Real Wedding: Nicole+Reid

Nicole and Reid’s gorgeous outdoor wedding took place at the fabulous Fountainview Mansion in Auburn, Alabama. The stunning, natural light photography was taken by the talented Sydney Bruton Photography. The bride looked beautiful in her gown from The White Room and the videography was taken by AL Weddings Photo + Cinema. Congrats Nicole and Reid!


Nicole Forchielli & Reid McClenny
May 13, 2017



Real Wedding: Rachel+John

This adorable Birmingham couple’s wedding took place this past summer! The bride looked amazing in her gorgeous dress from The White Room, and Little Acorn Photography captured their special day. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. John Nichols!


Rachel Jennings & John Nichols
Wedding Date: June 10, 2017

Ceremony Venue – Canterbury United Methodist Church
Reception Venue – Country Club of Birmingham
Photographers – Luke & Jackie Lucas; Little Acorn Photography 
Dress – The White Room
Menswear- Mr. Burch Formal Wear
Florals – LeRae Events & Design
Band – Z and the Party Faktory, Southeastern Attractions
Cake – Dreamcakes Bakery 
Doughnuts – The Heavenly Donut Co
Bridal Hair & Makeup – Beauty by Jess
Bridesmaid Dresses – Bella Bridesmaid


Real Wedding: Rebecca+Timothy

Timothy and Rebecca met in college at Auburn University. After moving to Birmingham, Tim proposed at the Birmingham Museum of Art in the Dutch and Flemish Paintings exhibit. The couple took their honeymoon to explore Ireland and The Isle of Man. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Caine!

Bride & Groom: Rebecca Sheehan & Timothy Caine
Wedding Date: June 25, 2016

Ceremony & Reception Venue: Aldridge Gardens
Wedding Planner: Amanda Baker
Photographer: M. Fehr Photography
Floral Design: Anna Lee of Old Frond Floral Co
Food Trucks: Saw’s Street Kitchen, Steel City Pops, Big Spoon Creamery
Cake: Edgar’s Bakery
Cake Pops: Jamie’s Sweet Revenge
Entertainment: Hooley
Bride’s Dress: BHLDN
Hair: Kaitlin Beasley Owens
Makeup: Breanna Gregory
Stationery: Melissa Dunne


Real Wedding: Anna+Sedmon

Anna and Sedmon’s gorgeous wedding took place at White Oaks Farm last summer. The bride looked amazing in her dress from Bridals from CC and the tasty catering was done by a family friend. Their special day was captured by the talented Mandy Owens Wedding Photography. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Allen!


Anna & Sedmon Allen
Wedding Date: August 6, 2016

Venue- White Oaks Farm
Caterer- Linda Dollar (family friend)
Floral Designer- White Oaks Farm
Photographer- Mandy Owens Wedding Photography
Dress- Bridals by CC
Hair & Makeup- The Studio at White Oaks
Design & Decor- White Oaks Farm


Real Wedding: Brittany+Matthew

After a long distance relationship Brittany and Matthew decided to tie the knot in Matthew’s hometown of Mountain Brook at his mother’s home. After the ceremony and cocktail hour, guests enjoyed a candlelit sit down dinner compliments of Shindigs catering, followed by a delicious cake made by Matthew’s stepmom, Gia. The beautiful evening was captured by the talented M. Fehr Photography. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Matthew McCollister!

Bride & Groom: Brittany Thompson & Matthew McCollister

Photography: M. Fehr Photography
Flowers: Jan Miller
Cake: Gia McCollister
Catering: Shindigs Catering 
Invitations: Red Bird Paper Co by Anne Caroline Thompson 
Hair: Harbuck Salon by Jason Wilkerson 
Makeup: Tonya Jones SalonSpa 



Real Wedding: Laura+Caley

Laura and Caley first met at band camp at Auburn University in 2007, but did not start dating until 2014. On a family cruise to Mexico, Caley surprised Laura with a proposal at the Dzibilchaltun ruins during a hike. The couple was married at Elegant Acres this past June with their amazing cakes from the talented Cathy’s Cakes. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Sirles!

