Category Archives: A Wedding with Grace

Modern, Fall Inspired Downtown St. Pete Wedding Shoot | Poynter Institute

This Autumnal wedding inspiration shoot combines modern and minimalist details with a hidden gem of a venue in downtown St. Pete. The planning and design team at Winsor Event Studio worked to complement the one-of-a-kind architecture of The Poynter Institute in a way that would appeal to any contemporary couple seeking an interesting event space...

Luxurious Gold and Red Siesta Key Beach Wedding | Cottage on the Rocks

Jaeda and John’s glamorous Siesta Key wedding brought modern elegance to the beaches through a combination of saturated floral arrangements, contemporary glass, acrylic elements, and luxurious gold finishes. The Sarasota couple originally envisioned a Key West wedding, but ultimately decided to translate that vision to a local venue in their hometown. They chose a color...

Romantic Blue Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Ritz Carlton Sarasota

Jen and Geoff’s waterfront Sarasota wedding highlighted the sunshine state’s natural beauty with a simple and elegant aesthetic. The Florida destination wedding incorporated a blue color palette that was inspired by the colors of the coast. “Everyone felt like they were on a tropical vacation. We had our wedding in October, but we are used...

Tropical Coastal Chic Destination Sarasota Wedding | The Resort at Longboat Key Club

Stephanie and Evan love vacationing at Anna Maria Island and that affinity for Florida style translated into their champagne, gold, and ivory destination Sarasota wedding. “Our wedding would be described as coastal chic. I wanted a classy, romantic, traditional look without losing the feel of being in a tropical setting,” the bride shared. “Some of...

Classic Blush Pink Garden Courtyard Wedding | Ritz Carlton Sarasota

Rochelle and Che’s intimate Sarasota wedding embraced the serene Florida coastline with a waterfront celebration nestled amongst hovering palm trees. Transforming their ballroom with blush pink details and lit candles, the bride and groom invited friends and family from all over to witness their winter nuptials. “I didn’t necessarily have a particular theme in mind,...

Romantic Rose, Mauve, and Navy Blue Sarasota Waterfront Wedding | The Resort at Longboat Key Club

  Kiki and Alex’s romantic Sarasota wedding combined chic rustic details with gorgeous waterfront views for a stunning celebration that was nothing less than swoon-worthy. Featuring a color palette of rose, mauve, and navy blue, the bride and groom made sure the little details shined throughout their day. “Our theme was a mix between something...

Burgundy Downtown St. Pete Indian Fusion Wedding | Museum of Fine Arts

  Seeta and Josh’s downtown St. Pete Indian fusion wedding was filled with a rich color palette of dark blue, burgundy and cream. The bride chose red as a nod to her Indian heritage, complimented by navy groomsmen suits. “Josh and I are truly an east meets west couple. He hails from Merry Ol’ England...

Elegant, Rustic Outdoor Sarasota Barn Wedding | Rafter J Ranch

Rustic Outdoor Sarasota Wedding | Rafter J Ranch Barn Wedding  Karrie and Nate’s outdoor rustic Sarasota barn wedding featured a country chic theme with a mint, navy blue, silver and ivory color palette. Their wedding had a special twist to it, as the entire wedding was donated to the couple by area Sarasota wedding vendors. “Call...

Elegant Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Ca d’Zan Ringling Mansion

Elegant Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Ca d’Zan Ringling Mansion Wedding Adrian and John’s Sarasota wedding featured an intimate ceremony with stunning waterfront views atop the Ca d’Zan Ringling Mansion Belvedere Tower. “We live in Bradenton and wanted something close to home so that our families and close friends could all be with us on our special day....

Tampa Bay/Sarasota Beach Round Up

Real Tampa Bay/Sarasota Beach Wedding Inspiration Sarasota Beach Wedding | Anna Maria Island Wedding Nikole and Ricky’s Anna Maria Island beach wedding featured an oceanfront wedding ceremony, followed by a romantic, outdoor tented reception. “We chose Anna Maria Island because we both really love the beach; it’s totally our happy place,” the bride shared. “We wanted to...

Grey & Ivory DIY Wedding – NOVA 535 Wedding

NOVA 535 Wedding – Downtown St. Pete Wedding Christine and Jeff’s Love Story: Jeff & I started dating over 10 years ago in high school in Michigan. We were first introduced by a mutual friend who tried to set us up on a date freshman year. I, however, was not interested, but we became friends....

