wedding disasters · Wedding Planning

Stop Hiring Friends for Your Wedding

I hear this more than I can even keep count.  I would be lying if I said I didn’t face palm every time too.  Weddings cost money and I am all about saving some cash where I can…but I am more about getting the job done and good quality.  It is that reason I implore… Continue reading Stop Hiring Friends for Your Wedding

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Top 5 Wedding Signs

I love getting creative when it comes to wedding signage!  I personally like when couples choose signs and decor that they can use after their wedding and put it in their homes.  Here are my top 5 wedding signs! I love a pretty frame and a chalkboard! Don’t throw out those old windows!  Paired with… Continue reading Top 5 Wedding Signs

Real Wedding · wedding inspiration · Wedding Planning

Real Wedding – Jen & Alex Elope!

Did you know that Charming Grace Events also plans elopements?  We love all weddings, no matter the size or complexity!  Check out Jen and Alex’s waterfront elopement at Chesapeake Beach Resort & Spa.  The weather was perfect and the celebration was even better!  I think the smile on Jen’s father’s face is my favorite!  Photos… Continue reading Real Wedding – Jen & Alex Elope!

wedding inspiration · Wedding Planning · wedding pros · Wedding Signage · Wedding Trends

Friday Feature – By Brittany Branson

Happy Fri-yay ya’ll and welcome to my newest edition to the blog…Friday Feature!  Every Friday I will be highlighting a new wedding “friendor” that you should get to know…because they rock! Let me introduce this sweet and amazingly talented lady, Brittany.  She is the owner of By Brittany Branson and she’s one heck of an… Continue reading Friday Feature – By Brittany Branson

Real Wedding · Wedding Planning

Real Weddings – Mallory & Jeff 05-21-16

We braved the pouring down rain, chilly winds and moving to a Plan C!  I cannot believe it’s been a month already since this gorgeous garden wedding!  Mallory and Jeff had such a fun crowd that surrounded them with so much love!  Not to mention some pretty awesome dance moves.  Can we go back now?… Continue reading Real Weddings – Mallory & Jeff 05-21-16

Real Wedding · Wedding Venues

Happy Anniversary: Alison & Travis

These two were the sweetest to work with!! They had some of the best guests from all over the world come to celebrate with them. They even included the places they had traveled to as their table names. I swear everyone danced literally ALL night! This was a great party!

Wedding Planning · wedding vendors

Wedding Vendors – Quality over Quantity

Today’s blog is a bit of a rant.  I’m not going to be talking about how many vendors you should or shouldn’t hire…well, sort of.  I’m going to be talking about wedding vendors that stretch themselves a little too thin and take on more than they should.  Leaving you with a not so great wedding… Continue reading Wedding Vendors – Quality over Quantity

Real Wedding · Wedding Venues

Happy Anniversary Meghan & Brett

I can’t believe it’s been a year already! These two love birds had one heck of a wedding! They knew exactly what they wanted and it came together beautifully! The weather was perfect and everything was just so gorgeous!

Re-Branding · Wedding Planning · wedding vendors

Re-branding: Part 1 Headshots

We are going under a pretty big re-branding project y’all! I’m beginning to think I might be a little crazy considering it’s busy season for us wedding pros…but it needs to be done! I’m so excited to take you along on this journey and super stoked to unveil the end product!

Wedding Planning · Wedding Trends

10 Rose Gold Wedding Trends

I am completely obsessed with rose gold!  Even in my own personal style I find myself being drawn to the rose color in jewelry, clothing…everything!  I can’t even tell you how excited I was to start seeing it pop up in wedding decor!  So I’ve put together 10 of my favorite rose gold wedding trends… Continue reading 10 Rose Gold Wedding Trends