Bride & Groom: Laura Davis & Caley Sirles
Wedding Date: June 3, 2017

Ceremony & Reception Venue: Elegant Acres
Cakes: Cathy’s Cakes
Caterer: Cakes & Catering by Kim
Music, Entertainment, & Photobooth: Feel the Beat Entertainment
Wedding Planner: Lori Davis
Photographer: Philip Smith
Videographer: Josh Nichols
Bridal gown: Oleg Cassini
Bridesmaids Dresses: David’s Bridal
Groom & Groomsmen Attire: Men’s Wearhouse
Floral Designer: Tanya Counts Floral Designs
Hair & Makeup: Morgan Larkins


Real Wedding: Maryn+Tyler

Maryn and Tyler’s elegant June wedding took place at a private estate in Owens Cross Roads, Alabama. The couple’s special day was photographed by the incredible Joel & Amber Photography! The bride looked elegant in her gown from Something Blue Bridal Shoppe and their fabulous cakes were from Batter Up Cake Bakery. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Crosswhite!

Bride & Groom: Maryn Johnson & Tyler Crosswhite
Wedding Date: June 2,2017

Photography: Joel & Amber Photography
Wedding Venue: Private Estate
Dress Boutique: Something Blue Bridal Shoppe
Hair and Makeup Artist: Under the Veil
Coordinator: Judy Joseph
Videographer: Bergamot Films
Florals: Carrie Naumann
Officiant: Dr. Billy Smith
Catering: Robin Irwin
Cake Artist: Batter Up Cake Bakery
Musicians: Garrett & Briana Dean
Rentals: All Needz


Real Wedding: Erica & David

Bride & Groom: Erica & David
Wedding Date: September 5, 2015

Videography: Jonathan & Kaye Luxury Wedding Films
Venue: The Oaks at Centreville
Planning & Floral Design: Designs by Vivian
Catering & Cake: Savory Solutions Catering
Hair & Makeup: Emily Summerville
Entertainment: Big Daddy Music
Automobile: Vintage Auto


Real Wedding: Jessica+Sam

Jessica and Sam’s gorgeous wedding took place in the picturesque city of Fairhope, Alabama. The couple celebrated with their friends and family at the amazing Rock Creek Golf Club. The bride looked stunning in her beautiful dress from Bridal Bliss and their special day was captured by the talented Funes Photography. Congratulations to the new Mr. and Mrs. Sam Wilson!

Jessica Casto & Sam Wilson
Wedding Date: May 6, 2017

Ceremony Venue: Trinity Presbyterian
Reception Venue: Rock Creek Golf Club
Hair: Anna Athey – Tonya Jones Salon & Spa
Makeup: Katie Pilkerton
Bride’s Cake: Cakes by Vickie
Groom’s Cake: Pollman’s Bakery
Photographer: Irwin Funes – Funes Photography
Florist: Rose Bud Flowers
Dress: Bridal Bliss
Band: Figure Eight


Real Wedding: Helen+Keith

Helen and Keith’s gorgeous wedding took place this past spring with their reception at The Club. The groom and groomsmen looked dashing in their tuxedos from Mr. Burch, and their delicious cake was from Magic Muffins. This beautiful day was captured by the talented Erika Haven Photography. Congrats to Mr. & Mrs. Sidwell!

Bride & Groom: Helen Kim & Keith Sidwell
Wedding Date: April 1, 2017

Ceremony: Mt. Brooke Presbyterian Church
Reception Venue: The Club, Inc.
Cake: Magic Muffins
Hair & Makeup: L Roberts H&M
Groom’s Attire: Mr. Burch
Bridal Bouquet: Hoover Florist
Music & Entertainment: DJ Shell
Photographer: Erika Haven Photography
Videographer: A Morales Production
Photo Booth: Dixieland Photography and Photo Booth


Real Wedding: Hannah+Shea

Hannah and Shea met through mutual friends during college. When it came time to propose, Shea decided to take Hannah back to where they had their first date. On a cold, drizzly January morning, Hannah and Shea bundled up and hiked Peavine Falls. Once they reached the falls Shea dropped to one knee and proposed. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Rowe!

