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A cultural summer wedding at Hotel Hershey

Hannan + Mia

Earlier this year we had the honor of joining Hannan and Mia for their marriage celebration at Hotel Hershey. Hannan grew up in Hershey and Mia and her family were from Chicago. They met in Philadelphia and the rest is history. 

The Celebration…

Family traveled from all over the world to be a part of their days long celebration. It began in Chicago where Hannan and Mia officially tied the knot and ended with a huge valima reception a week later at the Hotel Hershey where Lilly and I got to join in on the fun.

There was glamour from Mia’s stunning jewelry to the gorgeous sea of colors worn by the ladies in attendance. The decor and details were amazingly coordinated by David of Mx2 Event Design as he transformed the ballroom into a room fit for royalty. The Hotel Hershey also provided the stunning outdoor backdrop for Hannan and Mia’s portrait session just before the celebration began.

One of our favorite parts was when Hannan’s mother and sisters were joined by ladies from their family for a traditional dance. And as they pulled Mia into the mix with them the crowd swarmed to the dance floor and the seats at the tables were all left empty. This group new how to celebrate and we couldn’t help but move to the music, too.

Not only were they all the sweetest family to work with, but it was such an amazing experience to immerse ourselves into their culture. The vendor team were rockstars, too, and we could not thank them all enough (scroll to the bottom to check them out!). What a truly beautiful and inspiring day it was at the Hotel Hershey!

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Vendor Credits:

Venue | The Hotel Hershey

Design & Planning | Mx2 Event Design

Florals | Blooms by Vickrey

Linens | Special on Queen Street

Rentals | White Glove Rentals & Cort Events

DJ & Reception Lighting | JP Entertainment

Lighting | Klock Entertainment

HMUA | Philly Hair

Videography | Complete Weddings & Events

To see another one of our favorite collaborations with Mx2 Event Design, click HERE!

August 27, 2019

Film Photography, Wedding Day Photography

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A Spring Wedding at Lake Raystown

Lauren + Chris

It’s no secret I love the outdoors. Give me a day on the lake with a boat, sunshine, and good company and I’m set. When Lauren and Chris came to me about their spring wedding at Lake Raystown I was more than on board (pun intended).

And then last fall I met up with this adorable duo for their engagement session at The Winery at Hunters Valley. Not only was I super excited as this place is very special to me (it’s practically in my back yard with the most beautiful view of the Susquehanna River and it is where Ryan and I got married ten years ago!), but the more I got to know Lauren and Chris, I knew they were my kind of people. Relaxed. Funny. Up for anything I suggested. And in love. So in love.

I left that session refreshed. Lauren and Chris are just the kind of people that make your heart smile. I knew their spring wedding on the lake could not come soon enough.

The Wedding Day…

Que the angels because their wedding day was an absolute dream. Nestled amongst the mountains, family and friends gathered at Lake Raystown Resort at a lookout point for the wedding ceremony. It was full of lush, soft florals (perfect for spring!) and beautiful violin music courtesy of the groom’s cousin. And as Chris’s daughter and Lauren made their way down the aisle to him, there was no hiding his contagious smile.

Fast forward to the reception and we were wow-ed! Lauren’s vision was a dream come true from the golden arch covered in dreamy florals that framed the bridal table to the stunning golden centerpieces that gave the whole room a modern, yet whimsical touch. And the best part? Chris and some of his friends made the golden pieces especially for Lauren so that her dream could become their wedding day reality.

As we enjoyed the spring weather in the resort’s indoor/outdoor reception space, we captured their romantic and heartwarming first dance as husband and wife. We witnessed tear jerking dances with their parents and their daughter (oh and for more of that make sure to check out Lauren’s first look with her dad below!). We enjoyed a delicious dinner and decadent dessert. All the while documenting the fantastic time Lauren, Chris, and their guests were having. This was a fun group of people for sure!

