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Kellie & Jon | Outdoor Christian Ceremony At The Gallery

 

Sweet Outdoor Christian Ceremony | Houston Wedding Photography

We were so excited that Kellie & Jon picked us to document their sweet outdoor Christian ceremony and reception at The Gallery!  Since our first meeting with them and their sweet coordinator, Lisa from Bella Luna Bridal, we knew this was going to be a fun one!  You might remember Kellie and Jon from their engagement session in January!  With Jon’s tenacious, strong-willed personality and Kellie’s fun-loving, light-hearted soul, they really balance each other out.  Lots of love and adventure awaits this perfect pair and their marriage!

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The girls started their day by getting their hair & makeup done by one of our favorite artists, Brittany from Butter Artistry!  The bride & her bridesmaids looked stunning with their soft, romantic hairstyles.  After that, Kellie decided to do a first look with her dad and brother and it was one of the sweetest wedding moments I’ve ever witnessed! Then the girls prayed over Kellie in the bridal suite while the groomsmen prayed over Jon before they made their way to the ceremony.  The coordinators, Lisa & Brandy with Bella Luna Bridal, planned everything so well that the whole day went off without a hitch! : )

I’m usually a pretty big sap when it comes to love in general but this wedding ceremony especially brought me to tears!  Their beautifully written vows highlighted God at the center of their relationship and you could just feel His presence the whole day!  From watching everyone, including Kellie’s brother, tear up when Kellie walked down the aisle to listening to their sweet vows, this one was a tear-jerker. Happiness filled their whole day and we tried our best to capture every little joyful detail!

outdoor-christian-ceremony-houston-wedding-photographer_0004Their beautiful vows were written out in calligraphy and framed as a daily reminder of the promises they made!!

outdoor-christian-ceremony-houston-wedding-photographer_0023Kellie and her bridesmaids looked so darling in their Pretty Plum Sugar shorties and tanks!

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outdoor-christian-ceremony-houston-wedding-photographer_0018outdoor-christian-ceremony-houston-wedding-photographer_0019Kellie and her family are so close and were so excited to witness their sweet Kellie tie the knot!

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Kellie & Jon, y’all are an amazing couple. I know God is going to do great things through your love and you’ll have the most amazing marriage!  Thanks for choosing us for your beautiful day!

XO,

Michelle & Kellan

Amazing Vendors:

Coordinator:  Lisa & Brandy from Bella Luna Bridal | Hair & Make up: Butter Artistry | Florist:  Dream Bouquet | Venue: The Gallery | Bridesmaids Dresses: Allure | DJ: LG Entertainment |  Catering: Cafe Natalie | Cake: Cakes by Gina  | Shoes:  Aquazzura  | Tables & Linens:  Aztec  | Invitations: Minted

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