Hannah Railey and Shea Rowe
Wedding Date: January 28, 2017

Ceremony Venue: First United Methodist Church Decatur, AL
Reception Venue: Mallard Stables
Bride’s Cake: Barb’s Cakes
Groom’s Cake: Lacey Ellison
Catering: A Catered Affair
Photography: Image Street, LLC
Bridal Gown: Bella’s Bridal and Formal Birmingham
Groom’s Attire: Men’s Wearhouse
Entertainment: Group 6
Florist: J Ross Railey
Hair & Makeup: Danielle Ivy


Real Wedding: Jessica+Corey

Jessica and Corey’s stunning wedding took place at B&A Warehouse with the fabulous Rachel & Noah Ray Photography capturing their special day. The beautiful florals were designed by the amazing Laura McCarty and Leigh Anne White and the bride looked breathtaking in her dress from Diane’s Formal Affair. Congrats to the new Mr. and Mrs. Corey White!

Jessica Cobb & Corey White

Ceremony & Reception Venue: B&A Warehouse
Photographer: Rachel & Noah Ray
Photography Location: Railroad Park
Videographer: ROGM Films
Florists: Laura McCarty (Marked) & Leigh Anne White
Musician: Jesse Abram Reeves
DJ: Feel the Beat Entertainment, Danny Brewer
Car Rental: Vintage Auto Chauffer, Ron Marko
Caterer: B&A Warehouse
Cakes: Kay Cannon Buckeridge
Bridal Gown: Watters, Diane’s Formal Affair
Bridal Shoes & Accessories: BHLDN
Bridesmaids Dresses: Alfred Sung
Hair Stylist: Kelly Dennis
Makeup Artist: Mary-Evan Luther



Real Wedding: Calen+Matt

Calen and Matt met through mutual friends, and as time went on Matt knew Calen was the one for him. On Calen’s birthday last year, Matt surprised her and her daughter Hadlee near Big Spring Park. Matt dropped to one knee and asked Calen to marry him, after which he turned to her daughter Hadlee and asked if it was ok for him to marry her mommy. The couple was married at Sacred Stone on April 8, 2017. Congratulations to the new Mr. & Mrs. Matt Weston!

Calen Robinson & Matt Weston
Wedding Date: April 8, 2017

Photography: Lauren Tomasella Photography & Valerie Callan Photography
Florals: Lisa Akins
Flower Girl Halos: Petals
Videographer: Woodnote
DJ: Room3Productions, LLC.
Food: Creative Catering
Director: Polly Knox
Officiant: Greg Morrow
Wedding Planner: Wish Upon a Weston Events (bride)
Cake: GaGa’s Goodies (bride’s mom)
Dress: The Something Blue Shoppe
Dress Designer: Martina Liana
Makeup: Leslie Ware and Bree Hillis
Hair: Carmen Salon and Julie Lockard
Draping: Kris Clark Designs
Garlands for Balcony: Georgi Bragg and Trisha Bragg
Signs: Kaitlyn Gokee
Venue: Sacred Stone


Real Wedding: Austin+Taylor

We love this beautiful spring wedding at NorthRiver Yacht Club! This stunning wedding was captured by the one and only Katie James Photography. The exceptional draping was from On-Site Productions and the colorful bridesmaid’s dresses were from Bella Bridesmaids. Congratulations to the new Mr. & Mrs. Justice!

Austin & Taylor Justice
Date: March 3, 2017

Photographer: Katie James Photography
Videographer: Woodnote Media
Venue & Caterer: NorthRiver Yacht Club
Coordinator/Planner: Becky’s Brides
Florist: Jamie Thompson
Entertainment: WellDunn Entertainment
Cake: Magic Muffins
Rentals: Decor to Adore
Draping: On-Site Productions
Calligraphy: Anna Sayers Calligraphy
Hair/Makeup: Glamour by Whit
Dress Shop: Diane’s Formal Affair
Groom & Groomsmen’s Suits: Mr. Burch Formal Wear
Bridesmaids: Bella Bridesmaids


Real Wedding: Chelsea+Dillon

Chelsea and Dillon met when they were out with friends one night in Birmingham and immediately knew they were meant to be. When it came time to propose, Dillon took Chelsea on a trip to the Opryland Hotel in Nashville, TN. After a stroll through the hotel and looking at Christmas lights, Dillon proposed to Chelsea. The couple tied the knot at the stunning Stone Bridge Farms with a Christmas themed wedding this past December. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Dean!

