Vendor Spotlight || LoveNotes - DFW Clergy Services

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Pop quiz! What is one of the very first things you should do when you get engaged? We know what you’re thinking — find the dress! Which is way up there, but the answer is likely found not in what you’re thinking, but what you’re asking: Who will actually marry us? Finding and booking a licensed officiant for your ceremony is of utmost importance in those early...

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Insider Tips From Our Planning Experts || Shannon Lepard and Julie Butkus

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Behind every well-executed wedding day is an accomplished bride and her wedding planner. Who, incidentally, is triumphantly holding a completed list of tasks that once seemed utterly endless. It can be daunting to enter into planning a wedding alone. Which is exactly why our planning experts love helping brides-to-be know what has to get done and the best way to get...

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REAL WEDDINGS | MEGAN & RYAN | MARCH 18, 2017

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If a couple’s love for one another could best be expressed by a display of wedding flowers, you would know that Megan and Ryan Laing’s love was absolutely abundant and overflowing. Megan and Ryan were married in the The Laurel chapel on March 18, 2017. Their stunning vision for their wedding and reception left us speechless. Megan was kind enough to share more...

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Vendor Spotlight || Allen Tsai Photography

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One of our greatest privileges of hosting gorgeous weddings and events at The Laurel is seeing the most talented vendors in action. But, it’s not every day that we get to see a talented photographer in action — who incidentally has a PhD in Neuroscience. Allen Tsai, scientist turned photographer, captures weddings all around the world with the most intricate eye...

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Real Weddings || Haley + Alden || First Anniversary

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One of the most wonderful milestones newlyweds experience is their first anniversary. It’s perfect for reflecting on the glorious day that got it all started. Haley and Alden’s wedding at The Laurel is one that is worthy of remembering. Not only did it showcase the most gorgeous florals and color palettes — but the love and pure joy the newlyweds showed one another...

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