Love, laughter, and a touch of elegance filled the air on a crisp October day as Brooke and William exchanged vows at the picturesque Chapel Hill Country Club in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Their journey began at UNC Chapel Hill, where they first crossed paths, and it was only fitting that they returned for the next chapter of their lives.

The Chapel Hill Country Club

The choice of Chapel Hill Country Club as the wedding venue was nothing short of inspiring. This venue’s rolling hills and Southern charm provided a stunning backdrop for the couple’s special day. The manicured gardens, elegant ballroom, and warm ambiance created an atmosphere that perfectly complemented the couple’s vision of a classic and sophisticated celebration.

Chapel Hill Country Club wedding

A Black Tie Affair at Chapel Hill Country Club:

The dress code for Brooke and William’s Chapel Hill wedding was black-tie, and the guests embraced the opportunity to showcase their most glamorous attire. The bride looked radiant in a timeless and sophisticated gown, while the groom was the epitome of classic charm in his black-tie ensemble. The entire bridal party, adorned in elegant black attire, added to the overall atmosphere of refined beauty. 

Wedding party in black tie attire

October Wedding Magic

October weddings have a unique charm, and Brooke and William’s celebration was no exception. Brooke and William chose to allow the warm tones found throughout The Chapel Hill Country Club to shine by opting for a warm white and gold palette with black sprinkled throughout the decor. In keeping with the traditional Southern atmosphere, the couple and wedding party were seated at a long estate table. The head table featured delicate greenery, romantic bud vases, and romantic candlelight from the lanterns, adding a modern touch. 

Wedding decor at Chapel Hill Country Club

Family Matters

From carefully selecting songs that meant a lot to their families to meticulously creating a menu that paid homage to both families – incorporating their families was a primary focus.  Brooke is one of four daughters, and it was important to her that her sisters take part in the wedding day, serving as her wedding attendants. Her oldest sister, Sam, joyfully discovered that she and her husband were expecting their first child on Brooke & William’s wedding day. Sam delivered a beautiful baby boy the weekend before their wedding and surprised Brooke and William on their wedding day. The pictures from Sam’s arrival at Chapel Hill Country Club are my absolute favorite.

Bridal party dressed in black.

A Forever Love Begins:

As the night unfolded, filled with laughter, dance, and heartfelt toasts, the joy of everyone in the room was palpable. Surrounded by family and friends, they embarked on this new chapter hand in hand, ready to face whatever the future held.

Brooke and William’s wedding at Chapel Hill Country Club was a celebration of love, elegance, and their enduring bond. As they stepped into the future, they carried with them the warmth of October, the beauty of Chapel Hill, and the promise of a love that would last a lifetime.

Outdoor fall wedding in Chapel Hill

Vendor Team

Planning, Design & Coordination Lauren O & Co Venue Chapel Hill Country Club

Ceremony & Cocktail Hour Musician Magnolia String Quartet Florist Folie à Deux Events

Hair & Makeup Perfectly Posh Hair & Makeup Officiant Rev. Kathie McCutcheon

Photographer Justin Clark Photography DJ Bunn DJ Kalonji Oliver Rentals Curated Events Raleigh Cinema By Design Films

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