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  • Are you looking for the perfect wedding dress? I found it for you…


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  • I’m completely obsessed with my friend Maggie Evans and her gorgeous wedding dress designs. I mean they are incredible! So let me introduce you to Maggie Evans. She is a designer, seamstress, and dressmaker extraordinaire AND she is helping so many brides find the … Continue reading


  • Considering Pearls for the Big Day?


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  • Many brides wear pearls on the big day. As well as the mothers of the bride and groom, grandmothers of the bride and groom as well as the bridal party! It’s also become a wonderful tradition for many brides to … Continue reading


  • You’re Invited to a Fall Open House and Menu Tasting!



  • You’re invited to a fall open house and menu tasting at The Graduate Athens Hotel (formerly known as The Foundry Park Inn & Spa)! We will be there with some of Athens’ finest wedding vendors! Register here for this event and … Continue reading


  • Georgia Favor Ideas


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  • Brides and hosts are always looking for new and fabulous favor ideas and Georgia Jams is a great company for favor ideas, especially if you want something made from Georgia! We just love their packaging and beautiful labels. Plus you … Continue reading


  • Pin-up Girl Photography Comeback


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  • Our friend and Ottawa Photographer Chantal Benoit has mastered the art of the Pin-Up Girl Photo Session. And we just love this idea, so we wanted Chantal to share a little more with you on what this is all about! … Continue reading


  • We’re in the Premiere Issue of Collage Magazine!


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  • This has been an amazing week for our business and we are so very grateful! We’re featured in another magazine today!!  Check out Collage and see pages 30-33!   Thank you to Athens Technical College for including us and especially to Brandy Martin … Continue reading


  • Local Vendor Favorites


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  • We had so many talented wedding vendors at our recent Bridal Open House and so many fabulous pictures from yet another extraordinary photographer that we had to share more with you today. Enjoy these beautiful pics and eye candy for … Continue reading


  • Getting Your Skin Ready for Your Big Day



  • Today we’re featuring a guest blog post from one of my beautiful former brides, Luci! After getting engaged, I immediately began to worry about preparing my skin for my wedding day.  I booked regular facial appointments and underwent microdermabrasion treatments.  … Continue reading


  • Foundry Park Inn Bridal Open House and Tasting


  • Foundry Park Inn Bridal Open House and Tasting

  • Join us and many fabulous local wedding vendors at the 10th annual Foundry Park Inn Bridal Open House & Tasting on Sunday, March 2nd from 2-5pm. Join us at The Foundry Park Inn for their most anticipated bridal event of … Continue reading


  • Taste of Brett’s THIS Saturday!



  • Our friends at brett’s Special Events Catering are hosting a tasting this Saturday. I’ll also be there sharing tips and answering questions on planning your wedding day! You are cordially invited to a “Taste of Brett’s” Saturday, February 1 at brett’s casual American 11:00 … Continue reading


  • Gibbs-Teal Wedding


  • Botanical Garden Wedding

  • This was such a perfect garden wedding at The State Botanical Garden of Georgia in Athens. I enjoyed working with Jamie and Brad so much to create this beautiful wedding day. I hope it inspires you today as you see … Continue reading


  • Most Popular Classical Ceremony Selections



  • I’ve found these to be the most popular choices for our clients who love classical music for their ceremony. This list was assembled originally here. 1. Air on a G String – Johann Sebastian Bach Air on a G String is … Continue reading


  • Deborah’s Specialty Cakes



  • Here’s an interview with Athens GA wedding cake baker Deb Dykstra of Deborah’s Specialty Cakes. Enjoy! What made you want to start your baking business? I started baking wedding cakes about 15 years ago. I just love baking, and wanted … Continue reading


  • plainjane Designs



  • plainjane Designs is an expert in all of your party planning needs from gifts and favors to graphic design and stationary. PJD has been in the business since 1996 and can design unique invitations for your showers, luncheons and dinners. … Continue reading


  • What to do Right Now to Make Holiday Planning Less Stressful for You Later



  • {all photos by ZoomWorks Photography, florals by European Floral Design, table and chairs by Oconee Event Rentals, Food and Venue The Georgia Club and Stationery from plainjane designs} Now that December is quickly approaching, there are some things you should … Continue reading


  • Goodwin Events



  • Goodwin Events is a full-service  special events rental company serving Northeast Georgia and surrounding areas. They have everything from tables and chairs to dance floors and lighting to make your event functional and fabulous. Enjoy our interview with Drew Sorrell from … Continue reading


  • November Bridal Event


  • The Georgia Club Weddings

  • We are so excited to be a part of a fabulous Boutique Bridal Event happening on Sunday, November 24th that you don’t want to miss. It is the perfect place to get ideas for your wedding, meet with local hand-picked … Continue reading


  • Class of 2014 {Senior Photo Shoot}



  • This fun and fabulous senior photo shoot was planned and designed by Burkle Events in St. Petersburg, Florida! A vintage white Volkswagon Bettle car, vintage bike and old records brought the 70’s boho chic concept to life. You are going to … Continue reading


