Beachy Bohemian Wedding Inspiration

boho beach bridesmaids

Whether or not you’re throwing a seaside soirée, we guarantee you’ll find inspiration from today’s lovely shoot, sent over by Magnolia Studios + Lucy Myers Events. We’re wild about the stunning + unique lace bridal ensemble inspo, are smitten with the pink + gold tablescape, and love how the team created a ceremony space with the perfect organic, laid back feel. Lucy tells us, It was important to me to create a setting that was both unique and attainable for brides. We’d say she and the other artists involved totally nailed it!

Maureen Patricia dress

The main wedding dress was custom made for the shoot by Toronto-based designer, Maureen Patricia. Those delicate crocheted sleeves are just the sweetest!

boho head piece

boho head piece

Maureen Patricia dress

pink and yellow peony bouquet

boho beach bridesmaids

The “bridesmaids” wore neutral lace ensembles to complement the bohemian nature of the setting. They were then adorned with textural necklaces, anklets, and bracelets from Hattitude Jewellery.

lace and tulle dresses

layered boho necklaces

pink and yellow bouquets

knitted head piece

boho beach bridesmaids

lace skirt bridesmaid

boho beach gold invitation

boho ceremony on the beach

boho ceremony on the beach

What a pretty, romantic set-up!

boho floral and ribbon backdrop

boho floral and ribbon backdrop

boho floral and ribbon backdrop

woven pouf

boho head piece

boho beach tablescape

gold lace plate charger

ribbon table runner

ombre dinner menu

Florist, Tanya List, used coral charm peonies, yellow garden roses, chamomile daisies, and other beautiful blooms to decorate the sweetly feminine tablescape.

white lantern table decor

gold rimmed glasses

white dinner chairs

coral peony table decor

boho beach tablescape

gold calligraphy name card

dripped gold cake

And The Wedding Cake Shoppe created a cake that perfectly matched the feel of the setting!

cake and champagne bar

cake and champagne bar

seashells

boho beach tablescape

Maureen Patricia dress

What a pretty + inspiring editorial! Thanks to the following wedding artists for sharing their talents with us today!

photography: Magnolia Studios // planning + design: Lucy Myers Events // locations: Wasaga Beach Ontario, Canada // florals: Tanya List // stationery: Have and Hold Design // cake: The Wedding Cake Shoppe // wedding dress: Maureen Patricia // jewelry: Hattitude Jewellery // engagement ring: Live Beautiful // hair: Grant Butterworth // makeup: Presley Foskett // rentals: Tableware from Chairman Mills // charger plates: FOS Décor // models: Katelyn Fenwick, Rachael Grice, Christine Brand

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Honeymoon at Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay in Jamaica

Honeymoon in Jamaica at Montego Bay

If you’re currently planning + researching for your honeymoon, today’s post couldn’t have come at a better time! And we really can’t imagine a more beautiful location for relaxing with your love than the gorgeous Jamaican resort, Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay. Set on a peninsula with over a mile of private beach leading into the crystal-clear Caribbean, the Wild Orchid provides the perfect romantic getaway for newlyweds! Book one of their stunning suites with direct swim-out access from your own private terrace, enjoy a world-class spa treatment at the Spa by Pevonia, and see the breathtaking sites up close and personal on a fun ride aboard the resort’s catamaran! And the best part of all? With Secrets’ Unlimited-Luxury® experience, your room or suite, meals, cocktails, activities + more (even tax + gratuities) is all included!

Honeymoon in Jamaica at Montego Bay

Honeymoon in Jamaica at Montego Bay

We love the look of the resort – a modern, island vibe with unobstructed views of the beautiful Jamaican waters.

Swim out suites

We really can’t imagine anything better! We’re off to spend the rest of the afternoon daydreaming about white sand beaches, tropical cocktails, and those amazing swim-out suites! If you’re actually lucky enough to be planning a honeymoon, or your next beach vacation, be sure to check out Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay to learn more about the incredible, all-inclusive perks guests get to take advantage of when they stay at a Secrets Resorts & Spas.

* This post is sponsored by Secrets Resorts & Spas. Thanks for supporting our sponsors!

