None of these vendors have paid or asked to be on this list.  They are here because I have met, worked with, or otherwise seen their work, and been impressed with their professionalism, experience level, and results.  While I make no promises, warranties, or guarantees about their services, I offer them to you here as a starting point in your wedding/event planning and vendor search.


Hair & Makeup:

AnnJae Styles and Company  (Crystal does beautiful hair and makeup!)


Music & Entertainment:

DJ Cyrax  (DJ Cyrax's owner, Otis, did a fantastic job at a wedding I photographed at the Albamance Country Club in Oct 2016; he was friendly and professional, and the music sounded great!!)

All Events DJs

Five Star Entertainment



Rev. Darlene Liedig (Rev. Darlene has been an officiant for many years.  I have found her to be kind, well-organized, professional, open-minded, and open-hearted.  She officiates at weddings both big and small.)



Folie a Deau Events  (Erica has been amazing to work with!!  Organized, professional, responsive, and friendly!)

Bridal Bouquet  (Carol has over 30 years of experience in the wedding planning and decorating business; she is friendly and professional, and works with all budgets and wedding sizes.  Good option for couples in Cameron, Spring Lake, Fayetteville, Southern Pines, Hope Mills, and surrounding areas.)

Simply Haute Affairs  (Ginger works hard to match couples with venues and vendors that they'll love.  She works with all budgets.  Good option for couples in Sanford, Raleigh, Oxford, and surrounding areas.)


Venues - Burlington

Alamance Country Club


Venues - Fayetteville:

Cape Fear Botanical Garden (Fayetteville)

Fayetteville Technical Community College Rose Garden (Fayetteville) (roses, gazebos, arches, and a fountain; especially great for couples working with a tight budget, as it doesn't cost anything to book it for a two-hour time slot!)


Venues - Raleigh

WRAL Azalea Garden, Raleigh