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Nestled in the Fisher Park Historic District of downtown Greensboro, North Carolina, the McAlister-Leftwich House enhanced the simple elegance of an intimate, timeless wedding influenced by neutrals and vintage details.

The house is a union of two historic homes: the Gant-McAlister House, a 1915 Queen Anne converted to a Colonial Revival style, and the Leftwich House, an 1875 Gothic Revival-Inspired property. Rich in history, these two homes blend seamlessly to create a new, modern venue inspired by what has come before. Its cool-toned exterior, fit with white accents and a cozy porch, make for soft, romantic wedding photos.

Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Landscape Exterior

Invitation suites by The Paint Grind incorporated the couple’s neutral color palette and botanical-inspired accents. Each envelope was carefully embellished with a watercolor portrait of the the McAlister-Leftwich House for a personalized, refined touch.

Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Invitations
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Invitation Envelope With House
Nicole’s tailored tan suit and crisp, white loafers incorporated neutrals and complemented the venue’s classic atmosphere. Chelsea’s wedding dress from The Magnolia Bride, intricately beaded with floral designs, nodded to the wedding’s natural elements, and her delicate cape was a simple and sophisticated accessory.
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Suit And Mirror
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Bride
Cascading monochromatic balloons from Balloon Blueprint and a vintage brass chandelier frame captivating bay windows to form an inviting ceremony altar. Soft lighting and a small collection of vased, lush greenery complete the scene. Chelsea and Nicole said I do while holding a stunning bouquet of muted florals from Jenny’s Projects.
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Altar Setup
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Baloons
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Couple Kissing
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Feathered Vases
The newlyweds cut into a whimsical three-tiered cake from 10 Bloom Cakes. Coordinating with the ceremony’s neutral color palette, the cake was adorned with blue botanicals matching the venue’s interior that popped against pastel orange icing.
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Cake
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Couple Cutting Cake
The bridal bouquet doubled as an enchanting centerpiece for the head table as neutral balloons framed the mantle of the fireplace. Rentals from Sweet Everlasting Vintage Rentals and Eventful NC infused the venue’s timeless ambiance into the smallest reception details. Vintage gold silverware and ivory place settings rested on a soft white tablecloth illuminated by candlelight while blue velvet chairs coordinated with blue goblets that added a pop of classic color to the couple’s celebratory toast.
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Roses
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Place Setting
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Dining Table
A neutral chaise lounge resting underneath bay windows provided an intimate spot for the newlyweds to snuggle up after the festivities.
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Chaise
Intimate Timeless Wedding At The McAlister Leftwich House In North Carolina Couple Kissing On Chaise

The couple’s neutral color palette and simple decor infused with natural elements allowed the venue’s vintage architectural details to imbue their ceremony with timeless romance. The interior and exterior of the McAlister-Leftwich house are embellished with vintage details, providing a soft and simple setting for an intimate, timeless styled wedding showcasing enduring romance.

By Olivia DuCharme

Submitted by | photography, Heidi Bee, Heidi Bee Photography | balloons, Amber, Balloon Blueprint | videography, Ellie McKinney, Ellie McKinney Photography | invitation suite, Sophia Parker, The Paint Grind | venue, Kaitlyn Holland, McAlister-Leftwich House | wedding dress, The Magnolia Bride | florals, Jenny, Jenny’s Projects | make-up, Ingrid Rodriguez, Artistry by Ingrid | rentals, Sweet Everlasting Vintage Rentals | rentals, Eventful NC | cake, 10 Bloom Cakes | hair, Touched by Angel | models, Nicole, Chelsea