Author Archives: TheSterlingCastle

Jacquese and Marcus’s 1920’s Speakeasy Wedding

The Bride: Jacquese, elementary teacher The Groom: Marcus, electrical engineer Date of Wedding: September 24   “At last, my love has come along. My lonely days are over, and life is like a song…” At the sound of those words, Marcus looked up and saw his bride Jacquese, dressed to the nines in her champagne […]

Paige and Matt’s Fairytale Wedding

The Bride Paige, Licensed Veterinary Technician The Groom Matt, Information Systems Manager/Programmer Date of Wedding: August 20   Matt and Paige were married at The Sterling Castle  in front of 100 of their closest friends and family. The couple exchanged vows under a lakeside pergola decorated with Vendela and Pearlina roses and hand-painted gold magnolia […]

Wedding Planning 101 : 8 Ways to get Your Man more Involved

Wedding Planning 101 : 8 Ways to get Your Man more Involved Many Brides feel alone in the wedding planning process. With all of the options of colors, hair, photography, food, theme, dresses, and everything else that comes with planning a wedding; it can be truly overwhelming at times. When she gets overwhelmed, more often […]

Kainoa and Ryan Valentines Day Contest Winner Wedding

In 2014 we created a contest for one lucky couple to win the wedding of their dreams, for free! Kainoa and Ryan were our lucky winners and we are so happy for them! Their wedding was lots of fun! Special thanks to some of the best Alabama wedding vendors for their help with providing this […]

Having trouble finding your wedding style?

A lot of couples come to me and don’t know where to get to started.  I sit down with them and ask a few questions and then listen…  Really listen…  You may not know what centerpiece you want , or what type of linen you want for napkins , (that’s where I come in).  But […]

7 Ways to Warm Up Your Winter Wedding

    Don’t you just love the feeling of winter?  Think snow frosted branches and candles and crystals for decor, wool wrapped flower bouquets or perhaps fur muffs to warm the hands instead of carrying traditional bouquets.  There are so many possibilities from rustic to wonderland and all the variations in between.   A flower-girl […]