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A Rustic Beach Wedding by Calima Portraits

Wow, what a week of LOVE it was! Of course we all celebrated V-day Tuesday, our own wedding video was featured on SMP Destination on Wednesday,  and then my hubby’s birthday was yesterday so we enjoyed a nice dinner out together. We leave tonight to head to the city we call home (Atlanta) for a week where we’ll continue celebrating his birthday and my nephew’s 1st birthday, and also help my little sister package up her Save the Date magnets and bachelorette invites for her October 2012 wedding. Sounds like we’re in for another great week ahead!

But before we move into the weekend, I’m excited to share Heidi and Aaron’s intimate and rustic beach wedding! They married last August in Port Orchard, Washington off the beautiful Puget Sound. I honestly never thought of tying in a rustic theme with the beach- but it’s an absolutely brilliant idea! Top it off with the bride’s boots, an always fun photo booth, a rope swing, and s’mores over a campfire and you have yourself one sweet affair! Not to mention, I’m loving the bride’s sash and those adorable bridesmaids dresses.

Catherine Abegg from CALIMA Portraits holds the talent behind these perfect images from their day. Aren’t we so lucky she thought to share them with us?? Enjoy everyone…

The Creative Team Behind the Scenes: Caterer:  Christie’s Catering | Floral Designer:  Contemporary Floral | Dress Store:  Jenny Lee Bridal | Tuxedo and Mens Attire:  Ralph Lauren | Bridesmaid Dresses:  Anthropologie | Photo Booth Equipment:  321 Foto | Event Venue:  The Edgewater House | Wedding was submitted via Two Bright Lights!

3 Comments on "A Rustic Beach Wedding by Calima Portraits"



Catherine Abegg says:
February 17, 2012 at 1:17pm

Thank you so much for featuring this!!! I love your blog, and am happy to be here! I also meant to tell you before, that this wedding was very special to me because Heidi was a childhood friend of mine, but we hadn’t actually kept in contact over the years, and she just happened to stumble upon my work when she was searching for wedding photographers. Serendipity! Anyway, now it’s even more special to all of us… thanks to you. xoxo.

Sarah {A Paper Proposal} says:
February 27, 2012 at 3:52pm

Love the bridesmaids dresses!

Congrats on the beautiful SMP Destination feature!

Jenna @ Little Bit Heart says:
February 29, 2012 at 9:43pm

Love all the yellow! These pictures are gorgeous. That s’more bar is amazing by the way :)

So glad you had an awesome Valentine’s week- the SMP feature was fantastic, you guys are too cute!



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