Category: Richmond Weddings

Living Coral – The Wedding Color of 2019

7 Ways to Incorporate Pantone’s Color of The Year into Your Wedding By Rachel Baihn When Pantone released its 2019 color of the year, ‘Living coral’, you could almost feel the collective sigh of relief around the globe. This vibrant, juicy hue is described as “buoyant, vibrant, and effervescent” making […]

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Schedule Your Tour- Historic Wedding Venue

Historic Leafwood is now scheduling tours for the 2019 wedding season. Come see why couples say  their weddings at Leafwood was like a fairy tale and magical! Our professional and experienced staff will treat you and your guests like VIPs and family! Hurry before we fill the 2019 season, weddings […]

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Real Leafwood Weddings- Chelsea and Josh

Congrats to this sweet couple- Chelsea and Josh, who tied the knot at Historic Leafwood on October 13, 2018. It was a picture perfect fall day, with bright blue skies and the sun shimmering through the trees. This thoughtful couple presented me with this lovely card upon their arrival..   […]

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Moonlight and Magnolias- Romance at Leafwood

Dreaming of those sultry summer nights, in the country, with moonlight and magnolias? This is what you will experience when you choose Historic Leafwood for your wedding day. Imagine treating your guests to a true, southern Virginia experience, when hosting your wedding at a venue with beautiful grounds and a […]

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Dessert Bar Inspiration

  Dessert Bar Inspiration- by Shari’s Berries   While the location, the flowers and the reception are often hailed as being the best parts of a wedding, many agree that the food (especially the dessert selection) is equally important. From a donut wall to a colorful tower of macaroons, couples are […]

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Bridal Skincare Tips

  By Jennifer Dawson A Month-By-Month Guide to Bridal Skincare We all want to play the part of the ‘blushing bride” on our wedding day, but flawless skin takes planning and preparation. With everything else going on, from dress fittings to cake shopping, it’s easy to lose sight of yourself. It’s essential […]

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Honeymoon Inspiration – Myrtle Beach

Beach Fun in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina For our Leafwood Couples we have a great offer for your honeymoon stay! Stay in a beautifully appointed first floor condo including three bedrooms, 2 baths, and screened in porch at River Hills Golf Club. Amenities include a pool and hot tub, nearby […]

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Champagne Cocktails

By Dawn Van Ness Today is a great day to consider champagne cocktails for your wedding reception. Cruise around the web and see what strikes you as tasty, beautiful, and easy to make. Here are a few straightforward recipes that only take a little effort. The easiest and charming is […]

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Top Tips for Wedding Toasts

  By Dawn Van Ness When your words could live forever on a video, it is best to consider and sometimes reconsider what it is you are about to divulge about the newly wedded couple. IS YOUR TOAST PG? PG 13 TOPS? The stories you tell and the way you […]

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Hire a Wedding Planner and Relax a Bit

By Dawn Van Ness Kick back and enjoy more of your wedding by hiring an experienced, professional, well-connected wedding planner! It is a priceless purchase you can’t afford to not do if you are doing anything more than a basic or small (tiny) wedding. 1. They understand how to deal […]

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