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Downtown Rooftop Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Downtown Rooftop Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Amy and Wes both grew up in Georgia, met in Austin and then got married in Dallas on the rooftop of the "Old" Post Office and Federal Building downtown. They had friends and family join them from across the country — and world. It was nothing but love and laughter all day. No stress, no worries, no anxiety, just pure happiness.

Palms Sky Villas Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Palms Sky Villas Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Kelly and Ali's getting ready, ceremony and reception all took place at the two-story Palms Sky Villas in Nevada. The ceremony was officiated by a good friend, and their vows made everyone smile. The party followed the ceremony with speeches, upbeat music, energetic dance moves and most guests jumping into the pool.

Two-Part Hindu Ceremony | Real Brides & Weddings
Two-Part Hindu Ceremony | Real Brides & Weddings

Anna and Nikolas had an elegantly styled Hindu ceremony at a glamorous refurbished old bank in Hartford, Connecticut, followed by an afternoon lunch reception, evening celebration, dinner and dancing on the Connecticut River aboard the Lady Katharine cruise ship.

Pureology Introduces Colour FanaticTM: Multi-Tasking Hair Beautifier with 21 Benefits
Pureology Introduces Colour FanaticTM: Multi-Tasking Hair Beautifier with 21 Benefits

Pureology understands the importance of timesaving products that offer multiple benefits. Taking a cue from the skincare world with the rapid growth of BB creams, the brand announces the launch of Colour Fanatic, the first-of-its-kind multi-tasking hair beautifier that provides 21 essential benefits to prime, protect and perfect colour treated hair daily after shampoo and condition.

Disney-Inspired Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Disney-Inspired Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Everyone wants to be able to have a "fairytale wedding," but for Monique and Chris, the dream really did come true! Their Disney-themed wedding captured their loving and wonderful personalities perfectly. The details of the day included sparkles galore – enough for Tinkerbell herself to be proud of! Disney music played during the cocktail hour, and guests were seated at tables based on Disney movie couples.

Rustic Chic Country Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Rustic Chic Country Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Haley and Nick had a rustic chic country wedding with lots of lace, burlap and navy and fall colors with pops of bright colors from their wildflower arrangements. They didn't want their big day to seem like an "everyday wedding." Instead, they wanted it to show who they are as both a couple and individuals while having their closest loved ones with them to celebrate. 

Rainy-Day Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Rainy-Day Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Jessica and Paul wanted to keep their wedding thoughtful, simple and representative of what's important to each of them as individuals and as a couple. They spent a lot of time thinking of ways to make it a special weekend for their guests and make sure to keep them feeling like they were a part of the celebration as opposed to just attending a wedding. 

Classic Country Club Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Classic Country Club Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Celso and Kathleen, both nurses, met in Texas before moving together to Tucson, Arizona. They were both born in the Philippines, so finding each other a continent away made this day extra special. It was an intimate ceremony just after Christmas, held at the Skyline Country Club, complete with city views and beautiful florals. Their beloved Golden Retriever, Lovetrain, was an honorary groomsman, attending the day along with their closest friends and family.

Romantic Dark Hearts | Styled Shoot
Romantic Dark Hearts | Styled Shoot

The photographer and wedding planner for this styled shoot wanted to work with the darkness of the dark room at Vij's and bring in a mixture of style and inspiration from the romantic and medieval periods, using gold accents and red details to fit with the colors throughout the decor and the clothing. 

Fairytale Mountain Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Fairytale Mountain Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

With a passion for the outdoors, Jennifer and Trevor are a match made in heaven. So what better location to celebrate their union than at the San Mortiz Lodge in Crestline, California? This mountain wedding was a true fairytale with tons of unique and personal details. 

Tavern Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Tavern Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Jake and Colva tied the knot at The Liberty Tavern in Arlington, Virginia. Jake proposed to Colva spur-of-the-moment on the quad at Georgetown University with a $5 ring from Forever21, but while the couple may have gotten engaged on a whim, they had fun planning their perfect wedding together.

No More Bad Hair Days
No More Bad Hair Days

As every hair type needs its individual grooming routine, here are some ways to prevent future bad hair days.

Puppy Love Engagement Session | Real Engagements
Puppy Love Engagement Session | Real Engagements

Natalie and Ross had their engagement session at the historic Harlinsdale Farm and Downtown Franklin, Tennessee. This couple has such a classic elegance about them, combined with such a fun spirit and awesome sense of humor. Their adorable Corgi puppy joined them for the beginning of their session and (almost) stole the spotlight!

Small Summer Church Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Small Summer Church Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Eric and Lauren were married at an adorable steeple church in small-town Atkinson, New Hampshire. Lauren looked gorgeous carrying brightly colored summer flowers and the men wore light-colored suits on a mild summer day. Following the ceremony, there was a small reception at a local camelot-themed restaurant. The entire evening was quaint and intimate, just as the couple had hoped.

Chic, Colorful Backyard Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Chic, Colorful Backyard Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Amy and Will said "I do" in front of family and friends at a private residence in California. Their chic, colorful backyard ceremony was intimate and made all the more special by Amy tying the knot in the dress her mother wore years ago.

Vibrant Fall Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Vibrant Fall Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Krista and Lori's modern fall wedding combined traditional elements, such as ball gowns, a spiritual ceremony and reception events, with vibrant details like bright-colored flowers, rainbow Chuck Taylors and gelato instead of a wedding cake.

Lake Champlain Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings
Lake Champlain Wedding | Real Brides & Weddings

Laura and Patrick’s wedding-day weather was filled with unpredictable downpours. It changed their plans for an outdoor ceremony, but it created the perfect lighting for photos once the rain died down.