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Hanna & Chris ~ Zion National Park Wedding

I love the look of Southern Utah-- such gorgeous scenery for a wedding. The reds and greens make the white wedding dress pop and gives the feel of a rustic mountain wedding. I really like the length and style of her wedding dress. It ties in the theme and look that Hanna chose for her [...]

By | September 20th, 2017|Real Wedding|0 Comments

Kelly & Inness ~ The Perfect Mountain Wedding

You are going to love this perfect mountain wedding. It is a Colorado wedding that's gorgeous. The bride, Kelly, sent me all of the details and shows us how to create the perfect mountain wedding. The beautiful photos were captured by Christina Kiffney Photography   from Boulder, Colorado. I love the engagement picture, the colors [...]

By | September 19th, 2017|Real Wedding|0 Comments

Iris & Juco ~ Vintage Garden Wedding

Today, I am happy to share with you one of Angela's (Culinary Crafts) favorite events of the year!  She tells us about this fantastic handmade wedding... This wedding was brimming with fabulous handmade touches and GORGEOUS vintage china – which made for a truly stunning event.  The bride, Iris, dreamed of having a collection of [...]

By | September 18th, 2017|Real Wedding|0 Comments

Jennifer & Robert ~ Sitka Alaska Wedding

Gorgeous Alaska! Would you like to have your destination wedding in Alaska? Jennifer & Robert tied the knot in Sitka, Alaska. Don Pitcher Photography captured these beautiful moments. I love how the bride had pictures in her short white dress and boots, then for the wedding it is a phenomenal long white wedding dress. I [...]

By | September 7th, 2017|Real Wedding|0 Comments

Sarah ~ Dreamy Malibou Lake Mountain Club Wedding

Gorgeous wedding in California-- photographed by Michael Andrews Photography! This is what the bride had to say about her wedding: "We had an absolutely incredible wedding at Malibou Lake Mountain Club! Our guests are still raving about it more than two years later... they loved the food, the decor and the romantic, rustic setting. Think: old [...]

By | September 3rd, 2017|Real Wedding|0 Comments

Magda & Aleksander ~ LOVE Wedding In Koszalin City, Poland

This is a wedding that my friend Artur Gawlikowski sent to me that he LOVED. This is from the beautiful country of Poland. There are so many things to love about this wedding, but most of all I love the clear, amazing pictures that Artur took! Oh and the smiles from the princess bride. . . [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Magda & Aleksander ~ LOVE Wedding In Koszalin City, Poland

Aislynn and Hunter ~ Quaint South Carolina Wedding

I am thrilled that Ron from Flying Pig Photography sent me this quaint South Carolina wedding so I can share it with all of you. I like how his photography looks like a picture from a magazine- its different and beautiful. My favorite things about this wedding is the southern feel, her amazing dress, and of [...]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Aislynn and Hunter ~ Quaint South Carolina Wedding

Braedin ~ Romantic Bohemian Style Wedding

Braedin came to The Brides' Shop looking for a dress that was unique, romantic, and light. She found it, and with the help of their in house alterations team, she was able to create the dress she had been dreaming of. We adore Braedin's romantic boho style captured perfectly by Shannon Elizabeth Photography.  There are [...]

By | May 13th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Braedin ~ Romantic Bohemian Style Wedding

Emily & Russell ~ La Caille In Sandy Utah

Brody from Dezember Photography captured this fascinating September Wedding. Dreams came true for Russell and Emily at La Caille-- Sandy, Utah.  Absolutely stunning wedding! Dezember Photography 

By | April 25th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Emily & Russell ~ La Caille In Sandy Utah

Katherine ~ Sunflower Wedding Theme

A gorgeous wedding using a Sunflower Wedding Theme at Memorial House in SLC, Utah.    . . . . . . . . .   .   . . . . . Congratulations Katherine! Glam Photography Memorial House  An Elegant, Historic Setting for Your Next Occasion Memorial House has been a gathering place for weddings, [...]

