01.11.13 Weddings

Wedding Veils : My Olivia Nelson Photo Shoot

© Jasmine Star. This post cannot be republished without permission. Stealing makes me sad.
had the honor of working with an amazing team recently to highlight wedding veils and hairpieces by the ever lovely My Olivia Nelson. Ideas were thrown around like pieces of a dandelion, but we settled on a shoot in Newport Beach...and featured a ton of new bridal accessories from the 2013 collection. There's something beautiful about collaborating with people who share a common vision and it breathes new life into my camera.

Many thanks to the fabulous crew who made it happen...
Design and Styling: Intertwined Events
Rentals: Found Vintage Rentals
Parasol: Bella Umbrella
Dresses: Lovely Bride + Alisa Benay
Makeup + Hair: 1011 Makeup
Accessories: My Olivia Nelson
Florals: Jenny B
Models: Ali, Amber + Veronica
Photography: Jasmine Star

To make things extra delightful, the uber fab Jen Campbell of Green Wedding Shoes will be featuring more photos from this shoot later today, so feel free to check it out!

After this shoot, I suddenly felt my life was incomplete if I didn't have a pair of lace gloves. True story. Maybe it's that last little bit of Madonna in me.

Happy Friday and thanks to Green Wedding Shoes for featuring it later today as well!
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Crystal - Stunning as usual, are you shooting a 35mm lens? I absolutely love your blog template Jasmine!  04.04.13 - 9:33am
Hochzeitsfotograf Hamburg - Most of all in this series I liked the pictures of a young girl.  03.16.13 - 5:38am
Isabelle - What a stunner! LOVE the colors, so vibrant and this is such an inspiration to me. Amazing work as always Jasmine!  03.11.13 - 12:50pm
Amy - Absolutely gorgeous as always!  03.07.13 - 4:50pm
Charles Foley - Beautiful work. I saw one of your posing videos on YouTube and came to view your work. Very nice indeed.  03.04.13 - 6:53am
dave sander - The Manequin... Inspired! Love it.  02.25.13 - 4:03pm
Chris - Really lovely work as always, your contacts are pretty awesome too, it must be amazing to put on a shoot like this in a location like that!   02.24.13 - 4:41am
Andy Dowd - Beautiful work!  02.15.13 - 6:02am
David Burke - Absolutely beautiful work!  02.15.13 - 6:01am
Olivia Brown - Fantablous - Fantastic + Fabulous!! Stay Blessed..  02.13.13 - 10:15pm
jonathanlord31 - You did fabulous job with portraits bride i really like black & white photos with amazing light effect /.... thanks for sharing this photo......   02.10.13 - 7:47pm
Chris Buechner - Fairytale light and quietly stunning detail shots!  02.07.13 - 3:11pm
Dan Ward | Wedding Photographer in Cornwall - Simply amazing shots! Seriously seriously good!!  02.03.13 - 6:19am
Derek Martinez - Gorgeous session Jasmine!!   02.01.13 - 10:45am
Whitney Turner - Stunning photographs. Thanks for sharing and being an inspiration.  01.31.13 - 12:37pm
Carolyn Doxie - The black and white with the brides gaze cast down and the veil over her face is so breathtaking, and the little girl with the gorgeous backlighting, its like photographic buttuh!I die.  01.28.13 - 9:34pm
Michael and Carina | Virginia Wedding Photographer - Wow, excellent work. We just keep coming back to be inspired!!!   01.24.13 - 7:15pm
Amélie Cousineau - This is so beautiful! I don't know where to start.. Everything is great. I'm a big fan of your work Jasmin. Cheers from Canada!  01.24.13 - 1:08pm
JamieY | Las Vegas Wedding Photographer - Beautiful! Love the gloves and the dress form. amazing  01.24.13 - 7:58am
Mikaela - oh my, jasmine, these photos are beautiful! the light! the colours! the details! love it all.   01.23.13 - 1:18pm
Eugene - Love it!  01.23.13 - 12:43am
Ottawa Photographer - Your wedding photography is beautiful!  01.22.13 - 8:16am
Lucie - amazing  01.22.13 - 1:58am
Hannes Uys - Some sublime images here!  01.20.13 - 11:21pm
Keith - Wonderful use of the last rays of sunlight to get those amazing colors.  01.19.13 - 3:05pm
Monica - Love! Love! Love! If only we had light like this in Indiana!  01.17.13 - 6:40pm
Brett Harker - Amazing shoot. The colors are just stunning.   01.17.13 - 12:34pm
Kenoa - WoW! I love your pictures Jasmine. Congratulations  01.17.13 - 8:36am
jessica - Stunning!!  01.16.13 - 3:11pm
Monica Justesen Photography - You never, ever cease to blow my mind, Jasmine! Thank you, yet again!  01.16.13 - 12:06pm
Mandy Caudill - Jasmine, These are gorgeous, I feel like you have stepped your game up here! Way to go!!!  01.15.13 - 12:44pm
anda - uh, whoa, jasmine! these are GORGEOUS.  01.15.13 - 5:35am
