As we wrapped up our wedding season in style, Jessica and Chris’s December celebration at The Lodge on Brier Creek stands out as a testament to warmth, elegance, and a touch of winter magic.
The Lodge on Brier Creek, nestled in a charming setting, set the stage for Jessica and Chris’s December celebration. Its rustic charm and cozy ambiance provided the perfect backdrop for their winter wonderland wedding.
Finding Authenticity: Choosing The Lodge on Brier Creek Wedding Venue
Choosing this venue was an intentional decision, rooted in authenticity and a genuine desire to make their day uniquely theirs.
“When looking for a venue, I toured many places that were more about production and how many weddings they could fit into a month,” shared Jessica. “This venue and Jenna, the venue owner, is genuine and was focused on making my wedding all that I am wanting.”
The Lodge, nestled in a cozy setting, was the perfect backdrop for a winter wonderland wedding. Its charm, combined with Jenna’s personal touch and dedication to making dreams a reality, set the stage for an unforgettable day.
Graceful Beauty: Jessica’s Wedding Look
Jessica’s dream dress—a long-sleeved lace gown—perfectly matched the wintery vibe of the venue. Her choice aligned seamlessly with the elegance and simplicity she desired.Jessica’s vision for her dress was crystal clear, “I found this dress, and it was the very first one I tried on. It was perfect,” she recounted.
Sage Bridal perfectly embodied Jessica’s vision of simple, elegant looks. The created the perfect hair style and makeup look for Jessica that matched her over all aesthetic. Their natural approach resonated with the couple’s desire for sophistication.
Blooming Beauty: Booze and Bouquets – The Chosen Florist
Booze and Bouquets, a flower farmer near Boone, NC, stood out as the florist of choice. “When picking vendors, I wanted genuine people that would do the job themselves, rather than a huge company.” explained Jessica. The florist’s genuine approach aligned seamlessly with Jessica’s desire for an organic, personal touch to enhance the natural beauty of the venue.
Planning for Perfection: Taneka, the Wedding Planner
Taneka of It’s My Special Day Events became the perfect choice for ensuring a stress-free day. Her expertise in managing details and facilitating a smooth experience was invaluable. Taneka came highly recommended through the venue. “We want someone who will be able to help our day go smoother, as well as help us and our family relax and relieve some stress,” said Jessica.
Harmonizing Tunes: David, the DJ Extraordinaire
David and his company, A Night to Remember, epitomized the couple’s desire for authenticity and adaptability. “We wanted someone genuine, simple, and elegant,” they shared. David’s ability to cater to their music preferences and adapt to the ambiance they desired made him the perfect fit.
Elegance in Colors: Burgundy, Navy, Silver, and Gold
The color palette of burgundy, navy, silver, and gold embodied the couple’s vision of an elegant, wintery Christmas wedding that beautifully complemented both the season and their personalities.
Delectable Delights: Cozy Comfort Food
For desserts, the couple turned to a beloved family friend, Peggy, whose baking prowess and fond memories made her the natural choice. Peggy’s mini cheesecakes added a personalized touch to the sweet celebrations.
As for the menu, 6th and Main Restaurant nailed the brief for an affordable yet delicious brunch-for-dinner meal. Heather, their contact person, translated their breakfast-for-dinner idea into a delectable reality.
Warmth in Gifts: Winter Blanket Favors
Thoughtful wedding favors—adorable blankets—were a nod to the season and a gesture to keep guests warm during the wedding and throughout the winter.
Capturing Memories: Lodge on Brier Creek Wedding Photography
At Lodge on Brier Creek Wedding Photographer, we were honored to capture Jessica and Chris’s special day. Their wedding, filled with personal touches, genuine connections, and winter charm, remains a cherished highlight of our 2022 wedding season.
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