Brie Veenstra

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Welcome to the New SouthernWeddings.com!! - Southern Weddings

Friends!! We are so very, very excited to welcome you to our new home on the web! Isn’t she pretty??<p>One of our 2013 company goals was to launch an …

Country Fall Wedding by Leah Jean

While I do believe that love can grow from friendship, I am always so tickled to hear from our sweet couples with love-at-first-sight stories. Since …

Sponsored Post: Riley & Grey

The world of wedding websites can start to look the same after awhile, don’t you think? Not so with Riley & Grey, a company with some of the most …

Best of 2013: Bouquets

We see a LOT of gorgeous blooms at Southern Weddings (in fact, Bouquets is one of our biggest Pinterest boards), so you can imagine what a daunting …

Country Chic Backyard Wedding: Krista & Ben

Handmade Rustic Wedding: Lauren & Phil

Locally Grown Washington Barn Wedding: Kayln & Mike

<i>We wanted our wedding to be something that people would remember. We knew we wanted to take the time to focus on every detail and create special</i> …

How to Invite the President to your Wedding

Send a wedding invitation (I had ours addressed by our calligrapher with the rest of our invitations) to the following address:<p>Honorable Barack Obama …

Rustic Vineyard Wedding: Ashley & Eric

<i>What made our wedding us? Location and simplicity. It was outside with Mt. Hood centered in the backdrop. We also had a lot of handmade things which</i> …

5 New Ideas for Using Mason Jars

I’m sort of loving this last idea as a cozy way to decorate your masons (think winter wedding or baby shower!). You can cut the sleeve off an old …

My Favorite 10 Glitter & Sparkle DIYs

You know I can’t resist a good DIY and I am also weak in the knees over anything gold, glittery, or sparkly (as you can see from my blog design!). So …

What is Bridal Market?

If you read wedding blogs and follow us on social media you’ve probably been seeing a lot of talk of “Bridal Market.” But a lot of you are probably …

DIY Fall Glitter Leaf Garland

Simple, easy, and fun. And aside from the part with the scissors, this is something you can make with the kiddos too.<p>You can follow along with our …

11 Best No Carve Pumpkin Ideas

Last, but certainly not least, chalkboard pumpkins are a fun and easy way to decorate, write messages, or draw faces, on your pumpkins. These from …

Relaxed California Barn Wedding

<i>We were able to put so much of us into the wedding making it very personal. Our ceremony, conducted by our long time friend, gave everyone a glimpse</i> …

Martha Stewart Weddings Fall Real Weddings Issue Sneak Peek

The story of how Sophie and Dan met is such a sweet one. And I love how they choose to have an intimate wedding (they almost eloped before Martha …

Rustic + Romantic Midwest Engagement

Here’s a bit from the bride-to-be about Dave’s proposal and the inspiration behind their engagement session:<p><i>Almost a year after our first date, there</i> …

Yellow & Grey Backyard Wedding

<i>For our wedding day, we wanted our guests to be a part of our biggest dinner party ever, feel welcome and comfortable, and most importantly get to</i> …

DIY Mason Jar Snow Globe Tutorial

I’ve given them as hostess gifts, gifts for family and friends, and this year I’m making one for all of Charlie’s teachers. Who would you gift a DIY …

Apple Cider Mimosas

And if you aren’t familiar with <b>ONE</b>HOPE Weddings yet, you should be! <b>ONE</b>HOPE donates 50% of each bottle sold to their partner charities, so they’re a …

Would You Wear A Camo Wedding Dress? This Bride Did!

Colorado bride Tayler turned her love for all things country into a camo-chic wedding (yes, you read that right!) with details like a bouquet of …

The Best Proposal Stories of 2013

All year long we laugh and cry along to some of the cutest, funniest and most creative proposals on the Internet. We've seen it all, from marching …

She Found Out He Was Going To Propose So He Did This

15 Cascading Wedding Bouquets for Every Style

Thanks to Princess Diana and her 42-inch long wedding bouquet of roses, white orchids and myrtle, cascading wedding bouquets are storybook fantasies …

Fun Winter Foods You’ll Love for Your Wedding

Winter weddings reap the benefits of serving crowd-pleasing comfort foods and rich sweets. Warm cheese appetizers, soup shooters and creative food …

Eugenia Couture Wedding Dresses Fall 2014

The "Say Yes to the Dress" alum shows ruffled ball gowns, twinkling 3-D florals and sexy bodices for his first namesake collection this spring. See …

Ideas & Advice

Photo<p>26 Must-Have Wedding Photos You Don’t Want to Miss<p>Trust us—you’ll want to capture all of these moments.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>Your Complete Guide to …

8 Simple DIY Projects For A Woodland Wedding

Create an updated rustic wedding style by blending natural elements like moss, wood and cork with chic touches of gold and glass. Use woodsy design …

20 Most Inspiring Wedding Ideas Of 2013

All year long we obsess over hundreds of beautiful photos of every wedding detail, from the cutest flower girl dresses ever to wedding favor ideas …

The Prettiest Flower Ideas from 2013

What's a wedding without flowers? From floral aisle runners to bridal bouquets, boutonnieres, floral crowns and homemade floral huppahs, we've …