Elegant Real Wedding on KU’s Campus

by Azure

Real wedding by One Tree Photo + Cinema Adam asked Kiley's Dad for permission for her hand just before a University of Kansas football game, so it was only fitting that the couple, both big KU fans, decided to tie the knot on the beautiful KU campus. The wedding ceremony was at the architecturally stunning St. Lawrence Campus Center, while the rockin' reception (featuring music from the Kansas City Michael Beers Band) took place nearby at the Oread Hotel (a brand-new venue)...

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Black + White Wedding with Bold/Gold Pops

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If you're familiar with OMG I'm Getting Married, you already know that this bridal blogger, Alexis, knows her stuff! She dishes chic, sophisticated and unique wedding inspiration daily, and tied the knot in September. When I feasted my eyes on her gorgeous UK wedding, I could not wait to share! You can find the full scoop on all the lovely wedding details here. And below, what I love most about these incredible I Do's! A divine wedding dress: OMG I'm over the moon for this...

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Real Wedding Inspiration: Red, White, and Teal Rustic Chic in Virginia

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Featured Wedding by Ampersand Photography Who knew DIY could be so chic!? Kelsey and Ryan's July, 2010 nuptials were picture perfect, thanks to the bride's decor-savvy mom and eager-to-help friends. The wedding venue, in Vinton, Virgina, provided the perfect backdrop for this low-key, cheerful, DIY wedding. Kelsey donned a simple yet chic wedding dress from David's Bridal, and finished the look with ruby red peep-toebridal heels and a traditional veil. Her bridal bouquet, an...

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Featured Traditional Hindu Wedding: Sunil and Shobna

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Featured Wedding by Buffy Goodman Photography Sunil and Shobna's Hindu wedding celebration took place in October, 2009 in Edmonton, Canada. Sunil and Shobna are both incredibly warm and friendly people, and it was heartwarming to see them each share so much joy and laughter throughout the 3 days of pre-wedding celebrations. Hindu weddings typically span 5 or 6 days, and the days leading up to the actual marriage include several celebrations at the homes of both the brides parents'...

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Featured Wedding: The Halloween Wedding that Wasn’t Scary

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A few weeks ago we told you about an upcoming non-Halloween Halloween wedding. Carmen and Brad got married on October 31 at the Barn at Valhalla in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. As promised, their photographer, Kate of This Little Light Photography has shared some pictures of the happy day with us.

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Real Wedding Challenges: A Halloween Wedding that Isn’t Scary

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Usually our monthly Real Wedding Challenges series covers a wedding that’s long over so that you can get some interesting perspective on the wedding planning process. But, when I learned about a wedding that’s happening this Halloween I had to explore that challenge. The couple: Carmen, 31, lawyer Brad, 39, lawyer How did you meet and get engaged? Carmen says: We met through work because we were both involved in the same case. When I asked Brad to go to lunch with me, he...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Jim Hjelm Bridesmaids’ Dresses

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Since we covered Jim Hjelm’s beautiful Spring 2010 wedding dress collection earlier today, how about a little something for the bridesmaids, too! Jim Hjelm’s bridesmaids' dresses are just about as lovely as his wedding dresses. Full of vibrant colors, rich fabrics, and believe it or not, pockets! When I saw some of these stunners walk down the runway, I was blown away by the beautiful, unique hues… like the Pumpkin-colored bridesmaid’s frock above, and the iridescent Opal...

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Featured Wedding in Providence, Utah: Josh and Arlena

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Featured Wedding by Jessica of BellaRose Photography A perfect day coupled with a beautful bride and groom set the stage for these colorful, exquisite wedding photos. The wedding took place at the Old Rock Church at The Providence Inn in Providence, Utah. It was a gorgeous September afternoon, not too hot, not too cold, simply perfect. There was a slight breeze in the air, and all around the first signs of fall were starting to show. All the makings of what would become a...

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Rock ‘n Roll Bride: Get Messy with Trash the Dress!

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About Rock 'n Roll Bride Trash the dress is a phenomenon that has been gaining momentum for a while now – no longer is it just the crazy brides who want to ‘trash their dress’ and in a way it’s becoming a lot more accepted as a part of the wedding process – get engaged, do engagement shoot – get married, have wedding pictures, married, trash your dress! It’s not all about setting yourself on fire or jumping in a muddy lake however, maybe you just want to get good and...

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Bride Chic: Wedding Theme Inspiration for Every Season

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About Bride Chic Wedding season is here. I've seen invited guests stress like the bride when they have no idea what to wear. Whether you're attending your friends wedding or a big city extravaganza, check out all your dress options. Unless the invite specifies casual, semi-formal or formal you’ll have to either ask or figure it out on your own. Venue and the bride’s gown are big rule of thumb factors. If you know the bride is going to be in a Reem Acra ball gown, walking down...

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