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Scott & Elisabeth | Celina, TX Wedding

Scott & Elisabeth | Celina, TX Wedding

Events by Emerson was proud to coordinate Scott & Elisabeth’s wedding last Saturday in Celina, Texas! Participating vendors listed below as well as a few pics of their beautiful night! Venue: Chandler’s Gardens Coordination: Events by Emerson Cakes: A Sweet Life Photography: Maggie Moriah Photography […]

Donnie & Bianca Cont’d | Photos By Sterling O’Bando

Donnie & Bianca Cont’d | Photos By Sterling O’Bando

A few of my favorite photos and moments from Donnie and Bianca’s wedding and reception captured by Sterling O’Bando. Planning and coordination, bouquets, floral arrangements, lighting and decor by Events by Emerson. Photographer: Sterling O’Bando Cake: Guanajuato Bakery Fort Worth Venue: Lone Star Center Fort […]

Donnie & Bianca | Fort Worth, TX Wedding

Donnie & Bianca | Fort Worth, TX Wedding

Donnie & Bianca brought me on board in February to help them reach the finish line and it was a pleasure to work with this lovely couple! My first event in the Fort Worth area, I truly enjoyed my time in the city! It was interesting the way it felt a little slower and a bit more laid back than the Dallas area. Anyways, I’d love to share with you a few photos and details from their wedding day. I’ll post a new blog when the professional photos have come in. Enjoy!

Saturday, June 24, 2017 we awoke to a BEAUTIFULLY gray and rainy day. I assure you the rain and clouds were the most welcome sight ever as even the briefest activities the previous day had resulted in the need for another shower. Temperature’s reached 101 degrees the day before and to wake up to weather in the 70’s for the wedding day was a dream come true! Especially for those of us doing the loading in and out! The rain stopped by 1pm, right on schedule for an evening wedding and the sun came out, but temps stayed below 85 degrees. It was a beautiful day for Donnie & Bianca’s wedding!

The ceremony and reception took place on Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, in the Presidential Ballroom of the Lone Star Center.  Donnie & Bianca were joined by 100 of their closest friends and family for an intimate ceremony and unforgettable reception! The dance skills of the wedding party provided many highlights throughout the night and was definitely a memory this planner will never forget! Other highlights include the touching speech made by the Bride’s father to the bride and groom that had us all tearing up! Here are a few photos I snapped on my phone. Can’t wait to see the professional photos! I will share them when they come in.

Vendors

  • Bride’s Cake: Guanajuato Bakery Fort Worth
  • Groom’s Cake and assorted sweets: Lesa Alvarado
  • DJ: Chris Kirchmeyer
  • Photographer: Sterling O Photography
  • Catering: 360 Catering

Events by Emerson was happy to serve as planner, coordinator, decorator, florist and lighting tech! I also had the honor of creating their wedding invitation set, coordinating dinner menu, and favor stickers.

Events by Emerson wants to wish Donnie & Bianca a long and happy life together!!!!!

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A Rustic Celebration for Amber + Fortino!

A Rustic Celebration for Amber + Fortino!

Congratulations Amber and Fortino! Did you know Events by Emerson works with events of all sizes? From 10 people to 300+, I put the same amount of heart and soul into them all! Last weekend I had the pleasure of assisting with an intimate family-dinner-style […]

Decor for Hire Now Offered by Events by Emerson!

Decor for Hire Now Offered by Events by Emerson!

Events by Emerson has exactly what you need for your next event! Now Offering Decor for Hire! Decor for Hire items include: vases, linens, frames, signs, candelabras, draping, backdrops, photo props, charger plates, wine and champagne glasses, serving and display-ware, decor and MORE! Rental prices […]

Venue Spotlight: Riverwood Barn & Amphitheater

Venue Spotlight: Riverwood Barn & Amphitheater

Our first Venue Spotlight! The Riverwood Barn and Amphitheater is located in Durant, Oklahoma. It’s actually East of Durant, more in the Blue area, right off Hwy. 70. There is a barn, house, and outdoor amphitheater area. Everything is brand new, as of the writing of the blog, there have only been a few weddings there. The house contains both bridal and groom suites, with a central kitchen area. The barn has four large roll up doors, two on each side, and two back rooms for storage, food prep, etc. There is also a small loft area for a DJ, bouquet toss, etc. The outdoor amphitheater is a short walk down the back lawn and set against the forest backdrop.  The stone seating and altar area make for a beautiful ceremony setting. The best thing about this venue is the space! Here your guests have room to move and mingle across multiple settings. And there is even a firepit! You get a 3-day rental period, Friday-Sunday, so plenty of time for setup and cleanup.

Riverwood Barn and Amphitheater Facebook page

 

The day I took these photos they were still cleaning up from a reception inside the barn, so I didn’t take many photos of the inside. Enjoy! It is a beautiful venue!