As much as I love stunning wedding details, romantic portraits truly capture the heart of a wedding day. These incredible moments offer glimpses into each love story that remind all of us why we love weddings and what we come together to celebrate! From beautifully styled backdrops to sweetly simple portraits, these breathtaking portraits offer a beautiful look back at the moments that made this year so stunning!
This moment made as much of a splash on Instagram as it did on the blog – every moment from Cassandra and Louis’ modern glam engagement party was decadent perfection, but this shot perfectly encapsulated how stunningly in love they are!
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Photography by Lost in Love | Styling by Styled by Coco | Party Venue: The Prince Deck | Floral Design by Ascha Jolie | Dress by J’Aton Couture | Decor by Dann Event Hire | Custom Furniture by Event Builder | Lighting by Pro Light & Sound | Video: Moon & Back Co.
Picking just one moment from Michelle and Matthew’s wedding was nearly impossible, but this shot managed to capture the truly epic nature of their big day in a dry lake bed in the Nevada desert!
Photography: Snapdragon Photo Studio | Event Planning: Starry Eyed Events | Wedding Dress: Georgetta by Kitty Chen | Bridal Boutique: Celebrations Bridal | Groom’s Suit: Indochino | Videography: Wool and Light Films | Submitted via: Matchology
Whether the focus was on the stunning Tuscan surroundings or the intimacy of this stunning couple, Brooke and Damien slayed in every way on their wedding day!
Photography: Quattro Studios | Videography: Waterfall |Ceremony and Reception Venue: Villa Cora | Event Planning: The Tuscan Wedding | Floral Design: Il Giardino delle Fate | Wedding Dress: Bridals by Lori | Hair Styling and Makeup: Cherie Spisso
Some images just speak for themselves, and this beautiful garnet and gold shoot produced a work of art in this bridal portrait!
Photography: As Ever Photography | Wedding Venue: The Rubi House | Floral Design: Monarch Events | Bridal Salon: J Bridal Boutique | Wedding Dress: Watters | Veil: Marisol Aparicio | Hair and Makeup: Heather Van Houten | Film Processing: Photovision Prints
What a perfect way to celebrate as husband and wife! This spectacular ring shot from Tess and Ryan’s is the most beautiful way to showcase that dazzling band!
Balloons are having a major moment, but nothing quite so fabulous as this Save the Date inspiration with the couple’s names and weddings dates!
Out of all of the romantic moments from Kelly and Patrick’s wedding day, this stunning shot of them running into their new life could not be more dynamic!
Italy was the destination of the year for 2019 – not that there is ever a bad time for an Italian getaway – and this vibrant couture-inspired shoot made the most stunning splash!
Film Photography by The Cablook Foto Lab | Ceremony and Reception Venue: Il Borro | Event Planning by The Tuscan Wedding | Floral Design by Flowers Living | Wedding Cake by Tuscan Wedding Cakes | Wedding Dress by Pronovias | Hair Styling and Makeup by Cherie Spisso
A vintage pavilion in the Virginia countryside and dreamy evening light are the recipe for an awe-inspiring portrait!
Photography by Weddings By Hana | Wedding Venue: Morais Vineyards & Winery | Event Planning by May June Events | Floral Design by Sarena Floral Design | Wedding Dress by Justin Alexander from Vivid Bridal Boutique | Groom’s Attire from Generation Tux | Hair Styling and Makeup by Sarah Khan
Elopement inspiration has come a long way this year, with intimate weddings taking priority for many couples. This incredible elopement shoot showcases the power of a romantic portrait session!
Desert weddings made quite the impact this year, giving free spirits the perfect place to step into a new adventure together!
Photography: Bramble and Vine | Workshop Hosted: Simon Ly Photography | Wedding Venue: Camel Safari | Event Planning and Floral Design: Janna Brown Design | Wedding Dress: Rue De Seine Bridal from The Dress Theory
Horses are a bride’s best friend, beautifully illustrated by this equestrian-inspired shoot that combines fine art with the outdoors!
Photography by AR Photography | Ceremony and Reception Venue: BuckBranch Farm | Event Planning by Jen Rios Weddings | Floral Design by Olive Grove Designs | Wedding Dress from A & Be Bridal Shop | Hair Styling and Makeup by Stephanie Nelson Makeup & Hair | Film Lab: The FIND Lab
The beauty of nature came into play in Mia and Jake’s breathtaking lakeside wedding – they exchanged vows on the water with the most heavenly light infusing every moment!
A POP of color makes everything better! How perfect is this fun and fabulous balloon arch meets dessert station!
Prancing into a New Year thanks to this little cutie who made his way down the aisle in style!