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Romantic Philadelphia Horticulture Center Wedding

Romantic Weddings

Winter weddings can have their tricky moments to plan, but Carrie and Mike carried out their Philadelphia wedding day with such finesse and Redfield Photography skillfully captured all of the goodness on camera. We love that they chose a greenhouse setting and brought in beautiful, deep, jewel red colors and floral arrangements by their event and floral designer, Q|A Events; it brought a fun, vibrant feel to the whole event while keeping in line with the season. This is definitely one ultra-creative way to do a cool-seasoned wedding!

winter brides - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

From the bride, Carrie: We envisioned a warm, romantic, bohemian feel for the wedding.  We originally wanted something laid back, but when we picked a winter wedding date we decided to dress it up a little bit while trying to keep the bohemian feel. We didn’t really have a color scheme, but we chose marsala and berry tones for our flowers because we thought it would compliment the greenery in the venue as well as the bridal party attire. We didn’t do any DIY projects, but I worked very closely with the event designers and I think we designed something amazing together!

long-sleeved wedding dresses - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding shoes - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

groom's boutonniere - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

groomsmen's attire - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding signs - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding backdrops - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

lanterns at weddings - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

Flower recipe: Eucalyptus, king protea, garden roses, and peonies.

ceremony flowers - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding processional - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

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Pennsylvania weddings - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

weddings in Philadelphia - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding party - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

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bridal bouquet - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

gold and red weddings - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

Any advice for couples planning their weddings now? Start as early as possible and stay organized! Also, when things get overwhelming, make sure you take some time alone with your fiancé to have some fun together. It’s simple, but I think it was the only thing that kept me sane.

wedding centerpieces - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

table numbers - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding menus - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding reception signs - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding tables - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding lounge areas - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

wedding bar - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

first dance - photo by Redfield Photography http://ruffledblog.com/romantic-philadelphia-horticulture-center-wedding

Wedding Music:

Groomsmen and family processional: “First Day of My Life”, Bright Eyes
Bridesmaids’ processional: “God Only Knows”, The Beach Boys 
Bride’s processional: “Make You Feel My Love” Bob Dylan (It’s our song!)
First dance: Slow version of “You’re My Best Friend”, Queen 

View all images from this wedding in the gallery

Wedding Vendors

Photography

Redfield Photography

Event Design and Floral Design

Q|A Designs

Venue

Philadelphia Horticulture Center

Wedding Dress

Daalarna Couture

Wedding Shoes

Klub Nico

Veil

Sara Gabriel

Headpiece

Twigs & Honey

Hair

Ariel Katrina Hair

Makeup

Make Me Up Pretty

Bridesmaids' Dresses

Annabel Dress in Mink Grey, Jenny Yoo

Groom's Attire

The Black Tux

Catering

Steven Starr

Ceremony Musician

Philadelphia String Quartet

Band

EBE Events & Entertainment

Transportation

Specialty Tours & Events

Wedding Invitations

TPD Design House

Geometric Gems Styled Elopement

Wedding Design

Photos by:

Sonia Bourdon

In this absolutely breathtaking styled shoot from Sonia Bourdon Photographe, we saw creativity at its finest unfold. Mlle Artsy was the designer for this and rather than shy away from the cold temperatures, they embraced it, threw a pretty dress in and a bespoke suit for good measure, and dolled up this cave to no end. This setting definitely comes with ample inspiration, so Flore&Sens Atelier Floral created colorful arrangements that meshed perfectly with the aesthetic of the shoot and its surroundings. Who says all of the warm months get to have all of the fun styled shoots?

copper wedding accents - photo by Sonia Bourdon Photographe http://ruffledblog.com/geometric-gems-styled-elopement

From the event designers, Mlle Artsy: This creative shoot was inspired by our magnificent wintry landscapes of Canada. We are blessed to have such breathtaking scenery here, and we had to put nature at the forefront of our styled elopement shoot. We were greatly inspired by the cave at Arbraska Laflèche, with its unbelievable stalagmites and gorgeous stone walls. The cave inspired our colour palette: shades of white, gold, rust and black, and completed our palette with a rich dark turquoise color that we used as our accent color. We incorporated geometrics, granite, geodes, quartz and gems into the shoot, which tied into the location. Those quartz perfectly complemented the stalagmites and stalactites found on site. We transform this cave into a mine of Ice and Gems. Finally, a winter wedding is not completed without furs, especially for their rich textures and warm colours.
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Wedding Vendors

Photography

Sonia Bourdon

Venue

Arbraska Lafleche

Event Designer

Mlle Artsy

Assistant Photographer

Dany Lepage Photography

Decor

La Mariée Bohème

Floral Designer

Flore&Sens Atelier Floral

Brooch Bouquet and Accessories

Mlle Artsy

Cake

The Cake Whisperer

Pastries

Patisserie La Toque

Jewelry

SandyzStory

Calligraphy and Paper Suite Design

Imaginejoy Calligraphie

Laser Cutting and Engraving

Estampe et Sceau Central Stamp

Wedding Dress

The Handmade Bride

Fur

Levaque Fourrure

Hair and Makeup

Nathalie Lessard and Camille Clavel, Studio Makillage et Koiffure

Luxe Northwoods Wedding Inspiration

Wedding Design

I genuinely just don’t know where to begin with this styled shoot from Meg Cooper Photography, Fox & Fern Floral, and denae brennan weddings & events. The lush bouquet with pops of red peonies? The gold chandelier hanging above the reception table in the woods? The impeccable Tara Keely gown? They’re all great starting points, but just wait until you take everything in for the full picture of perfection.

luxe northwoods wedding inspiration - photo by Meg Cooper Photography http://ruffledblog.com/luxe-northwoods-wedding-inspiration

From the event designer, denae brennan weddings & events: When Meg Cooper approached me with the desire to put together a winter-themed styled shoot, I immediately contacted Brianna at Fox & Fern Floral to get her on board as well. The three of us did two weddings together in 2015 and I was excited to get these talented vendors on the same project again. Brianna and I had worked at a very special private ranch property on a 2014 wedding, and the owners were gracious enough to not only let us set up our shoot there, but also take out one of their gorgeous horses for a few shots!

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Wedding Vendors

Photography

Meg Cooper Photography

Event Coordination

denae brennan weddings & events

Floral Design and Styling

Fox & Fern Floral

Wedding Dress

Tara Keely

Bridal Store

Mestad's Bridal

Hair and Makeup

Amber Berry

Wedding Cake

Top Tier Delights

Wedding Invitations

Allison Hopperstad

Calligraphy

Hooked Calligraphy

Berry Toned Wedding at Terrain

Blue Label, Romantic Weddings

Well it just doesn’t get any cozier than this next wedding from Sweet Root Village and Strawberry Milk Events. The incredible day was pulled together in under 2 months (can you believe it?) and was an intimate celebration at one of our favorite event venues, Terrain at Styers. Let’s take a look!

berry toned wedding at Terrain - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

From the photographers, Sweet Root Village: Kayanne and David got hitched at the courthouse back in September, but still desired a more formal (yet intimate) celebration with family and close friends. It just so happens that Kayanne’s new sister-in-law is Julie Savage-Parekh of Strawberry Milk Events. She helped Kayanne whip up a cozy, Christmastime celebration in under 2 months for around 40 guests at the charming Terrain at Styer’s (Anthropologie’s nursery and cool event space outside of Philly.)

winter wedding invitations - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

engagement ring - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

berry toned bouquet - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

bride and bridesmaids - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

berry toned bouquet - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

first look - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

first look - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

wedding portrait - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

Being 2 hours outside of D + K’s hometown of Annapolis, MD it made for a fun, mini destination wedding location. Julie, David and their family visit Terrain every year at Christmastime for brunch and shopping because it’s simply magical. Kayanne had never been – and her first visit was the day of their wedding where she too, fell under it’s enchantment. They had their first look among the Christmas tree farm while guests arrived and enjoyed a mini cocktail hour complete with gourmet hot chocolate bar and a cheese and charcuterie display. Guests then entered the greenhouse for a candlelit, religious ceremony where the bride and groom exchanged their own vows.

wedding ceremony setup - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

ceremony seating - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

Ruffled - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

candlelit processional - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

wedding ceremony - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

wedding ceremony - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

ceremony recessional - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

drink bar - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

winter drinks - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

After the ceremony, the curtain was pulled back to reveal a magical dining room with one dramatic, long kings table that held hundreds of candles and crystal candelabras. A seasonal garland of greenery also ran down the length of the table. The farm to table multi-course meal was fantastic (we’re talking butternut squash bisque, braised beef short ribs and individual apple pies a la mode in cast iron skillets), and there were several heartfelt speeches and toasts. Although the celebration was more of a dinner party, the bride and groom still shared a first dance to Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud.” The sweetest surprise actually came after cake cutting, when Kayanne’s maid of honor showed a touching video of special messages recorded by Kayanne’s family back home in Brazil who were unable to make the trip. The bride did her hair and makeup herself and had two something borrowed’s – Julie’s Vera Wang veil and antique diamond shoe clips. The bride DIY’d the polaroid guest book table, signage, gold glitter pine cone ornament favors and place cards.

romantic candlelit reception - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

Ruffled - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

romantic candlelit reception - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

Ruffled - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

romantic candlelit reception table - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

Ruffled - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

wedding cake with gold detail - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

Christmas favors - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

Christmas favors - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

cake cutting - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

bride and groom - photo by Sweet Root Village http://ruffledblog.com/berry-toned-wedding-at-terrain

View all images from this wedding in the gallery

Wedding Vendors

Photography

Sweet Root Village

Floral

Sweet Root Village

Event Planning and Design

Strawberry Milk Events

Venue and Catering

Terrain at Styers

Wedding Dress

Pronovias

Wedding Veil

Vera Wang

Wedding Cake

Queen Bee Pastry

Officiant

Rev. Mark McLeod

Candles

Sweet Root Village

Ring Box

The Mrs. Box

Wedding Invitations

Paperless Post

Nordic Inspired Woodland Wedding

Wedding Design

Photos by:

LV Imagery

Today’s styled shoot was inspired by the event designer’s trip to Iceland, and the Nordic inspiration just flowed from there. A modern bohemian tablescape, a cable-knit sweater cake, and plenty of candles and birch wood accents all shared the spotlight with a beautiful couple and a sweet pup named Zeus. LV Imagery and Blush + Bowties did absolutely stunning work here!