And to top it all off, we got to sneak away for a few moments with just the bride and groom right before the last of the day’s light left us. Not only do Lilly and I get excited for more time to photograph our couples at sunset, but these times can also be a welcomed break for a bride and groom to have a few private moments connecting together amidst the business of the day.

Enjoy!

Overall, I cannot be more thrilled to share this beautiful spring wedding with you all! Thank you to everyone who took part and helped make Lauren and Chris’s day the magical moment that it was. Congratulations, Mr. and Mrs. Maines!

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Vendor Credits:

Venue | Lake Raystown Resort

Florals | Deihl’s Flowers Inc

DJ | Nittany Entertainment

HMUA | Beautiful Dream Team

Bakery | Maddie Cakes

Invitations | Minted Weddings

Gown | Maggie Sottero from Diamonds and Lace Bridal

Suit | Men’s Wearhouse

Rings | Foss Jewelers, Inc. and Rustic and Main

Watch | Luminox World

For more spring floral inspiration, click HERE to check out one of my romantic styled shoots that was recently featured on Belle the Magazine!

August 1, 2019

Film Photography, Wedding Day Photography

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A Cairnwood Estate Royal European Inspired Wedding

My Journey as a Film Wedding Photographer

This gallery of images is super personal for me. As a budding film wedding photographer, I attended a workshop with the oh-so-talented Lauren and Tim Fair of Lauren Fair Photography. Not only was it amazing to meet these two photographers with similar passions as my own, but a whole room full of them as I met other attendees from all over the United States and oversees.

If you’ve been following along for a while, you know my passion for film photography runs deep. And over the last few years I have worked hard at perfecting my craft in hopes of incorporating film as my main medium. The dreamy, painterly look you get with film just can’t be duplicated. And the challenge of having to know and read the light before I even push the shutter button has pushed me creatively and inspired me so much.

It is with that love and passion that I share these images. Not just because they’re beautiful, but because they artistically fill my cup and fuel my fire.

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Thank you to all of the amazing vendors who gave of their time and talents to create such a stunning space for us to work with and create art with. And thank you Lauren and Tim for putting the workshop together and sharing your wealth of knowledge.

Photographed at the Lauren Fair Workshop with @laurenfair #LaurenFairPhotographyWorkshop

Workshop Host | @laurenfair + @timbfair

Creative Direction/Styling | @eastmadeco

Floral Design | @fayeandrenee

Hair & Makeup | @truebeautymarks

Stationery & Calligraphy | @shotgunningforlove

Cake | @trouvaillebakery

Fashion | @gabriellabridal @reemacrawedding @suzanneharward @saragabriel

Shoes | @bellabelleshoes

Rings | @susiesaltzman

Earrings | @jenniferbehr

Rentals | @whitegloverentals

Linens | @bbjlinen

Styling Surfaces/Sponsor | @locustcollection

Styling Props/Sponsor | @curatedbehavior

Ribbon | @eastcoasttrimming

Ring Boxes | @voeu_du_coeur

Venue | @cairnwood

Models | @reinhardagency

Sponsor | @photovisionprints

Sponsor | @renaissancealbums

Sponsor | @honeybook

July 9, 2019

Film Photography, Wedding Day Photography

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A Cork Factory Hotel Winter Wedding

Hannah + Shawn

One of our last weddings of the 2018 season was a Cork Factory Hotel winter wedding with this amazing duo in Lancaster, PA. When Hannah first reached out to me about photographing her wedding I was honored as I always am, but really honored this time as we went to college together. And as I got to know Shawn and Hannah a bit more it turned out we had so many things in common. Shawn graduated from Millersville – Brooke’s alma mater and Hannah and I grew up just miles from one another without ever knowing it!

Hannah and Shawn met in 2014 after they both relocated to Philadelphia for work. Little did they know this City of Brotherly Love would come to meet so much to them and be their first of many cities they would call home together. When they found themselves in Florida for Shawn’s job they also found themselves engaged a few months later. Planning a wedding from a different state can be tough, but these two were pros with their laid back attitudes.

