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Elegant Purple Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Christina and John’s downtown St. Pete wedding was filled with a color palette of purples, pinks and blues for their modern, whimsical reception. “We don’t take ourselves too seriously, so we thought our wedding should reflect that attitude,” the bride shared. “Certain minor details were important to me, like our custom cake topper. It consisted...

French Inspired Marie Antoinette St. Petersburg Wedding Shoot | NOVA 535

Downtown St. Pete Wedding Inspiration | NOVA 535 Wedding Styled Shoot Opulent elegance and over-the-top wedding decor created an ornate design at one of the most unique downtown St. Pete wedding venues, NOVA 535. The day began with transforming NOVA 535 into an 18th century haven, while placing an emphasis on heavy fabrics, ornate decor...

4 Tampa Bay Wedding Venues with Brick Walls

Tampa Bay Wedding Venues with Brick Walls One of the hottest trends for Tampa Bay wedding venue characteristics is reception spaces with brick walls. The unexpected architectural detail adds a component of texture and charm to enhance your already gorgeous wedding day. If you’re searching for one of these unique locations, then you’ll fall in love with...

Free Tickets to the Simple Weddings Bridal Show | Sunday, May 7, 2017

St. Pete Bridal Show | Simple Weddings Receive free tickets to the St. Petersburg Simple Weddings bridal show on Sunday, May 7, 2017 from noon-3 p.m. Hosted by SMPL Events at downtown St. Pete wedding venue NOVA 535, the wedding planning event will include a tour of the unique wedding venue, which features an outdoor bamboo courtyard and modern, indoor reception...

Expert Advice: 7 Wedding Menus to Fit Your Wedding Venue | Best Tampa Bay Wedding Caterers

Tampa Bay Inspired Wedding Menus to Fit Your Wedding Venue If you ask any wedding guest the most important part of a Tampa Bay wedding after the ceremony, they’ll almost always respond with “the food.” Weddings in Tampa Bay are home to many locally inspired dishes. Whether it be fresh seafood from the Gulf or menus with Cuban flair,...

Classic, White and Gold Downtown St. Petersburg Wedding | NOVA 535

Classic, White and Gold Downtown St. Petersburg Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Amanda and John’s classic white and gold St. Petersburg wedding featured an outdoor waterfront ceremony, followed by a formal white and gold reception. The bride and groom hosted a downtown St. Pete wedding to give their guests plenty of options for entertainment and local attractions. “A majority of...

7 Pet-Friendly Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

Pet-Friendly Tampa Bay Wedding Venues | Fairytail Pet Care Pets are family, and we get that. So when you imagine your Tampa Bay wedding day, it’s hard to picture such a special moment without your best friend at your side! Including your pet in your wedding can seem like a challenging, stressful experience, but it doesn’t have...

Silver and Cream Modern Industrial St. Petersburg Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding

  Modern Industrial St. Petersburg Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Victoria and David’s modern, industrial St. Petersburg wedding featured a mauve, grey, cream, silver and gunmetal color palette that showcased the bride’s contemporary style. “Our theme was very industrial chic. I am most definitely preppy with an edgy side, so I really wanted a theme that...

Metallic Modern Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding

Modern Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Lauren and Nick’s modern downtown St. Pete wedding featured a romantic candlelit ceremony and a black, white and metallic color palette. “I chose those colors because I wanted a classic look and something neutral for photos,” the bride explained. “[I wanted to make our wedding] as personal and...

Best of 2016: Tampa Bay Wedding Ceremonies

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2016: Wedding Ceremonies The wedding ceremony decor sets the tone for your Tampa Bay wedding. Whether it’s an outdoor, beachfront ceremony or romantic garden setting, it creates the ambiance for your “I dos.” Our favorite wedding ceremony decor includes custom signs greeting your guests, flowers down the aisle and a...

Best of 2016: Tampa Bay Wedding Portraits

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2016: Wedding Portraits As a Tampa Bay wedding blog, we love seeing the emotion and joy captured in the stunning wedding portraits from around the area. From tears of joy to laughter, our preferred Tampa Bay wedding photographers create memories that last a lifetime with these breathtaking portraits! Relive our these special...

