Category: Styled Shoots

This fall I had the pleasure of working alongside Simply Sarah Photography to create this beautiful editorial at the Cove in Eleuthera in the Bahamas. I’m so thankful to have been a part of it and excited to share these images with you.

Thank you to all of our wonderful vendors for bringing this gorgeous inspiration to life and to Style Me Pretty for the feature.

Check out the full vendor list on the feature page here.

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Photography: Simply Sarah Photography // Planning + Design: Molly McKinley Designs // Florals + Rentals: Boy Meets Girl Weddings // Venue: The Cove // Stationary: Lazywood Lane // Gown: Alexandra Grecc // Bridal Boutique: BASH // Bride’s Shoes: Bella Belle // Ring: Susie Saltzman // Hair and Makeup: The Hair & Makeup Collective

Hi friends!

It was almost 6 years ago (whoa) when I started planning styled shoots alongside new vendor friends to try to get my name out in the wedding industry.

Since then, we’ve had editorials featured on many blogs & in magazines. I’ll list a few of my favorites for you to see!

Love of My Life, featured on Green Wedding Shoes

A Storied Love, featured in Southern Weddings V9

Tuscan Skies, featured in The Celebration Society

When Natalie of 4 Corners Photography asked me about speaking at a workshop for those who are interested in learning how to successfully plan a styled shoot, I was so excited. This is such a needed discussion, especially for new vendors and planners.

Here is a link where you can find more information. Looking forward to seeing you there!


Image by Haley Sheffield

Hi friends! I am still pretty overwhelmed at the opportunity I was given to design an editorial “Storied Love” in Southern Wedding’s V9. I mean, that was a dream, right? When our sweet bride graced this year’s cover, I was even more blown away. Thankful doesn’t describe it!

I’m posting the magazine spreads below, but I’ll post more of my favorite images in another post soon. Special thanks to Emily and Lisa at Southern Weddings, and to my talented friends Davy and Lydia Whitener.

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Publication: SouthernWeddings // Planning, Design & Styling: Molly McKinley Designs // Photography: Davy Whitener // Film Processing: Richard Photo Lab // Invitations + Paper Goods: Lydia Whitener // Venue: Coastal Discovery Museum // Florals: August Design // Vintage Rentals and Place Settings: Southern Vintage GA // Gown: Christos Bridal // Bridesmaids: Paper Crown // Menswear: Bonobos // Ties: High Cotton Ties // Hair + Makeup: Jennifer C Nieman // Painting: Elaine Burge | Catering: Thrive Catering // Lounge Rentals: Ooh Events // Vintage Rentals: Savannah Vintage Rentals// Cake: Savannah Custom Cakes // Candles: Creative Candles // Custom Spoons: Milk and Honey Luxuries //Ribbon: Susanna Luck // Linens: I Do Linens // Hair Piece: Tessa Kim // Jewelry: Gabrielle Jewelry

Wow! One of my favorite projects this year by far was working with Simply Sarah Photography to plan a workshop at The Rockwood Lodge at Old Edwards Inn And Spa. Just over two hours from Atlanta, the North Carolina mountains are the perfect destination for a wedding.

It was so fun to work alongside Sarah and explain a little more about styling to the attendees. We started with a boudoir shoot in the morning, and in the afternoon, the attendees shot a ceremony + reception set up, as well as our (adorable) couple.

See the full feature on Style Me Pretty’s front page here.

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Photography: Simply Sarah Photography // Planning + Design: Molly McKinley Designs // Florals: Forage & Fleur // Venue: Old Edwards Inn And Spa // Invitations: Fig & Flourish // Gown: Alexandra Grecco // Bride’s Shoes: Bella Belle // Jewelry: Susie Saltzman // Hair + Makeup: Jennifer C. Nieman // Groom’s Attire: The Modern Gent //  Bridal Boutique: Bash Bozeman // Linens: I Do Linens // Rentals: Crush Event Rentals // Rentals: Professional Party Rentals

I have a slight obsession with 30A. The sweet little towns of Seaside, Watercolor, Rosemary, and Alys Beach are really beautifully done – each one has its own feel and design, all perfect for destination weddings! I will follow weddings anywhere – but especially here.

