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Wedding Rentals & Flowers Showroom Opening

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Linens, Chairs, Chair Cushions & Table: EB Inc. Event Rentals & Design | Flowers: Dream Bouquet | Concept & Design: A Day To Remember | Tabletop Items: Bering’s | Venue: Briscoe Manor | Photo: Eri Reyna Photography
One beautiful event design showroom, two distinctly fabulous Houston wedding professionals: On Wednesday, Feb. 27, top Houston wedding rentals firm EB Inc. and floral design company Dream Bouquet will host the grand opening of their brand-new joint showroom. Weddings in Houston will be there…will you?

With “everyone so busy these days,” the companies’ joint showroom gives to-be-weds “an opportunity to visit with two essential vendors at one location, optimizing their time spent wedding planning,” notes acclaimed Houston florist Rebekah Edwards Cunningham, owner of Dream Bouquet. EB Inc. owner Jill Vidal-Raines, CPCE, adds: “We’re fulfilling two different needs, and capitalizing on a great location.” Click here to read the rest of this post »

10 Tips For Houston Outdoor Weddings

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Venue: Magnolia Meadows

Outdoor Houston weddings can be a risky proposition, for all kinds of reasons. But with the right venue, and options for both outdoor “I do’s” and climate-controlled festivities, you can enjoy nature’s backdrop, with a reassuring backup. You can start by asking these questions: Click here to read the rest of this post »

Rustic Autumn Wedding At Briscoe Manor

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With a partner as sweet as Robert, it’s no wonder why Leslie said, “Yes,” to him. “He proposed at our home on Christmas Eve before being joined by family. He wanted us to each open one gift that night, so I suspected something was up,” recalled Leslie. “I opened a photo album that had ‘The Mays’ engraved on the front. The album was filled with pictures of us, and the last page had an insert that read ‘Engagement photo?'” Awww. Their rustic autumn wedding at picturesque Briscoe Manor had everything we love: lush, bright florals; outdoor “I do’s;” and tons of candlelight at a party that lasted deep into the night. Following their moonlit ceremony, the newlyweds, along with 150 of their closest family and friends, feasted on pecan smoked pork loin with truffle mustard and chicken with Kentucky Bourbon teriyaki. Uh…yum! Congratulations to you both, Leslie and Robert, and may you enjoy a lifetime of love and happiness!

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“Rustic Autumn Wedding At Briscoe Manor” Photography: Evoke Photography – Spotlight Vendors: Venue: Briscoe Manor | Makeup: Kiss And Makeup Houston

Contributors: Edible Moments, Fresh Blooms of Houston, Behind the Bash, Weddings By Debbie, DJU Entertainment

6 Texas Destination Wedding Venues Near Houston

Forget passports, plane fares and complicated travel logistics…these six Texas destination wedding venues offer a full weekend wedding experience, just a short drive away from downtown Houston.

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Venue: Briscoe Manor | Photo: Mustard Seed Photography

1. BRISCOE MANOR

SAY I DO: Nestled among pecan and oak trees on a serene 50-acre estate whose history dates back to the early 19th century, Richmond’s Briscoe Manor welcomes couples to say their vows in a stately limestone chapel (the photo ops are out of this world!), and invites celebrants to take full advantage of Click here to read the rest of this post »

Briscoe Manor Weddings: Where Rustic and Regal Converge

Set amidst the sprawling, picturesque ranchlands of Richmond, Texas, is a very special venue, tailor made for your very special occasion. With its long history as a working cattle ranch (originally purchased by William Andrus, one of Stephen F. Austin’s first colonists!), and its magnificent limestone chapel, peaceful courtyards and versatile ballroom, Briscoe Manor is the perfect site for an elegant Texas wedding with sublime ease and charm. And when we say ease, we mean ease: Briscoe Manor ain’t just beautiful, it also offers in-house wedding coordination, lighting, superb catering—even photo booths and fireworks! We’ll be spotlighting this stunning Houston-area site all week; meanwhile check out our photos from Allison and Clark’s ga-ga-gorgeous Briscoe Manor wedding. Looking to wed real quick-like, with a minimum of fuss and a maximum of fabulousness? Contact Briscoe Manor online or at 281.238.4700 TODAY to take advantage of limited-availability December “Fall Special” wedding dates. A couple are still open…but not for long!

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Photos: Katie Lamb Photography