Archive for 'St. Louis Wedding Photography'

People tell me that they choose us to be there wedding photographer because they made a real connection with our images. Out photographs tells a story. There is real emotion in the pictures. To bring that feeling to our images, we must first make a connection with you, our clients. Spending time getting to know you and hearing your story fuels us to bring that story to life. Korey and Aany were so authentic in every piece of their wedding day, that capturing their adventure, was one of the easiest connections I’ve ever made. It was impossible not to be pulled in by the peace and unity of their celebration. Of course, the fully loaded taco bar by Seed Sprout Spoon was one of the most beautiful things I’ve ever eaten. Cheers.



Korey & Aany ~  St Louis Wedding Photography

Wedding Ceremony & Reception ~ The Heirloom Room

Catering/Cake – Seed Sprout Spoon

Florist ~ Flowers and Weeds

Wedding Gown Boutique ~ The Ultimate Bride

Paper Design ~ Paperkeet

Hair and Makeup  ~ Looks by Lisa

Band ~ The Aching Hearts

Photography ~ Beautiful Mess Photography

 

I thought I would take a break from the heat this week to feature one of our favorite fall weddings. Greg and Mary threw an elegant, fall bash, on a cool November weekend. Classic black and white with hints of gold fit together perfectly in the historic Chase Park Plaza. Take a look at some of our favorite moments from their wedding story. 




Gregory & Mary ~  St Louis Wedding Photography

Wedding Ceremony ~ Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta

Wedding Reception/Catering ~ Chase Park Plaza Roy Sonesta

Florist ~ Sisters Flowers

Cake ~ The Cakery

Wedding Gown Boutique ~ Clarice’s Bridal

Paper Design ~ M Haley Designs

Hair and Makeup  ~ Looks by Lisa

DJ ~ Rockstar DJ’s

Photography ~ Beautiful Mess Photography

 

 

We were thrilled when we heard that our longtime friend D’Arcy wrote to say she was getting married, and they had picked the perfect venue. We love photographing winery weddings. They are simple and romantic, the landscape offering some of Missouri’s best backdrops for such a beautiful occasion. Among some of the best winery event spaces is Chandler Hill Vinyard. It was an honor to celebrate with Dean and D’Arcy and capture all their personal and beautiful details. 


Dean & D’Arcy ~  St Louis Wedding Photography

Wedding Ceremony and Reception/Catering ~ Chandler Hill

Hair  ~ The Bend Salon

Photography ~ Beautiful Mess Photography

 

Good morning photography lovers!  Today’s wedding post is from the end of summer at Mount Pleasant Winery just outside St. Louis.   David and Becca celebrated their marriage in an intimate ceremony, looking out on the fruited plain, under spacious skies.  From top to bottom their event was draped with some of my favorite flowers of 2016, by Style Altar’d.  Best of all, the support and unity of their friends and family.

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David & Rebecca ~ St Louis Wedding Photography

Wedding Ceremony & Reception ~ Mount Pleasant Winery

Florist ~ Style Altar’d

Cake ~ Wicked Wisk

Wedding Gown Boutique ~ David’s Bridal

Invitations ~ Invitations By Dawn

Hair and Makeup  ~ Beauty by Whitney

DJ ~ The Scott Laytham and Karl Holmes Duo

Photography ~ Beautiful Mess Photography

I can’t say enough about the warmth and joy of this fantastic couple.   Nina and Orie both serve as St. Louis City police officers and I am grateful for their dedication and all they do to serve our amazing city.  They have been genuine and kind, considerate and fun, from the first time we met.    The love and commitment they have to each other is a lovely thing to witness. I can’t wait to show off their wedding photos!  Orie and Nina are beautiful on the inside and out and it has been a pleasure being their photographer.

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Engagement Photography ~ Beautiful Mess Photography

Location ~ St. Louis Art Museum, Forest Park