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Libby Malinowski joins the WED team!

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

WED is thrilled to announce Libby Malinowski has joined the team as our summer intern! Joining us from Beaufort, SC, Libby has always had a passion for the picturesque weddings found in the Lowcountry. An English student at The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, Libby will be living in Charleston for the summer and working in our downtown office. Inspired by WED’s elegance and individuality in each one of our events, Libby is thrilled to join such a successful team.

Libby kicked off the summer by starting at WED on June 2. We are excited to have Libby’s ambition and passion added to the team and we are delighted to have her on board!

Libby

Our best,

The WED Team

Katie Huebel                Ellen Robinson               Margaret Roberts

Kathleen House        Natalia Gadomski

WED published in Charleston Weddings

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

A big thank you to Charleston Weddings Magazine!!

We are so excited to have Caroline and Edward’s wedding published in the summer issue! Make sure to read all about this gorgeous Spring Island wedding designed by our fabulous Katie.

Caroline & Edward

Paper that Impresses

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

We always go out with a bang, by why not start with one? We love a creative invitation that incorporates design elements from your wedding. Choosing a fun envelope liner such as this orange ikat or golden sparkles is a surprising way to give your guests a sneak peak of what’s to come!

Love it so much…why not do it twice? Jazz up both your invitation and save the dates for double the fun.

Envelope Collage

First Look

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

One of our favorite moments of a wedding is seeing the groom’s face light up as he spots his bride for the first time. A fun way to capture this moment on camera is a first look! Here are a few of our favorite first looks from our past weddings…

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A first look can include more than the bride a groom. Look at this sweet first look moment shared between father and daughter…

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First Look

A special thanks to all our photographers for these photos…

Marni Rothschild Pictures

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Tina Rowden

Emily & JC

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

WED celebrated this past Valentine’s Day in New York style with the wedding of Emily and JC on February 15. Ivory and black elegantly decorated Lowndes Grove, which danced against shimmering, gold accents. Unique touches carried throughout the design including black menus placed on gold dinner plates toped with intricate ivory napkins, shaped as bows. Emily and JC shared some personal touches with their guests including a black and gold Charleston inspired gift bag. Finally the bride and groom expressed some love for their favorite sports team with JC’s Indiana University grooms cake, which we absolutely love, such a fun wedding to start off our 2014 season! 

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC


Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

Emily & JC

A special thanks to our vendors…

Photography – Tim Willoughby

Catering and Cake – Fish

Invitations and save the dates – LadyFingers Letterpress

Printed Materials - Studio R

Rentals – Snyder Event Rentals


Lighting – TEC

Linens – BBJ Linens and Nuage

Florist – SYG Designs

Transportation – Lancaster Tours and Tri County Transportation

Ceremony Musicians – The Carolina Trio

 

Jessica & Hunter

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

We are so excited to have Jessica and Hunter’s September wedding published in Weddings Unveiled spring issue. Jessica and Hunter dreamed of a fall wedding in the North Carolina Mountains, which we were happy to oblige, taking our design skills up north to the town of Linville.

The Camp at Eseeola Lodge, with its open-air design was easily transformed to create the couple’s ideal atmosphere inspired through the natural surroundings. Located in the midst of Grandfather Mountain, the Camp provided us with the perfect setting to create Jessica and Hunter’s dream of an enchanting wedding.

Using a palette of neutrals, soft greens and grays, we worked with the Camp’s natural and rustic feel, to create an inviting atmosphere with breathtaking views of the mountains and lake. Jessica and Hunter welcomed their guests for an exciting weekend with custom welcome bags. Packed with a range of goodies, these mountain inspired welcomes included a specially made trail mix and moonshine. After a beautiful ceremony, guests enjoyed a sit down dinner, dancing the night away and a surprise firework show to end the magical night. 

