The bridal bouquet is a collection of flowers held by the bride as she walks down the aisle. It’s meant to be a complementary addition to the overall theme of the wedding and the style of her dress. But why do brides carry flowers? More than just something to keep a bride’s hands busy when […]
Whether you’ve been dreaming of your wedding dress since you were 5 and know the exact specifications you want for it down to the last sequin, or you’ve never thought about it until your future spouse’s mother nagged, “You still haven’t gotten your gown,” we’ve got you covered on how to choose a wedding dress. […]
Wedding trends come and go, but one thing’s for certain: Flowers will always have a starring role. One particular floral trend that’s been blooming over the past few years? Flower chandeliers. From bouquets to aisle arrangements to centerpieces, the blooms you choose and how you display them says a lot about your style as a […]
We are all about the wedding details – cakes, flowers, monogrammed invites, and more. But we have to admit this understated fact: Lighting is the single most important décor element at your wedding. And while, at first, that thought sounds more functional than fun, hear us out: The bulbs and candles you select (whether they’re […]
“whether you’re into a classic sailcloth or a sleek structure, here are 17 ways to trick out your tent.” If you’re planning an outdoor celebration, researching tents should be at the top of your to-do list. Why? For starters: The one thing (okay, maybe one of the things) you can’t control about your wedding day […]
We love the clean lines and simplicity of a contemporary wedding, but there’s something about a vintage wedding that really makes us swoon. Maybe it’s that there are so many different styles – i.e. decades! – to take inspiration from?! Consider looking back to your favorite time period – the sparkle and dazzle of the […]
The year 2010 was only the beginning of doughnut walls and signature cocktails at weddings. In the last decade, engaged couples have increasingly sought creative alternatives, replacing traditional decor with champagne flute escort display walls and decadent edible experiences (think: experiential hors d’oeuvres, coffee, margarita and late-night burrito bars), and only one industry report, Real […]
The couple is the focal point on any wedding day, but there’s another set of guests that’s equally important, particularly when it comes to photographs: family. Sure, couples want those must-have wedding photos like vows and the first look, but according to wedding photographer Sirena Singleton, wedding-day family photos are some of the most treasured […]
From dresses to décor, style preferences vary from couple to couple. One of the most important stylistic decisions all couples have to make is choosing a wedding photographer. In fact, you should choose your wedding photography style even before you reach out to potential photographers. If you go the other route – book first, learn […]
If you’re only planning one day of photos in your dream dress – the wedding day – you’re missing out. Bridal portraits are a dry-run for the big day; they’re a wedding-day stress reducer, a reassuring run-through, and an excuse to wear your gown more than once. That’s why many brides favor this wedding tradition. […]
Taking perfectly decent photos isn’t rocket science. And once you’ve taken them, it’s also not hard to turn them into perfectly decent photo canvas prints. But what if you’re striving for something more, something exceptional? What if you want your canvas print to be a real showstopper?
Knowing what the top photography trends are in the industry is incredibly useful. Whether for wedding shots, stock images, or product photography, knowing what to shoot puts you at the top of the curve.