Nordic inspired woodland wedding - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

From the event designer, Blush + Bowties: It’s not often one hopes for grey skies, but on the day of our shoot, we were praying for overcast weather. As luck would have it, Mother Nature was on our side and delivered an incredibly atmospheric backdrop for our Nordic Woodland creative shoot. Three years ago I spent a week in Iceland for my honeymoon. It was an unexpectedly enchanting trip. The landscape was like nothing I had ever seen — mysterious, stark, and hauntingly beautiful. Since visiting, I have been dreaming up a shoot with Nordic design and a woodland twist.

romantic simple wedding invitations - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

winter bouquet - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

simple boutonniere - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

pets at weddings - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

The models/actors for the day, James and Annika, playing the roles of our Nordic couple Eiric and Asta, could not have been more of a pleasure to work with. The blond, blued-eyed beauties captured the story of our bride and groom. Hair and makeup artist Angela McQueen brought out the natural beauty of our bride for the day and finished her look with an ethereal braided crown. Renna Reddie, of Get Reddie, provided the cozy and whimsical attire for our couple, which reflected the feel for which we aspired.

modern ceremony altar - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

modern organic tablescape - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Leslie, from Warehouse 84, who supplied the props and furniture for the shoot, generously offered up her private home set on several acres of land for the shoot. A wooden arbour adorned with a lush woodland garland, created by florist Jen Pogue, was the ideal home for our deer skull (nicknamed Ned). Birch stumps with drip candles and terrariums completed our ceremony set up. A cozy cable-knit sweater cake and copper cake, designed by Le Dolci, perched perfectly atop our wood plank table and antique ladder. We stayed simple with the table and chairs as a nod to the minimalist Nordic style. A garland cascaded across the table and onto sheepskin rugs. A lush berry-toned centrepiece and antlers were woven beautifully into the tablescape, which also included geometric terrariums, organic shaped plates set on wood chargers, gold flatware, and copper mugs. Custom-designed menus with a subtle geometric pattern and place cards were provided by Paper and Poste.

modern reception table - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

modern place setting - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

name card - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

On site was a forest, where we placed our cozy lounge for the couple. A masculine leather couch grounded the space and was draped with furs and patterned pillows. As we lit the flame on the candles, the true romance of the scene came alive. One of my favourite moments of the day was when Zeus, Leslie’s dog, made a surprise cameo in the shoot and was quickly adopted by our couple for the duration of the day. Celebrating the bare but enchanting landscape, understated Nordic style, and raw woodland design was a superlatively satisfying endeavour. Lauren from LV Imagery beautifully captured the allure of the scene, and I am so happy to share the photos with you.

woodland wedding - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

woodland reception decor - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

Ruffled - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

unique textured cake - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

cake table - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

painted wedding cake - photo by LV Imagery http://ruffledblog.com/nordic-inspired-woodland-wedding

View all images from this shoot in the gallery

Wedding Vendors

Photography

LV Imagery

Event Planning and Styling

Blush + Bowties

Floral Design

Jen Pogue

Wardrobe

Renna Reddie of Get Reddie Style

Hair and Makeup

Angela McQueen

Wedding Cake

Le Dolci

Decor and Furniture

Warehouse 84

Stationery

Paper & Poste

Models

Annika Karlsen, James Gagne

Simply White Wedding Inspiration

Wedding Design

Photos by:

Studio EMP

For me, there’s nothing more calming than an all-white color palette. Studio EMP and Found Vintage Rentals recently gathered to showcase some of Found’s beautiful rental pieces, accenting them with soft ivory blooms, white pumpkins, and neutral linens for a look that’s totally monochrome and striking in its simplicity.

simply white wedding inspiration - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

From Found Vintage Rentals: Benjamin Moore announced Simply White as 2016 color of the year, and we’re not at all mad about it! There is something very relaxing about an all white palette that we just can’t get enough of. So pull up a cozy European homespun linen bench, unpack Grandma’s heirloom crystal, and fill ironstone vessels with blooms of white, and enjoy a cozy Christmas dinner around our Domaine Table. Simply (perfectly) White.

all white wedding inspiration - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

white tablescape - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

white tablescape inspiration - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

table rental - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

Ruffled - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

white wedding ideas - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

Ruffled - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

Ruffled - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

white pumpkins - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

monochrome wedding inspiration - photo by Studio EMP http://ruffledblog.com/simply-white-wedding-inspiration

View all images from this shoot in the gallery

Wedding Vendors

Photography

Studio EMP

Styling and Rentals

Found Vintage Rentals

Ice Castle Wedding Inspiration

Wedding Design

It isn’t often that we get to share an inspiration shoot that took place in an actual ice castle, but today is a very special day. Rodeo & Co. Photography and Emily Herzig Floral Studio worked together on this incredible shoot in New Hampshire in a beautiful creation by Ice Castles — talk about real life Frozen inspiration!

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

From Meg of Rodeo & Co. Photography: The Ice Castle was in Lincoln NH & I had heard about it on NPR- so I decided to bring my boys one day for fun…..Once I got there I was blown away by the beauty of the ice & immediately had a vision of doing a shoot with a bride in a blush pink gown. I called my dear friend Emily, of Emily Herzig Floral Studio & we reached out to vendors and it all came together.

wedding invitation - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

glass wedding invitation - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

pastel winter bouquet - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

colorful sushi - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

wedding ideas - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding table - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

place setting - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

ice castle wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding inspiration - photo by Rodeo and Co Photography http://ruffledblog.com/ice-castle-wedding-inspiration

View all images from this shoot in the gallery

Wedding Vendors

Photography

Rodeo & Co. Photography

Florist

Emily Herzig Floral Studio

Venue

Loon Mountain

Wedding Dress

Vera Wang

Jewelry

Ari Handmade

Hair and Makeup

Fresh Salon & Day Spa

Ice Castle

Ice Castles

Rentals

Be Our Guest Rental

Catering and Food Styling

Chang Thai Cafe

Ice Cream

Jeni's

Wedding Invitations

Grapevine Paperie

Enchanted Forest Halloween Wedding

Elegant Weddings

Photos by:

Birke Photography

When your wedding date just so happens to be Halloween, you have two options — one, ignore the holiday altogether, or two, embrace it and pull out all the stops. Chelsey and Nathaniel chose option two, fusing Halloween spookiness with an enchanted forest theme for a result that’s both elegant and inspiring. Birke Photography and Valley Flower Company did excellent work here, especially the bride’s lavender rose bouquet!

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

From the bride, Chelsey: Nathaniel and I met in the 7th grade and have been good friends since spending a whole night talking in the 9th grade. At 24 years old and both in a time of change we decided to move to Mexico together and the adventure continues! The ceremony was held in the Milking Parlor of the Round Barn – a romantic and simple classic vibe, using lavender flowers to incorporate California (where we live), ocean song grey roses with grasses and some darker leaves to accent. The flowers were tied with black velvet.

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

lavender rose bouquet - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

purple bouquet - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

winter wedding bridal party - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

Halloween seating chart - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

For the evening reception in the hayloft of the round barn, to feel like you are outside in an enchanted forest we used tree branches, grasses, berries, some dark red roses and pumpkins. I wore my grandmothers pearl necklace as a hairpiece and 4 pins by our 4 grandmothers on my bouquet. The veil was my sister’s that she wore 3 years ago, and I also wore a gold bracelet that I made.

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

antique bottle centerpiece - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

Harry Potter themed wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

crow centerpieces for a Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding

enchanted forest Halloween wedding - photo by Birke Photography http://ruffledblog.com/enchanted-forest-halloween-wedding


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Wedding Vendors

Chic Warehouse Wedding in Brooklyn

Romantic Weddings

Photos by:

Pat Furey

As soon as I heard the description “chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn,” I was sold. Then I saw the work put together by all-stars Pat Furey, Bespoke Only, and Ariel Dearie Flowers, and I was completely blown away. Meredith and Billy wanted an intimate celebration with an industrial but welcoming vibe, and everything was topped off perfectly with a mix of fuchsia peonies and white anemones.

