Category Archives: Coastal Wedding

Romantic, Elegant Sarasota Beach Wedding | The Resort at Longboat Key Club

Abigail and Kurt’s destination Sarasota beach wedding featured soft, neutral flora and natural greenery, a stunning oceanfront ceremony, and a chic ballroom reception with tropical accents. “Our wedding theme was romantic and simplistic with a touch of beachy vibes. We have always loved the beach, and it is our happy place so we knew there...

Sage and Ivory Tropical St. Pete Wedding | Tampa Bay Watch

Hannah and Nick’s waterfront St. Petersburg wedding featured a coastal vibe and natural table settings set against the glistening waters of Tampa Bay. The St. Pete Beach bride and groom wanted to showcase the surrounding landscape for their 95 guests by choosing minimal décor to highlight the bayside backdrop. “Our theme and inspiration were tropical...

Romantic Blush and Ivory South Tampa Wedding | Westshore Yacht Club

Rachel and Liam’s classic waterfront South Tampa wedding featured marina views, soft florals, and modern white reception. The Tampa couple channeled a timeless style when selecting their colors and decor and paid homage to the waterfront Tampa Bay lifestyle. “We wanted our day to be romantic and classic, but also have a coastal and Florida...

Nautical Inspired Downtown Tampa Wedding | Yacht StarShip

Amy and Keyan’s intimate downtown Tampa destination wedding featured maritime elements and classic shades of blue and red. The bride and groom incorporated several personal elements, including Keyan’s family burgee (a distinguishing flag used in boating) and key lime pie desserts as a nod to their Key West engagement. The Port Charlotte couple used to...

White and Green Waterfront South Tampa Wedding | Westshore Yacht Club

Jordi and Matt’s waterfront South Tampa wedding featured a neutral color palette, lush greenery, and a few nods to their mutual love of travel. The couple exchanged vows in a traditional Catholic ceremony followed by an alfresco dinner and dancing overlooking a waterfront marina. “We always dreamed of an outdoor reception. We loved the idea...

Intimate Coastal Inspired Sea Glass Blue Wedding | Hilton Clearwater Beach

Cheyanne and Preston’s intimate Clearwater Beach wedding relied on nature to inspire their soft watery color palette and neutral minimalist decor. The natural florals and sea glass details offered a fresh take on the typical beach wedding. “Our wedding theme was very simple and pretty. Clearwater Beach is beautiful; we wanted to let the scenery...

Coastal Blue and Yellow Clearwater Beach Wedding | Carlouel Yacht Club

Elizabeth and Jack’s destination Clearwater Beach wedding featured a relaxed, yet elegant vibe with a yellow and blue color palette and nautical elements centered around oysters. “We went for a coastal feel with oysters being our design inspiration. While Clearwater Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, my husband is more...

Bohemian-Inspired Sarasota Beach Wedding | Longboat Key Club

Olivia and Gabriel’s bohemian-inspired Sarasota beach wedding featured neutral colors, an abundance of greenery, and personal details. To complement the gorgeous locale, the bride and groom opted for natural foliage and botanicals with shades of white, honey, and greenery. The couple incorporated personal touches including their pet, Mae, who appeared on napkins, favors, and even...

Romantic Garden-Inspired Dusty Blue Outdoor Wedding | Renaissance Tampa International Plaza

Located adjacent to Tampa Bay’s most upscale mall, the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza is a hidden gem of a wedding venue offering modern flair and contemporary decor that brings together its vibrant surroundings for both indoor and outdoor celebrations. While the Renaissance Tampa boasts a traditional ballroom, we chose to highlight the hotel’s unique and...

Coastal Blue Florida Styled Shoot | Redington Beach

  This coastal blue styled wedding shoot was brought to life on the quieter shores of Redington Beach, just north of the St. Pete Beach. Creating a soft color palette to embody the ethereal environment, the organizer of the shoot wanted something beautiful, simple and organic. Shannon Dewitt of Dewitt for Love Photography describes how...

Travel Inspired Jewel Toned Sarasota Wedding | Mote Marine Aquarium

Jessica and Travis’ elegant, outdoor Sarasota wedding brought together quintessential Florida icons, including a live shark tank behind the couple’s cake table. With a color palette of assorted jewel tones and greenery, every element of this detailed wedding surely popped! “Since most of our guests were coming from out-of-town, we wanted them to have the...

Navy Blue, Gold and White Wedding | Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

  Chelsey and Donald’s classic Clearwater Beach wedding featured a timeless navy, gold, and white color palette that complemented their beautiful Gulf of Mexico venue backdrop. “We selected Clearwater Beach because we wanted our wedding to have the feel of a destination wedding, but not be in our hometown,” the bride explained. “Clearwater Beach was...

Whimsical Jewel Toned Waterfront Florida Wedding | Clearwater Beach Rec Center

  Jenna and Kevin’s waterfront Clearwater Beach wedding featured a jeweled tone color palette of emerald, midnight, and amethyst, and whimsical inspired decor. “It was very important for me to have a unique wedding. I did not want to have the ‘cookie cutter’ wedding,” the bride explained. “I searched a lot on Pinterest and the...