Stefan Hellberg - Hochzeitsfotograf Schweiz - wow, that is some amazing light, great shots!   01.15.13 - 12:08am
John Charlton - Fabulous photographs as always! Currently catching up on your Restart videos on CL!  01.14.13 - 11:00am
Carrie - Absolutely beautiful!  01.14.13 - 12:50am
Dana Fiorito - Just when I thought I couldn't love you more. These have to be my most favourite j* photos of all time. Can you share some secrets behind them? Golden hour? settings? Were these shot in open shade and if so, how did you halo the hair? These are all things that I wish I would have spoken up and asked about at the workshop. EXCEPT I was still so new I didn't KNOW to ask such things. Gah. Love. You.  01.13.13 - 2:46pm
reportaje boda - Excellent work. I love your style!  01.13.13 - 8:21am
Dave - Oh My God. That light is stunning. If only you could bottle light like that and keep it in your camera bag! The picture of the little girl is possibly the best image I've seen on here yet!  01.13.13 - 6:31am
Cherry - LOVE the hair, lace gloves and girl's hair pieces... these are gorgeous!  01.12.13 - 8:26pm
Rachel McCloud - so beautiful. The top image is my absolute favorite :)  01.12.13 - 3:22pm
Rachel - This little girl is absolutely adorable! I love her headpiece. Beautiful pictures!  01.12.13 - 2:02pm
10.11. Makeup - adore working with you! These images turned out stunning!  01.12.13 - 10:48am
Kristin - Gorgeous!!!  01.12.13 - 8:47am
dü?ün foto?rafç?s? - I think you catch the vintage feeling of this collection. Great work!  01.12.13 - 8:37am
Stephanie Stewart - Sooo beautiful, just breathtaking!   01.12.13 - 7:37am
Melanie - These are just stunning, what gorgeous light.   01.12.13 - 1:39am
sherry hebestreit - absolutely priceless!  01.12.13 - 12:53am
Stephen Shefrin Photography - These headpieces are beautiful and I love the way you captured them. I can't wait to see one of these beauties on one of my brides.  01.11.13 - 10:12pm
Emma Meek - Beautiful photographs as always! :)  01.11.13 - 6:39pm
Iris - That is such a great idea to collaborate with other businesses. Fabulous photographs. Thank you for sharing.  01.11.13 - 6:21pm
Ashley Christine - Gorgeous!! And the lighting is yummy. :)  01.11.13 - 3:29pm
Toni - Every single shot is gorgeous :)  01.11.13 - 2:58pm
Jessica - These are beautiful!  01.11.13 - 2:32pm
Jen Kessler - Jasmine, I have to say that as an admirer of your work for the past few years, I love watching it get even better! These are beyond amazing and it's so encouraging/inspirational to watch someone who is already great, keep getting more fabulous! :)  01.11.13 - 1:00pm
Kim Renee - I love it!! Especially the shots with the couch, beautiful!  01.11.13 - 12:28pm
rich - such beautiful shots- amazing work!  01.11.13 - 12:10pm
Mireille - Jasmine what beauty on your blog! The light and the colors are sooo beautiful.  01.11.13 - 10:59am
Emily Dobson - I've been MIA for awhile. These images are so so stunning!  01.11.13 - 10:52am
Sydney Paige - I am just in adoration of this entire post! I need lace gloves as well now! and perhaps a beaded head band...  01.11.13 - 10:50am
Hardy - Beautiful bridal portraits. I love the light setting. The set up with the sofa and the hairstyles are perfect  01.11.13 - 10:45am
Berit - Amazing!  01.11.13 - 10:26am
Kitrin Jeffrey - Such stunning work, J*. I absolutely adore it. Thanks for being such an inspiration. The fire in my belly is growing by the second. Much love, Kit PS - I took the course with you this past Wednesday on creativeLIVE, and I'm just totally crushed that I didn't win the autographed copy of Exposed magazine :(  01.11.13 - 9:05am
julie - Jasmine.....just Spectacular!  01.11.13 - 8:56am
Mercedes Snow - I think this is the prettiest shoot you ever done! I'm in LOVE.   01.11.13 - 8:52am
Lindsey McClennahan - So dreamy! I could just put on a sweater and jump into that light with a book! The women are posed so pretty, and the little girl?! YOUS A POSE MASTAH JSTARRRR  01.11.13 - 8:32am
Solange - Stunning, stunning, stunning. Love the light.   01.11.13 - 8:19am
ashley barnett - LOVELY Jasmine! These are stunning!  01.11.13 - 8:18am
Meredith - LOVE! I'm dead. These are so good.  01.11.13 - 8:06am
Karena Dixon - So beautiful!  01.11.13 - 8:04am
Mei Teng - Brilliant work! The flower girl portrait is my favourite. The lighting is just beautiful.  01.11.13 - 7:15am
Mary Marantz - Jasmine! These are FANTASTIC!!! Absolutely gorgeous, each and every one! xoxo M:)  01.11.13 - 7:06am
Lindsey Laughlin - I feel like I just watched a wedding from A Mid-Summer Night's Dream. Amazing, Jasmine! You've inspired me again! Where's my camera?!  01.11.13 - 6:57am