Check out these amazing black-owned businesses in the event and wedding industry. There are so many in the Triangle but these are some of our favorites to work with.
Ang H. Studio - Angela
Bringing a little Alabama soul to the Bull City, Ang H. Studio is a creative studio focused on photography, video production, and digital content creation for purpose-driven visual storytelling. They love working with couples near and far to capture their engagements, weddings, and elopements. They are a small team aiming to work with fun clients to create long-lasting memories through bold imagery. (Left photo by Ang H. Studio)
Enchanting Events - Keosha
Enchanting Events & Designs is a full-service wedding and event planning company based in Durham, North Carolina. They specialize in creating unique events catered to their client's vision, budget and style. They work on the premise that even though the event will only last one day or weekend, those memories will last an entire lifetime! They want their clients, their guests, and the wedding professionals they partner with to think back on that event with joy. (Right photo by Wendy Jade Photography)
Lili's Sweet Shop - Shanika
LiLi’s Sweet Shop is a bakery located in Raleigh, North Carolina. This bakery specializes in delicious bite-sized desserts and strawberry towers for wedding receptions. Owner, Shanika and her team are dedicated to providing you with high-quality dessert arrangements for you and your guests. They ensure safe delivery of your items so they remain beautiful from creation to destination.
An Event Lady Production - Angela
An Event Lady Production is a full-service event planning and design production firm based in North Carolina. It creates extraordinary events for private and corporate clients, under the direction of founder, planner, and designer Angela B. Cameron. Each detail, striking the right balance in all of these to create a tailor-made event with incredible energy from start to finish. (Right Photo by Southern Belle Pix)
Artistry by Angela - Angela
Angela is a makeup artist with more than 25 years of experience in helping clients achieve their perfect look, serving weddings, photo shoots, special events, TV & video, makeup lessons and more in the greater Raleigh-Durham area. Angela's makeup style is about enhancing the person's natural features so that the client looks like her most beautiful, glamorous self. Her goal is to enhance a person, not change how she looks.
She is ready to provide beauty for your big day. Skilled in crafting classic beauty for diverse skin tones, Angela has a discerning eye for creating stunning looks for the bride and her party. She treasures her relationship with each and every client. It brings her joy to see a bride sparkle in her most radiant beauty, ready for her big day! (Left Photo by Southern Belle Pix)
Profound Elegance Romance Concierge Service - Giovanni and Cabena
Profound Elegance Romance Concierge Services started with busy professionals in mind. Giovanni and Cabena, the founders, decided to assist couples in nurturing and building up their relationships, by creating the client’s dream events and curated travel packages. It does not matter how small the event or how intimate the travel arrangements are, Profound Elegance can create an unforgettable experience. Their Date Night Series is a series of interactive and engaging, live or virtual couple centered group events and activities include but are not limited to cooking classes, mixology classes, paint and sips, cupcake design and sip, yoga, and game night. In addition to their romance concierge services, they offer complete event planning and design services for all types of weddings, social events, and gatherings.
As a North Carolina-based bespoke floral design studio, Élan House's roots lives into its name. "Élan" is synonymous with a level of elegance, urbanity, and finesse that defines floral artist Shannon Hill, and "House" from the family name of her mother and inspirer-in-chief who created fearless and innovative floral, bridal and formal gowns. With a healthy does of chutzpah in her DNA, Shannon brings fresh thinking and storytelling complemented by her love of color and texture to each one-of-a-kind design. (Left photo by Wendy Jade Photography)