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Instagram Roundup

June 25th, 2017

With the Spring wedding season in full bloom, we’ve got a great roundup of Instagram photos from recent weddings here at the Mansion. Check them out below!

Alyssa & Taylor

Cady & Buddy

https://www.instagram.com/p/BTj7t_mFACo/?tagged=perkinsonpartyof2

Hannah & Mike

https://www.instagram.com/p/BSrp0HKjPa7/?tagged=leberfever

Stay tuned next for more Instagram features!

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Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Happy Father’s Day!

June 18th, 2017

We want to wish all of the dads out there a happy Father’s Day! Sit back, relax and enjoy a day just for you!

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Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Photography Moments You’ll Want to Have for Your Wedding Day

June 11th, 2017

One of the most important aspects of any wedding is the photography. These photos will live on for years to come so you and your spouse can enjoy the memories that are associated with them. While every couple and every photographer are different, there are a few photos you’re going to want to make sure you include:

Getting Ready

Getting photos of both of the to-be-weds getting ready will be fun to see after the fact for the couple to see how the other was doing before the big reveal!

Stationery

You’ll likely have in-hand copies of your invitations, save-the-dates and programs, but having professional photos of them are sure to look great in your scrapbook!

Florals

Wedding flowers are one of the biggest parts of a wedding, and help to capture the tone and theme of the day!

Portraits

Portraits of you and your new spouse, your families, your wedding party, and other wedding guests are perhaps the most important photos of the whole day. These are the people that are closest to you and you’ll want to remember all of those moments.

The First Look

The very first moment you see your partner is something you are going to want to remember and have with you for the rest of your life.

The Walk Down the Aisle

This is one of those quintessential wedding moments that all couples want to have. Don’t forget to also have your partner’s reaction at the other end of the aisle captured as well!

Ceremony and Reception Decor

These photos will capture all of the little personal things you wanted to include in your day. From the tablescapes to seating charts, you’ll want to remember all of the details.

The First Dance

Your first dance is another one of those iconic moments during your wedding, so be sure you have plenty of photos to remember it!

Speeches

Those that give speeches at your wedding (best man, maid of honor, father of the bride) are some of the closest people to you, so make sure you capture what they have to say.

We love getting photos from our couples, it’s one of the highlights of our job! Every photo matters when it’s your wedding, so make sure you include all of the important moments.

See you soon,
Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Real Wedding: Diana and Mike

June 4th, 2017

We have a treat for you today! We’re reminiscing about Diana and Mike gorgeous March wedding here at the Mansion. See below for all of the wonderful photos!

A big thank you to Brittany Claud Photography for sharing the beautiful images!

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Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Press: Richmond Bride Magazine

June 1st, 2017

We are so thrilled to see the latest issue of Richmond Bride Magazine featured one of our wonderful couples, Helen and Paul! Their traditional Korean wedding was unforgettable with their color palette of lilac, sky blue, and lavender seen throughout the ceremony and reception- not to mention their diverse menu of multiple types of sushi rolls and traditional Korean dishes like japchae, kimchi, and galbi.

It was such an honor to be part of their special day, and we wish them a lifetime of happiness!

A special shout out to YouSee Photography who beautifully captured the day.

To see the full feature, pick up the magazine and flip to pages 72 & 73!

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Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

 

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RTD The Best: We’d Love Your Support!

May 31st, 2017

Nominations are officially underway for RTD The Bestwhich showcases local places and personalities, businesses and organizations that make the Richmond community so amazing. We have been so appreciative of everyone’s support for the Mansion over the years and hope you will consider nominating us for Best Wedding Venue. 

The deadline to nominate is Sunday, June 18. For more information, click here.

Thank you in advance for all of your support!

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Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Happy Memorial Day!

May 28th, 2017

Wishing everyone a happy Memorial Day weekend! We hope everyone enjoys the official kickoff to summer with a little rest and relaxation.

We also want to say a big thank you to all the men and women who are serving or served in the military for all that you do for our country!

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Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Real Wedding: Chimuel and Kaitlin

May 21st, 2017

Chimuel and Kaitlin’s December celebration here at the Mansion is one that we will remember for a long time to come! Such a sweet and happy couple, we enjoyed every moment celebrating with them. See some of our favorite moments below!

A big thank you to Ashley Glasco Photography for these beautiful images!

See you soon,
Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Instagram Roundup

April 24th, 2017

We have been so in love with all of our recent weddings that we can’t help but show them off in this Instagram Roundup! Enjoy the happy moments below.

Stefa’nie and Desmond

We can’t get enough of this video!

Literally the best day of my life! #fallfortherosses

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Erica and Ryan

It may have been chilly outside, but there is nothing cold about this beautiful ceremony!

 

Kelsey and Andrew

Such a romantic and happy celebration, nothing could keep these two from smiling!

 

See you soon,

Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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Real Wedding: Cait and Stephen

April 17th, 2017

We are so excited to share Cait and Stephen’s wedding on the blog today! This happy couple had their ceremony in our gallery space, followed up by a big celebration in our tent! Check out more images below.

Thank you to Meredith Sledge Photography for all of these beautiful photos!

See you soon,
Paula & Martin Ramirez

Martin and Paula Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion Wedding Resort. They enjoy opening their hearts & home to host countless happy couples on their most special day. They have lovingly created a private wedding estate like no other and are honored to share their dream with so many beautiful couples!

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