I am head over heels for Rachel and Rogers vintage-inspired wedding. From Rachel’s gorgeous feather and floral bouquet to Roger’s simple yet classic suit and their antique get-away car, every detail about their day is perfect. Plus, with the backdrop of CJ’s Off the Square acting like an enchanted garden, I just can’t get enough of these photos! While you’re gazing at Rachel + Roger’s fabulous wedding, don’t miss the cameo of our Moroccan Wine Labels too! Be inspired, enjoy!
With most of us off work tomorrow for Good Friday and Easter almost here, I thought I would share a special little treat with all our readers – an extra real wedding! Introducing Amanda + Matt, who became man and wife on January 2nd, 2013 at fabulous Lake Las Vegas! With nods to both beach and garden themes to compliment their venue, they tied it all together with a stunning deep blue hue throughout creating a wedding design that was totally unique! I especially love Amanda’s dress with it’s gorgeous train and her messy yet sophisticated fishtail braid that makes her look like a modern mermaid. Congratulations you two!
The thing is, not every centerpiece has to be exactly the same. The one thing I absolutely love is how creative you can really be. It charms me to no end when I see a wedding that has forgone the use of the traditional flower centerpiece. I think that is why I tend to talk about them so often, I’m just hoping that someone reads my posts and is inspired to do something utterly unique to them, (and then of course send me oodles of fabulous photos that I can rave about)!
1. Watering Can Centerpiece
(Paper Parasol with Bamboo Boning as sold by Weddingstar)
This clever little sun-shading device can play a plethora of roles in a wedding! Oh sure, it’s a wonderful way to keep the sun off during those hot summer days, and of course a wonderful gift for your guests, but that’s not even close to being the half of it.
Working with Wildflowers
The wonderful thing about wildflowers is that they don’t appear overly structured and formal. They immediately contribute to a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
Bachelor’s Buttons are the perfect flower for any ‘wildflower’ creations – the great thing about them is that they are incredibly easy to grow!
If you’re having a DIY summer wedding it would be a simple task to plant enough of them to decorate your entire event. They are hardy, beautiful and can be found in a plethora of pink, blue, purple and white shades. You don’t need to make full bouquets as the wildflower style is a lot more sparse.
A Weddingstar Photo-shoot
Each image that you see in our Weddingstar magazine was carefully crafted and photographed during a long and intensive process. We have decided to reveal a little bit of what goes on behind the scenes of a Weddingstar Photo-shoot and we hope you enjoy the alternate view!
For our 2011 Magazine we took a series of photos for a Garden Party theme – and our very own Media Guy (Luke) was there to capture the event on video.