Spring

We're taking a tropical respite from our freezing temps here in Minnesota {brrr!} with Matt and Chelsea's colorful beach destination wedding. So gorgeous and vibrant, Chelsea and Matt had the sweetest destination wedding with just their closest family and friends--at Sandals resort on the West Indies island of Antigua. Ah... the views, the colors, the fun--all captured by Bartlett Pair...Read more
Brittany and Andrew were prepared for the lovely spring snow shower that befell on their wedding day... Brittany donned herself in a winter white cape and she and Andrew headed outdoors for a quick bridal shoot of falling snowflakes and stolen moments. Yes, theirs was a romantic chateau wedding in the mountains of Estes Park, Colorado. Anchoring their color scheme was pink and purple, lavender...Read more
One exciting wedding stationery trends we're seeing couples gravitate to these days--is using one large photo with a bold text overlay on their save the date. It really has a fun look and feel to it.That said, we love love the engagement photos from this Lake Tahoe engagement session. And they're perfect for said trend! Jenny and James love the mountains and chose Lake Tahoe for their destination...Read more
Bevin and Casey were married outdoors at the DeBordieu Club, a gorgeous golf course on the South Carolina coast. Theirs was a southern wedding full of charm and elegance. A visual treat--from the ceremony artist to the dramatic florals and vintage touches, to their color scheme of coral, khaki and blue. Thanks to Carmen Ash Photography for capturing and sharing all this southern charm and beauty...Read more
Another love story for the history books ... This week we're celebrating the love stories that began on a college campus! Today, our college sweethearts are from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN. Not only did Lori and Thomas meet and get engaged at UT, they're also HUGE UT football fans, too! When Thomas proposed, he gave Lori her engagement ring by using a little stuffed Smokey that...Read more
We have an oh-so-lovely wedding for you today! Marta and Greg were married in a beautiful, historic church and the weather could not have cooperated more for their May wedding. Their sweet setting included a clear blue sky, blossoming cherry trees and tulips in full bloom. Adding to the pretty was Marta--who looked absolutely exquisite in her Maggie Sottero "Quinlynn" wedding gown. Surrounded by...Read more
DIY Chalkboard Wedding Signs You may remember Mandy and Travis' DIY southern vintage wedding from a little while back. You may also remember their sweet signage tucked here and there throughout their ceremony and reception. Fun, charming, great communication tools, DIY chalkboard wedding signs are simply irresistible and still hugely popular for any wedding style . Today, Mandy is giving us a...Read more
It's colorful. It's fun. No matter how old we get, we all love to play with chalk--from drawing on the driveway, to doodling on chalkboards, we never tire of it. Rachel and Clark love to play with chalk too ... they even had a chalk "color war" for their mini engagement session . By the laughter on their faces {plus all the chalk dust!} you can see just how much fun they had. Photographer...Read more
Because Channing and Jake are planning their wedding at a small winery in Northern California, they wanted to incorporate wine and nature into their engagement session. They chose Hidden Villa, a picturesque farm and wilderness preserve in Los Altos, California for their shoot. So, with wine in hand and amidst the beautiful olive trees, they had a fun, casual engagement session at the farm. Enjoy...Read more
We love southern weddings! We fall for the down-home hospitality, sweet tea in mason jars {actually, anything in a mason jar!}, gingham, cowboy boots, bow ties, historic venues, bridal portraits and burying the bourbon. Yes, we love us some southern weddings! And we love Carrie and Austin's southern wedding at the historic Naylor Hall in Roswell, Georgia . These two have been through a lot...Read more