Royal Wedding at the Cedar Rapids Marriott
This Beauty and the Beast themed wedding has us singing “Tale as Old as Time.”
A Bright + Gorgeous Indian Wedding at the Celebration Farm
This fusion wedding with Hindu and American traditions at the Celebration Farm has us swooning!
A Sweet Wedding Day at the Palmer House in Solon
Beautiful modern rustic wedding with light + airy details at PALMER HOUSE STABLE Weddings + Events.
A Warm Fall Wedding Day at the Celebration Farm
Chelsea + Matt’s vision of a soft, romantic wedding came to fruition at the Celebration Farm in Iowa City last fall and The Modern Lovebird was on the scene to capture it.
Cedar Rapids Couple Wed in Beautiful Fall Wedding in Neighboring Illinois
Shelby and Jeff had a beautiful fall rustic wedding captured by Appleby Photography.
Fall Wedding at Cedar Ridge Winery
Gorgeous purple and gold Iowa fall wedding at Cedar Ridge Winery captured by Stacie Ricklefs Photo + Design.
Classic Black and White Wedding at Brown Deer
Brian and Julie had a classic black and white wedding with a reception at Brown Deer! Brian Hall Photographers captured this unforgettable modern, yet timeless wedding to share with you for inspiration.
Pantone Color of the Year | Greenery Wedding Inspiration
Every year, wedding professionals wait with baited breath to see what Pantone will say their Color of the Year will be. For those of you unfamiliar, Pantone is kind of the industry standard for color choice with designers + printers. And, for many trendsetters in fashion, the wedding industry, and beyond you’ll find that their announcement of the ‘color of the year’ can really play a role in the designs + decor to come.
Vintage Barn Wedding
Kristi and Matt had a gorgeous Iowa vintage barn wedding with shades of neutral, blush and navy. Much of their decor with DIY and found with the help of family and friends making their day extra special. Linda Drish of Drish Photography captured this beautiful wedding day to share with you.
Rustic Americana Wedding
Steph and Tim got married on Labor Day weekend so it was only fitting their theme was Rustic Americana with a red, white, and blue color palette. It was a charming Iowa wedding full of love and great inspiration. Appleby Photography took great photos to share.
A Black & Gold Australian Wedding with a Touch of the 1920’s
Michael and Lili enjoyed a classic wedding. Lili envisioned and brought to life the style of East meets the West. The theme for the day was black and gold with a touch of the 1920’s. Lili used a golden touch of glamour throughout the day. It turned out beautifully and the day was unforgettable.
National Czech and Slovak Museum Wedding
Hot of the presses is this super sweet wedding for Brielle and Ryan at the National Czech and Slovak Museum! It was flawlessly photographed by associates Anna H. + Stacie M., can I just tell you how proud I am of the amazing team at Robyn Photo?! Eek!!
Stunning Navy & Blush Summer Wedding
Christopher and Kirsten planned a stunning navy, grey, and blush summer wedding with lots of bling at The Hotel at Kirkwood. Carter Photography has stunning photos to show off their big day.
Rustic Yellow, Gray, and White Summer Wedding
Tyler and Ashley chose a rustic theme for their wedding day so Celebration Farm was the perfect venue to pull it off. Yellow, gray, and white were their colors. Their wedding was absolutely gorgeous and they were excited to share their story and photos with other’s to help them plan for their big day as well! Tracy Griffin of T Marie Portraits and Photo Booth did an excellent job capturing their photos and putting together a slide show.
Antique Chic Spring Wedding
Jule and Kenny loved their beautiful romantic and antique chic wedding day at Celebration Farms. They planned their wedding together and enjoyed every part of it and are truly honored to share their story with the community to inspire others.
Beautiful Blush and Gold Summer Wedding
Amanda and Zachary had a gorgeous Iowa summer wedding. They combined modern elegance with their Iowa roots by celebrating their reception at a charming farmhouse. Stacie Ricklefs Photo + Design was happy to capture this unforgettable day to share and inspire you.
A Rustic Beach Themed Wedding
Kevin and Esther’s love of the beach was not only incorporated into their romantic proposal, but also into their beautiful rustic beach themed wedding. Family and friends were invited to share in the romance of their special day while enjoying the beautiful views and paradise of Bonita Springs, Florida. Richard Guin Films was happy to capture this day to share.
Watermelon Days’ Wedding
Peg and Don were older in life when they met and fell in love. They were happy just being together, until one day Don said they were getting married. And they did, in a parade on a float, at Atkin’s annual Watermelon Days!
Love at Last
Laura and Kyle are two of the kindest people you will meet, so it’s not surprising that they agreed to share their love story and wedding photos with you to help inspire you for your wedding day.
Fun Summer Wedding
Ashley’s sister introduced her to Joe while attending Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas, thus starting their friendship. Later, while living in different states, they met up again.
Home Run Love Story
Jill and Morgan may have “celebrity status” here in Cedar Rapids, however their love story is one that many of you can relate to and they were happy to share their story and photos to inspire other couples. Eleanor Kathryn Photography did a great job capturing their cherished moments to have and to hold forever.
Love Sparks Love
This Real Wedding couple is extra special since they ironically met at wedding in which they were both part of the wedding party! Neither Allison nor William expected their lives would change forever by being part of a wedding, but they’re so grateful it has!
Building Homes and Love in Joplin, Missouri
Scott and Kolbi’s love of people and helping others connected them forever. This energetic couple planned and decorated much of their beautiful wedding solo and it’s no surprise that they want to share it with other couples for inspiration!
True Love Found at Work
This heartwarming story features a small town girl from Nebraska who meets a small town boy from Wisconsin. Becky Appleby and her team from Appleby Photography were honored to capture their special day to share and help inspire you!
A Shy Love Story: Jaclyn Keefer & Brad Kurtz
Brad and Jaclyn’s sweet love story will melt your heart as you read it. Jaclyn was overwhelmed with emotion and sentimental tears as she shared their journey together. Brian Hall photographers, Inc. captured their special day for them to cherish forever and to share with you!
A Kaneohe Bay Destination Wedding
Simon and Cathy met through friends on a Sunday night at Belgium beer garden on St. Kilda road in Melbourne. They started chatting and learned they had a bit in common – their appreciation for good Australian wine.
Engagement Photos & Wedding: Erin Niksich & Seth Campbell
Everyone can relate to Erin and Seth’s heartwarming love story. They are a beautiful couple both on the inside and out, and AE Photography LLC did an amazing job capturing not only their engagement, but their breathtaking wedding as well.
A Florida Mansion Wedding
Kelli and Aaron met through mutual friends on April 10, 2010 at a Florida Marlins baseball game and their love only grew from there.
Celebrating 40 Years of Marriage
Cynthia Whitters and Phillip Hynek were high school sweethearts at Prairie High School in Cedar Rapids, IA. Phil was a year ahead of Cindy, and friends with her older brother Tom, which is how they got to know one another.
Charming Country Wedding
Chris and Hanna met each other through a mutual friend and ended up going on a blind date. The date ended at Texas Road House where they stayed for hours…. well into closing time. Chris and Hanna didn’t even realize the restaurant had closed!
An Iowa Barn Wedding
Tom and Mandy met by chance through a mutual friend/co-worker on a trip to Las Vegas, May 20, 2012. Watch their touching video on how they met, fell in love, the proposal, finding their perfect home, and why they love each other.
A Wisconsin Brewery Co. Wedding
Vicki and Matt share a fondness of stout beer, so it made perfect sense to incorporate a brewery reception into their wedding. Married in Madison, Wisconsin and captured by Appleby Photography, the couple let their family and friends take part in their love of beer.
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