By | April 24th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Katherine ~ Sunflower Wedding Theme

Whitney & Grant ~ Gorgeous Golf Wedding

Sand Hollow, near Zion National Park and St. George, Utah is such a gorgeous place for a wedding. The colors are so stunning with a blue sky, red mountain, green grass and a white wedding dress! Congratulations Whitney & Grant!    . . .   . . .   . .    . . . [...]

By | April 23rd, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Whitney & Grant ~ Gorgeous Golf Wedding

Natalie & Justin ~ Incredible Lakeside Wedding

First came the ring...   Then the dress...   .   . Then five bridesmaids... and a sign to lead the way... HERE COMES THE BRIDE... This gorgeous bride Natalie, wowed her soon to be groom in a Justin Alexander venetian lace gown bought from The Brides' Shop. Their in house alterations team customized Natalie's [...]

By | April 22nd, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Natalie & Justin ~ Incredible Lakeside Wedding

Brooklyn & Thomas ~ Stunning Wedding At The Sundance Resort

Stunning wedding at the Sundance Resort...  Brooklyn & Thomas  Brooklyn wrote a few things about her wedding... "Fav part of the day- By far my very most favorite part of the day was seeing my groom for the first time from the other end of the aisle! I'm pretty sure I waved to him! He [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Brooklyn & Thomas ~ Stunning Wedding At The Sundance Resort

Crystal and Russell ~ Brilliant Alaska Wedding

Beautiful landscape coupled with a stunning bride!  Don Pitcher Photography captured this gorgeous Alaskan Wedding of Crystal and Russell.    .   . . . . . .   .   .   . .   .   . . . .   . .   . .   .   .   . . [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Crystal and Russell ~ Brilliant Alaska Wedding

Rachel & Josh ~ Wonderland Wedding In Florida

Jeff Kolodny sent me this fantastic wedding from Florida... We photographed this amazing South Florida wedding at the Jupiter Beach Resort. We had learned, a few months prior to the wedding, what a fun couple Rachel and Josh were when we photographed their engagement shoot in downtown Delray Beach, Florida. They’ve got a great sense [...]

By | April 13th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Rachel & Josh ~ Wonderland Wedding In Florida

Bryanne & Ben ~ A Lot Of Love At That Wedding

"Bryanne + Ben are just so good together that its a little strange when they are apart. Its palpable to everyone around. The entire day leading up to the ceremony both Bryanne and Ben were charming and affable and self-possessed. But it was only later, when a brief period of mountain rain gave us a [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Bryanne & Ben ~ A Lot Of Love At That Wedding

Kelsey & Michael ~ Gorgeous California Wedding

These engagements were done in Springville, Utah and the wedding in Newport Beach, California.  Finished up in Laguna Beach, California, where the fog rolled in and provided beautiful colors in the sky, reflecting into the ocean. I call this Supercharged Wedding Photos On The Beach ! . . . . . . . . . . [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Kelsey & Michael ~ Gorgeous California Wedding

Deanna & Pete ~ Rustic Idaho Wedding

Gorgeous setting for a wedding, isn't it?  Jerome Pollos Photography  photographed the wedding of Deanna & Pete. This is what Jerome had to say... After seeing a few Elkins Resort weddings making their way through the blog scene, I knew I wanted a shot at this great venue on the shores of Priest Lake. It is [...]

By | March 31st, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Deanna & Pete ~ Rustic Idaho Wedding

Arial and Garrett ~ Add Personality To Your Wedding

How do you add your personality to your wedding? This bride did it perfectly! Choosing your wedding color is a huge part of your wedding. It will set the tone and the theme for your big day. This bride chose green as her wedding color. I love the shoes and the smiles! She wanted to use [...]

By | March 29th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Arial and Garrett ~ Add Personality To Your Wedding

Danielle & Nate ~ Naturally Romantic Arizona Wedding

Q & A  for Danielle & Nate  *When and where, how they met  We were introduced in the summer of 2003 in Scottsdale by a mutual friend.  It was love at first sight. *When, where and how they were engaged On October 17, 2010 we went on an afternoon hike with our daughter Hannah at [...]

