When Leanne and John of Asheville, North Carolina met they each recognized their twin flame in the other. They began dating at Halloween and were engaged before the following Christmas.
Leanne is a native California girl so they chose Giracci Vineyards and Farms of Silverado, CA as the venue for their destination wedding. Joanne Tutweiler of Queen Tut Events planned the intimate wedding that was officiated by Reverend Connie Jones-Steward.
The summer solstice themed ceremony took place amid the vineyards magnificent Oak trees and included a blessing from the four directions, a wine sharing, handfasting and jumping the broom.
- Venue: Giracci Vineyards and Farms
- Planner: Queen Tut Events
- Officiant Rev. Connie Jones-Steward
Surrounded by the early springtime greenery of Orcutt Ranch Horticulture Center, Pat and Jody exchanged vows in a gorgeous garden ceremony. Frank Martin of Luxury Events For Less designed an affair that was both casual and elegant, combining the garden’s exceptional greenery with the couples soft color palette of mint, cream and purple. Luna Bella Photography did an outstanding job of photographing the affair, creating photos that had an almost 3D quality
Jody wore a gown in a lovely soft shade of green, one of The Knot’s hot color picks for this years wedding season.
Pat and Jody waited 14 years to marry because they wouldn’t settle for a commitment ceremony or domestic partnership. Their ceremony included a handfasting after the ring exchange and jumping the broom as part of the pronouncement of marriage.
- Venue: Orcutt Ranch Horticulture Center
- Wedding Planner: Luxury Events For Less
- Wedding Photographer: Luna Bella Photography
- Wedding Officiant: Rev. Connie Jones-Steward