Design


Lead Guests To Their Seats with Style with These Escort Cards

by HannahN

Escort card displays and seating charts are often overlooked opportunities that can make a big design impact at weddings. They are often the first thing that guests see when they enter the reception venue, and we all know how important first impressions are! We compiled some amazing ideas to help inspire you to create gorgeous displays to wow your guests all the way to their seats! Browse below and add these to your Escort Card Ideabooks, and check out more awesome escort card ideas...

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Amazing Ceremony Aisle Inspo

by HannahN

While all eyes will obviously be glued on you when you make your grand entrance at the end of the aisle, we know that you want to blow your guests away with gorgeous aisle decor that will only add to the awesomeness of you gliding toward your love! We have compiled gorgeous options for not only the décor along the aisle, but also amazing altars that serve as perfect backdrops to you and your love saying your “I Do’s!” Comment below on your favorite aisle styles and pin your...

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Outdoor Orchard Wedding with Amazing DIY Details

by HannahN

Ashley and Corey's orchard wedding is full to the brim of fun DIY details that are perfect for outdoor weddings! They have an interesting combo of rustic elements and more playful and modern touches that blend really well together and display the bride and groom's personalities. I absolutely adore the unique carved tree trunks that they use as centerpieces and signage and the amazing horse drawn carriages that they used for their entrances and exits! Their fun dessert table contains...

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Country Gardens: Inspiration for a Wedding in the Wine Country

by Bride Chic

One of the best things about my job as a bridal gown designer is working with creative wedding professionals. This styled shoot was one of the most incredible I've done so far. Each and every vendor on this project contributed a unique set of talents creating today's mix of remarkable eye candy. Brainchild of florist and event designer Victoria Marshall, the fusing of flowers and greenery amid acres of carefully cultivated gardens in the wine country has to be one of the best themes...

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Five Ribbon Backdrop Ideas for your DIY Wedding

by Oh Lovely Day

Hi guys!  Chandra from Oh Lovely Day back with some DIY inspiration for you!  By the way, how much do you love that photo above?  I super love it, but I may be a bit biased… When deciding on DIY projects for your wedding, don't forget to include a fabulous backdrop project! Ribbon backdrops are pretty, budget-friendly, and super easy to do. All you need is ribbon, and something to tie it to like a PVC pipe, clothesline, or just long string. SO EASY. And did I mention how pretty...

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The Novelist and The Confectioner

by Claire

It is a wedding fairytale: the romantic literature lover meets a beautiful brunette baker and they get married amidst pastel florals and delicious goodies in mid summer. This particular wedding will remain a fairytale as it is a styled shoot by SheHeWed photography, not a real wedding, but one can dream, right? And boy will you be inspired to dream - the drapery, streamers, and floral chandeliers in summer pastels decorating a rustic barn can't be beat. Not to mention the choice...

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A Vineyard Wedding for the Vintage Bride

by Claire

Prepare to be inspired, vintage brides, since we have an amazing styled shoot for you to fawn over! JSF DESIGN INC styled a fantastic wedding in a Santa Barbara vineyard complete with a crystal chandelier, gorgeous florals, and a stunning bride. The bride's dresses, accessories and makeup will knock you off your feet they are so beautiful. This styled shoot's visionary details are sure to spark your own vintage creativity, so make sure to Ideabook your favorite inspiration for...

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Rustic Woodland Meets Vintage Elegance

by Claire

I never thought I would be able to include all four of those adjectives in one wedding, but this styled shoot brings them all together beautifully! Oak Hollow Farms provided the perfect rustic background for an elegant styled shoot complete with antique china place settings, a vintage getaway car, and a real, live horse! The bride modeled two gorgeous gowns, a Monique Lhullier and a Vera Wang, in both rustic and vintage settings. One of my favorite details of the wedding was...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Mint, Gold, and Classic Black & White

by Azure

Sophisticated black and white paired with glittery gold is always a winning combination. But add to it hints of cool mint green and your wedding guests will be wowed! Just check out the gorgeous inspiration board above (and lots more lovely below)... Major swoon, right? I absolutely love this wedding color palette! It's timeless, elegant, and beautifully unexpected. The pastel mint hues add freshness and tranquility, while the gilded pops of gold add refined glitz and...

