A Moody Halloween Wedding Styled Shoot
And just like that, Halloween is days away! It's the season of jack 'o lanterns, pumpkin spice lattes, fun costumes, spooky hayrides, and so many sweets that we know aren't good for us (but life's too short!). We just love the mysterious ambiance of this time around Halloween, and was drawn to this marvelously moody Halloween wedding styled shoot. This gorgeous couple really nailed their...Read more
venue space with wedding color palette
So many decisions to make! One of the first (and maybe hardest!) decisions of wedding planning is picking out the perfect wedding color palette. Color sets the mood and vibe for your wedding day, so it's a super important step in the planning process. And well, there are millions of colors and combinations to pick from (and you probably don't want wedding colors that you have already seen 100...Read more
saddlerock ranch wedding couple smiling with stanley the giraffe
Remember that time we were so lucky to share exclusive photos of a MasterChef winner and his bride at their Saddlerock Ranch wedding? Well, we about fainted when we found Karina and Danny's wedding after recognizing the giraffe on their thank you card ... Stanley the adorable giraffe, of course. Naturally we reached out to them and asked to see more of their breathtaking wedding day. And wow, are...Read more
This Surprise Proposal Turned Into A Chicago Engagement Shoot
What is there not to love about a proposal, let alone a surprise proposal?! Well, have we got one for you! Kershaun and Kina recently visited Chicago for a little getaway from their home state of Florida. Before heading to their fancy dinner at a nice restaurant, the gorgeous couple headed out for a walk at Chicago's Olive Park for some photo ops. Little did Kina know ... that it would lead to...Read more
Yosemite Wedding Shoot
Earthy, delicate, and rich all describe this breathtaking Yosemite wedding shoot! We can't imagine a more stunning setting for bridal portraits than Glacier Point in Yosemite National Park. A menagerie of backdrops and a moody kaleidoscope of colors adorned this shoot-—the mountains, Yosemite Falls, towering evergreens, gold chairs, antique decor, and a cool vintage mobile bar to name a few. The...Read more
Top 5 Save the Date Questions Answered
5+ Save the Date Questions Asked & Answered Our wedding team gets lots of questions regarding etiquette around sending save the dates! Here are the most-asked save the date questions we get. But first, what is a save the date, exactly? (Pardon the obvious here, but it's good for us to be on the same page.) A save the date is a brief "pre-invitation" to alert your guests that they are invited...Read more
Urban Engagement Session With An Adorable Dog
Welp, hate to admit it ... but autumn is right around the corner. It's breezy, the mornings are getting cooler, and even the leaves are starting to change. They say if you can't beat them, join them. So we're joining in and digging up some inspiration with this fabulous early fall urban engagement session that features an adorable furry friend and some gorgeous autumny colors. We all know most...Read more
Exquisite Wedding in the Most Breathtaking Church
The bride and groom in this real wedding, Amanda and Ben, are after our own hearts with all the exquisite wedding details from their spring soiree in Oshkosh, WI. After meeting through mutual friends and dating for five years, Ben popped the question. And the rest, as they say, is history! Amanda & Ben's Exquisite Wedding Details We're so lucky the stars aligned for them, so that we can share...Read more
How To Write Thank You Notes After Your Big Day
Wedding Etiquette 104: How To Write Thank You Notes It's time. Is your writing hand ready? Your fab new pens in hand? Oh, and I guess don't forget to have your stack of thank you notes ready to go. Let's be honest, it's a task a lot of us have not loved doing since we were kids ... writing out dozens of thank you notes following all the planning and celebration. It's kind of the final step of...Read more
Rustic Garden Wedding With A Feminine Color Scheme
Garden wedding days never cease to take our breath away! The lush greenery, magnificent florals, and romantic ambiance make for such a magical setting. Jillian and Kevin's dreamy wedding photos, mesmerizing decor, and feminine color scheme definitely caught our eye. So naturally we have to share their wedding with you! To say the Living Sculpture Sanctuary in Florida is a dream wedding location,...Read more
Gorgeous Bold Summer Wedding Inspiration
It's gorgeous. So colorful. Simply dreamy. And the flowers! We are absolutely gushing over this stunning bold summer wedding shoot by Magnolia Photography. The breathtaking flowers arrangements, tablescape, centerpieces, and a fairyland backdrop of wispy willows and quiet country of the South Carolina location provides so much inspiration for an elegant summer wedding. Neutral hues are always...Read more
Wedding Program Wording
More than just a pretty day-of accessory, Wedding Programs are your stylish opportunity to outline your ceremony and draw guests into the story of your day! 3 factors when picking your wedding program type/size: Your wedding style Formality Wording: simple or info-filled (based on the need to explain: traditions, customs, rituals) Truly Engaging by MagnetStreet offers 6 different Wedding Program...Read more