A Romantic White & Forest Green Wedding at Sam Houston Hotel

The bride and groom smiling as the bride holds her all white bouquet.
Photo: Christina Elliott Photography | Venue: Sam Houston Hotel

Chloe and Chris’ love story is a match made in heaven. Since 2018, when their dating profiles perfectly matched on three dating apps, the couple has been inseparable since. Flash forward a few years when Chris popped the question to Chloe with a magical proposal surrounded by her family Click here to read the rest of this post »

Glam Ballroom Wedding in the Houston Museum District

The groom looking at the bride as she holds a bouquet.
Photo: The Rylands Photo Co. | Invitation Suite: Bering’s | Wedding Entertainment: Danny Ray and the Atlantic Street Band

Lindsay and Jake’s love story began in Oklahoma, where they were both attending school. The couple met on a dating app, as many people do these days. The bride says, “We only went on a handful of dates before I ended up having hip surgery. Jake was so caring and helpful for only knowing me for a short time. I knew he was special!”

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White, Ivory and Taupe Destination Wedding in Los Cabos

The bride and groom aside the Sea of Cortez at Los Cabos.
Photo: Sara Richardson Photography | Wedding Gown: Belle Ame Bridal

Tara and Bryce met in high school and fell in love. The couple both attended Oklahoma State University and moved to Houston after graduation, where they began building a beautiful life together.

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Ashley Turner Stuns in Houston Skyline Bridal Session By Ama By Aisha

Bride, Ashley Turner, stares directly into camera wearing long lashes, pink lip gloss and a bejeweled lace veil which covers the bottom portion of her face.
Photo: Ama by Aisha

Houston boasts a variety of picturesque locations for bridals, engagement and wedding portraits, but our favorite city’s skyline is an undeniably stunning backdrop. Daughter of Houston’s Mayor Turner, influencer and blog writer Ashley Turner, recently said I do, and her bridals are anything but ordinary. A fairytale-inspired wedding gown (complete with a sweeping ruffled train), a long lace veil and a bejeweled bridal headpiece completed Ashley’s glam look while the setting sun cast the dreamiest glow on the tall downtown buildings behind her.

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My Life As An Engaged & Confused Bride: Starting The Wedding Planning Journey

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Photo: Libby Neder Photography

My name is Tara and I am the Production Manager here at Weddings in Houston. In October 2019, I got engaged to my best friend after over four years together. I was ecstatic, finally all of my “wedding industry knowledge” could be put to use in planning my own wedding! I quickly found out that being on the bride’s side of things is entirely different from the wedding media and marketing side.

Engaged couples have their own set of challenges—challenges that I, myself, have now been experiencing throughout my own wedding planning journey. In addition, with everything going on in the world, we engaged couples are having to navigate wedding planning in an unprecedented way. We are having to utilize virtual venue tours, video calls with potential vendors, and more to plan our upcoming weddings during a pandemic. – All while trying to remain hopeful that everything will be able to go as “planned”.  I found that getting started was the hardest part of my own wedding planning process.

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