We were so thrilled to begin our 2021 wedding season on Saturday, January 2 with the most incredible day for the most incredible bride and groom. After navigating the twists and turns of trying to plan a wedding during a pandemic, our bride Trisha and her groom Oliver decided to switch gears from their original […]
It has certainly been an unforgettable year. And we closed it out with an unforgettable couple! Elisabeth and Jeremy shared their wedding day with us on December 13, 2020. Our bride and groom choose to hold a very intimate, private ceremony for their family of 5. Elisabeth began the day with hair and makeup in […]
Taylor and Shelby’s beautiful Christmas inspired wedding was an absolutely perfect day! We just adored the sweet couple from the moment we met them. Shelby was so kind, thoughtful and easy going, and her Groom Taylor charmed the entire staff with his enthusiasm for the wedding day and his genuine excitement about this special celebration. […]
I just love December weddings! And our first wedding of the month, December 5th, 2020 did not disappoint! It was the most beautiful day to celebrate Devan and Keith’s wedding day. This wonderful couple gracefully navigated many obstacles in their wedding planning thanks to the pandemic, including having to decrease their guest count substantially to […]
The cool, quiet, darkness of a theatre has always been a magical place to me. Endless possibilities lingering just beyond the dusty velvet curtains. The smell of sawdust and paint from freshly crafted sets and the tang of hairspray drifting from the dressing room. The heavy, satisfying weight of a brand new script in hand. […]
Jessica and Michael are one of our sweet 2021 wedding couples. They came for a visit to the Golden Horseshoe Inn to do their big wedding planning meeting with us, and arranged to have some engagement photos taken afterwards! Engagement photos are so much fun for me to shoot, especially because my schedule rarely allows […]
Photos are my favorite way to freeze a moment in time…It passes so quickly, doesn’t it, that rascal Time. Adorable babies change every day, and suddenly they are walking, weaving and unsteady, straight into your waiting arms. And then, in the blink of an eye, they are teenagers walking out the door, confident and excited, […]
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 […]
Dana and Glenn shared a very special wedding day, 20 years in the making! This sweet couple are both talented artists who were joined by their close family for a private wedding ceremony at the Golden Horseshoe Inn. We enjoyed picture perfect weather, and a beautiful ceremony where Glenn couldn’t wait to say “I Do”, […]
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 […]
Beverly and Doug were married on an absolutely perfect September afternoon at the Golden Horseshoe Inn. If I have ever met someone who needs their own tv show – it is our AMAZING bride Beverly! Her boundless creativity and artistry were used to such beautiful effect for her wedding day. Beverly created both of her […]
Our beautiful Bride Carmen, and her handsome Groom Manuel put so much trust into us, and chose us to host their wedding day from a distance, meeting us for the first time on their wedding day! We loved this easy going and charming couple from the moment they stepped through the door (and as if […]
We loved every moment of Janet and Jack’s intimate wedding celebration! Our Bride and Groom were joined by their children for a private wedding ceremony followed by cupcakes, sparkling apple cider and a mountain top adventure (if you are wondering how to scale rocks in high heels – Janet is the person to go to!!!) […]
I was so excited for our July 2016 couple Liz and Allen, when they contacted me to let me know they were expecting (!) and to ask if I would shoot their maternity photos. I already knew that I adored this sweet couple, and absolutely loved shooting their wedding photos last year – you can […]
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 […]
Spending time with Amanda and Joey, felt like a day spent hanging out with the cool kids 🙂 Our amazing Bride and Groom planned a weekend that was perfectly them – full of adventures and their own personal brand of awesome! I LOVED Amanda’s style, her wedding dress was so unique, and she was absolutely […]
Great wedding photography is important, and we are so fortunate to have an amazing in house photography option available exclusively to our Golden Horseshoe wedding couples. Take a stroll down memory lane with us to see our TOP 100 Wedding photos from 2019!
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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
A little behind the scenes look at the cake flavors, fillings, icings, designs and cake tables that Golden Horseshoe couples get to choose from!
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Resources to guide you as you plan for the intimate wedding or elopement you've been dreaming of.
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