Emerald Green Fall Wedding at The Fredericksburg Square Meagan + Justin | Downtown Fredericksburg, VA

I really just can’t say enough good things about these two. I love Meagan and Justin!!! When I got to meet with Meagan to talk about planning the big day, we ended up talking for way longer than originally planned! I knew Meagan from working at one of my favorite downtown boutiques. I was so honored that she wanted me to photograph her big day, and have been looking forward to it for MONTHS!!!
When Kerry and I arrived at the bridal suite, it was a chilly 38 degrees and we were bundled up in coats and boots. But, as soon as we walked inside, it was buzzing with excitement!! The entire bridal party was so much fun, and they were all SUCH troopers in the cold weather for photos! As soon as we finished all of the portraits, we have a few extra minutes so Meagan and Justin looked at me and said “want to sneak away in the limo for more portraits around downtown!?” Umm…YES! Because this wedding was local to me, we were able to sneak away to my favorite location in downtown – with a  skyline view!!! Wait until you see them!
Meagan and Justin – thank you both so, so much for choosing me to be a part of your special day. I am so honored and I hope you love these favorites as much as I do!! And, I hope you are enjoying your time in JAMAICA!! 🙂
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Peonies and Kate Spade Keds…we’re clearly kindred spirits!!!
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The sweetest surprise from Meagan’s mom!
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Daddy-daughter first look…tears all around!!!
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First look reaction…he almost fell over! She looked BEAUTIFUL!! Richmond_Virginia_Southern_Wedding_Photographer_3760 Richmond_Virginia_Southern_Wedding_Photographer_3761 Richmond_Virginia_Southern_Wedding_Photographer_3762
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One of my FAVORITE receptions to date!! So gorgeous!
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MARRIED!! And another favorite photo!!
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Justin is a police officer…so he broke out REAL handcuffs to put on Meagan for the garter toss!!! HAHA!!
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A huge thank you to the incredible vendor team who made this day happen:
Makeup: Kimberly Cooper Updyke
Venue + Caterer: Fredericksburg Square 
Gown Retailer: That’s My Dress 
Invitations/Paper Products: The Invitation Loft
Invitations/Paper Products: Twila & Co.
Transportation: Elsie Belman Limousine
Grooms cake: Sorby Sweets 
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