You Said Yes! Five Things To Do Next
Photo by Lucy Cuneo

What are three little words we never get tired of hearing here at Patrick Properties? “We’re getting married!” That’s right, bride-to-be – we couldn’t be more excited for you & your Mr. in this brand new season. It’s your time to celebrate, daydream, cover any square of blank paper in your future monogram… but most importantly, embrace each day together before […]

Ready to Step Behind the Scenes of Special Events? Start Here at PPHG!
Photo by Aaron & Jillian

There’s no shortage of gorgeous Southern wedding inspiration here on the PPHG Blog, but ever wonder what it’s like to be part of the team that brings our most incredible events to life? If you’re thinking about a career in weddings, special events or hospitality, there’s no better time – or place like Charleston – […]

Real Wedding Inspiration: Rustic Done Right
Photo by Virgil Bunao

Charleston’s winter season lends itself to ethereal blue skies, crisp air and warm, indulgent cuisine. There’s no better time to cozy up your celebration with comfortably chic rustic touches – and no better inspiration than the December nuptials of Laura Patrick & Andrew Boyles. Admittedly, this gorgeous Lowndes Grove wedding holds a special place of […]

Host a Year-end Celebration to Remember
Photo by Alice Keeney

It won’t be long before shiny silver and gold envelopes begin to fill your mailbox, heralding the holiday season’s arrival and a festive social calendar to match! If you’re planning to close 2015 with a soiree of your own, first ask yourself, “How can I elevate my celebration this year?”

Whether hosting a social cocktail hour, dinner reception or special event for employee appreciation, a few easy considerations can truly spread joy among your guests – especially in light of the hectic schedules that accompany this time of year. Start with a few tips from our Charleston event experts at Patrick Properties!

Relish Your Rehearsal Dinner in Charleston
Photo by Caroline Lima Benusa

We love any excuse for a celebration – especially when it’s accompanied by clinking glasses and a delicious menu – so naturally, we’re fans of the rehearsal dinner! Not only does this kick-off occasion heighten excitement for the big day; it’s your chance to give a warm welcome to friends, family and out-of-town guests, and […]

Pass It On: New Hors d’Oeuvres for Your Wedding Crowd!
Photo by Andrew Cebulka

There’s nothing more Southern than cocktail hour, and no better setting than Charleston to impress your wedding guests with a designer sampling of delicious, creative bites to kick off the celebration. Want your first taste to make an impression? Leave it to the Patrick Properties culinary team to elevate the menu with our newest hors d’oeuvres […]

Picture Perfect: Tips to Bring Your Big Day into Focus
Photo by Amelia + Dan

Can you believe it’s August already? Hands up if you’re as excited as we are here at Patrick Properties: fall wedding season is just around the corner! If you’re saying “I Do” in September or October, this month is one of the most fun and exciting yet, as your big day comes into focus. Today, […]

Trend Spotting: Show Your Stripes

Confession: just like a new Kate Spade bag, we happen to wear our love affair with bold stripes on our sleeve. There’s a reason this wedding trend never goes out of style. It’s fresh, effortlessly chic and adds a perfect pop of texture – especially the black-and-white stripe combination that dressed up the two special […]

Elevate Your Wedding Day Cuisine with PPHG

There’s something so special about enjoying a night out at a top restaurant. The thoughtful ambiance, attentive service and exquisite flavors of the chef’s carefully executed menu – it’s easy to rush through our casual everyday meals, but there’s a reason we like to linger in this upscale setting (and it’s not just that fabulous […]

Invite Your Guests In To These Chic Outdoor Suites
Photo by Virgil Bunao

Between swaying palmetto fronds, warm coastal breezes and sunsets over the riverfront, late summer evenings in the Lowcountry were made for outdoor entertaining – and in Charleston, we know how to do it in style. Have an eye for interior design? Today’s post is for you, because our new favorite wedding trend is the outdoor […]