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Melissa Baran

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Magical Engagement on a Volcanic Island

I love when we get to add new locations to our site. With a bajillion weddings, engagements, elopements and inspiration shoots in our archives, that's not something we run into very often! But today, we get to add Fuerteventura to the list—a gorgeous volcanic island in the Atlantic Ocean, where these Tanja Kibogo captured these two lovers in the perfect golden light. There's more...

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This Duo Dated Nearly a Decade Before Getting Engaged

Speaking from personal experience, having a long "dating" relationship before getting engaged is an absolutely wonderful thing. That growing together process makes the day you say I do that much more meaningful, as these two lovebirds can attest. Hello Love Photography joined them to document all the feels. See some of our favorite captures below and check out the full gallery when...

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The Kind of Destination Wedding You Want to Be a Guest At

An invitation arrives on your doorstep for a wedding in Greece—what do you do? RSVP, hell yes! Especially when it's a stunner like this one planned by White Ribbon Boutique Events. From the Bride's elegant dress to the breezy al fresco reception, Anna Roussos snapped up every bit, which will have you adding this destination to your bucket list. From the Bride... We knew when we decided to get married in...

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This Bride Wore 3 Dresses on Her Wedding Day

We've seen many a wedding where the Bride wore her mother or grandmother's dress, but this story is a bit different. This stunning Bride, Anna, wore her grandmother's dress that was also worn by her mother, four sister and 14 other women in their family! A truly special heirloom that inspired her vintage style soiree. Anna also had two more wardrobe changes, totaling three dresses. Amazing right? Eliza Morrill captured every moment (and every...

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This Wedding Is the Definition of Industrial Chic

I think you can get to know a lot about the kind of love a Bride and Groom just by their smiles. And these two? Well, their smiles say it all. Working with a handful of our fabulous Little Black Book Members including Polka Dot Events, 501 Union, Cobblestone Catering...

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This Maui Elopement Will Have You Booking a Flight to Hawaii

When I see the names Wendy Laurel and Opihi Love pop up on our submissions page, I just know a heaping dose of happiness is about to be delivered to my desktop. Today's elopement was no exception. Complete with pineapples, a "Pu" (a.k.a. conch shell ceremony) and the prettiest petals, this guest-less fete packs a punch. From...

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This is the Perfect Dress for a Garden Wedding

One piece of advice I always give Brides is to NOT buy your dress until you've found your venue! Even if you loveee that mermaid style stunner, it might not fit your scene quite like you imagined. This wedding planned and designed by A Charming Fete, however, nailed the dress and venue combo—a Lela Rose number was the perfect match for this garden soiree. Don't you agree? See more from...

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5 Ways To Step Up Your Makeup Game

It is SO easy to get stuck in the same old beauty routine, and in turn fall victim to some of the most common makeup mistakes. I'm talking spidery lashes, blending issues, foundation overuse, dry lips, etc. We've all experience one or another (or all of the above!). Take your beauty beat to the next level with these 5 simple tips. Use a Lash Primer I personally love a more natural looking lash with a bit of added fullness.

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Italy Lovers, This Wedding Inspiration Is For You

With views like this, it's no wonder our Italy archives are chock full of beyond gorg weddings, inspiration shoots and engagements. And today, we get to add yet another beauty, from Laura Bravi Events. Complete with an olive branch-adorned ceremony space, the prettiest shades of blue and al fresco dining to boot, this inspo is...

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This Couple Met Above the Clouds, Literally!

I feel absolutely blessed to experience others' love stories for a living. Love and (pretty details) for a living ain't bad my friends. If you're an avid SMP reader, you get to experience that love on the daily, too. Today's story is ridiculously romantic. This adorable duo literally met above the clouds, on a jet of course! Once you're done admiring Charlotte Jenks Lewis' imagery, read the Bride's writeup to find out just exactly what these two...

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If You’re Going to Elope, Do it Here.

I'm betting the thought of eloping has crossed your mind a time or two—I totally considered it! And if I had done it, this is the exact scene I would have dreamed of. A charming chateau in France, a simply elegant tablescape and loads of blooms. Crafted by Firefly Events and Wanderlust Wedding, for Sylvie Gil's annual workshop, there's plenty of inspiration...

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Want To See What a Wedding on South Beach Looks Like?

True story: this couple's wedding venue was where my husband and I had planned to 'babymoon'! But unforeseen circumstances held us from going on our trip. Now, after seeing these stunning soiree planned by Solea Events, I'm craving a Miami vacay like woah. It's the perfect little spot for a destination wedding if you're on the hunt my dears. See more from Thompson Photograph Group, in...

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The Kind of Wedding That’ll Make You Miss Summer

I probably spent waaaay too much time poring over this beauty designed and planned by Westcott Weddings. And I could go back for seconds... see? It encompasses everything I love about elegant summery soirees. Oh, how I will miss these warm weather weddings! For those of you planning for 2018, join me in the gallery from Julie Wilhite for even more...

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Classic California Spring Wedding Bursting with Color

If garden wedding inspiration is what you're on the hunt for, you've come to the right place. Set at Kohl Mansion and with Kaella Lynn Events behind the creative helm, this fete is absolutely bursting with color, blooms and utter gorgeousness. Not to mention, the prettiest details from some of our fave Little Black Bookers. Peruse Meg Perotti's captures below and make sure...

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Kansas City Wedding Full of Glamour

One minute and seven seconds in—that love, is exactly why I log on to Style Me Pretty with a smile on my face every day. Today, we've got Creative Films to thank for delivering that love in the form of this moving film and Leigh Miller, for the stunning imagery. When you're tearing up over the sweet video, head to the full gallery...

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We Want To See You Recreate This Wedding

This is the kind of soiree that I just know I'll be seeing ALL over Pinterest for years to come. The kind of wedding I want to see one of you re-create. I don't mean detail for detail—I mean, the balance of beauty it boasts. From start to finish, getting ready to last dance, it is seamless. Captured by Jenna McElroy, I'm betting each and every one of you can find at least one detail that sparks your wedding-loving heart.

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Garden Wedding Featuring 8 of the Cutest EVER Flower Girls

This wedding is so much more than what the title leads... but you have to admit, these little ladies almost steal the show. Probably, no, absolutely THE cutest flower girl portrait I've ever seen. Their Bride? Well, she is a thing of beauty. The entire day is actually, thanks to Atelier De LaFleur. With imagery captured by...

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3 Reasons You Should Be Using Instagram Stories for Your Biz

Have you been slow to hop on the Instagram Stories train? Sure, the idea of talking aloud to your followers or sharing your 'in the moment' might seem intimidating and pointless—but it actually provides a few perks that, especially as a business owner, are worth taking the plunge. Read below, and get ready for that colorful ring to surround your profile pic on a regular basis! Not Everything Should Go on Your Feed Stories allow you to keep your feed on brand while giving your...

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This Wedding Location is STILL Gorgeous on a Rainy Day

Lake Como could be faced with a down pour and it would STILL be absolutely breathtaking. Need proof? These misty I dos, planned with the help of The Lake Como Wedding Planner, will make you a believer. Captured by Gianluca And Mary Adovasio, it'll have you ready to trade sunshine for a romance-filled gray day. From the Bride... Set in the beautiful Lake Como, Italy, my husband (still...

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The Perfect Blueprint for an Ethereal New Orleans Wedding

If there were a wedding dictionary, this photo shoot would sit right at the top of the list for all things whimsical. With SIX incredible Little Black Book members behind the beauty including Kim Starr Wise, Blue Gardenia Events, Nuage Designs...

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