When a couple is as "meant to be" as Amanda and John, there's a magic that makes the entire wedding day electric with joy. It was so fun capturing every enthusiastic toast, the goofy antics, and the tear-jerking moments that came so naturally.
This black-tie backyard shindig is everything we love about weddings, and you can watch all the best moments below.
The wedding was on family property, which made the celebration even more personal, and the grounds were decked out in colorful blooms, twinkling lights, and a party tent to dance the night away.
Colorful flowers decorated the ceremony archway, aisles, and reception for some Spanish flair.
The bride's classic A-line gown has just the right amount of lace and sparkle.
Amanda and her mom share a sweet moment after putting on her veil.
The bridal party steps out in style! Classic black on black is perfect for this Fall wedding.
John's daughter made the most precious bridesmaid!
All the different shades of pink come out to mingle with some orange blooms for a romantic, festive ceremony archway.
Just married! John and Amanda share a newlywed smooch.
A celebratory bridal party heads to the reception.
How gorgeous is this twinkly reception? String lights and a half-covered eating area make for a spectacular al fresco celebration.
A Day of the Dead style cake is a fabulous centerpiece for this colorful reception.
Can you dig this awesome cake topper? Custom touches always make a reception shine.
Guests and bridal party danced into the night under the stars. Such a fun celebration!
Ceremony/Reception - Private Residence
Hair - Christine Wiseman
Cake - The Sweet Spot