Audrey and David wanted to plan a simple yet special wedding day, filled with rustic touches and great friends, and they certainly succeeded on both accounts! This sweet couple chose a neutral color scheme of Cappucinno and Ivory, with some lovely hunter green and pale pink accents tucked here and there, to achieve a beautiful […]
Take my hand, will you share this with me, because darling without you, all the shine of a thousand spotlights, all the stars we steal from the night sky, will never be enough… This is such an exciting post to share! Our very first wedding of 2021. We’ve been hosting wonderful elopements during the past […]
We got to celebrate such a special day with Teri-Jo and Joel for their gorgeous April elopement. When Teri-Jo sent me a photo of her Skeleton Wedding Sign, to help me get a sense of their style, I knew this was going to be a very fun and unique event! Dark colors of black and […]
I’m not even sure where to begin, describing such a special day! We simply had no idea what was in store for us before we met Barbara and Allan on the morning of their beautiful wedding day. They are the most gorgeous, sweet and easy going couple. Photographing them was a dream come true, and […]
We closed out the month of March with a breathtakingly beautiful Virginia elopement. Our bride Kimberly and her groom Woodrow were so much fun to work with. Planning with us long distance, they chose a color scheme of burgundy and blush, with a few gold accents tucked here and there, like their beautiful cake topper, […]
Our sweet bride Melissa and her handsome groom Marcus have known each other since middle school! They dated all through high school and now, 8 years later, we were so thrilled to be hosting their intimate wedding day! We planned exclusively online, which meant that our first time meeting this wonderful couple was on their […]
There is something so special about uncovering and hanging up a bridal gown in the dressing room…it makes it really start to feel like a wedding day! Everyone ooohs and ahhs over the dress and is able to take a moment to truly appreciate all the thought and love and planning that has gone into […]
Karsen and Chris were just as sweet as the candy buffet they served at their wedding! They are such a young and beautiful couple and I know life will have many wonderful adventures ahead for them! Karsen picked the perfect early fall wedding palette of Champagne and Eggplant. She used an amazing assortment of […]
Our gorgeous bride Bree was SO ORGANIZED, she made our jobs so easy!!!! We LOVED working with her and her handsome groom Brad to plan their special day. Bree is bright and cheery, and so it only made sense that her colors were too – a vibrant mix of turquoise and purple, with rustic accents […]
Yunjae and Jonas were married on a beautiful summer’s day at the Golden Horseshoe Inn on August 5th, 2017. Their color scheme of blush and ivory was light, airy and romantic – simply perfect for a summer afternoon! Yunjae’s gown was just as gorgeous as she was, and when the mountain breeze caught it, we […]
Every wedding is romantic of course, but there is something special in the air when high school sweethearts get married!!! Jackie and Ben have been waiting for this day almost their whole lives it seems and have been together since they were teenagers. Jackie incorporated her family’s Cuban heritage into the special decor details she […]
We were so lucky to be a part of Kristin and Kevin’s beautiful wedding day! We wanted to make sure we rolled out our very best southern hospitality, because our Bride and Groom and ALL of their guests traveled from out of state for this special occasion. We need to talk about Kristin’s dress for […]
Are you ready for some romance? Our beautiful bride Kiersten and her adoring groom Brian, have been sweethearts since they were 14 years old! It was revealed during the wedding toasts that they once decided to open a fortune cookie together and the one word message simple said “LOVE”. We had the absolute honor of […]
It seems like we say it a lot – but we’re just lucky that way – you couldn’t meet a more wonderful couple than Ashley and Robert. They were married at the Golden Horseshoe Inn on a beautiful summer day, with a lucky rainstorm during dinnertime as an added bonus! Ashley is a talented artist with […]
James and Tiffany were planning to be married on 1.23.16 – the day a giant snowstorm was predicted here in Virginia (we ended up with over 2 feet of snow!). They made the practical decision to move their wedding ahead two days, so that guests could travel in safety to enjoy their wedding day! Our calm, […]
There is a sweet story behind the color choice for Elisabeth and Christopher’s wedding décor…Lavender Roses were the first bouquet that Chris gave Elisabeth when they were dating. And so in honor of that first bouquet – their wedding colors were chosen. Elisabeth and her mom Peggy created the manzanita branch centerpieces – and they […]
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A gorgeous October wedding day in the Blue Ridge mountains including wedding photos in Shenandoah National Park.
A sweet spring ceremony for just the two of them. We're sharing some favorite photos from this romantic elopement
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