A Special DIY Real Wedding at Anvil Ranch

by HannahN

Reading the story behind Isabel and Joe's wedding is guaranteed to make you smile! The two were married at Anvil Ranch north of San Francisco, which is a special place with a lot of family history - Isabel's great uncle was the care taker of the ranch in the 60's through the 80's. They also incorprated a lot of DIY projects that involved the participation of many of the guests. A lot of guests gathered flowers, and everything was foraged from peoples' farms or the road side. Isabel's...

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Elegant Ranch Wedding in the California Valley

by Azure

Alli + Cory by Leslee Mitchell With just six days left in our Fall Wedding Giveaway (one lucky bride will win Valentino pumps worth over $1,000), I'm on a mission to arm you with all the autumn wedding eye candy you need to create a win-worthy ideabook! And this sophisticated ranch wedding filled with rich red blooms is just the ticket! Alli and Cory tied the knot at the picturesque Hummingbird Nest Ranch in California's Simi Valley. The groom looked dapper in a black tux and...

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The Anatomy of a Rustic Ranch Wedding

by Azure

It was more than just the dress that wowed guests at the spectacular wedding of Lauren Bush and David Lauren. The rustic ranch setting and vintage-inspired details made even the most discerning wedding guests swoon. And you know there were a lot of them at a wedding this celeb-worthy! So what goes into crafting a top-notch ranch wedding with a rustic, elegant, and vibe? Here's the low down... Nature as Inspiration: Use the colors of nature (greens, browns, sands, stones) as...

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Simply Spectacular Rustic Ranch Wedding

by Azure

I fell instantly in love with this Texas ranch wedding shot by Brooke Schwab Photography. It's as simple as can be, with the rustic beauty of the land and the promises made between bride and groom taking center stage on the special day. The Texas bride's restrained white aisle style was a sophisticated minimalist's dream come true, wearing an unembellished (yet gorgeous) ivory mermaid wedding dress, chic chignon hairstyle, and classic bridal veil. Her groom coordinated perfectly in...

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Real Austin, Texas Wedding: Megan and Chris

by Azure

Featured Austin, Texas wedding by Whitney Lee Photography Chris and Megan wanted to capture the laid-back and friendly nature of their home town, Austin, TX, for their wedding day. They tied the knot at Star Hill Ranch in the Hill Country outside of Austin, which proved to be the perfect venue for their western-inspired wedding. The wedding ceremony was held under oaks during the cool fall sunset, after which guests were treated to Texas barbecue with all the fixins in a restored...

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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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