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Sophisticated Wedding at Raleigh Marriott

Courtney & Mario’s Classic Black and White Wedding at the downtown Raleigh Marriott

The Raleigh Marriott City Center is located in the heart of downtown Raleigh. This modern hotel is a favorite place to stay for folks traveling to NC who want to experience our state’s capital. It is also a fantastic place to gather friends and family to celebrate the most important day of your life – when you get married! Today we are sharing Courtney and Mario’s sophisticated and elegant wedding at  Raleigh Marriott.

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An Elegant Wedding at Raleigh Marriott

The Raleigh Marriott was everything the couple envisioned and more in a wedding venue. The theme of the wedding was black and white sophistication. They added accents of gold to further the elegance of the affair. The bridesmaids and groomsman wore classic black dresses and tuxedos. All the aspects of the celebration were chose to align with their classic theme and the affair was straight out of an old Hollywood film.

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Downtown Raleigh Wedding Photos

The couple decided to go with In His Image Photography to capture their special day in a classic manner.  The bride shared, “Dajuan is awesome to work with and a perfectionist. He has an eye for capturing great moments and images. All of our guests and friends who have seen our pictures continue to comment on how awesome they look!”

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The Wedding Reception at Raleigh Marriott City Center

Courtney and Mario decided to have their wedding reception at the Raleigh Marriott City Center. Not only is the ballroom the perfect venue for a classically elegant affair, but the convenience for guests is also a huge benefit for any couple having a lot of out of town guests. The classic ballroom lends itself to any theme, and they went the whole nine yards, with stunning decor including draping to complete the upscale look.

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Fresh Affairs completed the elegance of the wedding with their classically beautiful floral arrangements. Courtney said “In conversations with Lyn, I told him I wanted to keep the flowers very clean with all tones of white and he definitely delivered on that request.”

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Elana Walker of Elana Walker Events planned Courtney and Mario’s special day. “Elana was great in helping us make decisions along the way and advising us on vendors that she thought would help us achieve our overall vision for the day,” shared Courtney.

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SB&G Preferred Vendors

Photographer: In His Image – Dajuan Jones | Venue: Raleigh Marriott Center City | Planner: Elana Walker Events | Floral: Fresh Affairs | Wedding Invitations: Cute Buttons

Other Vendors:

Makeup & Hair: Sharon Davis | Entertainment: DJ 360 Entertainment | Videographer: K2 Productions | Wedding Stationary: Suite Paper | Gown: Alfred Angelo

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