Best of 2016: Tampa Bay Wedding Decor

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2016: Wedding Decor As a detail inspired wedding blog, we’re all about the decor! 2016 brought us everything from stunning tented receptions to elegant outdoor soirees. We saw a variety of decor trends for the year, the biggest being farm tables and greenery. Blush pink was still the most popular...

Romantic Purple Downtown St Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Romantic Downtown St Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding After eloping on a Thursday in May, which also happened to be Cinco de Mayo, Kimberly and Stephen continued their Thursday night tradition with a downtown St. Pete wedding celebration. “Our wedding was held on a Thursday evening which made it a little different. My friends and...

Downtown St. Pete Wedding Venue Spotlight: NOVA 535

Unique Downtown St. Pete Wedding Venue | NOVA 535 Wedding Downtown St. Pete wedding venue NOVA 535 has been one of our most featured event spaces and what we love most is the creative and unique ways that couples make this unique venue their own. The 7,000 square foot historic 1920’s brick adorned wedding space has been meticulously renovated and features multiple full-service bars, an impressive VIP...

Purple, Orange and Turquoise Moroccan Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Moroccan Ethnic Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Brandi and Imad’s downtown St. Pete wedding reflected the groom’s culture through the music, food and bright color palette, “Our wedding had an elegant Moroccan-inspired theme with rich colors, Arabic music and subtle hints of Moroccan cuisine,” the bride shared. “Imad is from Morocco, and I have...

Black, Gold and Coral Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Chelsea and Dan’s downtown St. Pete wedding reflected their contemporary style through their venue and decor selections. “I wanted something unique and colors that weren’t used as often. Dan and I have a very modern style, and we both like to be different,” the bride shared. “I...

Gold, Ivory, Pink and Black Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 For Theresa and Josh, it was an easy decision to have a downtown St. Pete wedding. “We chose St. Petersburg because this is where we met and have built a life together. This is where Josh was born and raised, it represents family and our story,” the bride explained....

Downtown St. Pete Wedding Round Up

Downtown St. Pete Real Wedding Inspiration Romantic Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Sarah and Ime’s downtown St. Pete wedding featured candlelight and warm lighting to create romantic atmosphere. “[Our color’s were] navy blue, silver and ivory. We chose the blue because it reminds me of my birthstone, a sapphire, and it went well with...

Navy, Silver and Merlot Red Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Ashley and Mike met and got engaged in downtown St. Pete, so it was an easy decision to also get married there. “We have so many amazing memories here and had a lot of out of town guests coming and wanted them to have plenty of options...

Romantic Gold & Pink Nighttime St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Romantic, St. Petersburg Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Getting married the day before the most romantic holiday of the year made Kim and Alan’s St. Petersburg wedding even more special. “Valentine’s Day was our first actual date together eight years ago. Alan said he wouldn’t ever forget our anniversary, so I agreed,” the bride shared. The Tampa couple’s...

Friday Five: Wedding Reception Exit Inspiration

Tampa Bay Wedding: Wedding Reception Exit Inspiration This Friday we’re highlighting the dashing wedding exits of our Tampa Bay couples. Today’s inspiration comes from the eclectic array of wedding reception send-off ideas. We are loving the creative and whimsical array of confetti showers to shimmering sparklers. Get inspired, be creative and don’t be afraid to try something new for your wedding...

Natural Blue, Green, and Yellow Destination St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Destination St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Jessica and Jacob’s destination St. Pete wedding featured the the urban surroundings of the bride’s hometown city. “We chose to have the wedding in Florida because we both grew up there, but I was set against having a beach wedding,” the bride explained. “Both being in the architecture...

St. Petersburg Wedding Round Up

St. Petersburg Weddings Elegant Black and White Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 With a unique Tampa Bay wedding venue in mind, Ashlea and James realized St. Petersburg would be the perfect location to host their nuptials because of its culture and liveliness. Their elegant and classic wedding at NOVA 535 fit the couple’s style, while...

Romantic, Blue Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Romantic, Blue Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Glenne and Jordan’s downtown St. Pete wedding reflected the strong traditions of family and symbolism. The bride was born and raised in the Philippines and wanted to incorporate her vibrant culture into her St. Petersburg wedding. “When I showed Jordan photos and videos of a traditional Filipino...

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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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