Eclectic Elegance

by Southern Coastal Weddings

Stephanie Rene Anderson and Summer Rebecca Pruette tied the knot in picturesque Warren Square and celebrated with a reception at the Kimpton Brice Hotel.

Photography by Jade + Matthew Take Pictures


Brides: Stephanie Rene Anderson and Summer Rebecca Pruette

Location: Warren Square (ceremony); The Kimpton Brice Hotel (reception), Savannah, Georgia

Planning time: 1 year, 5 months

Number of guests: 76

Coordinator: Day-of was Larissa Szynski at The Brice, but she helped with so much more when it came to advice about making other decisions and having a rain plan

Rehearsal dinner location: Beer cellar of Moon River Brewing Company 

Florist: Garden on the Square

Cake: Wicked Cakes

Catering: The Brice Hotel

Officiant: Reverend Steven P. Schulte

Music: Summer’s own playlist (ceremony); DJ Precisa from All About You Entertainment (reception)

Bridal gowns: David’s Bridal, Norfolk, Virginia (both brides)

Bridal accessories: On Steph: none, just her natural beauty; On Summer: family heirloom diamond earrings and diamond necklace

Bridesmaids’ dresses: David’s Bridal

Bridesmen: Brooks Brothers, Virginia Beach, Virginia (bowties); JoS. A. Bank Clothiers, Virginia Beach, Virginia (gray pants and white “Traveler” dress shirt); Acredale Saddlery, Virginia Beach, Virginia (leather suspenders); John’s Crazy Socks (socks)

Dog attire: Brooks Brothers (bowtie); C.C. Filson Co. (leather collar)

Hair and makeup: Erika Kraemer from Wink Salon, Virginia Beach, VA (she traveled with us). Summer’s bridal party’s hair and makeup were done by her sister, Sarah Kibbey, and Steph’s bridal party’s hair and makeup were done by a dear friend, Emily Hallal

Chair rental: In Any Event

Something old: The lace wrapped around Steph’s bouquet was from her mom’s wedding dress, and Summer had her grandfather’s Purple Heart medal pinned to her bouquet

Something borrowed: Summer wore diamond earrings and a diamond necklace that belong to her mother — all given to her mother by Summer’s stepfather, Ken

Something blue: Both brides had blue sapphires in their engagement rings