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The Tangerine Tango

by Claire

It can be hard to get inspired for a summer wedding when the weather outside is frightful, so I thought I'd share a little sunny tangerine wedding color palette to keep you in the summer mood. Tangerine Tango is a happy and bright wedding color that is perfect for a mid-summer, outdoor wedding. I love Roohi Photography's inspired styled shoot that incorporates the beautiful color in creative ways. The signature drink sports tangerines slices, the cake is a bright orange you simply...

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Peaches & Cream with a Twist of Serene

by Azure

Peaches + Cream is a match made in heaven, and it's a pairing that welcomes other colors to play too. Soft, pastel shades (from light aqua to blush pink, muted lavender to buttery yellow) are all invited to join in, to transform an already beautiful wedding color palette into something serenely spectacular. The inspiration board above shows just one divine outcome. I love the bright pop of aqua from the mason jar centerpiece (middle row, left), coupled with the dreamy sea of...

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Amethyst + Ruby Wedding Colors To Love

by Azure

Rich jewel tones paired with vibrant berry hues is a wedding color combination that spells luxury and romance! It's especially perfect for Fall and Winter I Do's, whether you're tying the knot downtown, at a museum, on a ranch, or in a barn. In the inspiration board above (shot by Onelove Photography) you'll notice modern pops of metallic, plus texture-rich succulents, an unexpected addition that adds another layer of Wow! If you think these wedding colors are everything and more,...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Black + White with a Modern Twist

by Azure

  Horizontal stripes might not immediately come to mind when you think about dresses to flatter your bridesmaids... but the preppy Kate Spade frocks above prove this theory wrong! And once you check out all the lovely from this San Fran real wedding captured by Josh Gruetzmacher Photography, you will surely be feeling inspired! Don't you just love how the chic striped pattern is incorporated throughout, from the bouquet and boutonnieres to the wedding reception table linens?...

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Mint, Rose and Turquoise Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

With all the heavenly wedding dress inspiration we've been dishing up lately, I wanted to switch things up with a swoon-worthy color palette! Shades of mint, turquoise, and vintage rose and blush pair perfectly with classic wedding white and ivory... especially when you throw dreamy peony blooms and bright succulents into the mix! Plus, it's a color combo that works for a variety of settings, from beach to garden to rustic. Check it... Are you smitten as a kitten? We surely...

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Wedding Color Palette We Love: Bordeaux, Blush, and Cream

by Azure

When I stumbled upon the swoon-worthy floral arrangements by Blue Bouquet in the inspiration board above, I instantly fell in love. The pairing of deep wine dahlias with fluffy pink peonies and velvety lamb's ear made my heart jump for joy. Such a perfect combination for romantic fall weddings! Are you smitten too? If the answer is yes, you'll definitely want to Pin and Ideabook these babies!

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Beautiful Fall Wedding at Spanish Oaks Ranch

by Azure

The idyllic Spanish Oaks Ranch in central California served as the perfect wedding venue for Jamie and Steve's autumn I Do's. And Lisa Mallory Photography captured every detail like a dream! Jamie wore a beautiful lace cap sleeved wedding gown with a timeless all-up hairstyle. Her bouquet of burnt orange Calla lilies and yellow roses wrapped with burlap and twine was spot-on for the fall season! Steve and his men donned stylish three-piece suits in charcoal gray with white shirts...

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10 Secrets to Styling an Old Hollywood Wedding

by Azure

When styling any wedding with a theme there is one golden rule—exercise restraint! Style your overall décor with influences from your theme or era, rather than actually having a “themed wedding.” It is much more tasteful to plan your wedding décor with influences rather than making the focus of your day the “theme” and not you! Old Hollywood, vintage glam weddings have been trending for quite some time, and while we love this theme, it’s one that can quickly take a...

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