Category: “Real Weddings”

Real Weddings || Devin + Matt || First Anniversary

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Some say a couple that dances together, stays together — and Devin and Matt Johnson are here to prove it. Devin and Matt danced their way through college and even surprised their wedding guests with the ultimate first dance at their reception! Yesterday they celebrated their one year anniversary of saying “I Do” at The Laurel. Devin was kind enough to share with...

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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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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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Real Weddings || April + Bryan || January 7, 2017

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No matter how hard you try, what is the one thing you cannot control about your wedding day?  The weather. But for April and Bryan Mikaelian, a winter wedding made for a perfect backdrop to the warmth and love that was found inside. Because, like J.R.R. Tolkien said, “Deep roots are not touched by the frost.” While frost glistened outside The Laurel on January...

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Real Weddings || Emily + Will || July 30th, 2016

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A most-asked question when planning a wedding ceremony is: Indoors or Outdoors? You may like the idea of breathing in fresh air as you walk down the aisle — or you may love the intimacy of a chapel ceremony. Emily and Will Simonds were married in The Laurel Chapel on July 30th, 2016. They are a beautiful couple inside and out and were kind enough to share a few...

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Real Wedding || Jamie + Helm || March 6, 2016

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Wedding planning often starts with enough energy to move mountains, but somewhere along the way that energy begins to waver. When you are in the midst of planning, to keep that energy running high until the end, it’s helpful to simply be reminded that your special day will soon arrive.  And we have the proof! Our Real Weddings posts are our way of encouraging you...

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