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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.

August 27, 2015

monograms (need we say more?!)

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Down South, monogramming begins as soon as you’ve decided a child’s name and due date! And there is no limit to the number of items you can customize. These personalized treasures are passed down from grandparent to parent to child…reminding each generation of the generosity and spirit that came before. Our friends at Southern Weddings have helped to clarify two [...]

August 20, 2015

Let Your Light Shine

Let Your Light Shine

Chrissy and Brook are fun and crazy and they wanted their day to be full of the color and smiles they fill each other’s lives with daily.  The bubbly on air meteorologist for Channel 2 and the attorney and Executive Director for the SC Brewers’ Guild met on twitter of all places. The joy they [...]

August 13, 2015

"Fresh" Inspiration

When planning a wedding, inspiration can be drawn from anywhere- a color palette, a favorite pattern, or especially nature.  And whether you’re decided to marry in one of the lowcountry’s historic gardens (like Magnolia or Middleton Plantation) or in one of downtown’s best restaurants, many couples look outdoors for inspiration.  Lush and organic, we are loving this trend of bringing [...]

August 6, 2015

going to the "chapel"

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While ballroom weddings will always have a place in our hearts, we also can’t deny the beauty of an outdoor wedding ceremony–especially in the lowcountry. The following couples illustrate exactly why so many brides aren’t “going to the chapel,” as the popular song suggests. Instead, they opt to say “I do” by the river, underneath aged oak trees! The very talented [...]

July 30, 2015

Bringing Ballroom Back

Bringing Ballroom Back

It’s true. We are blessed with stinking amazing venues boasting breathtaking views and gorgeous plantation lawns and homes, but sometimes it can be fun to turn out a big downtown affair. I am not referring to some windowless conference room scenario.  Our fair city has some gorgeous spaces just perfect for the black tie city affair. Hibernian [...]