A European-Style Courtyard Celebration

French garden style

The gorgeous styled shoot I’m sharing today has so many interesting and eclectic details, it feels very European to me.  There is an old-world feel that you would find in France or Italy, but the additional of succulents takes you to Spain!  This lovely inspiration was shot by Daniel Lateulade and Ashley of 1313 photography, and styled by Daniel’s […]

A LOVE Themed Bridal Shower

vintage inspired bridal shower

What is the most obvious underlying theme of a bridal shower?  Why it’s Love, of course, and this “LOVE” themed shower is a wonderful reminder of that!!  The simplicity of the theme is carried out in the design which uses small wooden letters to spell out ‘love’ in several unexpected areas {placed on the doors}.  The antique rustic […]

Winter White Details

white wedding

Today’s inspiration for weddings, engagements, or bridal showers comes from a collaboration between Andrea Dozier Boutique Photography and Simply Photography, and offers some beautiful images with great ideas and details you can incorporate. The wintry white color scheme incorporates shades of ecru, bone, champagne, and brown…   Sweet handmade frames are a lovely way for guests to write […]

A "Love"ly Picnic {Guest Feature}

LOVE bridal shoot

What a view!  Can you imagine having a lovely engagement picnic or anniversary picnic here?  Jacin of Lovely Little Details designed this Valentine’s shoot for Brenda’s Wedding Blog, but I think the ideas here can be re-created for any celebration of love. The quilt used as tablecloth, the adorable place mats, the paper doilies used in […]

Vintage & Monograms Engagement Party

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I created this inspiration board using the lovely invitations from Hazelbug as a starting point.  I loved the vintage style lettering, pretty blue border(“something blue”), and the monogram at the top.  The monogramming is a great way to create a customized event.  Hang a banner with the couples initials, place monograms on favor hang tags, apply them […]

Your Ticket To Love – Bridal Shower

Ticket to Love Shower

  by contributor Kristi Delfino   With all the warmer weather we have been having this last week I am ready for Spring!  I bet you are too.  Well with Spring on my mind, I decide to put together a Pink and Green Spring photo shoot for you…all inspired by some tickets that I found at […]

Queen Of Hearts Valentine Shoot

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There is a lot to see here today, as I styled and photographed this Queen of Hearts Valentine’s Day shoot to help showcase the printable party collection by Paula of Frog Prince Paperie.  Paula created this very cool and modern set that would also work well for a bachelorette party, bridal shower, lingerie shower, or even engagement party – the LOVE […]