Stephanie + Jonathan wedding {by kate & meredith}

Okay, so I have been dying to post this one!  Stephanie and Jonathan, better known as JZ (yes, JZ) had a gorgeous winter wedding that began friday night with a surprise Clydesdale appearance at the rehearsal dinner, and continued well into saturday night with lots of fun and food and dancing with family and friends!

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the verrrrry near future LOL
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and on to the wedding day!!  We will start with the stunning details… how cute is that wood burned ring box?!?
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Flawless makeup and hair by Danielle Erb and her team at Daniellestyle
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Time to get into that gown!
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While I was hanging with the ladies, Mer was with JZ and the guys & they are looking pretty spiffy too!
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here she comes!
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We left for a  few photos of just the bride and groom while the rest of the wedding party finished getting ready, and we found a little bit of fall color still remaining!
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incredble bouquet by Festive Couture
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stunning light on a stunning bride
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those leaves!!
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Now to meet up with the rest of the gang!  I loved these gold dresses!
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❤️LOVE❤️
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S&J get to see a sneak peek of the ballroom before the ceremony… I think they like it LOL (and a fun moment for Simcha from Simcha’s events too!)
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A quick first dance rehearsal was in order since they had the room to themselves!
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and also a few terrace photos just after sunset
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sky=pantone dual colors of the year!! (rose quartz & serenity)
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*swoon*
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jaw droppingly cool place card table
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pashminas, blankets, and warm cider to stay cozy during the outdoor night ceremony
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a pretty candle lit aisle with the bridge in the background
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The ketubah signing is when the couple is officially married, and it is always one of my favorite parts of the day!
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Sometimes when you toss back the tail end of the wine, your yarmulke falls off  :D
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so happy walking down the aisle
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Stomping the glass and a kiss seals the deal!
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Congratulations Mr & Mrs Z!
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The Caramel Room was warm and inviting with hundreds of golden candles, gorgeous wood burned place settings, and lots of orchids.
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fun snacks!
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a stolen moment on the rooftop before the party kicks off…
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a little surprise flash mob action
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up, up, and away….
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I think this one wins for wildest ride.
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Memphis Soul Revue was a blast!!
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Confetti cannon!!
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Thank you for a fun, fun day and for letting Mer and I capture it all!  with love, Kate

VENDOR LOVE

Planner: Simcha Lourie – Simcha’s Events

Ceremony & Reception venue: The Caramel Room

Catering: 23 City Blocks

Florist: Festive Couture

Cake: The Cakery

Ceremony music: The Rosewood Ensemble

Band: Memphis Soul Revue

Linens: BBJ Linen

Chairs: Premier Rentals

Farmhouse tables: Finch Vintage

Favors: Mr. Kite’s Chocolate Shop

Stationery: Vellum

Transportation: Vandalia Bus Lines

Gown: Monique Lhuillier from Berrybridge Bridal

Hair & makeup: Daniellestyle

Bridesmaid dresses: Bella Bridesmaids

Tuxedos: Saks Fifth Avenue & Men’s Wearhouse

 


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