I love Valentine’s Day! Sweet words, the smell of fresh roses, chocolates, old school jazz, and time treasuring each other.  A day when stores and restaurants are decked in pink hearts, newsfeeds brim with bouquets. Most of all, I love who I am blessed to get to spend my Valentine’s Day with. A day of […]

February 8, 2019

The Love List

If you are a fun-loving bride with a soft spot for animals, this adorable styled photoshoot at a llama farm could be right up your alley. A little white hi-lo dress and a stunning cascade bouquet make these portraits so whimsical! But, before you scroll …. Here are some serious wedding planning tips: Even your […]

February 5, 2019

Llamas and a Hi-Lo Dress! Plus, 3 Tips for an Animal-Friendly Wedding

SponsoredFrom designer veils to sashes, Little Things Borrowed has you covered!   “Little Things Borrowed (LTB) is giving bride a way to wear designer and stunning accessories (hairpieces, jewelry, sashes, veils, clutches, etc.) without breaking the bank. “By adding a brand-new meaning to that “Something Borrowed” tradition …  bridal accessories and veil rental for 25% […]

February 2, 2019

Where to RENT Beautiful Bridal Accessories

Grab your passport, some aloe vera, and a French dictionary! This styled photoshoot took place by the French Riviera in the Bastide du Roy. From the 16th century country house to the look between the couple, Cris-Lou and Mathieu, it is delightfully romantic! You might just glean some destination wedding inspiration from the sweet details […]

February 1, 2019

Pretty in Pink French Soiree

From the photographer: ” Deciding it was time to shorten the distance between himself and his future bride, Ed moved across country, from New Jersey to California, after years of dating Jamie. Like the narrative of a great romantic movie, Ed and Jamie’s story is filled with beautiful gestures of love and affection, many of […]

January 30, 2019

Winter Wedding At Zephyr Cove

Because when I think of thousands fleeing violence and a mama’s baby somewhere hungry and so many people who need Hope and are searching in the wrong places, I wonder how I can even write one more post about living room decor and wedding stationery. But here is the thing. If you are reading this, […]

January 28, 2019

A Manifesto

  FROM THE PHOTOGRAPHER:”Katelyn and Zane are one the of the sweetest couples I have had the pleasure of working with. I knew their wedding day would be such a loving experience. It did not disappoint. While Katelyn was getting ready with her girls, Zane sent over a beautiful gift. An album with dates and […]

January 28, 2019

Start Planning Now for This Meaningful Wedding Gift Idea

This bride’s mother gave flowers away to guests as they were leaving to help bring life to their homes. The couple also donated some of the remaining flowers to a local hospice center in West Bend after the wedding. From the photographer: The Couple Diana and Adam. Diana and Adam. What can I say about […]

January 24, 2019

The Flowers From This Wedding Are Stunning But What Happened To Them Next Is Even More Beautiful

These sweet photos might just make you want to elope!  And just in case you decide to, here are three ways to give back with your elopement: 1) Purchase your dress from a fair trade dress company like Celia Grace.  2) Ask for donations to charity instead of gifts. You can do this through So […]

January 22, 2019

These Photographs Might Make you Want to Elope

This vow renewal showcases avant garde glam with the decadence of a bygone era. A gold-encrusted cake befitting the likes of Marie Antoinette (“Let them eat cake.” – Marie Antoinette), regal bridesmaid’s dresses, and a ballgown fit for Cinderella, herself. Couples: Visit www.thebigfakewedding.com to purchase tickets to this vow renewal + dance party reception + […]

January 21, 2019

Powder Blue Vow Renewal