To The Nines

*deep breath*

My good friend, Ivan, whom I’ve known for almost 20 years tied the knot to the love of his life this Labor Day.

Their wedding was decked out to the nines with details at every turn, DIY crafty delight and raw emotion.

Both Irene and Ivan looked marvelous, as expected, but the most attractive “accessory” they wore were the giant smiles on their faces!

Radiant

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[Note:  I was a guest at Ivan and Irene’s wedding and not the wedding photographer.  These are my images, taken as a guest.]

Sweet

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Joyful

In all my years of knowing Ivan, I have never seen him smile like that before.  It makes me so happy to see and brings tears to my eyes!

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Dreamy

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Embellished

…with details.

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My message was:  laugh everyday.

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Enjoy a mint julep…

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…and “leaf” a fingerprint.

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Chic

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Glowing

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Romantic

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ivan &irene,

may your days be filled with tender kisses, open hearts and kind eyes.  i love you both!

xo,

annie

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2 Comments

  1. We love them! Fantastic, Annie!

  2. As always Annie, beautiful images. I always enjoy your blog, and this entry begs the question (for a DPS article); How do we, the aficionado or professional photographer act when we attend an event, such as a wedding? I want to be the grateful and graceful guest and get great pix. How can I do both during the ceremony? I always try to stay out of the official photographer’s frame, and not distract my fellow guests, but what else might be appropriate? Thanks so much!