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Zoe & Greg’s Autumnal Engagement Shoot

Well I’ve finally given in to the fact that Autumn is almost here, the boots are waiting for their first outing and I’ve been on more than one shopping spree to stock up on some cosy fall fashion (any excuse!)!  So it seems appropriate to share Zoe & Greg’s gorgeous engagement shoot today, we love […]

Larissa & John's Breakfast Engagement Shoot with Anna Pumer Photography on www.blovedweddings.com

Home is where the heart is

I LOVE at home engagement shoots, there’s nothing more personal, cosy and romantic.  Larissa and John met when she moved into his house as a student, so home really is where the heart is for these two!  One Sunday morning their photographer Anna Pumer rocked up to catch these two doing what they love best […]

Candice & Nick's Golden Hour Engagement Shoot on film & digital by Anouschka Rokebrand on www.blovedweddings.com

Candice & Nick’s Golden Hour Engagement Shoot

Good morning my loves! It’s been a little while since I shared an engagement shoot with you, so this month I’ve given the b.team a break and we’ll be bringing some newly engaged couples to these pages.  I do love a good couple shoot, especially when the stars align to combine romance and gorgeous ‘golden […]

Cute & colourful Amsterdam engagement shoot

Cute & colourful Amsterdam city shoot

Today’s engagement shoot is a real celebration of love & cultures.  This Indonesian bride-to-be and her English groom had their engagement shoot in the city of Amsterdam.  It was captured SO beautifully by Turkish wedding photographer Yeliz Actici and styled by a team of local professionals – who hail from all over the world too!  […]

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mint & coral anniversary shoot with a twist!

Planning your wedding is wonderful, fun, stressful and sometimes there’s a massive temptation to ditch it all and just elope! I know the most important part of your day is the actual, you know, getting married bit but I’m pretty sure you’re looking forward to seeing all your hard work come together too, the flowers, […]

Duck Dynasty Inspired styled shoot by Sarah Sharpe

Winter Anniversary Shoot

Winter is such a forgotten season when it comes to stylish shoots!  Oh yes, I know a Spring or Summer engagement shoot is much more predictable weather-wise, blue skies and sunshine make the prettiest backdrops.  But spare a thought for a winter shoot, you might be surprised by the results – think cosy boots and […]

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Lauryn & JQ’s Effortlessly Stylish Engagement Shoot

This morning we talked about engagement shoots – whether you’re having one and if so if it should be ‘styled’ or ‘au naturel’?  As big fans of engagement shoots at b.loved HQ (and one of the few UK wedding blogs who regularly feature them!) we think they should be all about capturing your style, whether […]


Meredith & Mitch’s Modern Hippy Engagement Shoot

Good morning brides! Hands up if you’re thinking about your engagement shoot? We’re HUGE fans of engagement shoots at b.loved HQ, not just because we love to see couples in love (we do!) but also because we think they’re a really great way to get to know your photographer, relax in front of the camera, […]


Verena & Sam’s London anniversary shoot

Afternooon my loves! We’ve a bit of a bonus post this afternoon in the form of Verena & Sam’s sweet anniversary shoot from To Have & To Hold Photography.  A year after their summer wedding, this young couple wanted to celebrate their marriage with a London love shoot, the city where they first met.  I […]


Dishni & Haren’s Stowe Love Shoot

Morning brides-to-be!  With wedding season over, the b.loved schedule is jam-packed with real weddings over the next few weeks.  But I’ve still managed to find some space to squeeze in some of my favourite love shoots!  Today’s engagement session from Ravinder Crone is as simple as it is sweet, proving that sometimes love really is […]


maria & ludwig’s autumnal love shoot

Morning lovelies! We’re back to ‘normal’ here at b.loved HQ and ready to rock this week with a whole host of pretty content kicking off with this pretty & stylish love shoot by Dutch photographer Rurie van Sark.   Maria & Ludwig met at University, and after a whirlwind romance married last year in an […]


Fillipa & Darren’s Sweet Summer Picnic

Morning lovelies! Just two days to go until the b.party, and it’s a hive of activity at b.loved HQ with ribbons and sparkle galore!  We can’t wait to reveal all… but until then we’re still serving up your daily dose of inspiration! Up today is this super pretty engagement shoot from Katy Lunsford!  It’s not […]


Jo & Steve’s Summer on the River

It’s always a pleasure to feature the work of our b.team photographer Anneli, from Anneli Marinovich Photography, and I’m especially thrilled about this glowing engagement session!  Shot on the banks of the river in Richmond-Upon-Thames on a gorgeous summer’s evening it captures everything I love about engagement shoots – love, simplicity and that stunning golden […]


