Here Comes The Brand: 2013 Hot Summer Wedding Trends


Image Source: In a time when so many people see "different" as "good," practically anything goes in today's weddings, and each year and season brings a new trend, sometimes downright out there, other times simply beautiful, distinctive and contemporary. Wedding etiquette maven Amber Harrison was on the Today Show discussing digital wedding etiquette. … [Read more...]

Wedded Bliss Wednesday: Yellow & Gray In Florida


I love the way yellow and gray go together, its the pop of the yellow with the subtle nature of gray. This is an amazing wedding from Style Me Pretty, with a beautiful couple from Florida. The wedding dress and bridesmaid’s gown are from Alfred Angelo. And the super cute yellow cupcakes with a dollop of gray icing on top are from Alessi Bakery. And the thing that I love the … [Read more...]

Wedded Bliss Wednesday: Vibrant Pink Organic Florida Wedding


Yes, it’s cold outside but sit back and warm up with this amazing Florida wedding by Stehman Photography. I love me a good beach wedding and when it’s cold out and I can envision myself on the beach alongside the bride and groom it makes it even better. And this vibrant organic wedding is sure to please! Brittany originally wanted orange as her wedding color, but after … [Read more...]

Wedded Bliss Wednesday: Rustic Beach Mountain Wedding Fusion by Christi Falls Photography


I love the Beach, for obvious reasons of course! And I love the Mountains because that’s where I went to school and when I saw this stunning combination of the two for a wedding, I instantly feel in love.  This wedding is definitely a swoon worthy affair. They worked together at the South Carolina School for the Deaf & Blind. Dennis was assigned as a behavior … [Read more...]

{Wedded Bliss Wednesday} Lost Love, Reconnected


Everyone always says that absence makes the heart grow fonder and sometimes it’s easier said than done. But in this great wedding story, that is just what happened with Bride Tamara Guy  and Groom Rickey Starks. Story told by Rickey Starks We met for the first time about 5 years ago when we both worked for Verizon, we were only good friends at that time, Tamara decided to … [Read more...]

{Wedded Bliss Wednesday} Newport Beach Yacht Wedding


The thought that a couple is truly meant for each other is such a gorgeous sight. Then throw in a few tears, some great dancing and it’s a PAR-TAY!! So if you are in the mood for a party, then sit back, grab a cocktail and ENJOY! From the photographer, MarieSam Sanchez Photography Brandi + Anthony exchanged vows before their closest family and friends aboard A Newport … [Read more...]

{Wedded Bliss Wednesday} Suzanna & Dwight


Planning a wedding and actually getting married can be a true labor of love. Your partner is the one person you can lean on through good time and bad. This couple enbodies the true mean meaning of going through thick and thin. From the photographer, SoftBox Media Photography Suzanna & Dwight are two of the most genuinely In Love people we’ve ever met! They’ve leaned … [Read more...]

{Wedded Bliss Wednesday} Seaside Wedding


Yes, you will definitely want to drop your anchor and stay a little at this glorious blue infused wedding. Of course, what other color would signify such an amazing seaside wedding in Florida. This couple uses the perfect blend of nautical themed props and personal family influences to make this wedding amazingly personal. It’s great!! Ashfall Mixed Media Inc. did a fabulous … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday: Love Found In A Pool Hall


This couple meet in a pool hall, decided to play billards and the rest is history. Since billards are such a huge part of their relationship and is attributed to them getting together, they decided to incorporate billards and pool into their wedding decor. That is such a great way to add a little personality and pizzazz to your wedding. Incorporate a place you all have been, a … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday, Calming Blue Outdoor Wedding


Real Wedding Wednesday, Calming Blue Outdoor Wedding: Blue symbolizes calmness and tranquility and this blue wedding shot by Emily Schultz Photography definitely represents that. This gorgeous blue outdoor wedding takes place in Washington State. See More Images: Calming Blue Outdoor Wedding by Emily Schultz Every Wednesday founder and owner Shafonne Myers of Pretty Pear … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday: Destination, Jamaica


The temperature is scorching outside but I could stand the sun if I was in beautiful Jamaica getting married. Hummingbird Hall is THE award winning private resort to get married at in Jamaica. It has pristine views, amazing staff and did I mention it is in Jamaica. That just makes it 100 times better. This wedding from Roan Photography is sure to show you how incredible … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday: Keg Stands & Wedding Traditions


When I was reading the background on this wedding from Kim at Tilt Shift Studios I was like “OH, my what am I getting myself into”. I was reading about keg stands, dancing, having fun and tears being shed by a super cute ring bearer. From the photographer: Olivia and Joey had a beautiful traditional Catholic wedding in Houston at All Saints Catholic Church in The Heights. … [Read more...]

Plus Wedding Wednesday: Beautiful Michigan Wedding by Amy Carroll

Rachel3 has teamed up with Pretty Pear Bride to bring you Real Wedding Wednesday’s. Each week Pretty Pear Bride founder and owner Shafonne Myers will bring you real plus size brides that you can relate to. __________________________________________________________________________________ I absolutely love the way purple looks and especially for weddings. I was in … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday: Hardships + Sickness + A Car Accident = A GORG WEDDING


Every once in a while you get a wedding that just stops you in your tracks, from the trials and tribulations of the couple to the glorious outcome. It takes you from tears to pure elation. I swear, just like a Tyler Perry movie, sorry I had too. This couple is the epitome of what can go wrong will, but in the end they beat it all!! The letter to the photographer, Photography … [Read more...]

Real Weddings Wednesday: Delray Beach Wedding


This week we have a great Delray Beach wedding courtesy of Style Me Pretty’s Build a Board application. I so love this great application, make sure and stop by and check it out. For more details and pictures from this amazing wedding, check out Style Me Pretty. What do you love about beach weddings? Every Wednesday founder and owner Shafonne Myers of Pretty Pear … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday: Sand On the Beach Wedding


I love going to the beach, fun and sun just go together. So anytime that I can combine two things I love, I’m sold! This fantastic beach wedding by Jenna Rose Photography is sure to make you love beaches. And the best part about this great wedding is that it features one of our previous e-sessions. We featured Jaime and Jennie’s lovely e-session in honor of Mother’s Day … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday: Amazing Great Gatsby Wedding


We are suckers for themed weddings and especially when the theme is great.  This wedding by Foskett Creative Photography is the ultimate in themed weddings, all the way down to the cake.  AMAZING!! Gisele and Micheal were married on 11-11-11 and their theme was The Great Gatsby.  Aww, such an iconic and classic story.   Thanks to Foskett Creative for these … [Read more...]

Real Wedding Wednesday: Casino Themed Wedding


Themed weddings can be so much fun, incorporating elements, creating the ambiance, using props and decorations that go with that theme, the possibilities are infinite. So when I saw this wedding from Julie over at Foskett Creative at Ocotillo Golf, I was completely blown away by the way the couple really incorporated the theme.  I love the photo booth idea and the themed favor … [Read more...]