A. Caldwell Events Tag

We have had a lot of weddings in the last year or so with creative escort cards. We love when brides + grooms come up with unique ideas for how to display their escort cards, so much so that we wanted to share some of our absolute favorites! If you’re looking for some inspiration, we hope these ideas will help...

Still deciding whether or not to make welcome bags? Not sure what goodies to fill them with? Well, we are here to help! We put together a list of Dos and Don’ts when creating your perfect welcome bags: DO: Incorporate a bit of your destination into your wedding bags. Include a small something that is native to or represents the area, like...

We all know and LOVE a good wedding send-off! It’s the moment when the bride and groom are about to take off as a couple and guests have one last chance to say goodbye. Now more than ever, couples are searching for unique exit ideas that are creative yet photo-worthy. While sparkler exits makes for stunning photos, we brainstormed a...

We cannot think of a better way to kick off your wedding weekend festivities than your rehearsal dinner! Depending on the size of your guest list, it can be challenging for your loved ones to find time to get to know each other better at your wedding. Rehearsal dinners are a great way to bring both of your families together,...

With a weekend full of love and celebration, what better way to kick off the festivities than with a welcome party for all of your guests? While the wedding is full of details and décor, a welcome party is a great way to enjoy an evening before the wedding with close family and friends and really get to mix and mingle...

We are so excited to introduce the newest addition to the A.Caldwell Events team, our new intern, Ariana! With a go-getter attitude, combined with her enthusiasm to learn, Ariana is already proving to be a strong addition to the team. I sat down with Ariana to learn a little bit more about her and where her passion for the Hospitality...

We find that most of our brides and grooms are wedding planning for the first time. Yes, they may have been a part of a sibling or friend's wedding planning, but they have not been through the whole process in the coveted bride and groom role. And, a lot of times they don't know what to expect at certain meetings. While...

Every now and then a couple comes along that are so sweet that you would do anything for them. Chandler & David were that couple! We, along with all of their guests, could so clearly see the love between them. Thank you to Virgil Bunao for all of the wonderful photos!   Vendors: Photographer: Virgil Bunao Venue: Lowndes Grove Plantation Catering, Bar, and Cake: Fish...

It's true. Charleston is home to some of the most talented wedding vendors in the world. Photographers, especially. One of our newest photographer friends is Rachel Ashcraft of Rachel Red Photography. Rachel lives in Charleston and loves to shoot Charleston weddings but has also photographed weddings throughout the United States and the world! We sat down with her this week...

Primping Party - noun A wedding day party where the bride, bridesmaids, mother of the bride, and any other special ladies get ready for the wedding together. Typically involves hair and makeup services, lots of laughter, and maybe a few tears. Since the beginning of time, girls have created bonds with each other by getting ready together. Slumber parties, trips to the...