Category Archives: Grant Hemond and Associates

Elegant Pink and Coral Downtown St. Pete Ballroom Wedding | The Birchwood

  Danielle and Ryan’s vibrant downtown St. Pete wedding incorporated an elaborate ceremony arch, dessert and donut bar, two wedding dresses, and a surprise dance performance. “We used Marry Me Tampa Bay and Pinterest for ideas, looks, location hunting, and checking out vendors. We didn’t really have a theme per say, but if I could…

Tropical Inspired Waterfront Sarasota Destination Wedding | Longboat Key Club

  Kimberly and Michael’s Longboat Key wedding perfectly combined tropical elegance with breathtaking waterfront views for a whimsical boho chic ambiance. Incorporating their love for the outdoors and casual personalities, the North Carolina couple entertained their guest list of 90 with delicious food and plenty of music. “We love the outdoors and spend as much…

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,…

Sunset Inspired Florida Beach Wedding | Isla Del Sol Yacht & Country Club

  Madeline and Tim’s waterfront St. Petersburg wedding truly captured the beauty of old Florida charm with a breathtaking ceremony on a private beach. Sprinkled with elegant Florida inspired details, the bride and groom chose a color palette of dusty rose and postman blue to tie together the whimsical ambiance they were going for. “Our…

Romantic, Winter Wonderland Silver and Blue Wedding | The Hip Room Dance Studio

  Keriann and Jeremy’s whimsical downtown Tampa wedding was a vision of winter bliss with rustic Manzanita centerpieces, twinkling lights and plenty of sparkles. “Once we had the winter wonderland theme in mind, I took to Pinterest to help with color inspiration and details,” the bride shared. “Envisioning cool tones, lots of sparkles and a…

Neutral, Tropical Inspired Florida Destination Wedding | Hilton Clearwater Beach

  Becca and Ryan’s destination Clearwater Beach wedding embodied beachy, casual vibes with a chic, neutral color palette and pop of dark green. “I had always dreamed of having the wedding outside, and January in Pennsylvania wasn’t going to allow that! Florida is somewhat of a second home to me. My grandparents, aunt, uncle, and…

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…

Romantic Clearwater Beach Destination Wedding | Sandpearl Resort Grace and Tom

Grace and Tom’s romantic Clearwater Beach destination wedding featured an unplugged sunset ceremony followed by an elegant ballroom reception, with a laid-back feel. “We love the sunset, so we got married as the sun was going down. Every time we go to Florida, we watch the sunset; it is special to us,” the bride shared….

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…

Organic, Nature Inspired Green and White Wedding | Paradise Spring

  Katie and Alex’s nature-inspired Tampa Bay wedding combined their love for the outdoors with an organically chic vibe. From the signature cocktails to the outdoor tented reception, this sweet celebration was overflowing with beauty and elegance. “We envisioned our day as timeless, but with a few modern twists on traditional wedding touch points. For us,…

Romantic Blue Industrial Tampa Heights Wedding | CAVU

  Chelsea and Sean’s industrial Tampa Heights wedding perfectly complemented their personalities with a gorgeous blend of rustic chic decor and elegant modern details. “We decided on a color palette of blue, white and silver and incorporated stunning mixed metals and earthy elements to pull together a romantic outdoor vibe,” the bride explained. “When it…

Navy Blue and Orange Old Florida Inspired Wedding | The Birchwood

  Carrie and Brian’s downtown St. Pete wedding combined their laid back personalities with a menu featuring their favorite foods and personalized playing cards as fun party favors. Choosing a color palette of navy blue and orange, the Tampa Bay bride and groom flawlessly captured the old Florida vibe they envisioned. “I used inspiration from the…

Tropical Destination Florida Wedding | Hilton Clearwater Beach

  Alicia and John’s tropical Clearwater Beach wedding perfectly captured the bride’s childhood vision of a breathtaking oceanside wedding with fun, beach inspired party favors and a teal, coral, and purple color palette. “Clearwater Beach is so beautiful that we wanted to find a way to truly embrace it and highlight it in our wedding. Finding…

Elegant Navy Blue Waterfront Wedding | The Westin Tampa Bay

  Amanda and Kelly’s waterfront Tampa wedding was the epitome of elegant romance with modern decor, gorgeous floral and glowing candlelight. The bride and groom chose a color palette of navy blue, gold, and blush to incorporate their simple, yet eye-catching taste. “Our theme was was elegant and romantic. We just wanted flowers and candlelight,” the bride…

