Category archives: Duke Chapel

Duke Chapel / The Cotton Room WEDDING, Durham NC | Susan + Justin

Duke Chapel / The Cotton Room WEDDING, Durham NC | Susan + Justin
Susan + Justin met through mutual friends and are both Carolina born and bred (North and South) with family history in farming so the Cotton Room felt like a natural fit for both sets of families in its repurposed space with a history in the local agriculture industry. Justin was the designer and calligrapher for the save the dates/invitations. Susan found 3 antique d[...]

Duke Chapel Wedding | Megan + Jay

Duke Chapel Wedding | Megan + Jay
The Meeting... They first met at the Detroit Airport at gate C33, they were delayed for their connecting flight, Jay noticed Megan and asked her the status of the flight. They spent the next 2 hours talking, it came time to board the plane and as fate would have it, Delta had assigned them seats right beside each other! The Proposal... He picked her up from the a[...]

Duke Chapel / Washington Duke Inn Wedding Film | Caitlin + Chase

Duke Chapel / Washington Duke Inn Wedding Film | Caitlin + Chase
The Meeting... They met when they both participated in the same Duke study abroad program in Sesto Fiorentino, Italy. The Proposal... They had dinner at the Restaurant at Meadowood in Napa Valley, California. The hotel built a fire in their cabin and brought in champagne while they were out, and he proposed in the room after dinner. It was quiet and personal, whi[...]

Duke Chapel / Washington Duke Inn Wedding | Johanna + Benjamin

Duke Chapel / Washington Duke Inn Wedding | Johanna + Benjamin
Johanna and Ben love Jane Austen, in particular Pride and Prejudice. They met in college and have both traveled abroad. They wanted a european wedding, with a 12noon ceremony, followed by a light afternoon lunch where dance instructors came to teach the guests traditional dancing from the Pride and Prejudice movie. The reception began at 6pm with a european style dinn[...]