A Magical Horticulture Center Wedding


From the moment Morgan took her first step down the aisle to meet her future husband, Justin, their wedding felt like something out of a storybook.

Philadelphia-based wedding planners Lauren James Events played a huge role in helping the bride and groom’s fairytale wedding dreams come to life. After a classic car ride from her childhood home to Fairmount Park, Morgan met Justin under a stunning wrought-iron archway wrapped in flowers and vines. The couple exchanged heartfelt vows to one another in front of their friends and family in the midst of the majestic and whimsical gardens of the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center.

After the ceremony, the princess bride and her prince were taken away on a horse-drawn carriage to join their loved ones for a magical evening of celebration. Their reception was held underneath a tent on the Horticulture Center property, filled with violet- and lavender-colored florals designed from the vision of Petah Bashano Event Design.

Not only were the decorations stunning, but one decoration in particular was looking especially delicious! The Donut Tree (yes, you read that right!) was definitely a hot spot for photos and satisfying your sweet tooth after the main course. Philip Gabriel Photography captured several great shots around The Donut Tree, as well as countless beautiful moments throughout the evening.

When the wedding party and guests weren’t chatting and reminiscing about stories of the bride and groom, they were dancing the night away to the sensational musical performance by The Vincent James Band.

Fireworks capped off the magical evening, and Morgan and Justin were caught stealing more than one kiss in the middle of the show! Congratulations to the happy couple, and best wishes for a life of happiness together!

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4 Reasons To Say “I Do!” To A Fall Wedding In Philadelphia


Philadelphia Fall WeddingThese days, “wedding season” lasts all year long!

Thinking about a fall wedding? Allure Films has 4 great reasons to tie the knot in the fall, complete with a sneak peek at an autumn wedding we recently filmed:

1. Breathtaking Backdrop

Fall foliage is a perfect backdrop for your wedding photos!

Whether you’re planning your big day indoors or out, capturing those stunning fall colors in the background is a must!

2. Amazing Color Schemes

Fall lends itself to a wide selection of color schemes from décor, to flowers, to cake, and even dresses! Whether your ideal palette is simple or elaborate, there are plenty of options to choose from. Here are just a few of our favorites:

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3. Temperature

In many regions, fall offers predictable temperatures and weather. This can also be an advantage in deciding on your gown. If you prefer sleeves, it won’t be too hot. If you prefer sleeveless, it won’t be too cold (nothing an elegant shawl can’t take care of, at least!)

This past fall, our gorgeous bride, Ali, pulled off this lacy cap-sleeved gown perfectly!

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4. Vendor/Venue Availability

While the fall months have gained popularity, the summer months remain the height of wedding season. As a result, this creates more availability for wedding venues and vendors in the fall.

Ali & Matt hosted their special day at The Horticulture Center. This modern venue offers a stunning greenhouse with beautiful fountains and gardens. It was the perfect place for Ali and Matt’s big day!

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No matter what season you choose, your wedding will be gorgeous. Be sure to capture every last moment with wedding videography from Allure Films!

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Check out a preview of Matt & Ali’s gorgeous fall wedding below:

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Vanessa & Ken’s Horticulture Center Wedding


We’re taking it back to the snowy February day when Vanessa and Ken said “I do”.

The Horticulture Center was a stunning backdrop for this beautiful wedding celebration. We love the natural, yet glamorous feel that this unique location offers. Our lovely bride and groom were exchanging smiles and laughs all throughout the evening. Truly You Events did a wonderful job coordinating Vanessa and Ken’s big day.

Congratulations newlyweds and thank you for allowing Allure Films to capture all of the wedding day bliss!

Planning your wedding? Contact Allure Films today for information on wedding videography packages!

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Peter Van Beever Photography | Scratch Weddings | Truly You Events | Horticulture Center

Vanessa & Ken’s Wedding Day


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Francesca & Russell’s Horticulture Center Wedding


Congratulations to newlyweds Francesca and Russell! This fairytale wedding was a wonderful day to be a part of. Francesca’s father shares some sweet words to this lovely couple. Philip Gabriel Photography took many stunning photos as family and friends gathered around in celebration. As always, the Horticulture Center posed as a lovely backdrop for this special day. A big shout out to their excellent team for pulling off such an excellent day! The sunlight, and the cityscape were quite a stunning background as well. A big thanks to Francesca and Russell for allowing us to be a part of your big day. Here’s to a happy and healthy future as husband and wife, from all of us here at Video One Productions.

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