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The Big Fake Wedding Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh, North Carolina recently celebrated in style at The Big Fake Wedding and we are just pinching ourselves over the fact that we've got the full story! As an alternative to the traditional bridal show, this fun-filled, 'fake wedding,' provides engaged couples with the opportunity to experience local wedding vendors in their element! See the flowers! Taste the cake! Get inspired!

So what are you waiting for? Get ready for gorgeous and get to scrolling. Because Morgan Caddell PhotographyBlissmore Photography, and John Branch IV Photography snapped up all the pretty on this day at the always lovely, The Merrimon-Wynne House.

There were tabletops styled to the nines, filled with florals thanks to Sheree Amour Weddings & Event PlanningNew Creations Flowers, and Sheree Amour Weddings & Event Planning.

And with Sally Oakley Weddings and Events at the helm managing the day-of-coordinating? There was no stopping this dream team.

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To set the tone for this vintage meets modern affair, A Paper Wedding and Peyton’s Post crafted beautiful invitation suites and paper goods to compliment the look and feel of the day while Funky Greens Calligraphy added a touch of elegance with their gorgeous calligraphy. The Big Fake Wedding Raleigh, North Carolina The Big Fake Wedding Raleigh, North Carolina The Big Fake Wedding Raleigh, North Carolina The Big Fake Wedding Raleigh, North Carolina The Big Fake Wedding Raleigh, North Carolina
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A wedding cake from AM Bakery was truly exquisite with its marble tiers. And what goes best with cake, you ask? Yep, you guessed it! Ice cream! Two Roosters Ice Cream scooped up flavors such as cookies and cream, coffee bourbon, and cinnamon donut.
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What a total success this fake wedding looks to have been! Wouldn't you agree? So much talent in Raleigh, m'dears. Just one look and you can see how much love, effort, and heart went into bringing this event to life!

Looking for wedding pros for your upcoming North Carolina wedding? Be sure to reach out to these pros and inquire about their services! Also — don't miss this behind the scenes look from TMI Productions! Trust us, it's a must-see!



Love the vibe and want to see what these pros used for inspiration? Here you go! Such an dreamy palette if you ask us! Join us, as we pin the pretty!


PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO

Photography: Morgan Caddell Photography
Photography: Blissmore Photography
Photography: John Branch IV Photography
Photo Booth: Spark Photo Booths 
Videography: TMI Productions 

VENUE

Venue: The Merrimon-Wynne House 

FLORAL AND EVENT DESIGN

Floral & Event Design: Ceremony Backdrop, Mantle Styling + Tables 5, 6: I Do Weddings with Love
Floral & Event Design: Head Table + Tables 3, 4: Sheree Amour Weddings & Event Planning
Floral & Event Design: Personal Flowers, Staircase and Fireplace Styling, TableS 1 and 2): New Creations Flowers 

DAY-OF COORDINATION

Day of Coordinator: Sally Oakley Weddings and Events

CULINARY

Wedding Cake: AM Bakery
Ice Cream: Two Roosters Ice Cream 
Marshmallow Favors: Malvi Marshmallow Confections
Dessert Waffles: The Crazy Waffle

RENTALS

Rentals: Tables, linens, Tableware: American Party Rentals

PAPER, GIFTS, FAVORS AND FUN EXTRAS!

Invitation Suite: Watercolor Vellum: A Paper Wedding
Invitation Suite: Peyton’s Post
Paper Goods: Funky Greens Calligraphy
Custom Artwork: Seton’s Studio
Wedding Vow Art: The Standard Canvas
Menus, Place Cards and Table Numbers: Longest Time Design

ENTERTAINMENT

Ceremony Musician: Harpist: Eryn Jones Fuson
DJ + EMCEE: SocialSoundtracks

BEAUTY

Hair + Makeup: Silverceiling Beauty Consulting

ATTIRE

Bridal Accessories: Little Things Borrowed
Bridesmaid Attire: Bella Bridesmaid Raleigh
Wedding Dress: Oak City Bridal
Menswear: Stitchings.co
Jewelry: The Poppy Shop

LODGING AND TRANSPORTATION

Hotel Accommodations: Hilton Garden Raleigh Cary
Transportation: Raleigh Dream Events & Limousines
Travel: Epperly Travel 

SERVICES

Pre-Marital Counseling: Paisley and Pearl Events
Onsite Childcare: PlatinumSitters

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Chrissy Arpie Ott

Chrissy Arpie Ott is the founder of The Perfect Palette. Since its launch in 2008, The Perfect Palette has been the go-to color resource for couples who dream of a unique, creative and colorful wedding day.

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