Inspiration

Have an Unforgettable Elopement With Amy Marie Events

Have an Unforgettable Elopement With Amy Marie Events

When wedding plans changed abruptly for Kathleen and Stephen, their dream of an intimate ceremony and a charming southern farmhouse filled with family and friends dancing the night away vanished in a moment. After reaching out to Amy Marie Events, their wedding...

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Honeymoons Turned “Homey-Moons”

Honeymoons Turned “Homey-Moons”

While weddings are being postponed for when loved ones can once again celebrate life’s milestones together, newlyweds are also having to rain check on their romance-filled escapes. For those looking to recreate their planned honeymoon at home, for a “homey-moon” if...

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Mamma Mia! Inspires Tropical Loveland Elopement

Mamma Mia! Inspires Tropical Loveland Elopement

This styled elopement inspired by Mamma Mia! was set on a beautiful, sunny day at picturesque Long Cove Resort in Charlotte, North Carolina. Drawing inspiration from little details throughout the film, it brought 'a small sliver of Greece to the Carolinas' with...

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First Looks – When Time Stands Still

First Looks – When Time Stands Still

The “first look” is a newer tradition that allows couples to spend time alone prior to all the wedding festivities. Sharing a private, emotionally-filled moment with your partner can bring such a sense of peace to a whirlwind day. Whether it's just the two of you, or...

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Event Venue Julep Farms is a Ray of Sunshine

Event Venue Julep Farms is a Ray of Sunshine

The perfect blend of rustic-chic surrounded by the freshness of this 22-acre Georgia farm set the stage for cheerful wedding inspiration. From vibrant yellow to hints of gold, the primary color was truly a “ray of sunshine”. For the details, light and airy blooms...

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Spin and Sway! Stories Behind First Dance Songs

Spin and Sway! Stories Behind First Dance Songs

Shall we dance? When Brides think back to their wedding day, many recount the first dance as one of their fondest memories. So, we thought it would be fun to share the story of how four Southern Brides selected their first dance songs!Gabrielle & Derek Watt (Cover...

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Blissful Bohemian Style in Johnson City, Tennessee

Blissful Bohemian Style in Johnson City, Tennessee

The natural beauty and free-spirited style sets the tone for this styled shoot which took place in the middle of an old rock query. An eclectic array of details including vintage accents were mixed with whimsical florals to create a one-of-a-kind bohemian wedding...

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South Carolina’s Boone Hall Plantation is Simply Sublime

South Carolina’s Boone Hall Plantation is Simply Sublime

From the bountiful blooms to the dainty invitation suite, serene shades of mauve, blush and taupe united to create an ethereal theme for this styled shoot in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. Boone Hall Plantation boasts sprawling views from every angle such as the rows...

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Pink Versace China Sets the Mood for a Love Filled Dinner

Pink Versace China Sets the Mood for a Love Filled Dinner

Though Valentine’s Day 2020 is over, love is always in the air! Take a cue from this sweet styled shoot when planning your Spring nuptials or even a date night: delicate details, family mementos, and a romantic color scheme. Lauren Roberts, owner of Line Avenue...

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Epic Elegance at an Alabama Lakeside Estate

Epic Elegance at an Alabama Lakeside Estate

A striking, lakeside estate could not have been more perfect for this elegant inspiration in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Everything from the bride’s bouquet to the fountain and grand staircase were embellished with bountiful blooms fit for a queen. The pastel details “put...

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Rustic Luxury at Missouri’s Big Cedar Lodge

Rustic Luxury at Missouri’s Big Cedar Lodge

Big Cedar Lodge is home to an ample array of accommodations for wedding guests, bachelor and bachelorette getaways and of course, honeymoons. Whether a fancy and formal couple or a free spirited pair who loves glamping, there’s something for every type of bride and...

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A Merry & Bright Winter Wedding Shoot

A Merry & Bright Winter Wedding Shoot

Sarah Brehant planned and designed this edgy, jewel tone styled shoot to brighten up your winter and give inspiration for winter brides. Don’t be afraid to use color at your winter events! It’s so blase outside, why not lift your guests up in the dead of winter with...