Chelsea Payne & Dillon Dean

Wedding Date: December 3, 2016

Venue, Catering, Flowers: Stonebridge Farms

Planner: Posh Occasions by Sheriah

Music: On-Site Productions

Photographer: Katie & Alec Photography

Hair/Makeup: Madeline Hulsey

Dress: Bridals by Lori

Groom’s Suit: Jos A Banks

Cake: Molly Moo Cakes

Groom’s Baby Bites: Pastry Art Shoppe

Videography: Awaken Films

Rings: Diamonds Direct 




Real Wedding: Lacey + Carter

Lacey and Carter tied the knot this past April at the beautiful Heathermoor Farms. This new wedding venue is the groom’s family horse farm located in Moody, Alabama. The bride’s gorgeous dress was from David’s Bridal and the stunning Arden Upton Photography captured their special day. Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Carter Alvis!


-Wedding Date: April 22, 2017

-Cake: Bearden’s Homemade 

-Bride’s Dress: David’s Bridal

-Bridesmaids Dresses: David’s Bridal

-Groom’s tux: Mr. Burch

-Groomsmen’s tux: Mr. Burch

-Global: Etsy 

-Venue: Heathermoor Farm (groom’s family home)

-Photography: Arden Photography

-Wedding Coordinator: Tablescapes and More

-Reception Food: Top Notch Catering

-DJ: David Johnsey of Odenville, AL.

-Hair & Makeup: Whitney Gunnison, Vizible Changes & Jennifer Vellum, Kuttin’ Up


Real Wedding: Hannah + Allen

Hannah and Allen had been friends for years before they finally fell in love.  After dating a couple of years, Allen surprised Hannah with a ring.  The couple always knew they wanted to get married at a golf course, and chose to tie the knot at The Ledges.  Their special day was captured by Ashley Sargent Photography and Hannah looked breathtaking in her Vera Wang bridal gown.  Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Roden!

-Wedding date: March 25, 2017

-Ceremony Venue: The Ledges, Huntsville, AL
-Reception Venue: The Ledges, Huntsville, AL
-Caker: Tina Whiteside, Rainsville, AL
-Caterer: The Ledges, Huntsville, AL
-Musician: Austin Jennings, Destin, FL
-Hotel Accommodations: Springhill Suites, Huntsville, AL
-Wedding Planner: Bride
-Photographer: Ashley Sargent Photography, Boaz, AL
-Videographer: None
-Bridal Gown: Vera Wang
-Bridesmaids Dresses: David’s Bridal
-Groom’s Attire: Men’s Wearhouse
-Groomsmen Attire: Men’s Wearhouse
-Event Designer: Tania Nix, Ider, AL

-Florist: Woods Cove Florist, Scottsboro, AL
-Hair: Kelly Danielle at Terrame Day Spa & Salon, Huntsville, AL

-Makeup: April Mitchell
-Up-lighting: Rent My Wedding

-Guestbook: Miss Design Berry

-Various Rentals: Something Borrowed, Section, ALMeeks Grain & Gin, Pisgah, AL


Real Wedding Kaitlin + Brent

Brent and Kaitlin met through mutual friends when Kaitlin was in college at the University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2013.  After being friends for some time, Kaitlin and Bent started dating and shortly after the couple moved to Montgomery Brent proposed.  Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Johnson!

Kaitlin Salters & Brent Johnson
March 18, 2017
Venue: Beautiful Alley Station Downtown Montgomery
Photographer: Monica Dooley
Catering: Leon McCamy
Dress: Mori Lee
Bridesmaid dresses: Davids Bridal (wisteria)
Officiant: Rev. Mike Spivey
Floral decorations: Peggy Smith of Wilmington, NC
Coordinator: Jenny Smith
Director: Michelle Walker
Special music: Tim Walker


Real Wedding: Shelby + Dawson

Shelby & Dawson were high school sweethearts and shortly after Dawson joined the Marines he proposed.  This couple’s simple, southern wedding was filled with joy and grace.  The day was captured by the amazing Avery Forrest Photography and the couple left the reception with a sparkler exit.  Congratulations to the new Mr. & Mrs. Dawson De Tombe!

