Wedding Ideas: Courthouse Wedding

Stunning Chicago Wedding Portrait Inspiration at Lake Shore East Park

November 17, 2017 | emy

This stunning Chicago wedding portrait inspiration created by Allie Appel Photography features a refreshingly modern take on the downtown urban bride. The autumnal bouquet designed by Persephone Floral looks striking with the changing leaves and skyscrapers as backdrop. Including classic fall colors, the bright oranges, pastel pinks, and deep reds with a simple black bow adds a hint of chic drama. We can’t get enough of this gorgeously modern Sarah Varca wedding dress: crepe and lace, […]

This Ohio Wedding Proves That Combining Your Favorite Things Can Be Incredibly Chic

August 15, 2016 | gabby

What can be better than combining everything you love into one special day? Not much, according to newlyweds Lilian and Nicholas! Whimsical and rustic décor choices like ribbon chandeliers and hanging origami swan mobiles are just a couple of the unique touches that truly made this couple’s wedding their own. We love how Lilian and Nicholas asked each wedding guest to decorate a small fabric flag and mail it back with their RSVP cards, then the couple strung them all together […]

Black and White Civil Ceremony at the Glasgow Registrar’s Office

June 22, 2016 | gabby

We can’t get enough of Shannon and Kyle’s dramatic black and white styled civil ceremony in Scotland! Wanting to ensure the ultimate surprise, the couple revealed their engagement to a handful of family members only a few months before the wedding. Shannon was totally rocking her civil ceremony bridal look with an ultra glamorous tea-length Delphine Manivet gown and elegant black Christian Louboutin ankle-tie pumps. Shannon and Kyle tied the knot in a ceremony at the Glasgow Registrar’s Office, then Eric-Rene Penoy Wedding Photography captured their […]

Haven’t Considered a Courthouse Wedding? This Will Change Your Mind

May 11, 2016 | editorial team

Morgan and Tony’s wishes for a courthouse wedding came true when they said “I do” at the Old Pima County Courthouse in Tucson, Arizona. Besides being architecturally stunning, the iconic building allowed them to have enough space to invite more people while still having the courthouse wedding they always dreamed of. Monica Mae Photography captured every moment from Morgan and Tony’s big day, starting with their private first look before the ceremony. The couple kept their planning as low-key as possible, waiting till a […]

This WWII Inspired Elopement at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse Took Us Back in Time

March 30, 2016 | nicole

A vintage beauty and a real-life rock star got hitched at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse and it has us reconsidering everything we thought about weddings. Priscilla and Buddy were inspired by WWII-era elopements that took place before the soldier went off to war. This romantic and retro influence, paired with the fact that they chose to elope in the first place, created a feeling of intimacy and excitement that is vivid in every image captured […]

Gorgeous Intimate San Francisco City Hall Wedding

January 6, 2016 | nicole

Inna and Vladimir’s destination wedding is proof that the journey is half the fun. In lieu of a formal wedding in their home country, Inna and Vladimir traveled across the globe to elope in San Francisco, California. Photographer Danila Mednikov documented the romantic day as the couple dressed together, said “I do” in an intimate San Francisco City Hall wedding, and took a sight-seeing adventure around the city. The Couple: Inna and Vladimir The Wedding: San Francisco City Hall, San […]

Intimate San Francisco Wedding at Wayfare Tavern

October 8, 2015 | nicole

When Chelsea and Ben decided to elope at San Francisco City Hall, they didn’t skimp on the glamour! The bride looked like a princess in her tulle BHDLN gown, while still being comfortable enough to traipse through San Francisco as a newlywed with Anna Kraft Photography. After a windy portrait session with the Golden Gate Bridge in the distance, the couple rejoined their intimate wedding party at Wayfare Tavern for dinner in the dark wood dining room. […]

Stunning and Timeless Wilkes-Barre Wedding

August 21, 2015 | jackie

Probably one of the sweetest first looks we’ve ever seen, when Stephanie met Kanayo at the alter, he was overwhelmed with emotion. The bride wore a classically white, strapless gown that resembled the classic feel of the historic courthouse. White linen and ivory rose petals dressed the venue creating an elegant and simple design that was timeless and romantic. Photographer Douglas Polle did an amazing job of capturing the authentic moments shared by the couple. After the ceremony, the […]

Romantic Russian Wedding at Marfino Restaurant

July 19, 2015 | jackie

All Nikolay and Julia knew for sure is that they wanted to spend their lives together and that the details of wedding planning would just fall into place. They chose to enlist the help of Yes We Do Studio to create the perfect day filled with uniquely beautiful florals! The bridesmaids wore gorgeous, dark teal gowns to match the romantic snowy, Russian wedding design. Their causal style made for a fun and sweet reception at Marfino Restaurant in Moscow. Documenting every […]

Scottish Beach Wedding at Angels with Bagpipes

May 29, 2015 | jackie

Laura and David envisioned a wedding day that would allow them to spend every moment together — a day just for them. After an intimate ceremony at Lothian Chambers, the couple snuck away to the beach for some fun. The bride wore a white floral headband and held orange, white and blue wild flowers for her bouquet. Not afraid to get their feet wet, the couple made memories in the sand as the incredible Jacob and Pauline Photography captured the […]