Gift finding, to me, always seems harder than it should be. As someone who was once a bride herself, I can honestly say that wedding day gifts were that much more of a puzzle to me. I overthought the entire process, adding stress onto an already all-consuming event. When we teamed up with Movado and Kay Jewelers it dawned on me how much more blissful I could have made my life. The gift of time is something every single person needs, loves and will always cherish.
They say that love always finds a way and that is very much the essence to Noel & Chris' stunning Dallas wedding at Nasher Sculpture Center. Although both lived in different cities when they first met, their bond could not be denied, ultimately opting to relocate from the perspective towns to create a new life together in Dallas. There is a powerful elegance and a gorgeously undeniable romantic undertone to their Dallas wedding. Blooms, which danced all throughout the day, were grown specially by Noel's stepfather. While the ceremony was indoors overlooking the vaulted stairwell leading into the park, the reception however was a dreamy al fresco affair dotted by cafe lights and thin taper candles. A mix of long and circle reception tables created the perfect atmosphere, injecting a lovely and free-spirited vibe into their Dallas wedding. With each little piece of wedding decor, there is a beautiful restraint and captivating elegance. Gardens and sculpture parks make for enchanting wedding venues, and in the case of Noel & Chris utter Dallas wedding perfection.
Burgundy & Blues. It might sound silly, but its wonderfully fun to say, whats more, it makes for an incredibly lovely color palette! In a world a wash of pinks, this combo as a starting point is utterly refreshing. Set in the perfect urban locale, this loft wedding is a mix of elegance and romance. Featuring a long sleeve lace wedding dress from Memories Bridal , details like a velvet settee and exposed wood sweetheart table help to craft the ambiance to the Ohio loft wedding. Linens are a strong piece to the overall wedding decor, draped on side tables and gently swirled onto the table top. Blooms in a mix of primary hues seem to dance above their neutral backgrounds, creating a feel of dynamic movement and life. Loft weddings are the most wondrous of blank states, all they need is your voice to fly.
When I first saw Cassie & Stefan's utterly stunning Chicago wedding I completely thought it was a styled shoot. I was beyond floored when I realized it wasn't indeed the handy work of a team of inspired creatives, but instead, one ultra stylish couple that simply oozes chic vintage perfection! Set at the iconic University of Chicago's Bond Chapel, this Chicago wedding is all about class and elegance. As if ripped from the pages of Vogue itself, Cassie's Rime Arodaky wedding gown lays the most gorgeous of ground work for her sophisticated vintage wedding style. Driving the look home, she opted for a retro updo, enhancing the throw back feel, perfectly accented by a floral applique veil, also from Rime Arodaky. Keeping the vintage Chicago wedding vibe going, Cassie's dad handcrafted a unique parlor style backdrop to their sweetheart table, turning the event space at Prairie Productions into a whole new world. From there mauve velvet tablecloths were draped over tables, while lush garlands of green topped with a mix of berry hued blooms...