Photographers dream a lot. We dream of soft lighting, awe-inspiring locations, and seamless posing. We dream of faraway places that we will may never visit, and we dream of local locations that we want so badly to leave our mark on. Well, folks, this was one of those dreams.
Melissa and Stephen met when a chance encounter at Buffalo Wild Wings led to Melissa leaving her number on a piece of paper for Stephen. As Melissa was opening her wedding gift from Stephen, there was her number – it's significance preserved forever in a small glass casing.
Let's just say I've been waiting for this reveal for a LONG time.
Venue: Hotel Pere Marquette
Dress: Cloud Nine Bridal Boutique + Fine Paper
Suits: Men's Wearhouse
Perfume: Jimmy Choo
Shoes: Badgley Mischka
Veil + Hairpiece: Cloud Nine Bridal Boutique + Fine Paper
Bridesmaid Dresses: Cloud Nine Bridal Boutique + Fine Paper
Floral Designer: Florist Anita | Michele's Floral Events & Decorative Accessories
Cake Designer: Tammy Woodmancy | Cake Crumbs, LLC
DJ: Dave Lundon | Complete Weddings
Videographer: Jake Johnson | Complete Weddings
Calligraphy: Brave Lettering
Linens + Centerpieces: Heaven on Earth
Rings: Jones Bros. Jewelry
Monogram Light: Prospect Sound and Lighting
Uplighting: Top Hat Productions
Jewelry + Shoes: Nordstrom
Makeup Artists: Shana + Jess | Monarch Beauty
Bride Hair Stylist: Becky Boyd
Wedding Party Hair Stylists: Ali + Sam | Pure Bliss Salon