This gorgeous barn wedding, brought to us by Liv Lyszyk Photography (Grand Rapids, MI) has a warm, laid-back vibe and lots of sweet vintage-inspired details! Here’s Liv to tell us more:
I’m excited to share Katie and Colin’s gorgeous vintage backyard barn wedding! Katie and Colin have to be two of the most laid back and in love people I’ve ever met. When I met with them to talk about their wedding they just gushed about how excited they were to tie the knot. This was a day full of elegant details and romantic elements. The couple wanted it to be a relaxed wedding and they definitely achieved that.
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One of the most fun elements of the day was the venue itself. Wildwood Family Farms provided a gorgeous backdrop that guests kept commenting on. Their donkey Pepperjack was a highlight for many people and the couple made sure to get some photos with him throughout the day. Wildwood’s gorgeous flowers and peaceful fields looked even more amazing at sunset and I was lucky enough to snag the couple for some photos during golden hour. I love being able to sneak them away and have them enjoy a quiet moment as newlyweds.
Although the ceremony was one of the shortest I’ve been to, what they lacked in length they made up in heart. There was not a dry eye as the two tearfully exchanged vows. After the ceremony guests enjoyed cocktail hour complete with lawn games and custom corn hole boards! The reception was lively and the DJ got everyone dancing, it was truly one of the most energetic receptions!
Throughout the day it was clear how in love these two were, and how supported they are by both families. Their vendors all came together to create a seamless day and I know that this wedding will be one I remember for years to come.
Congratulations Katie & Colin and thank you Liv for sharing! For more information about Liv Lyszyk Photography, please visit her WeddingLovely Vendor Guide profile.
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Venue: Wildwood Family Farms
Bridal Dress: Bianka Bridal
Tuxedos: Combatant Gentleman
DJ: Moments in time DJ
Catering: Nighthawk Catering
Bakery: The Cakabakery
Florals: Stems Market