Category Archives: Classic Wedding

Romantic Outdoor Burgundy Sarasota Wedding | Powel Crosley

Lindsey and Robby’s classic Sarasota wedding featured bold colors, waterfront views, and an alfresco dance party under a canopy of lights. The Seminole couple chose a soft shade of blush accented with navy blue, and warm tones of maroon and metallic gold to create a color palette cohesive with their historic estate backdrop and the...

Timeless Dusty Blue and White Safety Harbor Wedding | Harborside Chapel

Cooper and Ben’s timeless Safety Harbor wedding featured neutral flora and greenery with pops of dusty blue and clean lines with classic details. “We both are pretty simple people so we wanted our wedding to look summery and clean,” the bride explained. “We incorporated dusty blue, white, and some greenery! We chose these colors to...

Classic Black and White Outdoor St. Pete Wedding | Sunken Gardens

Ashley and David’s downtown St. Pete garden wedding featured an elegant outdoor evening with a whimsical flair. Neon lighting, delicate ivory with greenery floral arrangements, and luxurious gold décor created a sophisticated spin on a secret garden-inspired aesthetic. “I am more of a classic, modern, and minimalist. I knew from the get-go I didn’t want...

Classic Navy, White, and Gold South Tampa Wedding | The Orlo

Kate and Edwin’s South Tampa wedding featured an elegant evening with a traditional white and gold color palette and pops of navy and grey. After the personalized vow ceremony, guests were treated to a delicious meal, and an ultimate dance party reception that covered every musical genre the couple loved. “The inspiration for our wedding...

Timeless Ivory and Blush Wedding | Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

Priscilla and Josh’s Clearwater Beach wedding featured a soft color palette of ivory, blush, and white tones that created a timeless and romantic atmosphere. “We both always imagined a traditional wedding. We wanted to look back on our pictures years from now and still get the same romantic and timeless feeling we had on our big...

Classic White and Gold Downtown St. Pete Ballroom Wedding | The Birchwood

Nikki and Chris’ classic downtown St. Pete wedding featured elegant a white and gold color palette, greenery-filled centerpieces, timeless long-sleeve wedding dress, and multiple dessert tables with luxurious lace linens. “I would describe our wedding theme as classic, traditional, and elegant. We kept our theme to a very neutral palette and more simple with our...

Elegant Ivory and Greenery Rooftop St. Pete Beach Wedding | Hotel Zamora

Amanda and Clay’s St. Petersburg wedding featured a refreshing blend of classic decor in a modern aesthetic. The gulf coast views from the rooftop reception were balanced with gorgeous greenery, delicious food, and music that kept their guests on the dance floor all night. “Two words I would use to describe our wedding would be...

Luxurious Black, White, and Gold Clearwater Wedding | Harborside Chapel

Lindsey and Alex’s elegant Saftey Harbor wedding was a true reflection of their commitment to faith and deep-rooted love for one another. With a handmade circular arch dripping with orchids for the ceremony and floating candles illuminating the reception tables, the bride and groom perfectly brought their timeless vision to life. “Alex and I consider...

Purple and Gold Spring Downtown St. Pete Wedding | The Birchwood

Courtney and Alexander’s downtown St. Pete wedding was a stunning springtime celebration that incorporated a romantic color palette of purple, soft white, and metallic gold. “Our wedding theme was light, airy, and romantic. My favorite color is purple, and I wanted plenty of beautiful plants and flowers to complement the bridal party,” the bride explained....

Romantic Maroon and White Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

Brittany and Daniel’s downtown Tampa wedding perfectly captured a romantic charm with beautifully designed centerpieces, flickering candles, and soft yet subtle uplighting. Bringing their stunning display to life, the couple chose a maroon, white, and blush color palette to celebrate their fall nuptials. “I did a lot of searching online looking at what colors would...

Classic Silver and Powder Blue Tampa Bay Wedding | Harborside Chapel

Tiffany and Jeff’s timeless Tampa wedding was a true testament of their love for God and each other with an open and airy church ceremony followed by an elegant ballroom reception. Envisioning a classic yet romantic ambiance, the bride and groom combined a soft color palette with candlelight for the storybook celebration they had always...

Elegant White Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Florida Aquarium

  Allie and Dan’s magical downtown Tampa wedding found all the right ways to make a splash with elegant modern details, a picture-perfect sparkler send-off, and a wedding ceremony filled with sea life creatures. “I love animals of all kinds and have always had an affinity for aquariums. I find them so peaceful, transporting, and...

Dusty Blue, Rose and Gold Destination St. Pete Wedding | The Birchwood

Allyson and Tyler’s destination St. Pete wedding was a stunning summertime celebration with dusty blue details, radiant rose tones, and gold accents to pop against the bride and groom’s contemporary-chic ballroom wedding. “I wanted the color scheme to feel like summer, with some gold glam. Our colors were very summery and felt perfect in the...

