Violet and Purple Flowers

Romantic Garden Wedding Inspiration

Posted 09/23/2015 by in Styled Shoots \ Leave a comment

Inspired by summer romance, this gorgeous wedding editorial features a veritable dream team of Washington, DC wedding vendors! Cheers Darling Events selected a color palette of vibrant purple and green, perfect for the gardens of the gorgeous Dumbarton House! Organic florals in lavender, violet, and purple by Edge Flowers pair beautifully with taper candles and elegant calligraphy from Laura Hooper Calligraphy. A lovely updo created by Jewel …

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Romantic Wedding Inspiration in France

Posted 07/06/2015 by in Styled Shoots \ Leave a comment

Be still our hearts. This gorgeous set of images by ARTIESE Studios from the Sylvie Gil Workshop in Burgundy have them skipping a beat! Set at Château De Varennes amidst the finest of vineyards, the styling by Brooke Keegan Weddings and Events is all about pure, classic elegance. A palette of the palest of pastels brings out the opulence of the venue, and lush compote arrangements by Holly …

Blue and Green Wedding Table

Romantic + Classic Wedding Inspiration

Posted 06/18/2015 by in Styled Shoots \ 7 comments

Today’s elegant wedding editorial is utterly beautiful. Charlottesville, Virginia’s Swannanoa Palace is straight out of the pages of a fairy tale, and each detail of this shoot is befitting a fantasy. A dreamy Hayley Paige gown sets the stage, with the aptly named Manolo Blahnik Swan heels peeking out from the ballgown’s full skirt. The tabletop designed by Love Blooms features lush swaths of eucalyptus and ethereal place …

Wedding Table with Greenery

Elegant Gold + Ivory Wedding Inspiration

Posted 05/26/2015 by in Styled Shoots \ 3 comments

There are only two words that do justice to this inspiration shoot: utterly divine. Captured by the wonderful Holeigh V Photography at the BOHEME Workshops, this romantic and elegant vignette is pure eye candy. Set at stately Hycroft Manor, the venue and its grounds inspired the design, which features soft hues of blush, ivory, muted lavender, and mixed metallics. Swaths of fabric are echoed …

Bouquet with Ribbons

Elegant English Garden Inspired Shoot

Posted 05/18/2015 by in Styled Shoots \ 5 comments

We are utterly and completely smitten with today’s ethereal inspiration shoot photographed by Michael & Carina Photography for their Little Workshop. The shoot is entitled “Rejuvenate” and beautiful simplicity reigns in the design from Wit Weddings. The gardens of Richmond’s Agecroft Hall—a Tudor manor house originally built in England—set the stage, with the colors of an English garden brought to life in stunning florals …

Bridesmaids in Shades of Blue and Purple

Intimate + Colorful Florida Wedding

Posted 12/15/2014 by in Real Weddings \ Leave a comment

It’s our favorite time of the year! During the last several weeks of each December, we share some of our absolute favorite events of the year—those that we feel perfectly encapsulate the year in weddings. We’re kicking it off with the most incredible Florida soiree from Justin DeMutiis! Jessica and Arthur have a truly unique love story. Theirs is a romance of …

Romantic Old World Wedding Setting

Romantic + Rustic Southwestern Wedding Inspiration

Posted 07/10/2014 by in Styled Shoots \ 3 comments

This styled shoot is overflowing with details: soft touches in romantic gowns by BHLDN and a scallop-detailed veil from Stanley Korshak, bold colors mixed with rustic elements, and lush textures in floral from Sweet Magnolia Floral Studio. We can’t get enough! The gorgeous Southwestern feel of Le San Michele in Austin sets the tone for the romantic meets rustic affair …

Elegant Italian Destination Wedding Ceremony

Romantic Italian Villa Wedding

Posted 05/21/2014 by in Real Weddings \ 8 comments

We’re pretty sure there’s nothing more romantic than an Italian destination wedding, and we are just undone over Kelli and Gabriel’s event at Villa Cicolina in Montepulciano, Italy! Because the couple was far away from their venue in the United States, they entrusted Chic Weddings to finalize the details, meeting with them on just a single trip to Italy before their …

Outdoor Italian Countryside Wedding Reception

Sophisticated Italian Destination Wedding

Posted 05/06/2014 by in Real Weddings \ 3 comments

We’re simply swooning over Anne and Richard’s Italian destination wedding! The Irish couple’s plan was for guests to escape for a weekend of sun and celebration. The rolling Tuscan hills surrounding Borgo Lucignanello proved the perfect locale for the affair. Classic sophistication was the rule for attire, with Anne choosing a gorgeous Suzanne Neville gown and Richard opting for a Gucci suit. …

Pale Pink Bridesmaids Dresses

Ireland Wedding at Castle Oliver

Posted 03/26/2014 by in Real Weddings \ 26 comments

It doesn’t get more romantic than a wedding in a gorgeous castle in Ireland! Castle Oliver is the picturesque setting for Catriona and Jamie’s late summer affair, a destination event for the London-based couple, held a mere 8 miles from where Catriona’s father grew up. Jamie, an artist, designed the invitations and Catriona, a doctor, infused several personal details in …

Peach and Turquoise Wedding Decor

Snowy + Colorful Wedding Inspiration

Posted 02/21/2014 by in Styled Shoots \ 5 comments

It’s the season for wintery white weddings, and this stunning shoot from Soiree Weddings & Events has us swooning! Flowers and fruit on the stationery from Dear Ampersand give a light and airy touch. We’re totally crushing on the sophisticated details like the rose-colored vintage-style sofa. Loosely gathered florals mixed with succulents and greenery from Flowers At Will, citrusy orange and turquoise details, and pops of …

Peach Bridesmaids Dresses

Chic Wine Country Wedding

Posted 02/20/2014 by in Real Weddings \ 3 comments

We are simply dazzled by Devin and Ryan’s gorgeous Napa Valley wedding, held at a lush private estate in the heart of wine country! Lush spring blooms, olive branches, and details in lovely peach and green hues make this affair classic and pretty, all thanks to the expertise of Napa Valley Custom Events by Sharon Burns. Even the invitations from …