Kate & Tyrone’s first date was a New England classic sport, candlepin bowling. The couple bonded over their love for travel, music and animals. Their whirlwind romance included trips to Puerto Rico, France, the Bahamas, Turkey and Dubai. The big ask happened when Tyrone asked Kate to be his wife while the couple was visiting a vineyard in South Africa. Now that’s an engagement adventure! Continue reading
Megan and Patrick’s rustic wedding at Mount Hope Farm was all about fun. The bride wore a ruffled tea length gown with sassy pink shoes and the groom wore navy and gingham. Bright colors and nautical details were abundant. They even had driftwood escort cards! Our favorite detail? The chairs at their sweetheart table said “wiggles” and “giggles”. How adorable is that?!
We don’t often get intimate Newport weddings. There are a lot of grand 100+ people events and we love them! Newport also is home to some personal intimate weddings with just the couples closest friends and family. There’s something for everyone. Today’s wedding is one of those intimate affairs where the pictures will make you want to un-invite all your work friends and run away with just your besties and your family.
Leanne and Paul met in the summer of 2008 when she stopped to see a friend get ready for prom with her boyfriend, which just so happened to be Paul’s younger brother. Leanne was sitting in the kitchen eating his mother’s pizza when he walked in from work. Right from the start they had an instant connection. Leanne and Paul dated for that summer but then decided to take a break and go back to college. Paul attended Bryant University and Leanne attended the University of Rhode Island. After about a year and a half of keeping in contact, they decided they couldn’t be apart any longer. On Christmas Eve 2009 Paul called Leanne around 2 o clock in the morning after she gotten home from midnight mass with the family and told her he knew she was the one he wanted to be with.
After a year of a long-distance relationship with Meghann on the east coast and Shawn on the west coast, these sweethearts got engaged. Their Newport wedding at the modern Belle Mer was the perfect way for them to start their married life. Meghann share this about their relationship and wedding:
Danielle and Omer met over a decade ago as students at The George Washington University. While Danielle may not have realized it at the time, Omer always had a hunch that somehow their paths would cross and fate would bring them together. The next 10 years brought many highs and lows, but there was always something special that drew them back to each other. While it took a bit longer than he would have liked, Omer and Danielle finally ended up realizing their true feelings for each other in the Fall of 2013.
Set up by a mutual friend, Alexandra and Todd met at a local bar in Charlestown. They spent the night lost in love. Not wanting the night to end, they strolled hand in hand through the grounds of Parris Landing until they stumbled upon a swimming pool. Todd suggested that they take a quick moonlight dip and Alexandra knew she had met her match. From there, the fun continued through countless country concerts, hanging with friends in Boston, late night pizza and occasional moonlight swims. Todd proposed to Alexandra 6 years later in Boston and planned the most amazing engagement weekend full of amazing surprises, family and friends.
We have BIG news! Starting next week on the 13th we are doing a 12 days of Christmas Sweepstake! One of the amazing vendors involved in the giveaway, The Local Bouquet, sent us these beautiful pictures from Sarah Adams and Bobby Heil’s wedding from September 9th. Take a look at their beautiful pictures by Lovely Valentine Photo + Film and take note of their stunning florals!
As the fall weather gets colder, we’re thinking back to summer sunshine and days by the sea, specifically Molly and Nick’s July 11th wedding. This adorable couple is full of laughter and smiles. The pictures make their wedding day look like a dream come true. Scroll down and look at their gorgeous photography by Melissa Stimpson Photography and think back to warmer weather and perfect summer weddings.