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.


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


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


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


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.


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


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.


Postcards are being distributed within Tarrant County and Fort Worth asking voters to verify their May 1 vote. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tarrant County DA warns of false postcards, website asking voters to verify election votes

Postcards are being distributed within Tarrant County and Fort Worth asking voters to verify their May 1 vote. The county's district attorney's office is warning voters against sharing their personal information on the website.

aerial image of several plates with dishes offered by Howard Wang's China Grill
Howard Wang's China Grill to close Southlake location by end of June

Howard Wang's China Grill's last day in Southlake is June 25.

Dutch Bros Coffee expects to open later this year in Richardson. (Courtesy Dutch Bros Coffee)
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a man hits a punching bag
New kickboxing gym Rockbox Fitness now open in Southlake, grand opening celebration upcoming

Rockbox Fitness in Southlake offers boxing and kickboxing classes in a community setting.

Southlake's sales tax revenue is showing signs of recovery. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Southlake's 2020 sales tax revenue surpasses 2019; upward trend continues into 2021

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Southlake's sales taxes for 2020 showed a 2% revenue increase compared to 2019.

Southlake Town Square is home to many local and name-brand retailers. (Courtesy RPAI)
Express Edit now open in Southlake Town Square

The first of its kind in Texas, the store offers a curated collection of styles handpicked by local influencers in its 2,000-plus-square-foot space.

Dutch Bros Coffee expects to open this summer in Plano. (Courtesy Dutch Bros Coffee)
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Betsy Price was first elected as Fort Worth mayor in 2011 and has served five terms. (Courtesy City of Fort Worth)
Former Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price announces candidacy for Tarrant County judge

Price is the second candidate to join the race for Tarrant County judge. Her announcement comes just days after current Judge Glen Whitley said he will not be seeking re-election in 2022.

two students and an instructor demonstrate nursing skills
Grapevine-Colleyville ISD expands health education options to meet growing need

The district’s new certified medical assistant pathway will provide training not covered in existing GCISD health science classes. It will also open up opportunities for additional students.

Gov. Greg Abbott, center signed Senate Bills 2 and 3 into law June 8 in response to the devastating winter storm last February. (Trent Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
Gov. Abbott signs bills to reform ERCOT and weatherize Texas power grid

The bills will go into effect Sept. 1 and aim to reform ERCOT leadership and increase accountability and communication among power agencies.

Grocery store chain H-E-B announced June 8 the company's plans to open a store in McKinney. (Matt Payne/Community Impact Newspaper)
H-E-B coming to McKinney; Fat Shack restaurant to open this week in Plano and more DFW-area news

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