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July 2018
Add an ethereal element to your ceremony site or reception venue with swaths upon swaths of fabric

March 2018
Host a wonderful wedding in Charleston on a budget (for $7K)? You bet you can

March 2018
How do a pair of hipster New Yorkers throw a wedding in the South? Check out this Big Day at Boone Hall Plantation

March 2018
These Charleston-based women are to bachelorette weekends what planners are to your Big Day

October 2017
Rose gold is all the rage today, and rental houses and jewelers alike stock it in myriad forms. Here’s how to wield the trend like a true pro and let it warm up a cool weather wedding without overpowering it

July 2017
Trading vows on a sea island isn’t as simple (or inexpensive) as it once was, but take a cue from this couple who made it work in delightful DIY fashion for $10K

February 2017
Not able to get that Charleston wedding you dreamed of? Come back for an anniversary portrait session instead

October 2016
Want to get the most out of Etsy (and save your wedding budget)? Read on

October 2015
Want to infuse a cool-weather wedding with all the vibrant hues of the hot months? Here’s how decadent color can reign all year long

October 2015
Have a cool-weather luncheon or shower on the agenda? Event maven Mindy Rice visits the Old Village and shows how to greet guests with colorful grace

June 2015
A pair of crafty engineers plan a DIY wedding for the ages... and a bride scores a start-up business in the process

February 2015
Score nearly new wedding décor (and duds) at this tag sale

February 2014
See how our $1,500 floral package recipient stretched her prize to outfit her entire reception in fresh blooms

September 2013
With help from her family and husband-to-be, a crafty Summerville bride pulls together an exquisite—and mostly handmade—reception at Harborside East

May 2013
<p> Add sentiment to your Big Day with these treasured keepsakes</p>

February 2013
D’Anne Morehead & Patrick Stephens, April 15, 2012, Middleton Place

February 2013
<p> <em>Use your gift registry to start your collection of silver serving pieces</em></p>

January 2012
Fabulous Frocks’ Sarah Black explains how to save stylishly

August 2011
With pen and printing press, local artisans create wedding stationery suites for the ages

February 2011
A wedding concierge just might save the (big) day

August 2010
Split-second decisions, a little luck, and lot of focus helped one local couple pull off a dream wedding in a scant three months

February 2010
Maren Anderson & Michael McClintock; May 2, 2009, Morris & Bowen’s islands

October 2009
Follow these five simple steps to learn where to put your Big Day dollars…and how to stretch them

July 2009
Registry advice for the betrothed and their guests