for engaged couples & wedding pros.



submit a feature >>

stay tuned >>

Dreams of Light & Landscape: Painterly Wedding Inspiration

May 18, 2018

Picturesque landscapes with rolling clouds. Emphasized lighting. Skillfully designed still life. These are all common elements of masterful Dutch painting, and oh how we ADORE all they inspire! This drop-dead gorgeous wedding editorial even includes two recent wedding-scene trends—celestial jewelry and goat cuddles—and quite frankly, we can’t get enough. From the incredible autumnal florals by Detroit Design Co. to the deliciously lavish tablescape by Modernly Events, each and every design detail is giving us MAJOR heart eyes. Ready to see this stunning wedding inspiration?

Scroll and be AMAZED!

This editorial was gorgeously captured by Kendall Borel Photography // Insta love @kendallborel


wedding inspiration edgy unique

wedding inspiration edgy unique

for the local brides: detroit bridal house

These simple yet impossibly chic wedding gowns were provided for this shoot at Cornman Farms in Dexter, Michigan by Detroit Bridal House. We’re SO in love with the styling choices for these two brides; from the black accessories to the celestial jewelry and dramatic lip color, these two brides are on point.


detroit wedding florist

detroit wedding photography unique

detroit wedding flowers inspiration

michigan detroit wedding venue florist

detail to love: lavish floral installation

Okay, y’all. Where do we even begin GUSHING over this incredible floral installation by Detroit Design Co.? From the autumnal foliage to the masterful use of shape and form, this design work is definitely winning in our book.


detroit wedding florist

detroit wedding cake bakery

detail to love: a “painted” wedding cake

This delightfully moody still life features edgy black tapers, musical decor and a “painted” cake by Zingerman’s Bakehouse. We can’t freakin’ get enough of this lush, jewel-tone color palette!


detroit wedding makeup hair salon

for the local brides: hair & makeup

If you thought braid crowns were too cutesy, well, think again. Kyle Ann Design has done an impeccable job with this edgy, ultra-chic look to inspire the nontraditional bride.


detroit wedding florist inspiration

detroit wedding photographer

unique wedding inspiration

detail to love: masterful tablescape

Don’t mind us … we’re just over here having a literal meltdown over this GORGEOUS tablescape by Modernly Events. There are SO many incredible details here to inspire the artistic bride. Take note of the stunning centerpiece, the hand-dyed draping, the jewel-tone glassware, the bountiful spread and, of course, the elegantly draped menu designed by M. B. Calligraphy. We can’t get enough of this unique, edgy wedding inspiration!


unique wedding inspiration

detroit wedding dress boutique bridal

detail to love: unique bridal accessories

We love to see a traditional element like this floor-length veil—courtesy of Kathryn Ann Bridal—used in a chic, elevated way. The modern, celestial jewelry by Sofia Zakia courtesy of Thistle & Bess is a delightful contrast to this traditional veil, and we’re totally in love with the pairing.


Exhausted from all the swooning? Yeah, us too. Find more wedding inspiration by browsing our list of 10 Incredibly Cool Wedding Details to Wow Your Guests!



Full credits for this unique wedding editorial:

Venue & Catering // Cornman Farms
Planning / Styling / Rentals // Modernly Events
Bridal Boutique // Detroit Bridal House
Hair & Makeup Design // Kyle Ann Design
Photography // Kendall Borel
Floral Design // Detroit Design Co.
Jewelry // Sofia Zakia
Jewelry Boutique // Thistle & Bess
Calligraphy // M.B. Calligraphy
Cake // Zingerman’s Bakehouse
Veil // Kathryn Ann Bridal
Models // Insta love @randibowers & @thehannnn

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *