Charleston Area
Wedding Vendors
Spellbound by a gospel song? Delighted by a sweet bite? Romanced by the first dance? Handcrafted details give a wedding its magic moments, and these specialty vendors turn your personality and vision into perfect memories.
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Voted Charleston’s #1 Caterer for 17 years in a row from The Charleston City Paper Cru Catering offers full service customized catering for events of all sizes. Cru Catering can create a tailored menu perfect for your event.
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Good Food Catering brings the food you love to the places that inspire you, providing restaurant quality cuisine and exceptional service for private events. Personalized from menu design and planning to seamless execution. From French and Asian flavors to classic Charleston recipes.
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Cupcake DownSouth would be honored to be a part of your bridal festivities. Our cupcakes add that special twist to every event. Our mini cupcakes and cake pops are the perfect favor to leave a lasting memory. Contact our Wedding Coordinator today! WeddingCoordinator@FreshCupcakes.com
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We take pride in being forward thinkers as well as constant innovators by bringing unmatched technical skills and expertise to each event using lighting, sound and video to enhance and amplify the natural beauty of every occasion.
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Whether it's a wedding for 100 or 1,000 guests, our award-winning staff at BLOOM, located at Belmond Charleston Place, specializes in making your floral dreams a reality. We can create romantic, garden-inspired designs or minimalist artistic expressions that interpret your design philosophy.
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With ten years' experience playing bluegrass and traditional American music around Charleston and a friendly yet energetic stage presence, the Bluestone Ramblers are perfect for your Lowcountry-style rehearsal dinner, BBQ, or oyster roast. Also available for wedding ceremonies, receptions, and private parties.
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Located inside the Charleston Market, Gold Creations has provided personalized gifts for over 40 years. Our 14k Gold and Sterling Silver collections including Charleston Rice Beads and engraved Monogram pieces. From your bridesmaids to flower girl, we have the perfect gifts!
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Loluma incorporates your unique style and vision to create exquisite wedding floral designs. From the ceremony to the reception flowers, we create beautifully cohesive and exquisitely timeless looks to perfectly match each bride’s taste. Our attention to detail and quality are the hallmarks of a Loluma wedding.
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Cru Bar is proud to offer bartending services for your event. Our catering directors and chefs have extensive knowledge of wine and can even create a signature drink for your wedding, reception, private affair or banquets.
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We take pride in being forward thinkers as well as constant innovators by bringing unmatched technical skills and expertise to each event using lighting, sound and video to enhance and amplify the natural beauty of every occasion.
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Croghan’s Jewel Box has been serving Charleston brides for generations. We offer our services to the bride and groom with ring selection, and we have beautiful attendants’ gifts for the wedding party. A bridal registry is also available.
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Salthouse has deep roots in Charleston's culinary soil. Local, regional and globally sourced fresh, seasonal ingredients; innovative farm-to-fork creations. Petite canapés, hors d'oeuvres stations, family style or plated dinner service. Salthouse caters the parties you want to attend.
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Distinctive Events provides the most customized and creative inventory of wedding design, décor and specialty rental items in the Charleston area. From lounge furniture to draping, custom lighting to exquisite floral, we have all you need to create the perfect vision for your wedding.
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The Engaging Events floral team can bring your vision to life, or help you create a design that is "Uniquely You". We work with your budget creating floral pieces that are memorable and timeless. Every event is personalized down to the very last petal!
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Home Team BBQ has private event space in West Ashley and downtown. They offer full-service, customizable menus for on and offsite events. Signature dishes feature barbecue, including brisket, dry rubbed St. Louis ribs, sausages, chicken and NC-style pork butts.
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Dana Cubbage specializes in timeless, vibrant, editorial wedding + engagement photography for fabulous couples. Providing every couple with stunning images and an amazing client experience from beginning to end is her goal, because she believes they don’t deserve anything less!
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My passion is capturing how you felt on your wedding day in addition to how beautiful you look! Capturing those precious emotions in an artistic way and in beautiful light is what creates fine art!
