Rustic…Still Number One!

All images courtesy Kim Keyes Photography It's amazing...more than a few years after this farm-style, rustic Lakes Region wedding, it is still the most re-pinned on Lakes Region Bride's Pinterest. Styles have come and gone, but Rustic is still Number One in the hearts of many brides. And our all-time number one most pinned photo? It's the rustic bathroom area from this wedding! The bride worked so hard to put this wedding together and planned, planned and planned with family and … [Read more...]

Sweet Summer Camp Style Shoot

On a warm spring day, we were invited to the woods of northern NH for a very special style shoot with some wonderful, talented wedding professionals. It was a dream of a day, with sunshine, blooming flowers, a wonderful model (Ashley) and a location the likes of which you just don't see every day. Camp Ogontz has log cabins, boats, a lake...and a cathedral-like event venue overlooking the water. (Not to mention the creative, talented staff.) It is a glorious place for a wedding weekend, complete … [Read more...]

Church Landing Bridal Show is 11/12/17!

photos courtesy Colleen Brownlee Photography One of the Lakes Region's most rustic and elegant locations is Church Landing at Mill Falls at the Lake, Meredith, NH. On the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee, Church Landing is the perfect spot for Lakes Region Bride's annual fall bridal show. This year's show will be Sunday, Nov. 12, noon-3 pm. Mark your planners now and start your day with a fab brunch at Lakehouse at Church Landing. Bring your wedding party, bring your family and friends for a … [Read more...]

Lakeside Bridal Show 2/26/17!

Glittery tables at the Margate - this year promises new linen colors, florals and more at the show. (Tables by divine inspirations!) Brides-to-be: The grand prize at the Feb. 26 2017 Lakeside Bridal Show is $500.00 IN CASH! Get ready for an afternoon of wedding planning fun at the Margate on Winnipesaukee in Laconia! Mark your calendar for Sunday, Feb. 26 from noon to 3 pm for a great afternoon meeting with top wedding professionals, free updos by Galleria Salon, cake samples, the latest gowns … [Read more...]

2017 Lakes Region Bride

The pages of Lakes Region Bride magazine's 2017 issue will be full of glorious, inspirational wedding ideas, gowns, florals, styles, colors and top NH wedding professionals to help plan your perfect Lakes Region/NH wedding. Watch for updates! Until then, a little sneak peek for what's ahead in the 2017 issue.(above photo): Erika Follansbee Photography; florals: Mountain Laurel; table linens/design: divine inspirations!; hair/makeup: Lakes Region Hair Care; gown/veil: Inspirations Bridal; … [Read more...]

Scenes from the Fall Bridal Show

    Things were sparkly, glittery, and very beautiful at the 11/13/16 Fall Bridal Show at Church Landing, Meredith. Brides-to-be and guests found tons of wedding ideas and inspiration. Colleen Brownlee Photography captured some scenes from the day.   … [Read more...]

Rustic, Elegant Fall Bridal Show Nov. 13!

Images courtesy Michelle Heath Photography If you are planning a wedding, or know someone who is in the midst of the details leading up to the wedding day, plan to spend a wonderful afternoon at Lakes Region Bride's Fall Bridal Show at Church Landing in Meredith on Sunday, Nov. 13 from noon to 3 pm. Start the day with a lavish brunch at Church Landing's Lakehouse in a relaxed atmosphere. Then it's on to the show in the Winnipesaukee Ballroom, Chris Craft room and the Carriage … [Read more...]

Late Summer Garden Wedding

Photos courtesy Erika Follansbee Photography. A late summer's day, with just a hint of autumn in the air, was the perfect opportunity for a style photo shoot for the 2017 issue of Lakes Region Bride magazine. We gathered with a group of top wedding professionals for a to-die-for table design by divine inspirations! with florals by Mountain Laurel Flowers, a wonderful wedding cake from Ooo La La Creative Cakes, a lacey confection of a gown from Inspirations Bridal and Formal Wear, and hair and … [Read more...]

Inspired Wedding Photo Style Shoot

  All images by AB Photography When you are lucky enough to be gifted your grandmother’s beautiful vintage china, it can provide the inspiration for wedding style. Abby, owner of AB Photography ( was the fortunate recipient of her grandmother’s vintage china. She explains, when asked where the idea for the country Lakes Region photo shoot came from, “My inspiration for this styled shoot was to put together a true New Hampshire wedding centered around … [Read more...]

It’s all in the Details

    Michelle Heath Photo of Moulton's Farm booth 2015 Fall Bridal Show) A great event is all in the details ... we are pulling out all the stops for the Sunday, Nov. 13 Fall Bridal Show at Church Landing. We have so much loveliness in store for those planning weddings, from sumptuous cake samples, signature cocktails (how about one called Always a Bridesmaid?!), photo booth fun, updos and makeup consults by Galleria Salon, a wedding library with lots of FREE planning … [Read more...]