A Timeless Romance: A Celtic Wedding Inspired by Outlander at the Little Chapel at Haven Ridge, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
If you’ve ever dreamt of a wedding that sweeps you off your feet and transports you to another time, our recent Outlander-inspired wedding shoot at the Little Chapel at Haven Ridge will make your heart flutter. In the heart of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, this charming venue provided the perfect backdrop for a wedding inspired by the beloved Outlander series. With elements drawn from the show’s rich Scottish heritage and romantic allure, this shoot was a true journey through time and love.
The Little Chapel at Haven Ridge: A Timeless Venue
Located amidst the picturesque green pastures outside of Winston-Salem, the Little Chapel at Haven Ridge offers a setting that effortlessly transports you to the Scottish Highlands. The stone exterior and rolling fields create an atmosphere that mirrors the rustic charm of the Outlander series. The venue’s intimate size ensures an exclusive and private celebration, making it ideal for couples who desire a romantic and secluded wedding.
Outlander-Inspired Décor and Details
1. Time-Traveling Romance
To capture the essence of Outlander, the shoot was bathed in a color palette of deep, moody greens, blues, and rich reds that resonate with the show’s scenic landscapes and the dramatic Scottish highlands. The bridal bouquet featured red roses, pink and yellow blossoms, and thistles, an homage to Scotland’s national flower
2. Scottish Elegance
The groom’s attire took inspiration from the dashing highland warriors of Outlander. He donned a classic kilt, reflecting the traditional Scottish heritage of the show. The tartan pattern of the kilt connected our shoot to the Scottish heritage of the venue owners.
3. Vintage Touches
To transport the wedding back in time, vintage elements such as candelabras, lanterns, and antique silverware adorned the tablescape. These details evoked the show’s historical setting and the timeless love between Jamie and Claire Fraser.
4. Whimsical Stationery
The invitation suite featured ornate calligraphy, wax seals, and tartan patterns. It was designed to encapsulate the mood and style of the Outlander series, inviting guests to embark on a romantic adventure through time.
The bride’s wedding gown was nothing short of breathtaking. Drawing inspiration from Claire Fraser’s timeless style, the dress featured off the shoulder sleeves, a flowing skirt, and a delicate floral pattern. The beautiful silhouette mirrored the show’s elegant and historic atmosphere. To complete the look, the bride wore a hand-crocheted woolen wrap, similar to the one worn by Claire on the show.
Capturing Timeless Moments
We worked hard to skillfully capture the romance and authenticity of the Outlander-inspired wedding shoot. From stolen glances amidst the rolling hills to intimate moments in the candlelit chapel, each photograph conveyed the passionate love story that defines the show. These timeless images will undoubtedly be cherished for years to come, encapsulating the spirit of Outlander in every frame.
A Wedding Beyond Time
This Outlander-inspired wedding shoot at the Little Chapel at Haven Ridge was a journey through time and love, capturing the essence of the show’s passionate romance and Scottish heritage. With its historic charm and timeless details, it’s an enchanting reminder that true love knows no bounds.
If you’re dreaming of an Outlander-inspired wedding and are in search of a venue that can transport you to another time, the Little Chapel at Haven Ridge in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, is the perfect choice. This shoot is a testament to the magic of love, history, and the allure of a timeless romance. The amazing vendor team that helped bring this vision to life will also make your event so special!
Photographer: Josh and Alisha Croghan – Him and Her Photography
Venue: The Little Chapel @thelittlechapel
Cake: Artsy Cakesy @artsycakesy
Details: Styled Shoot Essentials @styledshootessentials
Gowns: The Magnolia Bride @themagnoliabride
Hair and Makeup: Beauty by Haley Garber @beautybyhaleygarber
Models: Kasey and Ben @_kaseyontherun_
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This wedding was also featured in I Do Y’all’s Winter 2023 issue!