Picking out your wedding colors can be a tricky task sometimes; brides want the colors to represent them well, complement the venue, and exude the right feelings. When you drive up and down The Crystal Coast, it’s practically impossible to not be inspired by the beauty that’s around you from the natural scenery to the historic buildings. We here at the Bridal Alliance took note of our picturesque surroundings and have put together some Crystal Coast inspired color schemes for our brides to consider. [Read more…]
Welcome to Atlantic Beach, the setting for Charming & Quaint’s latest styled wedding shoot. The talented vintage wedding rentals specialists behind Charming & Quaint use styled shoots every season to come up with original looks for weddings on the Crystal Coast and beyond, and this latest shoot is no exception. This spring wedding inspiration is reminiscent of a shipwreck, using distressed wood furniture, faded hues of pink and blue, and milk glass for a vintage look. Check out all the photos from their latest shoot here! [Read more…]
Last week, you saw how the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores, Crystal Coast Tent and Event Rentals, and Floyd’s 1921 Restaurant came together to create the perfect reception for the Howards, who graciously chose the Crystal Coast for their glamorous wedding. Now, take a look at their intimate wedding reception, and all the sweet moments in between as captured by beloved local photography, Ellen LeRoy. The sweet proposal story is from the bride, Carrie Howard.
Another happy couple has tied the knot on the Crystal Coast! Congratulations to Ryan and Kayla Burdette, two glowing newlyweds and North Carolina locals. Ryan and Kayla were married on Saturday, September 19th, in Morehead City alongside their closest family and friends. They couldn’t have asked for a more perfect day. A Crystal Coast wedding is truly all in the details, and Kayla’s Maid of Honor spared no detail in creating the perfect bridal gift for her best friend.
With the help of DP Jewelry Designs, RuthAnne commissioned a custom-designed necklace as not only a wedding gift, but a symbol of their lifelong friendship. One of DP’s talented jewelry designers, Jasa, worked with RuthAnne to create the hand-crafted piece. [Read more…]
Our first networking event was such a huge success! The Crystal Coast Bridal Alliance is the premier organization for promoting this beautiful area as a unique wedding destination for brides across the nation, and and we couldn’t do it without our incredible wedding professionals. That’s why we set out to bring the best wedding vendors of the area together for one night of food, drinks, and good old fashioned networking. Now, we’d like to give Crystal Coast brides an inside look at how we made it happen.