Come for Maleficent, stay for Indiana Jones at this gorgeous fall costume wedding

Ryan and Sekuria had both had been wanting a fall-themed, if not Halloween-themed, wedding since before we knew each other. You'll see why the Chetola Resort in Blowing Rock, NC made the perfect backdrop with its gorgeous fall foliage. Their handfasting ceremony was followed by a guest list that includes Princess Leia, Bravehart, Little Red Riding Hood, Indiana Jones, and Maleficent. This fall costume wedding is seriously entertaining. You'll want to check it out…

Don't miss the stunning golden gown at this industrial shoot

When we saw this styled shoot come in, it was full-on starry-eyed emoji time. The white embellished gown? The FAB golden gown?! The bejeweled headpiece?! It's all too much to take in and we're loving it. Plus, put this pair in the industrial chic backdrop of the Art District of Manchester, Richmond, VA, and it's a perfect dichotomy. It's traditional meets totally not, which is kinda how we roll anyway. Shall we take a look? You know you can't stop…

Planning tools 101: wedding venue comparison chart

You may be following along with this series on our new totally customizable document of wedding planning spreadsheets in Google Drive. They'll help you build out the best wedding planning binder for super organization in spreadsheet form (my fave kind!). We're showing you the wedding venue comparison chart, which is a chart we haven't seen elsewhere before in this form. We're talking a total venue chart to fill in with your venue option totals, specific amenities, parking information, notes, and photos to help you make your wedding venue decision.

Ships ahoy at a Caribbean pirate wedding on Halloween

Erin and Stephen had a Caribbean pirate wedding on Limetree Beach that we can't get enough of. What's a pirate wedding without some multicolored mermaid hair anyway, right? Plus, it was on Halloween and we're rolling around like happy dogs knee-deep in spooky-themed weddings right now. Their guest dressed as pirates and the officiant even used pirate-speak. Are you ready for this pirate Halloween wedding? Everyone say "YAAAARRR!"