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Glamorous City Wedding from Lavender Leigh Photography featured on Burgh Brides Glamorous City Wedding at the Heinz History Center: Ashley & Matthew - Combining classic details and hints of glamour, this city wedding at the Heinz History Center is all things lovely!  Ashley and Matthew love Pittsburgh and they wanted to show off their city to their family and friends.  What better place to do just that than in the Strip District?  The bride and groom agreed and [...]
Bachelor Boys Band - Pittsburgh Wedding Band & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Bachelor Boys Band! - There is nothing I love more than live music. When there's a band at a wedding, I'm literally in heaven. One of my FAVORITE sources of wedding entertainment is Bachelor Boys Band and I'm thrilled to say they're now a part of the Burgh Brides Vendor Guide!  Customizable in size and full of some of [...]
Dusty Blue Bridesmaids Dresses: Berry & Dusty Blue Wedding at the Duquesne Power Center from Tara Bennett Photography featured on Burgh Brides Berry & Dusty Blue Wedding at the Duquesne Power Center: Carly & Adam - Thanks to whimsical fashions and lush florals, an enchanted forest theme came to life at this dusty blue wedding.  A pale, Parisian-inspired shade of blue was beautifully accented by navy, gold, and a bright burst of berry pink.  While this tone flattered all of the bridesmaids, Carly looked like a fairy tale princess in her [...]
Alyssa Thomas Events - Pittsburgh Wedding Planner & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Alyssa Thomas Events! - Whimsical, colorful, and completely swoon worthy are words that adequately describe the work of Alyssa Thomas Events. This fashion marketing professional turned wedding planner combines her eye for design with a “get it done” attitude to execute events that are perfectly styled and meticulously organized. It's a winning combination, and it's just one reason I'm [...]
Greenery Wedding Invitations: Greenery Inspired Wedding at the Butler Country Club from Kristen Wynn Photography featured on Burgh Brides Greenery Inspired Wedding at the Butler Country Club: Morgan & Eric - With foliage abounding, this greenery inspired wedding is like a breath of fresh air.  A color palette of sage, soft taupe-y pink, gray, and navy helped to set the stage for an organically chic celebration at the Butler Country Club.  Natural-inspired elements made an appearance in everything from the invitations featuring watercolor leaves to the [...]
A Wedding Storage Unit: 6 Reasons Why It Might Be a Good Idea from Burgh Brides A Wedding Storage Unit: 6 Reasons Why It Might Be a Good Idea - Hey brides to be, have you ever thought about renting a wedding storage unit?  Ok, I know what you’re probably thinking but hear me out on this one!  A self-storage facility just might be the answer to many of your wedding planning woes.  From providing more space for all of that wedding STUFF to keeping [...]
Roost - Pittsburgh Wedding Venue & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Roost! - If you're looking for urban luxury in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh, look no further than Roost. Not only does this chic but hip restaurant offer delectable cuisine, but they are also home to a modern yet flexible event space.  Perfect for big and small crowds, Roost is uniquely decorated but still very much a [...]
All in Good Taste Productions - Pittsburgh Wedding Caterer & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing All in Good Taste Productions! - If you're looking to make your guests' mouths water, All in Good Taste Productions in the way to go.  The reputation of this Pittsburgh caterer precedes them, and with a resume that reads “personal chef for the Heinz family,” you know you're in good hands.  Whether you're going for casual comfort food or high end [...]
Gold Rhinestone Wedding Shoes: Sparkly Gold Wedding at Longue Vue Club from Jeannine Bonadio Photography featured on Burgh Brides Sparkly Gold Wedding at Longue Vue Club: Julie & Chad - This GORGEOUS gold wedding contains so much sparkle that you just might need your sunglasses!  You might recognize Julie and Chad from their urban rooftop engagement session.  They went with something a little bit different for their September celebration – all out glitz and glam!  Classic gold, ivory, and black was brightened with bright magenta, [...]
Sprinkled Donuts on White and Teal Plates Blue Table Runner and Glassware: Blowouts, Bubbly, & Brunch Bridal Shower Inspiration from Jessica Garda Events and Palermo Photography featured on Burgh Brides Blowouts, Bubbly, & Brunch Bridal Shower Inspiration - Blowouts, bubbly, and brunch, oh my!  This styled shoot puts a fresh new spin on the traditional bridal shower and bridesmaids outing.  Instead of the old standard, think outside the box when it comes to celebrating your engaged status with your gal pals.  Jessica Garda Events loves the idea of getting pampered and then cheers-ing [...]
