The following are places we love and people we love to work with:
Chapel of Rest: An adorable historic chapel for wedding ceremonies located between Lenoir and Boone, NC. Book your ceremony here and have your reception next door at Patterson School (see below).
Whipporwill Academy: This collection of historic North Carolina buildings includes a tiny, picture perfect chapel and multiple outdoor wedding ceremony and reception spots. Located in outside of Wilkesboro in Wilkes County.
Leatherwood Mountain: Located in a beautiful valley in Fergusson, NC, Leatherwood is an equestrian center, perfect for both horse enthusiasts and those just wanting a gorgeous mountain setting.
Patterson School and Stables: Patterson School used to be a private prep school established in 1909. The school closed several years ago but the estate is being given new life as a permaculture/organic farm as well as a working stable. There are several possible wedding ceremony and reception sites, including the front lawn bordered by hundred year old oak trees, the pond, and the stable and barn, all with indoor backup in case of inclement weather. Located outside of Lenoir, NC.
Elkin Creek Vineyard: Vineyards, historic buildings and creeks with waterfalls–simply gorgeous. Located outside of Elkin, NC.
The Little Herb House: The perfect ceremony and reception venue for any size wedding, the barn can handle receptions up to 300 people. The Little Herb House has several locations to use including a beautiful tree-filled pasture and gorgeous water feature. Located outside of Garner, NC.
Pavilion at Carriage Farm: Rustically elegant, this is an upscale barn venue located outside of Raleigh, NC, complete with chandeliers and a massive stone fireplace.
Indulge Bakery: Wedding cakes and desserts located in Blowing Rock, NC
Desi’s Floral & Design: Floral design and wedding planning with locations in Boone, Hickory and Wilmington, NC
A Bushel and a Peck Vintage Rentals: Wedding decor, furnishings, tableware, etc. all with vintage charm. Located in Boone, NC.
Rev. Barbara Lodge, NC Wedding Minister: Non-denominational wedding officiant with ceremonies tailored to each couple. Serving the Triangle.
Perfection by Patricia: Hair and makeup for weddings, boudoir and special occasions. Located in the Raleigh Area.
Belloviso: Hair and makeup artist, Margo Williams, for weddings, boudoir and special occasions. Located in the Raleigh Area.