Charleston Wedding Planner Tag

Wedding Fashion: Groom Attire

Happy Tuesday friends! While we absolutely love swooning over wedding dresses, we decided to mix things up today and check out some of our favorite groomsmen styles! From holiday details to coordinating colors, it seems like we have seen it all. Tuxes, bowties, even themed socks, we love when groomsmen embrace their southern style on wedding days! For the past several years,...

Summer Series: Bride-to-Be

Happy July! Wow, a lot has happened over the past few weeks! For one, yours truly is now a bride-to-be! I am so excited to share my personal planning process with you as I begin planning my dream day along with a dream team of wedding professionals (many whom are great industry friends, a perk of being a planner...

Summer Series After “I Do” Katherine + Bill

  Last April we had the pleasure of being a part of Katherine + Bill's big day at the William Aiken House photographed by Aaron & Jillian Photography. Anyone who has spent any time with this couple can just feel the love between the two of them. They are two of the kindest and most thoughtful people we have been fortunate enough...

Vendor Spotlight: B. Gourmet Catering

Since establishing in 2012, B. Gourmet Catering has grown into one of Charleston’s premier full service, boutique catering companies. What started as a one woman show headed by chef Brooke Bishop, has expanded into a company consisting of five full-time employees and over 40 part-time onsite event staff in just four, short years. The company recently expanded their catering shop...

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What To Expect: Tastings

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...

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Primping Party Essentials

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...

Introducing Our New Intern: Dawson

We've recently brought on another fabulous intern from the College of Charleston, and we can't wait for you to get to know her!  She's as energetic as her personality is sparkly and she brings a whole new dynamic to the A.Caldwell Events team!  Intoducing: Dawson! Savannah: What brought you to Charleston from your hometown of Montgomery, Alabama? Dawson: Basically the city.  When...

The Bryants-Real Wedding

We are just so excited to share this sweet, summertime wedding with y'all!  Originally published on The Wedding Row, this wedding was one of our all time favorites.  It could have been the cool color palette or maybe the perfect setting at Lowndes Grove, but it was probably the fact that Heather and Nick were so  much fun to work...

The Perfect Thank You Note

One of the best things about being engaged and getting married is the fact that everyone wants to shower you with gifts!  Whether they are wedding gifts, generous cash gifts, or just sweet, sentimental cards, each gift, no matter how big or small, deserves a thank you note. [caption id="attachment_1215" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Photo via Etsy.[/caption] With technology, emails, and social media keeping...

Our Latest Obsession: Emily McCarthy

If you know Ali and I, you know we love bold colors and mixing patterns!  Needless to say, we think we may have found our soul sister in Emily McCarthy. Emily creates all sorts of stationery, from everyday correspondence to the grandest of wedding invitation suites.  Plus she does it all with the most perfect balance of fun yet sophisticated color....