It brings great pleasure to feature some of our favorite images of our amazing bride Natalie on the blog. She married the love of her life recently, we couldn’t be more happy for Natalie & Anthony as they enter this new and exciting chapter together in marriage. Natalie’s bridal session took place at the Grand […]

Grand Marquise Ballroom Bridal Session | Natalie

Grand Marquise Ballroom Bridal Session

A Wedding in Blush, Ivory & White Featured in Zola Venue: Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel Photography: Donnell Perry Photography Wedding Planner: Elana Walker Events Florals: Fresh Affairs Entertainment: DJ Harlem Entertainment Dry Ice/Dancing on the Cloud: DJ Harlem Entertainment Wedding Cake: Cake Couture  Video: Chaz Reid Films MUA: Ty the MUA Stationary: Dream Catcher Stationary  […]

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Bride: Jocelyn Mitnaul Occupation:Attorney Groom: Harold Mallette Occupation: Architect Photography: Donnell Perry Photography Wedding Planner: Elana Walker Events Location: Brewery Bhavana and Downtown Raleigh Engagement story from the bride-to-be: My sweet Harold TOTALLY caught me off guard, which is really hard to do because I’m a type A planner. We had been considering purchasing a […]

Brewery Bhavana | Raleigh Engagement Session | Jocelyn & Harold

Kayla and AJ celebrated a beautiful “secret garden” wedding at the River Landing. Scroll through to catch glimpses of the love and care that was found at this beautiful River Landing wedding.   Kayla & AJ’s River Landing Wedding Details Featured in: Southern& Noir Weddings Venue: River Landing Photographer: Donnell Perry Photography Wedding Planner: Elana […]

River Landing Wedding | Kayla & AJ

River Landing Wedding

If you live in the Raleigh area, you cannot go wrong with a Grand Marquis Ballroom wedding. Aquira and Brian celebrated an extraordinary day and passionate love at one of our favorite venues. We hope you enjoy these glimpses from this special day. To see Aquira’s bridal portraits, click here. Grand Marquis Ballroom Wedding Quick Facts  […]

Grand Marquis Ballroom Wedding | Aquira & Brian

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Venue: The Umstead Hotel and Spa Wedding Planner: Elana Walker Events Photography: Donnell Perry Photography Florals: Fresh Affairs Entertainment: DJ Harlem Entertainment Wedding Cake: Ashley Cakes Videographer: Teshorn Jackson MUA: Brittany B MUA Officiant: Rev. Keith Cornish Favorite item on the wedding menu:  the wedding cake!!! Bridesmaids/groomsmen gifts: Bridesmaids received personalized oversized button up shirts, a personalized tote bag and matching personalized make up/toiletry bag. […]

The Umstead Hotel Wedding | Donna & Antonio

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On a beautiful sunny day, Karel and Charles shared vows of acceptance, love, and commitment. We were delighted to witness the power of true love and compassion at this enthralling event. Family and friends poured in to give their love and blessings to the happy couple, and we were relished to capture every blissful moment […]


Grandover Resort Wedding

Quick Facts Favorite item on the wedding menu: Everything! Lol but if I had to pick, probably the spinach and artichoke stuffed chicken First dance song: Kenny Lattimore – For You Venue: Grand Marquise Ballroom Wedding Featured in The Coordinated Bride Please share your engagement story and how you met?  We met back in 2011 in college. I […]


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Now that Aquira & Brian are official Mr & Mrs Alston, it’s time to share Aquira’s elegant bridal session at the Grand Marquise Ballroom. If you’re conisdering having your bridal portraits at teh Grand Marquise Ballroom, please scroll through. It’s been an honor to work with this amazing couple. We have enjoyed getting to know […]

Bridal Portraits at the Grand Marquise Ballroom| Aquira

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Marriage is a union of love, friendship, and togetherness that is witnessed by the world. We were honored to be a part of Jylindia and Gee ceremony that was an illustration of real fondness and passion. At Double Tree by Hilton Hotel the ceremony was about to commence. Sitting with our cameras ready, we were taken […]

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