Bright, Vibrant Florals for your Modern Wedding by La Petite Fleur

by Azure

Special Floral Feature from Carra Otten ofLa Petite Fleur Gretchen and Tom's wedding ceremony was held at Gloria Dei in Saint Paul, a very large and ornate, but very warm and welcoming, Lutheran church. The reception was at the uber chic, modern and fabulous Graves 601 Hotel. For all you brides out there wanting a modern wedding full of bright, vibrant colors, I hope you find these photos inspiring!

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Beautiful Florals for your Timeless Wedding by Petite Fleur

by Azure

Special Floral Feature from Carra Otten ofLa Petite Fleur You know you’ve got a satisfied bride when, upon seeing the finished florals on her wedding day, her response is…“Oh, oh, oh! I need to have another something soon so you can do the flowers for it. I know… you can do my funeral!” Enjoy these gorgeous, timeless bouquets and centerpieces from La Petite Fleur. Perfect pink, green, and ivory inspiration for your big day!

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Luxe Couture Stationery Design from Sugar River Stationers

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I came across this amazing stationery company the other day, Sugar River Stationers, and wanted to share some of the fabulous work they have done… Above: This beautiful two-color letterpress wedding invitation set features a modern, Asian-inspired peony floral design, perfect for a chic outdoor or garden wedding affair. Below- photo 1: This letterpress set, in white, orange, and green, was inspired by a Frank Lloyd Wright theme. Pure, fresh, and clean, this invitation style is...

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It’s A Jaime Thing… A Colorful, Gerbera Daisy Themed Soiree!

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About It's A Jaime Thing A Sneak Peek From My Sister's Wedding This Weekend... She's married. My little sister is officially married! The vows took place this weekend, so you know I couldn't wait to share the details with you. While I'm waiting for more pictures to roll in, here's a little sneak peek... Next week, I'll give you the rest of the details! (Please forgive my lovely photography skills...or rather, lack of! Did I mention my camera batteries died too? I wish I had...

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Spring Inspirations: Wedding Ideas

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About Always A Blogsmaid Even in the concrete jungle that I live in (New York City) we are graced with these gorgeous patches of green that are just flooded with color this time of year. Sometimes brides will ask me if a color scheme works, or where they should start with a theme or look. If you're a spring bride, you really don't need to look any further than out the window (or down the street to the park). Here is some SpringSpiration and how it looks in a wedding. Enjoy! ...

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Bride Chic: A Celebration of Bridal Fashion and Photography

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We are so excited to have a first look at Amy-Jo Tatum's photo shoot, with wedding photographer Stephanie Williams, featuring five gorgeous bridal gowns from her Dioresque collection! About Bride Chic If there is such a thing as visual poetry it is in these images. All are from a recent photo shoot I had with Orange County wedding photographer Stephanie Williams. We shot five of my gowns in various locations around San Juan Capistrano, California--including the mission. While I'm...

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Rock ‘n Roll Bride: Glam’d Up Wedding

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About Rock 'n Roll Bride Why hello, fancy seeing you here! How has everybody’s weekend been? Rock n Roll Bride has decided to go all glamorous this week – it’s not all about tattoos, pink hair and punk rock over here you know! I was sent a selection of amazing weddings shot by the fabulous Joy Marie this week. She knew how much I loved this (celebrity) wedding she photographed so was quick off the mark to send me a plethora of more of her amazing work! It was a tough...

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It’s A Jaime Thing: Born For Brides…

by Azure

About It's A Jaime Thing ...Shoes For Your Something Blue Green! Modern brides today are reinventing tradition. So why not turn that "something blue" into "something green" instead? By green, I mean smart and eco-friendly- like these adorable, ever comfortable bridal shoes by Born! "Handsewn constructions require fewer adhesives and cements and fewer internal components, creating footwear that is more organic, naturally. Børn Footwear is handcrafted by skilled artisans, not by...

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Hanna Hartnell’s Double Dare Wedding Gowns

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For all you financially savvy nearlyweds and “green” brides-to-be, the Double Dare wedding gown collection from California-based Hanna Hartnell was created with you in mind! Not only are these gowns gorgeous, they are eco-friendly too, fashioned from sustainable silk processes by clean technology. And, I haven’t even gotten to the best part yet! Known for creating the most daring and glamorous bridal gowns, Hanna Hartnell’s Double Dare wedding dresses are lined with colored...

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