Category Archives: The Bride Tampa

Modern, Bohemian Downtown St. Pete Styled Wedding | The Birchwood

With its gorgeous rooftop and elegant ballroom, The Birchwood has become an iconic Tampa Bay wedding venue. Located in the heart of downtown St. Pete, the boutique hotel features sweeping rooftop views of Tampa Bay and oversized chandeliers in its ballroom making it a top choice for engaged couples. Bringing together the hotel’s modern finishes...

Timeless Elegant White and Gold South Tampa Wedding | Oxford Exchange

  Alexis and Frankie’s South Tampa wedding embodied an overall simple, yet elegant feel. A color palette of white, gold and accents of greenery flanked their venue, which was filled with natural light and exposed brick walls. For the Tampa couple, they knew that the city in which they met and fell in love would...

Best Bridal Shops in Tampa Bay

Your wedding dress really is one of the most memorable dresses you’ll ever put on. It’s not just a dress, it’s a symbol of the fabulous woman that you are. Unlike some of the other wedding planning tasks, purchasing a bridal gown shouldn’t just be something to “check off a list,” it should be an...

Royal Wedding Wedding Dress Predictions

  With the royal wedding just days away, rumors are swirling around Meghan Markle’s wedding dress selection. Insiders think that Ralph & Russo, a small British fashion house, who created the sheer black dress in Meghan’s engagement photos, has been chosen to design her wedding dress, which is said to cost over $100,000. If Ralph...

Tampa Waterfront French Country Styled Shoot | Westshore Yacht Club

  Located in South Tampa along the shores of Tampa Bay is a gorgeous waterfront wedding venue, the Westshore Yacht Club. To showcase the beauty of this hidden gem and its outdoor spaces, we partnered with Tampa Bay wedding planner Kelly Kennedy of Kelly Kennedy Weddings and Events to create a classic, french country inspired...

Romantic Southern Inspired Styled Wedding | Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club

Elegant Southern Inspired Wedding | Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club Wedding A classic Tampa country club wedding with a twist of southern elegance brought an unexpected feel and charm to the recently renovated Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club for this styled wedding shoot. Having undergone a recent refresh in their ballroom, the Tampa wedding...

The Bride Tampa | Be the Beauty Wedding Dress Event

Couture Bridal Shop The Bride Tampa Have you ever day-dreamed about what Tampa Bay wedding vendors do in their spare time? Maybe you think it’s all crystals, lace and wedding cakes, though that’s far from the truth. However, sometimes we are lucky enough to experience the wedding planning process through your eyes. We invited our...

Best of 2016: Tampa Bay Wedding Portraits

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2016: Wedding Portraits As a Tampa Bay wedding blog, we love seeing the emotion and joy captured in the stunning wedding portraits from around the area. From tears of joy to laughter, our preferred Tampa Bay wedding photographers create memories that last a lifetime with these breathtaking portraits! Relive our these special...

Bachelor Inspired Surprise Wedding Proposal | Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

Surprise Wedding Proposal | Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Wedding When Carrie and Ryan responded to our Facebook request to be models for our styled wedding shoot at the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach, the bride-to-be had no idea that a day of modeling would turn into an actual proposal. “We had a couple of jokesters in our families...

Romantic, Modern Vintage Wedding Styled Shoot | Ivy Astoria

Modern, Vintage Tampa Wedding Styled Shoot | Ivy Astoria Wedding We love styled wedding shoots because they allow Tampa Bay wedding pros to step outside of the traditional box and showcase their vast creativity. Ivy Astoria, Ybor City’s newest wedding venue (venue now closed), was the perfect location to bring the outdoors in for an urban, yet romantic styled wedding...

Friday Find It: Long Sleeve Wedding Dresses

Long Sleeve Wedding Dresses | Tampa Bay Bridal Shop For the Tampa Bay bride searching for a bridal gown with a unique look, we are loving long sleeve wedding dresses! The long sleeve trend has been dramatically updated from your mother’s traditional gown to include lace and illusion sleeves, for an elegant, romantic effect. Couture bridal shops Blush Bridal Sarasota and...