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

From the event designers and stylists, Bespoke Only: With a winter wedding in New York, Meredith and Billy always knew that they wanted something that not only feels warm and lively, but truly embraces the spirits of an inviting and intimate celebration. With the concept in mind, a sophisticated gathering was born at a warehouse turned venue that comes with both a stunning water view and an unique industrial interior vibe. We carefully curated the event with details that speak to both of the couple’s backgrounds and loves.

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

bridal accessories - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

fuchsia bouquet with anemones - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

groom boutonniere - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

bride and bridesmaids - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

wedding ceremony - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

wedding ceremony kiss - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

Inside of the raw and cool space, hanging cafe lights and generous amount of candlelight together provided a festive ambient lighting that warms up the exposed brick walls and expansive floor space. Exquisite and elegant, the head table was set apart by a vintage style farm table adorned with ample pale wooden pillar holders. A array of tables in mixed shapes brought interests to the floor layout, while deep champagne linen with jeweled toned of floral tied the entire scene together harmoniously without feeling overly matched. A large chalkboard that highlights the couple’s signature cocktails welcomed the guests by the entrance, while one gestural flowering quince arrangement hinted the coming of a new season as well as life. The ethereal ceremony had an altar that was graced by puddles of sequin runner and abundance of tea lights. When the night got late, a s’mores station was set up by the open fireplace, which made the most perfect concluding note for a night that was nothing short of warmth and togetherness.

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

tall centerpiece with branches - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

wedding menu - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

tall centerpiece with branches - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

chocolate favors - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

fuchsia centerpiece - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

wedding flowers - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

nighttime receptions - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

love cake topper - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

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chic warehouse wedding in Brooklyn - photo by Pat Furey http://ruffledblog.com/chic-warehouse-wedding-in-brooklyn

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Wedding Vendors

Photography

Pat Furey

Event Design + Styling

Bespoke Only

Florist

Ariel Dearie Flowers

Venue

Liberty Warehouse

Wedding Dress

Jenny Packham

Hair + Makeup

Beauty Artist Group

Ceremony + Cocktail Band

The Hot Club at Flatbush

Reception Band

Marcus Reid Band/Hank Lane Music

Rentals

Broadway Party Rental

Lighting

Pegas Production

Organic Winter Wedding Inspiration

Wedding Design

Winter is the perfect season for embracing simplicity and minimalism, as today’s shoot from the fantastic team of Feather & Twine Photography, Jen Rios Weddings, and Oh Deery shows. Using wooden details, greenery, and a clean color palette of whites and greens, this shoot is everything we’ve come to know and love from the year’s chilliest season. The simple greenery arch for the ceremony offset with romantic votive lighting particularly catches my eye!

organic winter wedding inspiration - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

From the photographers, Feather & Twine Photography: Our concept for this shoot was a lovely organic winter with ethereal and natural elements. With a neutral color palette we focused on layers and texture to convey contrast instead of bold color palettes. The primary player here was all the natural beauty found in winter scenery, flora and fauna. By highlighting a bride and her very best friends as bridesmaids we created an ethereal look in fashion with all white, ivory and champagne garments accented with greenery accessories. The overall vision was a wintry woodland wedding with dreamy and delicate design elements.

wood wedding invitations - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

greenery bouquet - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

bride wearing boots - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

organic winter wedding inspiration - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

ceremony lighting with votives - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

garland backdrops - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

unique wedding wreaths - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

off white bridesmaid dresses - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

organic winter wedding inspiration - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

bridesmaid headbands - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

organic winter wedding inspiration - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding table - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

copper wedding details - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding tables - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration

copper place setting - photo by Feather and Twine Photography http://ruffledblog.com/organic-winter-wedding-inspiration


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Wedding Vendors

Photography

Feather & Twine Photography

Event Planning and Design

Jen Rios Weddings

Floral Design

Oh Deery

Venue

The Orchard

Wedding Dress

Watters "Amelie"

Fur Wrap

Beyond the Gown

Bridesmaids' Dresses

Watters

Hair and Makeup

Beauty and the Blush

Rentals

Rent My Dust, Jen Rios Weddings

Paper Goods

XO Ginny

Model

Toni via The Dragonfly Agency

Christmas Wedding Inspiration with Fruit Decor

Wedding Design

We just adore the trend of pomegranates (or any fruit, really!) in wedding decor. Those pomegranates are the focus of this styled Christmas wedding from Tyler Rye Photography, Forevermore Events, and Bloomers Flowers & Decor, who take the traditional reds and greens of the holiday season and update them with a modern twist in a unique desert location.

Christmas Wedding Inspiration with Fruit Decor - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

From the photographer, Tyler Rye: We wanted to put a little twist on the traditional holiday Inspiration shoot. We added fun details like an old sled and a hand made table by Tyler Rye Photography. We wanted a shoot that would remind people of the beauty of the holidays with out being too traditional.

winter wedding invitations - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

winter wedding bouquet - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration  - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

winter wedding boutonniere - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

winter tablescape ideas - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

pomegranate place setting - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

wedding paper goods - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration with Fruit Decor - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

winter reception tables - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration with Fruit Decor  - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

pomegranate wedding details - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration  - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration  - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

green bouquets - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

winter wedding details - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration  - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

dessert table ideas - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration  - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

winter wedding cake - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding

Christmas Wedding Inspiration  - photo by Tyler Rye Photography http://ruffledblog.com/a-desert-christmas-wedding


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Shoot Location: St. George, UT / Photographer: Tyler Rye Photography / Event Design and Styling: Forevermore Events / Floral Design: Bloomers Flowers & Decor / Venue: Private residence / Hair: Sittin’ Pretty Studio Salon / Wedding Invitations: Alex Obering Design

Campfire Wedding Inspiration

Wedding Design

Photos by:

Jenna Henderson

When the weather starts to cool down, my mind can’t help but wander to s’mores, cuddling under blankets (preferably plaid), and drinking hot cocoa. Looking through these images shot by Jenna Henderson, I get the same cravings! Styled and dreamed up by the wonderful Feather+Oak and coordinated by Locklane Weddings and Events, this team worked their wedding magic to create this styled shoot that’s sure to warm you right up on the chilliest of days.

Campfire wedding inspiration - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

From the photographer, Jenna Henderson: The inspiration for this shoot came from a collection of vintage plaid thermos bottles, which served as containers for the table’s floral arrangements. Throw in a gorgeous bride with a cozy, checked infinity scarf, some delicious s’mores, and a cracking bonfire, and this shoot becomes the perfect inspiration for a unique, intimate evening wedding spent relaxing by the fire. Fun fact: our models for this shoot are true newlyweds, having just been married 4 days before the shoot!

wedding invitations - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

campfire wedding ideas - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

thermos centerpieces - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

outdoor wedding ideas - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding bouquets - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

campfire weding inspiration - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

winter tablescapes - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

hammock wedding portraits - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

plaid wedding centerpieces - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

open back wedding dress - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding ideas - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

Campfire wedding inspiration - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

fabric banner bunting - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

Campfire wedding inspiration - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

plaid wedding ideas - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

Campfire wedding inspiration - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

winter wedding inspiration - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration

Campfire wedding inspiration - photo by Jenna Henderson http://ruffledblog.com/campfire-wedding-inspiration


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Shoot Location: Franklin, TN / Photographer: Jenna Henderson, Photographer / Event Planner: Locklane Weddings and Events / Florist: Rosemary & Finch / Stylist and Vintage Rentals: Feather+Oak / Venue: Shelter+Roost, Storybook Cottage / Dress: The Dress Theory / Hair and Makeup: Kristain Miller / Chocolate Bars: Olive & Sinclair / Vintage Fabrics: New York to Nashville / Calligraphy and Paper Products: Hardink Calligraphy / Wedding Invitation Graphic: Dennis Thompson

Palace Ballroom Wedding

Romantic Weddings

If your life is missing a heavy dose of glam, then a few looks at this wedding from Ryan Flynn Photography and McKenzie Powell is just what the doctor ordered. Gold sequin tablescapes, vintage stoles, a luxe satin wedding gown all conspire to make this Seattle wedding one of the prettiest we’ve seen yet!

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

From the bride, Liz: When planning our wedding I really wanted to create a day where all of our family and friends could come together to celebrate Jake and I in a beautiful setting with great food and good drinks. I’d say we definitely achieved this. The day came together even better than I could’ve imagined. It was so filled with love, laughter, and cheer. It’s really hard to choose just one favorite part, but sitting down for the delicious dinner surrounded by all of our loved ones was probably my favorite moment. We chose to get married at Palace Ballroom because we love Tom Douglas’ food, and the menu designed for our wedding did not disappoint. Everything from the beet salad we started out with, the black cod and steak we ate as the main course, to the dessert bar we finished off the night with was so delicious. It was so special to share our favorite food with our family and friends surrounded by so much love on our wedding day.

blue boutonnieres - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

bride getting ready - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

jeweled bridesmaid dresses - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

wedding bouquet - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

anemone bouquet - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

bride and bridesmaids - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

bride and bridesmaids - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

All of the small details that went into our wedding made it special. I wanted our wedding to feel collected and personalized with an art deco style, through the details we achieved that aesthetic. From the lace robes my mom made for my bridesmaids and me, the runner my sister hand painted, the different bridesmaids dresses that matched each of their personalities perfectly, the vintage gold brooch I wore in my hair that belonged to my great-grandmother, to the black cod entrée we served at dinner (my husband is a commercial fisherman for black cod) our wedding felt so personalized. McKenzie Powell really worked with us to achieve this feel too, her centerpieces of collected vases, candles, and winter flowers set against the sequin tablecloths looked so magical. Our guests are still raving about how beautiful of a job she did.

