Melissa and Brendan Port Orchard Garden Wedding - 6/25/2011

The Details

Photographer: f7 photography

Ceremony Location: Ladley View Park, Port Orchard

Reception Location: Ladley View Park, Port Orchard

Dress Designer and Bridal Salon: Benitas, Silverdale

Tux/Suit: Benitas, Silverdale

Hair Stylist: Denise Bryant

Makeup Artist: MAC makeup-Lindsey

Florist: Flowers by Joseph

Rings: Jared Jewelers

Invitations: Our neighbor Deb(calligraphy)/Staples

Cake: Jenn Fitchitt, Shelton

Caterer: Essence of Thyme, Port Orchard

Entertainment: DJ Fayd

Officiant: Pat Love

Honeymoon: Cabo, RIU Palace

Melissa and Brendan were married on June 25, 2011 at a wonderful location in Port Orchard called Ladley's View Park. They don't do as many weddings anymore, but after the super fun event that Melissa and Brendan had, they are thinking of hosting more weddings again. The venue has a beautiful outdoor garden setting with arbors and arches with a view of Puget Sound and Seattle as your backdrop to the ceremony.

Melissa and Brendan chose to stay traditional and not see each other until the moment they got married. That means that we had to coordinate keeping the two lovebirds apart until that moment. So Jeff hung out with the guys and took them around downtown Port Orchard for pictures while us girls got ready in a hotel, then hung out to take pictures at Ladleys. After the ceremony we ran around a bit with the wedding party and then the reception was quite the party. The bride even did a keg stand, yes a keg stand!

We had a really fun time at their wedding and hope you enjoy seeing some of our favorite moments from their day...

You can see the pink running through all of their details, especially the super hot shoes that Melissa wore!

Getting ready was also quite the party for us girls. Imagine over 10 girls, hair and make-up folks and two of the cutest little newborns all hanging out together to get ready.

Melissa was so beautiful and Brendan looked great too! :-) We did all of their couple pictures after the ceremony since they kept things traditional.

They really were a fun group of friends and family. Those are definitely piggy back rides!

Melissa and Brendan's ceremony was filled with lots of emotion and love. There were lots of happy tears!

This was definitely one of our wilder parties that we were at. I never thought I would witness a bride doing a keg stand, but check out the picture! So much fun was had!! :-)

We hope you enjoyed Melissa and Brendan's wedding, please let us know what you think.



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