Classic Nantucket Yacht Club Wedding

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+-*Amy and Malcolm wed on a foggy New England day at the beautiful First Congregational Church on Nantucket. After their ceremony, the couple and their guests made a ‘second line’-style walk over to the Nantucket Yacht Club for cocktails, dinner and dancing. I love that the couple paid homage to the island’s traditions from the boys’ Nantucket… [Continue reading]

DIY Bridesmaid Gift: Castile Soap Shampoo


+-*A few weeks ago, I shared a tutorial on making organic coconut milk conditioner and today I thought I’d share its sister tutorial: organic castile soap shampoo! If you thought the conditioner was easy-as-pie to make, you’re going to fall over when you see how easy the shampoo is. And if you’re like me and just… [Continue reading]

Classically Preppy Whitford Plantation Wedding

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+-*You may remember today’s couple from their chic coastal engagement session I recently shared. And today, I’m so thrilled to be sharing their gorgeous wedding! Camry and Eric wed at the stunning Whitford Plantation in New Bern, NC, and because the venue was already dripping with Southern charm, the couple didn’t need to do much in the way of decor. Together… [Continue reading]

Top 10 Preppy Bridal Shoes


+-*Editor’s Note: This post is sponsored by In the past few years, I’ve watched bridal shoe trends come to include almost everything under the sun – from sparkly heels to colorful pumps to wellies and even cowboy boots. While I love a bride to express her personality, nothing beats a good classic ivory pump with a bit of… [Continue reading]

Honeymoon Travel Guide: Gothenburg, Sweden


+-*Entry No. 50: Gothenburg, Sweden and surrounding islands I can’t believe it’s been almost *two* years since J&I took this “last hurrah” trip while living in Europe. I still have a few other European trips that I need to write guides for but today I thought I’d share a glimpse of our long weekend in Sweden: We… [Continue reading]

FOR SALE | Chic Engagement Prop: Rotary Phone(s)


+-*Ring-a-ding-ding! We’ve seen the typewriter and vintage camera trend with engagement sessions but I’m going to turn the spotlight on an overlooked relic of the past – the rotary phone! I fell in love with the classic lines and black and white palettes of European rotary phones while flea marketing in Belgium, Germany and France.… [Continue reading]

Traditional Nantucket Engagement

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+-*You can’t beat Nantucket as a backdrop for engagement photos and Erin and Kevin’s session proves it once again! Whether the couple is walking their dog on the dunes, snuggling on a weathered bench or kissing by a lighthouse, that quintessential New England charm surrounds them! / Images by Runaway Bride Nantucket.

Top 20 Must-Have Wedding Photos


+-*The wedding photo checklist. It’s a must for some brides (hi, I was one of those OCD brides circa 2008) and it’s an annoyance at best and an offense at worst to some photographers. This post is meant to straddle the fence and be of help to both brides and photographers alike. Brides – While your wedding can… [Continue reading]

Classically Preppy Dartmouth College Wedding


+-*Ali and Landon met and fell in love while studying for their undergrad degrees at Dartmouth College so it was only fitting that the couple wed at Rollins Chapel on the gorgeous New Hampshire campus. Ali got ready with her bridesmaids in a suite at the Hanover Inn and I love the pretty monogrammed shirts she gifted her… [Continue reading]

FOR SALE | Cream & Teal Olympia Typewriter


+-*As I’m sure you know, vintage typewriters are one of my favorite wedding details – for typing love notes or using them as a sweet guestbook alternative, they are just so stylish and charming. Today I’m sharing another of my favorites that I scooped up while living in Germany. It’s a vintage Olympia and I think it would… [Continue reading]

Classically Preppy Rhode Island Wedding


+-*Editor’s Note: Pulling this gem of a wedding from the archives because it’s certainly worth another look!  I’m always excited to share anything by New England photographer Erin McGinn and today’s wedding is certainly no exception. Lindsay and Dan wed at the gorgeous Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island, and Erin captured every easy,… [Continue reading]

DIY Bridesmaid Gift: Organic Bath Fizzies


+-*I love making my own apothecary goodies and they happen to make the sweetest additions to a bridesmaid basket or welcome box for your wedding guests. I recently whipped up some organic bath fizzies and because they were so easy to make and would be the prettiest wedding favors ever, I thought I’d share the process with… [Continue reading]