It’s almost the end of another year, and another December means a whirlwind of holiday shopping, home decorating, and winter wonderland celebrating. Who better to feature for our newest edition of Local Praise than our very own Invision bride Tatum Singley and the lifestyle gurus of The Kate & Tate Collective? If you’re anything like […]

Local Praise: The Kate & Tate Collective

This week we’re picking back up with our local praise series and highlighting an all time favorite of ours, Parker Hill. A beautifully designed event venue in Auburn, Alabama, Parker Hill exudes a warm atmosphere and personal charm that will instantly make you feel at home. Whether you’re born-and-raised Auburn fans, East Alabama locals, or […]

Local Praise: Parker Hill, a New and Exciting Venue in Auburn, AL

We’re starting off 2018 on a sweet note by introducing you to our deliciously talented friend, Kat Jones of Hey Kat Bakes. Kat’s baked goods, namely her precious cookies, are not only incredibly tasty but equally as yummy on the eyes! Plus, they make the most adorable party favors for friends, family members, bridesmaids or […]

Local Praise: Hey Kat Bakes

The team at Dixie Design Collective are experts and creative geniuses in the realm of pretty paper. Take one look at their goodies, and you’ll know exactly what we’re talking about. From Christmas cards to birth announcements to birthday party invitations and more, Dixie Design is best known for its sweetly Southern look-and-feel, with gorgeous […]

Local Praise: Dixie Design Collective

We couldn’t be more thrilled to host Kathleen Varner of Edna K Design on the blog today! The ever-talented Kathleen has a one-of-a-kind knack for creating organic, romantic florals that will take your breath away, and we think you’ll swoon over the gallery of her work below. In the meantime, read up on how Edna K […]

Local Praise: Kathleen Varner of Edna K Design

Of all the caterers in Birmingham (and amazing food!), it’s hard to pick a favorite. Still, if you ask us to tell you our top picks, Shindigs Catering would, hands down, be one of them. You may have seen the Shindigs food truck trekking around the Magic City. Our suggestion? If you’re even slightly in […]

Local Praise: Shindigs

Looking for a trendy, upscale, Birmingham wedding venue? What about a place to stay with your new hubby on wedding night? In early July, the original 1909 Empire Building reopened as the grand Elyton Hotel, a 111-room luxury establishment and one of the Marriott’s newest Autograph Collection hotels, and we couldn’t be more excited! This […]

Local Praise: Elyton Hotel + Giveaway

Next to the subjects of a photo, light makes an amazing impact on photography, and if there’s anyone who has mastered this art, it’s our incredible friend and local Birmingham photographer, Leslie Hollingsworth. Leslie graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in fashion and merchandising, but it didn’t take long for her to […]

Local Praise: Leslie Hollingsworth Photography

Today, we’re introducing you to a super-talented friend of ours (and, fun fact, Courtney’s college roommate!) who has mastered the art of gift giving – Emily Green of Ophelia Ruth! Emily’s goal is to make it easy for her clients to make someone feel special through the perfect gift, and based on what Emily says […]

Local Praise: Ophelia Ruth + Gift Box Duo Giveaway

At the beginning of this month, we shared our favorite picks for wedding dress shops in Birmingham. This week, we’re giving a shout-out to our brides the next state over by spotlighting our favorite gown shops in Atlanta. While there are plenty of locations to choose from – too many to count, really – these […]

Local Praise: Our Favorite Atlanta Wedding Dress Shops