If you’ve been looking for a way to bring elaborate theming into your wedding elegantly, look no further than this Carolina themed styled photoshoot! From the Carolina blue tablecloth to the paper airplane silverware holder, it is brimming with ideas for state loyal brides. This photoshoot in two parts incorporates the state flower (dogwood), a […]

October 23, 2019

How to Have a State or Location Themed Wedding

From The Big Fake Wedding, a Cape Cod vow renewal that married casual and elegant. Mercedes Baker Photography @mercedesbakerphotography laboutiquephotographyandmakeup.com flaviodphotography.com The Big Fake Wedding Cape Cod March 30, 2019 Band Business Time businesstimerock.com | @businesstimerock Bridesmaid + Wedding Dresses Sposabella Bridal sposabellabridals.com | @sposabellabridal123 Bride + Bridesmaid Shoes Rescue Flats rescueflats.com Catering + Venue […]

October 9, 2019

Cape Cod Vow Renewal

This Big Fake Wedding / vow renewal incorporated a fun business – Bloom Bak. A senior classroom project grown into a business, BloomBak aims to waste less by making handmade products from the blooms left over after wedding days. Emily Solberg Photography Katherine Beasley Photography Laura Anne The Big Fake Wedding Charleston April 4, 2019 […]

October 2, 2019

Re-Purposed Florals Charleston Vow Renewal

Three wedding trends I hope to see more of in 2019 were on display at The Big Fake Wedding: Atlanta, a vow renewal + wedding show where guests get to see vendors’ work, live. The wedding show donated a portion of their proceeds to an organization providing hurricane relief efforts in 2018. Flower Sculptures The […]

September 25, 2019

Three 2019 Wedding Trends In One Event

Blackberry farm was the theme for this vow renewal and wedding show, The Big Fake Wedding. It showcased talented Houston, Texas wedding vendors and demurely elegant details. Drake Studio wearedrakestudio.com Payton Hartsell Photography paytonhartsell.com Shotz! by Niyah Belle niyahbelle.photography Vendors The Big Fake Wedding Houston Sunday, March 24, 2019 Bridesmaid Dresses Houston Bridal Gallery houstonbridalgallery.com […]

September 18, 2019

Blackberry Farm Themed Vow Renewal

Not sure which threshold you might be carried over? Here are a few newlywed home tips from apartment living to budgeting to a tiny house building company who gives back. Apartment Living Because of the restrictions of apartment living, it can be hard to make them feel like yours. Here are a few tips for […]

August 5, 2019

Newlywed Home Tips

The details of this San Diego vow renewal are gorgeous, but my favorite part was the nonprofit partner! If you are an animal loving bride searching for wedding planning ideas, look no further. Thrive Animal Rescue is an animal adoption organization striving to rescue abandoned dogs from shelter life and find them loving homes. An […]

July 29, 2019

This Wedding Show’s Nonprofit Partner Is Pawsitively Wonderful!

From the submitter: “Joe and Ashlyn’s Tuscaloosa River Market Wedding was so much fun!  We started the day with the guys at Joe’s house and the ladies at Embassy Suites in Tuscaloosa.  Joe and Ashlyn are such a sweet couple.  They have such an amazing group of friends and family who were there to walk […]

July 28, 2019

A River Market Real Wedding

Are you planning an autumn wedding? The Big Fake Wedding, Greenville’s natural decor and moody color palette may help! Here are some hints: a mossy, green table runner, unique placemats, and a floral sculpture. Keep scrolling! The Big Fake Wedding is a wedding show and vow renewal that allows couples to see vendors’ work, live, […]

July 26, 2019

South Carolina Vow Renewal and Wedding Show

From the photographer: I am an adventure photographer. When weplanned their adventure session we knew it was going to be about 38 degrees and we were prepared forthe 2 mile hike. We were not prepared for the stormy skies that took over and the 10-15 MPH winds that setin dropping the temp to what felt […]

July 15, 2019

Adventurous Engagement Session