It was another beautiful end of summer wedding with Ali & Andy at Hilltop Memory Makers in Coral, Michigan. These two love birds have been together for 8 years, and have such a beautiful love for one another. Their day was so gorgeous, from the lovely overcast skies, to the sprinkles of rain during their first dances. It was quit magical to say the least.
We started the day with a first look with Ali’s father, her ladies, and then most importantly, Ali & Andy. Ali looked absolutely stunning in her Maggie Sottero gown. She looked like she was straight out of a fairytale. Andy clearly felt overwhelmingly so the same when he saw her during their first look. The day was filled with great love, emotion, and heart-left genuine kindness.
The ceremony gave us all the feels. From their two furbabies walking down the aisle, to some tender hearted vows. It was wonderful! We then headed to the reception, filled with great toasts, and ended the night dancing in the rain! As you will see, the misting rain was captured so magically. Just fit their day to-a-T!
Thank you Ali & Andy so much for being some of the sweetest clients, and sharing your wedding day with us. We couldn’t thank you enough for choosing us to document it all. Congratulations to you both! Praying you have a blessed marriage for a lifetime to come!
Salon: Wild Emerald Bridal – Teal Demsey
Dress: Maggie Sottero
Bridesmaid Dresses: Azazie in grape
Tuxes/Suits: Woodland Tailoring, Grand Rapids
Shoes: Men’s – Florsheim Upgrade Wingtip Oxford in Cognac
Bride – Badgley Mischka Omega heeled sandal, latte satin
Flowers: Grey Peony Boutique Lavender
Invitations: Truly Engaging by Magnet Street
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