How exciting that you are planning for your future wedding. Have you already booked your ceremony and reception venue? Found your dream bride dress and accessories? Booked the florist, DJ, caterers, cake etc? There truly is so much to do when you are marrying the one you love. It can be both fun and stressful. So, if you need some inspiration on wedding vendors in the Birmingham, Alabama area, we have a great list below.
Let me introduce the masterminds behind this glorious wedding day, beloved bridal couple, Sidney and Dillon. Their romantic, whimsical forest wedding in Birmingham Alabama took place at the prettiest time of day. Golden hour sunset! This wedding was rich in love, laughter and a light filled landscape. The beginning of Fall was absolutely gorgeous and the ceremony setting by the lake was breathtaking.
Enjoy viewing these raw, authentic, and creative wedding portraits. Find inspiration in the wedding photo details which capture the unfolding love story of Sidney and Dillon – 10th of September 2022. Epic Celebration!
Address: 4291 Sicard Hollow Rd, Birmingham, AL 35242
Swann Lake Stables oozes traditional old world charm amongst natures best scenery. Lovingly restored and beautifully maintained, this outstanding Birmingham AL wedding venue is located at the base of Red Mountain. Situated in the north central region of Alabama, Birmingham lies in Jones Valley and is edged by the Appalachian Mountains. It was the perfect backdrop for this whimsical forest wedding.
There is plenty of lush lawns, wildflowers, a flowing river, rock formations and woodlands for private, intimate moments. Sidney and Dillon shared their leatherbound personal vows with each other in a treasured location away from guests. It was important for them to take time together to focus on their love for each other and seize the next exciting step – Marriage! Check out the wedding portraits by the Little Cahaba River they are gorgeous.
It was an incredible privilege to photograph one of the most heartfelt wedding ceremonies. Sidney and Dillon thoughtfully included loved ones that had passed on. Keeping their lives an integral part of their special wedding day. There were plenty of tears shed.
Large glass vases of boho ferns lined the lush lawn of the outdoor bridal walk leading to the arrowhead arbor. An array of burnt orange and Fall toned floras decorated the ceremony nuptial space and complimented the bridal bouquets. The wedding reception was also held outdoors on the paved sweeping verandas of the magnificent timber barn.
Sidney looked stunning in a Bella bridal dress with exquisite floral edged trailing train and white beaded ankle boots. Dillon wore a classic creamy beige two-piece suit by Mr Burch, with white shirt and tan shoes.
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Dress Place of Purchase – Bella’s bridal
Grooms Suit Details – MrBurch Hoover
Florist – Susan Milner
Wedding Planner – Lauryn Schilleci
Hair and Make Up – Madeline Hulsey
Ceremony Venue – Swann Lake Stables
Reception Venue – Swann Lake Stables
Stationary Designer – Sidney herself
Cake/Dessert Baker – A family friend
DJ/Entertainment – DJ Fuzzy
Catering – Full Moon BBQ (@fullmoonbbq)
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