Posts tagged Old World
California Villa Inspiration

When Elizabeth Messina hosts a photography workshop, you can be dead certain that the ambience, lighting, and details are going to be on point.  Here, workshop attendee Maru Photography of Vancouver shares a collection of moody images that exude an old world appeal in a new world setting.  Photographed at Sunstone Winery in Santa Ynez, California, the inspiration captured could be executed beautifully at a number of Canada's own wineries or perhaps on a private estate.  Russian olive trees are plentiful across the Canadian landscape which would make for a perfect substitute in the absence of more traditional species.  And of course, roses are in no short supply....  

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Old-World Amalfi Coast Beauty

An old-world Amalfi Coast styled shoot is on Vale + Vine today and brings to mind a subtle nod to a medieval past with the gown's billowy sleeves and the fortress-like location.  This shoot, photographed by Vaisa Photography of Vancouver, is just one in a 2-part shoot created by a group of talented vendors as part of the Moda e Arte Workshop.  Stay tuned for Part II coming soon! 

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Golden Garden Wedding Inspiration

I thought this lavish garden wedding photographed by Ameris with florals by Clare Day was a perfect post to showcase as we head into a week of holiday celebrations.  From Christmas Eve to New Year's, I can't think of a better time of year to feature golden details amidst a formal table setting, florals full of heirloom style, and a venue that conjures up old-world romance.  And sequins.  'Tis the season for sequins.  Enjoy your festivities this coming week!

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