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December Diamond Bride

December Diamond Bride

December Diamond Bride   Bride’s Name: Lisa Gorman Wedding Date: December 31, 2015 How they met: In high School How he proposed: We went pumpkin picking at Curtis Orchard and ended up getting engaged! Wedding Colors: Gold, Ivory, Moscato, and Blush Wedding Venue: St. Thomas Catholic Church and Hilton Garden Inn Why did you choose to… Continue Reading

October Diamond Bride

October Diamond Bride

Bride’s name: Abigail Goss Date of Wedding: October 17, 2015 How they met: We grew up in the same town, Andrew was a senior when Abigail was a freshman. They never dated in high school but reconnected after Andrew graduated from college and Abigail was home on spring break. How he proposed: We put up… Continue Reading

August Diamond Bride

August Diamond Bride

Bride’s name: Lauren Pool Date of Wedding: August 15, 2015 How they met: Through a mutual friend in 2009. How he proposed: On Memorial Day weekend in 2014, we went to dinner to Kofusion in downtown Champaign. Afterwards, we went for a walk around U of I’s campus, which we did on our first date as… Continue Reading

July Diamond Bride

July Diamond Bride

  Bride’s name: Haley Tappendorf Date of Wedding: July 11, 2015 How they met: We worked together at the old TGI Friday’s. It took him 9 months to ask me out, even though he swears he said from day one that he would marry me some day. How he proposed:  We were moving into our… Continue Reading

June Diamond Bride

June Diamond Bride

Diamond Bride of the Month Bride’s name: Hailey Goeken Date of Wedding: Saturday June 27, 2015 How they met:  Josh and I first met in first grade. They were in the same class and Hailey had a crush on Josh. They “dated” until 4th grade and then Josh moved to Indiana when they were in… Continue Reading

May Diamond Bride

May Diamond Bride

Diamond Bride of the Month Bride’s name: Ellen Vandeventer Date of Wedding: May 30th, 2015 How they met: I saw Josh’s profile on a dating website, but I wasn’t brave enough to send him a message. I told some of my friends about him, and quickly realized that a lot of my friends were also… Continue Reading

First Looks before the Wedding

First Looks before the Wedding

For many years wedding photographers have been suggesting to Brides and Grooms to take pictures before the wedding. Some couples may hesitate sighting the tradition that seeing the Bride before the wedding is bad luck. However, nowadays many Brides and Grooms choose to enjoy an intimate “first look” prior to the ceremony, and it’s proving to… Continue Reading