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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Laurel Loves || A Father’s First Look

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On her wedding day, there are two love stories on a bride’s mind. One is the sheer excitement of being united with her groom. While the other is of a bond that has been forming since she was born — the one between she and her Dad. And there’s something about when a father sees his daughter as a bride for the first time — that tells us he feels the same way.

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Vendor Spotlight || LeForce Entertainment

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Playing the Macarena, Electric Slide, Butterfly Kisses and pronouncing names correctly for wedding parties have historically been the most popular requests for wedding DJs However, while executing a playlist and list of names by your DJ can get the job done, it also lacks the magical touch we have seen LeForce Entertainment put on every event at The Laurel. Brides and...

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