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  • Welcome to our May Blog Hop! Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration and how to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog hop or may have come from Cindy Clearwater at Something Blue Virgin Islands on Natalie’s … Continue reading


  • Weekday Wedding at Orchardview {Jessica and Chris}



  •   This wedding was photographed by friend and colleague Chantal Benoit, a photographer based in Ottawa, Canada. The story of this featured wedding below was told by Chantal…. Jessica and Chris met through mutual friends.  Chris also worked with Jessica’s mom. … Continue reading


  • Lawn Games – One of my Favorite Wedding Trends


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  • Welcome to our April Blog Hop! This month we are focusing on our favorite wedding ideas to help you in the process of planning your wedding or event. Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration and how to as you move along … Continue reading


  • The Sunniest Cupcake Ever


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  • One of my absolute favorite flowers is the sunflower and so this sunflower cupcake seriously stopped me in my tracks! These are just so cute for a birthday, shower, wedding or any event really.  Don’t you love this fabulous Pinterest … Continue reading


  • The Mason Jar Trend Continues….


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  • Well, the mason jar trend isn’t going anywhere yet so we have found several ways to inspire you to use mason jars at your wedding or upcoming event.  From flowers to drinks, we are sure you will love the ideas … Continue reading


  • 3 Fabulous Spring Bridal Bouquets



  • If you are having trouble finding the perfect Spring bouquet, no worries at all!  We have found our 3 fabulous bridal bouquets for any Spring wedding!  From pale to bright colors, we promise you will love these gorgeous bouquets below! … Continue reading


  • Pinterest Find of the Week :: Old Trends Made New Again


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  • Your moms may remember better this trend people like Martha Stewart made popular over a decade ago, but we’re seeing this trend made new once again. It just has that perfect spring (or summer!) feel to it! This idea is … Continue reading


  • Hannah + Garrett’s Country Farm Wedding


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  • I just loved working with Hannah + Garrett and their families to help create a fabulous fall wedding weekend in Monroe, Georgia. Tyler from Once Like a Spark captured their day perfectly and I personally just can’t get enough. The emotion in these … Continue reading


  • Rustic Farm Wedding


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  • We had a wonderful time working on the Russell-Burgamy Wedding in Milledgville, Georgia last month. It was wonderful crisp, fall weather (a little early for Georgia) and the farm was the perfect setting for this rustic, outdoor wedding. Enjoy these … Continue reading


  • Rustic Chic Barn Wedding {Soni and Ty}


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  • Soni and Ty’s wedding has that very popular flea market style wedding in an Athens barn venue. Pulling together antique and rustic details, Soni captured the look she dreamed about for their wedding day…. and the weather couldn’t have been … Continue reading


  • UGA Campus Wedding


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  • I so enjoyed working with Carrie and Chris to create their beautiful wedding on UGA Campus. Their story is so awesome, and they are some of the most interesting and sincere people I’ve worked with in a long time! Now … Continue reading


  • Perfect Outdoor Wedding {Mallory and Chris}


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  • This outdoor wedding was just perfect in so many ways. And we planned the whole thing with Mallory, Chris and their families in just 3 weeks. That’s right 3 weeks. Originally the wedding was in the works for the fall … Continue reading


  • Wedding at The Georgia Club {Chelsea and Will}


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  • This wedding was just featured on the Borrowed and Blue blog! It was the perfect summer wedding at a country club. Full of color, thoughtful details, great food, and wonderful people! Thank you to ZoomWorks for sharing these fabulous images … Continue reading


  • Wedding at the Farmhouse Inn {Josh and Colleen}


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  • Colleen and Josh are two of the sweetest people I’ve ever met. They were so very kind, sincere and always smiling every time we met. Maybe that’s why their wedding just feels like pure sunshine to me. 🙂 We thoroughly enjoyed … Continue reading


  • Bohemian Beauty {Meagan and Matt}



  • Since I featured her sister’s wedding yesterday, I felt compelled to share Meagan and Matt’s beautiful bohemian-inspired wedding we planned years ago at Ashford Manor.  All of these beautiful photos are from Sara Wise Photography! Planner :: Natalie Bradley Events … Continue reading


  • Chris and Mallory’s Wedding Sneak Peek



  • This was such a fun-filled celebration for Chris and Mallory’s wedding! We just loved working with the Moyes and Middendorfs on this beautiful occasion! See this video sneak peek from Russ Feltman and get a glimpse into what a great … Continue reading


  • Will and Chelsea’s Wedding at The Georgia Club


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  • This video is just wonderful from Russ Feltman – he is so talented and easily captures the story from the day! Congratulations Chelsea and Will! Chelsea & Will from Russ Feltman – Videographer on Vimeo. © 2003-2014 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley … Continue reading


  • A Beautiful Country Club Wedding


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  • Chelsea and Will’s wedding was just beautiful! With bright colors in summery hues and fabulous wedding weather, you just couldn’t ask for a more picture-perfect day. Here are a few images compliments of ZoomWorks photography from their wedding day….   … Continue reading


  • Brooke and Matt’s Chic Backyard Wedding


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  •   The best way to summarize this wedding is that every single vendor commented that this would be their “do-over wedding” (including myself). Not necessarily replicating every detail that Brooke and Matt chose, because obviously it was customized to their … Continue reading


  • Beautiful Garden Wedding {Bertranna and James Muruthi} Part Two


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  • Seriously these people are some of the most beautiful people inside … and out. Love to you Bertranna and James and to all your wonderful friends and family! <3 Thanks to Now Vision Photography for sharing these fabulous images with … Continue reading