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

wedding processional - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Ballroom ceremonies - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

ceremony kiss - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

wedding recessionals - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

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personalized wedding ideas - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Also, getting married with the city of Seattle as our backdrop was really meaningful to us. Jake and I are high school sweethearts and both Seattle natives, we both really love our city and it has been the setting for most of our relationship. Our wedding ended up being on the day of the NFC championship game between the Seahawks and 49ers. It felt like thousands of people descended on the city not only for the game, but also for our wedding. There was a lot of tension among guests as the game went on throughout the ceremony and cocktail hour. During the cocktail hour my Grandpa was listening to the game on the radio through headphones and yelled “Interception!” letting all of our guests know that Richard Sherman made the interception in the last minute to win the game. After the win everyone relaxed and it was time to let loose and celebrate. While it’s not really ideal to have your wedding during a major sporting event, it ended up being a good story and the win just ended up adding to the excitement of the day.

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

gold paper goods - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

gold wedding inspiration - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

gold wedding receptions - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

gold cake decorations - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

engagement rings - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding
Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

wedding guests - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

wedding cakes - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding

Palace Ballroom wedding - photo by Ryan Flynn Photography http://ruffledblog.com/palace-ballroom-wedding


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Wedding Location: Seattle, WA / Photographer: Ryan Flynn Photography / Floral and Event Design: McKenzie Powell / Venue: Palace Ballroom / Wedding Dress: Badgley Mischka via The White Dress / Bridal Fur: Autumn and Yo’s Vintage / Bridal Earrings: Kara Ross / Hair and Makeup: Glynne Davies / Rings: Ben Bridge / Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Aidan Mattox via Bloomingdales, ASOS, Pisarro Nights via Nordstrom, Parker / Junior Bridesmaid Dress: J. Crew / Flower Girl Dress: Nordstrom / Bridesmaid Robes: Bride’s mother / Caterer: Tom Douglas with Palace Ballroom / Wedding Cake: New Renaissance Cakes / Matches: Beau-coup / Menu and Program Design: McKenzie Powell / Wedding Invitations: Wedding Paper Divas

Rhode Island Winter Wedding Ideas

Wedding Design

Photos by:

Isa Images

Today’s styled wedding shoot is sure to play into your romantic side, from the lush floral design to the horse-drawn carriage. Isa Images Photography Studio, Sweet Deets Events, and The Local Bouquet gathered to create a wedding using local resources and dashes of deep blues and winter greens, showing just how cozy a winter wedding can be.

crisp winter wedding ideas - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

From the photographer, Alyssa of Isa Images Photography Studio: This winter shoot at Boland’s Tree Farm in rural Rhode Island was all about inspiring brides to see the charm of going back to basics. Utilizing local resources and vendors, we wanted to create something cozy and homey. Staying true to the season, our palette consisted of shades of blues and and winter greens, both on the table and surrounding. Warm brass and gold metals with greens over antique wood with tiny hints of sparkle brought a warmth to the table. Our couple was escorted to their venue by a horse drawn, timeless carriage that added a special touch of genuine country wedding to the scene.


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winter wedding groom - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

winter wedding ideas - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

hot cocoa bar - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

blue wedding ideas - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

blue green place settings - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

hot cocoa bars - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

We incorporated a fun DIY cocoa bar complete with mugs and yummy mix-ins like marshmallows, crushed mints and cinnamon. Using warm vintage and up-cycled accessories the couple seems comfortable and relaxed during their winter wedding. Our unique location on a local tree farm added to the homespun feeling we were going for. We all have a common belief that buying local is better for the environment but also benefits local farmers and families, all of which are a vital and wonderful part of Southern Rhode Island!

winter wedding ideas - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

winter bride ideas - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

lush tablescapes - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

bride and groom - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas

outdoor reception tablescapes - photo by Isa Images - http://ruffledblog.com/rhode-island-winter-wedding-ideas


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Shoot Location: Tiverton, RI / Photographer: Alyssa Wood of Isa Images Photography Studio / Event Design and Styling: Sweet Deets Events / Flowers: The Local Bouquet / Venue: Boland’s Tree Farm / Wedding Dress: Alexandra’s Boutique / Jewelry: Tiffany Peay Jewelry / Wedding Shoes: Modern Love / Groom’s Attire: Wharf Clothing & Wares / Stationery and Calligraphy: Heather Belle Ink / Carriage: Little Compton Carriage

Romantic Moscow Wedding

Romantic Weddings

Today’s wedding has all the makings of a super romantic day – shades of pink, endless cakes, tons of glitter, snowy weather, and sweet fuzzy bunnies. It doesn’t get much better than this! Olga and Sergey brought their dream wedding to life with the help of Sonya Khegay Photography, Ajur Wedding, and Latte Décor, all of whom did their part to make the big day a smash success.

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From the event designer, Latte Décor: The couple approached us in November 2012. From the first meeting it was clear what kind of delicate and touching feelings they have for each other. The ceremony itself Olga and Sergey planned for the beginning of spring. In Russia this period is not the most popular time of the year for a wedding, because the weather can be quite unpredictable – and one should not expect bright sun with the first leaves on the trees. Looking ahead, it is worth saying that it was exactly what happened on the day of the wedding – there was fabulous snowfall.

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While preparing, we decided we needed to dilute the cold landscapes with warm hues, bringing in an atmosphere of love and tenderness that comes from the couple in the winter wonderland. So we decided to use gold in the decoration and candles that always brings special magic and coziness. We wanted to make something special, but at the same time to maintain harmony with winter views, so we had the idea to bring cute and fluffy bunnies to the photo shoot and to “grow” green grass among white snowdrifts and snow-covered fir trees. Like an island of spring being a symbol of the emerging family.

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Wedding Location: Moscow, Russia / Photographer: Sonya Khegay Photography / Wedding Planner and Invitations: Ajur Wedding / Flowers and Event Design: Latte Décor / Wedding Venue: Mona Boutique Hotel / Wedding Dress: Vera Wang / Shoes: Christian Dior / Jewelry: Tiffany & Co. / Hair and Makeup: Olga Chursina / Wedding Cake: Odry Cake

Aztec Winter Wedding Inspiration

Wedding Design

If you asked me to plan the ideal upbeat winter wedding, it would look exactly like this inspiration JBM Weddings and Ash Orzol. The duo wanted to design a winter wedding with a modern Aztec influence and plenty of awesome geometric and crystal touches, thanks to the team with Jove Meyer Events and 2H Flowers.

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Aztec Winter Wedding Inspiration via ruffledblog.com

From the shoot designer, Ash Orzol: The inspiration behind the shoot was about bringing the Aztec/boho feel to an intimate upstate winter wedding. We wanted to keep things modern yet rustic so we weren’t taking away from the venue, because we wanted it to feel organic. I think it’s always best to make the wedding reflect the bride and groom but also be an extension of the surroundings.

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We also wanted it to have an attainable DIY aspect to the wedding. We did this by creating handmade accents such as the painted utensils, the mobiles, the garlands and the dipped feathers for the ceremony. In order to really showcase what we each do as vendors, we decided to do an entire faux wedding instead of just doing a styled shoot.

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Make sure you don’t miss the behind-the-scenes film from Love + Brain Films:

Shoot Location: Upstate NY / Photographer: Jacob Murphy of JBM Weddings / Event Concept and Design: Ash Orzol / Event Planner and Co-designer: Jove Meyer Events / Flowers: 2H Flowers / Dresses: Rubicon Collection / Robes: bridesmaidsrobes / Hair and Makeup: Ash Orzol / Jewelry: Sundays Gold / Groom’s Suit: Brooklyn Tailors / Wedding Cakes: Alana Jones-Mann / Stationery: Fourteen-Forty / Videographer: Courtney Arcese of Love + Brain Films / Models: Deenie Hartzog and Timmy Mislock (a real couple!)

Woodsy Winter Dinner Party

Wedding Design

Photos by:

Melanie Gabrielle

What do you get when you pair up some gorgeous floral design from Anthology Co., treats from Whole Foods, and organic yummies from Earth and Sugar? One heck of a spectacular party, that’s what. Thanks to Melanie Gabrielle for thinking up and photographing this beautiful dinner fête!

