Category: Real Weddings

Shannon & Matt’s Wedding at the IMU in Iowa City, Iowa

Falling In Love Matt and Shannon met at the University of Iowa while studying to become teachers. At the beginning of 2015, Matt and Shannon had every class together. Shannon jokingly called “dibs” on Matt with her girlfriends, thinking he would never be interested. She even called her mom after she met Matt saying, “There…

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Gina & Justin’s Wedding at Bella Sala in Tiffin, Iowa

Long Distance Planning Gina and Justin actually live in Texas but wanted to have their wedding back home in Iowa where they’re from and parents reside currently. That means they did all of their planning and meetings corresponding with us over the phone and email. A couple times, they would be in town visiting family, so…

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Leah & David’s Wedding at Bella Sala in Tiffin, Iowa

Adorable! Usually, we kick off our blog posts describing fun facts about the couple and transition our story into how we were able to help create a one-of-a-kind wedding weekend, but we can’t help ourselves from gushing over Leah & David! The true joy that is evident in their expressions throughout all their photos, by…

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Shannon & Ted’s Wedding at Rapid Creek Cidery in Iowa City, Iowa

Ready Player One When Shannon met Ted at work they had an instant connection. Over three years of friendship, they began to bond over their love of gaming. After one invitation to game together at Ted’s house, Shannon texted her friends that she had found her soulmate. They both knew they were destined to be…

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Kate & Ryan’s Wedding at Eastbank in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Perfect Plans Kate & Ryan reached out to us about ten months prior to their wedding and explained that the biggest thing would want help with is the day-of coordinating. However, once we learned more about their experience planning that far, they shared that it had been pretty stressful with their busy school schedules, travel, and…

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Kate & Jesse’s Wedding at the Graduate in Iowa City, Iowa

Falling in Love Kate & Jesse are the most adorable couple! They met through her brother, Luke, when Jesse was visiting him in Buffalo, NY. Luke introduced the couple and it was instant chemistry. They kept in touch over the fall and went on their first official date when she returned over the Christmas holiday.…

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