Costa Rica inspiration shoot

Categories   Wedding Inspiration

We love spreading the travel bug around, so what better time than on a Friday morning to get you thinking, Costa Rica! If you’re a soon-to-be-Mrs. that’s considering a destination wedding, consider Costa Rica (you’ll see why in just a sec), and consider hiring the talent behind this inspiration shoot: Comfort Studio for your amazing photos + Four Winds Weddings for everything else. Really, they’ve got it all covered. Check out their take on what what a modern destination wedding could be. Also, we spy a few pretty air plants in this organic decor!

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

We used a very natural palette to highlight the raw organic materials used for decor. Eco-friendly rustic chic elements were used for every detail. Seasonal flowers, twine, recycled glass, coffee paper, driftwood, local hardwood, leather, and even stones were paired, and the end result was both earthy and opulent.

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

An oversized dining table layered with many textural changes in organic materials, refines the tablescape and blends to it’s surroundings. Typical dining chairs were replaced with streamlined benches made of 100% teak.

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

beachy costa rica wedding inspiration

Keeping the focus on the tropical surroundings, chic lounge furniture, pillow seating and teak serving trays created a tempting, gathering space for sunset.

Next plane to Costa Rica? We want in! Ladies, thank you so much for sharing your amazing talents with us!

Photographer: Comfort Studio – Katherine Stinnett / Production Coordination: Four Winds Weddings & Events / Floral Designs: Four Winds Weddings & Events / Event Rental Items: Four Winds Weddings & Events / Bride attire: It’s actually two pieces (skirt & top of the same material) from two different designers and was found at two different boutique shops in Tamarindo, Costa Rica / Grooms attire: Calvin Klein found at Macys Men’s Store

Social Love

littlewinterbride on Aug 26, 2011

I love her necklace, by any chance, do you know who designer is? also adore the table decor, love the natural elements.

Autumn Van Weir on Aug 26, 2011

The simplicity of the decor really makes it go a long way! For it being a shoot with only 2 people who aren't super dressed up, it was still very ineresting! Though the air plant coming out of the centerpiece was slightly too "spider-like" for me!! haa

molly on Aug 26, 2011

beautifully done. even though it's only an inspiration shoot, it still feels so heartfelt! *and i loved the little LEAVENWORTH shout out! :)

Southall Eden Farm Weddings on Aug 26, 2011

This is probably a dumb question, but are those pine cones in the bouquet or some sort of tropical fruit or succulent?

Lindsay on Aug 26, 2011

Beautiful!! As a destination Costa Rica bound bride to be myself this shoot is exactly the inspiration I was looking for! Do you happen to know where the bride's fabulous hair piece is from?? Thanks!

sk on Aug 26, 2011

costa rica's disgusting. just sayin.

Four Winds on Aug 26, 2011

@Southall those are actually a form of ginger found in Costa Rica called "beehive ginger".

Manon on Aug 26, 2011

This is such a pure environment, a natural beauty. I love the light in the pictures, the decorations, and the table on the beach is a great idea... I could almost feel the sand under my feet even though I'm in NYC! Pure, fresh and pretty wild, what a lovely wedding!

Alex on Aug 28, 2011

Wow, beautiful photos. Could I ask where the little owl favors are from? They are great!

Wedding Planner in India on Aug 30, 2011

All of these look awesome! Great photos! :)

Costa Rica Honeymoon on Sep 17, 2011

It is fresh, simple, inviting. You got a chic earthy look. It defintely suits with Costa Rica Pura Vida. Cheers!

Wedding Car Hire on Dec 14, 2011

These pictures are very beautiful, Amazing Photography Work. Thanks for Sharing..

Robert Smith on Jan 24, 2013

Awesome photos....

Jammie Labady on Feb 10, 2013

So I begrudgingly concede that you made some fine points there. I did a search on the topic and found nearly all folks will go along with with your site.

Casa Pampa on Sep 1, 2013

Simple, Stylish and romantic deco and setting. Congratulations! Everything looks so, so beautiful

Indian Wedding Planners on Feb 28, 2015

How did i miss this one? it's so cool...all the minor details are covered..:)

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