Rachael Schirano

Rachael Schirano Photography

Posted 01/20/2015 by in Photography, Sponsors \ Leave a comment

Your wedding day is made up of so many perfectly unscripted moments, each over in an instant. Photography is about capturing these flashes of time, and that is exactly what Rachael Shirano does so well. Her work is so beautifully raw and real, each frame reflecting the emotion of the event inside. Rachael is based in Central Illinois and is able …

Montage Photo Books

Photo Books from Montage + A Giveaway!

Posted 01/06/2015 by in Sponsors \ 9 comments

We are so excited to introduce you to fabulous photo books from Montage. Montage is an effortless way to create a custom, quality photo book. Their “auto-magic” book design automatically places your images into their optimal layouts (which you can rearrange as you like), saving you hours of work. The intelligent software also allows you to crop images, add text …

Allure Bridals

Allure Bridals Spring 2015 Collection

Posted 12/22/2014 by in Sponsors, What To Wear \ Leave a comment

It’s safe to say that we are completely smitten by Allure Bridals. Featuring impeccable design and craftsmanship, their gowns are the epitome of the romantic, elegant style that we love (EAD brides love them too, check out all of the amazing real weddings featuring Allure gowns!). Their Spring 2015 collection is all that and more, showcasing modern silhouettes with exquisite …

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Fall 2015 Sarah Seven Collection

Posted 11/12/2014 by in Sponsors, What To Wear \ Leave a comment

We are so excited to unveil the upcoming Fall 2015 collection from one of our absolute favorite designers, Sarah Seven! Sarah Seven is known for their ethereal, elegant gowns, and this set of frocks is undeniably stunning! The new collection features not only beautiful gowns (our favorite? The positively gorgeous Lafayette.), but also bustier tops, camisoles and rompers that can all …

Paper Vow

The Paper Vow

Posted 08/20/2014 by in Sponsors \ Leave a comment

We’re so excited to introduce you to one of our favorite EAD vendors, The Paper Vow! An independent design studio based in Cleveland, OH, The Paper Vow is your go-to source for fabulous custom invitations! We love how Christy, the founder of The Paper Vow, works with couples to design custom creations tailor-made for their weddings. From whimsical to modern, …

Josiah Morgan

Josiah Morgan | Handcrafted Images

Posted 08/05/2014 by in Sponsors \ Leave a comment

You know that we are absolutely mad about unique, timeless details for your wedding. But we are equally smitten with keepsakes that commemorate your wedding, which will be cherished for a lifetime! Josiah Morgan | Handcrafted Images creates just that. They use a vintage chemical process from the 1800’s to create tintypes, one of the oldest ways to make a …


Wedding Invitations + Ideas from Zazzle

Posted 07/29/2014 by in Sponsors \ Leave a comment

Ladies and gents, allow me to introduce you to one of the most fabulous places on the interwebs, Zazzle! With custom, one-of-a-kind wedding essentials such as invitations, postage stamps, programs, table numbers and more, Zazzle has everything you need to make your wedding perfect, start to finish. Each of their hundreds of complete wedding suites come with matching invitations, RSVP …

Solitaire Engagement Ring

Jewelry Insurance from Jewelers Mutual

Posted 07/22/2014 by in Sponsors \ Leave a comment

Summer time means travel time (need some trip ideas? Visit Entouriste!) and whether you’re a jetsetter or a roadtripper, chances are your mind is on trip planning and not protecting your jewelry, which is just how it should be… if you’ve insured your jewelry!

{image by Kate Holstein from this Romantic Mountain Wedding}

Why consider jewelry insurance before your getaway? According to a …

Things Remembered

Things Remembered

Posted 07/15/2014 by in Sponsors \ 9 comments

No doubt you are familiar with Things Remembered, artisan engravers with decades of experience creating personalized keepsakes. We’ve long admired their gifts from flasks to jewelry boxes, and love the idea of creating a custom keepsake to wear on your wedding day!

Timeless and chic, their Freshwater Pearl Drop earrings and necklace are a perfect complement to any gown, Round Step …

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Wedding Dresses from Sarah Seven

Posted 07/10/2014 by in Sponsors, What To Wear \ Leave a comment

Let’s all just pause a minute and marvel in the delicate, graceful beauty of Sarah Seven‘s gowns. We’ve long been smitten with the elegant creations (the luminous Goldie is one of our favorite gowns ever!), and the new collection may just be the most stunning yet. From the ethereal Brighton to the sparkling Soho, each of the flowing confections is …

Magbooth Wedding Photo Booth

Magnolia Photo Booth Co.

Posted 06/18/2014 by in Sponsors \ Leave a comment

What can you have in common with Rosario Dawson, Shaun White, and the cast of Orange is the New Black (Yes, we’re addicted too! Who isn’t?)? You too can have your smiling face captured in a Magbooth! We’re in love with their cheeky, vintage-inspired photo booths, which are an instant hit at any party and are guaranteed to give you …

Invitations by Dawn

Invitations by Dawn

Posted 05/27/2014 by in Sponsors \ Leave a comment

We are so excited to introduce you to the brand new letterpress invitation line from Invitations by Dawn! We simply drool over the look and feel of letterpress. There’s no other printing method with the same vintage feel. Even the most modern design takes on a classic look when pressed into soft and luxurious cotton paper! The new Invitations by …