The Valerie & Co. Photographer's team has photographed a lot of engagements but Justin had a really cool idea on how to surprise Ashley for his surprise proposal in Charleston to her. :-) Read on to learn more about Ashley and Justin, get a sneak peek of a few favorite photos from their surprise proposal in Charleston, and see a scavenger hunt that lead to a ring!
We're so excited to share Sarah and Wes's story and surprise proposal pictures! It's so very sweet and we just can't wait for their wedding because Valerie & Co. Photographers will be present for the couple's BIG DAY to document more of their love story! Wes is from a small farming town called Snead in Alabama and Sarah is from the Birmingham suburb of Hoover. The two first met after being set up on a blind dinner date at Jim n' Nicks Bar-B-Q. They hit it off so well, the pair spent the rest of the night talking over coffee at a Starbucks! Now, after a year of dating, Wes has popped the big question at the Charleston Waterfront Park Pineapple Fountain. :-) From proposal to wedding plans, read on to learn more about this wonderful couple and see a few of their breathtaking proposal pictures!
Adam & Shelby seriously melt our hearts! They just make the best couple and soon enough they'll be husband and wife cause Adam just proposed to Shelby and she said yes! Their love story, proposal, and pictures are so sweet so keep reading to learn more!
It's been such a beautiful spring in Charleston and we've got more pretty pictures from the season to show for it! Magnolia Plantation & Gardens is gorgeous all year round but we just love seeing the azaleas at springtime. Amanda and Will got engaged in the garden right on the water and there are SO MANY flowers in bloom that it gave their proposal images a secret garden enchanted charm! We asked Amanda a few questions about their propsal so keep reading for the answers to our questions and to see a few of their charming photos.
Anthony was ready to get down on one knee and he watned to have a few extra-special sweet surprises for Lindsey when he did. :-) There were a lot of moving parts but it all came together nicely! We here at Valerie & Co. Photographers were honored to capture the surprises and to be a part of the surprises too! Read on to learn how Anthony, our studio, the couple's puppy, & parents help to pull off this perfect proposal!
We're so excited to share Katie & Derek's surprise Charleston proposal photos! They are such a wonderful couple and they've got a cute story too. :-) Read on to learn what Derek said about the proposal and to see these college sweethearts get engaged!
We here at Valerie & Co. have found that for many brides and grooms, their big day would not be complete without their furry family members! I mean, how cute is it to see dogs at weddings?!? Your wedding is the day where you commit to becoming a family and it’s so special and sweet to have the whole family present and a part of the ceremony, including pets. :-) Thinking of making Man's Best Friend your Best Man? Read on to see a few tips on including your pup pal in your wedding and to see a few favorite photos of good good dogs at their family’s wedding!
What could make beach sunset surprise proposal photos captured by Valerie & Co. Photographers better? Have them taken on one of the most beautiful golf courses ever! Lucky for us that’s exactly how it happened. ;-) Matthew wanted to propose to Cassandra at a place picturesque and special and knew that Kiawah Island, Cassie’s favorite vacation spots from her childhood, was the place to pop the big question. Read on to find out more about this picture perfect proposal and see the proposal image gallery!
There is a Frank Sinatra rendition of the song, “Christmas Waltz,” that has this perfect line describing Christmas as, “That time of year, when the world falls in love.” To us, those lyrics best portray the magical feeling you can sense all around in this special season. If you combine that extraordinary magic of the holidays, the beauty of the lowcountry, along with all the love you have for the most important person in your life, the result could turn out to be the #1 way to do a Christmas time wedding proposal in Charleston!
There can be a lot that goes into planning out a marriage proposal and when Charlie was ready to pop the big question, he wanted his surprise proposal to Lauren to be perfect. :-) All of Charlie's research and preparation paid off; Lauren was so surprised and over come with tears of joy! Read on to find out more about their romantic proposal at the Pitt Street Bridge, their love story, and see the gallery of their surprise proposal photos!