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January 15, 2015
Southern Weddings :: A Charleston Wedding Film by Heart Stone Films

We are so excited to see Callie and Jamie’s gorgeous Charleston wedding featured on Southern Weddings today! Everything about this couple and their wedding was perfect! The picturesque River Oaks Plantation, the personal vows, the precious words spoken by their family and friends, and the demonstration of their faith made this day unforgettable. Please, be sure to watch their film to witness the beginning of a beautiful, lasting marriage. Congratulations Callie + Jamie!

The Crew 
Photographer: Nancy Ray Photography / Videographer: Heart Stone Films / Venue, Planning, and Design: River Oaks Charleston / Design and Paper Goods: Rebecca Rose Creative / Florist: River Oaks Charleston and Deborah Gibson Design / Caterer: Cru Catering / Tent: Sperry Tents / Bar Service: Squeeze on Site / Wedding Cake Baker: Twenty-Six Divine / Bride’s Gown: “Confection” by Monique Lhuillier / Bridal Salon and Veil: Nitsa’s / Bride’s Shoes: Joie / Bride’s Bouquet Ribbons: Froufrou Chic / Bride’s Getaway Dress: French Connection / Bridesmaid Dresses: “Nadia” in Peacock Silk Chiffon by J.… Read the rest

January 10, 2015
Emily Maynard Wedding Update

Emily Maynard married Tyler Johnson, in a surprise wedding ceremony this past June. In an exciting update, she announced that they are expecting a child in July! Such amazing news and we are so happy for them!

What a privilege it was to spend such a special day with Emily and Tyler. Within moments of meeting them, it is obvious how much they love each other, and how special their union is. The wedding itself was a complete surprise,  with friends and family arriving at the Johnson family farm for what they believed to be an engagement party, instead they got to witness a gorgeous wedding celebration.… Read the rest

Lindsay Cowher + Ryan Kelly Wedding by Heart Stone Films

Lindsay Cowher and Ryan Kelly were high school sweethearts who met and fell in love at Ravenscroft High School, here in Raleigh North Carolina. If you spend a few minutes around this couple to see that they have something special.We can’t talk about this couple without mentioning their sweet pup, Dug. Named after the star of the movie “Up”, Dug plays a big part in their lives, and did the same during their wedding weekend. They exchanged personal hand written vows in a beautiful bohemian themed ceremony at the Angus Barn Pavillion.  … Read the rest

December 15, 2014
Merry Christmas from Heart Stone Films

This year we embarked on our first end of year team retreat. It was a time to celebrate a successful year, plan for next year, strengthen our bond as a team, and to shoot a fun video to wish all of our family, friends, and clients Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday Season. We stayed at an awesome little cabin in Boone, NC fit with an outdoor fire pit, pool table, and wood burning fireplace!  Our weekend was filled with Christmas tree hunting in the rain, fire building inside and outside, decorating the tree, christmas cookie baking, hot cocoa drinking, storytelling by the fire, lots of laughing and documenting it all along the way.… Read the rest

November 24, 2014
Heather + Will :: A Duke Chapel Wedding Trailer by Heart Stone Films

Heather and Will met 6 years ago at Duke University, Heather’s parents both went to Duke, Will’s father also went to Duke. Needless to say, Duke University is not only a part of their relationship, it is a part of their family. Duke Chapel, is always breathtaking, but on August 16, 2014, it had a much deeper significance as the back drop for their beautiful wedding day. The reception at Carolina Country Club was just as amazing! Kelly Odom and his team, literally covered the entire ceiling above the dance floor in flowers and Art of Cake created a stunning five tiered cake!… Read the rest