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Grove City College Engagement Session from Jenna Hidinger Photography featured on Burgh Brides Grove City College Engagement Session: Rachel & Paul - College was THE best, am I right?  Man, what I wouldn't give to relive that time of my life for just one day.  That's probably why I loved this Grove City College engagement session so much.  Besides GCC being just a stone's throw away from my alma mater – Allegheny College – this shoot from [...]
An Allegheny County Courthouse Wedding: 5 Things that Make it Unique from Burgh Brides An Allegheny County Courthouse Wedding: 5 Things that Make it Unique - An Allegheny County Courthouse wedding probably isn’t what you think.  This hidden gem of a downtown venue is challenging the old-fashioned misconceptions of a “courthouse wedding”.  When they hear that term, most people think of something fast, inexpensive, stress free, and simple.  Sure, you can certainly have that kind of wedding at the Courthouse.  But [...]
Katie Lynn's Photo Booth - Pittsburgh Wedding Photo Booth & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Katie Lynn's Photo Booth! - So much thought goes into planning out every.single.detail of your wedding.  It should be the same case with your photo booth.  With endless opportunities for customization, Katie Lynn's Photo Booth becomes one more wedding element where you can let your personalities shine!  The open-air concept keeps things nice and classy, while encouraging all of your [...]
Class Bride and Groom Wedding Day Attire: Modern Chic Wedding from Ryan Zarichnak Photography Featured on Burgh Brides Modern Chic Wedding at the Pennsylvanian: Mallory & Zach - Inspired by sophisticated style and clean lines, this wedding is about as chic as it gets.  Mallory has always adored the likes of Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Onassis.  When she married Zach, the pair channeled their styles as they designed a day that was timeless and refined.  They even dressed the part with the groom [...]
Newlyweds Moving In Together: 7 Valuable Tips You’re Sure to Need from Burgh Brides Newlyweds Moving In Together: 7 Valuable Tips You’re Sure to Need - Whether you’ll be living with your soon-to-be spouse before the wedding, or you’re waiting until after you’re officially married, transitioning to a co-habitating arrangement is not easy.  And if you’ve been living on your own for a while, this new way of life can be even harder.  Blending two independent lives, styles, financial statuses, and [...]
Outdoor Engagement Session Ideas: Sweet Outdoor Engagement Session from Kathryn Hyslop Photography featured on Burgh Brides Sweet Outdoor Engagement Session: Maggie & Nate - As the days get longer and the weather gets warmer, this outdoor engagement session is just want I need.  High school sweethearts Maggie and Nate love being in nature, and Nate even proposed by carving their initials into a tree.  A pre-wedding shoot in the great outdoors was the perfect fit for these two.  They [...]
Traveling Heart Productions: 4 Reasons She’s One of my FAVE Wedding Videographers Traveling Heart Productions: 4 Reasons She’s One of my FAVE Wedding Videographers - Do yourself a HUGE favor – save room in your wedding budget for a videographer. Now do yourself a second favor – hire Traveling Heart Productions. I promise that you will not regret either move.  Christina has been filming nuptials for four short years, but you would think she’s been around for decades.  Her films [...]
Get to know the latest Pittsburgh wedding stationery designer to join the Burgh Brides Vendor Guide - Oh Joyful Day! Introducing Oh Joyful Day & A Special Offer! - Heart-warming and heart-felt, the work of Oh Joyful Day is some of my favorite!  This wedding stationery designer uses her unique hand-lettering skills with her love of color and whimsical touches to create dreamy stationery suites.  From invites to day-of pieces, her work is sure to wow!  See more of it in the Burgh Brides [...]
Tented Wedding Reception Ideas: Soft & Romantic Outdoor Wedding from Oakwood Photo + Video featured on Burgh Brides Soft & Romantic Outdoor Wedding at Seven Springs: Lindsey & Jon - There never was an outdoor wedding more beautiful than this one.  Lindsey and John choose to celebrate their union at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in a gorgeous al fresco setting.  After a ceremony surrounded by trees, the newlyweds headed to the tented reception space.  And I'm telling you what – I've never seen a tent [...]
Getting Wedding Ready: 5 Tips to Help the Morning Run Smoothly from Burgh Brides Getting Wedding Ready: 5 Tips to Help the Morning Run Smoothly! - The morning of your wedding day will be spent getting beautified, celebrating with your best gal pals, and enjoying one final morning of being a single lady.  It’ll be a fun, emotional whirlwind, teetering between nostalgic and anticipation.  As you put those finishing touches on both yourself and your big day, be sure to follow [...]
Favorite Pittsburgh Bridal Shower Venues from Olive & Rose Events Favorite Pittsburgh Bridal Shower Venues from Olive & Rose Events - Still need a place to host your pre-wedding party?  Lucky for you, Kim of Olive & Rose Events is guest-blogging today about her favorite Pittsburgh bridal shower venues!  From downtown to the North Hills, the South Side to the Strip, there are hidden gem venues all over this city.  Some are charming, some of quirky, [...]
