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Courtney Thienes

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Recent Posts By Courtney

Romantic Wine Country Wedding With Incredible Personal Details

When I read that this bride worked for the Visual Merchandising team at Pottery Barn, I was certain this wedding would be one of aesthetic perfection.... and I was right! Located at the bride's childhood home in the gorgeous Napa Valley, this couples' day was the perfect curation of their love story full of artistic details, delicious food, and plenty of good wine! Get inspired by all the stunning details in...

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Charming Backyard Wedding On The Water

This bride always knew she wanted a wedding by the sea and the groom's parents' backyard made for a seaside venue you could only dream of! From the bride's romantic Monique Lhuillier gown to the tented reception with beautiful details from La Tavola, this day fully encapsulated elegance and charm. The lush floral designs by Studio Blush enhanced the backyard setting...

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This Intimate Autumn Wedding Is Beyond Picturesque

Are you looking for the most picturesque rustic wedding inspiration? Look no further! With incredible neutral florals and Autumn-inspired centerpieces from The Days Designs, every last detail of this couple's day blended perfectly into the picturesque setting. Trust me, you'll regret not looking over the entire gallery, all captured flawlessly by...

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Ultra Romantic Coastal Inspiration

With a backdrop as gorgeous as this seaside location and a color palette pulling from its natural elements, this inspirational shoot elevates serenity and romance to the max. Eventi Floral & Events designed the earthy and subtle floral arrangements, while Lauren Werkheiser Photography captured the vision from behind the lens.

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Modern + Chic Chicago Wedding

With the ceremony at a Presbyterian church and the reception at a modern industrial venue in the middle of Chicago, this couple perfectly mixed tradition into their chic city wedding. The trendy design elements, including an iron gate escort display and a donut dessert wall, are wedding details made in heaven in my mind!

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Dreamy Blue French Quarters Inspirational Shoot

This New Orleans inspired shoot, designed by the incredible Elyse Jennings, is the dreamiest thing I've seen in a seriously long time. With every shade of blue making an appearance, the ultra-romantic details make a wedding lover's heart sing. From the gorgeous vintage sapphire ring by Trumpet & Horn to the perfectly elegant dessert table, every last...

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Snow In Texas Makes For The Perfect Intimate Winter Wedding

This couple knew they wanted a winter wedding but didn't necessarily expect a snow storm in Texas! But with the snowy weather came an ultra romantic feel, adding touches of shimmering white to the trees outside the chapel where the ceremony took place. With a neutral color palette and dramatic hints of deep red, the florals by Twigs & Twine Events felt wintery and festive for the time of year.

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Proof Neutral Weddings Are Beyond Gorgeous

Don't get me wrong I love color at weddings, but there is something so incredibly romantic and tasteful about an all neutral palette and this wedding is living proof! From gorgeous nude-colored bridesmaid dresses to rich floral designs by Stylish Stems in white and soft blush, the subtle details of the day are pure perfection. With ...

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High School Sweethearts Wed In Vibrant Palm Springs Bash

Located in Palm Springs, this couple enhanced the gorgeous desert setting with vibrant florals and a bright color palette. In my mind, there is nothing more perfect than an outdoor ceremony and reception nestled inside the San Jacinto Mountains under a warm desert sunset. The entire day was captured beautifully by Randy + Ashley Studios. Dream of a warm weather escape while browsing this gallery in...

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Elegant Celebration Honoring The Bride’s Late Father

Located at a quaint and romantic culinary school venue in Sonoma, this couple's love story was thoughtfully infused in all aspects of their perfect day. My favorite sentimental touch was the bride's surprise dance honoring her late father to his favorite song, "Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay." With luscious neutral florals by Vo Floral Designs and a beyond elegant reception...

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When It Comes To Romantic Surprises, These Grooms Take The Cake

Weddings are already overflowing with love and surprises, but when the groom goes out on a limb to make the day ultra special for his bride... cue the waterworks! Valentine's Day may be over, but that doesn't mean we can't continue to bask in the love, so we rounded up ten romantic gestures that will melt your heart in the sweetest way imaginable. Take note, grooms-to-be — no pressure or anything!

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Five Ways To Avoid Having A Major Wedding Planning Meltdown

Congrats on your engagement! This is an incredible time and you should be enjoying ever second of it! With wedding planning comes some stress, it's seriously inevitable. Trust me when I say, these five tips are a must to avoid getting way too overwhelmed with the planning process -- you will thank yourself later! Enjoy the wedding planning process, loves! First, Map It All Out Before you dive in head first, take a step back and map out everything that needs to get done. I found using a...

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A Wedding In Paradise You Could Only Dream About

Oceanfront with family and friends, this couple tied the knot in Maui under blue skies and the perfect Hawaiian sunset. With hues of blue to match the breathtaking Pacific ocean and luscious florals by Damselfly Designs in coral and blush, this wedding was a bright celebration infused with island traditions. Trust me, looking through the entire gallery will have you daydreaming of a...

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Elegant + Romantic Chinese New Year Affair

This couple celebrated the Chinese New Year with an epic wedding full of tradition and elegance! With flawless florals in all shades of red and pops of gold, the evening fully encompassed romance and love. Every single detail of the day of captured perfectly by Amalie Orrange Photography. Read their sweet love story below, told by the groom!

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Gorgeous Minimalist + Modern Wedding Is Proof Less Is More

Simple, elegant, and  beyond perfect... three words that come to mind as I mull over the collection from this couple's big day! With multiple shades of blue and spring florals featuring pops of blush and peach, the soft color palette perfectly compliments the clean space of the venue. From hanging floral arrangements to a floral wall, the decor by...

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15 Gifts Under $100 He Will Love This Valentine’s Day

You've procrastinated... I get it, trust me! It feels like Christmas just ended and now you're scrambling to figure out a day to go out shopping for a Valentine's gift. We've pulled together a list of winning gift ideas that he will surely love! Oh and all gifts are under $100, so you don't have to break the bank to show him how much you care.

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An Intimate Anniversary Shoot That Will Brighten Your Day

In the perfect celebration of their sixth anniversary, this couple captured their love in a stunning photoshoot in the woods. With earthy arrangements by Floral Wonders and a simple lace gown by Anna Campbell, this shoot will bring a smile to your face and a tear to your eye. This beautiful gallery captured by the talented...

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What Started As A Rejection, Ended With The Ultimate Love Story

Not all love stories start with a magical spark and that's exactly what makes this couples' story perfect. When this bride brushed off a guy in a NYC restaurant, she didn't know he would eventually steal her heart and become her husband! With a romantic cathedral ceremony followed by an elegant reception at the iconic Rainbow Room, this wedding was a picture-perfect celebration of love complete with dreamy florals crafted by ...

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How To Pull off an Intimate Garden Wedding in the City

Smack dab in the middle of downtown Los Angeles, this wedding was as beautiful as it was intimate. A garden setting surrounded by city skyscrapers added a uniquely elegant touch to this couple's special day. Soft blush florals provided by The Little Branch, added a perfectly subtle enhancement to the already beautiful setting. Check out the entire collection captured by...

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You’ll Want to Steal this Color Palette for Your Fall Wedding

Dusty pink, sweet peach and sunset orange... does that not sound like THE perfect fall wedding color palette? A charming combo any time of year, but I'm keeping my fingers crossed that some of you lovebirds will recreate this slice of inspiration crafted by Lindsey Brunk for your 2017 weddings. Oh, and did I mention a french lace Galia Lahav number makes an...

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