Jordan + Joe’s Belle Mer Wedding

Newport Rhode Islands stunning wedding venue, Belle Mer ran by Longwood Venue was nothing short of amazing experience. The view of the ocean front was one close to heart, our Groom being from a beach resort town. Upon arrival, a stunning floral hoop greeted guests. The earth toned flowers paired perfectly with the theme of there day, classic elegance! After the cutest first look, Jordan and Joe couple enjoyed portraits by the water. It was a gloomy weather day but according to Joe, so was their first date so it seemed meant to be. After all, it’s just weather. Love makes it all better!

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Wedding Venue: Belle Mer by Longwood Venues | Photographer: Elizebeth Unruh Studio | Floral Designer: Newport Floral | Tuxedo and Mens Attire: Indochino | Dress Store: Lovely Bride Philly |


Brianna and Nick Part 2: The Groom’s Side of Getting Engaged

How often do you hear the groom’s side of the pre-engagement story? For most of us, the focus is on the ring and beyond but a lot of time and planning goes into just putting the ring on the finger! Today we get to hear from our groom of the year, Nick! He shares exactly how he choose the perfect ring and even gives some helpful tips for choosing the perfect piece!
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Nicole and Jack’s Belle Mer Wedding

Nicole and Jack’s wedding is one of those that makes you stop and stare. The details are absolutely perfect, the day bright and cheerful, and the couple so clearly in love. Give your Monday a little pick me up with this stunning coastal wedding!

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Alli and Chris’s Newport Beach House Wedding

Alli and Chris met in the summer of 2014 at a tiny neighborhood bar under Alli’s Brookline, MA apartment. The two chatted for hours the night they met and learned that Chris, who had just moved from San Diego to Cambridge, is from the same small coastal Connecticut town as Alli’s mother. Only to learn a few dates later that Chris grew up with Alli’s cousins and childhood friends. Small worlds make for great meet cutes! Continue reading

Carolyn and Ed’s Redwood Library Wedding

Carolyn and Ed’s downtown Newport wedding was all things sweet and intimate. From their ceremony at the Redwood Library to the reception at the Newport Art Museum, their day was full of beauty, but most of all, their clear love and devotion to each other. Continue reading

Cassandra and Michael’s Wedding at The Bohlin

On the loveliest of June days, Cassi and Mike tied the knot at Holy Name Church in New Bedford, followed by a seaside reception at The Bohlin in Newport! What better backdrop for a wedding than views of the Newport Bridge and harbor, as well as the feeling of love in the air. The way Mike looked at Cassi all day, the tears of joy, and the beautiful connections between family and friends made this wedding a special happily ever after! Continue reading

Jacqueline and Jared Part 4: Budgets and Support Systems

It’s our favorite time of the week… it’s time for another installment of our Couple of the Year series with Jacqueline and Jared! In today’s blog post our newlyweds are talking about two of the most important pieces of wedding planning, budgets and support systems. This is a post you’re definitely going to want to read…

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Alicia and Carl’s Newport Beach House Wedding

It’s warm Friday afternoon in August. The light is perfect, the breeze takes off the edge, the venue is literally breathtaking, and the couple’s smiles are as big as could be. Welcome to Alicia and Carl’s Wedding. Their golden hour ceremony had perfect lighting and a kodak perfect first kiss as a married couple. We’re crushing on the bridesmaid’s mix of blush pink and champagne sequins and we know you’ll love them too! Continue reading

Samantha and Eric’s Wedding at Gurney’s Newport

Samantha and Eric’s seaside wedding by Kim Lyn Chauvin at Gurney’s Newport has all the classic, romantic details that this loving couple embodies. It all started with their romantic engagement in Paris – a complete surprise to Samantha, who curates her own popular lifestyle blog, Bonjour Blue. Once back home in the West Village of New York City, this heartfelt pair knew that a wedding setting by the sea, closer to home for Samantha’s native Cape Cod roots, was in order. The set to work choosing the venue, photographer, flowers, and just about the prettiest illusion backed gown we’ve seen!

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Dana and Zeke’s Wedding at The Bohlin

Ever heard the old saying that rain is good luck on your wedding day? Whether it’s true or not (p.s. we totally believe it’s true…) Dana and Zeke’s wedding day is proof that rain doesn’t have to ruin your day or your photos. When you choose a beautiful getting ready spot, rain doesn’t make the pictures worse, it just changes the scenery.  Continue reading