Trend Alert: Ring Photography in the Fall

When you’re provided a spectrum of warm color tones as present in the Fall, and there is a wedding to be celebrated somewhere in the near future, what’s left is a plethora of photographic opportunities to capture those intimate moments within the richness of nature! The wedding ring, in particular, holds enough symbolic value to have its own features in every real wedding photography collection. Ultimately, we decided to combine all of these ideas to curate today’s fall season trend post!

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Is it just us, or does this picture give off major Cinderella vibes? But then again, why would anyone give up a perfect fairy tale moment?

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As much as we appreciate pumpkins in size Regular, the cuteness of these little ones really get to you too!

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If you are more drawn towards the conventional monochromatic scheme of traditional weddings, here’s another way to incorporate this popular fall season motif!

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Back in ancient Egypt, the ring stood as a symbol for the eternal love of (human) spouses. However, since our bride and groom are not yet present to reflect the wisdom of the old Egyptian sentiment, acorns are all we’ve got.

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The uneven repetition and distribution of circular forms give way to such an intriguing aesthetic!

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When the leaves fall off, we put the rings on.

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We think you might have caught something pre-tty important there! What are you still waiting for?! Just reel it in already!

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Nothing better to represent Autumn than a browning leaf!

For more info and inspo celebrating this colorful season, follow The Dandelion Patch on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter!

A Lesson in Ring Photography

Happy Monday! Today, we’re giving our lovely brides a few pointers on planning for your photography on the big day! What many brides don’t realize is that it’s important to consider what shots you want before your wedding day. Get on Pinterest and your photographer’s web site and begin thinking about you want now. You can even create a shot list to give your photographer. They’ll really appreciate the detailed help, and you’ll be sure to get what you want. It’s a win-win! Below, you’ll find some ideas for those detail, ring shots:

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As paper lovers, we already reccomend a close-up with your invitation!

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This is your time to get creative – like this awesome shot!

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If you’ve got a lace-up gown, you’ll definitely want this shot!

We love this creative ideas, and we hope you do! We’re wedding lovers that are always in search of inspiration, and we share it with you! Check out our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for more!

It’s Announcement Time!

Bling! Bling, everywhere! That’s engagement season! Well all of this sparkle leads to the next step: announcements! We love wedding announcements that put engagement session photography to use, so put some thought in to these photos. The right shot always makes the perfect announcement! It’s a super simple, yet personal look. Plus, you get to keep showing off that ring! Here’s a few of our favorite engagement photo poses!

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How cute!

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Go simple with a cute selfie!

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As Starbucks lovers, we’re obsessed with this announcement idea!

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Cards and signage make for adorable engagement photos!

Ready to turn your engagement photos in to wedding announcements? Please make an appointment at our Tysons Corner Showroom for guidance from our lovely Patchettes. You can also keep up with on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter!

Monday Funday: Trash The Dress

We are loving this up and coming photo shoot idea that a lot of brides have decided to go for! While many people may want to save their wedding gown to hand down to their daughter or granddaughter, more and more brides have been creating beautiful photographs of themselves “Trashing the Dress”. 

If you are married near an ocean, or the beach holds a special place in your heart, then some of these beach pictures might be perfect for you and your new husband! 

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If you have an extra ambitious photographer, you can even take underwater pictures!

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 This couple drove by this beautiful location and knew they had to stop and get a picture!

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We can’t get enough of these gorgeous elopement photos. This Bride’s Trash the Dress photo shoot is mesmerizing!

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Of course, water isn’t the only way to Trash your Dress! This bride got creative with paint.

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This couple decided that they would make some memories after their wedding with a color fight! These pictures definitely show the couple’s personality.

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Of course, we can never get enough of the beach pictures. These are the kinds of pictures that a couple will remember and treasure forever!

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We would love to hear if you plan on “Trashing the Dress” and how! 

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-Sam