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Voted "Charleston's Best Florist" 15 straight years, Tiger Lily is an award-winning, nationally recognized florist. Visit our websites for inspiration, then call or email our Wedding Team to chat about your event. Locations Downtown Charleston and Kiawah Island.
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Registering at The Boutique has been a Charleston tradition for generations. Our bridal registry accommodates brides from all over the country, and includes items such as fine china and porcelain, stemware, flatware, serving pieces and trousseau pieces as well.
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A top wedding DJ in Charleston, offering an exceptional DJ experience for weddings throughout the Lowcountry without the cheese and gimmicks. Unlike most DJ companies which have numerous staff, here you’ll meet with Mike, you’ll plan your wedding music with Mike, and Mike will be your DJ.
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We are Charleston's oldest bartending service started in 1978 having satisfied many happy brides over the years with different bar plans and competitive rates to meet your budget. Our staff are fully insured TIPS trained professionals for your protection.
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Custom event floral design and rentals from the team at Frampton's Flowers. Creative ideas, personal service, and stunning design for weddings and events of all shapes and sizes from experienced and professional designers.
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Passion for my Craft. Personalized Care for my Clients. Rick Dean and his team capturing all of your cherished moments with a calming personality, allowing you to love the experience of your wedding day. Magic unfolds. Memories are forever.
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From solo guitarist or electric violinist to string quartet or wedding orchestra. The Charleston Virtuosi offers an intimate experience with a wide arrange of styles including Classical, Jazz and Bluegrass. Watch our 100+ YouTube Videos.
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Kate Thornton's focus is photojournalism, producing elegant candids in black & white and color. Her goal is to create a relaxed atmosphere that results in natural, intimate and beautiful images. Her photographs regularly appear in The NY Times, Nation Geographic Traveler Magazine, and Charleston Weddings Magazine.
Brick Lane Catering
Brick Lane Catering works with each couple individually to create a menu that is specific to their personal tastes, needs and budget. Using creative, fresh, and local ingredients let us bring your catering visions to life!
Candlefish
Candlefish is a candle-making workshop & boutique. Our workshop crafts customized wedding candles perfect for wedding favors and hosts candle-making workshops for bachelorette parties. Or, bring the experience of scent exploration to your wedding with our mobile candle library!
DJ Jake B with Electric Violinist Peter Kiral
DJ Jake B with Electric Violinist Peter K is not your typical Wedding DJ. Let us entertain your guest with a live award winning violinist and famous Charleston DJ! Will have your wedding guest dancing, ensuring your wedding to be most memorable & unique!
Gentry Bourbon
Charleston’s Bourbon begins in Kentucky and is bottled right here in the holy city. Smooth hints of vanilla with a light mocha char finish. Makes for the perfect groomsmen gift.
Gray Line Bus Tour of Charleston
Simplify your event transportation by planning with Gray Line of Charleston. From hotel to the Big Event, we offer 8 climate controlled mini-coaches that are carefully maintained. Gray Line of Charleston will get you and your guests to the event on time!
Leigh Webber Photography
Leigh Webber is an underwater, lifestyle and wedding photographer based in Charleston, SC who lives by the mantra, "Collect moments, not things."
Macaroon Boutique
Macaroon Boutique Est. 2010. Follow your nose to this authentic pastries' paradise, a mouthful of heaven, all their pastries & chocolate are made on premises daily, fresh & delicious. So much talent & love in all that they are baking. Indulge yourself!
Official Charleston Area Visitor Guides
The perfect resource to welcome your guests to Charleston! Pick up a bulk order to fill your welcome bags, or send us your out-of-town guest list and we'll mail the guides directly to them to build excitement! Email mguerry@explorecharleston.com for details.
The Preservation Society of Charleston Shop
The story of Charleston is well told through the history of its artisans. The Preservation Society of Charleston Shop is proud to carry a variety of local "makers" who continue the legacy of Charleston’s past today.