Owl Cleaners & Pittsburgh Gown Preservation - Pittsburgh Wedding Dress Cleaners & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Owl Cleaners & Pittsburgh Gown Preservation & A Special Offer! - Your bridal gown deserves special attention even after the wedding day.  Let Owl Cleaners & Pittsburgh Gown Preservation remove all of the grime, dirt, and stains that represent the FUN time you had.  From full preservation to cleanings and treatments and everything in between, this company has been taking care of precious garments for over [...]
Brides by Benedetti - Pittsburgh Wedding Hair Stylist & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Brides by Benedetti! - Want to have a REAL celebrity hair stylist take care of your wedding do?  Then you HAVE to meet Brides by Benedetti!  Courtney is the former Head of the Hair Department for The Tonight Show and has worked on the manes of many recognizable names.  But her greatest joy comes from working with brides and [...]
Watercolor Wedding Invitations: Blue Beach Inspired Wedding from Leeann Marie, Wedding Photographers featured on Burgh Brides Blue Beach Inspired Wedding at Phipps Conservatory: Ashley & Rory - When you can't take your wedding to the beach, you bring the beach to your wedding.  Ashley and Rory wanted a sun-and-surf vibe for their big day, but they didn't want a destination affair.  They settled for the next best thing – an outdoor ceremony, a dreamy mix of oceanic details, and a party in [...]
Sexy City Engagement Session from Palermo Photography featured on Burgh Brides Sexy City Engagement Session: Jacquelyn & Cody - Va va voom…this city engagement session is about to break the mold!  Jacquelyn and Cody love dressing up, and their wanted their pre-wedding pics with Palermo Photography to be a preview of their black tie wedding.  So they made things extra fancy!  That meant a daring lace dress with a deep V, black heels, and [...]
Sage Green, Taupe, & Ivory Wedding Inspiration from Burgh Brides Sage Green, Taupe, & Ivory Wedding Inspiration - Naturally elegant and subtly rustic, this sage green, taupe, & ivory wedding inspiration is both versatile and modern.  The earthy tone of taupe and the ever-classic ivory keep things neutral, but sage green adds just a soft touch of color.  Together, this muted palette is anything but boring.  Incorporate soft details with silk ribbons, airy [...]
La Pomponnee Beauty Artisans: 7 Reasons I LOVE This Hair and Makeup Team - Wanna “get dolled up” on your wedding day?  Meet La Pomponnee Beauty Artisans.  This salon is a favorite of mine and I just know you’re going to love them too.  From their French-glam-meets-urban-chic vibe to their friendly stylists to their unmatched beauty skills, La Pomponnee is THE hair and makeup team you want working for [...]
Bold & Colorful Wedding at the Gardens of Stonebridge: Nichole & Arnold Bold & Colorful Wedding at the Gardens of Stonebridge: Nichole & Arnold - With it's subtle literary theme, an eclectic mix of styles, and a whole lot of personality, Nichole and Arnold's colorful wedding at the Gardens of Stonebridge is one worth seeing.  The outdoor, summer affair was inspired by “The Secret Garden”, with roses, keys, ivy, and quotes from the novel taking center stage in many of the [...]
Purple Bridesmaids Dresses: Soft Lavender & Gray Wedding at the Pittsburgh Field Club from Laura Kathleen Photography featured on Burgh Brides Soft Lavender & Gray Wedding at the Pittsburgh Field Club: Jacquelyn & Steve - With a soft lavender and gray color palette, this Pittsburgh Field Club wedding is the epitome of feminine romance.  It was exactly the wedding Jacquelyn had always dreamed of.  Ever since she was a little girl, this self-proclaimed lover of Beauty and the Beast longed for an elegant, soft look for her wedding day.  Thanks [...]
Seven Springs Mountain Resort - Pittsburgh Wedding Venue & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Seven Springs Mountain Resort! - When it comes to breathtaking outdoor views and stunning indoor setting, Seven Springs Mountain Resort brings the best of both worlds.  With several venues – both inside and out – plus on-site entertainment, an award-winning staff, and a commitment to making your wedding day everything you dreamed, Seven Springs is an excellent venue choice for [...]
Honeymoon Must Haves Every Newlywed Will Love from Burgh Brides Honeymoon Must Haves Every Newlywed Will Love! - Whether you're headed to a relaxing tropical resort or busy European adventure, these honeymoon must haves are perfect for any newlywed!  Celebrate your “just married” status by treating yourself to one of these adorable Etsy finds.  From a cute tee that will let your fellow airplane passengers know exactly what you're celebrating to a travel [...]
Blue, White, and Orange Wedding Tablescape: Modern Minimalist Inspired Wedding Styled Shoot from JPC Event Group and Dawn Derbyshire Photography Modern Minimalist Inspired Wedding Styled Shoot - A minimalist inspired wedding doesn't need much to make it beautiful, and the same goes for this styled shoot designed by JPC Event Group and shot by Dawn Derbyshire Photography.  To show off their new up-and-coming event space, Riverfront Weddings, the team put together a look that was simultaneously glamorous and streamlined.  The covered outdoor [...]
