A Charlottesville Wedding Gift

The ACWG Vendors



EARLY MOUNTAIN VINEYARDS

Set against the stunning backdrop of the Shenandoah National Park and Blue Ridge Mountains, Early Mountain Vineyards offers beauty, stately modern facilities & luxurious amenities perfect for your ceremony. Imagine your winery wedding with panoramic views of the Blue Ridge foothills followed by an intimate sit-down dinner on the lawn.

www.earlymountainvineyards.com





HARVEST MOON CATERING

Sixteen years ago, Mark Hahn and Rob Gustafson started a small catering business that provided meal service to students at the University of Virginia. These days Harvest Moon offers full catering services for events of all size and scope. A full-time managerial staff directs a fleet of professional cooks and event staff – and Mark and Rob are still on the job every day as Executive Chef and Director of Operations, respectively. Harvest Moon Catering remains devoted to the culture of food and the relationships that grow around the table, and our job is to help you celebrate precious moments with flawless feast and merriment.

www.hmcatering.com





JUST A LITTLE DITTY

The brainchild of Dickie Morris, just a little ditty designs handmade ditty bags, plans weddings & special events, photographs this that and the other, designs event decor with Stonegate Event Rentals and helps tells inspiring stories with NSPYR.com. Dickie - and her partner in crime, Maureen McKenna, work magic for your special event or wedding.

www.justalittleditty.com





SOUTHERN BLOOMS

Southern Blooms by Pat's Floral Designs is a nationally acclaimed floral design team that has been specializing in weddings and events since 1986. Southern Blooms is widely recognized as an industry leader and trend-setter with features in many leading publications such as Weddings Unveiled, Southern Weddings, Southern Living Weddings, Southern Living, Victoria Magazine, Town & Country Weddings, Wedding Flowers, The Knot, and more.

www.southern-blooms.com





TOURTERELLE FLORAL DESIGN

Pronounced “Tour-Ter-L”, our name is French and means turtledove, a bird representing devoted love in mythological text. If you are planning the wedding of a lifetime, an intimate dinner party, a corporate event, or simply would like to send a beautiful floral arrangement you have found Tourterelle. We specialize in floral design for weddings and events. Our attention to you, our customer, is the key to our success along with our accomplished design team. We invite you to experience and enjoy Tourterelle. We look forward to working with you and bringing you joy with our flowers.

www.tourterellefloral.com





ALBEMARLE LIMOUSINE

Albemarle Limousine & Travel Service, LLC is a certified Woman Owned Business offering chauffeur driven ground transportation services in the Charlottesville, Virginia area. Our local professionally trained staff uses current technology to provide logistical assistance for your corporate, social and leisure travel needs. Our experienced staff meets the diverse needs of the corporate traveler, Charlottesville bride, and wine tourists. Our fleet ranges from premium sedans to vintage limousines to motor coaches.

www.albemarlelimousine.com





Dominique Attaway Photographer

DOMINIQUE ATTAWAY | PHOTOGRAPHER

Born and raised in Lyon, France, Dominique took a year off to visit the States, met her future husband Nick and is still here 20 years later - raising three boys and taking photos. Dominique truly loves what she does and puts her heart and soul in every wedding she photographs, as she feels so fortunate to be a part of someone’s life and capture this magical time forever.

www.dominiqueattaway.com





Rachel May Photography

RACHEL MAY PHOTOGRAPHY

Rachel creates natural and relaxed environments for her clients. She loves the real, romantic moments that two people create when they interact. It's those real moments that inspires her heart and makes her click the shutter.

www.rachel-may.com





JACK LOONEY PHOTOGRAPHY

Jack Looney’s specialties include weddings and events, and commercial, music, editorial, and nature photography. He photographs approximately 40 weddings annually, primarily in the Charlottesville area. He also enjoys photographing sporting events such as UVA football and basketball, and Peachtree Little League baseball. He also photographs as many music acts as his schedule will allow, and has provided album artwork and video services for artists such as Ellis Paul, The Honey Dewdrops, and Trees on Fire. His work has been featured in a wide range of regional, national, and international publications.

www.jacklooney.com





LYNNE BRUBAKER PHOTOGRAPHY

Lynne Brubaker loves weddings - "they're a feast for the camera." Each wedding has its own rhythm, its own special beauty and Lynn finds that uniqueness inspiring. Lynne's approach is quiet, unobtrusive and she prefers to use natural light whenever possible. Her has been featured in Town and Country, Martha Stewart Weddings, The Knot and Albemarle Magazine.

www.lynnebrubaker.com





CAKES BY RACHEL

Our cakes are made from whole natural ingredients and eggs from our own hens. We put as much love and care into the inside as the outside. Each cake is individually designed for you with endless possibilities. I look forward to talking cake with you and being part of your celebration.