Chic, Greenery and Wood Inspired Safety Harbor Wedding | Harborside Chapel

  Caitlin and Brandon’s Safety Harbor wedding provided a garden chic aesthetic with subtle touches of greenery and a romantic color palette of pale blue and ivory. Covered in an abundance of soft flowers and rustic wooden furniture, the Tampa Bay natives’ wedding day embodied a swoon-worthy, country ambiance. “I feel like a lot of…

Romantic Gold and Garnet St. Pete Beach Wedding | Postcard Inn

  Maria and Chris’ quintessential Florida inspired wedding paid homage to their alma mater and the place where they first met. We’re very honored to feature Maria’s wedding, as she is a staple in the Tampa Bay wedding industry and works for one of our preferred wedding venues. “Chris and I met at our alma…

Chic Gold, Rose and White Lakeland Wedding | Haus 820

  Victoria and Luke’s chic Lakeland wedding featured modern decor and gorgeous greenery that elegantly tied together their romantic color palette. “Our colors were gold, vintage rose and white, topped off with lots of greenery. We chose these colors because we loved the timeless and elegant look to them when combined together,” the bride shared. “We both…

Tropical Meets Vintage Tampa Bay Wedding | Cross Creek Ranch

Alex and Bill’s vintage Tampa Bay wedding featured a gorgeous color palette of ivory, navy, and pink that perfectly incorporated dainty touches of colorful flowers and flamingo accents. Family and friends fell in love with the outdoor setting and couldn’t get enough of the amazing dessert bar filled with some of the couple’s favorite tasty treats. “Our theme was…

Elegant Cranberry and Slate Blue Wine Inspired Downtown Tampa Wedding | Straz Center

Christina and Jonathan’s downtown Tampa wedding embodied their easy-going personalities and love for wine. Covered in an elegant slate blue and cranberry-colored theme, the picturesque wedding ceremony captured the bride and groom’s vision to a T. “We tried to maintain a light theme of wines because of our proposal story. This meant our guests signed…

Simplistic Chic Greenery Inspired Downtown St. Pete Wedding | Intermezzo

Erica and Zack’s downtown St. Pete wedding perfectly captured their laid-back personalities with a cool color palette and handwritten thank you cards to each of their guests. The celebration included two gorgeous ceremonies, a Cuban cigar roller, and a DJ that had guests dancing the night away. “We wanted our wedding to have a clean…

Pineapple Inspired Tropical Clearwater Beach Wedding | Opal Sands Resort

Shannon and Justin’s bright and beautiful Clearwater Beach wedding brought together friends and family from across the country for a fun-filled Florida celebration. With fruity, fun pineapple cocktails and a weekend packed with activity and laughter, this special day shined bright. “We live in Toronto, Canada, and we chose St.Pete/Clearwater because I have been visiting…

Tropical Pink, Green and Gold Destination St. Pete Wedding | Sunken Gardens

Annie and Blake’s tropical-inspired destination St. Pete wedding was the epitome of classic old-Florida charm and romance. With a color palette of pink, green and gold and hints of yellow and orange, the bride and groom tied in their lush theme throughout their wedding details. “We love to be outdoors and in nature,” the couple…

Classic and Romantic Downtown St. Pete Indian Fusion Wedding | The Birchwood

  Gabrielle and Tyler’s downtown St. Pete wedding was inspired by the groom’s love for the outdoors and the bride’s adoration for all things glam. The St. Pete couple had recently relocated from Sarasota and knew that downtown St. Pete was the perfect place to begin their life together. “Though we did not have an…

Pastel Pink and White Indian Fusion Wedding | Safety Harbor Resort and Spa

  Leah and Japesh’s Safety Harbor wedding blended the couple’s American and Indian cultures together to provide some unexpected moments for both the couple and their guests. “We didn’t tell Japesh’s extended family that we were exchanging the flower garlands during the ceremony, which is very meaningful in Indian weddings, so that was a nice…

Elegant White and Green Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Powel Crosley Estate

  Lauren and Daniel’s Sarasota wedding embodied a classic, romance novel in real life. With a color palette of white with greenery and pops of navy, the simplistic decor kept to the minimalistic theme, while the touches of lace, waterfront glamour, and sunset portraits had us swooning! The Tampa bride and groom knew that they…

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