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Colorful Santa Barbara Wedding

Posted 11/04/2015 by in Real Weddings \ Leave a comment

There’s so much style and whimsy pouring out of every single moment of Megan and Bobby’s wedding! The couple selected a private estate in Santa Barbara as their venue, which the homeowner has aptly named “Villa della Famiglia”, and the unique, family-oriented charm was carried through in the decor, which was a colorful extension of the Italian villa feel. Megan designed the day …

Baby in Wagon at Wedding

Charleston Fall Wedding

Posted 10/22/2015 by in Real Weddings \ Leave a comment

Amy and JR’s Lowcountry wedding is all about rustic Southern romance! Held at The Lake House at Bulow in Charleston, their wedding showcased the gorgeous waterfront lodge beautifully and paid homage to fall with pretty pastel blooms from Renee DeVane in shades of the season. Punchy turquoise chairs and wooden tables from Ooh! Events set beneath the reception tent, lit with pretty gold chandeliers from Snyder …

Elegant Garden Wedding Bride

Summer Country Wedding Inspiration

Posted 10/15/2015 by in Styled Shoots \ Leave a comment

Today’s gorgeous styled shoot at Ivanhoe California’s stunning Historic Seven Sycamores is inspired by a summer evening in the countryside. Soft feminine colors and greenery details add to the natural beauty of the surroundings. Kim from Drops Of Honey Designs designed an ethereal tabletop and bridal look, and accessories from Petals & Stones added the perfect amount of elegance. Cristal Jones Designs used handmade papers from Nepal as …

Bride with Peach and Pink Bouquet

Colorful Mountain Wedding

Posted 09/03/2015 by in Real Weddings \ 2 comments

Every square inch of Caroline and Jack’s spring mountain wedding is vibrant, colorful, and fresh! Held at Snow Basin Ski Resort, the wedding made the most of its surroundings. A ceremony in the warm May sun featured a backdrop of the breathtaking Utah mountains. The chic reception featured vivid florals by Blossom Sweet (how stunning are the fluffy fuchsia peonies?) with rustic details, …

Bridesmaids in White

Colorful + Whimsical Garden Wedding

Posted 08/31/2015 by in Real Weddings \ Leave a comment

We couldn’t think of a more lovely way to start the week than with a Taylor and Hagan’s fairytale wedding at Nestldown, a fairytale location set in the Santa Cruz mountains among the redwoods. The couple worked with Gavita Flora to create a setting bursting with color and whimsy, and befitting the location in its full bloom. Long farmhouse tables from Classic Party Rentals were set …

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Elegant Styled Anniversary Session

Posted 07/30/2015 by in Photography \ 3 comments

It’s been a year since Christian and Susie wed, and on a rainy Utah afternoon they gathered together with Mariel Hannah for a romantic anniversary shoot, creating beautiful memories to celebrate their first year together. Flower Afternoon created perfectly styled blooms for this magical set of images—we are swooning over the lush marigold, pale coral, crimson, and green bouquet. Kali Chris styled Susie with the most …

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Destination Wedding in Tuscany

Posted 07/15/2015 by in Real Weddings \ 2 comments

Oh how our hearts go pitter-patter when dreaming of a destination wedding in Tuscany! Kathy and Rondu’s wedding at Castello Vicchiomaggio, in the Tuscan winery zone of Chianti, was the perfect mix of fun, love, and touching moments. Italy holds a special place in their hearts—they spent their first vacation there together—so it was only natural that they celebrate their marriage …

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Classic New Orleans Wedding

Posted 06/11/2015 by in Real Weddings \ Leave a comment

New Orleans may be our most charming of cities, and Katie and Daniel’s wedding in The Big Easy is full of pure, simple elegance. Held at The Arbor Room at Popp Fountain, their March nuptials were set under clear blue skies fountainside, with a reception in the open, airy atrium. Poppy and Mint created gorgeous lush florals in shades of peach, yellow, …

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Classic Sunstone Winery Wedding

Posted 06/10/2015 by in Real Weddings \ 4 comments

The glowing vineyards of Sunstone Winery created a perfect backdrop for Patricia and Fabien’s classic wedding. After saying their vows in an elegant and intimate ceremony on the rolling hill at sunset, the couple and their guests retreated to the villa for a sophisticated reception featuring stunning florals by Passion Flowers Design. An assortment of beautiful blooms, including dahlias, roses, peonies, lisianthus, and local, …

Ribbon Tied Bouquet

Spring Flower Inspiration

Posted 06/04/2015 by in Floral and Decor \ 8 comments

The vibrant blooms of springtime were the inspiration for today’s gorgeous shoot by the talented Janie Medley of The Bride’s Cafe. An abundance of lush flowers from Flower Muse—including tulips, poppies, ranunculus, garden roses, and anemones—graced the gorgeous bouquets, flower arrangements and floral crowns created by The Bride’s Cafe. We can’t decide which of the incredible bouquets is most gorgeous! Shamara, a 2016 …

Bridesmaids in Cobalt

Elegant Blue Ballroom Wedding

Posted 05/19/2015 by in Real Weddings \ Leave a comment

Lucas and Brooke were married on a spectacular spring day in Arizona at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort. After saying “I Do” at sunset on the resort’s Lagoon Lawn, guests moved into the Palomino Ballroom for an elegant reception. The theme was “Manicured Rustic”, and the reception was a veritable wonderland with candlelight and a mix of jaw-dropping centerpieces from The Flower …

Spring Blossom Wedding Inspiration

Romantic Spring Blossom Inspiration

Posted 05/11/2015 by in Styled Shoots \ Leave a comment

We have the most glorious ode to spring for you today! Everlasting Love Photography captured the stunning beauty of the blooming trees in Des Moines, Iowa’s Waterworks Park. The shoot is inspired by an intimate elopement, and features elegant hand-lettering from Kenna & Louise and gorgeous florals by White Willow Events, with blooms from Boesen Florist to complement the dreamy surroundings. A Jillian Fellers gown is a gorgeous …