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From the photographer, Melanie Gabrielle: This sounds a little silly, but I was grocery shopping one afternoon when I passed by these gorgeous cream pumpkins, and the idea literally hit me! I wanted to style a Kinfolk-style diner party that was inspired by a mix of fall and winter: cranberries, pomegranates, lots of lush greenery, some birch wood, pumpkins, and antlers. I called up some wonderful friends of mine, and we scheduled the dinner for a week later. The wonderful vendors listed below came on board within days of the party, and delivered above and beyond my wildest dreams!

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The details and portraits were shot on film, and the dinner was shot on digital. The dinner meal was from Whole Foods. Champagne and pomegranate Italian soda were served with dinner. The dessert table blew my mind. The organic desserts made my Earth and Sugar tasted even better than they looked (which is almost unbelievable!!) Love in Vintage supplied 100% of the gorgeous rentals! Farm tables, chairs, candles, candle holders, gold silverware, cake stands, etc. Anthology Co. sent us the most stunning florals! She even threw in a breathtaking floral halo and some accessories for our pretty pony friend!

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Dessert list:
Panna Cotta topped with Pomegranate Seeds
Rustic Cranberry Walnut Bread
Miniature Vanilla Cake
Plum and Berry Galette
Chocolate Macarons
Blueberry Cornmeal Muffins
Honey and Apple Mascarpone Tart

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Shoot Location: West Palm Beach, FL / Photographer: Melanie Gabrielle / Floral Design: Anthology Co. / Caterer: Whole Foods / Desserts: Earth and Sugar / Rentals: Love in Vintage

Fuchsia Holiday Celebration

Wedding Design

One of the greatest things about the holiday season is that it really just makes us want to cuddle up to the people we love and share some cozy time together. Nicole Berrett and Rayven of Beauty & the Blush put together this styled shoot with that idea in mind, but they added in plenty of floral beauty from Bows & Arrows Flowers and lots of glitz to pep things up a bit, thanks to an incredible gown from BHLDN.

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From the photographer, Nicole Berrett: Rayven from Beauty & the Blush and I collaborated to put this shoot together. We really wanted to do a winter shoot, but have it be one that felt warm & cozy and made you want to stay inside and cuddle! The bride and flower girl both wore amazing BHLDN dresses, which we are totally in love with. The invites and paper goods, done by Lovely Paper Things, featured the warm cozy feel, and the invitation suite featured a hand painted hot cocoa mug.

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We put together a lounge area using rentals from Rent my Dust, and a hot cocoa bar with the help of Cakewalk Bakeshop and had warm blankets as the favors! Bows & Arrows put together an amazing design for the ceremony backdrop, and a beautiful leafy floral table runner to give our table a warm inviting feel. We added a little bit of whimsical woodland touches here and there as well.

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Shoot Location: Dallas, TX / Photographer: Nicole Berrett Photography / Event Design: Nicole Berrett and Beauty & the Blush / Venue + Rentals: Hickory Street Annex / Floral Design: Bows & Arrows Flowers / Wedding Dress, Flower Girl Dresses, and Bride’s Shoes: BHLDN / Hair and Makeup: Beauty & the Blush / Cakes and Hot Cocoa Treats: Cakewalk Bakeshop / Rentals: Rent my Dust / Paper Goods: Lovely Paper Things

Luxe Winter Wedding Ideas

Wedding Design

Photos by:

Sarah C Photography

Leah Teague of Flourish Floral Designs and Sarah C Photography teamed up to show us some luxe winter wedding ideas teeming with the richest golds, the prettiest purples… and a bit of sparkle, of course!

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From the photographer, Sarah C Photography: This Rustic Luxe Winter Shoot was designed to give inspiration to brides who are getting married indoors. We embraced the rainy, winter weather for this shoot. The sign by the lavender bath salt favors even says, “You make me happy when skies are gray.”

Butterfly Gap is a modern venue full of clean lines and metal walls so it provided the perfect minimalist backdrop for the bold color palette. The rich jewel tones in the flowers (including orchids, garden roses, pansies, various greenery and feather accents) have depth and create a great contrast for the rustic elements. The rustic elements are found in the antler decor, the branches and the wooden runner on the table. The bride’s textured braid is also a nod to the rustic theme. We incorporated river rock in the ceremony decor since the venue is located in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains.

Wedding Location: Maryville, TN / Photographer: Sarah C Photography / Wedding Venue: Butterfly Gap / Floral Design: Flourish Floral Design Studio / Styling: Leah Teague of Flourish Floral Designs / Wedding Dress: Lee Ann Belter via Wedding Wonderland / Accessories: Wedding Wonderland / Hair: Bombshells Salon / Makeup: Ruffles & Rouge / Wedding Cake: Sassy Cakes / Linens: White Table / Stationery: Be True Designs / Models: Gage Talent

Blacksmith Inspired Wedding Ideas

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Today’s styled wedding shoot just goes to show you can find inspiration in unlimited places. Tyler of Tyler Rye Photography formed this shoot after seeing an anvil in a farmer’s work shed. He brought Swoon Vintage Rental Co. and Floral Design by Erin on board to help complete his vision, and the rest is photo shoot history!

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From the photographer, Tyler Rye: Forged was inspired by a simple Anvil. I was working at a farmer’s house and happened to look over and see his Anvil setting on a stand near his shed. It clicked in my mind how cool it would be to do a Black Smith themed wedding shoot. I started that day to gather antique smithing tools – everything from hammers to smelting tools. The couple that modeled are friends of my wife. They have been married for two years and this was a great way for them to reconnect as a couple. The location has been a dream spot for me ever since my wife and I had our Engagement pictures taken there 3 years ago! I had a lot of help getting this shoot ready and I couldn’t have done it without the help of my wife. Not only did she do the hair for the model, but she arranged both the tables and made them look amazing.

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Shoot Location: Boneville Salt Flats State Park, UT / Photographer: Tyler Rye Photography / Event Design: Swoon Vintage Rental Co. / Floral Design: Floral Design by Erin / Hair: Sittin Pretty Studio Salon / Makeup: Gentri Lee / Wedding Cake: The Petite Pastry / Wedding Invitations: SE7EN creative / Videographer: Red Tie Cinematography

Vancouver Urban Winery Wedding

Blue Label

Photos by:

Jaylena Photography

Warm, inviting and very personal, this Vancouver urban winery wedding by styled by our Blue Label member Petite Pearl Events and Jaylena Photography was just that. Full of sweet details near and dear to their hearts, the bride and groom wanted their special day to feel like a big hug… and I’m sure their guests would agree that the feelings of love and comfort in the air felt like a warm embrace for each and every one of them.



From the bride, Jennifer: We wanted our wedding to feel like a hug. We wanted our guests to feel embraced, cared for and comfortable in every way. We did this through inserting thoughtful personal touches everywhere we could – and really taking the time to think about how we could make each piece from flowers to music to food reflect us as a couple. We also thought about our guests as individuals and tried to give each of them a little something that said we had them in our thoughts. We did this in little ways… like making sure my uncle who likes gin and tonic had the particular brand of tonic that he drinks at home, and including some songs by The Committments for our friends from Ireland, and so on. In this way, the style ended up being something totally unique to us as a couple and to our family and friends as a circle. If I had to describe it, the style was warm, modern, romantic and elegantly down to earth.



Blue Label Member Petite Pearl Events - Real Wedding, Jennifer + John, Vancouver Urban Winery

Blue Label Member Petite Pearl Events - Real Wedding, Jennifer + John, Vancouver Urban Winery
Blue Label Member Petite Pearl Events - Real Wedding, Jennifer + John, Vancouver Urban Winery
Blue Label Member Petite Pearl Events - Real Wedding, Jennifer + John, Vancouver Urban Winery

My very favourite, and most labour-intensive DIY had to be my bouquet, which I made with the help of my best girl friends. I had seen these lovely DIY paper flowers online that someone had made using old pages from a book. I took this a little further and typed up the inscriptions from all the cards that my husband had given to me over our 11 years together – from our first anniversary, to birthdays and Valentine’s Days – I’m lucky enough that my husband loves to write me long and really touching cards. Then I printed this document out onto some beautiful papers that I picked up from Paper Ya, an amazing paper goods store in Vancouver, and over the course of many nights my wonderful friends and I made them into a totally one of a kind bouquet. I love that so much love went into that piece. Both in John’s words but also in the time that my dearest friends spent making this with me. I loved it so much on our wedding day and now it’s something that we keep in our bedroom, and it makes me smile every time I see it. Defintely worth the effort.


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Any advice for couples planning their weddings now? Number one, breathe. Number two, hire people who’s work you love and who you can trust. Our vendors were so very amazing and made everything come together on our wedding day super smoothly. Lastly, try and remember that your wedding is about you and your spouse celebrating your love with the most important people in your lives. If you can remember that your day is all about love, hopefully that will help you to have fun through all the many steps and decisions leading up to your wedding day. And if that fails sometimes, and it did for us, be gentle with yourself, remind yourself that everything will work out and in the end you will have a great day, stories to remember forever and be united to the person of your dreams. How great is that?




