DENISE & RYAN | 5.25.19
Denise and Ryan’s springtime South Gate Manor wedding was an incredibly romantic affair. We started with the bride and her bridal party as they got ready at her house while the groom and groomsmen got ready at the venue. Denise’s mother and sister helped her into her beautiful Stella York gown. We had the perfect light coming in from the windows for our morning bridal portraits. Denise’s whole look gave us a combination of romance and drama and it showed in all those photos.
Once everyone was ready we drove over to Allaire State Park for our first look. Denise and Ryan wanted rustic touch to their day and this was the great spot to capture that. Their first look was very touching. Afterward, we walked through the trees and along the paths to get some fun photos of the bridal party. The girls’ matching blush pink Hayley Paige gowns were a perfect spring color palette for the day. The forest and old buildings at Allaire made for some dreamy romantic shots of our bride and groom. Then we headed to South Gate Manor.
The outdoor ceremony was sweet and emotional as our newlyweds said their “I do’s.” The ballroom at South Gate Manor is really pretty and perfectly complimented the feel of the day. We got teary-eyed at the first dance and parent dances and then cried for real as Denise’s father gave the sweetest toast to our couple. Adam from This Magic Moment got everyone on their feet and dancing and the party kept going all night. We really enjoyed shooting this wedding and Denise and Ryan’s wonderful personalities kept us smiling all through the day. We wish them a lifetime of happiness and know they will give each other a reason to smile each day.
- Photography: Heyn Photography
- Venue: South Gate Manor
- Florist: Dahlia Florals
- Invitations/Stationary: Zazzle
- DJ/Band: This Magic Moment
- Cake: Chocolate Carousel
- Videography: Anne Martin Productions
- Makeup/Hair: Perfect Bridals by Christina
- Wedding Dress: Stella York
- Bridesmaid Dresses: Hayley Paige
- Engagement Ring/other Jewelry: Bentley Diamond
- Shoes: Betsey Johnson
- Tuxedos: Men’s Wearhouse
- Transportation: Vei Limos