  • Amanda & Russell {Winter Wonderland}



  • Here is another beautiful winter wedding in Ottawa, Canada by Chantal Benoit Photographer. Enjoy! Amanda & Russell’s Winter Wedding It was a beautiful mild winter day. February 23, 2013 is the day Amanda would walk down the aisle and marry her … Continue reading


  • Christy & Adam {a Gorgeous Yellow Wedding}



  • Feast your eyes on another breathtaking wedding by Burkle Events. All photography by Angel He Photography. Blessings, PS – Do you have a fabulous wedding or event you want to share with our readers? Please email info@NatalieBradley.com with your event details!  © … Continue reading


  • Lindsay & Brandon {Sara Wise Photography}



  • I’m excited to feature the beautiful Athens, Ga. wedding of Lindsay and Brandon! All photography by Sara Wise Photography. Wedding Vendors who made this wedding possible: UGA Hotel & Conference Center Urban Sanctuary & Spa (make-up) I Do, I Do … Continue reading


  • Music Master DJs



  • Today’s feature vendor is Andrew Byrd, owner of MusicMASTER® Disc Jockeys, Inc. in Athens, Ga. Andrew has been recognized by Modern Bride Magazine as one of the Top 150 DJs in the USA and one of only two DJs listed in the … Continue reading


  • Melissa Pepin Photography



  • Melissa Pepin is a fabulous photographer in Athens, Ga. who specializes in wedding, event and family photography. If you’re currently looking for a photographer, make sure you check out our interview with Melissa and her photography below… What made you want … Continue reading


  • Trash the Dress {Photography Inspiration}



  • By Chantal Benoit Your wedding dress is collecting dust and taking up space in your closet. You thought you would use it for a baptism dress or something else, but never did and now you don’t know what to do … Continue reading


  • Image Studios Videography



  • Russ Feltman is a professional videographer and the owner of Image Studios. Image Studios has produced hundreds of wedding videos for nearly 20 years. Russ has been featured in publications like Southern Distinction, Athens Magazine and Georgia’s Good Life Magazine, … Continue reading


  • ZoomWorks Photography



  • Marisu Wehrenberg and Shannah Cahoe-Montgomery, co-owners of the company, met over 12 years ago at an art gathering. Together, they have been styling and shooting for over 20 years. Not only do they capture your most favorite moments, they are … Continue reading


  • Beverly & Raymond {Rustic Elegant Wedding}



  • When ZoomWorks was first contacted by Elizabeth from I Do Events about a couple she was working with in North Carolina, they were super excited. Just the name evoked mystique…..Lonesome Valley. The location was a part of the bride’s family’s … Continue reading


  • Wedding Hair and Makeup by Flawless Finish



  • Getting ready for your wedding should be one of the most important parts of the day for any bride! Feeling good and looking beautiful is an important part of your special day. One of our favorite beauty vendors is Flawless Finish, a … Continue reading


  • European Floral Design



  • I’ve had the pleasure of working with European Floral Designs for several wedding over the years and I must admit she’s quite fabulous … personally and professionally speaking. Magdalena Williams has over 20 years of experience creating wedding arrangements, in addition … Continue reading


  • Southern Wedding Love


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  • This past weekend we worked on the most fabulous and fun southern weddings ever at Cloverleaf Farm in Arnoldsville, Georgia. I am just in love with sunflowers anyway, so of course I was head over heels for the decor and … Continue reading


  • Sara Wise Photography


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  • One fabulous photographer we’ve had the pleasure of working with several times over the years is Sara Wise. Here’s our interview with her below…. What made you want to start doing photography? I’ve pretty much wanted to take photos of … Continue reading


  • Elegant Outdoor Wedding at Ashford Manor


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  • Thank you to Annie’s Video Memories for capturing the setup details so beautifully at this gorgeous Ashford Manor Wedding for Caroline and Jamey earlier this summer!     Blessings, © 2003-2013 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley Events Want to use this post … Continue reading


  • Weddings and Events at The Georgia Club


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  • I’m so excited to have partnered up with The Georgia Club to do catering sales for all events at this beautiful facility right outside Athens. I’ve done several weddings here over the years, and now it’s where my office is … Continue reading


  • Vendors We Love: Oconee Wedding + Event Rental


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  • Couples and hosts planning are always asking us who do you recommend for my event? The answer always depends on your style, personality and, of course, budget. There are certain vendors we just love big-time because they are honestly quite … Continue reading


  • Simple. Elegant. Fabulous.


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  • This wedding was so much fun to plan, design and style. It was truly such a pleasure working with European Floral Design, Ashford Manor, Wingate Downs, Flawless Finish, Annie’s Video Memories, The National, Oconee Event Rentals, plainjane designs, Classic City … Continue reading


  • Vendors We Love: home.made catering


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  •   Brides and hosts alike are always asking us the same question – who do you recommend for my wedding or event? Well the answer always depends on your style, personality and, of course, budget, but there are certain vendors … Continue reading