Real Wedding: Kara+Patrick

Kara and Patrick’s beautiful wedding took place at the fabulous Stone Bridge Farms this past fall. An abundance of gold and greenery accented the gorgeous evening reception, and the couple left with a sparkler exit. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Kelley!


Kara Culpepper & Patrick Kelley
October 22, 2017

Ceremony & Reception Venue, Florals, Cake, and Catering: Stone Bridge Farms
Photographer: Bell + Vine 
Entertainment: Feel The Beat 
Hair and Makeup: Melissa Moore Bogardus Team 
Stationery: Gracefully Made Art 
Dress: Bella’s Bridal & Formal 
Bridesmaid Dresses: Adrianna Papell and Vow to be Chic


Real Wedding: Jordan+Colby

Jordan and Colby’s gorgeous wedding took place at Burritt on the Mountain in Huntsville, Alabama. Jordan’s beautiful Lela Rose gown came from Ivory and White, and their stunning white and gold cake was created by the talented Just Crumbs Cakes. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Wallace!


Jordan McMullan & Colby Wallace
September 30, 2017

Ceremony & Reception Venue: Burritt on the Mountain
Photographer: London Lane Studio
Bridal Gown: Ivory and White
Hair & Makeup: OH Darling Hair and Makeup
Florals: In Bloom
Cake: Just Crumbs
Catering: Hartley’s Catering
Band: Winslow Davis Ensemble
Paper Products: Salt + Paperie


Real Wedding: Madalyn+Scott

This Alabama couple chose to highlight both of their personalities with a little country, boho and classic elegance for their special day. Madalyn and Scott’s ceremony and reception featured an abundance of greenery and candles, while incorporating both Southern charm and city skylines. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Scott Jordan!

Scott and Madalyn Jordan
April 1, 2017

Photography: Rob and Wynter Photography
Planner: M. Elizabeth Events
Hair & Makeup: Melissa Moore Bogardus Team (Katina Mims)
Dress: Heidi Elnora
Floral Design: HotHouse Design Studio
Accommodations: The Tutwiler Hotel
Ceremony Venue: Covent Presbyterian Church
Reception Venue & Catering: The Club
Photo Booth: JAMM Entertainment
Entertainment: Music Garden (The Trey Lewis Band)
Cakes: Magic Muffins


Real Wedding: Emily+Taylor

Taylor had planned to propose to Emily during a dance class where she was an instructor. The first time, there was an electrical problem and the dance studio had closed early. The second time, it snowed and all the classes were canceled. Taylor was so excited to ask Emily to spend the rest of her life with him, that instead, he proposed during a romantic walk with their dogs, Alaska and Nelly. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Davis!

Emily Tygielski & Taylor Davis
Date: April 23, 2016

Ceremony Venue: First United Methodist Church
Reception Venue: The Round House
Florist: Flowers by Jaime
Catering: Catering Events: Betty Lankford
Cakes: Peggy Ann’s Bakery
Wedding Coordinator: Amelia Summerville
Photographer: Sweet Roots Photography
Videographer: Rusty Cockrell
Transportation: Wayne Scites
Bridal Gown: The Finery Boutique
Bridesmaid’s Gowns: Bella Bridesmaid
Groom and Groomsmen: Joseph A Banks
Lighting & Drapery: Sound Source Productions
Band: Second Coming (Music Garden)
Rentals: Mullins Rental


Real Wedding: Chae+Codey

Codey asked Chae to marry him on Christmas Eve at his grandmother’s house. All of their family was there, and Codey’s grandmother asked Chae to come into a separate room. There, she found Codey on one knee and he proposed. The couple was married at BridgeStreet Gallery and Loft this past year. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Richards!

Chae Frampton & Codey Richards
January 21, 2017

Ceremony & Reception Venue: BridgeStreet Gallery & Lofts
Hair & Makeup: Brittany Benton Massey
Florals: HotHouse
Rentals: Event Rentals Unlimited and PropHouse
Photographer: Amelia Beeler / Paper Doll Photography
Caterer: Savoie Catering
DJ + Production: Chris Amerson Events
Bride’s Dress: The White Room / Tara Keely dress
Rings: Le Vian
Cake: Jan O’Donnell / Cakes By Jan


Real Wedding: Anna+Bryan

Anna and Bryan got engaged on the Pont Des Arts bridge, also known as the Love Lock Bridge, in Paris. Bryan had a lock engraved with “Will you marry me?” in French and tried his best to propose in French. Anna and Bryan locked the lock on the bridge and threw the key into the Sienne River below. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Ward!


