Photo by Holeigh V Photography

Photo by Holeigh V Photography

Ashley Culicchia Cash, owner of The Graceful Host, is a seasoned wedding designer whose work has received national and regional recognition in publications like Style Me Pretty, The Knot, Inside Weddings, Weddings Unveiled, Southern Weddings, Ruffled, Carats + Cake, Carolina Bride, and Charlotte Weddings. Ashley’s professional experience in sales, communication, and marketing have equipped her with the organization and management skills necessary to ensure that each and every wedding runs as smoothly as the satin of an expertly tailored gown. But just as important as the logistics of a wedding is the design—the look, the feel, the experience. From color palettes to textures to lighting, her eye for design and impeccable taste have allowed her to create unforgettable, unique weddings that perfectly reflect her couples’ style.

A New Orleans native, Ashley lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, with her husband, Todd, son, Ryan Elliott, dog, Charlotte, and two cats, Lucy and Brody.

Working with couples to plan and design their dream weddings makes every day an adventure, and Ashley feels honored to be able to witness the love and pure joy that her couples and their guests share!