Tag: photography by Mell Bell
Mell did a sunrise engagement session at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens for Jayme and David. This is a creative idea and we can’t wait for their wedding in just a ten days!
Erin and Paul were married at Mt. Zion A.M.E Church in Charleston with the reception following at Harbour Club. The bride wanted a butterfly themed wedding after one of her favorite Irish Blessings: May the wings of the butterfly kiss the sun
And find your shoulder to light on,
To bring you luck, happiness and riches
Today, tomorrow and beyond.
The colors of the wedding were plum, silver, and white.
Abbie’s Bakery incorporated edible purple butterflies into the wedding cake and Hood’s Florist provided beautiful purple and white roses for the bouquets. The bride and her mother also played a huge role at the reception, they made all the decorations themselves!
There is nothing more handsome than a man in uniform! The best thing about Amy and John’s wedding was seeing the love they share for each other, it was beautiful! Amy and John were married on October 13 (Happy Birthday Navy!) on the USS Yorktown in Charleston, SC. Blanche Darby provided beautiful pink flowers for the ceremony, (the brides favorite color!), and Shortcakes made a Pineapple Fountain wedding cake since that is the couples favorite landmark in Charleston. Thank You John for your service to our country!
Mell Bell traveled to Georgetown, South Carolina to get these beautiful pictures of Shelley and Kyle at Debordieu Colony. It was a beautiful fall day with a beautiful couple. Enjoy
Holly and Nathan had a very beautiful wedding at the Church of the Holy Cross with a reception at the Citadel Beach house following the ceremony. The bride and an absolutely breath taking gown that covered her back with lace and had beautiful gathered ruching. Family is so important to Holly and Nathan and they incorporated family in every aspect that the could, the grooms grandmother even led a Flash Mob at the reception! Relish Distinctive Catering help to design and cater the event. Buy the Bunch did a great job working with the bride to make her day so beautiful and unforgettable!
Stephanie and Phil had a beach wedding at Seabrook Island. Mell had some gorgeous natural light shots throughout the day. Stephanie described their wedding as an important day that showed the love she a Phil share while having something special for everyone. Gift bags with Charleston Chews and Sweet Grass Roses were given to guests as well as a Cigar Bar for all to enjoy!
Draping fabric through the trees, blue shoes, and hand picked songs Brandy wanted a wedding that was totally her! The candy table and floating lanterns were all Brandy’s creation. Holly Simpson at A Charleston Event helped Brandy bring her ideas to life. Keepsake Florist & Ooh Events provided beautiful flowers and decor for the wedding and reception. Guests had dinner provided by Crazy Dutchman Catering and a beautiful white and purple cake from The Cake Stand. The couple left in a cab from Black Cab Company after being serenaded with ribbon wands!
Chicago couple Nicole and Josh met about three years ago it was not quite love at first sight. After six months of seeing each other at the same bar every Tuesday night, Easy Bar, Josh finally got the nerve up to talk to Nicole. The couple were married at The Citadel Summerall Chapel and the reception was held at Folly Beach Shrimp Co, on Folly Beach. Wildflowers came up with beautiful pink and white garden roses for the bouquet and boutonnieres. Ashley Bakery provided a simple two layered white cake and Folly Beach Shrimp Co., provided delicious lowcountry favorites for dinner!
Shelly and Kyle had there engagement photos taken at Debordieu Colony in Georgetown, South Carolina in September. These pictures do a wonderful job showing how in love this beautiful are and how excited they are to start this journey together!
Lisa and Wesley had a beautiful outside summer wedding at the Historical Cotton Dock at Boone Hall Plantation.