How To Create A Woodsy Indoor Wedding

Jessica Bordner Photography

When it’s frosty out and you want to bring the outdoors in, you have to get creative! You’ll find an abundance of ideas ranging from decor, cocktails, to even menu ideas! This bride and groom even chose to have a moment to soak in the day’s events and have a private dinner for two.

Read on to get ideas on creating a woodsy inspired indoor wedding like this one at the The Rockstar Kitchen without pitching your reception in the middle of the forest! And, even more awaits in the full gallery here, photographed by Jessica Bordner Photography.

gold lettered stationery

cute and colorful cocktail lounge

rustic floral accented backdrop

vintage floral arrangement

pink rose hair accessory

pink and white bouquet

glam food cart used as cake table

eclectic wedding ideas

gently frosted wedding cake

his and her Cocktail Recipes

His: The R and R

2 measures rye whiskey
1-2 tbs rosemary syrup (2 tbs for a sweeter drink)
2-3 dashes bitters
ice, preferably one large cube

1. In a chilled cocktail glass, combine the bitters, syrup, and rye.
2. Add ice, and stir vigorously.
3. Garnish with a sprig of rosemary.

his and hers signature cocktail

bride and groom with cocktails

Hers: Rosewater and Rosemary Champagne

Sprig of rosemary
Dash of bitters
Dash of rosewater
Rosemary syrup

1. Add a small dash of bitters and rosewater to the champagne flute. Both have strong flavors, so start small, and you can always add more.
2. Fill the flute with champagne.
3. Add a small amount of rosemary syrup, to taste.

dinner for two ideas

bar ideas

fig and asparagus salad

Savory Small Plate selection

1. Grilled White Asparagus + Rustic Bread Salad with Figs, Heirloom Tomatoes + Balsamic Herb Dressing.
2. Classic Tar Tar: Tenderloin, Farm Egg, Capers + Parmesan Tuille.
3. Honey Bourbon BBQ Glazed Short Rib + Sweet Potato “Bone”.

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Flowers: Southern Floral Company
Cake: Earth and Sugar
Caterer: Rockstar Catering + Event Co.
Hair: Jodie from Stephanie and Co.
Furniture Rentals and Shoot Styling: Urban Vintage
Venue: The Rockstar Kitchen
Stationery: Shannon Frezza Invites
Makeup: Lindsey Sages

Categories: Inspirational Shoots
Colors: blue, gold, green, orange, pink, red, white
Styles: modern, vintage

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Country Cake Shop


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What Is Your Engagement Ring Style?

what is your engagement ring style

What style of wedding do you want? Not sure? Well … take a look at a few wedding dresses and wedding styles to see if any of these meet your fancy. Determining your wedding style may also determine your engagement ring style.

Find that special ring that fits your personal style, taste, and represents your everlasting love. Scroll down to peruse all the pretty dresses, wedding styles, and gorgeous rings in this sponsored post, brought to you by Jared® The Galleria Of Jewelry #BRIDEnBEYOND.

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2015 Sarah Seven Dress

rustic farmhouse wedding ideas

rustic wedding cake with peonies

Can you see yourself wearing a Sarah Seven Wedding Dress? Do you want to have a family style dinner outside with mismatched chairs, wildflower arrangements and a lace and burlap table runner? If you answered, “yes” to all, then you are indeed a rustic chic bride.

You love things to look pretty and put together, but you also like your look to be relaxed and approachable. With your rustic chic look in mind, we selected a few engagement rings from Jared® The Galleria Of Jewelry that we believe most rustic chic brides would gravitate towards.

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Neil Lane vintage inspired engagement ring

Rings from top to bottom: morganite rose gold ring |diamond solitaire ring | Neil Lane ring

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Monique Lhuillier Bridal Collection Wedding Dresses

classic pink wedding ideas

champagne wedding favor

Did the Monique Lhuillier wedding dress make you gasp? Are you one of those dreamy, wedding-planning girls that has been dreaming of her wedding day every since you can remember? In your wedding vision are there ruffles, shades of pink, and roses everywhere? Well … if this describes you then you are a classic and pretty bride. To cater to your classic style, we have a few engagement rings that just might be right up your alley from Jared® The Galleria Of Jewelry.

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The Leo engagement ring

rose gold engagement ring

Neil Lane Halo Engagement Ring

Rings from top to bottom:  Leo Artisan diamond |morganite and rose gold ring | Neil Lane oval bridal set

modern vintage bridal style

2015 Temperley Wedding Gown

navy and peach wedding ideas

peach and white wedding bouquet

Is that Temperley London wedding dress calling your name? It has a modern silhouette paired with vintage inspired detailing, making it oh so pretty. Just like this dress you love hints of the past paired with modern details. Would you love to have your wedding in an updated loft with exposed beams? Would your guests dine on vintage inspired china and sip your signature cocktail from pretty crystal glasses?

Everything would be inspired by vintage designs, but be completely fresh and modern. If this describes you to a tee, then you will adore all these vintage-inspired engagement rings from Jared® The Galleria Of Jewelry.

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rose gold engagement ring with purple stone

Rings from top to bottom: blue topaz ringNeil Lane bridal set | Le Vian amethyst ring

elegant and luxurious bridal style

Pronovias Wedding Gown

elegant purple wedding ideas

lace wedding shoes

Do you want your wedding day to exude elegance and class? Will your tables be covered in the finest fabrics? Will you have exquisite floral arrangements draping over candelabras? Will your groom be in a tailored tux? Do you just love the Pronovias wedding gown above? If you answered, “yes” to all of the above, then you have some elegant and luxurious taste! Of course you will want a ring to match your style, and we found a few fancy engagement rings from Jared® The Galleria Of Jewelry.

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Neil Lane yellow diamond engagement ring

Rings from top to bottom: yellow gold ringrose gold ring | yellow diamond ring

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photo credits for rustic chic bridal style: barn wedding venue photographed by a bryan photo | bridal hair: Estile | hanging bulbs | burlap and lace runner: lovely lace designs | peach bridesmaid dresses: Dessy | florals: photographed by: Rebecca Wood designed by: Cynthia Martyn |wedding cake: Dallas Affaires Cake Co. and photographed by: Taylor Lord Photography

photo credits for classic pretty bridal style: romantic ruffled reception decor | long pink bridesmaid dress | personalized stem glasses for your bridesmaids from Rachel Carl | pink rose bouquet |classic wedding cake photographed by: Concept Photography and baked by The Sugar Suite | champagne wedding favors photographed by: Rhinehart Photography

photo credits for modern vintage bridal style: giant love sign photographed by: Anna Rosell and giant light up love sign from: Vowed and Amazed | peach and navy table setting photographed by :Annabella Charles | navy bridesmaid dresses:  photographed by: Emily March Photography | navy satin pumps: Badgley Mischka | peach and white cake:T Bakes | peach wedding bouquet florist: Petals-n-Glass Boutique and photographed by: Braun Photography

elegant and luxurious bridal style photo credits: elegant purple ballroom planning: Weddings By Socialites and photographed by: Ashley Brockinton Photography | purple peony cake: Cotton Crumbs: signature cocktail: blackberry sage cooler | purple bridesmaids photographed by kiss the groom | fancy chairs: koyal | lace wedding shoes: KUKLA Fashion Design 


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