This Modern Romance

Inspiration Board #25 : Cinco de Mayo

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Instead of the typical bright and bold Mexican inspiration, I think a sweet palette of greens, yellows, pinks, and dusty blues would be fun. Some succulents. A taco truck. Margarita cupcakes. A toast with tequila shots. Such a festive fun day! photo credits: jose villa, leo patrone, trophy cupcakes, stephanie williams, jarritos – […]

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Real Wedding: Laurie + Andy’s Green Wedding at Marvimon

In honor of Earth Day this week – a gorgeous green wedding today! This wedding takes place at one of my all time favorite venues – the eco-friendly Marvimon in downtown Los Angeles. Photographed by Stephanie Williams and with some of the most beautiful flowers by Flowerwild, it really is stunning. Laurie’s gown is by J.Crew bridal and her […]

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Wedding Inspiration from the Movies: Up

Happy Monday! This week I have some fun posts planned for you guys. In celebration of the Oscars on Sunday, I thought I would share some wedding inspirations + ideas from some of my favorite movies – including some that are nominated for Academy Awards this year. I think you can find so many great […]

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A Travel Themed Engagement Session

Such a beautiful session to share today from the talented and sweet Stephanie Williams! From Stephanie, Ting + Matt are one of the sweetest couples and absolutely meant for one another! They are both U.S. diplomats that travel the world together, so it was only natural that the props we used for their session included […]

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I Heart Polaroid Collages

I heart Polaroids. I just scored one off ebay and I’m so excited to get out and play with it. I stumbled across these Polaroid collages by sicoactiva on design work life the other day. They are so creative, romantic, sweet, and playful. I think something like this would be an awesome way to capture […]

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Real Wedding: Julie + Patrick’s Joshua Tree Wedding

I have a gorgeous desert wedding to share with you guys today! Sent to me by the super talented – and super sweet – photographer Stephanie Williams, Julie + Patrick’s wedding was held in Joshua Tree, just minutes from Joshua Tree National Park, at the Sacred Sands Bed and Breakfast. I haven’t seen any weddings […]

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Real Wedding: Janet + Matt’s Wedding with Red Hearts

Today we have a gorgeous wedding photographed by the talent duo of Stephanie + Isaac Williams of Stephanie Williams Photography. I’m totally in love with Janet + Matt’s theme of gray and yellow with red hearts – and Janet’s shoes! They are so perfect for a wedding – and with the theme of their whole […]

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Creative bridesmaid dresses from Ruche

Utterly Engaged Issue #3 launched late last week and one of my favorite features was the bridesmaids dresses from Ruche. I love Ruche and have always thought they had perfect dresses for bridesmaids that they really would wear again – and again! Photographed by the amazingly talented Stephanie Williams and with floral design by the […]

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Utterly Engaged E-Zine

Did you guys read the premiere issue of Utterly Engaged? Well, Issue #2 is out and it is so so lovely. A creative collaboration between friends, Eva Chiou of Red Velvet Occasions, and Lucia Dinh and Henny Setiadi of D*LSH Design, Utterly Engaged is an online wedding magazine dedicated to finding creative alternatives for modern […]

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Beautiful Day After Sessions

I love Day After Sessions. If you don’t have enough time for some great portraits on your wedding day or maybe you weren’t happy with your wedding photos or maybe you just want to capture some more photos in your dress with a different environment, whatever the reason, you can definitely get some amazing photos. […]

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