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Emily + Nick were both at the same party when they first laid eyes on each other. She had made it her goal to get Nick to talk to her and eventually, they ended up being partners for Cards Against Humanity where they would share laughs and get to know each other. After that night, […]

Emily + Nick
A Romantic Engagement Session at Newfields



The Kehoe’s put on such a modern and classy wedding day. The bride was showered in pearls through her veil, family jewelry, and even her hair texture. She wore the most timeless strapless wedding gown which paired so well with her neutral cascading bouquet. Cabralin looked absolutely radiant all while her groom stood out with […]

Cabralin + Jacob
A Modern Wedding at Blue Heron at Blackthorn



Ashley + Colin had met online bonding over their mutual love for dogs, Indian food, and the beautiful Northern Michigan. Their first date was at Ronin Sushi in Colin’s hometown. Later that evening, Colin showed Ashley a movie he made featuring his dog Cleo. It turned out to be a thriller with his pup being […]

Ashley + Colin
A Summer Engagement at Oval Beach



This elegant downtown Grand Rapids wedding features pops of blush, delicate and romantic florals, the sweetest wedding party, a dress change for the reception exit, and a dancefloor that was on fire with guests dancing. Mikayla wore the most beautiful spaghetti strap gown with a timeless lace train. Her elegant updo couldn’t have been more […]

Mikayla + Jay
An Elegant Wedding in Downtown Grand Rapids


This late July wedding featured pops of summer wedding colors, a radiant mermaid gown with delicately placed beaded lace, romantic hair and makeup, all in a beautiful rustic property located in the middle of Indiana. For their ceremony, a gorgeous all white barn interior was surrounded by so many happy, welcoming faces. The reception was […]

Mr + Mrs Goodin
A Colorful Wedding at White Willow Farms



One night, Mikayla and her roommate decided to go to a house party. Her future fiance’s BROTHER was there and immediately spotted Mikayla as the perfect match for his brother. Not wasting a moment, he called Jay to tell him he met the perfect girl for him. It was a few months later that Mikayla […]

Mikayla + Jay
A Playful Tunnel Beach Engagement in Holland, Michigan



Maggie + Nate had met via online swapping cute messages back and forth! On their first date, Nate picked her up and arrived with a bouquet of white roses, Maggie knew in that moment everything was going to be great! They headed out to grab Chinese take out, drive back to his apartment with some friends […]

Maggie + Nate
A Destination Engagement at Silver Lake Sand Dunes



Lauren + Trey met at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Not long after texting flirty messages back and forth, these two started to hit it off. It was Super Bowl Sunday when these two were texting back and forth about the game. Lauren’s dorm ordered Buffalo Wild Wings which made Trey a litttttle jealous. Being […]

Lauren + Trey
A Summer Evening Engagement in Columbus, Ohio




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