stone manor b&b | virginia wedding photographer | keri + patrick

While on opposing trivia teams, Keri and Patrick met at the Ottobar, a neighborhood bar not far from where they used to live. Witty banter eventually turned into serious conversation as they spent more and more time together before, after and outside of trivia happy hours…

Patrick knew how much Keri’s close college friends meant to her, so he knew he wanted to involve them in his proposal. The rest of their sweet love story is summarized here, from our time during their Wyman Park engagement session!

The intimate and cozy Stone Manor B&B was absolutely perfect for a meaningful, relaxing way to celebrate with the people they love! I wish more couples would indulge in the luxury of a weekend getaway wedding (or maybe I just wish we had for our wedding!). 🙂

virginia-wedding-photographer_0003

virginia-wedding-photographer_0005

virginia-wedding-photographer_0006

virginia-wedding-photographer_0001

virginia-wedding-photographer_0004

This moment where Keri’s mom helped button up the back of her dress may be one of my absolute favorite; Pride. Love. Joy. Excitement… as a mom myself, I’m no stranger to the emotion-filled ride that is motherhood!

virginia-wedding-photographer_0002

 

virginia-wedding-photographer_0007

virginia-wedding-photographer_0009

virginia-wedding-photographer_0008

I can’t get over how stunning Keri looked and how perfectly her lace illusion back Allure Bridals dress complimented the romantic, garden aesthetic of the manor’s grounds! I love that she left her curly hair untouched, other than a headband. Isn’t she absolutely breathtaking?!

virginia-wedding-photographer_0010

virginia-wedding-photographer_0011

virginia-garden-wedding_0040

As Keri and the girls were getting ready (in the largest bridal suite I’ve ever seen!), Patrick and his brother used the opportunity to make some final adjustments to his coral polka dotted pocket square and tie. #coraleverythingplease

virginia-wedding-photographer_0013

virginia-wedding-photographer_0012

virginia-wedding-photographer_0014

Their first look was one of the most unique first looks I’ve ever captured… peeking out among a set of juliet balconies inside the manor!

 

virginia-wedding-photographer_0016

virginia-garden-wedding_0019

virginia-wedding-photographer_0020

Keri’s dad, a retired minister, performed the ceremony and her brother walked her down the aisle… cue the happy tears!

virginia-wedding-photographer_0021

virginia-wedding-photographer_0022

virginia-wedding-photographer_0023

virginia-garden-wedding_0024

virginia-wedding-photographer_0025

 

virginia-wedding-photographer_0030

 

virginia-wedding-ceremony_0027

virginia-wedding-ceremony_0034

virginia-wedding-ceremony_0035

virginia-wedding-ceremony_0036

 

virginia-garden-wedding_0043

virginia-garden-wedding_0044

virginia-garden-wedding_0046

virginia-garden-wedding_0042

virginia-garden-wedding_0041

virginia-wedding-photographer_0038

virginia-stone-manor-wedding_0045

virginia-wedding-photographer_0050

virginia-wedding-photographer_0053

virginia-wedding-photographer_0052

virginia-wedding-photographer_0051

virginia-wedding-dessert-table_0047

virginia-wedding-photographer_0054

virginia-wedding-photographer_0055

virginia-wedding-photographer_0056

virginia-wedding-photographer_0057

virginia-wedding-photographer_0058

I was definitely drooling as I was photographing the cookie dessert table… not only were they delicious, but an extremely popular Pittsburgh tradition! Who knew!?!

virginia-wedding-dessert-table_0048

virginia-wedding-dessert-table_0049

virginia-wedding-photographer_0059

virginia-wedding-photographer_0060

I couldn’t get over the dancers they had in their presence!

virginia-wedding-photographer_0061

virginia-stone-manor-wedding_0062

We were so honored to capture each and every moment of your day and wish you nothing but the best as you continue to learn and discover more trivia facts about each other with each passing happy celebration. 😉

Cheers!
xoxo,
N

Here’s a huge thank you to the fabulous vendors that worked together to bring their vision to life!

shoes: Miz Mooz

flowers: Costco

Planner / Day of Coordinator: Megan Gass, family friend

DJ: Shew-sical Entertainment

Caterer: Grandale Farms

Dress: Allure Bridals

Groom’s attire: Generation Tux

Invitations: Zazzle

Cakes: Hamilton Bakery

 

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

7 Comments

Filed under wedding

7 responses to “stone manor b&b | virginia wedding photographer | keri + patrick

  1. Allison

    These are stunning! So glad to have so many reminders of that day. Love you both!

    Like

  2. Love the details! Beautiful bride 🙂

    Like

  3. Jackleen

    Love the first look, detail shots, and gorgeous venue!

    Like

  4. Such a great job capturing the joy and fun that this wedding had…. and I bet that dessert table was difficult to avoid.

    Like

    • Naomi

      Ohh thank you!! It really was – the bride kept telling us to take some cookies/treats home with us! She didn’t have to twist my arm that much… 😉

      Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s