Anna Tygielski & Bryan Ward
July 19

Ceremony & Reception Venue – Barron Bluff at Burritt on the Mountain
Cake – Peggy Ann Bakery
Caterer – Betty Lankford with Catering Events
Music & Entertainment – Fountain City Players (Music Garden)
Photographer- Shannon Jackson Photography
Videographer – Rusty Cockrell
Bridal Gown – Finery Boutique
Bridesmaids Dresses – Anthropologie
Groom & Groomsmen’s Attire – Jos. A. Banks
Event & Floral Designer – Huntsville Florist
Hair & Makeup – Karen Heller & Laura Werth
Lighting & Draping – Sound Source Productions



Real Wedding: Emily+James

James and Emily met at the University of Alabama in Huntsville while attending a Greek event on campus. They both love going to the beach, so when making plans to celebrate Valentine’s Day together, they chose to take a short trip to Gulf Shores, AL. While sitting on the beach enjoying the unseasonably warm weather, James dropped to one knee and proposed on the sand next to the water. Congrats Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas!


Emily Shelton and James Nicholas
June 24, 2017

Photographer: Abby Waller Photography
Bridal Gown: David’s Bridal
Cake: Peggy Ann Bakery
Groom’s Cake: Nothing Bundt Cakes
Wedding Planner: Carla and Heather from Hampton Cove Wedding Plantation
Catering: Ole Hickory BBQ
Ceremony Venue: Hampton Cove Wedding Plantation
Groom’s & Groomsmen’s Attire: Kathy Rose Fashions and Tuxedo Central
Hair Styling: Emily Hunt
Makeup Artist: Rachel Harris
Music & Entertainment: Chad Zolynsky from ZMC Event Productions
Stationery: Wedding Paper Divas


Real Wedding: Elizabeth+Justin

Elizabeth and Justin met their first day of college, in Music Appreciation. Justin was running late and came in through the wrong door in the front of the class. When he walked in, Elizabeth and Justin made eye contact and he decided to sit next to her. After becoming friends they decided to become an official couple on April 1, 2011. Five years later Justin proposed on April 1, 2016 in the exact spot they used to sit at in the concert hall where they first met. Congrats Mr. & Mrs. Justin McNutt!


Elizabeth Watson & Justin McNutt
Wedding date: April 1, 2017

Wedding Photographer: April Stanley Photography
Bride & Mother of the Bride’s Dresses: The Something Blue Shoppe
Coordinator and Stationery: The Paper Chase
Calligraphy: Jan Pruitt Calligraphy
Lighting & Linens: Shindigs & Such
Florist: Kathleen’s Interiors
Cakes: Just Crumbs
Band: Lamont Landers Band
Bridesmaid Makeup: The Harris Company
Hair: Studio H Salon
Ceremony Venue: Vintage Faith Church, Decatur, Alabama
Catering & Reception Venue: The Decatur Country Club
Videographer: Woodnote Media
Harpist: Steven Todd Miller

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Styled Shoot: Wanderlust

This fun shoot was created in anticipation of the launch of Gypset Beauty Company’s mobile beauty studio. These talented wedding vendors collaborated to give Gussie(aka the Vintage Airstream turned bridal beauty studio) the proper WANDERLUST themed photoshoot she deserves.

Hair & Makeup: Gypset Beauty Company, Kim Hightower (Make-up) & Amber Stamper(hair)
Planner: Rebecca Williamson
Photography: Rachel & Noah Ray Photography
Photo Booth: The Flash Bar, Bradley Dixon
Decor Rentals: Chelsea Antiques, Cindy Barr
Custom Cocktails: Mobile Mixology, Lauren Elizabeth
Donuts: We Have Donuts, Graham Yelton
Dress & Headpiece: Village Bridal
Jewelry: Kayla Willett
Invites/Calligraphy: Brooks Handey
Models: Anna Watkins(bride) & Chris Pope(groom)


Real Wedding: Bridgette+Cody

These high school sweethearts were married at the gorgeous Douglas Manor this past May. Bridgette and Cody’s colorful florals were provided by the talented Bloom & Petal, and this special day was captured by the amazing Jill Copeland Photography. Congrats to the new Mr. & Mrs. Cody Howell!


Bridgette & Cody Howell

May 21, 2017

Venue: Douglas Manor
Photographer: Jill Copeland Photography
Officiant: Weddings By Joseph
Coordinator: Beyond Creative Design & Events
Musicians: Glen Butts and Libba Walker
Caterer: Catering By Bellinis
Cake: Wendy Harmon
Florist: Bloom & Petal
Decor Rental: PropHouse
Invitations: VistaPrint
Hair/Makeup: GLOW – Lindsay Hisey
Bride’s Dress: Diane’s Formal Affair
Groom’s Suit: Men’s Wearhouse
Bridesmaid’s Dresses: JJ’s House
Groomsmen’s Suits: Men’s Wearhouse
Wedding Night Accommodations: Grand Bohemian Mountain Brook