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Is a First Look a Good Fit?

Filed in : Education

  There is no shortage of “hot button” topics in the wedding world.  Whether or not you should have a first look might just be the biggest hot button topic of them all.  With everyone having an opinion on first looks, it can be tough to decide the best option for your day.  Before we launch […]

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Planning Your Wedding: What To Do First

Filed in : Education

  Planning your wedding will likely be the biggest planning event of your life.  It is completely up to you (the bride or groom) to not only get married, but also make sure your family and friends have a great time.  And from bridesmaids to booze there are more than a few questions to answer.  […]

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Parth and Sheetal – Surprise Proposal at Mount Rainier!

Filed in : Couples

Reflection Lake at Mount Rainier National Park – Parth and Sheetal are Engaged! We don’t always like having to keep secrets – but when it comes to proposals, we are ALL IN. So when Parth told us he wanted to propose to Sheetal on their last day visiting Seattle during a day hike to Mt […]

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John and Regan – Vibrant Greens and Pretty Pinks at FedEx Event Center

Filed in : Real Weddings

St Louis & FedEx Event Center at Shelby Farms – John and Regan are Married! Every couple has wedding-day priorities. It might be the food, the music, or the location – but there’s some part of the day they really want to be just right!  For John and Regan, choosing a gorgeous spot to watch […]

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Dominique and Carmen – Scarlet and Navy Party in Portland!

Filed in : Real Weddings

McMenamin’s Grand Lodge – Dominique and Carmen are Married!! From the time we first started talking to Carmen, we were SO excited to get to travel down to Portland, Oregon for her and Dominique’s big day! We knew it was going to be a really fun day, a really cool historic venue, and a whole […]

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Sam and Maggie – From Cathedral to Rooftop

Filed in : Real Weddings

St Peter’s & 409 S Main – Sam and Maggie are Married! We’ve been waiting and waiting to post all our favorites from Sam and Maggie’s wedding for what feels like ages! We’re sharing some of our very favorites here, but you can see even more of the day on Talk to the Ring, which […]

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Andrew and Vickie Jo – Mirimichi Golf Course

Filed in : Real Weddings

Mirimichi Golf Course – Andrew and Vickie Jo are Married! Andrew and Vickie Jo’s wedding day was definitely a joint effort.  We noticed that right from the beginning!  They were doing it together and planning their day as a team! That’s definitely not something that every couple does.  Often when we chat with a couple […]

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Our tenth anniversary: why we re-shot our own wedding photos

Filed in : Personal

Why we re-shot our own wedding photos If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram, you’ve already seen a few of our tenth anniversary photos! And you’ve probably picked up that we did something a little out of the ordinary. We dressed up, we went to the Dixon, and reshot all of our wedding portraits! […]

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Steven and Ellen – Heartwood Hall

Filed in : Real Weddings

Heartwood Hall Wedding – Steven and Ellen are Married! There wasn’t much that wasn’t perfect about Steven and Ellen’s winter wedding at Heartwood Hall.  From Ellen’s gorgeous ball gown to the perfect weather and amazing sunset over the garden it was a dream day!  Their day was not only overflowing with love from friends and […]

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Chris and Jean – Hunt Phelan Wedding

Filed in : Real Weddings

Hunt Phelan – Chris and Jean are Married! We knew Chris and Jean were going to have a spectacular wedding day from the very first voicemail Jean left us.  A full year out from their wedding, she and Chris had their wedding day to-dos organized and prioritized!  Not only were they organized, but we could […]

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