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Emily and Brian lived in the same building in Boston and met at the local dog park with their pups. Indeed their dogs were VIPs at the wedding and rightfully deserved the honor as the matchmakers that led to this wonderful day! The bride and groom picked The Preserve for its elegant simplicity and felt […]

September 23, 2022

Emily and Brian ~ A Charming and Joyful Celebration at the Preserve at Chocorua

Nicole and Jared first met at Assumption College in 2012. Nicole soon transferred to Becker College and the two lost touch for a spell reconnecting through instagram in 2018. The two met for dinner and this high energy couple was quick to realize the many wonderful similarities they had in so many aspects of their […]

September 15, 2022

Nicole and Jared ~ A Joyful Boston Wedding at Holy Cross Cathedral and The Seaport Hotel

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

Hannah and Jesse we Middle School Sweethearts, meeting at Stony Brook Middle School in Westward, MA in 2005. They because close friends in high school and sometime during senior year, Jesse worked up the courage to ask Hannah to prom. Hannah was thrilled! After graduating the attended Brandies and BU and fate was on their […]

July 22, 2022

Hannah & Jesse ~ A Whimsical Wedding at the Lyman Estate in Waltham, 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

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

Emily and Tyler met in high school at their first jobs. And while not quite high school sweethearts and dating at the time, the knew even back then that there was something special there. They phased in and out over the years, reconnecting now and then. October 3, 2019 was one of those times. After […]

April 14, 2022

Emily & Tyler ~ A Whimsical Winter Wedding at the Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA

Stephanie and Tyler met on a night out three years ago. For their wedding day, they chose the Preserve to gather family and friends together for fun and elegant day among the colors of fall and the charming barn and Inn. We started our day as the couple got ready for their first look. Stephanie […]

March 10, 2022

Stephanie & Tyler ~ A Dreamy Fall Wedding at the Preserve at Chocorua in Tamworth, NH