Biltmore Estate Wedding in Asheville NC
Biltmore Weddings are delightful in so many ways. To begin with, the property is absolutely stunning. We have been to this lovely venue many times over, but always seem to find something new and unique every visit. The property spans over 10 square miles. The surroundings are full of fresh breaths of nature and lovely sights and sounds. Kelly and Nick were able to venture across most of the property throughout their stay and even incorporated a vast amount of this venue into their wedding day.
The day started up at the cozy luxuries of the Biltmore Hotel. There, they both were relaxing alongside friends and family while they got ready for this memorable day. Kelly had a blast with her close family before stepping into a stunning Berta dress that was handmade in Israel. This wedding dress was breathtaking and every unique detail was truly a work of art. Nick was equally dapper, sporting a custom-made suit, complete with his name sewn on the inside and a smile from ear to ear.
Lots of good luck, I mean lots.
It’s fabled that if it rains on your wedding day, then it is representative of good luck being bestowed upon you. These two were covered in luck. After sharing a first look beside the Biltmore Estate, rain began to pour vigorously without relent. It can be nerve-racking to be forced to wait out the rain on your wedding day, but these two were as cool as a cucumber. An obvious and moving representation that regardless of life’s struggles they will always remain content in the security of one another. I’m not sure if it was the rain or tears of sweetness rolling down my cheek, but these two stole our hearts in that moment.
And just like that, it stopped raining.
In true Forrest Gump fashion, the rain switched off like a waterspout being retired from its duty. The skies opened up and all that was left was a congregation of smiling, happy guests awaiting the arrival of the wedding party. The ceremony was full of humor, sentiment, and the traditional goings-on of a wedding. Nick’s relative Josh officiated the ceremony and in true family fashion had plenty of entertaining and hilarious quips to ensure the couple stayed on their toes.
The heavy use of greenery and simplistic floral decor resulted in a lovely display of elegance during the reception and dinner. The interior of Deerpark at Biltmore is gorgeous as is, but with these wonderful additions, this space was transformed into an oasis of beauty and grace. Kelly and Nick spent a good amount of time mingling with guests, sharing stories, and enjoying the company of one another. After sharing a brief first dance with one another, they invited their ever-important guests to join alongside them.
This party don't stop.
Guests didn’t hesitate one bit. They lit up light fireworks as they burst onto the dance floor, ready to dance the night away in a vigorous fashion. In the brief glimpse of dancing, it’s obvious the passion and energy this crowd had to let fly. People flying on shoulders, mad-dog faces, hands throw about, this reception was in full swing. Having relatives kids at the wedding was important for Kelly and it added a zest of youth to the dance floor.
And so we come to the end. Another blissful day in the lovely mountains of Asheville, NC at the ever wonderous Biltmore. I can honestly say, this place will never get old. Like a good book, tucked under the nightstand for an occasional pick-me-up, Biltmore will forever reside in our hearts as an oasis of beauty, love, and desire.