Waterfront, Tropical Old Florida Themed St. Pete Wedding | St. Petersburg Museum of History

  Michelle and Michael’s waterfront St. Pete wedding featured an Old Florida inspired theme with a glamorous color palette of tropical colors and a splash of gold. “My husband and I are both Floridians, so we both agreed on that theme because it was a big part of us. He grew up on the water,...

Beachy Boho Mint Green and Gray Waterfront Downtown Tampa Wedding | Yacht Starship

  Shelbey and Danny’s waterfront Tampa wedding featured a mint and gray color palette and a beachy theme, fitting for locals bride and groom. “We chose a variation of Danny’s company’s colors. He and his brothers started Nardos Natural Skin Care, and their theme is aqua. The business is a big part of our lives so...

Elegant Coastal Waterfront Dunedin Wedding Styled Shoot | Beso del Sol

Nestled against the enchanting waterways near Caladesi Island lies a hidden waterfront wedding venue gem Beso Del Sol Resort. The open water views, natural wooden elements and eye-dazzling chandeliers of the Dunedin wedding venue provided a beautiful canvas for this styled wedding shoot. To style the bride, Tampa Bay bridal shop Nikki’s Glitz and Glam provided...

Siesta Key Tropical Poolside Reception | Tropical Breeze Resort

AnnMarie and Steve’s beautiful Siesta Key wedding featured a sun-soaked ceremony on the beach, followed by a tropical poolside reception at a retro Spanish style villa. Since the bride and groom needed help finding a venue, they hired Siesta Key wedding planner Parties a la Carte. “After meeting with AnnMarie and Steve, we developed a...

Coastal Waterfront South Tampa Wedding | Westshore Yacht Club

Waterfront South Tampa Wedding | Westshore Yacht Club Wedding Megan and Kyle’s romantic waterfront South Tampa wedding featured a classic coastal theme in a gorgeous setting that enhanced the natural ambiance of Tampa Bay. “My husband and I both spend a lot of time outdoors and on the water, so it was important for us...

Boho Earth Toned Inspired South Tampa Waterfront Wedding | Westshore Yacht Club

Waterfront South Tampa Wedding | Westshore Yacht Club Wedding Jackie and Justin’s romantic waterfront Tampa wedding featured a steel blue, grey and sage color palette to complement the water views of the Bay and beautiful landscaping of their venue. The Dunedin couple chose an organic theme to reflect their love of the outdoors and natural elements. “Our...

Blush, Ivory and Gold Fairytale Sarasota Wedding | Sarasota Yacht Club

Outdoor Sarasota Wedding | Sarasota Yacht Club Wedding Nicole and Jordan’s coastal fairytale Sarasota wedding featured an angelic color palette of blush, ivory and just a touch of gold for their daytime affair. “I was going for an elegant, fairytale theme,” the bride explained. “I am so incredibly lucky to have found Jordan, and I have...

Pink & Green Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Sarasota Wedding | Longboat Key Club

Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Sarasota Wedding | Longboat Key Club Wedding Stephanie and Matthew’s Sarasota wedding featured bright tropical colors and a gorgeous beachfront setting to complement their Lilly Pulitzer inspired color palette. “I would describe our theme as a little southern charm, tropical vibe and Lilly Pulitzer all rolled into one!” the bride beamed. “We are both...

Navy Blue, Waterfront Bradenton Wedding | Palmetto Riverside Bed and Breakfast

Waterfront Bradenton Wedding | Palmetto Riverside Bed and Breakfast Michelle and Marc’s waterfront Bradenton wedding featured a navy blue color palette and an outdoor, interfaith wedding ceremony under a large Spanish moss tree. “We chose to have a little getaway ceremony in a quaint coastal town. With the venue being a historic, waterfront bed and breakfast, it...

Navy and Coral Nautical St. Petersburg Wedding | Isla del Sol Yacht & Country Club

Nautical, Waterfront St. Petersburg Wedding | Isla del Sol Yacht & Country Club Wedding St. Petersburg couple Sarah and Cameron hosted a hometown wedding to showcase the beauty of their Floridian city. “We chose to get married locally because we already live in paradise. All of our out-of-town family were excited to spend spring break in Florida!” the...

Elegant, Blue Coastal Chic St. Pete Styled Wedding | Tampa Bay Watch

Blue Coastal St. Pete Waterfront Wedding | St. Pete Wedding Venue Tampa Bay Watch This elegant, coastal inspired styled St. Pete wedding featured neutral bridesmaid colors, wooden farm tables, textured decor and a vibrant waterfront wedding venue. The coastal chic vibe took us on journey to the shores of the Northeast. St. Pete wedding photographers Caroline & Evan Photography captured the...

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Renaissance Tampa International Plaza

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Lifelong Photography Studio

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Breezin’ Weddings

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Special Moments Event Planning

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Truly Forever Bridal

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Longboat Key Club

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The Poynter Institute

The Don CeSar Hotel

Hotel Zamora

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LAKE LODGE

The Lake Lodge Wedding Venue | Lake Thonotosassa Tampa Area Wedding Venue

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ADORE BRIDAL

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Grant Hemond & Associates

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