Submissions

We are thrilled that you want to be featured on Styled in Lace! We have so much incredible wedding talent on the East Coast and we love to share weddings, engagements and styled shoots with couples planning their weddings. 

What type of content can I submit?

Styled in Lace accepts real weddings, real engagements, styled shoots, bridal sessions and wedding-related news and events from the East Coast of Canada.

Who can submit?

We only accept submissions from photographers or vendors. If you are a bride, please ask your photographer to submit. If your photographer us unable to submit, please contact colleen@styledinlace.com for more information. Please note that your photographer must be aware of your submission.

How do I submit?

If you are a photographer or wedding professional, please submit directly to us using our system through LOV Media at cms.lovmedia.net.  This system allows us to ensure all required information is included in your submission, and helps us better communicate and manage your submission. If you have any questions, please contact colleen@styledinlace.com

Please title your submission with your company name, content and the location. Example: Jane Doe Photography – Wedding – Halifax, NS

What do I submit?

Please submit between 80-100 images (30-50 for engagements or other sessions) with a mix of horizontal and vertical. Ensure that all watermarks are removed from the images – rest assured we will give you proper credit. To ensure we capture the couples love story in full, please include detailed and special moment shots. These include, but are not limited to: 

  • Bride and bridesmaids getting ready – shoes, jewellery, bridal fashion, hair and makeup
  • Groom and groomsmen getting ready 
  • Bride in her dress – shots from the front, back and full length
  • Bride holding her bouquet 
  • Bride with bridesmaids
  • Groom with groomsmen
  • Ceremony and venue
  • Ceremony set-up and décor
  • Reception set-up and décor 
  • Stationery
  • Décor and rentals
  • Table settings and centerpieces 
  • Favours
  • Wedding cake and caterers 
  • Entertainment
  • Lighting

Each image will be credited with the appropriate wedding vendor.  For example, if the photo is of a wedding cake, both the photographer and the cake artist will be credited for the image. 

If you are submitting a styled shoot, please include a short description of inspiration behind the shoot, what the day was like, etc. 

If you are submitting an engagement, please include the following answered questions from your couples:

  • Tell us about you and your partner. How did you meet? How did he or she propose?

If you are submitting a wedding, please include the following answered questions from your couples:

  • Tell us about you and your partner. How did you meet? How did he or she propose?
  • What was your inspiration behind your overall wedding decor and colour choices?
  • Any personal meaning in the details you’d like to share?
  • What was your favourite moment from your wedding day?
  • Do you have any advice for other couples planning their wedding?

What is the timeframe for getting featured?

Due to the amount of inquiries we receive, please allow 7-14 business days for a response. If your submission is successful, it will be featured within 3 months and you will receive an email with the expected date of your publication.  We will be in contact with you regardless if your submission was accepted or not.  

Do you give priority to paying advertisers?

Yes. If you are a paying advertiser, either sidebar advertisements, sponsored posts, or in our vendor guide, your submission will receive priority over other non-paying vendor submissions. 

Are you an exclusive wedding blog? 

Yes and no. Styled in Lace is an exclusive online wedding publication and we do not accept submissions that have been featured previously on other Canadian wedding blogs within six months of previous publication. If however, it has been featured on an international blog or in print, we will feature it.

Additional Information:

  • We love to feature both candid images and portraits. Please include an equal mix of details and people, and a few of their surroundings.
  • If your submission is successful, it will be featured within 3 months and you will receive an email with the expected date of your publication.
  • If your submission is not accepted, please keep in touch and submit more of your work for future consideration.
  • Please submit via LOV Media by setting up a free account at cms.lovmedia.net. You will be able to submit directly to us using this method. We do not respond to submissions from social media (as they often get lost in the shuffle).
  • Please include a description of your submission, including the location, time of year, and any special or noteworthy details. In addition, your submission must include all associated vendor credits, including any social media handles (Instagram and Facebook).
  • If you are a wedding professional, please ensure that your couple is fully aware of your intent to submit to Styled in Lace.