Michelle + Jon, summer wedding Pinnacle Golf Club

A romantic summer wedding at Pinnacle

Michelle + Jon had a sweet and genuine love, and their romantic summer wedding day at Pinnacle Golf Club reflected that.  Michelle chose a timeless color palette of grey blue and palest lavender, with accents of berry and navy. Thoughtfully curated details were a perfect compliment to the timeless elegance of the ballroom. The paper goods and signage featured line drawings from Ellsworth Kelly. As a result, their wedding will stand the test of time. Read on to learn about the vendors helped it all come together, and see more of the day, beautifully captured by Ashley Wallace. 

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Photography : Ashley Wallace Photo | Gown: Luxe Redux | Venue: Pinnacle Golf Club | Stationary + Styling : Auburn + Ivory | Floral Design : Evergreen Flower Co. | Ribbon : Frou Frou

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Jenna + David, White Magazine’s #1

Words cannot describe seeing White Magzine announce that David + Jenna were their number one most viewed post of 2017! I am overjoyed! Check out the styling work Auburn + Ivory did for them in White Magazine’s published article, here!

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Be sure to check out the other talented vendors who came together and made this wedding the beautiful experience that it was

Photography- Marisa Albrecht | Florals- Evergreen Flower | Bridal Shop- B.Loved Bridal | Gown Designer- Pronovias | Groom’s Attire- Pursuit | Beauty- Victoria Moore 

Junebug Weddings Editor’s Choice

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I was so excited and honored to see Sasha + Corey’s wedding as chief Junebug editor’s pick for favorite wedding of the year! You can see the Junebug feature right here.

Sasha + Corey’s moon phase seating chart was also included in Junebug’s Wedding Trends to Use in 2018  

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be sure to check out the vendors that made this incredible wedding happen!

photography- Addison Jones | Styling – Auburn + Ivory | Florals- Bear Roots Floral | Venue- Strongwater | Custom Ribbon- The Lesser Bear | Videography- Rachel Joy Barehl

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Noah + Abigail’s romantic midwest summer wedding

Narrowing down the photos for Abigail + Noah’s blog post was nearly impossible, I just love this little lady and her family so much (and now her husbands family, too!) She first saw Noah at a mutual family friend’s wedding. The two were 17 and in High School- but Abigail still remembers to this day what he was wearing: a black suit and a light green tie (of course he chose something a bit more streamlined for their wedding day.) Abigail’s vision for the aesthetic of their wedding day was simple and sweet with a bohemian vibe; lots of greenery with moody touches here and there, and it came together beautifully. Read on to see some of my favorite details from their day, including a cool plot twist to their planning!

View More: http://hancapuano.pass.us/noah-abigail-marriedView More: http://hancapuano.pass.us/noah-abigail-marriedView More: http://hancapuano.pass.us/noah-abigail-marriedI loved creating Noah and Abigail’s custom watercolored invitations- rich florals softened by greenery and dove grey envelopes- the invitation served as inspiration for Abigail’s bouquet itself!

 

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Abigail’s dad built the arbor entrance and the beautiful triangular altar and platform as a visual reminder of Ecc.4:12, “a cord of three strands is not easily broken.”

 

 

 

 

The live-edge table that served as an altar and holding place for communion was hand-crafted by the groom, Pathway Tables

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The perfect summer wedding cake- two tiered chocolate bundt cake covered in the best flora summer has to offer

 

View More: http://hancapuano.pass.us/noah-abigail-marriedAbigail’s stunning Karen Willis Holmes gown purchased from B.Loved Bridal

 

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I loved Abigail’s sweet words about her wedding day when I asked her what her favorite part was.

“I loved absolutely everything of the wedding, but I would have to say one of my favorite things of the day is seeing what God had in store for our wedding day. 3 months prior to the wedding we ended up switching venues from a beautiful barn church due to feeling led that we were to get married somewhere else. My family, sisters in laws, and mother in law paired with God & just traveled around the small town of Upper Sandusky to see where our wedding would be. It was such a fun process to rely on guidance from God completely! Hannah ( my sister in law & the photographer of the wedding ) sent many ideas of places that would be fun to try, this included: the museum in upper, an alley, & the park. Noah and I had complete peace over the venue situation and I remember saying a prayer about where God would want us to get married to glorify Him & a field came to mind. No coincidence we ended up marrying in a field at a golf course 🙂 Crazy how God works!”

Such an amazing story- and the wedding truly reflected the joy this amazing couple had found in each other and in God’s purpose in their life! Each time I remember it it brings happy tears to my eyes. Congrats Abigail + Noah!

