A Beautiful Mansion Wedding

by Bride Chic

I'd been wanting to work with Bay Area wedding photographer Chyna Darner for some time after stumbling across one of her stylized shoots on Wedding Chicks. For me, her work is simply off the charts gorgeous! Winter 2012 we finally connected, hooking up and mixing with some of the best wedding professionals in San Francisco Bay Area. The result: We formulated a concept around my 1950's wedding dresses shot against a mansion backdrop. Says Chyna: "Once Amy-Jo was on board with the...

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Real Wedding Inspiration: Rustic Ranch Wedding in Montana

by Azure

Wow! Our call for inspirational submissions from outstanding wedding pros on Wednesday was a huge success! Our SavvyScoop email inbox is flooded with fabulous photos, ideas, and tips for brides-to-be, and we can’t wait to share these with our readers! This week, we’ll be featuring a stunning real wedding every single day. So get ready to be inspired, lovely brides! Today’s real wedding is from Shannon of Thousand Words Photography, located in Kalispell, MT Ryan and...

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Bride Chic: Spring Kid Chic For Flower Girls And Other Pint-Sized Wedding Guests

by Azure

About Bride Chic For all of you looking for little girl dresses in 100% silks and cottons, check out these oooh la-la adorable creations from Wooden Soldier, an online fashion place for kids. One of my clients- God bless her- introduced me to this site. As a company that started out small, Wooden Soldier is dedicated to the principles on which their business was founded: quality, personal service, and unique merchandise... I was surprised to find such incredible kid chic (they offer...

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Bridal Beauty From Essie: Love And Color, The Perfect Marriage

by Azure

I love that more and more companies (White House Black Market & Urban Outfitters are prime examples)are catering specifically to engaged gals, and coming out with extra special collections just for brides-to-be! This season's Wedding Collection from Essie is killer! Each of the six hues in this bridal line are soft, romantic, feminine and... quite simply, lovely. And the names Essie dreamt up for the wedding polishes are fun and festive- such as Pillow Talk, Show Me The Ring, and...

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Featured Spring Wedding: Meredith and Eddie

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Jessica Miller Photography This was a May wedding full of sunshine (and if you know Ohio weather, you'll know this couple was lucky and blessed!). The ceremony took place outdoors at the North Courtyard Gardens of the Center of Science and Industry in the heart of downtown Columbus. With a full city backdrop, gorgeous wedding flowers and a couple as lovely and genuinely amazing as Meredith and Eddie, it was sure to be a day to remember. Meredith is one of those...

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Featured New Years Eve Wedding: Shawn and Carmen

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Buffy Goodman Photography Carmen and Shawn were married on Dec 31, 2009, and are an energetic, active couple who truly love having fun together. And they were really enthusiastic about their photos! In fact, the entire wedding party was willing to risk becoming permanent ice cubes just to get a couple of nice shots with the fresh snow - and it was a cold one, even by Canadian standards (around -9F or -23C)! The ladies ditched their bridal heels for Uggs, and...

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Featured Wedding: Vikki and JP, Casual meets Luxury

by Azure

When we do our Featured Weddings, these posts are submitted, and from the perspective of, the wedding photographer who shot the wedding. I thought it would be cool to get the perspective of a talented wedding planner- since after all, the planner/consultant is responsible for executing the vision, and making it all come together, in a chic way, on the big day. Wynn Austin of Le Chic Wedding Consulting submitted a gorgeous wedding that she planned, and below is here take on how it all...

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Featured Wedding: Kelly and Luke

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Mary Kate of Kate's Lens Photography Kelly and Luke’s wedding was nothing short of a fairytale. The weather was gorgeous, the gardens enchanting, and the two lovebirds were completely in the moment! From the intricate details to the love and laughter shared by all, we had so much fun capturing the day for such a lovely couple! What made it more fun was the fact that Luke and Kelly were willing to try ANYTHING, even climbing on a pool diving board to pose for a...

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Bride Chic: Spring 2010 Wedding Dress Trend- Nature Inspired

by Azure

About Bride Chic I'm starting a series where we're going to be taking a closer look at some of the most popular trends coming up in 2010. We'll start with nature, the catalyst of a bucolic movement we're seeing in bridal wear, embracing all things living: Flowers, leaves and feathers are showing up on wedding dresses with interesting applications whether printed, embroidered or applied. Photo 1: Retro lines and a major border embroidered in bright tones add pizazz to the white dress...

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Featured Wedding: Sharpe and Berry

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Brooke Christl of Brooke Christl Photography The Sharpe/Berry Wedding took place on August 1st, 2009 with a brief ceremony on the beach in Ocean Isle, NC with a reception following at the Silver Coast Winery. This wedding was especially great for me because of how easy the couple was to work with and how much they wanted some fun pictures. We were stuck in beach traffic and late for the ceremony and Becky loved the idea of jumping out the limo to get pictures...

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