  • Beautiful Garden Wedding {Bertranna and James Muruthi} Part One


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  • We had the best time working with Bertranna to put together this beautiful wedding at Ashford Manor Bed & Breakfast. James and Bertranna’s families and friends were so wonderful to work with! I’ve never seen so many happy, joy-filled, beautiful … Continue reading


  • Lake Oconee Wedding {Amber & Josh}


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  • This wedding at Great Waters on Lake Oconee was the perfect day with fabulous families and friends… and we just loved working with Amber and Josh! Thank you to Stacy from Signs and Wonders Photography for sharing these beautiful pictures … Continue reading


  • Vibrant Summer Wedding {Angela and Fazal}


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  • So you may have noticed I’ve been MIA for about a week. We’ve hit our extremely busy season, completing over 14 events in the past 2 months, with 2 more weddings coming up this weekend. 😉 Sometimes we just have … Continue reading


  • Erika and Andy – DIY Wedding at the Foundry Park Inn


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  • This sweet wedding was at the Foundry Park Inn in April and we just loved Erika and Andy! The bride loved arts and crafts and did an incredible job creating so many thoughtful details! Thank you to J Howe International … Continue reading


  • Classic Spring Wedding


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  • This was a beautiful spring wedding took place at the historic Hardeman-Sams House in Athens, Georgia!     wedding planned and designed by Natalie Bradley Events venue – Hardeman-Sams House catering – Hallie Jane’s Catering photography – Chuck Moore


  • Gorgeous Outdoor Wedding {Spencer-Finley}


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  • I had the best time planning and designing this wedding with Kimberly Spencer Finley. She has one of the best smiles, best outlooks on life, and her joy is contagious! You’ll just LOVE a few of these fabulous pictures from … Continue reading


  • Elenn and Trae’s Lake Oconee Wedding


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  • I’m so in love with this beautiful summer lake wedding we planned at Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee for Elenn and Trae. When they came to me, Elenn and Trae were stressed and overwhelmed and were having a very difficult time pulling … Continue reading


  • Helene & Brandon – the Perfect Spring Wedding



  • This was a beautiful wedding we planned and designed a few springs back and it was absolutely delightful! Thank you to Melissa Prosser Photography for documenting it all so perfectly!  Photography by Melissa Prosser Photography   © 2003-2014 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley Events … Continue reading


  • Bright Pink, Purple & Orange Spring Wedding



  •     © 2003-2013 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley Events Want to use this post in your E-newsletter, blog, or website? You can as long as you include this complete statement: Southern Event Planner & Designer Natalie Bradley publishes the “Soirée Secrets” … Continue reading


  • Spring Garden Wedding in Malta {iDo Weddings Malta}



  • Today we’re sharing a beautiful Malta wedding designed by Martina Selvagi from iDo Weddings Malta! Clare and James, a Dubai-based British couple, decided to have a weeklong celebration in Malta with their closest family and friends.  Bride Claire is a founder and … Continue reading


  • Spring Country Club Wedding



  • Photography by JetKat Design © 2003-2013 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley Events Want to use this post in your E-newsletter, blog, or website? You can as long as you include this complete statement: Southern Event Planner & Designer Natalie Bradley publishes the … Continue reading


  • Hessian Wedding Theme {by iDo Weddings Malta}


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  • This wedding is from iDo Weddings Malta and it is quite breathtaking!!This beautiful wedding took place in Malta, a small island in the Mediterranean Sea just south of Sicily. From Martina Selvagi: Rachael and James are a lovely couple from the … Continue reading


  • Red & Ivory Wedding



  • © 2003-2014 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley Events Want to use this post in your E-newsletter, blog, or website? You can as long as you include this complete statement: Southern Event Planner & Designer Natalie Bradley publishes the “Soirée Secrets” blog filled … Continue reading


  • Pink, Red and Black Wedding



  • This was a beautiful red, pink and black spring wedding we planned and designed for a fabulous Athens, Ga, wedding at Ashford Manor Bed & Breakfast. Athens, GA Wedding Planner: Natalie Bradley Events Venue: Ashford Manor B&B Photography by ZoomWorks … Continue reading


  • Pink & Peach Wedding



  • Photography by JetKat Design © 2003-2013 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley Events Want to use this post in your E-newsletter, blog, or website? You can as long as you include this complete statement: Southern Event Planner & Designer Natalie Bradley publishes the … Continue reading


  • Brecher-Beegle Wedding



  • Featured in Modern Bride Atlanta Photography by ZoomWorks Photography © 2003-2013 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie Bradley Events Want to use this post in your E-newsletter, blog, or website? You can as long as you include this complete statement: Southern Event Planner & … Continue reading


  • Romantic Red Wedding


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  • This beautiful romantic red wedding incorporated the bride’s love for tradition with a modern twist, their southern roots, and a feel for romance in a trendy fashion. Enjoy these beautiful images captured by ZoomWorks photography.   © 2003-2013 Soirée! Ltd./Natalie … Continue reading


  • Jamie & John {by ZoomWorks Photography}



  • Thank you to our friends at ZoomWorks Photography for sharing this beautiful wedding with us – enjoy! When we first spoke to Jamie on the phone, we knew right away it was a perfect fit.  Artsy (beautiful hand drawn map … Continue reading


  • Planning a UGA Themed Wedding



  • {As originally published in Southern Distinction Magazine, November 2004} Flowers by Gardenia Floral Design and Photos by JetKat Photo. With the recent wedding craze that has hit our television sets and newsstands, celebrations have become more elaborate and over-the-top than … Continue reading


  • Larson-Moore Wedding



  • This was a fabulous wedding we did a few years back on beautiful Lake Oconee. The ceremony was in a tiny and charming old church in downtown Eatonton, Georgia, and the reception followed at the families home overlooking the lake. … Continue reading