Real Stories

A collection of LGBTQ+ love stories that will make your heart explode. From the love stories about where it all began, engagements, and weddings to lovers navigating the journey to parenthood, these are real love stories that celebrate all things LGBTQ+ love and relationships.

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Kayleigh & Victoria – Light and Airy Wedding Inspiration

This light and airy outdoor wedding inspiration celebrates the military spouses in Little Rock, and Kayleigh and Victoria’s love.

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Brooke & Sunshine – Celebrating Love at Sunset in San Francisco

Wearing their senior year gowns, Brooke and Sunshine celebrated overcoming the challenges that pandemic has posed and their love for one another.

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Ashley & Kari – Planning an Entire Wedding in Two Weeks

After cancelling plans for their dream intimate wedding, Ashley and Kari married, just the two of them, while their loved ones live-streamed.

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Daria & Olga – A Wedding of Two Russian Women in Mexico

In Russia, their home, it is illegal for Daria and Olga to marry. Knowing they wanted to spend their lives together, they decided to elope to Mexico.

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Mel & Tiffany – When The Timing of Love Isn’t Right

Mel and Tiffany fell in love long before they eventually became exclusive. But, the timing wasn’t right – although they never game up on each other.

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Marie & Marina – A Very Intimate, Private Outdoor Wedding

These two brides decided on a very intimate wedding, just the two of them. They sang to one another instead of speaking vows and painted a rainbow to signify meaningful things in their lives.

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Jodie & Sam – A Observatory Proposal and a Humanist Wedding Ceremony

After they both found themselves forming a friendship supporting one another through unhappy relationships, their chemistry became undeniable.

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Kelly & Mariangela – A Custom Sentimental Engagement Ring

After they both found themselves forming a friendship supporting one another through unhappy relationships, their chemistry became undeniable.

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Courtney & Kirsten – A Colorful, Intimate, Greenhouse Wedding

Courtney and Kirsten held an intimate, colorful wedding at the Vaughn House Greenhouse, with just 30 guests. They ditched the wedding reception, only hosting a ceremony.

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Hannah & Joan- a stunning DIY wedding bought together by family and friends.

Hannah and Joan headed to Margaret River to tie knot. With the help of family and friends, they pulled off a complete DIY event, full of personal and stunning touches.