Google+ 2017 Southern Wedding Favorites: Dresses and Bouquets - Southern Weddings

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Y’all, I have to say: as I combed through our 2017 archives to pull our favorites from the year, I was amazed at the beauty and goodness of the real weddings we’ve featured in the last few months. We feel so honored that each of these couples would choose to share the details of their most precious days with us, and behind each of these photos of gorgeous dresses and breathtaking bouquets, there are funny, sweet, and thoughtful stories about why our brides made the decisions they did. If there’s a detail that catches your eye, I encourage you to click through and read more about it in the original post!

I hope these favorites from 2017 will inspire you as you plan your own wedding in the months to come!


Allison’s lace Sarah Seven dress (photo by Landon Jacob)

Anna’s vintage-inspired Alexandra Grecco and Jenny Lee combo (photo by Jennifer Stuart)

Sarah Ann’s bow-bedecked Rosa Clara gown (photo by Graham Terhune)

Jennifer’s tiered lace dress by Paloma Blanca (photo by Olivia Griffin)

Lilly’s lace Modern Trousseau dress (photo by Rach Loves Troy)

Lynnsey’s dramatic Martina Liana gown (photo by Mark Williams Studio)

Mary’s classic scoop-neck gown by Modern Trousseau (photo by Lang Thomas)

Sonia’s glam gown, redesigned from her grandmother’s with help from Donna Beth Creations (photo by On a Whim)

Shelby’s voluminous Monique Lhuiller gown (photo by Sara Bee)

Whitney’s tulle-wrapped Vera Wang gown (photo by Callie Davis for Nancy Ray Photography)


Courtney’s green bouquet by Floressence Flowers (photo by Cheyenne Schultz)

Ellie’s dahlia and beach rose bouquet by Mallory Joyce (photo by Elisa Bricker)

Emily’s peony, clematis, and lilac bouquet by Colonial House Flowers (photo by Anna Shackleford)

Lilly’s peach bouquet by Tiger Lily (photo by Rach Loves Troy)

Maiya’s dark, moody bouquet by Porter & Ives (photo by Robert Chicoine)

Stephanie’s dogwood bouquet by Serendipity Designs (photo by Ally & Bobby)

Jennifer’s classic magnolia and peony bouquet by Greg Foster (photo by Olivia Griffin)

Alex’s tropical-inspired bouquet by Fern Studio (photo by Landon Jacob)

Ashley’s coral charm peony bouquet by Sprout (photo by Feather & Twine)

Marci’s dahlia and ranunculus bouquet by Enemies of the Average (photo by Taylor Dane)

Anagram Photo, On a Whim, Elisa Bricker, Ally & Bobby, Anna Shackleford, Nancy Ray, and Serendipity Designs are delightful members of our Blue Ribbon Vendor Directory!

emily Written with love by Emily

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