Recommended Vendors

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Photographer / Photography

Lem Lynch
Lem Lynch Photography

One of the finest Charlotte wedding photographers. Lem has over 30 years experience photographing weddings at St. Mary's Chapel. He photographs brides all across both Carolinas and beyond. Once you view wedding images on his amazing website you will definitely recognize his creative, versatile and artistic style. If not just any photographers will do for your wedding, Lem my be the one your searching for.

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Officiant / Minister

Rev. Patrick Maloy
Rev. Patrick Maloy

With over 2,600 weddings performed, Rev. Patrick Maloy is one of the most popular and experienced officiants in the Charlotte area. Rev. Maloy is an ordained, non-denominational minister. For many years, he has performed all types of weddings at St. Mary's Chapel and numerous, other venues across the greater Charlotte area.

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Wedding Director

Dottie Maloy
Dottie Maloy

Dottie Maloy is a full-time, professional, certified wedding director and planner. She has been directing weddings in the Charlotte area for over 30 years - including hundreds of weddings at St. Mary's Chapel.

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Ceremony Rentals / Decor

St. Mary's Rentals
Decor by Lesley

Lesley McDowell offers many items to rent that perfectly suit St. Mary's Chapel, as well as many other wedding ceremony locations in the Charlotte area. Items including candles, candelabras, pew markers, altar arrangements and many more are available for rent. Lesley also prints unique programs for your wedding.

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Blossom Shop Florist
The Blossom Shop

Whether you have a very specific floral idea in mind or would like for us to create something magical for you, the Blossom Shop is a cherished resource in the Charlotte area for custom floral designs. Please enjoy viewing some of our work here or drop by one of our shops to see some of our many beautiful works-in-progress.

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Ceremony Music

Carolina Strings
Carolina Strings

Carolina Strings offers outstanding music for your wedding ceremony, reception or party. As Charlotte's most experienced string quartet, we work directly with you to plan the perfect selections for your special day.

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Violin by Christine

Violin by Christine

Christine Robinson is a well known musician in the Charlotte, North Carolina community. Christine has been a professional violinist for over 25 years. As an accomplished violinist, she has performed at countless weddings, receptions, social events, and private parties.

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