The couple: Kristina and Nathaniel
The Wedding: 8.27.10 – Rock Hill Plantation House, Stafford, VA
What three adjectives that best describe your wedding? Fun, casual and personal
What inspired your personal wedding style, and how did you incorporate your style and personalities into your big day? We spent a lot of time looking at DIY wedding blogs and adding our own spin to things. We definitely werent going for traditional. We really wanted to capture the essence of us while making sure our guests had a great time. Since our wedding was very homegrown we were able to do things just the way we wanted.
Looking back, what are the moments, decisions or memories that you love the most about your wedding? We love that we have such amazing friends and family that helped us throughout the whole process, especially with the day-of arrangements, decor, set-up etc. Our best man and his wife surprised us with a photo booth, which was an amazing gift that the guests had a blast with. We loved all of our vendors, especially Rebekah Murray! She was amazing to work with and had creative ideas for unique photos. All in all were glad we could pick and chose what we really wanted, not necessarily what was expected. We made all the decisions for us, and the best decision was getting married!
Wedding color palette: Lemon, chocolate, burlap with a touch of white and leafy green.
The Wedding Team:
Photographer: Rebekah J. Murray Photography
Ceremony and Reception Venue: Rock Hill Plantation House
Officiant: Rev. Will Cannon
Invitation Designer: Our friend Chris Brindley
Catering: R&R Catering
Florist: Our friend Afton Mormann
Cupcakes: Sweet Ladies Bakery
Wedding dress: Watters and Watters
Bridal accessories: Shoes from Nine West
Bridesmaids apparel and accessories: J. Crew
Groom and groomsmen apparel and accessories: Perry Ellis
Hairstylist : Studio G Salon
DJ: Matt Shew – Shewstical Entertainment
Transportation: Fredricksburg Trolley
Rings: Family heirlooms (bride), Shaws Jewelers (groom)
Thank you so much Kristina and Nathaniel!
To find inspiration for your our personal wedding style, don’t miss our wedding image gallery!
p> All images above by Rebekah J. Murray Photography