When I met Ann and Stephen I knew I’d found a couple that was meant to be together. Just the way they glance at each other and laugh at each other jokes and flirt is truly endearing. Then I really got to see their love shine as we explored the UNC campus for their Engagement session in February.
You know you’re loved when people will come from all over the country to celebrate with you. Almost everyone there, including the bride and groom were from somewhere else: DC, New York, Michigan, Denver, Seattle, and it’s easy to see why, these two are very lovable from the moment you meet them, both individually and as a couple. Everyone just wants to see them succeed and I loved being a part of it.
So lovable in fact, they rival Jim and Pam from “The Office.” You see, just before Ann put her dress on she noticed a tear in the fabric right on the very front of the dress, it wasn’t super noticeable, but still pretty devastating. She immediately sent Stephen a message telling him the news and, sensing how upset she was, said, “It’s just like Pam, you want me to cut my tie like Jim?” Cue ALLLLLL the tears from all of us! Oh my goodness he could not have said a more perfect thing. In their vows later she mentioned how he always knew how to say exactly the right thing at the right time to make her laugh. They are truly perfect for each other.
Thank you so much for letting us participate in your most perfect day you guys!!
The Vendors who Made the Day Possible:
Venue: The Oaks at Salem
Coordinator: Becky Chapman with Lily Rose Events
Bride's Dress: Global Bridal Gallery
Bridesmaids' Dresses: The Dessy Group
Groom and Groomsmens' Attire: Men's Warehouse
The Rings: Custom designed with family heirlooms at Ascot Diamonds
Hair and Make Up: Tiffany Mentrak
Florist: Petals on the Go
Officiant: Libby Mayock
DJ: Damien Maass
Caterer: Rocky Top Catering
Cake Baker: Cinda's Creative Cakes
Linen Services: CE Rental
Shuttle Bus: Ecostyle
Rehearsal Dinner: Lake Johnson Waterfront Center