Category archives: Weddings

Dennis and Margaret’s Umstead Wedding!

Dennis and Margaret's Umstead Wedding!
Classic and sophisticated describes not only this chic affair but this sweet couple who said “I Do” this October at The Umstead Hotel and Spa.  Margaret and Dennis are two of the most poised, kind and genuine people we have had the pleasure of working with and their wedding day was truly a reflection of the love they have for not only each other but their friends and [...]

An Evening at Gatsby’s Manor!Surprise 50th Birthday Celebration

An Evening at Gatsby's Manor!
Jay Gatsby would have been proud of the fabulous party thrown in honor of our amazing client's 50th birthday celebration this fall.  It was a night of jazz, flappers, sequins and gin and it made for the perfect Gatsby soiree at Graylyn Estates.  Each room was transformed into a magical setting through the use of glamorous custom furniture, extravagant blooms and rich [...]

Catherine and Kyle’s Durham Wedding!

Catherine and Kyle's Durham Wedding!
Meeting and falling in love at Duke University made Duke University Chapel  and  Bay 7 at American Tobacco the perfect locations for our couple, Catherine and Kyle, to say "I do" this September. The bride's vision of a formal fall affair designed around her love of architecture and ornate styles was brought to life through a rich palette of marsala and burgundy accent[...]

Eliza and Matt’s Duke Chapel and Cotton Room Wedding!

Eliza and Matt's Duke Chapel and Cotton Room Wedding!
A modern day Audrey Hepburn is how we view our sweet bride, Eliza!  Her classic style paired with her stunning Austin Scarlett gown made for the most beautiful  summertime soiree at Duke University Chapel and The Cotton Room.   Matt and Eliza met after his freshman year at Duke when he was home for the summer and began a nursing research internship at UVA, where Eliza[...]

James and Suzanne’s Durham Wedding!

James and Suzanne's Durham Wedding!
Kate Spade bridesmaid's dresses, gold geometric shape accents, and monogrammed wine glasses...these are just a few of the details of Suzanne and James' Duke University Chapel and Bay 7 wedding celebration. We had so much fun, and we are very excited to share a few images from their day! Suzanne and James met and fell in love at Duke University so they knew that Durha[...]

Ashley and Alex’s State Club Wedding!

Ashley and Alex's State Club Wedding!
Meeting and falling in love in North Carolina made The State Club in Raleigh the perfect spot for this sweet couple's vision of a vintage inspired affair to come to life.  Ashley and Alex dreamed of a wedding full of love, laughter and dancing and designed their day to reflect the fun they have with not only each other but their family and friends too.  From antique b[...]

Tyler and Connor’s Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Wedding!

Tyler and Connor's Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Wedding!
Tyler and Conner's wedding celebration hosted at The Umstead Hotel and Spa this summer is sure to bring a smile to your face!  A bright and cheery yet sophisticated soiree designed around the Bride's style icon, Lilly Pulitzer, made for one beautiful wedding and we were beyond tickled to see their day featured on Ruffled Blog a few weeks ago!  From the bride's stunnin[...]

Emily and Paul’s Rock Quarry Farm Wedding

Emily and Paul's Rock Quarry Farm Wedding
Emily and Paul were married this past June at Rock Quarry Farm, tucked away among the trees in Chapel Hill. We had so much fun helping them and their families plan such a beautiful day. In case you didn't see Emily and Paul's engagement blog, they are outdoorsy people! They love all the elements nature has to offer. Thankfully, nature was on their side the day of thei[...]