Tuesday, March 8, 2011

{real wedding} elizabeth + david

if your unable to hit the french quarter today and celebrate mardi gras , this wedding might be able to curb your new orleans appetite. captured by ashley and philip of {13:13 Photography} the new yorkers elizabeth and david headed down to the big easy for a destination wedding complete with 500 guests.  
you gotta love the muted bridesmaid's j. crew dresses
one of the bridesmaids helps elizabeth with her garter belt that was handed down by her mother and sister...
the monochromatic bouquet smelled lovely with the addition of mint leaves...
a chalkboard background, feather boas and mardi gras masks makes for great accessories for the wedding faux-to booth.
Flowers {Meade Wenzel}| Band {Rockin Dopsie} Church {First Presbyterian Church of New Orleans}
 Ceremony Music String Quartet {Fine Arts Ensemble} Reception Venue {The New Orleans Board of Trade} Rehearsal Dinner Venue {Latrobe's} Caterer {Pigeon Caterers} Cake {Royal Cakery}
 Invitations {Scriptura} Bridesmaid’s dresses {J. Crew} 
 Bride's shoes {Jimmy Choo} |Bride’s dress {Monique Lhuillier}

to see more of this wedding visit ashley + philip's blog {here}

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28 comments:

  1. What a fun photobooth! Love the brides dress, she looks gorgeous! :)

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  2. The photography is amazing but I'm in love with every detail, specially the flowers!!

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  3. I agree that the super-subtle color of the bridesmaids' dresses is so lovely. And the bodice of the Monique Lhuillier bridal gown is fabulous!

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  4. Absolutely love the color of the bridesmaid's dresses, the perfect shades of sand and sage. Beautiful!

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  5. Gorgeous pictures and wedding! I love the photobooth!

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  6. Gorgeous!! Love the bridesmaids dresses and the bouquet.

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  7. Beautiful bouquet and I love her dress!

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  8. They guests looked like they had a grand ole time! I love her bouquet. It must have smelled so good! Her dress is BANANAS!

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  9. Everyone needs a little taste of NOLA today - thanks for sharing!

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  10. Lovely! The bride is beautiful, and I love the palette of the bridesmaids dresses. I bet her bouquet DID smell good - bonus!

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  11. WOW! their smilebooth is too cute...and HELLO BABY! you lost me a few on that adorable baby shot! the whole wedding is stunning!

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  12. That wedding party is enormous! I love the coordinated looks - with that many bridesmaids and groomsmen it looks so perfect!

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  13. What a beautiful wedding. And the location is great, too. New Orleans (especially if you leave Bourbon St) is a really amazing place; they definitely had tons of fun.

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  14. Great detail shots, it is a little odd wedding dress but it looks great on her!

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  15. wow! first of all, i LOVE the photography! second, i love all the architecture! and third, those thought bubbles are awesome!

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  16. Woah holy huge bridal party!!! What a beautiful place for a wedding... love New Orleans. The detail on the top of the brides dress is beautiful!!

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  17. Love the soft hues of the bridesmaids dresses!

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  18. What a stunning gown! I also second Kate's first response-that's a lotta attendants!

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  19. ummm...i LOVE the bridesmaid dresses...beautiful color palette.

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  20. So pretty! I love the baby holding the phone, too adorable!

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  21. must. close. gaping. mouth. this wedding is so, so lovely. the photographer really did an amazing job capturing the details and little moments!

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  22. Loving this wedding. So perfectly New Orleans.

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  23. 500 guests? For a destination wedding? Holy moly that's an enormous wedding! It looks like they had fabulous time in the French Quarter! Love her dress, and the bridesmaids dress too ~ such pretty, pretty colors. And her flower and that photo booth ~ fabulous! Amazing pictures ;-)

    xoxo
    kristi

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  24. LOVE this wedding!! I love the photography, her dress, the bridesmaid dresses, the photobooth!! Love it all!!! Happy WW!!!!

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  25. So lovely! I especially like the colours of her bridesmaids' dresses!

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