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Blue Garden Style Shoot

Carri Fras |  June 27, 2017

When Allison of Kiste Photography envisions a spring garden wedding, she envisions one that is gorgeously blue! Inspired by the loveliness of all the spring blooms that surrounded her, she knew the perfect stage was set. “There actually was a spring shower!” she says.

Meet the Bridal Salon: Beloved Brides

Savannah Hope |  June 26, 2017

When a bridal salon offers sizes 2-20, at prices from $500-$2500 and carries over 20 designers, a bride can be sure to find the dress of her dreams, on her budget and from the designer she admires. The bridal salon that does this? Beloved Brides, found in Fishers, Indiana. This off-the-rack bridal boutique enjoys helping brides find the designer dress of their dreams at a fantastic price. 

Where to Begin: Choosing YOUR Wedding Planner

simplybesoevents |  June 26, 2017

Last month, we talked about how wedding planners can come to the rescue for both those who have no idea where to start and those who feel they could plan the wedding themselves. But now we bear the first step and practical question, "So how do I choose a planner that fits ME?".

Our Favorite Instagram Posts 6.23.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  June 23, 2017

With the first day of summer behind us, we have officially entered the most popular wedding season! And that means engagement sessions, outdoor weddings and new, trendy styles galore! That's exactly what this week's Insta-faves are all about!

"Masculine Elegance" Style Shoot

Savannah Hope |  June 22, 2017

Many brides want to find a way to include their groom in the wedding planning process. Planner and designer Rhiannon Bosse, of Rhiannon Bosse Celebrations, wanted to create a style shoot that would show brides how effortless it can be to create décor that represents their femininity and their groom’s masculinity. She says, “My clients always ask me how they can involve their groom more, and I always suggest finding ways to do so through the décor because of the big aesthetic pay off. I also feel like, as a designer, it's my job to create things in new and unexpected ways, so this project was a chance to do just that.”

The Wedding Story of Katie & Daniel Spungen

Carri Fras |  June 21, 2017

Never doubt the power friendships have to transform your life. Opting to take a break from schoolwork while studying at Purdue, Katie met Daniel at a friend’s house. Katie says, “It turns out my college friend was one of Daniel’s friends from high school.

The Wedding Story of Lauren & Kevin Sanborn

Carri Fras |  June 21, 2017

There’s nothing quite like the atmosphere of a wedding. Whether you are someone who is focused solely on the celebration or zeros in on all the details that make the ceremony and reception uniquely the couple’s, being able to partake in something that truly represents two individuals beginning their life together is something that can’t go unnoticed. It is, after all, an important aspect of the day!

Cake & Desserts

A Marie Antoinette-Inspired Style Shoot

Savannah Hope |  June 20, 2017

Violet, of Violet Short Photography, had an idea for a very royal style shoot. This was no easy undertaking, as finding a place to shoot such a romantic and regal idea seemed impossible. But, with the famous line “let them eat cake” in mind, Violet soon knew exactly where to go.

Chemistry Lessons: When 'for richer and for poorer, in sickness and in health' are more than just words

Lemuel Montero |  June 19, 2017

Sue's parents, Mike and Helen, met and fell in love during The Great Depression.  When their relationship began, money was so scarce that something as simple as a birthday or Valentine's Day card seemed like a decadent luxury.


Our Favorite Instagram Posts 6.16.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  June 16, 2017

And just like that, you made it to another Friday! See, we knew you could do it. Now, reward yourself with some swoon-worthy content from the 'gram! And be sure to give these talented vendors a follow, while you're at it!