Chandeliers in Wedding Reception

Chic + Glamorous Chicago Wedding

Posted 02/24/2014 by in Real Weddings \ 6 comments

Speechless is the word to describe how we feel about Shannon and Matt’s stunning Chicago wedding! These images from Emilia Jane leave us breathless from beginning to end, starting with the strapless column gown from Manuel Mota for Pronovias that Shannon paired with a long, simple veil from Mira Couture and a headpiece she made herself from a Nadri necklace. …

Coffee and Mauve Wedding Colors

Coffee + Mauve

Posted 02/24/2014 by in Inspiration Boards \ Leave a comment

Today’s vision is a light and airy summer wedding with one of my favorite shades—mauve—and an unexpected pairing, warm coffee brown. Of course, we all think of brown as part of a perfect autumn wedding palette, and it’s truly lovely in the fall, but brown is beautiful for your spring and summer weddings too! This board is a bit whimsical …

Elegant St Louis Wedding

Elegant + Classic Ballroom Wedding

Posted 02/18/2014 by in Real Weddings \ 3 comments

Lovely is the only word that comes close to adequately describing Laura and Kevin’s St. Louis wedding at Coronado Ballroom. Soft pastel blooms such as roses and hydrangeas by Tina Barerra of The Special Event Florist created a romantic atmosphere at the ceremony and reception. Simply and Forever helped Laura and Kevin plan the day, which the couple wanted to …

Floral Wedding Arbor

Enchanting + Elegant Vineyard Wedding

Posted 01/20/2014 by in Real Weddings \ 10 comments

What do you have when you mix an enchanted garden and a romantic vineyard setting? Pure romance! Mary and Mark’s stunning wedding at Northern California’s exquisite Bear Flag Farm features some of the most drool-worthy flowers we’ve ever set eyes upon. From bouquets of protea, orchids, viburnum berries, roses and dusty miller to the lush herb and floral wedding arbor …

Glittering Mauve + Plum

Glittering Mauve + Plum

Posted 11/11/2013 by in Inspiration Boards \ Leave a comment

There’s just something about the warm tones of mauve and plum that I find absolutely perfect for a fall or winter wedding! Today’s inspiration brings together those shades of purple with a glittering gold and is filled with romantic and elegant accents of draping, ribbons, and fabric. I always love adding textiles into a theme, and especially adore the glittering …