Navy, Pink And Gold Iron Manor Wedding By Civic Photos

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Venue: Iron Manor | Photo: Civic Photos

Not only is this our very first featured Iron Manor wedding…but it’s also got one of the sweetest courtship stories we’ve heard! Ruben and Axxa first met when he was 14 and she was 15, at a church summer camp. But the two shared a platonic friendship for six years before Axxa realized her true feelings for the man who would one day become her husband. For Ruben, the “a-ha” moment had come along a bit earlier in their friendship. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Hot New Hotel: Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village

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All Photos: Courtesy Of Marriott CityPlace At Springwoods Village
Houston’s newest “good living” destination is also home to the area’s hottest new hotel: Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village. We’ve got the scoop on this super-chic new wedding venue…plus an exclusive special offer for 2020 weddings!

Located just a stone’s throw from The Woodlands, and 30 minutes from downtown Houston, Springwoods Village is fast becoming the Houston area’s most coveted new location for luxurious living in a lush natural landscape. So it’s no surprise that this 60-acre nature preserve has produced the perfect space for glamorous weddings in a serene, spectacular setting. Behold Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village, featuring lavish ballrooms, sophisticated chandeliers, contemporary furnishings and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a sparkling waterscape! Click here to read the rest of this post »

Chateau Cocomar Opens In Grand Style

In what just may have been the most hotly anticipated Houston wedding venue debut in as long as we can remember, Chateau Cocomar celebrated its grand opening on Friday, July 27. And let’s just say the magnificent Moulin-Rouge-theme bash proved it was worth the wait. The magnificent chandeliers! The soaring arches! The acres and acres  of gleaming, gorgeous marble! Taking all this stunning space and transforming it into a wonderland of event possibilities—with a titillating turn-of-the-century-French-cabaret edge—were some exceptional Houston vendors, helmed by planner extraordinaire Aurora Perez-Smith of Occasio Productions, and including Bright Star Productions (lighting), Elegant Beginnings (linens) and Cordua Catering (cuisine), among others. Feast your eyes on these fabulous event photos from J. Cogliandro—and take a couple of minutes to check out the terrific video clip by Dakine Films. We have no doubt that prime dates for this beautiful venue will fill FAST…so if you’re thinking le chateau may just be the perfect Houston wedding site for the day and night of your dreams, we suggest scheduling your tour tout de suite!

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Photos: J. Cogliandro Photography ~ Video: Dakine Films ~ Event Planning & Favors: Occasio Productions ~ Lighting: DJ’s Unlimited & Bright Star Productions ~ Linens: Elegant Beginnings ~ Floral & Décor: Special Arrangements ~ Lounge Seating: Swift & Co. ~ Invitations & Menu Cards: Katie & Co. ~ Venue & Beverages: Chateau Cocomar

Chateau Cocomar’s Grand Opening from DAKINE FILMS on Vimeo.