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Intimate Wedding in a Historic Chapel Venue

Intimate Chapel Hill Wedding at The Parlour at Manns Chapel

Intimate weddings have surged in popularity in recent years. And with good reason – it allows the couple to spend quality time on their special day with their nearest and dearest. The other benefit is that it allows the couple to spoil the guests with details like the event design and wedding meal. This special wedding at the Parlour at Manns Chapel was casually elegant in design and left the couple and their guests with memories of a lifetime – an intimate wine dinner wedding reception. The blush and marsala tones and details of the family-style dinner helped create a personalized wedding atmosphere. With the help of one of the best NC wedding planners, Kast Events & Company, the couple was able to create a lovely intimate Chapel Hill wedding.

The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel in Chapel Hill Wedding Chapel Venue, Kast

Anna & Clay’s Chapel Hill Love Story

Clay Ditty and Anna Stagg met in an adult kickball league in Chapel Hill. She was in graduate school at UNC; he was in a master’s program at Duke. Despite their rival university affiliations, they hit it off. During a vacation to Bald Head Island, the pair got caught in a late afternoon rainstorm on the beach. Bundled in towels and watching the sunset in a swing overlooking the marina, Clay proposed.

The couple knew they wanted to host a personal, intimate Chapel Hill wedding and enlisted Kast Events to help plan and design their day at the Parlour at Manns Chapel, a historic NC chapel venue.

Navy Blue, Copper and Flower Wedding Suite for Kast Events WEdding, Krystal Kast
WEDDING PLANNER Kast Events & Company
Gold Wedding Bands and Engagement Solitaire Ring on Wedding Inviation, Krystal Kast
Unique Bridal Shoes pictured on bridal veil, Krystal KAst
teal blue Mother of bride dress
Bride in BHLDN Tulle gown with Kast Coral, Orange and Pink Bouquet, Kast

Chapel Hill Wedding Planner and Floral Designer Kast Events & Company

Kast Events & Company is a Chapel Hill wedding planner. This team, led by Cheryl-Anne Kast, has a keen sense of design and organization. Cheryl-Anne also has an amazing talent for wedding floral design, and often works with her couples in this capacity. You can see why!

Anna knew she wanted to splurge on flowers, so for her, working with Cheryl-Anne Kast was a dream. The custom floral ring that Kast Events created was an incredible detail and made the perfect wedding ceremony backdrop for this intimate Chapel Hill wedding.

“During the planning process, Cheryl-Anne of Kast Events & Co. had a way of taking my vision for the wedding day to new heights. She was always quick to respond to questions, and flexible with me given the challenges that come with planning from a distance,” said Anna. “I knew we were in good hands with her.”

Bride holding bouquet with dahlias and garden roses in corals and pinks, kast
Calligraphy Letter for Groom on morning of wedding with his boutonniere, Kast Events
Groom in blue suit with carolina blue tie, Kast
First Look with Bride and Groom, Bride tapping on grooms shoulder, Kast
Groom embraces Bride at first look at wedding in woods, Kast
Hanging escort cards for table assignments on rustic window, Krysal Kast

Floral Ring Ceremony Backdrop by Kast Events & Co for a Parlour at Manns Chapel Wedding

Kast Events & Company created a giant floral ring as the wedding arbor for this Chapel Hill Wedding.  An oversized wreath of vines with floral details is a gorgeous wedding ceremony backdrop, especially in a garden setting such as the patio at The Parlour at Manns Chapel. In Kast Events’ design, greenery is accented with pops of the marsala and blush flowers, making this wedding arbor a romantic piece for this couple’s intimate Chapel Hill wedding ceremony.

Circular Wreath Wedding Arbor for outdoor wedding ceremony in Raleigh, KAst
Cottage Luxe Copper Wedding Chairs with Green and Burgundy Accents, Kast
CHAIRS Cottage Luxe
Custom Calligraphy Wedding Welcome Sign with copper Frame, Krystal Kast
Bride and Groom exchange vows at outdoor ceremony at The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel in front of circular wreath arbor, Kast
Couple kisses after saying I do at outdoor wedding ceremony at The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel, KAst
Wedding portrait of bride and groom at The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel, Kast
Eclectic Bridal Bouquet with corals, pinks and oranges with blush ribbon, Kast
Bride and Groom embrace in wedding nc photography by Krystal Kast

Outdoor Cocktail Hour for Chapel Hill Wedding by Kast Events & Company

We are on the cusp of springtime here in North Carolina and it’s the perfect time for an outdoor cocktail hour. With the days warming up you are able to make the space around your venue your own and let your guests mix and mingle in the fresh hair – like this couple did at the Parlour at Manns Chapel.

Outdoor cocktail hour in the woods of The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel, Kast

Intimate Chapel Hill Wedding Reception at The Parlour at Manns Chapel

How can you not be in love with this intimate Chapel Hill wedding reception? The white walls and tall windows of the Parlour at Manns Chapel are a perfect backdrop, highlighted with greenery draped on the chandeliers. The warm tones such as copper chairs and candlesticks, by Cottage Luxe, along with the rouge marsala color theme, and navy with gold foil menus, made the space feel extra cozy. To top off the design, bottles of red wine became part of the decor for the wedding dinner. The space and design combine perfectly for an intimate wedding reception! Kast Events & Company created a picturesque vision for Anna and Clay in this beautiful and historic Chapel Hill wedding venue.

Chandeliers with greenery draped over wedding reception at The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel, Kast
Coral Orange and Red Wedding Reception Centerpieces with Copper Chairs at Table, Krystal Kast
Wedding Reception with hanging candleliers and greenery at The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel by Kast Events, Krystal KAst
Copper Accents on Wedding Reception Table by KAst Events, Krystal KAst
Coral and bright pink in metal display by Kast Events, Kast
Long Table Seating at Wedding Reception at The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel, Kast
Springtime table arrangement with corals and pinks by Kast, Kast
bride and groom kiss under sparkler exit at The Parlour at Mann’s Chapel, Kast
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