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Matt surprised Amanda with a marriage proposal while they were on vacation, visiting her family in Brazil. “It was an amazing surprise, and he did it just right!” says Amanda. When they got back home and began looking at venues, they knew right away that a traditional wedding wasn’t for them. “We always had a laid back and intimate wedding in mind. Matt heard from a friend who had been to a destination wedding and was raving about all the fun they had, so we decided to give that some serious consideration. We visited Mexico in October 2012 and fell in love with the vibe, weather and people.”
Happy November! Hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend and are enjoying the holiday tunes! His+Hers=Ours is back to share a few engagement photo ideas with you. Scott and I are less than a year out and earlier this month we met with our photographers from Mi Amore Imagery (one of the photographers also doubles as my awesome sister-in-law and one of my bridesmaids – she’s the best!). To get these engagement photo ideas, we walked around downtown and in a couple parks. We had a great time! Here is a sneak peek of a few. We have to keep some secret for our save the date cards and Christmas cards.
This past weekend, we had my family come to town to attend one of the most exciting events there is, other than the wedding itself – WEDDING DRESS SHOPPING! My mom, maid of honor, sister-in-law and niece went with me to a couple of local wedding boutiques.
I prepared for wedding dress shopping by browsing online and printing pictures of my favorite dress styles to give the attendants an idea of what I like. I did my hair and makeup as if I was going out so when I was looking in the mirror I was getting the full picture of what I would look like on our wedding day. And lastly, I brought a camera with to take photos of me in the dresses (some places may not allow this, but my reasoning was that wanted be sure I liked how I looked in the photos before I was going to buy the dress). Continue reading