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Katie + Johnny’s Soft + Romantic Keswick Vineyards Wedding

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An al fresco ceremony, soft florals, and a romantic fountain-front vow exchange? Yes, it’s safe to say that Katie + Johnny’s soft, romantic Keswick Vineyards wedding is going down as one of our all time favorites. Captured brilliantly by Ward Photography, this couple’s big day was filled with lovely moments, and we’re so excited to share some of our favorites.

While the entire wedding day was a dream, Katie was, of course, our dream girl. For her wedding, we made sure to keep her look in line with the rest of wedding so romance was key. We pulled her long, dark locks back into a half-up, half-down updo with soft curls cascading down her back. For her makeup, a natural but defined look was key. We wanted to enhance her already beautiful features but keep things simple. The result was a soft look perfect for her romantic day.

We loved everything about Katie + Johnny’s Keswick Vineyards big day, and we can’t wait for you to see it in all of its lovely glory.

Love,

The Charlottesville Makeup Artist Team

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Katie+Johnny married!!!

Katie+Johnny married!!!

All Photographs courtesy of Ward Photography

Hair + Makeup Artist  Charlottesville Makeup Artist LLC | Photography Ward Photography | Videography PartyTrap Studio | Venue Keswick Vineyards | Transportation Ambassador Limos + Albemarle Limousine | Cake Sweethaus | Photo Booth Ward Photography | DJ VA Party Masters | Ceremony Musicians Terra Voce | Officiant Father Jason Lody | Florist Lacy’s Florist and Flower Cottage | Lighting Skyline Tent Company

Lesya + Pat’s Rustic Meets Romantic Mount Ida Farm Wedding

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What do you get when you mix the rustic with the romantic? A perfect wedding, that’s what. Lesya + Pat’s Mount Ida Farm wedding is the perfect way to incorporate all the charm of a farm with all the romance of a villa. From the wine and gold palette with soft pink accents to the smiles of the bride and groom, this big day was one for the books.

For Lesya’s bridal look, we kept her hair romantic and in line with the style of the entire day. We worked soft waves into her dark locks and swept back a bit from her face to allow it to shine. For her makeup, we made sure that Lesya’s eyes were the focus. With brown tones, we kept her lash line smoky. Overall, the look was soft and glowing and perfect for a bride.

Lesya’s beauty mixed with she and Pat’s clear love for one another made this bride one that we’ll never forget. From the gorgeous reception to the sweet first look, and romantic al fresco ceremony, it had everything you could want in a classic Charlottesville wedding.

Take a look at some of our favorite moments captured by Meredith Sledge Photography.

Love,

The Charlottesville Makeup Artist Team

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All Photographs courtesy of Meredith Sledge Photography

Hair + Makeup Artist  Charlottesville Makeup Artist LLC | Photographer Meredith Sledge Photography | Cinematography Drew Precious | Venue The Lodge at Mount Ida Farm | Wedding Planner Helen Osinga | Florist Floral Designs by Jacquelyn | Bridal Dress Madison James | Bridesmaid Attire Azazie | Catering The Local | Cake Sweethaus | Ceremony Musicians Huberto Sales | Band Sam Hill Entertainment | Rentals MS Events

Jessica + Bill’s Romantic Outdoor Farm Wedding

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If you haven’t gotten on board with outdoor farm weddings, Jessica + Bill’s romantic big day will definitely be the one that changes your mind. From the natural, green foliage to the sweet first dance and outdoor vows, we’re totally smitten with this family farm wedding.

Like always, though, the bride stole the day. Jessica’s gorgeous eyes were the focal point of her makeup look. With ample lashes, a bit of smoky shadow, and an inner corner highlight, we made sure that her eyes shown bright and beautiful on her wedding day. For her hair, we kept it romantic with soft, cascading waves pulled half-way up. Following the ceremony, soft florals were added to the back of the updo for a bit of extra whimsy.

Jessica may have been the most beautiful part of the wedding day, but we can’t ignore the details. The Harden family farm provided the sweetest, down home venue imaginable. With a stunning backdrop for the ceremony and an al fresco, tented reception, you’ll be wishing you could use this private home as your own venue. Then, of course, there’s the natural greenery that accented the tables. They provided added softness to the outdoor celebration.

