"It's bigger than love, brighter than all the stars combined." - Ben Gibbard
This past summer, I was looking through Instagram and felt inspired to put together a styled shoot after seeing photo after photo featuring the most beautiful shades of purple and blue. Celestial colors and imagery has always been appealing to me, I even got a telescope as a birthday gift many years ago!
A few weeks later, I began reaching out to other vendors both in NYC and across the country. My good friend and previous collaborator, Ashley, of Le Petit Prints, and I were bouncing ideas and inspiration back and forth when it all started to come together.
The overall vision for the shoot was a modern galaxy themed wedding, but I wanted each vendor to be able to use their own creativity and artistic ideas. We wanted to keep it simple, with trendy, but offbeat twists. Our tattooed "bride" skipped the traditional white gown for a sleek navy number. Our baker opted for cupcakes instead of classic wedding cake. Our jeweler created customized pieces just for us. Our florist went for a very unique interpretation with her wild arrangement.
I am infinitely grateful to the amazing team behind this shoot! It couldn't have come together better than it did. Thank you all for your contributions, collaboration, patience and for bringing my idea to life. See how it all turned out below!
Photography/Planning: Kate Alison Photography
Venue: Dobbin St
Day-of Coordination: One Six 9 Occasions
Paper Goods/Calligraphy: Le Petit Prints
Watercolor Art: Jaadin Adele Studio
Cupcakes: Cupcakes by Amélie
Jewelry: Desert Daisy Jewelry
Hair/Makeup: Natasha Lynnanne
Flowers: Karma Flowers
Linens: Nüage Designs Inc
Settings: Anthony Joseph Events
Models: Mary Godwin & Timothy William