Casey and Mike :: Married

I really do love my job, and I left this wedding feeling oh-so-happy that photographing two people in love is how I make a living. I think Mike and Casey’s wedding day was just about as pretty as they come.  The light that day was heavenly to work with, and their relaxed demeanors made my job a dream. And it was the first time I had the chance to work at Cedar Lake, and it was wonderful!!  And now for the photos!

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Karin - Oh my goodness!! Just perfectly gorgeous!

Jessie and Victor :: Married

Jessie and Victor’s wedding was full…

…full of laughter and tears and hugs and kisses. And more laughter and tears.

And maybe a wee bit of rain.

 

It was such an honor to photograph this wedding for a family that is near and dear to my heart!   Jessie called me earlier this year with the exciting news that she was engaged, and I was so thrilled that all the stars aligned and I was able to photograph her wedding.  But I was even MORE thrilled that this brilliant girl had found such a wonderful man who clearly treasures her to be her husband.  What a match made in heaven!

And they had a pretty fancy, good-lookin man officiate their wedding.  More on that later.  I promise I’m not a creep.

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No way was a little bit of rain going to stop this day from being beautiful.

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We love this family and have been friends with them practically since the day I moved to St. Louis!

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And no way was a little bit of rain going to stop Jess’s dream of an outdoor wedding from happening.

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It was pretty chilly and rainy, but Jess just could not contain her joy… and it was contagious!

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oh hey.  Check out that pastor.  What a fine looking man.

(he’s my husband.  See.  I’m not a creep.)

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These groomsmen stood behind the altar to make sure the candles stayed lit.  Now THAT is dedication.  024025026027028029

Congratulations, Jess and Victor!

Emily and Trent :: Married

Emily and Trent were married at one of the most beautiful churches in the midwest on beautiful early fall day, and we were so honored to photograph such a gorgeous day for two people that we really enjoyed getting to know.  There were Jimmy Choo’s, sparkly table linens, and even a visit from the sweetest little puppy.  So many congrats to you both, Emily and Trent!

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The St. Louis Ballpark Hilton ballroom was stunning, with flawless details coordinated by Ashley Rath and her team from Dishy Events.

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Vendors who made this lovely day possible:

Event Planning and Coordination :: Ashley Rath, Dishy Events  |  Florist :: Les Bouquets  |  Ceremony :: The Shrine of St. Joseph  |  Reception Venue :: St. Louis Ballpark Hilton  |  Cake :: Sarah’s Cake Shop  |  Linen :: BBJ Linen    |  Shoes :: Jimmy Choo

Ashley Rath - You never cease to amaze me friend! Love these photos so much and can’t wait to see the rest!! xoxo

Debbie - Absolutely beautiful! Great job! Thank you!