Featured Wedding: Amy and Allan

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Featured Wedding by Danielle Murphy Photography Allan and Amy were married at the historic Inn at St. John, in Plymouth, Michigan. The Inn opened as a Seminary in the 1940's and for 40 years served the Catholic Archidocese of Detroit. The wedding ceremony took place in the breathtaking chapel, complete with a 300 ft. walk down the aisle! Amy looked gorgeous as she was escorted down the aisle by her parents. The wedding reception was held in the unique two story glass atrium where...

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Featured Wedding: Calli and TJ

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Featured Wedding David of by Bayphoto Net Photography Calli and TJ were engaged in 2008. Their wedding ceremony and reception took place in the scenic Hilton Scotts Valley, CA in September 2009. The weather was just perfect for a wonderful wedding on that day! There was a beautiful spot in the garden of the hotel, where the wedding ceremony was held in the garden. After the ceremony, both Calli and TJ burst into tears of happiness. I was lucky to capture these touching...

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Featured Wedding: Rebecca & Wesley

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Featured Wedding by Jessie of Emeric Photography & Design On September 19th we had the privilege of documenting Rebecca & Wesley's wedding. They are such a sweet, young couple. They had a large wedding party of 12, including the groom's little sister! They chose Rebecca's favorite color, lavender, as the theme and used pretty lavender roses in the floral bouquets and arrangements. Rebecca and Wesley had the ceremony at their local church and afterwards we went with the newlyweds...

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Botanical Couture Décor, with an Eco-Friendly Twist!

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I happened to be on Twitter yesterday at just the right moment. I saw a tweet about the new holiday collection from JL Designs, clicked on the tiny url, and was instantly wowed. If you are a lover of all things couture, and sustainability is important to you, you’ll go wild over the “green” centerpieces, table accents, and more, in this fab holiday collection. Gorgeous green and grey succulents, creamy balsa wood flowers, and lush cedar trees take center stage as they sit in...

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Featured Wedding: Eric and Tara, Riviera Maya, Mexico

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Featured Wedding by Lem of Painting With Light Eric & Tara invited us and a few of thier closest friends and family to the Palace Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico on January 17, 2009. The feeling of closeness was extended to us, even as vendors, since the first meeting. When we were down there we felt like close friends as well. They made sure everyone was having as much fun as them. From inviting us to Karaoke, to checking on us durng the catamaran reception, it was awesome to work...

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Bride Chic: Shoe Savvy Bridal Fashion

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About Bride Chic The ongoing dialogue about finding the perfect bridal shoe seems to go something like this: Comfort first but hey, what better occasion to show off those Jimmy Choos? My suggestion is to find that happy heel height (for most brides, it's 2 inches) where you can maneuver around greeting guests and being a bride without sore calves and blistered feet. Because we have such a vast array to choose from these days, it's hard to believe once upon a time etiquette dictated...

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Blush and Taupe Wedding Inspiration from Dessy!

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Dying to know who our Dessy Style Board Challenge winner is? Who will be walking away with $500 in fab Dessy accessories? We'll be announcing our lucky winner in just a few short hours! So to get you through until then, here's a little Blush and Taupe wedding inspiration! I love this color pallet, and the Dessy items featured in this board, don't you? - Chic Alfred Sung (style D447) bridesmaid dress in Champagne - Duchess Satin Neck Tie in Blush - Lovely Dessy flower girl dress...

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Featured Wedding: Nancy and Adam

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Featured Wedding by Shannon of Shannon Lee Images Only 24 people were in the room when Nancy & Adam devoted their lives to each other on a rainy afternoon in Saint Louis, Missouri on October 9, 2009. Of these 24 teary eyed people (myself included) I felt absolutely honored to be one of them during this intimate expression of love. They wrote their own heartfelt vows and couldn't stop smiling at each other. It was a family affair as Adam's father married the couple and his uncle...

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Featured Wedding: Magdalena and Martin

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Featured Wedding by Kate Elliot of Kate Elliot Photography Magdalena and Martin were married on July 31, 2009 at the fabulous English Inn in Eaton Rapids, Michigan. The wedding day was relaxed and had a natural flow to it. I loved the earthy feel of the venue and wedding details. You could tell how happy Magdalena was, she smiled the entire day. The groom's brother-in-law performed the ceremony for the lovely couple, the amazing wedding details were by Petal and Forest, and the yummy...

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Featured Wedding: Dana and Jeff

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Featured Wedding by Pat Furey& Ted Nghiem of Ted Nghiem's Photography Dana and Jeff couldn't have chosen a more perfect place for their wedding than Stone Harbor Golf Club at the Cape May Courthouse in NJ. Along with the main wedding photographer, Pat Furey, we shot an absolutely awesome wedding! The weather held and instead of the forecasted rain, we had blue skies! I guess Dana and Jeff's magic rubbed the weather in the right way! I should also mention that their cupcakes were...

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