Palm Beach Elegance for the Merrimon Wynne House Bridal Showcase

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I’m over the moon ecstatic to share a few sneak peeks from the Merrimon Wynne summer bridal showcase that Stephanie Shaul Events had the opportunity to plan and design just the other day! You can read all about my design inspiration, palette, and vision here, and it’s one of the best feelings in the world to see it all brought to life and captured so exquisitely by Adelyn Boling! I am so proud of how each and every detail came to life for the event and for the couples and families who were able to attend, and I think it’s inspiring Palm Beach elegance at its finest.

From start to finish, it was incredible day filled with so much joy and beauty! Being able to plan and design the main house and the lawn for the Merrimon Wynne House bridal showcase was a total dream come true, and I’ve had the best time dreaming up so many bespoke, marvelous, and memorable details over the last couple months. I simply love what I get to do and the wonderful people I get to do it with! This old world Palm Beach elegance is brought to life in many ways but especially through the styled tabletop that I absolutely loved designing. With breezy island hints with an understated, glam sophistication, touches of rattan and relaxed stripes, juicy hues in the perfect late-summer palette, lush florals and colorful taper candles, gorgeous blue patterned plates, this design is vintage Palm Beach elegance in a fresh, polished, and fun way for brides today. What a fun, fun day meeting so many lovely people and working with an incredible team! I’m really grateful to each partner who contributed to the event and to the details of the day; they’re so passionate and talented at what they do.

Can you believe these are just a few sneak peeks?! I can’t stop scrolling through the gallery and audibly gasping at the sheer beauty, and we’re all so excited to share so much more!

Planning, design, and styling Stephanie Shaul Events

Photography Adelyn Boling

Venue Merrimon Wynne House

Florals New Creations Flowers

Rentals Cottage Luxe

Rentals Party Reflections

Catering HL Catering

Signage + calligraphy Ivy and Linen Design

Cake The Cupcake Shoppe

Hair + makeup Mena Garcia Beauty

Gowns Coastal Knot

all photos by Adelyln Boling

Old World Palm Beach Elegance for the Merrimon Wynne Bridal Showcase

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The Merrimon-Wynne House 2019 summer bridal showcase is this Sunday, August 18th from 1:00 – 4:00pm, and I am so, so excited for this magical day to unfold! You can read all about the event here (and purchase tickets here – there’s just a few remaining!).

I’m so excited to share what I’ve dreamt up and designed for the main house and the lawn: old world Palm Beach elegance brought to life through dreamy, lush floral installations, the most incredible menu and unique stations, live bride and groom models in gorgeous gowns, lounges galore, a trio of stunning cakes, bespoke signage, an inspired styled tabletop, fun touches and surprises for all of the guests, and so much more with a true dream team of vendor friends. With breezy island hints with an understated, glam sophistication, touches of rattan and relaxed stripes, juicy hues in the perfect late-summer palette, and a plethora of colorful florals, this design is vintage Palm Beach elegance in a fresh, polished, and fun way for brides today!

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I’ve been busy this summer creating the most gorgeous, unique, fun design to bring to life alongside some truly spectacular local vendors — and let me just say, I couldn’t be more excited about this bespoke design I’ve  dreamt up! I haven’t been this fired up about a custom design in a while, and it’s going to be phenomenal and so inspiring. There are two incredible vendors from each category (wedding planner and designer, caterer, florist, bakery, etc): one in the main house (where my team and I will be) and one in the carriage house. It’s a chance to see the work of some of the best wedding vendors in Raleigh, and I’m honored to be included. Among many other vendors, I’m ecstatic to be working with HL CateringNew Creations FlowersCottage LuxeThe Cupcake ShoppeIvy and Linen DesignCoastal Knot Bridal, and more!

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We’d love for you to join us this Sunday! All ticket proceeds will be donated to a local charity, and Stephanie Shaul Events is very proud to be sponsoring this event. You should definitely come — future brides and grooms, current and past Merrimon Wynne couples and families, local vendors and friends… everyone! I would absolutely love to see/meet you and show you a beautifully, creatively transformed space at the most stunning venue in Raleigh.

all design boards created and designed by Stephanie Shaul Events