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Meet The Venue: Stonegate Manor

Carri Fras |  August 18, 2017

Looking for a unique, one-of-kind venue complete with vintage charm and the flexibility to be tailored to whatever your heart desires? Stonegate Manor, located just 10 miles from St. Joseph, Michigan is just the charming spot you need for your special day. From it's beautifully restored 1847 Manor House to it's gorgeous grounds, magical ambience quaint amenities and on-site lodging, you will be able to relax knowing your wedding will be as memorable as it is complete.


Our Favorite Instagram Posts 8.18.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  August 18, 2017

We love two things about Instagram Fridays: 1) It's Friday (insert heart eyes emoji here) and 2) We get to love, swoon and absolutely OBSESS over all the talented vendors in our area and the incredible work they're doing! And trust us, this week you'll be doing a whole lot of that, too!

A Vintage Fairytale at Stonegate Manor

Carri Fras |  August 17, 2017

A dreamy and elegant style shoot came to mind when Emmie of Emmie Taylor Photography first saw Stonegate Manor, a location she describes as having the perfect mix of Victorian and country vibes.

The Wedding Story of Tami and Bryan Wodtkey

Carri Fras |  August 16, 2017

It’s always nice when mutual friends bring you and your love together, and even better when you also know exactly what you want in a partner. “I had seen a couple photos and thought he was kinda cute,” Tami says of Bryan. “We instantly clicked and have been together ever since.


The Wedding Story of Jessica and Kyle Matson

Carri Fras |  August 16, 2017

As women, we can always appreciate things that take thought and come from the heart. I think that’s why engagement and wedding stories peak our interest, too! We always love to hear the sweet details!

Something Old, Something New: Why We Love Mansions, Estates & Historic Venues

Carri Fras |  August 15, 2017

When it comes to wedding venues, choosing a place that’s the right fit for your nuptials can certainly be challenging. After all, you want something that meshes with your style, budget and what you envision overall.

Love at The Beiger: The Commitment Ceremony of Ron Montandon & Dennis Slade

Kaitlyn Smale |  August 14, 2017

WeddingDay congratulates Ron Montandon & Dennis Slade, owners of the Beiger Mansion in Mishawaka, Indiana, for their recent commitment of lifelong love to each other.


Meet the Event Designer & Coordinator: Design the Day

Savannah Hope |  August 11, 2017

Everyone could use a little help when it comes to their wedding. Finding someone that you can trust to assist you with every detail of your once-in-a-lifetime day is critical. Luckily, Hannah Strickler, of Design the Day event design and coordination, knows how important and magical an event like your wedding is. She is dedicated to assuring that your wedding goes off without a hitch! 

Our Favorite Instagram Posts 8.11.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  August 11, 2017

Who says you can't take a good thing and make it even better? That was our mission when it came to Instagram Fridays! It may be the best day of the work week, but it's our experience that most people could use a little pick-me-up to make it through that afternoon slump!

Pipers at the Marott: A Venue of Distinction

Savannah Hope |  August 10, 2017

Every bride pictures herself on her wedding day. Her dress, hair, makeup, bouquet, etc. But what serves as the backdrop for that vision is just as crucial, if not more. This backdrop is her venue, which must be as seamless and elegant as the bride herself.