Wedding Date:  April 8, 2017

Florals: DIY
Cake: DIY by Brides Friend
Macaroons: DIY by Bride
Venue: Backyard Wedding in Magnolia Springs, Alabama
Wedding Dress: BHLDN
Bridesmaids: Shop Revelry 
Catering: Bleus Burger 
Ribbon for Styling: A Ribbon’s Nest Huntsville AL


Real Wedding: Aericka + Nick

Aericka & Nick’s love story began when they were in high school and from the moment Nick saw Aericka he knew she was the one.  After eight years together, Nick proposed to Aericka in his truck after a date.  The couple celebrated a traditional southern wedding at the Garrett House this past March.  Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Scott!

Aericka & Nick Scott
March 4, 2017
Photography:  Memories by Megan Saye
DJ: Mike Sears
Florals: Atmore Flower Shop
Catering: Aj’s Family Restaurant – Monroeville, Al
Cake Baker: Sharon’s Cakes
Officiant: Rev. Jackson Knight
Bride’s Dress: David’s Bridal
BM Dresses: David’s Bridal
Groomsmen Tuxes: Nixon’s Clothing
Bridal Hair & Make up: Chelsie Miley Driver | the Hair Suit – Pace, Fl
BM Hair & Make Up: Hannah Lunsford
Venue: The Garrett House – Uriah, Al
Rentals: Downtown Rentals – Monroeville, Al
Stationary: Marisa Farish | MYF Creations
Antique Car: Eric “Gator” Gould – Excel, Al
Decoration & Coordination: La T DA Event Rentals


Real Wedding: Allison + Matthew

It was a sunny, brisk October morning at Stone Bridge Farms.  The ceremony was illuminated by the setting sun with a romantic, personal, and lighthearted feel.  The couple danced the night away with guest and left the ceremony in a horse-drawn carriage while fireworks illuminated the sky.  Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Matthew Mason.


Couples Name: Allison Wooten and Matthew Mason

Wedding Date: October 22, 2016


Hair: Kelsey Jones – Terramé Midtown Huntsville, AL

Makeup: Kendra Jarret – The Transformation Huntsville, AL

Brides Cake: Michelle Odom – Just Crumbs Cakes Huntsville, AL

Grooms Cake: Susie Lawrence – Cake Bites by Susie Arab, AL

Photographer: Ashley Sargent and Joelle Brooks – Ashley Sargent Photography Boaz, AL

Florist, Décor and Catering: Stone Bridge Farms

Dress: Modern Trousseau

Videographer: Awaken Films 

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Bridesmaids Dresses: Madison Town and Country – Bill Levkoff

DJ: Feel the Beat Entertainment

Wedding Location: Stone Bridge Farms, Cullman, AL


Real Wedding: Shannon + Chris

Shannon knew Chris was the one after their first date, and when Chris proposed to Shannon on a family trip to Indiana she immediately said yes.  Not only did Shannon say “yes” to being a wife, but also a mom to sweet Emily.  The couple was married at Ross Bridge this past December with a gorgeous Christmas themed wedding.  Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Isbell!

Shannon & Chris
December 4, 2016
Flowers – Stems and Styles
Planner – Jackie Rowell
Photographer – 2b Photography
Hair/makeup – GLOW
Venue – Ross Bridge
Lace Top – Ella and Eman
Portrait Wedding Guest Book – Miss Design Berry Inc
Groom’s Suit – Remon’s
Favors – embroidered blankets “To have and to hold… in case you get cold.”
Bride’s rings – Levy’s
Groom’s ring – Diamond’s Direct


Real Wedding: Abby + Josh

These dazzling photos were submitted by Love Behind the Lens Photography!  Abby & Josh’s day was planned by the talented Ashley Stork of I do!  I do!  Wedding Planning and the reception took place at the gorgeous City Club.  The happy couple left the reception with a sparkler exit.  Congratulations to the new Mr. & Mrs. Josh Willens!

Abby Johnson & Josh Wilens

February 18, 2017

Getting Ready Venue:  The Redmont Hotel

Ceremony Venue:  First Presbyterian Church of Birmingham

Reception Venue:  The City Club

Hair + Makeup:  Taylor Jones & Mary Jane Clements

Wedding Dress:  Bustle

Groomsmen Attire:  Burch Formal

Floral Design:  Blooming Buds 30A

Cake:  Edgar’s

Catering:  The City Club

Event Planner:  I Do!  I Do!  Weddings

Band:  The Expandables

Invitations:  Salt + Paperie

Photography:  Love Behind the Lens


Real Wedding: Catherine + Sam

This week’s wedding photos were captured by the incredible Taylor Dane Photography!  Catherine & Sam’s gorgeous florals were designed by Rebekah Miller, C. Wayman Design, and the couple danced the night away to the musical stylings of Heart to heart at the Moore’s Mill Club.  Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Street!