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DIY San Luis Obispo Ranch Wedding: Aileen + Adam

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

Who’s in the mood for a gorgeous ranch wedding to start off the week? We are + we thought you all might be, too! Luckily, we have the perfect wedding to share that’s sure to fulfill our rustic-loving state of mind. As soon as we laid eyes on Aileen + Adam’s amazing DIY central coast celebration, we knew it would be a total crowd pleaser. With vibrant florals by Lori Boe Floral Design, super sweet + thoughtful personal touches scattered throughout, and that oh-so noteworthy golden California sun, there’s just so much to love + be inspired by. Let’s get a bit of the wedding background story from Aileen:

We are both originally from the rural east coast, with family in both Connecticut and North Carolina. The outdoor/ranch style wedding really reminded us of where we grew up. Living in Southern California, and far away from our families, it was very important for us to find a venue that felt like home. Also, we wanted everyone flying out for our wedding to get the full experience of California. We also wanted to DIY as much as possible for our wedding from the seating chart, signs, cornhole set, to the all the groom and groomsmen’s bow ties. My family even came out a week early to help put all the finishing touches on all of the signs and our moms even baked special desserts for the wedding. Some of the best memories we have before the wedding are having 7 people in our little apartment painting, sewing, baking and stenciling into the early morning hours. But finally seeing it all come together on that day made it well worth all of the time and effort we put in.

Thanks so much to Priscila Valentina for the super gorgeous images and love + high fives to the happy couple!

rings in a flower

pink maxi bridesmaid dresses

pink maxi bridesmaid dresses

A resounding YES to these punchy-hued bridesmaid dresses!

rustic pink bouquets

Watters wedding dress

flower hair piece

pink dahlia bouquet

succulent boutonniere

tan vest groomsmen

tan vest groomsmen

And let’s give it up for the guys who looked as dapper as dapper can be! Each tie was handmade by A + A and we’re totally in love with how they turned out!

floral bowtie

first look on a cliff

first look on a cliff

first look on a cliff

first look on a cliff

What an epic first look on the edge of a cliff…

first look on a cliff

first look on a cliff

San Luis Obispo wedding

San Luis Obispo wedding

polaroid wedding photo

rustic wedding party

bride and groom on vintage couch

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

film inspired arbor

The super creative ceremony arch was a nod to Adam’s career as a filmmaker. So fun, right?!

film inspired arbor

chalkboard and garland

La Cuesta Ranch ceremony

La Cuesta Ranch ceremony

La Cuesta Ranch ceremony

ceremony box

Such a sweet ceremony idea: Aileen + Adam wrote down their vows to one another, but saved them to open up years from now, hammering them shut in a vintage wooden box.

La Cuesta Ranch ceremony

La Cuesta Ranch ceremony

La Cuesta Ranch ceremony

Processional: Groom: Here Comes Your Man – Vitamin String Quartet; Wedding Party: Best Day of Your Life – Vitamin String Quartet; Bride: Hoppipolla – Sigur Ros

Recessional: You Make My Dreams Come True – Hall & Oates

First Dance: Do You Remember Jack Johnson

La Cuesta Ranch ceremony

La Cuesta Ranch wedding party

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

brown bottle vases

lolli pop favor

brown bottle vases

dahlia centerpiece

vintage couch lounge

chalkboard menu

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

dahlia cake

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

The most memorable moment of the day for both of us was when we were finally able to sit down and look out over all of our family and friends. Seeing everyone from different moments in our lives, from all over the world, all come together to share in the experience of our special day was an incredible moment that we will never forget.

bride and groom table

La Cuesta Ranch wedding

Remember to stop and take in the little moments in the day. It is really easy to get caught up in taking photos, saying hi to everyone and being rushed around. So when you are both sitting at your table at the reception take a moment to look out at all of your family and friends and just take it all in.

photography: Priscila Valentina // venue: La Cuesta Ranch in San Luis Obispo, California // event planning: Lauren Burleson with Planimation Events // florals + hairpieces: Lori Boe Floral Design // wedding dress: Watters from Lovely Bride // shoes: Ivanka Trump // bridesmaid dresses: Donna Morgan // hair + makeup: Lauren Hendrix with Design Visage // groom suit: Bar III // videography: Artie Delgado // paper goods: Minted // catering: Old San Luis BBQ Co. // cake: Just Baked SLO // music: Andy Morris Entertainment

This wedding features rad artists fromThe GWS Wedding Artist GalleryMinted is a Featured Artist in the GWS Artist Guide! Find more rad artists for your day in our Gallery
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