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Wedding Music:
Processional: “Longing to Belong (to you),” by Eddie Vedder
Recessional: “Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher,” by Jackie Wilson
First Dance: “Into the Mystic,” by Colin James

Location: British Columbia, Canada / Photographer: Jaylena Photography / Ceremony: St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church / Reception: Vancouver Urban Winery / Day-of Coordinator: Nancy Antolcic (nancyantolcic at shaw.ca) / Design and Decor: Petite Pearl Events / Florist: Blumen Floral Boutique / Stationery: Kardz Kouture / Dress: Priscilla of Boston’s Jewel Collection / Shoes: Badgley Mischka / Makeup: Tia Gramuglia / Hair: Briar Cook / Ceremony Musicians: Kristin Fung / Caterer: the Lazy Gourmet / Cake: Ganache Patisserie / Transportation: Luxury Transport Inc. / DJ: Girl on Wax Productions / Reception Live Musicians: Pher + Caley

Rustic Missouri Wedding

Whimsical Weddings

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This vintage wedding photographed by Lisa Dolan has just the right balance of casual and glam. Pops of peach were mixed with black and gold to create a unique color palette throughout the ceremony and reception spaces. I must say, Converse and fur have never looked so good together!

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From the bride: Sam and I had been together for almost six years and were more in love than ever when he proposed. Wedding planning commenced immediately, it was exciting, but it was definitely an exercise in decision making and editing, to say the least. I had just started Mint Design, my own wedding and event styling business, so our wedding was the perfect opportunity to showcase my ideas.

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The guys wore a perfect vintage-but-not-too-vintage look that was still casual, thanks to their classic Converse Jack Purcell sneaks. The ladies all looked so soft and pretty in their ivory bridesmaid dresses and gold jewelry. It was absolutely freezing the day of the wedding, so their colorful cardigans contributed some bright and cheery pops of color.

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Both Sam and I are interested in a variety of styles, so the aesthetic of our wedding was rather difficult to nail down. We were married at Quail Ridge Lodge, in the small town in which I grew up. It is a gorgeous A-frame log cabin with pine- clad walls, windows, and natural light.

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We wanted our wedding to be a little bit of a mix – a little bit rustic, a little bit vintage. Our colors were ivory, black and gold, with pops of peach. Just about every aspect of the wedding was handmade by myself, Sam, and my wonderful friends and family.

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I loved designing everything for the wedding – from the entire paper suite to the table runners, the backdrops, the boutonnieres, and so on. One of my favorite projects was designing a custom plaid pattern using some of the wedding colors and having a custom fabric printed by Spoonflower, then making the bow ties myself.

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Our wedding day was perfect – it was a gorgeous day full of love, laughter, family, and friends. A few days later we left on our honeymoon to Thailand and the Philippines, where we spent a few weeks with Sam’s amazing family. My advice to brides who are planning their wedding is to get things done as early as you can.

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Wedding Music:
Processional Song: “Hoppìpolla,” by Sigur Ròs
Recessional Song: “Home,” by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes
First Dance: “Forever and Ever Amen,” covered by The Avett Brothers
Father/Daughter Dance: “Daddy’s Hands,” by Holly Dunn

Location: O’Fallon, MO / Photographer: Lisa Dolan Photography / Wedding Planning, Invitations, and Fashion Accessories: Mint Wedding & Event Styling / Wedding Flowers: Troy Flower Shop / Wedding Dress and Veil: White Traditions Bridal House / Bride’s Shoes: ASOS / Bride’s Necklace: J. Crew / Bride’s Belt: BHLDN / Makeup: Adrienne Sandusky / Hair: Denise Saral / Groom and Groomsmen’s Outfits: Express / Wedding Cake: Susie G’s

Lake Placid Winter Wedding

Blue Label

Photos by:

Tree of Life Films

Soft white snow, jewel toned flowers and decadent decor set the tone for this incredible Lake Placid winter wedding captured by Tree of Life Films (who is now offering photography in addition to their gorgeous films!). With touches of vintage and handmade elements, this bride and groom were able to create their very own winter wonderland for guests to enjoy… hot chocolate and s’mores included!

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From the bride, Filipa: Ever since Adam and I met each other, things have always quietly, and, quite beautifully fallen into place for us. The wedding was no exception. It was a complete collaboration – a meeting of two minds and old souls. Wherever possible, we strove to find vintage items and homemade projects, but never to the extent that it became overwhelming or stressful. Once we fell in love with something, we became committed, no looking back or second guessing, sparking a wonderful journey of bringing our wedding dreams to fruition. We were engaged on the 4th of July, started planning in September and married by December.


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Lake Placid wedding

Lake Placid wedding

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Lake Placid wedding

Choosing Lake Placid Lodge was a no brainer. Adam chanced upon an advertisement. We were so impressed by the pictures that we immediately booked a weekend to visit and a decision was made on seeing it in person. The same went for choosing Tree of Life Films and my Reem Acra gown. In all instances, a little research was done, a “first date” had, then sparks, chemistry and they became part of the story.


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Lake Placid wedding

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In compliment to those major components that make up a wedding, there were the little touches and the personal embellishments that made it uniquely ours. Maisie, Adam’s sister, is a talented artist, she created a personalized graphic which we then incorporated into our wedsite, menu cards, and thank you stationery. My mother put her many talents into designing and sewing my cape and constructing the table runner for our reception dinner, while my sister pieced together place cards from birch bark and did my make-up.


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Lake Placid wedding

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I knew the lodge would be festively and tastefully decorated for Christmas, so I certainly did not want to work against it in designing the ceremony and reception spaces. Guests were welcomed before the ceremony with a hot chocolate and eggnog bar. For the ceremony space we chose the covered front porch which ended in a semi-circle, a moose head and a fireplace, over-looking Lake Placid. To take off the evening chill, some guests snuggled under their throws that were draped on every chair. After the ceremony we all adjourned to an inner parlor and enjoyed cocktails and h’orderves. Adam even surprised us all with a serenade to me… there was not a dry eye in house!


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Dinner was served in a private dining room and is where I spent the most time planning and decorating. I wanted a dining table that was rich and decadent, a real contrast to the stark white beauty of the mountains and snow outside. The dining room had a roaring fire going and the table was filled with deep, jewel toned flowers and multiple levels of candles. I also chose mercury glass for the votives and candlesticks for a muted vintage reflectiveness. Trillium Flowers went above and beyond my expectations and was a true pleasure to work with. The cake topper was a vintage find on Etsy, while the flowers decorating it were simply an extension of the table centerpieces. After dinner we guided guests to an outdoor fireplace and had some fun with s’mores and trickled into the pub for games and night caps. The Lake Placid Lodge is a truly magical location. I wanted our guests to feel that it was ours for the evening, and moving the celebration gradually throughout different parts of the lodge really leant to that feeling.


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I never reflect on our wedding as being small, but know that it was intimate and extremely personal. It was a true reflection of what is important to Adam and I : Family, marveling at the natural beauty that abounds and exploring our own personal style while nodding to the past.


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Wedding Location: Lake Placid, NY / Photographer and Videographer: Tree of Life Films / Wedding Venue, Caterer, Cake and Coordinator: Lake Placid Lodge / Flowers: Trillium Flowers / Wedding Dress: Reem Acra for Nordstrom / Wedding Shoes: DSW / Stockings: BHLDN / Hair Piece: b. Poetic / Jewelry and Gloves: Vintage / Groom’s Suit: Bespoke by Hickey Freeman / Groom’s Shirt: Reiss / Groom’s Shoes: Allen Edmonds / Wedding Music: Steve Borst

Vintage Romance Wedding

Vintage Weddings

Photos by:

Joyeuse Photography

I have the utmost respect for today’s bride and her dedication to celebrating all things vintage and Old World-inspired. Not only was her wedding gown a true 1950s dress, but she also sourced each of her bridesmaids’ dresses to fit with the 1950s fashion look she envisioned. Joyeuse Photography was the perfect complement to realize her aesthetic of a vintage holiday wedding!

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From the bride, Jaimie: I had always envisioned my wedding feeling like a Christmas Eve service. I wanted it to be a night wedding with lots of candles, creating an environment that was warm, intimate, ethereal, and holy.

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I love the intricate and high quality craftsmanship of vintage clothing, furniture, and decorations so we started searching antique malls to find details that would create that old-world, romantic feel. We also decorated with antique pieces that belonged to both sides of our grandparents’. It was so special to use pieces connected to their daily lives and legacies of life-long marriages. We wanted to use light blushes for the bridesmaids to give some color but mostly we were decorating with antique lace and muted browns, golds, and cremes. To create more light in the space and to aid the whimsical feel, we found dead tree branches at our local recycling center, connected them with wire, and put them in tree stands. Then we spray painted them golds and browns and strung Christmas lights and other decorative pieces from crafts shops like Hobby Lobby and Michaels.

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We found the archways at antique shops and decorated them with lace that was my grandmother’s, as well as decorative pieces and lights from craft shops. We used lace pieces dipped in modge podge on our candle holders so they would cast intricate patterns when they glowed and found glass medicine bottles in antique shops and decorated them with muslin, ribbons, and buttons for the flower vases on the reception tables. After the ceremony, the bridal party led a candle-lit processional to the reception site. The house party passed out branches with tiny brass bells that we had attached with wire and lace so everyone could make noise celebrating!