Catia & Emmanual’s Rustic Azores Engagement Shoot

Today’s pretty-as-a-picture styled engagement shoot comes from Portuguese wedding photographer Marta José of Dreamaker Photography.  The place Marta, and her couple Cátia & Emmanual call home is in the Azores, a cluster of islands in the middle of the Atlantic off the coast of Portugal.  Being so remote, there is little in the way of […]


Ashley & Lance’s Rainy Central Park Engagement Shoot

Morning my loves!  Just how romantic is today’s engagement shoot? It doesn’t get more soppy than kissing in the rain in Central Park!  Far from putting a dampener on these two love birds spirits, they made the most of the opportunity to snuggle under umbrellas and dance in the rain!  Ashley’s pretty coral dress adds […]


Rachel & Steve’s Brighton engagement shoot

Morning readers!  Up this morning is a gorgeous engagement shoot from Eddie Judd.  Rachel & Steve’s shoot on Brighton Pier is the perfect mix of seaside fun and seaside chic!  You know how much I love a good love story, and these two gorgeous people have one of the best!  You never know what a […]


Ingrid & Jeroen’s lovebug family shoot

Morning lovelies! Something a little different, yet totally adorable coming up this morning, in the shape of this cute little family of lovebugs!  Mum and Dad of three gorgeous little girls, Jeroen & Ingrid are tying the knot later this summer in a family-orientated Italian wedding.  So rather than a couple shoot with their photographer […]


Lorna & Mat’s Pretty Petersham Engagement Shoot

Morning lovelies!  b.loved is about to get a whole lot prettier this morning with Lorna & Mat’s beautiful engagement shoot from lovely photographer Dasha Caffrey.  Petersham Nurseries is such a pretty choice for any shoot, and I especially love the springtime magnolia and blossom sneaking their way into these sweet portraits.  Despite the unseasonal chill, […]


Raquel & Rik’s Portuguese Sunset Engagement Shoot

Morning ladies!  I’m so thrilled to introduce you to Matt + Lena Photography today.  This fine art photography duo, hailing from the UK & Canada respectively, are now based in the Algarve, Portugal and specialise in photographing local and destination weddings in the stunning surroundings they are proud to call home.  These two are not […]


Chantal & Chris’ sweet engagement shoot with a bicycle made-for-two

Morning my loves! I’m not sure what it is about Katherine Ashdown, but she has all the cutest couples!  I’m pretty sure it has a lot to do with her approach, to Kathy each couple is a new friend and not just another client {she even has a Facebook page for her brides to get […]


Stephanie & Matt’s Colorado Mountain Engagement Shoot

When my beautiful readers get in touch to tell me their wedding plans, it makes my day!  I love hearing why you love reading b.loved, and it’s always such an honour to share the engagement shoots and weddings of the brides we’ve helped inspire.  Bride-to-be Stephanie got in touch recently to share her engagement shoot […]


Julia & David’s Winchester Engagement Shoot

A few months ago photographer Jacques from Real Simple Photography emailed with some exciting news about their relocation from South Africa to the UK.  To celebrate, we launched a competition for one lucky couple to win their engagement shoot with Jacques in the beautiful city of Winchester.  Our favourite proposal story entry came from Julia […]


a boudoir style for every bride

Morning readers! You’ll know by now I’m a big fan of bridal boudoir shoots, and I’m especially a fan of those by Katherine Ashdown.  She is such a wonderful photographer, and captures her boudoir clients with such style and sensitivity.  To showcase the beauty of boudoir, and encourage more brides to celebrate their W-day ready […]


Marina & Carlos Forever

Good morning readers!  This morning we’re venturing off to Portugal with the wonderful Lounge Fotografia for Marina & Carlos’ pretty engagement shoot.  This gorgeous couple {seriously, aren’t they just gorgeous?!} picked a pretty woodland location for a romantic stroll and picnic filled with personal trinkets and favourite things.  Marina wore a beautiful floral crown in […]


Donna & Adele’s pretty countryside engagement shoot

Good morning readers! I’m so excited to share this pretty engagement shoot today from our very own b.teamers Catharine & James.  You will know these two better as Itty Bitty & Bijou, our resident pretty paper experts, but today I’m sharing the work of their other venture Catharine Noble Photography.  Yup, our b.team are multi-talented!  […]