Laurel Loves || A Groom’s First Look

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Traditionally, a few important wedding day details are held sacred by the bride. Keeping to herself the special touches of her bridal look, she wants her groom to be surprised when he sees her for the first time. And boy is it always worth it! The look in his eyes — from tears to sheer joy — proves how breathtaking a groom’s first look can be.

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Laurel Loves | Gratitude

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Author William Arthur Ward said, “Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” So in the spirit of Thanksgiving, we can’t help but express our deepest gratitude for all who have made The Laurel home for their most important events.

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Vendor Spotlight || Jen Rios Weddings

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Remember back when your parents asked you to come set the table before dinner? Having to stop what you were doing to lay out napkins and forks always seemed like such a drag, right? Now, table setting isn’t what it used to be. Jen Rios of Jen Rios Weddings has all but turned it into an artform. Her expert knowledge and creative touch has transformed head tables into...

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