’s Hobbit themed wedding inspiration shoot from Kemper Mills Fant Photography has all the trappings of a Shire wedding! I nearly fell out of my office chair when this shoot landed in my inbox. I’m that nerd who is front and center at the movie theatre […]