lifestyle
engagement
wedding
travel
personal
all posts

Journal

Navigate

Home

about

services

portfolio

journal

contact

couples

families

Joyful photographer & videographers, lovers of film and chasing golden light.

MEET Holly & Grant

Being romantically proposed to is every girl’s dream! And Charleston SC makes the perfect backdrop for any swoon-worthy proposal. Below I’ve included my favorite places to propose to your sweetheart! You won’t want to miss this!

Rainbow Row

Rainbow Row is one of the most photographed and recognizable places in downtown Charleston. Beautiful painted homes one after another. For a surprise proposal, this would be a perfect backdrop!

The Battery

The Battery is a stretch of walkway along the water at the front of downtown Charleston. In the summer is has all kinds of blooming flowers along the side of the road, and speedboats and sailboats in the harbor. It really is a perfect stretch to drop down on one knee!

Outside of downtown Charleston, I suggest going to a plantation hall.

Magnolia Plantations

Magnolia Plantations is a beautiful plantation home just outside of downtown Charleston. It’s not a far drive, and the whole entire plantation is beautiful. There are large grassy areas perfect for lunch picnics under blooming jasmine, wide white bridges that create painterly backdrops and gardens teeming with beautiful flowers. Any spot in the plantation garden would be perfect for a dreamy proposal!

See also Boone Hall Plantation for more dreamy proposal spots.

Any of the beaches. Specifically,

Folly Beach + Sullivans Island

Folly Beach and Sullivans Island or Isle of Palms, are beautiful places for a sunset proposal. Crashing waves, colorful skies and of course, soft sand. Take a stroll down the beach after getting ice cream from any of the local shops, or set up a towel and watch the sunset. You can’t get better than a classic beach proposal!

That’s it! Hopefully if you’re planning a proposal, these gave you a great idea of where to start planning. Happy planning!

The cutest and most photographic places to propose in the low country of Charleston, South Carolina: Best places to propose in Charleston South Carolina

Navigate

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

«

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Nick and Bayleigh had the most gorgeous spring Italian villa elopement in January 2022. We spent the day dodging raindrops, sneaking under canopies, and then capturing the most stunning bridal portraits. Their colors of blue and yellow were stunningly combined with blush hues and vibrant greens in Bianca’s bouquet. Their color pallet was one of […]

You May Also Enjoy:

Lauren, Levi, and Lukas joined me for the most wonderful morning on their family farm. We had so much fun chasing chickens, driving through their back fields, and hanging out in their house with their pups. They are expecting their second little one any day now and we cannot wait for them to arrive!

Dan and Tori chose downtown Harrisburg for their winter January engagement session. we started out at the Harrisburg capital outside before making our way inside. It was the first time we’ve ever photographed an engagement session inside the capital and it was so fun! Last summer we photographed our first wedding inside the rotunda, but […]

Micah + Ginny are some of our dearest friends. We’ve known Micah since we were kids, and Ginny since they made in 2020. We photographed their engagement, and their wedding, and last weekend we photographed their maternity photos. Soon, we’ll photograph their little babe! We love these two people dearly — it was such an […]

© Holly Marie Photography 2024

Insert the embed code for your one-of-a-kind Interact quiz here!

What is your Bridal Style?

Quiz

Close