Succulent wedding ideas and luxe bohemian style go hand-in-hand for this gorgeous editorial shoot at Il Mercato in New Orleans! Mediterranean style, textural palm fronds, and a stunning palette of sage green, gold, and sky blue make this lovely wedding in the Garden District a must-see! The stunning styling by Gabrielle Hurwitz and design by Sapphire Events were captured in dreamy film photos by Kendra Cates Photography to bring this courtyard wedding and the showstopping ceremony mantel décor to beautiful life!
Succulent Wedding Ideas in Dusty Blue and Sage Green
All eyes are on this amazing gown! The Marianne gown by Dana Harel Design is the epitome of luxe bohemian bridal style, with a high neckline and fitted silhouette accented by artful sheer cutouts. The hand beaded pattern defines a daring and elegant indie look for a high-fashion bride!
Creative Succulent Wedding Ideas in the Invitations
Leave it to The Idea Emporium to get creative with stunning custom invitations! A laser cut agave silhouette adds to the unique succulent wedding décor throughout this beautiful editorial shoot, with desert colors and retro botanical illustrations to bring everything full circle.
This breathtaking bridal suite became the definition of exquisite getting reach photos! The luxurious teal and gold backdrop and floor-length vintage mirror was a bridal portrait dream, especially with the beaded dress!
Warm neutrals were the goal for this shoot, with a tan suit for the groom and subtle bridal accessories that allowed the dress to stay in center focus! Hair and makeup artist Faces of Virtue showed off the high neckline and statement back of the wedding dress with a romantic low hairstyle.
Outdoor Fireplace Ceremony with Greenery Mantel Décor
The brick herringbone courtyard at Il Mercato adds Old World charm to an outdoor reception, with the enormous outdoor fireplace as the focal point! Sapphire Events and Max Owens Design used dressed it with greenery mantel decor, including palm fronds, dried grasses, and silvery eucalyptus to add texture and detail to a flower-free wedding!
The tables combined stunning Southwest colors with Mediterranean details, with fresh fruit and terra cotta pots complimenting the gold and ikat tableware. The succulent wedding details included a laser cut agave on each sand-colored menu, allowing the colorful watercolor place settings to peek through!
Barn wood tables, deep blue velvet linens, terra cotta trays, and lots of fresh greenery added to the stunning Mediterranean effect of the outdoor wedding reception style!
This minimalist wedding cake by Chasing Wang added textural white-on-white leaves for a gorgeous dessert display on vibrant blue velvet, with a selection of fresh fruits spilling out of a terra cotta pot.
WEDDING VENDORS –
Photography: Kendra Cates Photography | Styling: Gabrielle Hurwitz | Event Planning: Sapphire Events | New Orleans Wedding Venue: Il Mercato | Florist: Max Owens Design | Wedding Dress: Dana Harel Design | Bridal Boutique: Luna Bea Bride | Earrings: Oscar de la Renta | Wedding Cake: Chasing Wang | Bride’s Shoes: Alexandre Birman | Groom’s Attire: The Black Tux | Hair Styling and Makeup Artist: Faces of Virtue | Event Rentals: Distressed Rentals & Revival | Stationery Design and Paper Goods: The Idea Emporium | PR: Published + Pretty | Host Mon Soliel Weddings | Submitted via: Matchology