Live Painting by Jaison - Pittsburgh Live Wedding Painter & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Live Painting by Jaison! - Bring an artist's touch to your special day with Live Painting by Jaison! Your memories will be captured in a creative way, while your guests will be treated to something they haven't seen before. With packages starting at just $850 and that include everything from the consultation to finishing work to delivery of a ready-to-hang [...]
Wedding Ceremony Exit Ideas: Elegant Black & White Wedding at Noah's Event Venue: Mallory & Mark Elegant Black & White Wedding at Noah's Event Venue: Mallory & Mark - A black & white wedding is always elegant, but this one takes it to a whole new level.  Mallory and Mark love hosting and planning parties, so they pulled out all of the stops when it came time for their big day.  They knew this was a once-in-a-lifetime event, so they wanted to make it [...]
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens - Pittsburgh Wedding Venue & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens! - Combining botanical beauty with refined elegance, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Garens offers a wedding setting unlike any other.  It's easy to see why it was named the Best Garden Wedding Venue in the World by both Elle and Harper's Bazaar.  Where else can you say “I do” surrounded by lush florals, tropical plants, and world-class [...]
https://www.pinterest.com/acarfang/mauve-and-copper-wedding-inspiration/ Copper & Mauve Wedding Inspiration - What’s more beautiful than a soft mauve wedding palette? How about this beautiful color with a touch of sparkle?! This mauve and metallic copper palette is perfect for any season. Mix in dark accents for the cooler months and lots of greenery during the spring and summer. Copper geometric shapes and mercury votives will be [...]
Bramblewood - Pittsburgh Wedding Venue & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Bramblewood & A Special Offer! - Rustic elegance meets farm-to-table hospitality at Bramblewood.  With breathtaking views, abundant fields of vegetables and flowers, sweet-smelling fruit orchards, and a jaw-dropping open span barn, this venue seemingly has it all.  It isn't until after you learn of their attention to detail, level of service, and commitment to providing an authentic experience that you realize [...]
Pink and Gray Bridal Party: Blush Pink Outdoor Wedding at the Allegheny County Courthouse from Jenna Hidinger Photography featured on Burgh Brides Blush Pink Outdoor Wedding at the Allegheny County Courthouse: Kathryn & Chase - Fresh and romantic, this pink outdoor wedding is the stuff dreams are made of.  Blush, gold, and ivory decorated the Allegheny County Courthouse – a perfect venue choice for this immigrant-lawyer-bride.  After a breathtaking ceremony on the historic grand staircase, which was lined with glimmering candles, the party continued in the courtyard around a bubbling [...]
Airport Engagement Session from Dawn Derbyshire Photography featured on Burgh Brides Airport Engagement Session: Alyssa & Nate - Get ready to be taken up, up, and away with this airport engagement session from Dawn Derbyshire Photography!  Nate, a budding pilot and aviation aficionado, was totally game when Alyssa proposed the Butler Regional Airport as the location for this unique photo shoot.  Dancing in the hanger, snuggling in the cockpit, hanging out on the [...]
Redford DJs - Pittsburgh Wedding DJ & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Redford DJs! - One of the most fun weddings I've ever been to was that of my friends, Kimi and Chris.  A Christmas themed-affair, amazing food, and a dance floor that was packed all night thanks to Redford DJs.  With over 100 weddings under his belt, Kevin's experience is what sets him apart from the competition.  A classic [...]
Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh Southpointe - Pittsburgh Wedding Venue & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing the Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh Southpointe! - Indoor and outdoor space, a blank canvas kind of feel, in-house everything, AND a friendly, knowledge staff just waiting to make your wedding dreams come true?  The Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh Southpointe really does have it all!  With multiple banquet rooms, this wedding venue is fit for crowds of 50 to 750!  To learn more [...]
Lush Bridal Bouquet with Silk Ribbons: Modern Garden Inspired Wedding at the Pittsburgh Golf Club from Palermo Photography featured on Burgh Brides Modern Garden Inspired Wedding at the Pittsburgh Golf Club: Susannah & Bryan - The whimsical elements and dark green, navy, and white color palette of this garden inspired wedding is going to make it a quick favorite among Burgh Brides readers.  With the help of floral genius GreenSinner, Susannah and Bryan were able to take several themes – including Alice in Wonderland, A Midsummer Night's Dream, AND a [...]