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Any advice for brides planning their weddings now? I think it is very important for Brides to find ways to make their wedding extremely personal and meaningful to them. In the years to come, what will be most important is that memories of your wedding remind you of the warmth in your relationship and that you can look back and say you made choices that were consistent with what is important to who you are as a couple. I would also suggest that couples allot time to nurture and grow the relationship outside of wedding planning.


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Wedding Music:
Bridal Processional: “More Love to Thee,” Fernando Ortega
Communion: “The Lord’s Prayer,” Selah
Father/Daughter Dance: “You’ll Be in my Heart,” Phil Collins
Mother/Son Dance: “Sweet Pea,” Amos Lee
First Dance: “Thinking About Me,” The Light Parade

Wedding Location: Abilene, TX / Wedding Photographer: Joyeuse Photography / Wedding Planner: Bride and bride’s mother / Wedding Dress: Vintage Alfred Angelo designed by Edythe Vincent / Wedding Veil: Mia “068” via Violet Bells / Bride’s Headpiece: Jannie Baltzer “Jasmine” / Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Vintage / Groom’s Suit: J Ferrar / Wedding Caterer: Tru-Blue Catering (trublucatering @ me.com) / Wedding Cake: McKay’s Bakery / Reception Music: The Light Parade / Wedding Invitation: Bride and bride’s mother

Utah Winter Wedding

Romantic Weddings

Photos by:

Lora Grady

It’s difficult for me to pinpoint exactly what I love most about this wedding, because it’s all so beautiful — but if I had to pick, I’d say it’s the fresh and modern vibe it exudes. That, of course, is achieved with the help of photographer Lora Grady, and heaps of fluffy floral arrangements from Tinge Floral. Jessica and Ryne’s wedding seamlessly brought a bit of spring to a winter wedding, and we adore the results!

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From the bride, Jessica: I wanted my wedding to be more modern and not super formal. My colors were coral, grey, and tan. With a little bit of mint green here and there :) We had a bunch of projects… We made a big giant wood frame. We printed some bridal pictures and engagement pictures onto mat boards and hung them from ribbon and put in the window frames of the wood frame that is about 7 feet tall and 6 feet wide.

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Salt Lake City winter wedding

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We wrapped yarn around bottles. We used golf double sided tape, and taped them onto to the bottles and wrapped the yarn really tight. Some websites say to do hot glue… but that is too messy and not as easy. Instead of a sign in book, I made cards out of my colors and just wrote on a chalk board to have the guests write down a piece of advice on them for the new married couple. It was so fun to read through those!

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Salt Lake City winter wedding

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Salt Lake City winter wedding

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Salt Lake City winter wedding

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Any advice for brides planning their weddings now? I would advise you to get a list of every single thing that you need to get for the wedding and categorize when you need to get that done. Anything from decorations, to addresses, to food. I kinda just put it all together and overwhelmed myself by thinking I need to get this done pronto. But if you give yourself a deadline of each category, you won’t get as overwhelmed:)


Salt Lake City winter wedding

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Wedding Music:
First Dance: “On My Mind,” Kalai
Father/Daughter Dance: “Angel,” Jack Johnson
Then everybody danced to Eli Young Band-Crazy Girl. Then after those three songs were done it busted out into a dance party just by songs that are popular up beat songs right now!

Wedding Location: South Jordan, UT / Wedding Photographer: Lora Grady Photography / Ceremony Venue: Oquirrh Mountain Utah Temple / Reception Venue: Noah’s / Wedding Flowers: Tinge Floral / Wedding Dress: Bridal Expressions / Wedding Shoes: Zappos / DJ: Andrew Velasco (801-548-1991) / Wedding Invitations: Designed by bride, printed by Litho Flexo

Glitter Winter Wedding

Romantic Weddings

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Dixie Pixel

Time to grab some hot chocolate, because this wintry wedding shot by Dixie Pixel Photography will leave you cozing up on the sofa while viewing these images and reading their story. David and Bettina (who owns a catering company herself I Luv Lux) had a New Year’s wedding filled to the brim with sweet touches and lots of sparkle.

Winter Knoxville wedding
metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding

From the bride, Bettina: Being in the wedding business myself (I own a catering business, bakery, and vintage rental company), most people that know me thought I would have tons of ideas for my own wedding. Believe it or not, I really had no clue! I knew I wanted a winter/holiday themed wedding. There is just something that is in the air around the end of the year that makes people so happy. David and I have spent the past eight years together and the thought of starting a brand new chapter of our lives and beginning a brand new year as a married couple felt very romantic. Once we set the date and selected The Knoxville Museum of Art, things just started to come together.

Winter wedding bouquet
metallics winter wedding
metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding

For us, the ceremony was a moment in time where we were able to honor our love for one another and celebrate our relationship with all the people who have loved and supported us throughout our lives. It was important for us to create an atmosphere in which our guest felt welcomed and special. For the ceremony we decided we wanted our guests to sit all around us, so we stood in the center of the room. We filled the room with touches of wood, using branches from trees we collected from our neighborhood and blue up lighting to create a wintery space. In the reception hall, I stuck with white… White table cloths, white flowers, white table numbers, menus, etc. We accented everything with pops of metals… Gold, silver, and sparkles to create a festive spirit.

Winter Knoxville wedding
metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding
metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding

We saved money by doing many things by ourselves. We collected old Christmas trees to place outside the venue covered with framed photos of our loved ones that have past away. We designed and printed our programs and menus and wrapped them in washi tape to match our invitations. I collected old picture frames, painted them gold and used them for our seating chart. My daughters and I collected pine cones and spray painted them gold for the place card holders. I used mailbox numbers and mini canvases painted solid white to create our custom table numbers. I made the flower girls headbands and my step-mother knitted their wrap sweaters. A friend brewed three special beers for our guests. We also created our hot chocolate wedding favors. It was a lot of time to invest, but we worked on these items though out the year. It just ended up making us even more excited for the big day!

metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding
metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding
metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding
metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding

Any advice for brides planning their weddings now? I feel that choosing vendors that you trust and see your vision is the most important thing you can do. From the food to the flowers to the cake… I had no worries because I knew that the team I had hired was going to do everything they could to make my night amazing. Hire a make up artist and have your hair done. It makes you feel so pretty and special.

I only have one regret… Not having a videographer. It was something I did not think I needed or even wanted. As a bride, there is a whole portion of the ceremony that you are not a part of… you are the LAST to enter! I wish I could see David, his guys… the ring bearer as they entered the room… Hear the band playing those carefully chosen songs again… We have amazing pictures, but I would go back and time and hire someone to video the ceremony if I could.

metallics winter wedding
Winter Knoxville wedding


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Wedding Music:
Groomsmen’s Processional: “Wonderwall,” Oasis
Bridesmaids’ Processional: “Paradise,” Coldplay
Bride’s Processional: “All I Want Is You,” U2 (played and sung by groom)
Recessional: “Vanilla Twilight,” Owl Cities
Reception Entrance: “True Romance” theme song

Wedding Location: Knoxville, TN / Wedding Photographer: Dixie Pixel Photography / Wedding Venue: Knoxville Museum of Art / Day-Of Coordinator: Events with Alexa / Wedding Flowers: Whimsical Gatherings / Wedding Dress: Enzoani “Finley” via Wedding Wonderland / Headpiece and Shrug: White Orchid Bridal / Wedding Shoes: Vivienne Westwood / Hair: Chop Shop / Makeup: Face / Bridesmaids’ Dresses: ASOS / Groom and Groomsmen Attire: American Clothing / Wedding Caterer: The Northshore Brasserie / Wedding Cake: The Perfect Ending / Desserts: The Sweetery / DJ: DJ Rock8 / Wedding Music: Crab Apple Lane / Wedding Invitations: Fourth Year Studio / Lighting: IllumiKnox / Flower Girl Dresses: Ladymantis

DIY Ice Bucket

DIY Projects

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Our favorite DIY projects are the ones in which materials cost next to nothing and that requires no skills. This chic ice bucket made by Kim Fisher captured by Anne Liles Photography, is just that. Perfect for winter weddings, refreshing in summer soirees – just add berries or flowers instead of eucalyptus! I will let Kim take it from here:

DIY ice bucket

This is a really easy and inexpensive way to add a wintry touch to cocktails. For our insert bottle we cut the top off of an empty 2 liter plastic Ginger Ale bottle (Ginger Ale bottles have straight sides which is what you want plus a two liter bottle allows you to use the ice bucket for larger champagne bottles as well as still wine bottles), and dropped several small rocks in the base to weigh it down and placed it inside a straight sided 2 gallon plastic bucket (found at any paint store). You will sandwich the two containers like in this project.

We poured tap water into the 2 gallon bucket around the inserted plastic bottle( if you want a clearer finished product use distilled water but I prefer the smokey look for winter) making sure there was a good 2 inches of water under the inserted plastic bottle for a good base of ice. We then used heavy duty florist tape to tape off (simple criss cross) the top so the plastic insert bottle stays firm in place.

ice shot glasses diy

I used cut seeded eucalyptus branches and tucked them down into the sides – keep in mind that if you do this with flowers anything that pokes up from the water will discolor during the freezing process, vines and greenery tend to be the better choice for this project.We then plop the whole thing(carefully) into our freezer and leave over night.

