The Mackey House

Bride on a Budget – Savannah, Georgia

The ‘Do It Yourself’ wedding is becoming more and more popular considering these economic times, but don’t think you have to give up on the beautiful party you’ve always dreamed of just because you can’t afford the high-priced planner. DIY weddings have a personal, intimate flair...

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Weddings for people who don’t like weddings

Believe it or not – there are people who don’t like weddings.  This one might be geared more toward the male side of our happy couple, but there are a few women that haven’t been dreaming of their big day since they first saw Cinderella. Here...

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Holiday Parties – last minute ideas for Savannah, GA

As the winter holidays get closer and closer, it’s time to make those final arrangements, whether it’s for the office, the family, or just a great get together with friends. A few last minute tips that will complete your holiday party: 1)     Secret Santa:  Many parties, particularly office...

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Things to not forget when wedding planning

No matter what type of wedding you’re planning, there are always a million things flying around in your head, often too many to remember them all. Even the small, quick weddings can cause a headache of to-dos before the big “I do”. Because we understand the...

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Eloping and Vow Renewal in Savannah, GA

The holidays are a time that we pause to reflect on the events of the past year.  Many religions believe it’s a time of metaphysical and spiritual rebirth, and for some couples a way to start or re-start their lives together. Eloping and Vow Renewal ceremonies...

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2012 Wedding Dress Trends

It wasn’t until 1840, when Queen Victoria married Prince Albert, that the wedding dress became what it is today. Once her wedding photos hit the papers, brides-to-be everywhere were in search of white gowns, lace, and veils, and the rest is history. Styles of gowns and...

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Winter Wonderland Weddings in Savannah, GA

While it doesn’t get very cold in the Coastal Empire and Low Country – and after the below freezing temperatures we suffered the last few nights, some of our neighbors would disagree – the Winter Wonderland theme wedding can be fun, particularly if winter is...

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Planning your holiday party?

With Thanksgiving at the end of this month - Christmas and the New Year just around the corner - it’s time to start thinking about your holiday parties! The Mackey House is the perfect place to host this season’s most memorable events and festivities, be it...

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Garden Weddings – Working with the elements.

Garden weddings are perfect for southern settings. They can be classic and elegant, or casual with a vintage feel. It’s all about bringing the theme full circle and working with the outdoor elements to create a cohesive garden affair. Whether you’re wedding is black tie or...

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