With the U.S. National Parks celebrating their centennial this year, there’s no better time than now to plan your big day in one of these scenic, jaw-dropping parks. After all, with natural settings like these, you don’t really need much more when it comes to ceremony or venue décor. These spots prove that nature is the most stunning backdrop. Just remember, do your homework on permits and weather first.
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There’s something about a simple affair held in the privacy of one’s yard that is nothing but charming. Intimate and casual, a backyard wedding has the perks of a friendly price point and a familial feel. Already a personal space, the backyard offers endless options to customize your wedding with sweet touches, whether you’re tying the knot on rustic acres or partying on the cozy confines of an elegant lawn. The key to nailing backyard elements? Take a look at the nature that surrounds your setting as your muse — as well as these lovely ideas we’ve rounded up just for you.
Scheduling your engagement photo session soon? These compelling, award-winning snapshots from Junebug Weddings' 2016 Best of the Best Engagement Photography Collection are sure to inspire! "This year's collection definitely showcases creative, new ways to capture the excitement of love.
Do-it-yourself has taken the wedding world by storm, and when you consider the cost savings, it's no wonder. The trick is fashioning something so posh, no one would dare suggest you, in fact, did it yourself. After all, that is the mark of a really good DIY!
Photo-taking opportunities with the bridesmaids are endless, but don't forget about honoring that other special lady on your big day: your flower girl! Aside from tossing petals down the aisle, you'll want to plan a few fun photos centered around your little one. Precious moments abound with these aww-worthy snapshot ideas.
Your wedding dress is the most memorable (and probably the costliest) outfit you'll ever wear. Make the most of those 12+ hours by capturing your chosen style in all its splendor on film! "Talk to your photographer in detail about your wish list and carve out time in the day to shoot these moments. You'd be shocked at how many weddings we see where the bride can't find more than two or three good shots of her gown from the whole day!" says Rebecca Schoneveld, a Brooklyn-based gown designer.
'Tis the season of the outdoor wedding. If you’re lusting for Mother Nature this wedding spell, you’re not alone. From rippling lakes and dense woodlands to rolling hills and striking mountain views, we’re in a bit of a tizzy over these stunning settings. Whether you’re throwing a bash in the cozy confines of your backyard or traipsing off to the Alps for a destination affair, you’re sure to find some inspiration in these natural photos. If you’re not considering an outdoor wedding yet, you will be.
One of the most exciting parts of planning a wedding is choosing the decorations, but it is also one of the most time consuming parts. You spend months choosing the perfect color scheme and what feels like endless hours crafting the perfect tabletop additions. Don’t leave all of your hard work behind at the wedding; bring it home with you! Not only will your home get a nice refresh after the wedding, but your décor will have sentimental value if you use decorations from your wedding.