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Ireland

April 21 @ 8:00 am - April 28 @ 5:00 pm CDT

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Join Styled SHOOTS by Southern Bride on a Once in a Lifetime Destination Styled Shoot in Ireland!

The Styled SHOOTS Team traveled to Ireland to tour many beautiful wedding venues to curate 3 popular locations as the backdrop for the Styled Shoots

3 Luxurious Venues

3 Photo Walks

6 DAYS OF SHOOTING

1 Unforgettable Trip!

April 21 – 28, 2024

THIS WILL BE A “STYLE CHALLENGE” PHOTO SHOOT.
The Styled Challenge is a competition between design teams for the BEST overall design, meaning you get elevated design spaces to shoot.

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The shoot will take place over the course of 6 days throughout the country of Ireland!

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO SHOOT:

  • (3) Distinctive and Stunning Venues throughout Ireland – see below
    –  5 hours of shooting at each venue
  • (3) Styled SHOOTS Designed by Ireland’s Top Wedding Designers
    –  (4) Distinct Designed Areas to shoot at each venue
  • (3) Scenic Photo-Walks throughout Ireland – see below
    –  2 hours of shooting at each location
  • Professional models and designer fashion at each venue
  • Professional photographer instructor on all photo-walks
  • Small groups
  • Networking with Ireland industry professionals
  • THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME!

*MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A VALID PASSPORT*

** We don’t want you to miss Ireland because you have a wedding to shoot on Saturday, April 27, 2024!  Please email us at styledshoots@southernbride.com to discuss early departure.

Designer Inspiration

The Shelbourne:  Designed by INFUSION Wedding Concepts

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Designer Inspiration

Cashel Palace:  Designed by Waterlily Weddings Ireland

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Dromoland Castle:  Designed by Grace and Saviour

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What Is Included

  • The entire shoot mentioned above
  • 5-Star Accommodations
    – (2) Nights at The Shelbourne
    – (2) Nights at Cashel Palace
    – (2) Nights at Dromoland Castle
  • Breakfast every morning
  • Transportation between venues
  • Admission/permits to all national parks for photo-walks
  • Welcome Meet and greet Breakfast – The Shelbourne
  • (2) Netwoking cocktail parties – Cashel Palace and Dromoland Castle
  • “The Wrap Dinner”  on the final night
  • (1) Final Night in Dublin – Near the famous Temple Bar:  Hotel TBD
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What Is Not Included

  • Flights
  • Transportation to and from the airport
  • Lunch and Dinner each day (with the exception of the last dinner on Friday, April 26, 2024)
  • Shopping and personal purchases
  • Hotel incidentals – upon checkin at each hotel, you will be required to put a credit card on file for any personal charges made

ITINERARY

**Subject to minor changes**

Day 1 – Sunday, April 21, 2024 – Check-in at The Shelbourne, Dublin 
  • Check-in at The Shelbourne
  • Free Time – Dinner on own
Day 2 – Monday, April 22, 2024 – The Shelbourne, Dublin 
  • Meet n Greet Morning Breakfast (included)
  • Scenic Photo Walk – Trinity College, Dublin
  • The Shelbourne SHOOT
  • Free Time – Dinner on own
Day 3 – Tuesday, April 23, 2024 – Transfer to Cashel Palace, Tipperary
  • Morning Breakfast on own (included)
  • Free Time – Lunch on own
  • Transportation to Tipperary (included)
  • Check-in to Cashel Palace
  • Free Time – Dinner on own
Day 4 – Wednesday, April 24, 2024 – The Cashel Palace, Tipperary
  • Morning Breakfast on own (included)
  • Scenic Photo Walk – The Rock, Tipperary
  • The Cashel Palace SHOOT
  • Cocktail Networking Party (included)
  • Free Time – Dinner on own
Day 5 – Thursday, April 25, 2024 – Transfer to Dromoland Castle, Co. Clare
  • Morning Breakfast on own (included)
  • Free Time – Lunch on own
  • Transportation to Dromoland Castle, Co. Clare (included)
  • Check-in to Dromoland Castle
  • Free Time – Dinner on own
Day 6 – Friday, April 26, 2024 – Dromoland Castle, Co. Clare
  • Morning Breakfast on own (included)
  • The Dromoland Castle SHOOT
  • Cocktail and Networking Party (included)
  • “The Wrap Dinner” (included)
  • Free Time
Day 7 – Saturday, April 27, 2024 – Cliffs of Moher/Transfer to Dublin
  • Morning Breakfast on own (included)
  • Transportation to Cliffs of Moher for Photo Walk (included)
  • Scenic Photo Walk – The Cliffs of Moher
  • Transportation to Dublin (included)
  • Will stop for lunch & shopping (lunch not included)
  • Arrival in Dublin (approximately 6:00 pm)
    –   Check-into Dublin Hotel (Saturday night only, included)
  • Event Concludes – Everyone on their own

