Summer

A down to earth couple with great senses of humor, Shannon and Blaine had their rustic wedding at the historic Legacy Farms --outside of Nashville, TN. You might not be able to tell now, but our groom is actually a Superhero. {He's got the t-shirt, phone booth and transformers groom's cake to prove it!} We have The Collection to thank for capturing this beautiful, bold, outdoor wedding. Some of...Read more
Courtney & Casey were high school sweethearts. Creative and artistic, Casey's proposal was a reflection of that in the DIY scrapbook he made for Courtney. The book was filled with images and memories of the two of them from when they first met until the present. Most books end with a blank page or the words, "The End" - for these two, the last page represented a new beginning: Casey proposed...Read more
It appears we've officially entered the dog days of summer: The sun is high, the heat is fierce---and the deodorant is working overtime! A few weeks ago I attended an outdoor wedding ceremony for a dear old college friend. As beads of sweat dripped down the back of my neck, and my legs plastered themselves to the chair, I tried my best to keep my focus on my friend, the beautiful bride, as she...Read more
Stephanie and Taylor met when they were just 15 years old. And although they went to different colleges, they still managed to see each other just about every weekend. They got engaged last May on the West Coast and were married this June on the East Coast. True to themselves and their traditional style, they chose to marry at the lovely Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven, CT. This beautiful...Read more
We love everything about Erin and Jeremy's vintage country wedding from Elevate Photography! Chic, rustic and surrounded by the natural beauty of the grounds, their outdoor ceremony and barn reception took place at the Denver Botanic Gardens . And if you're a fan of purple, and looking for DIY wedding ideas, you're in for a treat--from Jeremy's gingham shirt and button boutonniere, to bridesmaids...Read more
Color makes us happy! You know how much we adore color at MagnetStreet ... well, this weekend a bunch of us ran in the Twin Cities Color Run™, aka The Happiest 5k on the Planet. It's a super fun paint run that celebrates happiness and helps support a local charity at the same time. Proceeds from the Twin Cities run go to Camp Kesem, a free, week long camp for kids who have or have had a parent...Read more
A travel theme is so hot right now and we just love the look and feel of Paige and Bryan's vintage travel-themed engagement photos . With their edgy mid-century appeal, these shots are gorgeous, soft and totally romantic! Here's what their sweet photographer Lauren Alisse had to say about the shoot and the couple, "Paige and Bryan are two adorable people that share a love for vintage ANYTHING,...Read more
You've heard that a couple that plays together--stays together, right? Well, I'm sure this includes going to the grocery together too! Meet Jessica and Jeremy--a fun couples that love to run errands together. In fact, Jeremy proposed to Jessica in a grocery store so they decided to have their engagement photos taken in one as well. What a unique engagement photo idea! So, amidst the peppers,...Read more
We're absolutely in love with Crystal and Manuel's simply elegant golf course wedding from Wilton Photography today. Where to begin ... Crystal and Manuel got ready and had their first look pictures at the historic and stately The Marcus Whitman Hotel. Their outdoor wedding took place at the Wine Valley Golf Course and for their ceremony backdrop--mountains and rolling wheat fields. A wedding...Read more
Today's loveliness comes from Magnolia Photography and we love love love it. Samantha and Nick were married on the gorgeous grounds of the 1812 Hitching Post --an antebellum plantation in North Carolina. They chose this location because of their love for Samantha's family farm and their horse, Merlin! Samantha is a self-proclaimed horse-riding tomboy. And she's adorable! In fact, before we go any...Read more