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The ABC's of WED

Twenty-six ways to make your wedding letter-perfect.
Producer & Stylist Shabdiece Esfahani | Photographer Meaghan Elliott - 2015
   


A) Table linen and napkins from Table Toppers. Table runner and charger from BBJ Linen. Flatware, glassware, and china from Select Event Rentals. Florals created by Fleur de Lis Florist. Menu created by The Food Market. Paper details and styling by Stephanie Bradshaw. -


B) Design and styling by Kate Beck Events. Florals created by Crimson & Clover Floral Design. Assorted whiskeys from Blue Pit BBQ & Whiskey Bar. Furniture from Chicka, Fandango Productions, Becket Hitch, and Trohv. Throw blanket made by Head Regal. Multicolored yarn-bombed horseshoe by marleyandalfie. Vintage elements from Alex Cooper Auctioneers. -


C) Printing and design by Apropos Roasters. Twine ($16.95) from Divine Twine. Burlap table runner ($16.95) from Trohv. Coffee beans from The Fresh Market. Wooden display crate from Williams-Sonoma. -


D) Customized The Victor Trading Co. silhouette cookie cutters stylist's own. White Linen tablecloth ($99) and cheese board ($39) at Pottery Barn. -


E) Origami fortune teller created by Just Ink on Paper. Julie Vos gold animal bangles ($85) from Antique Exchange. Adrianna Papell taupe beaded blouson gown ($260) from Bella Bridesmaids. -


F) Illustration created by Sarah Park Designs based on a bouquet from Petal and Print. Fermob willow-green Montmartre garden chair at Home on the Harbor. -


G) Happy Stripes wrapping paper ($5.95), gold letters ($7.95), and photo props kit ($14.95) from Paper Source. Yellow farmers' market porcelain basket from Anthropologie. Instax camera and film from Urban Outfitters. Personal library kit ($16) from Knock Knock. -


H) Invitation suite designed and printed by Moxie Press & Co. Magenta printed paper from In Watermelon Sugar. Florals from Local Color Flowers. -


I) Ice cream provided by The Charmery. Cookies created by Sweet Kiera. Dishes and décor from Lemon & Lime Event Design. -


J) From top to bottom: Christopher Designs diamond-and-emerald wedding band ($2,445) at Radcliffe Jewelers. 18-karat navette-shaped diamond ring with yellow-gold band ($4,000) at Bijoux Inspired Jewels. Frederick Goldman titanium and 18-karat yellow-gold wedding band ($435) at Smyth Jewelers. Radcliffe Signature diamond engagement ring with yellow stone (price available upon request) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Henri Daussi 1-karat white-gold cushion-cut Halo diamond engagement ring ($79,981) at Smyth Jewelers. Radcliffe Signature 18-karat white-gold pavé diamonds with cubic zirconia center (price available upon request) and men's rose-and-white-gold wedding band ($1,225) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Henri Daussi 18-karat white-and-rose-gold Double Halo cushion-cut diamond engagement ring ($9,210) at Smyth Jewelers. Christopher Designs pavé diamond wedding band ($1,540) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Henri Daussi 18-karat rose-gold Braid Eternity wedding band ($2,530) at Smyth Jewelers. Men's Frederick Goldman white-gold wedding band ($810) and diamond engagement ring (price upon request) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Henri Daussi 18-karat white-gold and three-sided diamond wedding band ($3,520) at Smyth Jewelers. Sapphire-and-diamond square Art Deco engagement ring ($19,950) at Bijoux Inspired Jewels. Frederick Goldman 14-karat white-gold matte finish with polished edge and 14-karat gold trim wedding band ($1,235) at Smyth Jewelers. -


K) Cassette tape and menu created by Little Bit Heart. Porcelain plate with blue floral detail from Anthropologie. Gold painted fez cut-glass tumbler ($18) from Curiosity. -