Catherine & Sam Street
August 13, 2016 
Ceremony Venue: First Presbyterian Opelika  
Reception Venue & Catering: Moore’s Mill Club  
Bride’s Wedding Dress: Pronovias  
Hair & Makeup: Linda Margarita 
Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Bella Bridesmaids  
Groom’s and Groomsmens’ Attire: Jos. A Bank  
Flowers: Rebekah Miller, C. Wayman Design  
Reception Band: Heart to Heart 
Rentals: The Event Group  
Videographer: Luke Lindgren Cinematography  
Live Event Painting:  Caroline Haag Marshall   
Film Scans: Indie Film Lab


Real Wedding: Hannah + Josh

Josh and Hannah lived a few miles apart their whole lives but never met until they were 250 miles from their hometown in the summer of 2009 at Panama City Beach, Florida.  Skip to seven years later on March 12, 2016, the day Josh proposed to Hannah.  He surprised her at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens and got down on one knee.  The couple was married at Douglas manor on October 8, 2016. Congratulations to the new Mr. & Mrs. Payton!!

Bride: Hannah Galloway
Groom: Josh Payton
Wedding Date: October 8, 2016
Ceremony Venue: Douglas Manor – Columbiana, AL
Reception Venue: Douglas Manor
Caker: Pam Barnett
Caterer: Batter Up – Childersburg, AL
Music & Entertainment: Blackberry Breeze  
Photographer: Stefani Marie Photography
Bridal Gown: Bella’s Bridal & Formal
Bridesmaids Dresses: Bella’s Bridal & Formal
Grooms Attire: Forget-Me-Not Flower Shop    
Groomsmen Attire: Forget-Me-Not Flower Shop
Event & Floral Designer: Family Friend
Hair & Makeup: Jayna Harris


Real Wedding: Jordan + Bryce

Jordan and Bryce tied the knot at the stunning Live Oak Plantation in Pensacola, Florida on April 1, 2017. These two barely needed any guidance on posing as their love shined through the photographs taken by the wonderful Photography by Miranda. These two danced the night away and finished with a sparkler exit. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Dulabhan!
Jordan + Bryce Dulabhan
April 1, 2017
Photographer: Photography by Miranda (Miranda Ellis Stallings)
HAMU: Jillian Holt MUA
Videographer: Jason Garcia
Florist: Fiore
Coordinator: Archie Pierce


Real Wedding: Brooke + Daniel

This week’s wedding comes from the phenomenal Katie & Alec Photography! This adorable couple’s big day took place at Woodrow Hall in Birmingham. The beautiful flowers were designed by Studio Flower & the couple left the reception in style with a sparkler exit. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Caneer!

Brooke & Daniel Caneer

September 10, 2016

Photography: Katie & Alec Photography
Florist: Studio Flower
Hotel: The Tutwiler Hotel
Ceremony & Reception Venue: Woodrow Hall
Rings: Diamonds Direct – Birmingham
Bride’s Dress & Veil: David’s Bridal
Groom’s Attire: Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Inc.
Hair & Makeup: JaiRez Hair and Color Bar
DJ: Michael Hoover
Cake & Pastries: Dream Cakes
Bridesmaids Dresses: Bella’s Bridal & Formal


Real Wedding: Troy + Michele

Troy proposed to Michele at sunset on the beach in St. Augustine, Florida.  Almost one year later they exchanged vows standing once again on the beautiful sandy beach.  St.Augustine holds a special place in their hearts as each of them spent many summers there as children vacationing with their families.  Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs.Troy VanEvery!

Photography:  Sun and Sea Photography



Real Wedding: Lauren + Michael

Michael and Lauren met in 2009 at a football game and were high school sweethearts. After graduating college, Michael proposed at the Shoal Creek Bridge near the University of North Alabama’s campus. They were married December 9, 2016 at the Barn at Shady Lane and their special day was captured by the artistic Nick Drollette Photography. Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Miller!