By | March 27th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Danielle & Nate ~ Naturally Romantic Arizona Wedding

Ksenia & Artem ~ This Couple Pulled Off The Perfect Wedding

You are not going to believe your eyes when you see how spectacular this Russian wedding is. All of the photos were taken by the incredible Emin Kuliyev - New York Wedding Photographer. He is an award winning photojournalist and you will see why-- many of the photos in this one wedding won awards.  This [...]

By | March 21st, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Ksenia & Artem ~ This Couple Pulled Off The Perfect Wedding

Kara & Pat ~ Wedding Highlights Duxbury, Massachusetts

Wow! This wedding had to have been one of my absolute favorites of 2016! I mean, they had lobster rolls at their reception!! LOBSTER ROLLS! I love those things! Oh, and I love Massachusetts having spent a few years there as a child! Truly, a magical place! Simply stunning! Kara and Pat are not only [...]

By | March 18th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Kara & Pat ~ Wedding Highlights Duxbury, Massachusetts

Maurice and Maurine ~ Santiago Chile Vineyard Wedding

  I know you are enjoying the weddings from around the world as much as I am. What I have found is they all have beautiful things to share and good ideas no matter where they are from. I also love how the photographers are so willing to share with us and will do what [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Maurice and Maurine ~ Santiago Chile Vineyard Wedding

Charlotte & Rob- Destination Africa! Epic Botswana Bushman Wedding

We booked this destination wedding in Botswana with Charlotte and Rob just few weeks before Botswana was announced as the number 1 country to visit in 2016 by world renown and our personal favourite travel guide Lonely Planet in their traditional annual "Best in Travel", list of best countries, cities and regions to visit every year. It’s impossible to describe [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Charlotte & Rob- Destination Africa! Epic Botswana Bushman Wedding

Terri ~ Beautiful Canadian Wedding

This is a beautiful Canadian wedding I had to show you! Everything about it is just incredible... I think coming up with your wedding colors is one of the best parts of planning a wedding. I suggest when you are first engaged- get started by deciding on a wedding theme. It will put your personality [...]

By | March 12th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Terri ~ Beautiful Canadian Wedding

Helen & Tak ~ Their Happiest Day Was Their Wedding Day

Lovely wedding from Hong Kong. The thing that really touches me about this one is how much the bride is ssmiling. This definitely is the happiest day of her life!   . .   . . . . . .    .   .   . . . . . . . . . . [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Helen & Tak ~ Their Happiest Day Was Their Wedding Day

Leslie & Pete ~ Magical Bora Bora Wedding

  Leslie gives us the fantastic details of her wedding in Bora Bora... "I can't even begin to describe how phenomenal our wedding in Bora Bora was…. magical.  We live in Orlando Florida and decided that instead of hopping down to the Caribbean, we wanted to do a "bucket list" trip.  I was nervous about [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Leslie & Pete ~ Magical Bora Bora Wedding

Maria & Alexander ~ Tuscany, Italy Wedding

Brilliant wedding from Tuscany, Italy today. This is from a favorite photographer of mine, Alexander Pavlulchenko, based in Moscow traveling the world to bring us incredible pics!  These are his words about the wedding... Hi everyone! Today I’d like to tell you a magical story of Alexander and Maria.  The couple had been to numerous weddings [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Maria & Alexander ~ Tuscany, Italy Wedding

Natalie & Preston ~ Long Beach Aquarium Wedding

This is a fabulous wedding that makes it into my top favorite weddings of the year. You ask why? It's so unique - at the Long Beach Aquarium! and shows their fun personalities. This aquarium wedding will give you ideas on what you can do to rock your day! The details are incredible. I love [...]

By | March 5th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Natalie & Preston ~ Long Beach Aquarium Wedding

Tabitha & Derek ~ Aruba Beach Wedding

Are you dreaming of a beach wedding?  Robin Parrott sent me this fabulous wedding she photographed in Aruba: Tabitha is one of my best friends from high school and has always been like family. So off to Aruba we went for her wedding with her honey, Derek, her sister and Derek’s parents. Since Tabitha’s mother, Vicki, [...]