Pastel Antique Inspired Wedding from Jenna Hidinger Photography featured on Burgh Brides Pastel Antique Inspired Wedding: Kate & Christian - This antique inspired wedding is vintage meets rustic meets shabby chic.  Kate and Christian met while attending college and when it came time to plan their big day, the couple stayed close to home.  Rather than renting a reception venue, the bride's dad's garage was transformed into an soiree-worthy space!  It's incredible!  Just wait until [...]
How We Celebrated the Royal Wedding! Burgh Brides & Jessica Garda Events Royal Wedding Watch Party How We Celebrated the Royal Wedding! - Because I somehow didn't get invited to Harry and Meghan's wedding (shocking, I know), Jessica Garda Events and I decided to host a Royal Wedding Watch Party instead!  The event was a smashing success fit for a prince and princess, and I'm so excited to share these photos from Low-Key Love with you!  If you [...]
Why Meghan Markle's Wedding Dress Could Have More Meaning than You Think Why Meghan Markle's Wedding Dress Could Have More Meaning than You Think - After month's of anticipation, we FINALLY got to see it yesterday – Meghan Markle's wedding dress!  The long-awaited reveal came as the now-Duchess of Sussex stepped out of a vintage burgundy Rolls Royce in front of St. George's chapel.  Proving every single speculation wrong, the bride chose a rather simple, structural, double bonded silk cady haute [...]
Wedding Planning Stress: 6 Ways to Deal with It - If you’re nerves are shot and you’re looking for a few ways to deal with wedding planning stress, you’ve come to the right place today.  I’ve said it many times before…weddings don’t have to be stressful.  They really don’t.  But that doesn’t mean they aren’t.  I’ll be the first to admit that I wanted to rip my [...]
Romantic Summer Engagement Session from Anna Laero Photography featured on Burgh Brides Romantic Summer Engagement Session: Lauren & Jesse - Even though they opted for a destination wedding in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina, Lauren and Jesse still wanted a Pittsburgh engagement session.  Being a photographer herself (of Lauren Renee Designs fame), Lauren knows some of the most beautiful shoot locations in the city, and Mellon Park is one of her favorites.  It's for good reason [...]
Introducing Kelli Burns Entertainment! - Just like the intro to this video says, you have one chance to do it right.  “It” being your wedding music, and Kelli Burns Entertainment will definitely get it right.  This team of talented DJs is known for their professionalism, signature bridal party introductions, and going above and beyond to make sure the music and [...]
Pink & Gold Wedding Invitations with Glitter: Elegant Blush & Gold Wedding from Annie O'Neil Photography featured on Burgh Brides Elegant Blush & Gold Wedding at the Omni Bedford Springs: Brittany & Chris - I'm pretty sure that the ballroom of the Omni Bedford Springs was just made for a blush & gold wedding, don't you think?  The grand fireplace, brocade wallpaper, ornate sconces, heavy pink curtains, and overall architecture ooze romance, as does this modern day color palette.  Put them both together and it's a match made in [...]
5 Tips for Giving a Killer Wedding Toast from Burgh Brides 5 Tips for Giving a Killer Wedding Toast - Are you a best man, maid of honor, or even father of the bride?  Then listen up!  You have a BIG responsibility at the wedding…giving a toast.  Some people cringe at the thought of speaking in public, but it’s part of the job for these important wedding players.  In front of all of the couple’s family and [...]
Adam Michaels Photography - Pittsburgh Wedding Photographer & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Adam Michaels Photography & A Special Offer! - When I look at pictures from Adam Michaels Photography, I have a hard time deciding what's prettier – the landscape or the couple itself.  Inspired by architecture, environmental elements, and his world-wide travels, Adam creates epic works of art with his photographs.  He's acutely aware of his surroundings and uses them to his advantage, and [...]
Peach and Navy Bridesmaids Dresses: Fresh Navy & Peach Wedding from Leeann Marie, Wedding Photographers featured on Burgh Brides Fresh Navy & Peach Wedding at the History Center: Laura & Tommy - Bright and fresh, a navy blue and peach wedding color palette was perfect for the couple's July affair.  When Laura was a little girl, her grandmother nicknamed her “piccinina” – an Italian word pronounced “peach-a-nina”.  The name stuck with Laura, as did an affinity for that shade.  When planning her big day, the bride wanted [...]
Groomsmen Gift Ideas that are Anything but Lame from Burgh Brides Groomsmen Gift Ideas that are Anything but Lame! - Are you having trouble coming up with some groomsmen gift ideas?  Guys are really hard to shop for, and now you have to shop for MULTIPLE GUYS.  I don't blame you for being stressed out.  To be honest, most of the shopping guides out there are completely lame.  Skip anything with the word “groomsman” on [...]