Emily Pinkerton

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9 Alternatives to the Traditional Wedding Guest Book

The guest book is one of those wedding details that with a bit of creativity (even if you’ve waited until last minute!) can be an easy way to add …

4 Flowers To Hold You Over Until The Next Peony Season

The beauty of peonies is fleeting. Luckily, these equally glorious blooms are here to hold you over until next spring.<p>The start of summer signals the end of peony season, sadly. But lookalike flower varieties are easy to come by — any time of the year.

What You'll Find In a Wedding Planner's Emergency Kit

Ask wedding planner Melissa McNeeley, owner of Events by Melissa McNeeley, why she carries an emergency kit and you'll get a very frank — and nerve-wracking — response: "Because unexpected things always come up at a wedding." So with that ominous prediction, here's a peek into what you'll find in a …

Wedding Planning Timeline

How to incorporate ribbon wedding decor into your big day

I’m sure as you’ve started wedding planning you’re thinking about ways that you can reign in your budget in areas that that you want to dress up, but …

Colorful Ojai Outdoor Wedding

As one of the most talented photographers in the industry, Rylee Hitchner <i>knows</i> how to capture a wedding. And this latest pretty? It's got all the …

Wonderful Woodland Festival Wedding, with the most amazing venue, photos by Emma Lucy Photo: Boho Weddings - UK Wedding Blog

I have a real treat for you this wonderful Wednesday morning, courtesy of the ever so talented Emma Lucy Photo. It’s a beautiful woodland wedding set …

Vintage

6 Ways to Use Fresh Greenery as Place Cards

Place cards don't just help guests locate their seats at the reception table; they can be creative conversation starters. Need some ideas? Check out these six beautiful place-card ideas all incorporating fresh greenery.<p><b>Calligraphed Leaves (above):</b> This bride grew up climbing a beloved magnolia tree …

Weddings

Win at Instagram: Kanye's wedding photographer reveals his secrets

<b>(CNN) —</b> By the time Kim Kardashian set out to "break the internet" in November last year, a photo by 23-year-old Conor McDonnell had already got there -- with a little help from Kim's music superstar husband Kanye West.<p>McDonnell is the self-taught photography star behind Instagram's most liked …

Your Wedding Guest Etiquette Questions Answered

Photography: Laura Murray Photography<p>Photography: A Bryan Photo<p>2 of 11<p>We want to ask our guests to dress in a palette. Is that rude, and will they hate us?<p>Photography: Rachel Thurston<p>Photography: Heather Roth Fine Art Photography<p>4 of 11<p>Do I need to give welcome bags to my out of town guests who …

Wedding Inspiration: 8 Creative Ways to Say Thank You

Written by Heather Lee<p>Letting your guests know you appreciate them is one of your most important responsibilities as newlyweds—a simple, heartfelt …

Weddings

How To Create A DIY Photo Booth For Weddings And Parties

Wedding Photographers: Create A DIY Photo Booth<p>April 10, 2017<p>Photo by Izzy Hudgins in partnership with with French Knot Studios for RuffledBlog<p>In …

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Celebrity Style

This Couple Transformed a Grove of Cedar Trees Into a Breathtaking Wedding Venue

Seven years after becoming friends at UNC Chapel Hill, Joe Hollmeyer knew it was time to propose to Jenna Nash, and he had the perfect place: a beautiful hotel rooftop in New York City, where the couple was living in 2012. But how would he get her there? "He tricked me into thinking we were …

Weddings

25 Must-See Wedding Photos From 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we can confidently say that this has been an amazing year for wedding photography.<p>We've scoured wedding blogs, Pinterest and reached out to talented photographers across the country and around the world to compile the very best wedding photos of 2014. Below are 25 of our …

10 Honest Marriage Vows You Never Hear At Weddings

Here's a set of wedding vows with practical merit. They might sound unconventional and unromantic. They're certainly not poetic, but these promises, if kept, will go far in sealing a marriage for the ages.<p>Love is patient, love is kind, love endures, blah blah blah, isn't it all wonderful? Vowing to …

7 Outfits Every Engaged Girl Needs

On top of all the planning and decision making that comes with the joy of being engaged, you gotta look really cute. On multiple occasions. And we’re …

Clothing

Summer Brides: Here's Where You Should Be on Your Wedding Checklist

Whatever girl first uttered that planning a wedding was like having a second job, sister got it <i>right</i>. The process is exhilarating and exciting but time-consuming for sure. Wedding checklists abound, but keeping on top of yours can be hard when you're dealing with other stuff like, you know, having …

Go Off-Registry With 29 “I Can’t Believe You Made That!” DIY Wedding Gifts

Wedding registries definitely exist for a reason. After all, without them, the nuptial-gift tradition would devolve into utter chaos: Couples would be sorting and returning piles of bed skirts and picture frames while living sans basics like wine glasses or plates. But if you’re shopping for a …

Dining Rooms

Lush, Organic Destination Wedding in Provence

A Greg Finck wedding never disappoints, but when you add the floral talents of Laetitia C. to the equation? You, my dear, have got Provence nuptial …

Chocolate Chip S'mores Cookies: Ellen in the Kitchen Recipe

Blogger Ellen Attard of Ellen in the Kitchen says it best: "So this isn't really a recipe. It's more like an idea to make s'mores cookies better." That's the kind of forward thinking we need more of in this world. Don't rest on your laurels! A delicious cookie isn't enough. Make it better!<p>So, …

Things Your Baker Needs to Know About Your Wedding

*You might think that your baker just needs to know what flavors and the general appearance you'd like your wedding cake to be, but there's more to it than that. Besides logistics such as the size of your wedding and a description of its style, there's a few other nitty gritty items that'll really …

39 Wedding Dresses That Stun From 360°

An Enchanting Wedding in a Redwood Grove

When Cat Dao and James Huang started planning their wedding, they focused on finding venues that fit their natural and enchanting vision. So when they saw the Mather Redwood Grove at UC Berkeley's Botanical Garden, they knew they didn't have to look any further. "We loved the idea of being outdoors …

15 Unique Ways To Flaunt The Love At Your Wedding

An Unexpected Centerpiece You Can Keep Long After The Wedding Is Over

Why have a few flowers when you can dress up your reception tables with an entire ecosystem? If you're looking for non-floral centerpiece ideas or …