rustic wedding Archive

Rustic Wedding? Win a HUGE Prize Pack!

Hi, loves! If you’ve been reading Emmaline Bride for awhile now, you’re probably more than aware of the amazing wedding giveaways going on all the time. (If not, familiarize yourself here!) We’re kicking off this beautiful Tuesday afternoon with a huge, oh-so-awesome rustic wedding prize pack that you’re sure to love. We’re giving away a ‘Just Married’ banner, birch bark flower girl basket, sola boutonniere, two painted mason jars, a ring box, and a gorgeous sola bouquet for the bride! Want in? Sure you do – read on to find out the full scoop!

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Rustically Inspired Wedding Shoot

Today we’re featuring this rustically inspired wedding shoot photographed by Jana Marie Photography. This inspirational wedding shoot mixes rustic with metallic in a wintery setting. The styling incorporates colors of lime green and soft blues, along with silver to make a contemporary look. The photographer Jana worked with some of Kansas City’s best wedding professionals to pull off the lovely images you’ll see after the click…

Jana Marie Photography - rustically inspired wedding

Rustic Bridesmaid Jewelry

QUESTION. What do you get for your cheerful sidekicks – aka your bridesmaids – as a token of appreciation? A beautiful gift, of course! Jewelry is one of the most popular bridesmaid gift ideas because it can be worn for years to come. To inspire your rustic wedding, we’ve rounded up five of our favorites from Kristin Coffin Jewelry. These pieces are nature-inspired and include just the right amount of glam to be rustically elegant. Plus, unlike other bridesmaid gifts, these are ideal for everyday wear. Read on to find out which five made the list…

Rustic Bridesmaid Jewelry

1. Diamond Pebble Pendant

Rustic Bridesmaid Jewelry (by Kristin Coffin Jewelry) #rustic #wedding #bridesmaids

Rustic (+ Fun!) Fall Wedding

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…

Mathy Shoots People

How to Plan a Wedding in the Woods

Do you dream of a wedding in the woods, exchanging vows underneath trees and enjoying a reception off the beaten path? Today’s woodland wedding inspiration post is for you! A wedding in the woods is a romantic venue; nature is beauty in itself and makes a perfect backdrop for exchanging vows. And, your friend Mother Nature will take care of most of the decorating herself, which means all you have to do is add a few unique touches to make the space your own! It requires a bit more in terms of setup for catering and seating, but we think the result is well worth the extra work. Read on to find out how to plan a chic wedding in the woods with hand-picked inspiration including handmade wedding items & Real Wedding examples from real couples like you! Enjoy!

Does it get more beautiful than this?

wedding in the woods

Vintage Wallpaper Chandeliers

Are you decorating an outdoor space for your wedding and hoping to score something unique? We found it! These vintage wallpaper chandeliers handmade by Flora Bond are perfect for rustic, vintage, and handmade weddings. Who knew wallpaper could be cute? I can imagine these draped from trees, tents, arches, and more! And, we predict these wallpaper chandeliers will be all the rage this summer season. Read on to find out more about this unique outdoor décor idea…

wallpaper chandeliers

handmade by flora bond, photo credit: jaclyn davis

10 Brilliant Bird Wedding Ideas

The sun is shining, it’s getting warmer outside and the birds have returned from their long winter vacation. It’s official: Spring is nearly here! In a few short weeks, we’ll trade in winter coats for light spring jackets, swap winter boots for rain boots, and spend time splashing in puddles instead of scraping windshields free of snow and ice. Today, we’re welcoming the upcoming season with ten brilliant hand-picked bird wedding ideas. A bird wedding theme is a fun, versatile idea for spring or summer weddings because it can incorporate nearly any style whether you’re planning a shabby chic event, a modern soiree, or a rustic wedding. Love shabby chic birds? Tie in vintage porcelain bird decor and shabby bird cages throughout your decor. Planning an eco-friendly wedding? Tie in bird seed favors wrapped up for guests. Can’t get enough “Angry Birds”? Scroll down to the bottom of the page to see a fun idea to tie in your love for knocking over those annoying green pigs. ;) Enjoy!

bird wedding ideas

How to Use a Guest Book Box

If you are looking for a guest book alternative to inspire, entertain, and delight your guests (and become a lasting keepsake after your wedding), you’ve come to the right place! Today, we’re sharing a unique guest book alternative – a guest book box – brimming with rustic handmade wedding charm you’ll love. We’ll also share why this is a brilliant guest book alternative and show you how to use a guest book box for your wedding. Read on for more…

guest book box

10 Must-Have Rustic Wedding Ideas

If you are a bride who loves rustic wedding ideas and delights in barns, hay bales, and mason jars, today’s post is right up your alley! Today, we’re sharing rustic wedding ideas with inspiration by the lovely Jo Blake, featured artisan in The Marketplace at Emmaline Bride. After trading in city life, Jo now resides with her husband in a small town surrounded by thriving local farms, rolling hills, old red barns, and historic homes. The natural beauty around her is the inspiration for her craft, which she has perfected to include plenty of homespun country charm. We’re beginning the list of ten rustic wedding must-haves with one of the cutest rustic banners we’ve ever seen. Enjoy!

rustic wedding ideas

DIY Burlap Placecard Inspiration

It seems the simple wedding details seem to make the largest impact. When we spotted this adorable heart-shaped diy burlap placecard via Style Me Pretty (photographed by Tanja Lippert Photography), we thought it would be a fun weekend DIY for you to craft with your lovely bridesmaids. Read on to find out how you can craft this DIY burlap placecard for your rustic wedding using just a few simple supplies.

diy burlap placecard