Wedding Guide 2014

Local wedding options


Whether you are originally from the area, relocated here or just decided to have your ceremony in North Texas, local vendors offer a variety of options for every wedding detail.

Bakeries


C. Marie’s Sweets



The Cakery



Delicious Cakes


Delicious Cakes is a family-owned and -operated business that has been serving the area for more than 25 years. It has operated at its Southlake location for the past seven years. Delicious Cakes employee Kristen Layton believes wedding cakes should not only be beautiful but taste delicious, too. They offer complimentary cake tastings by appointment, and consultants will work with the bride or groom to design and create the cake of their dreams.

Elegant Cakery



Legacy Cakes



LeSara Cupcake & Sweet Bar



Opulent Cakes



Caterers


Cliff’s Star Grill


Open since 2001, Cliff’s Star Grill restaurant in Grapevine has a variety of offerings for event catering under the supervision of Jessie Scott, general manager and event coordinator. Cliff’s catering menu includes breakfast items and hors d’oeurves, as well as a lunch and dinner buffet selection that includes salads, entrees, sides and desserts. Themed catering options are also available, including a Pizza and Pasta Buffet, Mexican Fiesta Buffet, Backyard BBQ Buffet and the ‘tis the Season Buffet.

Tastefully Yours Catering



Willhoites Catering



Florists


City Florist



Colleyville Florist



Devin Designs Flowers


Darla Denton, owner of Devin Designs Flowers in Grapevine, said she has been creating custom floral designs for weddings, receptions and other occasions for more than 25 years.
Denton and her staff are committed to making the dreams and visions of the couple’s wedding day “come to life through the flowers,” she said.

Lilium Floral Design



Out of the Garden



Jewelers


Bermuda Gold



Grayson Allen Fine Jewelers



Luxor Custom Jewelers



Main Street Jewelry



Pieter Andries



Southlake Jewelers


Bill and Jim Baker, owners of Southlake Jewelers, have 35 years of experience driving their family business in the community. Sales and Design Director Chris Cassell said the family business has had a direct focus on custom work in DFW since 1985, operating the Southlake store since 1996. Computer-aided design molds pieces to fit customers’ specific needs, with merchandise on site that can provide a platform for growing new ideas.  In addition to its custom work specialty, Southlake Jewelers also offers repair services and buys old jewelry.

Photographers


Mike Lewis Photography



Simple Moments Photography



Superstar Memories



Tom Dean Productions


Oregon native Tom Dean has 25 years of experience in photography, and came to the DFW area to reach a larger market with his specialty image production work. Dean believes access to digital image technology has changed the nature of the photography business since its inception, and focuses on bringing the technology-driven crispness of studio quality lighting to on-location shooting. The certified Bikram Yoga instructor makes use of that understanding of the human form in his approach to event photography, and will travel to events out of the area — including other countries — to photograph a wedding.

Travel Agencies


Cruise Holidays of Southlake



Trip Boutiq



Venues


Colleyville Center



Cowboys Golf Club



Delaney Vineyards



Paradise Cove



Piazza in the Village


Piazza in the Village in Colleyville offers several elegant settings for couples who seek either a small, intimate wedding or a large, lavish wedding. The facility includes a wedding chapel, courtyard and two ballrooms. The bridal party and groom’s party can also relax and prepare for their day in the bride and groom suites. The business opened more than four years ago and is co-owned by Heather and Chris Rowley and Ditto and Michael Turner. The venue has been featured on the “Platinum Weddings” and “Four Weddings” television shows.

The Ranch of Lonesome Dove



Wedding Gowns


Brides & Beaux


Brides & Beaux is a full-service bridal boutique in Colleyville co-owned by Carla Bianchi-Cavallo and Patricia Frazier Page.
Page said the boutique offers a tranquil environment and knowledgeable staff who are committed to providing professional guidance to help the bride select the perfect dress for her wedding day. The shop features spacious dressing rooms and a separate viewing area for bridesmaids’ dresses. A seamstress is also on-site to ensure the perfect fit.

This is not a comprehensive list of all wedding-related businesses in the area.


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