By | February 26th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Tabitha & Derek ~ Aruba Beach Wedding

Luxurious Wedding Fit For A Queen

Exquisite St. Petersburg wedding photographed by the incredible Dmitry & Victoria Fedotovs Photography. (One of the top 20 photographers in the world as you will see why in a second!)  You are going to love this beautiful Russian wedding. It feels like a fairy tale... . . .   . . . .   . [...]

By | February 24th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Luxurious Wedding Fit For A Queen

Tiffany and Corban ~ Wedding In St. Lucia

"I'm so excited to share one of my favorite destination wedding I have photographed. Tiffany and Corban had the perfect destination wedding in St Lucia, a small island in the Caribbean. The wedding took place at Calle Blanc with decorations by Awesome Caribbean Weddings and signs by Morgann Hill Designs Event & Bridal. The views of the [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Tiffany and Corban ~ Wedding In St. Lucia

Katie & Steve ~ Chicago Military Wedding

I have been searching for a beautiful Military wedding and found one!  This is from zrWeddings  in Chicago. I love this wedding- it is so classy. Katie told me about her wedding: "After over 6 years of dating, Steve and I were lucky enough to be married on a beautiful October day in Chicago.  We got engaged one [...]

By | February 20th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Katie & Steve ~ Chicago Military Wedding

Matt and Marcie ~ Thanksgiving Point Utah Wedding

It's  Valentines Day tomorrow, so I thought I would do a little tribute to the man I'm absolutely crazy about- Matt! and our wedding.  Yes! I married my best friend. We had both lost a spouse in 2008, so finding Matt was so amazing and like getting a second chance. We were married on 09-09-09 so [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Matt and Marcie ~ Thanksgiving Point Utah Wedding

Natasha & Jake ~ This Bride Flies From A Human Slingshot

Have you heard about the wedding with the Slingshot Bride? Who shoots a bride out of a slingshot?? She's the bride that everyone is talking about and she gave BrideAccess a look into her wedding. I love her colors, her theme and of course the video of her on the human slingshot throwing her bouquet! [...]

By | January 31st, 2017|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Natasha & Jake ~ This Bride Flies From A Human Slingshot

Charming Rhode Island Wedding

This real wedding is brought to us by ZumaPhoto. He is sharing this destination wedding he caught in Newport, Rhode Island. This wedding has a classic, intimate charm. I love the elegance, romance and historical feeling. These pictures show perfectly the personalities of this couple and the theme they wanted for their wedding day. They tied [...]

By | December 3rd, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Charming Rhode Island Wedding

Weng Si & Daniel ~ Unbelievable Wedding In Singapore

  Raymond Phang Photography sent me an unbelievable wedding. These International photographers I found are phenomenal! This has been so much fun to show you weddings from around the world- I'm going to keep going! Raymond and Angeline sent me some information about this wedding...   Couple's name: Daniel and Weng Si Wedding location: Singapore [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Weng Si & Daniel ~ Unbelievable Wedding In Singapore

Hawaii Destination Wedding

Now this will make you want a Hawaii destination wedding... Hawaii has year- round great weather and is gorgeous in person and in pictures. Waterfalls, white sand beaches, and greenery make for a perfect scene for a destination wedding. There is a reason it's called paradise! Have you considered having a destination wedding? It's  a [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Hawaii Destination Wedding

Sam & Greg ~ Cheshire England Castle Wedding

Ian MacMichael photographed this wedding in Cheshire, England at the stunning venue Thornton Manor. Look for the amazing room where the dinner was held- I love the ceiling and the colors that were used in the wedding that go along so beautifully with the venue. Also the cake is gorgeous! A wedding fit for a [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Sam & Greg ~ Cheshire England Castle Wedding

Destination Wedding In Bermuda

ZumaPhoto took these gorgeous pictures at a Bermuda wedding- what a wonderful destination wedding! The feeling of a destination wedding is more intimate and this one looks romantic and fun!    Bermuda is only a few hours away from the East Coast of the USA. It is like a Caribbean destination wedding, but closer to [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Destination Wedding In Bermuda

Maria & Sergey ~ Elegant Wedding in Moscow

Elvira sent me one of her favorite Russian weddings she has done. This is the wedding of Sergey and Maria and is an elegant wedding in Moscow. Elvira stated, "It was really beautiful wedding in the Chirch (it is actually rare when couple do the wedding in the Chirch, more often just in registration office)."  [...]

