Amor O Portugal

January 21, 2015

Portuguese people express a rich heritage in their traditional ceremonies and festivals.  A well-known aspect of Portuguese culture is its divine food and wine. The country’s intricate history also demonstrates itself through music, literary, and spiritual traditions. Whether you choose to hold your wedding in Portugal, or incorporate some of the rich and varied culture of the country it’s sure to be a spectacular celebration.This beautiful style shoots showcases this culture.

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Production, creative director  & planning : Truly Yours Planning | Photography by : Dave Abreu Photography | Flowers & décor by : Wedding Wows Floral & Decor Designs | Hair & makeup by:  co owner laura trapani & associate julie fuorivia : Brush Boutique  | Tiffany white chairs & navy cushions: Detailz Chair Couture | Venue: Holcim Waterfront Estate | Catering: Edge Hospitality | Wedding cake & custard tarts: Fine Cakes by Zehra | Portuguese tile art backdrop: Dance Floor Décor | Invitation & stationery: So Pretty In Print | Harvest table, wine barrel bar & tea cart & distressed dresser: marvelle events | glassware, plates, table props, wine bar props: Truly Yours Planning | Wedding dress: Ferre Sposa | Bridal jewellery: earrings & veil : Luvyt | necklace, bracelet & ring: created by: Claude Abittan, The Beadery

Historical Event

January 8, 2015

This beautiful event was hosted by Southern Living and Barnsley Resort.  This venue is an amazing place with antebellum manor ruins in which to host weddings and events.  This event was designed by Edge Designs and Crush Event rentals.  It was a glamorous luxury event that really show off what these vendors can do.  This one is all about the details!

Photography  by: Andie Freeman Photography | Location: Barnsley Gardens Resort | Design and Decor : Crush Event Rentals | Cake Designer | Cakehouse Waterstone | Event Designer: Edge Design  | Party Tables, Inc. | Equipment Rentals : Vintage English Teacup

A Christmas Oasis

December 15, 2014


Set in a beautiful Estate home on the property of Vineland Estates Winery, in Niagara on-the-lake, in Ontario Canada; this stunning editorial is the picture of the holidays.  With warm tones, luscious florals, and a rustic feel, this setting welcomes the outdoors inside and invites its viewers into its Christmas oasis.
Lux Events Co. put together this beautiful escape; summing brides into the wedding wonderland of a Noel Christmas scape.  The stunning floral masterpieces that cascade off the decadent handmade wood table, the royal setting for two at the head table, and the breathtaking gowns that drip jewels by Sarah Houston bring life to this holiday scene and set the stage for many Christmas memories to be made. Let this inspiration editorial usher you into the holidays, filling your minds with the joy of the festive season and all that love conveys through this festive creative captured so eloquently by Destiny Dawn Photography.

Photography – Destiny Dawn Photography  | Planner & Producer - Lux Events Co. | Venue: Vineland Estates Winery -Carriage House  | Gowns & Accessories – Sarah Houston  | Floral Design – Lush Floral and Events | Cakes & Plates Dessert – Sweet Celebrations Wedding Cakes | Candy Cart – Candy by Katie | Stationary – Defining Moments Stationery  | Decor- Anne & Co. | Makeup -Sadie Ann – | Hair: Dolce Divas