9 Ways to Stand Out from the Wedding Crowd

Autumn wedding season has arrived in Charleston and we can’t wait to see what surprises are in store for us in the coming months. If there is one thing our brides do well, it’s adding a splash of fun to their big day. Need a little inspiration on unique ways to stand out from the […]

Smitten with Saphire

When it comes to seasonal hues, September is a gem. Sapphire, to be precise – arriving just in time as the perfect shade of “something blue” for our Charleston brides this fall. As the last golden days of summer slip away, bold, brilliant accents of this month’s signature shade dazzle from every angle. Gorgeous, cobalt […]

Come to the Table

The invitations are out. The menu is set. You and your soon-to-be Mr. are well on your way to hosting the first of many flawlessly coordinated dinner parties to come – and one of the most memorable at that. Time to gather your loved ones around the table to celebrate your Charleston wedding – but […]

Dare to Pair

August 27, 2014
Dare to Pair

We had so much fun with last week’s man-approved menus, we just couldn’t help ourselves in spotlighting another favorite food trend brought to life by our celebrated chef and team of imaginative event experts! Sorry mom – this week, we’re giving you permission to play with your food, with handcrafted beverages and signature dishes as […]

Man Up the Menu

August 18, 2014
Man Up the Menu

This week, the countdown to college football season is on – and if your soon-to-be mister is a sports fan, it takes a serious MVP to tackle your Charleston wedding plans between tailgates and touchdowns. Time to call in the Patrick Properties event pros with the perfect solution: when it comes to the menu, take […]

Summer’s A Peach

Did you know August is national peach month? What better inspiration for this week’s spotlight than one of summertime’s greatest gifts? From peachy petals and décor to Southern wedding favors like local preserves, the plans for your wedding in Charleston are ripe with ideas thanks to this sweet little stone fruit. Take a peek at […]

Raise the Bar

August 08, 2014
Raise the Bar

Want to know one of our favorite, most exciting things about your wedding in Charleston? It’s the reunion of a lifetime! Think about it: the people who mean the most to you are coming together – from across town, across state borders and even across oceans – to celebrate the moment you say “I do” […]

Dreamy Daytime Occasions

There is nothing like summer weather to brighten up the best moments of a bride’s big day. What better way to celebrate with family and friends than with a daytime soiree on the serene grounds of the River House at Lowndes Grove Plantation? Planning an intimate vow renewal or Charleston wedding ceremony and reception? The […]

A Cake for Every Occasion

With wedding season in full swing here in Charleston, pastry chef Jessica Grossman is serving up her usual brilliance – adding an irresistible batch of new cake flavors and fillings to Patrick Properties’ specialty wedding cake repertoire. From Southern staples like Hummingbird cake with coconut cream filling to decadent  espresso buttercream layered between dark chocolate […]

Into the Sunset

Call us hopeless romantics, but is there anything that can cast a love spell like a Charleston sunset over the waterfront? We think not. At historic Lowndes Grove Plantation, swaying sea grass and majestic oak trees frame a deep-water dock that proves riding off into the sunset isn’t just for fairytales. Some of our favorite […]