A year ago, on a gorgeous February evening, any Texan listening close enough could hear the distant sound of a joyful crowd belting Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believing!” at the top of their lungs. Moments later, the happiest newlyweds departed through a pathway shining with sparklers — eager to begin their beautiful, married life.
A natural background, fresh air, the sun shining warmly on your face — all perfect reasons for having an outdoor ceremony.
Thanin Viriyaki Photography , Paris Bakery
A day filled with meaning and rich with Chinese tradition, Ivana and Nevin were married at The Laurel on September 30, 2017. Theirs was a gorgeous fall wedding inspired by an ancient love story.
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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