A girl born and raised near the mossy trees and cypress knees of South Louisiana, Ashley knew in every ounce of her being that her heart desired the most traditional Southern Catholic wedding with hints of all things reminding her of her sweet childhood and heritage. Both food lovers and raised near the bayous of South Louisiana, these sweet Southern elements came easily. I love the soft tones, mossy grey hues, and natural light that filled Ashley and Matt’s day.
Ashley gifted her parents sentimental tokens of her appreciation on the morning of her wedding day, and for her mother, that meant Love You Forever by Robert Munsch. I’d like to imagine this book holds sentimental value for a few of us. I don’t think I’ll ever forget my own personal memories of the countless times my granny read it to me as a child…
Her wedding party was small and her colors were classic–all making for a timeless compilation of color and emotion to encompass the day.
Ashley and Matt did not opt for a first look, however, her dad hadn’t seen her dress or any elements of the day, so she had a very special moment with him.
Ashley and Matt had a traditional Catholic Mass, followed by a traditional South Louisiana reception. If you know anything about South Louisiana weddings, you know this means the dance floor wasn’t empty. (;
Both Ashley and Matt’s mothers were not shy of a good time, and our cameras were thankful.
Ashley and Matt, thank you for choosing us to be a part of your day. I hope for you nothing less than a lifetime of love, cherished moments, and happiness.