STYLED SHOOT - Water Color Spring

We. Love. Styled. Shoots.

There. We said it. Styled shoots are literally the best. Take a group of amazing wedding pros, come up with a unique idea, and watch it all come to life. For this styled shoot we got to partner with Paper Heart Events, and bring to life a Water Color Spring that will literally make your jaw drop with envy.

Did we mention we shot this in the dead of winter so bright colors literally made our hearts happy? Oh yeah girl, it was totally worth it.

Check these out, get some inspo, and don’t forget to save them to your Pinterest page to show your glam squad! Special thanks to the wedding professionals who put this day together:

Venue: The Abbott
Photography: Summerside Photography
Planning & Coordination: Paper Heart Events
Gown: All My Heart Bridal
Menswear: Business Meets Style
Videography: 71 Studios
Cake: Petals & Pastries
Flowers: D&R Flowers & Events
Jewelry: Kennedy S Jewelers
Invitations, Menu & Art: Jordan Hale Art
Linens: Citrus & Sage Co.
Hair & Makeup: Shanelise Hair & Makeup

Wedding Ring | Kennedy’s Jewelry
Wedding Flowers | D&R Events
Bridal Bouquet | D&R Events

REAL WEDDING - Carolyn + Alex

Destinations weddings never disappoint so when we received photos from Carolyn & Alex’s South Carolina beach dream we simply fell hard. Not only can you feel the love between these two, but the love and support of their friends and family was evident throughout the day. With unique personal touches, and lots of smiles, Carolyn & Alex’s wedding was beautiful through and through. Here is what Carolyn had to say about her experience with AMH:

“If you are a curvy bride, please book an appointment at All My Heart Bridal before looking anywhere else! From the moment I walked in the door, I knew that my experience at AMH Bridal would far exceed my experiences at the other bridal shops I had visited. Sarah immediately made be feel comfortable and welcome in her store. She carefully listened to me as I explained my vision for how I wanted to look on my wedding day. She quickly gathered the dresses I had identified to try on and grabbed a few suggestions of her own. After trying on the dresses I had picked out and not loving my choices once trying them on, Sarah suggested that I try on one of the dresses she had brought back. Lo and behold a dress that I had passed by on the rack that she had snagged for me ended up being "the one." Sarah also made wonderful suggestions on how I could transform the dress to be exactly how I wanted it to be, and showed me accessories that complimented the dress which I did end up purchasing because they were just that perfect! Sarah, I cannot thank you enough for making my dress shopping experience so wonderful and stress free!”

Stop it. We’re not crying YOU’RE crying. Uh. We just can’t handle the love! Wishing Carolyn and Alex a lifetime of happiness, love, and health. Congrats you two!

Bride Putting on Earrings
Mother-of-the-Groom Pinning Boutineers
Plus Size Bride On Beach
Plus Size Groom On Beach
Bride & Groom in South Carolina

Ceremony Location/Wedding Weekend Accommodations: The Pink Flamingo House, Dunes Properties, Folly Beach, SC

Reception: 82 Queen, Charleston, SC

Photographer: Rian Fuller Photography

Day of Coordinator: Everything After the Ring

Hair and Makeup: Blushair Bridal Hair and Makeup

Flowers: Pretty Petals of Charleston

Wedding Cake: Sweet Southern Bella's Bakery

Wedding Dress: All My Heart Bridal

Dress Alterations: Kendra J Bridal

Our Favorite Things - Makeup & Hair Artists

Feeling confident and beautiful is one of the most important things we here at All My Heart want for our brides. Part of that includes getting dolled up for your big day! We have multiple makeup and hair artists who we love here in Kansas City, but here are a few of them that really make us swoon. Continue reading for some love from our favorite Kansas City artists. 

1. HelloLovely

Hello Lovely Kansas City Make Up Artist
Owner and artist Ashley Backs started Hello Lovely with a passion for bringing out the best in everyone. The core team of artists started in 2013 working on location for weddings, events, fashion shows, magazine shoots, maternity, family and boudoir sessions. Every artist on the Hello Lovely team has had continued growth and education since becoming part of the family.

Hello Lovely is a small business run by women, serving women (and a few guys too), and empowering women. Behind it all we are wives, sisters, mothers, and daughters of the one true king. We truly love getting to connect with you on wedding day and strive to build lasting relationships that you can count on for any occasion. Thank you for being beautifully and wonderfully made.


2. White Carpet Bride

Kansas City Make Up Artist

Based in the best city in the whole world, the White Carpet Bride team loves everything about Kansas City! And we'd be remiss to not shout from the rooftop of the Power and Light Building that we have the BEST brides and parties here too! Getting to know every bride and hear about all the details she has planned for her perfect day makes our hearts so happy. We want all those perfectly planned details to be complimented by just the right hair and makeup. Whether your White Carpet Look is classic and timeless, boho and organic, edgy and creative or soft and romantic, our expertly trained, professional team desires to make sure every part of your hair and makeup is precisely how you envisioned it. Your wedding day is a long one. Having a hair and makeup team that knows what lasts all day, photographs pristinely, is cry and dance-proof and still looks great in person (because you still need to look like YOU!) is paramount. And you want your amazing day to start off fun, with a team that knows just how to do all of that. So, have those mimosas! Dance around! Take those selfies! Your story begins on the White Carpet. We want you to be ready!

3. Corie Hair & Makeup

Kansas City Hair and Make Up Artist


Hi, I'm Corie! I've been a licensed cosmetologist since 2008, and I love my job. My affection for makeup came shortly after, and I've been combining the two in my work ever since. A great thing about this industry is how fast it moves, so I constantly keep myself sharp with workshops and classes.

My philosophy is that believing you look great, (getting that winged liner just right, having your bangs do exactly what you wanted or finally trying that bright bold lip) makes ordinary days better, and special occasions even more memorable.

These businesses are not only companies who All My Heart has had the pleasure of working with over the years, but they are also women who show what it means to be a woman who feels confident and strong. We love that these artists are in Kansas City and we can continue showing our love towards them. Looking for Bridal Makeup and Hair? Look no further, these companies have your back.