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The Belles of Georgia

There’s nothing like a rustic wedding to slowly round out the summer wedding season, am I right?!  Laura & Colby’s Atlanta nuptials had all the fixings of Southern charm and loving DIY touches that would make you pine for a big glass of sweet tea.  From their laid back location at Chastain Horse Park to their handmade cotton & black-eyed pea centerpieces to their mason jar details, enjoy these last few warm-weathered kisses with Laura & Colby’s Georgian nuptials…           Photography:  ZoomWorks Photography Floral Design:  Holly Bryan Design Cake:  Publix Music:  Platinum Band, Inc. Ceremony Location: …

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Tropical Oasis

For those that aren’t in the wedding industry, let me tell you a little bit about stylized shoots.  Every-so-often, vendors team up for these “dream” sessions where each pitches in with their expertise to create their own (fantastically) creative wedding.  Without a couple’s budgetary boundaries or mother’s of the bride breathing down their necks, these photo shoots can yield some of the most unique themes… often starting trends themselves!  Well, since you know we like to be on top of the trends here at The Frosted Petticoat, naturally we love stylized shoots.  And today’s is the stuff Hawaiian-chevron dreams are …

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Mod(ern) Baby Shower

For those members of the Petticoat Nation that are expecting a little petticoat of their own, we’ve got an unique party for you!  Who said baby showers had to be confined to a blue or pink palette?!  With it’s green & grey mod theme, this modern fete had all the fixings of a unique event – baby bottle cups, retro details, and a monogram just for the little one!  Enjoy this expectant mom’s “out-of-the-box” day…   Photography:  Pickerill Creative {Shop the Palette}  

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Black Tie & Cowboy Boots Required

What happens when you combine the elegance of a vintage-inspired black tie event with the rustic Texan countryside?  Wedding magic, my friends.  Laura & John’s Hunt, Texas nuptials are the stuff of legend.  With a gorgeous bride & groom, a perfect fall setting, and one of the best photographers in the nation, you can’t lose…   Photography:  Gideon Photography (a frosted favorite!) Event Planning:  Marquee Event Group Location:  Guadalupe River Backyard

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A Smashing Good (Cake) Time!

Seems like these photographers have discovered my weakness for chubby babies!  We’ve got another cutie doozy for you today.  Professional photographer Liz decided to document her own little munchkin Haley’s milestone first birthday with this gorgeously styled “cake smash”.  There’s a cake, a camera, and an adorable baby… what else could you ask for?!  Enjoy this simple moment of pure elation…       Special thank you to Liz & Haley for sharing their little slice of heaven!   Photography:  Liz Anne Photography

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Detail Spotlight – Bridal Portraits

For those of us who have already been brides, we know that taking bridal portraits on your wedding day wasn’t as glamorous as it looks.  Between getting your shoes on to the constant inundation of wedding guests crashing the bridal suite, there’s usually very little time to sneak in those pesky must-have photos.  So, how do you get the perfect glamor shots without looking stressed?  Plan them out! Haley did just that on her wedding day.  With a clear vision of a “southern charm” wedding, this gorgeous bride made sure her bridal portraits would include meaningful touches that were on …

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Nightmare in Candyland

If you know anything about The Frosted Petticoat staff, it’s that we love candy and whimsy.  Add Katy Perry-inspiration to the mix and we’re in hog heaven!  That is why we are smitten with Verve Studio’s Candyland themed bridal shoot.  In particular we love how this lovely day seems to go a bit haywire as the festivities commence.  With a little bit of hipster, a lot of sugar, and smidgen of the twisted welcome to this sweet-meets-hard candy fantasy wedding…           Photography:  Verve Studio Event Design:  The Event Divas Hair:  Sixth Street Station Stationary:  Footstone Ink …