A Hartwood Acres Wedding: 5 Ways to Tell If It's for You A Hartwood Acres Wedding: 5 Ways to Tell If It's for You - If you’re on the fence about a Hartwood Acres wedding, today’s post should clear up any hesitation. Owned and managed by the Allegheny County Parks since 1976, Hartwood Acres has long been a local favorite for its summer concerts and hiking and biking trails. But this 629-acre estate recently became home to some of Pittsburgh’s [...]
Pittsburgh Wedding Videographer Dorosh Documentaries Burgh Brides Introducing Dorosh Documentaries! - If you want to not only love your wedding video, but be absolutely unable to stop watching it, Dorosh Documentaries is for you.  This husband and wife video team creates moving love stories that are cinematically modern but that will stand the test of time.  To laugh, cry, and feel the joy of your wedding [...]
Jewel Tone Bridesmaids Dresses: Bold Sangria Wedding at the University Club from Jenna Hidinger Photography featured on Burgh Brides Bold Sangria Wedding at the University Club: Bethany & Phil - Varying shades of magenta and purple come together in this sangria wedding that is sure to brighten your day.  From the geometric print wedding invitations to the Dessy bridesmaids dresses to the textural bouquets, jewel tones abounded in Bethany and Phil's big day.  The pair brought together an eclectic mix of inspiration – from red [...]
Pittsburgh Engagement Photo Ideas: Summery North Shore Engagement Session from Leeann Marie, Wedding Photographers featured on Burgh Brides Summery North Shore Engagement Session: Juliana & Dan - This North Shore engagement session is the stuff Pittsburgh photo shoots are made of!  Bright yellow bridges, still waters, a light breeze, and the iconic city skyline in the background…it doesn't get much better.  These two – along with the lady behind the camera Leeann Marie, Wedding Photographers – spent a beautiful summer morning exploring [...]
Pink Wedding Day Bouquets & Gold Sequin Bridesmaids Dresses: Bright Vintage Inspired Wedding from Lauren Renee Designs featured on Burgh Brides Bright Vintage Inspired Wedding at the Grand Estate at Hidden Acres: Shannon & Ryan - Taking place on the property of a breathtaking mansion and incorporating lots of DIY details, this vintage inspired wedding combines the best of both worlds.  With it's strolling grounds, lush gardens, and castle-style dwelling The Grand Estate at Hidden Acres provided an opulent background to Shannon and Ryan's nuptials.  But thanks to some family heirlooms, [...]
Citrus Wedding Inspiration for Every Summer Bride from Burgh Brides! Citrus Wedding Inspiration for Every Summer Bride - I don't mean to put the squeeze on you, but I think you're going to love this citrus wedding inspiration!  (See what I did there?)  Orange, yellow, coral, peach, and shades of green pack a big dose of Vitamin C…with C standing for COLOR!  Bright, bold, and anything but basic, this color palette is not for [...]
The Grand Estate at Hidden Acres - Pittsburgh Wedding Venue & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing The Grand Estate at Hidden Acres! - If you think this is incredible, just wait until you see the tent and grounds of The Grand Estate at Hidden Acres.  I don't want to spoil the surprise but prepare to be amazed!  From the gorgeous mansion to the draping and chandelier clad reception space, the Grand Estate is just waiting to host your [...]
Palermo Photo - Pittsburgh Wedding Photographer & Burgh Brides Vendor Guide Member Introducing Palermo Photo & A Special Offer! - Palermo Photo makes me wish that I was getting married all over again just so I could hire her to capture our day.  Maria's work oozes romance and sophistication without being overly stuffy or stiff.  It's airy goodness meets raw emotion meets pure joy.  I just know you're going to love it!  Visit her in [...]
Fun Whimsical Wedding from Dawn Derbyshire Photography featured on Burgh Brides Fun Whimsical Wedding at the Children's Museum: Thais & Brendan - Want the recipe for what is literally the world's most perfect wedding?  Take a ton of bright color, a playful venue, personal details, and A FREAKING EXOTIC ANIMAL PETTING ZOO and you've got a total winner.  Thais and Brendan wanted a whimsical wedding that brought the playful nature of their relationship to life.  Mission accomplished, [...]
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 [...]