Once it’s all frozen you simply remove the tape and rocks from the plastic insert bottle and pour warm water inside to loosen it, work and wiggle the bottle a little and it’ll pull out nicely. Turn the 2 gallon bucket on it’s side and run warm water around the outsides to loosen your ice bucket creation, it needs to be coaxed a little but eventually it slips out. This project easily lends itself to DIY ice shot glasses – instead of a plastic bottle and a bucket we used a large and small size of clear plastic cups. Same instructions, smaller scale, perfect for cranberry infused vodka shots.

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Midwestern Winter Wedding Ideas

Wedding Design

Photos by:

Ashley Dru

Oh winter, how I love your deep rich tones, your golds and browns and burgundies. This shoot, photographed and styled by Ashley Dru is winter at its finest: lots of snow, deep amber bottles, and a stunning redheaded bride to tie it all together. We love Ashley’s idea of painting the tips of the balsa flowers with gold paint, adding a little extra pop to an already stunning tablescape!

snowy winter wedding

From the photographer and stylist, Ashley Dru: Winter landscapes in the Midwest can either be white snowy wonderlands or miles and miles of brown wooded areas. Both are beautiful in their own ways! So I decided to create a winter inspiration shoot that combines those two extremes into one amazing theme full of warmth and everything we love about winter time! The backdrop/venue for the shoot was at the beautiful Farmhouse Weddings in Nappanee, Indiana.

copper wedding colors

winter wedding newlyweds

copper wedding colors

winter wedding newlyweds

copper wedding colors

Using balsa wood flowers and dried flowers can be a great way of using the readily available resources in the dead of winter when fresh flowers are scarce. The possibilities are endless with colors and you could even dry your own flowers to cut down on cost! You can also add your own personal touches to the white balsa flowers like painting the tips with metallic gold paint :) Small touches like sequin glitter balls and wood twigs for a table runner can add to the overall winter theme!

winter wedding newlyweds

copper wedding colors

autumn bridal looks

cookie wedding bar
winter wedding newlyweds

cookie wedding bar

winter wedding newlyweds

midwest winter wedding

There is nothing better than a warm drink in the wintertime, so why not create a dessert table that is full of dunkable treats. You can even make your own chocolate dipped spoons for an added touch to those warm hot drinks! Edible glitter on the chocolate doesn’t looks so bad either :) Hot chocolate favors can keep the winter spirit alive for guests even as they are back home in their cozy homes!


hot cocoa wedding

winter dessert bars

hot cocoa wedding

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Shoot Location: Nappanee, IN / Photographer and Styling: Ashley Dru / Shoot Venue: The Farmhouse Weddings / Wedding Dress: Mignonette Bridal / Cupcakes: Happy Dance Cupcakes / Donuts and Cookies: Rise N Roll Bakery / Scones: Rolling Scones

Winter Woodland Wedding Ideas

Wedding Design

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We know Christmas is just around the corner, so we’re here to spread a bit more holiday cheer. Artist collective based out of Dallas, Grit and Gold put together this incredible ‘winter woodland’ inspiration, complete with evergreen branches decorating the chairs and a fun sled photobooth backdrop. Thank you Couture Events by Lottie, Nine Photography and We + You Studios for the gorgeous party inspiration!

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woodsy christmas ideas

From the designer, Lottie: This is the first shoot in our new design studio with our Grit + Gold team. Inspired for Christmas, our shoot’s setting and feel was winter woodsy. Touches of antlers can be found throughout from stationery and centerpieces, to the unbelievably beautiful antler and floral head piece. We had fun designing the setups which included a cocoa display and champagne bar. The sweet treats were the perfect feel of handmade goodness that evokes the feeling of “home”.


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red christmas invitations

woodsy christmas ideas

red christmas decor

woodsy christmas ideas

winter floral arrangements

woodsy christmas ideas

christmas dessert tables

woodsy christmas ideas

christmas green decor

woodsy christmas ideas

antler party decorations

woodsy christmas ideas

apple place settings

woodsy christmas ideas

floral wedding crown

woodsy christmas ideas

floral wedding crown

woodsy christmas ideas

winter bride outdoors

winter bride outdoors


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Shoot Location: Dallas, TX / Design Studio, Shoot Design and Concept: Grit and Gold / Event Designer: Couture Events by Lottie / Photographer: Nine Photography / Flowers: We + You Studios / Hair and Makeup: Something-You / Wedding Cake: Stir Crazy / Mantle Backdrop: Pretty Deer Booths / Props: Creative Collective Fort Worth / Vintage Rentals: Rent My Dust / Custom Wood Tree: Cafe Con Leche / Paper Goods: Caroline Creates / Videographer: I Do Cinematics

Pink San Francisco Christmas Wedding

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If you’re a fan of pink, then just settle right in and prepare yourself for this wonder from The Goodness! Erica and Andrew’s wedding is a shining example of all things pink and sparkly with heaping touches of Mexican tradition. Pair up all these beauties with crafty and bright paper goods from The Goodness, and you’ve got a Christmas wedding we’re just wild about!

pink christmas invitations
pink christmas wedding

From the bride, Erica: Andrew and I had been together for 11 years before we married and were thrilled to be making it official. In the Mexican culture weddings are a major rite of passage, so getting those Catholic and Mexican parts of the ceremony right was critical. Our mass included the lasso (mine was pink, of course), the arras (coins), and the bouquet to the Virgin Mary (which I made).

paper flower bouquets
pink christmas wedding
pink christmas invitations

Andrew and I don’t get to share holidays with all of our family every year (most of my family lives in Los Angeles), so more than anything we wanted to create a wedding weekend that felt like Christmas. The kind we wish we could have every year: church (of course), a huge dinner, dancing, music, and fun. Being the Type A gal that I am and being an Studio Art Major in college I could not help but see our event as one giant meticulously organized art project. Creating an emotional reaction with your audience is the biggest high for an artist, so hearing Ooooh’s and Aaaah’s was paramount. I envisioned a vintage pink Christmas that sparkled and glowed visually and for our guests was delicious, elegant, memorable, fun and most important personal.

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pink christmas wedding
catholic church weddings

San Francisco wedding planning was exciting — the entire city is a photo op; however, as a hands-on kind of person I was afraid I was going to hand over control to a total stranger at some hotel, but we were able to find a location and vendors that helped us keep it personal. We chose the Century Club because we could have the building to ourselves, make it our own, and most importantly choose our own vendors (florist, DJ, caterer, etc). Andrew and I are foodies, it was critical that we choose our own menu and our caterer (a family friend) created a dazzling Christmas menu with OUR favorites. We had an amuse bouche of shrimp and lime sauce, a beet and goat cheese salad, and a duel entry of turkey mashed potatoes steak and faro dressing with cranberry sauce and parsnips. Griselda was fabulous, she even cut beets into the shape of hearts for our “Heart Beets” goat cheese salad. Our cake was a gorgeous and delicious with pink butter cream icing with gold glitter and my parents wedding topper.

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pink christmas wedding
pink wedding flowers
pink christmas wedding

Although we wanted a vintage Christmas theme we didn’t want green and red. Pink was our color, the uplighting made our vision come to life and keeping the banquet room door closed during the cocktail hour made for a dramatic reveal for our guest as they Oooh’ed and Aaah’ed while entering the glowing room to Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory song “Pure Imagination.” Our most important choice however had to have been our photographers, The Goodness, who besides being amazing photographers create equally beautiful stationary. They helped elevate our visions from homemade to polished showstoppers, and allowed me to be myself every step of the way. They even created a logo for our wedding which we lovingly plastered on everything from mailing labels, water bottles, to the welcome bags we provided at the hotel.

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candy place settings

ballroom place settings
pink christmas wedding
ballroom wedding ceremonies

San Francisco can get foggy all year long and in December forgetaboutit! But on December 3, 2011 it could not have been more beautiful, sunny clear skies set the stage for a magical day. I walked the aisle with my father to a cantor singing Ave Maria which echoed in the gorgeous and historical church. We were photographed at the Palace of Fine Arts and Crissy Field with the Golden Gate Bridge in the back ground, all places which have been in so many of my childhood memories as well as my memories as a couple. Our families made the day everybit as meaningful, memorable, complete with dance offs and hilarious photo booth pictures. The whole day felt like the most magnificent and lovely Pink Christmas imaginable.

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Wedding Location: San Francisco, CA / Wedding Photographer, Stationery, and Paper Goods: The Goodness / Ceremony Venue: St. Ignatius Church / Reception Venue: Century Club of California / Wedding Flowers: Laurel Designs / Wedding Dress: David’s Bridal / Bride’s Shoes: BCBG / Bride’s Necklace: J. Crew / Hair: Drybar San Francisco / Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Macy’s / Groom’s Suit: English Laundry at Nordstrom / Groom’s Tie: Ben Sherman / Wedding Caterer: Griselda’s Catering / Wedding Cake: Two for Two Cakes / Chocolate Fountain: Chocolate Fountains Delite / DJ and Photobooth: Denon & Doyle / Crepe Paper: Castle in the Air / Officiant: Fr. Al Grosskopf, S.J.