It’s time for our weekly real weddings recap! Today, we’re sharing five weddings with inspiration for classic, glam, and whimsical styles, plus two amazing non-traditional wedding gowns. Keep reading to see our favorite details:

Tropical Glam Florida Wedding – Nicole and Tim were married at The Lodge at Wakulla Springs in Wakulla Springs, Fla. on November 7. For their wedding, this couple was inspired by old Hollywood glamour. They added a bit of tropical flair with a bold orange and blue color scheme. Some of our favorite details include the bird of paradise cake and the bride’s shimmering gown!

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Photo by Artsinfotos Photography

Purple Washington Hotel Wedding – Jennifer and Edwin were married at the Hotel Bellevue in Bellevue, Wash. on August 15. How adorable are their first look reactions? Check out the full gallery to see the couple’s glam purple reception, which was filled with votive candles, crystal strands and metallic silver accents.

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Photo by Lazzat Photography, LLC

Chic Massachusetts Pier Wedding – Emily and David were married at the Vineyard Haven Yacht Club in Vineyard Haven, Mass. on October 17. Romantic centerpieces, watercolor invitations and a harborfront ceremony are just a few things we’re loving about this Martha’s Vineyard wedding — not to mention the bride’s stunning blush wedding gown by Monique Lhuillier!

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Photo by Ashley Tilton Photography

Autumn Pennsylvania Inn Wedding  Anna and Viktor were married at The Inn at Barley Sheaf Farm in Holicong, Pa. on October 31. We have to admit that we’re totally smitten with these confetti-filled balloons, which brought the perfect touch of whimsy to the big day.

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Photo by Asya Photography

Spring New Mexico Park Wedding – Chelsea and Will were married at the Event Center at Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque, N.M. on May 4. If you’re getting marred in the spring, don’t miss this wedding! From the bridesmaids’ pastel gowns to the fresh floral decor, this couple’s big day was quintessentially spring chic.

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Photo by Emily Joanne Wedding Films & Photography

Vendor Tips, Creative Ceremony Ideas and More!

Posted by admin on May 11, 2016

Are you in need of some wedding inspiration? Our Editorial Team is busy writing content for our Ideas Section! To help you get through the week, this Wednesday we’ve rounded up some of our favorite slideshows and articles! Check them out below:

7 Ways to Effectively Communicate with Your Wedding Vendors Maintain a positive and productive relationship with your pros by checking out these tips:


Photo by Jessica Yahn Photography 

8 Things I Learned as an Out-of-Town Wedding Guest – Are you attending a wedding in the near future and are unsure of what to expect? Here are a few tips this out-out-town guest picked up!

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Photo by John Branch IV Photography 

14 Out-Of-The-Box Ceremony Settings – Just browse through our 14 favorites and get ready to take some notes.

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Photo by Photo Love Photography

15 Creative and Hilarious Groomsmen Photo Ideas – See our favorite creative and laugh-out-loud ideas here!

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Photo by Jennifer Van Elk Photography

15 Creative Ceremony Sign Ideas – Check out these 15 out-of-the-box ceremony signs for you to to use at your wedding!

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Photo by Julie J. Photography

Introducing…Messages by WeddingWire!

Posted by Kim on May 10, 2016


WeddingWire is excited to introduce Messages—the newest way to manage all of your vendor conversations!

With Messages you can keep track of your communication with vendors in one place, reply instantly through your personal email or WeddingWire account, and get real time notifications in your account when vendors reply. This is so important when it comes to effectively communicating with your wedding pros

Messages is available across desktop and mobile and will be coming to the WW app soon. To learn more about this new feature, click here. 

Are you in need of some wedding inspiration? Our Editorial Team is busy writing content for our Ideas Section! To help you get through the week, this Wednesday we’ve rounded up some of our favorite slideshows and articles! Check them out below:

10 Questions You’ll Be Asked After Buying Your Wedding Dress—and How to Answer! – Here are some common questions you’ll likely be asked, and how to respond if you want to keep the details of your dress under wraps until the big day.

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Photo by Pepper Nix Photography

10 Products to Help Relieve Stress While Wedding Planning – From aromatherapy candles to purifying face masks, these products can help you de-stress.

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10 Watercolor Details for Your Wedding – Just click through the slideshow to see some of our favorites!

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Photo by Photo by Basia

7 Things NOT to Do at Your Bridal ShowerEnsure that both you and your guests have an amazing time and your bash is memorable with these tips!


Photo by Sera Petras Photography

How to Prep to Party All Night at Your Wedding – Here are some pre-wedding words of wisdom to help you avoid completely crashing on your wedding night.


Photo by Reminisce Photo + Film

Most Popular Wedding Beauty Styles – By State

Posted by Kim on May 02, 2016

When it comes to choosing your wedding-day look, it’s important to have an idea of the general style you want your hair and makeup to reflect. Do you want your look to have a rustic chic vibe or perhaps something more modern or glamorous? Turns out certain styles are more popular in some parts of the country than others. We asked our users to share which wedding-day beauty look they love most—check out the interesting results!



For more wedding hair and beauty inspiration check out our photo galleries »