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Sail Into The New Year With This Elopement On The Harbor

Sail Into The New Year With This Elopement On The Harbor

Sail into the New Year with this elopement shoot on the harbor that captured every bit of Charleston’s historic charm. The cockpit of Shenanigan, a 50-foot classic yacht, was just the right backdrop that even further tied together the romance of this city, not to...

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Wedding Rings Are An Investment, Keep Them Safe!

Wedding Rings Are An Investment, Keep Them Safe!

Wedding rings aren't just all the glitz and glam, they symbolize love and devotion between two people. It serves as an outward sign of lovers and their commitment to each other, often being the most expensive jewelry that someone will ever buy. With such cherished...

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Toss The Invitation Hassle; Create Your Own With Paperlust

Toss The Invitation Hassle; Create Your Own With Paperlust

Creating save-the-date cards is often a favorite step in the wedding planning process, crafting them to portray just the right look that you hope will give your guests an insight into your big day. Not to mention the color schemes and vibes that fit both you and your...

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A Fresh Feel On Wedding Decor That Will POP!

A Fresh Feel On Wedding Decor That Will POP!

Florals are an undeniably beautiful detail, but if you’re a bride wanting a little extra pizazz to add to your décor, chances are you’ve been searching high and low for something that will POP! This styled shoot at Vesuvius Vineyards steps outside of the box with...

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Add These Must-Haves To Your Holiday Gift Guide

Add These Must-Haves To Your Holiday Gift Guide

Weddings and gifting go hand in hand, but finding just the right present can sometimes be a challenge. If you’re attending a winter wedding soon and you’re wondering what to get, check out some of these holiday must-haves to include in your gift list. Organic Mulberry...

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Tips for Planning a Memorable Rehearsal Dinner

Tips for Planning a Memorable Rehearsal Dinner

The rehearsal dinner is traditionally hosted by the groom’s parents the night before the wedding. Both families, the wedding party, and often select out-of-town guests are invited to the lighthearted occasion. Often more casual and intimate, there are a few things to...

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Down On One Knee At Sunset

Down On One Knee At Sunset

Jared knew from their very first date that his intentions were strong in one day asking Emily to be his wife. The pair shared an instant connection and as the time neared their one-year anniversary, their love story had gotten even stronger, and he knew the time was...

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Newly Engaged? Congratulations! “Now What?”

Newly Engaged? Congratulations! “Now What?”

It's one of the most exciting times in your life, but often the question "What do I do next?" distracts brides from enjoying the time leading up to their big day. If questions about the planning process, to-do lists, and thoughts of Pinterest boards are running around...

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Add These Gifts For Him & Her To Your Shopping List

Add These Gifts For Him & Her To Your Shopping List

Do you have a wedding or bridal shower coming up? Are you puzzled about what to get the bride and groom? If so, search no further! Listed below are some of our recent favorite gifts for him and her to suit all of your wedding-related needs that are guaranteed to help...

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A Wedding That Boasts Bygone Luxe

A Wedding That Boasts Bygone Luxe

Sheep, Spanish moss, and sophistication were the words of the day for this styled shoot at Middleton Place in Charleston, South Carolina. Inspired by bygone luxe, this styled shoot boasts an old-world wedding feel with an ethereal twist. Light-hued floral...

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Must Haves For Your Wedding Travel Needs

Must Haves For Your Wedding Travel Needs

Whether you and your beloved are planning a wedding in the mountains or honeymooning to the tropics, the following travel goods are sure to be a necessity on your packing list. From versatile beach towels to chic, portable chargers, be sure to read on and check out...

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Beauty Must Haves For Your Pre-Wedding Prep

Beauty Must Haves For Your Pre-Wedding Prep

Do you find yourself rushing to get ready before your long-awaited wedding day? If so, be sure to read on and discover what products might make your prep process that much easier. Listed below are some of the top beauty products to help make your pre-wedding prep flow...

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Find Your Style With These Four Staple Looks

Find Your Style With These Four Staple Looks

As a bride, determining a dreamy look for your big day that embodies your personality may be challenging, but consider trying these four staple looks that could be key to finding your bridal style. With a bit of help, you’ll be able to find just what you’re...

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Spice Up Your Wedding Cocktail Menu

Spice Up Your Wedding Cocktail Menu

Whether an alcoholic beverage or alcohol-free, sipping on some bubbly at your event is a fun and festive way to toast the special occasion. From having a cocktail mixer in hand, or sipping on an elegant glass of wine, try a few of the newest alcoholic and...

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Impactful Budget Wedding Items

Impactful Budget Wedding Items

With the exciting, but overwhelming journey of planning often comes overlooking small budget items that can make an impact on your wedding day. Between focusing on the bigger components like finding a venue, booking entertainment, and deciding on your color scheme,...

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10 Top Cities Worldwide With Instagrammable Street Art

10 Top Cities Worldwide With Instagrammable Street Art

A picture is worth a thousand words, and documenting each celebration of your engagement season is oh-so-special. Check out 10 top cities with the most instagrammable street art to spice up your photos on a trip with your bridesmaids, or even an artsy honeymoon...

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Kristin Bartlett and Steven Barner Marry in Texas

Kristin Bartlett and Steven Barner Marry in Texas

Kristin Bartlett & Steven Barner January 16, 2021 Schulenberg, TexasHow’d you meet? Kristin’s roommate introduced us after meeting Steven at an industry event. Where was your first date? The Houston Rodeo to see Leon Bridges perform. Who said I love you first?...

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A Toast To Adoring Venues With Plenty Of Southern Charm

A Toast To Adoring Venues With Plenty Of Southern Charm

There’s just something about venues of the south that make you feel right at home. The southern charm, the warm, welcoming aura, and the serene romance that these locations radiate can tie together your entire ceremony. Full of magic and memories, these properties...

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