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Navy Blue Wedding at Pittsburgh Botanic Garden from Tyler Norman Photography featured on Burgh Brides Navy Blue Wedding at Pittsburgh Botanic Garden: Monica & Conrad - Navy blue is one of my favorite colors so it’s no wonder that this wedding totally stole my heart.  With a color palette of varying shades of blue – navy, turquoise, teal, and even a grayish blue – punched with peach, blush, and mint, Monica and Conrad’s big day was modeled after the bride’s love [...]
Urban Rooftop Engagement Session from Rachel Tokarski Photography featured on Burgh Brides Urban Rooftop Engagement Session: Carly & Jared - A freezing, gray, cloudy (typical) Pittsburgh day didn’t stop Carly and Jared’s rooftop engagement session with Rachel Tokarski Photography from being totally amazing.  This lucky pair has their very own apartment building to thank for this incredible view.  From there, they headed to the Cultural District since these two are self-proclaimed “theater nerds”.  Throw in [...]
6 Wedding Dress Trends You'll See A Lot of in 2017 from Burgh Brides 6 Wedding Dress Trends You’ll See A Lot of in 2017 - October’s New York Bridal Fashion Week presented to the world the hottest wedding dress trends for 2017.  Bridal fashion is where clothing design and art meet tradition, and it never ceases to amaze me.  From bows to sleeves, here are a few of my favorites looks that I think we’ll be seeing everywhere this year! [...]
Win an Engagement Session from Oakwood Photo & Video Win an Engagement Session with Oakwood Photo & Video! - Good news, Burgh Brides fans!  You could win a FREE engagement session with Oakwood Photo & Video!  As if that isn’t sweet enough, the winner will also receive an extra hour of coverage on their wedding day.  AH-MAZ-ING! Oakwood is one of my FAVORITE photo/video teams and their boho, whimsy, rustic style is ethereal, folksy, [...]
Lavender Shabby Chic Wedding at Destiny Hill Farm from David Burke Photographer featured on Burgh Brides Lavender Shabby Chic Wedding at Destiny Hill Farm: Angela & Donnie - Today’s shabby chic wedding is all kinds of pretty!  What started as a potential career connection quickly blossomed into true love.  One picnic proposal and four years later, Angela and Donnie exchanged vows on a hot July day.  The couple let their big day be inspired by their chosen venue, Destiny Hill Farm.  This meant [...]
How to Plan a Wedding: The First 5 Things You Need to Do - The question has been asked, the engagement has been announced, and you’ve shown off that sparkly ring.  Now, you probably find yourself Googling “How to Plan a Wedding” because the reality of the situation has finally set it – YOU NEED TO PLAN A WEDDING AND YOU HAVE NO IDEA WHERE TO START.  Lucky for [...]
Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Purple Wagon Designs Introducing Purple Wagon Designs & A Special Offer! - If you aren’t already excited about your save the dates, invites, and other wedding stationery, you definitely will be after meeting Kimberly of Purple Wagon Designs.  She makes this part of wedding planning stress free and she has a special talent for combining artistry and function.  Wedding paper perfection!  Learn all about her in the [...]
Glittery White & Silver Wedding from Alison Mish Photography featured on Burgh Brides Glittery White & Silver Wedding at the Willow Room: Corrine & Brandon - Today’s feature is exactly why I love winter weddings.  Corrine had never dreamed of getting hitched in the cold months, but she and Brandon somehow ended up with a January 23 wedding date.  And what a gorgeous day it was!  Inspired by the shades of the season, the color palette included silver, pewter, and ivory.  [...]
Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member: Ciel Cosmetics Introducing Ciel Cosmetics & A Special Offer! - Clare, the artist behind Ciel Cosmetics, has been transforming faces in Pittsburgh for over 10 years.  But more importantly, she’s been instilling confidence in her clients.  With a unique combination of listening, asking, and getting to know her brides, Clare can not only make you look beautiful, she’ll make you feel it too!  And what [...]
Pantone Color of the Year Greenery Wedding Inspiration from Burgh Brides Pantone Color of the Year: Greenery - Are you as in love with the Pantone Color of the Year as I am?  Greenery is a shade that reminds me of spring – it’s fresh, organic, vibrant, and revitalizing.  Pantones describe it as “symbolic of new beginnings” and what is more of a new beginning than a wedding?  Celebrate the start of your [...]
Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member: Kathryn Hyslop Photography Introducing Kathryn Hyslop Photography & A Special Offer! - Looking for a relaxed photographer who will work her tail off to get to know you and your style?  Love a mix of natural light photography and dramatic, creative shots?  Enter Kathryn Hyslop Photography.  She’ll have you covered on both of those fronts, plus a few more.  Get to know her in the Vendor Guide! [...]