Photographer- Hannah Capuano |  Venue- Lincoln Hills Golf Course | Wedding Planner / Stylist / Stationary- Auburn and Ivory Creative | Florist- Schuster’s Flowers | Ribbon + Velvet Table Runner- The Lesser Bear| Brides Gown- B.Loved Bridal | Dress Designer- Karen Willis Holmes| Alterations- Sew Cora| Rug Rental- Addison Jones| Cake- Nothing Bundt Cakes | Caterering- City Barbecue |

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Brides will love this Rockmill Brewery Summer Wedding

Nick + Allie’s bohemian summer wedding in Lancaster Ohio

Brides, you will love this Rockmill Brewery summer wedding. First of all, Rockmill Brewery is one of Central Ohio’s best wedding venues, hence it was the perfect locale for this bohemian summer wedding. Because Allie has incredible taste (she’s a store director for Madewell) packing her wedding full of unique details was essential. Bespoke white farm tables, dancing in the grass, and eating churros out of pretty paper cups are just some of the details that elevate this wedding above the rest.

It’s all in the wedding details

Due to the wedding being at the end of August, we chose to infuse the day with “back to school in the 70’s” vibes here and there. Their seating chart was made from a letter folk letter board, and stadium marquee cards were used as table numbers.

We decided against using any specific wedding color palette, opting instead for black and white, accented by greenery. For that reason, Adria from State + Arrow incorporated whatever colors felt right into the floral designs.

Read on to see how Allie + Nick’s full team of vendors made their wedding an unforgettable, magical night.

A friend of the bride and I collaborated on these perfect watercolor wedding invitations. Aggie turned my simple watercolors into incredible, hand-lettered works of art!

The bride’s gown and topper came from BHLDN

View More: http://jennyhaas.pass.us/allieandnick   State + Arrow  made stunning summer bouquets in blush and mauve tones that stood out against the bridesmaid’s all white gowns. Likewise, simple floral crowns added a summery, bohemian touch. 

View More: http://jennyhaas.pass.us/allieandnickBeautiful first-look portraits by Jenny Haas

View More: http://jennyhaas.pass.us/allieandnickFor a unique wedding send-off, I created a “just married” banner the groom  to carry. Guests also had individual “yay” flags to wave as the bride and groom raced back down the aisle after saying “i do”

Table assignments were listed on this unique seating chart on a letter folk letter board. It was probably one of my favorite details due to its obvious nod to the back-to-school season.

An alternative to wedding cake that complimented the taco bar menu? Churros! The bride + groom shared a small cake with their wedding party from Blush Arrow CakesView More: http://jennyhaas.pass.us/allieandnickMacramé table runners from Anthropologie, alongside his and her plants from Stump. View More: http://jennyhaas.pass.us/allieandnick

Conclusion

Above all, these two sweet souls wanted to put their value of a Christ-centered marriage above any other detail. Seeing this wedding featured in The Knot was amazing, however I am more thankful for the lifelong friendships formed with Allie and her vendors as a result.  Its why I love what I do!

This gorgeous Rockmill Brewery summer wedding made possible by:

Photographer: Jenny Haas Photography | Makeup: Blush Columbus | Venue: Rockmill Brewery | Wedding Planner / Stylist / Stationary: Auburn and Ivory Creative | Florist: State + Arrow Design Co. | Ribbon: The Lesser Bear| Brides Gown: BHLDN | Groom’s Suiting: J.Crew| Cake: Blush Arrow Cake | DJ + Ceremony Performers: The Wild Path | Catering: Two Caterers | Churro:- Charritos | Macrame: Red Van Collective | White Farm Tables: Auburn + Ivory

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Love + Light- a Styled photographer’s workshop at Jorgensen Farm’s Oak Grove

I was beyond thrilled when Ashley West and Allison Leonard approached me about styling their Love + Light  photographer’s workshop. These two women have a heart to share and teach their craft to their fellow photographers, and it was such a joy to see them caring for the creative community in Columbus in that way.  Check out their photos from this amazing day below…StyledShoot-132StyledShoot-28To showcase the two beautiful spaces at Oak Grove, we chose to split the shoot into two seperate looks. An elegant traditional  style was chosen for inside the white barn, the bride wore a satin gown from B.Loved Bridal, and we opted for a classic tuxedo for the groom. The tablescape reflected a more traditional style as well: featuring a linen table cloth accented by a gorgeous velvet table runner hand sewn and dyed by local fiber artist, The Lesser Bear.

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IMG_0892Drawing inspiration from sweet summer gardens, southern peach farms, and the wear and tear of natural elements- the color story for both shoot featured Copper and Verdigris (the greenish patina that aged copper developes.) Signage was made with copper sheeting and hand aged to achieve that perfect greenish hue.