Navy Blue Nautical-Themed Sarasota Yacht Club Wedding

  Kari and Todd met the old fashioned way…through a friend of a friend. The Tampa couple met over lunch one Friday afternoon at the Green Iguana and hit it off. Although Todd moved to Connecticut a year later to attend business school at Yale University, the pair survived the long-distance relationship and were engaged...

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Marry Me Tampa Bay editor, Anna Coats, created Marry Me Tampa Bay in 2012 to showcase the area's best local weddings and vendors. She has been featured as a wedding expert on the national talkshow Daytime, Fox13, ABC Action News, Great Day Tampa Bay, and Bay News 9 (now Spectrum).

NOVA 535

Avila Golf & Country Club

Florida Rustic Barn Weddings

The Vault

The Godfrey Hotel

Renaissance Tampa International Plaza

Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

Red Mesa Events

Kera Photography

Lifelong Photography Studio

Creative Bride and Groom Wedding Portrait with Veil Blowing in Wind | Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Lifelong Photography Studio

Carrie Wildes Photography

dewitt for love

Modern Dramatic Unique Asymmetrical Red Wedding Bridal Bouquet with Ranunculus Tulips Protea Roses Anemone and Amaryllis | Dewitt for Love Photography

Breezin’ Weddings

Florida Bride and Groom Romantic Portrait Under Whimsical and Lush Circular Floral Arch with Pampas Grass, White and Blush Pink Roses, Hydrangeas and Greenery, Bride in Full Length Veil | Tampa Wedding Planner Breezin' Weddings | Wedding Dress Isabel O'Neil Bridal | Wedding Hair Femme Akoi | Waterfront Wedding Venue Tampa Yacht and Country Club

Coastal Coordinating

UNIQUE Weddings & Events

Parties a la Carte

Special Moments Event Planning

Modern, Garden Inspired Wedding Decor, Blush Pink Floral Wall and White Draping, Gazebo, Outdoor Dance Floor, Long Feasting Tables. Rose Gold Chiavari Chairs, Floral Curly Willow Arches | Tampa Bay Wedding Planner Special Moments Event Planning | Tampa Bay Wedding Florist Gabro Event Services | Tampa Bay Wedding Rentals A Chair Affair

Bruce Wayne Florals

Truly Forever Bridal

Michele Renee The Studio

Elite Events Catering

Tastes of Tampa Bay

Graingertainment

Longboat Key Club

Beso Del Sol

Isla del Sol Yacht & Country Club

The Poynter Institute

The Don CeSar Hotel

Hotel Zamora

Postcard Inn

The Mahaffey Theater

Hotel Alba

Bayou Club

Kemari Lyn Films

amber mcwhorter photography

Spaghetti Strap Casablanca Ivory Simple Slip Wedding Dress Bridal Gown | Light Blue Grey Groom Suit | Outdoor Bride and Groom Beach Portrait at Tampa St Pete Florida COVID Destination Elopement Beach Wedding Ceremony | Neutral White Ivory and Greenery Bridal Bouquet | Amber McWhorter Photography

Luxe Light Images

Gulf Beach Weddings

Elope Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Wedding Elopement Planning | Elope Tampa Bay

eventfull weddings

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner EventFull Weddings

Monarch Events And Design

Cascade Bridal Bouquet with White and Blush Pink Roses and Ranunculus, White Astilbe, Ivory Stock, Greenery and Eucalyptus | Tampa Wedding Florist Monarch Events and Design

Lynn’s Catering

Amici’s Catered Cuisine

Sweetly Dipped Confections

Nikki’s Glitz and Glam Boutique

Tropical Boho Bride and Groom Excited After Exchanging Vows, Bride in Flowy Deep V Neck Wedding Dress, Colorful Floral Arrangements | Tampa Bay Wedding Venue The Godfrey | Wedding Planner Elope Tampa Bay | Wedding Florist Brides N Blooms | Wedding Dress Nikki's Glitz and Glam | Wedding Hair and Makeup Femme Akoi Beauty Studio | Amber McWhorter Photography

Bella Bridesmaid

A&P Designs

Bay Kings Band

Grant Hemond & Associates

breezin' entertainment

St. Petersburg Wedding DJ Breezin' Entertainment

A Chair Affair

outside the box

Tampa Bay Bride and Groom Cheers in front of Champagne Wall, Greenery Boxwood Bubbly Wall Rental, Bride Holding Vibrant Jewel Toned Floral Bouquet with Bright Pink Roses, Ivory, Purple, and Blue Flowers | Florida Wedding Planner Breezin' Weddings | South Tampa Outside The Box Event Rentals