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Duke University Chapel

Duke University Chapel, Southern wedding destination Duke Chapel in Durham is an extremely popular location for weddings in the South, and a gorgeous one at that! Brides flock to the chapel for monthly sign-ups...literally! Since the sign-ups are on a first come, first served basis, many couples have taken to camping out the night before… READ MORE

New Real Wedding – Tanita & Sanders

Sarah P Duke Gardens Wedding in Durham NC This darling story between Tanita & Sanders began several years ago and blossomed from friendship into true love. The couple married in late summer at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens with a reception at The Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club. Sweet metallics, whites and purples set… READ MORE

The Plus One Situation

Wedding Etiquette: Is it Required to include Plus Ones on my Guest List? The Plus One Situation As if wedding planning isn't stressful enough, brides-to-be are constantly plagued by questions from their soon-to-be guests and wedding party about bringing dates. And trust me, it's easy to let the plus ones blow your guest list completely… READ MORE

German Wedding Tradition of Log Cutting

Unique German Wedding Tradition: The Log Cutting Ceremony An old German wedding custom, the tradition of cutting a log, represents the first obstacle that the couple must overcome in their marriage. They must work together to “overcome the obstacle” by sawing through the log. Using a large, long saw with two handles, the couple demonstrates… READ MORE

Rumbling Bald on Lake Lure Destination Wedding Venue NC Mountains

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