They were going to need those relaxed vibes more than they could have realized as they then found themselves packing up and moving to Chicago for work mid wedding planning.

The Wedding Day…

Amidst all the craziness, Hannah and Shawn (with the help of a rockstar friendor team – see below!), planned out a beautiful winter wedding day where their families and friends melted together in celebration. Their colors of burgundy and navy blue were the perfect fit for the warm indoor atmosphere of the Cork Factory Hotel. And can we please talk about Hannah’s stunning faux fur shawl and golden details?

But the absolute best part was getting to witness two people so deserving of love become husband and wife. From the private moments in their rooms reading one another’s love notes before seeing each other for the first time. From the celebratory moments with their bridal party that had us laughing just as much as they were. To the beautiful ceremony and words spoken aloud as they gave themselves to each other. To the lively and fun-loving moments of the reception where the dance floor was packed all night long.

Congratulations Hannah and Shawn! May your love continue to grow as you adventure through marriage together!

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Badgley Mischka bridal shoes
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groom opening champagne with groomsmen and reading love letter from bride
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Vendor Credits:

Venue & Coordination | The Cork Factory Hotel

Photographer | Mallory McClure Photography

Officiant | Rev. Reenie Panzini

Florist | Petals with Style

DJ & Photobooth | Top Hat DJ

Hair & Makeup | Salon 717

Bakery & Catering | The Cork Factory Hotel

Bridal Boutique | In White Bridal

Dress Designer | Sincerity Bridal

Suit | Men’s Warehouse

Shoes | Belle by Badgley Mischka

February 13, 2019

Film Photography, Wedding Day Photography

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Why I shoot film as a wedding photographer

My journey with wedding film photography

If you know me well, you know I love authentic things. Things that stem from “let’s do it the way it was down back in the day” kind of things. I love the history and knowing where the things I am interested in came from. It’s no surprise that I have fallen in love with wedding film photography.

When I took a deep interest in photography it was right in the middle of the popularity and affordability of the digital age. I knew of film. I grew up having used many, many point and click film cameras that I would excitedly drop off at the local store to have sent away and be developed. Then patiently wait at least a week for the photos to return and the surprise of images that awaited me. In college I developed my own film in the art department’s dark room and loved seeing my images comes to life as I moved the photo paper from bin to bin.

When I started my business fresh out of college, those memories somewhat evaded me as I was focused on the best digital camera and learning how to use that as my main medium to join my fellow photographers in the working world. As time moved on, though, I started to remember my love for film and the creative process. I started to yearn for that authenticity and the artistic look you get when shooting film that just can’t be perfectly replicated with digital photography.

So I dove in. I got myself a Canon 1V, some Fuji400 film, a light meter and started shooting away. Easy right? Wrong. There is so much knowledge that goes into creating a film photograph that reflects exactly what you want. It’s one of the other aspects of film photography that I just absolutely love. You have to have all your settings just right and shoot for perfection each and every time you click that button. It challenges me and pushes me to be the best wedding film photographer I can be.

My relationship with wedding film photography today

I love incorporating film photography into every wedding and couples session I photograph. My love for this medium cannot fully be expressed in words, thus, my favorite photographs from 2018. Thank you to every couple who understands the time it takes to create such art and for trusting me when I pulled out my light meter and you innocently asked, “What’s that for?”. My heart and soul continue to be filled with happiness through working with couples and especially now as my creative soul is fulfilled, as well.Mallory-McClure-Photography-Central-PA-Vineyard_0041.jpg
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Film processed by: PhotoVision

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January 31, 2019

Engagement, Film Photography, Wedding Day Photography

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A Summer Wedding At The Lodges at Gettysburg

Kristin + Tim

A few weeks ago, we spent our Labor Day weekend celebrating the new Mr. and Mrs. Gray in Gettysburg, PA! ⠀

These two lovebirds have known each other since middle school and Tim knew he wanted to make their engagement as special as their history together. With their love and blessings, he collected rings from a few of Kristin and Tim’s closest family members and had them melted down to create the most special ring for his bride to be.

