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From the music in your ears to the shoes under your dress. The world of weddings is huge. And the options are endless. Even from the day he pops the question you will receive advice from everyone you know and even people you don’t. A few things should never be thrown to the side […]

Keeping Wedding Costs Low

No matter what venue you book an inspiration board is a must.  During the wedding planning process you will be given tons of advice. From traditions to new fads everyone has their word about your special day. You want it to be memorable but as long as it’s memorable to you that is all […]

Wedding Inspiration Boards

Seating charts are not always looked at as a wanted thing by the free flowing bride and perhaps over executed by the more detail oriented bride. But  no matter the bride, all want their day to go smoothly. Not all seating charts are the same either. From a paintbrush at a […]

Say Yes to Seating Charts!

Do you dream of smoky bar-b-q topped with tangy sauce, sides of fresh veggie coleslaw, and warm cornbread at you elegant vintage wedding this summer? The place to start for that dream to come true is your caterer. Of course the sweet ceremony and hip music will be looked forward to but every guest […]

Tips for Choosing a Caterer

Things to do in Cashiers
Established in 1832, Cashiers Valley was started by Colonel John A. Zachary from Surry South Carolina. Two years later the James McKinney family from Pickens South Carolina found their way to the area and bought 600 acres and began to build homes and farmland. When the James’s white stallion Cash was found alive and healthy […]

Things to Do in Cashiers

Signature Wedding Drinks
Adding a little pizzazz to your special day can be fun! There are so many options when it comes to signature drinks. From classics like the old fashion and margarita to unique combinations like the earl grey marTEAnie and adding cotton candy to champagne for new flavor and color. You […]

Signature Drink Tips

Wedding Color Trends 2017
Wedding colors are a key for a unique and inspiring wedding day. From the bridesmaid dresses and flowers to the napkins and décor. Significant parts of your big day are infused with your color. Whether in an indoor venue where a little extra décor may be needed to make your […]

2017 Color Trends

Weddings are full of decisions. A lot of them are exciting but all have to be thoroughly thought through. An especially tough one can be the cake.  With all of the choices, from the classic white sponge cake covered in white butter cream and fondant flowers to the extravagant assortment of the […]

Tips for the sweetest part of your day (The ...

Pictures you don’t want to miss out on at your NC Mountain Wedding: The Cashiers, Highlands, Glenville area is said to be, “a little slice of heaven” and filled with great spots for pictures. For your mountain wedding, you will not have to work hard at finding an amazing backdrop! […]

Top 5 Photo Spots at Sawyer Family Farmstead