Love Cake Interview

In the wedding industry I am continually meeting amazing business owners with incredible stories and backgrounds. So I've decided to start a new blog series, featuring local event professionals in the Triangle area. These pieces will be a little peek into the lives of the my fellow business owners, a little bit about them and

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2016 in Review

Well I can't believe 2016 is at an end.... I'll be ringing in the new year at a wedding (of course), and 2017 is already shaping up to be a great year! It's been a whirlwind of a first year for Emily Katherine Events, and I'm excitedly planning and looking forward to all the events in

Blue & White Wedding

The first time I spoke with Caroline Cash (owner of The Prettiest Pieces) we were already talking about doing a shoot together. I asked her if there was anything in particular she was dying to showcase, and when she mentioned her blue and white collection I knew we had our winner. And then I was

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Wedding Video

Wedding videos are the best!!! And I'm only a little bit biased (I did spend 4+ years as a wedding videographer). But seriously, I 100% recommend hiring a videographer in addition to your photographer. I said in addition to, not instead of! They are two completely different media, and one cannot replace the other.

Board Game Themed Wedding

Celebration of Love Catherine and Rohit are getting married in India this November, but earlier this summer we celebrated their commitment in Durham at Duke Gardens. Fondly referred to as "Wedding Part 1", this summer garden ceremony was their state-side celebration of love, shared with their closest family and friends. Duke Gardens was the perfect

Celebration, Loss, and Grief

Today's guest blogger is a phenomenal women, whom I have had the pleasure of knowing for about a year now. Nancy Loeffler is a grief journey-guide. She helps others navigate through difficult times in their lives, by helping them to accept and process their grief. As a wedding planner I've seen brides honor loved ones at their

Winston Salem Wedding

Backyard Wedding When Hanna told me she was having her DIY wedding in her parent's backyard, I was eager to help. She had her day pretty much planned out, with family and friends helping with the decor and details. And boy, does Hanna have an eye for design! She even created her own invitations and

Night at the Museum

Bridal Open House I recently had the pleasure of working with the North Carolina Museum of History to organize their summer bridal open house. I loved working with Cheri, the museum's special events director, and all the awesome vendors who helped showcase the museum's beautiful event space. Local Triangle wedding vendors came together to showcase their

4 Questions To Ask Your Makeup Artist

Today I want to share with you something exciting... Emily Katherine Events' first guest blogger! I've been working with some amazing wedding professionals to bring you even more content to satisfy your wedding cravings. My goal with these guest posts is simple. To bring you different ideas and viewpoints as you embark on the exciting process of