Monthly Archives: October 2014

How to save your wedding budget

By | 2017-10-09T15:04:04+00:00 October 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|

So, you're probably looking for the perfect venue at the moment and you have a budget, right? Well, if you don't have one yet, you probably will create one somewhere along the way. And you've found Spring Lake, which you're totally swooning over (we know, we swoon over it every day), but you're not quite sure how to make your budget work with your dream wedding venue. Don't worry; we're here to help! The easiest way to save money on your wedding is to choose an affordable wedding venue (ahem). You'll want to look for a venue that can accommodate your guest list (about 200 sound right?), can provide amazing food (good ol' southern barbecue what you're looking for?), and a ton of extras (like flowers, a rainy-day option, and all the seating you'll need for the whole event). Don't get us wrong, the venue isn't going to comprise your [...]

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Purple Fall Lakeside Wedding

By | 2017-10-09T15:04:04+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Hey Y'all! This cooler weather has us doing the happy dance at Spring Lake. It's amazing what 10 degrees and less humidity can do for you! Not only are we getting to enjoy the cooler weather, but fall weddings are some of our favorites! They stray from the normal blushing pink and sage green that typically accompanies light grey suits at summer weddings, and they do so with bold deep hues of eggplant and pops of zesty orange. There's an earthiness about fall that just lends itself perfectly to a lakeside barn wedding. With that being said, it can be tricky to navigate through aisles of orange and brown leaves and carving pumpkins at your local craft store without having a trick-or-treat-ish wedding, so we're going to show you a perfect example of a festive but elegant fall wedding. All photography by Once Like A Spark Photography First, check out [...]

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