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Powder Blue Spring Wedding at Eden Try Anna + Chris | Fredericksburg, VA


I remember my first meeting with Anna in a coffee shop in downtown Fredericksburg. She told me all about her wedding day plans, how she met Chris and how excited she was for the big day. Then, last year, I met her sweet momma (who is an AMAZING florist!!) while working a wedding together. I’ve been DYING to photograph these two and their big day ever since!

These two met at work (they both work at Sherwin-Williams – so many funny jokes about this during speeches!!) and Chris’s sweet proposal just melts my heart. Family is something that is very important to both Anna and Chris, so Chris proposed on their annual family trip to the beach – with Anna’s entire family there! After the proposal on the beach, they walked back inside to find their family surprising them with an engagement party. So SWEET!!! They have built a beautiful relationship on their foundation of faith and selflessness – and it is so wonderful to witness.

This wedding kicked off my spring season with the most gorgeous weather – 70 and sunny the entire day! We were SPOILED with gorgeous blooms and such a fun, easy-going morning…I just loved it! AND, the entire wedding was my favorite color…it can’t get much better than that 🙂

Anna and Chris, I hope you enjoy some of my favorites! Capturing your wedding day was such an honor and I am so thankful to know you both. XOXO!

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I just loved these robes!!! So beautiful and unique!

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These sweet momma moments are always my favorite…I cry behind the camera every time!

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Daddy-daughter first look…SO sweet!!!

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First look time!!!

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The ENTIRE wedding party walked 3 blocks in downtown Fredericksburg just to get to this pink fluffy tree…WORTH IT.

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LOVED these monogram barrels!!!

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A huge thank you to the amazing creative team who made this day happen:

Gown Designer: Stella York 
Gown Retailer: Ellie’s Bridal
Invitations/Paper Products: Minted
Cake or Dessert: Sweet Reasons 
Ceremony Music: Sarah Layman
Calligraphy: Jenny Britton

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I'm Hope Taylor, an international Senior Portrait and Wedding Photographer based in Charleston, SC. I'm also an educator, international speaker, and the host of multiple sold-out workshops each year!



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