Virginia wedding

Real Wedding Wednesday: Alex and JC

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On a private family estate in Plainview, Virginia, Alex and JC had the cutest quaint wedding that I am so excited to share with you this week!

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They set the stage with rustic stationary. I am obsessed with their wooden Save the Dates!

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Alex got ready inside with her family and styled her hair in the most exquisite up-do!

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After a first look with her father, where he presented her with this sweet handkerchief (cue the waterworks), it was time to walk down the aisle.

Ceremony-12  The ceremony began with the most adorable flower girls walking barefoot, hand in hand.

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Followed by an equally adorable ring bearer who looks to be taking his job very seriously, lol.

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Then, the wedding march played and down walked Alex and her father. The look on her face is one of pure happiness and anticipation. 

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Under this epic tree, they said their vows. I cannot get over the beauty of this scene. The benches were filled with family, the aisle lined in petals and the giant tree was complete with a chandelier…perfection.

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With a kiss, they sealed their love!

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The day continued with joy-filled couples portraits. I love that they chose such a soft setting and complimented it with neutral florals so that the couple really stood out.

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To me, this moment looks truly blissful. Nothing quite like walking hand in hand down an old dirt road with the love of your life.

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Also, lets just take another moment to appreciate Alex’s stunning hair-do! She was truly glowing!

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The outdoor reception took place under a large tent. The dance floor was surrounded with farmhouse tables for dining and beautiful details.

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This table displayed a photo of a lost loved one. Such a great way to remember someone you wish were there.

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They also had a biscuits and jelly station! This is my kind of wedding (all the heart eye emojis)!

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And the bar? Of course, it is nestled under a tree with the perfect chandelier-holding limb. Love it.

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Alex and JC, you have set the bar high with your chandeliers, biscuits, and adorable reception kisses! We wish you all the best!

Photographed by Erika Mills Photography

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The author: Tilley Hanson

Tilley is the life and style blogger behind TilleysThreads.com. Recently married, she found a love for all things wedding related! The little details from a big day are her favorite and she loves to share advice to help every bride in her journey of becoming a “Mrs.”! Tilley’s life motto is the same as her blood type: B+. Follow along to see more of her fun and sassy posts on things that make us swoon!

1 Comment

  • Alex and Jc’s wedding was a pure delight. They are a very laid back couple who are deeply in love. The day was gorgeous and it was a true celebration of their love for each other.

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