Natural Light Wedding Photography By Amy Maddox

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Photo: Amy Maddox Photography | Location: The Oak Atelier
A true artist of natural light wedding photography (along with gorgeous, dramatic indoor wedding reception and ceremony photography), Amy Maddox documents that special “wedding glow” that’s unique to life’s most meaningful milestone celebration.

But she and second photographer Steven (aka Amy’s adorable husband!) do much more than that. By changing an angle ever so slightly, by stepping back…or focusing in…by bringing in a pop of color or setting a wedding detail against a visually intriguing backdrop, Amy and Steven capture the textural richness, intimate romance and intricate detail of the weddings they photograph.

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Beach Wedding Venue: Balmoral Lagoon Open House 3/28 POSTPONED

Venue: Balmoral Crystal Clear Lagoon | Photo: Stephania Campos | Flowers & Decor: Dream Bouquet | Gown: Belle Ame Bridal | Hair & Makeup: Adorne Artistry
A beach wedding venue with sparkling blue waters, silky sands and breeze-rustled palm fronds…located just 30 minutes from downtown Houston? We’re talking about beautiful Balmoral Crystal Clear Lagoon, of course. Please note that Balmoral Lagoon’s Weddings & Events Open House, originally scheduled for March 28, has been postponed and is pending a new date. Please check back on our Shows & Events page regularly during the next several months, where we’ll be updating events rescheduled due to COVID-19. In the meantime, read on to discover more about this unique “destination” wedding venue!

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Classic Wedding Photography From Kate Elizabeth

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Photo: Kate Elizabeth Photography
No matter how obsessed you are with Snapchat filters, Instagram selfies or blink-and-you’ll-miss-em stories, trust us on this one: For your big day you want classic wedding photography that will stand the test of time. And that’s just what you’ll get when you hire Kate Elizabeth Photography to document your wedding celebration.

Sure, the sweet and super-talented Kate is well-versed in all of the latest image apps, filters and effects. And, as a stylish young Houston gal and wife herself (she met hubby Derek when the two were just 10 years old!), she loves sharing fun photos as much as you do! But when it comes to her wedding couples, this top Houston photographer keeps it classic and exceptionally elegant. Click here to read the rest of this post »

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Galveston Wedding Venue: Hotel Galvez & Spa + Special Offer!

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Venue: Hotel Galvez & Spa | Photo: Ama By Aisha
A Galveston wedding venue with tons of history, glamour and gorgeous celebration spaces, indoors and out? If this sounds like your idea of the ultimate wedding setting, set your sights on Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel.

Regal, elegant and full of history, Hotel Galvez is also relaxed and welcoming. There’s no Galveston Island destination wedding venue quite like it, and there’s no time like the present to book your unforgettable Hotel Galvez wedding. Secure your Hotel Galvez wedding booking by April 30, 2020, and you’ll get your choice of one of these awesome special booking incentives*:

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Our Maria Elena Headpieces Prize Winners!

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“Yara” Earrings: Maria Elena Headpieces | Photo: Jorge Embid | Fashion Director: Gisele Del Busto | Makeup & Hair: Miami Bridal Beauty | Gown: Mira Zwillinger | Lace: Romona Keveza
Our Maria Elena Headpieces prize winners scored gorgeous swag from the acclaimed bridal accessories atelier at our Feb. 26 I Do! Wedding Soiree.

And you better believe they were excited when their numbers were called during our door prize announcements at this week’s incredible Soiree! After all, their gifts are heirloom-quality pieces from one of the most beloved headpieces and accessories design houses in the world. A longtime favorite among celebrity brides, socialites and fashionistas, Maria Elena crowns, tiaras, halos, flower vines, combs, pins and bridal jewelry are intended to complement a variety of wedding gowns and bridal hairstyles, and be passed along for generations to come, after the big day is done. And we are certain that’s just what our prize winners will do! So, who are these lucky brides-to-be, and exactly what did they win? Click here to read the rest of this post »

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