How do we love this modern femme wedding inspiration? Let me count the ways. 1. The soft blush tulle backless gown matched with a waterfall of flowers in violet, rose, butter and pastel green. 2. The plush velvet chairs across from an eclectic tablescape filled with leather calligraphed place cards, vintage glasses and an antique candelabra supporting flickering pink tapers. 3. The soaring floral pillars decorating the ceremony space with serious punch and even more motion… Truth be told, we could go on forever, but we’ll keep it brief and let the images from A.J. Dunlap Photography do the talking. Behold greatness, everyone!

violet and yellow bridal bouquet

copper calligraphy wedding invitations

soft blush backless wedding gown

blush tulle wedding dress with spring bridal bouquet

copper calligraphy wedding invitations

violet and yellow groom boutonniere

indoor floral pillar wedding ceremony backdrop

pear shaped engagement ring

violet and yellow bridal bouquet

From the photographer, A.J. of A.J. Dunlap Photography: This shoot started as the intern project for the venue and turned into something that wedding dreams are made of. That’s what happens when you give a florist like Meristem creative freedom this is what happens. She took their design vision and made it come to live in the the most gorgeous floral installation I’ve ever seen: an alter adorned with persimmons, greenery and hues of pink and orange, and extra wide cascading bouquets that will take your breath away.

blush tulle backless wedding dress

violet and yellow bridal bouquet

indoor floral pillar wedding ceremony backdrop

violet and yellow bridal bouquet

indoor floral pillar wedding ceremony backdrop

indoor floral pillar wedding ceremony backdrop

romantic indoor wedding tablescape with velvet chairs

romantic wedding centerpiece with pink and cranberry flowers

whimsical boho tablescape with copper details

Besides the florals, the designers pulled together a blush long sleeve gown to compliment the color palette and added in some fun leather touches like the place cards and signage. Then you have the cake artist, who somehow always manages to design a cake that pulls the entire vision together.

vintage tableware wedding reception decor

plush velvet chairs wedding reception

antique candelabra pink tapers wedding table decor

whimsical boho tablescape with copper details

whimsical boho tablescape with copper details

romantic wedding centerpiece with pink and cranberry flowers

floral swing historic estate wedding

string light curtain cocktail hour lounge

whimsical dessert display historic estate wedding

From start to finish this shoot will inspire brides to think outside of the box and to trust their vendors to do what they do best…create.

whimsical dessert display historic estate wedding

string light curtain cocktail hour lounge

marbled wedding cake with pink and purple flowers

marbled wedding cake with pink and purple flowers

intricate wooden decorative cake stands

marbled wedding cake illustration with pink and purple flowers

boho modern bar cart signage

marbled wedding cake with pink and purple flowers

marbled wedding cake with pink and purple flowers

Wedding Vendors:
Photography: A.J. Dunlap Photography
Venue & Design: The Merrimon-Wynne House
Floral Design: Meristem Floral
Cake Artist: Ashley Cakes
Hair & Makeup: Makeup By Ashley Mooney
Bridal Boutique & Earrings: Coastal Knot Bridal
Bridal Gown: “Winnie” by Hayley Paige
Wedding Rings & Bridesmaids Earrings: Evans Jewelers
Bridesmaids Gown Boutique: Dillard’s
Bridesmaids Gown: Free People
Groom’s Suit: Saks Fifth Avenue
Calligraphy & Paper Goods: Mason Dixon Designs
Event Rentals: Party Reflections, Cottage Luxe , Greenhouse Picker Sisters, Petal & Oak

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