Category archives: Weddings

North Carolina Arboretum Wedding in Spring

Shae + Doc had a beautiful North Carolina Arboretum wedding in May. These two creative cuties love design and art,  craft beer, and their adorable daschund Stewy. As dog people ourselves, we were glad he was able to attend the wedding (in style we might add)! Sunny weather and a verdant venue make for a perfect destination wedding in Asheville. But a bride and groom's[...]

Crest Center & Pavilion Wedding

Crest Center & Pavilion Wedding

Jennie and Andy had an epic destination wedding at Crest Center & Pavilion in Asheville, NC. The impeccable design was by planner Weddings with Tara, florist Two Buds and a Blossom, and Ruth & Ranshaw, who crafted the cake and yummy sweet treats! It's always a thrill to photograph Jewish wedding traditions such as the breaking of the glass, the Hora, and Ketub[...]

Downtown Asheville Wedding, Christon + Nik

"Hello". No, that's not Adele crooning, it's us, the artists still known as Derek + Kristi aka Fete Photography! 2015 has been an exceptional year. We just wrapped up our last wedding of the season and now it's time to hop back on the blog train and show off our beautiful clients' celebrations. We're incredibly blessed to have added 30 new couples to the Fête family t[...]

Brevard Music Center Wedding in North Carolina

This adorable couple had their destination wedding at the Brevard Music Center in western North Carolina. The venue hosts numerous musical events throughout the year and is located on 180 acres nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Mac and Garrett traveled to Brevard during their college years to attend many concerts and fell in love with the scenery and smal[...]

Highland Brewing Company Wedding

We adore this bride and groom. Katie and Ryan had a Highland Brewing Company wedding in Asheville. Our city loves its local breweries and beer is a big attraction to many who visit and live here. Aside from being really good-looking, these two are so kindhearted and a joy to be around. It was a privilege to photograph their love and affection for each other! Katie and[...]

Fontaine Vineyards Wedding in Marshall, NC

Desirea & Travis got married on a gorgeous spring day in April at Fontaine Vineyards in Marshall, North Carolina. This wedding is replete with adorable DIY details from the hand-painted book covers and centerpieces on each table to the floral arrangements and flower crown adorned by the bride. We especially love the wooden cake topper Desirea painted herself!

Destination Wedding at Biltmore Estate

Emily and Brad had a destination wedding at Biltmore Estate in Asheville. We love getting to work with clients who travel to our hometown to get married. Which is quite a few :)This fetching couple chose Biltmore's Champagne Cellar for their ceremony and reception. They incorporated wine into the theme by using an actual wine bottle as their guest book! The custom[...]

Inn on Biltmore & Deerpark Wedding

Jessica and Jon had a destination wedding at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville. The outdoor ceremony at the Inn on Biltmore boasted mountain views with pristine blue skies. The lively reception followed at Deerpark. Jessica looked flawless in her couture wedding gown. Seriously stunning bride with impeccable taste. Thanks so much to Events by Kiersa for keeping the day[...]

Grove Park Inn Country Club Wedding

Happy New Year! We hope everyone had a wonderful 2014. We can't wait for all your upcoming weddings in 2015 but we still have spectacular events from last year to share. First up is Phil and Whitney's Omni Resorts Grove Park Inn country club wedding in Asheville, NC. This historic hotel was the perfect venue for their destination wedding. We especially adore the invit[...]

Antler Hill Barn Wedding Rehearsal Dinner

We can't wait to show you Jessica and Jon's Biltmore wedding from September, but we just had to share this cozy Antler Hill Barn rehearsal dinner first. It's the perfect venue for a rustic event. Complete with bluegrass music, corn hole, croquet, a big bonfire and s'mores. What a fantastic pre-wedding celebration in the mountains of Asheville. If you find yourself sin[...]

Asheville Wedding at NC Arboretum

Asheville Wedding at NC Arboretum

Andrea and Marc had an Asheville wedding at the NC Arboretum and we were blessed to be part of it. Andrea looked so lovely in her custom dress by local Asheville designer Susan Stowell. The couple loves swing dancing so the dress was very fitting as Andrea whirled around during their first swing dance. All the table decorations were DIY and the flowers were done by th[...]

Black Mountain, NC Wedding

Black Mountain, NC Wedding

Krista and Jonathan's Black Mountain, NC wedding was a joy to photograph. Black Mountain is a beautiful area outside of Asheville. The groomsmen started off at Lake Tomahawk with some portraits that included Jonathan's favorite beverage, Cheerwine -- a North Carolina classic! It's always awesome having a groom that's so willing and eager to take pictures throughout th[...]