It is so ordered. “No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were. As some of the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage embodies a love that may endure even Read more

Katie & Jesse’s Travel Themed Wedding

Katie & Jesse’s Travel Themed Weddingfeatured

Aaaaand this is why the Internet is amazing: Katie lives in Oregon. Jesse lives in Texas. Thanks to the miracle of technology they met, fell in love, and nurtured a relationship for over 3 years before tying the knot in 2014. Incorporating their long distance love into the decor with travel details like maps and Read more

The Truth About “Average” Wedding Costs

The Truth About “Average” Wedding Costsfeatured

Recommended reading for today – especially those struggling with your wedding budget – is an excellent article from Slate.com in 2013: http://www.slate.com/…/average_wedding_cost_published_numbe… The article’s writer, Will Oremus, does an excellent job of explaining the difference between “average” and “median” and why couples should beware of falling into the trap of thinking that “average” is what Read more

Samantha & Taylor

Samantha & Taylorfeatured

Barn wedding lovers, unite! Today we have Samantha and Taylor’s beautiful wedding day that combines everything we love about rustic weddings – burlap, cowboy boots, mason jars, chalkboard signs, a great farm location – combining them in a way that’s uncluttered and unpretentious. Photographer Kelly Rae Stewart of  Kelly Rae Stewart Photography gushes about Samantha Read more

Houghton Bride Spring/Summer 2015 Runway

Houghton Bride Spring/Summer 2015 Runwayfeatured

From the Houghton Bride Spring/Summer 2015 runway, comes this gorgeous collection inspired by the light and airy aesthetic of a Gypsy Bohemian bride, and crafted in silk, chiffons, eyelet and guipure laces, crochets, and delicate embroideries.   (Photo Credit: Maria Valentina)

Spring 2016 Isabelle Armstrong Bridal Collection

Spring 2016 Isabelle Armstrong Bridal Collectionfeatured

This collection has been inspired by the uncompromising magnificence of a diamond. At it’s core, a diamond represents  strength, brilliance and ever lasting beauty. A diamond can be both subtle and extraordinary at the same time. So too is the Spring 2016 Isabelle Armstrong Bridal Collection, complete with subdued embroidery and soft, romantic fabrics and Read more

Jenny Packham 2016 Bridal Collection

Jenny Packham 2016 Bridal Collectionfeatured

Appliqué organza blooms, majestic ostrich feathers, crystal foliage motifs and delicate floral lace celebrate the lavish artistry of nature: opulent velvet bows add texture and hues of soft meadow green evoke the shades of summer. Swarovski crystals dance in the light adding an otherworldly, whimsical grace to a collection inspired by a midsummer dream and Read more