A Contemporary Outdoor Wedding in Cary, NC

The Bride Celia Carpenter, 26, a pharmacist The Groom Scott Everett, 30 a doctor The Date May 21  Instead of focusing on a theme, Celia and Scott buil

The Bride Celia Carpenter, 26, a pharmacist The Groom Scott Everett, 30 a doctor The Date May 21 Instead of focusing on a theme, Celia and Scott built their wedding style on a contemporary black, gray, and hot-pink color palette. The tabletops and the ceremony aisle were decked out in vibrant-hued blooms, helping the couple achieve a lively, springtime look.

Pink and white sugar flowers sat atop each tier, while black-fondant swirls were a playful addition.
Textured magenta linens packed a bold punch in the outdoor patio space.
Pink Ribbon Programs
A cluster of blooms tied with black dotted ribbon marked the newlyweds' reception seats.
Tall centerpieces of silver branches and orchid leis added height and drama to the spacious ballroom.
Scott wore an orchid with seeded eucalyptus accents.
Soft arrangements of garden roses and peonies were the perfect offset to the black bridesmaid dresses.
Subtle green accents punctuated Celia's exotic pink-and-purple orchid arrangement.
A lounge area, complete with sleek white couches and tall cocktail tables, set a swanky scene.
An A-line gown with crystal beading captured the unique and elegant look Celia was after.
The sophisticated invitations featured a black-and-white paisley border with pink lining.
Outdoor Wedding Ceremony