After a few years and a few hundred weddings, we have seen our fair share of ceremonies.   What do we love about this 128 South “Real” May ceremony?  Everything.  Our couple opted for two sections of semi-circle rows providing seats for 100 guests under the shade of a tent.  (At the conclusion of the… Read More

We are noticing a trend this season…birds.  Our real wedding brides are including birds everywhere…on escort cards, peaking out of flower arrangements, topping cakes, or as a design element that “ties it all together”. (“Love Birds” are, after all, the consummate symbol of the bride and groom on their big day. We are not, however,… Read More

Hello, Escort Cards!  Whether we have Pinterest or the recovering economy to thank for the resurgence of Escort Cards on the wedding day “must-have” list…they have certainly made a comeback as part of the de ri·gueur wedding. (Here’s one for the scrabble junkies out there…de ri-gueur adjective \də-(ˌ)rē-ˈgər\ : necessary if you want to be fashionable,… Read More

Spring 2014 was definitely late arriving to the party! But, now that “Spring has finally Sprung” we are both excited and inspired!  So, what happens when you combine the talented designs of the Kickstand Events team with the supreme “pho-tog” skills of Theo Milo Photography? Simple…a beautifully, blooming, bridal, styled-shoot set in picturesque Wilmington, North… Read More