Kristen + Sean - Wedding Day


We love taking a walk down memory lane, especially when the weddings were this beautiful! This day was full of love, laughter, and so much joy. If we can provide even the tiniest piece of advice for your big day it would be to make sure you have FUN. Through every single moment, big and small. It goes by within a blink of an eye, so enjoy it. This couple definitely took that advice! 

Are you loving this wedding as much as we are? Well, guess what! We have an Open House every Wednesday from 4PM to 7PM at the Leslie - Alford Mims House. Stop on by to chat with us about your next event and how we can make your dreams a reality! We can't wait to meet you. 

venue: Mims House / wedding planner: Priscilla Erwin, Orangerie Events / florist: Daniel Wakeley / cake: Mama Corie’s Confections/ DJ: Nina Russo, All Events DJs / makeup artist: Charlotte Ward / hair stylist: Lily Beck / linens & rentals: CE Rentals / minister/officiant: Reverend Kevin Johnson / bridal boutique: NY Bride & Groom of Raleigh / bridal gown designer: Mori Lee / bridesmaids dresses: Alfred Sung / groom & groomsmen formal wear: Jos. A. Bank, Traveler’s Collection / lighting: Joe Colafrancesco, Vivid Lighting / caterer: Catering by Design

Styled Shoot turned PROPOSAL!


This shoot was pure magic. From the beautiful holiday red's, to warm hot cocoa, topping it off with a SURPRISE PROPOSAL! Wow, this man went above and beyond. 

We are all for sharing the full story, but sometimes we feel the pictures are able to say more then we ever could. So, today we are turning it over to theses sweet images of a couple that is overjoyed to be taking the first step towards forever with one another. 

Enjoy and Happy Holidays! 

Photography: Cor Photography / Venue: Leslie - Alford Mims House / Hair + Makeup: Perfection by Patricia

Amanda + Justin - Mad Dash Wedding Video

We absolutely love hosting Mad Dash Weddings at the Leslie - Alford Mims House. Our owners, Brooke + Priscilla, are the masterminds behind it and boy are they amazing.

Mad Dash Weddings are for any couple wanting to save time, energy and money, without sacrificing a memorable, stylish occasion. It is perfect for anyone planning their first or third wedding, a vow renewal or elopement. A beautiful, money-saving solution to declare your love with your closest family and friends. Everything is specifically designed for you, all you have to do is show up and enjoy your big day!

We can't wait to share all the beautiful photos from Amanda + Justin's big day, but for now we hope you enjoy this sweet wedding video by, Little Lovely Blushes, from a jaw-droppingly gorgeous Mad Dash Wedding on November 4th. 

To learn more about our amazing sister company, Mad Dash Weddings, be sure to head on over to their website.

McCall + Eric - Winter Wonderland


How sweet it is to be loved by you...

WOW! This couple right here, they radiate pure joy. There aren't enough words to explain how much we love these two. Such a beautiful couple inside and out.

The fact that each and every weekend we get to be a part of such a special day in couple's lives, like these two, is amazing. Enjoy the laughter, dancing, + love that was captured through these amazing photographs today! 

Photography: Samantha Floyd Photography | Coordinator: Harmony Weddings and Events | Venue: Leslie-Alford-Mims House | Dress: BHLDN | Suit: J Crew | Coffee Cart: Jubala | Caterer: Catering By Design