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The Gorgeousness That Was

Leaning toward contemporary design, I’ve always loved the Skyline Room at the Walker Art Center (in fact, The Style Laboratory did the very first wedding reception in that room).

When discussing the design of the wedding reception with Jeanine and Curt, we focused on how to “marry” the contemporary space with a nod to a Great Gatsby feel.  At the center of the vision was Jeanine’s stunning black wedding gown.

jeanine and curt wedding gown

Cadence and Eli (what talented and passionate photographers) captured the images so beautifully!

jeanine and curt bouquet

Floral was designed and meticulously executed by Bastian*Skoog.  They integrated the black lace seamlessly with the very romantic florals and…

…the amazing custom bunting installation that served as a backdrop of the ceremony and later the band.

jeanine and curt wedding bunting

Break dancers did double duty as they provided some entertainment as guests awaited the start of the ceremony, as well as escorting the bride down the aisle.

jeanine and curt wedding break dancers

Following the ceremony, guests were greeted by Cigarette Girls.

jeanine and curt cigarette girls

D’Amico Catering provided some yummy food (required, as the groom has been in the restaurant industry for most of his adult life) and Cocoa & Fig put together a breathtaking dessert table.  Pretty signage by MaeMae Paperie and rentals from Wallflower Event Rental.

jeanine and curt wedding slider station

jeanine and curt dessert table

jeanine and curt skyline

And the happy couple….

jeanine and curt sunset