It’s that lovely time of year where we are accepting new styled shoot submissions for our upcoming Winter/Spring 2019 issue. If you are a photographer, wedding planner, floral designer or anyone in the industry who would love to submit a styled shoot to Southern Bride for consideration, please see details below on what we’re looking for and how to submit!

Styled Shoot Submission Southern Bride

Theme: Wanderlust

It’s easy to be inspired by our travels and beautiful surroundings. Whether it’s a local or international destination, let that special place bring your design to life! Submit a styled shoot that incorporates details from destinations near or far.

When submitting, you must include a 50-100 word description about the shoot and how it ties into the theme and images.


Deadline to submit is September 10, 2018


  • Submitting Images: Via Dropbox or Google Drive ONLY, submit 20-30 of your best images from the shoot. We will request additional images if needed. (Gallery links and download pins to galleries may not be fully reviewed due to the influx of submissions we receive, so please submit images as we have requested so we can see your work right away.)
  • Include images of cake, flowers, food/desserts, bouquet shots, paper goods, details, tablescape, venue, etc.
  • Images MUST be high res and CMYK format (jpg or pdf)
  • Please Include: Contact name and phone number of person submitting, detailed vendor list (with websites, contact names and e-mail addresses) along with the city and state the shoot took place. If your shoot is selected for further consideration, we will send you a form to fill out with additional vendor info.

**(In order to fully accept your submission, please follow the above requirements. If submissions are not sent to us as we have requested, your submission may not be fully entered for consideration.)

Selected Shoots will be notified in October (if not before) and included in the 2019 Winter/Spring Issue – on shelves in December.

Thank you for thinking of Southern Bride and we look forward to seeing your beautiful work!

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