{Out & About} Diann Valentine Presents The Valentine Cuff


Last Thursday, I had the opportunity to attend the Atlanta Trunk Show for the Valentine Cuff presented by none other than celebrity wedding planner,  Diann Valentine herself. The event was planned by Atlanta wedding planner, Robyne of Carrie Belle Events and hosted by Ivory Bridal & Formal located in the Grant Park area of Atlanta. The Valentine Cuff is a unique alternative to carrying a traditional bridal bouquet. This floral concept was … CONTINUE READING

Marine Wedding at the Virginia Historic Amphitheater


Happy Wedding Wednesday folks! Today's real wedding features the cutest knee length dress, men in uniform, chicken and waffles and my favorite...mimosas! Take a look at Jerome & Terri's Sunday brunch wedding below! From the Photographer: "If you ask Jerome how they met, you might get more details (& a few made up stories) than you asked for. But if you ask Terri, you’ll hear something magical. Their story is one full of love and … CONTINUE READING

Tuesday Shoesday Volume 97


How dope are these all black shoes with that gorgeous tuxedo bow? If you're having an evening wedding these are definitely on point! Find out more about these Brian Atwood heels by clicking here. Would you rock these heels? Xoxo, Danielle  … CONTINUE READING

Soulful Air force Love by Lola Snaps Photography


I absoultely adore today's engagement shoot! As a military couple they're taught to keep a straight face, no smiling and definitely no laughing. So it was nice to see Michael & Charlynda being playful and laughing while just enjoying each other. Thank you to the team at Lola Snaps Photography for sending this over! From the Photographer: "When Michael and Charlynda met, Charlynda had only been on active duty for three days. She had physical … CONTINUE READING

Wedding Buzz|Friday Favorites


Closing out a really busy week here at CBB, I hope you guys were able to get some inspiration from our posts this week. As per the usual I'm sharing some of my favorite things from around the web. This week I'm Loving... Image Credit: Gillian Ellis Photography via A Coastal Bride How cute is this idea for asking your bridesmaids to be in your wedding? Turn off the tv and listen to these 13 awesome podcasts for black women. Check out The … CONTINUE READING

{Styled Shoot} Southern Vintage Inspiration


I'm always on the hunt for new creatives both locally in Atlanta and beyond. So when Jawana Little from Oniee's Engagements contacted me about her upcoming styled shoot with North Carolina based vendors I was stocked! The thing is though, the couple in the shoot had such great chemistry, you would have though they were really an item! Read on about what inspired the shoot from Jawana below. From the designer: "This was a southern vintage … CONTINUE READING

A Modern Engagement by Civic Photo’s


Houston based, Civic Photo's is no stranger to CBB! Their ability to capture couples in their natural element is one of the best! Today's engagement shoot can be summed up  in two words: Modern and Classy. Get inspired by Marco and Lynette's session below!! From the Photographer: "Choosing a theme for an engagement is such a great starting point for the creation of ideas. In this engagement Marco & Lynette wanted to have a modern feel to … CONTINUE READING

{Travel Tuesday} Shaunte & Antoine’s Wedding-Engagement Tour


So today's Travel Tuesday feature has a bit of a twist! It's travel and love all mixed in one. I first read about Shaunte & Antoine on The Root.com and I was just smitten with their story. These two love birds met, fell in love and got engaged! But instead of a traditional engagement party the avid travelers decided to take their love on the road to family & friends. Read on below about how the love of travel has brought closer together … CONTINUE READING

{Engaged} Steve & Ebony by Tory Bass Photography


It was a cold day during Steve & Ebony's shoot but we sure couldn't tell by the way these love birds rocked it! I'm happy to finally feature a session from Tory Bass Photography, whom I 'met' via Instagram. Tory has a really good eye for catching gorgeous love stories, but don't take my word for it, see for yourself below! From the Photographer: "Ebony and Steve's engagement session took place on an unusually cold spring day here in North … CONTINUE READING