Posts tagged Lavender
Lavender and Cream Bridal Inspiration

 I'm always impressed when a creative team can pull off a look that pays obvious homage to the past yet avoids anything reminiscent of 'cheeseball vintage' and embodies current trends in fresh ways.  From the model's muse-like aura to her cream heirloom style dress, from the room's rich wood paneling to its gilded landscape paintings, from the dramatic florals showing off spring's more serious side...

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Lavender Farm Wedding Inspiration

A lavender farm at dusk?  I can't imagine any pastoral setting more romantic (or aromatic!) than this.  Rife with a sun-drenched palette of pastels in shades of violet, lavender, and soft white, this styled shoot at the Leelanau Lavender Farm in Michigan would translate well to a lavender farm or field anywhere--brides looking for a location in British Columbia, might try the Okanagan Lavender + Herb Farm....

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Okanagan Sunset Shoot

There are plenty of reasons why British Columbia's Okanagan Valley attracts brides from all across Canada -- with a temperate climate, relaxed atmosphere, breathtaking scenery, and wine country appeal, it's easy to tempt almost anyone to select the Okanagan for their in-country wedding destination.  But I find the light in the Okanagan to be the intangible quality that makes all its other characteristics appear as if wrapped in a gauze of rosé.  The Okanagan doesn't mind showing off  either, with her blush hues of dusk coming out to soften the landscape's edges most summer evenings.  Sometimes summer lingers a while, and in this case, early September saw a fantastic parade of pastels transform the shoreline of Okanagan Lake.  This team of vendors knew instinctively how to pick a palette that echoed the landscape and light of the Okanagan at summer's end, and I'm so very pleased to see their work celebrated here on Vale + Vine.

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