Real Weddings: Macy & Dan's Vow Renewal & Trash the Dress

Do any of you lovelies out there plan to do a vow renewal? My husband and I have spoken of this at length, and it's a definite possibility. Today's featured couple, captured by Bryan Jonathan Weddings, did just that, celebrating their 8 years of marriage in a Jamaica! Bryan didn't just capture their seaside renewed vows, he also captured their beachfront trash the dress session shortly following their commitment ceremony! I love beach trash the dress sessions, and this one is beautifully done!

Real Couples: Bethany & Dunovan's Fall Engagement Session

We are loving this sweet couple's engagement session, sent over by Ottawa Wedding Photographer Nicole Amanda Photography! It takes place at Central Experimental Farm in Ottawa, Canada. The fall lighting enshrouding Bethany & Dunovan is beautifully captured in the shots, as you shall soon see. 

Here's a sweet little tid bit about the couple in their words:
In her words: 
We met near the beginning of our grade 11 year of high school (fall of 2008). We went bowling on a double date with two of our friends from high school. About a week after we had "officially" started dating - in the fall of 2009. I felt a little awkward (obviously) but happy and excited!

Real Couples: Corey & Jessica's Vintage Movie Engagement Session

Who doesn't love the nostalgia of movies?! We sure do, and so does this smitten couple, as seen in their fun engagement session, sent over from Leah Marie Photography!  Corey and Jessica's session was inspired by their first date, and it's so sweet how it all came together. It includes movie related items like acting chairs, film reels, a projector screen and a clapperboard with a special message from the couple! 

Real Couples: Sarah & Sean's Romantic Bohemian Styled E-Session

Hello friends! Have I an adorable engagement session to share with you, that will surely take you back in time about 40 years! It's got everything from a VW Bus, a vinyl record player spinning some vinyl, vintage boho styled clothing and this gorgeous couple that seem to fit the era they were mimicking so well! Our thanks to The Canovas Photography for submitting this darling session our way! 

Advice: Say 'I Do' to Digital Wedding Invitations

When it comes to your wedding invitations, are you going full paper, or avoiding paper period? If you're planning to save a few trees, we have some great tips for you to consider when choosing the online wedding invitation route. Please read through and let us know which way you are going to invite your guests!

You have selected a wedding date, so now it’s time to get the guests there with a beautifully designed invitation.

With so many websites that offer digital wedding invitations, you don’t have to spend a fortune on custom printing or design. Get a little creative and showcase your designer skills by choosing the perfect images, theme and design for your digital wedding invitation.

Advice: DIY Weddings with Unique Themes

Need some advice or inspiration for your wedding? Here's a round up of some unique DIY wedding themes and ideas for you to consider as you are deciding what kind of wedding you want. Please enjoy and let us know if any of the tips below are helpful!

If your wedding day is the day you have been waiting for all of your life, why would you want your special day to be like everyone else's? Why spend a fortune on expensive wedding planners when you can do it yourself? Every wedding needs a theme, but many of them have been done to death, so if you want your wedding to be unique, ditch the overdone fairy tale and casual beach concepts and choose a unique design. Here's a few unconventional ideas to invigorate a traditional wedding, and a few tips on how to reflect your own personality and style on your big day without breaking the bank.

Wedding Do-Over Contest Courtesy of Marriott Pompano Beach

Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa

Calling all married couples!! If your wedding had some "technical difficulties", was a complete SNAFU, and you'd love nothing more than to do it over...check out this contest from Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa, for an "I Do Redo"!! All details and info you need to know are below! Good luck!

Wedding Do-Over Contest Courtesy of Marriott Pompano Beach

“I Do Redo” Contest Celebrates Enduring Love and Second Chances

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – March 2, 2015 – Wedding days are full of promise but rarely flawless, be it for reasons that tickle the funny bone or tug at the heartstrings. In the spirit of second chances, Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa is throwing one lucky pair an “I Do Redo.” ThroughMarch 29, 2015, couples can share their wedding day saga with a favorite photo or video on Facebook for the chance to win a magnificent wedding celebration at South Florida’s beautiful beachfront retreat.

Real Weddings: Carli & Raj's Indian-American Wedding - Part II

This beautiful couple, Carli & Raj, had two beautiful and very different aspects to their Indian-American Wedding. Part I had a traditional American wedding, with a beautiful bridal gown, lovely bridesmaid dresses and groomsmen in tuxedos. In case you missed Part I, you can find it here, captured by Kreate Photography.

Part II is shown here, which features the traditional Indian ceremony, and while it is completely different, it is equally beautiful and mesmerizing. There are lots of jewels, ornate details in both the bride and groom's traditional wedding clothes, and vibrant colors.