This particular venue holds a very special place in my heart. Not only did I have one of my first coordinations in Charleston at this venue, but I also had PopUp Dinner Charleston out here. (See my story about PopUp Dinners here.) Hyde Park Polo Club is like a blank slate. There are endless options of things you can do at this place and it has beautiful views and creatures to let your eyes wander over. This bride decided to hold her ceremony in front of the farm's main barn while holding the reception...

This past week, Megan, a fellow coordinator at Ooh! Events, and I had the privilege of being featured on ABC News 4- Charleston's Lowcountry Live segment. (Just call me Cayleigh Couric, please!) It was baby week on their live talk show and they asked us to come in and talk about baby shower ideas. When we were approached about this series, we got straight to thinking of what our themes were going to be. Naturally, I picked a little girl party where I decided to do a "Shake, Rattle, and Roll" theme...

The definition for organic is: denoting a relation between elements of something such that they fit together harmoniously as necessary parts of a whole. This adjective perfectly describes the love between Shane and Samantha as well as the event's overall feel. First, how the happy couple met. For Samantha's older sister's wedding, Sam was of course the MOH (maid of honor, for those of you who are still learning the hidden terminology) and Shane was one of the groom's groomsmen. When Shane saw the vivacious and flamboyant Sam walking down the aisle to...

Although I have become a lead wedding coordinator at Ooh! Events, I still enjoy assisting on some of our other coordinator's events. This wedding is a perfect example. The different textures that were intermixed to create this preppy event were to die for. With seersucker napkins, mint julep cups to hold the variety of flowers, and the mixture of different table linens, created a cohesive design that satisfied the couple's dreams. Even the escort cards had different fonts on each to add flare to the paper goods. (And can I mention, those...