Vintage Botanicals

Before the days of photographs, plants, flowers and fruits were documented and studied from hand drawings, paintings and prints of botanical flowers creating stunning artworks. They did bugs and insects too but, though interesting, I’m not going to show you those. They were striking representations and we still see copies of them today. Right now […]

Wedding Stripes-classic but still fun

I’m often drawn to so many different styles that I just can’t choose between them. Classic, romantic, vintage, eclectic or modern. One trend or style that I’m really drawn to right now is stripes. I’m loving them! To me, they feel modern and classic but still fun. You can go subtle for the bride like this […]

5 Tips on Planning a Destination Wedding

Photos by Poppies & Me Destination weddings are very popular. We know that. But did you know that you can either throw a big bash at home and spend loads, or have a destination wedding with your nearest and dearest and spend much less. It’s like having your wedding, and honeymoon in the same place […]

Top 10 Reasons To Get Married In Ireland – The Finale

See part one here See part two here #4 The Churches David McClelland Photography Poppies and Me Debs Ivelja Photography #3 The Fun and Laughs {aka The Craic} KOH Weddings Poppies and Me Poppies and Me #2 The Scenery This was the most difficult to narrow down to just a few images! Poppies and Me […]

Top 10 Reasons To Get Married In Ireland {part one}

This series is a repost for the newly engaged {congrats!} but it’s still valid and full of beautiful Irish wedding photography and brilliant Irish wedding photographers and stunning locations. I’ll stop now because I’m giving too much away! So off we go {again}! I thought about this blog post for a long time. How to […]