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Chic Modern Wedding Venue: The Westin At The Woodlands

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Venue: The Westin at The Woodlands | Photo: Joan Tilton Photography
All the tranquil green loveliness of The Woodlands, but with a sophisticated, urban-chic edge: That’s The Westin at The Woodlands. We’re turning our spotlight on this versatile, modern wedding venue this week, and all it has to offer Houston couples!
Dreaming of an elegant rooftop wedding with shimmering skyline views?

The Westin at The Woodlands can accommodate your vision, and make your sunset or starlight ceremony a picture-perfect reality.

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Venue: The Westin at The Woodlands | Photo: Marco Wang Photography
Looking for a ballroom to accommodate all of your most-loved family members, friends and associates?

The Westin at The Woodlands has a handful of beautiful indoor wedding reception spaces to choose from. You’ll also get the unique advantage of a dedicated wedding coordinator, and a culinary staff who’ll make sure your guests enjoy a superb dining experience, whether you opt for small plates and wine pairings, interactive stations or a classic sit-down reception dinner.

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Venue: The Westin at The Woodlands | Photo: The Cotton Collective
Envisioning a destination-like wedding experience, without the challenges of destination travel?

The Westin at The Woodlands is the perfect spot to gather all of your guests, both out-of-towners and Houston locals, for a full weekend of wedding fun! Guests can take their pick of luxurious rooms and suites, and, in their leisure hours, enjoy craft cocktails poolside at the hotel’s swank Como Social Club, authentic regional Italian cuisine at Sorriso Modern Italian Kitchen, and awesome shopping, waterside lounging and more, in the hotel’s Woodlands Waterway location. Have your rehearsal dinner and post-wedding brunch in totally distinct, beautiful spaces, without ever leaving the property! The Westin at The Woodlands can help you plan every detail, for an amazing resort-style wedding experience, just a short drive from downtown Houston. Contact The Westin’s wedding pros today to schedule your tour, and find out for yourself all that this beautifully appointed modern wedding venue has to offer. And make sure to tell them you found them at Weddings in Houston!

Black, Ivory & Gold Wedding at Chateau Cocomar by Civic Photos

This week, as all of us take shelter, rebuild and regroup from the unprecedented deluge of Hurricane Harvey, and take stock of everything that is dear and precious to us, we will be sharing some of our favorite weddings of the last few years. If you need an escape, a moment of peace, a reminder of the importance of family, friends and, above all, love, please settle in, snuggle down and join us. And once the storm clouds clear, and the water recedes, let us know what we can do to help you. We are all in this together. #BeStrongHouston #LoveConquersAll

Sometimes your high school love turns into forever. Just ask Houston bride, Lynnette, who married her high school boyfriend, Marco. “We met in high school math class in 2006,” says Lynnette. “We exchanged numbers and have been dating ever since.”

Every Christmas Lynnette’s family holds an anniversary party for her parents — but little did she know that their 30th anniversary had something special in store for her as well. During the celebration, Marco made a special toast for Lynnette’s parents, congratulated them, turned around and said, “I think I am ready to start my own journey today.” He got down on one knee, and the rest was history.

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The lovebirds then began to plan their celebration at Chateau Cocomar. Lynnette and Marco wanted a modern, chic theme, and got exactly that thanks to Keisha’s Kreations. The colors ivory, black and hints of gold set the tone for an elegant evening.

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Lynnette walked down the aisle in style wearing a gorgeous fit-and-flare gown from Brickhouse Bridal.

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We couldn’t be happier for these two! Thanks Civic Photos for the lovely photos. Keep scrolling for more!

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Photos: Civic Photos | Venue: Chateau Cocomar | Bridesmaids Dresses: Houston Bridal Gallery | Flowers, Decor & Rentals: Keisha’s Kreations | Catering: Cafe Natalie | Wedding Cake: Cakes by Gina

Modern Springtime Tent Wedding by Adam Nyholt

Good friends find your keys for you. A best friend finds your future husband for you! That’s what Caroline did for Kathleen, by creating a Match.com account for her bestie…and finding Nick. Although Kathleen wasn’t keen on meeting anyone online, she promised Caroline that she would meet her friend’s boyfriend-material pick, but she couldn’t have known that she and her Match match would end up talking for hours on their first date, until the restaurant shut down, and eventually become an inseparable couple. Fast forward to Kathleen and Nick’s classic-with-a-modern-twist tent wedding, where 210 of their loved ones gathered to witness them tie the knot, then danced the night away beneath a bountiful floral chandelier. Their palette of blush, pink, white and yellow brought to life their vision of a springtime garden wedding, while late-night favors of Whataburger honey-chicken biscuits brought nourishment to guests upon their departure. Thanks, Adam Nyholt, for the lovely photos!

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Photos: Adam Nyholt | Registry: Bering’s