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Congrats to Molly & Steve!!  I met this gorgeous couple on the perfect summer evening for an engagement session.  It was one of those nights where there is no place on earth you’d rather be than enjoying the beautiful lakes of Minnesota.  The couple chose two special spots for their session- both of their home neighborhoods.  Molly lives on the river on St Anthony Main and Steve lives on Lake Minnetonka.  They love the water, and for their session, it was the perfect mix of city and nature.  Molly and Steve will tie the knot in 2016, and I’ll be waiting (im)patiently for their big day!!
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floral_elementWINE & DINE WELCOME DINNER | FEATURED ON STYLE ME PRETTY

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to work with the amazing team at Urbane Montage Events on a fabulous styled shoot that owner, Faith, dreamed up!  The shoot was featured on Style Me Pretty!  You can view the feature here and read all about Faith’s inspiration. Huge, huge thank you to all the amazing vendors involved!

Venue: Spill The Wine
Planning + Design: Urbane Montage Events
Floral Design: Studio Fleurette
Stationery: Gretchen Berry Design Co.
Calligraphy:  Rosann Konieczny Calligrapher
Bride’s Dress: LulaKate from L’atelier Couture Bridal
Bride’s Accessories: Jenny Packham from L’atelier Couture Bridal
Hair + Make Up: Laura Westrem Artistry
Groom Styling: Nardo Wardrobe Consultants
Bowtie: Renee Larson
Cake: The Country Cake Cupboard
Catering: Spill The Wine
Rentals: The Vintage Type Rentals and Midway Party Rentals 
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