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Meet The Venue: Fernwood Botanical Gardens & Nature Preserve

Carri Fras |  April 24, 2017

What’s better than lush botanical foliage, gorgeous greenery and airy, outdoor views for your big day? Well, some lovely, natural surroundings sound pretty PERFECT, if you ask us! While we dream of all the upcoming spring and summer weddings taking place in the Midwest this year, we thought it was a great time to introduce you to one of our favorite venues—Fernwood Botanical Gardens & Nature Preserve—an alluring outdoor garden venue located in Niles, Michigan.

Our Favorite Instagram Posts 4.21.17

Savannah Hope |  April 21, 2017

It's Fri-Yay! On top of that, we have some beautiful work to show you all! Whether you're looking for a gorgeous barn venue or a fantastic photographer, florist, etc. we have it all in this week's Instagram Faves!

15 Tablescapes That Will Keep You Glued to Your Seat

Carri Fras |  April 20, 2017

It’s pretty hard for tablescapes to go unnoticed these days. In fact, they are one of the first wow factors at your wedding and display a bulk of the decor that you so painstakingly chose, down to the very last, gorgeous detail!

The Real Wedding of Cat and Miles Ludy

Savannah Hope |  April 19, 2017

Does anyone else remember MySpace? If you were an avid user of the site, then you are like Cat and Miles who met on the website back in 2007! Little did they know that this chance meeting online would lead to an amazing love story.

Historic Romance At Boehne House

Carri Fras |  April 18, 2017

When Shillawna Ruffner, of Shillawna Ruffner Photography, recently moved to Evansville, Indiana from Southern California, she knew that a style shoot would be the perfect way to get to know and work with some great local talent in her new home. One such vendor was JoElle of JoElle Elise Designs.

Getting Ready Details Every Bride Needs To Know

samireneephotography |  April 17, 2017

As a photographer, my number one goal is to serve my clients well. Yes, the majority of this falls within capturing extraordinary images, but another large part of my job is to do everything within my power to help my brides enjoy a stress-free wedding day!



Our Favorite Instagram Posts 4.14.17

Savannah Hope |  April 14, 2017

Hi loves! It's Friday! As always, we want to leave you ladies with some major inspiration before the weekend starts. We are super excited to show you beauties some beautiful work! We think these vendors are bringing some seriously amazing work to the table.

A Country Destination Wedding At Blissful Barn

Carri Fras |  April 13, 2017

Karla Lynn, owner of True Color Hair Studio and Photography of Berrien Springs, Michigan had a vision in mind–that of a country destination wedding. To pull off the casual, soft feel she was hoping to capture, she knew certain elements were key. “The dress was the perfect find,” Karla says.

The Real Wedding of Lindsay and Kevin McLaughlin

Savannah Hope |  April 12, 2017

What are the chances that two Midwesterners would meet and fall in love in California? Well, when you move out to California after college and your sorority sister knows the perfect guy for you just moved there too—she sets you two up!

Romance in the Ruins Style Shoot

Savannah Hope |  April 11, 2017

When one thinks of romance, an abandoned church in Gary, Indiana may not be the first thing that pops into their head.