While everyone was busy celebrating holidays of their own this past December, we had the honor of celebrating our sweet couple Kristen + John! Kristen's older sister, Aly, is one of our past YOJ brides and we are so thankful Kristen loved us enough to choose us to plan her wedding as well! Kristen's unique style was perfect for the season- with rich jewel tones, lots of gold + and candle light. With their ceremony at the Summerall Chapel and the reception at Alhambra Hall,
Our lovely Kansas based couple was absolutely smitten with the beautiful scenery and southern charm deep inside Magnolia Plantation. With navy and gold accents, Jim and Trisha's wedding filled the Magnolia Plantation Carriage House with love, laughter, and certainly a happily ever after. Jim and Tricia selected Breeze by Yoj, which is our all inclusive planning package. We collaborate with amazing local vendors to provide the catering, dessert, rentals, florals, entertainment
All of our brides are faced with the tough decision of choosing between the beautifully historic plantations, sun filled beach front venues, or the endlessly charming downtown venues. One of our favorite downtown venues is the Wickliffe house. The white mansion is located on Ashley Ave, nestled in the Radcliffboro neighborhood of downtown Charleston. It offers both picture perfect indoor and outdoor entertaining spaces as well as caters outstanding Southern eats and refreshin
Blind folded and full of excitement, Kyle Benson realized that this was it, April 14th had finally come and from this day forward it would be Kyle and Kilby forever. From the start, the young midwestern couple had made it very clear to the Yoj team that the focus of this wedding was going to be on the guests experience, rather than on them two. The wedding took place right by the colonial revival house at the charming Boone Hall Plantation. Boone Hall is an absolute must see
On a Monday morning the phone rang, as it usually does, but this time it wasn't one of our Brides, it wasn't a venue, catering company, hotel or anything of that sort. It was a mysterious call from a man who said he needed a dinner planned for an undisclosed group of people that Saturday. That Saturday as in 5 days later? OK we thought to ourselves, the mystery of it all had us in deep. Planner Blythe got on it right away. She reached out to several local vendors, Mosaic, Eve
One of the most exciting aspects of being an Event Planner is having the opportunity to view new, upcoming spaces around Charleston that are multipurpose and can easily be transitioned into a venue. After all, the Holy City does love to host a good party! Last month we visited the Miller Gallery, a new contemporary gallery located on East Bay Street, and had the opportunity to transform the space into an intimate evening of inventive cocktails, tasty hors d'oeuvres, and a mus
Have you ever wondered what goes on in the head of an event designer? It may be a little crowded, but there is no shortage of color. Find out what the Yoj team is thinking, dreaming and hand-crafting through our blog!