Posted May 23, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
As you know, one of our favorite things to do is find real, practical (and fun) ideas from Real Weddings to inspire you. After all, anyone can tell you about a good idea, but seeing it put into play is one of the best ways to get inspired. Today we’re talking about bridesmaids with chalkboards, each describing how the bridesmaid met the bride. Simple enough, right? Read on to find out more…
Posted May 9, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 21 Comments
Brides: are you putting together your own wedding album? Need wedding album tips and tricks for your do-it-yourself creation? You’ve come to the right place! Today we’re sharing seven tried-and-true DIY wedding album tips to help… PLUS, we’re giving away a handmade wedding album to one lucky reader to help her/him get started! Let’s begin, shall we?
Posted April 28, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 17 Comments
One of our favorite wedding ideas is the use of Polaroid cameras. Sure, they’re a throwback, vintage-inspired idea, but Polaroids are a consistent crowd-pleaser. Today we’re sharing seven fun ideas for using Polaroids at weddings including a polaroid guest book, a life-size Polaroid photo booth backdrop (use it for your wedding, bachelorette party, or outdoor party this summer!), a Polaroid cake topper, and more. We’ve also located the supplies you’ll need to make these a reality. And, to make this post even sweeter, we’re giving away a Polaroid-inspired find below. What is it? Read on to find out…
Polaroids at Weddings: 7 Fun Ideas
1. Polaroid Guest Book
Up first is the unique Polaroid guest book, an idea I wish I had known about for my own wedding.
Posted April 1, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
Hey, tech-lovers: this one’s for you! If you always keep your cell phone at an arm’s length, it would be a fun idea to tie it into your engagement sesh. To inspire your inner techie, we’ve rounded up three phone engagement photo ideas to inspire you. A little cheesy? Maybe. Totally fun? Absolutely. And, at least you’ll have an engagement photo that is unique. Hey, A + I might just snap a photo like this so I can frame it and hang in the office! I noticed all of these use iPhones, but surely you can use any type of phone you heart most. I’m an Android girl myself.
Phone Engagement Photos
Posted November 14, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 4 Comments
This Pennsylvania handmade wedding is filled with tons of gorgeous details! Christine and Mike’s wedding just this past October had a rustic handmade theme. Their wedding at The Barn on Bridge in Collegeville included custom handmade accessories, handmade invitations, and more… You’ll enjoy the DIY elements, photobooth, and the fun-loving feeling of their wedding. Christine and Mike’s fantastic wedding was captured through the lens of Cathie from BG Productions Photography & Videography. See what makes this wedding absolutely unique…
Posted May 22, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 10 Comments
Brides: getting ready photos before your wedding are undoubtedly some of the most genuine and memorable moments of your day. Today we’re sharing eighteen of our favorite must-have getting ready photos to inspire your wedding. We’ve rounded up the best-of-the-best such as candid moments with your girls, footage of the groomsmen, a teary moment with dad, mom helping you get ready, and much more. So, grab a pen and paper and get ready to jot these down (or, bookmark this page: just hit CTRL + B on your keyboard) because you won’t want to miss these amazing photos! (And, if you’re a bridesmaid or Maid of Honor, be sure to check out #18 for a fun idea you can do to surprise the groom!) Which one is your favorite?
Posted May 15, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
Ahhh…a Northern Michigan wedding! Megan and Peach’s wedding in Northern Michigan’s township of Glen Arbor was fantastic. The wedding overlooking Lake Michigan was truly magnificent. The wedding’s many elements include: creative themed peach gear, a wedding dress to die for, wedding favor jams, custom matchboxes with fresh cigars, and beautiful flowers. The desired location of the wedding was at the breathtaking Homestead Resort. The photographers of choice were Elizabeth and Jan-Michael from Priceless Photography, Inc. The result of a superbly planned wedding and photos that capture true love in Northern Michigan await you with words from the bride…
Posted May 3, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 4 Comments
If you’re looking for the best engagement photo ideas, you’ve come to the right place! We feel extremely blessed to work with the most amazing wedding photographers in the industry and share Real Weddings and engagement photo ideas with you on a regular basis. When we feature a new engagement shoot, I can always recall a specific detail, like the surprise proposal, the rowboat, or the impromptu Scrabble game. When you’re planning, remember that the best engagement photo ideas are all about the details. Your location(s), attire, props, and the season you choose will contribute to a more memorable engagement session. Also, selecting an amazing engagement photographer is very important: he or she will be essential in properly bringing your engagement photo ideas to fruition and capturing you at your very best. To inspire you, we’ve rounded up twenty of the best engagement photo ideas… and I think you’re going to love what we’ve discovered! What’s your favorite?
Posted March 28, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 3 Comments
This rustic fall wedding looked like a blast! Jonathan and Shelby’s rustic fall wedding in Saint Charles, Missouri is teeming with hand-selected decor. Shelby and her mother spent months collecting vintage bottles, birdhouses, and details. With rich fall colors abound, The Conservatory was the perfect place for their wedding ceremony. The location features a beautiful tropical glass garden house surrounded with lush greenery and romantic ambiance. Jonathan and Shelby’s reception followed at The Grand Opera House. The location is a reinvigorated historic building with high ceilings and nostalgic atmosphere. The photography team of Matt + Kathy from Mathy Shoots People did a terrific job capturing their wedding and all of it’s rustic details! See the photos and read more…
Posted January 22, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 2 Comments
Hello, lovelies! Do you have the same problem I do? I take tons of photos and they never. get. printed. Somewhere in the digital world my photos are floating around, secretly waiting to be printed and placed in an album or framed and displayed in my home. This is a habit I hope to break in this new year and I thought it was a great segway into today’s feature on how to turn wedding photos into photo albums. If you’re hiring a wedding photographer who will be giving you full access to your wedding photos (on a disk or flash drive to print at your leisure) you won’t want to miss this post. We’re going to explore how to turn those gorgeous wedding photos into a photo album you’ll love to flip through for years… rather than letting the priceless memories sit on a flash drive for eternity. Read on for more…