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Dreamy Christmas Tree Styled Shoot

Dreamy Christmas Tree Styled Shoot

When you think of Christmas, what do you think of? Family? Love? Magic? When planning your wedding or elopement do you think of the same things? We thought, why not put the two together and plan a dreamy, Christmastime editorial shoot to offer brides-to-be inspiration...

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The Heart Races Styled Shoot: All the Details

Stable View Farm is such a dream! The abundance of different locations to play with ensures multiple ways to showcase the property's beauty. We gathered inspiration from the land to create a one-of-a-kind ceremony and reception design. The property yields a small...

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A Wicked Affair in Dade City, Florida

A Wicked Affair in Dade City, Florida

We’re feeling beyond festive today with this Halloween inspired styled shoot in Dade City, Florida! For all brides-to-be who enjoy dressing in costume and celebrating the more non-traditional holidays, you’ll love the “spooktacular” details included in this wicked...

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Fall Vibes are in Full Effect at The Edison Barn

Fall Vibes are in Full Effect at The Edison Barn

This stunning styled shoot was inspired by bohemian, fall vibes. The photographer first had the idea when she came across photos of the new venue, The Edison, in Dade City, Florida. The Edison sits on many acres of sprawling fields and boasts an industrial barn with...

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Bridal Couples Bury the Bourbon at Pursell Farms

Bridal Couples Bury the Bourbon at Pursell Farms

Traditions hold a special place in the hearts of Southern brides, so it’s no surprise that Burying the Bourbon is one of the most popular rituals for bridal couples at Pursell Farms, a 3,200-acre destination resort just outside of Birmingham, Alabama. The ritual is a...

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Blank Canvas Beauty at The Atrium Memphis

Blank Canvas Beauty at The Atrium Memphis

From the couple themselves to all the details in between, elegance and minimalism magically merged during this stunning shoot at The Atrium Memphis. Together, the high ceilings, steel arches and crisp white walls created a beautiful blank canvas for this classic...

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Historic Charleston Bridal Shoot on Rainbow Row

Historic Charleston Bridal Shoot on Rainbow Row

There's no better combination than a beautiful bride and the streets of historic Charleston, South Carolina! Just think - quaint, colorful houses, shutters, jasmine, ​and spring blooms overwhelming the quiet streets. This classic bride walked the streets of Charleston...

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Timeless Touches in Ohatchee, Alabama

Timeless Touches in Ohatchee, Alabama

Inspired by the venue's modern, farmhouse design and bright, personal touches, every detail of this southern styled ceremony was expertly planned. The soft florals and showstopping bow accent on the back of the bride's dress added elegant statements to the joyous...

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Borrowed & Blue at Lookaway Inn

Borrowed & Blue at Lookaway Inn

Lookaway Inn, a historic mansion in North Augusta, South Carolina, sets the stage for an idyllic celebratory gathering with southern elegance and turn of the century charm.  Various shades of blue plus an abundance of organic blooms created delightful touches for...

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Fall Weddings Call for S’mores

Fall Weddings Call for S’mores

Happy National S'mores Day! With summer weddings well under way and October looming around the corner, we're starting to slide into a Fall mindset. Though we know many of you would like to hold onto warm weather as long as possible, we're here to serve tasty inspo for...

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#Doingitforthegram Wedding Ideas

#Doingitforthegram Wedding Ideas

While wedding trends come and go, there's one that is showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon - Instagramable backdrops! Thoughtfully designed photo backdrops give guests a fun way to share special moments from your wedding day while also conveying...

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Statuesque Style at Chateau Cocomar

Statuesque Style at Chateau Cocomar

Chateau Cocomar located in Houston, Texas is a southern-inspired chateau full of breathtaking art and marble statues which set the tone for this magnificent affair. Lush florals with soft hues and warm, golden pops of color painted a picture of...

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Sweet Ways to Honor Loved Ones Who Have Passed

Sweet Ways to Honor Loved Ones Who Have Passed

We all dream of spending our wedding day surrounded by those we love most. When the big day finally arrives though, those dear to our hearts may not still be with us. Remember those who have passed or are not able to be present with these five sweet ideas. Save Them a...

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A Georgia Vineyard Romance

A Georgia Vineyard Romance

The same tender love and care that goes into the art of winemaking was also put into the planning of this glamorous vineyard celebration in Cleveland, Georgia. From the mix and match bridesmaids dresses to the wine-inspired color palette, elegance and...

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