This inspiration shoot in particular follows the sweet storyline of a couple’s private getaway to Alys Beach to celebrate their one year anniversary with a vow renewal.

Thank you so much to Simply Sarah Photography for these beautiful photos and to Style Me Pretty for the feature. Check out the full feature on Style Me Pretty here.

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Photography: Simply Sarah Photography // Photography: Simply Sarah Photography //  Planning + Styling: Molly McKinley Designs // Floral Design: Lindsay Coletta // Wedding Dress: Sarah Seven // Jewelry: Susie Salesman // Hair + Makeup: Jennifer C. Nieman // Venue: Alys Beach // Bridal Boutique: Bash Bozeman // Calligraphy + Stationery: Fig & Flourish // Film Processing: PhotoVision Prints // Ribbon: Adorn Company// Ring Box: The Mrs Box

We are thrilled to see our blush, blue, and bashful wedding inspiration in the newest issue of The Celebration Society! So excited to share these images with you. Thanks to all of our lovely vendors for bringing this beautiful inspiration to life.

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Photography: Davy Whitener // Planning + Styling: Molly McKinley // Venue: Brumby Gardens at the Hilton Marietta // Florals: Adaptation Floral Design // Gown: The SentimentalistRebecca Schoneveld “Ines” // Men’s Attire: Groom’s own // Hair + Makeup: Vigilante Cosmetics // Jewelry: Anthropologie // Models: Ursula Wiedmann

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Venue: Summeroar Studio // Photography: Rustic White Photography // Wedding Planner: Molly McKinley Designs // Bride’s Gown: The Sentimentalist // Gown Designer: Carol Hannah // Gown Name: Monticello // Hair & Makeup: Jennifer C Nieman // Florals: Bloomin Bouquets // Cake: Eileen Carter Creations // Paper Good: Ashley Buzzy Lettering + Press // Modeling Agency: Ursula Wiedmann Models // Model: Jocelyn

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Weddings Unveiled is one of my very favorite publications and it is always an honor to be featured there. Click here to see more from our European Garden inspiration.

Photography: Simply Sarah Photography    |    Concept and Planning: Molly McKinley Designs    |    Venue: Dunaway Gardens    |    Concept, Florals and Design: Tailor & Table    |    Wedding Dress: Jenny Packham from Kelly’s Closet in Atlanta, GA    |    Lingerie Separates: Kelly’s Closet in Atlanta, GA    |    Lace Veil: Adele Amelia    |    Hair and Makeup: Jennifer C. Nieman    |    Menswear: The Modern Gent    |    Rentals: Crush Event Rentals    |    China: Vintage English Teacup    |    Stationery: Bella Figura and Designs Girl    |    Jewelry: Wanderlust Jewelers    |    Models: Sara Cate and Chase with Atlanta Models & Talent, Inc.

000096650016 000096660010Excited to share this beautiful sneak peek of a recent project with Davy Whitener. Full vendor list to come soon with the full post.

Photography: Davy Whitener // Planning + Styling: Molly McKinley // Venue: Brumby Gardens at the Hilton Marietta // Florals: Adaptation Floral Design // Gown: The Sentimentalist, Rebecca Schoneveld “Ines” // Men’s Attire: Groom’s own // Hair + Makeup: Vigilante Cosmetics // Jewelry: Anthropologie // Models: Ursula Wiedmann

We are so honored and excited for our vendors to have received “Best-of” awards from our French-inspired Valentine’s Day shoot. This was such a fun shoot to style, and our vendor team was amazingly talented.

Congratulations Fabulous Frocks of Atlanta and Carolina Herrera for Green Wedding Shoes’ Best-of Wedding Dresses! Thank you Calee Lutes for your stellar modeling!


Congratulations Lindsay Coletta for Green Wedding Shoes’ Best-of Bouquets! I loved this bouquet so much.

frenchvday-styled-04Isn’t that fun? Thank you so much, Green Wedding Shoes, for including these images!

A big thanks to Rustic White for always taking the most beautiful photos.