I've been working on a series of save-the-date cards and wedding invitations inspired by southern architecture. It's hard not to feel inspired when you think of such places as the Azalea Inn & Gardens:
This save-the-date design was inspired by the hanging signs you can see outside of most B&Bs, including the one in the above picture:
I also love the elegant street lamps you can see in many old southern cities. They are especially gorgeous on summer evenings when the sun first goes down. Pair a lamp post with some elegant iron scrolls and you've got a winner!