Captivatingly Colorful Moroccan Shoot

purple and pink bouquet

Looking to splash your wedding with color? Why not drench it?! This captivating and colorful Moroccan shoot designed and photographed by Heart’s Content Events & Design and Stephanie Michelle will have your jaw on the floor, or should we say sand!? Our favorite part? The brides stunning Hayley Paige dress paired with one dramatic crystal bolero. Check it out, you’ll love it, plus there is way more to see in the full gallery!

gold pouf and shipping pallet beach table

moroccan themed tablescape

Park Bench Paperie stationery

on the moroccan aesthetic

From Heart’s Content Events & Design:
This shoot emphasized my love for intimate, romantic weddings with an exotic twist, featuring some ornate Moroccan cultural details. Moroccan poufs, used at the reception table in the shoot, are low to the ground and create a very intimate feel to your wedding. The jewel tones used throughout the shoot is reminiscent of the lively colors and celebration more modern Moroccan weddings, and create a vivacious pop of color against the neutral beach tones in the shoot.

The Hayley Paige gown accompanied by the ornate crystal bolero was specifically selected to be a modernized version of the traditional wedding gown worn by a Moroccan bride at the end of the wedding celebration. The traditional Moroccan bride can change as much as seven times during the wedding celebration, but the last gown is often a stunning white gown accompanied with ornate and gorgeous jewelry.

braided updo and ornate crystal bolero

glamorous Hayley Paige wedding dress

beach bridal shoot

From the Moroccan gold poufs, to low reception table on the beach, to the gold painted animal place card holders, to the ornate details of the cake and the lively colors of fuchsia, tangerine, and gold, and royal purple, all placed on the stunning natural backdrop that is Ocean View Beach in Norfolk Virginia, this shoot oozed romantic elegance with a splash of exotic flair.

watercolor wedding invite

dessert table

colored glass lanterns and bud vase

colorful floral arrangement

gorgeous glam curls and floral crown bridesmaid

decorative pillow wedding cake

captivating and colorful Moroccan shoot

Photography: Stephanie Michelle
Event designer: Heart's Content Events & Design
Stationery: Park Bench Paperie
Flowers: Mary's Flower Works
Cake: E and E Special Events
Hair: High Voltage Hair By Crystal Casey
Makeup: Rachel Reid Makeup Artistry
Dress shop: Pure English Bridal Couture
Dress designer: Hayley Paige from JLM Couture
Prop/furniture rentals: Unearthed
Calligraphy: Coastal Calligraphy

Categories: Inspirational Shoots
Colors: gold, green, orange, pink, purple
Styles: beach, themed

Old Fashioned Family Wedding

 rustic wedding ideas

You don’t always have to reinvent the wheel. Traditional weddings leave lasting memories just as the ones before. Taylor and Michelle’s old fashioned family wedding took place on their family’s property and everything from the flowers to the dessert table were created by their loved ones. This fabulous day was beautifully captured by Zipporah Photography.

backless wedding dress

wedding hair with moss halo

organic wedding bouquet

assorted bridesmaid dresses

rustic groom look

barefoot groomsmen

From Zipporah Photography:
As A wedding photographer I love that I sometimes get to see and capture things that others don’t get the privilege too see! My favorite moment of the day, other than Michelle walking down to Beautiful by Phil Wickham, was that split moment right before Michelle’s father gave her away. Taylor, Michelle’s dad, and Michelle were standing in a line right in front of the pastor. And Taylor and Michelle kept sneaking glances at each other. You could just feel the eagerness and excitement at that moment.

colorful dessert bar

berry topped naked cake

burlap and lantern lit reception tables

lantern release

lantern release exit

Photography: Zipporah Photography
Hair & Makeup: Salon NG
Dress shop: Airuisha Wedding Dress
Venue: Scarborough Farm | Reception: Family Home | DJ: Benji Lewis

Read on to see how much this old fashioned family wedding cost. Please note that costs change as the years go by, and prices are subject to change. This is just one couple’s breakdown to give you a rough estimate on how much a wedding like this may cost you. With ceremony and reception venues provided by friends and family, they totally scored!


Categories: Featured Weddings & Events
Colors: blue, red, white
Styles: backyard, classic, diy, garden

Soft Estate Wedding Ideas

romantic wedding ideas

Draped florals and pillar candles, a frothy white veil surrounding a beautiful bride, all of these lovely things are what dream weddings are made of. These gorgeous soft estate wedding ideas designed by Amanda Burnette and captured by Reverie Supply are sure to have you floating on a cloud after viewing every last detail in the full gallery here.

Reverie Supply photography

smokey eye

Cast Calligraphy brown paper wedding stationery

calligraphy by Cast Calligraphy

frothy wedding veil by Camilla Christine

on what inspired the details

From Reverie Supply:
With this project we wanted to focus on an ethereal, soft yet romantic and glamorous shoot all with rustic elements in mind. The focus of our shoot was the Galia Lahav gowns, so we wished to keep everything else muted, neutral and simplistic. Early Mountain Vineyards was a perfect venue for the shoot because of the beautifully vast landscape and its subtle rustic charm.

romantically lit wedding reception

gold accented ivy and lantern table decor

Galia Lahav Haute Couture wedding dress

ivy accented wedding cake by Sweet Fix

What Dream Weddings Are Made Of

Photography: Reverie Supply
Event designer & Flowers: Amanda Burnette
Venue: Early Mountain Vineyards
Stationery: Cast Calligraphy
Cake: Sweet Fix
Hair: Carly Fisher of Jewel Hair Design
Makeup: Danielle Gibbs of Modern Bridal Studio
Dress designer: Galia Lahav Haute Couture
Groom’s attire: Royal Bliss Boutique
Veil or hair accessories & Jewelry: Camilla Christine
Prop/furniture rentals: Paisley & Jade

Categories: Inspirational Shoots
Colors: gold, green
Styles: classic, vineyard