we hope you find inspiration here

WEDDING INSPO

VENUES WE HEART

We've had the good fortune of working in many gorgeous venues in Portland and beyond, we've also had the pleasure of working with so many talented event vendors. Browse our blog for real weddings and events, inspirational shoots we've helped create and the stories behind some of our custom made inventory pieces.

inventory stories

we hope you find inspiration here

WEDDING INSPO

VENUES WE HEART

inventory stories

Guest Blog: The Hive Catering talks deliciousness!

December 27, 2018

We’ve enjoyed delicious apps and entrees while doing a branding shoot with The Hive Catering, so we had to ask, what makes a gorgeous dinner table and how do you make your food both LOOK and TASTE so darn delicious? So, if you don’t have a caterer for your event yet, check out our friends […]

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Colorful Boho wedding
& ceremony inspiration

December 21, 2018

With the help of Aisha & Rachel, a real life couple, Peachy Keen Coordination joined forces with a team of Portland wedding creatives who strive for inclusivity and innovation to create a tasteful and colorful boho wedding inspiration shoot. The theme is colorful boho. Design features included orange and other pops of color incorporated through […]

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How to style a desert inspired boho wedding anywhere

December 18, 2018

Whether your event is indoors or outdoors we’ve got some beautiful inspiration for your florals, ceremony, table settings and lounges. Soak up the desert sun anywhere in Portland or beyond! A team of talented Portland wedding vendors brought the quintessential desert boho vibe indoors, and we are in serious design love. We hope you get inspired and […]

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Guest Blog
by Stylist Sara Bergqvist

November 21, 2018

HOW TO SET THE PERFECT TABLE Sara is a local Portland stylist with roots in Sweden. She’s done some amazing work for Vintage Meets Modern, you’ll see some of her talents displayed in several of our RENT THIS LOOK lounge groupings. Today she shares with us her process in setting a table. When browsing though […]

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The story behind our NW Walnut Rounds

November 9, 2018

We set out to bring reception tables to wedding and what is known as banquet tables to corporate events that just simply did not exist. We wanted an option for round tables that did not have to be covered with linens. It was a lengthy process of research, testing, sketching, erasing, re-sketching, more research, more […]

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Plaza Del Toro, Industrial Space in Central Eastside, Portland, OR

July 20, 2018

Vintage Meets Modern teamed up with Stylist Sara Bergqvist to style several lounges for our Rent This Look offerings. Plaza Del Toro allowed us to feed off of their gorgeous interior and really show off our furniture and decor pieces so our clients can see our rentals in action. About Plaza Del ToroThis gorgeous venue […]

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Portland Coffee House Elopement

November 16, 2017

We’re thrilled to see our gorgeous, low-key, coffee filled Portland elopement shoot featured on Ruffled Blog. Our shoot took place at the Society Hotel in downtown Portland both on the rooftop and the coffee shop lobby. What a gorgeous shoot and backdrop! This romantic occasion took place at The Society Hotel, a restored historic building located […]

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Host a stylish Island-meets-French-Luxury cocktail hour

October 21, 2016

Vintage Meets Modern teamed up with Ella Events to style the cocktail hour of our dreams, inspired by island greenery and french bistro luxury. This cocktail hour set up is a contemporary take of a cultural intersect between island florals and french luxury. Vintage Meets Modern’s marble top cocktail tables looked stunning in the remodeled […]

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