The thought of rustic anything is often seen as a one dimensional style. The utter beauty to today's gorgeously styled shoot is how seamlessly the rustic setting of Howell Family Farms is transitioned into a sophisticated and chic fall wedding. Under the artful eye of wedding photographer Photo La Vie, this fall wedding focuses on blending a rustic setting with chic design choices and approachable elevated causal flair. Long reception tables line the underneath of swaying crystal chandeliers, brought to life by the perfect fall wedding decor piece, a plaid table runner! A mix of amber glass, in the form of chargers, plates and glassware are intermixed with more traditional pieces while statement pheasant feathers greet each place setting. Keeping with the long lines created by the reception tables, florist Blossoms on the Bricks opted to work with blooms that elongated the tablescape, allowing flowers to dance out from the center of the table. To tie in a rustic boho feel, the entrance to the barn become the ultimate ceremony backdrop, featuring a wide swept macrame like yarn installation accented by a rustic garland of green and blooms. To inject an elevated casual feel, snuggle blankets and bunting brought the perfect down home feel, while bridesmaid donned everyday chic dresses. The overall beauty...
Today's little gem is a siren song to everyone who thinks putting on something like an engagement party, in their own backyard, simply wont do! An organic wedding is something that so many people connect with thanks to all the naturally found lush green elements that are typically put together. Sampling an organic wedding mentality for a backyard fete is perfection when working with an outdoor living space. Fill tables with bunches upon bunches of greens, like emerald gaity and seeded eucalyptus which lines today's table. To dial up the organic nature, pair greens with earth tone natural woven chargers and farm wood table! To complete the look and set the tone while giving the perfect soft romantic glow, frame the sky above with stands of bare bulb cafe lights! Its well thought out, simple touches, that make all the difference!
Cool tone color palette are all too often over looked for more vibrant attention demanding hues. The truth is however that palettes like today's in a mix of grays, steely blues and hints of purple can be just as enchanting. Set at the Thornrose House, this styled shoot is all about gorgeous romantic gothic wedding drama. Featuring a mix of vintage rentals like an antique wood table and steely blue parlor chairs, spools of ribbon dotted the tablescape accenting handlettered calligraphy watercolor escort cards from Simply Handwritten by Anna. For a modern spin, both the bride and groom opted for a more fashion forward wedding style, pairing beautifully with their gothic wedding surroundings. Its all about the little touches, the romantic heart and the dreamy cool tone palette that make this a gray gothic wedding dream!
At first blush, today's incredible moody wedding inspiration might seem out of place. However, its when you look more closely into it, that you realize how absolutely perfect it is! I always preach the beauty to weddings that are well outside the cookie cutter norm. This coven inspired moody wedding inspiration comes via the mind meld of Laura Beck Photography + Ashley Marie Photography. Taking cues from those that buck tradition, this styled shoot is all about the style, the details and the attitude. From sultry body hugging black dresses, bold makeup choices that highlight striking eyes and lush lips, to a location that alone is a wedding decor dream, there is plenty to get inspired by. Honoring the nature drawing coven world, earthy details are on display from elements like dried botanicals to ancient texts. Articulating a theme like this into a moody wedding works flawlessly when you focus on fashion choices true to the vibe, bold choices and one hell of a location!