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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Natasha and James
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Natasha and James

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Weva Photography
Houstonian Natasha Dara met En­glish­­man James Langridge overseas in 2010. The couple fell in love, and after four-and-a-half years of courtship exchanged vows in a dream wedding on …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Katherine and Doug
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Katherine and Doug

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Chris Bailey Photography
Katherine Mizell and Doug Jackson met through mutual friends while he attended Louisiana State University and she attended the University of Texas. They reconnected 12 years later …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Stephy and Bryan
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Stephy and Bryan

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Shyann Rash with Shy Laurel Photography
Stephy Leung and Brian Merck met their junior year of high school at a Katy versus Cinco Ranch high school football game. Stephy …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Sylvia and Zachary
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Sylvia and Zachary

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Misty Dameron Photography
Sylvia Bernier of Katy and Zachary Seaton of Bakersfield, California met as university students. During their very first date, they discovered that they were a perfect pair!
Sylvia …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Kayla and Tim
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Kayla and Tim

A damsel in distress and a chivalrous Texas A&M University Corpsman met by chance at Spence Park in College Station. Little did they know this encounter would become a prelude to matrimony, complete with a romantic spring proposal under the Century Tree!

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Amanda and Robert
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Amanda and Robert

Text by Melanie Saxton   Photos by Peary Photography
They both grew up in The Wood­lands and attended Mont­gomery High School. But it wasn’t until after graduation that Amanda Winski and Robert Neigh­bors connected, romanced and finally …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Alyssa and Garrett
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br>Alyssa and Garrett

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Caffrey’s Photography
Few married couples can claim they met in junior high school, but Katy residents Alyssa Dowdle and Garrett Glover have those bragging rights. The couple can take that …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Chelsey and Christian
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br>Chelsey and Christian

They met and fell in love on a cruise, and years later became engaged on a cruise. True to a theme of “romance on the water,” Chelsey Hill and Christian Bradshaw exchanged vows at Paradise Cove at Lake Grapevine on Oct. 8, 2016.

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Truly & Patrick
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br>Truly & Patrick

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Donatella Barbera and Damiano Salvadori
The Tuscan countryside became a perfect wedding destination for Truly Moore and Patrick Kane, who had already shared international adventures throughout their courtship and engagement.
Truly …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan

Text by Melanie Saxton  |  Photos by Alexander Cross Photography
Victoria “Tori” Bales and Logan Boatner began dating at Atascocita High in and continued while earning their degrees at Sam Houston State University without ever breaking …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kelli & Jordan MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kelli & Jordan

Text by Melanie Saxton  |  Wedding photos by  Luis JD Swiger, John David Photography
| Engagement photos by Colin and Christina Dismuke
Kelli Fyke and Jordan Fox met while playing intramural flag football through a Bible study class …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Ashley Gillen Photography
She’s a native Texan. He’s from Panama. A chance meeting at the office sparked a romance that led them down the aisle into “happily ever after.”
Kendall Harvey …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Melissa & Ben MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Melissa & Ben

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by A Sea of Love Photography
Melissa Murphy grew up in Fort Bend, and Benjamin Livingston grew up in Midland. They met when a fortuitous turn of events landed them both …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Jennifer & James MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Jennifer & James

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Casey Chateauvert of Endless Exposures
From the moment they met, Jennifer Martin and James Gibb just “clicked.” Her passion is art, his are cooking and gardening, so it was no …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Haley & Taylor MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Haley & Taylor

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Jackie Ray Photography
High school sweethearts Haley Houston and Taylor Odlozil knew that one day they’d be married. They couldn’t have realized it then, but their journey would include a …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Rachel & Roshan MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Rachel & Roshan

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Kelli Durham
Seven years after meeting in graduate school, Rachel Callahan and Roshan Gummattira finally began dating. Eventually their long-distance relationship led to two lovely wedding ceremonies, each with a …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Nicole & Jan-Oliver MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Nicole & Jan-Oliver

Nicole Brende and Jan-Oliver Schmidt are living proof that blind dates really do work. They were introduced by mutual friends during a “chaperoned” dinner at UP restaurant in Highland Village and have been together ever …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kelly & Larry Foyt MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kelly & Larry Foyt

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Chris Bailey Photography
Love in the fast lane! Native Houstonians Kelly Curran and Larry Foyt met in 2012 at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. It sparked a long …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kimberli & Sam MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kimberli & Sam

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by DC Stanley Photography
Kimberli Eve Bowman and Samuel Jack Bishop’s union proves that true love can sneak up on a couple when they least expect it! The Katy couple were …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Meghan & Scot
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Meghan & Scot

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Philip Thomas Photography
Thanks to mutual friends, Meghan Elizabeth Hammonds and Scot Everett Gibson met for the first time at Meghan’s 10th year high school reunion. Lightning struck, and they …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Meghan & Scott
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Meghan & Scott

Text by Melanie Saxton / Photos by Morgan Lynn Photography
Score one point in the international romance department for University of Georgia sport scholarships. Meghan Gibbons — a young woman born and raised in The Woodlands …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Judy & Steve
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Judy & Steve

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Donna Salter, The Portrait Company
It’s not every phone call from a Lexus dealership that leads to marriage. But that’s precisely what set the “wheels in motion” for Judy Larson and …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Chloe & Cody
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Chloe & Cody

Chloe Potter and Cody Duffy grew up 30 minutes from each other, but didn’t meet until a mutual friend introduced them at Texas A&M University.

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Fionna & Dakota
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Fionna & Dakota

Text by Melanie Saxton  Photos by Ryan Bumgarner Photography
They both grew up in Houston, went to the same Presbyterian church camps and swam competitively for club swim teams that regularly raced each other. It seems …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Devin & Shaylor
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Devin & Shaylor

Devin Beach remembers praying every day in high school for her future husband. She didn’t know it at the time, but he was sitting in the youth group just a few chairs away! Shaylor Tillman …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Jessi & Zach
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br>Jessi & Zach</br>

Text by Melanie Saxton
Photos by Caleb Fleming of Big Box Photography
Eight years ago, two teenage athletes met and fell head-over-heels in love. Jessica “Jessi” Lauren Ortiz and Michael Zachary “Zach” Toth both attended Mayde Creek …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Allison & Clark
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br>Allison & Clark</br>

Text by Melanie Saxton
Photos by Katie Lamb Photography
Allison Heather and Clark Needham met quite by chance one year out of college. She loves champagne, chandeliers and dinner parties, while he favors boots, beer and breakfast …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Nicole & Jadeon
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Nicole & Jadeon

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Debbie Lourens Photography and ST Photography Cape Town
Imagine the logistics of planning a wedding overseas! That’s precisely the challenge faced by Nicole Mora of Katy and Jadeon du Toit of …