Winter Drought

Even though Spring is in full swing, most of the country is still suffering through an unusually brutal winter.  So if you’re a bride and groom who find themselves in the unique situation of having a Wintery-Spring wedding, then don’t fret… make the best of it!  Take for instance this stunning stylized shoot:  a cold landscape, leftover snowy mounds, a naked cake, and raw candlelight.  Even the desolate can be hopelessly romantic…       Photography:  Twisted Lens Photography Event Planning:  Carrie Dayton Events & Consulting Floral Design:  Florals Etcetera Invitations:  Creative Me Designs Dress Store:  Bridal Traditions Bakery:  Upstream …

Los Novios

When hipster meets traditional cultural practices, the results can be electrifying!  This is what happened when a group of New Mexico vendors came together to create a Mexican-inspired modern wedding.  With stunning imagery and addictive colors, this is one shoot that will leave you wanting more.  Photographer Alicia Lucia describes the inspiration behind the event: The entire day was beautifully authentic, from the profound spiritual element in the original 1840’s adobe chapel to the incredibly colorful palette.  Glam handcrafted pinatas, the raw chemistry between the bride and groom, all combined to create this diverse shoot.  Event designer Vicki Newsom and …

The Serenity Twins

Setting up a nursery for twins can be challenging.  But decorating a nursery for boy and girl twin siblings seems virtually impossible… the possible combinations of pink and blue horrors seems endless!  So when little Scarlet and Walker came into the world, their mom and dad wanted to make sure they weren’t bombarded with gender stereotypes and abrasive sex-specific colors.  With a serene monochromatic palette and dreamy cream-tone details, this is one nursery that is sure to secure happy dreams and happy babies.     Photography:  Megan Small Photography

Red & The Wolf

What happens when a group of women-owned business team up to bring a fairytale to life?  Whimsical fireworks, my friend!  With a little darkness in their hearts, this ridiculously talented team married Red Riding Hood to the wolf in a hauntingly gorgeous shoot.  From leaf invitations to a moss covered couple’s table to the crimson decor, you’ll be scared how much you’ll love this spooky interpretation of the classic children’s story…               Photography:  Nerinna Studios Event Design:  Fatty Freckles Event Planning:  Blissful Events Floral Design:  McCallum Designs Other:  Steele My Hearts Makeup:  Ellyse Jewelry: …

Winter Wedding Crasher

If the polar vortex threatens to be a bigger bridezilla than you, then just roll with it.  Choosing to get married during the winter months is always a gamble, but it doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared.  Take newlyweds Kerri and Spencer’s gorgeous Colorado nuptials for example.  Fifteen degree weather didn’t stop them from enjoying a stunning outdoor ceremony… in fact, it produced one of the most gorgeous wedding atmospheres we’ve ever seen.  So, don’t let snowflakes bring down your event plans.  Just roll with the icy punches and take advantage of your winter wonderland.   Photography:  Brinton Studios Event …

Australian Peach

Want to escape from the Polar Vortex?  Then travel with me across the world to  a land of warmth and plenty.  Always in abundance of sun and sand, Australia is a perfect location for year-round bright themed fetes.  So, it’s only natural that today’s happy peach colored wedding come to us from East Malvern, Australia.  Join lovely Aussies, Lee and Tjong as they celebrate their love in peachy style…       Photography:  Noble Photography   Floral Design:  Bridie Bride Weddings Dress Designer:  Raffaele Ciuca Bridesmaids Dresses:  Made of Honour Ceremony:  St. Johns East Malvern Venue:  Royce Hotel Transportation:  Flying …

The Whiskey ‘I Dos’

Sometimes you need to be invited to a good bootlegging themed wedding to really appreciate the timelessness of vintage-inspired fetes!  For instance, today’s cutie pie newlyweds traveled back to the roaring 20’s celebrate their nuptials.  With amazing vintage details and a loving community vibe, this is one wedding we would have died to crash!  Here’s what photographer Jewels Gray had to say about the day:When Kelly and Clay mentioned that they wanted to do a “whiskey picnic, motorcycle” themed engagement shoot, that we fell in love with them!  It was even hard to contain myself when they told us they …

Ahoy there, Pinup!

There’s no denying that retro is the best!  Okay, maybe I’m just a little too obsessed with the genre… you know pinups, petticoats, and tattoos.  So, lets indulge the infatuation and bask in the glory of this throwback themed nautical wedding.  Complete with a stellar vintage location in Ocean City, New Jersey, welcome to Emily and Mike’s deliciously retro nuptials.     Photography:  Marissa DeCinque Photography Floral Design:  Savannah’s Garden Florist Venue:  The Flander’s Hotel Dresses:  Miss Brache