26 Mar

Like lots of couples, these lovebirds were on a budget. (We feel ya, Brandon + Abby.) But that didn’t stop them from having the wedding of their dreams. These two embraced every opportunity to come up with creative yet thrifty ways to give their big day the playful vintage vibe they desired (including crafting their […]

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7 Mar

Smile cakies, it’s Friday! But if the impending weekend isn’t enough to put a big grin on your face, this cheery, DIY wedding from XO Azuree should do the trick. Jessica + Robert wanted to honor the bride’s Mexican heritage, which is where they got their fun, succulent-inspired color story. Plus, it’s just full of […]

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23 Jan

If there was one element of their wedding that Kayl + Cody were going to splurge on, it was going to be their florals. They keep their Chicago apartment blooming with fresh cut flowers, and they’re both canvases to two large floral tattoos, so the wild flowers and mismatched elements you’ll see in a sec played […]

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3 Jan

Happy Friday, Cakies! We hope you have all had an amazing first (and very short) week of 2014. Now for some pretty inspiration to take you into the weekend. Stefanie + Kevin didn’t go into their planning thinking about a specific theme for their wedding. They did have a goal though: colorful and fun. Mint […]

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16 Oct

Katie + Bryan are that couple that you aww at when you hear that they’ve known each since the fourth grade. Not many people can say they’ve been friends with their sweetheart that long, so we couldn’t wait to see how they celebrated. Granted they didn’t start to see each other as more than friends […]

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15 Oct

If there’s one fashionable item that we absolutely love, that would make for some pretty interesting and fun inspiration for your wedding, it would be shoes. Allow Kate to demonstrate. Her cute Vivienne Westwood heart heels are what sparked her inspiration. She had seen them years ago knowing that she would eventually buy them for her wedding. […]

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27 Sep

Before we hit the weekend, we have a couple bits of inspiration to share with you, starting with this cheery bridal shower. A group of creative folks from Milwaukee, Wisconsin collaborated on what they call a “fresh with a twist of retro” themed bridal shower. The fun thing about this theme is the amount of […]

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4 Sep

There’s so much gorgeous greenery going on in these photos from Bryan and Mae. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg really. On top of the lush gardens, Garfield Park Conservatory in Chi-town also has dazzling, light-filled rooms with glass ceilings; beautiful Prairie style architecture; and that fabulous mosaic fountain backdrop for the ceremony. […]

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30 Aug

We feature so many amazing engagements and weddings on le blog, but it doesn’t stop there you guys. A wise person once said that a marriage should be even more beautiful than your wedding day, and we think the essence of that statement is really captured in this first anniversary shoot by Tealily Photography. Tealily […]

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7 Aug

Brides, just wait until you see what we have in store for you today. BHLDN has a brand new Fall/Winter collection out this week, and whadya know, it’s totally gorgeous. There’s a whole new crop of crazy beautiful gowns, reception and bridesmaid dresses, whimsical décor, and sparkly finishing touches. But before we dive in, let’s […]

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