Category archives: Weddings

James and Melissa’s New York City Engagement Session!

James and Melissa's New York City Engagement Session!
We are anxiously counting down the days until these New Yorkers make their way back south to say "I Do" this spring at the Carolina Inn.  In the meantime, we will continue to obsess over their amazing engagement session in New York City captured by the fabulous Caroline Lima Photography because let's be honest, could these photos be any sweeter?  We hope you enjoy a s[...]

Akeem and Dana’s Umstead Hotel and Spa Wedding Celebration

Akeem and Dana's Umstead Hotel and Spa Wedding Celebration
An evening full of love, laughter and lots of sparkle made for the most magical early Spring wedding at The Umstead Hotel and Spa.  Lush blooms, crystal chandeliers and mirrored accents created a extravagant yet intimate setting for our sweet couple, Akeem and Dana, to say "I Do"!   From mirrored stationery to a seven foot tall hanging wedding cake, each and every det[...]

Kelly and Drew’s Emerald Green Summer Umstead Wedding

Kelly and Drew's Emerald Green Summer Umstead Wedding
Meet Kelly and Drew, dental school sweethearts who said "I do" this June at the beautiful Umstead Hotel and Spa.  This super sweet couple dreamed of an elegant affair full of candlelight, greenery and delicious bites for their guests - making The Umstead the perfect destination for their wedding celebration.  A palette of emerald green and charcoal grey brought warmth[...]

Blair and Danny’s Merrimon-Wynne House Wedding

Blair and Danny's Merrimon-Wynne House Wedding
Having recently moved to North Carolina from New York City, this sweet couple dreamed of a wedding day where their family and friends could enjoy a taste of place they now call home and have grown to love.  In search of southern history and charm, the Merrimon Wynne House proved to be the perfect location for Blair and Danny's southern, garden chic vision to come to l[...]

Annamaria and Andrew’s Bald Head Island Wedding

Annamaria and Andrew's Bald Head Island Wedding
Annamaria and Andrew were married last summer in a gorgeous wedding on Bald Head Island!  Family culture played a big role in the day and there were fun and unique traditions included like the special bridal ribbon cutting ceremony that took place prior to the actual ceremony!  The ceremony itself was held in the most serene and gorgeous chapel we have ever seen.  Aft[...]

Tiffany and Eric’s Country Club of Virginia Wedding!

Tiffany and Eric's Country Club of Virginia Wedding!
We were beyond tickled to partner with Tiffany and her sweet family on such a fabulous weekend at The Country of Virginia this spring.  We had the privileged of assisting Tiffany's sister, Stephanie and her husband, Stephen, on their wedding a few years back (check out their wedding here) and we couldn't be more honored to be a part of another amazing weekend for one [...]

Ana Catherine and John’s Mountain Magnolia Inn Wedding!

Ana Catherine and John's Mountain Magnolia Inn Wedding!
Ana Catherine and John’s wedding weekend took place in one of their favorite spots to vacation, the quaint town of Hot Springs, NC. They said the first time they walked up to the Mountain Magnolia Inn they knew they’d have their wedding there and it’s no surprise why! The venue is tucked between the mountains and offers breathtaking views that Brett and Jessica captur[...]

Jennifer and Han’s Duke Gardens Wedding!

Jennifer and Han's Duke Gardens Wedding!
Duke Chapel and the Sarah P. Duke Gardens proved to be the perfect settings for Jennifer and Han's sophisticated and timeless wedding vision to come to life.  A neutral palette paired with simple yet elegant details made for the perfect garden affair.  A evening full of delicious bites and cocktails followed by sweet treats and old school tunes, allowed Jennifer and H[...]

Jorge and Mary’s Umstead Hotel and Spa Wedding!

Jorge and Mary's Umstead Hotel and Spa Wedding!
We are very pleased to introduce you to Mary and Jorge! This sweet couple dreamed of a casual but sophisticated event that would represent their laid back personalities, while also tying in the glamorous setting of The Umstead Hotel and Spa. Mary had a vision of bringing the outdoors in, so we transformed the space into a rustic yet elegant affair for her spring time [...]

Rachel and David’s Outdoor Garden Wedding at The Sutherland!

Rachel and David's Outdoor Garden Wedding at The Sutherland!
Rachel and Dave were married this past April in a beautiful garden ceremony at The Sutherland in Wake Forest.  With both being in the hospitality industry, these two knew they wanted to throw a fabulous party for their friends and family with tasty food, great music, and a relaxed ambience.  We had the most fun planning this gorgeous day.... from the long farm style[...]