Summer

Sweet Surprise Wedding Proposal One of our own just got engaged, y'all. This lovely girl is Natalie--and she is part of our MagnetStreet family! Little did she know that a day off from work and a few suspicions, would turn into a big question and lifetime commitment. We asked Natalie and Kyle to give us the deets on their surprise wedding proposal plus, a few tidbits about their relationship and...Read more
Thinking of hosting your intimate wedding and reception in your backyard? Awesome--we support you! Before you begin planning, check in with your officiant for guidelines/limitations and of course, check your homeowners insurance for coverage/liabilities. And, depending on the number of guests, you may have to rent a few items: generator tables/chairs/table settings/linens tent/structure in case...Read more
Sweet, Honeybee Engagement Pictures Super sweet ... and dripping with its own kind of nectar is Julie and Jason's honeybee-themed engagement session. What inspired this apple blossom and bee-themed shoot at Spicers Cider Mill Orchard? Julie actually studies honeybees and pollination for her career! From a romantic little picnic to getting romantic shots around the orchard, thanks to Leah Moss...Read more
Handcrafted Wedding at Smokey Glen Farm There's so much to love about Kristina and Ed's sweet Smokey Glenn Farm wedding in Gaithersburg, MD. With a vibe of relaxed elegance, this country wedding was intimate and full of personal style. With a focal point of draped linens and pretty bunting, their ceremony was held just outside their barn reception. Looking for clever and creative DIY wedding...Read more
*Pssst*Facebook giveaway! Win 250 Wedding Favors from MagnetStreet. Enter now . Looking for engagement photo ideas? We have John and Kim-Ngan's super-sweet city engagement session in the historic town of Frederick, MD for you today. If you're looking for engagement photo ideas, why not show off the city you live in! Give guests the vibe of where you hang out, work and play. What a fun Save the...Read more
Romantic Napa Valley Winery Wedding We're simply smitten with Vanessa and Julian's exquisite Napa Valley winery wedding ... the colors, the ambiance, the rustic elegance! Vanessa said, "We wanted our wedding to be romantic, fun and to highlight the natural beauty of Napa Valley. We picked Napa because I wanted it to be gorgeous on its own and with good wine and good food--it's the total package...Read more
Kristin and Thomas got their cotton candy, bubbles, rides and games on at their carnival-themed engagement session at the Virginia Beach Amusement Park. Photographed by Dustin Lewis Images how cute is this couple?! They're bound and determined to have fun--no matter who's watching. Looking for cute engagement ideas? Consider letting your hair down and the kid in you out--at your local carnival or...Read more
Looking for summer or floral wedding inspiration? Today's "Behind the Design" has both! Bursting with vibrant color and whimsical flowers, this garden wedding is a thing of beauty and full of inspiring details. Here's Rachel to share the inspiration for her new Design Suite, Floral Watercolor. “I imagined an elegant summer garden wedding as I was creating this design. Floral patterns have become...Read more
Bohemian and gorgeous--Luke and Rosie had their unique and intimate Australian camping wedding--at Spicers Canopy--a nature refuge at Queenland's Scenic Rim. WOW. Spicers Canopy sits in the heart of a 20,000 acre cattle station with stunning views at every direction. Under a rustic and flower-strewn arbor, Luke and Rosie said their "I Do's" at their outdoor ceremony and followed it up with a...Read more
Color Palette : Ashwood | Champagne | Tropic | Tea Green Happy "Color Monday!" We're starting the week off with inspiration for a country-rustic outdoor backyard wedding. With a sublime color scheme and Candlelit Mason Jar Wedding Invitation Suite, the mood is set the mood for an outdoor wedding that's intimate and homey. Mix and match mason jars and bridesmaid dresses add charm and country flair...Read more