Fall and Winter


Captivating Love in a Beautiful Abandoned Church

by Lizzy S

John and Taylor got married on a blustery winter day in Missouri. However, the cold couldn’t stop this couple from capturing magical shots throughout their big day! The couple decided to take a portion of their photos in a beautiful abandoned church to try to stay warm. This idea couldn’t have ended up any better! The shots turned out absolutely stunning! At times it was so cold when taking pictures that the photographer had asked if they could hold their breath so that the camera...

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A Picturesque Fall Country Wedding

by Lizzy S

I can’t help but smile when I browse through these wedding photos. Allyn and Mobley are madly in love with each other and their happiness translates perfectly in their photos.  Allyn and Mobley got married on a beautiful fall October day in a grand Catholic Church downtown Decorah. After the ceremony concluded, they were escorted by horse-drawn carriage to their reception venue that overlooks the breathtaking countryside. Could you imagine! This day couldn’t be anymore perfect...

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Winter Whites

by Bride Chic

Lucky you if you're a winter bride! There are so many tuned in designers out there using those heavier weight fabrics like taffeta, satin and dupion to jazz up looks for the chillier weather. But don't forget the snowflake effect of lace draped over summery lightweights like chiffon and organza to create a real snow princess look! Want to go sleeveless inspite of the chill? Warm yourself up via long gloves, a fur shrug or bolero in a heavier fabric. Whether your wedding is in the next...

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Falling in Love with This Time of the Year? So Are We!

by Lizzy S

Fall in love with autumn this year by finding inspiration through all the fun colors this season has to offer. Autumn is a popular time for weddings, so why not explore décor possibilities that match the array of vibrant colors you can see outside your window. From centerpieces, bouquets, deserts and escort cards; there are endless opportunities to incorporate your love for fall on your wedding day! Brides, how would you incorporate autumn into your special day? Comment below and let...

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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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Sweet Autumn Elopement Unites a New Family

by HannahN

Sarah, Daniel, Sarah's daughter Bailey, and their adorable dog Kenzie traveled from Indiana to the mountains of Western North Carolina for this intimate elopement. Not only did Daniel create vows for his new bride, but also to her daughter promising to be there for her. The sweet photos from this beautiful moment capture how emotional this was for Daniel, and how much the ceremony meant for bringing their family together. After leaving the wooded ceremony site of Timberwolf Creek, the...

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Intimate New Year’s Eve Wedding

by HannahN

Jenny and Craig love New Year's Eve, so it was only fitting that they would have their wedding on the most party-rific day of the year! A tasteful dinner reception for under 40 guests at Mistral Bistro, a favorite Boston restaurant of many local celebs and athletes, created an intimate feel for the ceremony and reception. The food, atmosphere and gold personalized DIY details made for the most wonderful NYE soiree. The backdrop of the Boston skyline, Jenny and Criag’s great...

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Foodie Wedding in the Countryside

by HannahN

Andy and Madeleine are both foodies and wanted their wedding to be an all around great party with good music, good wine and craft beer, and most importantly, good, local and sustainable food. The goal was for their guests to feel like they were at a classy dinner party, not your usual wedding. Andy and Madeleine wanted the venue to be intimate and natural, and went for a rustic “classic country” theme with minimal flowers and decorations to let the natural beauty of the venue and...

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Fall in Love with the Bohemian ‘Romantique’ Collection by Claire Pettibone

by HannahN

Graceful and ethereal, Claire Pettibone's new Romantique collection is compiled of understated elegant gowns all under $3,000! Claire Pettibone just celebrated 20 years of being in business and marriage, and her experience and passion for the industry truly shines in this beautiful line of bohemian and poetic gowns. The collection features a mixture of flowy gowns, feminine off-shoulder sleeves, delicate embroidered lace designs, and her signature stunning backs. The sleeveless and...

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Yellow and Grey Fall Wedding in California

by Azure

  Featured fall wedding by Jennifer Eileen Photography   Nicole and James tied the knot on September 17th, 2011 in Sanger, CA. The couple's unique wedding style developed as they began the wedding planning process, and an outdoor wedding venue and rustic chic feel was very important to them. The groom loves modern and the bride adores rustic, so they fused their two loves to create this gorgeous modern rustic wedding vibe.   The yellow and grey wedding color...