Meanwhile, he hand carved a wooden box for it to sit in until the moment came when he would get down on one knee. Due to Tim’s love for history, the moment came while they were visiting the Gettysburg Battlefield on the anniversary of the day they began dating. It seemed only fitting to return to Gettysburg for their wedding day surrounded by friends and family; especially those family members that had so thoughtfully contributed to the engagement ring. And the rest is history!

The wedding day…

The Lodges at Gettysburg is a super cool venue with the cutest cabins for guests to stay in, an amazing view of the battlefields, a pond for fishing, and a fire pit to retire to with your family and friends after the reception (Kristin and Tim gifted their loved ones with smores!). As a result, it is perfect for any outdoors loving couple.

We also loved all of the personal touches and thoughtful details that added to their beautiful love story. Kristin and her bridesmaids were up to the wee hours of the night on the eve of the wedding to create their own stunning bouquets. Each bouquet was adorned with at least one copper rose that paid homage to the one that Tim had given Kristin long ago in the early stages of their relationship (anyone else remember those from the Renaissance Fair?). And on the wedding day you could find several wooden decor pieces that were handmade by Tim himself!

Congratulations, Mr. and Mrs. Gray! Thank you so much for allowing us into your relationship and giving us the honor of photographing your wedding day!

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Vendor Credits:

Venue | The Lodges at Gettysburg

Officiant | Rev. Sandy Lynch

Music | Great Scott Productions

Bridal Boutique | Diamonds and Lace Bridal

Bakery | Karen Rodkey Cakes

 

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September 21, 2018

Wedding Day Photography

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A Woodsy Elopement at Ricketts Glen

Rachel + Carson

This wedding season one of our greatest wishes came true as we photographed a wooded elopement surrounded by waterfalls and the peacefulness of nature!

Rachel and Carson met one night while they were out with friends. It took no time for them to realize there was something special between them and it is easy to see the connection when you hang out with them. Their jovial nature with one another is adorable and even though they have been together a few years now, it’s as if they are still in those first exciting stages of a relationship when everything is new and seeing that person makes your heart thump a little louder and a little faster.

The Wedding Day…

They made it official with one of the coolest wedding weekends we have been a part of! The festivities began with an elopement style ceremony at Adams Falls at Ricketts Glen State Park. It was amazing! Rachel made her grand entrance towards her groom down the beautiful stone staircase that is built into the mountainside.

Carson’s face when he saw his beautiful bride said it all (see below!). As we stood on the large boulder that protruded out into the falls, you could hear the peaceful crashing of the waterfall behind them. You could just feel the presence of love and harmony with the earth as if we were a part of it. With the ceremony complete, we adventured up and down the trails and when Rachel said she was up for hiking back into the waterfalls I almost died of excitement!

The following day after the elopement, Lilly met up with Rachel and Carson at Sweet Water Springs Farm where the celebration continued with their family and friends. The venue’s beautiful bridal suite (one of our favorites!) was the perfect place for the adorable newlyweds to get ready and enjoy some time together before their guests arrived. When the time came, they ate, they drank, and they were married! It was time to raise a toast to the new Mr. and Mrs. Goshorn and kick of your shoes to hit the dance floor!

The entire weekend was magical, peaceful, one with nature, and good for the soul! Thank you, Rachel and Carson, for having us as part of your intimate wedding celebration!

xoxo

Mallory + Lilly

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Vendor Credits:

Lead Photographer | Lilly Campbell for Mallory McClure Photography

Second Photographer | Juliana Tomlinson Photography

Ceremony Location | Adams Falls at Ricketts Glen

Reception Venue | Sweet Water Springs Farm

Ceremony Day HMU | Beauty by Khara

Reception Day HMU | Daydream Salon and Spa

Catering | Tried and True LLC

DJ | Kaleidoscope DJ

Bridal Boutique | The Paisley Bride

Rings | Foss Jewelers

Bride’s shoes | Southern Fried Chics

Personalized Items | Persnickety Invitation Studio

September 6, 2018

Elopement, Film Photography, Wedding Day Photography

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A Summer Wedding at The Inn at Leola Village

