When your family and friends travel from all over the globe to celebrate with you it’s something very, very special. When I asked Emily and Erik what they were most looking forward to on their wedding day they said being surrounded by and celebrating with their family and friends. Every detail of this day was planned out with love and affection for not just the bride and groom but everyone in attendance. You could feel the joy fill the little chapel in Sconset and the energy and excitement was apparent in each toast and of course on the dance floor! Emily and Erik, we hope all your days are filled with the same joy and love and that your travels always bring you back to Nantucket! Cheers! or shall we say Cin Cin!!!!

 

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I have been looking forward to Lauren and Cory’s Nantucket wedding for months! I was able to meet them about a year ago at Lauren’s family home in Maine for an engagement session with their super star dog Fletcher. Having a Maine-Nantucket connection with these two and their families I just KNEW this was going to be a great group and an unforgettable event.

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Alexis and Chris will be celebrating their one year anniversary in just over a week! How time flies! Their Nantucket wedding is featured on Wellwed magazines website and I couldn’t be more excited for the two of them. They were honestly two of the nicest people I have had the pleasure to work with AND really know how to create a special wedding weekend. Kicked off with a lobster clam bake, pool time with their family & friends, intimate ceremony on the cliff and even a boat ride to brunch the morning after the wedding! A weekend I am sure they and their guests will never forget.

Here is a quick look at their online feature and you can read their whole story by visiting the Wellwed  website HERE!

 

 

 

 

Erin and Doug know how to do a Nantucket wedding! Every little detail to their day was quintessential Nantucket. The vintage car, Nantucket basket cake, Vineyard Vines ties, Whale belts, Brant Point portraits and all the hydrangeas! It just goes on and on!

Post ceremony the happy couple hit the beach with their wedding party for some casual portraits. The bright blue sky was the perfect backdrop to their preppy pink and navy colors! Erin and Doug strolled Main Street with me for a few more photos before heading to the White Elephant for their cocktails and reception. Their guests cheered as they walked onto the ocean side lawn and the true celebration began.

Just before the sun set for the night we took advantage of the docks in front of the White Elephant for a few quick photos. I had never seen the harbor so calm… it was breathtaking! Once seated on the deck for the reception the spirited toasts took center stage. Everyone was laughing and enjoying the touching toasts that family and friends put together for the happy couple.

The celebration then continued on the dance floor with some major dancing…. but who knew the stars of the dance floor would be those quiet ring bearers!

Best wishes to Erin and Doug! With family and friends like yours I am certain your life together will always be one to celebrate.

Wedding Planner: ACKtivities

Flowers: Flowers on Chestnut

Antique Automobile: Highland Drivers

Band: Sultans of Swing

Cakes: Jodi’s Cakes

Reception: The White Elephant

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This fun filled spring Nantucket wedding is in need of a two day post! I couldn’t narrow down all the amazing details and fun portraits for just one post, so for today we will start with Erin and Doug’s rehearsal dinner, getting ready and their ceremony. Next post we can dive into the reception fun, and there is TONS of fun!

Erin and Doug kicked off their wedding weekend with an intimate dinner at one of their favorite downtown restaurants, The Boarding House. There was so much excitement as guests arrived fresh off the boat to hugs and cheers! Doug and Erin have an amazing spirit to them and were hilarious to work with, comes with the territory I guess as Doug is a comedian by trade.

The next day I met Erin, her parents and bridesmaids as they gathered to get Erin ready for the big day. Smiles and laughter filled the room but you could feel the nervous excitement as the vintage car rolled up the tiny side street to take Erin and her father to St. Mary’s church. Erin looked amazing as her bridesmaids pinned her veil in place just before she joined arms with her father to walk down the aisle. Their ceremony was just like the rest of their weekend … filled with smiles, laughter, family and friends! I just adored working with these two and can’t wait to bring you the rest of their big day…. stay tuned!

Rehearsal Dinner: The Boarding House

Wedding Planner: ACKtivities

Flowers: Flowers on Chestnut

Church: St. Mary’s

Antique Automobile: Highland Drivers

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