Guide for Brides(maids) Mar23

Guide for Brides(mai...

Megan and Gina frequently joke about writing a book about all of the wonderful wedding stories they have compiled over the years. The release date is TBD (as well as the title, publisher, details, etc.) but we’ll keep you posted! From bridal meltdowns to disorderly guests and vendor...

“The Apple of ...

Collaboration between vendors is a wonderful thing– especially when it comes to Styled Shoots.  A “Styled Shoot” is typically what you will see in a wedding magazine or similar publication that showcases the talents and creativity of vendors who work together to make a very...

Amelia and Milton...

Amelia and Milton were married at the elegant Umstead Hotel and Spa this past November! We hope you enjoy their wonderful story as well as the beautiful images from their bright and cheerful wedding captured by Christobal with Azul Photography! We had the pleasure of working with Amelia,...

Caroline and Dana’s Duke Chapel and Bay 7 Wedding Celebration! Mar05

Caroline and Dana...

Meet Caroline and Dana!  This beautiful bride and handsome groom exchanged vows at Duke University Chapel which was the perfect setting for Caroline’s stunning wedding gown. Caroline was definitely channeling her inner Grace Kelly, and we couldn’t love her dress more! Our bride and groom...

Julia and Kyle’...

Julia and Kyle said “I Do” at The Carolina Inn this past January and we are very pleased to share the details of their day with you!  The Carolina Inn was the absolute perfect venue for Julia and Kyle’s vision of a chic, southern affair.  Each and every detail desired by the stylish...

Valentine’s Day Love Advice Feb13

Valentine’s Da...

Happy early Valentine’s Day to all our friends from A Southern Soiree! Yes, we know we’re a day early, but why wait? There’s always a reason to celebrate love! It would be wrong for us to not acknowledge that today is Friday the 13th so rather than pretend it’s not happening, we’re...

Lauren and Taylor...

We are very pleased to share Lauren and Taylor’s breathtaking winter wedding with you! They were married this past December in Rocky Mount. Their ceremony was held at First United Methodist (Taylor’s childhood church) and their reception was held at the beautiful Rose Hill...

Channing and Tyler&#...

We are so pleased to share this beautiful and heartwarming wedding with you today!  Channing and Tyler were married this past November at the elegant Prestonwood Country Club.  We dressed up one half of the ballroom to make it the perfect backdrop for the ceremony, and then draped the front...

Sarah and Tony’s Stunning Bay 7 Wedding! Jan26

Sarah and Tony’...

We are very excited to share Sarah and Tony’s wedding!  Their ceremony and reception were held this past October at one of our favorite venues, Bay 7.  Sarah and Tony chose Bay 7 as their wedding venue because they could make it completely their own and showcase their personalities...

Jeana and Dan’s Romantic Stockroom Wedding Jan20

Jeana and Dan’...

We are thrilled to share this beautiful and romantic wedding with you! Jeana and Dan were married this past November in the heart of downtown Raleigh.  We loved working with them; you could feel the love between the two of them, which made every step of the planning process fun for us! Their...

Katie and Dane’s All Saints Chapel Wedding! Jan12

Katie and Dane’...

Katie and Dane were married this past October at the charming All Saints Chapel in downtown Raleigh. All Saints Chapel was the perfect setting to create an intimate fall affair filled with personal touches for this fun loving couple! The Chapel was decked out in pumpkins and stunning fall...

Jessica and Jon̵...

Jessica and Jon were married this past October at the beautiful Carolina Inn in Chapel Hill, NC and we absolutely loved working with them. Jessica had lots of wonderful ideas to make their wedding unique and personal, like incorporating some family pictures tied around her bouquet and...

Kathryn and RyanR...

Kathryn and Ryan were married this past October in their hometown of Clinton, North Carolina and this was a very special wedding for everyone involved. Kathryn and Ryan decided they wanted to host their ceremony at her Granny Parker’s house. The house is filled with a million memories from...

Madison and Charles’ Beach Wedding! Dec22

Madison and Charles&...

What better wedding to share with you right now in cold, gray December than this sweet beach wedding from warm and beautiful October? Madison and Charles were married this past October in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina! Their ceremony was oceanfront with dinner and dancing following at...

Jess and Mike’...

Jess and Mike are getting married!  We are having a blast planning their big day with them for June of next year, and we’re excited to share this fun engagement session with you! Jess and Mike met during their freshmen year at NC State and their love has stood the test of...

MC & Ed’s...

Mary Covington and Ed were married this past August and we are thrilled to share their photos with you!  They were truly an awesome couple to work with and we are fortunate to be able to call them our friends now as well as our clients.  They were both always so happy and so in love with...

Elesha and LarryR...

We are very excited to share Elesha and Larry’s beautiful wedding with you!  They were married this past September at Prestonwood Country Club. When we first met with Elesha, she showed us the picture of her dream wedding.  It was gorgeous!  It was a room filled with beautiful and...

Top 3 Reasons To Hire A Planner! Nov26

Top 3 Reasons To Hir...

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life and we believe you should be able to enjoy it!  Like your engagement, your wedding day happens once, and it will be over in the blink of an eye!  So why not hire someone who will allow the planning process to be stress free and...

Jaime and Zac’...

Jaime and Zac were married this past September at the exquisite Umstead Hotel and Spa. We had such a fun time helping Jaime and Zac plan this big day and seeing their ideas come to life the day of the wedding. Their outdoor lawn ceremony was filled with personal touches including custom...

Meet Kelley Ann!

We are excited to highlight our newest team member Kelley Ann on the blog today! We invited Kelley Ann to join our team this past August and she has been a wonderful addition to our Southern Soiree family.  Kelley Ann came to us from the amazing Umstead Hotel in Cary. While there she worked...