Author archives: Megan Gillikin

Samantha and David’s Fairytale Umstead Wedding

Samantha and David's Fairytale Umstead Wedding
Samantha and David were married this past April at the elegant The Umstead Hotel and Spa! Their wedding was one for the books and we were so honored to help bring their vision to life. North Carolina was the perfect location for Samantha and David to say "I Do" as they both have ties to the area. Samantha grew up in eastern NC, and although David was from up north the[...]

Jinny and James’ Southern Military Wedding

Jinny and James' Southern Military Wedding
Jinny and James were married this past April in the always lively downtown Raleigh! We had so much fun planning with this sweet couple. Their day was filled with tons of love, laughter, delicious food, and dancing! The ceremony took place at Christ Church with dinner and dancing following at Merrimon-Wynne. Beautiful tones of blush, cream, and navy were used throug[...]

Sudie and Evin’s Outdoor Fall Wedding

Sudie and Evin's Outdoor Fall Wedding
If there was one wedding we could choose to go back and relive, it would definitely be Sudie and Evin's amazing wedding weekend from this past November. Between the family history of the property (Grimes Plantation), to Evin's Irish family putting on a play at the rehearsal dinner, to the overall beauty and fun from the day, it made for the perfect weekend and so many[...]

Sarah & Jake’s St. Mary’s Chapel and Umstead Hotel Winter WeddingFebruary 10, 2018 Saint Mary's Chapel

Sarah & Jake's St. Mary's Chapel and Umstead Hotel Winter Wedding
We're so excited to be sharing Sarah & Jake's winter wedding with you!  Some of our favorite moments of this day included the adorable children in the bridal party, the joy from the ladies getting ready that morning, and the look of love on the father of the bride's face as he walked his daughter down the aisle. :) After the ceremony, guests were invited to The[...]

Julia and Stephen’s Christmastime Wedding

Julia and Stephen's Christmastime Wedding
With big hearts and even bigger smiles, Julia and Stephen said “I do” last December at the beautiful Merrimon Wynne House in downtown Raleigh.  Julia and Stephen dreamed of an evening full of twinkle lights, sparkle and dancing, and partnered with an amazing team of vendors to bring their winter wedding vision to life.  Beautiful blooms, lush foliage, gold accents, an[...]

Anna and Michael’s Fall Merrimon Wynne Wedding

Anna and Michael's Fall Merrimon Wynne Wedding
Ya'll, Anna and Michael's wedding was definitely one to swoon over! This adorable couple got married this past November at the always beautiful Merrimon-Wynne House in downtown Raleigh! Their entire day was full of so much love, laughter, and beauty and they were the most joyful and relaxed couple which made the planning so much fun! Anna and Michael had perfect fall[...]

Alyssa and Jaime’s Winter Merrimon Wynne Wedding

Alyssa and Jaime's Winter Merrimon Wynne Wedding
There is something extra special about sharing the wedding of one of our very own consultants with you. Alyssa has been with us for a little over a year and has been the perfect addition to our team. She and her now husband, Jaime, met while in school at High Point University, got engaged in December of 2016 while visiting family in Florida, and were married on Januar[...]