L) Florals by Fleur de Lis Florist. Fleur-De-Lys colored tumblers ($8 each), farmers' market porcelain baskets ($9.95-$20), and spring garden tablecloth from Anthropologie. Silver-plated mint julep cups ($32) from Curiosity. Colored glass tumblers ($3.89 each), galvanized stand ($24.50), and mercury Mason jars ($12.50) from Pottery Barn. Large vintage wooden apple box ($32) and etched punch glass cups ($90 for 12) from Trohv. Beverage dispensers ($49.95 each) and wooden display crate from Williams-Sonoma. Wooden cutting board ($175) from The Store LTD. -


M) Cobble Stone Tipple cocktail created by Brendan Dorr from B&O American Brasserie. Chancellor charger ($29.50) at Pottery Barn. Glasses and silver cocktail pick from Brendan's personal collection. -


N) Nails painted by the Spa at the Four Seasons. Monique Lhuillier one-shoulder mallard chiffon gown ($298) at Bella Bridesmaids. Neon clutch by Triple Seven ($29.99) from South Moon Under. Amethyst cushion-cut ring ($78) from Sassanova. Amethyst/blue/green ring ($60) from Poppy and Stella. -


O) Oysters, vintage shell crates, iron urn, oyster stand, 'Maryland House' vintage can, bell, cutting boards, and condiments provided by The Local Oyster. Florals created by Fleur de Lis Florist. Bowls, vintage washbasin, galvanized tray, vintage crate, and vintage glass Mason jars from Trohv. Gold and silver oyster silverware from Curiosity. Lemons provided by The Fresh Market. Linen table runner ($99) and vintage wood carved bowls from Pottery Barn. Red-and-white-striped linen napkins ($8.95 each), slate cheese serving board with chalk ($39.95), Nito condiment caddy ($59.95), oyster knives ($14.95 each), seafood forks ($36.95 for four), red-and-white-striped linen table runner ($49.95), galvanized pail ($24.50), and wooden display crate from Williams-Sonoma. -


P) Pancakes, bamboo toothpicks, charger plate, and food provided by Rouge Fine Catering. -


Q) Parker cream and chrome shave brush, Rocky Patel Torpedo cigar, Col. Ichabod Conk's Moustache Wax ($6), Ox & Bull Trading Company 12-piece collar stay set ($30), and basic silk-knot cufflinks ($20) all from The QG. The Art of Shaving straight razor and pre-shave oil, and vintage Cuban cigar box from Sixteen Tons. Soap ($10.50) from In Watermelon Sugar. Vintage beard paper from The Old Bank Barbers. -


R) Styled by Union3 Event Productions. Florals created by Union3 Event Productions. Furniture rentals from Second Chance. Drapes, stage, and lighting provided by Event Pro Live. -


S) Escort tags designed and printed by Gilah Press + Design. Assorted sodas from North Market Pop Shop. Florals from Local Color Flowers. -


T) Terrarium save the dates created by b. Willow. Linen runner ($99) from Pottery Barn.


U) Food, condiments, linen, spoons, and serving board provided by Parts & Labor. -


V) Vintage and antique rentals provided by Esther and Harper. Florals created by Crimson & Clover Floral Design. -


W) Florals created by Local Color Flowers. Jenny Yoo white daisy lace Tibi dress ($295) at Garnish Boutique. Jennifer Zeuner Gabby blue-sapphire evil-eye ring ($165.50) and gold-and-silver-dot ring ($250) from South Moon Under. Amethyst cushion-cut ring ($78) from Poppy and Stella. -


X) Boutonnière from Petal and Print. Ari is in his own suit. Forage Haberdashery bow tie. Suspenders from Wee Chic Boutique. -


Y) Dangerously Delicious Pies. Vintage silverware from Antique Exchange. Daisy-printed paper ($6.50) from Paper Source. -


Z) Boat provided by HarborSail's Captain Virgil G. Hobbs Jr. Signage and garland created by Intrigue Design & Decor. -

Hand-lettering and illustrations by Shauna Lynn Panczyszyn. Stylist and production assistants: Irene Donnelly, Elaine Nowakowski, and Allie Rosenwasser. Shot on location at Thames Street Wharf and Living Classrooms. A huge thanks to all the designers involved in this photo shoot.