www.mycakebyrachel.com





IAN'S CREATIONS

Ian’s Creations has been filming/editing weddings (and other events) throughout Virginia for over 10 years. They utilize professional, high definition cameras and wireless audio equipment. Ian’s Creations strives to provide every client with memorable and artistic videography and photography of their special event in a discreet and non-intrusive fashion. When you chose Ian’s Creations to produce your videography or photography project, you can trust that you and your clients will feel comfortable spending your entire special event with our talented and dedicated staff.

www.vaweddingvideo.com





REV. CLAIRE GOODMAN | SACRED GROUND CEREMONIES

Since 2004, Rev. Claire Goodman has officiated at more than 500 wedding ceremonies… each a unique, personalized creation… mostly in the Charlottesville area but occasionally in other areas of the Commonwealth of Virginia and Washington DC. Each individual brings unique life experiences and each couple has a unique story of their own… finding the best ways to reflect that in their ceremony is a wonderful creative challenge for Rev. Claire.

www.sacredgroundceremonies.com





STONEGATE EVENT RENTALS

Stonegate Event Rentals is an event décor company specializing in one-of-a-kind furniture, custom pieces, and small details for brides, event planners, designers & photographers. From sourcing small items like frames & vintage plates to larger items like farm tables and steamer trunks – we can help create your unique event!

www.stonegateeventrentals.com





ROCK PAPER SCISSORS

Rock Paper Scissors is a custom invitation and paper goods shop with a sweet spot for letterpress located in Charlottesville, Virginia on the historic downtown walking mall. Frequented by designers and do-it-yourselfers alike, RPS offers a well-curated collection of greeting cards, sophisticated papers, stylish desk accessories, and modern gifts for every day.

www.thinkrockpaperscissors.com





BLUE RIDGE A/V AND LIGHTING

Blue Ridge A/V and Lighting provides superior quality event lighting, audio/visual services, creative fabric décor and technical production aspects for all types of special events, both indoors and out. In doing so, they achieve the highest standards of customer service and satisfaction, at realistic and affordable prices.

www.blueridgeavandlighting.com





SWELL BOOTH

Swell Booth is a photo booth rental company who provides the good people of Virginia, North Carolina, and beyond with a well-designed photo booth that produces the highest quality images and photo strips in the region to make them happy and look swell.

www.swellbooth.com





JEANNE CUSICK

Makeup is Jeanne Cusick's passion. As a former model in the 70's and 80's, she's been on both sides of the makeup brushes. Jeanne received her training at photo shoots and behind the scenes of fashion runways for Cosmopolitan. In the 90's Jeanne opened a salon and a day spa. She understands how to develop and create the perfect look for the client. Jeanne partners with a team of professional artists providing makeup and hairstyling services on location.

www.cvillemakeup.com





DJ DEREK TOBLER

DJ Derek Tobler is a reliable full-time Disc Jockey and Emcee with over fifteen years of experience playing at weddings and many other types of events. Whether you are planning your wedding, organizing a fun corporate event, or having a party of any kind, DJ Tobler will help make it a memorable experience that you and your guests will be talking about for years.

www.djtobler.com





AWAKENING BALANCE | LYNSIE MCKEOWN

Awakening Balance brings yoga into your wedding to allow you to be focused and present for your special day. Integrating breathing techniques, meditation and the physical practice of yoga into the wedding process will not only create a sense of calm, harmony and serenity but also strengthens the ties between loved ones. Whether you choose to practice together as a couple, with bridesmaids, friends and family,you will have an experience that will leave you filled with a sense of joy and bliss.

www.awakening-balance.com





FESTIVE FARE

Serving customers across Central Virginia for over twenty years, Festive Fare offers an amazing selection of rental products. Their team is dedicated to deliver great customer service. By listening to your ideas and understanding your needs, the Festive Fare staff will share their extensive knowledge and experience and help you create a memorable event.

www.charlottesville.classicpartyrentals.com





PALLET & PEN

Pallet and Pen is the handiwork of local artist, Sami Denney. She specializes in unique visual displays and event installations that are customized to your event needs. Sami strives to create the handcrafted experience that brings imagination to life with each event.





LOCAL NANNY NETWORK

Local Nanny Network (LNN) is a unique, nanny based company that provides premier on-site childcare at wedding venues and other events in the Charlottesville area of beautiful Central Virginia. We strive to create a safe, caring and fun environment for children while giving their parents the freedom to attend functions and enjoy their time away. Our services ultimately provide peace of mind for brides and grooms, parents and event planners. Our qualified nannies are thoroughly screened, along with being CPR certified, and are coached by LNN staff. Our nannies supervise the children in their care at all times and come prepared with age-appropriate toys, crafts, games, and books.

www.localnannynetwork.com





LOVE

I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.
J.R.R. Tolkien