Sweet Southern Jewish Wedding – Charleston, SC

This Jewish wedding was the perfect blend of old-school sweet southern charm and modern flair.  Elana Navon and Ben Wells tied the knot at the Reform Jewish Congregation of Charleston, South Carolina – Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim.  Photography by Reese More Weddings.

Jewish Bride and Groom

Green and Ivory ChuppahJewish Wedding Chuppah, Green, White

Jewish Wedding, South Carolina

The cobbled pavement and plentiful trees were simple and romantic, and the historic temple needed little decorating.

Groom Boutonniere

Jewish Wedding Groomsmen

This young couple was surrounded by loved ones, including a very spirited group of groomsmen.

Jewish Wedding Gown

At a time like this, a girl needs her gals, and this bride’s got plenty on hand.

Bride & Groom, Jewish Wedding

Bride & Groom, Purple Yarmulke

The bride and groom share a moment together outside the temple.

Ketubah Signing

Ketubah "Embrace" by Amy Fagin

“Embrace” Ketubah by Amy Fagin

In their gorgeous ketubah, artist Amy Fagin captures the physical embrace of love.  With “Embrace”, this spiritual moment is described in word, symbol, shape, pattern and color. “Embrace” by artist Amy Fagin, and can be purchased at Ketubah.com.

Bar & Bat Mitzvah, Wedding Venues & Vendors

Jewish Wedding Programs & Yarmulkes

Bright teal dresses up the programs and makes for colorful kippot.

Wish Rocks & Favors

Guests wrote their best wishes for the couple on river stones before grabbing a favor of fresh tea leaves.

After the ceremony, everyone went to five star Charleston restaurant McCrady’s, where they enjoyed delicious food, local musicians, and an awesome party.  Elana and Ben got a send off with sparklers.

Mazel Tov!

They lived happily ever after.  The End.

Much thanks to Reese Moore Weddings for sharing these beautiful photos.  Mazel Tov to Elana and Ben!

Color Palette: Green, Teal, Ivory

Vendor Credits:
Photographer:  Reese Moore Weddings
Hair Stylist:  Stella Nova
Caterer & Reception Venue:  McCrady’s
Floral Designer:  Jade Water Designs
Reception Venue:  McCrady’s
Dress Designer:  Enzoani
Bridesmaid Dresses:  Nordstrom
Ceremony Venue:  Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim
Editorial Partner: Two Bright Lights

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Written by Lonni Delane