Exciting Add-Ons For This Event

Best Photographer Competition

Styled SHOOTS by Southern Bride Photographer Competition

ADD-ON: $95

Compete to win a feature on SouthernBride.com, and our Southern Bride social media properties including Instagram.

A Value of: $1,200.00.

There will be one winner per design space. Each will be awarded an official Styled SHOOTS by Southern Bride BEST Photographer Badge as an accolade.

There will be THREE winners announced, one from each venue.

The BEST PHOTOGRAPHER awards will be announced 4-6 weeks after the event. We will choose winning photographers and announce it over social media.

 

Meet Ireland Sandra Scharlach web

With over 20 years of hospitality industry expertise, Sandra Scharlach transitioned from running her catering company to launching INFUSION, where she channeled her passion and creativity into planning and styling weddings. She finds joy in creating beautiful, stress-free celebrations and loves immersing herself in the design process.

Meet Ireland Michelle Johnstone clark web

Born in England and raised in Ireland, Michelle, the founder of Waterlily Weddings, splits her time between America and Ireland. With 15 years of experience, she is known for creating beautiful, stress-free international destination weddings, and her passion for creative collaborations shines through in her work.

Meet Ireland Grace Campbell web

Grace and Saviour, based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, is a leading wedding and event design company founded by Grace Campbell in 2011. Renowned for its emotional, art-based approach, the company is featured on platforms like Junebug Weddings, Green Wedding Shoes, and 100 Layer Cake.

Below are the THREE locations you will be shooting throughout Ireland:

The Shelbourne, Dublin

The Shelbourne Hotel is a prestigious and historic 5-star luxury hotel located in Dublin. It has been a prominent landmark for nearly 200 years and sits in the heart of the city, with a beautiful view of St. Stephen’s Green. The hotel is situated close to the main cultural and historical sites, as well as shopping areas in Dublin. The hotel offers exquisitely furnished guest rooms, magnificent meeting spaces, and a wide range of menus, bars, and lounges to choose from.

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Cashel Palace, Tipperary

Nestled in the heart of Ireland, Cashel Palace is a luxurious Palladian manor that has been meticulously restored and exquisitely reimagined. The hotel is spectacularly located by the Rock of Cashel in the picturesque Co. Tipperary, enveloped by nature and overlooked by ancient history.

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Dromoland Castle, Co. Clare

For over four centuries, Dromoland Castle has been a favorite destination for travelers seeking a magical Irish experience. The estate, which was once the ancestral home of the O’Brien clan, dates back 1,000 years to the time of Brian Boru, one of the last High Kings of Ireland. The DNA is comprised of nobility and hospitality, and guests can expect nothing but the finest modern comforts that perfectly complement the historic grandeur of the estate. From the imposing baronial facade to the stunning interiors, every detail is designed to create a sense of luxury. Guests can indulge in decadent dining, enjoy fabulous views, and retreat to magnificent bedrooms.

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Scenic Photo Walk Locations

Trinity College

Trinity College, Dublin

Trinity College, founded in 1592, is the only constituent college of the University of Dublin in Ireland. It is one of the seven ancient universities of the British Isles and the oldest in Ireland.

Rock of Cashel

The Rock of Cashel, Tipperary

The Rock of Cashel is a significant site in Irish history and folklore. It served as the seat of the kings of Munster and became part of the church in the 12th century. The site is associated with St. Patrick’s conversion of the king to Christianity in the 5th century. The 12th-century St. Patrick’s Cross and several buildings, including Cormac’s Chapel and the round tower, can still be found on the site.

