Photography by Alyssa McElheny Photography
Grace Mary Aylmer and Grant Robert Bouwer celebrated their love with a dreamy ceremony at Fishcamp Plantation in Bluffton.
Grace Mary Aylmer + Grant Robert Bouwer
Wedding location: Fishcamp Plantation, Bluffton, South Carolina
Wedding date: May 19, 2018
Planning time (proposal to wedding): 166 days
Number of guests: 90
Wedding planner/event designer: Meg Aylmer
Coordinator: Meg Aylmer
Rehearsal dinner location: Skull Creek Dockside
Photographer: Alyssa Mcelheny Photography
Florist: Flowers provided by Bluffton General Store and venue’s garden
Cake: Ronnie’s Bakery and Alljoy Donut Co
Catering: Downtown Catering Company
Officiant: Pastor Bob Bouwer
Music: Rick Kuhn (ceremony bagpipes), Nicholas Horner and Christine Sweeney (reception)
Bridal gown: J. Mendel from Our Story Bridal, New York City
Bridal shoes: Nisolo
Tux: The Black Tux
Groom’s shoes: Nisolo
Bridesmaids’ dresses: BHLDN, Anthropologie
Transportation: Club Car of Hilton Head
Additional rentals and vendors: Amazing Event Rentals, Mosquito Joe (game changer!)
Something old: 1975 Triumph TR-6 getaway car
Something borrowed: The necklace I wore was worn by my mom in her best friend’s wedding in 1980.
Something blue: My mom held onto the blue ribbon that was tied around my bridesmaid bouquet in my maid of honor’s wedding, I wrapped it around my bouquet a year later.
Advice to other brides: Don’t sweat the small stuff.