Rustic Wedding

May 23

Orange and Green Rustic Wedding Ideas

You’ll want sunglasses and a glass of Champagne for this bright and cheery orange and sage rustic wedding theme. Wooden signs, slated backdrops and burlap twine add a relaxed and rustic style to the bright pops of orange and lush greens. Make sure to add creamy neutrals for your bouquets, dresses and table decor to bring a softer, romantic feel to your big day. If you’re wanting something that’s warm, inviting, and perfect for a country chic wedding, considering using just orange and green wedding colors for your big day! Great for summer and spring, you can’t go wrong with this color combination.


Source: Bride | Wedding Signs | Bouquet | Cake | Love Sign

What are we really loving? Let’s talk about that cake! Rightfully named for its unfrosted sides, this “Naked Cake” is especially popular for rustic weddings. So much texture, so many beautiful layers of cake and frosting—Add flowers to any type of cake and you’ll have a dessert display “dressed to the nines”. The orange florals really make this dessert a show stopper.


Wedding Invitation Design: Stylish Floral. View our entire Wedding Invitation Collection, here.

We love when a wedding day coordinates well with its beautiful wedding invitation. With so many color, trim and font options, you’ll have a unique invitation to inspire your wedding day, just like this scallop trimmed, watercolor design. The green and orange colors perfectly complement one another, and make a statement to guests about the type of wedding you two will be throwing.

Add your personal flair to show off both of your personalities. Cheers to your style!


May 22

Pink Rustic Fairytale Wedding on a Lake

Today, we are swooning over this rustic fairytale wedding out in North Carolina! Filled with an abundance of spring inspiration, this venue created a whimsical wedding theme for Angie and Sean.

We are really loving the pink and white peonies in Angie’s bouquet. They’re also scattered about the ceremony and reception areas as well, which make for some very angelic wedding decor. The rustic, brick ceremony backdrop is one-of-a-kind and ultra romantic- it’s the perfect place to exchange I DOs. The 3 bridesmaids were all Angie’s sisters, which made this occasion even more special for her. The blush sequined dresses from Lord & Taylor are simply gorgeous, and added so much character to the big day.

Filled with sunshine and a perfect breeze, these two lovebirds threw a fun party for all of their guests to enjoy. The mix of greenery and blooming spring florals along the reception tablescapes are so fitting for their fairytale theme. Their majestic wedding cake is the real icing on the cake though! It looks like it was dreamed up, right from a storybook.


Photography Credit: Bow Tie Collaborative

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Venue: The Oaks at Salem

DJ/Music: Anything Music DJs

Cake: Ashley Cakes

Planner: Fresh Affairs

Food Caterer: Rocky Top Catering

Transportation: White Horse Transportation

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February 26

Yellow Themed Vineyard Wedding

Today, we are so tickled to be sharing this vineyard wedding with you all! Their vibrant yellow theme is perfect for a summer wedding. If you love being outdoors, this is an ideal venue to soak in some sunshine and fresh air.

Ryan and Amber were lucky enough to have this winery entirely to themselves on their wedding day! From their fun chalkboard wedding invitations, burlap banner, and blooming sunflower bouquets, we adore the rustic details they incorporated. We especially love Amber’s airy, white wedding dress. The elegant lace train is stunning!

If you live in the Bay Area, this spectacular venue is not too far of a drive to get to. Located in Hollister, this chic winery has expansive views of vineyards that seem to span the entire central coast.


Photography Credit: 1985Luke Photography

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Venue: Leal Vineyards

Wedding Dress: The White Dress

Bridal Makeup: Larissa Gomez

Bridesmaids dresses: Azazie

Suits: Men’s Warehouse

Wedding Cake: The Grove

Centerpieces: Deluxe + Design + Decor

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!


December 23

Rustic Wedding on Kildara Farms

Today, we are so excited to share with you this intimate and rustic wedding on Kildara Farms in Victoria B.C. It was the perfect setting for Sarah and Kevin’s unplugged I DOs.

How They Met…

Sarah and Kevin met 10 years ago while Sarah was giving out free hugs downtown. The two became instant friends, and several years later, they decided to take their friendship to the next level. After living together,  they had two amazing little boys named Jack and Finn.

Wedding Details…

Sarah and Kevin both have a love for all things geeky. They decided on having R2D2 bride and groom figurines as their cake toppers! This reflects their personality perfectly. Sarah’s vision for the wedding was to feel like home. She spent a lot of time with her grandparents in Armstrong and Vernon B.C. exploring orchard fields, farms, and barns; so when they found Kildara Farm in Victoria B.C. it was the perfect place to have their intimate unplugged wedding.

The bride got ready with her two adorable sons. Her hair and makeup was done by Artistry by Alexa.  She wore a custom dress which featured a sweetheart front, and scalloped lace bottom. Sarah added a custom jacket and adorable lace-up shoes with a floral print to her outfit. Her boys wore blue vests and matching pants which matched the groom’s attire.

Tucked behind an apple orchard, the couple got married in a grassy clearing with family and sunshine surrounding them. Shortly after vows were exchanged, the couple retreated with their guests to the barn for cocktails as dinner was being prepared. Guests were presented with mason jar glasses with personalized name tags. Tables were set indoors and outdoors; they were decorated with white linens, long burlap runners, and wooden slabs creating a perfect base for vintage tea cups to sit filled with gorgeous flower arrangements made by Poppies the Florist. Chalkboard table numbers, Macaroons displayed beautifully in tiny cake stands, and vintage romance novels stacked beside them added to this rustic and romantic setting.

A lot of the decor the couple incorporated, were items from around their home to ensure that extra homey feel. The couple had a traditional two-tier cake to represent the groom, and an additional pie table which included all kinds of pies (lots of pies) picked by the bride. Sarah ordered and ate pies from every bakery in Victoria over the year leading up to the date. When she found Cascadia Whole Foods Bakery, she knew she found a winner. They make delicious pies that are fresh, and use local fruit! They are affiliated with Rebar, the vegan restaurant, one of the better eateries in downtown Victoria. Guests were presented with sweet mason jars filled with cotton candy provided by Petite Puf in Vancouver as a thank you. Guests were able to choose from 3 custom flavors which included Peach, Blueberry, and Vanilla.

This wedding was small, intimate, and gorgeous and photographing it was a dream!

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Photographer: Stefania Bowler Photography
Bakery: Cascadia whole Foods Bakery
Favors and Gifts: Petite Puf
Event Venue: Kildara Farms
Hair and Makeup: Artistry by Alexa
Submitted via Two Bright Lights

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November 4

Fall Wedding with a Little Red Barn

Today, we are elated to be sharing this real wedding of Clarissa and Sean. They tied the knot at the Mountain Springs Lake, a stunning Pocono resort located in the mountains of Pennsylvania. We love the pops of purple, navy, and white throughout their wedding decorations.

Their classic, soft colors work for any season. But we really love how their wedding venue speaks to the fullness and unique beauty that autumn always brings. Could anything be more adorable than this little red barn? This rustic, lakeside wedding nestled within the mountains is wonderfully romantic!

Photography Credit: Bryan Sargent Photography

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December 5

Equestrian Winter Wedding Inspiration

We couldn’t be more excited to share this completely magical winter wedding inspiration shoot, which was beautifully captured by Delbarr Moradi and coordinated and styled by Going Lovely. The shoot was inspired after our “Fabled Love” invitation suite by BHLDN and included coordinating wedding napkins and elegant coasters, to complete the whimsical theme. For more breathtaking images, hop on over to Green Wedding Shoes to see the full feature!

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