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MASTER PIECE LESSONS GULLAH ISLANDS WALL ART, 35X35
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MASTER PIECE CHASING SENSE GULLAH ISLANDS WALL ART, 35X35
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Goddesses by Synthia SAINT JAMES Canvas Wall Art 3 Piece
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‘Inspirations’ Note Cards by Jonathan Green
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BLACK BORDER : GULLAH STORIES OF THE CAROLINA COAST
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Arthur Court Designs Sea Horse Twisted Seagrass Placemats – set of 4
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Whitewash Wood Draped Bead 4 Light Chandelier by World Market
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‘Inspirations’ Sheer Scarf by Jonathan Green
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Drew Rose Designs Ceramic Woven Trim Planter
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Mud Pie Rattan Serving Utensils

The Richardsons’ Rustic Romance

The Richardsons' Rustic Romance 11

Today we are featuring a super fun rustic wedding. Jameelah and her husband Ulysses had a super cute lowcountry wedding. Check out all of the rustic details today!

Bride Name

Jameelah Richardson (Lincoln)

Groom Name

Ulysses Richardson

Wedding Location

Hamlin Plantation Clubhouse

Wedding Date

July 18, 2015

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Alma Mater of Bride

Razorback

Alma Mater of Groom

Ram

Current City

Hanahan

Hometown

Charleston

How did you meet?

A relative introduced Ulysses and I.

How long did you date?

We dated for four years amazing years.

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How did he propose?

He surprised me with a box in a box and told me to open it.

When did you know he was the one?

When he accepted my unborn child as his own.

What is the cutest thing he has done for you without you asking?

One birthday, Ulysses surprised me with a wonderful dinner he prepared!

What is something you love about him that has completely changed your life?

He taught me how to love and be loved.

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What part of wedding planning made you crazy?

Having to ask for help really frustrated me!

What part of wedding planning could you not live without?

The help of my parents made a world of difference throughout the process.

What was your first thought the day after your engagement?

“Am I really getting married?” I was very excited.

What was your favorite part about the ceremony?

I truly enjoyed the kiss!

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What was your favorite part about the wedding?

The best thing about my wedding was being able to celebrate my union with my beloved friends and family.

What were your wedding colors?

Ivory, rose, blush and taupe

What was your wedding theme?

Rustic R0mance

What is your favorite part about being married to each other?

Being a team. Ulysses and I support and encourage each other, and work toward our goals together.

What did you learn about each other through the wedding planning process?

I learned that we both are mighty stubborn! But I also learned that we can get through everything with compromise.

Did you do any DIY? If so, what?

I planned the entire wedding, and created floral arrangements and decor. 

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Who were your wedding vendors?

Catering: Sophie’s Kitchen

DJ/Entertainment: Billie Nelson

Dress: Jeans Bridal http://jeansbridalcharleston.com/

Rentals: David’s Tuxedo http://davidstuxedos.com/

Wedding Planner: It’s Simply Elegant (bride company)

Photographer:  Jason Cordes Photography http://www.elitebridalz.com/

Transporation: Amenity Limousine

Bakery:  Sweet Creations by Gwen http://www.sweetcreationsbygwen.com/

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Michiel Perry

Michiel is a Black Southern Belle living a lowcountry life. I love all things fashion, home decor and southern! When I am not running around doing fun stuff for Black Southern Belle, I live in antique stores and have a minor obsession with historic homes 🙂

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Michiel is a Black Southern Belle living a lowcountry life. I love all things fashion, home decor and southern! When I am not running around doing fun stuff for Black Southern Belle, I live in antique stores and have a minor obsession with historic homes :)

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  1. Denise Porter
    January 14, 2016 / 5:06 pm

    Beautiful wedding. The decor, food, and vendue was amazing. She was a stunning bride.

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