Planning a Southern Wedding and looking to try something different? If you want a classic small town feel for your Black Southern Belle wedding, you should add Reidsville, NC to your potential location list. Today we are highlighting Southern Wedding Inspiration in Reidsville, NC. In most parts of the US, summer is wedding season, but in […]
Do you have dreams of a southern winter wedding? As a former February bride, I adore a winter wedding, especially a Southern one. If you are looking for a beautiful winter location for your nuptials, we have exactly the list you need. Check out ourA�7 Under-the-Radar Southern Winter Wedding Destinations today and get inspiration for your wedding planning!
Walking in a Winter (Wedding) Wonderland: 7 Under-the-Radar Southern WinterA� Wedding Destinations
Warm Springs, VA: Virginia truly is for lovers, and there couldna��t be a more charming place for a rustic chic wedding than at the Old Dairy at The Homestead Preserve. With the scenic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, you will have the ultimate backdrop for all your photos. There is an on-site spa and historical hot-springs for the bridal party and others to enjoy as well as luxury cottages across the property.
Great Smoky Mountains, TN: Nestled in eastern Tennessee, the The Lodge at Brothersa�� Cove located in the Great Smoky Mountains is surrounded by picturesque, natural beauty. Can we say, photo opp?! Plus, ita��s always great to suggest an activity on-site (in this case a group hike would be amazing!) for everyone to participate in to kick off the wedding weekend.
Charlottesville, VA: Just 15 minutes from downtown Charlottesville, on the outskirts of the stunning community of Bundoran Farm, lies the picturesque Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards. Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards is unique among the growing number of fine wineries along Virginiaa��s Monticello Wine Trail. They not only create distinguished boutique wines, Pippin Hilla��s Tasting Room is the epitome of relaxed elegance and their vineyard was designed to host the Southeasta��s finest events.
Highlands, NC: Highlands, NC offers beautiful, natural terrain for hosting your wedding. With views of waterfalls and mountains galore, the only thing guests will be admiring more than the nature is the bride herself! With options like scenic hiking trails, waterfalls and horseback riding through the mountains, your guests will be more than entertained while you prep for the big day. Check out the gorgeous Old Edwards Inn and you will instantly fall in love!
Walland, TN: Located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee, the oh-so posh Blackberry Farm resort is a the perfect Southern destination to flock to for a winter wedding. has direct flights from more than 19 different cities.
Asheville, NC: Travel to the historic Biltmore Resort and youa��ll feel like you are traveling to a totally new era. Nothing compares to a private event at Biltmore. Beyond the incredible house and gardens, our 8,000-acre estate offers award-winning wine, a�?field-to-tablea�? dining, and plenty of opportunities to explore, relax, and renew.
Roanoke, WV: A�A once in a lifetime commitment deserves a once in a lifetime setting. The Stonewall Resort is located amid nearly 2,000 acres of rolling West Virginia mountains and lush green fields and offers a rustic-modern wedding destination with lovely Adirondack-style lodge rests along the serene waters of Stonewall Jackson Lake, accommodating both indoor and outdoor ceremonies, receptions and dinners executed with award-winning service.
Today we are featuring Atlanta Sisters, Candice, and Lauren, who are building a home decor brand. These Atlanta natives have a passion for design, art, and style and have found a way to build this passion into a career. We are honored to share the story of these Atlanta Sisters Building a Home Decor Brand that […]
Today we are featuring a beautiful Southern Inspired Louisiana Engagement Session. This session is full of Black Southern Belle love. From the Greek life love to the matching outfits, we can’t get enough of this beautiful engagement. Check out this Louisiana Engagement Session with Southern Style today for all the inspiration you need. Be sure to […]
Are you looking to add decor to your home and are also an HBCU alum or supporter? These pieces we have curated are the perfect addition to your art collection. Check out some of our favorite HBCU Colleges In Fine Art: Pieces of HBCU Art To Adore. We promise you won’t be able to stop admiring […]
Looking for a summer or fall road trip destination? What better place to explore than a museum. Today we are featuring African American Museums in the South. These museums are the perfect destination for family-friendly fun and their gift shops are the perfect spots to pick up hostess gifts and home decor. Be sure to share […]
Living in the South, great food and family are the of the utmost importance. Today we are highlighting Andra Hall, the owner, and creative force behind CamiCakes, LLC. CamiCakes is a chain of gourmet cupcake boutiques which originated in Jacksonville, FL. In 2013, Andra extended the brand to incorporate ice cream and formed CamiCakes Creamery. CamiCakes […]
Summer is in full swing and is time for hosting and entertaining in the South. Are you looking to add some fun style to your summer wardrobe? We have you covered today with Tips to Styling for Summer from Fashion Expert, Adrienne Nixon. This stylish Black Southern Belle is a Fashion Designer and a mother of […]
We love weddings here at Black Southern Belle and today we are honored to showcase one of the South’s newest and Black Owned Wedding Venues, Muse at the Mill. This historic mill in Winston-Salem is a must-see for any bride planning a Southern wedding. Founded by husband and wife duo, Maliquea and D’Andre’ Starnes, Muse at the […]
Today we are featuring a design tour New Orlean’s newest boutique hotel, The Moor, owned by two Howard University, Marcus Carey and Damon Lawrence. This beautifully designed hotel, is one of a series of ventures started by the parent company, Homage. This beautifully designed space was created by founder, Damon Lawrence along with his mother […]
The family is so important in the South. From Sunday dinners to weddings, we can’t wait to host family for a celebration and to make cherished memories. Today we are featuring a beautiful Coastal Florida Family Roots Photoshoot. This gorgeous family has strong HBCU and Florida ties and we are excited to share their beautiful photos. If […]