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This southern couple (the bride is from Texas and the groom is from North Carolina, where they live) were wed in a pretty pastel wedding in Ft. Worth. According to the bride, they were both college athletes who met through Bible study at UNC; on their first date, they went out for a milkshake.
They used Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 as the central piece for their 80-guest ceremony and headed back down the aisle at the end of the wedding to “O Happy Day.”
Because they were planning from a distance, they gave the bride's mom free reign with the design and details, and she put together a gorgeous day filled with sweet details. We love all of it, but the vintage hankies and their pretty cake table were especially memorable.