St. John, City Club Lafayette Wedding: Jennifer + Taylor

Color Palette:
Blush and Ivory

What three adjectives best describe your wedding?
Joyous, Long-awaited, Graceful

Tell us about your wedding venue(s) and why you chose to get married there.
Our wedding ceremony took place at the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist. I have received all of my sacraments through the Cathedral, so it was only natural to return to a place that means so much to me.

What was your favorite wedding purchase?
My favorite wedding purchase was actually a surprise to me, from my mother. We has a painter set up at our reception who skillfully managed to capture the love and happiness of our special celebration in a beautiful painting.

What was your best wedding day memory?
For Taylor, it was when I walked down the aisle at the church.
For me, it was at the end of our reception, running through the tunnel of our friends and family, bells and ribbon streamers in their hands, cheering for us as we made our exit. The amount of love and pure bliss that we felt was truly amazing.

Did you create any details yourself? How did you incorporate your personalities into the wedding?
My bridal bouquet was made by my mother, who is the most skilled florist that I know. It was wrapped with antique lace, and included a rosary, a brooch that was once my Grandmother’s, and a sixpence for luck.
Taylor and I enjoyed the process of choosing the readings for our ceremony. We took our time and chose readings that had special meaning for us.

What is your wedding song?
Tiny Dancer by Elton John
(Go ahead …^^^look it up to play in the background)

LAFAYETTE WEDDING-100LAFAYETTE WEDDING-101LAFAYETTE WEDDING-102LAFAYETTE WEDDING-103LAFAYETTE WEDDING-104LAFAYETTE WEDDING-106LAFAYETTE WEDDING-107LAFAYETTE WEDDING-109LAFAYETTE WEDDING-110LAFAYETTE WEDDING-112LAFAYETTE WEDDING-114LAFAYETTE WEDDING-115LAFAYETTE WEDDING-116LAFAYETTE WEDDING-117LAFAYETTE WEDDING-118LAFAYETTE WEDDING-119LAFAYETTE WEDDING-120LAFAYETTE WEDDING-121LAFAYETTE WEDDING-122LAFAYETTE WEDDING-123LAFAYETTE WEDDING-124LAFAYETTE WEDDING-125LAFAYETTE WEDDING-127LAFAYETTE WEDDING-129LAFAYETTE WEDDING-131LAFAYETTE WEDDING-133LAFAYETTE WEDDING-135LAFAYETTE WEDDING-136LAFAYETTE WEDDING-137LAFAYETTE WEDDING-138LAFAYETTE WEDDING-139LAFAYETTE WEDDING-140LAFAYETTE WEDDING-141Ceremony: St. John’s Cathedral | Reception/Catering: City Club Lafayette | Florist: Bride’s Mother (Andy Ducharme) with the help of friends Kim, Brian and Lisa| Wedding Cake: Kathleen Short | Wedding Dress: Allure A-Nets | Wedding Shoes: Handmade on Shoes of Prey | Bride’s Hair: Michelle LaCour| Bride’s Makeup: Rachel at Riverspa | Groom’s Apparel: Mary Ellen’s | Bridesmaids’ Dresses: A-Nets| Ceremony Music: Lauren Baker | Reception Music: Aaron Lane