Charleston, South Carolina is known for its historic charm, romantic ambiance, and picture-perfect wedding venues. For couples seeking a sophisticated Southern wedding, Legare Waring House is a perfect setting. This stunning antebellum mansion is surrounded by sprawling oak trees, lagoons, and lush gardens, providing a dreamy natural backdrop for exchanging vows. Checkout how this bride and groom envisioned their garden wedding at Legare Waring House.

A Garden Oasis in the Heart of Charleston

Nestled in the Cannonborough-Elliotborough neighborhood, Legare Waring House transports you to a serene garden in the heart of downtown Charleston. It’s located just minutes from the harbor and historic attractions.

The grounds feature the majestic Avenues of Oaks, a charming Wedding Garden, and a sweeping Fountain Patio—perfect for wedding portraits. You can even set up elegant tents on the lawn. With so many beautiful spots for ceremonies and receptions, it’s no wonder Legare Waring House is one of Charleston’s most sought-after wedding venues.

Romantic Charleston wedding

For this romantic Charleston wedding, the couple wanted to embrace the natural beauty of Legare Waring House and capture the southern charm of Charleston.

They opted for a neutral color palette with lots of greens, creams, and whites to complement the surroundings. The flowers took center stage, with an organic, lush style. Hanging moss from the oak trees inspired the vision for the ceremony floral installation.

Throughout the event, details reflected the historic charm of Charleston, from the stationery to the table settings. It felt both classic and fresh.

bride and groom walk towards camera at legare waring house wedding

Breathtaking Wedding Attire with a Modern Twist

The bride chose an exquisite gown from The Bridal House of Beaufort, with a stunning front detail and surprise bow at the back that doubled as a bustle. The groom complemented her in a refined black suit.

While the attire remained elegant and traditional, these unexpected touches added a subtle modern twist.

Bringing the Vision to Life with a Dream Team

To execute their vision for this organic luxury wedding, the couple collaborated with a dream team of Charleston vendors.

The planner orchestrated the event seamlessly. The florist designed romantic floral arrangements. The hair and makeup artist enhanced the bride’s natural radiance to give an old money vibe.

The stationery, furniture rentals, and other details came together beautifully to create a cohesive, sophisticated wedding day. And of course, Legare Waring House provided a picture-perfect romantic backdrop.

When planning a Charleston wedding, choosing the right team of vendors is key. Their creativity and expertise ensures your event reflects your unique style and personality. Thanks to this talented team, the couple brought their garden wedding vision to life flawlessly. Find out more tips on picking your dream team by checking out my blog.

Create Your Own Elegant Wedding at Legare Waring House

If you’re planning a romantic Southern wedding in Charleston, consider the historic beauty of Legare Waring House. With its sprawling gardens and grand avenues of oaks, this venue provides a dream setting to exchange vows.

Work with talented vendors to craft an event that captures the essence of Charleston and infuses romantic flair. From the attire and florals to the catering and rentals, every detail contributes to creating a distinctive ambiance. With the right team behind you, you’re sure to have a magical garden wedding at this Charleston treasure.

Legare Waring House wedding photos

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Legare Waring House wedding table
Green set of wedding invitations
wedding at Legare Waring House
Groom spins bride in Avenue of Oak trees at Legare Waring House
groom holds bride at Legare Waring House wedding
Bride and groom walk around at Legare Waring House

Charleston Wedding Vendors

Planning: Gathered Wedding Planning
Florist: Olive & Sage Floral
Hair and Makeup: Wild Ivory Beauty
Wedding Dress: The Bridal House of Beaufort
Stationary: White Ink Calligraphy
Rentals: Curated Events Charleston
Venue: Legare Waring House

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