We are California and Texas natives. A planning, design and styling duo with an intense love for life. We are such private people by nature but we thought it would be fun to let you have a peek into our weddings, events, adventures and lives! Come along with us on our blogging journey as we get to know who we are as a company, friends and ourselves better.



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Introduction: I am so very excited to feature this month’s venue: The White Sparrow.  Nadia is the owner of The White Sparrow, a beautiful venue in East Texas used to host weddings. White Sparrow broke into the venue world with a new and breathtaking look. As one of the first white barns in Dallas, the […]

Introduction: I am so very excited to feature this month’s vendor: Natalia Issa. Natalia is a hair & makeup artist based in North Dallas and has a killer talent for bringing out a women’s natural beauty. She and I have become great friends over the last two years and I was so thrilled when she […]

2016 Recap I am far from perfect. And with life happening we are just now getting to completing a 2016 end of the year review half-way into 2017. Because we were undergoing our facelift in the first half of the year, I wanted to share our end of the year recap with you now. At […]

Introduction: The Crescent Court Hotel is a luxury hotel nestled in the heart of Uptown Dallas. With their stunning architecture and undeniable charm, this hotel makes for the perfect wedding venue. They offer both indoor & outdoor ceremony locations and have two beautiful reception ballrooms. If you love a ballroom with natural light – you must […]

Introduction: This month we wanted to introduce you to something sweet! So we wanted to feature Lauren Rodgers, owner of Sweet Thangs by Lo. Her cakes are so delicious! The Interview: Q: When and how did you get into the wedding industry? A: At the age of 16, like most southern girls, I wanted a […]

I am so excited to have revealed our new look last month. Our 4th year business anniversary will take place in November and this rebrand process could not have finalized at a better time. It feels like we are going into our senior year and we are finally okay and comfortable with just being ourselves! […]

Introduction: At Southern Affairs Weddings and Events, we are starting a new blog to feature some of our favorite vendors and venues! This month, our Venue Spotlight is one of Dallas’ beautiful new venues: The Laurel! We had the wonderful opportunity to sit down with Shannon, the General Manager, to talk all about her gorgeous space. This venue offers […]

Brides often ask us what a typical wedding costs, and we found this great infographic from Every Last Detail to give you an idea of what to expect when using professional wedding vendors! We love how easily this is laid out plus it provides a really good estimate to help you as you plan your […]

About: Southern Affairs has joined forces with an amazing team of vendors to launch a new service: Intimate Celebrations! Let’s celebrate your love with a ceremony & reception alternative. Think styled shoot meets Vegas chapel wedding! This all-inclusive package is ideal for the couple that would love a beautiful affair but without all the extra […]

We have been working on our new website over the past several months, and here it is! Our website received a brand new makeover, a pretty new home to call our own. What do you think? We’re also excited to begin blogging twice per month sharing all things wedding, love, planning tips and inspiration, featured […]