Julianne + Sean

To say that I was excited for Julianne and Sean’s wedding day is the complete understatement of the year. When I first got an email from Julianne inquiring about our availability for her wedding day at the Inn at Leola Village I knew she was my kind of girl. And when I met this adorable duo the other month in their hometown of Hoboken, New Jersey, for their engagement session we immediately hit it off. It was easy to see these two had stolen a special place in my heart and to be able to be a part of their wedding day was going to be a true honor. Fast forward to this past weekend and I was running on adrenaline and caffeine. I was so ready for their big day I couldn’t sleep the night before and then the day came and went all too fast.

The Wedding Day…

Their day at The Inn at Leola Village was like a glamorous fairytale with lots of smiles and laughs (and a continuing inside joke that even made an appearance during the first look!). It is easy to see why Julianne and Sean make such a perfect couple. Not only are they some of the sweetest souls I’ve ever met, but the most hilarious. And if you’re lucky enough to be a part of their tribe, you most likely have a wonderful sense of humor, too.

I always feel like I have so much to say about each wedding I photograph, but this time I find myself speechless (in the best way!) so I’m just going to let the photos do the talking. I am thrilled to be sharing a little about this day with you and am honestly counting down the days until Julianne and Sean’s design session here at the studio where Ryan and I can return the favor of their hospitality and relive this magical day together!

xoxo

Mallory 

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Vendor Credits:

Venue | The Inn at Leola Village

Officiant | Rev. Kelly Jo Singleton

Florist | Village Florals @ The Inn at Leola Village

Music | Klock Entertainment

Make-Up Artist | Kate. Makup Artistry

Hair Stylist/Salon | Destinations Hair Studio & Spa at The Inn at Leola Village

Bakery | La Terra Bakery at The Inn at Leola Village

Caterer |The Inn at Leola Village

Videographer | Harrison Wedding Films

Stationary | Minted Weddings

Bridal Boutique | Kleinfeld Bridal

Bridal Attire | Paloma Blanca Bridal


Groomsmen Attire | Bindle and Keep


Décor details | Friend of the Bride

Associate Photographer | Heather Marie Photography

 

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August 31, 2018

Wedding Day Photography

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A Romantic Linwood Estate Summer Wedding

Today we are reminiscing back to one of our FAVORITE Linwood Estate weddings from 2017!

Steph and Mike are two of the most admirable people I ever met. They met in high school, started dating in college, and fast forward to last August when they tied the knot and became #happilyweddedwestwick. It is so hard to believe they are now celebrating their first anniversary!

The Wedding Day…

The day was a true fairytale from the sheer beauty of it (Linwood Estate never disappoints!), the family and friends that surrounded them, and the combining of two souls as one. We teared up as each one of them took a turn dancing with their parents and clapped and cheered as Steph and Mike wowed us all with their first dance (one would expect nothing less from a bride who was also a professional dancer, of course!) : ) We indulged in the yummy food, celebrated as each bridal party member made their entrance, and laughed with everyone as the maid of honor and best man recounted their favorite stories of the bride and groom. To say we had a blast, would be an understatement.

So today we pass on a huge congratulations to Steph and Mike! May your next year of marriage be just as magical as the first, may your wedding cake taste just as wonderful now as it did last year at this time, and may you both continue to find ways to love each other deeply and support one another fiercely as the years go by. We can’t wait to see where this journey takes you!

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Vendor Credits:

Venue | Linwood Estate

Wedding Planner | That’s It Wedding Concepts

Catering | The JDK Group

DJ | Mixed Up Productions

Cake | Couture Cakery

Florist | Butera the Florist

Dress | Maggie Sottero

Bridal Boutique | Coco Couture

Tux | Mens Wearhouse

Videography | Deswert Productions

 

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August 9, 2018

Wedding Day Photography

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A Historic Acres of Hershey Summer Wedding

I am. I will. I do. Some of the simplest words ever spoken, but as responses on a wedding day become some of the most powerful, life changing promises ever made. The momentous occasion of each wedding is never lost on us and when we time and time again say it was an honor to be a part, we mean it so much.

