Elopements

Stunning North Carolina Elopement at Airbnb in Black Mountain

Pierina & Nick’s North Carolina Elopement was an intimate, dreamy elopement if I’ve ever seen one! It was seriously so meaningful and everything came together perfectly. Between the gorgeous a-frame, picnic and florals, this day was truly a fairytale!

So keep scrolling to see the most beautiful North Carolina Airbnb elopement (and the cutest dog you’ve ever seen!!)

Man and woman in wedding attire standing outside of cabin, getting ready to kiss.

Overview of Pierina & Nick’s Airbnb Elopement in North Carolina

Getting Ready in North Carolina A-frame

Pierina & Nick chose to spend the majority of the day hanging out and getting ready together. The hair & make up artist came to the Airbnb to do Pierina’s hair & make up while Nick got ready and played with their cute doggo. They laughed and soaked in every moment while Noah Kahan played in the background and Nick sipped on his favorite IPA.

Once they were both ready, they took a quiet moment to write their vows to each other. It was important to them to wait until the day of their elopement to write their vows so that it would be more meaningful. They would be feeling the high of the wedding day and the words would be so full of love.

Man in wedding attire sitting at bottom of stairs looking towards woman in wedding dress sitting at top of stairs.

First Look

To go with the theme of the day, Pierina & Nick wanted to have a more intimate first look. Not just the classic shoulder tap! So while Pierina got ready upstairs, Nick stood out in front of the Airbnb. Then when she was ready, they stood back to back while holding hands and just soaking in the feeling of being in the moment with each other. When they were ready they turned around and saw each other in the most incredible first look EVER!

Private North Carolina Elopement Ceremony

The incredible a-frame that they were staying at made for the PERFECT back drop for their wedding ceremony! The beautiful florals along with with glass cylinders and candles made the “alter” even more romantic. They said their vows in private while laughing and reminiscing on the their journey as a couple.

Man and woman reading vows out of vow books during wedding ceremony in front of airbnb.

Intimate Picnic Reception

Now for the BEST part! Pierina & Nick new they didn’t want to skip having a fun “reception” just because they were eloping. So they had an incredible picnic set up where they fed each other and played with their dog. Then ended it with a champagne pop!

Man and woman sitting at a picnic during wedding reception.

First Dance around the Campfire

BUT that’s not all! To end the most magical day, Pierina & Nick danced around the campfire while the sun went down. It doesn’t get any better than that!

Man and woman in wedding attire dancing around campfire in front of airbnb.

Intimate & Unique North Carolina Airbnb Elopement

Pierina & Nick knew they wanted something intimate & unique for their elopement day so that is exactly what they did. They planned a day that wasn’t stressful and that was full of the things they loved most, like their dog.

They wanted it to be just the two of them because they wanted to be able to truly focus on each other and not have to worry about anything or anyone else. The unique A-frame made the perfect backdrop for them because they have always loved how cozy a-frames are.

Man and woman playing with dog during picnic at wedding reception.

Incredible Airbnb in Black Mountain, North Carolina

Black Mountain A-Frames was the backdrop for Pierina & Nick’s North Carolina elopement. This is a set of 4 identical a-frames located in the heart of of Black Mountain, NC. With all of the amenities and within walking distance of downtown, this Airbnb was the perfect spot for and elopement. Not to mention, the hosts were so helpful and offered tons of local suggestions.

Black Mountain is located 20 minutes outside of Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Downtown offers amazing food, markets and coffee shops that will make you feel like you are in a Hallmark movie. It is the perfect place for your North Carolina Elopement!

Man and woman with a glass of champagne during picnic at wedding reception.

Black Mountain A-Frames | Black Mountain, NC

  • COST: $130/night + taxes/fees
  • GUESTS: 4
  • BEDS: 2
  • BEDROOMS: 2
  • BATHROOMS: 1

North Carolina Elopement Vendors

Picnic Pop-Up | Asheville Luxury Picnic Company

Makenzie with Picnic Pop-Up is truly an artist! She came to the Airbnb and set up this magical picnic for Pierina & Nick to enjoy. She hung out while they celebrated and then packed up after they were done. She never rushed them or made them feel uncomfortable and she was there to serve them as much as possible.

Picnic set up for a North Carolina elopement.

Contentment Floral Design | Asheville Florist

Ivy with Contentment Floral Design made the most stunning florals for Pierina & Nick! She took a few inspo pictures and created a magical bouquet & boutonnière plus 3 table scape florals for the ceremony and picnic. It made the day so much more dreamy!

Woman holding a pink and white wedding bouquet.

Locks & Lashes | Hair & Make Up Artist

Skylar with Locks & Lashes is an INCREDIBLE hair & make up artist! She not only did amazing work and made Pierina’s vision come to life but she added so much fun to the getting ready atmosphere. Her work photographed so, so well!

Woman putting lipstick on another woman.

Asheville Charcuterie Co. | Luxury Charcuterie Boards

Lindsey with Asheville Charcuterie Company was so easy to work with! She works very closely with Makenzie and they were able to work together to provide a truly luxury experience for Pierina & Nick. Not only was her charcuterie board absolutely adorable but it was extremely tasty!

Charcuterie board for North Carolina elopement.

North Carolina Elopement Photographer

Hey you guys, I’m Tessa, your North Carolina Elopement photographer!! I’m OBSESSED with this incredible area, and helping couples turn their weddings into adventures of a lifetime. I am so grateful that I had the opportunity to hang out with and capture Pierina & Nick’s elopement and I’d love to photograph yours, too! Contact me HERE to get started planning your North Carolina Elopement adventure!

Woman sitting in mans lap while they are dressed in wedding attire and signing their marriage license.

View Pierina + Nick’s FULL elopement gallery >>HERE<<!

North Carolina Elopement Packages

I offer North Carolina Elopement Packages for every couples unique day! All of my packages include a 60+ page elopement planning guide that can help you with picking vendors and activities for your elopement. My packages also include an engagement session and officiating services. To see the FULL list of services included in my North Carolina Elopement Packages >> CLICK HERE <<!

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