Join The NotWedding Party

The Not Wedding

Have you lovelies heard of The NotWedding? If not, it’s time you have! Complete with dinner and drinks, an emotional ceremony + a dance-party reception, The NotWedding has become a killer alternative to a bridal show. The hand-selected vendors perform their services as they would at a real wedding, and the “wedding guests” get to hear the music, taste the cakes, + smell the flowers… while enjoying a night of great food, dancing + surprises, leaving brides-to-be saying “I want my wedding to be just like that!”

For brides and grooms, the event serves as a source of inspiration, a resource in finding trusted wedding vendors and an emotional reminder to plan for what comes after the wedding: a marriage! For participating wedding vendors, the event exposes their business to new referral sources, while also exposing each vendor to a wealth of inspiration, resources + confidence to take their business to the next level. Pretty rad, right?!

See a snippet of what The NotWedding event is like in the pretty images below…

The Not Wedding

The Not Wedding

The Not Wedding

Looks pretty fun, right?!

credits from event photos seen in post photography: Angela Cox Photography, Izzy Hudgins Photography and Lime Green Photography // coordination + event design: Ashley Nicole Events // jewelry: Birdsong Designs // logistics: Bowtied // transportation: Charleston Black Cab Company // entertainment: Charleston Groove Factory // dessert: Cupcake // makeup: Dannon K Collard // travel solution: Destination Wedding Experts // event rentals: Event DRS // vintage rentals + event design: Ever Thine Vintage Rentals // wedding dress: Fabulous Frocks of Charleston // alcohol sponsor: Ferrari // groom + groomsmen accessories and flower girl dress: French Knot Studios // venue + catering: Historic Rice Mill Building and Good Food Catering // drapery: JLV Creative // paper flags + Banners: Liddabits Design Shop // videography: Low Country Wedding Films // bridesmaid attire: Maude Couture // floral + event design: Mimi Nicole Events // stationery: Miss Wyolene // pew rental: P.E.W.S. // hair styling: Pastel // floral + event design: Statice Floral Couture


So how can you join the party? One of three awesome ways:

Are you engaged? Attend an event!
In the wedding industry? Apply to be a vendor!
Looking for PR or event experience? Be a Brand Ambassador!

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  1. I was so disappointed that I didn’t get to attend the recent Charleston show to get some last minute ideas for my November wedding; I didn’t even know about it until THE DAY of the show. Total bummer for me but I heard it was a great time!!

  2. Great post, the photos look fantastic.

  3. Wow, that sounds like so much fun!


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