If you always imagined planning your wedding on a relaxed afternoon in the sunny living room of your trusted friend, with strains of jazz in the background and the scent of fresh blooms in the air, you’ve come to the right place. With much anticipation and great amounts of love, Amanda Lankford of Amanda Jewel Floral + Design has opened the doors to her new design studio, and what a welcome invitation it is!
Well, it’s been almost a year since the earth shifted and couples across the country who had been in loving, committed relationships for years – sometimes decades – were granted the right to marry. While many couples over the years held wedding celebrations in the belief that their right to make a lifelong, loving commitment to another person was inherent – despite the laws – the June 26, 2015 Supreme Court ruling opened the doors nationwide for same-sex couples to legally step up to the altar and say I Do!
When you think of the Four Seasons Atlanta, the first thing that comes to mind is luxury. Sumptuous rooms, to-die-for city views, extravagant menus, lavish ballrooms. And yes, it is certainly all of these things. But when I think of the Four Seasons, something much more important comes to mind.
To say that the view from Ventanas is amazing is an understatement. Because it’s not about the view, it’s about the experience! Standing on that rooftop, drinking in the brilliant city lights, breathing in the peaceful night air, surrounded by love – you stop, you pause for a moment, and you know that everything is right in the world.