Real Weddings

Real Weddings: Rottier - Castillo

    Groom: Joel Rottier Groom: Mario Castillo Date: April 16, 2021 Reception and Ceremony Location: The Chicory Coordinator: The Chicory General Manager Jenna Bonura Attire: Allison Schultze at Knot Standard Rings: Tiffany & Co. Florist: Herb Oldknow, Herbivore Floral Designs Caterer: The Chicory Cake: Bittersweet Confections Photographer: Dark Roux…

Real Weddings: Flumenbaum - Conrad

    Bride: Judy Flumenbaum Groom: Jonathan Conrad Date: March 14, 2020 Event Planning & Design: Karson Butler Events Ceremony & Reception Location: Il Mercato Catering: Joel’s Catering Cake: Bittersweet Confections Gown: Reem Acra Florist: Leaf & Petal NOLA Photographer:…

Real Wedding: Palmer - Bradley

  Bride: Angela Palmer Groom: Chris Bradley  Wedding Date: October 18, 2020 Ceremony Location: New Orlean’s City Park (Peristyle) Reception & Catering: Ralph’s on The Park Gown: Allure from Bliss Bridal Bridesmaids dresses: azazie.com Men’s attire: Men’s Warehouse Rings: Kay Jewelers Florist: Crystal Vase Flowers Cake: Swiss Confectionery Photographer: Rae Caroline Photography…

Real Wedding: Sargent - Munoz

    Bride: Elizabeth Claire Sargent Groom: Saul Henry Munoz Jr. Date: June 14, 2020 Ceremony Location: City Park, New Orleans Coordinator: Ibay Photography Gown: Galina at David’s Bridal Bridesmaids’ Dresses: David’s Bridal at David’s Bridal Men’s Attire: Macy’s Rings: Kay Jewelers Florist: Kim through Ibay Photography Photographer: Ibay Photography Hair…

Real Wedding: Matherne - Wolfe

  Bride: Mallary Matherne Groom: Dr. Ryan Wolfe Date: Postponed due to COVID (original date April 4, 2020) Actual wedding date: June 13, 2020 Ceremony Location:  Camp Lucy Sacred Oaks, Dripping Springs, Texas Reception Location: Camp Lucy Sacred Oaks, Dripping…

Real Wedding: Payne-Gandy

    Bride: Bethany Payne | Groom: Sean Gandy Date: March 7, 2020 | Location: Maison Dupuy Gown: Jenny by Jenny Yoo Bridal | Men’s Attire: The Black Tux Photographer: Mike Lirette Photography Florist: Fat Cat Flowers | Cake: Haydel’s Bakery Hair + Makeup: Nola Bridal Artistry…

Real Weddings: Roberts – Fayard

    Bride: Blakeley Roberts | Groom: Tripp Fayard Date: Feb. 8, 2020 Ceremony: Immaculate Conception Getting Ready Location: Roosevelt Hotel Reception: NOMA Planner: Blue Gardenia Events Gown: Savannah Miller at I Do Bridal Couture Baton Rouge Shoes: Jimmy Choo Groom’s Attire: Black Tux Rings: Custom made by a friend –…

Real Weddings: Van Vrancken - Dick

Bride: Vanessa Van Vrancken / Groom: Matthew Dick / Wedding Date: May 18, 2019 Ceremony location: Academy of the Sacred Heart / Reception location: The Balcony Ballroom Gown: Carolina Herrera, New York City Bridesmaids dresses: Chase Designs / Tuxedos: Tuxedos to Geaux Engagement Rings: Ramsey's…

Real Weddings: Beneville - Lindsley

  Bride: Danielle Beneville / Groom: Noah Lindsley / Wedding Date: June 28, 2019 Ceremony and Reception location: Marché Coordinator: Stephanie Baker with Marché Gown: Bridal Boutique by MaeMe / Bridesmaids’ dresses: David’s Bridal / Men’s Attire: Jos A. Banks…

Real Wedding: Charleston-Thomas

Ceremony/Reception: New Orleans Board of Trade Wedding Designer: Wink Design & Events Photographer: Mateo & Company Caterer: Pigeon Caterers Prep location: St. James Hotel Hair Stylist: Amber Buxton / Makeup Stylist: Makeup By Meggan Coordinator: Amanda Price Events / Event…

