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We had the incredible good fortune to be chosen to host Amanda and Daniel’s vibrant and charming afternoon tea wedding day!  Amanda and Daniel decided to design a day around their love of color and their favorite pastime of playing board games as a family.  Amanda and I planned everything together via email and a […]

We had the pleasure of hosting Jessica and Michael’s beautiful June wedding day this past weekend, and it was a day of delights, so much beauty and lots of love.  Jess and Mike chose the perfect summer palette of cornflower blue and apricot, with pops of bright pink.  Personalized ribbon wands, gorgeous peonies nestled in […]

Shanna and Matthew were our first wedding for the month of June, and we couldn’t have started our summer off with a more wonderful couple!  We loved getting to know this sweet pair and their lovely daughters and family who had gathered for this very special and long awaited day.  Shanna chose a light and […]

Alice in wonderland has always been a favorite of mine.  I’m not sure why…maybe it was Alice’s frilly white and blue dress, or the endless steaming cups of tea, the whimsy of talking to animals and flowers, or maybe it was the idea that there is something more out there…that if we look, magic is […]

I love traditions.  And I’m sentimental.  So a wedding filled with tradition and sentimental family heirlooms…well, lets just say that I’m head over heels in love with the beautiful wedding day of Emily and Jacob.  This incredible bride and groom hosted an Afternoon Tea wedding at the Golden Horseshoe Inn.  Vintage details and a color […]

Alex and John were married at the Golden Horseshoe Inn on a beautiful spring day in the Blue ridge mountains.  It was a day full of everything we could wish for.  Joyful family and friends.  The perfect blue sky, dotted with white clouds.  A groom so in love with his bride, that he couldn’t wait […]



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