It’s always so heartwarming to experience the closeness of a family. Jen and Jake were married on the property owned by Jen’s family on Folly Beach… and it was such a symbolic and perfect location! Jen and Jake decided to have a ‘first look,’ where the bride and groom see each other for the first time a little before the wedding. After the joyful tears were washed away came the Folly Beach ceremony. With nine people in the wedding party altogether, this was no small feat – and still, the ceremony went off without a hitch! With vibrant colors and an intimate atmosphere, their wedding and reception were full of joy. The decorations, beautiful tropical plants, filled the outdoor tent where they held their Folly Beach reception. (For those of you who enjoy walking around downtown and admire all the pretty flower boxes on the historic homes, you’ve very likely seen Jen’s work. She is amazingly talented!) There was lots of dancing; no one was left out- even the young ring-bearer swung his girl around. A performance by Jake’s band – which included his new father-in-law!- helped make this an intimate and special occasion. A slideshow of pictures and emotion-fuelled toasts followed the cake cutting, thoroughly celebrating the love of these special people. The happy couple were escorted away by rows of sparklers.
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