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5 Ways To Get Custom Luxe Wedding Stationery without Going Broke

In the world of weddings, your stationery is the first impression and you want to make it a good one. But when you've got a venue to book, flowers to order and that perfect dress to find—you don't want to blow your budget on paper goods, am I right? Thankfully, you don't have to sacrifice stationery style. With...

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Trust Us, You Won’t Regret Any of This Year’s Wedding Dress Trends

Let's be real — the dress is the best part of the wedding (aside from marrying the love of your life, of course). So, there's a lot of pressure to find "the one." After all, no bride wants to look back on her wedding photos 50 years from her wedding and wonder, "What in the hell was I thinking?!" which is why...

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The Perfect Recipe for an Elegant Bel Air Wedding

When you've got a stunning vision like these two and a rockstar vendor team including Bash Please, JL DesignsFound Vintage Rentals and Casa de Perrin, a next level wedding is bound to be in your future.

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100 Drop-Dead-Gorgeous Hairstyles to Inspire Your Big Day ‘Do

You could have the most beautiful wedding dress in the world, but if your wedding day hair and makeup isn't perfect, your whole look will be off and no bride wants that, trust us. So, once you've said yes to the dress, it's time to say yes to the hairstyle.

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The Perfect Winter Vow Renewal

The only thing more beautiful than committing your life to the one you love is making that very same promise in a vow renewal. Set in the snowy mountains of Jackson, Wyoming, Callie and Brad recreated their wedding day, complete with a cozy outdoor dinner celebration. Simply Sarah photographed the day and you won't want to miss a single second. Callie...

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How to Rid Your Home of an Ex without Throwing his stuff out a window

Breakups are never fun but one good thing that can come out of that heartache is reclaiming your bedroom. Say adios to that lame band poster or the hand me down nightstand you never liked and give your sleeping space a gorgeous and 100% you revamp. Online Interior Design company, Laurel & Wolf, is dishing 5 easy tips for a post breakup redo sure to...

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A Statement Dress for a Wine Country Wedding

I'm convinced onelove photography attracts some of the coolest clients in the world, and this couple is no exception. The bride rocked a unique Jim Hjelm ballgown featuring a floral design for a subtle, completely elegant statement. The dress set tone for their wine country wedding and the whole day is waiting right here.

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It may be Snowing but this Winter Engagement is Hot, Hot, Hot

Backless gowns are best kept for indoor attire but with this gorgeous engagement, the Bride-to-be had her love to keep her warm. And it's all set against a magical winter wonderland captured by Forage + Film. Get inspired to dress to the nines and romp in the snow with even more gorgeous imagery right here in the vault. We loved shooting this...

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Apple Picking + Pups for this Fall New England Engagement

Vermont will always hold a special place in my heart (it's where I said "I do"!) but when you have pics this pretty, it's easy to fall in love with this state in seconds. Christina Bernales captured these cuties in all their fall fun, from...

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Tuscan Villa Wedding Featuring a Dreamy Family-Style Reception

Where, oh where do I start with this pristine Tuscan fete from Vasia Photography? It's effortless with that old world charm in every way, yet with hints of modern beauty—did you see the Bride's two-piece dress? Layered with stationery and calligraphy from Maurelle Calligraphy, olive branches and ivory blooms, and...

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This Inspiration Shoot Will Make You Want to Elope in France

Said best by the vendor team... a modern elopement is the ultimate expression of authentic, romantic love—the perfect beginning to a life of adventure with the one you love and the perfect manifestation of our inspirational quote: “Let’s be adventurers, Darling…marry me in Paris!” Really, is there any place more romantic than Paris to elope? Make sure to peruse The Vault for the full batch of beauty from ...

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A Parisian Dream Wedding that all Starts with a Couture Gown

It's a given that anything with Greg Finck behind the lens is destined to be pure magic. And when you add Paris and a couture Elie Saab dress into that equation...it's heart-stopping territory. Feast your eyes on this château celebration made even prettier at the hands of event planner and designer extraordinaire ...

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Wedding Guests Reveal the Worst Thing They’ve Ever Seen at a Wedding

You know how they say, "you learn from your mistakes?" Well, today, prepare to learn from the mistakes of others. Because, even if you were to imagine your wedding day worst-case scenario, we're willing to bet the situations these Redditors witnessed are infinitely worse. Moral of the story? Avoid exes, family brawls and guests having a little too much fun with the open bar.

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How to Plan a Stress-Free (+ Totally Dreamy) Destination Wedding

Dreaming of saying "I do" in paradise, but not quite sure where to even begin with all of the, you know, planning? Guys, we feel you.  Which is why today we're hosting a little meet + greet with the team at LUXE Destination Weddings, aka, your one-stop-shop for awesome destination affairs. It's planning sans the stress, so you can sit back and relax...

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Planning a Fall 2017 Wedding? This Holman Ranch Fete is a Must-See.

When it came to my own I Do's, I seriously contemplated trading the east coast for the west and doing a California destination wedding. The venue at the top of my list? Holman Ranch. It's the perfect backdrop for a blend of rustic elegance and this affair from ...

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Greenery Isn’t Just Pantone’s Color of 2017 – We’re Won Over Too!

When I first heard that Pantone's 2017 Color of the Year was "greenery", I was a little perplexed; how could we infuse this shade into our wedding repertoire? It's super lovely but definitely not as commonly celebratory as other hues. But then Elyse Hall came around with this shoot, inspired...

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The Bride Wore Dior Couture for Her Paris Engagement!

Can we just talk about this bride's pink ombre dream dress? Because it's pretty much everything. Inspired by Natalie Portman's iconic Miss Dior gown, it's a show-stopper made for a Parisian engagement shoot and a gorgeous bride like Ann to pull it off. Greg Finck made sure the dress (and of course, the couple) we're perfectly captured and their wedding reveal is coming up later...

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Create The Perfect Girl’s Oasis with Three Simple Tricks

I could wax poetic about Kendall Simmons all live long day if you let me and it has a lot to do with her gorgeous interiors, print mixing abilities and enviable kids spaces. But you know what else I love about Kendall? She gives killer advice. Case in point, this wallpapered gem that comes bearing 3 simple tricks to crafting the...

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Inspired by the Most Stunning Lace Dress

For this Winter inspiration, it all started with a dress. Backless, lace and insanely beautiful to be exact from Erin Grey Couture. From there, HART & CO. Events crafted a shoot layered in texture and bursting with lush blooms by Springvine Design. If you like lace or velvet or florals literally hanging...

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A Wedding Combining Chinese + Jewish Traditions

Planning a multicultural wedding is often easier said than done. Particularly when that wedding includes both a Chinese Tea ceremony and a Jewish Bedeken Signing Ceremony designed into one cohesive event. Luckily, Michelle and Zach had Shaw Events by their side who planned all of the above with elegance and style. Watch the day unfold straight from the lens of...

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