northern michigan

A stunning detailed filled wedding on the shores of Lake Michigan for Carrie House Photography's own associate wedding photographer, Danielle Utterback, soon to be published on The White Wren.


Cody and Danielle's Leelanau School Wedding

8 of The Best Waterfront Venues in Michigan

From Detroit all the way to the upper peninsula, Michigan is surrounded by beaches and shorelines. In fact, it boasts the longest fresh water shoreline in the world! Finding a wedding venue that gives your guests a view of the beautiful Great Lakes is an easy task, but what about a venue that is unique […]

post filed in:

Destination Wedding

Winter Wedding Downtown Plymouth

This winter wedding downtown Plymouth has easily become on of my most favorite. Not because of the decor, or details, or dresses, but because of the wonderful people I was able to work with. When I first met Steve and Brynn for their engagement session downtown Detroit last spring, I felt immediately connected. They were […]

post filed in:


5 Perfect Bouquets for Summer Weddings

5 Perfect Bouquets for Summer Weddings Looking for inspiration for the perfect summer wedding bouquet? Check out these bouquets and get some inspiration for your perfect bridal bouquet! This lush, deep wildflower bouquet is perfect for any summer bride. Don’t be afraid to put small surprises in your bouquet like fresh fruit. This boho chic […]

post filed in:


Tips for Planning a Destination Wedding

Helpful tips for planning the perfect Destination Wedding The thoughts of having a destination wedding can be very exciting, and very overwhelming! More couples today are looking to plan destination weddings to give their guests a vacation experience and break away from the traditional wedding scene. If you are committed already to having a destination […]

post filed in:

Destination Wedding

Fall Engagement Session

It may be winter here in Michigan, but that won’t stop me from posting gorgeous fall engagement sessions. I have about 10 fall engagement sessions and three fall weddings to get on the blog, and I am starting with Jon and Alex. Jon is a childhood friend of my husband’s and has been living in Southern […]

post filed in:


the list

See our latest shoots, tips for wedding planning & where we’re headed. Sign up to join today.



Come join me on Instagram and follow along  where you will see behind the scenes of weddings and my personal life in my stories.


find your way around

Join the mailing list for all the best information to help you plan your wedding and follow behind the scenes of carrie house photography. 

the list