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The Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare

The Cliffs of Moher are a stunning natural wonder on Ireland’s west coast. They stand 700 feet high and stretch for 9 miles, formed over 300 million years ago. These cliffs are a popular tourist attraction, rich in history and mythology, inspiring countless Irish folktales. They have also been a backdrop for Hollywood films such as Harry Potter and The Princess Bride.

Reccomended Packing List

  • Cameras and lenses
  • LOTS of extra memory cards – there will be a lot to take in, not just at our shoot locations
  • Extra battery packs
  • Photo accessories
  • Power outlet adaptor – you can find inexpensive ones on amazon
  • Rain Jacket and portable umbrella – Ireland is know for their rain!
  • Comfortable clothing for shoot days
  • Comfortable Shoes – reccomend water-proof
  • Hand and foot warmers
  • Business casual for networking cocktail parites
  • Let’s get swanky!  Last night at Dromoland Castle for “The Wrap Dinner” – Cocktail Attire

PRICING  

Event purchase is non-refundable, except for event cancellation. Event purchase is transferable to another photographer with notification to and approval by the organizer.

**Choose Affirm at checkout for additional payment options including payment plans **

 

All-Inclusive Pricing:  $6,450 USD

Includes:

  • (3) Distinctive and Stunning Venues throughout Ireland
    – 5 hours of shooting at each venue
  • (3) Styled SHOOTS Designed by Ireland’s Top Wedding Designers
    – (4) Distinct Designed Areas to shoot at each venue
  • (3) Scenic Photo-Walks throughout Ireland
    – 2 hours of shooting at each location
  • Professional models and designer fashion at each venue
  • Professional photographer instructor on all photo-walks
  • Small groups
  • Networking with Ireland industry professionals
  • 5-Star Accommodations
    – (2) Nights at The Shelbourne
    – (2) Nights at Cashel Palace
    – (2) Nights at Dromoland Castle
  • Breakfast every morning
  • Transportation between venues
  • Admission/permits to all national parks for photo-walks
  • Welcome Meet and greet Breakfast – The Shelbourne
  • (2) Networking cocktail parties – Shelbourne Hotel and Cahsel Palace
  • “The Wrap Dinner” on the final night at Dromoland Castle
  • (1) Final Night in Dublin – Near the famous Temple Bar: Hotel TBD
If you would like to bring an additional guest, who will not be participating in the Styled SHOOT, it is an additional fee of $1,150 USD which includes the following:
  • Double occupancy rooms for all hotels
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Admission to all photo walk locations
  • Transportation between venue
  • (2) Networking cocktail parties – Cashel Palace and Dromoland Castle
  • “The Wrap Dinner” on the final night

Including Transportation Between Venues but NOT Hotels:  $3,975 USD  

Includes everything from All-Inclusive price EXCEPT hotel stays.  Transportation will leave from The Shelbourne Hotel on 4/21/24 and will conclude in downtown Dublin on 4/27/24

Shoots ONLY:  $3,550 USD 

Includes everything from All-Inclusive price EXCEPT transportation between venues and hotel stays.

One-Day Shoots Pricing

THE SHELBOURNE, DUBLIN: $995 USD

Monday, April 22, 2024.  11:00 – 5:00 (Times subject to slight changes)
Includes Styled SHOOTS Designed by Ireland’s INFUSION Wedding Concepts

CASHEL PALACE, TIPPERARY: $995 USD

Wednesday, April 24, 2024.  11:00 – 5:00 (Times subject to slight changes)
Includes Styled SHOOTS Designed by Waterlily Weddings Ireland

DROMOLAND CASTLE, CO. CLARE: $1,095 USD

Friday, April 26, 2024.  11:00 – 8:00 (Times subject to slight changes)
Includes Styled SHOOTS Designed by Ireland’s Grace and Saviour Events and “The Wrap Dinner” at Dromoland Castle

One-Day Photo-Walk Pricing

Includes Model, Fashion, and Professional Photographer Instructor on all photo-walks

TRINITY COLLEGE, DUBLIN:  $195 USD

Tuesday, April 23, 2024.  8:30 – 11:00 (Times subject to slight changes)

THE ROCK OF CASHEL, TIPPERARY:  $195 USD

Thursday, April 25, 2024.  8:30 – 11:00 (Times subject to slight changes)

THE CLIFFS OF MOHER, CO. CLARE:  $195 USD

Saturday, April 27, 2024.  9:30 – 11:30 (Times subject to slight changes)

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