pastel and pine

Winter brides – this one is for you! Such a lovely, seasonally cozy wedding inspiration shoot from Nikki Santerre Photography and Ally Allison Events today that makes use of a gorgeous blanket of snow as a backdrop in a Virginia pine forest. Set against all that white are the sweetest pastels, pine, and plenty of romance. Wasn’t […]

beach wedding editorial with a heartfelt message

I’ve always been a fan of workshop wedding inspiration shoots. Today’s workshop shoot from Nikki Santerre Photography is special not only because it is exquisite, but also because Nikki wrote some of the kindest words about her experience and her peers. It’s a heart-warming look at the love and creativity to be found in the […]

the loving type: a wedding inspired by love letters

A love letter is often a key ingredient in the grandest of grand romances and today’s stunning wedding inspiration shoot by Nikki Santerre Photography is based on exactly that. Passion, romance, a rich & luxurious color palette, calligraphy and of course plenty of bookish details – it really doesn’t get more amorous than this! From Amanda Burnette […]

words of wisdom for your engagement shoot

Not having an engagement shoot is one of our only regrets regarding our wedding. I was busy moving to where my then fiance lived, we were both busy planning the wedding, and it just didn’t feel like something we needed. I couldn’t have been more wrong! In order to keep you from making the same […]

rustic bridal portraits

I’ve always believed that setting up a little inspiration shoot for your bridal portraits is an excellent idea! It’s so much more fun this way and allows you to have some creative play. When choosing what sort of theme you want to go with for your bridal portraits you don’t necessarily have to style it […]

lemons and sunflowers

This lemon and sunflower shoot from the lovely Nikki Santerre Photography is a special one indeed. Due to a series of unfortunate events Charlie and Ashley were unable to get the portraits they wanted at their wedding. It’s really sad, but let’s face it – sometimes this happens! But one fabulous and fun way to […]