This classically elegant real wedding comes to us from Erin Johnson Photography, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota! Here is the couple’s sweet love story as told by Amanda, the lovely bride:
We were high school sweethearts in our senior year, but destined for colleges across the country from each other. After long distance dating, Matt transferred to Wisconsin-Madison our junior year. It was more bliss. At the end of college, we were separated yet again by career moves, yet again thousands of miles apart (San Francisco, Matamoros, Mexico). We found each other somehow, and after some adventuring together in Spain and life on a farm (whole other story), we returned to our hometown of Minneapolis and settled in, probably for good. We meld well. We challenge each other. It wasn’t a straight path, but we have always known we were the ones for each other. Always, from the first high school date and all its jitters. We just got lucky.
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Congratulations Amanda & Matt and thank you Erin for sharing! For more information about Erin Johnson Photography, please visit her website.
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Photographer: Erin Johnson Photography
Invitation Designer:Catalyst Graphics
Caterer: Chowgirls Killer Catering
Linens and Coverings:Chowgirls/Aria
Apparel:David Jones Fashions
Bakery:Glam Doll Donuts
DJ:Instant Request DJ
Ceremony Location:Lakewood Chapel
Event Planner: Lasting Impressions Weddings
Transportation: Lorenz Bus Service
Floral Designer: Luna Vinca
Dress Designer:Monique Lhuillier
Hair Stylist:Moxie Salon (Uptown)
Transportation:Renee’s Royal Valet
Veils and headpieces:Sara Gabriel