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Charming Outdoor Real Wedding in the Fall

by HannahN

The only thing sweeter than Chris and Tabitha's outdoor autumn wedding is their love story. After Tabitha's husband passed away, Chris, who was in the army with her late husband, would come by and check on her and her girls. After several months of this happening, Tabitha plucked up enough courage to ask Chris out and they started dating. Fast forward a few years, and the couple were wed on a beautiful fall day at Front Porch Farms. They had a very down to earth reception with gingham...

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Head Chic for December Brides

by Bride Chic

Not wanting to bother with the traditional veil for your winter wedding? Think that a crocheted cloche or fascinator might be just the twist of chic you need to create a look all your own? I fell for these gems from Green Trunk Designs, perfect if you're planning to sport a knit dress or crocheted ensemble. And if you'll be getting into a wool or fur cape or coat, any of these would top off the look you're creating nicely...

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It’s A Wrap: 7 Best Bets for Keeping the Chill Off This Winter

by Bride Chic

The December/January bride can create a real winter wonderland around her wedding. This is why I really love winterizing my clients. Especially those going into sub-zero temps where coats, wraps, stoles, hats, muffs and jackets are definitely in the picture. Winter brings tons of opportunities for going chic to the nines. Did you know adding a jacket or needed accessory like long gloves can amp up the look of your wedding dress? Any additions you use to keep warm are great...

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My Favorite Trends for Fall

by Bride Chic

With so many Autumn weddings happening out here in California I've been keeping an eye on trends for fall brides. You see, we've got all this great weather playing perfect host to vineyard and beach bashes. Meanwhile there's a whole country beyond the sunny West Coast where fall is definitely a time for bundling up and keeping the chill off. The point is, wherever you are, fall will be with us before we know it and you'll want in on some of the up and coming chic. STATEMENT BACKS -...

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Shrug off the Cold with Unique Wedding Day Cover Ups

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Y'all, I dunno about you but I get c-c-c-c-oooooolllddd this time of year. But winter weddings are so full of ridiculous gorgeousness. All the colors and beautiousness against the pristine snow? Drool central up in here. But, I'm kinda sick of seeing just shrugs, pashminas and boleros. I want something new and BAM! So here's some hot, edgy ideas sure to keep you toasty during your frosty nuptials. A sweet cardigan can do double duty to tie in your attire with your man's garb and...

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Silver + Scarlet for a Spectacular Winter Wedding

by Azure

When I came across the bride in the red pillbox hat with attached blusher (top left, above), I knew I had to create a winter wedding inspiration board with it! Nothing says holiday like sparkly metallics, but I love this festive combination of a deep red, silver, gray, and winter white. Do you love it too? Click Pin It if the answer is yes!

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Glamorous Black and Gold Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

What's more glamorous than classic black paired with glittery gold? Not much if you ask me! The Jason Wu stunner above from his Pre-Fall 2013 collection inspired today's color palette, a palette that works especially well for downtown chic and holiday weddings. Also perfect for vintage Art Deco style I Do's! Just check out the exquisite gilded wedding cakes below by Sweet & Saucy Cake Shop below... Divine don't you think? And how about this beautiful wedding invitation suite,...

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Elegant Early Fall Wedding in New Jersey

by Azure

Real wedding by John DeFiora Photography New Jersey couple Jill and Nick tied the knot on October 5th at the Clarks Landing Yatch Club in Pt. Pleasant, NJ. The overall vibe was classically elegant, with gold, ivory, and various shades of blue making up the traditional yet beautiful wedding color palette. The bride looked stunning in a sweetheart neckline ballgown wedding dress, and her groom was dapper in a classic charcoal suit. Jill's bridesmaids wore deep blue satin frocks,...

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9 DIY Snow Globes to Whimsify Winter Weddings

by Azure

Whether you do it to spruce up your soon-to-be newlywed home, or for your enchanted winter wedding, these DIY snow globe projects are perfect to amp up the holiday cheer! They add sparkle to any table, can double as wedding guest favors, and won't take a major bite out of your budget. Nine glorious snow globe DIYs await... ONE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX SEVEN EIGHT NINE Which DIY are you dying to try? Have any other fun holiday projects up your...

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Dressing the Bachelorette for her White Aisle Walk: Up Close and Personal with Randi Rahm

by Azure

If you're a fan of The Bachelorette, you already know that this past weekend, Ashley Hebert made it official with her Bachelorette pick, JP Rosenbaum! This is big news because, after ten years and 16 seasons of The Bachelor/Bachelorette, this is only the third successful relationship to make it from the show to the white aisle. Trista and Ryan were first, followed by Jason and Molly Mesnick.  Ashley said I Do to JP on the first of December in Pasadena, California, wearing...

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