IMG_1456IMG_1010The tablescape outdoors featured an unexpected color palette- combining peach and blush tones with yellows, copper, and sea glass. The Lesser Bear created beautiful taupe silk napkins and a shibori dyed table runner, as well as hand making the beeswax candles! The menu from Cheerup Press tied it all together, featuring a moth and a hand painted deckled edge. IMG_1389The bride’s stunning hair and makeup by Angie Warren Artistry and Sarah W. from the Bride BarIMG_1014Stunning peachy florals from Heather at Evergreen Flower Co. in Columbus, Ohio.IMG_0922-2One of my favorite details- the paper goods from Alaina at Cheerup Press. Alaina created two seperate paper suites using our copper and virdigris color palette. Printed on beautiful paper from Fabulous Fancy Pants, The more traditional invitation included a hawndrawn crest featuring a wax seal monogram in the center.

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There were so many incredible details to this shoot- please check out the all of the amazing participants below.  I cannot say enough amazing things about Ashley + Allison, who poured their time and efforts into such an amazing teaching opportunity.

PLANNING & STYLING |MEREDITH AT AUBURN & IVORY, WWW.AUBURNANDIVORYCREATIVE.COM

FLORIST | HEATHER AT EVERGREEN FLOWER CO. EVERGREENFLOWER.CO

INVITATIONS | ALAINA AT CHEER UP LETTERPRESS, WWW.CHEERUPPRESS.COM

EVENT RENTALS | AIDEN & GRACE, WWW.AIDENANDGRACE.COM

RIBBONS, LINENS AND RUNNERS | THE LESSER BEAR, WWW.THELESSERBEAR.COM

VENUE | OAK GROVE AT JORGENSEN, WWW.JORGENSEN-FARMS.COM

MENS SUITING | PURSUIT, WWW.PURSUITYOURSELF.COM

BRIDAL GOWNS |  B. LOVED BRIDAL, WWW.BLOVEDBRIDAL.COM

HAIR AND MAKEUP | THE BRIDE BAR, WWW.THEBRIDEBAR.COM

EVENT HOSTS |  ASHLEY WEST AND ALLISON LEONARD

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Waite for Us- Ben + Kara, a classic garden-inspired wedding at the Columbus Athenaeum

I can’t begin to express how much I loved working with Ben + Kara for their wedding day. Their love for each other is so sweet, deeply rooted, and evident in every part of their planning and throughout the event. Out of their love for their Alma Mater, Ohio State, the couple chose a palette of scarlet + grey, but accented it with pinks, peaches, and greens to create the perfect summer color scheme. Their Buckeye pride was sprinkled throughout the rest of the day as well- Carmen Ohio was played during the ceremony, and Kara + Ben were surprised with a visit from the OSU Alumni marching band as well! Here are just a few of my favorite details from such a wonderful day- all provided by their amazing photographer- Susie Marie Photography (be sure to check her out!)View More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usWe wanted to honor Ben’s request for an invitation that wasn’t overly girly. The result was this sweet and simple monogrammed invitation in black and white- with colorful envelopes to give it an extra pop, and a watercolor floral envelope liner- which you can see here.  The overall vibe of the suite was dubbed “Wes Anderson at a garden party” (and Ben and Kara were BOTH happy.)View More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usView More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-uspronoviasgowndetails.jpg

Kara selected her gown at B.Loved Bridal boutique- it was a fun and unexpected choice and absolutely drop dead gorgeous.groomaccessories.jpgbestsummerbouquet.jpg

the flowers from Madison House in Columbus were so rich and  textured- absolutely gorgeous. View More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usView More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usView More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usView More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usView More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usView More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-uscookietabledecor.jpg

an epic cookie table accented with Buckeyes (of course), gorgeous florals- and lightbox signs!View More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usView More: http://susiemariephotography.pass.us/waite-for-usthese two.OhioState.jpg

One of my favorite details of the event- pulling off a huge surprise with Kara’s parents with a performance from the OSU Alumni Marching Band.

