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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

Shelbie and Anthony met 6 years ago at a youth dance held at their church. Shelbie saw Anthony and “thought he was cute” and made her way over to him to ask him to dance. The friendship blossomed quickly and they kept in touch, speaking every day, despite living over an hour away from each […]

May 27, 2022

Shelbie and Anthony ~ A Romantic Wedding Celebration at the Lyman Estate in Waltham, 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

Elena and Chris met in college over 7 years ago in accounting class. As they got to know each other they realized how close they had come to crossing paths in the past! Chris grew up in Gilford, NH and Elena’s family had a summer home there. So for years the two spent their summers […]

February 17, 2022

Elena and Chris ~ A Timeless and Romantic Wedding Day at Sacred Hearts Parish and the Estate at Moraine Farm.

Lauren and Christian met 10 years ago at work and began dating three years later. After 4 years together, Christian popped the question during a vacation to Ireland on a cliff overlooking the ocean in Howth. Although the two had put off their larger wedding in 2020, they still had an intimate ceremony to make […]

February 15, 2022

Lauren and Christian ~ A Cozy Wedding at the Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center

Katie and Kevin were introduced by a mutual friend six years ago in the form of a blind date! Not only was it a great match but as the two got to know each other, they were continuously surprised by similarities between their families including multiple relatives on both sides with the same names, same […]

February 3, 2022

Katie and Kevin ~ A Sweet Cape Cod Soirée in Harwich Port, MA

Kelsey and Anthony met seven years ago at work. Just as Kelsey was leaving her internship at the end of the summer, Anthony asked her on a date and the rest is history!  We started our day with the bride and gore at the Ceremony. The outdoor Pavilion at Granite Links boasts an incredible view […]

January 27, 2022

Kelsey and Anthony ~ An Elegant Wedding Celebration at Granite Links in Quincy, MA

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

Meaghan and Demetrios were high school sweethearts, meeting in freshman year Biology class.  Fifteen years later, the two were excited to get married in the church where Demetrios was once an alter boy! We started our day with the bride as she got ready for the ceremony. Champagne was popped and all the ladies were […]

December 23, 2021

Meaghan and Demetrios ~ A Joyful Greek Wedding Celebration in Worcester, MA

Alyssa and Dan were cyber-sweethearts, meeting online four years ago. While the meeting was a modern one, the courtship was old fashioned and the two have been together ever since that first date. While their original plans were to get married in Italy, our couple found their Italian inspiration at the beautiful Crane Estate on […]

October 1, 2021

Alyssa and Dan ~ Un Matrimonio Meraviglioso at the Crane Estate in Ipswich, MA