Elle McGee & John Kleckley; May 16, 2009, Private Home in Charleston
“Find a family member or friend to keep you grounded and focused on the sentiment—not just the aesthetics—of the day.” —Elle Kleckley
Favorite: Rock Solid Foundation
Elle got two bluestone slabs from the giveaway pile at the Stone Depot for her and John to stand on during their vows. The slate now rests in their garden as a sweet memento.
Reception Supplies: Pooled family silver, china, crystal, and linens instead of renting; gave own vessels to florist as well Heirloom Rings: Proposed with an inherited engagement ring and bequeathed bands Family Time: Invited only relatives (75) and skipped attendants