black wedding invitations

July 20

Traditional Ballroom Black and White Wedding

Today, we are sharing some classic inspiration that will transport you back a few eras. This timeless black and white wedding incorporates a stunning ballroom, intimate garden, and lots of flowers and lace.

If you’ve had your heart set on a traditional wedding, this styled shoot pulled out all the stops! A formal reception area, crystal chandeliers, and oil paintings are scattered throughout this historic venue. The foil pressed wedding invitations make a real statement, and shine just as brightly as their refined silver and black wedding cake. No matter what the two of you prefer to have on your wedding day, make sure that it stays true to the two of you! This formal affair is timeless and oh so romantic.


Photography Credit: Jodi and Kurt

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Venue: The Decatur House on LaFayette Square
Florals: Amaryllis, Inc
Styling: Karson Butler Events
Treats: Buttercream Bakeshop

Boutique: Carine’s Bridal Atelier
Bridal Hair & Makeup: Amie Decker Beauty
1st Model: Gionna Rose of The Artist Agency
Gown Designer: Berta Bridal

Dance Floor: Party Rental LTD
Calligrapher: Laura Hooper Calligraphy
Table Linens: La Tavola Fine Linen Rentals
Staging: Sugar Plum Tents

Tux Attire: Lustre Formal Wear
2nd Model: Eli Perdew

Do you have a Real Wedding or Engagement Submission? We would LOVE to see it! Please see our submission guidelines here and we hope to hear from you!


May 25

Romantic Black and Gold Charleston Engagement Ideas

Today, we’re just a bit speechless. This extraordinary team put together some breathtaking proposal inspiration, that is as every bit artistic as it is romantic. Hosted in Charleston, this dreamy cottage is a timeless venue where dreams seem to come to life. If you and your better half have yet to take your engagement photos, make sure to Pin these tender engagement ideas to your favorite wedding boards.

If you love the finer things in life, or just prefer to keep you special day simple, these gold and black formal wedding invitations can take your wedding theme full circle. These wedding colors are ultra refined and make a sophisticated statement, without even trying.


Photography Credit:  Exquisitrie by Kelly Sauer

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Photography & Creative Direction: Exquisitrie by Kelly Sauer

Artistic Styling: Type A Society

Venue: River Oaks Charleston

Calligrapher: Elizabeth Porcher Jones

Models: Marisa R. and Micah D.

Agency: Millie Lewis Charleston

Bridal Hair/Makeup: Dannon K. Collard

Ribbon & Candles: Silk & Willow

Valise: Trousseau & Co.

Heels: Ivanka Trump

Ring Box: The Mrs. Box

Dress: Jill Stuart

Do you have a Real Wedding or Engagement Submission? We would LOVE to see it! Please see our submission guidelines here and we hope to hear from you!