Vintage Chic Wedding Styled Shoot at The Carriage House

Man leaning over a bench kissing a woman in a long white gown inside a white outdoor structure adorned with orange, red and blush colored blooming florals and greenery on the lawn of the Carriage in Conroe, Texas.
Photo: Amy Maddox Photography | Video: EP Films | Venue: The Carriage House | Invitations: Bering’s | Florals: Dream Bouquet | Rentals: Avalon Event Rentals | Live Painter: Rendered Moments | Cake: Marblelous Cakes | Dress: Parvani Vida | HMUA: Polished Makeup and Hair | Jewelry: I W Marks | Transportation: Monarch Limo

The age-old saying “something old and something new” doesn’t just have to apply to your bridal look! Why not incorporate it into your wedding day décor to inspire the vintage chic wedding of your dreams? This lovely styled shoot at The Carriage House does just that, and we can’t get enough! Amy Maddox Photography and EP Films captured all the delicate details of this shoot, and we’re elated to share it with you. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Designed to Perfection: Mod Effect Events

White wedding reception dinner with glass candle holders and pillar candles.
Photo: Mac Anthony Photography

“If you can dream it, we can get it created,” says Francisca Ezeadum, owner and in-house designer of Mod Effect Events.

Started in 2009 as an event-planning service, Mod Effect has blossomed into more since adding décor rentals in 2016. They carry everything from luxury décor, furniture, and tableware to fresh and silk florals to make a bride or groom’s dreams into reality.

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Stunning Style Shoot At Hotel Granduca

DC Stanley Photography, Hotel Granduca, Black wedding dress, white wedding dress
Photo: DC Stanley Photography | Video: J. Ernest Media | Venue: Hotel Granduca | Flowers and Decor: Mod Effects Events | Hair and Makeup: Polished Makeup & Hair | Cake: Common Bond Cafe & Bakery | Jewelry: Shaftel Diamonds | Gowns: Modern Affinity

Join us as we travel today to the Palace of the Duke– Hotel Granduca. Reminiscent of an Italian villa, Hotel Granduca, in Houston is an inspiration from the life of Adalberto Malatesta, Granduca of Monfallito. Our style shoot showcases the exquisite jewel box feel of this boutique Houston Hotel, a hidden gem for intimate weddings, that exudes the warmth of a grand home, with exquisite old-world style and service but with all the modern amenities.

Our first look consists of fresh spring details with our model in a white lace ballgown. Dropdown pear-shaped peach morganites were the earrings of choice from Shaftel Diamonds. Mod Effects Events beautifully displayed arrangements of fanciful roses and peonies in shades of violet and magenta that fit the airy setting created by Hotel Granduca‘s window wall. This evergreen theme made for an ethereal look that conveyed the feeling of spring and was magnificently captured by DC Stanley Photography, with video (to come) by J. Ernest Media.

Next, for a change of scenery and style, we dove deep into the mystery of dark accents, glowing candle lights, and enchanting roses. Modern Affinity provided the stunning black lace gown that exuded sophisticated elegance, while Polished Makeup & Hair complemented it with a smokey eye, softly curled pony and a bold red lip. Common Bond Bistro & Bakery added to the theme by designing a cake with cascading red roses. Dramatic and romantic would best describe this alluring candlelit look that suits the bold but warm ambiance of Hotel Granduca.

Hotel Granduca is a must-visit as you search for locations to host your wedding events. Whether you are looking for an intimate ceremony by the pool, a beautiful ballroom reception, a rehearsal dinner in the exquisite restaurant or a bridal tea in the library to the music of a harpist, and central accommodations for your out-of-town guests, Hotel Granduca offers it all.

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Refined and Modern Downtown Wedding Shoot at Four Seasons Hotel Houston

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Photo: Amy Maddox Photography | Venue: Four Seasons Hotel Houston

Newly renovated (think modern industrial touches and touchable textures) Four Seasons Hotel Houston is the city chic backdrop for this sophisticated, modern downtown wedding shoot. Event planner and designer Malleret Designs showcases the most desirable wedding trends of 2021 while also incorporating timeless and polished details which won’t fade with time. Malleret Designs says, “Four Seasons is known for its excellent five-star services worldwide, and we wanted to exemplify all of that.”

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A Bright And Beautiful Citrus-Themed Wedding Shoot

citrus themed wedding
Photo: Amy Maddox Photography | Hair + Makeup: Polished Makeup & Hair | Gown: Belle Âme Bridal

When life gives you oranges and lemons… you create a bright and beautiful citrus-themed wedding shoot!

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