Clearly, outdoor farm weddings can mix romance, rusticity, and natural beauty. We’re so happy to have been part of Jessica + Bill’s wedding that had it all.

Love,

The Charlottesville Makeup Artist Team

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All Photographs courtesy of Kevin Remington Photography

Hair + Makeup Artist  Charlottesville Makeup Artist LLC | Photography Kevin Remington Photography | Videography Solokoo Wedding Films | Venue Family Farm | Wedding Coordinator Julie Rupert Events | Florist University Florist | Bridal Gown Celebration Bridal | Groom Attire Men’s Wearhouse | DJ DJ Rome | Caterer Mouth Wide Open + Two Brothers Southwestern Grill + Thai This Food Truck + Mama Crockett’s Cider Donuts | Desserts Sweet Things Ice Cream Shoppe | Cake Country Confections | Rentals MS Events | Signage ELG Designs LLC | Lighting The Lighting & Sound Company | Tent Virginia Tent Rental | Drink Wine Gourmet | Invitations Minted | Photobooth Photobooth of Charlottesville | Jeweler LaViano Jewelers | Transportation Richmond Limousine | Accommodations The Georges

Eliza + Charlie’s Classic & Elegant Homestead Wedding

There is something about a classic wedding that makes us giddy. From a traditional church ceremony to a black-tie dress code and romantic meets elegant decor, there’s a reason we’re dubbing Eliza + Charlie’s Homestead wedding a classic. We fell head over heels for this bride and groom, and we can’t wait to share some of our favorite moments with you.

Of course, our favorite part of any wedding day is our bride, and Eliza was a true gem. With her beaming smile and chic style, we made sure that her beauty was shown off by sweeping her hair back into a classic bun that allowed us to show off her gorgeous features. For her makeup, we kept things defined by natural. We used neutral tones on the eyes and defined her lash line with a bit of black liner. For her lips, we went with a glossy sheen that had a hint of a light berry hue.

We adored working with Eliza, and we’re so excited to show off her gorgeous wedding day at The Homestead.

Love,

The Charlottesville Makeup Artist Team

All Photographs courtesy of Kemper Mills Fant Photography

Hair + Makeup Artist Charlottesville Makeup Artist LLC | Photographer Kemper Mills Fant Photography | Venue The Homestead | Florist Tourterelle Floral Design | Wedding Gown Monique Lhuillier | Bridesmaid Dresses Alfred Sung | Tuxedos Brooks Brothers | Music Sam Hill Entertainment

Rachel + Marc’s Summer Keswick Hall Wedding

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Clear skies, love in the air, and warm temperatures? It sounds like the perfect recipe for a wedding, right? Well, for Rachel + Marc’s summer Keswick Hall wedding, it was. This big day combined all the romance of wine hues and flowing florals with the classic setting of Keswick Hall, and it was impossible for us not to stare at Josh & Serena‘s gorgeous images of the affair.

While the entirety of this wedding has us wishing for the lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer, we must admit that Rachel may have just been our favorite part. Her classic beauty was easy to showcase, so we swept her hair back from her face and added romantic curls to her long locks. For her makeup, we defined her gorgeous eyes with black liner and kept her skin glowy. Finishing off the look, we added a neutral lip, and this bride was the obvious star of the day.

Everything about Rachel + Marc’s summer wedding at Keswick Hall screamed romantic elegance, and we were thrilled to be part of their day. From the sweet vows to the beautiful, intimate portraits, there’s so much to love here, and we can’t wait to show you.

Love,

The Charlottesville Makeup Artist Team

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All Photographs courtesy of Josh & Serena

Hair + Makeup Artist  Charlottesville Makeup Artist LLC | Photography Josh & Serena | Venue Keswick Hall | Wedding Planner Donovan Grove Events | Florist Whimsical Floral | Officiant Sacred Ground Ceremonies | Band + DJ DJ Tobler | Photobooth Photobooth of Charlottesville | Cake Maliha Creations