The Bride and Groom
Bride’s Name: Emily
Groom’s Name: Matt
Wedding Date: April 2, 2016
How you met your fiancé? We met at a football game, where we were both working as Athletic Trainers and our teams played each other in Pre-Season.
How did he propose? He proposed on a marina in Singapore, Singapore while we were there on vacation with friends.
Your Bridal Gown & Accessories
Who was the wedding gown designer, and what was the style? Jasmine, F171005CS Custom Design
Favorite Feature about your dress: The backless back
How did you know your dress was “the one”? I knew it was the one because when I put it on, I felt beautiful.
Describe your experience at Pence & Panache: Awesome! Hilary was amazing and helped make the experience very fun!
What accessories did you choose to accent your dress: Belt, sash
Your Wedding Day
Wedding Venue: Family property
Who was your Wedding Photographer: Michelle Peyronet
What was your “something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue”? Something Old: Great great grandmothers broach that I made into a hair piece. New: Earrings. Borrowed: My grandmother and grandfathers original wedding bands that they purchased for $15 each, when they were 18 years old, I tied them to my Bouquet. Blue: Small blue bead attached to my bracelet, that had charms with engravings saying: E&M, 4/2/16
What color palette did you select? Mint green and peach
How do you describe the theme of your wedding? Upscale rustic
What is your #1 tip for brides in the planning process? Chill out, its fun, this is a huge party to enjoy your family and new family members and friends! Relax and enjoy the party!
Do you have any advice for brides who are still searching for their perfect bridal gown? Do not try on too many, I tried on 12, at two different stores and the fun starts to go away…….be careful…..if u don’t like it on the hanger, quickly move on to the next and don’t try on too many.
What was your favorite part of your wedding day? Seeing my family and friends mesh with my husband’s family and friends. (My family is from out of state so our wedding day was the first time that many of these people had met!)