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A special thanks to our vendors and to Corbin for these incredible photos…

Photographer- Corbin Gurkin 

Printing- Studio R

Rentals- Snyder Event Rentals

Lighting- Technical Event Company

Floral- SYG Designs

Reception Venue and Catering: The Camp at the Eseeola Lodge

Ceremony Location: Crossnore Presbyterian Church 

Cake: Kathy Allen Fine Cakes

Band and DJ: EastCoast Entertainment

Light em’ up Tuesday

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Obsessed doesn’t even begin to cover how we feel about TECs line of products! We are so excited to incorporate these lighting fixtures and chandeliers into our upcoming events. A big shout out to Todd and our friends at TEC for all of their help over the years! Good luck at Charleston Fashion Week, we know you have been working hard and will rock it!

TEC Chandelier

TEC

TEC Chandelier

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TEC Chandelier

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Erin & Drew Featured on the Wedding Row

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Feature Friday!! A special thanks to the Wedding Row for featuring Erin and Drew’s wedding designed by Luke! The Governor Thomas Bennett House served as the perfect venue, glowing against the bride’s use of bright blue and pink accents. See more of these gorgeous photos on the Wedding Row.

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Chabely & Jon

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Lowndes Grove radiated against the blush and white décor of Chabely and Jon’s October wedding. Creating a romantic atmosphere for bride Chabely was done through the use of blush linens emphasized with golden accents. Guests sat under the tent at one of two, long dinner tables creating an overall intimate feel. As a personal touch, Chabely and John placed gift boxes of scones and jam at every seat, welcoming their close family and friends. Sequin overlays, used on the cake and cocktail tables, sparkled against the setting sun while the white, vintage lounge furniture added to the glowing atmosphere.

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Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

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Chabeley and Jon

 Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

Chabeley and Jon

A special thanks to our vendors…

Photographer- Marni Rothschild

Printing- Studio R

Rentals- Snyder Event Rentals

Lighting- Technical Event Company

Floral- SYG Designs

Catering- Fish

 

Flashback Friday, 13 things we loved about 2013

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Cheers 2013, what a great season!!! A special thanks to all of the vendors who helped with our events. Here is a little flashback Friday to some of our favorite things from 2013!!

1. WED’s New Beaufort Office 

We were so excited to announce the opening of our newest WED office located in Beaufort, South Carolina.

1 Merchants Lane, Suite 201, Beaufort, SC 29907

843.986.1010

2. Very Charleston Gift Bags

2013 was filled with Charleston themed welcome bags and one of our spring brides had the perfect Charleston inspired gift bag! Who doesn’t love this Very Charleston book and the firefly mini bottles?

3. Mixing Metallics

Gold, silver or bronze, which will you choose? In 2013, we chose them all! Mixing and matching our favorite metallics was perfect for any accent piece!

4. Crushing Over Blush

Feminine and romantic, the color blush was popping up everywhere in 2013. Flowers, invites, linens, everything we love is that much better in blush!

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5. Charleston Office Makeover

2013 spoiled us with all new office décor and technology for our downtown Charleston location. From our new Apple computers to our white, glass desks, we love our new look!

6. Sequins

A special thank you to sequins for making so many of our weddings sparkle and shine in 2013.

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7. Ombré Everywhere

More than just hair, ombré took over the 2013 wedding season, in floral, cakes, linens, accent pieces and even bridesmaid’s dresses.

8. Glitter Champagne Bottles

Who remembers our glittery champagne bottles from both Kelly and Michelle’s weddings?

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9. Trail Mix Station

We all love a good dessert station but there was something so unique and personal that we loved about Sarah and Jason’s trail mix station.

10. Marble Tables

Thank you Snyder for introducing us to this marble table, it was such a fun and versatile piece to use in so many of our weddings.

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11. Going Green

Green dominated the wedding scene in 2013. Give us emerald, lime, hemlock and mint…we love it all.

12. Creative Grooms

We love a hands-on groom with a creative side. Thank you 2013 for bringing us Jay who designed and drew all of the printing for his wedding.

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13. Special Guests

Speaking of Jay, who could forget the special guest that attended his wedding…our elephant!  We are so grateful to have worked with Seema & Jay and to experience so much of their culture.

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What a great year shared with so many special brides and families, thank you!