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It’s All In The Details, The Wedding Details

It’s all in the details…and some of the brides that have celebrated their weddings at Warner Hall have come up with the most interesting details that pull their wedding ceremony and reception together. Enjoy this photo collection of some of the cute, whimsical and creative wedding details we’ve seen here over the years. Maybe they’ll give you or a bride you know some ideas!

wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

A celebration of family through the years in images surrounds a tree near the ceremony site at Warner Hall. Photo courtesy of David Schwartz Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

Yes, even the dogs get a special detail, a special outfit, for the special day! Photo courtesy of David Schwartz Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

Nothing say southern plantation wedding in Virginia like a Mason jar. Photo courtesy of David Schwartz Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

A very creative guest book. Guests put their names on a leaf for a tree that the bride and groom then hung in their home. Photo courtesy of David Schwartz Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

Just hand out the programs for the ceremony? Not this bride and groom. They welcomed guests with a special luggage display. Photo from the Warner Hall collection!

wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

So perfect! Seating assignments for the reception were set out, but with an order! Find your seat…but your spot is on the dance floor! Photo from the Warner Hall collection!

wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

When you have a grand southern plantation wedding, especially one at Warner Hall where there are more than 30 acres, a nice directional guide adds flair…and usefulness! Photo from the Warner Hall collection!

wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

As two families become one, please choose a seat, not a side. How welcoming this sign was for the ceremony. Photo courtesy of Kristi McKeag Photography. http://kristimckeagphotography.com/

wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

This guest book had friends and loved ones sign a map that the couple hung in their home. Photo courtesy of Kristi McKeag Photography. http://kristimckeagphotography.com/

wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

Wine lovers…check this one out. This couple used some of their favorite wines to help mark the tables, all named accordingly. Photo courtesy of Catie’s Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

To match the wine bottle table markers above, this bride used corks from the vineyards themselves for name placeholders. Photo courtesy of Catie’s Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

Yes…you do drive by the cornfields to get to Warner Hall, a true Virginia, southern plantation. So a good sign is needed! Photo courtesy of Catie’s Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

When it comes to a wedding, lace and beads are classic. Photo courtesy of Michael and Carina Photography.
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wedding reception and ceremony details southern plantation wedding

Rugged and classic, that describes this wonderful directional sign leading to Warner Hall. Photo courtesy of Michael and Carina Photography.
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