Wedding Story

– Remona (hair & make up artist) is an in depth household good friend and has been a part of Shireen’s life rising up. Remona talked about how a lot it meant to be a part of her day.

-Their first look (which the bride’s dad drove Shireen to in his classic automobile) is actually certainly one of a form! Shireen and Ryan selected to have their first look portraits in a very completely different, to not point out distinctive place! They did their first have a look at Dominion Lighting in Arlington, Virginia! They needed one thing that was tremendous completely different from the park the place their ceremony was held with a whimsical really feel that allow us get artistic. We cherished taking pictures on this lighting retailer and getting artistic with the entire mirrored lights!

2. Couple’s distinctive story + Location/Venue Details:

-There are some {couples} who I really feel I’m a part of (or at the least a witness to) their full journey. Shireen and Ryan are a kind of particular {couples}. After two postponements because of 2020 restrictions, they determined to elope on the anniversary of their very first date. This was adopted by a vow renewal on the identical day a 12 months later within the spot the place they eloped.

-Shireen and Ryan then stood beneath the gazebo for a second time at Frady Park in Falls Church, Virginia. These two had been so able to renew their vows and have fun, lastly surrounded by family and friends. After some long-awaited household images, we headed to 2941 Restaurant to social gathering! Wander + Whimsy Floral labored their magic, remodeling the house right into a romantic, vibrant wonderland of magnificence.

-Although it wasn’t their unique imaginative and prescient, Shireen & Ryan had been comfortable that they had been lastly capable of have fun with a postponed wedding ceremony day AND have just a little piece of it that was only for them. They ended up getting the perfect of each worlds: an intimate, symbolic ceremony plus a big celebration with household and associates!

3. Ceremony Location/Color Palette:

-Shireen grew up within the City of Falls Church. Her mother and father’ residence is true down the road from Frady Park. She used to stroll their canine, Jasper, by means of the park on a regular basis. Shireen all the time thought the park was stunning and a hidden gem in her little metropolis.

-Colorful, jewel tones

4. Tips/Advice for brides planning now: “At the end of the day, your wedding day is about you and your best friend/ future life partner. The cancellation of our wedding was a blessing in disguise. We didn’t have to worry about anyone else and we could focus on just us, our love, and our commitment to each other. You can have the always have a party later!”