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17 Beautiful Instagram Accounts That Will Bring Queer Love To Your Feed

Whether you're single AF or about to be hitched, what's the harm in a little daydreaming?

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1. @cisforcristal

Cristal Veronica is a "queer chicana feminist photographer foodie" living in San Francisco and clearly living her best life, taking photographs for the rest of along the way. See more of her work here.

2. @handhweddings

From the first click, it's clear this account has you in good hands (sorry not sorry). The H&H blog is a labor of love with an Instagram that highlights only the most breathtaking and lovely of big days. Real couples and ceremonies as well as themed shoots to get your romantic creativity flowing.

3. @thedapperbride

Catering to "the bride who prefers a suit," this feed will also will appeal to the wedding guest seeking out a style change and really for anyone that loves the dapper look. Dapper Bride provides a great mix of real weddings, photoshoot images, and celeb inspiration. *straightens tie*

4. @gayweddingideas

Just as the title suggests, a great place to scrounge for fresh wedding ideas and inspiration. From the ring, to the cake, to the groomsmen's sock color — you'll find the answers here on this curated account with a larger website in the works.

5. @pinkiceland

Iceland isn't just a travel destination, it's a state of mind. The nation is overwhelmingly LGBT friendly and Pink Iceland has the travel experts here for all your LGBT needs. The feed shares the real-life couples who travel to the island to tie the knot among lava fields, glaciers, and maybe a reindeer or two.

6. @CatherineAbegg

A film photographer, Catherine Abegg's Instagram is varied and wonderful — and a lot more than just wedding photos. If you're into wanderlust photography sprinkled with lovely same-sex wedding portraits you've absolutely found your new favorite account to follow. See more of her work here.

7. @apracticalwedding

Contrary to their handle, you won't find anything to be "the norm" here. With the tagline "not your mom's wedding," the account features real couples along with short anecdotes and stories from the main website. Bring along some tissues.

8. @imsteph

Steph Grant's main gig is photographing weddings, but her day-to-day life is also documented on her account and very much worth seeing. The Dallas-based artist shoots in her own city as well as all over the country. Her feed if full of behind-the-scenes images as well as imaginative engagement shoots that will have you scheming for your own big day.

9. @twobirdsnest

Blasts from the past as well as modern beauties, all featuring double the brides and double the fun. *Swoon* When you've scrolled through all the lovebirds check out the main blog for more.

10. @jlbwedding

Jeffrey Lewis Bennett is a talented (and award-winning) wedding photographer but what sets his Instagram truly apart is the animated GIFs from his wedding and engagement sessions that are downright addicting to watch. While he's not a strictly same-sex photographer, he shoots plenty and all are worth a peek.

11. @equallywed

If you're planning a modern affair, or plan to one day, dog-ear this account for serious research. The magazine's main site is a great source for vendors and the many "how to's" of planning while the Instagram is there for all the visuals.

12. @wildbloomphotography

A photographer that specializes in queer weddings, Catherine Hunsburger knows what's up. Snapping happy couples from both Brooklyn & Minneapolis, there's plenty to take note of here and plenty to swoon over. See more of her work here.


Big weddings, small weddings, polyamorous and queer weddings — you can find them all here. All love stories are welcome and all can be found (usually in an array of wacky, bright colors).

14. @loveincmag

This online magazine celebrates all love — equally. So it's no surprise this feed is filled with beautiful images of every step along the way to "I Do." Plus some seriously steamiest engagement sessions? Yes, please.

15. @fyeagayweddings

This Instagram caters to the entire LGBT community and any other "awesome folk" looking to be inspired. If you like peeping adorable couples on the happiest day of their lives, this is one gram to follow. Check out the main blog as well.

16. @alisonslattery

Slattery is a queer travel and lifestyle photographer with Irish roots who specializes in covering a wide range of subjects, but it's her wedding photography landing her here. Seriously, you'll wish you were invited to these soirees.

17. @themelideos

Filled with nearly-too-gorgeous couples, this Instagram is actually run by a couple as well — a husband and wife team based in NYC and Los Angeles. The Melideos help couples stay true to themselves while snagging the most amazing moments forever. You'll get lost in this feed for hours, you've been warned.