Real Weddings: Gross-Ehrhardt

    Bride: Katelyn Gross Groom: Ryan Ehrhardt Date of the wedding: May 12, 2018 Ceremony location: Immaculate Conception Jesuit Church Reception location: New Orleans Board of Trade Gown: Stella York from Town and Country Bridal Bridesmaids’ dresses: After Six from Bella Bridesmaids Men’s Attire: Perlis…

Real Weddings: Alder-Fagnani

  Bride: Jessica Alder Groom: Justin Fagnani Date: April 21, 2018 Ceremony Location: Sully Mansion Reception Location: The Parlor at Pontchartrain Hotel Coordinator: Clark and Kelly (Kate Clark + Becca Kelly) Gown: BHLDN Florist: Pistil and Stamen Caterer: St. James Cheese Company Cake: Beth Biundo Photographer: Sharon Pye Photography Music: Chapter…

Real Wedding: Gross-Ehrhardt

  Bride: Katelyn Gross / Groom: Ryan Ehrhardt Date of the wedding: May 12, 2018 Ceremony location: Immaculate Conception Jesuit Church / Reception location: New Orleans Board of Trade Gown: Stella York from Town and Country Bridal / Bridesmaids’ dresses: After Six from…

Real Wedding: Songy-Bozeman

Bride: Lorilei Songy Groom: William Steven Bozeman, Jr.Date: Dec.9, 2017Get Ready and Ceremony location: Ritz CarltonWedding planner: Lulu Alexander, Weddings by LuluFlorist: Erin SteenInvitations: Scriptura Programs: Basic InviteHair Stylist: Marsha Leyva Makeup Artist: Angelle BourgeoisBride’s Dress: Essence of Australia from…

Real Wedding: Verma-Daniel

Pooja Verma and Bron Michael Daniel said, "I Do," in front of friends and family March 24 at the St. Louis Cathedral.

Real Wedding: Carnes - Moore

Kelly Carnes and Ryan Moore had never been to New Orleans. But, when deciding on the perfect place to elope in April, they were drawn to the Crescent City. “Neither of us had been there before,” said Carnes. “We knew…

Real Wedding: A Philanthropic “I Do”

  There are few things in this world cuter than a puppy ­– or a ferret or a kitten. Carley Self and Chris Sercovich so much in this concept, that they decided to get married surrounded by all of the…

Real Wedding: Breland-Rome

Camille Breland married Gregory Rome in front of friends and family on March 18 at Rayne United Methodist Church. The ceremony was followed by a reception at the Pavilion of the Two Sisters at City Park.

Real Wedding: O'Brien-Hyde

Maegan O'Brien married Henry "Artie" Hyde Feb. 24, 2018 in a picturesque ceremony, and reception, at Maison Lafitte in Mandeville.

Real Wedding: Schexnayder – Laiche

Emily Schexnayder and Robert Laiche said, "I do." July 14, 2017 at St. Catherine of Siena church. The ceremony was followed by a reception at Magnolia Plantation.

Real Wedding: Taylor - DiRosato

Meagan and Mike said "I Do" June 9 in front of friends and family at the Federal Ballroom, with a formal reception and second line to celebrate.

Real Wedding: Johnson - Miller

Eden Johnson married William Miller in front of friends and family June 9 at City Park, followed by a celebration at Parkview Terrace.

Real Wedding: Henican – Simon

Occasionally, St. Charles Avenue Magazine expands their real wedding spotlights to a full wedding feature in the magazine. Each extended profile includes interviews, details and photos compiled by contributing writer Mirella Cameran. Below is the nuptials of Margaret Anne Henican and Cameron Lawrence Simon.…

Real Wedding: Billeaud - Gates

Chrissy Billeaud and Nick Gates said "I Do" in front of friends and family April 16, 2016 in Jackson Square. The ceremony was followed by a picturesque reception at Tableau in the French Quarter.

Real Weddings: Tanner-Menard

Annemarie Tanner wed Cody Mitchell Menard May 21 at the St. Louis Cathedral, with a reception following at the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel.

Real Wedding: Ritchey – Kern

Claire Ritchey wed Andrew Kern April 16, 2016 in front of friends and family in Jackson Square. The ceremony was followed by a reception held at The Elms Mansion.

Real Wedding: Hoddinott-Richardson

Shelley Hoddinott married Tyler Richardson Oct. 1, 2016, at The Peristyle in City Park. The ceremony was followed by a reception at the Pavilion of the Two Sisters.