Bride & Groom: Michael Miller & Lauren Loggins
Date: December 9, 2016
The Barn at Shady Lane – Ceremony and Reception Venue
Alice Berry Fashion (Etsy)- Bridemaids dresses
Davis Florist – Florist


Real Wedding: Shjuan + Gary

Shjuan and Gary meet in 2013 while she working as a nurse in a local hospital caring for his ailing father. It took two years for the bride to agree to go on the first date with the groom, but once she did they became inseparable. Gary proposed to Shjuan on September 06, 2015 with the assistance of street performers in New Orleans, LA. They were married on October 08, 2016 in a beautiful outside wedding in Tuscaloosa, AL. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Crockett!

Bride & Groom: Shjuan & Gary Crockett
Wedding Date: October 08, 2016
Location/Venue: Bear Creek Manor, Tuscaloosa, AL
Wedding vendors: Photographer – The Price Approach; Birmingham, AL
Wedding Planner: Shannel Aiken Weddings and Events; Tuscaloosa, AL
Catering: A Cutting Edge Caterers; Moundville, AL
bakery/cakes: Vickie’s Cakeworld Bakery; Tuscaloosa, AL
Hair: The Glam Room; Tuscaloosa, AL
Makeup: Robin Dee Beauty; Tuscaloosa, AL
Videography: Perfection Videos; Meridian Mississippi
Bridal Gown: Diane’s Formal Affair; Jasper, AL
Bridal Party: David’s Bridal; Tuscaloosa, AL
Miniature Bride and flower girl dresses: Beauty Mark, Tuscaloosa, AL
Groom and Groomsmen’s ware: Men’s Warehouse; Tuscaloosa, AL


Real Wedding: Ashlynn + Mike

This gorgeous outdoor wedding was submitted by Rachel & Noah Ray Photography and took place at Pursell Farms. The fall wedding decor was full of Southern grace and charm thanks to the talented florals from Buffy Hargett! Guest danced the night away with the bride and groom to the musical stylings of Accent from Music Garden. Congrats Ashlyn & Mike!

Bride & Groom:  Ashlyn Pouncey & Mike Vasilou

Wedding Date:  October 8, 2016

Venue:  Pursell Farms  |  Florist:  Buffy Hargett  |  Photography:  Rachel & Noah Ray  |  Videography:  Stairwell Productions  |  Makeup Artist:  Carol & Leslie Artistry – Carol Grubbs & Leslie Corts  |  Hair Stylist:  Janet Perkins  |  Rentals:  Special Events/Game Day  |  Band For Reception:  Accent/Music Garden  |  Musicians For Ceremony:  John-Mark Dorough  |  Musicians For After Rehearsal:  Intermissions  |  Officiant For Ceremony:  Charlie Sanders









Real Wedding : Megan + Charlie

Today’s blog post comes from Ashley Stork of I Do! I Do! Wedding Planning. The elegant winter wedding of Megan & Charlie Flott took place at the fabulous Bridgestreet Gallery & Loft in Birmingham, Alabama. The ceremony and reception florals had a fun, chic vibe thanks to the talented HotHouse Design Studio! We were blown away by the beautiful photography from Magen Davis Photography.  Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Flott!

Floral Design: HotHouse Design |  Cake:  Cakes by Kim | Wedding Planner:  I Do!  I Do!  Weddings | Photography:  Magen Davis Photography | Videography:  Crooked Tree Productions | Hair & Makeup:  Rawwbeauty | Lighting/Draping:  Onsite Productions |  Entertainment:  Feel The Beat |  Venue:  Bridgestreet Gallery & Loft | Caterer:  B&A Warehouse | Bridal Gown:  The White Room | Hotel Accommodations:  The Tutwiler 


Believe Bridal Showcase

All Brides-to Be! You are invited to experience the Believe Bridal Event.
This is a boutique bridal show experience.

Live vignettes called “scenes”

Experience the event as walking through a visual interactive museum gallery.
Bringing inspiration, creative design and insight to the brides.

Alabama Weddings magazine comes to life so brides can see, touch and hear how dreams and ideas can come to life before their eyes, while personally meeting the creatives and seeing the essential team-work of all exhibitors.

Sunday, February 19, 2017
Grand Bohemian Hotel, Mountain Brook

Registration: Day of Show