If only we could all spend our weekend running around a gorgeous Malibu beach with our hunnies and Heather DeCamp Photography… Since we can’t all do that, I’ve been saving this engagement shoot just for the parting shot into your weekend. And if your weekend involves a little white dress and some big vows, well, consider us all a little jealous of you too! See you Monday LBBers! xoxo

The lovely week at a lovely little glance:

a Canadian highlight film with sweet sentiments and a sweeter couple
a total SMP wedding in North Carolina we ALL loved
an Orlando inspiration shoot which is all about the lemonade
a most amazing soiree with the absolute most beautiful light in California
a, simply put, utterly fabulous affair in Austin
a Elihu Island wedding filled to the gorgeous brim with goosebumps
a beyond fabulous New Jersey fête that is seriously to die for
a sweet soiree in Michigan with love pouring out of every image
a Los Angeles wedding so beautiful, we are speechless
a quintessential Southern soiree on a farm filled with lovely

Some links that we know you’ll just eat right up:

a homemade Apple Fritter recipe via Greek Food & Greek Life
a Blackberry Gin Fizz drink to die for via Smitten Kitchen
a recipe for Strawberry Ice Cream Macaron Sandwiches. Um, yum. via Amanda Jaffe Photography

Brides + Grooms to be – Don’t forget about our LBB! This week’s Don’t Miss List spotlights our Little Black Book VIPs who take the stress out of planning your big day. In between saying “Yes!” and exchanging “I do’s,” plan to perfect your soiree with the professionals WE couldn’t live without.

You’ll find everyone you need for a perfect wedding team in our Little Black Book, starting with stationery –PaperistaDesigns By RenéeBradley and Lily Fine Stationeryà deux, and Watermark Stationery – and finishing with the entertainment pro’s – NY Ceremony MusicSCE Event Group, and Starlite Strings – who will help you party your day away!

And it doesn’t just begin and end with the Little Black Book… we’ve got you covered all the way though your planning! With phenom planners like todd.event design.creative servicesTRUE Event, and Weddings Unlimited AND designers like Munster RoseNancy Liu ChinNew England Country RentalsParrish Designs, and LBPS Events your wedding is going to be organized AND gorgeous!

Of course our LBB also covers the best places for fashion – Anna Bé and La Soie Bridal, among others – and the best spot to hold your soiree – Oheka CastleAllan House, Biltmore, and so many more.

Last, but certainly not least, you’ll want to find the perfect person to capture your big day. Our LBB photographers go through a extensive process to be in the book, so you’ll find phenom names like Gia Canali PhotographyGreg Blomberg PhotographyHBB PhotographyHeather Fowler Photography, and Ian Grant. Best Wishes my loves!

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