Love in Bloom Sapphire and Lace Design A bride’s bouquet is essentially and extension of the dress, another element to showcase the bride’s style. Historically, the purpose of flowers, spices, and herbs at a wedding were three-fold. First, they were thought to ward off evil spirits. Second, wearing or carrying floral arrangements increased fertility. And […]

Choosing Your Wedding Florist – Pittsburgh Florists ~ Sapphire and Lace Design

September 28, 2017

“I am currently going through revisions of my wedding album with Amber and it reminds me of how much I love my wedding photos. She has a wonderful eye for photography and captured our wedding day beautifully. We also did engagement photos as part of our package and this was a great chance to get […]

September 28, 2017

“Amber Marie Photography was simply top notch. Amber was so easy to work with and constantly put me at ease even on the day of the wedding. Her personality and interpersonal skills really stood out to me when choosing a photographer and they did not disappoint. She reached out for preparation, and made the planning […]

September 28, 2017

A Little Bit Country White Barn Wedding Venue – Prospect, PA North of Pittsburgh, just outside the Ohio border, is Prospect Pennsylvania. It’s here that you will find the White Barn. The White Barn sits on over 200 acres of lush green land with tall trees and gentle rolling hills. There is also a picturesque […]

Pittsburgh Wedding Venues – The White Barn

September 27, 2017

We took Lori and Isaac’s engagement shots at Mellon Park outside Pittsburgh. Mellon Park is a beautifully maintained park with lush green gardens and cobblestone paths. A shot within the walled garden showing the exquisite greenery and foliage. Even in black and white the gardens are gorgeous. These shots were some of my favorites.

Lori & Isaac Engagements – Mellon Park

September 25, 2017

Anne Marie and Gino are a fabulous bride and groom and I loved spending their day with them. The Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church is rich and beautiful, with classic architecture and intricate designs in the tall, wooden doors. Sapphire and Lace prepared this gorgeous bride’s bouquet with ivory, pink and soft coral florals. The […]

Pink Rose Bouquet | Emerald Green Bridesmaids Dresses | Butler Country Club

September 20, 2017

The Club at Shadow Lakes is a gorgeous location for a wedding or reception in the Pittsburgh area. This beautiful country club is surrounded by lush green trees and rolling hills, and the expansive windows fill the room with natural light. Kristina and Bobby are a stunning bride and groom and taking their wedding photos […]

Laced Back Wedding Dress | Pink & Navy | The Club at Shadow Lakes

September 18, 2017

The Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh is a breathtaking venue for wedding ceremonies and wedding receptions in downtown Pittsburgh. As a wedding photographer it’s one of my favorites. The Carnegie Museum offers countless spots for unique and romantic wedding pictures. Ashley looked stunning in her wedding dress. The veil, beaded accents, and fabulous Jimmy Choo […]

Blue Jimmy Choo Wedding Shoes | Wedding Bowties | Carnegie Museum Wedding

September 15, 2017

Personality is the most important thing to look for in a Wedding Photographer? When I have bride that would like to get more information about my photography services I always encourage an in-person meeting.  Sure, its more convenient to just have a phone call, but meeting someone face to face is simply invaluable. Along with […]

What is the most important thing to look for in a Wedding Photographer

September 11, 2017

 Spanning over 200 acres, The White Barn combines rustic country with pure elegance. The dress, the details, and the ring were classic and sophisticated These outdoor wedding pictures were so romantic. Stephanie and Ian were a dream to photograph! Stephanie was a breathtakingly beautiful bride. The soft colors in the scenery were the perfect backdrop for their pictures. […]

Stephanie & Ian – White Barn Wedding Pictures

July 25, 2017