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Hilary & Kevin

February 24

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

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From the Photographer: “Hilary and Kevin hail from Texas where they met while working at Neiman Marcus. Many people think that all destination weddings end up having a very similar tropical color scheme, but the reality is – your wedding should incorporate the colors that speak to you and that you love. Hilary created a really pretty yellow and gray color scheme and bucked that tropical trend. And it turned out gorgeous! 

The ceremony was in such a unique spot – a coconut grove. The couple said their “I do’s” under an arch that was handmade from driftwood and incorporated that lovely sunny yellow color in the sunflowers and gerberas. To quench their guests’ thirst, the couple offered Coco Locos, a drink of local coconuts and Costa Rican rum. Delish! All the decor pieces had a “found object-ness” about them – from hand-painted driftwood signs to recycled mason jars with candles that hung in the trees.

We adored the kids’ table – so much fun with crayons, glitter, paints, stickers, you name it! The kids were kept busy all night and had a grand time! They also had a babysitter who looked after them all so that the parents could really have a fun time, too.

The seating chart was such a unique idea. It was an old wooden ladder with jute rope – the place cards were held on by clothespins. It looked so divine. We really loved the bridesmaid dresses that brought in that fun yellow again and flowers too. Again the couple bucked the trend and told the bridesmaids that they could pick any dress they wanted that reflected their own personality, the only stipulation was that it was in the same color scheme – and the flower girls were beyond adorable in their Crewcuts by J.Crew dresses. Hilary stole the show in head-to-toe BHLDN – she looked amazing yet not fussy. She was able to enjoy walking on the beach and dancing the night away in her beautiful dress, perfect for a destination wedding.” – A Brit & A Blonde

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BOHO Style Shoot Wedding Inspiration

Posted by Jeffra on Oct 05, 2011

We recently featured the Glam style shoot by this group of very talented Wedding Vendors. If you missed it, check it out here: Modern Retro Wedding Inspiration Shoot. I was really excited to feature part II of their style shoot inspiration because this BOHO design is fabulous and such a popular trend right now. This style is not for everyone, but if you’re doing a more low-key wedding and want it to resemble something out of the 60′s with a modern day twist, this is for you. The concept of dull tones with vibrant hues is a classic combination, but when you mix it with vintage gowns, and relaxed groom attire you get a completely unique style, and one that you could undoubtedly make your own. A big thanks to the Entwined 2012 vendors for sharing this with us!

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Photographer:  Anne Marie Photography | Caterer:  Sullivan Street Caterers | Event Designer:  country sugar events | Floral Designer:  statue of design | Invitation Designer:  Lilly & Louise | Event Venue:  The Studio at Fischer | Event Inspired For: Entwined 2012

 

 

Boho-Chic Style Shoot

Posted by Jeffra on Sep 30, 2011

We’re ending this amazing week with a stunning BOHO Chic style shoot photographed by Christine Shields Photography. We are loving the romantic details; especially the veil, it’s wow! Hope you enjoy this as much as we do, and have a fabulous weekend!

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Photographer: Christine Shields Photography | Hair Stylist: The Prettiest You | Event Designer: Destiny Taylor Events | Floral Designer: p e t a l o s | Invitation Designer: Paper Bloom | Dress Designer: Holly Stalder | Veil Designer: Austie Eckley | Make-Up Artist: CourtneyRtistry Makeup||MobileWax

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