Navy Wedding

LAUREN & JAMIE | PEANUT WAREHOUSE, CONWAY, SC

This sweet, down-to-earth wedding was a wild one to remember! Lauren and Jamie both work in the restaurant/bar industry so I knew this wedding would be one heck of a party, and boy was I right! My fiancé and I frequent their work place often so I was honored when they asked me to assist with their big day!

They are both local to the Myrtle Beach area so to host the festivities at Conway’s historical, Peanut Warehouse, was a perfect fit.

This blonde beauty was such a doll to work with and has a heart of gold. She asked her grandmother to be one of her bridesmaids and it was one of the sweetest things I’ve seen at a wedding! Lauren also did a first look with her daddy, who is as darling as she is!

The groom, Jamie, created the idea to give guests baby succulents as wedding favors. He even potted them all in small terra cotta pots and wrapped them with a colorful trim to match the wedding colors. We displayed them on an old, rusty ladder which brought the entire theme together! We paired this with a sweet sign stating “Let Love Grow”!

The couple danced on the clouds, shared lots of romantic kisses, and danced the night away!

We wish you all the luck & love!!

XOXO - Santana + EBS Team

CREATIVE PARTNERS

PLANNING | EVENTS BY SANTANA

VENUE | Peanut Warehouse, Conway, SC

PHOTOGRAPHER | Jessica Keefer Photography

HAIR & MAKEUP | Stephanie’s Salon & Day Spa

FLORALS & DECOR | Lazelle’s Flowers

GOWN | Coastal Knot, Essence of Australia

BRIDES SHOES | Dillard’s

GROOM ATTIRE | Jos. A Banks

INVITATION SUITE | Mixbook

CAKE | Cakes by Day

CATERING | Mission BBQ

ENTERTAINMENT & CLOUDS | Eyecon Entertainment

RENTALS | Conway Rental Center

SAIL AWAY WITH ME | JENNIFER & AMANDA | MAGNOLIA PLANTATION, CHARLESTON, SC

I met Jenny & Amanda almost 5 years ago through a mutual friend. I could immediately tell they were amazing individuals and we instantly clicked! Our friendship quickly developed and each step of the way, their love for one another never ceased to amaze me! They are both so outgoing and loving with hearts of gold. 

We planned their wedding for almost 2 years and even had to move the date from a Saturday in October to a Monday in December due to Jenny’s deployment (United States Coast Guard). The winter wonderland themed wedding was one to remember. 

Magnolia Plantation Carriage House in Charleston, SC was the perfect location for the ceremony & reception. It was surrounded by over-grown oak trees, colorful gardens, and sat directly on the Ashley River. Magnolia Plantation and Gardens has been selected as one of “America’s Most Beautiful Gardens” by Travel +  Leisure Magazine

Jenny & Amanda are always the life of the party and what better way to prove that than to have mini fireball shots for guests at the end of your ceremony? It was a fun surprise for everyone, even the officiant pulled one out of his coat! 

The cocktail hour continued the excitement with a “shuck-it-yourself” oyster roast! After the guests cleaned up and took their seats in the Carriage House the bridal party stormed in with yellow Steelers “Terrible Towels” (Jenny’s family are HUGE Steelers fans).

After a southern-style dinner by Crazy Dutchman Catering, Jenny & Amanda cut into a rainbow layered cake decorated to look like white birchwood.  Followed by cake, guests enjoyed a bourbon & cigar bar on the back deck as the sun set over the river. 

Ryan of Globaltruth Entertainment, didn’t need much to pump up this wild crowd! It was a night full of dancing, drinking and good times! 

"In high tide or in low tide I'll be by your side" -Bob Marley

 

PLANNING/DECOR/DESIGN | EVENTS BY SANTANA

VENUE | Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

PHOTOGRAPHY | Amslee Agency

DJ//LIGHTING | Globaltruth Entertainment

CATERING//BAR | Crazy Dutchman Catering

CAKE/DESSERTS | Sweet Rhi

BRIDAL GOWN//BRIDESMAID DRESSES | Little White Dress

GROOM//GROOMSMEN ATTIRE | Express   

TRANSPORTATION | Charleston Style Limo

OFFICIANT | Bill Pennauchi 

HAIR & MAKEUP | Sharon Low & Joanne Shipley