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Dori & Preston | Briscoe Manor Wedding

Dori & Preston are so incredibly sweet and were such a joy to photograph!  Our best friend, Michael, went to law school with Preston so I’ve known these two lovebirds for a few years.  He proposed to Dori at The Texas Renaissance Festival, one of their favorite spots, a few years back and they finally tied the knot February 27th at Briscoe Manor!  The weather was completely gorgeous!   All of the details were perfect thanks to Dori’s amazing planning and great execution by the wonderful girls at Briscoe Manor!  The stunning flowers had KALE in them! Kale, yall!!  I could barely stand it!  And, to top it off, Dori rocked her dress better than any BHLDN models!  It was glorious and such a privilege to be there to photograph every little detail!  Dori & Preston got ready in their suite at Sugarland’s The Marriott in Town Square… wedding dress detailwedding dress detail mirrorjimmy choo lorelai wedding shoestiffany boxes jewelry earringswedding jewelryjimmy choo lorelai wedding shoesjoe malone cologne weddinggroom fixing tie in mirrorgroomsmen getting readymother putting on bride's dressbride putting on jewelryDori made a STUNNING bride …beautiful bride black and whitebride putting on jimmy choo lorelai wedding shoes… and her groom was pretty dapper as well!  : ) groom portait simple boutonniere first look briscoe manorbride walking first lookfirst look briscoe manor wedidngfirst look briscoe manor wedidngfirst look briscoe manor wedidngfirst look briscoe manor wedidngbride groom portraits briscoe manorbride groom portraits briscoe manorbride groom portraits briscoe manorbridal portrait briscoe manorbridal hair sideswept braidThese flowers, y’all!! : D  Senterpiece did such a great job! gorgeous white and green bouquet with kalebride groom sitting cutebride sitting on groom's lapbride swinging on swingsoft portrait of bridebride on tree swingbride kissing groom on cheekbride and groom walking in fieldgorgeous bridal bouquet detailcustom date sign wedding daybriscoe manor outdoor ceremonybriscoe manor outdoor ceremonywooden guest book signbriscoe manor wedding unplugged ceremony signcute ring beareradorable flower girl with flower crownbride walking with dadLook how happy Preston is!  I just love it!
groom watching bride walk downbride walking down the aisle happybride walking down the aisle with dadhappy groom during ceremonyThe outdoor ceremony at Briscoe Manor is SO pretty!  I highly recommend it to any future brides! : ) briscoe manor outdoor ceremonybriscoe manor outdoor ceremony kissbriscoe manor outdoor ceremonybriscoe manor outdoor ceremonybriscoe manor reception detailsgold table numberbriscoe manor reception setupEvery part of their day went off without a hitch!   It was completely perfect and relaxed and you can just see it on their sweet little faces!  : )
romantic sunset portraits briscoe manorbride groom hugging bare feetbride walking with shoes in handhappy groom carrying bridehappy groom carrying bride sunsethappy couple embracing weddingsunny portraits bride groomI was in total heaven with these two cuties, this dreamy light, & this gorgeous venue!

briscoe manor portraitsjimmy choo lorelai wedding shoes with bouquettable assignment sign weddingWhat could possibly be better than teeny tiny margaritas!?!? : ) These two lovebirds, Christina & Gareth, were actually one of our very first weddings!  We love them!

wedding cocktail mini patron bottlesJulie’s Cakes did such an amazing job with their cake!  It was such a simple, beautiful wedding cake!  This greenery and all white wedding trend is so amazing!  I hope it’s here to stay for a long time! : D sweetheart table flower wallwhite wedding cake floral wallwedding cake detail mr mrs cake toppercake table with flower wallmr and mrs laser cut cake topperbride and groom entrancebride and groom first dancebride and groom first dance black and whitebride and groom at sweetheart tableflower wall detailcake cuttingcake cutting cute couplebride and groom champagne in front of wall of greenerybride's father speechfather daughter mother son dancemother son dancefather daughter dancebride embracing fatherAs if the day wasn’t perfect enough, everyone headed outside for the fireworks show!!!!  : D
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grand finale fireworks at weddingThey also had a Marble Slab Ice Cream Bar!  There was a line around the corner all night long! : )

marble slab station weddingcute girl hugging groombride and groom dancing with kidsadorable girl dancingpeople dancing at weddingbride groom laughingwooden guest book displayedcustom date wedding date signSucculent favors?? Yes, please!   It is such a great little organic keepsake.  Ours is even blooming on our desk right now and just reminds us of this perfect day! : ) mini succulent favorsfavor table mini succulentsmini succulent favorsgirl holding mini succulent favorshappy couple wedding exit with glow stickshappy couple wedding exit with glow stickshappy couple kiss wedding exit with glow sticksDori & Preston, y’all are amazing!!! You both handled the day with so much grace and such a sweet sense of peace.  We know you guys will have such a long and happy marriage!  Thank you so much for sharing your day with us! We can’t wait to share your whole wedding gallery with you soon! : D Congratulations, newlyweds!

xo,

Michelle & Kellan

Vendors:  Coordination: Jamie Eggleton at Briscoe Manor | Florals: The Senterpiece |  Shoes: Jimmy Choo | Dress: BHLDN | Jewelry: Tiffany’s | J Hilburn for Groom Suit and Suit Supply for ushers | Hair & Makeup: Misora –  Blush |  Invites: Invitation Solutions | Ceremony by Pastor Ben Lam | Ceremony Music by Scott Graham | Reception Entertainment: Xceptional DJs | Ice Cream Bar: Marble Slab | Caterer: Behind the Bash | Wedding Cake: Julie’s Cakes | Shuttles: Sam’s Limo

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