Ty & Caitlin's Wedding - Before, During & After
I am practicing sewing lace panels togther for tablecloths at the cocktail hour of Ty & Caitlin's wedding - 10 Jan 2016
Seam is fairy invisible when on top of a white tablecloth.
Bunting in progress for the welcoe dinner - 16 Jan
Lots of colorful napkins for the wedding and for us! - 24 Jan
Our IKEA purchases - all the lace in the place and a bunch of lanterns!
We take over the office conference room one night to create a tablecloth pattern - 1 Feb 2016
Coozies for the welcome dinner have arrived! Super cute!! - 21 Feb
I also make a ring bearer pillow for Archer to carry, usong a vintage brooch from ebay and the same lace as the tablecloths
We attend a cute wedding show for Ty and Caitlin and these adorable cookies are there. - 5 Mar
How cutely decorated is this room!?
Ty and Caitlin play a game - like Mr & Mrs. They do really well. Cleared for marriage!
I prepare the kitchen to make peanut brittle - a treat for the welcome bags - 25 Mar
First batch is a success!! I guess watching Mark make this stuff so many times has paid off!
A few days before the wedding and I start the mass baking of cheese biscuits. Luckily Carol Tipper is around to help! = 30 Mar
Ty's stag do in Savannah - 30 Mar
We arrive at the Whitman where we will stay for the wdding weekend. This is my dream kitchen!! - 31 Mar
Hallway of the beautiful Whitman
One of the two lounges in the house
The front lounge of the house. Such a pretty and comfortable room!
Sorting the signs for the wedding
The tent all decorated for the welcome dinner. So pleased with how it's turned out! - 1 Apr
The outside bar and table for the crawfish
Another view of it, just because
Steve (who owns the house), Wade and one of the catering staff. Getting ready for the party.
Archer (Caitlin's nephew), the ring-bearer. (Or at least the bearer of the pillow)
The inside bar - ready!
Family and freinds enjoying the sausage and crawfish starters
Everyone seems to be having fun. I know I was!
Ty and Caitlin mingle
Caitlin & Ty
The wet weather hasn't put a damper on the evening!
Mom, Rich, Dianne and Carol enjoying dinner in the lounge
Caitlin's mom Teresa on the right and other family members whose names I have unfortunately forgotten.
Post dinner relaxing
Nick and Matt quite late in the evenng, moments before Matt falls asleep.
Wedding day and we all relax at Caitlin's house and the bridesmaids have their hair and makeup done. Jess looking lovely - 2 Apr
All the groomsmen and ushers at the Whitman, before the ceremony.
A close-up. Love these flowers!
At Bethesda Academy, the bouquets arrive looking gorgeous
The marquee for the reception begins to take shape
At Bethesda Academy, where the wedding and reception are held.
A great picture of Ty and Caitlin right after the ceremony
Nick and I before the wedding
Jess and Adam looking beautiful post ceremony.
Me and Miranda at the wedding cocktail hour
Me, Miranda and Matt
Nick and I at the dinner
Great snap of Caitlin and the boys
Ty says his thank-yous while his beautiful wife looks on.
Blurry but still beautiful.
Ty and I have a dance. I mostly don't cry.
It's easier if I don't actually look at him.
Last pic of this
The Mattler side of the family
Sunday morning brunch after an amazing night before. - 3 Apr
Mattlers, Picardos, Burrs and Tharps (and a couple others)
Teresa relaxes in the sun with family
Sunday afternoon and everyone has left except the Smiths and Greens. We soak up some sun in the courtyard. What a beautiful day!
As the sun sets we go for a ghost walk
Listening to the tour guide
I love this antique vanity in the master bathroom at the Whitman.
Inside the vanity there is this beautiful woodwork.
Post wedding there are a few sneak peaks at the photos. I particularly love this one.
Another beautiful photo from Ariel