Vintage Romance Pittsburgh Wedding at Longue Vue Club from Eva Lin Photography featured on Burgh Brides Vintage Romance Inspired Wedding at Longue Vue Club: Robin & Justin - There is something about a vintage romance inspired wedding that is just so…well…romantic!  Like total le swooning over here.  That’s what today’s real wedding feature will have you doing. After Robin and Justin’s friendship blossomed into love, these two high school sweethearts finally tied the knot.  For their wedding day, Robin wanted to recreate all [...]
Best of Burgh Brides 2016: Wedding Moments Best of 2016: Wedding Moments - So many wedding moments from this past year have just given me all the feels.  A good laugh between a bride and her girls while they’re getting ready, the always favorite first look, a dad’s tears as he walks his girl down the aisle, the excitement as a bride and groom are pronounced husband and [...]
Best of Burgh Brides 2016: Pittsburgh Engagement Sessions Best of 2016: Pittsburgh Engagement Sessions - I love Pittsburgh engagement sessions almost as much as I love Pittsburgh weddings.  There have been some incredible e-shoots featured on Burgh Brides in the past year.  From vintage themed complete with antique props to brewery-inspired with a few drafts to clean and classic, here are the best engagement shoots from 2016! Sarah & Brian [...]
Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member: Mediterra Bakehouse Introducing Mediterra Bakehouse! - Guys, I’ve got a sweet tooth that won’t quit.  So I know a good treat when I see one.  And Mediterra Bakehouse creates some of the best I’ve seen or tasted…EVER.  For the prettiest, most mouth-watering of desserts, pay them a visit in the Vendor Guide! Plus, if you mention Burgh Brides when booking, you’ll [...]
Cozy & Bold Winter Styled Shoot from Jenni Grace Photography featured on Burgh Brides A Cozy & Bold Winter Styled Shoot - Winter and a wedding don’t naturally go together, especially in Pittsburgh.  But this styled shoot should be enough to convince you that getting married in the cold months can be quite beautiful.  An A-list team of vendors, including Burgh Brides friends Jenni Grace Photography, Purple Wagon Designs, and The Blue Daisy Floral Designs, came together [...]
Best of Burgh Brides 2016: Wedding Dresses Best of 2016: Wedding Dresses - Let’s be honest…everyone’s favorite part of Burgh Brides is seeing all of the ah.maz.ing wedding dresses.  You can tell so much about a bride’s personality from what she chooses to wear on her wedding day.  Loose and boho?  She’s someone I’d want to hang out with on the weekends.  Ballroom and rhinestones?  A classic gal [...]
Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member: Sandrachile Introducing Sandrachile! - This photo captures the pure magic that is Sandrachile.  She’s colorful, fun, and vivacious.  Her love of life and her art is infectious, and her heart lies in giving back to people and the planet.  Sounds like someone you’d want around on your wedding day, doesn’t it?  I know she’d love to photograph it!  Go [...]
An Engagement Session at Pittsburgh's Most Famous Site from Ayres Photography featured on Burgh Brides An Engagement Session at Pittsburgh’s Most Famous Sites: Laura & Joe - Now you know this wedding blogger is totally loving this engagement session at some of Pittsburgh’s most famous sites… Pittsburgh is famous for a lot of things.  Steel.  Six Super Bowl rings.  French fries on sandwiches.  You know…all the important things in life.  But what do I personally love the most about our city?  The [...]
Best of Burgh Brides 2016: Wedding Details Best of 2016: Wedding Details & Ideas - Wedding details are my love language.  Seriously.  If you want to get to my heart’s epicenter, show me a beautifully designed tablescape or a thoughtful way a bride incorporated a family heirloom or what a couple did to honor the friend who introduced them.  These ideas, while seemingly small, are what makes a wedding a [...]
Gift Ideas for the Newly Engaged from Burgh Brides Local Gift Ideas for the Newly Engaged - With proposal season in full swing, I’m sure you know a person or two who just popped the question.  Congrats to them!  Kill two birds with one stone by shopping small and local AND celebrating their new relationship status.  Here are my favorite gift ideas for the newly engaged, all of them from small businesses [...]
Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member: Poppy Events Introducing Poppy Events! - While Poppy Events may be new to the Pittsburgh wedding industry, Christine and Katy are seasoned pros.  With over 15 years of experience in various roles in the wedding and event planning world, these two are local experts.  Whether you hire them to plan your entire day, your engagement party, your bridal shower, all of [...]
Intimate Romantic Wedding at the LeMont from Jeannine Bonadio Photography Featured on Burgh Brides Intimate Romantic Wedding at the LeMont: Christine & Ryan - Surrounded by just 46 of their closest family and friends, Christine and Ryan exchanged vows at Pittsburgh’s iconic LeMont restaurant.  Intimate but oozing with romance, this small affair was the perfect combo of city chic and DIY.  Being that the couple was on a strict budget, most of the decor, including the wine bottle centerpieces, [...]