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Tips For Reducing Wedding Day Stress

Okay, we know it’s not super fun to talk about the negative parts of a wedding day, but they can be a stressful experience if you aren’t prepared. Sure, they are magical and wonderful, but there is a lot going on and it can be a bit much. Our goal with this post isn’t to […]

September 23, 2020

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5 Common Wedding Regrets

Common Wedding Regrets A wedding day can be a whirlwind of a day. When looking back on your big day, we hope you don’t have any regrets. You plan and prepare as much as possible, but ultimately, some things are just out of your control. And that is okay, and even expected. After talking with […]

September 16, 2020

For Brides

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Zen Greenville Wedding | Mr. & Mrs. Young

A Downtown Greenville, SC Wedding Andrew & Amanda were married at Zen in downtown Greenville. Zen is absolutely stunning and has so much variety in terms of indoor space! This was our first time there and we absolutely adored it. The venue is directly across the street from the Greenville Drive baseball stadium and is […]

August 27, 2020

Zen Greenville Wedding Photographer

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Fountain Inn Presbyterian and Windy Hill Barn Wedding | Mr. & Mrs. Reid

Downtown Fountain Inn Wedding Suzanne and Stony were married on August 22 at Fountain Inn Presbyterian Church, with their reception at Windy Hill Barn in Simpsonville. Suzanne just loves telling her proposal story. Stony had planned an extravagant scavenger hunt, where he’d propose at the end. She said she was so clueless and in shock […]

August 25, 2020

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Reception Tips – Covid Style

Planning a wedding can be so fun! But let’s be honest, the reception is where the party is at. Bumping music, awesome food, cutting the cake (or cupcakes), and dancing the night away. Here are some of our best tips for making your wedding reception a little more COVID friendly: Prepare Your Guests Before The Wedding […]

August 5, 2020

For Brides

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Top Wedding Registry Tips

Best Wedding Registries Registering for your wedding can be overwhelming. We get it! We have been there and we remember the stress. How do you figure out what things you’ll actually need for your new home together? How do you decide on things without starting an argument about color of your everyday china or your […]

June 3, 2020

For Brides, Wedding

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Downtown Greenville Wedding | Mr. & Mrs. Arnold

Grace Church Downtown Greenville and Revel Event Center Wedding Alyssa and Sam were married in Greenville, SC at Grace Church Downtown! Grace’s downtown campus is just beautiful. It has the beautiful traditional column and tons of beautiful steps (I’ve wanted to shoot a wedding here for SO long. Thanks Alyssa!). We have gotten to know […]

May 26, 2020

Wedding

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Top 5 Places To Find Wedding Inspiration

Wedding Planning Inspiration Unless you’re one of those girls who has had their wedding planned out for the last 15 years, you might be at a loss trying to plan your wedding and then make everything match your dreams. (Well, first figuring out what in the world your wedding-dreams ARE!) You want everything to be […]

May 6, 2020

collage of wedding pictures taken in Columbia, SC | Wedding dress, wedding food, wedding ring in Columbia SC

For Brides

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Wedding Planning During COVID-19

Well – we’ve talked a lot about writing this post and we weren’t really sure how to do it. We’ve talked about what we should include or if we should even do it. Look, all of us vendors are trying to make the best informed decisions, too! We have never lived through a pandemic either. […]

April 8, 2020

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Mr. & Mrs. Pizzuti | Taylors, SC Wedding

Prince of Peace Catholic Church and Cannon Centre Wedding Paul and Claire were married at Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Taylors, SC. They had a beautiful reception at the Cannon Centre in Greer City Park.  The church was breath-taking (as you’ll see), with some of the most incredible front doors you’ll ever see on […]

January 7, 2020

Wedding

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