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December
2014

Bridal Show Strategies

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Top 10 Bridal Show Strategies By Michelle Bromley, PWC – Here to Help! Wedding tradeshows, venue open houses, vendor showcases…whatever they are called…these events are excellent places to get inspiration and find local professionals to contract for your big day.  It is a statistical fact that most couples get engaged between Thanksgiving and Valentine’s Day, so it makes […]

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25
November
2014

It’s so pretty, you don’t even need a lot of decorations…

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I love these shots by Sean Wray of Sean Wray Photography taken just before a sorority formal last weekend. They show the simple elegance and beauty of Thistlewood Manor… even the very simple decorations are enough here. And yay! our French chairs came in last week. They are so pretty. I can hardly wait to […]

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18
November
2014

The Ballroom is Breathtaking!

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Yes, there are still a few details left – they are installing the glass in the doors, there are a couple of missing sconces, and the final touch-up paint is soon to happen, but I could not wait to show you this beautiful room! It’s been said over and over that there is no place […]

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08
October
2014

Latest Progress on Gardens – Austin Wedding Venue

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We will not be as far along as we wanted by the Grand Reveal, but it will still be lovely, and the work will continue until it is complete. You can just imagine how beautiful it is going to be though even from these pictures. If you have not RSVPd for the Grand Reveal-open house, […]

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20
September
2014

Progress – Final Weeks

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The walls are textured, the concrete floor is being polished, and the trim is going up this week… Double crown molding in the ballroom – going to be so pretty. Don’t forget to RSVP for our Grand Reveal!! thistlewoodmanorgrandreveal.eventbrite.com

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14
September
2014

Thistlewood’s Grand Reveal

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We are excited to announce Thistlewood Manor’s Grand Reveal Celebration! Be sure to join us, Sunday, October 12, 1-5PM when four Austin Wedding Planners will be showcasing different inspiration areas with the help of nearly 50 other wedding professionals. Enjoy some delicious treats, good music, and prizes while discovering how this new Austin venue in […]

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10
September
2014

Drywall is In – This Wedding Venue is Getting Close

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Thistlewood Manor and Gardens, a Kyle Texas wedding venue, near Austin, is progressing quickly towards opening day! Elegance and grace are to be found in this lovely ballroom with it’s grand staircase and gorgeous chandeliers. Keep watching… Grand Reveal invitation coming soon. Save-the-date: Sunday, October 12!

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03
September
2014

Progress on Austin’s Newest Elegant Venue

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It’s been a while since posting here. There has been a lot going on, with wire and plumbing, and more, but it was hard to picture. Here you see the insulation is completed and the beautiful iron doors are installed in this new Kyle Texas Wedding venue – just a short drive for an Austin […]

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12
June
2014

Thistlewood Design Boards

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So excited about our new Design Boards with our beautiful Selections of carpet, paint, lighting and more. Come see them in person at the Austin Wedding Guide & Bridal Extravaganza this Sunday, or make an appointment to come visit us on site. Here are the Exterior Views with some of the lighting, roof and trim […]

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18
May
2014

Gorgeous French Chairs

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I am so excited about these new chairs I ordered today! It’s the 2 outer ones – French white washed with linen seats and cane back. They are going to be just stunning in our beautiful ballroom. Perfect for your wedding or special event. I can imagine a lovely brunch wedding here as well as […]

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16
May
2014

An idea of our Water Features…

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Water features simply add to the romance and beauty of Thistlewood. Of course these are not actual pictures, but similar to what we have in mind. An elegant formal reflection pond, but with fountains spraying in the courtyard. Some wall fountains will find there way back there too. Then there’s the lovely full round fountain […]

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12
May
2014

Here are some of our Bride’s Room Selections

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This room for our brides to prepare for their groom is going to be gorgeous. The perfect pampering place. We found this lovely vintage sofa at an estate sale (ignore the rug…). Plush carpet marble makeup counter, chandeliers, full size ornate mirror, private patio and garden area… full bath… and on and on. And silver […]

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28
April
2014

Chandeliers are Stunning!

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I can hardly wait to see them installed. They are 52″ wide and beautiful. The sconces on the walls match and simply add more elegance to the ballroom. Keep watching for more updates.

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01
April
2014

I Danced on our Ballroom Floor today!!

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Yay! Our slab is poured and ready for the framing that starts on Thursday. Oh, and there are bluebonnets all over the property – such a blessing from God! There has been a lot of interest in this brand new beautiful wedding venue. I can hardly wait to see radiant brides cascading down the gorgeous […]

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14
February
2014

Forms started!

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This may not look like much, but it is very exciting to us!! Form boards… concrete soon to follow. Yay!! We are also picking out marble and granite, wall colors, roofing and much more. Stay tuned as we will be posting these soon.

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  • About Us

    Looking for an Extraordinary setting for your wedding Celebration? If timeless Elegance is in your dreams, look no further than Thistlewood Manor. This gorgeous ballroom with its grand staircase, amazing chandeliers, and marble-like floors make it a magical place for your wedding reception.

  • Contact Info

    Our Location:
    1520 Roland Lane
    Kyle, TX 78640
    Phone: (512) 268-1900
    Email: info@thistlewoodmanor.com