Pastel Dream Wedding Inspiration at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden in Charlotte, NC

July 2019 | Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, Charlotte, NCFloral Design by Folie á Deux Events Photography – John Branch IV Photography | Production + Design – Davis Row | Floral Design – Folie á Deux Events | Venue – Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden | Assist: All The Days | Tabletop Rentals and Furniture – Party Reflections | Napkins – Nüage Designs | Stationery – Minted | Gown – Maggie Sottero …

The Pros and Cons of Styled Shoots for Engaged Couples

Styled Shoots and Wedding Inspiration photoshoots are something you will come across a lot on Wedding Blogs, Pinterest and the websites of wedding designers like myself. You are probably wondering what they are all about… who are they for… why do we do them? Styled Shoots are as much wedding inspiration as they are a chance for wedding professionals to collaborate, network, and express their creativity. For me, styled shoots …

Revolutionary Love: The Frida & Joe Photoshoot

Rebellious, Art-Inspired, Punk Rock Wedding Inspiration at The Meadows at Firefly Farm Preserve in Raleigh, NC. I like to approach styled shoots as an opportunity for artistic expression, a chance to do the art we aren’t always free to do with paid work. Sometimes the concepts I come up with are a little out there, and I just hope that my collaborators “get it.” For this project, we combined influences …

A Place Both Wonderful & Strange – Twin Peaks Wedding Inspiration

My very first post on this blog was a Twin Peaks wedding inspiration mood board, where I talked about visual and thematic elements of the show and how I would apply them to a wedding. Fast forward to Spring 2017, Twin Peaks is coming back to TV and I found out that Jessica of Three Region Photography was just as into the show as I was. I had already been …

Ashley & Nick’s Eclectic Wedding Vow Renewal & Styled Shoot

What began as a simple branding photoshoot for my other blog, Secularly Wed, turned into a full-on styled wedding photoshoot and vow renewal with over 15 local wedding pros involved. Inspired by the ethos and mission of Secularly Wed, I set out to bring together some of my favorite wedding event partners and an amazing couple, to create unique, eclectic wedding inspiration capturing the vibe of the blog and our readers. …

Modern Styling at The Cannon Room in Raleigh, NC | Styling by Folie à Deux Events | Photo by Veritas Digital Photography

Modern Styling for The Cannon Room – Raleigh, NC

The Cannon Room is a new event venue at Capital Club – Raleigh HQ. Their space is a mix of Art Deco splendor and Mid-Century Modern minimalism. I fell in love with their furniture pieces and the clean lines of the space. For my table design, I wanted to highlight the furniture and chose to keep my own accents simple and modern with pops of color. I had been wanting …

Modern, Botanical Wedding Inspiration @ Oakland Farm

Today, we bring you a botanical wedding styled shoot from last fall at Oakland Farm. When my good friend, Adam, told me he would be managing this brand new wedding venue, I offered to help them get started by organizing a styled wedding shoot.  Oakland Farm is a scenic property in southern Chatham County, between Sanford and Pittsboro, NC. I met our photographer, Ana Teresa last summer and instantly realized our styles …