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This blog is going to help you decide if a “first look” with your partner is for you! There are so many different ways to design your wedding day timeline, and that can be overwhelming when planning your big day. But hopefully these tips will help you decide if a “first look” fits your vision […]

Wedding Tips: Benefits of a First Look | Birch & Belle Photography

Jorie and Tylor were married at Heritage Farm Market in Fremont, Michigan on a beautiful late summer Saturday. When we arrived Jorie and her four bridesmaids were getting ready at the farm house at Heritage Farms. They were getting their hair done by Gabby Vanderwall and makeup done by Taelor Schultz. They all looked absolutely […]

Boho Farmhouse Wedding Fremont Michigan | Jorie & Tylor

Brianna and Matt were married at the Black River Barn in South Haven, Michigan on a beautiful Friday afternoon. Everything went prefect! The venue was amazing, Black River Barn thought of everything when it comes to weddings! Bri looked stunning in her strapless wedding gown with a deep V and sweetheart neckline from Becker’s Bridal […]

South Haven Summer Wedding, Black River Barn | Brianna & Matthew

Cassandra and Garyt were married at The Event Center at Fricano Place in Muskegon, Michigan this past weekend. Their day was AMAZING. Their bridal party was an absolute blast and at the end of the night the couple shared a huge surprise with their guests, but we’ll get to that later.  We arrived at the […]

Indoor Woodsy Wedding Muskegon, Michigan | Cassandra & Garyt

Cathy and Tim were married on a perfect September Saturday at the Overisel Emporium in Holland, Michigan. Their day was so special and unique! We arrived at the venue and began taking photos of the couple’s details. The bridal suite was in the lower level of the building. The decor felt so quaint and homey […]

September Wedding Holland, Michigan | Cathy & Tim

Most couples are a little bit lost on how to make all the planning go smoothly for the big day! I wanted to create this blog to give you tips you might not have thought about! Here are 20 tips for a stress free wedding day: Remember, it’s your day, and the most important thing […]

20 Tips for a stress-free wedding day!

Sabrina and Curtis were married on a beautiful Saturday at Heritage Barn Co. in New Era, Michigan. The day was amazing and full of emotion!  When we arrived Sabrina was getting ready in her bridal suit with all her bridesmaids and adorable flower girls, one of which was her daughter. Everyone’s hair and makeup was […]

Heritage Barn Co., New Era, Michigan, Summer Wedding | Sabrina & Curtis

Angie and Mike were married on a beautiful Saturday at The Lake House in Ludington, Michigan. Their wedding was amazing and full of heartfelt moments. I can’t wait to share their day with all of you!  Angie wanted to do a first look with Mike so we had the opportunity to do that outside at […]

Summer Wedding at The Lake House, Ludington, Michigan | Angelique & Michael

Shealyn and Brad were married on a Friday afternoon at The Lake House in Ludington, Michigan. The day started out rainy but by the end of the day we had a peak of sun and some really pretty sunset photos!  Shealyn and Brad’s day was perfect! The d├ęcor was elegant with candle light and lots […]

The Lake House Venue Summer Wedding | Shealyn & Brad

Bride & Groom Kissing

Toni and Michael were married at the always beautiful Ivy House in Saugatuck, Michigan this past Sunday. We started our day by greeting Toni who was with her family and bridesmaids in the bridal suite to gather her details and take photos of her amazing dress. Her dress was stunning! It was a beaded scoop […]

Ivy House Wedding, Saugatuck Michigan | Toni & Michael

Bride & Groom kiss at the altar