This engagement party shoot is the perfect mix of modern and rustic…I’m loving those pops of color against the wood!
a modern couple, a simple gathering of food enthusiasts, the perfect mix of industrial and cozy … just some of the inspiration behind this engagement-themed shoot. together with a creative team replete with letterpress, photography, and floral design specialists, we set out to showcase the restaurant’s unique interiors and restless attention to its dishes. an engagement party seemed to fit the bill in creating an intimate, yet stylish celebration …. custom letterpress featuring the couple’s story + menu, a couple DIY projects, one amazing floral + wood centerpiece, drool-worthy food + drinks, and voila!
event design + coordination // mStarr event styling + design
floral design // ilex flowers
letterpress stationery // smudge ink
venue + food // journeyman restaurant in somervilla, ma
photography // liz linder photography
makeup artistry // jaime mullane makeup artistry
hair styling // jenny matthews
[images from liz linder photography]
I LOVE Maria & Kelly from Ritzy Bee! Such sweet and talented ladies…
Hello fun and modern Brooklyn Bride blog readers! We are so flattered to help Vané out while she travels the world. Over at the Ritzy Bee blog, we love to focus in on wedding detail inspiration and we thought we would share with all of you our top 10 favorite modern wedding details…
What’s not to love with combining some of our favorite things – wedding fashion, neon, washi tape + a bit of color blocking? Featured on Brooklyn Bride. [above]
Felt and garlands are fun enough…but stitch them together and we love the gorgeous style they create! Featured on Brooklyn Bride.
Collections of modern shaped mini vessels with monochromatic whites and greens set the perfect table. Photography by Jose Villa Photography
Cohesive patterns, icons and color add the perfect punch to wedding favors like these mini buttons from the Busy Beaver Button Co. Vané and Chad used for their own wedding. Photography by Belathée Photography.
Letterpress combining color, blind impressions and a bold font give these SIMPLESONG design save-the-dates modern appeal. Featured on Martha Stewart Weddings.
Edible glitter dust make these mini cake desserts as appealing to eat as they are to look at. Featured on Martha Stewart Weddings
All white wedding decor with touches of oversized balloon whimsy + color create a modern-meets-pulled together look. Featured on Martha Stewart Weddings
Lucite and acrylic speak sleek to us and we love the use of hanging neon lucite escort cards. Featured on Martha Stewart Weddings
Wheatgrass on it’s own is playful…but we love these fun poppies added for modern flair! Featured on Martha Stewart Weddings
Betsy Dunlap‘s calligraphy not only literally spells Brooklyn Bride, but well suits any modern invitation suite mailing too!