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 Thomas Bennett House sits right in the heart of historic Charleston. It has all the charm you could want for a Southern Wedding. We visited Thomas Bennett House as a part of our tour of Charleston back in March. Of all the venues we visited, this house had one of the most gorgeous gardens […]

 Thomas Bennett House sits right in the heart of historic Charleston. It has all the charm you could want for a Southern Wedding. We visited Thomas Bennett House as a part of our tour of Charleston back in March. Of all the venues we visited, this house had one of the most gorgeous gardens […]

Thomas Bennett House | Charleston Wedding Venue

Planning Ideas, Vendors

Tree with spanish moss in charleston

I don’t know about you, but I (Mer) love checklists! We try our best to make it super simple for our couples. That’s why we created this bridal details checklist! (party dance💃🏼) One of the most over looked parts of the day can be the bridal detail shots. These are so important for your film because […]

I don’t know about you, but I (Mer) love checklists! We try our best to make it super simple for our couples. That’s why we created this bridal details checklist! (party dance💃🏼) One of the most over looked parts of the day can be the bridal detail shots. These are so important for your film because […]

The Complete Bridal Details Checklist

Planning Ideas

Bridal Details Checklist Matt Rouse Films Ring Box

Hey everyone! Mer here 😊 One trend we see a lot of couples do is create a wedding email address! The first time I saw this I thought it was a brilliant idea. When you’re planning a wedding there are so many moving parts and pieces. As a young bride I didn’t know how involved wedding […]

Hey everyone! Mer here 😊 One trend we see a lot of couples do is create a wedding email address! The first time I saw this I thought it was a brilliant idea. When you’re planning a wedding there are so many moving parts and pieces. As a young bride I didn’t know how involved wedding […]

3 Benefits of Creating a Wedding Email Address

Planning Ideas

a woman types an email on a laptop wedding email address

 In March, we had the opportunity to be a part of The Scouted Wedding which was put on by The Scout Guide Greenville. We were so excited when Keaton, the editor of TSGG asked us to be a part of the event! The day was full of amazing people, delicious cakes, and elegant floral […]

 In March, we had the opportunity to be a part of The Scouted Wedding which was put on by The Scout Guide Greenville. We were so excited when Keaton, the editor of TSGG asked us to be a part of the event! The day was full of amazing people, delicious cakes, and elegant floral […]

The Scouted Wedding

Planning Ideas, Vendors

We often encourage our couples to write wedding love letters to each other. We then record them reading it and use that audio to craft the story line for their film. Your wedding day is a pivotal moment in your life. It’s one that you will spend the rest of your days remembering! Incorporating audio into […]

We often encourage our couples to write wedding love letters to each other. We then record them reading it and use that audio to craft the story line for their film. Your wedding day is a pivotal moment in your life. It’s one that you will spend the rest of your days remembering! Incorporating audio into […]

4 Tips For Writing Wedding Love Letters

Planning Ideas

bride stands with letter from her groom

This is a question a lot of couples planning a wedding are asking! We’ll lay our cards on the table and say: We’re convinced hiring a wedding videographer is essential to remembering your day! And not just because we are wedding videographers (haha). But because Mer and I were once on the other side of […]

This is a question a lot of couples planning a wedding are asking! We’ll lay our cards on the table and say: We’re convinced hiring a wedding videographer is essential to remembering your day! And not just because we are wedding videographers (haha). But because Mer and I were once on the other side of […]

Should I Hire A Wedding Videographer?

Planning Ideas

Bride and groom walking together after first look

At the end of last year, Matthew and I sat down and re-evaluated our client experience. Now some of you might immediately know what I mean by client experience, and others may be scratching your head. We consider our “client experience” to be the time from when a couple first contacts us to when we […]

At the end of last year, Matthew and I sat down and re-evaluated our client experience. Now some of you might immediately know what I mean by client experience, and others may be scratching your head. We consider our “client experience” to be the time from when a couple first contacts us to when we […]

The Wedding Film Experience Guide

Personal, Planning Ideas

Wedding film experience guide front

When soon-to-be brides ask for wedding advice from past brides the one piece of advice I hear given over and over again is, “The day flies by, so enjoy every second of it.” And it’s true! There are so many moving parts it’s easy to get swept up and distracted by all the details. If […]

When soon-to-be brides ask for wedding advice from past brides the one piece of advice I hear given over and over again is, “The day flies by, so enjoy every second of it.” And it’s true! There are so many moving parts it’s easy to get swept up and distracted by all the details. If […]

5 Benefits Of Having A First Look On Your Wedding Day

Planning Ideas

bride approaches the groom during first look

If you were like me (Mer), you’ve probably already been thinking about and Googling bridesmaid gift ideas. Finding the perfect gift for your bridesmaids can be tough. You want to show them how much you appreciate them without breaking the bank. The good news is that showing them how much they mean to you can […]

If you were like me (Mer), you’ve probably already been thinking about and Googling bridesmaid gift ideas. Finding the perfect gift for your bridesmaids can be tough. You want to show them how much you appreciate them without breaking the bank. The good news is that showing them how much they mean to you can […]

Top 3 Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

Planning Ideas

Bridesmaid gift ideas personalized tote bag

The traditional signing of the wedding guest book is becoming a thing of the past. I know for my parents they couldn’t tell you where their guest book is now. Most likely it’s in a box in the attic or collecting dust on a bookshelf. Nowadays, we find that couples want a more practical reminder […]

The traditional signing of the wedding guest book is becoming a thing of the past. I know for my parents they couldn’t tell you where their guest book is now. Most likely it’s in a box in the attic or collecting dust on a bookshelf. Nowadays, we find that couples want a more practical reminder […]

5 Creative Alternatives For Your Wedding Guest Book

Planning Ideas

Wedding guest book alternative potted plant