Photographer- Susie Marie Photography | Makeup- Designs by Anne | Venue- The Columbus Athenaeum | Wedding Planner / Stylist / Stationary- Auburn and Ivory Creative | Florist- Madison House Designs | Brides Gown- Bridal Boutique: B.Loved Bridal, Designer: Pronovias | Groom’s Suiting- Combatant Gentleman | Cake- Alice’s Piece of Cake | DJ- Ryan Smith

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David + Jenna- Minimal Elegance in Cleveland

It doesn’t get more MFEO than David + Jenna. Two stylish people, with amazing hearts and a shared love of photography and the simpler things in life. Helping them style + produce their November wedding at The Red Space in Cleveland was a dream come true.   Featured on White Mag, here, and Brides.com, here. Read on to find out more about their amazing wedding and the incredible team of creatives that brought it together. David&Jenna-wedding-396David&Jenna-wedding-413David&Jenna-wedding-511David&Jenna-wedding-515David&Jenna-wedding-362The event featured breathtaking architectural florals from Columbus, Ohio based florist Evergreen Flower Co.  I loved how her whisps of ivy trailing from the ceiling created movement, and her use of oversized cement vessels with delicate white flowers and greenery seemed to anchor the space between heaven and earth. David&Jenna-wedding-555David&Jenna-wedding-572David&Jenna-wedding-491David&Jenna-wedding-589A minimal seating chart design made with laser-cut paper, softened by a strand of winding ivy

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David wrote a song for Jenna and performed it before they took their steps down the aisle. Their love for each other is so servant-hearted and sweet, this moment brought tears to my eyes. David&Jenna-wedding-931David&Jenna-wedding-1242David&Jenna-wedding-992

A beautiful wedding with an incredible vision, surrounded by joy, love and the sweetest things that matter in life. All photos courtesy the bride, and amazing photgrapher Marisa Albrecht.

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Photography Marisa Albrecht

Planning/Styling Auburn & Ivory Florals Evergreen Flower Co

Gown Bloved Bridal

Makeup Blushed by Victoria

Grooms Suit Pursuit

Grooms Tie The Tie Bar

Cinematography Alex Tan

Catering Barrio

Entertainment Columbus Event DJ

Grecian inspired wedding details at The Ohio Statehouse

This grecian styled shoot was inspired by the beautiful Greek architecture of the Ohio State House. Lauren Lee Photography, State & Arrow Design Co. and I loved creating wedding inspiration full of rich color, texture and romance. Brides planning a wedding at The Ohio Statehouse venue will love the ideas created by these talented vendors. Most notably, the beautiful floral designs by State and Arrow, such as the ceremony backdrop that mixes wildly romantic botanicals with whimsical draping fabrics.  We were thrilled to have this sunny, colorful and dreamy inspiration featured here on ruffled blog!

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Photography: Lauren Lee Photography
Event Design: Auburn & Ivory Creative
Floral Design: State & Arrow Design Co.
Venue: Ohio Statehouse
Wedding Dress: Aire Barcelona
Bridal Store: Trousseau Bridal
Jewelry: Bohindi
Ring: Kristin Coffin Jewelry, Inc.
Hair and Makeup: The Bride Bar
Wedding Cake: Creations by Ali B.
Rentals: Aiden and Grace
Ribbon and Textiles: A Ribbon’s Nest
Calligraphy: Erica Hammer Calligraphy

A Moody, bohemian Strongwater wedding you’ll love

Sasha + Corey

Sasha and Corey’s moody, bohemian Strongwater wedding will always remains one of my favorite projects.  Due to Sasha’s daring and incredible taste, and not to mention remarkable beauty, it was an honor to style her wedding. The bride described her desired wedding aesthetic as “Salem in the Spring”  as a result of it being held during Halloween weekend.  Read on to see how we made this moody, bohemian Strongwater wedding vision come to life.sashacorey-262-2sashacorey-441sashacorey-554sashacorey-934

How killer is this crocheted dress? The fringe was exquisite.

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Crafted by the talented Kirsten of Bear Roots Floral, Sasha’s bouquet and floral crown (complete with bird skull) were a bohemian wedding dream. Furthermore, the naturally dyed silk ribbon made another perfect accent for her moody floral designs. 

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sashacorey-2088 Probably one of my favorite details was the watercolor lunar calendar I created for the seating chart. Guest’s names were written in calligraphy on individual phases of the moon. Likewise, I made dip-dyed table numbers to coordinate with the phases of the moon.sashacorey-1976

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moody bohemian Strongwater weddingThis stunning macramé served as a Photo Booth backdrop for guest’s to use at the reception.bohemian wedding doughnut ideas

Some people have doughnut walls with long johns. In contrast, feminist brides have doughnut walls with long joans. 

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Finally, the Columbus wedding vendors that made this moody, bohemian wedding happen:

Photography: Addison Jones Photography | decor + styling: Auburn + Ivory |Florals: Bear Roots Floral |hand-dyed silk ribbon The Lesser Bear  | Bride’s Gown Rue De Seine | Manicure Art Charlotte Lucas | Venue Strongwater | videography Rachel Joy Barehl   |Rug Rentals: Addison Jones

Featured on Junebug Weddings and named Junbug editor’s Wedding of the Year