Top 5 Reasons to Have Your Destination Wedding in the Florida Keys

Top 5 Reasons to Have Your Destination Wedding in the Florida Keys

The Florida Keys continuously remain one of the most popular wedding destinations in the U.S. and with good reason. With a plethora of delectable eateries, charming stores, brilliant colors, both above and below the sea, vibrant nightlife, breathtaking panoramas, and an infinite amount of stories, both told and untold, it truly is unparalleled. Whether you’re driving over one of its many bridges or swaying lazily in a hammock as the ocean lulls you into a mid-afternoon sleep or taking in one of it’s famous sunsets, there is something magical about the Keys that never grows old, which is why the Florida Keys are one of the best, if not the best place to have your destination wedding. It wasn’t easy but here is a list of the top 5 reasons to have your destination wedding in the Florida Keys. #1 – Postcard Ready Everything Becomes a Postcard in the Florida Keys! And we mean everything! From the Conch Houses of old Key West and the Florida Keys to the flora and fauna native to the area to the picturesque and always memorable sunsets, everything in the Keys is the perfect backdrop to your big day. So don’t fret, your pictures are going to be beautiful. They can’t help but not be! #2 – Hassle Free The Florida Keys are hassle free! Contrary to some other destination wedding locales, what we love about the Keys is that they’re like being out of the country without all the hassle to get out of the country. No need to ask your guests to get a passport or pay to renew their passport....
Elegance + Beauty at the Audubon

Elegance + Beauty at the Audubon

Coordination + Styling: Destination Wedding Studio | Photography: Daniel Lateulade | Floral Design: Duarte Floral Design | Catering: Great Events | Location: Audubon House If you are interested in more information about hiring Destination Wedding Studio for your destination wedding please email us at email hidden; JavaScript is required or call us directly at (847) 612-4712.  To see more destination wedding inspiration and our real wedding galleries please follow Destination Wedding Studio on Facebook, Instagram, and...
Intimate Garden Wedding On The Beach

Intimate Garden Wedding On The Beach

  Coordination + Styling: Destination Wedding Studio | Photography: Care Studios | Floral Design: Duarte Floral Design | Rentals: Eventfully Yours | Location: Casa Marina If you are interested in more information about hiring Destination Wedding Studio for your destination wedding please email us at email hidden; JavaScript is required or call us directly at (847) 612-4712.  To see more destination wedding inspiration and our real wedding galleries please follow Destination Wedding Studio on Facebook, Instagram, and...
Ethereal Hemingway Home Wedding

Ethereal Hemingway Home Wedding

  Event Planning + Design: Destination Wedding Studio | Photography: Care Studios | Cinematography: CineaVerde | Floral Design: Duarte Floral Design | Wedding Dress: Jenny Packham | Cake: Key West Cakes | Invitations: Catharine Perry | Ceremony Venue: Key West Beach | Reception Venue: Ernest Hemingway Home | Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Jenny Yoo | Catering: Catered Affairs | Hair + Makeup: Beauty Boutique | DJ: DJ Gunz (Matthew Fox) | Groom’s Attire: Custom From The Trunk Club | Rentals: Eventually Yours If you are interested in more information about hiring Destination Wedding Studio for your destination wedding please email us at email hidden; JavaScript is required or call us directly at (847) 612-4712.  To see more destination wedding inspiration and our real wedding galleries please follow Destination Wedding Studio on Facebook, Instagram, and...

Wedding Styling Tips: Q&A With Peggy Russell

It’s safe to say after 10 years of coordinating and designing weddings that our founder and principal stylist, Peggy Russell, knows a thing or two about weddings.  Yet that didn’t stop her from putting on her travel boots this year to take a mini tour of the U.S. to study with some of the wedding industry’s best.  What most people don’t know initially about Peggy, but what becomes abundantly clear after only a few minutes in her presence, is that she is a lifelong learner, always seeking to expand her circle of influence and inspiration, especially in the creative realm.  So during my last trip to Miami I took the opportunity to sit down for a Q&A with Peggy to ask her about her most recent trip to Charleston, styling, and her newest endeavor – foraging and creating bouquets. Alex: What, if any, was the inspiration behind how you styled your bride? Peggy Russell: For the most part, I am always inspired by a bride’s story and the vision they give me for their wedding day.  However, in this particular instance, it was impossible not to be inspired by the ethereal and timeless beauty of the location, which was a 100 year old property outside of Charleston, South Carolina, so I felt deeply inspired to honor the period of the location.  I picked a dress with clean and simple lines made of raw silk that had a touch of modernity but could have been an heirloom as well.  I also wanted a less busy dress because I really wanted to accent the bride’s florals, which were created by blending an array of both greens, which were foraged from the location, and florals.  I loved the randomness of the...