Historic Old-Hollywood Inspired Downtown Tampa Wedding | Floridan Palace Hotel

  Stefanie and Kevin’s downtown Tampa wedding was a timeless vision of old Hollywood glamour with pops of forest green and gold to bring the black-tie optional affair to life. “We live in Tampa, right near downtown. I knew I wanted to get married near to where I live, for convenience and because Downtown Tampa...

Blush Pink and Green Downtown St. Pete Wedding | Museum of Fine Arts

Natalie and Chad’s romantic downtown St. Pete wedding featured an intimate outdoor ceremony, dreamy gold details, and elegant spring inspiration. With greenery sprinkled about and a soft blush pink color palette, the bride and groom hosted a modern whimsical affair. “I would describe our theme as timeless and elegant! I have always been inclined to...

Tropical Pink and Gold St. Pete Garden Wedding | Sunken Gardens

Elizabeth and Shawn’s outdoor St. Pete wedding combined lush greenery, a glowing canopy of string lights, and a soft color palette of pink and gold for their laid back garden wedding. Playing off of their outdoor wedding style, the bride and groom found subtle ways to mix in their personalities by incorporating a gelato cart...

Classic and Formal Black and White Sarasota Wedding | Longboat Key Club

  Sara and Abel’s outdoor Sarasota wedding was a vision of tropical Florida charm with chic modern details, gorgeous waterfront views, and bright blue skies reminiscent of a postcard. “We really wanted something that was classic yet formal, but that also could stand the test of time,” the bride shared. “For our color palette, we...

Luxurious, Navy Blue, Champagne, and Gold Downtown St. Pete Wedding | The Vinoy Renaissance

  Jill and Steven’s timeless downtown St. Pete wedding was a vision of modern elegance with colorful family traditions, dazzling details, and a color palette of navy blue, champagne, and gold. “Our theme was traditional yet classic. We both come from very strong, Italian and Portuguese backgrounds and finding ways to honor that was very...

Classic Champagne, Gold, and Blush Pink Downtown Tampa Wedding | Armature Works

  Roxy and Robert’s downtown Tampa wedding embodied classic elegance with timeless decor and stunning details. Selecting a color palette of champagne, gold, and blush pink, the bride and groom snuck in some playful personal touches with a doughnut wall and their favorite craft beer on tap. “I remember when I was a little girl,...

Classic, Elegant Periwinkle and Navy Blue Downtown Tampa Wedding | Floridan Palace Hotel

  Ashley and Jacob’s downtown Tampa wedding embodied a timeless and traditional feel that truly captured the couple’s personalities and love for one another. Choosing a color palette of navy, periwinkle, gray and ivory, the Florida natives coordinated a weekend of memorable events so that their guests could take in the beauty of the place...

Classic, Elegant White and Pink Garden Wedding | Southern Hills Plantation Club

Erica and Thomas’ charming Spring Hill wedding embodied classic elegance with soft whimsical details, gorgeous floral centerpieces, and a magical sparkler sendoff. “We really wanted to capture our vision of a classic yet elegant celebration,” the bride explained. “Choosing our color palette of biscotti, petal pink, and navy blue, was an easy choice. The colors...

Industrial Green and White Italian Themed Lakeland Wedding | HAUS 820

  Christine and Joey’s industrial Lakeland wedding captured modern elegance at its finest with a mix of simplistic greenery and romantic decor. Featuring a handmade donut wall and plenty of Italian culture, this central Florida wedding incorporated charming personal touches throughout. “Joey and I are both Italian. Because of our roots, we wanted our special...

Romantic Dusty Blue and White Safety Harbor Wedding | Harborside Chapel

Hillary and Marshall’s charming Safety Harbor wedding combined colorful Scottish traditions with charming personal details for the bride and groom’s elegant celebration. “We really wanted to capture a classic yet romantic vision while still highlighting soft and warm accents,” the bride explained. “For our color palette, we chose dusty blue, navy blue, gold, and white,...

Romantic Navy, Silver and White Tarpon Springs Greek Wedding

  Linzy and Michael dreamed of a Tarpon Springs wedding that embraced the groom’s Greek heritage in a timeless, classic way without being too stuffy. The bride and groom’s vision came to life with a wintery blue and silver color palette infused with Greek culture, making it an experience for their guests. While planning their...

Black, White and Gold Vintage Downtown Tampa Wedding | Le Meridien

  Kristin and Daniel’s glamorous downtown Tampa wedding reflected their vision perfectly with a vintage, historical celebration that impressed their friends and family. The bride and groom chose a timeless color palette to set the mood for their classy, upscale soiree. “We wanted an upscale event and classic,” the bride shared. “We picked black, white and...

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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).

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Lifelong Photography Studio

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Breezin’ Weddings

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Special Moments Event Planning

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Truly Forever Bridal

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Longboat Key Club

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The Poynter Institute

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LAKE LODGE

The Lake Lodge Wedding Venue | Lake Thonotosassa Tampa Area Wedding Venue

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ADORE BRIDAL

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Grant Hemond & Associates

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A Chair Affair

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