By | November 10th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Maria & Sergey ~ Elegant Wedding in Moscow

Liliya & Denis ~ Russian Countryside Wedding

A Russian countryside wedding-- I really love working with international photographers and giving you a glimpse into the world. I have found some of the best photographers and am so excited to show you their work.   Ekaterina Mukhina is among the top 20 wedding photographers in Russia. She has won many awards and her [...]

By | November 8th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Liliya & Denis ~ Russian Countryside Wedding

Hannah and Luke ~ Magnificent England Wedding

I thought it would be fun to feature a wedding in magnificent England. This wedding is done by Steve Fuller- an amazing photographer who sent me notes about the special day of Hannah and Luke:  "A few weeks ago I had the great pleasure in photographing the Kent Wedding of Hannah and Luke at the stunning [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Hannah and Luke ~ Magnificent England Wedding

Sandra & Matthew ~ Calamigos Equestrian Ranch in Malibu, California

Outdoor weddings are so beautiful! I love the theme and detail in this wedding.  Nathan Nowack captured this gorgeous wedding of Sandra & Matthew at Calamigos Equestrian Ranch in Malibu, California. I love the rich texture of the wood and the color choice of pink and turquoise-- it's classy and romantic.                  Photographer: Photography [...]

By | November 5th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Sandra & Matthew ~ Calamigos Equestrian Ranch in Malibu, California

Ani and Andres ~ New York Wedding

Romantic and beautiful are just a couple of words that describe this New York wedding that Emin Kuliyev photographed. Now this is how to rock a New York Wedding! Ani and Andres were married on Sept 29 and are one lucky couple to have one of the best wedding photographers out there, actually Emin was the WPJA [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Ani and Andres ~ New York Wedding

Beach Wedding Anyone?

Have you considered a destination wedding? I know I did and many times I wish we would have done it in Hawaii. I couldn't figure out how to get all my kids there for the wedding, but disappear for the honeymoon!  Most destination weddings are small and quaint which I really like. If this is [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Beach Wedding Anyone?

Alicia ~ Halloween Themed Wedding

If you like unique weddings, then this was the greatest wedding ever! Perfectly detailed, everything was done beautifully and professionally. This halloween/ horror themed wedding was at Cactus & Tropicals in Draper and was the perfect venue for the bride and groom's style and personalities.  The bride, Alicia, was beautiful in her black dress and looked [...]

By | October 31st, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Alicia ~ Halloween Themed Wedding

Andrea & Sage ~ Red Cliff Ranch

  I have been lucky enough to get to shoot up at Red Cliff Ranch many times now and I love it there. It is so beautiful, elegant and unique all balled up into one amazing place. Then you add an amazing couple like Andrea and Sage; and you end up with pure magic. It [...]

By | October 30th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Andrea & Sage ~ Red Cliff Ranch

Marisse & Kaveh ~ Saint Francis Xavier In Phoenix

  Wow! I love this elegant Arizona wedding. My favorite is the bright pink she chose for her bridesmaids but for herself she had all white. So gorgeous! Laura Segall Photography  photographed this and told me about the wedding: Kaveh and Marisse were married June 16th at Saint Francis Xavier in Phoenix, a beautiful and ornate church. [...]

By | October 25th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Marisse & Kaveh ~ Saint Francis Xavier In Phoenix

Brenda & Joe ~ Beautiful Chicago Wedding

I found a Chicago Wedding that you don't want to miss! This is the wedding of Brenda and Joe and was captured by J Brown Photography. I go searching for weddings that will give you lots of ideas, has a great story and ones that make me say, " I love this and everyone should [...]

By | October 24th, 2016|Real Wedding|Comments Off on Brenda & Joe ~ Beautiful Chicago Wedding