Dressing Your Best Advice!

Please enjoy this advice for best wedding photos possible! Wear colorful clothes, or least put the groom and family in colorful clothes. The background beach colors are DULL--white, silver, beige, blue, grey and white. You need contrast. Choose colorful flowers too......

Hair & Wind Advice

GREAT ADVICE FROM 1550+ beach weddings experience ~  Margo cannot emphasize this enough... Nothing ruins your wedding photos like hair / bangs of a bride (or the daughter or mom or a bridesmaid) flapping loose, unpinned, unsprayed in your eyes and mouth due to wind...

Easy Steps for a Beach Wedding

An NC or SC beach is an amazing place for your special day…wilderness with amazing power, grace and beauty. So how do you throw a beach wedding? What do you do first?  Do you need a permit? What about weather? What about chairs, arbor, music, minister, catering or...

Rain, Weather & Summer Heat

Weather is our specialty!  Good news–Less than 1% of our 1,500+ beach weddings were altered due to Rain! Besides being “charmed” here’s why: For the coastline area between Wilmington NC and Myrtle Beach SC, the weather is relatively stable and dry. Rainfall is very...

Myrtle Beach Prohibits Most Beach Weddings

The laws of the City of Myrtle Beach, SC prohibit commercial beach weddings within city limits -- see details here online (scroll down on link): www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/faq.html. They offer 1 exception--its allowed above the high tide line at a few older oceanfront...

Earned our 9th & 10th Awards!

David and Margo Sears, co-owners and operators of Beachpeople Weddings, are pleased to announce being 2017 ­recipients of two more service excellence Awards in the wedding industry.  This brings their grand total of professional awards to 10 since 2013. What does that...

Chairs and Arbor Advice

We do not offer seating/chairs or arbors HOWEVER:  Out of 1,500+ weddings, 70% didn’t use seating, 90% didn’t use an arbor or arch. Rental biz takes several hours of hard labor, storage, maintenance… but it’s just Dave & Margo at BeachPeople Weddings, so we spend...

Sunrise or Sunset Time Advice

As you plan your outdoor wedding time, you want to consider the effects of which time you choose: temperature (cooler in mornings, warmer in late afternoons--on beach its SUPER HOT 9am - 5pm in summer!) effects on quality of your photos ("golden hour" is first and...

How to Escort a Wedmate

A "wedmate" is any person who is soon to be wed (see Margo's creation of this word on this link). The primary responsibility of the Escort of bride or groom, is to provide stability and comfort. How you hold each other's arms/hands makes this job easier and graceful,...

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