Tampa Bay Wedding World Changer Free Wedding Giveaway: Astrid and Gary

Ybor City Wedding | CL Space Wedding Every Tampa Bay wedding is meaningful and has its own unique touches, however Astrid and Gary’s Ybor City wedding occurred under very special circumstances. The Clearwater couple were gifted a free wedding by local Tampa Bay wedding vendors after applying for Black Sheep Bride’s Wedding World Changer Day. Unlike most wedding giveaways,...

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Marry Me Tampa Bay editor, Anna Coats, created Marry Me Tampa Bay in 2012 to showcase the area's best local weddings and vendors. She has been featured as a wedding expert on the national talkshow Daytime, Fox13, ABC Action News, Great Day Tampa Bay, and Bay News 9 (now Spectrum).

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Avila Golf & Country Club

Florida Rustic Barn Weddings

The Vault

The Godfrey Hotel

Renaissance Tampa International Plaza

Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

Red Mesa Events

Kera Photography

Lifelong Photography Studio

Creative Bride and Groom Wedding Portrait with Veil Blowing in Wind | Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Lifelong Photography Studio

Carrie Wildes Photography

dewitt for love

Modern Dramatic Unique Asymmetrical Red Wedding Bridal Bouquet with Ranunculus Tulips Protea Roses Anemone and Amaryllis | Dewitt for Love Photography

Breezin’ Weddings

Florida Bride and Groom Romantic Portrait Under Whimsical and Lush Circular Floral Arch with Pampas Grass, White and Blush Pink Roses, Hydrangeas and Greenery, Bride in Full Length Veil | Tampa Wedding Planner Breezin' Weddings | Wedding Dress Isabel O'Neil Bridal | Wedding Hair Femme Akoi | Waterfront Wedding Venue Tampa Yacht and Country Club

Coastal Coordinating

UNIQUE Weddings & Events

Parties a la Carte

Special Moments Event Planning

Modern, Garden Inspired Wedding Decor, Blush Pink Floral Wall and White Draping, Gazebo, Outdoor Dance Floor, Long Feasting Tables. Rose Gold Chiavari Chairs, Floral Curly Willow Arches | Tampa Bay Wedding Planner Special Moments Event Planning | Tampa Bay Wedding Florist Gabro Event Services | Tampa Bay Wedding Rentals A Chair Affair

Bruce Wayne Florals

Truly Forever Bridal

Michele Renee The Studio

Elite Events Catering

Graingertainment

Longboat Key Club

Beso Del Sol

Isla del Sol Yacht & Country Club

The Poynter Institute

The Don CeSar Hotel

Hotel Zamora

Postcard Inn

Hotel Alba

Kemari Lyn Films

amber mcwhorter photography

Spaghetti Strap Casablanca Ivory Simple Slip Wedding Dress Bridal Gown | Light Blue Grey Groom Suit | Outdoor Bride and Groom Beach Portrait at Tampa St Pete Florida COVID Destination Elopement Beach Wedding Ceremony | Neutral White Ivory and Greenery Bridal Bouquet | Amber McWhorter Photography

Luxe Light Images

Gulf Beach Weddings

Elope Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Wedding Elopement Planning | Elope Tampa Bay

eventfull weddings

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner EventFull Weddings

Monarch Events And Design

Cascade Bridal Bouquet with White and Blush Pink Roses and Ranunculus, White Astilbe, Ivory Stock, Greenery and Eucalyptus | Tampa Wedding Florist Monarch Events and Design

Lynn’s Catering

Amici’s Catered Cuisine

Sweetly Dipped Confections

Bella Bridesmaid

A&P Designs

Grant Hemond & Associates

breezin' entertainment

St. Petersburg Wedding DJ Breezin' Entertainment

A Chair Affair

outside the box

Tampa Bay Bride and Groom Cheers in front of Champagne Wall, Greenery Boxwood Bubbly Wall Rental, Bride Holding Vibrant Jewel Toned Floral Bouquet with Bright Pink Roses, Ivory, Purple, and Blue Flowers | Florida Wedding Planner Breezin' Weddings | South Tampa Outside The Box Event Rentals