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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

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

Smita and Christina met in 2018 while working together at a cancer research and treatment center in New York City. While their relationship started in the “Big Apple”, it was back to Maine for their wedding day. The Cliff House was already special to Smita as she had spent summers at her family home just […]

January 14, 2022

Smita and Christina ~ A Romantic Seaside Wedding at the Cliff House in Cape Neddick, ME

Anneka and Tommy were married at the historic Wentworth by the Sea in New Castle, NH. This turn of the century hotel is one of a few Grand Hotels left in the area that provide the unique atmosphere just perfect for the wedding of two unique and seemingly fated people! Our bride and groom almost […]

November 19, 2021

Anneka and Tommy ~ An Intimate Wedding at the Elegant Wentworth by the Sea in New Castle, NH

Katie and Paul were married on the coast of York, ME at a beautiful outdoor ceremony followed by a cozy reception at the York Harbor Inn. After meeting online six years ago, their first date was one that Katie though would be “over in an hour” but lasted 3, much to the couples delight! The […]

November 5, 2021

Katie and Paul ~ A Joyful Wedding Celebration at The York Harbor Inn in York, ME

Julie and Clay met back in 2012 through mutual friends in Boston. After many hangs with he same friend group on both East and West coasts, there was no denying there was a connection. As Julie said in her own words, “…being the patient fisherman that he is, instead of aggressively pursuing a relationship, Clay […]

October 8, 2021

Julie and Clay ~ An Elegant Soirée at Dragonline Studio in Jamestown, RI

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

College sweethearts Beth and Keith met ten years ago while attending college but it wasn’t until senior year that they started dating. While these New York city dwellers love the hustle and bustle of the big apple, they also love to make time to get out to the country to visit family. The Colony Hotel […]

August 27, 2021

Elizabeth and Keith ~ A Whimsical Waterfront Wedding in Kennebunkport, ME

Kate and Anthony were married at the Oceancliff resort in Newport, RI. Coming from Connecticut, Newport had always been a special place for the couple for little getaways so having their wedding there was an easy choice! We started the day at the ceremony with guests gathering on the green seaside lawn as the string […]

August 20, 2021

Kate and Anthony ~ An Elegant Seaside Wedding at Oceancliff in Newport, RI.