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KENTUCKY DERBY STYLED WEDDING

KENTUCKY DERBY STYLED WEDDING

It's derby week, and what a great American tradition it is: horses, roses, beautiful pastel dresses, Kentucky Bluegrass, silver trophies, and Mint Juleps. We are always inspired by the beauty of this week and created a beautiful styled shoot to match.  We hope it inspires you!

Floral Design:  Sapphire & Lace

Event Rentals:  Vintage Vogue

Wedding Dress:  Lace & Liberty

Invitation Suite:  Dot & Bow Paperie

Location:  White Horse Livery

Photography:  Tami Weingartner and Nicole Cassano

Copy editing by Morgan Kohler

A very special thanks to Bonnie & Josh Kerlak, Powers Polo School, The Gift Horses, Hair and MUA by Laurie Conti & Lauren Frye.  Also to Candace Strautnieks for expert handling and grooming of Edward (the horse).


We love the two piece wedding dresses from Lace and Liberty. Check out our article on why, and to see another one of their beautiful gowns on the streets of Pittsburgh here:  THREE REASONS TO SAY YES TO A TWO PIECE DRESS

Want to see more of the rentals from Vintage Vogue in action?  Check out our beautifully styled elopement shoot in Volant, PA here:  SUMMER KITCHEN

TERRARIUM DIY WITH SUCCULENTS & JADE

TERRARIUM DIY WITH SUCCULENTS & JADE

NICE CREAM | 3 INGREDIENT VEGAN ICE CREAM

NICE CREAM | 3 INGREDIENT VEGAN ICE CREAM