Planning a Destination Wedding: Tips from a Hawaii Bride

Planning a Destination Wedding: Tips from a Hawaii Bride

I think it’s something every couple considers. Should we skip the stress of planning a wedding and just have a small intimate wedding at a destination on the beach or in the mountains? It’s totally understandable!

Navy and Pastel Wedding at the Armory in Hensville, Downtown Toledo

Navy and Pastel Wedding at the Armory in Hensville, Downtown Toledo

It seems to be the year for double wedding weekends. We’ve been kicking off our weekends on Friday with one couple and then continuing the fun on Saturday with another. Last weekend, we spent our Friday with Sarah & Derrik. After their engagement session in Royal Oak last fall, we knew we could expect a fun and beautiful day with these young loves. We also know that Derrik has been working hard finishing up school. This weekend called for some excitement and lots of dance moves and we got just that.

Navy and Blush Wedding at the Stranahan Theater in Toledo, Ohio

Navy and Blush Wedding at the Stranahan Theater in Toledo, Ohio

After Kaleigh and Tyler’s fun engagement session in Downtown Toledo last October, we could hardly wait for the wedding. However, it seemed like time passed in a blink of an eye and already, the big day had arrived!

Midsummer Navy and Gold Wedding at Toledo Country Club

Midsummer Navy and Gold Wedding at Toledo Country Club

Ronnie's jet blue suit with black lapel and bow tie have us singing Justin Timberlake tune. Jennifer's gorgeously wild bouquet and perfect beaded details are breathtaking. Add in some lush greenery, a big ball of love and their favorite furry friend and we have another amazing summer wedding. 

Summer Rooftop Wedding at Hensville in Downtown Toledo

Summer Rooftop Wedding at Hensville in Downtown Toledo

Right from the beginning, we couldn't help but notice a certain energy in Jessica and Eric. A contagious excitement, joy and love they have for not only each other, but for the people around them. Jessica's maid of honor said it right when, in describing Jessica, she said ,”Jessica taught me how to be excited."