Norwegian Summer Wedding with Old World Style

by Claire

Tina and Erik's lovely summer wedding on the coast of Norway was an unforgettable celebration. Erik's classic suit complete with a top hat and Tina's gorgeous vintage lace gown created an old world feel that matched the ancient scenery around them. The pink and purple floral accents, lovely dessert table and handmade invitations are inspiring in their simplicity. But most of all, we love the adorable ring bearer and flower girl who are too cute to resist! Get inspired by this dreamy...

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12 Wedding Flower Color Combos Perfect for Summer

by Azure

It's hard to believe that August is right around the corner! But don't you worry, we still have plenty of summer wedding territory to cover (and inspiration to share) before the Autumn leaves start falling. A month or so back, we published a Seasonal Wedding Flowers Guide for Summertime. And today we follow it up with color combinations that are spot-on for the season! Here are twelve beautiful palettes and gorgeous floral arrangements we absolutely love... 1 - Petal Pink, Orange...

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13 Tips to Pull Off the Perfect Summer Wedding

by Azure

Summertime is the perfect time for outdoor I Do's! You can check snow, sleet, and frigid temps off your list of wedding planning worries, and count on walking the aisle bronzed and beautiful with the sun shining bright. However, every season, including summer, presents challenges for brides and grooms, but luckily we're here to help you execute the summer wedding of your dreams! If you follow the tips below as you plan your special day, you can sleep easy knowing that just about...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Summer Pastels + Modern Chevron

by Azure

You already know that we love pastels, whether it's spring, summer, or winter! And once you take a peek at the dreamy inspiration board above, we're sure you'll be smitten with romantic pastels too! Just picture your bridesmaids in soft shades of pink, lilac, lemon, and periwinkle... With their mix and match styles pulled together with uniform gold strappy shoes... Consider a classic wedding cake topped with delicious cascading flowers. And add an element of unexpected...

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Soft + Sweet Summer Wedding

by Azure

Natasha + Lloyd by Julie Pepin California's Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club served as the perfect backdrop for Natasha and Lloyd's dreamy summertime I Do's. The couple's wedding day style was timeless and romantic, with the bride walking the aisle in a sweet strapless all-lace wedding dress and classic layered tulle veil. Both the groomsmen and bridesmaids wore shimmery gray (with the 'maids donning mix and match styles), and the wedding flowers were to die for, in shades of pastel...

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Sweet Wedding Video to Say Goodbye to Summer 2010 and Start Planning Your Summer 2011 Wedding

by Azure

Our friends at Feria Cinematic Imagery in Tennessee sent us this sweet inspiration video for backyard chic summer weddings. Its retro styling makes it the perfect way to say goodbye to this summer and hello to all of you summer 2011 brides! Credits: Venue, Flowers & Decor: Cedarwood Styling: Krystal Mann&Cedarwood Handmade Details (art, favors & fabric banners): Krystal Mann Cinematography: Feria Cinematic Photography: Krystal Mann Invitations, Programs and Stationery: ...

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Question of the Week: Any Summer Regrets?

by Azure

Sad, but true ... summer is almost over. I always have a list of projects to get done by the end of summer, many of which never quite make it off the list. What about you? Did you have any pre-wedding summer plans you didn't carry out? Do you have any summer regrets? A little too much sun and not enough exercising? Didn't get to the beach enough? Let it all out ladies, we're here to listen. Helpful Links Wedding Prep checklist (so you don't forget any this fall)

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Question of the Week: Are You a Summer Bride?

by Azure

Welcome back from the long weekend! We took a little break yesterday for Memorial Day, the official cue to bring out the whites, even if you aren't a bride! Although, we all know that summer is wedding season! Are you a summer bride? Why did you choose summer? If you aren't a summer bride, did you choose another season on purpose? Why?

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White, Now it IS Just for Brides

by Azure

Happy Labor Day! For the next few months, white belongs solely to you brides. I know that only wearing white between Memorial Day and Labor Day is one of those “fashion rules” that people like to trot out as silly and unnecessary. “After all, “ the fashion forward say, “it’s still hot after Labor Day.” For me though, that’s precisely why I stop wearing white after Labor Day. If I had anything in seersucker, I’d stop wearing it as well. Although I am guilty of...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Grills

by Azure

Summer is almost over, but remember, your wedding registry covers the whole year! This week’s Amazon registry tip is on one of summer’s hottest kitchen accessories, the grill! Grills Price and preference--two things you'll need to consider when shopping for your dream grill. The average grill requires new parts about every 14 months. So when it comes to price tags, paying more for a better grill now will save you money later on. As for preference, from propane to charcoal, the...

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