Category Archives: weddings on an island

Sweet Seahorse!

seahorse at Lindquist Beach

This little photograph is causing quite the media sensation here in St. Thomas! Alain Brin of Blue Glass Photography captured this sweet little seahorse at Lindquist Beach while testing out some new camera equipment with his wife Soolan (both of which have shot many of our weddings!). It is very rare to see a seahorse here in the Virgin Islands unless diving off a St. Croix or getting married by Island Bliss! Alain shot our wedding this morning (congrats Amy & Bryan!) and I joked that I’m tempted to go sit underwater at Lindquist until I see one. Alain said it would be possible! Someone told him that once you see one, you know others are nearby. Now if I could only find the time…

Boutonnieres for the men in your life…

We have a bridal bouquet post, a maids bouquet post and a centerpiece post but it’s finally the boys turn: a boutonniere post! I’ve been wanting to do one for awhile now but recently our florist has asked for a change in the pricing for a boutonniere and I realized, now is the time! ForContinue Reading

Tips for Selecting Gowns that Travel Well

We have a guest writer today for the blog! Please welcome this post from SimplyBridal on tips for selecting a wedding dress that travels well: Having a destination wedding is probably the most special occasion that can happen to anyone. It really doesn’t matter where you are going but the fact that you are atContinue Reading

Congrats Holly & David!

Holly and David were married on Lindquist Beach waaaaay back in April! Holly shared these photos with me weeks ago but I’m just now getting to posting. Hope you enjoy them as much as I did!

Taming the Beasts

I stole that title from an article on WeddingBee – if you have children, you know it’s appropriate! I’ve been meaning to blog this for awhile, I took this picture of one of my April brides name cards: This adorable little giraffe was attached to the baby’s name card! Any new mother would appreciate suchContinue Reading

April Re-Cap!

It’s time for our monthly recap! Here are some photos from a few of the wonderful events we planned in April. If any of my April brides would like to send me some photos of their events, please do! We’d be happy to share! Sparklers are becoming more and more popular for the first danceContinue Reading

Some Pinterest Faves this week..

Source: weddingomania.com via Beach Front Occasions on Pinterest Source: idoidoidoido.tumblr.com via Fresh on Pinterest Source: becomingthemrs.com via Megan on Pinterest Source: sweetandsaucyshop.com via Erin on Pinterest Source: sueswink.tumblr.com via Mary on Pinterest Source: projectwedding.com via MAH on Pinterest Source: us2.campaign-archive1.com via Margaret on Pinterest Source: scoop.it via Royal Presence on Pinterest

Sailing away….

Island Sweet Stuff Isn’t that cake amazing? Created by the talented Island Sweet Stuff team. Even though it’s a boat and not a plane, it reminds me to tell you I’m taking off tomorrow! The timing could not be any worse, but my big brother has decided to get married!! Unfortunately, it’s HIGH SEASON aroundContinue Reading

The hot color for 2013

I often have friends ask me “so what’s the hot new things for weddings this year?” – you know, all my old married friends that are knee deep in diapers and what seems like centuries away from our wedding days! It’s interesting to watch the trends over the years. When I was married, pink &Continue Reading

A ruffly cake…

I have a bride getting married this March and she has requested this cake. I can’t wait to see it in person, it is going to be gorgeous!! How pretty is the coral ombre??