This past Saturday at Historic Acres of Hershey was like no other, only that it was made that much more special as I was reconnecting with a dear high school friend and her family. Lilly and I had so much fun being part of the sunny ceremony, capturing every last detail from the delicious food to the beautifully landscaped grounds of the property, and getting to join in on the crazy dance floor moves. And not only were the bridal party, families, and friends a blast to work with, but each and every vendor who contributed to the day, as well. Needless to say it was a complete joy!

Katie + Graham

I grew up with Katie so I already knew how sweet of a person she was. When I met Graham for the first time it was obvious how well they were meant for each other. They are the perfect compliment to one another. They first met during the holiday season a few years ago and when Katie made the big move to Massachusetts to be with Graham, she knew he was the one. Fast forward to the February of 2017 where Graham proposed on the beaches of Massachusetts and the adventure of planning a wedding this past year which has brought us to today. They share a love of sports, good food, and good wine and honestly every time I’ve gotten to hang out with them I know there will be tons of laughter.

The Wedding Day…

Below is an excerpt from Reverend Judith’s beautifully worded Historic Acres of Hershey ceremony from Katie and Graham’s wedding day because I think it is so worth sharing the message with all of you.

“Katie and Graham, your love for each other has brought you to this point of wanting to make a life-long commitment but  as the years pass by, you must continue to choose to love each other, because contrary to the fairy tales, love is not a feeling which just happens, but rather it is a verb of choice which must be made anew each and every day.

Choose to love when times are good, and life is easy.  But also choose to love when times are not so good, and life is more challenging…

Choose to love when anger is easier.  And most importantly, choose to forgive, even before you are asked to forgive.  Choose to be friends, and choose to be lovers because as you walk through this journey of life, it will be easier if you have beside you, the one you choose this day…

You will need to nurture your relationship with things such as kindness, honesty and gentleness.  Care for each other, and choose to speak often the words of love to one another.  And be romantic, even when routine comes easily, so never forget to kiss each other hello and good-bye, and continue to cook dinners together and share a fine wine or walk on the beach together…

Practice joy and contentment, even if you don’t have everything you want in life, because true joy does not come with acquiring all you desire, but in being content with what you have, creating your own fun and excitement…

And embrace your love not only for each other, but for your newly expanded families, for from them you will gather strength, encouragement and wisdom…

Each of us is born, and each must die, here in the middle is what we call a lifetime.  The two of you are vowing to spend the remainder of that lifetime in relationship with each other.  May your years together be many and blessed so that in the end you both will say “I had the BEST TIME growing old with you.”

Ah. We could not have said it better. So as you check out the rest of this journal entry I pray that you choose love. All day. Everyday. In whatever capacity that looks like for you.

Choosing love with you!

Mallory

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Special thanks to all of the vendors:

Venue | Historic Acres of Hershey

Coordinator | Mx2 Event Design

Florals | Sarah’s Floral Designs

DJ | Klock Entertainment

Catering | Rettews Catering

Videography | Moving Memories Video

Dress | Justin Alexander

Brides Shoes | Badgley Mischka

Bridesmaids Dresses | Bill Levkoff

Junior Bridesmaid Dress | Christina Wu

Bride’s Boutique | Bride N Belle Boutique

Bridesmaids’ Boutique | Cocoa Couture Bridal

Suit | Indochino

Hair + MKUP | Downstreet Salon

Officiant | Reverend Judith Guasch

Graphic Design | Minted Weddings

Favors | Hershey’s

Welcome Sign | Oaky Designs

Ceremony Music | Cherrywood Ensemble

Bartending | Good Spirits Lancaster

 

Like Katie and Graham’s wedding day? Click here to see Dana and Mike’s!

July 20, 2018

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