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Dani and Kweku met just over five years ago on a night out in Chicago. This fun loving couple was excited to bring family and friends together for their wedding at a location where they could enjoy the outdoors and the water front views. Misselwood was the perfect place overlooking the beautiful waters of Salem […]

September 2, 2022

Dani and Kweku ~ A Joyful Wedding Celebration at the Misselwood Estate in Beverly, MA

Elaina and Chris met the new old-fashioned way (online!) and have been together ever since. This hardworking and ambitious couple got engaged in 2020 and finally tied the knot this past Spring. The couple chose Cape Cod for their wedding because both love the Cape and were also engaged there! It has always felt like […]

July 15, 2022

Elaina and Chris ~ An Elegant Cape Cod Wedding at the Wequassett in Harwich, MA

Jacky and John met playing recreational dodgeball! John was team captain and Jacky and her friend had joined, quite frankly, to meet men! As the story goes, John actually had a rule that nobody on the team should date! But after seeing Jacky getting some attention from some other gents on rival teams, guess who […]

July 9, 2022

John and Jacquelyn ~ An Elegant Soirée at Rosecliff Mansion in Newport, RI

Chris and Ashley first met 2015 in the San Francisco Bay Area (Chris’s home town!) at work. From coworkers to friends the relationship grew steadily and after romance blossomed, the two moved in together in 2017. Soon after their little family grew with the addition of their pup Emma. In 2019 they all moved back […]

June 9, 2022

Ashley & Chris ~ An Elegant Wedding Celebration at the Crane Estate in Ipswich, MA

Sarah and Matt met when fate smiled upon the Coffee Meets Bagel app and brought them together for their first date. On that first date, both were struck by how comfortable and natural they felt together. It was a totally unique experience for them. Now over five years later, that wonderful first date led them […]

May 6, 2022

Sarah + Matt ~ A Beautiful Waterfront Wedding at the Beauport in Gloucester, MA

Katelyn and Zach met five years ago on a dating app! Their first date was during a Nor’easter and as the described it, “despite our better judgements we met up anyways for dinner. “ Not even a white out could keep these two from their first date which was clearly the start of something wonderful […]

February 23, 2022

Katelyn and Zach ~ An Sweet and Intimate Backyard Wedding in Hopkinton, NH

Sara and Jason met at a birthday party while Sara attended NYU. A sorority sister was dating a friend of Jason’s and brought him along to the party. They hit it off immediately, talking all night. Almost 9 years later the two were finally getting married. The bride and groom were so happy to bring […]

February 10, 2022

Sara and Jason ~ A Romantic Waterfront Wedding at Glen Manor House in Portsmouth, RI

Nicole and Nick met at UNH in the Spring of their Junior year.  Nicole’s roommate and Nick’s best friend were dating and the two met at an on Campus party. They felt an instant connection and began dating at the end of their senior year. Over eight years later Nicole and Nick were so excited […]

February 3, 2022

Nicole and Nick ~ A Dreamy Lakeside Wedding at Church Landing in Meredith, NH

Jacqui and Christian met in high school. While not quite high school sweethearts, the two were friends for many years, finally getting together in college. Of course if you ask their friends and family, they always knew it was just a matter of time before Jacqui and Christian became a couple! This fun loving bride […]

January 21, 2022

Jacqui and Christian ~ An Elegant Waterfront Wedding at Gurney’s in Newport, RI

Our bride and groom met years ago through a mutual friend who played matchmaker by surprising the two with a connection through a chat room online. This turned into an in person meet up for drinks in March 2016 and the rest, as they say, is history! We started our day with the bride and […]

January 21, 2022

Emily and Jeff ~ A Dreamy Seaside Wedding at the Ipswich Bay Yacht Club